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Not Sharks But Still Throwing You a Bone - Robots with Fri#*n Laser Beams On Their Heads

It doesn’t matter if you were born within the last decade or the last five, if you’ve ever watched a science fiction flick you’ve wanted a robot of …

Theremini helps theremin beginners not sound terrible

I tried to play a theremin once. I sounded awful, like the soundtrack to "The Day the Earth Stood Still" had caught fire and crash-landed into the Bermuda Triangle. It's easy to get noise out of a Theremin, but hard to make great music with one. Famed synthesizer brand Moog has a solution designed …

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Meta wants to augment your world with the 'Iron Man' interface

When someone tells you they have a pair of augmented reality glasses with an interface designed by the same Hollywood staple who created the Iron Man suit's UI, you listen. Then, you ask if you can put them on.<p>The glasses come from Meta, a small company with huge dreams that's already comparing …

Mysterious smart ring project gives smartwatches the finger

A high-tech ring that promises to replicate many of the features found in the latest crop of smartwatches, but without strapping a brick to your wrist, is now one step closer to reality. Smarty Ring, a project that launched on Indiegogo last month, has blown past its funding goal to produce a ring …

Violinist pays tribute to The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

Taylor Davis, a violinist well-known for her musical renditions of famous video game tracks, released a new video featuring the "Song of Time" and "Song of Storms" from <i>The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time</i>.<p>Davis performs in full costume in the video above. "Song of Time" and "Song of Storms" are two …

People Are Comparing ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’ To ‘Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back’

What?<p>When the first film came out, people obviously compared "The Hunger Games" to "Battle Royale." Both works pitted children fighting against each other to the death.<p>Understandable.<p>But "Star Wars"?<p>I wasn't convinced at first — I come from a family of pretty big "Star Wars" fans — but the more I …

Movies

DayZ video offers eight and a half minutes of raw footage

New gameplay footage from the standalone version of zombie-filled open-world title, <i>DayZ,</i> gives players a look at the game's pre-alpha state.<p>The video, which you can watch above, features close-up combat with zombies and some of the game's exploration elements. It was posted by creator Dean Hall, …

Check Out These Dark Super Mario Bros. Webisodes

Divergent writer gives his own take on the classic video game franchise.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> And the next two installments are up! Check 'em out:<p>Original story …

THE FOREST- Insane Trailer For Open World Survival Horror

Funny SILENCE OF THE LAMBS Blooper Reel

Walmart Black Friday sales include console discounts, $40 Call of Duty: Ghosts

Walmart's slate of Black Friday discounts on games and hardware have been revealed, and include markdowns on most current-gen consoles and major cuts on recently-launched games.<p>On the hardware side, Walmart will have a 4GB Xbox 360 on sale for $99, down from its standard price of $179. A PS3 bundle …

The Titan Arm is an Affordable Robocop Suit (video)

Need strength? Then you don’t have to look any further than the Titan Arm. Created by three UPenn Students, the Titan Arm just won $45,000 and was …

STAR WARS VII Casting Call Accepting Video Admissions

Type Your Own Animated Movie With This Crazy Software

Inside this playful screenwriting software may hide the future of filmmaking: You simply write what you want to see, and that vision plays on screen.<p>Here’s how Hollywood works today: Somebody writes a script. And especially if it’s an animated feature–a piece that will take hundreds of Pixar …

Watch Fight Club, Jurassic Park, and other full-length films as GIFs

Between work, family, friends, and social media, who has time to watch movies these days? Thankfully Reddit user matt01ss has solved the …

How to build a "stealth" computer display

A liquid crystal display (LCD) depends on liquid crystals that can rotate the polarization axis of light as it passes through. Here's how an LCD …

Ben Huh, in Conversation | Engadget

Forget devices; the future of technology is seeded in biology

A lot of you, dear readers, may remember a time when mobile phones didn't exist, let alone smartphones with touchscreens, apps and pro-grade cameras. Some may even recall a childhood completely devoid of TV, when the phrase "playing in a sandbox" meant literally that. Not content with books that …

Steam Machine REVEALED! - Inside Gaming Daily

AXE and EA team up for Battlefield 4 promotion

Deodorant company AXE and Electronic Arts have teamed up for a special Battlefield 4 promotion. Consumers can pick up specially marked AXE products at Wal-Mart for a chance to win in-game content, various licensed merchandise, and a four-day trip to Gamescom in Germany next year.<p>Check out the …

Sony’s PlayStation 4 can’t stream movies from a home PC

The PlayStation 4 is a next-gen gaming powerhouse. It will play gorgeous games like Battlefield 4 in stunning HD. It can also stream movies from services like Netflix or from Sony’s own PlayStation Network. But it won’t stream movies from users’ home PCs.<p>In a revelatory blog post, Sony covered many …

This Guy’s DIY Lasers Are Seriously Electro-Radical | WIRED

YouTube can teach you how to do really useful stuff, sure, but screw all that. Using the nom du video DIY Laser Guy, Drake Anthony offers …

Meet the worst movie ever made

In Hollywood’s long history of star-studded “devil’s candy” movies, there’s nothing as terrible as “The Counselor”<p>From the opening shot of Ridley Scott and Cormac McCarthy’s “The Counselor,” in which Michael Fassbender and Penélope Cruz are supposedly rolling around under the sheets — while their …

Darth Vader May Be Getting His Own TV Series

Now, the European Brand Licensing Show isn't exactly Comic Con, but it seems like Disney saved a rather big announcement for the convention. The brochure page, which you can check out below, seems to list everything we can expect from the <i>Star Wars</i> galaxy up to the release of Star Wars: Episode VII …

Watch the Original 'Revenge of the Jedi' Teaser Trailer – /Film

The folks who run the official Star Wars YouTube channel are “reissuing” the teaser trailers for the original trilogy, and you’d almost think there’s …

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