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Old Nokia Phone Transformed Into Smartwatch (video)

Makers, developers and hobbyists looking for a project to keep them busy over the next couple of weekends might be interested in this awesome DIY …

Awesome Wearable Raspberry Pi Zero Camera Created (video)

Adding to the ever-growing list of amazing projects you can create with the awesome Raspberry Pi Zero mini PC. Which is available to purchase priced …

Raspberry Pi

Kodi wants to turn your Raspberry Pi into a tiny media center

Remember XBMC, or as it was known even longer ago, Xbox Media Center? It's been over a decade since the open-source software was used to turn the original Xbox into a media hub, but the software is still alive and well. It's continued along under a new name, Kodi, and works on Windows, OS X, and …

An Extreme New Treatment Has Cured Patients of MS

17 of 24 patients saw their MS halted or reversed.<p>An extreme new treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS) has been shown to stop the disease in its …

Estonia wants to become a 'country as a service' and already has 10,000 virtual residents

But its most radical project is e-residency — letting people from around the world become digital residents of Estonia online.<p>"The question is how can we increase the customer base in Estonia because if you want to be a richer country you need more customers and we don't get those customers," Taavi …

‘Robot’ activists in Switzerland demand guaranteed income for all humans (VIDEO)

A “robot rally” has taken place in Zurich, with more than 100 activists wearing cardboard costumes in the streets as part of a major call for the …

'Allumette' Is a Virtual Reality Fairy Tale of Love and Loss

The triumphant animated piece premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival’s Virtual Arcade.<p>A dreamy city in the sky is the setting for <i>Allumette</i>, a marvelous virtual reality fairytale by Penrose Studios that debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival’s Virtual Arcade. The magic of the medium is in its power to …

Neil deGrasse Tyson thinks there's a 'very high' chance the universe is just a simulation

Business Insider<p>We trust the scientists around us to have the best grasp on how the world actually works.<p>So at this year's 2016 Isaac Asimov Memorial …

Apocalyptic Drone Footage Shows Giant Cracks In The Earth On Japan’s Southern Island

<b>The drone footage that you are about to see is absolutely jaw-dropping.</b><p>When I first watched it, I could hardly believe the extent of the devastation …

The End of Aging? Soon It Might Be a Prescription Away

Since time immemorial, humans have tried to halt the aging process. Various avenues have been explored. The Elixir of Life was thought to be a …

The great Grand Theft Auto lawsuit explained | Polygon

"It's like Willy Wonka's chocolate factory."<p>"He had not played or even viewed the game pre-release."<p>"The haste with which Mr. Benzies was asked to sign these agreements reflects a comprehensive deception"

Grand Theft Auto

Every Movie In The Marvel Cinematic Universe Ranked From Worst To Best

It’s been eight years since Marvel first shook the world with a super-suit and a smug Robert Downey, Jr., and in that time, they’ve redefined the …

'Captain America: Civil War' clip shows new Avengers in action

The new Avengers are hard at work keeping the world safe from an old foe.<p>In this clip from <i>Captain America: Civil War,</i> which was featured Sunday …

Marvel Universe

Inside the World's First POV Action Movie: 'Everybody Has To Be Awake or Somebody Could Die'

<i>Hardcore Henry</i> is the world’s first fully first-person action movie, in which the audience sees from the point of view of the main character. That’s …

Action Movies

How gaming's latest controversy betrays our failing imaginations

A few days ago, Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear went on sale. It's the first expansion to a beloved video game series in over a decade. But some fans' excitement quickly changed to anger.<p>Within days, gamers flooded review aggregators like Metacritic with low scores for Baldur's Gate, many …

Storytelling

Sony’s PlayStation VR Headset Is Already Pretty Amazing

Don a virtual reality headset, and you’re suddenly able to explore beautiful new experiences, like scaling Mount Everest or going face-to-face with a …

This Raspberry Pi-enabled Game Boy is a retro gamer's dream

Oh, the original Gameboy. How I long for that green-screened brick of a handheld to play another round of ‘Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening.’ Retro gaming can be a hard thing to do authentically, though, especially when you’re used to the comforts of modern graphics.<p>YouTuber wermy apparently felt …

Game Boy mod plays nearly any classic Nintendo game

It's trivial to play vintage Nintendo games if you're not picky about what devices you use. But what if you miss the look and feel of the original Game Boy? Wermy has an answer: build a Game Boy that does it all. His Game Boy Zero modification uses a Raspberry Pi Zero, a modified game cartridge and …

Retrogaming

The Wrong Camera Angle Can Ruin CG Anime

Camera placement is everything in CG animation. Everything.<p>Japanese CG animator Kohta Morie shows off this cool behind-the-scenes look at how a …

How Women Really Feel About Sex Robots

A recent survey found that women and men had drastically different opinions on the appropriateness of sex robots in a variety of real-life situations. We asked a sex researcher: Why?<p>According to a recent survey conducted by researchers at Tufts University, women just aren't into the idea of fucking …

This Guy Just Absolutely Shut Down "Wheel Of Fortune"

We can all go home now. Robert's got this one.

Long term vegetarian diet changes human DNA raising risk of cancer and heart disease

Long term vegetarianism can lead to genetic mutations which raise the risk of heart disease and cancer, scientists have found.<p>Populations who have had a primarily vegetarian diet for generations were found to be far more likely to carry DNA which makes them susceptible to inflammation.<p>Scientists in …

Build this Raspberry Pi guardian robot and stave off intrusions!

A new DIY build, courtesy of the good folks at Dexter Industries.<p>Once inside the <b>GoPiGo</b> folder, double click the <b>Projects</b> folder, and finally double …

Android From Scratch: Building Your First Android Application

What You'll Be CreatingAfter taking a look at the current state of Android development and how to set up your development environment, in this …

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice sets record with $170m opening

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice shrugged off lousy reviews to debut with an estimated $170.1m in North America, the sixth-best weekend opening ever.<p>Every single thing that is wrong with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice<p>Read more<p>The stakes were high for the Warner Bros superhero showdown, which …

Ben Affleck

I'm obsessed with this app that has a robot read me any article I want

But lately I've become obsessed with a feature many Pocket users have probably never even heard of: Having a robot read articles to me.<p>This feature is called "Listen TTS" (text-to-speech), and has been available since last year on both iOS and Android.<p>The basic premise is that Pocket will scan the …