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Donki Pro Font Family

The Donki Pro font family by Gunnar Link.<p>The <b>Donki Pro font family</b> is an extension of the Donki typeface, which was released in 2014 by the German …

Inkblock – Adobe Illustrator Actions

The Inkblock Adobe Illustrator actions for quick and easy vector stamp effects.<p>With <b>Inkblock</b> you get <b>10 Adobe Illustrator actions</b> that let you create …

Boeing has patented a 'Star Wars'-style force field

It might sound futuristic — and it is. The patent isn't about stopping bullets or lasers or anything like that, though. Instead, it detects explosions near a vehicle, and then quickly heats up the air or water between the vehicle and the blast. The heat creates a plasma shield that is more dense …

No more dodging a bullet, as U.S. develops self-guided ammunition

<b>(CNN) —</b> You know the phrase "dodging a bullet"? Forget about it. Probably not going to happen anymore.<p>The U.S. military said this week it has made great progress in its effort to develop a self-steering bullet.<p>In February, the "smart bullets" -- .50-caliber projectiles equipped with optical sensors …

How to find out if your Lenovo is infected with the Superfish adware and remove it

There's no need to panic. It's a relatively simple process to remove Lenovo's "Superfish" adware. Here's what you need to know.<p>Users on Lenovo's forums have discovered that the Chinese company has been preloading some consumer PC models with a software called Superfish Visual Discovery. In short, …

Alto's Adventure (It's Finally Here!)

<b>Alto's Adventure</b> <b>($1.99)</b>, an endless running (snowboarding) game, hits the app charts today. I have been testing the game for weeks, and am thrilled it's finally available to the public!<p>The background art is gorgeous as you ride your snowboard through an ever-changing alpine landscape: first snow …

Lenovo Laptops Shipped With HTTPS-Breaking Spyware... Intentionally

I'm looking at the man in the middle. I'm asking him to change his ways.<p>Certain Lenovo laptops were shipped with adware intentionally pre-installed …

NASA Is Making Parking Spots On The Space Station For Commercial Taxis

It's so hard to find a decent place to dock in low Earth orbit<p>The International Space Station is getting a makeover starting this week. On Friday, astronauts Barry “Butch” Wilmore and Terry Virts will conduct the first of a series of spacewalks to reconfigure the outside of the station to create …

Beer for Cannabis Connoisseurs

A new beer by Colorado-based brewery Oskar Blues keeps cannabis-inclined drinkers in mind. The new brew—dubbed “Pinner” (referring to the term used for small joints)—features a heavy, hoppy aroma that likens itself to the scent of marijuana. Alcohol content is also kept on the lower side, allowing …

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22 Movies Every Designer Should Watch On Netflix

In search of some inspiration? Then we have the movies for you!<p>Sometimes you take a look at your Netflix queue and think there’s nothing decent on the service. That’s not entirely true! Netflix has certainly lost its library of mainstream Hollywood films over the past few years. But for the …

Cable Car Transformed into Luxury Room Suspended Above the French Alps

Adventurous travelers can now direct their wanderlust towards Airbnb's daring, redesigned cable car-turned-luxury accommodation. It's suspended in midair above the Courcheval ski resort in the French Alps. But, before you book your plane ticket, know that it's not available for just anyone to rent. …

Illustrator Simon Prades

Recent work by German illustrator Simon Prades.<p>That’s not the first feature of Simon Prades’ creative work, but the German illustrator recently …