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Weird, realistic dog dummies could assist veterinary colleges (Tomorrow Daily 376 show notes)

SynDaver already makes fake corpses for medical professionals to practice their techniques on, so why not dogs, too?

By 8 June 2016


VR parachuting is the future, and the height of weirdness

You're flying majestically through the air, all without getting in a plane. But to people around you, you look like a human energy pod from "The Matrix." Welcome to the future of virtual reality.

By 3 June 2016


Weird Kickstarter video stars engineers playing the role of themselves

Technically Incorrect: Orfeo claims to be the only headset you'll ever need. But its promotional video is, well, bizarre. Can engineers act? Please judge for yourself.

By 12 May 2016


A Trump-inspired pie, and other weird pizza news of the week

From pizza boxes made of pizza to Trump-hand-sized slices, things got more than a little cheesy.

By 8 May 2016


Weird contraption turns your hoverboard into a hover-seat

When standing on a hoverboard just takes too much effort, you can turn to the seated comfort of the Hoverboard Cart attachment.

By 21 April 2016


This weird trick can free up gigabytes of space on your iPhone

Whoa! This unusual (and risk-free) hack can free up hundreds of megabytes, or maybe even a couple gigabytes.

By 31 March 2016


The 404 Show 1655: Is Quantum Break good? Tesla Model 3; weird hobbies (podcast)

Today Russ and Jeff take a look at Quantum Break, the unique videogame and TV show hybrid. They'll also contemplate joining the Tesla Model 3 waiting list and discuss a few weird analog hobbies.

By 2 April 2016


Actor Shawn Ashmore feels weird about you killing his character in Quantum Break

The hero of Quantum Break explains how the game blends interactive and live-action elements, and why it's unlike anything you've ever played before.

1 April 2016


The weird, wonderful world of Alexa easter eggs

Amazon's virtual assistant has no shortage of secret geek cred -- if you know what to ask her.

By 25 March 2016


The 404 Show 1654: The weird Internet; 10 Cloverfield Lane, Julie Rubicon, VR (podcast)

Justin Yu is back again this week to give us a spoiler-free quick review of 10 Cloverfield Lane and a strange Facebook story called Julie Rubicon. Plus we get a live demo of the Here Active Listening earbuds.

By 19 March 2016