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11 Sexting Acronyms From the 1930s

Sexting didn’t start with smartphones.<p>Abbreviating conversational phrases with acronyms isn’t unique to this decade or even this millennium. Friends …

Pokémon X and Y Community Solves Shiny Hatching—and Crowdsources It

For those who can't get their hands on the magic machine that auto-finds shiny Pokémon for you, there's the next best thing—a crowd sourced database …

AppAdvice Goes Hands-On With The iQi Mobile Wireless Charger For iPhone

<b>Update</b>: Please see the update below. Earlier this week, we told you about iQi Mobile: a Qi-powered wireless charging solution for iPhone. Since, …

An App That Turns Your Desktop Into a Streaming Art Gallery | Wired Design | Wired.com

Every month, Idle Screenings will beam a strange new video artwork to your unused screen.<p>The first-person dash through the maze of thick, red brick walls. The tangle of pipes in space, forever growing and folding. Those flying toasters. The screensavers of the 1990s are strangely memorable, although I guess it makes sense when you consider that the 1990s were the peak of the CRT era, a time when screens actually needed saving. Today’s LCDs, impervious to burn-in, don’t really need the things, …

Track: Cold War | Album: The Archandroid | Artist: Janelle Monae

<b>Track:</b> Cold War | <b>Album:</b> The Archandroid | <b>Artist:</b> Janelle Monae<p><i>Kotaku Soundtrack</i> <i>is a selection of the stuff we're listening to - and gaming to - at</i> …

Winter Is Coming, Handmade Hoodies Based on ‘Game of Thrones’

Lisa Lou of Rarity’s Boutique has created “Winter Is Coming,” a line of handmade hoodies based on the four main families in HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i>. The …

Stop Motion Animation of Magnetic Butterflies Swarming New York City

Artist Tasha Lewis unleashes her 2,000 magnetic butterfly sculptures on New York City in the charming stop motion animation “SWARM NYC.” Since 2012, …

Big Brother is watching: check out this cool surveillance state themed media bundle curated by ex-Wi

<b>Big Brother is watching:</b> check out this cool surveillance state themed media bundle curated by ex-Wikileaker Daniel Domscheit-Berg. Part of the …

Doctor Who spacetime described in physics paper

Traversable Achronal Retrograde Domains In Spacetime is a new paper by Caltech/Memorial <b>Gallifrey</b> physicists Benjamin K. Tippett and David Tsang that …

Good Lookin': Stylized Pokemon Red And Blue Posters

This is a small series (there are two) of Pokemon Red and Blue posters designed by artist and illustrator Marinko Milosevski (of these amazing Zelda, …

Overly Suave IT Guy Meme (Is Really More Of A Pervert IT Guy With Dirty Computer Related Pickup Lines Meme)

These are a bunch of the new 'Overly Suave IT Guy' meme. If he were an actual real person he'd be fired for sexual harassment before he even finished …

Skeleton Horse, Artist Paints White Bones on Her Black Horse

It took artist Sandy Cramer of Knot Just Rope about five hours to free-hand paint her horse Raven’s black coat with white paint. She calls her …

11 Colors You've Probably Never Heard Of

1. Sarcoline<p>Wearing sarcoline—literally "flesh-colored"—high heels makes your legs look longer. Wearing a sarcoline leather jacket reminds everyone …

This beautiful photo, by Mark Gee, was the “Winner” of the “People and Space” category in the Royal Observatory Greenwich’s Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 exhibition (www.rmg.co.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/astronomy-photographer-of-the-year/). Wallpaper download options available here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/duk2 By photographing the people on the observation deck from a great distance, Gee has emphasized their tiny scale compared to the grandeur of our natural satellite.

Animalist, A Recently Launched Website That Focuses on Animal-Centric Media

San Francisco-based Animalist is described as “the first generation of animal-centric, digital programming to explore the primal connection between …

10 grammar rules you can forget: how to stop worrying and write proper

Every situation in which language is used – texting your mates, asking for a pay rise, composing a small ad, making a speech, drafting a will, writing up an experiment, praying, rapping, or any other – has its own conventions. You wouldn't expect a politician being interviewed by Kirsty Wark about …

Face Blends of ‘Star Trek: The Original Series’ Actors and Their Film Reboot Counterparts

In addition to this blog, Laughing Squid is also an independent web hosting company that focuses on WordPress hosting. The revenue from our hosting …

Bob Dylan, revisited

The Audiophiliac thinks Dylan's alternate takes from his much maligned 1970 'Self Portrait' album are way better than the original album's cuts.<p>"Another Self-Portrait (1969-1971)" is the 10th Bob Dylan Bootleg Series release. I've been a big fan of the series since it started way back in 1991, and …

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You Can Now Enjoy Cole Sprouse In Comics Form Thanks To Riverdale

Comics<p>Comic Book News, Reviews, Previews, and Commentary. Get info on well-known characters and comic movies for real comic book fans.<p>Comics<p>An …

Nintendo Game Music And Sound Effects Played In Real Time By Player Piano And Robotic Percussionist

This is a video of a player piano and two robotic percussionists that can produce the music and sound effects for Nintendo games as the games are …

Colorfully Textured Figure Paintings by Brendan Monroe

Artist Brendan Monroe creates intriguing figure paintings in which the figures are composed of whirling ribbons, flowing liquids, and other colorful …

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments, Logical Fallacies Explained With Fun Animal Illustrations

Programmer Ali Almossawi and illustrator Alejandro Giraldo have created <i>An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments</i>, a fun book filled with explanations of …

You Can Play An Actual 8-Bit Game of Thrones RPG

Remember this amazing College Humor animated short that imagined what <i>Game of Thrones</i> would be like as an 8-bit RPG? Luckily for the world, programmer …

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The Fake Geek Girls of this New Webseries Tackle the Haters, Remain Cute

You’ve heard of the mysterious “Fake Geek Girl”: she’s cute, she likes comics, and she <i>can’t exist</i>. Our friends at The Mary Sue wrote a great post …

Music Videos

The Braid of First-Person Shooters Is Totally Free

Indie developers can be just the best. Like, for instance, when Piotr Iwanicki and and Blue Brick crew (not a '70s funk band, by the way) made …

Glitch Image Tool Turns Ordinary JPEGs Into Bizarro Glitch Images

Designer Georg Fischer has created a glitch image tool that lets you corrupt, distort, and otherwise abuse JPEGs to your heart’s content.

Syncretism, Painting Series Reinterprets Classic Works of Art

In the series “Syncretism,” artist Cesar Santos takes famous works from the history of art and reinterprets them with a modern twist. His paintings …

Rum-filled chocolate rotting body-parts

Miss Cakehead writes, "A macbre preview of some 'treats' which will be sold in Miss Cakehead's infamous Eat Your Heart Out Halloween pop up cake shop …

New Bird Discovered in Philippines Described as Ventriloquist Bird

A new bird has been discovered in the Philippines by Pete Hosner, a Kentucky University (KU) graduate student in ecology and evolutionary biology. It …