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‘Ok Google’ has about 150 commands and over a thousand variations, and you can find most of them here

Google Search is, undoubtedly, the single most important thing within Google, be it popularity-wise or financially speaking. And Search got smarter and smarter throughout the years, with the introduction of things like the Knowledge Graph — which, as of this week, incorporates songs’ lyrics, too — …

Android News

Google Text-to-speech adds multiple male and female voices

Be together, not the same. Such is Google‘s motto as of late, so it makes no sense that everyone’s Text-to-speech voice sounds the same. I still wish I could listen to Snoop Dog’s graceful voice reading Android Authority articles out loud. We are not quite there yet, but at least things are getting …

Text-To-Speech

Can't Code? This iPad App Will Easily Let You Make Your Own Video Game

There’s no shortage of nit-picking gamers who feel they could easily make better video games than what’s being released every week. And thanks to a …

Soundhawk | Smart Listening System

At first glance Soundhawk looks like a typical Bluetooth headset, but this little device offers a whole different set of capabilities, boosting your …

Gear & Gadgets

Amilla Fushi Resort | Maldives

Officially opened on 1 February 2015, the Amilla Fushi Resort is the newest breathtaking retreat in the Maldives. Located on a unique island Amilla …

Two Revolutionary New Sex Toys, Plus 14 Top-Selling Dildos

Author: Rachel Gross. Rachel Gross Gadget Lab<p>Date of Publication: 02.12.15.<p>Time of Publication: 8:00 pm. 8:00 pm<p>Hello Touch X<p><b>When it comes</b> to …

Sunburst Seadragon 2

10 magnificent minimalist GIFs by Florian de Looij

GIF: gif.flrn.nl<p>Here are some of my favorite very simple animations by artist and GIF-master Florian de Looij.<p>More from him: portfolio, and GIF …

GIF Animations

The Hemingwrite Allows For Distraction-Free Writing

Back in the day, you could lock the door, saddle up to a typewriter, and write the next great American novel. Then technology reared its …

eReaders

A Real-World Button for Controlling Your Favorite Apps

As anyone who's fumbled with an idiotic touchscreen interface in a car will know, sometimes a good old button is the best way to get something done. …

The eReader for elementary school students is Epic!

I recently heard about Epic! – Books for Kids from a friend who was attending an educational technology conference. She said she “could only wish for …

Bill Nye Fights Back

How a mild-mannered children’s celebrity plans to save science in America—or go down swinging.<p><i>Photographs by F. Scott Schafer</i><p>Let’s say that I am, through my actions, doomed, and that I will go to hell,” Bill Nye said. He was prepping for a Super Bowl party and making pizza dough from a recipe given …

Science

Owls are weighed wrapped up in blankets like little bird burritos

When you look up at this cute little owl all wrapped up with his bulging eyes, it makes your heart melt. But weighing owls in blanket burritos is …

The Largest Mammal On Earth Makes For the Perfect Pot Strainer

If adorable is the only criteria you look for in kitchen accessories, your hunt for a new pot strainer just ended. Taking inspiration from how a Blue …

Bambu Indah | Bali Indonesia

Bambu Indah is a radically distinctive eco-luxury boutique hotel in Ubud, on the Indonesian island of Bali. At the unique escape you can stay at one …

How to become a typing master with the iOS keyboard

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Unlike the interesting history of Apple’s physical keyboards, the virtual keyboard on iOS does not have much of a tale to …

10 iOS Apps That Make Pictures Talk

Make pictures talk<p>Almost everyone shoots photos and video. But how many people shoot multimedia? More than you might think. Multimedia apps — a hybrid that blends still images with a audio — provide a unique angle on visual sharing.<p>Photos with a soundtrack are often easier to create and more …

Sea-son to Snuggle USB Foot Warmers

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The best optical illusions of 2014 are truly mind-bending stuff

Each year, the Neural Correlate Society holds a contest among experts on perception and visual illusions. The top ten entries get selected by a …

20 Best Things We Saw at New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014

Arcade Fire's second-line, John Fogerty's Bruce Springsteen cameo and other memorable moments from New Orleans<p>20<p>People in New Orleans say hello and …

New Orleans

Your smartphone may soon double as a hearing aid, thanks to Mimi

Let's face it: we live in a noisy world. If we're not sitting on loud trains or traipsing past construction sites, we're retreating into music with headphones. Alas, this also means hearing loss is a problem that can't be ignored -- that's why a startup called Mimi cooked up an iOS app to help you …

Hedgehog Toothpick Holder

How cool is this Hedgehog Toothpick Holder? The charming and beautifully made little character is both functional and fun, it is designed to rest on …

Hedgehogs

How To Make Powdered Booze At Home

Fluffy like confetti and just as liquorous as the bottled stuff<p>Some truths we rarely question. The sky is blue. The sun rises in the east. Cocktails are wet. But a new product, called Palcohol, aims to crumble our everyday expectations. It's an alcoholic beverage -- in powder form. Carry a …

Alcohol

25 Essential Pizzerias in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, being the historically working class East Coast city with a large Italian population that it is, of course has great pizza. And this map? It's a collection of Philly's absolute essentials when it comes to cheese on sauce on bread — or, sometimes, sauce on cheese on bread. From …

Samsung Focuses On Accessibility With An Ultrasonic Case, A Text-Reading Stand And Voice Labels

Samsung isn’t limiting itself to software when it comes to improving its mobile hardware’s accessibility – the Korean company has introduced a trio of new accessories for the Galaxy Core Advance mid-range device that beefs up its existing ability to cater to visually and otherwise impaired …

20 Insanely Great U2 Songs Only Hardcore Fans Know

Listen to lesser-known gems from the band's catalog<p>20<p>By<p>U2 had a whole mini-catalog of songs prior to recording their debut LP <i>Boy,</i> and after that they …

Product

Attach pretty much anything to anything with magnets and Sugru.<p>From organising tools and keys, to keeping kitchen knives where you want them, and …

Knives

Top experiences in Bali: making the most of paradise

Immerse yourself in the colour and sound of a traditional festival, dine on local specialities, snorkel beautiful reefs, watch craftspeople at work, wander through lush rice fields, or just relax and be pampered at a Balinese spa. There's an awful lot to do in paradise and it's not all about the …

14 Literary Posters That Turn Famous Authors' Words Into Art

Who doesn't love a good literature-meets-graphic-design project?<p>We came across the work of Obvious State's Evan Robertson last year when he debuted his series of clever literary posters based on the words of authors like Ernest Hemingway and Kurt Vonnegut. Turning pithy quotes into whimsical works …