Jeremy Foote

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Snapchat secretly acquires Seene, a computer vision startup that lets mobile users make 3D selfies

Snapchat has acquired 3D photo app maker Seene (also known as Obvious Engineering) a couple of months ago, TechCrunch has learned.<p>Seene lets you capture 3D models from your phone with a simple smartphone camera. Snapchat could use Seene’s format for a brand new category of selfie lenses, a new 3D …

Cossacks Attack Members of Pussy Riot with Whips, Filmmaker Says

SOCHI, Russia — Russian Cossacks used whips and pepper spray Wednesday to attack members of Pussy Riot, the protest punk band opposed to President Vladimir Putin, a filmmaker traveling with the band said.<p>The filmmaker, Simon Ostrovsky, said on Twitter that members of the band were putting on their …

'DOOM' Beta Announced As Pre-Order Bonus For 'Wolfenstein: The New Order'

<i>Wolfenstein: The New Order</i> will launch on May 20th, publisher Bethesda announced today.<p>As an added pre-order bonus, players will gain access to the beta of <i>DOOM</i>.<p>This is the first anyone has heard of that game since developer id Software announced the project in 2008.<p>Since then, no details have …

Sony Beats Its PS4 Sales Target, With 5.3M Consoles Sold In 3-Months

Sony’s PlayStation 4 went on sale in North America in time for the holiday season three months ago, and in Western Europe on November 29 last year — and has yet to hit shelves in the company’s home market of Japan — but sales of the gaming console are still going strong.<p>Sony has surpassed it own …

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5 Secrets To Having a Smarter -- and Happier -- Trip

So you think you're a smart traveler?<p>Yeah, so did I -- until I took this job. Now that I'm immersed in the wacky world of forgotten passports, flat tires, missed connections and trip-ending calamities that I thought only happened in the movies, there's one thing I know: I am <i>not</i> the world's smartest …

After 'Flappy Bird' takedown, phones with the game list for thousands on eBay

Miss out on the chance to download <i>Flappy Bird</i>? You may still be able to get the game, but this time, you'll have to pay big for the privilege of playing it: on eBay, dozens of listings have appeared for popular phones with the game already installed on them — an added value that's put a premium on …

EyeLock Myris is a USB eye scanner offering security that's unique to you

When it comes to unique passcodes, it doesn't get much more secure that an eye scan. Thanks to EyeLock's Myris, you'll be able to create super complex passwords that you won't have to remember -- using a USB-powered add-on to authenticate your identity instead. Myris is about the size of a makeup …

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Ultimate Xbox One Trolling Is Actually Kind of Genius

<i>Warning: This video contains some profanity.</i><p>The Xbox One's voice recognition through Kinect is convenient and useful — until some enterprising trolls …

Video Games Play May Provide Learning, Health, Social Benefits

WASHINGTON — Playing video games, including violent shooter games, may boost children’s learning, health and social skills, according to a review of …

This student-made first-person puzzler has a brain-meltingly clever mechanic

Five students are working on a first-person puzzle game with an intriguing mechanic - manipulating objects using forced perspective.<p>The small team …

Another Reason To Get A Flu Shot

I woke up Christmas Eve with a mild cough. By nightfall, I was so congested I couldn’t breathe out of my nose and over the next few days I melted into a sneezing, tissue-consuming lump of sadness. It wasn’t until a full week later, however, that the real problems began.<p>I have asthma, which I was …