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Messi, Seferovic, Benzema Rule: In Pictures

Australian studio using Unreal Engine 4 and Kinect 2 to provide sensory therapy to dementia patients

Melbourne, Australia-based digital design studio Opaque Multimedia and charity Alzheimer’s Australia Vic want to break new ground in dementia care, and they’re turning to video game technology for help.<p>They’re currently seeking crowdfunding support for The Forest Project, an interactive virtual …

Yota's latest E Ink smartphone takes a great idea and makes it pretty

YotaPhone is an Android smartphone with a regular touchscreen on one side and an E Ink display on the other. It's been around for well over a year now, and in our time with previous prototypes we've been impressed with its premise, if not Yota Devices' execution. At MWC this year, the Russian …

Lawsuits

TMZ reports that a California man is suing <b>McDonald's</b> after a manager allegedly made racially charged statements when the man asked for more napkins. Claiming the manager "mumbled something about 'you people,'" Webster Lucas says he has suffered "<b>undue mental anguish</b>" and is looking for <b>$1.5 million</b> …

From Sony to Assassin's Creed 5, It's the Top 5 News Stories of the Week - IGN Daily Fix - IGN Video

From the Sony Santa Monica layoffs to no Japan for Assassin's Creed 5, Naomi takes you through the Top 5 biggest gaming news Stories for the week of …

How Google Glass Is Building New Venues For Sports Sponsors

You’re at a Washington DC Capitals game, and decide to make what turns out to be a very ill-timed run to the restroom. To your dismay you hear the crowd roar. Ovechkin has scored! A league-leading 40th goal! The team goes on to win 4-2. And you missed the key moment.<p>Well maybe not. As it happens, …

Environment: News & features

Environment

Uh-Oh, Now It Looks Like There Isn't A New Apple TV On Its Way

The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, and 9to5Mac all said Apple was developing a new version of its little hockey puck sized TV box.<p>But on Friday, Apple blogger Jim Dalrymple shot down much of that reporting. He did it in his own signature way.<p>If you don't follow the Apple blogosphere, this takes a …

Smart TV

The World’s Most Talented Barista Is Drawing This Year’s Best Picture Nominees In Coffee

Mike Breach, barista extraordinaire, is stepping up his game as the Academy Awards approach. He’s in the process of “painting” this year’s Best Picture nominees — in lattes. So far he’s finished <i>Dallas Buyers Club</i>, <i>Gravity</i>, <i>Her</i>, and <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> (see below).<p>Lest you think this is all just …

NBC News Reporter Rescued From Waist-High Mud During California Storm Coverage

"Take a look at how deep this mud is, 4 feet in some areas," Almaguer explained while standing in a massive pool of mud that had slid from a hillside.

Humans, drone ships are coming to take your jobs

Rolls Royce is moving toward a world where a single tap on a smartphone could set a massive cargo ship in motion half a world away.<p>As reported by …

Computers in the car: court decision on iPhone maps adds to confusion over what drivers can do

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>The law has spoken: you can’t use your cell phone when driving unless it’s hands-free, except in cases where you want to look …

Microsoft experimenting with free version of Windows 8.1

Microsoft is currently experimenting with a free version of Windows 8.1 that could boost the number of people using the operating system. Sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that the company is building "Windows 8.1 with Bing," a version that will bundle key Microsoft apps and …

Footballers banned from shirt messages as 'triple punishment' proposal rejected

• Players should not display personal slogans on undershirts • Ifab sanctions official use of headwear in women's game<p>Players in this summer's World Cup will be banned from displaying any messages on undershirts.<p>New rules come into force from 1 June saying players should not display any personal …

David Ortiz would 'love' a gay teammate

Some great stuff by the <i>Boston Herald'</i>s Steve Buckley about his Spring Training conversation with Boston Red Sox superstar David Ortiz about gay …

5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Learn to Code

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In the typical startup environment, small teams with a broad and complementary skill set come together to build a company. There are dozens of skills an entrepreneur must possess -- from accounting and managing a profit and loss statement …

Entrepreneurship

Volvo Ditches Buttons and Knobs In Favor Of Tablet-Like Touchscreen On Future Models

Volvo, a company known for making cars with user-friendly interiors, will be doing away with buttons and knobs in favor of touchscreen controls in the future.<p>Its Concept Estate, debuting at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, shows what the next generation of Volvo interiors will look like. At the center …