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France Stadium Attack Survivor Says Phone Saved His Life

"This was the phone that took the hit -- that's what saved me."<p>A reported survivor of one of several devastating attacks that rocked Paris on Friday night says that his phone saved his life.<p>"This was the phone that took the hit -- that's what saved me," the man told iTele news channel. "Otherwise …

'Bloodborne' Has One Last Mystery That No One Can Solve

In this relatively bleak spring games landscape, post-Evolve and pre-Witcher 3, Bloodborne remains a subject of fascination for many players. For those playing in smaller chunks, the game can take weeks to get through, and that’s only the first playthrough, depending on your skill and …

Dark Souls

Tour four decades of nostalgia with the SXSW Gaming Awards

Last week brought the winners of the second annual SXSW Gaming Awards — <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i> bagged GOTY, thanks very much — but it didn't include this slick video, which opened the show. It brilliantly tugs at the evolution of video games and pop culture's nostalgia for them using just sounds …

Awards

How the Apple Watch is made

<i>Greg Koenig is an industrial designer and co-founder of Luma Labs in Portland, Oregon. This post originally appeared on his blog, Atomic …

Smartwatches

The Top 15 Anime of 2014 – #15 to #11

Yes, the top fifteen. I’m not trying to be 50% better then those top 10 countdowns 😉 . The idea for this countdown is that it contains all the …

Anime

Top 20 Free Things To Do In Paris

With travel prices escalating regularly, it's good to know that some of the best things in Paris actually are free. Inquisitive visitors willing to stray a bit off the beaten tourist path will be amply rewarded by discovering many of Paris's lesser-known treasures, while saving enough euros to …

Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2015 "Anime of the Year" Nominees Announced

This year's Tokyo Anime Award Festival will be held at Toho Cinemas Nihonbashi between March 19 and 23. The executive committee yesterday announced …

Photographer takes our breath away with time-lapse travel

When camera companies began putting a “record” button on DSLRs, things got really interesting for Rob Whitworth. Is he a photographer or a filmmaker?<p>The ambiguity about his work description does not matter for anyone who has taken a heart-racing, stomach-dropping ride through his time-lapse …

Photography

The Largest Update to HTTP in 16 Years Has Been Finalized

Today, the next major version of HTTP took a big step toward becoming a reality; it’s been officially finalized and now moves towards being fully standardized.<p>According to a blog by Mark Nottingham, the chair of the IETF HTTP Working Group, the standard was completed today and is on its way to the …

Drone waiters are ready to serve in Singapore

One restaurant in downtown Singapore is spicing up its dining experience by employing flying drones as wait staff.<p>Singaporean restaurant-bar chain Timbré is employing a fleet of flying drones as waitstaff for its live-music eateries. Earlier this month, the restaurant chain and robotics company …

What Video Games Can Teach You About Yourself

...and why that can sometimes be frightening.<p>I play Chrono Trigger all the way through once every year. It’s a little ritual I look forward to, …

5 Tips to Help You Save Money While Traveling

Before I quit my job to take my first trip to Europe, I had no idea what I was doing. The only traveling I had done before was the 'vacation' type of traveling -- booking when I had the money to spend or the days off, and I didn't take much time to investigate how to travel smarter, better and …

Yahoo!

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Online Life

New 'Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4' Trailer Showcases Stunning Game Visuals

In a new trailer for Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 we get to see a nice chunk of unfettered gameplay and it looks absolutely stunning.<p>Showcasing the historic fight between Hashirama Senju and Madara Uchiha, the game mixes fluid combat with quick time events for an epic feel (something …

Italy Distances Itself From Stereotypical Branding in New Marketing Ad

Italy is making waves by turning stereotypes on their head — and selling the world its more serious side.<p>A country of pizza makers? Look instead at …

RANKED: The 25 Best Caribbean Islands

Even though all the Caribbean islands are beautiful, some are better than others. So we decided to rank them.<p>We figured that the best islands would have a low cost, be easy to get to, and have beautiful beaches and lots of activities. In most instances, we defined a Caribbean island as a single …

Where Google Fiber Is Going Next

Google said Tuesday that it will bring its fast Fiber Internet service to four additional metropolitan areas, but not necessarily every neighborhood in those regions.<p>The new areas are Atlanta, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, N.C. and Nashville, Tenn.<p>The service offers speeds of one gigabit per …

Google Fiber