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Google Search Will Be Your Next Brain – Backchannel – Medium

“I need to know a bit about your background,” says Geoffrey Hinton. “Did you get a science degree?”<p>Hinton, a sinewy, dry-witted Englishman by way of …

[Updated] If You Paid For H1Z1 Early Access, You're Part Of The Problem

<b>[UPDATE: SOE President John Smedley has engaged me on Twitter concerning this article, and he's been very honest and transparent. As such, I've sprinkled the article with various replies from him. After all, there are at least two sides to every story.]</b><p>Hopefully this article doesn’t become a magnet …

Selling

This NES remake console is crafted from a single block of aluminum and just about ready to ship

While we have covered a number of NES emulators and other classic Nintendo inspired products, today we are featuring a premium option for the purists out there.<p>There are a wide selection of emulation options around for older Nintendo titles, but some prefer the real thing, with original cartridges …

Evolution: Why do we have lips?

Human beings are unusual in that our mouths are surrounded by hypersensitive, easily-hurt pink tissue – why? Jason G Goldman investigates.<p>They kind of flap around on the front of your face, get dried out and chapped in the winter, and occasionally get caught up between your teeth and mistaken for …

Lips

The man who can send you to Mars

Think you’ve got the right stuff to make it to Mars? Richard Hollingham talks to the man selecting astronauts for a privately funded mission to the Red Planet.<p>This is the pitch: a perilous one-way journey to a dead, distant world, leaving your family behind for the rest of your life, before dying …

The Magical Bulletproof Material That Made Iron Man Give Up Iron

Graphene is a fascinating material, consisting of a layer of carbon only one atom thick. As such, it’s not unusual for scientific journals to make it …

Video Games Are Going To Get Worse As Long As We Keep Doing This

Turtle Rock Studios wants $60. This shouldn’t be surprising: $60 is the going rate for a modern AAA game, and Turtle Rock is making one, namely, Evolve, its upcoming 4 v 1 asymmetrical shooter. Their only problem is that they don’t want to have to wait until they’ve actually <i>made</i> a game to get your …

More than 60 games are on sale in celebration of PlayStation’s 20th anniversary

Sony is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the PlayStation brand this month by putting dozens of games from every recent console on sale. That’s …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Appetite 'pacemaker' tells you when you're actually hungry

For some, the biggest challenge of reaching a healthy weight isn't adjusting their diet or getting more exercise -- it's resisting pangs of hunger when they've already eaten enough. They might have a better time resisting that urge after today, as the US Food and Drug Administration has approved a …

6 Trainers' Favorite Workout Moves for Stronger, Flatter Abs

These go-to exercises are seriously challenging—and seriously awesome.<p>Get ready to revamp your abs strengthening routine. We asked six trainers to share their ultimate move for creating a flat and strong core, and they definitely delivered. Check out their go-to exercises—from dead bugs to body …

Workouts

The Top 4 Things Single Men Are Looking for in a Relationship

Spoiler: You might be looking for these exact same qualities.<p>If you're single and wondering what the hell eligible men are really looking for in a partner, here's some good news: It's probably a lot simpler than you think.<p>For National Singles Week (yep, that's a thing), Match.com dug up some stats …

No, Apple Camera Rumor Does Not Mean The End For GoPro

Everyone loves a good Apple rumor. Well, maybe except the late Steve Jobs and now GoPro.<p>On Tuesday, <i>Patently Apple</i>, a blog focused on the technology manufacturer’s latest pieces of intellectual property, published a story with images of patents supposedly revealing Apple’s plans to build “a Superior …

10 Things Every Man Wants in Bed

The Women's Health Guy Next Door dishes on what most dudes are really craving.<p>Rare is the man who demands acrobatic porno stunts and a closet filled with ball gags and leather whips. Sure, those men exist, and if that’s your cup of kink, go for it. But the truth is, most guys are a little more …

Living Rooms

Toyota's VR driving simulator teaches teens to focus on the road

You can tell people that distracted driving is bad and make laws preventing it, but that won't necessarily make the dangers sink in. Toyota thinks it has a way to convey the risks to impressionable minds, however. Its new TeenDrive365 education initiative includes an Oculus Rift-powered virtual …

Personal Robot wants to be the Alfred to your Batman

It’s no longer a question of <i>if</i> we’ll have personal robot assistants in the home, but when. A growing number of companies across the globe are now …

Robotics

Where are our hoverboards? How films predict the future

Back to the Future Part II was set in 2015 – but how accurate was its vision? Nicholas Barber takes a look at how filmmakers tackle tomorrow’s world.<p>We are officially living in the future. At the start of Back to the Future Part II, Marty McFly (Michael J Fox) and Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd) zap …

The Most Disappointing Video Games Of 2014

2014 was a decent year for video games, but it was also a year filled with disappointments.<p>The following games aren’t necessarily the <i>worst</i> games of 2014. Indeed, some even made the Forbes Best Video Games of 2014 list.<p>There were some undeniably bad games released in 2014, but this list is comprised …

Deals of the Week: Two Gaming Laptops, Amiibo Sale, Dragon Age on PC for $32

A good day to start your PC gaming journey.<p>Want more deals? Join the IGN Deals Newsletter.<p>Today's Big Deals<p><b>$200 off a Lenovo Gaming Laptop</b><p>If you've …

How To Win At Game Of Thrones (The Board Game)

Game of Thrones is not like other board games. While there are plenty of strategy games out there, and plenty of games where people have to be dicks …

19 Signs You're Literally Addicted to Your Partner

The symptoms are surprisingly common.<p>Although it can be unhealthy to fixate on another human being — particularly when the feeling isn't mutual — the human brain is wired to develop this kind of dependency.<p>"When you [first] fall in love, you can feel ecstatic like with initial drug or alcohol use," …

Machine learning helps Stanford physicists predict dangerous solar flares earlier | Kurzweil

This solar flare was captured Jan. 14 by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. Stanford physicists are using artificial intelligence techniques in an …

Machine Learning

Modded laptop is an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 combo

Hardware modder Eddie Zarick today revealed his latest creation: a laptop that incorporates both an Xbox One and a PlayStation 4.<p>Zarick already created laptop versions of each console individually (the Xbook One and PlayBook 4), but putting the two consoles together in one portable box is a first. …

12 Things All Guys Love About Being in a Relationship

Believe it or not, we think dating is the best.<p><b>1. Cuddling.</b> When you're not in a relationship, even if you can't have sex, you can at least masturbate. You can't cuddle yourself though. That's strictly relationship territory.<p><b>2. Having someone to text throughout the day.</b> It breaks up the monotony, …