Henrique Pinheiro

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Researchers develop new battery tech that can recharge in minutes & hold 3x the power

One common request for each year’s iPhone refresh is revolutionary new battery performance and a team from the University of Texas has developed a new battery technology that could one day change the game. The new battery technology claims to be safer, more powerful, and quicker to charge…<p>As noted …

100 movies on Netflix that everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

It's become harder on the movie front, as Netflix boosts its TV side, but you can put a good dent in some classic films if you have the right guide.<p>That's why we're here.<p>We have searched through all of the latest titles on the streaming giant so you don't have to, and we've put together the 100 …

To Store Carbon Dioxide, Turn It Into Rock

O que está em jogo na reforma da Previdência

O pagamento de aposentadorias, pensões e benefícios tornou-se insustentável aos cofres públicos. Entenda as principais mudanças previstas na PEC 287, …

This Japanese Robot Has Learned To Master The Ball-And-Cup Game While Staring Through Your Soul

Chances are you did not wake up today asking yourself how many tries it would take for a Japanese robot to master the art of the ball-and-cup game, but on the off chance you, in fact, did, the answer is one-hundred. One-hundred is definitely the answer to that question. Exactly one-hundred. Once …

Demonstration

Mark Zuckerberg

This week, we started shipping Oculus Rift. I'll be showing you what's inside the box and taking some of your questions.

These Star Wars toys look gorgeous, including the freaking huge TIE fighter | Polygon

You can see the display thanks to YouTube user Sean Long, who narrates a video and offers a little background on characters like Boba Fett, Darth Vader, Leia Organa, Luke Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and some Stormtroopers.<p>And it's not just characters that Hot Toys modeled: There's also the cockpit of …

The Witcher 3 - Wild Hunt Mods: E3FX Version 5 by Drogean

Preorders for Early Launch of Steam Hardware Sold Out

Earlier this month Valve opened preorders for its Steam hardware, with the added bonus that you'd be able to get your purchase a month early. Now, the first wave of preorders has sold out.<p>Valve today announced that this special preorder window for Alienware Steam Machines, Steam Link, and Steam …

Researchers have broken the capacity limits of fiber optic networks

You can allay those fears that the fiber optic network that delivers your internet is going to overload. At UC San Diego's Qualcomm Institute, engineers not only broke the supposed limits of fiber optic data transmission — they utterly smashed it, increasing the power of optical signals almost …

7.5 years!!!

Guys, guys.. you say it's heartwarming..<p>To be honest, I'd say that is kinda stupid :p<br>I mean, in only one year he would have been able to gather more …

SpaceX: erramos por um tantinho assim…

Postado Por Carlos Cardoso em 17 01 2015 em Destaque, Destaques, Espaço, Hardware<p>Não era pra ter um foguete aqui?<p>A SpaceX conseguiu 95% de sucesso em …

Why people hate Michael Bay (but love Furious 7)

<i>Furious 7</i> didn't just have a big opening over Easter weekend, it broke Hollywood records. Many of them. What's interesting is how much of the pop culture world seems to be in love with The Fast and the Furious series, complete with marathons, timelines and all sorts of excited nerdiness leading up …

Presidente Obama lendo tweets malvados sobre ele

Falar mal do presidente nas redes sociais não é exclusividade do Brasil e nos EUA o apresentador Jimmy Kimmel deu a Obama a oportunidade de ler …

DIY 'Star Wars' X-wing rocker rocks the younglings

We've seen fans build X-wing fighter bunk beds and AT-AT beds for their younglings, so why not an X-wing fighter rocker?<p>New Zealand-based Steve Coupe has been making wooden toys for 25 years, and he decided to build a special tribute to "Star Wars" to help raise money for his local children's …

Lego

The Coming Rise of AI Means Humanity Will Need to Grow Up

<i>Supriya Jain heads the Global Thought Leadership Marketing Initiative at Wipro Ltd and is also the Founder of Miitra, a social organization for the elderly.</i><p>Perhaps the most exciting and talked about technology today is Artificial Intelligence (AI). However, mentions of AI can be traced back to …

Fã da banda Paramore rouba a cena ao subir no palco e leva público ao delírio

No último sábado, no Circuito Banco do Brasil, durante a apresentação da banda Paramore, uma garota de óculos roubou a cena e levou o público ao …

Why re-create a game's menus in VR when you can simply design reality around them?

Modifying existing games for virtual reality is much harder than people assume, and there are very few best practices for things like menus and user interface. Virtual menus can add to your sense of being inside the game if done well, but when done poorly they can be confusing at best, and at worse …

Gaming's most ridiculous button prompts, including Call of Duty's 'Press F to Pay Respects'

Press X to read this story.<p>Video games can go a bit too far in their quest for interactivity. Sure, pushing a button to punch someone, shoot a gun, or drop a Tetris piece feels great, but sometimes, developers have us press a specific button for a single, odd action.<p>Nothing shows this better than …

New Mirror's Edge speed run will make you seasick

Twitch user Requiem720 has just busted the world record for speed running the beloved first-person platformer <i>Mirror's Edge</i>. With an "any %" run of 36:41 (34:11 minus the loading screens), they've put in an amazing feat that is beautiful and dizzying to watch.<p>Requiem720 wants to continue improving …

The 6 Types of Gamer Couples

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The Real World Could Use More 2D Video Games

We know Filipe Costa of Pipoca VFX from his work on transforming Pokemon and the original Tomb Raider into first-person games. Now he's working on …

Retrogaming

'Alien: Isolation' is the most terrifying game I've ever played

<i>Alien: Isolation</i> puts you in the role of Amanda Ripley (daughter of Ellen from the first film), who is searching for a flight recorder that will hopefully help her learn more about just what happened to her mother after the events of the first film. The recorder turns up at a space station, and …

Holy Crap, This New ‘Interstellar’ Trailer

My body has been ready for <i>Interstellar</i> for months, perhaps since I first heard Matthew McConaughey was going to space. But for those of you despicable pukes who still need convincing, there’s this new trailer.<p>In case you hadn’t heard, Christopher Nolan shot this on new 1500 mm film stock that costs …