iPhone 7 Concept iPhone Essence

This iPhone 7 concept is Apple fans’ every dream come true

By about 6 mins ago.

This iPhone 7 concept is Apple fans’ every dream come true

There are realistic iPhone 7 concepts and there are not-so-realistic iPhone 7 concepts. A new concept posted recently on Behance.net by  Ukrainian designer Herman Haidin is a not-so-realistic concept in that it imagines a device that gives Apple fans just about everything they’ve ever dreamed about. It is fun to dream, however, which is why this cool concept is nonetheless worth checking out. More →

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Facebook iPhone App Battery Performance

The simplest way to improve your iPhone’s battery performance by 15%

By about 4 hours ago.

The simplest way to improve your iPhone’s battery performance by 15%

It can’t be said enough: Uninstalling the Facebook app does some wonderful things for your phone. Last week we pointed to some tests that showed uninstalling Facebook from your Android phone could improve its battery life by as much as 20% and now there are new tests that show you can get a similar battery boost by uninstalling the app from your iPhone. Specifically, The Guardian’s Samuel Gibbs has found that “uninstalling Facebook’s iOS app and switching to Safari can save up to 15% of iPhone battery life.” More →

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SYNEK Counter Top Beer Tap

This invention could completely change the way we drink beer at home

By on February 6, 2016 at 8:30 AM.

This invention could completely change the way we drink beer at home

A couple of years back, I wrote about SYNEK, an exciting Kickstarter project that had the potential to change the way we drink beer at home. Now that project has become a reality and it has the promise to bring delicious draft beer to you right in your home. More →

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Game Of Thrones First Pilot Disaster

‘Game of Thrones’ creators reveal why their original pilot was an epic disaster

By on February 5, 2016 at 10:40 PM.

‘Game of Thrones’ creators reveal why their original pilot was an epic disaster

The first episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones was a remarkable piece of television that showed the world that it was actually possible to make a TV show out of George R.R. Martin’s sprawling fantasy epic. However, things didn’t always look as good as they did in the final product, as the show’s creators recently revealed a podcast called Scriptnotes that’s hosted by screenwriters John August and Craig Mazin. More →

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Reeses Cup Oreo Filling Transfer Video

Video shows how to replace peanut butter in a Reese’s Cup with Oreo filling

By on February 5, 2016 at 10:05 PM.

Video shows how to replace peanut butter in a Reese’s Cup with Oreo filling

As I’ve mentioned countless times during my career at BGR, the Internet is a miraculous place full of wondrous things. Earlier this week I discovered Frinkiac, the incredible search engine that lets you find the still frames that correspond with any Simpsons quote you want to find. Along with the pyramids, the Sistine Chapel and the moon landing, I consider this one of humanity’s finest achievements.

While the video I’m about to show you doesn’t come close to the miracle of the ultimate Simpsons search engine, it’s definitely running a strong second place in the race for the coolest thing I’ve found on the web this week.

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Twitter Vs ISIS 125000 Accounts Shut Down

Twitter is at cyberwar with ISIS, has shut down 125,000 terrorist accounts

By on February 5, 2016 at 3:37 PM.

Twitter is at cyberwar with ISIS, has shut down 125,000 terrorist accounts

Twitter on Friday offered some interesting new information about its efforts to fight against terrorist organizations such as Islamic State, as the social networking site revealed that it has shut down over 125,000 different accounts related to terrorism since mid-2015. This sort of effort is important because ISIS in particular has proven very adept at using Twitter and other forms of social media to reach prospective recruits.  More →

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Tesla Model S Apple Watch App

Man summons his Tesla Model S using only his Apple Watch

By on February 4, 2016 at 10:30 PM.

Man summons his Tesla Model S using only his Apple Watch

For a long time I’ve been skeptical of not only the Apple Watch but of smartwatches as a whole. However, a new video posted by YouTuber Mark Schey has opened my eyes to just how incredibly cool it can be to have a mini-computer on your wrist. In short, Schey summons his Tesla Model S by only using an app on his Apple Watch. More →

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Deadpool TJ Miller Reveals Dirtiest Jokes

‘Deadpool’ actor reveals jokes that were too raunchy for the movie

By on February 4, 2016 at 6:45 PM.

‘Deadpool’ actor reveals jokes that were too raunchy for the movie

Deadpool looks like the single funniest superhero movie ever released and it’s certainly going to be the most obscene. Actor T.J. Miller, who will be playing Deadpool’s best friend Weasel in the movie, recently revealed to IGN that there were some jokes that were actually cut from the movie for being too raunchy. Warning: Not safe-for-work language to follow.

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Frinkiac Simpsons Quotes Search Engine

Amazing search engine matches every ‘Simpsons’ quote with its corresponding still frame

By on February 4, 2016 at 3:45 PM.

Amazing search engine matches every ‘Simpsons’ quote with its corresponding still frame

The Internet is a miraculous, miraculous creation. If you need any further evidence of this fact, then you need to check out the incredible new search engine called Frinkiac that can match up every quote from The Simpsons with its corresponding still frames. This means every “D’oh!” “Aye carumba!” “Okely-dokely!” and “Exccccelllent!” has been cataloged and matched up with its corresponding image from the episode where it aired.

We truly live in a time of wonders. More →

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