Christine Fernandez Brooks

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Soul Saga JRPG Kickstarter ends with triple its funding goal

Indie role-playing game <i>Soul Saga,</i> the Japanese role-playing game "love letter" in development with Disastercake, ended its Kickstarter campaign yesterday with more than triple its initial funding goal of $60,000.<p>Closing out at $195,528 from 5,631 backers, <i>Soul Saga</i> will launch on Wii U, PlayStation …

Hardcore or bust: New wave of mobile strategy games target the core gamer

Shawn Foust doesn’t want to design casual games. As the vice president of game design at Quark Games, he made the upcoming Champs: Battlegrounds specifically for the hardcore gamer, the type of person who prioritizes their games over any other hobby or past time.<p>“I’m not making this so that every …

SoundBrush, An App That Lets You Draw Music, Turns The Untrained Into Musicians

An iPad app called SoundBrush is out to make music composition accessible, even those who don’t play an instrument. After releasing a MVP in April 2012 to test out the concept of drawing music on a tablet, SoundBrush released a more sophisticated second version last month along with a sharing and …

Charming iPad App Lets You Choreograph a Famed Dance Genius

Dancing is a great, visceral pleasure. Watching a dance performance–one where you're packed stiffly in a seat alongside a few hundred other audience …

Heel Stretch Help

Spread the Cheer<p>A heel stretch is a popular flexibility skill used primarily in cheerleading by flyers. In this skill, a flyer stands on one leg …

A 360TB disc that holds data for more than 1 million years?

A major breakthrough in storage technology could dramatically change our perception of data preservation.<p>In the future, we might be able to save our history to a glass storage medium that could potentially outlive humankind. The new type of memory also touts mind-blowing specifications, such as …

Breakthroughs

Apple reportedly 'aggressively' hiring talent for iWatch project

The gadget maker may have brought in new employees to tackle design issues, sources tell The Financial Times.<p>Apple has gone on a hiring spree for its iWatch effort, suggesting it needs additional expertise to address design issues, The Financial Times reported Sunday.<p>The gadget maker has been …

Wearable Tech

'Pacific Rim' You Review: What Moviegoers Are Saying About the Monstrous New Movie

Can't deicide if the action-packed sci-fi monster flick "Pacific Rim" is for you? Let fellow moviegoers help you figure it out!<p>"Pacific Rim" follows a group of courageous pilots who control robots called Jaegers, which were created to combat a species of monstrous aliens, or Kaijus, that have …

Enough Cool Photography Links to Throw the Earth Off Its Orbit

Things in the world of photography have never been so exciting! Another terrific week rolls by us here and Toad Hollow Photography has been busy …

Video: Moto X combines Google Glass listening feature with Google Now

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Voice interaction is expected to be a top feature of the upcoming Moto X(s goog) handset, based on a leaked video promo made …