Jenna Johnson

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Amazon Fire Phone review

Two days after I first turned on the Amazon Fire Phone, I walked into the foyer of my apartment building and saw a package with my name on it. This was odd: I’m the guy who orders something and then sits patiently by the front door waiting for it, not the guy who gets surprised by packages on a …

Relive your NES glory days with a gamepad that feels like the real thing

We've ripped apart knock-off gadgets more than a few times, but there are moments where a company's urge to mimic others will pay dividends. Take 8Bitdo's recently released NES30, for example: the Bluetooth gamepad recreates as much of the NES controller's design as possible while still keeping its …

Rock Band and Plastic Instruments Will Return on Xbox One and PS4, Harmonix Says

It's been a long time since we had a new Rock Band or Guitar Hero game. If you're like me, then your old plastic instruments from those games are collecting dust in a corner, sitting unused year after year. Rock Band 3 launched all the way back in 2010, and we've not had a follow-up since then.<p>But …

Rock Band

One Man's Five-Year Quest To Find A Shiny Pokémon

Under normal circumstances, there is only a one in four thousand ninety six chance you’ll find a shiny Pokémon out in the wild. Some people have …

The five things you need to know to be better at video games

All game designers are engineers because all games are about systems, I was once told by Jonathan Smith, the producer of the hugely successful Lego games. Whatever you're playing, whether it's an intricate hardcore fantasy adventure or a time-killing casual puzzler, the experience is based around a …

Introducing The Multiplayer Perfect 'Nintendo 64 Table' Modification

Once again the combination of retro gaming and product design has left us speechless. Now joining the many other stunning creations we all dream of …

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Qwerkywriter is a classy typewriter keyboard

Keyboards are a dime a dozen, but few are as retro and classy as the Qwerkywriter, a typewriter-styled keyboard and dock for your Bluetooth-equipped …

Limited-Edition Frozen PS4 Coming to Japan

Surprisingly the special edition isn't white, though.<p>Sony is releasing a limited-edtition Frozen PlayStation 4 in Japan next week, which features …

Pokemon World – Free Fan-made Pokemon Game Powered By CRYENGINE – Alpha Video Released | DSOGaming | The Dark Side Of Gaming

YouTube’s member ’18T220′ is currently working on a Pokemon game that will be powered by Crytek’s engine and will be released for free. While this …

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How to Teach Humans to Remember Really Complex Passwords

If passwords are considered the bane of the data security industry, it’s partly because humans are awful at choosing them: By some counts, we still …

Wear Mini Launcher brings your Android Wear apps front and center

Any discussion of Android Wear will eventually turn to how you have to dig deep into the software to launch an app from your wrist. Tapping and …

PlayStation 4 vs Xbox One: the console war that turned into a love story

The new era began at 2pm on 15 November 2013; the day that PlayStation 4 arrived in North America. A message went out from the official Xbox Twitter account. It read: "congratulations on your launch Sony." A little later, official Xbox spokesman Larry Hyrb tweeted Sony Worldwide Studios chief …

Design & Development News | The Next Web

All stories in Design & Dev<p>Google adds 'Theming' to Material Design to unify designs across applications<p>Google today announced several updates to Material Design, the company's visual design language and set of specifications for applications should look. While rumors persisted up to the event that …

5 technologies that are shaping the future of design

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Alex Colon/Gigaom<p>Theatrical robots. 3D printers that churn out cells. Wearables for infants. These types of …

18 Beautiful Words The English Language Really Needs To Steal

As vast and as complex as the English language can be, it's still missing more than a few terms to describe some of the more subtle moments in life. …

Audi Traffic Light Recognition Could Save Time And Fuel

The new system tells drivers when a light is about to change.<p>Soon, cars may pay more attention to their surroundings than drivers. No one likes to get stuck behind an oblivious person that doesn't notice when a light changes, so Audi came up with a technological solution.<p>The Audi Online traffic …

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Those BPA-free plastics you thought were safe? Think again.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Inside the Big Tobacco-style campaign to bury the disturbing evidence about the …

The hoverboard has arrived (video)

Let's just hope some Chinese company thinks it's real and "copies" it to make one that actually works.<p>[Thanks, Noah!]<p>Source: HUVr Tech<p>Coverage: Mashable

Complex Illustrations Formed with Tangles of Colorful Wires

Greece-based artist Charis Tsevis is fascinated with the wired world we live in. No matter how wireless technology continues to develop, we still find ourselves dependent upon outlets for data transfer and power, and, if we look around, it's standard to be surrounded by a handful of plugs …

Art

18-Year-Old Photographer's Spectacular Conceptual Self-Portraits

Eighteen-year-old Laura Williams joins the ranks of fellow young, extremely talented photographers such as Alex Stoddard and Kyle Thompson in creating spectacularly surreal and expressive self-portraits. The Cambridge, England native's photograph entitled <i>Invisible</i> recently went viral, with over …

Photography

Adorable 4-Year-Old Girl Creates Fashionable Paper Dresses

The world's next big designer may just be this four-year-old girl whose love for fashion goes way beyond the average kid. The young girl, lovingly called Mayhem by mom Angie (@2sisters_angie), was not satisfied with playing dress-up in store-bought princess dresses or in her mom's clothes. She …

Cute

High Speed Photos of Combusting Alcohol Look like X-Rays of the Human Brain | Colossal

<p>The plume from an exploding bomb. Black and white flowers. X-Rays of a human brain cortex. These all seem like valid guesses when looking at this …

Photographer Mixes Watercolor Elements Into Her Images to Stunning Effect

What’s the best thing about a 365 project? Some would say it’s that you develop the habit of shooting every single day. Others that you develop your …

The Super Mario Inspired 8-Bit Posters

As a big fan of Super Mario, you must have known which characters have been depicted in the posters. If you like this kind of minimal design, let’s …

Posters

Is It Possible to Shield My Baby From Technology?

When I think back to my first pregnancy nearly a decade ago, I marvel at how different things were back then. Those precious nine months were …

Steam Family Sharing exits beta, lets you borrow all of your friends' games

One of the inherent drawbacks of digitally distributed games is that you can't loan them out to friends, but Steam has rewritten the rules a bit. Now that Valve's Family Sharing feature is out of beta, pretty much anyone can authorize another user -- that they trust with their account and its …

Man Creates Transport App That Measures Time In Pints Of Beer

"You have three-and-a-half drinks until the last tram home."<p>Which is the information that we all really want to know.<p>Cheers!

Introducing Spritz: A Paradigm Shift On How We Read Text

Imagine being able devour a 1000 page novel in just a little over 10 hours; easily doing away the arduous task of moving your eyes left to right, …

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