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12 Gorgeous Early Concept Designs For Godzilla

It took a lot of work and designs to get Godzilla the way he looks in the final movie.<p>Many of the early concept designs for Godzilla are shown in a new book out this week, "Godzilla: The Art of Destruction," in which director Gareth Edwards details the inspiration for the many renderings and why …

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Tumblr’s New App Has 3.3 Billion Unique Designs

The mobile app has enough ways for every Internet-connected person on earth to design a Tumblr.<p>Sure, you can change your poster image and your avatar as much as you’d like. But whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, or virtually any other social-media site, your identity and feed can only fit into <i>one</i> …

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iOS 8 is poetry in motion in this stunning new video

When Tim Cook takes the stage at WWDC in a couple months, everyone is expecting him to unveil the latest iteration of Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS 8… the first major update to the OS since Jony Ive drastically overhauled it.<p>Most of us at this point have come around to iOS 7 being an …

iPhone 6 Camera May Feature Electronic Image Stabilization, Bigger Pixel Size

Apple may be planning to use electronic image stabilization instead of optical image stabilization in the iPhone 6, according to new details shared on Weibo [Google Translate] by ESM China analyst Sun Chang Xu (via <i>GforGames</i>). Xu suggests that the iPhone 6's camera will also boast a larger pixel …

Apple Working On New Environmental Sensors For Mobile Devices

Apple potentially wants your next iPhone (or maybe an iWatch) to be able to detect humidity, atmospheric pressure and temperature data according to a couple of new patents spotted by AppleInsider today. One of the patents describes a sensor package that could detect temperature, pressure, humidity …

5G Will Change the Game Again

Remember when we had 1G back in the 1980s? No? That's because back then so few thought there would ever be something faster and better. And it took a long time to get to 2G, which finally occurred in the 1990s. It took the better part of yet another decade to get up to 3G. For those of you who …

iPhone 6 Could See Sleep/Wake Button Move, 401 ppi in 5.5" Model, Sapphire Display in High-End Phones

In an extensive research note, the well-sourced KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo has shared additional details about his expectations for the next iPhone model, expected to be called the iPhone 6. Perhaps the biggest change that Kuo mentions is a move of the sleep/wake button from the top of the …

‘Apple TV Air’ Concept Turns Apple’s Black Box Into A Dongle

The last Apple TV concept we saw had us swooning for a redesigned Apple remote/gaming pad, but if Apple decides to reduce the Apple TV’s size to take on the Chromecast and the new Roku stick, this Apple TV Air concept from Curved might be spot on.<p>Rather than running an HDMI cable to Apple’s little …

The History of Flat Design: Efficiency, Minimalism, Trendiness

It seems as though any time you hear about Web design these days, you can’t help but come across the term “flat design.” While the flat Web design trend has been emerging in recent years, it seemed to have exploded in popularity thanks to large companies and organizations changing their design …

'Flappy Bird' Creator Says He's Bringing The Game Back To The App Store

<i>Flappy Bird</i> is coming back, but not anytime soon according to the game’s creator.<p>This morning on Twitter, Dong Nguyen was asked whether or not he would be putting the game back on the App Store, to which he replied: “Yes. But not soon.”<p>Nguyen took <i>Flappy Bird</i> down in February, after admitting that …

Screenshots of iOS 8: Healthbook, Preview, TextEdit icons leaked

The above screenshot claiming to represent iOS 8 just showed up on a Weibo account. Even though the source of the images is absolutely uncertain, I have confirmed with several sources that these shots are legitimate. Earlier today, I detailed the new Preview and TextEdit apps shown above, and I …

Most iPhone 6 concept videos are silly, this one could be fairly accurate [Poll]

There are a lot of very silly iPhone 6 concept images and videos around, from convex curves that maximize reflections and vulnerability to damage, to completely transparent phones (invisible batteries and circuit boards are the new black, apparently). This concept by Sam Beckett isn’t terribly …

Flappy Bird could return, creator says

<i>Flappy Bird</i> could return, creator Dong Nguyen told Rolling Stone.<p>The free-to-play mobile phenomenon launched last September on iOS and this January on Android. By early February, Nguyen said that <i>Flappy Bird</i> was generating more than $50,000 a day in ad revenue. In mid-February, Nguyen pulled the …

Franchises Boost Disney's Quarterly Earnings

The main takeaway from Walt Disney stellar earnings announcement today is that franchises are the company’s life blood so don’t expect them to go away any time soon.<p>The company reported revenues of $12 billion, up 9% from last year, and net income of $1.8 billion, up 33% over first quarter …

Video game thief Sly Cooper will sneak into movie theaters with 2016 film

Sly Cooper, the stealthy thief from Sony’s popular video game series, will be the latest character to move from the small screen to the big screen. Rainmaker Entertainment and Blockade Entertainment are announcing today they will make a film based on Sony’s Sly Cooper stealth-platformer video game …

Hersheys to create 3D chocolate printer

Hersheys is to partner with 3D systems to create a 3D printer for creating chocolate and other edible products<p>The US chocolate manufacturer did not reveal the cost of the deal or if and when the printed products will be available to consumers.<p>Three-dimensional chocolate products are created by …

Lemony Rainbow Checkerboard Cake

It's been a busy two and one-half weeks since I last posted, and I've missed you terribly! Those of you that keep up with me on Instagram or Facebook …