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Sword Art Online Alternative Gun Gale Online Anime Reveals TV Ad, Staff

Celestial Method's Masayuki Sakoi directs series at Studio 3Hz<p>The official website for the television anime of Keiichi Sigsawa's Sword Art Online: …

Manga

This ludicrous badminton rally is mind-blowing

Dang this is cool.<p>It’s easy to forget how amazing badminton is because we don’t see much of it in the U.S, but feast your eyes on this rally between P.V. Sindhu of India, and Akane Yamaguchi from Japan.<p>This was from the gold medal match in the Dubai World Superseries Finals. The rally is amazing …

Raspberry Pi laptop teaches code with modular innards

The power and affordability of the Raspberry Pi has given rise to a new type of computer. One that goes beyond the credit-sized board, with colorful shells and displays that make it feel like a normal laptop or PC. The latest is the all-new Pi-Top, a modular laptop with a unique sliding keyboard. …

Raspberry Pi

Coding is not “fun,” it’s technically and ethically complex

Programming computers is a piece of cake. Or so the world’s digital-skills gurus would have us believe. From the non-profit Code.org’s promise that “Anybody can learn!” to Apple chief executive Tim Cook’s comment that writing code is “fun and interactive,” the art and science of making software is …

Tim Cook

Guy Finds StarCraft Source Code And Returns It To Blizzard, Gets Free Trip To BlizzCon

Last month, Reddit user Khemist49 made a truly unlikely find: a gold master source code disc of the original <i>StarCraft</i>. From 1998. At first, he didn’t …

These water-powered ‘Star Wars’ speeder bikes are a nerd dream come true

The undeniably cool speeder bikes featured prominently in the third <i>Star Wars</i> installment, <i>Return of The Jedi</i>, are one of those sci-fi staples that we …

Man Builds 4,016-Piece Death Star LEGO Set, Makes Beautiful Stop-Motion Animation Of The Process

Note: An animated gif doesn't do it justice, grab a snack and watch the video. This is a beautifully executed and "super smooth" (it really is …

Star Trek: Discovery's finally revealed its lead actress - and she’s a Walking Dead survivor

Trekkies will cling on (ahem) to any scrap of news surrounding the Star Trek: Discovery, the first Trek TV series in over a decade. But there’s …

These cheap Soviet lenses are as out of this world as their "Jupiter" name would imply

Jupiter was a class of lens made by manufacturers of the former Soviet Union. There were quite a few different lenses in the Jupiter lineup, and in …

Four Advanced Board Games With Classic Mechanics You Need To Play

Tabletop games are awesome. But you know that already. You’ve probably bought some Provinces in <i>Dominion</i> and tapped lands in <i>Magic: The Gathering</i>. …

Can't buy a SNES Classic Mini? How to build your own retro console for just £50 - Pocket-lint

Like vinyl records, The Crystal Maze and seaside holidays, retro gaming is in the middle of a resurgence. There are reimagined machines based on both …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

Tutorials

TIE Fighter, An Artfully Animated Star Wars Fan Film Featuring the Empire’s Side of a Battle

“TIE Fighter” is an artfully drawn and animated short film by Paul Michael Johnson featuring a ferocious spaceship battle between the Empire and the …

Visual C++ for Linux and Raspberry Pi Development

It's bananas over at Microsoft. Last week they announced you can run Bash on Ubuntu on Windows 10, and now I'm seeing I missed an announcement of an …

Bizarre Digital Cameras Worth Owning

Digital cameras first broke onto the scene in the early 2000s. With no precedent for how they should work or look, every company tried to make their …

Louisbourg boatbuilder reconstructs vintage Nova Scotia sloop

A young cabinet maker from Louisbourg who builds boats for a hobby has taken on the task of restoring — reconstructing, really — a Nova Scotia-built …

Google Streetview Takes Viewers Into A Miniature Train 'Wunderland'

Now you can feel like Alice, without eating any strange mushrooms<p>Google Street View is downsizing. They've taken us deep into the seven seas and up perilous rock faces but now, they're taking us somewhere very small: Hamburg's Miniatur Wunderland, a huge model train set.<p>The best part is, you can …

Carl Zeiss thinks it can make smart glasses you'll want to wear

After the initial bubble of excitement, Google Glass was ultimately rejected by the public and sent back to the drawing board, all for one simple reason: Despite repeated attempts to tone down the design of Glass and make it more familiar, it remained an alien thing to see on someone's face. Add in …

Carl Zeiss

22 Hearty Cold-Weather Slow-Cooker Recipes

The FlatCam Lens-less Camera is Thinner Than a Coin

FlatCam is a new camera with a technological breakthrough: it uses a thin mask instead of a traditional camera lens, allowing the entire camera …

Vacheron Constantin breaks record for world's most complicated watch (pictures)

This Honda ‘Paper’ Stop-Motion Ad Was Done Entirely By Hand and In Camera

New York-based stop-motion artist Adam Pesapane, who goes by PES, has earned a great deal of attention over the past few years for his remarkable …

The Three Most Amazing PCs Of August 2015

Every now and then I take a look at some of the craziest and best-looking PCs from around the world. They’re not your average black boxes, though – their owners are experts at case modding, which is the term given to a hobby that thousands of PC enthusiasts participate in.<p>Off-the-shelf PC cases are …

Computer Hardware

Six small steps that could add up to giant leaps in spaceships

SPOKANE, Wash. — Is there a better way to power a spaceship? The basic tools of the rocket trade have been refined over the course of nearly nine …

Vector Plans Developer Platform For Its ‘Affordable Luxury’ Smartwatch

Back in March the Vector — a smartwatch with an e-ink LCD screen — made its debut in a number of reviews in the tech press. Of note was the unusual 30-day battery life and a smartphone control app which worked across iOS, Android and Windows phones. What wasn’t elucidated in detail at the time was …