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Fly Over Stormwind City in the Warcraft Movie's Awesome VR App

For nearly 11 years, World of Warcraft gamers have soared over the Alliance Capital of Stormwind on their flying steeds, but now you can get a sneak peek of a similar scenario for Duncan Jones’ Warcraft movie for yourself, as well as a fantastic first look at the location re-imagined for the big screen. » 7/09/15 7:20am 7/09/15 7:20am

Drunk Shopping Service Seems Like a Very Bad Idea

You know what you really shouldn’t be doing while drunk? Besides driving, or texting your ex, impulsively flexing your credit card online. But some people want to bring out our worst tendencies, and so now, there’s an service that’ll text you links to shit you don’t need when you’re sloshed. » 5/18/15 5:00am 5/18/15 5:00am

What It Feels Like to Shoot With the Military’s Experimental Smart Scope

You’ve probably never fired an M4 carbine. Until a couple weeks ago, I hadn’t either. But at a recent DARPA demo day, I loaded a magazine (also a first for me), snuggled up to the deadly assault rifle, and looked through one of the most technologically advanced smart scopes ever built. Then I pulled the trigger. » 4/29/15 12:09pm 4/29/15 12:09pm

All Hell Breaks Loose In That New Winds of Winter Chapter

All your favorite characters had kind of a rough time in A Dance With Dragons, the most recent book in George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series. And judging from a chapter from the next book that's available today, their lives aren't about to get any nicer. Some super-vague spoilers ahead... » 3/20/14 5:00am 3/20/14 5:00am

New 3D app lets you imagine living inside an orbital space habitat

What would it be like to live inside an orbital space colony? A new online app lets you glimpse the possibilities. Created by author Joan Slonczewski to tie in with her new novel The Highest Frontier, Frontera 3D takes you inside a rotating cylindrical colony, similar to the O'Neill cylinders envisioned in the 1970s… » 9/19/11 2:30pm 9/19/11 2:30pm

Gorgeous visuals animate Tron: Legacy interactive iPad book app

If you're a Tron fan with an iPad, Disney Publishing has an app for you: Tron: Legacy The Complete Story is an interactive digital book app featuring not just one but two new illustrated art interpretations of the new film. Including numerous assets from the official movie, the app is both compelling material for… » 3/15/11 3:09pm 3/15/11 3:09pm