Microsoft's Sway presentation application, available starting today in preview form, is the newest member of the Office product family.
It was reported yesterday that some of the young "Outlaw Instagrammers" of NYC had been arrested following a climb of 432 Park Avenue, a building projected to be the second tallest in Manhattan and the tallest residential building in the city. Show More Summary
From guarding our homes to reading our blood pressure, it seems we can use the iPhone for anything and everything these days – including, of course, its original function of playing music. But one of the nuisances of using this now staple fusion...Show More Summary
A trio of 9 year olds and a 6 year old helped Prince Ea come up with this lovely stop motion animation video that uses their illustrations to answer the meaning of life. Obviously, the third graders had some help in answering that unanswerable question but their illustrations are so cute and their speech is so adorable enough that it'll motivate anyone. Read more...
It's an obvious stunt. Nestle Fitness outfitted a woman with a bra camera to show just how many people sneak a glance throughout the day. Spoiler! It's a lot of random eyeballs. Why did they do this? Nestle Fitness says: to remind women around the world to check their breasts regularly to help prevent breast cancer. Read more...
Did you miss our real-time coverage of Microsoft's Windows 10 reveal? You can now watch all 40 minutes of the presentation yourself in this video. [YouTube via The Verge] Read more...
I think we should re-visit the playgrounds of our childhood to see how much fun we can have now. Because if it's anything like these guys from the Streaks Show, it looks like it'll be an insane amount of fun. I mean, they used a seesaw to basically jump flip out of the world of physics and gravity and momentum. Read more...
Jeff Goldblum has found the role he was born to play: famous person Terry Quattro. In this advertisement for GE Link lighting solutions, the Hefner-esque Goldblum struts around the screen with his "lighting servant" and sparkly-dressed...Show More Summary
It’s starting to be that time of year again; the Halloween-themed hacks are rolling in. [John Lauer] needed a propane-powered flame effect for his backyard ICBM “crash site”. Rather than pony up for an expensive, electronically-controlled...Show More Summary
Four years after launch, OpenStack is finally starting to see the first user communities forming, according to the head of the industry consortium that oversees the development of the fast-emerging cloud framework. In his latest appearance on theCUBE during a … Continue reading ?
That little thing that you stick in your computer to store or transfer data can also mean very bad news. The USB device or “flash drive” can be reconfigured to work like a little thief, for instance, being made to mimic a keyboard and take instructions from the master thief to rip off data or install malware. Show More Summary
If you've been paying attention, you know that insides of golf balls are unexpectedly beautiful —like psychedelic bullseyes or surreal alien planets. But what is all that colorful stuff made of ? As this video from Wired shows, golf ball is a serious piece of technology crammed into a mere 1.62 ounces. Read more...
Physicists at the University of Rochester have created an incredibly versatile cloaking device, which hides things from view. But more importantly, you can make this crazy concealing device at home for under $100. All it takes is four lenses, an optics bench for holding the lenses in place, and an insatiable appetite for making things disappear. Show More Summary
Apple’s entry into the big screen smartphone market has been largely successful considering the record 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus units sold in the opening weekend, however there has been one particular “issue” that seems to suggest otherwise. After a few images of a bent iPhone 6 plus surfaced online the media took immediate notice and widely reported... Read More
A young boy discovers an apparently friendly (but deadly) alien creature and winds up entangled in a top secret government operation. To the people who made this: WE WANT A FULL FILM! :) Director: DAVID WEINSTEIN Producers: DAVID WEINSTEIN, MARIAM PRICE, ADAM COGGIN VFX Supervisor: ADAM COGGIN Photography: MARIO CONTINI Editor: PHIL BUCCI Music: EDWIN […]
Improv Everywhere is an NYC-based guerrilla prank group who's various missions have included planning a massive Best Buy infiltration and turning a busy New York subway stop into an underground spa. For their latest social experiment, the team gave 2,000 people instructions via headphones, severely confusing local residents. Read more...
Yahoo got the cash. Its bounced-out founder got the vindication. How the jackpot Alibaba deal went down on a casual beach stroll, and what Yang plans to do next as the Valley's new power broker to Asia.
The new trailer for Taken 3 hit the internet today and Liam Neeson is in top form. The plot for Taken 3 is a little different than it’s predecessors. Mainly, no one gets taken in the new movie. Well, at least not in the trailer. The clip starts with Liam Neeson discovering his murdered wife’s body. The cops catch […]
As the Cold War conflict expanded in the 1950s, the Soviet Union dry-tested a hydrogen bomb and defense tactics became a top priority for the United States. Seeking to create a long-range nuclear missile option, the Air Force contracted Convair Astronautics to deliver SM-65 Atlas, the first in series of ICBMs. Show More Summary
Live-action "sci-fi epic" coming from the studio that made Mortal Kombat movie.