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TeamLab, A Canvas-Based Document Editor, Wants To Send Microsoft Office 365 Back To The Drawing Board

Online document editors such as Google Docs, and Zoho Docs, have long-promised a browser-based alternative that will finally let you eradicate Microsoft Office from your desktop. But for more complex document editing and complete compatibility with Microsoft’s incumbent file formats, it’s fair to …

TLDR: 9 Paleofuture Stories From 2013 You Swore You'd Finish Later

From the story of Upton Sinclair's failed utopian community in New Jersey to that post about DARPA actually trying to build Skynet in the 1980s — …

Adult Swim Announces Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories for 2014

Brought to you by only married news team in the tri-county area, Jan and Wayne Skylar!<p>Great news for Tim and Eric fans: Adult Swim has greenlit a …

Blockbuster castAR Kickstarter hits goal in 20 hours to bring AR to the masses

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Technical Illusions<p>The Kickstarter community has spoken, and it wants augmented reality.<p>CastAR, the lightweight AR …

Join our crew!

<b>Join our crew!</b> GTA Online has been fun, but lonely without a crew to play with. Turns out our crew is invite only, so let's start accepting some …

Grand Theft Auto

Gunk-Proof Everything

This coating can keep you grime-free. And it lasts at least a year, to boot.<p>Anyone who's worn waterproof boots knows that although they shed moisture, they're magnets for grime. Most water-repelling treatments still allow for surface friction, so particles of mud, soot, oil, or wine stick right …

The 20 most brutal mods of all time

Remember when buying a game didn't feel like a guarantee of seeing the ending? There are still hard games out there, Dark Souls flying the flag most …

30 Current Gen Games You Should Play

On November 15th and 22nd respectively, the current generation of consoles as we know it will change forever. Both the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One may …

A DIY, Remote-Controlled Microwave That Automatically Cooks Dinner

Microwaves aren't easy enough. Not yet.<p>Web developer Nathan Broadbent loved automating everyday tasks. He also loved frozen dinners and wanted to program his microwave to prepare them. He suspected an oven could harness Universal Product Codes—the bar codes found on almost all food packaging—to …

How Studying Mummies Could Cure Modern Diseases

By comparing diseases from then and now, researchers can learn how they spread. Maybe they can learn how to stop them, too.<p>Earlier this year, scientists published a study of whole-body CT scans of 137 mummies: ancient Egyptians and Peruvians, ancestral Puebloans of southwest America, and Unangan …

The Most Complete Guide To Beer Ever [Infographic]

It's... it's beautiful.<p>The artists at Pop Chart Lab, who've created gorgeous visualizations of everything from classic Nintendo games to bicycles, are tackling beer. A lot of beer.<p>Pop Chart has already released two beer posters, but since you can never, ever have a problem because of too much beer, …

Posters

The 50 best free PC games

The best free PC games, from Anchorhead to Zineth.<p>Welcome to our list of the best free PC games. The PC remains the greatest platform for free games, …

My friend gave me a bitcoin. Now what?

Use this crypto-currency to fund ambitious projects<p>So you've got yourself a bitcoin. Congratulations! Its value was hovering around $100 at press time. But what can you do with your newly acquired digital riches? Quite a lot, as it turns out—especially if you have a penchant for projects.<p>More and …

A Galactic Spiral Of Early Nintendo Games [Infographic]

More than 700 games from Nintendo's Golden Age, in one very nice-looking image.<p>From 1984 to 1993, during the heyday of the Nintendo Entertainment System, more than 700 games were released for the console--and many, many of them are classics, from <i>M.U.L.E.</i> to <i>Prince Of Persia</i> to <i>Ice Climber</i>. The …

How Sony Could Beat Microsoft At Its Own Game And Win The Living Room War

Sony has wisely marketed its PlayStation 4 as a system designed with the “core gamer” audience in mind.<p>The PS4 has social apps, video streaming, and all the other bells and whistles the competition has, but first and foremost it’s a machine designed to play games. Or at least that’s the …

The 12 Best Mods For PC Games

The real joy of playing a game on PC is that, thanks to mods, your entire experience can be improved by the work of dedicated fans.<p>Because some mods …

Battlestar Galactica

The Braid of First-Person Shooters Is Totally Free

Indie developers can be just the best. Like, for instance, when Piotr Iwanicki and and Blue Brick crew (not a '70s funk band, by the way) made …

Superhot

7 Secrets We Learned About The 'LEGO Marvel's Avengers' Game

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>Actors from the 'Harry Potter' films will also reprise their roles in the …

'Legends Of Gaming': Jovenshire And More Are In A New Gaming Show, And It Looks Awesome

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Pokémon Go<p>Sure, the game has quickly eaten society. But it's helping us see the world …

Watch A Professor Control Another Professor's Mind From Across Campus

The first human brain-to-brain interfacing has been used to play a video game.<p>Hello, mind control! Researchers at the University of Washington say they've created the first non-invasive brain interface between two humans--i.e., they've basically achieved telepathy.<p>Previous work has allowed basic …

Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

The 100 Greatest PC Games of All Time

From Peggle to Half-Life, this issue of PC Gamer US gives you a definitive list of the top 100 PC Games of All Time. We also review a meat grinder …

The best Skyrim mods

We've collected over 100 of our favorite mods for Bethesda's fantasy RPG.<p>With over 50,000 mods for Bethesda's RPG, and more added every day, finding …

Fable, Massive Chalice, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Halo, Fantasia, South Park, Shadow of the Eternals, Animal Crossing: Speed Run

Double Fine Productions' <i>Massive Chalice</i> met its Kickstarter funding goal. Activision will stream a pre-E3 broadcast on Sunday focused on <i>Call of Duty: Ghosts.</i> Halo is going mobile with <i>Halo: Spartan Assault.</i> Lionhead Studios will release <i>Fable Anniversary</i>, an updated remake of the original <i>Fable,</i> this …

9 Incredible Objects That Prove 3D Printers Are Totally Worth it

If you've got a 3D printer and a little bit of imagination, you can make pretty much anything. While these machines are still too expensive to be …

Breathing Smarter For Better Performance

During any form of physical exertion, most people don't think about breath until they're gasping for it. The most advanced exercisers among us are …

Yoga

US Navy to deploy ship-mounted laser in 2014, blasts drones in the meantime (video)

Lasers have been flaunted by the US Navy before, but now it's announced that 2014 will see the very first solid-state laser deployed aboard a ship, two years ahead of schedule. The USS Ponce, a vessel used as an amphibious transport dock stationed in the Persian Gulf, will get the honor of hosting …