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    10 of the Most Memorable Video Game Movies of All Time

    A lot of people like to recap the best or the worst of something, but when it comes to video game movies, that’s no fun. Did you remember Dwayne Johnson was in a Doom movie? Maybe you did, but I forgot! Did you remember that a Hitman movie exists, at all? Did you forget Street Fighter: The Legend […]

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    These Realistic Drawings of Some of Your Favorite Childhood Cartoons are Simply Stunning

    We’re going back in time with a twist! Isabelle Staub is a master at turning animated characters into realistic drawings, and some of her subjects include our favorite childhood cartoons! She’s got some great takes on the Powerpuff Girls (including Bliss!), plus quite a few others you’ll definitely remember. Check them out, and if you’re […]

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    Ride Your Luggage & Fly A Drone With Your Brain, All In An Afternoon

    It’s not exactly World’s Fair of yore, but keep watching. When I spoke with Michael Weissberg, one of the founders of Worlds Fair Nano, he told me his vision of a geekfest for all things future-cultural was inspired by stories his parents told him about the NY World’s Fair in 1964.  “Why can’t we have […]

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    The Week in Tech – Stephen Hawking Bids This Universe Farewell

    There’s a ton of tech news to get to! Maybe you didn’t get to it all, because who’s got time for that? Well, that’d be us — here are a handful of stories from the week in tech that might affect you! Stephen Hawking passes away at age 76 In 1963, Stephen Hawking was diagnosed […]

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    15 Ways AI Is Already Becoming a Part of Everyday Life

    Artificial intelligence is real. In the past decade, AI has emerged from the pages of science fiction into reality, and it’s already become a part of your life — we’re not just talking about Siri and the Google Assistant, either! There are already a ton of uses for AI right now, despite the AI industry still […]

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    Here Are 15 of the Most Expensive Gadgets You Can Buy Right Now

    We’re not talking iPhone X expensive (well, the iPhone X is on the list, but not in the way you’re used to seeing it). We’re talking gadgets that are way, way up into the thousands of dollars — the ridiculously luxurious things that are occasionally not worth their weight in tech, but always worth their weight […]

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    This Dynamic Splatter Style Pokemon Fan Art is Totally Frame-worthy

    The off-white backgrounds, the perfect squares, the beautiful colors, the splashy and original style — it’s all begging to be on the wall of someone’s new apartment! Melissa Smith has done an awesome job with her Pokemon fan art, using a splatter style on digital canvases. You can think of these as how Pokemon look when […]

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    There’s So Much Whimsy in This Cute Pokemon Fan Art

    Pokemon don’t always have to be the fighting kind. The cute Pokemon fan art of Piper Thibodeau shows the lighthearted side of the pocket monsters — well, alright, some of them are still a little grumpy! In fact, Piper’s got some serious skills when it comes to bringing characters to life — he’s worked as a character […]

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    How She Made It: An Interview With Allume CEO Mauria Finley

    Late last year, Mauria Finley launched Allume as an answer to online shopping by curated subscription box. Her new company introduced an element that a lot of tech companies seem content to either leave out or minimize — the human one. Allume sets women up with personal shoppers they can talk to using text messages, with […]

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    These Pokemon Fusions Combine Pokemon With Trainers

    We’ve never seen a fan artist do Pokemon quite like this before! Ron Lyriq took inspiration from a deep cut — a manga series called Pokemon ReBURST that never got an English translation. That series featured a twist seen nowhere else in Pokemon — trainers who could fuse with their Pokemon! Ron Lyriq has turned that into […]

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    Disney Princess Prom Would Be Just as Amazing as You’d Imagine

    What would the highlight of Disney High look like? Well, we’ve got a pretty incredible talent to show us. Kathryn Hudson now works as a character designer for Warner Brothers and did work on Trolls for DreamWorks, but everyone starts somewhere! Hudson drew Disney characters headed to prom many years ago, and as you’ll see, […]

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    The New Fitbit Versa Smartwatch Features Women’s Health Tracking

    In December 2016, one of the pioneers of the modern smartwatch ceased to exist. Pebble, once one of the greatest Kickstarter success stories, closed up shop, selling off some of their technology and intellectual property to Fitbit. It made sense for Fitbit — while their fitness trackers and bands have stuck, they haven’t managed to produce […]

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    One of the Hottest New Supermodels on Instagram Isn’t a Real Person

    When we considered what jobs are most likely to be replaced by robots, we did not include supermodels. Technically, we’re still in the clear — this digital Instagram supermodel isn’t a robot, but she’s certainly not a real human, either! Shudu is the creation of photographer Cameron James-Wilson, and she’s been brought to life with computer-generated graphics. […]

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    We’re in League With This Super Cool Splatter Style DC Fan Art

    We’ve seen a lot of great fan art out there, but it’s only once in a while that a really fresh and original approach catches our eye! That’s why we’re pretty excited to feature Melissa Smith — she’s taken splatter painting digital and applied it to DC fan art. Using vivid colors and a terrific technique, […]

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    These Disney Princess Wedding Dresses Are Going to Give You So Many Ideas

    Are you constantly planning your dream wedding? Do you have a wedding coming up and want to be as extra as possible when dress shopping? Heck yeah you do! Artist Vickie Chau has come up with gorgeous Disney Princess wedding dresses for each one’s big day, with the designs tied to the cultures and eras […]

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    Plantronics Voyager 6200 UC Bluetooth Headset Review – A Great Headset for Workers on the Go

    Historically, we’ve found Plantronics‘ best products to be their office headsets — over-ear headphones with (or without!) boom mics that have noise cancellation and spectacular mics and audio quality for voices. Their best headsets have been designed for the worker who goes into the office and stays there until the workday is done. But, that describes […]