Harrison Van Mersbergen

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LG's Curved OLED TV Launches in the U.S. for $15k

The unit measures only 0.17 inches thick.<p>If you've been waiting patiently since CES to grab a first-of-its-kind HDTV, now's your chance. During an …

First Posters for X-Men: Days of Future Past

One-sheets featuring young and old Professor X and Magneto.<p>Here are the first two posters for X-Men: Days of Future Past, character one-sheets …

Justin Timberlake Nudity-Heavy Video Remains on YouTube

Justin Timberlake's music videos have always been a bit racy (see "Senorita," "Love Sex Magic" and "Sexy Back"), but his newest video for "Tunnel …

Overlooked at E3 2013: The Mag II Gun Controller

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>Introducing the Mag II Gun Controller, which works with 95 percent of all PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360 games. If I remember correctly, game-accessory brand …

Katamari players create a life-sized controller out of a yoga ball

<i>Katamari Damacy</i> players Chris McInnis, Tom Gwozdz and Ron LeBlanc created a life-sized rolling controller out of a 36-inch yoga ball for the art-centric Nuit Blanche festival.<p>Imitating the Katamari series, players push the real-life ball forward to roll up objects in-game. The controller works by …

Nuclear Subs And PR Flubs: Is 'Buy An Xbox 360' Actually Bad Advice?

Another day, another Internet brushfire for Microsoft.<p>This time around, it is in response to comments by Phil Spencer, VP of Microsoft Studios, and Don Mattrick, President of Interactive Entertainment and <i>de facto</i> head of gaming in Microsoft’s Entertainment & Devices segment. These have been …

Google launches Cloud Print app for Android devices

Android users now can print photos, documents, and other files directly to certain printers with Google's Cloud Print app.<p>Landing in Google Play on Wednesday, the app allows you to print from any compatible Android phone or tablet to any Google Cloud Print connected printer. You can also share …

17 Times 'Pokémon Snap' Was Too Adorable For This World

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Gaming<p>'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' launched with much excitement, and with some …

Parents: Parenting News & Advice for Moms and Dads

The Oscar winner and Goop founder got candid about her private life in a new interview.<p>In 40 years, IVF has helped lots of women become moms, …

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Pictures: Top 10 Newly Discovered Species of 2012

Glowing cockroaches and a destructive fungus make the grade in Arizona State's list of top 10 new species of 2012.

Alert Tube – Monitor anything on the Net - Hacked Gadgets – DIY Tech Blog

If you are tied to your cell phone to monitor weather, calendar events and stocks, the Alert Tube could be the next gadget you need. Michael Watson …

8 Low-Maintenance Outdoor Plants for the Busy Gardener

Keeping a garden can seem like an intimidating task. It's daunting especially for someone who is a beginner! We've rounded up eight plants that can …

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T Kitchen Island/Dining Table

<b>Materials:</b> Expedit Shelving unit, Pragel Countertop, Galant Tabletop, Vika Byske legs, wood and hardware<p><b>Description:</b> 1. Attach the countertop to the …

How to Lose Weight from Your Face

If you feel that your face is carrying more weight than you'd like, it is possible to change its appearance. Lose weight from your face by …

A Skyscraper-Style Treehouse With Soaring Mountain Views

The Tower House, designed by GLUCK+ Architects, reflects back the forest canopy.<p>Architects like wordplay. It’s a fun and effective way to condense the main thesis behind a project without resorting to archi-speak. It’s also a good bit of marketing. A simple subversion like “horizontal skyscraper” …

Minimalist Posters That Reduce Your Favorite Movies To Basic Shapes

Graphic designer Michal Krasnopolski creates 22 movie posters that are head-scratchingly metaphorical.<p>In the future, when the history of the Internet is taught alongside social studies and algebra in middle school, there will be a brief, marginal mention of minimalist posters and how they, for a …

Photoshop Chimeras: Fantasy Creatures Created by Splicing Photos

Want to have some fun as you’re learning how to use Photoshop for image editing? Try creating a “Photoshop Chimera.” In Greek mythology, the Chimera …

The 10 Best Moments in Return of the Jedi

Star Wars' Episode VI celebrates its 30th anniversary this weekend.<p>May 25th marks the 30th anniversary of the release of 39813" target="_blank">Star …

Disney Research Aireal adds real force-feedback to Kinect gaming

Next-gen gaming won’t be truly immersive until it blows, Disney Research believes, and it has the Kinect accessory to fix that tactile omission. …

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Zone out with 'Blip Blup,' a minimalist puzzle game for iOS and Android

Don't let the goofy name fool you: <i>Blip Blup</i> is a clever and challenging puzzle game with a slick minimalist look and feel. In each level you're presented with a screen of grey squares, and the goal is to fill them with color. All this requires is a touch of your finger, which will send out a pulse …

Evernote finally becomes a proper to-do app with new Reminders feature

Evernote is one of the most popular note-taking apps, but it has never worked all that well as a simple to-do list app. That's all changing, as the company has finally added alerts and notifications in a new feature logically called Reminders. Evernote says that Reminders has been one of the …

Homeland Security Reportedly Warns 3D-Printed Guns Are “Impossible” To Contain

A new bulletin from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security warns that lethal, undetectable 3D-printed firearms may be “impossible” to contain, Fox News reports After a Texas law student designed and released digital blueprints for the world’s first fully printable gun, the files have allegedly …

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Release Date

Available for both platforms from August 27.<p>Square Enix has announced Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn will release on PC and PlayStation 3 on …

Mirror’s Edge 2 Listing Appears on Amazon Germany

Have a little Faith.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>A listing for Mirror’s Edge 2 has appeared on Amazon Germany. Listed for Xbox 360 (but with mocked-up box art …

The Simpsons: Themed Area Coming to Universal Studios Florida

Get ready to feast on a Krusty Burger!<p>There is a ton of work going on at Universal Orlando Resort these days. This summer will see the addition of …

Dazed and Confused to Get 'Spiritual' Sequel?

Hey, man. It's quality, not quantity, alright man?<p>Fans of the classic stoner comedy Dazed and confused rejoice - director Richard Linklater is …

Backward compatibility is 'backwards' thinking, says Microsoft's Don Mattrick

The Xbox One's lack of backward compatibility doesn't just result from hardware differences with the Xbox 360 — it's because Microsoft doesn't believe many players would use it, said Don Mattrick in an interview with the Wall Street Journal.<p>"If you're backwards compatible, you're really backwards," …

Xbox One: Microsoft's Phil Spencer Talks Used Games, Always-On

After years of secrecy and much speculation, Microsoft laid out its vision for the next-generation of games and entertainment yesterday during a media briefing in Redmond, Washington.<p>The company claimed the Xbox One will be an all-in-one device, capable of streaming live television, powering …

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