Following Real Racing 3's [Free] first anniversary last week where they were giving out a free in-game Porsche, EA and Firemonkeys have just released a pretty huge new update to the game adding a bunch of customization options, photo sharing, controller support and new luxury vehicles from Aston Martin. The new customization options allow you
A server cluster, Python, and a sandbox game come together to rebuild New York.
A compilation of the aurora borealis from late August to mid-November 2013. The scenes where mainly captured in the areas near Nordreisa, Troms, Norway. [Level 4]
Pizza Hut has developed an interactive table that lets customers piece together their perfect pie. The pizza chain worked with Chaotic Moon Studios to creative the touchscreen, reports Leah Gonzalez at PSFK. "Diners can select their pizza size, sauce and cheese, and toppings," Gonzalez writes. Show More Summary
It’s not a surprise that Ben Horowitz got a book deal, that the book is already getting a flood of press, or that it’ll sell well. Horowitz is one of the most powerful investors in Silicon Valley right now and has built his following largely through his writing on this blog. A book collecting a lot of these posts was...
I love viral marketing. There’s something awesome about a company bucking the traditional path of advertising their product and going in a completely new direction. Whether you’re pushing a hit TV show, deodorant or a pointless movie remake, there’s something inherently charming to me about doing your own thing. That’s why I’m currently obsessed with... Read More
Get an even better deal by donating above-average early for all six games The latest Humble Mobile Bundle — now the fourth iteration — is available, brining you four or six amazing Android games for an equally-amazing price. The Humble...Show More Summary
A new leaked video appears to show off Microsoft's coming personal digital assistant, codenamed ;Cortana,' in action.
Does anything drive humans as much as our awareness of mortality? No other animal sees a bush, calls it a bush, draws the bush, gives the bush a back story, then cries when the bush dies. It's arguably the saddest, and most beautiful quality humans possess. We have awareness of the world, we can create
Late last week, Telltale sent the word out that the second episode of Walking Dead: The Game - Season 2 [$4.99] would be hitting this week… on PlayStation, PC, Mac and Steam. True to their word, it is indeed available right now on those platforms, but for whatever reason there was no confirmation on when
If you had a lucky childhood, tucked away in a corner of your closet was a gigantic collection of loose Legos. It was the culmination of dozens of kits and construction sets, collected over the years and dumped into a single bin. Paw through the bits and pieces long enough, and you could create anything: […]
(Credit: Video screenshot by Leslie Katz/CNET) It wasn't too long ago that rotary phones and pay phones were standard ways to communicate. You'd wait for a dial tone and then make your call. And if you got a busy signal, you'd hang up the phone and try later. Show More Summary
This week’s Retrotechtacular is a 1943 Encyclopædia Britannica film focusing on optical sound reproduction for motion pictures. Both the sound and the images are recorded on film, which is only affected by light. Therefore, the sound...Show More Summary
Here's one video that was missing from Beyonce's visual album: the emoji version of her hit "Drunk in Love" which she and husband Jay-Z performed at this year's Grammy Awards. The video (via Time), depicts every word of the song using emoji. Show More Summary
Vice Media is ready to do breaking news. Don't expect anchors at desks and scrolling graphics Vice News has launched with a series of videos from locations including Ukraine and Venezuela, featuring the organization's signature on-the-ground...Show More Summary
In the war to supplant Apple as America's No. 1 smartphone seller, Samsung has unleashed an all-out advertising blitz to the tune of a $14 billion annual marketing budget. According to a story published yesterday by The Wall Street Journal,...Show More Summary
What could be better than a lady in Harry Potter apparel playing Hedrig’s theme on the electric harp? Why, two ladies in Harry Potter apparel playing Hedrig’s theme on electric harps of course. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_phwiOmE_Aw Check out their YouTube channel for more covers including classic rock and themes from Game of Thrones and Lord of the […]
[Pat] may not be the world’s most dangerous secret agent, but he does have Woodhouse taking care of his home. [Pat] has been upgrading his sonic screwdriver home automation system these past few months. Waking up to a chilly room led him to start hacking a thermostat interface. Show More Summary
Facebook is reportedly in talks to buy a drone company called Titan Aerospace for $60 million, according to TechCrunch. The idea is that Facebook could use the drones to bring Internet access to parts of the world that still need it, as part of Mark Zuckerberg's goal to bring the web to the entire world, through the Internet.org initiative. Show More Summary
There’s a lot of excitement around Hadoop, but at present only a portion of operational clusters are in production, due primarily to a lack of enterprise features such as disaster recovery and continuous availability. WANdisco chief marketing officer Jim Campigli … Continue reading ?