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'The Big Lebowski' goes 8-bit in video game reimagining

The folks at CineFix have dreamed up a retro video game around the classic Coen brothers film, and it's got bowling, an angry John Goodman, and enough White Russians to appease the most devout Lebowskians.

By January 23, 2014

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Faster airline boarding? It could be in the bag

New research from Clarkson University focuses on carry-on bags as the key to getting passengers onto planes faster. Bonus: it could mean less jockeying for precious overhead space.

By January 10, 2014

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Spacesuit of the future could power gadgetry with body heat

Researchers at Kansas State are investigating how the difference in temperature between body heat and a spacesuit's cooling garment could run the suit's electronics.

By December 3, 2013

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Yum! Tuck into this 12-course meal in a can

On the menu: Kobe beef, French onion soup, roast pork belly, and a whole lot more. You don't even need a can opener.

By August 9, 2013

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Game Dev Tycoon out-pirates the pirates

When Greenheart Games released game dev sim Game Dev Tycoon, it simultaneously released its very own pirated version — with an extra feature to expose the pirates.

By April 30, 2013

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Nintendo releases a bevy of new and old games on its 3DS

The game-maker harkens back to the '90s by releasing old hits -- such as The Legend of Zelda, Donkey Kong Country, and Yoshi's Island -- on its 3D handheld console.

By April 17, 2013

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New Zelda, Mario games coming to 3DS

Nintendo has announced a line-up of new games coming for the 3DS and Wii U, including a brand new Legend of Zelda title.

By April 17, 2013

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The world may be cloud-crazy, but Outlook for Mac is stuck on Earth

Everything is moving to the cloud, it seems -- everything but Outlook for Mac. Aside from email, the program is largely isolated from cloud services offered by Apple, Google and even Microsoft itself. Not good.

By August 13, 2012

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Watch NASA's live coverage of Mars rover landing

The big Curiosity rover, on a $2.5 billion science mission, arrives on the Red Planet Sunday evening with a most audacious maneuver.

By August 5, 2012

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Three iPad apps offer very different views of the world

Google Earth's familiar info-laden maps can't match the quality and resolution of National Geographic World Atlas HD nor the personalized geophotography of the free Stuck on Earth.

By June 19, 2012