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The FCC Thinks We're All Idiots

Just a few days ago, the FCC voted in favor of a pretty uniformly terrible proposal to allow internet fast lanes. And throughout the 99-page …

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How would indie labels spend £1k to break a new artist digitally?

Marketing budgets aren’t what they were across the music industry, but indie labels have often thrived on squeezing the most out of their resources …

Reddit to launch official mobile apps

<b>In a post advertising a job listing and another about privacy policy updates, Reddit admins have revealed that the website is finally working on its</b> …

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Microsoft keyboard prototype integrates gesture control

<b>Microsoft Research has designed a keyboard that integrates gesture controls for a more seamless user interface.</b><p>The Leap Motion gesture control system …

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Love Live's 2nd Season Opening Sells 66,000 CDs to Rank #3

Franchise's 1st CD to rank in weekly chart's top 3; School Idol Festival single sold 37,000 to rank #4<p>"Sore wa Boku-tachi no Kiseki" (That Is Our …

Hey, Busy People: This Smart Machine Cooks Meals for You

When you’ve barely got the bandwidth to decode the latest mashed up food craze (Ramen taco? Waffle taco? Donut waffle? Ahhh!), how can you find the time to whip up a culinary masterpiece in your very own kitchen stadium? Really, what does it take for a busy home cook to get a five-star sous chef up …

My Students Don't Know How to Have a Conversation

"Students’ reliance on screens for communication is detracting—and distracting—from their engagement in real-time talk."<p>Recently I stood in front of my class, observing an all-too-familiar scene. Most of my students were covertly—or so they thought—pecking away at their smartphones under their …

Anonymous' radio-based networking keeps protesters off the grid

Despite being an internet activist group, Anonymous knows the value of avoiding traditional communication; it's sometimes the only way for dissidents to elude surveillance and service disruptions. Accordingly, the group has just unveiled AirChat, a networking system that uses any available radio …

Daft Punk + Kanye + Otomo = the Best Thing You'll Watch Tonight

You know what makes Daft Punk's "Better, Stronger, Faster" even better? Mashing it up with Kanye's "Stronger." And you know what <i>Akira</i> makes even …

Dance Troupe Performs Incredible Attack on Titan Routine - Interest

Everyone loves a good dance battle, but when a routine pays sweet homage to Attack on Titan? It's even better.<p>Cinematographer Gerald Nonato recently …

This Is Fallout, Just Not As You Know It

This isn't just Fallout cosplay. This is Fallout LARP, a group of dedicated fans in the (where else) Czech Republic taking to some crummy old …

Edit image text with this useful Chrome extension

Meme generation might never be the same again. Project Naptha is a browser extension that lets users select, copy, edit and translate text from any image — so long as it is under 30 degrees of rotation. The plug-in runs on the Stroke Width Transform algorithm Microsoft Research invented for text …

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This Is Big: Scientists Just Found Earth's First Cousin

Meet Kepler-186f, the closest thing to our planet ever discovered—and maybe our best shot at locating life elsewhere in the universe.<p>Right now, 500 light years away from Earth, there's a planet that looks a lot like our own. It is bathed in dim orangeish light, which at high noon is only as bright …

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The Next Big Borderlands Game Will Let You Play As Claptrap

If you've ever just looked up at the sky while playing a <i>Borderlands</i> game you might've noticed the big H-shaped, Hyperion-owned moonbase suspended …

How Animated GIFs Can Teach Us About Computer Science

Everyone loves animated GIFs, but you might not realize that their grainy, jerky video can teach us a lot about the compromises that computer …

2048's Massive Popularity Triggers Cloning Controversy

Every video game has clones, but how often does the clone find more success than the game it copied?<p>Last week, the <i>LA Times</i> published an article about</i> …

Facebook Will Use Drones and Lasers to Give the Internet to Everyone

Facebook needs more people to sell Facebook to.<p>Image: Facebook Screengrab<p>Last year, Mark Zuckerberg helped create Internet.org, a consortium of companies that are working on delivering the internet to everyone on Earth. Today, we found out how he plans on doing it: With drones, satellites, lasers, …

THREES - A tiny puzzle that grows on you.

It’s been a weird and awesome couple of months. Our expectations for our tiny game were well, fairly tiny. Basically, we hoped it’d do better than …

​A Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Game That Prints Your Story For You

Reading a choose-your-own-adventure book is pretty fun, but it can be hard to retrace your story. Any attempt to place your chapters back-to-back …

Oculus Rift: From Rags To Riches

A timely reminder: This Kickstarter, asking for a measly $250,000, was just two years ago. My, how times (and bank balances) change.

How to get more Twitter followers in 9 different ways

The Internet does much to level the playing field for sharing a message. Twitter flattens it. So much so, that it’s difficult to stand out, to reach the audience you’re interested in and gain their attention. How can you get more twitter followers?<p>If you spend much time on Twitter, you’ve certainly …

Final Fantasy X Gave Me Control, After Spinal Surgery Took It Away

I owe a lot to <i>Final Fantasy X</i>.<p>It was the first game to end up meaning a lot to me. It was the first game I poured over obsessively, thumbing through …

Lord Helix Makes A Most Unexpected Return In 'Twitch Plays Pokémon'

It's not what you're thinking. Heck, it's probably not what you're expecting, either. The latest run of 'Twitch Plays <i>Pokemon</i>'—which has thousands of …

Japan's Real Castle In the Sky Offers Epic Views

This is Takeda Castle. It's located in Hyogo Prefecture. In the sky.<p>As website JCastle points out, the mountain top castle is now ruins, but it's …

Rinspeed imagines the Tesla Model S as a self-driving 'living room on wheels'

We've seen some pretty amazing concept cars come from Rinspeed in the past, but this one has to be one of our favorites. On display at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show early next month, the XchangE turns the Tesla Model S into a "living room on wheels." The autonomous vehicle will not only drive itself, …