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English v3.31 Released

If you’ve been using heavily patched, older versions of the English language, you’ll be pleased to know that a completely updated and revised edition just entered beta testing. One reviewer at The Register thinks that it’s great: Just downloaded the beta version of English V3.31, and I have to say I am very excited about it. [...]

The Bodacious Letter B

Always a bridesmaid and never a bride, B is the also-ran, the second best, the afterthought, the sidekick to the alphaletter A. When things fall apart, we go to Plan B; we’ll watch B-movies with B-list actors on basic cable if we can’t fall asleep; we’ll pass on grade-B meats and eggs and B-rated bonds. Despite [...]

SETI releases alien-hunting Android app

SetiQuest Explorer is currently in a private beta stage and will be available on the iPhone this summer. “We want to tap into the brain power of the w…

Star Trek Communicator Cell Phone Prototype by Nokia

TechEBlog spotted an ultra-rare Star Trek Communicator cell phone by Nokia that is “intended to simulate the iconic voice comms devices of the original TV series.” A working cellphone made in the form of a Star Trek communicator. This is one of 14 numbered prototypes distributed internally at Nokia in 2008. I bought it on eBay [...]

Wii Spray

Graffiti + Nintendo Wii = Wii Spray. Wii Spray Stencil – Beta from Martin Lihs on Vimeo. I hope this makes it to stores in the near future, because I would like to give these guys some money. Plus, you know.. virtual grinder tags: thanks to the guys from Stairs to Nowhere from the tip-off!