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Screentendo can turn almost anything on your computer into a Mario level

When I start daydreaming online, I’ve found myself wondering why I can’t control a little Mario and make him jump around the eBay ads for crap I looked up two weeks ago. Well, it turns that out that I can.<p>Developer Aaron Randall has coded together something that he calls Screentendo. This is a Mac …

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'The Witcher 3' Review, One Hour At A Time

Here’s the thing about game reviewers: we review games for a living. This might not seem like a very interesting statement, but it’s important to think about what that means. It means that while you, the consumer, might be interested in buying The Witcher 3 to relax a little, get lost in a big game …

The Witcher

Get better at Super Smash Bros. with these technical training videos

If you're looking to make your favorite <i>Super Smash Bros. for Wii U</i> or <i>3DS</i> characters a bit more survivable, a YouTube channel titled Super Smash Academy might have some helpful tips for you. A new video from the channel, posted above, covers some recovery techniques for specific characters, like …

Current delivers the best way to use Facebook on the Mac

“I was constantly bothered by the limitations of using Facebook in a web browser, and I knew I could improve upon that”

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See how Halo 2: Anniversary was made in this fascinating, free documentary

There is plenty to look forward to in the upcoming Master Chief Collection, but the highlight of the package is Halo 2: Anniversary, an HD remake of …

The 13 best (and worst) gaming tattoos we’ve ever seen

There’s no denying the significance and popularity of video games in today’s society. Whether we play them to unwind from a stressful day of work or …

The 25 Greatest Batman Graphic Novels

The Dark Knight returns to stock your bookshelf with good reads.<p>It's Batman's 75th anniversary! To celebrate, we are updating our list of the 25 …

Pokémon Gold And Silver Posters That Make Great Wall Art

by Cole de Jongh Wednesday, April 09, 2014 at 09:30 PM<p>This guy is awesome. If I had the money, I would buy all of his works.<p>by TheArcaneHuntress …

First 4 Figures to release limited edition Zelda statue for $350

First 4 Figures will release a limited edition statue of Princess Zelda later this year, as she appears in The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess. It …

Legend of Zelda

‘Punchr’ Will Keep An Eye On That Web Page For You

Your days of endlessly hitting “Refresh” to see if a price has come down may be over (unless you like that sort of thing). Punchr is a new app that will monitor any part of a web page for updates and then let you know when it happens. You just navigate to the site and then select the part of it you …

Technology

Get 7 Top Mac Apps With The Mac Freebie Bundle 3.0 [Freebie]

Every once in a while a software bundle comes along that is almost impossible to pass up. This would be one of those times.<p>Cult of Mac Deals has assembled 7 top Mac apps in The Mac Freebie Bundle. Valued at $119, this nundle has a little bit of everything – and best of all its price is tough to …

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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 …

This Free Mac App Is Like Netflix For Streaming Torrents

Popcorn Time is an open source app for Mac, Windows, and Linux that acts essentially like Netflix for streaming video torrents. The project is “the result of many developers and designers putting a bunch of APIs together to make the experience of watching torrent movies as simple as possible.”<p>Yes, …

How To Connect Your Old Video Game Consoles To A New TV

If you've just rediscovered an old console in the back of your closet, or you're newly into retro gaming and want the genuine experience, you've …

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Holofication Nation: beautifying Android one app at a time

It’s been a couple of years since the introduction of Android 4.0 and the swanky looking Holo UI, which polished up the general appearance of our favourite operating system. Since then, Android has certainly benefited from a more unified appearance, but on the flip side, it’s now more frustrating …

Android News

Worlds Collide: Volvo Combines Turbocharging + Supercharging

The great turbocharger vs supercharger debate has raged for ages, splitting the choice of forced induction between two philosophically opposed setups: the former offering a revvier, higher-strung sort of boost (thanks to exhaust gases), and the latter delivering a gruntier and lower-end power …

3DS Console Sales Pass 15 Million in Japan

And the 2DS isn't even available there yet.<p>Nintendo 3DS console sales have passed the 15 million mark in Japan.<p>The figure comes courtesy of Famitsu …

Study Tips for College Success | The Art of Manliness

When 160,000 undergraduates in the University of California system were asked to name the obstacles that impeded their academic success, the students …

Live-action Legend of Zelda fan film is intense

Hollywood produced video game adaptations are traditionally a train wreck, which is a major factor in why I never want to see Nintendo's <i>The Legend of</i> …

Ready For Virtual Reality Withdrawals? The New Oculus Rift Crystal Cove Prototype Is That Good

<i>An in-depth preview of the Crystal Cove prototype shown behind closed doors, and what it means for Oculus VR as their virtual reality headset edges closer to a public launch.</i><p>“We’re going to need a lot of therapists specializing in virtual reality withdrawals.” That was my first thought after …

How to Connect Your Old School Video Game Consoles to a New TV

If you've just rediscovered an old console in the back of your closet, or you've gotten into retro gaming and want the genuine experience, you've …

Retrogaming

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Play classic video games in style with OpenEmu for Mac

Like iTunes for classic games<p>The world has no shortage of video game emulators, but many can be painful to use — many reflect their hacker origins with equally hacky interfaces, and you'd need a vast collection of different emulators to properly relive your childhood. By contrast, OpenEmu is a …

Zelda fan film explores the tragic villain from Majora's Mask

A new fan film explores the backstory of the antagonist of Nintendo 64 classic <i>The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask</i>.<p>The Skull Kid lives among the people of Clocktown as a mischievous little imp who enjoys playing tricks on the townspeople but never displays any real malice. Nevertheless, he is cast …

Normally aspirated 3-rotors for all. Better than coffee.

10,000 rpm of awesome<p>Anyone who has seen the original <i>The Fast and the Furious</i> is probably at least tacitly aware of the 1993-95 Mazda RX-7 (or FD3S to us nerds) and the noises it makes. What most of us have never heard however, is a 20b. The 3-rotor version of the 13b was never imported to the US, …

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Free Giveaway: This Halloween, R.I.P. All Your DVDs To Mac / iOS [Sponsored Post]

<i>This post is brought to you by Digiarty, creator of MacX DVD Ripper Pro.</i><p>Gonna watch some scary movies this Halloween? This week, leading multimedia software designer Digiarty is giving away for free its ultimate DVD ripper for Mac, MacX DVD Ripper Pro. You can rip all your horror DVDs to just about …

Tech Trends

Payday 2 Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Ben Kuchera on Feb 21, 2018 02.21.18<p>The fans are pretty angry<p>By Samit Sarkar on Jun 08, 2017 06.08.17<p>Any Steam user can download a free copy of Payday 2 right now, and the game will be theirs forever, courtesy of a special offer from publisher Starbreeze Studios. The …

Super Smash Bros. Melee Evo 2013 livestream smashes records

The livestream of Nintendo's <i>Super Smash Bros. Melee</i> tournament from this weekend's Evo 2013 event hit 100 thousand concurrent viewers, breaking records for the most watched fighting game, according to the Evo co-founder Tom "inkblot" Cannon. It set a new record when the stream peaked at more than …

10 Awesome Things You Need to Know About the New C7 Corvette – Feature

Blending economics and emotion is a tricky business, and when Chevrolet began prepping the new C7 Corvette, it knew the development process would be one of give and take, where even the tiniest decisions could have far-reaching implications for the car. With our first full test of the C7 coming …

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