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Porn site sponsoring free Google Cardboard headsets - get yours now (US only)

Sometimes I don’t know if porn revolves around the internet or if the internet revolves around porn. What we do know is us smartphone users seem to love this form of entertainment, and as tech enthusiasts we are glad to have the pornography industry being so involved technology. Not only for the …

Virtual Reality

This Speaker Upgrades Its Software So It Never Becomes Obsolete

Futureproof your sound system<p>Obsolescence is one of the most annoying problems in technology: You save up to buy the newest piece of hardware only to have it eclipsed by a newer, shinier version just a few months later. What if our electronics were built to evolve instead?<p>That’s the thinking behind …

How To Easily Save Money On eBay By Exploiting Spelling Errors

You may not believe this, but there are a lot of people on the Internet who are terribul spellers! For the nit-picky among us, it can be horribly annoying. But thanks to a web site that we just discovered, their misspellings can actually help save you some cash.<p>Say hello to FatFingers.com. The idea …

A game about a goat has sold almost one million copies

Until this year, Swedish game developer Coffee Stain Studios was best known for its first-person shooter tower defense games <i>Sanctum</i> and <i>Sanctum 2</i>. In April 2014, it became a studio best known for goats.<p>The studio released the third-person perspective goat simulation game, titled <i>Goat Simulator</i>, on …

11 mischievously clever, super-effective anti-piracy measures

As software and digital media become more prevalent, piracy does as well. The abilities of pirates seem to grow faster than the safety measures that …

Game Development

Obama on impeachment: 'Really?'

Go ahead, President Barack Obama told House Republicans Thursday. Impeach him.<p>“You hear some of them: ‘Sue him! Impeach him!’” Obama said in a relaxed, sniping campaign-style speech in Austin, Texas, recounting the resistance he’s run into for signing executive actions. “Really? For what, doing my …

Latest Oculus Rift Development Kits Shipping This Month

A high resolution OLED display, motion tracking, and software improvements are headed your way.<p>Those who were early to pre-order an Oculus Rift …

Colorful Logos by Graphic Designer Maria Grønlund

The eye-catching effect of colorful logos.<p>Maria Grønlund‘s work is significantly characterized by her passion for striking colors. There are many …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

Faces.im: Facebook Chat Heads for Chrome

Everyone knows how distracting Facebook <i>can</i> be when you’re trying to work. But, well, most of us plough on through anyway and try to combine productivity with regular bouts of social networking anyway.<p>With that in mind, Faces.im is a beautifully simple extension for Chrome, that serves up a little …

Shrturl.co: You'll Never Trust a Shortened URL Again

We always like it when our people work on their own projects and hobbies. Hacking cool stuff together is in our DNA and how most of the companies that make up The Next Web got started. So it shouldn’t come as a surprise that our talented designer Alexander Griffioen built a cool little tool on his …

Video Game Characters Die Hilarious Deaths In Gashlycrumb Tinies Style

Video game characters are always getting stabbed, burned, blasted, electrocuted, and crushed—when they aren't falling to their dooms. So they're …

Beautiful Black and White Photos of a Sideways Japanese Tree by Michael Kenna

For the last 20 years, photographer Michael Kenna has been using a manually operated Hasselblad camera to capture beautiful black and white photos of landscapes. He photographs mostly at dawn or at night, so he can take in the ethereal natural light, and his exposures can last up to 10 hours. He …

Pictures of the week: The Oldest Living Things In The World, by Rachel Sussman

Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's editorial team choose a picture, or series of pictures, with a powerful or surprising story to tell. This week, their choice is Rachel Sussman's The Oldest Living Things in The World Continue reading...

Keon V1 Holds Your Key While You’re Out Exercising

You know how annoying it is when you’re leaving the house to go for a run or walk, or just running an errand, and you don’t want to carry along your …

Milk

Panda Watches

Vincent Ko, founder of bamboo-based sunglass company Panda (which initially launched through Kickstarter in 2011), is again on the crowd sourcing platform with a brand new venture. Today, 6 May 2014, sees Panda introduce a unique take on the classic watch design. The new Panda watches may very well …

Facebook Really Is Building The Metaverse

Facebook paid $2 billion for a virtual-reality headset maker. Now we learn why: The social network wants to build the first billion-person game.<p>A few months ago, jaws dropped as Facebook shelled out $2 billion to purchase Oculus VR, a virtual-reality headset company started on Kickstarter. Nobody …

Virtual Reality

Create Your Own Mini Villages with the Bonkei Planters

I couldn’t help but fall in love at first sight when spotting these minimal Ienami Bonkei planters by Metaphys. Inspired by foliage from ancient …

Japanese Culture

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