Category Archives: games

NaturalVision Evolved – the latest and most impressive of many mods applied to Grand Theft Auto V in the seven years since its release.

Optimising modern graphics chipsets, the mod – which you can support here, should you feel inclined – upgrades shades, textures, models, and rendering throughout, resulting in a near filmic experience

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Central Perk LEGO too mainstream for you?

How about a Jean-Michel Basquiat themed UNO set? A collectible 112-card collaboration between Mattel and global artists’ agency Artestar available online from Macy’s (but only shipping to addresses in the US).

Destined for the resale market at multiples of the RRP.

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A Rubik’s Cube solving robot built by MIT mechanical engineering student Ben Katz and electrical engineering student Jared Di Carlo of MIT.

Don’t blink as the machine solves the puzzle in a world record beating 0.38 seconds: first in real time, then at 0.25x speed, in case you missed it, then 0.003x speed, in case you missed that.

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