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PC skeleton key lets you reset forgotten passwords

<b>A USB "key" seeking funding on Kickstarter contains software that can reset any forgotten Windows password to regain access to your account.</b><p>We can't …

Small Business

Majora's Mask Skull Kid featured in live action short

Here is an exceptionally good short film based on <i>The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask</i> and its central antagonist, the Skull Kid. Dreamlike and without …

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GaymerX organizers developing cyberpunk adventure game

Establishing MidBoss Games, the organizers of queer geek gaming convention GaymerX are developing a cyberpunk adventure game called <i>Read Only Memories</i> for Windows PC, Mac, Ouya, iOS and Android.<p>MidBoss launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $62,064 in development funds for the game. Ouya will also …

Build your own handheld with the DIY Gamer Kit

Are the Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita too prefabricated for you? Have you ever wanted to build your own handheld gaming console? Well, the DIY Gamer Kit from Technology Will Save Us allows you to do just that while learning programming in the process.<p>Its creators break the handheld down into …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

12 Bar Tricks Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

Going out to the local bar can get expensive. Instead of paying for <i>all</i> your drinks, trick your friends into paying for some of them with a few …

Why email newsletters still work — and how you can make yours better

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock<p>The email newsletter model comes from some very humble roots, yet has grown into a powerful business model. …

My friend gave me a bitcoin. Now what?

Use this crypto-currency to fund ambitious projects<p>So you've got yourself a bitcoin. Congratulations! Its value was hovering around $100 at press time. But what can you do with your newly acquired digital riches? Quite a lot, as it turns out—especially if you have a penchant for projects.<p>More and …

"Catvengers" Will Save The World With The Power Of Cuteness

Who could look in those soulful eyes and still want to destroy the Earth? Illustrator Jenny Parks captures the personality of each S.H.I.E.L.D. member it cat form.<p>In fact, you can <b>commission her</b> to draw just about any cat-related fandom, including but not limited to:

Star Trek

Blocked Website? Don't Call a Plumber, Use Google Translate.

Here’s an incredibly useful trick for anyone who lives in a country that restricts access to websites, or uses a controlled version of the Internet at work or school. You can turn to Google Translate to access blocked websites, as this thread on Reddit explains.<p>Type or copy/paste the URL into …

Video isn’t breaking the internet: The industry giants are

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Credit: Jordan Novet<p>The web can’t handle video, goes the common refrain. For example, Comcast (S CMCSK) estimates that if …

Big Pic: Frog That Got Too Close To A Rocket Will Make You Laugh, Cry

This frog launched into the air by the LADEE rocket will fill you with emotions you didn't know you could produce, is what I'm saying.<p>So: Space Frog. What can we say about this Space Frog? A quick eulogy perhaps, since this frog, which apparently got too close to the LADEE spacecraft launchpad last …

FYI: Could My Cat Be Allergic To Me?

Cats get seasonal allergies to pollen and grass, and some have year-round allergies to fleas and dust mites. Sandy Willis, a veterinary internist who advises the American Veterinary Medical Association, says that when cats interact with an allergen, their body sends immunoglobulin E antibodies to …

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

Google Maps Easter egg transports you inside the Doctor's TARDIS

While Google is experimenting with self-driving cars, balloon-powered internet, and wearable computing, it hasn't mastered the art of time travel just yet. That hasn't stopped the internet giant from trying. A recent addition to Google Maps Street View will transport you from a London street to a …

Bucking the trend, Microsoft’s smartwatch may have its own LTE connection

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Microsoft’s(s msft) expected smartwatch may not rely on a phone for its data connection, meaning you may have to pay for a …