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Rick Famuyiwa in talks to direct graphic novel adaptation Son of Shaolin

After stepping away from the director’s chair on Warner Bros.’ <b>The Flash</b>, <b>Dope</b> helmer Rick Famuyiwa looks set to turn his attention to another comic …

Tai Chi

Wander Westeros with 'Game of Thrones' Google Maps guide

Walk the Kingsroad, frolic in the water gardens of Dorne and visit the stone walls of Winterfell with Google's Street View guide to "Game of Thrones."<p><b>Warning: Minor spoilers ahead for "Game of Thrones."</b><p>Even if you can't book your "Game of Thrones" dream vacation, you can still visit many of the …

Google built a tiny Street View car to map out one of the world's largest model cities, and the results are incredible

To bring new perspective to the massive model railway, Google last year built a miniature version of its Street View car to capture footage within the Miniatur Wunderland with an array of tiny mounted cameras. You can actually see all the various worlds within the Miniatur Wunderland on Google …

Google Street View

Friday 5: Getting started with and customizing the OnePlus 5 [Video]

The OnePlus 5 is in good standing to be one of the most significant phones of the year. Its ultra high-end specs and low-cost compared to other flagship devices mean that it’ll end up in a lot of users’ hands and pockets, and many of those users will likely be new to OnePlus and Oxygen OS.<p>We’ve put …

OnePlus 5

Fill up your ebook reader with beautifully formatted free classics

I’ve long been meaning to get around to finally reading some classic must-read books by the likes of Jules Verne, HG Wells and Anton Chekov, and I’m glad that I’ve finally run out of excuses.<p>You’ve probably heard of Project Gutenberg, an incredible initiative that’s turned over 54,000 books whose …

Writing

Response to Bill Whittle's "Is climate change real?"

The Beginner's Guide to Solving Network Problems

<b>Network problems suck,</b> but you can do more than reboot your router. Follow this step-by-step guide and we'll show you how to find the source of your …

Routers

The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it

We continue to plan for the future as if climate scientists don’t exist. The greatest shame is the absence of a sense of tragedy<p>After 200,000 years of modern humans on a 4.5 billion-year-old Earth, we have arrived at new point in history: the Anthropocene. The change has come upon us with …

Comic Book Review – Dirk Gently: The Salmon of Doubt #7

<i>Villordsutch reviews Dirk Gently: The Salmon of Doubt #7…</i><p><i>Sally begins to pierce the mysteries of the Black Wing, as we follow the exploits of not</i> …

Graphic Novels

Insta360 Air brings affordable, easy 360 photo and video to Android phones

You can share 360-degree video and images in more places than ever before, but how to capture that content in the first place? Insta360 has built a bit of a name for itself creating relatively inexpensive add-ons for the smartphone you already have that’d the ability to use those devices to record …

The smart button controlled by your fingerprints

A smart button controlled by your fingerprints was one of the gadgets on display at the recent Wearable Technology Show.<p>The device can be programmed for each part of each finger to activate a different function.<p>BBC Click’s Lara Lewington reports.<p><b>See more at</b> Click's website <b>and</b> @BBCClick<b>.</b>

Gear & Gadgets

Energy bills to rise up to 28% for thousands in UK as fixed contracts end

With 77 deals expiring before end of April, many customers will find themselves being rolled on to most expensive tariffs<p>Thousands of UK households are facing gas and electricity bill rises of up to 28% as fixed price contracts signed before recent energy price increases come to an end.<p>So far this …

Fallout 4's 58GB High-Resolution Texture Pack Is Out Now On PC

Fallout 4's high-resolution PC texture pack has landed on Steam. You can grab it right here (via NeoGAF). As announced previously, the texture pack is meaty, requiring 58 GB of hard drive space.<p>Here is the texture pack's official description: "Experience the wasteland like you've never seen it …

Gaming

What's Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Methodology<p>NASA's Model<p>Researchers who study the Earth's climate create models to test their assumptions about the causes and trajectory of global …

Climate Change

Google Tango project turns real-world rooms into VR havens

Virtual-reality app creates VR worlds from scans of your own home<p>Researchers at MIT’s Fluid Interfaces Group have developed an app capable of …

Augmented Reality

Is there any way to copy logistics settings from a requester chest?

Hi there,<p>Lets say i create 10 requester chests and i want them all to request the same items and the same amount. Is there any way to copy the …

Logistics

You can now explore the wonders of the ancient city of Petra with Google Cardboard

Petra is an ancient city found in southern Jordan that is known for its architecture. What’s unique about the city is that all of the buildings and water systems were carved right into the surrounding rocks. Last year, Google released a virtual tour of the city within Maps but now they have created …

Google Cardboard

KickassTorrents ex-staffers brought the torrent site back from the dead

Back in July, millions of pirates got their hearts broken when their go-to torrent site KickassTorrents suddenly shut down following the arrest of alleged founder Artem Vaulin – but it seems not all is lost.<p>A group of devoted ex-staffers has kicked off a reincarnation of the notorious torrent site …

Internet

I-CLIP Soft Touch Oak - Home » All I-CLIP

<b>I-CLIP in calf-leather<br>Colour: Oak<br>Impression: Female</b><p>Made of high quality brown leather, soft to the touch with a very elegant appearance. With the …

Shopping

Lawyer in Bush v. Gore: The 2016 Recount Is a Folly

<i>Theodore B. Olson, a Time 100 honoree, served as Solicitor General under George W. Bush, whom he represented in</i> Bush v. Gore

6 assumptions that will kill your mobile app design

User interactions have evolved so rapidly during the last few years that designers can barely keep up—making it tempting to use interaction design techniques from other media (or even legacy app design) when we build mobile applications.<p>In reality, it’s important to remember that our interaction …

UI Design

The Google Play Store family plan is reportedly ready to launch

Late last year, Google took its first step towards letting users share their purchased media with family members. The initial foray was a family plan for Google Play Music, which let multiple family members stream music for $14.99 a month. But now, it seems that Google is going to let users share …

Auralux: Constellations on Steam

About This Game<p>Auralux: Constellations is the awaited sequel to Auralux, the critically acclaimed minimalistic Real Time Strategy game. Start with a …

Adam McKay to direct film adaptation of Mark Waid's Irredeemable

Adam McKay has slowly been working his way toward directing a superhero movie for a couple years now. He rewrote the <b>Ant-Man</b> script with Paul Rudd …

Mark Waid

How to lose weight for good: Diet for 12 months

Dieting for a year is the way to prevent returning to your previous weight, scientists have found.<p>Those who persevere with diets for 12 months see the pounds stay off, an experiment showed, because it changes the body's chemical make-up.<p>Scientific tests have previously found that dieting triggers a …

Nutrition

Google Introduces A New Feature Designed To Help You Decide Where And When To Travel

When it comes to navigation, Google Maps is the bomb. And now, the internet titan is looking to give travelers even more information and options in the palms of their hands via a new search feature which will help decide not only where to go on vacation, but when and how much the trip will cost.<p>On …

Google Maps

Get 2GB of Google Drive space for free (again!)

Want to earn an extra 2GB of storage space on Google Drive for 2 minutes of your time? Read on to find out how.<p>Same as last year, Google is now offering an additional 2GB of Drive storage for users who complete the Account Security Checkup, in honor of Safer Internet Day. This year, you only have …

Are we more than molecules?

Novelists, poets and artists can help us to piece together the mystery of human consciousness, says Mark Haddon<p>My son’s nine-year-old friend Yahya said it most succinctly. Why is life in the first person?<p>We think. We feel. We are aware of ourselves and the world around us. We have consciousness. We …

Canadian Literature

The Question Isn’t Whether We Can Save the World With Renewables, but How Much Can Be Saved?

Humanity is not abandoning fossil fuels fast enough to avoid some massive changes to our world’s climate, with implications for sea level, coastal …

Bashar al-Assad

5 Myths About Antarctic Melt

News that the catastrophic collapse of the West Antarctic ice sheet is already underway, like other big reports about the southernmost continent, …