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Bolt CMS is WordPress done right(er)

WordPress is like the bumble bee. Computer Scientists that studied the core code have concluded it is a miracle it works at all. It's clearly a …

Some VR developers cut ties with Oculus over Palmer Luckey funding pro-Trump memes

Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey is bankrolling a group that creates and shares occasionally racist memes to promote Donald Trump. The organization Luckey is supporting is offensive enough that some developers are pulling their support for the Oculus Rift VR headset.<p>Since The Daily Beast published …

VC&G | » VC&G Interview: Jerry Lawson, Black Video Game Pioneer

In late 2006, I received a large collection of vintage computer magazines from a friend. For days I sat on my office floor and thumbed through nearly …

How to Update WordPress Safely Every Time

Updating WordPress is essential to keeping your site functional and secure, but updates can interfere with customizations or even break your …

How to create a 3D shooter for Android with Unity - Part one

Unity is one of the most powerful tools that developers have available for making games and a huge number of the best-selling apps in the Play Store owe their existence to it. We’ve covered the engine before with both a general overview and a guide to making 2D platformers. We also touched on it …

The Noguchi Filing System Keeps Paper Documents Organized On Its Own

As much as many of us would love to go paperless, it's just not possible for everyone. For those of us still struggling with paper files, the Noguchi …

PencilCase – HyperCard Reimagined, Allows Non-Developers to Create iOS Apps

- Mar 27, 2014<p>Robots & Pencil, a company that usually makes their daily bread developing mobile apps for others, is preparing to launch a new …

Here’s how Pixar animated Monsters University (behind-the-scenes)

Pixar’s animated films feature magical characters like Sully, the furry 1,000-pound beast from Monsters University. Building those computer-animated characters takes years of work, but studio engineers showed how they streamlined that process with the latest high-end graphics computers at Nvidia’s …

Scientists working with the Spitzer Space Telescope have developed a new 360-degree mosaic image of the Milky Way that you can explore through a website. Check it out here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/uera

The M82 supernova is at peak brightness: How to see it

On the night of January 21, 2014, a group of astronomy students at University College London were scheduled to learn how to use a campus telescope as …

How Google's Products Evolved in 2013

Google’s reputation and influence within the technology industry can’t be understated. The company is unflinching in its desire to improve people’s lives by offering accessible, empowering products and services.<p>Make no mistake, Google is still focused on generating revenue and advertising remains …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …