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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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Facebook's WhatsApp isn't opening up, much to developers' chagrin

WhatsApp's cofounder claims the company is focused on promising the best experience for users, even to the detriment of interoperability with other services.

By March 25, 2015

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No loud tour guide here: A travel experience especially for introverts

A Los Angeles-based globetrotter organizes "the first travel experience for introverts by introverts." That means 10 days with other people, but single rooms and plenty of time to recharge.

By February 10, 2015

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George Lucas: Who'd a thought cat videos would be a thing?

In an interview at the Sundance Film Festival, the "Star Wars" creator wonders what the world is coming to. Especially the online world.

By January 30, 2015

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Monument Valley shows free-to-play is not the only way

Monument Valley developer Ustwo has published an infographic showcasing the mobile game's success and a profit of $4.5M since the game's launch.

By January 15, 2015

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Soderbergh remixes '2001: A Space Odyssey', says Kubrick would 'dig digital'

The "Ocean's Eleven" and "Traffic" director says the sci-fi classic has never looked better than on Blu-ray.

By January 15, 2015

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Holy photo! There are 2,000 rabbis in that selfie

Orthodox rabbis attending an annual conference take their traditional group picture the newfangled way, with a giant selfie stick, a wide-angle lens and a drone to capture the whole thing.

By November 24, 2014

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The Sailor's Dream takes you on an oneiric sea voyage

The Sailor's Dream from developer Simogo is a journey of exploration, discovery, song and sea.

By November 5, 2014

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How Siri is this? A yoga mat that talks to you

You've always wanted an artificially intelligent yoga mat, haven't you? Here's SmartMat, a yoga mat with a nice Siri-like yoga teacher whispering "downward dogs" to you.

By September 30, 2014

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Wired at the Western Wall, where smartphones heighten the holy

Even the ancient city of Jerusalem has been transformed by tech, as visitors to holy sites turn to mobile devices to reach out to God.

By August 26, 2014