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Sikh man rewarded in New Zealand after using turban to cradle head of injured boy, 5

Harman Singh given new furniture for his spartan home after breaking religious protocol to assist road crash victim<p>A Sikh man who took off his turban to cradle the head of a young boy run over by a car in New Zealand has received a houseful of new furniture from grateful wellwishers.<p>Breaking …

New Zealand

The 8 most viral gaming videos of all time | Trusted Reviews

<b>Earlier this week, Leeroy Jenkins turned 10. The World of Warcraft video that gripped the world is a decade old, but it’s still as hilarious as it</b> …

TNT's Ernie Johnson gave his Sports Emmy to Stuart Scott's daughters in a touching tribute

Scott, who passed away in January at the age of 49 after battling cancer, was one of the six people nominated, along with Johnson.<p>Johnson was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 2003 and was found to be cancer-free in 2006.<p>After briefly thanking ESPN for their recent "E:60" profile of his …

Geek Art: Tom Whalen’s Pulp Menagerie Mondo Art Show

How Far Can You Fall and Still Survive?

You’re on a plane. You’re bored. You stare out the window at the clouds. You wonder what would happen if you couldn’t resist the urge to open the …

Jamstik+ is a backpack-friendly 'smart guitar'

The first time I encountered Jamstik, a guitar controller for Mac and iOS, was at CES 2013. Zivix -- the team behind the product -- came to our trailer and gave us a demo. That was a prototype, which eventually got crowdfunded and did pretty well as history tells it. Now there's Jamstik+ with a few …

Monochrome Skateboard Photographs by Rob Dragan

Slovenia isn’t exactly the heart of the skateboarding scene, but it’s often the people furthest<p>Slovenia isn’t exactly the heart of the skateboarding scene, but it’s often the people furthest removed from the industry that offer the most refreshing perspectives. Slovenian photographer Rob Dragan has …

Skateboarding

Jamstik+ smart guitar plays through your tablet

Instruments, like all things, are getting a modern makeover that gives them new functionality you will not get from wood and varnish. The newest …

Dogwalker who found 'whale vomit worth £100k' discovers it's worthless

Ken Wilman's dreams of riches are ruined after an expert says the large smelly rock he found on walking along Morecambe beach isn't prized ambergris<p>A dog walker who thought he had struck gold for two years after finding a large lump of smelly whale vomit has been told it is just a worthless …

Whales

No Man's Sky is so big, the developers built space probes to explore it for them

There's a robot that lives inside <i>No Man's Sky</i> that nobody outside of the development team may ever see, because its entire purpose is to fly to each of the game's 18 quintillion worlds, take short videos and document its interstellar travels as a series of animated GIFs.<p>Developer Hello Games built …

'Better Call Saul' debut breaks cable ratings records

A lot of people are interested in calling Saul.<p>AMC's "Breaking Bad" spinoff made history Sunday when its debut episode scored a staggering 6.9 million viewers, and a record-setting 4.4 million among the key demographic of adults 18-49.<p>The episode was the first half of a two-night premiere, and it's …

TV

Bethesda to hold its first E3 news conference this year

Bethesda Softworks will hold its first ever E3 news conference this year, the publisher announced today, which likely means it has big news to reveal from the industry's biggest expo.<p>Bethesda gave no other details, of course, in setting the date (June 14). What might Bethesda be talking about at …

Will Bethesda Announce 'Fallout 4' At Their First Ever E3 Event?

Bethesda made a short, but significant announcement today, a mere 80 words on their blog. Despite the length of the post, what they said was completely unprecedented: Bethesda will have an E3 press event for the first time ever.<p>Major software companies like Ubisoft and EA have had E3 press events …

The Elder Scrolls