Jonathan Corona

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Just a Bunch of Rock Stars Playing Slugs

Everyone loves a good guitar face. You know, that pained expression rock stars make when they’re birthing the mind-scrambling sounds of their axe …

Being David Bowie: Why game developers need to be more like Ziggy Stardust

<i>Consider the fifty-year career of David Bowie.</i><p><i>Throughout his life, Bowie has continually reinvented himself, from year to year, from album to album. His music and image changed radically over that time, but his fans stayed loyal to him, following both the excitement of his continual self-renewal,</i> …

With Ingress, even Google is making games for iOS

If you have an iOS device, you can finally discover that your local post office or famous landmark isn’t what it seems … with the help of Google’s mobile game Ingress.<p>Google’s Niantic Labs released Ingress on iPhone and iPad this morning; it’s the first time that a Google-created game has appeared …

The Navy Wants To Fire Its Ridiculously Strong Railgun From The Ocean

They want to test firing it from a ship in 2016, and again in 2018.<p>In 2016, the U.S. Navy is going to test a railgun—a weapon that can repeatedly launch a projectile at more than 5,000 MPH—from a boat. In 2018, they're going to do it again. And in the 2020s, the Navy is going to figure out just …

First boron ‘buckyball’ could be used to store hydrogen : News blog

Just in time for the World Cup final, researchers have succeeded in building the first ‘buckyballs’ made entirely from boron atoms. Unlike true, …

A Simple Eye Test Could Accurately Detect Alzheimer's

Current tests for Alzheimer's include expensive tests using brain PET or MRI imaging. But two studies have shown that a simple eye test can detect …

iOS 8: will Apple's new Message leave users confused?

Apple is taking a calculated risk with its iOS 8 software, due in autumn. It's tweaking the Messages app, normally used to send text messages, with pictures or videos attached if you want, so that it can also send short voice snippets.<p>Not only that; it's building in Snapchat-like or WhatsApp-like …