Vicki Newman

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The gates of hell open in this time-lapse video

I just came across this cool old time-lapse video made by scientists from the US Geological Survey: The collapse of the crater floor of the Puʻu …

This is the 3,296-piece Lego Star Wars Sandcrawler you were looking for

This is definitely the Lego Star Wars Sandcrawler I was looking for. It's not as massive as the fan built vehicle that every Lego and Star Wars nerd …

Science: Less-Attractive People Get The Most Online Dating Attention

If you've stuck a toe in the online dating pool, you've probably come across some total hottie and thought "oh great, that lucky so-and-so is gonna …

Fake LIVR App, Fake Hoverboard, The New Cosmos, and More

This week, we blew the lid off a hoax drinking app that <i>everyone</i> thought was totally real. We also broke down which streaming TV device is best for …

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In the ongoing mobile phone price wars, AT&T just knocked $15 off 2GB Mobile Share Value plans, bringing the single-line price down to $65 a month. …

How LIVR Fooled the World (And Why the World Probably Deserved It)

One of the hottest new apps set to debut this week at SXSW, that annual intermingling of tenuous ideas and easy money, was LIVR, a social network …

Zampella clears up confusion about “the future of Titanfall” showcased at Austin launch event

There was some confusion today about what new Titanfall information would be revealed at the game’s midnight launch event in Austin on Monday.<p>Speaking on Larry Hryb’s podcast, Major Nelson Radio, Senior Xbox Evangelist at Microsoft Jeff Rubenstein said that in addition to playing through maps we …

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Electronic Arts is exploring virtual reality

When you're the CEO of the second largest video game publisher in the world, people have a tendency to take what you say seriously. Case in point, Electronic Arts' Andrew Wilson recently revealed his company's plans for virtual reality. At a South by Southwest panel, Wilson said that his company is …

The Classics: 'The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy' text adventure

You have: no tea<p><i>You wake up. The room is spinning very gently round your head. Or at least it would be if you could see it which you can't.</i><p>Each version of <i>The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy</i> has its own unique charm. The five novels let you revel in Douglas Adams' gloriously strange writing, while …

How In-app Purchases Have Destroyed The Industry

I don't like writing negative articles that don't include a solution to the problem, but in this case, there is no solution. The state of in-app …

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