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  • ‘The Death of Video Game Box Art’ (Video)

    ‘The Death of Video Game Box Art’ (Video)

    Art forms seem to be dying all the time these days, usually followed by the revelation that the art form in question is not really dead, if you know where to seek it out in its vital form. The latest art form to be declared dead on arrival, however, appears to actually be dead, at […]

  • Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts Released in Australia

    Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts Released in Australia

    With a potential Trump presidency looming over the horizon, more and more people are wondering if it’s possible for them to move from the United States to Australia. But now there is a nice, uncontroversial, and bipartisan reason for people all over the world to do the same thing—Krispy Kreme Reese’s Peanut Butter Donuts. Of […]

  • MDK9 Dog Haus: Upgrade Your Dog’s Digs

    MDK9 Dog Haus: Upgrade Your Dog’s Digs

    The other day we told you about the Casper Dog Bed, which is the next level of dog comfort. But unless you live in some kind of plush luxury mansion, your dog probably doesn’t want to sleep in a high-class bed surrounded by your modest home furnishings, in which case you should consider something like […]

  • nuTonomy: Company Releases Self-Driving Taxis (Video)

    nuTonomy: Company Releases Self-Driving Taxis (Video)

    The winds of automated cars are blowing harder and harder all the time, and most people expected Google or Uber or Tesla or some company like that to be the first to actually put self-driving cars out on the street. But a company called nuTonomy made it there first, putting a self-driving taxicab on the […]

  • 8Bitdo Desktop Arcade Joy Stick

    8Bitdo Desktop Arcade Joy Stick

    I don’t know what this says about the world we’re living in, but it seems that the market for tiny arcade replicas is booming. The latest is from the specialty video game accessory makers at 8Bitdo, called the 8Bitdo Desktop Arcade Joy Stick. Recently unveiled at Cologne Gamescom and on Facebook, specific details on the […]

  • Pattern: Gesture-Based Drawing App (Video)

    Pattern: Gesture-Based Drawing App (Video)

    You’ve probably heard the expression “couldn’t draw a straight line,” but I can personally vouch for the fact that the expression is in many cases true. Now, there’s an app to allow even the straight-line-challenged to create precise architectural sketches with touchscreen gestures.  It’s called Pattern. Unfortunately, Pattern appears to be good only for straight […]

  • ‘Blair Witch': Surprise Remake Gets VR Experience (Video)

    ‘Blair Witch': Surprise Remake Gets VR Experience (Video)

    It’s a little bit counter-intuitive for a movie studio to do a “surprise remake,” since the whole point of remakes is to capitalize on a familiar name and/or piece of intellectual property in promoting the film, resulting (ideally) in big profit margins and minimal fan backlash. But it does kind of make sense for a […]

  • Rider and Surfer Journals From Iron & Resin x Word. Notebooks

    Rider and Surfer Journals From Iron & Resin x Word. Notebooks

    Are you a rider, or a surfer? Either way, you’re going to want to be taking some detailed notes of your exploits on the open roads, garages, and oceans of the world, which is why the Rider and Surfer Journals from Iron & Resin and Word. Notebooks are so important. The Rider Journal has a […]

  • The Weeknd x Daft Punk Collaboration Reportedly in the Works

    The Weeknd x Daft Punk Collaboration Reportedly in the Works

    Good news for fans of Daft Punk and/or The Weeknd: The three musicians are reportedly sharing some studio time, according to an interview from mid-July with a tidbit that’s only recently getting picked up on by fans. Not much information on this The Weeknd x Daft Punk collaboration apart from that is available, but it’s […]