Elijah Villanueva

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Chicago’s new Riverwalk offers a vision of the future of urban parks

The city’s new waterfront gem shows how urban public spaces are evolving<p>Chicago’s Lakefront Trail is arguably one of its finest civic asset, a cherished 18.5-mile linear park that showcases the beauty of Lake Michigan. Grant Park, which sits adjacent to the Lake at the center of the trail network, …

Life Is A Pizza Cake T-Shirt

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Expressiv gives your fretting fingers MIDI music-making superpowers

The Expressiv system is the fruit of 3 years of research, development and testing. It doesn't just differ from other instruments in the looks …

20 Awesome Ideas For Your Jack-O-Lantern

[bs_slideshow]<p>Tonight is my personal favorite night of the Halloween season: the night I carve the pumpkins! Ever since I was a little kid, I couldn’t wait for the night I got to carve pumpkins with my family. Picking out your perfect pumpkin, deciding upon your perfect design, and then drawing it …

Hybrid 50cc Ultracapacitor Scooter

We’re all familiar with hybrid gas-electric cars these days, but how about a hybrid scooter that uses supercapacitors instead of batteries? Our hats …

Star Wars Pod Racing, Using Drones

Flying drones such as hexacopters or even quadcopters can be a challenge but imagine the skill needed to fly those drones through obstacles and it becomes a completely new ballgame. Crashing those drones can be devastating considering most of them run a few hundred bucks or more and are designed as …

Food: Recipes, Cooking Tips, Celebrity Chef Ideas & Food News

Bartenders and restaurateurs are taking this processed meat to the next level.<p>The star certainly knows how to shake things up when it comes to …

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28 Hideously Awful Tattoos That Will Make Your Eyes Bleed

If you're considering getting ink for the first time or even some additional work done, please for the love of God avoid going to any of the …

Studio Visit: Prinkshop

"Wear what you care about." That's the motto of NYC-based Prinkshop (short for "printed ink"), a new graphic design and production studio that's leveraging the underused potential of T-shirts (and totes) to spark action and discussion. Each piece—dedicated to a different cause like child abuse …

Artist Adds Doodles to Random People

Instagram member <b>geeohsnap</b> is an artist in Norway. He takes pictures of random people that he sees. He then loads those photos into Snapchat and uses …

How the Three-Layer Facebook Advertising Funnel Can Get You New Customers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In their book Ultimate Guide to Facebook Advertising, online marketing and Facebook ad experts Perry Marshall, Keith Krance and Thomas Meloche explain the game-changing tactics of paid Facebook Ads and how you can gain more on your</i> …

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Five Open-World Game Essentials

Open-world games are here to stay. This new generation has already embraced this genre with titles Watch Dogs, Infamous: Second Son, and …

One Hell Of A Video Game Coffee Table Book

If you have any video game coffee table books, they're probably about concept art, or maybe even cosplay. But Every Day is Play is a little …

How Little Big Planet 3 Teaches You How To Create

Danny plays the the Little Big Planet 3 BETA and learns how to create levels of his own using the series' new tutorial system.

McDonald's Turns into Japan's Most Popular Video Game Anime

A McDonald's in Tokyo's Odaiba has been turned into the fictional fastfood joint Mogmog Burgers from the extremely popular video game and anime …

Here's How Gamer-Teachers Use Video Games In The Classroom

Games are being used much more widely in schools than they were when I first started writing about them 2 or 3 years ago. As of fall 2013, 74% of K-8 teachers were using digital games. 55% of these teachers have students playing digital games at least weekly, 9% daily. The games they are using are …

Videogames museum will show 'gaming is not for sociopaths'

The National Videogame Arcade will open in Nottingham and is aimed at gamers, families, and parents who worry their children might turn into sociopaths<p>A videogame museum is opening in Britain, billed as the gaming equivalent of the National Gallery.<p>The National Videogame Arcade in Nottingham will …

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Razer's Leviathan rises from the deep

Never too shy to dip its toe into a new venture, Razer today announced its first speaker set.<p>The Razer Leviathan is a matched 5.1 channel surround sound bar and 5.25-inch downward firing subwoofer designed for gaming, movies and music. The device can be used wired or wirelessly with Bluetooth 4.0 …

Incredibly Small Zelda, Pokémon, and Mario Dioramas

There are small dioramas, and then there are these. They are teeny.<p>Using putty, plastic, and a whole bunch of patience, a NicoNico user named " A" …

10 Easy Pieces: Wood Platform Bed Frames

Is the platform bed the go-to option for the creative class? Ask any hipster gent which bed he prefers, and you can bet the platform has a spot on …

The single funniest thing about Taco Bell’s new smartphone app

Taco Bell has unchained a new monstrosity upon the American public: A mobile app available for iOS and Android that will let you preorder and pay for …

This ferrofluid artwork follows you until you look at it

If you gaze into the abyss, the abyss also gazes into you. Or, in this case, an adorable, minimalist facsimile of a face, rendered in patches of ferrofluid -- nanoparticles of ferromagnetic material suspended in a carrier liquid.<p>And you don't have to do the first gazing, either: Eye Catcher, a …

Reserve's restaurant concierge app lets you forget about the bill

You can already organize fine dining excursions through a single app like OpenTable, but you still have to pull out your phone or wallet to pay when the night's over. You won't have to worry about the bill with Reserve's new concierge service, though. The currently iOS-only platform lets you not …

Bluetooth Headphones Hooke Have 3D Audio Recorders Built-In

Hooke is a pair of Bluetooth headphones that also double as binaural, or 3D, recorders. The project is currently entering its final day on Kickstarter, having raised $154,000 over its $100,000 goal, and is scheduled to ship in June 2015.<p>Unless you are a raging audiophile, you are probably wondering …

Code School Brings Its Instructional Videos For Developers To iOS

Code School, the online learning destination that grew out of founder Gregg Pollack’s longtime efforts in creating and sharing technical content with a developer audience, has now made the leap to mobile. With the new iOS application, developers can watch Code School’s over 300 instructional videos …

British Broadcaster Sky Invests $7 Million In YouTube Video Network Whistle Sports

Sky (BSkyB) is best known as a British satellite broadcaster, but it is increasingly becoming a startup investor after it announced its third deal in a month. Fresh from putting $5 million into ad tech startup Sharethrough and backing online video platform Pluto, the company has ploughed $7 million …

Calltag lets contacts know why you're calling them before dialing

If you’re tired of only reaching voicemail when you call certain contacts, Calltag might be just the app-sized answer you’ve been looking for.<p>Available for Android and iOS smartphones, the beta Calltag app works like a third-party dialer and prompts you to first select a contact and then choose …

Reddit Gets Into Crowdfunding With Redditmade

Reddit is continuing to expand its presence beyond its wildly popular sharing site — known as the front page of the internet for many — after it jumped into the world of crowdfunding with Redditmade, a service that allows moderators to set up projects which can be backed by Redditors.<p>The move comes …