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Meet The Guy Who Helped Google Beat Apple's Siri

For all the attention lavished on Siri, the often-clever voice-driven virtual assistant on Apple’s iPhone, Google’s mobile search app lately has impressed a lot more people. That’s partly thanks to Google Now, its own virtual assistant that’s part of that app, which some observers think is more …

Sports Balls Replaced with Cats

Do you want to see sports balls replaced with cats? Then Sports Balls Replaced with Cats is the blog for you. Don't worry! It's all Photoshop work. …

Icefish Bleeds Clear Blood

The ocellated icefish you see above has a very unique blood: it's totally transparent. Discovery News tells us:<p>The reason, say experts at Tokyo Sea …

Review: Z3TA+2: Galaxy of Sound


A favorite among PC users for years, Cakewalk finally brings their flagship virtual synth to the Mac with Z3TA+2, and it was certainly worth the …

Forecast, A Clever Weather App with a Global Focus

Forecast is a clever weather app that provides a high-flying global overview to weather forecasts, as well as smart local and historical weather …

Weather

How to Infuse Vodka with Marshmallow Peeps

Nicole of <i>Baking Bites</i> has put together a sweet tutorial on how to make marshmallow Peeps-infused vodka. It involves using a big jar to drown about 30 …

Vodka

Nuts-and-bolts look at password cracking

Ars Technica's Nate Anderson decided to try cracking passwords (from a leaked file of MD5 hashes), to see how difficult it was. After a very long …

Dragon Eggs for Easter

Jacquie LongLegs is a <i>Games of Thrones</i> fan, so she made her Easter eggs to resemble the dragon eggs seen in the HBO series. You can make them, too! …