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Experimental Alzheimer's drug also seems to slow ageing

A drug tested on mice as a potential preventative against Alzheimer's disease had a range of unexpected anti-ageing effects.

By November 17, 2015


Tin Man Games: Re-creating Fighting Fantasy books for the digital age

Indie studio Tin Man Games has redefined adventure gamebooks for the digital age. Its upcoming title, The Warlock of Firetop Mountain, goes right back to the genre's roots.

By November 11, 2015


Robot makes prank calls via the Prankophone (Tomorrow Daily 273 show notes)

The robotic melodies from the Prankophone are likely to confuse anyone on the other end of the line, but because the tone the device creates is unique to the particular number it dials, getting a call from this contraption would be kind of special (and annoying).

By November 10, 2015


Prankophone ushers in age of robo-prank calls (Tomorrow Daily 273)

Jeff discusses a robot that makes unique prank calls, a special graphene paper that can transform when exposed to infrared heat and a world record broken by a cute Chinese robot.

November 10, 2015


In Instagram age, like and share photos, but don't forget context

Instagram co-founder Mike Krieger discusses the photo-sharing app's role in the era of social media and mobile tech. Also, he talks about why they've never seen themselves as a "photo company."

By November 3, 2015


Dragon Age Inquisition (Xbox One)

Dragon Age Inquisition isn't perfect -- but pretty close and very easily the best in the series by a wide margin.

By November 6, 2014


Age determines the transportation jobs in this sea-creature colony

New research finds that members of a group of jellyfish-like marine animals use their jets in different ways -- depending on age -- to steer the colony. No word on retirement age.

By September 2, 2015


The music of bronze-age Celts revealed through 3D printing

A bronze artefact previously thought to have been the butt of a spear has been revealed to be the mouthpiece of an ancient horn.

By September 1, 2015


Google updates logo, remaking it for the mobile age

The search giant has made big changes this summer, including the introduction of an entirely new management structure. The latest alteration: a new logo.

By September 1, 2015


PSA: Dragon Age: Inquisition's next expansion out now, new patch released

Get the single-player Descent today for $15, while new patch adds new multiplayer character and more.

By August 11, 2015