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Pokémon Go Gen 2 Update Might Come With Redesigned UI, Two Pokédex Tabs And New Footprint Tracker: Reports

The upcoming Pokémon Go Gen 2 update might change the way the game looks. According to an iTechpost report, Niantic is working on a redesigned user …

The 10 best cooperative games

Video games are like sex: They’re more fun with other people. Actually, sometimes I prefer just watching. And really there’s nothing like a good …

Over 300 Reindeer Killed by Lightning in Unusual Natural Disaster

The Norwegian Environment Agency has recently released a series of haunting images of at least 323 dead reindeer – 70 of them calves – killed in what …

New York Times

Matsieng Footprints

Local legend has it that the first humans were created in the pools here, leaving their footprints behind in the rock.<p>The creation story told among …

Paleontology

Rick And Morty Edited To Perform Kendrick Lamar's 'Swimming Pools (Drank)'

This is the latest mashup from Mylo the Cat featuring Rick and Morty clips edited to perform Kendrick Lamar's booze-filled hit 'Swimming Pools'. I …

The World Happiness Index 2016 Just Ranked The Happiest Countries on Earth

How does your home rate?<p>Every year, the World Happiness Index surveys numerous people from various countries around the world in search of, as the …

Sustainable Development Goals

The world's coolest passports

Expect <b>Norwegian</b> travellers to cut a dash as they travel across the globe.<p>While EU citizens’ passports are coloured an inoffensive but indistinct burgundy, the Scandinavian nation’s passports are distinctly finished in white, turquoise or red – and contain a surprising feature that should brighten …

The 50 Most Disturbing Movies1. <em>Salò, or 120 Days of Sodom</em> (1975)

<b>Director</b><b>:</b> Pier Paolo Pasolini<p>Some unbearably scathing flicks, including several on this here countdown, parcel their shocks throughout the course of …

The 50 Most Disturbing Movies34. <em>The Snowtown Murders</em> (2012)

<b>Director:</b> Justin Kurzel<p>Looking for a downer of the most visceral kind? Let us suggest Australian filmmaker Justin Kurzel's phenomenally bleak <i>The</i> …

The 15 Most Uncomfortable Moments Of Female Nudity In Movies1. "Ass to ass" in <em>Requiem for a Dream</em> (2000)

By the time Darren Aronofsky’s incredibly depressing, but altogether excellent, <i>Requiem for a Dream</i> gets to its “ass to ass” sequence, the film’s …

How Elon Musk and Y Combinator Plan to Stop Computers From Taking Over

They’re funding a new organization, OpenAI, to pursue the most advanced forms of artificial intelligence — and give the results to the public<p>As <b>if the</b> …

With CodinGame, Learning To Code Becomes A Game

French startup CodinGame just raised $1.6 million from Isai for its innovative code learning platform. As the name suggests, CodinGame is all about games — not game development, not gamification, just plain games. The logic behind each exercise is tied to an actual game so that you get visual …

Programming

uBeam Declassifies Secrets To Try To Prove Wireless Power Is Possible

It must violate the laws of physics. It must be dangerous. It must be impossible. This is what critics have concluded despite not actually knowing the details behind uBeam’s wireless power technology. So rather than let the rumors swirl, today uBeam revealed a bunch of details about how far, how …

Engineering

Google’s been quietly recording your voice; here’s how to listen to—and delete—the archive

Google searches are like a stream of consciousness. We plug every idle curiosity, every thought, and every question into the search engine. Google has always kept careful record of these searches, which helps sell ads. But Google also keeps an audio log of the questions you ask its voice search …

Google Chrome

This Smell Synthesizer Lets You Sniff And Play Flavors Like Music

A peek behind the scenes at the Museum of Food and Drink's new Flavor exhibition<p>What do you get when you mix "cheesy vomit" with "popcorn"? What about when you add "hazelnut," "coriander seed," and a whiff of "smoke"?<p>Starting October 28, you'll have a chance to find out. At "Flavor: Making it and …

Sideplayer for Chrome lets you watch YouTube videos in a pop-up window

Need to get some work done but don’t want to miss a YouTube livestream? Sideplayer’s got you covered.<p>This handy Chrome extension lets you watch YouTube videos in a pop-up that floats above your current tab. Install it, click the ‘Play in Sideplayer’ button beneath any YouTube clip and you’re good …

Get That Graphics Tablet Functionality With Astropad

Did you ever wish you could sync up your iPad’s drawing or painting app directly with your Mac? Now you can with Astropad, a brand new app that literally mirrors your Mac desktop via Wi-Fi or USB.<p>Created by two ex-Apple engineers — Matt Ronge and Giovanni Donelli — Astropad works with several …

Tech Experts Think You Should Take A Sledgehammer To Your Old Phone

As smartphones get more expensive, consumers continue to show interest in selling their old models for cash. After all, when you’ve shelled out $200 or $300 or even $600 for a smartphone, it seems like there would still be some value left at the end, even for a phone that’s a few years old. Every …

Information Systems

'Put homeless in wooden window boxes to solve rough sleeping'

Wooden window boxes could be the solution to the capital's homeless crisis according to an award-winning architect from Essex<p>Close to transport links, central London and good schools, these cheap to build chipboard housing pods are not the latest designer pied-a-terre must have for the capital's …

Homelessness

How to prepare your PC for Windows 10

Follow these steps to ensure a smooth transition to the latest version of Windows.<p>Windows 10 is set to arrive on July 29. The update will be free for the first year for qualifying Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 users. You can find out if you qualify for the free upgrade here.<p>In addition to an …

Google Drive

Mind-bending mashups: Artist creates bizarre Combophotos, in pictures - Telegraph

Build Your Own Battery-Powered Portable Mini Monitor

Whether you work on a lot of DIY projects or you’re just looking to get a bigger screen for your DSLR camera, a portable monitor is handy to have …

Gear & Gadgets

This Saturday On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Amazon Echo

I could lie and tell you that we recorded a special July 4th edition of the TC Gadgets Podcast, but it wouldn’t be accurate. In reality, we recorded this podcast over a week ago and I accidentally forgot to push the publish button.<p>But the content still exists, so I felt strongly about sharing it …

Gear & Gadgets

11 Beautifully Haunting GIFs Created By Blind Artist George Redhawk

Don't bother trying to work, because we know you'll never stop staring at these.<p>Artist George Redhawk has put together a series of stunning GIFs, perfectly looped and beautifully haunting. Even more incredible is that Redhawk is legally blind.<p>"With the use of visual aides and computer softwares …

Art

How to unlock iOS 8.3’s secret Spock emoji

iOS 8.3 includes some huge advancements to emoji with the inclusion of more racially diverse characters, but <i>Star Trek</i> fans might be more interested in a new emoji that makes it easier to tell your friends to “live long and prosper.”<p>Today, Apple added support for the Vulcan salute emoji, which was …

This secret trick is the fastest way to shut down your Windows PC

The procedure for shutting down a Windows computer varies depending on which version of the operating system you use. Regardless of OS version, …

Operating Systems

This Man Designs and Makes a New Spoon Every Day

Stian Korntved Ruud's "Daily Spoon" project is an endurance test in innovation<p>Which do you think is trickier: Dreaming up a form for an entirely new …

Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"

Jimmy Fallon

The Always Up-to-Date Guide to Building a Hackintosh (macOS Sierra)

Building a hackintosh—that is, installing macOS on non-Apple hardware—used to require extremely restricted hardware choices and quite a bit of …