Susan Bruce

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The Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset Will Blow Your Mind

The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset that is most definitely the future of gaming.<p>The device straps onto your head and completely immerses you inside a video game. It also has motion sensors so you can look around as if you were really inside the world.<p>But it's nearly impossible to explain. …

Virtual Reality

This nifty database shows how apps suck up your data plan

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Digital Storm<p>Apps actually come at a greater cost than the price tag on the app store: drains to battery life and data …

Netflix Will Purge Several Titles On New Year's Day. So What Does This Mean For You?

By now you’ve probably heard that Netflix is removing somewhere around 80 titles on New Year’s Day and you need to rush to watch such classics as <i>Troll 2</i> and <i>Stop Or My Mom Will Shoot</i> before they are gone forever. It’s sort of like the Disney Vault except without the fanfare and impressive voice work.<p>…

The Future According To Samsung

The following concept video shows how that could happen.<p>The video touches on a concept called "The Internet Of Things," which is a term people in the tech industry like to throw around when they talk about connecting everyday objects to the Internet. It may sound a little like the Jetsons today, …

Tech Industry

Coinbase Launches Point of Sale App for Bitcoin Payments

Coinbase, the Bitcoin digital wallet service that recently raised a hefty $25 million, is upping its focus on merchants after it released its first standalone point-of-sale app to allow retailers to accept payment via Bitcoin on a mobile device (assuming recent price drops haven’t discouraged them.)<p>…

That Giant Bitcoin Crash in the Wake of China Restrictions? It Never Happened.

When news surfaced two weeks ago of a fresh round of restrictions that China was placing on businesses transacting in the bitcoin ecosystem, the …

Cryptocurrency

Apple hires lead 'New York Times Magazine' designer for marketing

The designer behind <i>The New York Times Magazine</i>'s distinctive style and covers is heading to Apple. In an interview with <i>Mediabistro</i>, Arem Duplessis — the design director for all <i>Times</i> magazines — says that after 10 years with <i>The New York Times Magazine</i>, he'll begin working as a creative director at …

Travel Trivia: The Sistine Chapel

Consecrated to the Virgin Mary in 1483, the Vatican’s <b>Sistine Chapel</b> was created by Renaissance men: Sixtus IV and Julius II, popes who commissioned its artworks in the late 15th and early 16th centuries, and the artists Sandro Botticelli, Pietro Perugino, and, most famously, Michelangelo, who …

Captain Phillips' Crew Questions Movie’s Authenticity – /Film

At this point, there probably aren’t many people who expect a feature film to be a 100% accurate depiction of events, even when it proclaims that it …

The ancient city of Ragusa, Italy glows during the "blue hour" of twilight. http://on.natgeo.com/19LcTmC Photograph by Emanuele Siracusa, National Geographic Your Shot