61 Results for



Arrests made over zombifying drug known as 'devil's breath'

Can a sniff of powder believed to be used by witches in the Middle Ages turn you into a zombie at the beck and call of your attacker? Maybe so, three arrests in Paris indicate.

By September 3, 2015


There are too many scientific studies, says scientific study

Technically Incorrect: Researchers suggest there are so many scientific papers that their contents are being rapidly forgotten.

By March 14, 2015


Microsoft celebrates iPhone 6 by denigrating Siri (again)

In a new ad to coincide with the Apple hype, Microsoft presents Siri as a sad little woman with amnesia.

By September 10, 2014


The next Humble Bundle gets amnesia courtesy of Double Fine

Double Fine is embracing its role as social video-gaming champion, and giving the public the chance to vote on what games it makes next.

By November 19, 2012


Apple's iPhone 6 and Watch reveal: Behave different

Apple didn't so much introduce new products as try to persuade people to change their behavior. Are people that malleable?

By September 9, 2014


Restoration is mind-bending Aussie sci-fi from the creator of Payload

Set in the not-too-distant future, Restoration explores the idea of consciousness as software -- and the body as a strange environment.

By July 15, 2014


Anonymous OS reportedly used by Snowden reaches version 1.0

Tails, which leaves no trace of Internet activity on computers, was reportedly used by the NSA whistle-blower in discussions with journalists.

By April 30, 2014


GLaDOS from Portal explains nuclear fusion for NASA

Ellen McLain, voice of GLaDOS in the popular game Portal, once again enters the voice-modulated fray -- this time in an educational video for NASA.

By February 28, 2014


Double Fine space sim up on Steam Early Access

Double Fine's space simulator Spacebase DF-9 is available now as a playable in-progress Alpha on Steam Early Access.

By October 16, 2013


Frictional officially unveils space horror game Soma

After a 10-day teaser campaign, Frictional Games has announced a sci-fi horror title inspired by the fictional SCP Foundation for culling pseudo-realistic supernatural reports.

By October 14, 2013