Ben Lee

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Inside the enigma: The tech behind an escape room

In some ways we're getting people to live a video game or live a movie.<p>Matt Lee -- The Enigma Room<p>"As mainstream as it's become...there is still that magical nature to some tech, especially when you use it in unexpected ways."<p>Matt Lee -- The Enigma Room

The Man Who Sparked GamerGate Regrets The Harassment, Says He'd Do It Again

Eron Gjoni reflects on the "internet warfare" he accidentally created.<p>Eron Gjoni, the 24-year-old whose incendiary blog post precipitated GamerGate, the explosive and controversial movement that has come to dominate internet culture over the last six weeks, says he doesn't really care about the …

This Video Game Is So Hard, You Need To Go Around The World In Order To Win

For the most part, even the hardest video games can be completed from the comfort of your own home. Or sometimes even on the train on the way home from work. It might take you hours or days or weeks, but you don't need much more than some snacks and perhaps a coffee to get you through those hard …

The next Yakuza game is called Yakuza Zero

The only new detail we have right now about the next game in the Yakuza series is its name — <i>Yakuza Zero</i> — and a promise that more will be shared at Tokyo Game Show in September.<p><i>Yakuza Zero</i> is being developed for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4.<p>Unfortunately for western Yakuza fans, that means …

Notes On An Eating Disorder

I still tell my friends I am in recovery so they will hold me accountable.<p>1. It is not rational. It sits inside my body like a worm. It wraps around the edge of my vision and colors everything I touch. All day long I think about it and it thinks about me. I am 16. I am 17. I am 21. It is a worm …

Photographer Takes Beautiful Photos of Her One-Handed Daughter

Holly Springs is a photographer in Auckland, New Zealand. Her daughter was born without a left hand and has struggled with Hirschsprung's Disease. …

Monkeys, ghosts and gods 'cannot own copyright' says US

In the wake of a controversial move by Wikipedia to distribute a monkey 'selfie' for free, against the wishes of the photographer whose camera was used, the US has issued new guidance that says animals, ghosts and gods are all banned from owning copyright<p>In the wake of <b>controversy over Wikipedia’s</b> …

Apple wins 2014 ‘Outstanding Commercial’ Emmy Award for ‘Misunderstood’ holiday ad

Here’s some good news for Apple amid several months of controversy surrounding the Cupertino-company’s marketing efforts: Apples’ 2013 Holiday season television commercial “Misunderstood” has won a Creative Arts Emmy Award for most “outstanding commercial” in 2014. The award was announced on the …

'Video-less' 3D games developed for blind players

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1100000/1100421_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524659211_bab599958d536cba57c56e9f60b1fb6b<p><b>Creating a video game bereft of any actual video might seem like an unusual idea.</b><p>But the concept is being adopted by a growing number of games …

The One Thing That Would Make Magikarp Even Better

You know what would make Magikarp more amazing? No, not a mega evolution. We already have that. Magikarp should have a Primal Reversion in <i>Omega Ruby</i> …

Pokémon

Chris Pratt’s ‘Forgot About Dre’ Rap Sounds Even Better When You Add The Song’s Beat

Stream The Best New Albums This Week From Nine Inch Nails, Teyana Taylor, And Dawes<p>Derrick Rossignol 06.22.18 4 hours ago<p>All The Best New Indie Music From This Week<p>Philip Cosores 06.19.18 3 days ago<p>All The Best New Music From This Week That You Need To Hear<p>Philip Cosores 06.18.18 4 days ago<p>Stream …

Commuters Push Train off a Man Trapped against the Platform

(Photo: @nicolastaylor)<p>Yesterday, a man in Perth, Australia was boarding a train when he slipped and his leg became wedged between the train and the …

Zombie Apocalypse Ready Mountain Bike/Motorcycle

This is the Motoped Survival Bike Black Ops Edition. It's the perfect vehicle for getting around during the zombie apocalypse. I mean, provided you …

The 101 Best Movie Dance Routines Of The Last 35 Years

"God wouldn't have given you maracas if he didn't want you to shake 'em."<p>Hollywood has really stepped up its choreography game over the last 35 years, gifting audiences with hundreds of incredibly memorable — and mimicable — routines.<p>So, I laced up my red shoes to look back on the best live-action …

A Beautiful Staircase That Disappears When Viewed From an Angle

Milan-based design studio Storage Associati created this gorgeous custom staircase that, depending on viewing angle, can be completely concealed by …

Architecture

A Map of the Introvert’s Heart

This week, Gemma outlines The Freelancer Artist’s Food Pyramid.

​Yoshi's Real Name Is Actually 'T. Yoshisaur Munchakoopas'

An old Nintendo character guide lets us know all sorts of things about Mario and his Mushroom Kingdom friends. Like the fact that Bowser invaded …

Retrogaming

Man Buys Every Pie at Local Burger King to Spite Shitty Little Brat

Kids are annoying no matter how you slice it, but if they are crying their heads off and yelling "I want fucking pie!" when you're in line at a …

Burger King

How to Tell When You're in Love, According to a 1950 Instructional Video

"You’re the only girl I’ve dated in two months. We get along fine," Jack tells Nora in defense of his love for her at the start of this 1950 …

Album Covers

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Dioramas Are Awesome

Pavel Elagin is an Australian artist who has not only worked on games like XCOM and BioShock, but also the LEGO movie.<p>You can see more of Pavel's …

XCOM

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Amazon’s ‘Fire Phone’ Comes with a 13MP Camera and Unlimited Cloud Photo Storage

Today, Amazon showed us that where there’s smoke, there’s most definitely Fire. After years of rumors that Amazon was working on a phone, CEO Jeff …

Beauty Beyond Nature: Stunning Artistic Glass Paperweights by Paul J. Stankard | Colossal

<p>Though it may seem implausible, these translucent orbs bursting with activity and life are made entirely from glass by New Jersey-based artist Paul …

Nvidia Grid VCA – Motion Graphics by Bureau Hardy Seiler

The Nvidia Grid VCA – Explanation Video.<p>Bureau Hardy Seiler from Hannover, Germany teamed up with studio Nord Nord to create an explanation video …

Motion Graphics

Powerful Animal Ads That Tell The Uncomfortable Truth

(Image Via Partners Lisboa, Portugal)<p>(Image Via Stick, South Africa)<p>(Image Via Ogilvy, France)<p>We're at a point in our existence on Earth where we can …