Boris Tanoto

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'Pokémon GO': How Nintendo Beat Sony And Microsoft By Using Trends

<i>Pokémon GO</i> is a new sensation. Launched on July 6, the app is already the No. 1 app in the world — and it isn’t even available in most countries. In less than two weeks, from a standing start, Nintendo's new game app is more popular than both Facebook and Snapchat. Based on this success, Nintendo’s …

Top 10 Creepy, Fictional Podcasts: What to Listen to When Reality Becomes Too Scary

Who needs learning and facts when you have 'Limetown' and 'Night Vale'??<p>I’ll admit it: I’m no expert in podcasts. It’s a whole thing, apparently? I …

4 Aspects of Hostage Situations Movies Didn't Prepare Me For

Thanks to pop culture, we feel we have a pretty firm grip on hostage negotiation procedure. Hell, we could do it ourselves: You just walk into a …

15 Year Old Just Wants to Play Video Games

<i>I am worried about my 15-year-old son. He seems to have lost his way. His old friends dropped him when they got into girls and sports, and his newer friends just sit around playing video games. What can we do to help him from going wrong? Should we refuse to let him hang out with these boys who</i> …

Pikachu gets pumped up, freaks us out with his newly muscular bod

Looks like <b>Pikachu’s</b> protein supplements and lifting regimen have been super effective.<p>When you stop and think about it, <b>shouldn’t Pikachu have a more</b> …

Pikachu

How to Travel the World First Class When You're Broke

A travel hacker explains how to turn $49 cash into a $500 hotel room and how to book an international flight for free.<p><i>Download the new and improved VICE app for iOS and Android now.</i><p>For most people, travel is about an escape or a change of scenery. For Ben Schlappig, travel is a game. Schlappig …

How Scared Should I Be of Getting Attacked by a Shark?

Sharks are giant fish that mostly keep to themselves, but sometimes make people's limbs disappear.<p><i>Download the new and improved VICE app for iOS and Android now.</i><p><i>In the column "How Scared Should I Be?" VICE staff writer and generalized anxiety disorder sufferer Mike Pearl seeks to quantify the</i> …

A Lottery Lawyer Explains What You Should Do if You Hit the Jackpot

If you win big, you'll want to shut down your Facebook, hire a financial planner, and get ready for your life to change.<p><i>Download the new and improved VICE app for iOS and Android now.</i><p>In middle school, we had to read Steinbeck's <i>The Pearl</i>, which is about how awful getting rich quick is. The …

​These Bikers Want to Help Kids Confront Their Abusers

From offering mood-boosting bike rides to showing up to legal proceedings, the Montreal chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse step in to support victims of mental, physical, or sexual abuse.<p>We meet the bikers in a parking lot behind a strip mall, a predictable landscape of Harleys, leather, and …

13 Best Cyberpunk Movies Of All Time

by Zak Wojnar<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Cyberpunk is science fiction, often set in a dystopian future, in which society is dominated, for better or worse, by …

The most notorious financial frauds in history

28 Asian-American Filmmakers You Need To Know

From blockbuster directors to ones behind earnest indie dramas, here's a list of famous and not-yet-famous names. It's hardly complete, but it's a place to start if you're interested in Asian-American talent behind the camera.

Animate all the things. Transitions in Android

Hey, Android Developer. I would like to tell you something new about animations. Google finally made a statement with Material Design: animations are …

50 essential free resources for your graphic design projects

When it comes to being a designer, you’ll always need to stock up on graphics, stock photography and fonts as well as rely on other helpful tools to …

After all these years Shy Guy's face has finally been revealed

Have you ever wondered what was under the Shy Guys' masks from the <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> series? I have. I care more about what these guys look like than …

Head of the Demon's 'Sathanas Trismegistos' Is a Blackened Doom Journey into Lovecraftian Horror

Surrender your soul to a sordid mix of black metal, doom, and ritualistic horror from these Swedish metal demons.<p>Sweden's Head of the Demon is super weird, super interesting, super dark doom that stands apart by dint of a ritualistic edge, black heavy metal influences, and an enduring obsession …

Stylish Japanese home gardening pod lets you grow vegetables indoors with little effort, no soil

No back yard? No problem.<p>With condominiums and apartments increasingly becoming the housing choice for residents of both urban and suburban Japan, …

Complete Guide to Home Security | The Art of Manliness

A few months ago I published an article on how to pick a lock. One of the reasons I showed folks how to do that (besides fulfilling a goal to become …

Home Improvement

Jony Ive designs special iPad Pro for London's Design Museum

Apple's widely respected hardware designs have sometimes been likened to museum-quality pieces. Now the company's design chief is leveraging that …

IPad Pro

Gravit Is a Free Browser-Based Alternative to Adobe Illustrator or Fireworks

Need to create a logo, website mockup, or any kind of digital illustration? You don’t need to buy or download software to do so. Gravit is a robust …

YouTuber conducts social experiment to test Japanese people's legendary honesty 【Video】

How many Japanese passerby return the lost wallet to its owner?<p>We’ve seen examples time and time again of how <b>honest the people of Japan</b> are. In many …

The Most Awesome Things No One Ever Tells You About Being Married

Being married is awesome. Not only do you get to live with (hopefully) your best friend in the entire world (who also does the sex with you), but you get breaks on taxes, someone to go pick up that pizza when you both decide that going out on Saturday night is just <i>too much work</i>, and half of …

10 financial choices you'll probably regret in 10 years

Life is full of financial decisions, some simple, some complex, but all with the potential to make a real impact on your life. In a decade, your world can look quite a bit different than it is today — all because of these decisions.<p>Today I'd like to focus on some financial choices you're likely to …

Personal Finance

Traditional Japanese washi paper features Totoro and friends in 20 beautiful seasonal scenes

Whether you’re into <b>origami, scrapbooking or decorating</b>, these <b>Japanese papers</b> will bring the magic of <b>Studio Ghibli</b> to all your favourite</i> …

UK-Based Shoemakers Create Alice in Wonderland-Inspired Collection

Shoemakers Irregular Choice (known for their over-the-top <i>Star Wars</i> shoes) are back again with another pop culture-themed series: a line of shoes …

Give yourself acid flashbacks with this bewildering new commercial for a Japanese soft drink

Some things you just can’t unsee.<p>We must admit that we have a soft spot for Japan’s commercials. Whether they’re weird or surprisingly touching, we …

Anna Sui x Sailor Moon collaboration sparkles with stunning bags, jewellery and hair accessories

The <b>limited-edition collaboration for 2016</b> includes <b>bags, coin cases, pendants, bracelets, earrings, brooches</b> and <b>hair barrettes</b> featuring <b>transformation</b> …

Jewelry

How To Roll Sleeves & Cuffs: A Men's Essential Guide

Consider salt. A recipe may be fine without it, but adding even a small pinch means a huge boost in flavour. And so it goes with sartorial details. …

Danbo dances to Michael Jackson's "Love Never Felt so Good," charms us with adorable moves【Video】

Sometimes, even boxes just feel like dancing.<p>“Dance like no one is watching,” or so the saying goes. As someone who doesn’t dance regardless of who …

Michael Jackson

Adidas collaborates with singer Rita Ora to create geisha-inspired collection

The range even includes a couple of <b>sporty kimono</b>.<p>British singer-singwriter Rita Ora and popular sportswear brand Adidas have been working together …

Rita Ora