Kevin Bello

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So You’re a Dude Who Wants to Build a Tree House

Foster Huntington was an up-and-comer in the New York fashion industry. Then he ditched it all and built his own personal paradise in the sky.—“Escape to Bro-topia," the <i>Times</i>.<p>Day had just broken over Oregon, cold and pink and purple like a Hypercolor T-shirt strung across the horizon, when the man …

This list of Pokemon height discrepancies is a monument to fandom

If you haven't listened to <i>Mystery Show</i>, the podcast where Starlee Kine solves unusual mysteries, you should. You can enjoy the episodes in any order. I recommend starting with episode 5, "Source Code," in which Kine tries to solve the mystery of actor Jake Gyllenhaal's height.<p>What does this podcast …

How to Build a Hidden TV Lift Cabinet

Hide your television when not in use by building this TV lift cabinet.<p>Some people consider a television an eyesore and feel that it detracts from the design of their home. If that describes you, or you simply want to regain some space, try building this hidden TV lift cabinet.<p>You can purchase a …

Phone accessories are becoming more interesting than phones

With a few days to go before the 2016 Mobile World Congress, now's a good time to take a look back at 2015 and assess how the mobile industry has evolved since its last big get-together. One trend emerges from even a glancing retrospective: smartphones are as important as ever, but they aren't …

The Fastest Rising Prospects for the 2016 NHL Draft

The top prospects in the 2016 NHL entry draft have made themselves known, and draft fans can rattle off a dozen names or more among the eligible players. Between now and the end of hockey season, we will see those prospects jockey for position at the top—and a few late-bloomers find their way into …

Microsoft's New Gadget Could Change How We Watch Football

Without a doubt, Sunday’s Super Bowl 50 will pay homage to the game’s past. But like Walter Payton breaking a tackle, Microsoft, the league’s …

I bought my mom a Chromebook Pixel and everything is so much better now

Sometimes less is more<p><i>This is</i> The Divergence<i>, a weekly column from The Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel, exploring the spaces around modern technology.</i><p>My mother loves Steve Jobs so much she got a little teary when I gave her a Chromebook Pixel for Christmas. She didn't open the box for almost 10 …

#FlatEarth continues: Neil deGrasse Tyson's nephew responds to B.o.B with his own diss track

You know those days when it feels like the Flat Earth is out to get you? Today is one of those days. If you're not up-to-snuff on the recent #FlatEarth debate, welcome to the internet. Here's the backstory. It involves a rapper named B.o.B and several conspiracy theories and a diss track leveled …

27 Ways To Transform Your Favorite College Snacks Into Real Food

Comfort has never been so ratched.<p>Winter break is a glorious time for college students all across America. It's a time filled with family bonding, BFF reunions, holiday cheer, marathon rounds of Netflix, copious amounts of eating, and much-needed relaxation. And let me just place an especially …

Why trading Phil Kessel makes good sense for the Penguins

It takes a big man to ’fess up to a mistake, so props to Jim Rutherford. The Penguins GM admitted to one during the weekend with the deal that sent …

Nerds, a musical about Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, is coming to Broadway — with holograms

Vote on the show's plot with a smartphone app<p>A musical comedy about the rise and rivalry of tech luminaries Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, will open on Broadway this April. Preview performances for <i>Nerds</i> are scheduled to start March 31st at the Longacre Theatre, with the show's official opening slated …

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All The Incredible Comics That Will Melt Your Wallet in 2016

2015 was a great year for comic books, and 2016 is shaping up to be just as exciting—and financially ruinous. Seriously, take a deep breath, look …

Photographer Documents the Amusing Ways His Girlfriend Tries to Hide from the Camera

Some people are naturally camera shy and prefer to live their lives off-film. This, however, is a challenge when your significant other is a photographer. Mikal Theimer tried many times to take a picture of his girlfriend, Marion, but she would always attempt to dodge his lens. Instead of giving …

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Live-action Teen Titans series dead in the water at TNT

Long-delayed Titans is a no-go<p>Titans, TNT's superhero drama based on several classic DC comics superheroes, is no longer in production, according to The Hollywood Reporter.<p>Kevin Reilly, president of TNT, confirmed that the channel had officially moved on from the project during a panel at the …

Jim Harbaugh eats a hot dog

A picture is worth a thousand words.<p>Jim Harbaugh ate a hot dog at a hockey game Thursday night.<p>Actually, to say he "ate" the hot dog is a bit of an understatement. Harbaugh nearly swallowed an entire hot dog in one bite at a hockey game Thursday night.<p>And yet, that ignores his paranoid glances …

'Pokémon' meets 'Rick and Morty' in an Adult Swim mobile game

The news arrived quietly in a Tweet -- there's a new, free mobile game coming from Adult Swim. But this isn't just any game. It's a <i>Rick and Morty</i> adventure game that appears to be styled after <i>Pokémon</i>. Yes, this could be fairly incredible for fans of outlandish, time-bending, raunchy, animated …

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My strange, unexpected love affair with delivering food - Vox

"Hi, David, this is Michael from DoorDash. Any chance you have a few minutes to chat over the phone sometime today?"<p><i>Oh, shit,</i> I thought. <i>Am I being fired?</i><p>More from First Person<p>I spent 2 years cleaning houses. What I saw makes me never want to be rich.<p>I got sober a year and a half ago. The hardest …

This Abandoned Waterpark In Vietnam Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

*Shudders*<p>You won't see the Ho Thuy Tien waterpark on a tourists' guide to Vietnam. You won't see it labeled on a map. And if you ask a local to show you the way, there's a good chance they'll have no idea what you're talking about.<p>It takes a motorbike and some SERIOUS guts to explore this …

The canonical story behind TR-8R, the internet's new favorite stormtrooper

TRAITOR!!!!<p><i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> is out. It's being seen by <i>a lot</i> of people. Lots of those people have the internet. What I'm trying to say is: the memes are flowing thick and fast.<p>And while I wouldn't say that any of the emerging themes or memes have reached the cultural saturation point of, …

New Suicide Squad trailer will air alongside Justice League special

Plus, new Batman v Superman and Wonder Woman, too!<p>Considering there hasn't been any new footage of <i>Suicide Squad</i> since the trailer for the film aired at San Diego Comic-Con this past summer, it seems right about time that fans were treated to something new.<p>According to DC Comics, The CW is set to …

21 statements about Batman: Arkham Knight (and life)

Dispatches from the living room<p><i>Every year the Polygon staff chooses 10 excellent games to award our</i> <i>Game of the Year honors</i><i>, but that means some games we love don't quite make the cut. As with last year, we're running a series of opinion pieces by members of the Polygon staff explaining why certain</i> …

The easy last minute Christmas gift: a video game headset

I was talking with my friend's spouse last night about what she was getting him for Christmas. She'd considered buying a video game, but she wasn't sure which one he'd like and assumed if he really wanted a certain game, he'd probably already bought it for himself. I've heard this complaint from …

18 Places You Must Travel In 2016

Bucket list sorted.<p>These locations and more are features in the Fodor's Travel 2016 Go List. See more here.

This woman wants to teach your child how to code and create their own gadgets this Christmas

I’m standing in the downstairs office of a remarkable company, waiting for one of its founders. The office is tucked away on a side street in east London, past a long line of taxi repair workshops, in-car entertainment fitters, Turkish restaurants and artesan coffee houses, and the person I’m …

Quentin Tarantino was going to make a Luke Cage movie

Quentin Tarantino has been busy promoting his new movie, <i>The Hateful Eight</i>, but it was during a lengthy interview with Chris Hardwick that he revealed some pretty interesting information about a movie that never came to fruition.<p>During his conversation with Hardwick on the comedian's Nerdist …

What to binge-watch over the holidays

If you've been struggling to keep up with the mammoth amount of television these days, 2015 didn't do you any favors. We saw more original series than ever from Netflix (most of which are definitely worth a watch), as well as a slew of great shows from established networks. Some call this the era …

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child cast revealed

Here's your next Harry, Hermoine and Ron.<p>The cast of the upcoming Harry Potter play, <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i>, has finally been revealed, much to author J.K Rowling's delight.<p>Rowling took to Pottermore to share her enthusiasm for the actors who would be playing the adult versions of the …

Yo-Kai Watch sequel sells more tickets than Star Wars: The Force Awakens in Japan

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has broken tons of records already and cemented itself as the top movie this past weekend in almost every market around the world, raking in $512 million in the United States and Canada alone. Except in Japan, where the second <i>Yo-Kai Watch</i> movie opened bigger than the …

The 20 Pound World Travel Backpack

Traveling the world requires a delicate balance of weight and preparedness. Over on The Art of Manliness, travel writer David Danzeiser shares his …