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Survival Horror Augmented Reality Game Night Terrors Maps Your House

Ghosts jumping out of my bathroom? No thank you.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to use your home as the setting of a survival horror game, then Night Terrors …

Augmented Reality

Fruits and Veggies Meticulously Arranged to Form Colorful Gradients

If you enjoy food and organization, then you'll love photographer Brittany Wright. Her Instagram account, @wrightkitchen, is full of visually-pleasing images of vibrantly-hued food that's meticulously arranged. Fruits, vegetables, and even burnt toast look appetizing as they're organized according …

Vegetables

Updated STAR WARS Timeline Infographic Includes TV, Books, and Films

Let Ontarians buy more fine local beer: Editorial | The Star

To her credit, Premier Kathleen Wynne seems open to the idea. But she doesn’t want to pre-empt the conclusions of a report on selling beer and wine …

How to Make a Head in a Jar Prank

Are you ready for April Fool’s Day? No? Then you better get your head in the game- literally with this super funny and slightly creepy DIY Head in a …

Briefcase BBQ Grill: Grilling Like a Bond Villain

Grilling is serious business. Grill and go with the Portable Briefcase BBQ Grill. This small charcoal grill folds up into a sleek stainless steel …

Han Solo in Carbonite Bottle Opener

Polo. Or should we say “Solo”? Confused? We’re answering the bottle cap above. That said, there’s no cooler way to open up a bottle than with a Han …

R2-D2 Can Koozie

Apparently we still have not run out of cylindrically shaped objects that R2-D2 can be turned into! And we’re all a little better for it. Otherwise …

A lot of apps you don't even remember using may be tracking your Facebook activity — here's how to stop them

Deleting it doesn't necessarily rescind the permissions you granted to the app to watch your Facebook activity.<p>So, once in a while, it's a good idea to look at the apps that have access to your Facebook and tell Facebook to stop sharing stuff with the ones you are no longer using.<p>Finding this stuff …

Apps

6 awesome comic books you must read before the movies hit theaters

Having to do your background reading just to go and watch a movie sounds a whole lot like schoolwork, but thankfully when it comes to the world of comic books things ain’t so bad!<p>With theaters set to play host to a gorgeous buffet of superhero flicks over the next year, Cult of Mac took it upon …

Comics

Leonard Nimoy Reads Ray Bradbury - Unbound Worlds

Courtesy of the always excellent SFSignal.com comes this charming bit of audio ephemera: the late Leonard Nimoy reads four short stories by Ray …

Books To Read: Best Graphic Novels:

April 2015<p>Blimey! April is bursting with alluring releases, and here’s my cull, an attempt to narrow the choices down to a more manageable shortlist …

How to Make a Drinking Glass From a Bottle | The Art of Manliness

I’ve often admired the artwork on beer bottles, liquor bottles, even craft soda bottles. And I’ve often wondered how to capture some of this artwork …

HP's Omen 15 Gaming Notebook Straddles The Ultrabook Line With Voodoo DNA

When industry visionary and entrepreneur Rahul Sood parted ways with HP a few years back, post-acquisition of his boutique game PC company VoodooPC, it was clear that HP had assimilated his start-up company enough such that he felt his job was done there as CTO of its gaming PC business unit. Sood …

Prison Horror comes to Comics in Manticore #1

<b>MANTICORE</b><p><b>by Keith Miller and Ian Gabriel</b> <b><br>Rosarium Publishing</b> <b><br>RELEASE DATE: May 5, 2015</b><p>The Aryan race warrior.<p>A Colombian drug lord.<p>A Korean hit man.<p>A …

A Beginner's Guide to Collecting Video Games

So, you finally realized that you can't stand to part ways with your games, guides, and various gaming memorabilia. Don't worry, you're not a …

Retrogaming

15 Horror Movies You Might Have Missed in the Last Decade

From The Awakening and Kill List to American Mary and Citadel.<p>Horror is a frustrating genre in that great movies can come and go in the blink of an …

Collection of Batman Art for Mondo's "75 Years of Batman" Art Show

How to Walk Like a Ninja: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

With Halloween just around the corner, there’s no better time to learn how to walk silently through the night like a ninja. It’s an incredibly useful …

10 Scary Stories You Can Listen to Right Now

Nothing takes us back to our childhood faster than listening intently while someone reads us a story. Since Halloween is right around the corner, how …

The 12 Weirdest Experiences You Can Have in Canada

When the going gets weird, the weird head north. Where else can you pay good money to freeze yourself (almost) to death, order a cocktail with a …

The Droppi aims to keep "home-alone" pets entertained

Going to work is always a little hard when you have a furry friend at home, who will spend hours on their own. You leave them toys but they may go …

A beginner's guide to drills and bits

<b>Steve Hoefer</b> returns with another guide to some of the things that make civilized life possible.<p>There are a dizzying number of ways to put a hole in …

Here’s What’s New On Netflix In October

In case you didn’t already binge watch season 4 of <i>The Walking Dead</i> — made available this past weekend on Netflix streaming — there’s a cache of new programming ready to fill up your queue in October. We’re getting an instant Tarantino classic, a ton of new seasons of TV, and a few new horror films …

​Why High-Level Destiny Players Are All Shooting At The Same Cave

Go to the Russian countryside in <i>Destiny</i>. Head left past the plane graveyard, through the building where you first encountered the moon-wizard, and …

​How To Go Beyond Level 20 In Destiny

<i>Destiny</i> caps your character's progress at level 20. But if you've been playing, you've doubtless seen people with those yellow numbers by their name, …

Six secrets to surviving on little or no sleep

1. Get your catnaps in.<p>A catnap, or a quick 20 to 30 minute nap, can be an entrepreneur’s best friend. I wouldn’t recommend revolving your sleep schedule around this sort of Polyphasic sleep pattern but occasional 15-minute power naps can give you a boost in energy and help you to power through …

The Stories Behind 10 Johnny Cash Songs

Johnny Cash, who was born on this day in 1932, once wrote, “I love songs about horses, railroads, land, judgment day, family, hard times, whiskey, …

Sesame Street

Hear Radiohead’s Phil Selway Sing the Liberating ‘It Will End in Tears’

Philip Selway shows his tender side on the piano ballad “It Will End in Tears,” a track off his upcoming solo record, <i>Weatherhouse</i>, which is due out …

The Best (And Worst) Degrees To Find A Job And Make Serious Cash

Half a decade after the global economic crisis, Canada’s graduates are still having a harder time than they used to when it comes to finding work.<p>All …