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Fujitsu tablet 'lets you feel textures' on the screen

A prototype tablet computer from Fujitsu features haptic technology - giving the illusion of being able to "feel" the texture of pictures that appear on screen.<p>BBC Technology Correspondent Mark Gregory was shown the device by Fujitsu's James Maynard.

BBC Announce Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Schedule Including The Title Of The Special, Documentaries And Restored Episodes

The BBC have announced the schedule for all the programmes that will be shown to celebrate the 50th anniversary of <i>Doctor Who</i> this year, and it’s a …

51 Genius Quotes That Prove George Carlin Was A Modern Philosopher

In many ways, the comedian has the ability to be the philosopher of our era, a social critic and theorist whose words have the ability to shape …

Star Wars Episode VII To Be Shot On 35mm Film By Star Trek’s Dan Mindel

Perhaps it will be easy to read too much into this, but word is out that the next <i>Star Wars</i> film will be shot on 35mm and not digitally. The prequels …

The Week in Review: The Final Frontier

Inside Flipboard / August 23, 2013<p>Being an astronaut is tough enough. But what about being a one-way astronaut? More than 165,000 adventurers have …

How Lighting Plays a Crucial Role in Your Photography

You’ve heard me deliberate about how significant lighting in photography is, but do you really know the reason why? You may know that gaining enough …

More Images of iPhone 5C and iPhone 5S Emerge

As the expected launch date draws closer, we see more and more leaks about the upcoming iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C. Yesterday, we saw some photos of the …

The World's End: An Apocalyptic Delight

The final installment of Edgar Wright's Cornetto trilogy is a worthy successor to Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz.<p>Ah, that realm of ink-black secrets bubbling beneath the brittle crust of English normalcy and reserve. Writer/director Edgar Wright has taken us here before, first with the zomboid …

Google Opens The Door To The TARDIS From 'Doctor Who'

It really is bigger on the inside.<p>Google is making all Whovians' dreams come true by letting Google Street View users explore the inside of the TARDIS, the callbox-shaped time machine from the BBC hit "Doctor Who," right from your own computer.<p>A Redditor with the screen name "therealtimlopez" …

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New Android Unlock Patent Will Launch Specific Apps

A new patent for Google’s Android OS has been discovered at the USPTO by the guys over at Engadget. The photo below shows how the patent will work on …

The apps that Apple does not want you to use

They are the applications that Apple has tried to stop the world from using.<p>With more than 700,000 apps available for download, perhaps Apple can afford to be picky, but some of those to be banned show Apple’s squeamishness for nudity, bodily functions and upsetting important people.<p><b>Send me to</b> …

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19-year-old creates Skyrim mod as a job application

Alexander J. Velicky, a 19-year-old modder and aspiring Bethesda Softworks employee, spent a year creating a gigantic mod for <i>The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim</i>, hoping it would help him score a job with the developer.<p>The mod, called Falskaar, adds more than 20 hours of content, new voice-acted characters, …

Microsoft admits 'shame' for flawed Xbox One messaging, hints Family Sharing could return

It's fair to say that Microsoft could have done a much better job introducing the Xbox One to consumers. And after an uproar of negative feedback compelled the company to reverse course on some controversial early decisions, Microsoft's Marc Whitten is willing to admit as much. "I think it’s pretty …

In Japan, People Do Dumb Crap on the Internet, Too

Like watching people fall out of chairs? How about lighting firecrackers in their butts? Or on their faces? Kids, don't try this at home—because …

One Day, The Oculus Rift Headset Might Be Free

It's difficult to watch the endless Oculus Rift videos without a tinge of envy—it's not an experience most of us can have yet. Once it releases, the …

Sony relaxes video unlimited DRM for PlayStation devices

Sony has relaxed its digital rights management policy for the official Video Unlimited feature on PlayStation devices, allowing console owners to re-download purchased content from the company's Video Unlimited service, the company announced today.<p>In a statement on its official website, Sony …

22 Reasons To Worship JK Rowling

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Lernstift is the vibrating pen that critiques your spelling (video)

One reason that we prefer keyboards to pens is the dignity-saving presence of a spell checker -- but that won't help your average schoolchild, obligated to learn their language scrawling on dead trees. Now, a pair of German inventors have developed Lernstift, a learning pen that'll ruthlessly nag …