Brenda Guzman

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Hopscotch, An iPad App That Helps Kids Learn To Code, Raises $1.2M

There are lots of systems clamouring to help educate the next generation of coders. One of them, New York-based startup Hopscotch, closed a $1.2 million seed funding round last August which it’s just announcing today, in conjunction with the release of v2.0 of its app.<p>The seed funding came from …

Gift Family and Friends With Your Favorite Mixtapes, Sharetapes Makes Digital Mixtapes

Shares 10<p>If you remember the days of physical mixtapes you’d make for friends, that special someone or just because you enjoyed having your favorite …

Hands On With The Weirdest Automatic Composting Machine I’ve Ever Used, The Food Cycler

Sometimes we get the weirdest emails. For example, a few weeks ago someone asked me if I wanted to try the Smart CARA (the Food Cycler in the U.S.), a Korean composting machine that turns food waste into healthy, usable potting soil in about four hours. As a sometimes gardener with a real composter …

Buyer’s Guide: Women’s Bikes

You want the same quality and performance as the guys. But you want a bike that’s designed with your needs in mind.

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From Dr. Caligari to The Conjuring, here are more than 100 horror films that have defined the genre. Are you a horror obsessive or a scaredy cat?

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Eerie Trailer for the Thriller HONEYMOON

'Only Lovers Left Alive' Trailer Captures the Cool Tension of This Vampire Tale – /Film

I couldn’t appreciate this <b>Only Lovers Left Alive</b> trailer more — it captures so much of the perfectly hazy sensation that <b>Jim Jarmusch</b> conjures up in …

Year Walk Available on Steam

An updated venture into the dark woods.<p>Swedish developer Simogo has released Year Walk, the atmospheric horror mystery game, on Steam.<p>The updated …

Stick A Pin In It With The Cork Globe

Whether you love to travel or just dream of sailing the world, Chiaki Kawakami's Cork Globe is a great way to keep your eye on the places you long to …

OnePlus One CyanogenMod phone to get a cheap Nexus-level price tag

Last month we started getting answers about Cyanogen Inc.’s plans to work with an OEM to produce an all-new CyanogenMod smartphone, with news of the …

Breather, A Network of Quiet, Private Spaces in Cities That Can Be Reserved and Unlocked via an App

Breather is a network of rooms specifically designed to provide a quiet, private location for relaxation or meetings in the midst of the madness of …

How computer-generated fake papers are flooding academia

More and more academic papers that are essentially gobbledegook are being written by computer programs – and accepted at conferences<p>• Higgs would not have found his boson in today's publish-or-perish research culture<p>Like all the best hoaxes, there was a serious point to be made. Three MIT graduate …

Clothespin Clip Light

A reading light disguised as a clothespin. Simply clip it on the page you’re reading to provide you with a direct light source. $8 Buy it here

The 15 Hottest Games Coming 2014

This piece is already longer than it has any right to be. So lets make the intro akin to Bazooka Joe – short and sweet. These are the 15 most talked …

Beautiful Tengami papercraft game plays like a dream

Based on the concept of a pop-up book and taking place in feudal Japan, Tengami is one of the most breathtaking iOS games we've ever seen.<p>Sometimes a game comes along that urges you to take your time -- to soak up the gorgeous atmosphere, explore the world, and solve puzzles at a leisurely pace. …

Eat Your Heart Out: 15 Savory Recipes For V-Day All Day

Life may be like a box of chocolates but we think love is more like a bag of potato chips filled with mostly the really awesome folded kinds and a couple burnt ones in the mix because nothing is perfect, you know? Your heart-shaped sweet tooth is probably satisfied at this point so we’re hooking …

Strawberry Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

Shares 323K<p><i>A unique twist on a breakfast favorite! This flavorful Strawberry Cinnamon Rolls Recipe is a must bake. Everyone will want the recipe!</i><p>The …

Put Heart-Shaped Hand Pies On the Menu This V-Day

If your Valentine loves toaster pastries like ooey, gooey Pop Tarts—and let’s get real, who doesn’t?—surprise your S.O. with the ultimate Valentine’s Day breakfast: strawberry, blackberry, and raspberry heart-shaped hand pies. This trio of berries makes for a colorful and tasty variety, but …

A new kind of Tiny House is being created on the eastern edge of the Continental Divide, where the Badlands meet the forest of the Rocky Mountains in Dubois, Wyoming. http://tinyhouseblog.com/?p=31460

Glyph “Personal Theater” Goggles Beat $250K Kickstarter Goal In Four Hours

It only took four hours for the Glyph, a head-mounted “personal theater” from Avegant, to reach its $250,000 funding goal on Kickstarter.<p>Unlike the Oculus Rift’s focus on virtual reality, or Google Glass which forces a heads-up display into every facet of life, the Glyph is a media-centric device. …

Pebble engineer explains why its Android app isn't quite ready

Last week we took our first look at Pebble’s App Store, which is currently sitting in beta form on Android, despite being classed as a full release for iOS users.<p>To address concerns from Android users about the state of Pebble’s software development, engineer Kean Wong has written a little bit …

Android News

Google and VMWare partner to bring Windows applications to Chromebooks

Google and virtualization provider VMWare announced a partnership that would allow Chromebooks to run Windows apps via the cloud.<p>Using VMWare’s Horizon Desktop-as-a-Service solution, users will be able to run regular Windows applications such as Office from a remote server. This service is clearly …

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Turn Your Old Laptop Into a DIY Hideaway Media Center for TV

Busted your laptop screen or just have no use for the old notebook any more? Snapguide user Vaibhav has a neat DIY project to turn it into a …

You Can Now Play HTML5 games In Wii U Browser Thanks To PlayBoxie

PlayBoxie has announced that its services are now available via the Wii U web browser. The application allows you to play a variety of free HTML 5 …

NASA Sued for Failing to Investigate Martian Jelly-Donut Rock

One man is claiming that the intriguing Martian rock photographed recently by NASA's Opportunity rover isn't a rock at all, but a living thing, and …

Flag, An App That Prints & Mails Your Photos For Free, Takes Off On Kickstarter

Thanks to smartphones, digital photography has essentially become free – after the cost of the initial phone purchase, that is. You no longer have to buy bulbs or film or batteries to have access to an unlimited camera roll. You can snap photos at will, and store everything the cloud. But one thing …