Australian Brush Fires Photographed From Space

View this image › Twitter: @Cmdr_Hadfield / Via nasa.gov This image released yesterday shows massive amount of smoke drifting up from Australia’s wildfires. View this image › Twitter: @Cmdr_Hadfield Photographer and International Space Station Commander Chris...

Google Chromecast: Expectations Versus Reality

View this image › When Google announced the Chromecast TV device yesterday, this is what viewers saw: a man holding a dongle. The clear message was that this is different — it’s not like an Apple TV or a Roku. It’s smaller. Smarter. It plugs into the side of your TV,...

A Touchscreen Keyboard You Don’t Even Have To Look At

Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=YuLFcZ0O05M. Fleksy claims to have “probably the most powerful text prediction engine,” which might be true but distracts from the fact that it’s very similar in operation to a run-of-the-mill iOS or Android autocorrect...

Horse_Ebooks: The Dril Question

View this image › Horse_ebooks, the most visible outgrowth of Weird Twitter, was today revealed as a long-running art project by a BuzzFeed employee (though not on the editorial side) and his friend, Thomas Bender. Many had suspected that the account was no longer a...