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Not Even Mike Tyson Himself Can Beat 'Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!'

Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson was on "The Tonight Show" on Tuesday. So of course Jimmy Fallon got the boxer-turned-actor to play a Nintendo classic: "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!"  "I always thought it would just be an amazing thing...Show More Summary

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 Official Final Trailer [Watch]

After The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 teaser trailer, a second teaser trailer, an official teaser trailer with Jennifer Lawrence, and the first major trailer, Lionsgate has finally released the “Official Final Trailer” before the cinematic event hits theaters November 21. Watch below. More fire, more tears, and more really worried and badass facial expressions […]

'One More Line' from 'OTTTD' Developer SMG Studio Coming in November

You may recall that back in May of this year SMG Studios released OTTTD [$4.99], a tower defense title that literally stood for "over the top tower defense." True to its name, OTTTD featured big weapons, tons of enemies, and more blood and guts than you could shake a stick at. We loved it in

Experience design is shaping our future

Design aligns humans and technology, it aligns business and engineering, it aligns digital and physical, and it aligns business needs and user needs. Here at O’Reilly, we’re fascinated by the design space, and we’re launching several initiatives focused on the …

When shinyshiny visited O2’s haunted house

With Halloween just around the corner, O2 has created a haunted house experience like no other, run entirely using smart tech. We were (un)lucky enough to experience the terrifying house, located on Jack the Ripper’s old East London stomping ground, last night – the results of which can be seen in the video above. Show More Summary

Kelly Clarkson Covers Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” Live In Concert [Watch]

Not only does Kelly Clarkson slay her own songs in concert, she is beginning to cover her favorite various chart toppers. Earlier this month, she covered Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” in Chicago and she can now add Taylor Swift last Saturday night in Buffalo. Clarkson introduced this song has “one of her favorite songs out […]

Brief Thoughts on Marvel

Marvel announced their Phase 3 plans for the Marvel Cinematic Universe yesterday and the best way to describe my reaction is they succeeded in diffusing my excitement about Avengers – Age of Ultron and I’m pretty excited about that sequel. Some brief thoughts on the state of Marvel: In 2009, Disney paid four billion dollars for… More #

WATCH THIS: Incredible GoPro video shows what it's like to hunt from the perspective of a lion

If you own a GoPro Hero 4, you could probably strap it on to anything and make a video worth watching. Lion conservationist Kevin Richardson is known around the world for his friendship with lions and hyenas, so it was only natural for him to go on a lethal hunt with his lion pals Meg and Amy. Show More Summary

Cyber Threat Marketing and Political Expediency: STOP THE MADNESS

FireEye's APT28 report is the latest in a series of glossy marketing white papers which claim to reveal the workings of "state-sponsored actors", in this case from Russia. The paper fails to prove its claim of state-sponsorship (a confusing term that the FireEye report never defines) and even gets Moscow's time zone wrong (UTC +3 not UTC +4). Show More Summary

'Sleep Attack TD' Review - Just a Microphone Short of a Beck Song

If you think you're all Tower Defense'd out, be prepared for the tables to turn. Ayopa Games have set their sights on a time honored genre that is, to be honest, usually pretty outdated. Sleep Attack TD[$2.99] is their first foray into tower defense. Our forums have been buzzing about this game for good reason.

Suicide watch for your Twitter friends with Samaritan Radar

U.K.-based charity Samaritans launched a new web app called Samaritans Radar that notifies users if their friends have made any worrying tweets that could indicate depression or a risk of suicide. The app is free to use, and once activated will scan … Continue reading ?

Cognizant exec says all evidence shows enterprises are ready for Hadoop | #BigDataNYC

The enterprise has passed the “science experiment” phase in its journey to adopt Hadoop, and it’s now entering a time when the real value of unstructured data can start coming to bear, according to Gustavo De Leon of Cognizant Technology … Continue reading ?

The Surprising Spooky Secret to Enduring Success Habits

Are you addicted to productivity advice? I was, for a long time. I bought every system, book, and blueprint out there. I had a very spiffy David Allen-inspired GTD process that was only 642 steps long and took a mere 3 hours a day to implement (during which time I wasn’t actually, you know, getting [ Continue Reading... Show More Summary

The Power Of Overhead Shots In Cinema In One Cool Compilation

Video: Some people call these overhead angles “bird’s eye view”, others prefer the grandiloquent “God’s eye view”. Whatever you call them, when these shots are used to enhance the story and not just as a gimmick, they are pure cinematic magic. Editor Brian Carrol put together some of the best in this cool compilation. More »      

Timelapse makes London commute appear relaxing

LONDON — There’s something quite hypnotising about watching trains snake across London Bridge during rush hour from the perspective of Europe's tallest building National Rail filmed this timelapse in September from The Shard, capturing...Show More Summary

The Software Library

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It’s been time to make vintage software accessible. That’s about to take a great leap forward. Last year, it was the Console Living Room, where running versions of 21 different game consoles were put up. That’s been up for basically a year (although it started at around 11 consoles, which were added to over time). […]

James Franco’s strange Droid Turbo ad makes even HTC’s Robert Downey Jr. spots look good

Motorola’s next flagship handset for Verizon has appeared in many leaks before becoming official, including a TV commercial that’s starring none other than famed actor James Franco, who delivers a rather strange Droid Turbo promo message. Show More Summary

This rap video made entirely from office stock footage is oddly soothing

Before a brilliant YouTube user got his hands on this video, the poor souls stuck inside this stock footage office party were dancing in silence Now, with a little musical magic, these creepy stock footage office partiers are pleasantly...Show More Summary

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