54 Results for

illusion

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Samsung Illusion SCH-I110 (Verizon Wireless)

The Samsung Illusion is a wholly decent midrange smartphone that won't wow you, but mostly delivers. However, there are a few flaws.

By November 28, 2011

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 28, 2011
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Mind-bending optical-illusion flat lamps look like 3D

A set of LED lamps on Kickstarter tease your mind into thinking they have 3D lamp shades.

By September 16, 2015

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Check out the best new illusions of 2015

The Neural Correlate Society has voted in its picks for the best new illusions that highlight interesting things about perception.

By June 15, 2015

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3 hours of mini golf made me fall in love

With virtual reality.

By January 31, 2016

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How CGI and old-school trickery created two towering Tom Hardy performances in one film

Cinematographer Dick Pope reveals the mix of new-fangled and classic filmmaking tricks that created Hardy's award-winning dual role in gangster movie "Legend".

By February 1, 2016

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Free will may be an illusion, study says

The idea that we make autonomous choices may be nothing more than "background noise" in our brain, according to researchers at UC Davis.

By June 22, 2014

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Baffle yourself with the best optical illusions of the year

The winners of the Best Illusion of the Year contest have been crowned, so go ahead and enjoy the confusion.

By May 20, 2014

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#TheDress becomes powerful ad for domestic violence awareness

"The only illusion is if you think it's her choice," reads a public service ad from the Salvation Army in South Africa

By March 9, 2015

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Photo-sharing app protects your pics from screenshots

A new photo-sharing app uses a common optical illusion to make your sent snaps a lot harder for the receiver to screenshot.

By October 12, 2014

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A megaphone with a sniper scope, so you can yell at individuals from far away on Tomorrow Daily

We're not kidding; Fuji Xerox actually made a 3D-printed megaphone with a scope and a laser rangefinder, so you can whisper (or yell) at people a good distance away. It's a bit odd, we admit, but it's also pretty fun to think about the potential for pranks.

By August 27, 2014