Jake Rubart

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10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that …

Qantas Just Made Virtual Reality In-Flight Entertainment a Reality

Starting this March, Australia’s Qantas will offer first-class passengers a new way to trip when traveling by air. Through a partnership with …

These Terrifying Science Fiction Weapons Actually Exist

Science fiction has for years terrified and intrigued us with visions of future weapons, from Star Trek's phaser to the blaster that saved Han Solo's …

ReThink Review: American Sniper -- Can There Be Heroes on the Wrong Side of History?

If you've followed my reviews for these years, you know that one of my biggest pet peeves in American films (and America in general) is our unhealthy, dangerous worship of soldiers, where every American soldier is considered a hero who defends American freedom even if they did nothing heroic, …

Microsoft Augments Reality With Windows Holographic

Microsoft debuted Windows Holographic today, a new augmented reality user interface built directly into Windows 10.<p>Windows Holographic differs from what we’ve seen from virtual reality devices in that it augments the world around you with virtual holograms, rather than take users into entirely …

Augmented Reality

[Updated Price] Alienware Alpha Review -- A Promising Gateway To PC Gaming

<i>UPDATE: I just received word from Alienware that the Alpha console is getting $50 trimmed from its price tag. It’s now retailing for $499. In the below review I state that it’s “a petite system that represents a real value,” and that’s even truer now.</i><p>There’s a big difference between stating your …

Computer Hardware

Razer headset plus Leap Motion equals new virtual reality powers

LAS VEGAS — So let's say you just finished experiencing a stunning demo of the new Oculus Crescent Bay prototype, no other virtual reality experience …