Comedy Central must be kicking themselves for letting John Oliver go because the former Daily Show comedian has been absolutely killing it on HBO's Last Week Tonight With John Oliver for some time now. Far from your standard satirical...Show More Summary
Jellyfish and squids are inspiring creatures of the sea and researchers already created a material that mimics some of the properties of their skins. The material could be used to display hidden messages, such as telling an Apple genius...Show More Summary
Obviously, in order to answer this super-silly thought exercise, you’d have to make it a little bit more manageable to calculate. That means in this scenario, the Earth is perfectly round, has the same density all throughout, and won’t, like, scorch your bum when you fall through the core. Show More Summary
A common complaint in the comments of many a Hackaday project is: Why did they use a microcontroller? It’s easy to Monday morning quarterback someone else’s design, but it’s rare to see the OP come back and actually prove that a microcontroller was the best choice. Show More Summary
Since the day Pokemon Go launched, gamers have been poking through the game's code to find any hidden secrets the developers might have hidden within. For the first several days, there wasn't much to talk about, but in the ensuing weeks,...Show More Summary
You wouldn't think it would be possible for someone like Matthew McConaughey to go unnoticed anywhere, but the "True Detective" and "Interstellar" actor has been posting videos on YouTube for a year and isn't getting many views. McConaughey...Show More Summary
A while ago, I wrote a blog about why we get addicted to Facebook. Social media can clearly be addictive. Many of us have seen videos of people walking into fountains (and even traffic) glued to their phone ? one report from Australia...Show More Summary
According to the United States Government, KickassTorrents was operated through Cryptoneat, an alleged "front company" located in Ukraine. Now, however, Cryptoneat's web's presence is no more. In addition to the disappearance of itsShow More Summary
Britney Spears' career may be filled with no shortage of ups and downs, but the pop sensation has impressively managed to remain a relevant fixture in the entertainment industry for a good 15+ years. Currently holding a residence inShow More Summary
The 2016 Summer Olympic Games was a huge opportunity for publishers to engage audiences around the world. Just as athletes trained to “wow” their fans, many outlets prepared to capture the excitement with gold-medal content.
Even a massive cargo ship can sometimes be no match for the massive storms brewing on the world’s oceans. But when you add hundreds of thousands of tons of cargo into the mix, the last place you want to find yourself is on deck when cargo starts spilling overboard. Read more...
When you attend a very large event such as EMF Camp, there is so much going on that it is impossible to catch everything. It’s easy to come away feeling that you’ve missed all the good stuff, somehow you wasted your time, everyone else...Show More Summary
A report from Japanese news site Nikkei (via MacRumors) claims that Apple will unveil a third iPhone model with a 5.5-inch OLED (organic light emitting diode) display with curved side edges. It was first reported by Reuters back in January...Show More Summary
For decades, word processors have continually gained new features that get in the way of the ultimate goal: writing. How do we get back to that goal?
Like Pizza's first project is an animated action comedy series called Bunny Rappid, which will follow the "misadventures of a crime fighting rabbit."
Over the weekend, we saw the first leaked images of the upcoming "PS4 Slim" — a slimmer PlayStation 4 console that is expected to be unveiled alongside the PS4 Neo at Sony's PlayStation Meeting in New York next month. The leak was about...Show More Summary
There's a new, slimmer PlayStation 4 game console. Sony hasn't announced it, or even acknowledged that it exists. That said, at least one person in the United Kingdom already has one. Wait, what? Really! Over the weekend, British classifieds...Show More Summary
But he probably can't talk you through the pain.
Although it never received quite as much attention as Pokemon Go, Oceanhorn: Monster of Uncharted Seas made a big splash when it launched in 2013. Virtually unprecedented in scope and scale, Oceanhorn was a full 3D RPG for iPhone and iPad. Show More Summary
It’s probably a fair question to ask at this point: Do Werner Herzog’s movies need quite so much Werner Herzog in them? There has been a growing fear among longtime admirers of Herzog’s films, of which I am certainly one, that Herzog the Public Personality has been starting to sneak in around the edges of Herzog the Director, and to ill effect. Show More Summary