Zachery Bridgeman

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Tonara Raises Another $5M to Bring Music Education into Digital Age

Like teachers, students can import your old scores or choose new pieces from a vast catalog with 9 levels of difficulty.<p><b>Learn</b> with fun. Wolfie is …

Forget Youtube. Presenting Mobile First Entertainment, Your Own Video Platform.

Make your content mobile. Benefit from current high demand for videos via tablets and phones. Mobile First Entertainment: your videos, your app.<p>We’ve …

With ARDHAT Kickstarter: Raspberry Pi gets Real

“Arduino compatibility on a HAT, with Real-World connectivity and Real-Time performance, for Pro-Makers, Learners and Educators.”<p>Raspberry Pi is …

How Mobile Tech and Video Content Shape Our Future: a Q&A with CEO of Vonetize

Vonetize CEO Noam Josephides explains his views on how mobile tech and video content are shaping the future, and how Vonetize is playing a big part …

Facebook's Riff: Viral Fun or Timeline Clutter?

First, record a clip and give it a topic. Your friends receive it and add their own hilarious clips and share it to more friends.<p>“The potential pool …

Wix.com Launches Comprehensive Platform for Musicians: WixMusic

Giving musicians a one-stop-shop to showcase, promote and sell their music directly from their Wix websites—commission-free.<p>Remember the days of …

World’s Best Water Photographer Releases These Incredible Images

From afar some of these pictures may look like mountains, and indeed in a way they are: looming masses of water which seem to tower up to the sky. …

Protect and Charge with LABC's Cable Case

On February 26, after raising $20,000, LABC completed a Kickstarter campaign for the newest version of their patented Cable Case: Cable and Ultra …

The 16 Choicest Instagram Accounts to Follow

You need fresh faces to follow on Instagram. We’ve gone through thousands of accounts to bring you 16 of the most first-rate ‘gramers out there (in …

Website or App for Online Shopping? Survey Says, Depends on Nationality

A New One Hour Translation Global Survey Shows Differences in National Preferences for either Web/Mobile Sites or Apps.<p>E-Tailers Need to Localize for …

Guide to the Futuristic Technology of Today

By <b>Zachery Bridgeman</b> On <b>Dec 8, 2014</b><p>The technologies you’d never thought happen when you were growing up.<p>News Cult Tech Editor from the South, former …

Playbuzz Announces $16M Funding to Expand Leadership in Content Engagement

News Cult Tech Editor from the South, former high school teacher, NYUer, NYCer for 6+ years now; somebody different, same as everyone else.

You Can Now Charge Your Phone By Jacking Off

No, you didn’t misread the title.<p>There’s a new wearable out developed by Pornhub called the “Wankband” that lets you recycle energy, so to speak, …

Wearable Tech

Top 16 Funniest People to Follow on Twitter

“When you’ve got 5 minutes to fill, Twitter is a great way to fill 35 minutes…” – @mattcutts<p>And somehow, at times it can be tough to keep one’s …

23 Things That Are No Longer Acceptable Once You Turn 23

In the infamous words of Blink 182—“nobody likes you when you’re 23.”<p>The only significance in turning 23 is that you have reached the precipice of …

You Can Now Decide Who Will Run Your Facebook After You Die

When a Facebook user dies, their page often becomes a memorial to that person’s life. Today Facebook announced that members can designate someone to …

Why Doesn't Google Let You Type "Gay" on Your Phone?

Obviously, if you go to Google.com on your computer you can easily type out “g-a-y.” But have you ever tried to glide-type the word on your Google …

Lose Yourself in the Eerie GIFs of DarkAngelØne

Fabrics and textures come to life in these surreal animated portraits.<p><i>This article originally appeared on The Creators Project Netherlands.</i><p>When I was young, someone once told me that different materials could convey different emotions. In his new series, <i>poison</i>, DarkAngelØne proves that the adage …

Art

Dubai police show off their supercars at night

It's like a Need for Speed trailer, but it's real. And it's awesome.<p>Exotic cars in police livery scream across a causeway at night, lights blaring. It's a Ferrari FF and a Mercedes SLS-AMG racing to meet up with a Bugatti Veyron, Mercedes G63 AMG, McLaren MP4-12C … and more. The music swells, the …

United Arab Emirates

Ballet Dancer Sergei Polunin Simply Slays Hozier's 'Take Me To Church'

What happens when you combine the talents of Russia's ballet bad boy Sergei Polunin, Irish gospel luminary Hozier and photography pop wizard David LaChapelle? Apparently, a whole lot of angsty, sexy, beautiful dancing ensues.<p>LaChapelle directed the new visual interpretation of the Grammy-nominated …

Why animals eat psychoactive plants

Thousands of people were streaming in to a ten-day festival in September where they were planning — after a long burst of hard work — to find some …

The House That Jon Stewart Built

The comedian's style of left-wing humor ran low on targets, but his legacy will endure.<p>For most of his 15-year tenure helming <i>The Daily Show</i>, Jon Stewart had a rogues’ gallery worthy of the name: A buffoonish, chuckling George W. Bush, a sinister Dick Cheney whose hunting mishap Stewart never …

Understanding Kim Jong Un...

Everyone knows that North Korea’s leader is a bloodthirsty madman and buffoon—or is he really? Mark Bowden digs into the hard facts for an unusual portrait.<p>Does anyone make an easier target than Kim Jong Un? He’s Fatboy Kim the Third, the North Korean tyrant with a Fred Flintstone haircut—the …

Tweaking Bacteria, Scientists Turn Sunlight Into Liquid Fuel

Daniel Nocera's "artificial leaf" might get a boost from new research.<p>A few years ago, Daniel Nocera pioneered an "artificial leaf" that—just like the real thing—uses only the sun and water to produce energy. He touted the silicon cell as a breakthrough that could allow every home to become its own …

National Academy of Sciences

Should We Be Afraid Of Aliens?

In the long list of modern fears, bloodthirsty aliens may not rank near the top. We have more immediate worries, from terrorism and bioengineered (or not) global epidemics to nuclear holocaust and natural disasters.<p>However, the notion that other intelligences exist out there in the universe is …

The contagious thought that could kill you

To die, sometimes you need only believe you are ill, and as David Robson discovers, we can unwittingly ‘catch’ such fears, often with terrifying consequences.<p>Beware the scaremongers. Like a witch doctor’s spell, their words might be spreading modern plagues.<p>It’s a consistent phenomenon, but …

Medicine

Surprising List Highlights Places You Might've Mispronounced

Without knowing it, you might be pronouncing the names of many famous locales incorrectly. Places like Bangkok, Melbourne, and Colombia all sound much different when spoken by someone from there.Thrillophilia, an online marketplace for tours and activities, compiled a list of of countries, cities, …

The Longest Car-Free Bicycle Routes In The Northeast

Car-free bicycle routes in the Northeast can be found on rail trails and local town greenways. With 392 open trails encompassing 3,233 miles, the …

Doing It for Themselves: 25 Women Driving New York’s Tech Scene

XX in Tech<p>By •<p>[caption id="attachment_8829" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="Computer scientist Barbie at The Makery. <br>Photo: <a …