Nelio Teixeira

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'Ebola is man-made', and other crazy conspiracy theories

Is Obama behind the Ebola outbreak? Are planes poisoning us? Is Lady Gaga part of an evil Illuminati plot? The five conspiracy theories you won't believe people believe<p><b>The best conspiracy theories are</b> like enchanting mazes of logic whose thresholds, once crossed, are hard to return from. As …

The $250,000 Watch Every Space Pirate Needs

This retrofuturist timepiece looks like it belongs among the stars.<p><i>(Photo Credit: MB&F)</i><p>For the well-heeled sci-fi geek who happens to have $250,000 laying around, consider this crazy timepiece.<p>The MB&F HM6 is based on the famous anime cartoon Captain Future, which itself is based on old American …

Watch 3D Printer-Bots Build the Moon Colony of 2050

Okay, so maybe the moon base of the future won't look exactly like this, but the European Space Agency's vision addresses the key questions we need to answer before we go.<p>According to the European Space Agency's newest video, humanity lunar future includes roving Roomba-esque 3D-printers and domed …

TV Manufacturers Are Ruining Your Movie Experience With This Default Setting

Cinematographers and directors have a message for TV makers: Stop making our movies look like an episode of "One Life to Live."<p><b>Reed Morano is the cinematographer behind</b> such independent films as <i>Frozen River</i>, <i>Kill Your Darlings</i>, and <i>The Skeleton Twins</i>. She now has added something else to her resume: …

Google Maps for iPhone and Android Gets a Complete Redesign

Google has continued its roll-out of Material Design to Google Maps.<p>Google has continued its roll-out of Material Design to Google Maps.<p>The makeover follows those for Android, Chrome OS, the web and other apps such as Google Calendar, which have already adopted the new, consistent look.<p>Material …

Beckenbauer added to FIFA investigation list

FIFA lifted a new corner of its veil of secrecy Wednesday by revealing that German football great Franz Beckenbauer and world body vice president Maria Villar Llona have been investigated.<p>It said inquiries against the two are in the hands of the FIFA ethics committee's court for a decision.<p>The two …

Move over, Samsung: Lenovo takes the prize for most shameless Apple ripoff

If imitation truly is the sincerest form of flattery, then the designers at Lenovo must adore the iPhone 6.<p>Samsung has caught a lot of flak for—and been taken to court over—some of its iPhone-like smartphone design choices, but nothing the Korean company has ever produced comes close to the …