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Alternative Godzilla Movie Posters

A selection of unofficial, alternative Godzilla movie posters by different creative folks.<p>It’s always a pleasure to see how great blockbusters of the …

25 Creative Packaging Designs That Practically Sell Themselves

We often consider the products we use and their packaging to be two separate things – the product is the thing we want, and its packaging is a piece …

Packaging Design

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The gyro cam makes this Nurburgring bike lap even more insane

A 'Ring run that will give you goosebumps.<p>This is not a new video, to get that out of the way. In fact, it's not even the record lap for a motorcycle at the Nürburgring—this record was crushed in 2012 by an amazing 20 seconds. But, more so than many other bike clips, this one just makes your hair …

Meet the $1.25m Hennessey Venom World’s Fastest Edition

Last month, Top Gear revealed that the Hennessey Venom GT hit 270.49mph at the Kennedy Space Centre. The highest speed ever recorded by a production car.<p>This feat of engineering earned the company a Guinness World Record, but not for the fastest production car (Bugatti still has that one). The GT …

Volkswagen Golf VI review -my2008-2013-

Dominate playtime with the Lego Volvo Wheel Loader L350F

Lego and Volvo team up to make the awesome Technic wheel loader.<p>In what is possibly the greatest intra-Scandinavian alliance ever, Volvo and Lego have collaborated to create the Technic Wheel Loader L350F. Weighing in at nearly 4.5 lbs, it's about 1/25,000th the weight of a real L350F, which is …

Can't Buy The New Ford Mustang? Try The Shelby GT500 Golf Cart Instead

Has it already been 50 years?<p>This year marks half a century since the invention of the world’s most famous muscle car, and Ford is understandably determined to celebrate. But while you’re waiting for the official debut of the much anticipated 2015 Mustang GT350, how about something a little more … …

Siamese fighting fish

These stunning portraits show Siamese fighting fish seemingly floating in mid air, displaying their long, flowing fins and brilliant colours. Thai photographer Visarute Angkatavanich uses specialist lighting and crystal-clear water to capture exuberantly finned and coloured varieties of <i>Betta</i> …

Titanium-Coated Golf Clubs Can Lead to Fires, Scientists Find

Golfers need to be careful when swinging a titanium-coated golf club now that scientists at UC Irvine have proven the clubs can lead to fires.<p>Orange County Fire Authority Capt. Steve Concialdi announced on Wednesday that titanium-coated clubs have been determined to be the cause of at least two …

Golf

Black Simon and Garfunkel's 'Royals' May Be the Best Cover Version Yet

Paul and Art would be proud.<p><b>Black Simon & Garfunkel,</b> the spoof-folk duo comprised of the Roots' Questlove and Kirk Douglas, made another appearance on <i>The Tonight Show</i> last night. In the past, they've covered such pop gems as Katy Perry's "Roar" and Ke$ha and Pitbull's "Timber." This time around, …

The Adult Film Minute: Porn Gets Its Own Netflix

<i><br>Once per month, Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals will be telling us a little bit about what’s going on in adult entertainment and why it should matter to you.</i><p><b>Vine Changes Its TOS To Prohibit Explicit Sexual Content</b><p>Perhaps you’ve heard: Vine, the Twitter-owned app that lets users make short looping shareable …

'Tron' designer creates a real-world superbike

Lotus has a new superbike called the C-01. Designed by Daniel Simon, whose work you'll know from <i>Tron: Legacy</i>, <i>Oblivion</i>, and <i>Captain America</i>, the bike balances the Lotus form of old with a decidedly modern finish.<p>Although Simon is better known for his concept work, and the C-01 certainly looks like a …

Sochi 2014: 10 high contrast shots at the Winter Olympics – in pictures

The Winter Olympics are immensely colourful, but sometimes you don’t need much colour to make a beautiful picture. Here are 10 examples of images which excel on account of the simple contrast between light and dark

Animated pixel art anyone? Let the running waters soothe your soul

First PS4 Build of Everybody's Gone to the Rapture "Up and Running"

Share Email<p>TheChineseRoom, developers behind <i>Dear Esther</i> and <i>Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs</i>, are well known for their strong story focused approach to …

25 fantastic free Android games

Fun doesn’t have to require funding. Got an Android phone or tablet? Then these are the greatest games… gratis!<p>There are hundreds of fantastic games …

Hate Parking Tickets? Fixed Fights Them In Court For You

Up to 50 percent of parking tickets are dismissed when fought in court, but it takes knowledge and time to do it. New app Fixed will do it for you. Take a photo of your ticket, Fixed contests it, and if it’s dismissed, you pay Fixed 25 percent of the ticket price. If Fixed loses, you pay it …

Bryan Cranston Stars In Short Film After Challenging Production Assistants To Write A Script That Would Blow Him Away

During a break from filming new movie "Cold Comes the Night" last year, Bryan Cranston offered production assistants working on the film a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity — the chance to make a short film starring the "Breaking Bad" actor.<p>Cranston put together a contest, challenging the production …

Bryan Cranston

Why the universe may be nothing more than math

If you're not already a physicist, you need to mentally prepare yourself for MIT professor Max Tegmark's explanation of how our entire universe isn't just described by math, but <i>is</i> math. <i>Scientific American</i> published an excerpt from Tegmark's new book, <i>Our Mathematical Universe</i>, which explains that …

GameStop's 2013 holiday sales up 9.3% despite lower game sales

GameStop tallied $3.15 billion in global sales during the 2013 holiday season, a 9.3 percent increase over 2012, the video game retailer announced today.<p>The company defines last year's holiday season as the nine-week period ending Jan. 4, 2014.<p>Worldwide comparable store sales jumped by 10.2 percent …

How an artificial intelligence is learning to make video games by itself

Once players learn what ANGELINA is, Michael Cook knows they'll never be fooled. After being outed as an AI, the program's creations can’t be mistaken for a human’s — and that's what makes them compelling.<p>Cook, a researcher at Goldsmiths College and a PhD student from Imperial College London, …

15 best eBook reader apps for Android

Finding the right eBook reader apps (also called eReaders) can be difficult. There are a variety of eBook types, plenty of file formats to deal with, and then there are different kinds of books (novels, comics, etc) that make the whole experience a little complicated. However, with the right app, …

Apps

Why have young people in Japan stopped having sex?

Ai Aoyama is a sex and relationship counsellor who works out of her narrow three-storey home on a Tokyo back street. Her first name means "love" in Japanese, and is a keepsake from her earlier days as a professional dominatrix. Back then, about 15 years ago, she was Queen Ai, or Queen Love, and she …

GameSpot on Twitter: "Enter for a chance to win the world's thinnest gaming laptop. http://t.co/3q7RelxRIg http://t.co/d2tMsYwlom"

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There Are Two Americas, And One Is Better Than The Other

That's true.<p>Specifically, there's one America where comparing homosexuality to bestiality is considered acceptable, and another where it is rude and offensive.<p>In one America, it's OK to say this of gays and lesbians: "They're full of murder, envy, strife, hatred. They are insolent, arrogant, …

Mind-Bending iPad App Channels M.C. Escher

Co.Design gets an early look at Monument Valley, an Escher-esque computer game set for release next year.<p>Sixty years after creating landmark works like <i>Relativity</i>, M.C. Escher’s impossible architecture continues to bend our minds. But what if Escher were around today? Would he still work in …

TIME's Best Photojournalism of 2013

Jan. 21, 2013. U.S. President Barack Obama places his hand on two bibles as held by first lady Michelle Obama as his rec<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Brooks …

Contextual Lockscreen Cover Hits Google Play Boasting Less Battery Drain And 100 More Upgrades

Cover is bringing its situation-aware lockscreen to more Android users today after its beta test launch six weeks ago. It’s now available in the Google Play store to Android 4.1+ users in the US, Canada, and Europe. Cover’s 100 new improvements include cutting down battery drain and being better at …

Orange Octopus, More Creatures Found Deep in Antarctic Sea

Wildlife<p><b>A sea snail feeding off a dead octopus’ beak is among the 30 new species found during an expedition to Antarctica‘s Amundsen Sea (map), according to the first study to shed light on the sea’s</b> <b>bottom dwellers.</b><p>The newfound sea snail, or limpet, is from a group that specializes in feeding on …