As an open source maintainer, it’s important to recognize and show appreciation for contributions, especially external contributions. We’ve known for a while that after a person’s basic needs are met, money is a poor motivator and does not lead to better work. Show More Summary
Internet radio company Pandora Media, Inc. beat analyst […]
Research shows 30% of mass shootings are inspired by prior mass shootings, CBS News reports. A gun-control nonprofit is hoping to do something about that with a new browser plugin that removes the names and photos of mass killers from websites. Google Chrome users can download the Zero Minutes of...
Looking to gussy up your iPhone or iPad home screen? Lifehacker reports on a "fun little trick" that changes your lame, old square folders to awesome circle folders. All it takes its setting a very small image—like 3 pixels by 3 pixels small—as your home screen wallpaper on...
The Internet's favorite crazy inventor has created a rideable hoverbike, and while it doesn't go much higher than a couple feet, it's a pretty innovative creation. YouTuber Colin Furze, famous for his homemade Wolverine claws, jet-powered bicycle and recent thermite launcher, embarked on his first-ever flying project as requested by fans. Show More Summary
What’s to be gained from reverse engineering a four-decade-old video game? As it turns out, quite a lot, and as you’ll learn from [Norbert]’s recent talk at the ViennaJS meetup, it’s not just about bringing a classic back to life. The game in question is Kee Game’s Sprint 2, a monochrome 2D car race that allowed two players to compete head to head. Show More Summary
Saying goodbye to a man who filled the world with crap.
We’ve all been there, you drop your phone and you hear that heartbreaking sound, you know your screen is going to be a spider web of cracks even before you pick it up, and the question that goes through your head is something like can you replace an iPhone screen yourself? The answer is yes […] The post How To Replace An iPhone Screen Yourself appeared first on Apple Gazette.
If the months preceding the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens were any indication, we're never going to know much about the upcoming Star Wars movies before they hit theaters. The same was true of Rogue One, even after we saw the...Show More Summary
It's a shame that video game consoles have grown so large that carrying them to a friend's house no longer feels like a reasonable option. You're not going to throw your Xbox One in a backpack the way you did with your Nintendo 64 or...Show More Summary
Some games require a great deal of effort to complete. Whether its their length, their difficulty or their complexity, games like Dark Souls, Spelunky and Dota 2 are best known for driving players crazy as they attempt to fight their...Show More Summary
On the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster, intrepid video game developer The Farm 51 has released a stunning 360-degree trailer for a VR project that will allow viewers to explore the abandoned city without ever leaving their...Show More Summary
The Monkees have had their share of good times since the rock band formed in the 1960s, with a slew of reunions even after they broke up. Now, coinciding with the band’s 50th anniversary, its first new album in nearly 20 years is due...Show More Summary
Levon Biss uses macrophotography to capture insects in unprecedented detail.
E-cigs are helping people more than hurting them. At least that's the conclusion of a new report released Thursday by the Royal College of Physicians, the medical organization that sets standards for UK doctors. Their finding runs counter...Show More Summary
The newest Star Wars villain, Kylo Ren, has appeared in various spoofs following the release of last year’s massive hit Star Wars: The Force Awakens. But what you’re about to see probably takes the cake so far: fake, but hilarious outtakes from the movie. Show More Summary
It's been months since Star Wars: The Force Awakens left theaters, but that hasn't stopped fans from poring over every moment of the movie to try to discover any hidden secrets they might have missed. So while you're waiting for Rogue...Show More Summary
Aziz Ansari and Eric Wareheim were in Italy recently, presumably shooting Season 2 of Master of None for Netflix, eating lots of pasta and, in their spare time, making a video for Kanye West’s song “Famous.” The two comedians postedShow More Summary
Machines running out of control are one of the staples of comedy. For the classic expression, see Chaplin’s “Modern Times”. So while it starts out merely impressive that [Denver Finn]’s robotic fingers can play an iPad piano video game, it ends up actually hilarious. Show More Summary
MakerBot is not dead, but it is connected to life support waiting for a merciful soul to pull the plug. This week, MakerBot announced it would lay off its entire manufacturing force, outsourcing the manufacturing of all MakerBot printers to China. Show More Summary