Leo Hsieh

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Development Team Led by John Gruber Releases New Note-Taking App Vesper

<i>Vesper</i> is a new note taking app that also incorporates to-do elements, allowing users to capture thoughts, tasks, and ideas quickly and efficiently. The app comes from newly minted company Q Branch, which includes Apple blogger John Gruber, developer Brent Simmons, and designer Dave Wiskus.<p>Vesper …

Best Indie Games for iPhone and iPad

Home for the holidays with nothing to do? These games are worth your time.Over the years, I've played many games on my iPhone and iPad — top-tier …

Play this: 'Save the Date,' a dating sim like no other

Paper Dino Software's <i>Save the Date</i> is a rather unique game. You play as an unnamed character who is tasked with arranging a date with the object of your affections, Felicia. It plays out as series of multiple-choice questions, but after spending some time with the game, you'll discover that the …

Want to know what makes you happy? There’s an app for that! [giveaway]

I have a confession to make. For the past two months, I have been receiving a push notification at 9 PM that asks me for my mood. With a quick swipe, I scroll through the various faces and describe my mood for the day. The app also gives me the option to leave a quick comment or reason for my …

Robert Downey Jr. reportedly signs with HTC for $12 million marketing blitz

HTC is preparing an extensive two-year marketing campaign featuring <i>Iron Man</i> star Robert Downey Jr, according to two sources who spoke to <i>Bloomberg</i>. The deal is said to be worth $12 million and will span television, print, and billboard advertising around the globe, with Downey maintaining a level of …

The Genius Of Instagram’s New Video: It Can Also Stay Still

In response to Twitter’s Vine, the social network has found an elegant way to introduce moving pictures in a way that allows anyone to turn a photograph into a memory with just a tap.<p>Digital photo and video are taken exactly the same way: light soaking into a sensor. Yet the essence of them is so …

95 Cool Outdoor Kitchen Designs

Concrete combined with natural wood is a modern and stylish idea for urban gardens. A built-in pizza oven is a nice addition for summer pizza …

The World’s Most Iconic Lighthouses

Source: Messer Smith<p>Madang Lighthouse, Papua New Guinea<p>Source: Peace On Earth<p>Also known as the Coastwatchers’ Memorial, this imposing lighthouse was …

Mind-Reading Headset Helps Physically Disabled Communicate

At age 4, Tan Le and her family left Vietnam as refugees, venturing out to sea without a clear plan. Her upbringing ultimately inspired her to think big, and now she is making a major difference in the world.<p>"Anything, even death, would be better than life in that environment," the CEO of Emotiv …

6 Features We Want To See In The Next Mac OS

We’ve all seen what’s coming in OS X and iOS 7. Here’s what we’d like to see as those two platforms evolve into one.<p>Apple has shown their cards, for now. And even in light of all the hysteria around Jony Ive’s first new products and iOS 7’s unicorn icons, not much is different in Apple’s upcoming …

Kenichi Ebina Performs an Epic Matrix- Style Martial Arts Dance - America's Got Talent

Toothpick Holder Mania: The Internet's Cutest And Strangest (PHOTOS)

Does anyone really <b>need</b> a toothpick holder? Probably not. Perhaps there is someone out there terrified of forks. Or maybe you have a friend who serves only canapés at parties. Those people might need a toothpick holder. For the rest of us, these specialty kitchen items are a luxurious novelty we get …

Toffee Recipes (PHOTOS)

For some of us, toffee's fame comes from chocolate-covered Heath Bars. For others, its sticky toffee pudding that has put this crunchy confection on the map. But for us, it's about toffee itself -- just as it is -- which is why we've found ways to add it to almost everything with 15 toffee …