Jason Bailey

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Riding the RYNO: When Two Wheels Is Too Many

This sci-fi electric unicycle is the RYNO, a future-badass alternative to the Segway that looks like it got beamed down from the year 2114. But it's …

SodaStream Boycott, Fake Viral Photos, Oculus Rift Gender Swaps, More

From the serious and unexpected geopolitics of a kitchen gizmo to the utterly terrifying notion of a drifting boat full of cannibal rats, Gizmodo …

This Trippy Animated Video Is a Roller Coaster Through the Internet

Whoa. Austin Motion Artists Group's computer-animated space warp is the grooviest 3 minutes you'll witness today. It's positively mesmerizing.<p>Set to …

SNL's Hilarious Her Parody Is About Loving Yourself, Literally

So maybe you're not too keen on the idea of falling in love with a completely artificial computer personality. Who could blame you? That's pretty …

Google Found an Artificial Brain to Power Its Robot Army

Clearly not content with buying a terrifying robot army, Google is now purchasing a London-based artificial intelligence company to go with it—for a …

A Watch That Puts an Entire Planetarium on Your Wrist

If you're planning on sticking around for longer—a lot longer—than a standard human lifespan, you'll need a watch that keeps time on the galactic …

The Simpsons Call Out Google Glass for Being Creepy as Hell

Google Glass is demonstrably creepy, sure. But at least at this point, it's still just a plaything of the tech elite—not that it'll stay that way for …

Flooded Ghost Towns Re-Emerge as Water Levels Drop Across the West

The ongoing drought in the U.S. west and mountain region is leading to the surprise reappearance of historical artifacts, including entire towns and …

How to turn old pizza into pure deliciousness using a waffle iron

I nominate Serious Eats' J. Kenji López-Alt for fast food genius of the year for this clever hack: turn a leftover pizza slice into a delicious snack …

The History of Invisibility and the Future of Camouflage

In 2004, the U.S. Army made a colossal mistake. It introduced a new digital camouflage called the Universal Camouflage Pattern (UCP), a single …

Meet Google's Robot Army. It's Growing.

Google can't stop buying robotics companies. In the past two months, eight of the 12 companies the search giant has acquired have "robotics" in their …

Each State's Biggest Stereotype, According to Google

Everybody knows that Arizona is hot and Minnesota is cold. But what does Google autocomplete have to say about each state's defining stereotype?<p>Over …

What Time Is the Zero-Gravity Super Bowl?

Football and jetpacks have a long history together. But what if you actually strapped the jetpacks on the players? That was the idea in this …

Ask The Guy Who Built a 207 MPG Car in His Barn Anything You Want

Last week, we showed you the Illuminati Motor Works Seven, a home-built electric car and Automotive X Prize competitor that gets an utterly …

Russia's Hiring Shamans to Make Sure the Winter Olympics Has Snow

It might seem strange for Russia to be concerned about its snow stock considering the country's reputation as a frozen, subarctic tundra. But the …

This 1998 Video Sends You Inside The Web to Learn About Evil Cyberpunks

Websploitation videos of the 1990s had it all: sex, violence, and crudely animated viruses chasing you in a Tron-like hellscape from which you'll …

A Spice Rack Full of Cylindrical Shakers That Let You Grab a Pinch

Cooking is rarely about using perfectly precise portions—so Umbra designed this clever spice rack with a set of six cylindrical containers, each with …

Molten Magma Could Power Electric Plants of the Future

Good old geothermal plants generate power using water heated by hot rocks deep underground. But what if we could get energy <i>directly</i> from the seething …

Newest NERF blaster has baked in camera for capturing your foam firefights

Honestly, who cares about CES? It's always the same parade of TVs and in-dash infotainment systems that only a very small portion of the population is going to buy. The good stuff -- the <i>really</i> good stuff -- is at Toy Fair. Every year, Hasbro brings its A-game to the convention, and 2014 is no …

Check Out Seven Levels From Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze

Prolific blogger NintenDaan has captured seven levels from Retro Studios forthcoming extravaganza, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze. The videos …

That Nintendo World Championship cartridge didn’t actually sell for $99,902

It happens every day. You’re making pasta primavera with smoked gouda — when you go to mix in the butter, your finger slips and you accidentally make a $99,902 winning bid on eBay for one of the rarest Nintendo Entertainment System cartridges in existence. I’ve seen it a thousand times.<p>This is …

Capturing Seattle's 'essence' for Infamous: Second Son

Sucker Punch Productions wants to bring the damp splendor of Seattle to life in painstaking detail in <i>Infamous: Second Son</i>.<p>The studio's goal, according to a post on the PlayStation Blog by Art Director Horia Dociu, was "to capture a level of detail we had never attempted before." Because <i>Infamous:</i> …

Teamlab creates a maze of interactive dancing holograms

The interactive digital art installation, that's inspired by an ancient festival known as the Awa Dance festival, features brightly-colored, …

Augmented Reality

Top multiplatform games to get excited about in 2014

<i>Alien: Isolation</i><p>Unlike last year's dire <i>Alien Colonial Marines</i>, developer Creative Assembly's <i>Isolation</i> is primarily a survival horror title, and it's …