Drones and robots of all sizes. That's some fine, detailed artwork—titled Game of Drones—by Montreal-based visual development studio OXAN. Could even work as a great concept art for a dystopian video game set in the near future.Read more...
While Grand Theft Auto Online's creator tools are still fresh out of the package, players like rechyyy—the YouTuber behind one of the best GTA V chase videos—are already filling up their custom maps with ramps, police vehicles and rockets.Read more...
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Education channel creativeLIVE goes 24-7, because apparently there’s a demand for that
Live broadcasting hasn’t had quite the same panache since demand TV and movies via Netflix and Hulu have come on the scene. It was starting to seem like consumers preferred the power of the web, letting them watch video anytime anywhere, over the power of the broadcast. But then, a week ago&nb
It’s been four years since the launch of bitcoin and not a day goes by that crypto-currency is not mentioned in the tech press. The buzz has gone so mainstream that I regularly field questions about bitcoin from the most non-technical people in my life, many of whom heard about it on TV or rea
A couple of days ago, it looked like Mark Stanley’s “We The People” petition asking for reform of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act would fall well short of the 100,000 signatures needed to trigger a White House response. Despite a bipartisan “Day of Action” las
What’s worse than sending out the worst job application ever? Probably unknowingly hitting up the CEO of a longtime competitor with a stock recruiting message. Well, this has happened. Earlier this week Ragy Thomas, CEO and co-founder of social media management startup Sprinklr, received an in
Christmas Gift for the Kremlin: Elton John, George Michael Nesting Dolls
Mother London is sending a set of five Russian nesting dolls painted as gay British icons -- Elton John, Stephen Fry, George Michael, Graham Norton and Tom Daly --- to the Kremlin and the Russian Embassy in London in lieu of a Christmas card this year.The agency created the seven limited-edition, h
Joffrey Baratheon, how do we hate thee? Let us count the ways. That's exactly what HBO and agency 360i are counting on "Game of Thrones" fans to do with the launch of a new campaign that aims to put the series' despicable young villain in his place. Billed as the first ever "internet roast," the soc
On the same day Martha Stewart appeared on MSNBC to talk holiday gift giving, a wave of layoffs began sweeping across her company Thursday, according to three people familiar with the matter.The cuts at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia are said to affect about 100 staffers, one person close to the ma
In the midst of the holiday shopping season, New York City based Meetup is running a billboard campaign taking aim at consumerism.The billboard, a multi-panel setup, urges those walking past to "find your people," stressing the human side of the holiday season which can sometimes get lost in the rus
SEC Issues More Fines Over Magnetar Deals – and Appears to Move on
by Jake Bernstein
and Jesse Eisinger
Five years after the financial crisis, the Securities and
Exchange Commission appears to be wrapping up its investigation into more than $40
billion worth of controversial mortgage deals
by A.C. Thompson
It’s been eight years since New Orleans police officers killed
Henry Glover and incinerated his
body, leaving his charred remains in a scorched Chevy Malibu parked on the
edge of the Mississippi Rive
by Nicole Collins Bronzan
As we reported with The New York Times this week, American and British spies have infiltrated online fantasy games, thinking them ripe for use by militants. Justin Elliott joins Stephen Engelberg i
by Charles Ornstein
When HealthCare.gov and
some state-run insurance marketplaces ran into trouble with their Web sites in
October and November, they urged consumers to submit paper applications.