Is your surgeon a gamer? He probably should be.

For years, the US Department of Health and Human Services has distributed brochures like this one to people who are considering surgery. The packets are full of things you need to know and questions you should ask your surgeon before going under the knife. » 10/25/11 11:00am 10/25/11 11:00am

How to Tronify your life from every angle

Disney is making it possible to turn every aspect of your material existence into a Tron-style gamescape. Behold Tron caps, chair, light-up sweatshirts, wiis controls, iphone light disc holders, Playstations and sneakers! » 7/23/10 8:00am 7/23/10 8:00am

What Is This Strange Dystopian Disneyversese

A few weeks ago, concept art surfaced of a strange and distant land, a bizarre vision of a Dystopian Disneyverse that threw gamers into a frenzy with rumors that this might be for a Wii game. Could this be true? » 8/30/09 3:00pm 8/30/09 3:00pm

7 Virtual Reality Technologies That Actually Work

So far, virtual reality has mostly been a colossal disappointment. But VR has had its share of breakthroughs and innovative applications. Here are seven VR technologies that work, and that may yet point the way to truly successful virtual reality. » 6/12/09 3:43pm 6/12/09 3:43pm

U.S. Military To Be 30 Percent Robotic In Twelve Years

Click to viewThe U.S. military is being taken over by robots. Clearing buildings, recovering unexploded munitions and searching for bombs are some of the deadliest tasks a soldier can face in Iraq, and most of them can be done by robots. Plus, the Pentagon has plans to introduce even more robotic troops into military… » 8/06/08 8:00am 8/06/08 8:00am

The Future of an Ancient Idea

No matter what we do, the idea of teledildonics just won't go away. Everybody wants to figure out how to put their thinger in somebody else's thinger via bluetooth or TCP/IP or port 1337. Or, apparently, via the Wii. Check out these lovely new attachments for the Wiimote, created by a group at Bauhaus University in… » 7/09/08 5:20pm 7/09/08 5:20pm

Clone Wars Video Game Brings You Sith Witches

The Star Wars: Clone Wars Wii and Ninetndo DS video game brings us a spin-off from a spin-off, bringing us even more details about the space between the second and third Star Wars prequels. But the story of our heroes battling "Sith witches" sounds like something from the drunken pitch master. Click through for more… » 6/23/08 12:53pm 6/23/08 12:53pm

Fragged by Your Granny

Senior citizens are finding new addictions in their old age to replace knitting, drinking, and smoking. Dozens of homes for the elderly across the country now carry Wiis, and grandmas are hooked. Instead of gathering in their community's living rooms to watch Wheel of Fortune, they're lining up to get their shot at… » 12/03/07 2:00pm 12/03/07 2:00pm