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Nintendo is debuting a new special edition NES Classic packed w/ Dragon Ball games & more

One of the hottest devices to hit both digital and physical store shelves in the recent past has been Nintendo’s NES and SNES Classic consoles. The vintage-inspired gaming machines bring all the charm from their original counterparts in a smaller, more bite-sized form-factor packed with a variety …

With Android P's new gestures, how long until the back button is a thing of the past?

A lot of the announcements from this year's Google I/O were surprises, but we all knew we'd be seeing new developments in Android P. Google released …

How to use Google Lens

Google came out with a new version of Google Lens in beta, the company announced at its annual developer conference on Tuesday. If you have one of the ten additional Android devices that are getting Google Lens inside their native camera apps, you’ll be able to access the feature simply by going …

News: Try These 5 Hot New Snapchat Lenses — The Simpsons, Playable Flappy Bird & More

In the wild world of Snapchat lenses, this week was an especially good one for cool effects. Lens-crafters (really hoping I can get that name to …

Indulge all of your trust issues with this tiny GPS tracking device

Ever wished there was a way you could track your teenager's every move when they borrow the vehicle? Suspect your spouse might be up to no good?<p>The …

Google's Clips camera can be shared with your whole family

Until now, Google's Clips camera has only been usable by one person. That's something of a problem for families -- what if your partner wants the AI-guided cam to capture a special moment when you're away? Google is about to fix that. It's rolling out an update this week that introduces family …

Google has a BS excuse for copying the iPhone X’s gestures

Google unpacked most of the new features in Android P at Google I/O 2018 earlier this week, revealing in the process that it copied yet another …

Put down the smartwatch! Xenxo S-Ring packs 12 features into a tiny wearable

Many of us have a smartwatch these days, so if you really want to stay ahead of the tech crowd, you’ll need a new and impressive wearable device. …

Scientists Actually Prove That Psychedelic Drugs Create An ‘Elevated Level Of Consciousness’

British scientists use brain scans to officially prove for the first time ever that drugs like LSD and magic mushrooms truly do open the mind.<p>Brain …

Consciousness

Apple will begin replacing fourth generation iPads brought in for service with an iPad Air 2

Users might get an upgrade<p>Apple customers who bring their fourth generation iPad in for servicing at Apple Stores and authorized service providers might soon get their unit replaced with an iPad Air 2, according to <i>9to5Mac</i>.<p>The fourth generation iPad was originally released in 2012 and replaced with …

15 Netflix Original Movies You Didn’t Know Were Coming In 2017

by Liana Minassian<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Netflix has been steadily putting out original content since 2013. While they have bought the rights to many properties …

Netflix Original

Seattle-based app turns phone into virtual eyewitness to crime

A Seattle man thinks he's discovered the perfect eyewitness: a crime observer that never forgets and never makes mistakes. It's also available on the app store.<p>Known as "iWitness," the app sounds off an alarm, records video that cannot be erased, and alerts authorities with a mere tap on the screen …

This tiny mint box is actually a gaming console

Using a Raspberry Pi computer and an Altoids mint box, recreational inventor and YouTuber Sudomod has designed a fully-functioning gaming device that actually fits in your pocket.<p>As the creator explains in a new blog post, the DIY handheld console builds on his earlier mintyPi project that aimed to …

Google’s AutoDraw uses machine learning to help you draw like a pro

Drawing isn’t for everyone. I, for one, am definitely not very good at it. But with AutoDraw, Google is launching a new experiment today that uses machine learning algorithms to match your doodles with professional drawings to make you look like you know what you’re doing.<p>You can use AutoDraw on …

Machine Learning

Here's a flying car you will actually be able to buy this year

Flying cars are the future, right? In the 1960s, the world imagined a future in which anyone could afford to take a drive above the scenery, but the …

Flying Car

The hoverbikes are coming

Autonomous passenger drones might be coming to Dubai this summer, but in Russia I had the chance to check out this startup which literally wants to build a hoverbike.<p>Emerging from the Skolkovo “startups and science park” just outside of Moscow, human-carrying drone maker Hoversurf has created a …

U.S. Army

Kamp Krusty - One Killer Way To Spend The Summer

Kamp Krusty by BazNet<p>Kids often get homesick while they're away at summer camp, and it's not uncommon for them to call home crying and acting like …

Summer Camp

The Fate of the Furious Review

The Fateful Eight.<p>The Fate of the Furious is as ridiculously entertaining as you might expect. It's certainly better than its trailers -- which came …

One man’s quest to save his dog is still the most compelling reason to play Skyrim

I need to revisit this game<p>A year ago, writer Patrick Lenton shared a story on Twitter about finding a dog in <i>The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim</i>. Its owner was dead. He adopted it because he’s “not a monster.” He quickly grew to love this very good dog, which would eagerly (and at times foolishly) charge …

Pets

Pavlok Habit-Breaking Device

Whether it's biting your nails, smoking, or procrastinating at work, we all have bad habits we'd like to break. The Pavlok Habit-Breaking Device is …

Wearable Tech

6 Shows on Netflix 'Firefly' Fans Should Watch

From well known shows like 'The 100' to obscure shows like 'Zoo.'<p>Joss Whedon’s tragically short-lived <i>Firefly</i> might have just aired for a single …

TV

Radical Retro Racer 'Pixel Drifters' Has Slid Onto the App Store

I'm not too sure what it is about <i>Thumb Drift</i> [Free], but it tends to be one of the surefire titles I will gravitate to when I have minutes to kill on …

The iPhone 7 Has Arbitrary Software Locks That Prevent Repair

The home button is no longer swappable, a concerning move for people who think they actually own the electronics they buy.<p>Apple has taken new and extreme measures to make the iPhone unrepairable.<p>The company is now using software locks to prevent independent repair of specific parts of the phone. …

Download these 5 free iPhone games from the App Store right now

Licensed games aren’t known for their consistent quality, but on the App Store this week, we managed to find two free movie games that are totally …

'Marvel Heroes' fans are NOT happy about this 'Omega' console release

<i>Marvel Heroes</i> is a free-to-play PC game that plays like <i>Diablo</i>, but stars Captain America and his friends. <i>Marvel Heroes</i> <i>Omega</i> is the just-announced …

B-2 Nano Blade

The B-2 Nano Blade is billed as being the world´s smallest tactical pocket knife, so you can be assured it won’t be taking up precious pocket space …

Stealth Aircraft

PaperLike iPad Pro Film Offers A Paper Like Writing Experience

Apple Pencil users that still feel a little uneasy putting the Apple stylus on the glass screen of the iPad Pro range may be interested in a new …

IPad Pro

Lenovo's Blade concept is a 2-in-1 with an integrated cover / stand

Lenovo is well-known for its Yoga line of Windows 10 2-in-1s but like any respected firm, the Chinese technology company isn’t content to rest on its …

Julia and Quentin Make a Deal With a Dragon on 'The Magicians'

Voyages into the land of the dead are a time-honored tradition in epic fantasy and they usual require some kind of sacrifice. This week, on <i>The</i> …

TV

Marvel Heroes Omega Lands On PlayStation 4 Spring 2017 (video)

David Lee from developer Gazillion has this week taken to the official PlayStation blog to reveal more details about the launch of the new Marvel …

Comics