Tom Fredrickson

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How Shadow of Mordor's Nemesis System Might Fare In Other Games

While Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Halo: The Master Chief Collection and Assassin’s Creed: Unity are the talk of the town right now, I want to flash back briefly to what is bound to be one of the best games of the year, even after all this new competition is released ahead of the holiday: Shadow …

That Dragon, Cancer has taken to Kickstarter

Autobiographical family drama That Dragon, Cancer, the story of raising a small boy with a terminal illness, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to …

'That Dragon, Cancer' Video-Game Sparks Creative Responses To Cancer

That Dragon, Cancer is a video-game about a child with cancer. Today, a Kickstarter campaign launches to complete its development on Mac/PC/Steam as well as Ouya.<p>As put on the Kickstarter page, “a significant portion of the game has already been developed, and the entire game is now planned out …

Iron Banner 2.0 hits Destiny next week

Iron Banner 2.0, the new and improved version of Destiny's "power matters" competitive multiplayer mode, launches next week.<p>Developer Bungie aims to …

Movie Review - Nightcrawler (2014)

<b>Nightcrawler</b>, 2014.<p>Written and Directed by Dan Gilroy.<br>Starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Paxton, Rene Russo and Riz Ahmed.<p><b>SYNOPSIS:</b><p>A young man stumbles …

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Top 5 underwater wildlife encounters

Want a wildlife interaction with a difference? Jo Price takes a deep breath and reveals the best underwater animal encounters<p>If 70% of our planet is …

Asteroids Offer Stepping-Stones to Mars, Expert Says

Rather than lassoing asteroids, NASA could use the space rocks to prepare for a visit to Mars.<p>Nearby asteroids are humanity's ticket to Mars, says a planetary scientist who's calling for an ambitious survey to map ones that could serve as stepping-stones to the red planet. (Video: "Would You Go to …

The world's 11 scariest bridges

If you're not already afraid of crossing bridges, you will be after watching these videos!<p>1. Trift Suspension Bridge, Switzerland<p><b>Where:</b> Trift …

Kayaker Lars Lämmler tackles the rapids on Norway's raging Rauma River http://on.natgeo.com/1tuDP53 Photograph by Ciarán Heurteau

Another Night in Bora Bora

EXIF Info<p>Remember, there are two ways to see the EXIF info for each of my shots. You can hover the mouse over and see them, or if you click through …

Remarkable Latte Art Featuring Photorealistic Cats Looks Too Impressive to Sip

Japan seems to be on the cutting edge of the quirky genre known as latte art; the latest trend features sepia-toned, photorealistic drawings of cats that are captured in the foam of an espresso beverage. Twitter user @dongurinekobei is responsible for these extremely-detailed creations that …

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Mr Turner review – Mike Leigh shines a brilliant new light on the great master

A magnificent growling-bear performance by Timothy Spall is just one of the masterful brushstrokes in this lusty, physical, spit-and-spunk portrait of JMW Turner from singular British screen artist Mike Leigh. Adventurously wielding a digital palette to echo and invoke the oily grit of their …

Warning: Fly Your Camera Drone Near a Big Sports Stadium, Go to Jail

Earlier this year, we shared an interactive map showing where you aren’t allowed to fly camera drones. The list is generally pretty simple: national …

Photographer Visits Real Life Haunted Houses Across America

For his book <i>13: An American Horror Story</i>, photographer Seph Lawless visited a number of real life “haunted houses” across the United States. The …

13 things you didn't know about Benedict Cumberbatch (but definitely need to)

<b>1. He almost didn’t become an actor</b><br>At the urging of his parents, a young Benedict originally planned to become a lawyer. Before studying Drama at Manchester University, he also spent a gap year teaching English in a Tibetan monastary.<p><b>2. He's licensed to marry you</b><br>Movie star, Emmy-winning actor …

Jake Gyllenhaal on Nightcrawler: ‘I’m a bit strange, you know?’

Struggling to get a foothold in today’s job market? Remember: the key to success lies in you! You’ve got to make your own chances. Take freelance newsman Louis Bloom, whose break came when he filmed the aftermath of a fatal car crash in the Hollywood hills. The driver had been thrown into the road. …

Google Glass impostor does nothing, but it's cheap

Google Glass hasn't exactly been universally embraced, as the rise of the term "glasshole" demonstrates. Then, of course, there's the issue of the $1,500 price tag.<p>Well, soon you may be able to be creepy and rude without having to spend a fortune. Faux.Glass on the Indiegogo crowd-funding site can …

Cops Can Force You To Unlock Phone With Apple Touch ID, Judge Rules

Cops can't make you give them your smartphone password -- but they can compel you to slap your finger onto your Apple Touch ID device to unlock it, a Virginia court ruled Thursday.<p>It's an odd sort of loophole: The Fifth Amendment protects you from offering knowledge that could incriminate yourself, …

The Backed Pack: an iPhone lens, a smart pen, & a shoe sanitizer

<i>Each week, our friends at Backerjack bring us updates on some of the most successful gadget crowdfunding campaigns.</i><p>Snap! 6<p>Snap! 6 hopes to make the perfect selfie attainable. Aside from its functionality as an iPhone 6 case with a widened base grip to make the phone easier to hold with one hand …

New Ball-Shaped Camera Captures Mid Air Panoramas

With panoramic cameras seemingly all the rage, it’s no surprise to find a new contender entering the market.<p>We’ve already seen a plethora of handy pocket cameras, selfie sticks and action cameras which will attach to just about anything that moves, but the Panono is something entirely …

Oneiric Autumn - Photographs and text by Frang Dushaj | LensCulture

The first image from this series, Submerged, is the one that fundamentally oriented my approach to the project as a whole. I was inspired by those misty days during mid-fall, when the lines between sky, land and water begin to blur, when things begin to look clearer and much more indistinct at the …

'Destiny's' Iron Banner Is Getting A Makeover

When Bungie first revealed its “Iron Banner” for Destiny, it was meant to be the ultimate challenge for the Crucible: unlike normal matches, where the game nerfs all level and equipment advantages, the Iron Banner was meant to be the mode where high level characters could get the full advantages of …

'Destiny' Review: The Fault in Our Stars

It may seem strange to release an “official” review of a game practically two months past its release date, but Destiny is a strange game. It’s one that blurs the line between genres in ways few major titles have to date, and exists as the first step forward in a mammoth ten-year, $500M franchise …

Destiny's first expansion The Dark Below takes aim at story criticism

Destiny's story failed. Most agree on this point.It was a disjointed, bizarre effort that made little sense. Exposition amounted to a short blurb …

Here's what's in Destiny's The Dark Below expansion

Destiny's first expansion, The Dark Below, launches globally on 9th December, developer Bungie has confirmed.<p>It costs £19.99, or it's a part of the …

Destiny's 'The Dark Below' Expansion DLC Gets A Price And Release Date

Activision has just announced the official date, price and content of the first expansion for Destiny, The Dark Below. Though the existence of the expansion has been far from a secret for a while now, this is the first official reveal of the DLC in a way that doesn’t involve glitching through walls …