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Someone built a 3D printer inside Minecraft

When I first saw this video of a 3D printer within <i>Minecraft</i>, I was blown away -- but it was getting late, and I learned long ago not to publish at …

Melo, Kobe, CP3 and Andre Iguodala Star in Kevin Hart's 'I Wish' Remix

Actor Kevin Hart has released a remix of Skee-Lo's "I Wish," featuring Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul and Andre Iguodala, to promote his upcoming movie <i>Ride Along</i>.<p>Thanks to David Astramskas of Ball Is Life for the find.

Basketball

How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

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Diego Maradona Claims Pele's FIFA Award 'Isn't Worth S***'

Argentine footballing icon Diego Maradona has revisited an old feud, claiming Pele's "FIFA Football Family" award is meaningless.<p>Maradona was voted the Player of the 20th Century in 2000 after a large public vote, while Pele was handed a separate award by FIFA:<p>Per ESPNFC, he is still not ready to …

Soccer

Lionel Messi returns for Barcelona while Gareth Bale is poised to make Real Madrid comeback

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has posted on his Instagram account a photo of him kicking a ball with the message "Ready to come back"<p><b>Barcelona</b> and <b>Real Madrid</b> will be boosted by the return of <b>Lionel Messi</b> and Gareth Bale this weekend as both sides prepare for a vital week in their season.<p>Messi …

Google Research shows off new way to 'virtually project' your smartphone onto any display

Google has long been fascinated by sharing content between screens: the new Chromecast dongle is focused on that functionality, as is older software like Chrome tab sync, the YouTube Leanback remote, and the Chrome to Phone extension. Now there's a new project out of the company's research arm that …

Scientists create 'light saber' material with photon-binding technique

Photons are usually thought of as ephemeral, massless particles that rarely interact with each other, but a recent discovery by Harvard and MIT professors may force physicists to rethink that assumption. By pumping atoms into a supercooled vacuum chamber, the project created a non-linear quantum …

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

Gold iPhone 5S sells for $10K on eBay, worth just $649

You can buy a lot of things with $10,100 -- unless we're talking hard-to-find iPhones on eBay.<p>That's how much one eBay buyer paid for a 16GB unlocked iPhone 5S in gold, a device that's currently back-ordered into next month.<p>The US-based seller "Papakar" put the device up for sale Sunday afternoon. …

iPhone

Galaxy S5 metal casing rumoured, flex-screen Note 3 too

Samsung's next smart phone could arrive sporting a swanky metal jacket, if fresh rumours are to be believed.<p>The South Korean tech giant is …

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M2-9: Wings of a Butterfly Nebula

<b>M2-9: Wings of a Butterfly Nebula</b><br>Credit: Hubble Legacy Archive, +NASA, +European Space Agency, ESA - Processing: Judy Schmidt<br>http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap130915.html<p>Are stars better appreciated for their art after they die? Actually, stars usually create their most artistic displays as they die. In the case of low-mass stars like our Sun and M2-9 pictured above, the stars transform themselves from normal stars to white dwarfs by casting off their outer gaseous envelopes. The expended gas …

Tetris compels players through continually unfinished tasks

Part of why <i>Tetris</i> is so addictive might be because of a phenomena known as the Zeigarnik Effect, Pacific Standard Magazine reports.<p>The Zeigarnik Effect is named for Russian psychologist Bluma Zeigarnik. Zeigarnik would instruct study participants to perform various puzzles or tasks and interrupt a …

Minecraft player recreates original Pokemon region

YouTube user MediocreJake constructed the original region of Pokemon, Kanto, within the blocky world of <i>Minecraft.</i><p>His recreated world includes everything from Pallet Town to Indigo Plateau. Locations counted as "interiors," such as Victory Road, the SS Anne and Rock Tunnel, will take up a separate …

Google™ Strikes Bizarre Licensing Deal With Nestlé® To Name Next Android™ Kit Kat®

Google has apparently struck a wild licensing deal with Nestlé to use the name ‘KitKat’ for its next version of Android. Though the announcement of the name by Google’s Sundar Pichai this morning struck off an immediate wave of commentary, it seems to go deeper than just a name.<p>If you visit …

This bracelet could replace your passwords, your car keys, and even your fingerprints

Fingerprint readers. Face Unlock. Retinal scanners. They're all no better than your average password, at least the way Dr. Karl Martin sees it. "Your face, your iris — they're all physical features that can be stolen, that you leave everywhere."<p>Luckily, Dr. Martin has a better idea. He's planning …

Bright and Inspiring Single Family House in New Jersey by McCoubrey / Overholser

Owning a house nearby the seashore can be a wonderful experience. Hearing the sea’s whisperings, capturing thousands of unique sunsets and waking up …

Mirroring the Rough Character of Its Surroundings: SAOTA’s Melkbos Project

This family home, created by SAOTA – Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects is located approximately 30km from Cape Town along the idyllic but also …

Modern House Nearby Lake Michigan With a Sense of Verticality by Joseph Trojanowski

This neat and elegant home, with a sense of verticality was designed by Joseph Trojanowski, in one of Chicago’s tranquil neighbourhoods. The property …

Contemporary Design Scheme With a Little Extra: The Hollcroft Residence

A moderate land elevation surrounded by a pristine landscape in Portland, Oregon was considered the perfect setting for Giulietti Schouten Architects …

Sunny Side House / Wallflower Architecture + Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site would not appeal to most local homebuyer as it immediately ticks several negative boxes for …

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The collision between the Milky Way Galaxy and the Andromeda Galaxy.

AALON / Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners

"Se démondaniser"; “Disconnecting”; a wall cuts the home off from the world outside: the French coast distorted by common town planning. On the other …

Architecture

Exclusive Resort on an Intimate Coral Island: Gili Lankanfush, Maldives

Welcome to a 5-star resort set on the private tropical island of Lankanfushi in the Malé Atoll, surrounded by the waters of the Indian Ocean. …

Son Salat HQ / EcoDesignFinca

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This designer country house was built on a 17,000 m² plot and absolutely quiet. When building large …

Architecture

Villa Malvazinky by Martin Sladky of de.fakto

Villa Malvazinky is a residence in Prague designed by Czech architect Martin Sladky of de.fakto. From a distance, the house appears to be two …

Architecture

Single Storey Hillside Residence Exhaling Simple Sophistication in Paradise Valley, Arizona

A project designed by Kendle Design Collaborative, the <b>Rammed House</b> is one of those inspiring homes that keep the idea of simple sophistication alive. …

Cube House / Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan + Suzana Glogowski

An urban house resting like a monolith over the garden; a single cubic volume housing every function and opening and closing to the outside. Each …