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'Deep Under the Sky' from 'Incredipede' Creator Coming This Week

Colin Northway of Incredipede [$3.99] fame has announced his latest title, Deep Under the Sky, releasing this Wednesday on iOS. Created in collaboration with Rich Edwards, creator of Pineapple Smash Crew on PC, this puzzler bosts a gorgeous alien look and single-tap gameplay. The game is played entirely with a single tap: doing so launches

The Sky This Week - Thursday August 21 to Thursday August 28

19 hours agoAcademics / Astronomy : Astroblog

The New Moon is Tuesday August 26. Mercury climbs higher in the evening sky. The Moon is close to Mercury on the 27th. Mars and Saturn are prominent in the evening sky are at their closest this week. Venus is low in the morning twilight while Jupiter rises higher. Show More Summary

Competition coaxes computers into seeing our world more clearly

22 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

As surely as the seasons turn and the sun races across the sky, the Large Scale Visual Recognition Competition (or ILSVRC2014, for those in the know) came to a close this week. That might not mean much to you, but it does mean some potentially big...

Set Your Alarm: Venus and Jupiter Will Light Up the Pre-Dawn Sky

2 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

This is a week dedicated to the early riser. If you're an energetic morning person who can actually operate in the early hours or just have a strong desire for astronomy that overrides your need for sleep, then you'll be able to witness quite the light show. Read more...

The death of the Boeing 747, NVIDIA Shield review and other stories you might've missed

This week, we reviewed NVIDIA's Shield tablet, toured a graveyard of Boeing 747s, discussed the future of Xbox One, visited the new Sky Sports News HQ and more! Read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last seven days. Oh, and be sure to...

The Sun Will Burn out Before You Finish No Man's Sky - IGN News

While showing off No Man's Sky at Gamescom this week, Hello Games co-founder Sean Murray took some time to explain the vastness of the procedurally-generated universe in the game.

This Little-Known Robin Williams Ad Will Break Your Heart All Over Again

Earlier this week, we recapped some of the best moments from Robin Williams' contributions to advertising, but a reader pointed out that we omitted one of his last—and most touching—commercials. In the 2012 spot below for Sky Italia satellite TV, Williams plays a life-sized toy robot that a boy finds waiting for him under the Christmas tree. Show More Summary

What's Up: Life is Strange, eons of exploration in No Man's Sky, and the many skills of Claptrap

I've been buried in gamescom news this week, but I've surfaced to relay the stories I'm most excited about to you. Life is Strange is an unusual adventure game from the creators of Remember Me. No Man's Sky allegedly would take actual millennium to explore. And we finally see what Claptrap has up his sleeve in Borderlands The Pre-Sequel. Turns out, it's a whole bag of tricks.

Folks Festival Flight of Fancy: The Stray Birds Reach for the Sky

It's not their first trip to Lyons, Colorado, but Oliver Craven, Maya de Vitry and Charles Muench are preparing a feel-good story for first-class delivery to the three-day Rocky Mountain Folks Festival this week. While camping together...Show More Summary

The Sky This Week - Thursday August 14 to Thursday August 21

The Last Quarter Moon is Sunday August 17. Mercury returns to the evening sky late in the week. Mars and Saturn are prominent in the evening sky and come closer together during the week. Venus is low in the twilight and meets Jupiter on the 18th.The Last Quarter Moon is Sunday August 17. Show More Summary

Want to watch Sky Sports? NOW TV is offering a £10.99 weekly pass until November

BSkyB has announced a new premium tier for people subscribing to its range of sports channels via its NOW TV streaming service. Available from later this week, the Sky Sports Week Pass offers seven days of access to all 7 Sky SportsShow More Summary

'Rich Kids of Beverly Hills' Recap: Roxy Sowlaty Is The Rudest Person Alive

Post by Rebecca Stokes. Oh please blessed Jimmy Choo store in the sky, save me from the awkward! This week on Rich Kids of Beverly Hills we returned to join the gang as the experience the life-changing event of traveling together to China on someone else's dime. Show More Summary

Beijing Hopes to Keep Skies Bluer for Regional Forum

Beijing plans to heavily reduce the use of government vehicles for two weeks while it hosts a meeting of senior officials from the Asia-Pacific Economic and Cooperation forum later this month in an attempt to lower pollution levels.

The Sky This Week - Thursday August 7 to Thursday August 14

The Full Moon is Monday August 11. This is a perigee Moon (a so-called "super Moon"). Mars and Saturn are prominent in the evening sky. Venus is low in the twilight. Perseid meteor shower August 12-13.The Full Moon is Monday August 11. Show More Summary

Spectra - for seven nights in August in London

If you're in central London this week, you can see a new art installation which is on view for just seven nights.  Spectra is a column of intense white light punctuating the London sky from dusk... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Lucy In The Sky…With Milk-Bones™?

This is Lucy, a 3 year old my boyfriend and I adopted two weeks ago from the D.C. area Partnership for Animal Welfare (PAW Rescue.) She came “pre-programmed” with the whole repertoire of Cute Rules and adheres strictly to C.O. Rules like “head down, eyes look up” religiously. She was nervous at first but quickly […]

12.04 – MU Podcast

Australian Ufologist Damien Nott joins us in the studio this week to share his incredible UFO footage and his new Kickstarter campaign for the upcoming documentary project ‘Haunted Skies‘. In 2012, after relocating to his Grandparent’s home in a small Australian town, Damien found himself at the centre...

Fly frugal to these 18 amazing destinations with Flight Centre's Lowest Airfare Guarantee!

2 weeks agoChina / Shanghai : Shanghaiist

When it comes to booking cheap flights, the sky's the limit with FlightCentre, the travel agency trusted by expats in Shanghai and around China. This week, beat the heat and fly to 18 incredible destinations in the Asia-Pacific region and North America. Show More Summary

Big Game Night: Blood Bowl, Angels in the Sky, and More

It’s Big Game Night on the App Store, which means lots of developers are putting their best new games out at 11 p.m. Eastern time. We’ve looked through the new releases and picked the best of the best below — and this week looks particularly strong. So click ahead for a peek at what’s coming, […]

The Sky This Week - Thursday July 31 to Thursday August 7

The First Quarter Moon is Monday August 4. Mars and Saturn are prominent in the evening sky. The Moon is close to Mars on August 3. Saturn is occulted by the Moon August 4 in the third of a series of rare occulations. Venus is prominent in the twilight. Show More Summary

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