A New Jersey high school adapted Alien for its spring play

Like something out of Rushmore or Bob’s Burgers, a group of highly-motivated students and teachers in New Jersey staged an elaborate play based on Ridley Scott’s classic science fiction film Alien earlier this week as spotted by The AV Club. It’s not your typical high school spring play. North Bergen High School’s drama club staged the More...

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By admin On Friday, March 22nd, 2019

The Windows 10 calculator will soon be able to graph math equations

Microsoft is adding a graphing mode to the Windows 10 calculator. The company made the calculator open-sourced on GitHub earlier this month and has received over thirty suggestions from contributors so far, More...

By admin On Thursday, March 21st, 2019

How League of Legends ended up on The Simpsons

The Simpsons aired an episode featuring the popular game League of Legends last Sunday, which was a strange combination of two groups that don’t often collide — esports fanatics and sitcom cartoons. The More...

By admin On Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Dyson’s new ambient lamp promises to last up to 60 years and has a USB-C port built in

Alongside today’s announcement of a new V11 cordless vacuum, Dyson also announced updates to its lighting and air purifier products. The first is the Dyson Lightcycle, its desk and floor lamp that can automatically More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

The Google Stadia game controller feels surprisingly great

Google today took the wraps off its Stadia cloud gaming platform, showing off a bold but largely untested vision of the future of gaming that involves distributing and playing software in real-time over the More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

The SEC says Elon Musk is in ‘blatant violation’ of securities fraud settlement

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says Elon Musk hasn’t made a “good faith” effort to comply with the settlement the two sides reached last year over fraud charges related to his attempt to More...

By admin On Monday, March 18th, 2019

Arizona State University released a free sci-fi anthology about the future of solar power

Over the last couple of years, organizations and companies have begun to look at science fiction in ways that go beyond mere entertainment, with writers and thinkers pointing out that genre stories can be used More...

By admin On Sunday, March 17th, 2019

The response to the deadly mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand

Limiting the spread of an attack designed to go viral Contributors: Verge Staff Image credit: Photo by Fiona Goodall/Getty Images  More...

By admin On Saturday, March 16th, 2019

Sky New Zealand yanks Sky Australia after Christchurch footage sparks outrage

When news broke of the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand that left at least 49 dead Thursday evening, I started watching Twitter. Two surprising themes stood out: people urging their social media followers More...

By admin On Friday, March 15th, 2019

Watch this supercut of Elon Musk unveiling Tesla’s new Model Y

Elon Musk took the stage at the Tesla Design Studio outside Los Angeles on Thursday evening to unveil the company’s fifth production car: a compact SUV called the Model Y. Musk padded the event with a walk More...