Evan Lehmiller

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Dice+ review: the surprisingly analog future of board games

Board games take up a lot of space. I don't have much room for those big, bulky boxes, and it doesn’t help that the tiny pieces are all so easy to lose. In the same way that my ereader helped curb the growth of my physical bookshelves, tablets have helped keep my office from being overrun with …

Want to see Google Glass at work in the hospital? Philips, Accenture offer a preview

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Want a sneak peak at what could be the future of wearable technology in medicine? In a video released Thursday, electronics …

Baby Gene-Predicting Patent Approved

Today on YouTube: German side Rot-Weiss Essen bamboozle the opposition with a sneaky free-kick

A training-ground plan comes together for German fourth division side Rot-Weiss Essen, who score past opponents Fortuna Dusseldorf II with a sneaky free-kick.<p>The match, which took place on Sept 1st 2012, deserves to be seen. Trailing to Fortuna Dusseldorf II, Rot-Weiss are awarded a free kick in …

Gaming in 2018: A retrospective

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>You get home from a long day at work, and you take off your shoes and your belt. Next, you grab your universal remote and switch on your LED 4KTV and the …

Surgeon Simulator 2013's hidden space surgery secret exposed

After hammering away at the recently launched <i>Surgeon Simulator 2013</i> alternate reality game, the game's community has unlocked the secret buried within Bossa Studios' latest title update. Now players can perform surgery on blue-blooded aliens in six different surgical procedures.<p>From gobbleshaft …

Battlefield 4's multiplayer modes, player counts detailed by DICE

In a new post on the official Battlefield blog, developer DICE has revealed the seven game modes that will be available in <i>Battlefield 4</i> later this year, detailing which modes will be feature in the game's beta test and how many players each mode should support on different platforms.<p>In addition to …

New hope for treating cancer? Patterns seen in 12 types of tumors

Examining the molecular profiles of tumors from 12 different types of cancers, scientists working with the National Institutes of Health-backed Cancer Genome Atlas said Thursday they had found striking similarities between tumors originating in different organs.<p>Their discoveries, made possible by …

Flesh-rotting 'krokodil' drug emerges in USA

Two cases in Arizona are the first involving caustic, heroin-like IV drug that originated in Russia.<p>A powerful heroin-like drug that rots flesh and bone has made its first reported appearance in the United States, an Arizona health official says.<p>Known on the street as "krokodil," the caustic …

H2 oh my: NASA's Curiosity rover finds water in Mars dirt

Future Mars explorers may be able to get all the water they need out of the red dirt beneath their boots, a new study suggests.<p>NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has found that surface soil on the Red Planet contains about 2 percent water by weight. That means astronaut pioneers could extract roughly 2 …

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Quest For The Perfect Playlist: iTunes Radio, Pandora And Spotify

With the recent release of iTunes Radio, Apple threw its hat into the streaming radio ring. And for all the discussions over features and pricing of the service compared to established competitors like Pandora and Spotify, what music lovers ultimately care about is hearing songs they like. Radio …

Feds Rule Most Mobile Medical Apps Don’t Need Regulation, but Some Will

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday issued a series of rules governing which types of medical apps for mobile devices will require government …

Need 70 days off your feet? NASA pays volunteers $18K to lie in bed

Bed rest study aims to simulate possible bone and muscle atrophy astronauts might experience during long space missions. Hopefully NASA will provide participants with lots of DVDs.<p>If you just can't get out of bed, NASA might have a mission for you.<p>A NASA study is recruiting volunteers to to lie in …

How colour-changing technology could revolutionise the medical industry

You might not want to hear this, but there's a good reason to be scared of needles: the most deadly clinical procedure in the world is a simple injection.<p>Every year, 1.3 million deaths are caused by unsafe injections, due to the reuse of syringes. The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that …

Google starts new health company to tackle aging

Calico, a new company backed by Google, may use powerful data crunching to tackle age-related illness and disease.<p>SAN FRANCISCO — Google is not happy just organizing the world's information. The Internet search giant wants to help you live longer now too.<p>Google unveiled Calico Wednesday, a new …

iPhone 5S: Apple’s golden ticket?

Two new iPhones, the 5C and 5S, have divided opinion – Matt Warman assesses their chances<p>Sometime this week, queues will begin to form outside Apple’s stores around the world. Two new iPhones go on sale on Friday, and just when people first start camping out, as they surely will, is likely to be a …

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20 Greatest World Cup Goals

This article explores the 20 greatest World Cup goals in history. There are many pieces out there that present the most wondrous goals on a purely aesthetic basis, based on technique, finesse, power or unpredictability.<p>This editorial doesn’t ignore the beauty of a moment or the sheer delight of a …

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No fingerprint sensor required: SilentSense knows it’s you from your taps and swipes

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Move over, Touch ID. Apple’s(s appl) new fingerprint sensing technology in the iPhone 5s may soon be joined by an alternative …

Report: 'Cortana' Is Microsoft's Response To Siri

<i>And she will help you fight the Covenant. Sort of.</i><p>Apple basically created the modern smartphone market. Google quickly figured out how to make itself a major player in that market.<p>Microsoft has tried, so far unsuccessfully, to make it a three-horse race.<p>The company was also late to the …

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iPhone’s M7 motion processor to integrate with Maps as Apple develops indoor mapping, public transit

Besides the main 64-bit A7 processor in the new iPhone 5s, Apple has included a dedicated motion co-processor called the M7. The chip powers many of the sensor technologies in the iPhone, such as the accelerometer, compass, and gyroscope in order to move the weight off of those technologies from …

Why Apple's 64-bit iPhone chip is a bigger deal than you think

iOS is about to go beyond post-PC<p>In the wake of Tuesday's iPhone event, you've likely heard the news that iOS 7 and its core apps have been ported to 64-bit, and Apple's new iPhone 5s now has a 64-bit "A7" system-on-chip (SoC) inside. You might have also heard that it's just a marketing stunt; a …