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Lenovo's projector phone beams a touchscreen onto any surface

Smartphones with built-in projectors -- well, just the two from Samsung, really -- haven't exactly been a huge hit so far, but Lenovo thinks it's finally got the right use case for this combination: beaming a touchscreen or virtual keyboard onto your desk. Announced at the Lenovo Tech World …

How Konami accidentally made P.T. the coolest game of all time

Konami is trying really, really hard to make you forget that P.T. ever existed. That plan is backfiring.<p>In the wake of <i>Silent Hills'</i> cancellation, Konami has done virtually everything in its power to scrub <i>P.T.</i>'s existence from the face of the planet. First, it quietly revealed plans to remove the …

Add Graphene To Spider Silk To Create The Strongest Fiber Yet

Web slingers get a high-tech upgrade<p>Your move, limpets. Earlier this year, the long-reigning champion of the Strongest Biological Material Competition, spider silk, was usurped by the upstart limpet teeth. But we all knew that the arachnids would not go quietly into the night.<p>In an unorthodox move, …

Nanotech

Volkswagen's latest 'Gran Turismo' concept is a 500HP hatchback

For those who think Volkswagen's Golf GTI and Golf R hot hatches just aren't "hot" enough, the carmaker's latest virtual concept for <i>Gran Turismo 6</i> (PlayStation 3) may be up your alley. The GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo offers up more than 500 horsepower in a hunkered-down, all-wheel-drive, …

Finally! A Flying Car Could Go On Sale As Soon As 2017

It’s the future promised to us by the Jetsons, “Back To The Future” and even as far back as Jules Verne: Finally after decades of dreaming and waiting, a company has plans to make a flying car commercially available to the public within 24 months.<p>Last year, Slovakian company AeroMobil unveiled its …

Flying Car

New Goodyear Tires Harness Friction To Help Power Your Car

Where the rubber meets the road, there's energy to be gained<p>When it comes to energy, heat is a big waste. Sometimes we can put waste heat to good use, like by redirecting steam from power plants to heat homes. But a lot of other times, heat is just lost. Take, for instance, when your car tires run …

Clean Energy

Researchers determine the safest place to survive a zombie outbreak in the US

Researchers at Cornell University have conductive a study to determine the which regions in the U.S. would be safest during a zombie outbreak, The Washington Post reports.<p>Alex Alemi, a researcher and statistician with the group, has developed an interactive model of how a zombie outbreak could …

With Valve, HTC Unveils New Virtual Reality Headset 'HTC Vive'

A new challenger appears!<p>HTC is teaming up with one of the gaming industry's biggest (and most beloved) companies, Valve, to launch a new virtual reality headset. What's even more exciting is that the consumer version of the VR headset is scheduled to launch before the end of the year.<p>The HTC Vive …

Blomkamp's Alien movie will be a direct sequel to Aliens

Neill Blomkamp's Aliens film — which we've been speculating on since it was announced last week — is going to be a direct sequel to 1986's <i>Aliens</i>. In an interview with Sky Movies (promoting the soon-to-be-released <i>Chappie</i>), Blomkamp said he wants his upcoming film to feel like the "genetic sibling" …

James Cameron

Watch the first ever video of a laser beam moving through thin air

The six-nanosecond-long clip was shot at 20 billion frames per second<p>For the first time ever scientists have captured a video of a laser’s flight path as it moves through the air. The clip above was created using a new ultra high-speed camera capable of detecting single photons at a time — the …

Sony plans a crazy movie crossover between Men in Black and 21 Jump Street

Sony Pictures is in the throes of mashing up its Jump Street and Men in Black franchises to create a new movie starring the leads of <i>21</i> and <i>22 Jump Street</i>, the Wall Street Journal reports.<p>According to Sony emails leaked on the Internet by hackers, the movie will likely hit in 2016 or 2017 and not …

The Crew review: road to ruin

The Crew's big wins are buried under a mound of frustrations<p><i>The Crew</i> is very nearly the driving game I've always wanted — if it weren't for the fact that it is also one of the most openly hostile video games I've ever played.<p>As a celebration of the Great American Road Trip, <i>The Crew</i> offers something …

JURASSIC WORLD Director Discusses Movie and Trailer Details

The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Is Finally Here

Well, after some false starts and somewhat convincing fakes, the trailer for J.J. Abrams astronomically anticipated "Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens" trailer is here. And it's totally amazing.<p>The trailer is only 88 seconds long, but it's packed full of "Star Wars"-y goodness: John Boyega …

BATMAN BEYOND Inspired Batgirl Character Design

Details From the 2nd Draft of the STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Script

Author Chuck Palahniuk Announces Fight Club Sequel

<i>The first rule of Fight Club is: You do not talk about Fight Club.</i><p>How do you make a follow up to <i>Fight Club</i>? Chuck Palahniuk is teaming up with Dark …