Himanshu Sewani

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VSCO Cam for Android Release

The highly anticipated Android app, VSCO Cam, is now available worldwide in the Google Play Store for most devices running Android 4.0 and higher. We …

The cheerleader effect: how you can look good in a group

A study published last week by scientists at the University of California, San Diego suggests that people look more attractive when seen in the presence of others than when viewed as individuals, a phenomenon known as the "cheerleader effect". But why does it happen? And what can we do with …

Why Creativity Thrives In The Dark

Imaginative minds have long appreciated the power of dim lighting. New research confirms that when the lights switch off, something in the brain switches on.<p>Editor’s Note<p>01/01/14<p>Happy New Year! We’re saying good-bye to 2013 by revisiting some of our favorite stories of the year. Enjoy.<p>Great artists …

America's New $100 Bill Is Awesome (but Still Nowhere Near as Awesome as Kazakhstan's Currency)

Needs more Liberty Bell. (Holograms, too.)<p>You're looking at it: Our new $100 bill, the product of more than a decade of research and development, and the most sophisticated piece of currency technology in U.S. history.<p>The note, which debuts today, includes two new features to thwart counterfeiters: …

Batman: Arkham Origins features permadeath 'I Am the Night mode'

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment's upcoming open-world title, <i>Batman: Arkham Origins</i>, features a permadeath difficulty setting called "I Am the Night mode," producer Guillaume Voghel told Eurogamer during the Eurogamer Expo.<p>According to Voghel, I Am the Night mode unlocks when players complete …

Researchers Build A Particle Accelerator On A Chip

Researchers at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have developed a cool innovation that could make particle accelerators much smaller than they are today. Using a laser, they successfully accelerated electrons in a chip about 3 mm long. These findings have been published in <i>Nature.</i><p>Particle …

AppSeed turns your sketches into functioning app prototypes

<b>Kickstarter project AppSeed allows you to photograph your sketches on paper or a whiteboard and turn them into a functioning prototype of your app.</b><p>In …

Christopher Nolan 'took 15 minutes' to win Batman Begins job

Christopher Nolan needed just 15 minutes to convince Hollywood executives to let him direct Batman Begins, the film which ushered in one of the highest-grossing movie trilogies of all time, it has emerged.<p>Warner Bros president of production Greg Silverman said the British film-maker's presentation …