William Gui Lucasin

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The Science of Sweetness

Eli and Peyton Manning Made a Hilarious Rap Video

Eli and Peyton Manning have done the truly unexpected: donned awesomely bad wigs in a rap video. The clip — which features the two star NFL …

A Bible Of Color Theory Is Now An App

On the 50th anniversary of Josef Albers’s Interaction of Color, Yale University Press has released the work as an interactive teaching tool along the lines of what the Bauhaus master originally intended.<p>Josef Albers, one of the best-known painters and educators to emerge from the German Bauhaus, …

How to make homemade Nutella

Homemade mustard, ketchup and mayo -- the mantra today is make it, don't buy it. But would you dare toy with the No. 1 after-school snack of Europe? …

Flamas Doritos Locos Taco: Taco Bell's Next Flavor Confirmed for August 22 [VIDEO]

It seems as if Taco Bell is hellbent on not telling us the obvious: the <b>Flamas Doritos Locos Taco rolls out August 22.</b><p>Instead, they insist on teasing everyone with flirtatious hints here and there and sending us on wild goose chases (ahem, Fiery Chicken Cool Ranch).<p>Yesterday, the folks over at Taco …

Do you see that s'more? Look a little bit closer. Mhmmm those are in fact BIRTHDAY CAKE marshallows sitting pretty between some chocolate and graham cracker. Do you want in? http://bit.ly/1egFWOa

10-year-old saves family in errant car, credits Mario Kart

A heartwarming story out of Hugo, Colo., tells a tale of how a 10-year-old boy saved his great grandmother and brother's life after she passed out behind the wheel of their vehicle going 60 miles per hour. Where did his driving expertise come from? Mario Kart, naturally.<p>Denver NBC affiliate KUSA …

How to Survive a Plane Crash: 10 Tips That Could Save Your Life | The Art of Manliness

We often think that plane crashes are catastrophic and unsurvivable events. Thanks to movies and 24/7 news channels, the enduring image of a plane …

How Google has been making Android a safer place since 2012

Last year in June, Google brought Android Jelly Bean 4.1 to the world. It was a wonderful day, too. It brought with it Project Butter, which spelled the end for lag for a lot of people. Android was running smoother and more complete than ever. Who’d have known that just a year later, we’d be …

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10 Creepiest Places On Earth

Fresh Paint finds its way to Windows Phone 8 devices

Fresh Paint, the digital art app born on Windows 8, has finally migrated to mobile devices, and starting today, aspiring artists running Windows Phone 8 can fiddle with its brushes to their hearts' content. This new, simplified version doesn't make any major departures from the Windows 8 …

Why the iPhone 6 is likely to come in three flavors instead of one

Rumors that Apple is looking to produce a larger smartphone gained more credence with a new report by the Wall Street Journal. It’s about time, since the iPhone’s four-inch screen is now dwarfed by other, popular options on the market.<p>But if Apple gives in to pressure to showcase a larger display, …

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New Android 4.3 build available for Galaxy S4 Google Play edition (version JWR66V)

A newer Android 4.3 build version has been found for the Galaxy S4 Google Play edition, even though Google is yet to make the new Android update version official.<p>Apparently built on July 11 and leaked a week later, Android 4.3 version JWR66V is available for Galaxy S4 Google Play edition users to …

After Mobile: Smarter TVs

This week, Microsoft took a $900 million charge against its Surface effort, showing that the idea of merging PCs and tablets has not resonated with consumers. At the same time, growth in mobile phones and tablets is still increasing while PC sales are dwindling. The PC has now moved to a work tool; …

Moto X leaks in more press shots, this time in white

And the saga continues! Hot on the heels of this morning's leaked renders comes a couple more press shots of the Moto X, courtesy of @evleaks -- this time in glorious unicorn white. There's not much more to mention here other than it's a lot easier to spot the mics front and back and to get a feel …

Should Microsoft keep bashing Apple, Google?

When I think of Microsoft these days I think of a slightly aging mastiff barking at all the other dogs in the park.<p>The other dogs seem prettier and more sprightly. Could this be why the Microsoft mastiff is so angry?<p>It's hard not to imagine that, one day, someone suggested that Redmond should see …

3D printing will explode in 2014, thanks to the expiration of key patents

Here’s what’s holding back 3D printing, the technology that’s supposed to revolutionize manufacturing and countless other industries: patents. In February 2014, key patents that currently prevent competition in the market for the most advanced and functional 3D printers will expire, says Duann …

3D Printing

Moto X press shots leak ahead of August 1st announcement

The Moto X is set to be revealed very soon, but it's already far from being a well-kept secret. Thanks to prolific phone leaker @evleaks and <i>The Unlockr</i>, the phone's basic colors, contours, and stock Android operating system are now all but confirmed thanks to leaked press shots. (Lo and behold, the …

SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked, And The Flaw Could Affect Millions Of Phones

Smartphones are susceptible to malware and carriers have enabled NSA snooping, but the prevailing wisdom has it there’s still one part of your mobile phone that remains safe and un-hackable: your SIM card.<p>Yet after three years of research, German cryptographer Karsten Nohl claims to have finally …

Google Glass enters a casino: Watch what happens (or doesn't)

I was waiting to hear about a large security guard grabbing our hero by the lapels and reading him his (lack of) rights.<p>I was twitching at the idea that he would be summoned to meet an Alec Baldwin-type character who would sever a fingertip or two, before speaking sweetly and wishing him a pleasant …

Kite Patch makes you invisible to mosquitoes

Aside from tick-slaying robots, what we all need for summer is mosquito-slaying robots.<p>That could happen in the future, but for now there's Kite Patch, a square you stick on your clothing to make you practically invisible to mosquitoes for up to 48 hours.<p>The patch uses non-toxic compounds that …

Obsessive Illustrator Creates Impossibly Complex Cities Of The Future

Designer Toby Melville-Brown draws intricate towers, unbuildable skyscrapers–entire worlds in ink–that fully realize the possibilities of paper architecture.<p>It’s a common misconception that the limits of <i>A</i>rchitecture lie within the realm of buildings and inhabitable space, mostly of the …

'The Walking Dead' Season 4 Premiere Trailer: More Violence, Heightened Stakes and Comic-Con – /Film

<b>The Walking Dead</b> returns for its fourth season on October 13 and to celebrate, the cast and crew behind the hit AMC zombie show came to <i>San Diego</i> …

The Lost Beatles Photos: Rare Shots From 1964-1966

(no title)<p>Upon arriving in Los Angeles for their August 23, 1964 concert at the Hollywood Bowl the Beatles discovered their reservations at the …

Dubai Is Going To Pay Its Residents In Gold If They Lose Weight

At least that's the theory being tested in Dubai, where the city is offering residents 2 grams of solid gold if they lose at least 2 kg (4.4 lbs) within 30 days, Emirates 24/7 reports.<p>It's all part of a contest called "Your Weight In Gold," which has been billed by the city government as a way to …

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Weekend Edition – A Nissan 350Z Art Car by Sharpie Pen, and it is up for sale…

Yes, it seems that this is an impromptu Art Car Weekend here at the Hooniverse, and why not. Let’s all get lost in the alternate world that is art, …

US visa bureau says 'League of Legends' is a professional sport

High-level <i>League of Legends</i> players can now be awarded the same visas as more traditional pro athletes, says publisher Riot Games. On July 11th, Riot e-sports manager Nick Allen told GameSpot that the company had convinced US immigration services to recognize <i>League of Legends</i> as a professional …

How To Turn A Match Into A Tiny Rocket [VIDEO]

Blast off!<p>The swift strike of a match on July 4 typically precedes sky-high spectacles. But matches themselves can be fireworks. When ignited, the bulb of fuel on a match's tip combusts into space-hogging gases. By containing the gas in aluminum foil and directing it downward, you can create a …

Real Madrid Reportedly Set to Make Cristiano Ronaldo World's Highest-Paid Player

Real Madrid are reportedly set to make Cristiano Ronaldo the highest-paid player in the world as they try to wrap up a new contract with the 28-year-old.<p>Ronaldo—who is currently making £215,000 per week according to <i>The Sun</i>—confirmed earlier this week that his immediate future remains with Real …

Funniest Angry Windshield Notes

The best way to communicate is face to face. The worst, either has to be MySpace messanger, or the Angry windshield note. Here are some of the …

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