• !Hideo Kojima on his cinematic influences, 'Death Stranding' and VR
    If you're starting a new gaming festival, having Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima aboard is a good way to prove you mean business. That was the case for the inaugural Tribeca Games Festival, which featured Kojima in a keynote conversation tonigh…
    - 1 hour ago 30 Apr 17, 12:00am -
  • !Apple, Tesla want changes to California's self-driving car tests
    Califonia's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will soon review the new set of proposed regulations that could change how testing works in the state. If the proposals are approved, we might see some truly unmanned autonomous vehicles with no steering…
    - 2 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 11:32pm -
  • !Turkey blocks Wikipedia over an alleged 'smear campaign'
    Turkey may have just stepped up its efforts to quash online free speech. The country has blocked Wikipedia for supposedly running a "smear campaign" by allowing articles claiming that the Turkish government was coordinating with militant groups. The.…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 9:58pm -
  • !Watch SpaceX try a picture-perfect rocket landing at 7AM ET
    Many SpaceX rocket landings have gotchas for viewers. Drone ship landings frequently mean shaky satellite video feeds, and nighttime launches just aren't very photogenic. You're about to have a much better look, however. SpaceX is launching a US sp…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:29pm -
  • !EPA pulls climate science web pages to reflect White House views
    President Trump and Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt aren't exactly fans of climate science, and they're scaling back the EPA's website to reflect their views. The EPA has started implementing a site revision that will "reflect the…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 7:02pm -


  • !Hackers Leak New Episodes of Orange Is the New Black and Claim More Leaks to Come
    Netflix bingers received a weekend surprise when they woke up this morning to find the first ten episodes of the new season of Orange Is the New Black have allegedly been leaked to torrent networks. A hacker group has claimed responsibility and they…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 10:22pm -
  • !Mark Zuckerberg Invited Himself to Dinner With Random Strangers in Ohio
    On a typical, bipartisan Friday night in Ohio, Mark Zuckerberg did a totally normal human thing that anyone definitely not awkwardly going about testing the waters for a major political run would: he had dinner with a family, who didn’t know him or…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 10:12pm -
  • !Oh God, Disney's Avatar Ride Sings Now
    Ever wondered what sailing down the River Styx would be like? Taking a boat into a scary and unknown world, only to be greeted by a terrifying figure signaling your impending fate? Thanks, Disney!Read more...
    - 4 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 9:45pm -
  • !Merriam-Webster Uses Apple Fans to Define 'Sheeple' 
    Merriam-Webster’s dictionary has been flirting with the thin line between cheekily relevant and irritatingly attention seeking lately. The evolving compendium of the English language has garnered headlines recently with its social media swipes at t…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 7:53pm -
  • !How to Talk Across the Aisle When You're Marching For Science (Or Climate Change)
    The March for Science brought historic numbers of scientists to the streets to stand up for evidence-based reasoning, but whether it actually helped heal the partisan divide on issues like climate change is far less certain. A cursory look at the pos…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 7:00pm -


  • The Awair Glow is a nightlight that senses – and reacts to – bad air
     There are plenty of air quality sensors out there but so far the Awair Glow is the only sensor I’ve found that can do something about nastiness in your environment. The Glow is a small plugin nightlight that connects to an iOS or Android phone an…
    - 1 day ago 28 Apr 17, 5:56pm -
  • Apple stops paying royalties to Qualcomm
     It’s no secret, Apple and Qualcomm have been fighting relentlessly for a few months over royalty payments. Apple told Qualcomm that it would stop paying the disputed licensing fees. Qualcomm confirmed the aggressive move and said that its revenue…
    - 1 day ago 28 Apr 17, 3:49pm -
  • The Cinder is the Terminator’s panini maker
     Come with me if you want to sear. The Cinder, which we first looked at two years ago, is now selling on Indiegogo and I had the unique opportunity to try this clever sous vide-style meat cooker. Basically the Cinder cooks meat perfectly. You place…
    - 1 day ago 28 Apr 17, 2:51pm -
  • Google Wifi now available in Canada
     Google Wifi, the mesh router that Google unveiled first last October, is now on sale in Canada. The router sells either individually for $179 CDN, or in a 3-pack for $439 CDN, which is pretty close to U.S. pricing given current exchange rates. The…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • Meet Nintendo’s new $150 2DS XL console, launching July 28
     Nintendo has a new handheld video game system it released pretty much out of the blue on Thursday. The 2DS XL is basically a 3DS XL without the 3D, with a smaller physical footprint for more portability, but with the same size dual displays you’l…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 2:46am -

Gear Factor

Boy Genius Report

  • !Hacker releases all 10 episodes of ‘Orange Is the New Black’ season 5 online
    While networks and content creators are used to dealing with episodes of TV shows appearing on Torrent sites immediately after hitting the airwaves, it's another matter altogether when episodes of a popular show surface online months before even airi…
    - 3 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 10:43pm -
  • !MIT invented a robot that can 3D-print an entire building
    3D printing has slowly gone from a curious novelty to a totally viable option for creating all kinds of useful things, from chocolate to athletic shoes, and now MIT has invented a way to use the technology to print buildings, too. Given that most 3D…
    - 9 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 4:00pm -
  • !This crazy device can read your mind
    Science. Amirite? Sometimes you need to clear your mind and relax, but the task is easier said than done. We’ve all got a lot on our minds, especially these days. Believe it or not, there’s actually a device out there that can help you relax by r…
    - 11 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 2:30pm -
  • !9 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week
    We’ve got a brand new batch of fresh movie trailers for all you movie fans, including a first clip for the second film in the Kingsman series, as well as a prequel video that explains what happened between Prometheus and Alien Covenant. Let’s dig…
    - 12 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 1:00pm -
  • !Chrome adds support for a newer GIF-killing format
    The internet would not be the same place without GIFs. The antiquated file format is central to our very important online meme culture, but the format itself is terrible. The images are huge, and restrictions on color, bitrate and frames per second a…
    - 23 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 2:03am -

The Red Ferret Journal

  • ColorWave Pool – check out this fun LED lit pool
    If you have an inground pool, then you probably have lights so night swimming is no big deal. If you buy your pool from your local big box store every summer, then swim time is probably over when the sun goes down. Not with the ColorWave Pool, this L…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • What Is My Movie – no matter how badly you explain the plot, this site will find the movie
    We’ve all had that moment when we could remember every detail of a film except for the actual name of the movie. This is frustrating when you’re trying to recommend it to someone who has never seen it before. What Is My Movie is the site that let…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • RC Zamboni Cooler – this will smooth over any party awkwardness
    Zambonis are known for two things. One, having a weird name and two, smoothing ice over between skaters. Now they can add a third claim to fame: delivering ice cold drinks to thirsty party goers. The RC Zamboni Cooler is waiting to bring your refresh…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • Digital Paper – works like paper but without the waste
    Paper waste is a problem. We collect a ton of paper in junk mail, scribbled down notes, files, etc. If you want to cut down on how much you use, check out Digital Paper from Sony. The tablet that imitates writing on a paper with ease. Writing somethi…
    - 3 days ago 27 Apr 17, 9:00am -
  • Lilium Jet – takes off like a helicopter, flies like a plane
    Flight is awesome but planes need a lot of space to get off the ground, that’s what makes helicopters so handy for areas where there isn’t a landing strip. What if you could combine the gracefulness of planes with the compact usefulness of a heli…
    - 3 days ago 27 Apr 17, 9:00am -

The iPhone Blog

  • !10 reasons why the selfie is so important
    The art of the selfie and its usefulness has been hotly debated over the last couple of years, but it seems like the selfie is here to stay – so why the heck is it so important?Selfie: The word conjures up eye-rolls, groans, and taunting on one…
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:15pm -
  • !Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: Tips and Tricks to help you win every time!
    Go fast. Drift hard. Keep riding. Don't let them hit you.Where many racing games are all about understanding the track and appreciating your vehicle, Mario Kart has always included a lot of things that have nothing to do with traditional racing. Un…
    - 6 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 7:03pm -
  • !How to set up multiplayer races in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
    You know you're better than your buddies, so why not prove it in a multiplayer race!Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is now available on Nintendo Switch, and while much of the content is the same as it is on Wii U, there are a few changes, like most (but not al…
    - 8 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 5:30pm -
  • !Every Nintendo Switch game you can play right now and a look at what comes next!
    What do you play after you've beaten Breath of the Wild?Update April 29th, 2017: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is finally here! Plus, a few new release dates have been announced!Nintendo did something unique with the launch of its latest console. Instead o…
    - 8 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 5:00pm -
  • !Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers
    Take your music with you with a portable Bluetooth speaker.Updated April 2017: We still like the UE Boom 2 for portable sound, but any of the options below will have you blasting tunes anywhere you want!A portable Bluetooth speaker is one of the…
    - 10 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 3:00pm -

CNet News

Android Authority

  • !10 best new Android apps from April 2017!
    Are you looking for something new? Check out this list of awesome new Android apps that were released over the last month!
    - 5 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 8:47pm -
  • !10 best new Android games from April 2017!
    Android gaming is getting bigger and there are always awesome, new games coming out! Check out our list of the best new Android games from the last month!
    - 9 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 4:44pm -
  • !Deal: Save $50 on BLU R1 Plus, pay just $110
    The BLU R1 Plus is currently available for $50 off its normal $159 price tag, letting you pick up the 32 GB version with 3 GB of RAM for just $109.99.
    - 9 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 4:15pm -
  • !You can give the LG G6 a see-through back too
    Remember the cool clear-backed Galaxy S8? Well, there's now a see-through LG G6 as well, once again created by Zack from YouTube channel JerryRigEverything.
    - 10 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 3:12pm -
  • !15 best strategy games for Android
    Strategy games challenge how we think and relies more on instinct than reflexes to get you out of trouble. Here are the best strategy games for Android!
    - 10 hours ago 29 Apr 17, 2:55pm -

The Gadget Flow

  • Echo Look Is Your Intelligent Fashion Guide
    Amazon’s Echo devices have always been very clever. Powered by the Alexa smart assistant, they allow you to ask for information or to control your home with voice commands. Now, Amazon has come up with something new. The Echo Look... Continue Read…
    - 2 days ago 28 Apr 17, 6:00am -
  • Ultimate Crowdfunding Checklist For Your Upcoming Campaign
    After promoting more than 4,000 crowdfunding campaigns since 2012, we are now considered experts according to Kickstarter and we wanted to create a public crowdfunding checklist for anyone who is interested in launching a crowdfunding campaign either…
    - 3 days ago 27 Apr 17, 8:45am -
  • The Silent Partner SmartMask is a comfortable and intelligent anti-snoring sleep mask
    Snoring is one of the biggest complaints among partners. Sharing a bed with someone who snores leaves you with interrupted sleep and waking up with a lack of energy. As a snorer, you get jabs in the side throughout the... Continue Reading
    - 6 days ago 24 Apr 17, 6:00am -
  • The H2o Ninja Snorkel Mask has an attachment for your GoPro
    With 71% of the world covered in water, it’s daunting to think of how much of Earth we haven’t seen. Because exploring the oceans traditionally involves expensive specialist equipment, few of us have done it. In addition, even the cheaper... Con…
    - 6 days ago 24 Apr 17, 6:00am -
  • The Mizu premium chef’s knife is affordable and a must-have in your kitchen
    They say a great chef’s skill isn’t down to the appliances and tools but due to their passion and creativity. While a budget stove or decades-old pots and pans won’t affect the quality of your cooking, there is certainly one... Continue Readin…
    - 6 days ago 24 Apr 17, 6:00am -

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