Jacob Broff

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Batarang Boomerangs

Vic Poulin has invented some Batarangs that just might indicate whether or not you're actually qualified to be Batman. His advanced returning …

Kidnap Your Friends With Evolve’s Third Monster, Wraith

Meet the new boss. Plus: single-player mode!<p>When that damn Medic kept healing his friends – refusing to allow me to get closer to Monster victory – I …

5 Need to Read Suicide Squad Comic Books

It's time to do your homework on DC's supervillain team.<p>With Suicide Squad hitting theaters this week, we're bringing back our list of must-read …

Watch live-action heartbreak as Hearthstone streamers buy the wrong cards

Blizzard released the first expansion for its digital card game <i>Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft</i> this week, and some streamers were <i>so excited</i> to dive into <i>Goblins vs. Gnomes</i> that they dropped a bunch of cash and gold ... on the completely wrong cards.<p>A few hasty purchases have resulted in some players …

Daniel Bruhl Cast as Villain in Captain America: Civil War

Sebastian Stan, Samuel L. Jackson, and Scarlett Johansson also expected to return.<p>Daniel Bruhl (Rush, Inglourious Basterds) has been cast as the …

League of Legends' most popular map goes live with huge update

<i>League of Legends</i>' redesigned Summoner's Rift map — the most-played mode in the multiplayer battle arena game — is now available following a live rollout that will give users access to limited game styles.<p>The update is currently only available for Team Builder games and all bot modes, with plans to …

Marvel Reveals Secret Wars: Battleworld

The drums of war are beating across the multiverse.<p>Marvel has finally revealed what their various Summer 2015 teasers have been teasing for the past …

Thorium-Fueled Automobile Engine Needs Refueling Once a Century

Back in the late 60s and early 70s the US military built Thorium-Fueled reactors and designed them for aircraft and was very<p>Thorium Concept Car – …

Energy

Off The Grid

Articles in News<p>(Page 1 of 2) Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla Motors, announced Wednesday that the company is working on a new kind of battery that would be …

First Nations

Back To Life: Ruskies Claim They Have Enough Woolly Mammoth DNA To Begin Cloning

Thanks to the well preserved specimen found last summer, Russian scientists now claim they have enough viable woolly mammoth DNA to clone one of the …

Paleontology

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' to measure glucose levels

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1044000/1044832_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518143478_ff42dd1689e95ac2cca1a8a8ae39ae1d<p><b>Google has said it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.</b><p>It uses a "tiny" wireless chip and a …

Wearable Tech

The Future Is Here!: A 3-D Interactive Shape Display

This is a video demonstration of MIT Media Lab's inFORM Shape Display. It's like one of those novelty pins-and-needle art displays you press your …

MIT Media Lab

Flexible Smartphones May Be Here Sooner Than You Think [VIDEO]

It may not be long before flexible smartphones become commonplace on store shelves.<p>Samsung is reportedly moving forward with plans to make displays …

Water-repellant surface so efficient that drops bounce back off | Ars Technica

Ridges and asymmetric repulsion appear to be key.<p>In recent years, water-repelling materials have gotten better and better at their job of fearing …

The transparent and flexible electronics of the future could be printed with an ordinary printer

New liquid alloy promises a world of exciting possibilities<p>If the dreamers of the tech world have their way, the day will come when we'll use 3D printers to produce everything we need, from nourishing meals to spacecraft parts. Electronics have proven tougher to manufacture at home, however, due to …

A very cool new video: A brief introduction to 4D printing

It’s not often that you see a designer throw their creation on the ground and break it to smithereens. But that’s exactly what TED Fellow Skylar …

NASA-backed SpiderFab robot aims to build 3D-printed spaceship parts in orbit

NASA has always built its spacecraft on Earth, but aerospace startup Tethers Unlimited is hoping to change that process by developing a system that combines 3D printing and robotic assembly to build spaceship parts in orbit. NASA is kicking in $500,000 in funding to the project, called SpiderFab, …

The 1,200 Horsepower Ferrari F80 Supercar Reaches 310 MPH

Most automotive enthusiasts are always looking for the next big thing, and Italian designer Adriano Raeli is no exception. Although Ferrari debuted …

Sports Cars

1965 Shelby 289 Cobra Alloy

Vintage Shelby Cobras draw plenty of attention on their own, but if you want to ensure that <i>everyone</i> in the vicinity will notice you, this 1965 Shelby …

Final Fantasy 15's Open World Is Gorgeous and Massive

Gas stations, chocobos, and...dinosaurs?<p>In an hour-long video posted to their YouTube channel, Square Enix revealed what Final Fantasy XV's …

Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop! Review

Looking back at how the Marvel Age began.<p>Airing Tuesday night in Agents of SHIELD's usual timeslot, Marvel: 75 Years, From Pulp to Pop! certainly …

How League of Legends is upending the video game business

New research from Superdata reveals just how dominant Riot's multiplayer online battle arena <i>League of Legends</i> has become in the MMO sector, and how its success is impacting gaming as a whole<p>In the global MMO market, one in every eight dollars spent goes to Riot and its international partners, via</i> …

League of Legends champion Kalista unveiled by Riot

Riot today detailed its latest <i>League of Legends</i> Champion, called Kalista.<p>She is described by the game-maker as "a marksman who cooperates with her Soul-Bound to deal substantial sustained damage, access her full repertoire of abilities and wither her enemies under her relentless assault." Kalista …