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The women with superhuman vision

A tiny group of people can see ‘invisible’ colours that no-one else can perceive, discovers David Robson. How do they do it?<p>As Concetta Antico took her pupils to the park for an art lesson, she would often question them about the many shades she saw flashing before her eyes. “I’d say, ‘Look at the …

Toddler causes security breach at White House, delays Obama address on Iraq

President Barack Obama was about to address the nation on Iraq Thursday night when the briefing was delayed because of a security breach on the North Lawn of the White House.<p>But this wasn't your normal breach, this was one of a pint-sized variety.<p>A toddler forced the President, the press corps and …

20,000 People Are Watching A Fish Play Pokemon On Twitch

The world now has an answer to the mania that was Twitch Plays Pokemon, a grand social experiment where thousands upon thousands of people tried to somehow coordinate their haphazard control inputs to play a single game of Pokemon. This answer is more sedate, less crazed, and even less likely to …

A ‘Black Widow’ Script Exists, But It Isn’t Being Made Any Time Soon

As I’ve noted before, the lack of a <i>Black Widow</i> movie stands out as rather odd, considering it’s basically a license for Marvel to print money by just about every line of Hollywood logic. And Marvel now appears to be in full spin mode as the criticism mounts.<p>Nicole Perlman, who wrote <i>Guardians of the</i> …

14 Foods That Are Healthier Than Kale

Yes, it's true.<p>Kale has been having a moment for quite some time now, mostly because it's green and healthy and tasty–at least as far as lettuce goes. As any registered dietitian will tell you, the veggie does pack a ridiculous amount of healthy vitamins and minerals per calorie. But a new William …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

This Lego Super Mario Bros aquarium is the coolest aquarium of all time

Kelsey Kronmiller, a graphic designer, designed this amazing LEGO aquarium, which is about 90% done and "entirely coated in "Krylon Fusion," a clear …

Charge Your 3DS/XL Over USB with this $4 Cord

I finally caved and bought a 3DS a few months ago, and while I love the thing, it’s always bothered me that it shipped with a bulky AC wall adapter, …

Gear & Gadgets

Capcom remaking first Resident Evil game (again): Scheduled for early 2015 release

The HD remastering of our gaming memories continues as Capcom today announced a remake of its seminal survival-horror title Resident Evil, coming in early 2015.<p>Capcom is basing this new Resident Evil on the 2002 GameCube-exclusive version, which was itself a major reworking of the original …

GameStop to sell Legend of Zelda Monopoly with exclusive content

DLC is one thing. An extra character skin here and there, maybe some gear and an achievement or two, but nothing that would particularly change the way the game is played. Although it has started getting a little silly -- as we saw with Watch Dogs -- you'd have to buy several copies of the game if …

Gameplay

White Xbox One Heading to Retail With Sunset Overdrive

According to a French retailer.<p><b>Update:</b> Microsoft has confirmed the Xbox One Sunset Overdrive bundle will come with a white console.<p>A Microsoft …

Zelda fans debate Sheik's gender, but here's Nintendo's final word

Shiek's gender identity is a surprisingly hot debate among Nintendo fans. But now the definitive word has come from the company behind Zelda.<p>Is Sheik — the mysterious character first introduced in <i>The Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Time</i> — a man or a woman? The debate has begun again after …

The new GameStop trade-ins program is going to make you more money

GameStop's trade-in program is being overhauled with a new system that will end up giving you more money for the games you sell, Kotaku reports.<p>This initiative, set to begin Aug. 18, simplifies GameStop's current model which offers up to 10 different prices for a game. Instead, this will be reduced …

The Grovemade Desk Collection

<i>Organizing is what you do before you do something, so that when you do it, it is not all mixed up.</i> – Alan Alexander Milne<p>There are three daily habits …

Furniture

Hackers can tap USB devices in new attacks, researcher warns

BOSTON (Reuters) - USB devices such as keyboards, thumb-drives and mice can be used to hack into personal computers in a potential new class of attacks that evade all known security protections, a top computer researcher revealed on Thursday.<p>German crypto specialist and and chief scientist with …

Apple reportedly paying internet providers to ensure speedy delivery of its data

Just like Netflix, Apple wants to use its own content-delivery network, and is paying ISPs for the privilege<p>Apple has apparently turned on its new content-delivery network, and is reportedly paying Comcast and other big ISPs to move hardware into their data center and build direct interconnects to …

10 Scientific Images That Changed How We Looked at the World

The most important images in history<p>Whether it was a drawing or photograph, these images changed the course of human understanding, and science itself, forever.

Why it costs at least $5,000 to release an indie game on Xbox One

Developer Jamie Fristrom was put in the weird position of asking Sony and his Kickstarter backers for permission to delay his upcoming game <i>Energy Hook</i> so he could release <i>Sixty Second Shooter Prime</i> on the Xbox One.<p>Both groups of people were fine with it, and Fristrom moved ahead with the project.<p>The …

Cloud Strife, Ryu, Mega Man … the real birthdays of some of the biggest video game characters

Most of our video game heroes are timeless, but we actually know the exact ages of a few them. In fact, thanks to cutscenes, manuals, and even ads, we know the birthdays of some of the our most beloved icons.<p>Recently, a Reddit post pointed out the 50th birthday of a certain bandanna-wearing …

DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

How World War I Launched Mapmaking at National Geographic

The far-off battles of WWI created an appetite for maps—and National Geographic was at the ready.<p>In the summer of 1914, Americans began reading news accounts of a conflict that would soon be called the Great War—and that would draw the United States in three years later.<p>But it was <i>National …

Deep sea octopus mom tends her eggs longer than any animal on Earth

Call it extreme parenting: Scientists announced the discovery of a deep sea octopus mom that faithfully guarded the same clutch of eggs for a record-breaking 4-1/2 years.<p>"This is the longest brooding or gestation of any animal on the planet," said Brad Seibel, an animal physiologist at the …

Apple Is Starting To Lay Off Beats Employees

After weeks of buzz, Apple officially announced the Beats acquisition on May 28. Part of the $3 billion deal included Beats co-founders Jimmy Iovine and Dr. Dre joining Apple, but apparently not all of the company's employees will be as lucky.<p>According to Gurman's sources who were briefed on the …

Xbox One vs PS4: How Microsoft's Console is Getting Better and Better Than Sony's

Back in November 2013, Sony and Microsoft launched their respective next-gen gaming consoles, the PS4 and the Xbox One. Even though Sony's console …

PewDiePie still world's biggest YouTube star with 351m views in June

Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg – aka PewDiePie – remains the most popular star on YouTube, with his gaming channel generating 351m views in June 2014 alone.<p>That's more than 8,100 views a minute on average, fuelled by the UK-based Swede's huge fanbase on Google's video service. PewDiePie ended June with …