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11 iPhone keyboards to upgrade your text messaging

Android users always had the better deal when it came to customized smartphone keyboards. But with Apple's iOS 8 update, iPhones now support third …

Star Wars Vintage Poster Set

No doubt, Millennium Falcon, X-wing and AT-AT are three of the most famous vehicles from the universe of Star Wars. If you like the vehicles, the …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head. Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Hilarious Graphic Design Pun Cards

10.4K<p>SHARES<p>Everyone needs a good laugh once in a while. Graphic design may seem like a very serious profession, but in reality it is full of inside …

Graphic Design

Cloudy with a chance of jokes: Funny or Die releases weather app for iOS

Funny or Die, the Emmy-winning comedy website co-founded by Will Ferrell, has just launched a new weather app for iOS. No joke.<p>Despite its …

There's A New iPhone Game That Anyone Who Likes Tetris Should Download

If you're a fan of Tetris, chances are you'll love Shades.<p>The basic concept of Shades is similar to Tetris: Match the falling bricks together to clear rows and avoid a massive pileup that reaches the top of the screen. The big difference is that Shades asks you to match bricks based on the shade of …

iPhone

George Lucas: Disney didn't want my 'Star Wars' scripts

It was revealed in a recent interview that George Lucas, the father of the "Star Wars" movies, had originally planned to make "Star Wars: Episode 7" before Disney purchased Lucasfilm. He even began developing some ideas for the next installment, which he passed along to Disney. As it turns out, …

Destiny players need to drop everything: The game's best weapon is up for grabs

If you're playing <i>Destiny</i>, even casually, you need to drop whatever the heck else you're doing and grind for 17 Strange Coins. Xur has Ice Breaker this week, which is one of the best weapons in the game.<p>"For raids, you will always want to have either the Ice Breaker sniper rifle or the Gjallarhorn …

Ammunition

Fan rewrites the ending to The Last of Us, creator approves

<i>The Last of Us</i> was one of 2013's finest games, in its story, acting and play. It'd take brass balls to just swagger in and rewrite the ending, but someone did, and the game's creative director himself gave the redo a thumbs up,<p>NeoGAF, in one of its classic rainy-day thought exercises, yesterday …

Uncharted

These Destiny resources will help you reduce grind, increase fun

<i>Destiny</i> is one of the best games of the year or one of the worst, depending on which player you're asking and at what time. Either way, it can be an overwhelming game to play, but this list of resources will help see you through as you grind for the best loot.<p>We've already published a guide to help …

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The easiest, cheesiest way to beat Destiny's Nightfall boss this week

<i>Destiny</i> players will head to Mars this week to confront Valus Ta'aurc, a notorious bullet sponge of a boss who stars in the Nightfall Strike. But as Redditor Hax-erous proves, there's a trick you can employ to make the fight significantly easier.<p>Valus Ta'aurc is the culmination of <i>Destiny</i>'s Cerberus …

Assassin's Creed Unity's free Dead Kings DLC launches Jan. 13, watch a cinematic trailer

<i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> publisher Ubisoft will launch the game's <i>Dead Kings</i> campaign next Tuesday, Jan. 13, the company announced today alongside the release of a cinematic trailer.<p>As Ubisoft announced in November, it is giving <i>Dead Kings</i> to <i>Assassin's Creed Unity</i> owners for free in an effort to make …

Assassin's Creed

Destiny's free legendary gifts have arrived!

Bungie announced that Destiny players would be receiving a "small, but Legendary" gift this week, and those gifts have begun to roll out to players.<p>"Packages are being deployed by the millions throughout the day. Check your emails and the Postmaster for confirmation," Bungie stated on …

Minuum keyboard app updated with iPhone 6 enhancements and more features

Minuum has just received an update that works toward maximizing the app's potential as an iOS 8 keyboard app.<p>Perhaps most notably, the update brings …

4 More Fun STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS Parody Trailers

‘The Empire – Episode 1: Lunchbox’, A Mashup Parody of ‘Star Wars’ and ‘The Office’

“<i>The Empire – Episode 1: Lunchbox</i>” is a fantastic mashup parody by Carl Whiteley that places characters from <i>Star Wars</i> in the popular television …

Brain Science Explains The Most Productive Ways To Procrastinate

Research on the brain’s decision-making systems reveals the five most productive ways to waste time.<p>Sit down to work on a specific task and you may find your mind veering off on a different track, spiraling down into the black hole of procrastination.<p>“We all experience motivational breakdowns, like …

There's no way any game is wackier than GAME OF THE YEAR: 420BLAZEIT

<i>Warning: GAME OF THE YEAR: 420BLAZEIT contains oodles of offensive internet memes, so the gameplay video comes with a strong content warning.</i><p>Made in 7 days, for the 7DFPS game jam — where creators are encouraged to make interesting, introspective and/or outrageous games using (or subverting) first …

Unseen Star Wars artwork and designs come up for auction, in pictures - Telegraph

Transparent Nearly Invisible Mice Created By Japanese Scientists

Scientists are getting a look at the inner workings of mice like never before thanks to a new technique that renders the rodents so transparent they're nearly invisible.<p>Researchers from the RIKEN Quantitative Biology Center at Osaka University say the biggest challenge was the light-blocking "heme" …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Breaks Down ‘Interstellar’: Black Holes, Time Dilations, and Massive Waves

The acclaimed astrophysicist, host of The Cosmos, and director of the Hayden Planetarium discusses what Christopher Nolan’s film got right and wrong. …

Parody video shows a hilarious beta version of Amazon Echo

If you're a bit freaked out by the capabilities of Amazon Echo, the company's new Siri-like speaker-slash-personal-assistant, you should have seen …

Warren Buffett's 'Two-List' Strategy: How to Maximize Your Focus and Master Your Priorities

With well over 50 billion dollars to his name, Warren Buffett is consistently ranked among the wealthiest people in the world. Out of all the investors in the 20th century, Buffett was the most successful.<p>Given his success, it stands to reason that Buffett has an excellent understanding of how to …