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Google Glass' First Start-Up Innovators | Inc.com

When the first murmurings of Google Glass surfaced, the idea took some time to get used to. But now more and more start-ups have adapted and created new technologies and to fit the interface--and one in particular is on its way to making money from this fresh technology.<p>The New York-based online …

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China tells pilots to improve landing skills to deal with Beijing smog | Reuters

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese authorities have told pilots who fly to Beijing they must be qualified to land their aircraft in the low visibility bought about by smog, state media said on Thursday, as the government tries to reduce flight delays due to pollution.<p>Residents wearing face masks use their …

Orange Octopus, More Creatures Found Deep in Antarctic Sea

Wildlife<p><b>A sea snail feeding off a dead octopus’ beak is among the 30 new species found during an expedition to Antarctica‘s Amundsen Sea (map), according to the first study to shed light on the sea’s</b> <b>bottom dwellers.</b><p>The newfound sea snail, or limpet, is from a group that specializes in feeding on …

'Warcraft' movie gets pushed to 2016 to avoid 'Star Wars' onslaught

Earlier this month we got a peek at some early concept art from director Duncan Jones' upcoming <i>Warcraft</i> movie, but the wait for the real thing just got a little longer. <i>Variety</i> reports that Universal Studios and Legendary Pictures have pushed the release date of the film from December of 2015 all …

Smart Assistant App Donna Refreshed for iOS 7 And Gets New Meeting Tools

Incredible Labs, the creators behind the smart assistant app Donna, has released an update that not only includes a refresh for iOS 7, but also new features to help coordinate meetings and more. The latest update comes five months after its launch.<p>Functioning like your a real personal assistant, …

The Story of This Viral Video Will Blow Your Mind! (Please Tell Your Friends!)

Got a song you want to turn into a smash hit on the Web?<p>Can’t get Apple to use it in one of their ads? Can’t get an iconic TV show to use it in the …

Activision: Xbox One, PS4 price drops could come sooner than current-gen

Price drops for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 could come faster than they did for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick said today during a post-earnings financial call.<p>"They've made more investments in the back office than ever before. I think you've got lots of …

Gratafy Lets You Send Food & Drink Gifts To Friends Using Just Their Email Or Phone Number

Starting today, you can send your friends and family members gifts using only their email address or phone number. This new trick comes from Gratafy, a Seattle-based social gifting platform launched last year, which lets you digitally share gifts that everyone generally likes: food and drinks. The …

Here's the Insane Video from the Skydiving Plane Crash That Everyone Survived

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Over the weekend, two planes full of skydivers crashed into one another some 12,000 feet in the air, …

Should you spend your next-gen console cash on a PC instead?

You've got $400, maybe $500 sitting around and you're thinking that it's time to buy into some next-gen gaming. Sounds great, but maybe you shouldn't invest in a PlayStation 4, or an Xbox One. Maybe it's time to drop some cash on the most established gaming platform in history: The PC.<p>The question …

Xbox's Penello says next-gen rumors are "clouding logic and reason."

Microsoft has addressed the current spate of rumors surrounding the Xbox One, saying that a desire for drama is "clouding logic and reason."<p>Numerous rumours circulated over the weekend, namely that the Xbox One OS was suffering from severe performance issues that would not be fixed in time for …

Oculus Rift virtual reality headset coming to mobile — but just Android, not iOS [corrected]

<i>Correction 10:50 a.m. Pacific time: The Oculus Rift will support Android, not iOS, as this story originally stated. We regret the error.</i><p>REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Virtual reality meets today’s mobile reality.<p>Oculus VR announced that it’s bringing its virtual-reality headset, the Oculus Rift, to mobile …

Oculus VR CEO Iribe: Even with virtual reality, content sells hardware

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Brendan Iribe’s company Oculus VR makes one of the most-watched devices in gaming: the Rift virtual-reality headset.<p>And while this nifty piece of tech may have shown that crowdfunding can indeed support hardware, the chief executive officer of Oculus knows that without good …

Desktop Dungeons coming to Steam Nov. 7

QCF Design's roguelike dungeon crawler, <i>Desktop Dungeons</i>, will launch on Steam on Nov. 7, the studio announced. Those who pre-order the game will get 10 percent off, receive a Steam key for the game when it releases, and also gain access to the game's beta.<p><i>Desktop Dungeons</i> features "bite-sized" …

EA cancels Command & Conquer, closes development studio

Electronic Arts has canceled its in-development free-to-play <i>Command & Conquer</i> game, according to a statement posted to the game's official website today, and disbanded the development team at Los Angeles-based Victory Games.<p>"The team at Victory Games will be disbanded," an Electronic Arts …

Google to unveil Auto Awesome feature that creates stories from your videos

Putting aside the small matter of launching a new Nexus smartphone and Android OS, Google also plans to unveil new Google+ features and improvements. Sources aware of Google's plans tell us that today's media-focused event will include the introduction of Auto Awesome for videos, an expansion of …

Nvidia Issues Aggressive Price Drops For GeForce GTX 780, 770 Graphics Cards

When you’re one of only two key players in the desktop graphics card space, healthy competition can be the catalyst for near-instant change. In the case of AMD versus Nvidia, the benefit of that competition to enthusiasts has never been better: On October 29, Nvidia will slash the suggested e-tail …

EA Sports drops Tiger Woods branding for future golf games

The “Tiger Woods” name will not appear in the title of EA Sports’ next-gen golf games.<p>The publisher revealed that it came to a “mutual decision” with golfer Tiger Woods to end the long-running partnership. This means EA Sports’ future PGA Tour golf games will no longer feature Woods on the cover of …

'Call Of Duty: Ghosts' Extinction Mode Revealed

Activision and Infinity Ward have revealed the new Extinction Mode in upcoming <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts</i>.<p>Like the <i>Black Ops</i> Zombie Mode, Extinction Mode is a cooperative experience, pitting 1-4 players against hordes of aliens while they set out to destroy the alien hives.<p>The game mode features an upgrade …

Ubisoft relying on community for The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, and it's working

With <i>The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot</i>, Ubisoft Montreal is building a free-to-play framework for a tower defense/action RPG hybrid, and looking for players to fill it with content they create. Betting on a large, creative user base may seem like a risky proposition, especially considering how toxic …

Xbox One Kinect peripheral can block cameras

Peripheral maker PDP will release a Kinect TV Mount peripheral for the Xbox One that features a "privacy cover" allowing users to block the camera's RGB and IR cameras.<p>The $20 peripheral was revealed through an Amazon listing spotted on NeoGAF. According to its description, the Kinect TV Mount will …

Xbox One achievements are color-coded for each player

Xbox One achievements can be color-coded for each user to help clarify which player unlocked the reward while multiple gamers are logged in, Microsoft has confirmed.<p>In a new Powerstar Golf Twitch video demonstration (via Kotaku), a green-blue achievement is unlocked at the 11:19 mark. This varies …

Scandinavian crunch: Pid developer Might and Delight goes its own way

Following a less-than-successful release, team members behind Pid and Bionic Commando: Rearmed changed their strategy.<p>Anders Westin is the CEO of Might and Delight, the Swedish indie game studio behind the recently released nature-survival game <i>Shelter</i>. In <i>Shelter</i>, the player takes on the role of a …

PS4 supports real names at launch

The PlayStation 4 will allow users to identify themselves by their real names for the system's online service at launch, Sony confirmed today with Kotaku. Doing so will be optional.<p>Last week, Microsoft revealed that though it plans to give users the option of identifying themselves by their real …

GTA 5 PC malware drop tricks 'thousands'

A PC download claiming to be a bootleg version of<i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i>has reportedly fooled thousands of gamers, who have downloaded the file only to find it is packed with junk and malware.<p>According to WCCFTech the fake 18GB file has infested torrent sites over the last few days, and found plenty of …

Secrets of Rætikon devs launch alpha and Indiegogo campaign

Developer Broken Rules launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for <i>Secrets of Rætikon</i> alongside the game's alpha this week.<p>"We want to finish the game with YOU instead of turning to a publisher," the Indiegogo page reads. "In return, we open our development. By 'open' we mean that we will share …

How female representation in games affects women

Women who play as over-sexualized female characters in games are more likely to objectify themselves and participate in rape myth acceptance, according to a recent Stanford study published Oct. 11 in Computers and Behavior.<p>Researchers used 86 female participants between the ages of 18 and 41. Women …

Oculus Rift 4K in development

<b>Oculus VR CEO Brendan Iribe has said in a summit address that the company is already looking ahead to a 4K display, Polygon has reported.</b><p>Oculus VR …

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Braid creator interested in making an MMO

Braid creator Jonathan Blow would like to make a massively multiplayer online game, though he has not committed to anything beyond upcoming PlayStation 4 timed-exclusive The Witness.<p>Speaking with GameSpot at a recent press event, Blow said such a project could still be an "art game" even though it …