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  • YInMn Blue: Newly Discovered Shade of Blue Made Commercially Available

    YInMn Blue: Newly Discovered Shade of Blue Made Commercially Available

    Many of science‘s greatest discoveries have been accidental in nature—take the one stumbled upon by Mas Subramanian in 2009, when he was working on a series of experiments toward developing new materials for use in electronic equipment. He and his team of scientists accidentally created a new shade of blue—one that doesn’t fade in oil […]

  • Gamevice: Play Smartphone Games With an Actual Controller

    Gamevice: Play Smartphone Games With an Actual Controller

    Smartphone games are great and all, but they’re missing a crucial tactile element that the video games of our youths and today have in their favor. But with Gamevice, you can equip your smartphone with all the buttons, d-pads, joysticks, and so on that you could ever want, and use them to play the games […]

  • ‘A Brief History of Video Game Controllers’ (Video)

    ‘A Brief History of Video Game Controllers’ (Video)

    If you were to take a video gamer from 1983, pluck him from his comfortable sofa and drop him onto a comparable sofa in 2016, he may have a hard time wrapping his mind around what video game controllers are like today. It’s that evolution that is the subject of A Brief History of Video Game […]

  • IJustCame.org: Porn Site Allows for Charitable Emissions

    IJustCame.org: Porn Site Allows for Charitable Emissions

    It’s probably not unusual for visitors to the internet‘s fine variety of pornographic websites to wonder at a certain point (presumably I don’t have to tell you which point I’m talking about) what they’re doing with their lives. With IJustCame.org, a new porno site developed by two students, every click of the “I Just Came” […]

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Posters for Every Episode From HBO

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Posters for Every Episode From HBO

    Evidently HBO has been producing official posters for every single episode of Game of Thrones. Since Sunday was the last new episode for a while, now might be a time to take a trip through some really grisly memories thanks to a fan who has compiled all the official Game of Thrones posters in one […]

  • “Orange Drink” Added to Starbucks’ Secret Menu

    “Orange Drink” Added to Starbucks’ Secret Menu

    The fabled “secret menu” at Starbucks, which has earned its scare quotes due to the fact that it’s in no way still a secret, has a new item on its fabled and figurative pages just in time for summer. It’s called “Orange Drink,” but its name isn’t quite as intuitive as you might assume. Rather […]