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25 Photos To Get You Pumped For 'Pacific Rim'

After a number of similar trailers, the only thing audiences really know about the film is that we can look forward to an all-out alien brawl.<p>We saw an early screening of the film, and thoroughly enjoyed it. Essentially, it's "Power Rangers" for grown ups.<p>Before checking out Warner Bros.' latest, …

Why mobile games suck

<b>Mobile games do certain things very, very well, but there are a couple of trends that can ruin the experience.</b><p>While we absolutely love the platform …

Mobile Gaming

Nokia's 41-megapixel Lumia 1020 sees details leaked early

The device will reportedly come with a 4.5-inch display, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage when it's unveiled later today.<p>Nokia's Lumia 1020 is expected to make a showing at a special press event the company is holding today. But already, it's made an appearance on the Web.<p>Official press photos of …

Mobile Technology

Jay-Z Calls Out Rappers Who Lie About How Much Money They Actually Make

It's a pretty well known fact that rappers like to flaunt their wealth. Most hip-hop music is laced with lyrics that embrace a cushy lifestyle full of expensive cars, homes, and of course jewelery.<p>Jay-Z is fed up with this precedent. He calls out his fellow MCs on his new album, Magna Carta Holy …

Hubble telescope discovers alien 'deep blue' planet

The heavens are home to an alien world that shines a deep cobalt blue in a solar system far, far away from our own.<p>Astronomers used the ageing Hubble …

PS4 Gamers Can Play All Their Digital Games From Anyone's PS4

<i>Thanks to the PS4′s ability to play games that are being downloaded in the background, you can play your digital titles on any machine.</i><p>Thanks to the PlayStation 4′s Play As You Download feature, PS4 gamers will be able to play any of their digital games from any system without having to wait hours …

TFTW: Top Ten Games Banned In Australia

Verizon May Need to Sell $23.5 Billion Worth of iPhones by End of the Year

Verizon is obligated to sell $23.5 billion worth of iPhones this year under the terms of its 2010 agreement with Apple. Should the carrier fall short …

Verizon

Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

Editor's Note: Please welcome Kevin Liu of Science Fare to SE: Drinks. We're pumped to have him here to share a bit of cocktail science.<p>The difference between a perfectly balanced cocktail and a so-so one often comes down to ice. How does ice affect temperature? Dilution? Since as much as half the …

Europe to send rover to Mars

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: ESA<p>Move over Curiosity: The European Space Agency plans to land a rover on Mars in 2019. The bot will search for signs …

The top secret rules that allow NSA to use US data without a warrant

Top secret documents submitted to the court that oversees surveillance by US intelligence agencies show the judges have signed off on broad orders …

Watch the Roots Cover Daft Punk's "Get Lucky", Rap Over the Super Mario Bros. Music

Last night on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon", ?uestlove and "Captain" Kirk Douglas of house band the Roots covered Daft Punk's Pharrell-featuring single "Get Lucky", as Consequence of Sound points out. And they did it while acting as "Black Simon & Garfunkel", resulting in <br>a very folky, very funny …

The Evolution of King James

LeBron explains how he transformed himself into a ruthlessly efficient scoring machine<p>Just a few months after his 28th birthday, LeBron James is on …

10 Best Zombie Movie Scenes

Watching Brad Pitt take on the zombie apocalypse in <i>World War Z</i> reminds me of scenes that are good enough to cause nightmares – and keep them coming …

Horror

How-To: 3D Print a Video Game Figurine

<i>Jenny is a gamer and a 3D printing enthusiast</i><p>Creating figurines of your favorite video games characters can be easy. The in-game models usually have low polygon count, come fully textured, and are ripe for full-color 3D printing. A lot of 3D printing services such as Shapeways and Sculpteo offer …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

Water Landscapes Around the World Showcase Nature's Beauty

<b>This post is brought to you by Poland Spring Brand 100% Natural Spring Water.</b><p>When you first hear the word landscape, what comes to mind? Do you think of mountains, hills or the general countryside? In fact, landscape is more broadly defined as “all the visible features of an area of land” which …

Nature

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Top 20 DJ Mixes of 2013 So Far

Once upon a time, DJ mixtapes were for the faithful. Today, it's the opposite – everyone can access them, and more and more, they do. By the time you …

Music Festivals

8 Fresh-Pressed Juice Cocktails for Summer

Juicing is all the rage this summer and we've got 8 fresh-pressed cocktails that will make you want to skip the bar and D.I.Y.<p>Juicing is all the rage this summer, and while it's a great way to start the day, it's also a fantastic way to kick-off happy hour. We've got 8 fresh-pressed cocktails that …

Cambridge Parkour POV - James Kingston

Miami's Top Hotels

From a seaside oasis to a chic playground, the accommodations here offer something for everyone<p>From a seaside oasis to a chic playground, the accommodations here offer something for everyone

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Beaches

10 Song of the Summer Contenders From Daft Punk to Ciara (VIDEO)

At summer’s midway point, Kevin Fallon ranks this year’s contenders for the season’s biggest song.<p>Each year artists hustle to deliver the song of the …

102-year-old ship became a floating forest (6 pictures)

Homebush Bay in Sydney is the place were many 20th century ships, which are no longer used, ended up: one of them, the SS Ayrfield, is definitely the …

Game of Throne Characters Drawn in the Style of ‘The Simpsons’

For his ongoing <i>Simpsonized</i> series, Brussels-based artist Adrien Noterdaem (aka “ADN“) has drawn characters from HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> in the unique …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2013

At the end of every quarter the Sifter will highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘, culminating in an epic <i>Top 100</i> at the end of the year (check …