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Monument Valley: on sacred geometry and a game for everyone

ustwo has created a work of art in its Escher-inspired puzzle game, Monument Valley. Designer Ken Wong gives CNET an inside look at where it came from.

By April 8, 2014

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This is what your home on Mars could look like

NASA JPL and Makerbot have announced the winners of their Thingiverse Mars Base challenge to design and 3D print a human habitat for the Red Planet.

By August 18, 2014

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Disney balances irregular objects for a perfect spin

Disney Research has developed an algorithm that allows them to perfectly balance irregular objects and to turn them into spinning tops.

By August 11, 2014

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Tomb Raider devs' indie move: Order of Souls

A group of former Eidos and Ubisoft devs have gone rogue, creating their own indie studio and a brand new game designed to bring a full RPG experience to mobile.

By July 24, 2014

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Multiplayer gets weirdly mesmerising with Push Me Pull You

Four-player Push Me Pull You is one of the strangest -- and most mesmerising -- gaming experiences we've ever clapped eyes on.

By July 20, 2014

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Origami unfolds a new world of shape-shifting electronics

Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.

By May 22, 2014

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Best iOS apps honoured in 2014 Apple Design Awards

Apple has announced the winners of its 2014 Design Awards, with a list of 12 spectacular apps that represent the best on the iTunes app store.

By June 3, 2014

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Amazon releases new TenMarks math education app for Kindle

The company plays catchup with Apple on the education front with its recently acquired education app's debut on the Kindle Fire tablet.

By June 2, 2014

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Soap bubbles used to explore mathematical singularities

Films of soap with complex shapes can be used to model and understand mathematical singularities across a range of fields.

By May 27, 2014

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My life with a curved TV: Week 2

After a fortnight with Samsungs's top-of-the-line curved TV in my living room, I'm closer to understanding these strange, unasked-for variations on traditional flat televisions. Spoiler: They're not as warped as I first thought.

By May 27, 2014