Alex Vizzini

307 Flips | 4 Magazines | 89 Likes | 7 Followers | @ajvizz | Visionary, Poet, Philosopher, Tech enthusiast, Gamer Developer, Graphic Designer, Co-Founder of Alternative Visuals

Face it: Girl Scout cookies aren't good. That you can order them online is great

Nostalgic TV shows you barely remember. Snacks you had to buy from humans. How can you not love life when everything’s just a Google search away?<p>Girl Scout cookie sales go digital – but only if mom and dad say it’s OK<p>As of Monday, Girl Scout cookies – previously only available through your niece, …

League of Legends Player Retires, Goes From $40k A Year To $800k

Just like pro sports such as football, where athletes have little trouble landing themselves lucrative jobs in broadcasting when they retire, some …

One World Trade Center Opens Its Doors

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Treat Financial Fitness Like Physical Fitness to Achieve Your Goals

For many of us, physical fitness and financial fitness are difficult goals. When we're under stress if we can't reach for a cupcake, we at least want …

Award-Winning Animated GIFs by Micaël Reynaud

French freelance designer and stop-motion animator Micaël Reynaud's unique animated GIFs are created utilizing slit-scan, time-lapse and masking …

Game Consoles, Meet Your Competition

Experience PC gaming on your comfortable couch with these compact machines<p>An Xbox One or PlayStation 4 has nothing on a gaming PC. Towers pack so much video memory and such powerful graphics chips that they can render details meticulous enough (smoke, shadows, sunlight) to make a console choke. But …

Gaming

Chrome Is Now More Popular Than Internet Explorer

Google Chrome has edged out Microsoft's Internet Explorer in the ongoing battle of the browsers, according to Adobe Digital Report (ADI) data.<p>The …

PayPal reportedly planning to integrate iOS 8’s Touch ID API in mobile payment app

When Apple unveiled the Touch ID API during its WWDC keynote earlier this week, users and developers alike immediately started considering possible uses. It seems PayPal was also quite interested in putting the fingerprint technology to work in its mobile app.<p>According to Business Insider, several …

How to Be More Assertive for Better Communication

When people describe me, assertive is the last word they use. This has cost me a lot, both professionally and personally, because of missed …

Body Language

LEGO Figures Make Perfect Cable Holders

Who knew that LEGO designed their figures' hands perfectly to hold Apple lightning and other types of cables? Stick a LEGO brick on your desk, attach …

Peter Jackson retitles The Hobbit part three The Battle of the Five Armies

Director calls previous sub-title There and Back Again redundant as 'Bilbo has already arrived there'<p>The final film in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy has been retitled The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.<p>The New Zealand film-maker made the announcement on his Facebook page following weeks of …

The Relationship Between Russia and The USA

United States

Thousands of Twitch viewers beat massively multiplayer 'Pokemon' game

After 16 days, the hive consciousness of Twitch Plays Pokemon has successfully beaten <i>Pokemon Red</i>. Early this morning, thousands of chat participants navigated through the final fight with Blue, a major milestone in a "social experiment" that has effectively turned Twitch.tv into a huge crowdsourced …

Some Cats Get Massages and Then Others...

Just When Things Look Like They're About To Go Wrong... This Happens

We can all agree that when life fails you and takes a terrible turn for the worse, well, it sucks. Oh, the pain, the despair, the tragedy! But then...<p><b>Everything falls smoothly into place.</b><p><b>Things you thought were gone come back to you.</b><p><b>Not everything is as scary as it looks.</b><p><b>And not everything ends the</b> …

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Legend Of Zelda Played In First Person With Oculus Rift

This is a video demo of The Legend of Zelda being played as a first person stabber with an Oculus Rift. It's definitely not the cleanest migration to …

10 Things You Should Never Pay For

<i>Okay, okay</i>. The title might be drawing a line in the sand that doesn't exist. After all, what's that saying… "never say never"? But when it comes to …

Make Your Own DIY Magnetic Key Shelf

We've shown you how to use magnets to hang tools in your shop and spices in your kitchen. This magnetic key shelf gives you a fun way to hang keys …

Taco Bell Is Rolling Out Its Breakfast Menu In March As ‘Demolition Man’ Is Coming True

Last May, in an announcement so quiet and under-the-radar that it might as well have been included in a bill about net neutrality, Taco Bell released a brand new waffle breakfast taco in a limited test run at restaurants in Southern California. By August, the success of the waffle taco and its …

The True Identity of Andy’s Mom

Jon Negroni, who made a name for himself by coming up with the Unified Pixar Theory, continues to bring us new insights about the movies. By …

Google Glass as your TV Remote Control?

As Google Glass creeps ever closer towards a commercial release, we’re seeing an increase in third-party interest in the device. Accenture and Dutch telecoms company KPN have teamed up for a concept that shows how Glass could be used to interact with TV equipments as a TV guide, remote control or …

Facebook shelves controversial email feature

Facebook quietly closes controversial email service, introduced just three years ago, because "people haven't been using it"<p>Facebook has quietly shelved its controversial email feature, introduced three years ago, because "people haven't been using it".<p>Founder <b>Mark Zuckerberg launched the service in</b> …

Sega's battle with Nintendo to become Seth Rogen film

Rogen to write and direct Console Wars, along with Evan Goldberg, about corporate battle over videogames in 1980s and 90s<p>• Video: Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg on This Is the End<p>Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are in line to write and direct a high-profile thriller about the battle between Sega and …

Women Outnumber Men For The First Time In Berkeley’s Intro To Computer Science Course

For the first time in its history, Berkeley saw an introductory computer science course with predominantly female students – 106 women vs. 104 men. This slight turnaround signals a promising trend in the male-dominated STEM world.<p>To be sure, Berkeley is an exception: according to the National …

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5 Biggest Flip-Flops from Apple

In the last decade, Apple has transformed itself from a garden-variety technology company with an especially rabid fan base to the most valuable …

Why action video games could be a treatment for dyslexia

Dyslexia is typically seen as a reading disorder, but many dyslexics are also known to have trouble processing sensory information. Research now …

The Brain