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17 of the Most Badass Princess Leia Moments From the Star Wars Films

At the end of 2016, iconic movie star and all-around hero Carrie Fisher passed away. While the actress leaves a large trail of exceptional work in her wake, it's hard to hear her name without thinking about her most memorable role: Princess Leia in the Star Wars films. From the very first movie, <b>A</b> …

Star Wars

Why We Had No Idea Trump Would Win

The data failed to predict Trump, and the design didn’t help.<p>“It’s going to be a landslide,” I assured liberal friends and family in the weeks approaching the election. As they expressed concern over Hillary’s resurgent email controversy, or their sinking suspicion that more people would vote Trump …

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The Ars Technica science fiction bucket list—42 movies every geek must see

...and nine bonus stinkers from which you should run away screaming.<p>Here at Ars, we're always making lists (just like Liam Neeson). Lists of science …

Blade Runner

PepsiCo’s Chief Design Officer Shares 5 Must-Reads For Design and Business Leaders

At the Fast Company Innovation Festival, Mauro Porcini discussed five books that have informed his design and business philosophy.<p>For Mauro Porcini, design is the key to making a corporation like PepsiCo relevant. He joined the company in 2012 after a 10-year stint as Chief Design Officer at 3M, …

You Must See This Supercut of Every Clue About Jon Snow's Origin From Game of Thrones

We now know for certain that Rhaegar Targaryen and Lyanna Stark are the parents of Jon Snow (well, on the show, at least). YouTube user hurleybird …

Lewis Hamilton v Nico Rosberg: Mercedes have a problem

<b>Mercedes Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff has a problem - and he knows it.</b><p>How does he handle two intensely ambitious racing drivers competing for the world title in his team while also protecting the interests of the global corporation behind it?<p>There is no easy answer.<p>For Wolff - as for any F1 team boss …

The Confusing World of Object-Oriented Programming, Explained as an RPG

Object-oriented programming (or OOP) is an abstract concept, often hard to grasp when you’re new to programming. The “Invent with Python” blog offers …

Programming

Amazing Music Video Animated with Pins and Thread

The Made Shop created this music video for the song "Change Is Everything" by Son Lux. It's an impressive work of stop-motion animation. The Made …

The Cast of The Avengers in Their Most Adorable Roles

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8 movies you need to see at the Tribeca Film Festival

But what if you're not in the New York area to take part?<p>The good news is a handful of titles from this year's fest will be coming to a theater near you in the coming months.<p>Let's take a look.<p><b>1. "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck"</b><p><b>Why you should see it:</b> Brett Morgen has wowed audiences for years with his …

Tribeca Film Festival

Microsoft Plans To Replace Passwords With Your Body

Microsoft has announced a one-two punch for the upcoming release of Windows 10 in the form of Windows Hello and Passport; the former allowing you to unlock your PC once with biometric markers like a 3-D facial recognition or a thumbprint scan, and the latter letting you log into all sorts of …

My Smart Home Trolled Me

“Motion near upstairs,” the notification says. That’s upstairs in my apartment, the place I was around 2,800 miles away from; on the other side of …

Apple's WWDC kicks off June 2: What to expect

Updates to iOS and OS X are all but certain at Apple's developers conference, but will there be any surprises? CNET rounds up the latest rumors.<p>It's that time of year again, when the Apple faithful descend on San Francisco's Moscone Center for the company's Worldwide Developers Conference.<p>The …

Apple

Work begins on the world's first 3D-printed house

Zero waste, lower transport costs and recyclable materials – is 3D-printing the future of housebuilding? Dutch architects are putting the process to the test for the first time in Amsterdam<p>Treacle-black plastic oozes from a nozzle at the bottom of a small tower in Amsterdam, depositing layer upon …

iBeacons Aren’t Just For Retail: Placed Lets You Use Them As iPhone Quick Launchers At Home

There has been a lot of talk about iBeacons since they launched with iOS 7 last fall, but much of the focus has been on how they benefit retailers and add to the in-store shopping experience. They have a much broader range of potential use, however, and part of that is consumer-focused, too. Placed …

California Man With 18 Cats Remodels His Home Into An Amazing Feline Playground Paradise

A man with 18 cats has remodeled his 4-bedroom, 2.5 bath home in Goleta, California into a feline playground paradise, complete with a spiral …

45 Cool Photos National Geographic Kept Hidden In The Archives

1 of 46<p>A Thai woman poses in a Panung, the national costume, 1907.<p>2 of 46<p>A rainbow arches over Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe.<p>3 of 46<p>A portrait of an …

Swimming Pools

An Unexpected & Divine Paris Apartment

As someone who has been obsessed with interiors for most of my life, I absorb so much content daily from work, blogs, vendors, etc. that it's rare …

Matt & Mel's Cute Little Yellow House

<b>Name:</b> Matt & Mel <b><br>Location:</b> Fairfax, Virginia<p>Our home is a cute little yellow 816 square foot 2 bed/1bath house from the 50s. Our style is a mixture of …

Graphic Design

Move Over Google Glass, Vuzix Has Its Own Smart Glasses

Google’s Glass has some competition! Vuzix has announced its M2000AR HMD smart glasses that benefits from the new Wavequide optics that’s built in …

Basic Animations in CSS and Javascript for Prototypes

Motion design is getting more important everyday when it comes to design interfaces that engage with the user both functionally and emotionally. …

Light Painting Evolved: Introducing the Pixelstick | Colossal

<p>Designed by Duncan Frazier and Steve McGuigan of Brookyln-based BitBanger Labs, the Pixelstick is a fancy new gadget for creating long-exposure …

High-Tech Wristband Monitors Mood

Deadline pileups, bad customer service, environmental catastrophes, crazed drivers — it's easy to feel like the world is out to get you. But the next …

Russian Mood-Sensing Retail Device Readies for U.S. Invasion

A new overseas retail service could soon make its way west.<p>Synqera, a Russian point-of-sale analytics and loyalty startup founded in 2010, uses …

Harley Sportster by Bull Cycles

Regular readers will know that we don’t feature many Harley Sportster customs. It’s not often that one makes me jump out of my seat, but just take a look at this XL1200 from Illinois-based Bull Cycles.<p>‘Zephyr’ is one of the more successful café conversions, succeeding where many fail. The visual …

Beauty and the Beast

Serious Games And The Future Of Education

Are serious games the classroom tool of the future? Is the future already here? The tablet classroom may have once been the stuff of science fiction, but modern developments in technology and brain science may have come together to create a massive change in the way we think about education.<p>“The …