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Oculus VR announces new prototype: Crescent Bay

Oculus VR is getting closer to the consumer version of its Rift headset.<p>The third major revision of the Oculus Rift virtual-reality development kit is called Crescent Bay. It has improved optics, 360-degree motion tracking, and it is much lighter. It also features integrated audio, but that is …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

A Series of Sculptures That Cast Shadow Art When Lit From a Specific Angle

New York City-based artist Kumi Yamashita creates sculptures that look like abstract forms or random assemblages of objects, but when they are lit …

What Businesses Could Learn From The Fall Of Juicy Couture

What will bubblegum princesses wear on flights from L.A. to Puerto Vallarta now?<p>Last week, Juicy Couture announced it will be closing all U.S. stores by the end of June, Racked reported.<p>For those for whom a little silver J on a zipper symbolized bitchy popular-girl oppression in middle school–a …

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Newly Commissioned Marine Visits Sick Grandpa to Offer Her First Salute

(Photo: Marty Teufel)<p>2nd Lt. Taylor Batye is a recent graduate of the US Naval Academy and a newly-commissioned officer in the Marine Corps. The …

Star Wars Gets The Macross Treatment

(Video Link)<p>You may have already drawn a correlation between Star Wars and Robotech, you may have pulled out this geeky trump card while in a heated …

Here comes the sun! The sun, peeking through the thin line of Earth's atmosphere, is featured in this image photographed by an Expedition 40 crew member on the International Space Station. Crew members onboard the space station see, on average, sixteen sunrises and sunsets during a 24-hour orbital period. Image Credit

50 Creative Ways to Repurpose, Reuse and Upcycle Old Things

If you’re like me, you probably have a lot of old stuff just lying around your house. It’s not doing anything but taking up space, but you’re either …

Project Flare allows Square Enix to create a virtual world 17 times larger than Skyrim

Square Enix may have disappointed some fans by not bringing <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> and <i>Kingdom Hearts 3</i> to this year's E3, but they saved one surprise to show off behind closed doors.<p>In a demo and question-and-answer session mostly restricted to developers and potential publishing partners, Square Enix …

This Smart Cup Can Identify Any Beverage You Pour Into It

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Vessyl is the smartest cup you didn't know you needed. There's nothing tech people love as much as …

Calvin And Hobbes’ Bill Watterson secretly drew some comic strips this week

With the real J.D. Salinger dead and Jeff Mangum—the J.D. Salinger of indie rock—touring again, the world is running out of reclusive geniuses who …

Antony and Cleopatra on the Fishing BargeAntonius Cleopatra

<i>Antony and Cleopatra on the Fishing Barge<br>Antonius Cleopatra</i><p>Christian Bernhard Rode, German, 1725 - 1797<p><b>Geography:</b><br>Made in Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany, Europe<p><b>Date:</b><br>1779 <b>Medium:</b><br>Etching and drypoint<p>Philadelphia Museum of Art

Feel the Love: 15 Creative Engagement Photos

Junebug Weddings have just announced their 50 Best Engagement Photos of 2014. The contest, now in its second year, received over 5,000 submissions …

Revealed: The Criminal Lamborghini Gangs Of Japan

Every capital city has it's fair share of gang culture, but in Japan the familiar biker gangs are giving way to new movement of Lamborghini driving …