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Playing God: Augmented Reality Sandbox Lets You Build And Destroy Your Own Little Islands

This is a demonstration of an augmented reality sandbox with real-time topographic line generation. Basically the system automatically adjusts the …

Fan films and the future of fantasy

Map of Adrasil, the world of <i>The Rangers</i>.<p>But tell any fantasy story, and people will compare it with King Arthur, Robin Hood, “Beowulf,” <i>The Lord of</i> …

Robin Hood

Magnificent Faucet Swirls Water into Elegant Patterns

A London student recently designed this conservation-friendly faucet that swirls your water into captivating geometric patterns as soon as you turn on the tap. The faucet weaves small jets of water into intricate, cross-hatched designs that look like they belong on delicate crystal glassware. The …

An RPG With No Wizards Or Spaceships? Sign Me Up

I'm very much into the premise of Kingdom Come Deliverance, which is a medieval RPG that's all about history. No monsters, no magic, no witches, no …

Medieval

This innocent looking T-shirt is actually really rude

<b>Buyer beware: This T-shirt will make your grandma blush.</b><p>Even before you know the full story this shirt is obviously pretty flirty, but just wait …

Samsung’s latest iPhone clone doesn’t stop at hardware

It’s easy to see how Samsung ripped off the iPhone with the Galaxy S6’s hardware. The metallic frame with chamfered edges, antenna bands, and very familiar port positioning is blatantly taken from the iPhone 6.<p>But Samsung hasn’t just copied the way the iPhone looks physically. It’s also replicated …

Why You Should Stop Eating Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Meals are good, and snacking is bad. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and if you eat dinner with your family, you will keep your …

Android Circuit: Galaxy S6 Is Metal, Samsung Trashes Apple, Sony's Last Android Gamble

Taking a look back at the week’s news across the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit highlights a number of stories including Samsung’s strong marketing around the S6, the metallic look of the new Galaxy handsets, Sony leaks its new tablet, pay to be seen in Google Play’s app store, …

How To: Make Incredible Chocolate Mousse in Five Minutes, with Only Two Ingredients

I'm not a huge dessert guy. I mean, I like sweets as much as anyone, but I don't crave them often, and would much rather waste the calories on salty, …

Study: Gifted children benefit from bypassing school for university

Transitioning to university at a young age is increasingly being used in Australia to meet the needs of highly intelligent students, according to a …

What to Do With Your Leftover Candy Canes (Besides Just Eating Them)

More leftover candy canes than you know what to do with? From DIY peppermint ice cream to candy truffles, here are some tasty ideas to get rid of them all.<p>Candy canes seem like such a good idea in early December. Every year, it's the same routine: You buy a big box (They're so cheap!), and hang …

5 genius kitchen hacks for holiday dinner problems

Whether you're hosting a holiday dinner for the first time or are a seasoned pro, the holidays are undeniably stressful when you're battling your way through the supermarket and entertaining a home full of house guests. Oh yeah, and you have to feed a hungry crowd with high expectations for juicy …

Power Tools

The Perfect Winter Dish: Butternut Gratin

Mimi Thorisson, a big-city girl from Hong Kong, becomes an accidental blogger and chatelaine in rural France and falls head over heels in love with cooking in the process. Take a look at a comforting and delicious recipe from her new book, A Kitchen in France.<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons unsalted …

The 14 Nerdiest Things We Learned About Food This Year

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: The food facts, science, and tricks we geeked out on this year.</i><p>In 2013 I came to terms with the fact that I am a food nerd. It happened in a classroom …

By Their Fridges Ye Shall Know Them

Future of Food<p>For a project Mark Menjivar calls "Refrigerators," the social worker turned photographer makes as-is images of the fridges of people from all walks of life.

Kitchens

How to Use Up Your Leftover Sweet Potatoes

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog Choosing Raw shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: Thanksgiving leftovers go vegan.</i><p>We all know what to do with turkey leftovers: sandwich, soup, and pasta recipes abound. But what’s a vegan to do with her leftovers …

10 Last-Minute Snacks and Appetizers

We like to think of appetizers and snacks as the magic glue that holds us together. Snacks keep hungry, wandering guests out of the kitchen. They offer condolences to the picky eaters who aren’t looking forward to the brussels sprouts but love all things small and snack-like. Plus, they hit the …

Put a Filter on It: Cookies

<i>It's no secret -- we love a good 'gram. Here, we'll be posting our favorite Instagrams from the food world, on a different theme each week.</i><p><i>This week's Instagram of the Week theme is brought to you by our friends at Bob's Red Mill.</i><p>We <i>know</i> Thanksgiving just ended and your fridge is full of leftovers. …

Artist Uses Fire and Soot to Paint Elegant Illustrations

Qubec-based artist Steve Spazuk uses fire to create elegant illustrations out of soot. As he demonstrates in the video below, the fire painter manipulates the flame from a candle or a torch to mark a sheet of paper with trails of soot, which he then etches into using delicate tools like feathers, …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

How To: The Ultimate Gaming PC

With $1500 and a plan, Imgur user ZacksJerryRig built a water-cooled gaming PC that is wall-mounted, and complete with LED lights. After using a laptop for video editing that took two hours to render a ten minute video, he decided it was time for an upgrade. This custom built PC renders a ten …

FireChat 'off-the-grid' messaging app: What you need to know

FireChat, an app that lets users chat without a cellular or internet connection, has been downloaded more than 100,000 times in Hong Kong amid mass …

Hong Kong

Microsoft's Windows 10 wants to offer separate experiences for desktop and tablet, teases Windows Phone redesign

Yesterday, Microsoft announced Windows 10, a strange confluence of touch-friendly Windows 8 and the mouse-and-keyboard focus of Windows 7.<p>The company …

Don't let your kids play with the Top Charts section in the iOS App Store

Ruh Roh, Scooby.<p>Apple added age-appropriate categories to the App Store in iOS 7 in an attempt to make it easier for parents to find great apps for …

Garmin unveils new $450 Forerunner 920XT sport watch

Garmin has been in the fitness watch business for more than a decade and the market looks a lot different now than it did two years ago, never mind …

How To Create Nested Folders and Hide Apps in iOS 8

Nested folders, or folders-within-folders, allow users to better organize apps on their iOS device, however Apple does not provide a built-in …

Spicy Carrot-Stuffed Chicken Bundles with Raspberry-White Wine Sauce

It's 6 p.m., hunger has taken over, everybody's cranky, and there are only odds and ends in the refrigerator. Enter Lynne Rossetto Kasper, host of …

Recipes

'Are Video Games Sexist' rebuttal song makes the world better

Musician Jonathan Mann has just posted an auto-tuned rebuttal song to Dr. Christina Hoff Sommers' video about whether video games are sexist.<p>Mann goes through the video, auto-tuning Dr. Sommers' voice and setting the whole thing to music. Point-by-point, he addresses and dismantles her arguments, …

Humin for iPhone can replace your Phone app

Or, my first meeting as a robot went something like this<p>My computer screen flashes to life.<p>"Oh, hi," says a woman sitting at a desk to my left. I have arrived, it seems, at some sort of office reception area. "Let me get Ankur for you. In the meantime, follow me," she says. I freeze. She walks off …