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Space Ape Games aims for older hardcore fans with Rival Kingdoms mobile strategy app

Space Ape Games is launching its second big mobile app, Rival Kingdoms: Age of Ruin, in another bid to challenge the supremacy of Supercell’s Clash of Clans, which has dominated the top grossing mobile game charts for a couple of years. It’s now live on Android and iOS.<p>This Unity-built epic fantasy …

This massive airship is getting a $2.7 million grant to revolutionize transport

The UK's Airlander 10 — the largest aircraft in the world — is continuing to attract investment. The craft's designers, Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV), have won a €2.5 million ($2.7 million) grant from the EU from a fund to develop green transport initiatives. This sum is on top of a £3.4 million ($5 …

Aviation

Psychedelic drugs like LSD could be used to treat depression, study suggests

Psychedelic drugs could prove to be highly effective treatments for depression and alcoholism, according to scientists who have obtained the first brain scans of people under the influence of LSD.<p>Early results from the trial, involving 20 people, are said to be “very promising” and add to existing …

Psychedelia

Friday the 13th: why is it ‘unlucky’?

Today is Friday the 13th. Again. Cultures all over the world consider this an unlucky date, despite the fact that there’s no logical or scientific reason to support this notion. So why do people believe Friday the 13th is unlucky? And why won’t this notion go away?<p>Today is Friday the 13th. That’s …

Mathematics

This scientist solved the mystery of belly button lint

Look in your belly button at the end of the day, and you might find a loosely packed tuft of soft lint. For many people, belly button lint is a normal fact of life.<p>it all has to do with stomach hair<p>But take a second to consider it and it might seem more mysterious. Where does the lint come from? …

Salient Eye (Android) review: Salient Eye is the simplest of home security solutions - CNET

<b>The Good</b> Salient Eye is impressively easy to setup and use. Also, it's free.<p><b>The Bad</b> Salient Eye is for Android users only and about as bare bones as it gets -- you won't find many advanced security camera features here.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> As far as free theft-deterrent and motion-notification systems …

Smart Homes

5 tech myths you hear all the time

Humans are great at creating myths. From Marduk and Zeus to unicorns and mermaids, there's no end to what we can imagine. That's true even with technology.<p>There's old tech advice that no one questions, half-remembered instructions you just keep doing, misunderstood terms and more that you believe …

Western Digital Elements 3TB external desktop drive: $94 shipped (Reg. $150)

B&H is offering the WD 3TB Elements External Desktop hard drive $94 shipped. That’s $56 under the regular price, $46 under Amazon’s current price, nearly $19 off the next best price from a trusted retailer, and within a few bucks of lowest 3TB desktop drive we’ve seen from any manufacturer.<p>It …

LG Display je na ovogodišnjoj Europe OLED Day konferenciji između ostalog otkrio kako za 2019. godinu sprema 80-inčni OLED TV panel s 8K rezolucijom

<b>LG Display</b>, podružnica tvrtke LG koja se bavi proizvodnjom zaslona, iskoristila je ovogodišnju <b>Europe OLED Day</b> konferenciju kako bi predstavila neke …

Jury is out on health effects of e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes are either a potent weapon in the war against tobacco, or they are an insidious menace that threatens to get kids hooked on nicotine and make smoking socially acceptable again.<p>There are health experts who back each point of view. But they do agree that the empirical evidence …

Public Health

Jack Black to remake MMO mockumentary 'Wizard's Way'

Actor Jack Black and his production company Electric Dynamite have acquired the rights to remake independent film <i>Wizard's Wa</i>y, a British mockumentary about massively multiplayer online role-players, reports The LA Times.<p>The original <i>Wizard's Way</i> will be shown at Slamdance Film Festival on Jan. 19 in …

Dash is a free coding course that'll teach you how to make CSS robots

General Assembly has launched a new online service that teaches basic web development for free, in your browser. It's called Dash, and it lets users learn how to use HTML, Javascript, and CSS by working through four projects of increasing difficulty.<p>As you progress through the projects — starting …

'Mirror's Edge' parkour recreated in unbelievable real-life video

EA announced a next-gen sequel to parkour-influenced cult hit <i>Mirror's Edge</i> at this year's E3 conference, but didn't show off much of the actual game. If you're feeling optimistic, though, you might dare to hope that it'll turn out something like this stunning video recorded from the perspective of …

F1 2013 Release Date Announced

Available on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC on October 4.<p>Codemasters has confirmed F1 2013 will be available on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC on …

After 69 years, 'pitch drop' experiment finally caught on video

In 1927, a researcher at the University of Queensland in Australia began what's widely recognized as the longest-running experiment ever, the so-called "pitch drop." It's a simple set up: fill a flask with tar pitch and let it ooze out the bottom to see how quickly it flows, and eventually it makes …

BASE jumper's terrifying 1,000-foot fall caught on GoPro

Extreme-sports junkie Matthew Gough's parachute malfunctioned, but he sustained only minor injuries while catching his entire, horrifying descent on a helmet cam.<p>For many of us, the video below of Matthew Gough falling 1,000 feet after his parachute malfunctioned during a BASE jump is like watching …

Extreme Sports

Reality: A Mere Illusion (Part 1)

Every action and all matter that has developed in the universe conforms to what we know as reality. The idea that our universe passes like a giant’s …