Sean Verdecia

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The best ways to counter the negative effects of aging and live a long time — starting right now

The keys to a long and healthy life are right in front of you.<p>Instead of expensive face creams, a cache of vitamins and supplements, or a hard-to-follow diet, all you need are some research-backed tools to help you stay healthy as you age and fight cognitive decline.<p>These solutions involve simple …

Facebook Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Message Scanning

It’s not as jolly a holiday this year for Facebook, as the social network is facing a class action lawsuit in the US for having scanned users’ private messages without their consent, reports Engadget.<p>Judge Phyllis Hamilton ruled in an Oakland, California court on Tuesday that Facebook must face a …

GoPro + Quadrotor + NYC = Awesome

With 200 extras behind me, I had to stride out of a crowded Broadway theater and deliver two lines to my "date," a blonde woman nearly a foot taller …

Loop makes iPad animation easy for all

<b>A new iPad animation app makes doodling flipbook-style moving pictures super easy.</b><p>Most people will end up doodling an animation in the margins of …

Animation

Who needs Kickstarter? Projects look outside the box for new crowdfunding

Independent projects dodge fees and grab data, but face a harder road<p>On August 1st, a campaign for the space simulator Star Citizen raised its 15 millionth dollar. It was enough to fund the first installment of the game and put the developers on track for the full $21 million they need to finish …

Kinect app that turns any surface into a 'touchscreen' debuts for $149

Microsoft launched a Kinect Accelerator program for startups last year, and the results are starting to be shown. Ubi Interactive worked closely with Microsoft to create a system that uses a projector in combination with a Kinect sensor to create a virtual touchscreen that can be cast onto any …

3 Ways to Make Your Own All-Natural Soda

There are so many unusually flavored sodas and soda syrups out there lately that we decided to try our hand at making a few flavors. It’s surprisingly easy to make—you need is flavored simple syrup and seltzer water or club soda. We made three flavors: basic ginger soda, lemon rosemary soda, and …