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Flash: Slow-Speed Sync

Slow-speed sync allows a photographer to use flash at shutter speeds slower than the native sync speed of the camera. Native sync speeds are set at …

Nature Photography

Someone Made A 3D Game Engine In Microsoft Excel Using Nothing But Formulas

Why bother with Unity, Unreal or even Game Maker, when you can fire up Excel and whip up a game made up of formulas? Sure, you're spending sanity …

Microsoft Excel

Arcade1Up cabinets bring Street Fighter 2 and other classics to your home

Coming this fall<p>There are a million ways to enjoy classic arcade video games from the 1980s and 1990s these days, but there’s still something special about playing them on an actual arcade cabinet. That’s what toy manufacturer Tastemakers is hoping to capitalize on with Arcade1Up, a new line of …

Incredible 3D Drawings Pop Off the Page and Sink Into the Ground

Hungarian anamorphic artist Sandor Vamos creates incredible trick-of-the-eye 3D drawings that seem to jump from the page. With an integral understanding of angles and a knack for perspective, Vamos uses clever shading, line work, and perspectives to create his hand-drawn 3D optical illusions. From …

Many own brand items at Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury's are identical to the 'value' equivalent - but can cost twice as much

When shopping and trying to save money but not sacrifice quality it's easy to go for a supermarket's own brand rather than it's 'value' …

World's Largest Pac-Man Arcade Game

The original Pac-Man game faithfully reproduced on the big screen. HUGE, 108" LED screen. Players eat the dots, ghosts, and power pellets to complete …

Capturing a TV Image in Slow Motion

There's a whole generation of people that will never know the joy of pressing their face up against an old-school CRT television and trying to see …

TV

From fight or flight to rest and digest: How to reset your nervous system with the breath

If we observe an animal being chased by a predator, after the long pursuit, if the animal runs free, we may notice their body physically quiver to …

Yoga

Reverse Engineering A Pirate Nintendo Arcade Board

The Nintendo VS. System was a coin-op arcade system based on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) hardware. By being so closely related to the …

Gaming

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

Microsoft releases PowerShell script to check if your PC is vulnerable to Meltdown and Spectre

In the wake of the Meltdown and Spectre chip bug revelations, people around the world are wondering whether or not they are affected. Bearing in mind …

Information Security

Engineer Mark Rober Uses Science and a Robot to Discover That an Arcade Game Is Rigged

Former NASA engineer Mark Rober used science and a super accurate robot that he built to win an arcade game every single time. Instead, Rober …

Arcade Games

Forget Bitcoin: Here Are 12 Cryptocurrencies You Should Be Following

The search for "the next bitcoin" has begun.<p>With 2017 now in the books, we can officially look back and dub it the "year of the cryptocurrency." …

Cryptocurrency

The Super NT interface is as beautiful as its hardware

What a 16-bit console interface would look like in 2018<p>With a planned February release fast approaching, Analogue — the company behind the upcoming Super NT console — is sharing some details on the system’s user interface, showing off not only the artwork but the functionality therein.<p>Aiding the …

The Nintendo Switch Gave Me Back My Video Games

For the longest time it felt as though video games were growing up with me.<p>When I was a kid, video games felt like they were <i>for kids</i>. They were …

Technicolor Explained

In a world where flipping our images between color and black and white is as simple as the click of the mouse, photographers and cinematographers …

DropMix Review

<i>Update: Since publishing this review, I’ve been made aware of a couple of errors in the original text. Firstly, Bluetooth speakers can be connected</i> …

A Simple Trick to Revive a Dead Rechargeable Battery

Like many other photographers and filmmakers today, we need batteries for many of our gear and accessories. Many devices today come with their own …

Rechargeable Batteries

Real Life Photoshop: Make-Up Artist Creates Unbelievable Looks That Seem Digitally Generated

Mimi Choi is a make-up artist based in Vancouver. But she doesn’t just make beautiful girls look great: her complex creations will have you …

Veteran game designer creates ‘War Room,’ the ultimate WWII tabletop game

<i>Axis & Allies</i> is a classic tabletop strategy wargame that’s sold millions of copies. For many, it was their first introduction to wargaming. Now the …

Board Games

Build your first basic Android game in just 7 minutes (with Unity)

Making a fully working game for Android is much easier than you might think. The key to successful Android development— or any kind of development— is to know what you want to achieve and find the necessary tools and skills to do it. Take the path of least resistance and have a clear goal in …

10 Most Intense Upcoming Horror Video Games That’ll Freak You Out

Horror games are something that I really like and but hate to play because of how traumatizing they can be at sometimes. It’s like I want to play the …

Robonauts Review - This Modern Arcade Shooter Should Have Been Better

Robonauts Review – This Modern Arcade Shooter Should Have Been Better<p>Robonauts Review<p>Few of today’s gamers seem to know the thrill of going to the …

Gaming Industry

TEMPEST Will Be RepliCade’s Next Mini Arcade Recreation

Earlier this month, the RepliCade X <i>Centipede</i> captured our attention with its incredibly detailed recreation of a real <i>Centipede</i> arcade cabinet along …

Watch This Photoshop Master Use a Clever Trick to Make an Ugly Crane Disappear

A crane left parked in front of a sugar factory for months in Baltimore, Maryland, prevented photographer Paul Frederiksen from getting the exact …

Check Out This Incredible Music Video With All In-Camera Effects and No CGI

London-based Director Oscar Hudson recently released a mind-boggling music video for Bonobo’s “No Reason,” and it's incredible. The music video, …

Northern Ireland mum fighting MS: Russian medics are now my last hope

A young Co Down mum is bravely undergoing a gruelling stem cell transplant in Russia in what she believes is her last hope of enjoying some quality …

Northern Ireland

Jim Carrey Is Now an Amazing Painter and His Art Documentary Is Going Viral — Watch

Jim Carrey's disappearance from the big screen has left fans wondering what he's been up to. The answer is here, and it's pretty amazing.<p>Jim Carrey …

What it costs to run an independent video game store

We break down the numbers and look at the challenges facing local game shops.<p>Since 1985, Joel Riplie has opened 45 video game stores. Calling each Video Game Exchange, he approaches them like a reality show — he finds a location, fixes it up, stocks it with games, gets the business running smoothly …

eCommerce
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