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How To Clean, Polish And Sharpen A Very Rusty Knife

It's easy to assume a knife covered in rust is bound for the trash heap, but rust is typically just on the surface of the blade waiting to be …

Japan's Tashirojima Island Is A Cat Lover's Paradise

<i>There are a lot of places to be curious about, so we started a Curiosity Travel Instagram. Where will your curiosity take you? Follow us!</i><p>If you …

WATCH: Jeff the Shelter Cat Can't Stop Giving Hugs

Jeff is a people person.<p>When the ginger cat sees a human, he has to hug them.<p>Jeff’s special talent was discovered when he was moved to the ASPCA from …

Cats

Impressionist Surprises Characters At Disney Parks

Disney parks hire some really talented people to play the characters guests can interact with in the park, and the non-mascot characters try to …

Artist Illustrates Everyday Life With His Wife

We've shared many relationship comics created by women, but relationship comics created by men are a rare find- and they're rarely very good looking …

StarCraft Source Code Discovered, Fan Rewarded for Returning it to Blizzard

"The reason we are calling you is to invite you to Blizzcon, all expenses paid, and we would love to take you out for drinks."<p>Blizzard has showered a …

Starcraft

Microsoft, give consumers the FPS counter on the front of the Xbox Scorpio too

It is only right and fair, do the right thing<p>Listen, no one is going to buy what’s promised to be the most powerful gaming console ever created to <i>not</i> know the frame rate of each game in real time. What would be more comforting than to be able to look at your console while playing and see a nice, …

Watching Someone Make a Camera Lens From Scratch Explains Why No One Makes Camera Lenses From Scratch

The next time you complain about spending thousands of dollars on a precision camera lens, stop and think about all the all hard work that went into …

You Can Now Download And Use The Fonts Of Your Favorite '90s TV Shows

We're all about Florentine Regular, aka the "Frasier" font.<p>If you’ve longed to write “Are You Afraid of the Dark?” fan fiction in the exact font the iconic ‘90s horror anthology used for its logo ― well, dedicated SNICK follower, your time has come.<p>Thanks to this website, you can write all the …

Sega Dreamcast – The Console That Was Way Ahead Of Its Time

The Dreamcast jumped the gun on the other fifth-generation consoles, and ultimately Sega’s impatience was the console’s downfall. But its death was …

Fallout 4's 58GB High-Resolution Texture Pack Is Out Now On PC

Fallout 4's high-resolution PC texture pack has landed on Steam. You can grab it right here (via NeoGAF). As announced previously, the texture pack is meaty, requiring 58 GB of hard drive space.<p>Here is the texture pack's official description: "Experience the wasteland like you've never seen it …

Boston

Hands-on with BlackBerry's 'Mercury' phone

After showing off its upcoming BlackBerry phone at this year's CES, TCL, the parent company of Alcatel, has confirmed its "Mercury" handset will be …

Mobile Technology

What Does the World’s Oldest Surviving Piano Sound Like? Watch Pianist Give a Performance on a 1720 Cristofori Piano

Imagine your favorite works for the piano---the delicate and haunting, the thundering and powerful. The minimalism of Erik Satie, the Romanticism of …

Piano

Pirates Leak Pokémon Prism After Nintendo Shuts It Down

<i>Pokémon Prism</i> is a fan-made ROM hack for <i>Pokémon Crystal</i>. Over the course of eight years, creator Koolboyman and his team crafted a new <i>Pokémon</i> …

The best apps for your new Windows 10 PC

New PC? Start here<p>Congratulations! You just unwrapped a new Windows 10 PC for the holidays! Now you're wondering what the best apps are to install on your new machine. Fortunately, we're here to help, with some of our top picks to try out on your new PC.<p><i>We've rounded up our favorite and most-used</i> …

What Smartwatches Lost With The Death Of Pebble

As a business, Pebble was a failure, but its low-maintenance approach toward wearables deserves to live on.<p>Earlier this month, Pebble’s smartwatch underdog story reached a tragic conclusion: Under a crushing mound of debt and with no clear path to profitability, the startup sold its software assets …

OneShot Is A Game Where The Main Character Knows Who You Are

<i>OneShot</i>first freaked me out when it said my name. My real name. I don’t know how it got my name. I didn’t give it my name. It’s not even part of my …

The Surprising And Allegedly Impossible Death Of EverQuest's 'Unkillable' Dragon

Rare today are opportunities for gamers to step outside the prescribed outlines of a developer’s intended gaming experience, especially in MMORPGs. …

The Greatest Cosplay From This Year's Blizzcon

The world could always use more heroes—and more cosplay, too. Fans of Blizzard Entertainment descended on Anaheim this past weekend to celebrate the …

3D Self-Adhesive Wall Stickers

Give your home a majestic appearance with these 3D self-adhesive wall stickers. These stickers come with an insulated soundproof design that will …

Cat Grew Up in Cage is Given Freedom and Love, She Can't Stop Thanking Her Rescuers

This precious cat, who lived her entire life in a cage, felt love for the first time after she was rescued. She was hooked and couldn't stop thanking …

Pets

Microsoft Surface Studio

Microsoft have unveiled the Surface Studio, a spectacular competitor for the iMac. The new 28-inch desktop computer is a creative workhorse, focused …

Secret Ultra-Strong World of Warcraft Boss Discovered in Low-Level Dungeon

Mechanized monstrosity.<p>Blizzard is wasting no time building on the successful launch of Legion, World of Warcraft's most recent expansion. Patch 7.1, …

By the Emperor, Someone Made a Working Warhammer 40k Chainsword

The grim dark future of the 41st century needs a weapon as ludicrously gritty as the setting of <i>Warhammer 40,000</i>—and the chainsword, standard melee …

Puffball Fungi Exploding In the Rain Is Oddly Soothing

Between climate change, elections and the persistent threat of another <i>Alvin and the Chipmunks</i> movie, modern life can be full of stress. Throughout it …

World of Warcraft Game Director Begins New Blizzard Game

<i>World of Warcraft</i>‘s game director Tom Chilton has moved on to a mysterious project for Blizzard.<p>Following the success of <i>Legion</i>, Chilton — who has …

Why The Most F-ed Up Show On TV (Is Thomas The Tank Engine)

<i>Thomas The Tank Engine</i> chronicles the story of strange, sentient trains and their valiant efforts to create a blissful locomotive utopia. Or at …