Remember Winamp's wonderful audio visualizers? They let you see your music through trippy ever-evolving patterns, but they couldn't hold a flame to this Pyro Board, which trades animations for a glowing grid of flames produced by 2,500 gas burners. Awesome first, safety second. Read more...
Despite playing an instrumental role in the development of Hadoop and making numerous other major contributions to the validation of the broader Big Data movement, Google has fallen behind in the cloud analytics race, allowing arch-nemesis AWS to fill the … Continue reading ?
Red Hat and Dell are joining forces once again to realize the promise of the open hybrid cloud, which the Linux distributor has been touting for the last couple of years and already made quite a bit of progress towards … Continue reading ?
Even if you've never heard of the Lone Wolf series of gamebooks written by Joe Dever (with their sporadic publishing history I wouldn't blame you), Joe Dever's Lone Wolf [Free], a new adventure made specifically for mobile platforms, has got a lot of initial punch. While everything seems to start like any other gamebook you've
Early this month, Blizzard's Hearthstone [Free (HD)] soft launched, but it wasn't until this past Wednesday afternoon that the iPad version hit worldwide. I'm not sure it surprised anyone that we loved it in our review, and it's safe to say that if you haven't at least tried the game (Which has been available on
One Direction's new video for "You & I," reminiscent of Michael Jackson's "Black or White," has some odd face-morphing special effects. See also: Adult One Direction Fans Share the Story of Their Lives One Direction didn't give fansShow More Summary
The whistleblower again speaks up to spark debate on state surveillance.
The latest update to One Man Left's arcade avoidance game Tilt to Live 2: Redonkulous [$2.99] is now available in the App Store. The update adds a brand new mode called Brimstone Pinball where you'll need to use your arrow character to ricochet a fiery pinball of death around the screen and destroy enemies. The
Anyone who still doubts FWD.us’ political bonafides can at least admit this much: It knows how to make an old-fashioned attack ad. The pro-immigration political action committee led by Mark Zuckerberg just posted a new video to its YouTube page that attacks gay rights and immigration troll Steve King (R-IA) over controversial statements he made to Breitbart...
I watch Mad Men and I studied Blaxploitation in a college film class. Brilliant Mad Men-Blaxploitation parody is brilliant. (Language is NSFW, but no nudity!) [Leroy & Clarkson / via YouTube]
The state of wearables seems to be divided into two contrasting design ideas: the visible and the subtle. On one side, wearable tech is futuristic and cool, and the design of objects should reflect that. At the other end of the spectrum,...Show More Summary
The best views in New York City aren't accessible by subway Equipped with a DJI Phantom drone and a GoPro Hero 3 camera, New York photographer and director Randy Scott Slavin captured some stunning views of the city usually reservedShow More Summary
Easter is celebrated in many guises around the world. Some throw a parade, some paint eggs. Here at Nokia, we’ve decided to do something slightly...
When this week's new releases came and went without a sign from Gameloft's latest Spider-Man movie tie-in game, people were confused. After all, the company had previously announced the game would be out April 17th. Well, they almost made it, as not too long after the clock changed to midnight and the calendar rolled over
Screw playing Call of Duty or Halo or Titanfall or any next generation video game, I want this Chalk Warfare game where you draw your own weapons and fight your friends to become real. Your weapons are only limited by your imagination and well, your drawing skills. Read more...
It's easily the sexiest car at the New York International Auto Show — and also the most mysterious The Koenigsegg Agera R drew a lot of attention from nearby onlookers — despite the fact that it sat next to a Lotus and a Bugatti. That's...Show More Summary
Walk through this year's New York international Auto Show, and it's clear that the current crop of cars are rapidly catching up with the concept vehicles of the future But one audacious 3D-printed car on display at the event, a FordShow More Summary
There's plenty of information out there about Heartbleed. I posted a high level analysis on the Shape blog and there's also an OWASP page up on the topic.Over the past week I had the opportunity to speak with several organizations about the vulnerability, what is at stake and how organizations should be defending their applications and users. Show More Summary
Editors note: This is the free edition of Payments Insider, a newsletter on all things payments produced by BI Intelligence. Click here to subscribe to Payments Insider and receive it in your inbox everyday. PAYMENTS FUNDING HITS NEW...Show More Summary
Mobage has been experimenting in shooters for quite a while now. It started with The Drowning [Free] where they tried to mix a brand new control scheme with bite-sized gameplay that was meant to encompass the casual nature of our devices. Then came Lawless [Free], a take on Time Crisis that was quite well done