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  • ‘GOAT': Movie About Frat Hazing Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘GOAT': Movie About Frat Hazing Gets Trailer (Video)

    I was never in a fraternity, and my only knowledge about frat hazing, pledges, “hell week,” and so on is pretty much restricted to the horror stories that come out every year during pledge season. Judging by its trailer – GOAT, an upcoming film starring Nick Jonas and James Franco, seems like all of those […]

  • 2016 International Drone Photography Contest Winners Announced (Photos)

    2016 International Drone Photography Contest Winners Announced (Photos)

    It’s time for a reminder that drones aren’t just used to blow up police suspects or race through real-life video game courses, but that they can also take some pretty cool photographs too. And so we have the 2016 International Drone Photography Contest, the winners of which have now been revealed. Judges for the 2016 […]

  • Spector: Handheld Device Captures Typefaces, Colors Digitally

    Spector: Handheld Device Captures Typefaces, Colors Digitally

    Fiona O’Leary, design student at the Royal College of Art, has come up with a very cool gadget as a final project that will hopefully be available to use by the general public soon. That’s because Spector, as it’s named, is a handheld device that can capture typefaces and colors encountered in the real world, […]

  • Food Ink: “The World’s First 3D-Printing Restaurant” (Video)

    Food Ink: “The World’s First 3D-Printing Restaurant” (Video)

    “Say, waiter, could you print me up an omelet?” The reality implied by that question has now come to pass, with the opening of Food Ink, a new eatery that bills itself as “the world’s first 3D-printing restaurant.” I don’t think they have omelets, though. Instead, the Food Ink menu is populated by items with […]

  • ‘The Warriors': Cult Classic Being Developed as TV Show

    ‘The Warriors': Cult Classic Being Developed as TV Show

    Walter Hill’s 1979 movie The Warriors is an enduring cult classic, and its theme of an America divided into myriad violent gangs at constant war with one another is becoming as relevant in these crazy times as it was back in 1979. So it’s appropriate that Joe and Anthony Russo, most recently of Captain America: […]

  • Softub: A New Kind of Hot Tub

    Softub: A New Kind of Hot Tub

    There’s a very real reason why hot tubs are often used as a shorthand symbol for decadence and affluence – they are expensive as hell, and require a complicated installation process that also happens to be expensive. Not so with Softub – a new kind of hot tub that was designed decades ago but is […]

  • Octospot: The “World’s Greatest Action Camera for Diving”

    Octospot: The “World’s Greatest Action Camera for Diving”

    GoPro has a certain brand dominance in the field of action cameras, so much so that any footage spontaneously captured from its specialized first-person perspective is often referred to as “GoPro” footage even if the camera itself isn’t a GoPro camera. The next time you see some cool underwater footage that looks like it was […]

  • Laser Bazooka Unveiled by Drake Anthony (Video)

    Laser Bazooka Unveiled by Drake Anthony (Video)

    Drake Anthony, aka styropyro, is a man who specializes in constructing elaborate laser weapons and other exotic devices in his garage (hey, everybody has to have a hobby). His latest work is something he calls a laser bazooka. I’m not a scientist, and I can guarantee I know a lot less about the principles involved […]