Millin Gabani

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MIT Students Invent A Universal Language Made Of GIFs

Created by MIT Media Lab, GIFGIF is a new project that tries to analyze the emotive power of GIFs.<p>Which GIF better expresses happiness? This one of Ren and Stimpy bouncing up and down, or this one of <i>Lost’s</i> John Locke grinning with an orange slice in his mouth? Does your opinion change if Grumpy Cat …

Half of Silicon Valley startups are 'silly', says Bill Gates

The ideas behind half of Silicon Valley start-ups are “silly” and the $19 billion price paid by Facebook for WhatsApp was “higher than I would have expected”, says Bill Gates<p>Half of Silicon Valley start-ups are “silly” and the price paid by Facebook for WhatsApp was “higher than I would have …

Amazing Animated Comedy Short - HAPPY HOUR

Biopic puts Steve Jobs back in front of devoted audiences

Steve Jobs is not short of devotees in Silicon Valley. Almost two years after his death, his influence is arguably felt even more now than it was in …

Apple's Craziest, Most Futuristic Patents Show How Insanely Ambitious Its Thinking Is

Luckily it's often possible to get a hint of what Apple has in the works, just by looking at its many patent applications.<p>It's important to note that Apple files for many more patents than it will actually use, employing a protective strategy that quickly annoys those tired of legal patent battles …

Tech Industry

New Theory: The Universe Isn't Expanding, It's Just Gaining Mass

But you'd never know, because everyone is getting more massive at the same time.<p>Whoa. One cosmologist is proposing that the universe isn't actually expanding, as the standard theory goes. Instead, the redshift effects astronomers see could mean that everything is just gaining more mass, while …

What was the biggest story to come out of Comic-Con? Moviefone recaps the biggest and coolest news from the weekend: http://aol.it/1e138jo

A Brief Survey of Sexually Autonomous Women in Film

Another “it happened one crazy summer” film opened this weekend, but this time it’s a young woman kick-starting her own sexual awakening. <i>The To Do</i> …

Gender Equality

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Cast & Filmmakers Take Over 2013 Comic Con

Animated Action Short - WALTER: THE GATHERING

Don't Expect Christian Bale In The Big Batman / Superman Movie

According to the press release, Bats' big return to the big screen alongside the Man of Steel will release summer 2015. That will position it to go head-to-head with Marvel's highly-anticipated "Avengers" sequel due out May that year.<p>We don't know much about the film — other than two suspected …

20 of the most expensive iPhone and iPad apps in the world (AAPL)

Steven Depolo/flickr<p>If you think $10 is too much money for an app, you won't even consider downloading anything on this list.<p>While Apple's App Store is full of great apps that are inexpensive or free, there are also a handful that cost hundreds of dollars.<p>For some apps, like electronic textbooks …

The Week In Numbers: An Asteroid-Zapping Space Laser, The Worst Planets In The Universe, And More

<b>4,580 degrees Fahrenheit</b>: the surface temperature on exoplanet COROT-7b, one of the 10 worst places to live in the universe, according to NASA scientists<p><b>600 miles</b>: the diameter of the largest known asteroid, Ceres (could an asteroid impact knock the moon into Earth?)<p><b>70 gigawatts</b>: the power of a …

The 14 Most Innovative Gadgets Of All Time

Wireless high-speed Internet everywhere? We're getting close thanks to LTE.<p>Cars that drive themselves? Google is working on it. Appliances that sync with your smartphone? Thanks, Nest.<p>We put together what we think are the best examples of gadgets that brought us into the future or are now showing …

Google Glass

New Nymphomaniac still shows cast in the Beouf

Well, what were you expecting? The new still from Lars von Trier's Nymphomaniac shows Shia LaBeouf crouching next his naked co-star, newcomer Stacy …

Claws and All: Hugh Jackman Gets Ripped for The Wolverine and Cate Blanchett Outdoes Herself for Woody Allen

In <i>The Wolverine</i>, Hugh Jackman takes the live-action superhero body to a disturbing new place. And, no, it’s not the gym. Well, it’s not <i>only</i> the gym. …

Woody Allen

Batman v Superman confirmed at Comic-Con in 'beyond mythological' mash-up

Holy kryptonite Batman! It's finally happening. The 6,500 fans in Comic-Con's Hall H nearly exploded when Warner Bros announced they were moving …

Avengers 2 named at Comic-Con as Thor's Tom Hiddleston recruits army

A superlative day of show-and-tell at Comic-Con ended with near hysteria during the Marvel panel on Saturday evening as Joss Whedon snuck on stage at …

Get a 13.3-inch Acer ultrabook for $449.99

OK, so it's a tad light in the processor department, but it's got it where it counts: size, weight, and storage.<p>Having owned an ultrabook for the past few months, my laptop priorities have changed. If I were shopping for a new one, I'd look for very thin, very light, and very inexpensive -- though …

Gear & Gadgets

'Spider-Man' Actor Andrew Garfield Says Spidey Won't Be Gay, Despite His Wishes

"'What if MJ is a dude?' Why can't we discover that Peter is exploring his sexuality? It's hardly even groundbreaking!"<p>His comments about the web slinger's love interest Mary Jane becoming a guy — preferably Michael B. Jordan if Garfield was to have his way — sparked a lot of buzz.<p>During the …

Avengers 2: Age of Ultron VS. Batman vs Superman

Lernstift Pen, Which Corrects You As You Write, Picks Up Speed On Kickstarter

Lernstift is a pen which vibrates when you spell the word incorrectly. However, it could also be capable of spawning its own App ecosystem. After launching on Kickstarter recently, it’s picking up speed towards its modest $183,000 goal to go into full production.<p>Created by Munich-based …

MIT seeks to delay release of documents in Aaron Swartz hacking case

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>Credit: Wikimedia Commons<p>The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, citing fear for the safety of its networks and employees, …

Robert Rodriguez’s new dumbest one liner, plus 10 or 15 more he can use

Today brings us this new clip from <i>Machete Kills</i>, and I’m half convinced that <i>Machete Kills</i> will never be more than a series of kitschy posters and clips from a movie that doesn’t really exist.<p>In this new clip, a leather-and-eye-patch-clad Michelle Rodriguez takes on pageant queen Amber Heard in a …

Close up: Robert Downey Jr makes lots and lots of money

The big story<p>When Forbes magazine published its list of the film industry's top male earners this week, a collective "Wha?" rose from the planet's …

Cool Stuff: Tom Whalen's 'Batman' TV Series Comic-Con Posters – /Film

One of the underrated moments in recent licensing history was people finally being able to make merchandise from the classic Sixties TV show, <b>Batman</b>. …

Comics

Locket Puts Ads On Smartphone Lock Screens, Pays You To Use Your Phone

Would you install an Android app that put ads directly on your smartphone’s lock screen? No? What if you were paid to do so, and whenever you swiped to unlock your device, you made a little money? That’s the promise of a new mobile application called Locket, launching today for Android, backed by …

Top 5 unmissable journeys by rail

There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. Here are <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine’s top five ways to get on board.<p>1. The Ghan, Australia: the luxury rail ride<p>The Australian outback is a place that’s hard to grasp: a vast, ill-defined area mapped by Aboriginal people not on paper …

Sabre rocket engine could open up access to space as never before | Stuart Clark

Imagine taking off from a runway as you would in a normal aeroplane but flying so high and so fast that when you unclip your seatbelt, you float …

Lego Movie Video game announced

Warner Bros has announced The Lego Movie Videogame, a tie-in with the forthcoming animated film. The action involves Emmet, an ordinary mini-fig who …