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This is the world’s largest arcade machine — it stands taller than an African elephant

This giant arcade machine will make you feel very small.<p>Chigaco-based network engineer Jason Camberis has built the world’s largest arcade machine. It stands over 14 feet tall and is more than 3 feet deep. Camberis told Guinness World Records that he decided to make the machine to “make people …

The world's most colorful cities have no need for an Instagram filter

Most cities are colorful: They have different districts, interesting people, and unique stories. But let's drop the metaphor and focus on real …

Travel

Ingenious Nesting Bookshelf Designed to Expand to Any Size You Need

Japanese design firm Nendo merged the concept behind Russia's traditional matryoshka dolls with an ordinary bookshelf so that book lovers will always have room for their growing personal library. This creation, known as the <i>Nest Shelf,</i> is designed with practicality in mind, with the added bonus of …

This Famous Image Of Marie Curie Isn't Marie Curie

This one could've used a fact-checker or two...<p>The above image, allegedly of Marie Curie, adorns stamps around the world. But there's a problem: It's not Marie Curie.<p>It's instead a photo of Susan Marie Frontczak, snapped by Paul Schroder in 2001. Frontczak makes a living portraying the famous …

Samsung patent filing gives clues to future of ‘Ahead,’ its Google-Glass-like device

Google Glass, the ill-fated augmented reality headset that Google canned in 2014, got a spiritual successor in Ahead, a product released earlier this …

Augmented Reality

Wi-Fi 802.11ac wave 2 certification improves multi-device support

As the number of devices connected to our home, work and school wireless networks continues to grow, and with increasing demands from things like 4K …

These Wireless Earbuds Bring Augmented Reality to Your Ears

One step closer to the future of ‘Her.’<p>Traditional earphones are inherently flawed in that they only work at their best when they completely block out ambient sound, making you deaf to your surroundings. While smart earbuds such as the Bragi Dash now allow you to adjust the level of audial …

10 must-have accessories for every Nikon DSLR owner

Whether you're thinking about getting a Nikon DSLR, you've just got one or are a long time user, there's a wealth of accessories out there to help …

Cameras

3 high-tech camping gadgets to help you face the wilderness

Technology-infused camping is here to stay.<p>So before you decide to tough out this summer’s rainstorms by hiding in a soggy tent or chug cold coffee to stay awake on a hike, consider picking up a few of the new high-tech products that have been designed to make the great outdoors a little more …

Among the best new apps for Android smartphones and tablets of June 2016 are Detour, RunGo, Lost Frontier, Rodeo Stampede and BitTorrent Now<p>From travel tips and running guides to puzzles and elephant stampedes, it’s a good month for high-quality new Android apps and games.<p>Here are 20 worth trying. …

Apps