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Devil’s Bluff: Like Clue Where the Murderer Actually Gets to Murder

One of the most annoying parts of playing Clue, for me, was to discover that in order to win I had to turn myself in. Also, why didn’t I know that I was the murderer? It…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens First Teaser Trailer Is Here At Last!

After years of wait, it’s finally here! The first look at J.J. Abrams’ Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s loaded with new cool stuff: The new version of the X-Wing fighters, new characters, new storm stormtroopers, and one really cool shot of the Millennium Falcon battling TIE fighters over a desert. Watch it! More »      

An Original Beatles Mic Is A Better Use Of Your Black Friday Cash

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You know that $600 you have stashed under the mattress to buy a pimpin' flatscreen in the sales? Grab it, raid the kid's piggy banks, and jump on a plane down to Dallas: some of the Beatles' microphones, complete with authentic Lennon & McCartney Spittle, are up for sale. Read more...

This drone-filmed video of Chernobyl is the most haunting thing you’ll see all week

Thankfully, the closest most of us have come to living in a post-apocalyptic nuclear wasteland has been playing the Fallout series. However, such haunting disaster zones do exist in the world and one of them is located in the Ukrainian city of Pripyat, which was the location of the catastrophic Chernobyl nuclear disaster that occurred in 1986. Show More Summary

First Trailer for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens Released

Sucks to be December 2014—as of today, December 2015 is all anyone’s going to be looking forward to. That’s when we’re getting Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens, so saith the debut trailer that hit the Internet today. Like any good first trailer, this one is short on exposition and long on raw excitement. Show More Summary

Clever new iPhone app lets you unlock your Mac with Touch ID

Do you ever wish you had a simple way to unlock your computer just as easily as you unlock your Touch ID-enabled iPhone? Well now there is one, at least for Mac owners. A new app called FingerKey has come up with a clever way to let you unlock your computer using any Touch ID-compatible device. Show More Summary

Europe will make Ariane rockets more competitive with SpaceX

5 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

No, not "airline" rockets. Ariane rockets. According to The Wall Street Journal, EU ministers are finally about to approve plans for a more affordable version of the Ariane series -- the same family that launched Rosetta back in 2004. What counts as...

Nutshell Lets You Contain Yourself In Your Own Portable Pod

Now you can be alone even when you’re in a crowded room with the Nutshell. It’s a portable pod that you can expand to create your own little hideaway, wherever and whenever you feel like it.…

On Mars, The Frost Is Made Of CO2

Briefly: This is Mars’ Hellas Chaos, an area covered in wind-blown dunes and flat-topped mesas. The dusting of white is in fact carbon dioxide frost — so, pretty chilly then! [ESA] More »      

Cheap Tablets Aren't Just Crap, They're Dangerous

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

As you head to your local Walmart today for America's annual reenactment of The Hunger Games, here's a reminder that sucker-punching someone to get the last $50 tablet might not be the wisest course of action. For several reasons. Read more...

Here’s when Microsoft will reveal the key Windows 10 details you’ve been waiting for

Those of us who use Windows 8 on a desktop computer or on a laptop without a touch display are eagerly awaiting the release of Windows 10, which Microsoft has promised will bring back a lot of the desktop-centric features that we’ve missed since Windows 7. Show More Summary

What to get when you've got a gamer in your life

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

It's that time of year again! You know, the one when you have to hand over your hard-earned cash or dole out the credit card digits to get the loved ones in your life a little something celebratory. Lucky you, we've got a slew of great recommendation...

Five Windows 8.1 tablets under $200

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Windows 8.1’s tile UI makes it better suited to touchscreen input than other desktop operating systems, and by now we’re used to seeing hybrid systems, like Microsoft’s own Surface 3 Pro, that offer both tablet and notebook functionality. Show More Summary

Rugged COFFEEBOXX coffee maker goes anywhere

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Sometimes, all one needs to get through the workday is some coffee. Depending on where you work, though, getting a coffee maker onto the job site might end really poorly for the device, as most machines aren't designed to take a beating. Show More Summary

AirStrato drones give military performance at "affordable" prices

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

The growth in the availability of drones over the last few years has been explosive. In tracking the trend, Gizmag has covered everything from pocket-sized consumer quadcopters to Predator military models. A Romanian NGO, however, is...Show More Summary

Zombie Pokémon Are Terrifying, and Should Be L4D2 Special Infected

Most Pokemon aren’t terribly frightening. Take Pikachu and Weezing, for example. One is a tiny yellow rodent with a goofy smile and Nutcracker-esque red cheek circles and the other is a pair of dull looking floating…

ThyssenKrupp unveils revolutionary Willy Wonka-like elevator concept

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Elevator design hasn't progressed very much during the past 160 years, and still comprises cabins which move vertically in a shaft supported by cables. This is inefficient and limiting, taking up a relatively large footprint and requiring people to wait a long time for the next lift. Show More Summary

Give the Gift of Battery Life with this Discounted Anker

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

USB battery packs are my favorite generic holiday gift. They're useful to literally everyone, they offer a tremendous amount of utility for a modest amount of money, and it still seems like most non-nerds aren't fully aware that they exist. If you have anyone on your shopping list that could use one, here's a great deal. Read more...

Check out the awesome Android surprise OnePlus has prepared for Black Friday

The OnePlus One has been one of the most interesting Android handsets released this year, a high-end device priced at an unbelievably low price. Perhaps because of this, OnePlus hasn’t always been able to meet demand, annoying some potential buyers with its invite system and other controversies that affected the phone’s launch. Show More Summary

OnePlus and Cyanogen on brink of breakup after India fight

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Poor OnePlus just can't take a break. Just as the company's busy taking care of its Black Friday promotion, its store opening in Beijing and its India launch with Amazon next week, a close partner decided to drop a hurtful bomb. Cyanogen Inc., the ma...

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