Pierre Fleury

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The Smallest, Cheapest Razer Blade Laptop Yet Has A Powerful Friend

Gaming peripheral and system maker Razer shows up at CES 2016 this week its smallest, cheapest Razer Blade laptop yet. The Razer Blade Stealth is …

This Is Samsung's Crazy New 128GB RAM Chip

This may look like a regular RAM chip, but oh my it packs a punch. This is the latest chunk of RAM to roll off Samsung’s production line—and it …

Gear & Gadgets

This Cheap Flash Drive Works With Your Phones and Tablets Too

This discounted flash drive doesn’t look like anything special at first blush, but hit one button, and it transforms into tiny wireless media server, …

Flash Drives

Ink Made From Living Algae Powers the World's First Chia Pet Pen

Some of the best inventions actually started out as accidents, and such is the case with the world’s first “Chia Pet” pen. Its creators were trying …

Algae

Badass Toy Hacker Converts Hasbro's New TIE Fighter Into a Flying Drone

We’ve all had flying toys that don’t actually fly. From little tin planes to hulking Millennium Falcon replicas, it’s fun to imagine if the toy …

Drones

Welcome to Asteroid War Games, Where Scientists Practice Saving Earth

There’s a 1200-foot asteroid headed straight for the Earth. You’ve got five days to come up with a plan, or go the way of the dinosaurs. This isn’t …

Asteroids

The Best Nerf Gun for Every Kid (At Heart)

As a kid, I strapped a Nerf gun to my bicycle so I could dive bomb the neighborhood kids, while traveling—I imagined—at five times the speed of …

Indie Gaming

This Is What It's Like to See the World as an Animal

If you've ever wondered how animals view the world, this video should satisfy your curiosity. It shows how five different animals—cats, dogs, rats, …

Animals

If You Threw Cookie Dough at the Sun, How Long Would It Take to Bake?

First, let's assume you are in orbit around the Earth's atmosphere, and you threw the cookie sunward at 25 mph. The most delicious of speeds.<p>We can …

Dessert

This is what 8-year-old boys do when they're told to slap a girl

The public service announcement is emotionally manipulative and strategically pulls at the most basic things everyone likes (cute kids! young love!) …

Domestic Violence

Here Are Two Galaxies With Supermassive Black Hole Hearts Colliding

Hey there, human, want to feel some awe? Look at this newly released NASA image set of two galaxies, each with a supermassive black hole at its …

Black Holes

This Spinal Implant Is Letting Paralyzed Rats Walk Again

The ability to internally bridge the gap between two ends of severed spinal cord—not just rely on the support of an external carapace like the …

Neurophilosophy

Intel's $150 HDMI Stick Turns Any TV Into a Windows Desktop

Got an HDMI port handy? Sure, you could plug in a Chromecast, Fire TV Stick or Roku Streaming Stick to get your Netflix fix. Or you could pay $150 to …

CES

Our Very Favorite Stuff From CES 2015

As this year's Consumer Electronics Show winds down, we're taking the chance to highlight our favorites. There were bigger announcements, and …

CES

You Can Rent This Modular Pocket PC For $200 a Year

Did you know that Chromebooks were originally supposed to be disposable computers? That didn't quite come to pass. But a new computer company called …

Gear & Gadgets

These Hidden Wireless Connectors Could Make Ports Obsolete

Keyssa Kiss is the name of the most amazing way to dock a device I've ever laid eyes on.<p>See those two tiny little black squares on that plastic …

Gear & Gadgets

Pokémon Is One of the Creepiest Dystopian Societies Ever

For 20 years, <i>Pokémon</i> has had the reputation of a cheery kid’s franchise. But under the veneer of Ash and co.’s adventures, there lies one of the most …

Pokémon

Game Recreates Entire Galaxy, 1,000 Players Determined To Explore It

Some people play gigantic space game <i>Elite: Dangerous</i> to lead humble, (relatively) ordinary space lives. They do missions, make deliveries, and …

Bill Gates Drinks Water Made From Human Poop

If you find this disgusting, you're missing the point.<p>In this clip spotted by Laughing Squid, Bill Gates - formerly of Microsoft, now of Saving The …

These parasite bugs can control their hosts' brains from inside

The November's issue of National Geographic has a fascinating article titled <i>Mindsuckers,</i> the tale of tiny beasts that get into their victims bodies …

Insects

Alienware Says Alpha Is Still in Alpha

The Alienware Alpha is smaller and more powerful than an Xbox One or PS4, but the $549 Windows-powered game console shipped a little half-baked. Not …

Xbox 360

Scallop-Like Nanobots Could Someday Swim Through Your Blood and Eyeballs

File under disgusting/interesting: Scientists have designed a new type of nanobot that could swim through your bodily fluids by mimicking the motion …

Nature Communications

You Can Hide This Glove Foam Dart Launcher In Plain Sight

Walk into a room carrying a toy blaster and everyone assumes you're going to start spraying foam darts in their direction, giving them time to duck. …

Ammunition

Alienware 13 Review: The First Futureproof Gaming Laptop

I've owned a grand total of two gaming laptops. It was depressing how quickly they aged. But the new Alienware 13 may not suffer the same fate. It's …

Computer Hardware

This Is What It's Like to Drive a Car From a Drone's Point of View

Imagine driving a car from a third-person point of view, as seen by a drone hovering in the sky. It sounds fun but dangerous, like a computer game …

Drones

This Death Star of a Speaker Actually Floats in Midair

Bluetooth speakers are ubiquitous these days, so it's no surprise to see some companies going out on a limb to set themselves apart. OM Audio, …

Crowd Funding

New PS4 Update Will Let Your Friends Play Your Games Without Owning Them

Sony's coming closer to delivering on one of their PS4 promises and, soon, you'll be able to virtually hand off the games in your PS4 library to your …

Tip This Robo-Bellhop in Tweets For Delivering Your Room Service

Put that dollar away, the future is already upon us. Aloft Hotels, a swanky hotel in Silicon Valley is about to debut the world's first robotic …

Robotics

The World's Fastest Network Lets You Download a Movie In .2 Milliseconds

Danish researchers just created the Usain Bolt of networks. A team from the Technical University of Denmark used a single multi-core optical fiber to …

Google Fiber

Science Finds Fountain of Youth Brain Region That Slows Down Aging

Eternal or even elongated life is an idiotic thing to wish for. You don't want to get old, and then tack on 50 more years of wrinkles and Metamucil. …

The Brain