Monthly Archives: July 2017

Fanmade Yu-Gi-Oh AR Game Makes Your Anime Dreams a REALITY

It’s time to d-d-d-d-d-d-d-duel! Coming in at the height of what we’ll call the "2000s Japanese Collectible Toy Tie-In Anime Boom", Yu-Gi-Oh! has taken its place as a proper nostalgia touchstone, emerging from other Pokemon-like pretenders as a compelling universe and … Continue reading

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Future Fashion Statement? New Material Generates Power from Human Motion

Vanderbilt University researchers developed an ultra-thin system that can harvest energy from the slightest of human motions — even sitting. Made from materials five thousand times thinner than a human hair, the technology may someday be woven into clothing to … Continue reading

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The FDA Wants Cigarettes to Lose Most of Their Nicotine

On Friday, FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb announced some new cigarette and vaping regulations that the agency will put into place over the next few months or years. One of the biggest: the addictive component of cigarettes will have to go … Continue reading

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A Microsoft Font Really Did Take Pakistan’s Prime Minister Down

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will resign his position immediately following a landmark decision by his country’s Supreme Court. Sharif has been under fire since last year, when leaked documents appeared to show his family had hidden wealth in shell … Continue reading

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Hadouken! Flamethrower Gloves Let You Blast Street Fighter Fireballs With Every Punch

Hacker Allen Pan built a pair of custom gloves featuring a butane dispenser, parts from an electric arc lighter, and a motion sensor that automatically trigger a terrifying blast of fire with every detected punch. Read more… from Gizmodo http://ift.tt/2hgZ6kF … Continue reading

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Japan’s first private rocket launch is a partial success

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) hasn’t made a secret of their spaceflight ambitions; they aim to put humans on the moon before China. But private spaceflight is also reaching new heights (literally) in the country. On Sunday, Momo, a … Continue reading

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Another black eye for Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo is trying to fix its battered reputation. The latest scandal won’t help. The bank said late Thursday it is “extremely sorry” for charging as many as 570,000 customers for car insurance they didn’t need. An internal review by … Continue reading

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