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Music: "No Two People," Danny Kaye and Jane Wyman (1952)

KTLA5's Family Film Festival ensured that Danny Kaye would be a hero of mine.


Watch funny faux augmented reality from markers and transparencies

More fantastic DIY "Aug(de)mented Reality" from Marty Cooper (aka Hombre_McSteez) who makes magic with an iPhone, magic markers, and transparent sheets of plastic.


Charli XCX music video directed by Eric Wareheim (of 'Tim & Eric Awesome Show')

Eric Wareheim's rather bizarre video for "Famous" from Charli XCX's rather excellent album Sucker.


Backchannel: computers can talk to each other with heat

A paper by Ben Gurion University researchers to be presented at a Tel Aviv security conference demonstrates "Bitwhisper," a covert communications channel that allows computers to exchange data by varying their temperature, which can be detected by target machines within 40cm.


Little girl is very upset because her grandmother said "poop"

Little kids basically are like tiny drunks. More

Local News Traffic Reporter who doesn't realize he's live: “Can I get a fish sandwich?”

Oops. Ordering fast food when you're supposed to be reporting about traffic conditions is a bad idea.


Fritz the Golden Retriever is not very good at catching food

He's learning, says his human.


Zombie vs. Drone

It's as fun as it promises to be. More

Music: "Let Me Roll It," Paul McCartney & Wings (Seattle, 1976)

I like Paul.


Watch: Indian comedians nail Seinfeld

Indian comedians nail a pitch-perfect "tribute" to TV show Seinfeld after Jerry Seinfeld's standup debut in India was recently cancelled by police due to traffic and parking concerns.


Auctioning art from an MC Frontalot video for EFF

Artist Chad Essey sez, "I'm auctioning some animation frames from the music video for Shudders I created for MC Frontalot's Question Bedtime album, with proceeds to the Electronic Frontier Foundation."


These sleek videos celebrate the art of cosplay

Professional and amateur cosplayers will spend hours, weeks, and sometimes even months recreating looks from their favorite movies, TV shows, and comics.


Hacking a laser-cutter to play real-world Space Invaders

Martin sez, "I just completed my silliest projects to date: while running the risk of turning my laser cutter into a giant fire ball I actually succeeded in turning it into a real world version of the Space Invaders game."


Living slow-motion in a regular-speed world

“Leonard (Martin Starr - "Freaks and Geeks", "Silicon Valley") exists in slow motion but lives in a regular speed world.” More

Why every new Apple MacBook that comes out needs a different goddamn charger

“Why? Because Fuck You, that's why.”


Old-school trolling: 10 classic prank calls to public access live TV hosts

Exalt in the delicious rudeness.


How to fix the global economic meltdown

“Just repeat after me: ‘I am I am I am the resurrection and life of my finances and the US economy.”


Bulldog appears to answer owner with thoughtful yes and no replies

I can't tell what's going on in this compilation, but the dog sure is cute.


Husky tempter tantrum

His owner says they go to the dog park everyday, and he still complains each time they have to leave. I love the other dogs barking at him to get over it.


Timelapse of 2 minutes of daytime darkness in 2015 total solar eclipse

This insane timelapse video shows the two minutes of darkness caused by the total solar eclipse in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands on March 20, 2015.


Video of the 2015 solar eclipse viewed above the Faroe Islands

Professor Brian Cox, Dara O'Briain and Liz Bonnin covering the 2015 solar eclipse, over the Faroe Islands.


No big deal just a bunch of piranhas swarm-feeding on fresh meat in a river

Dear god.

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Mad Max: Fury Road international trailer

Hey drone, watch out for that tree

Oops. A quadcopter meets its untimely demise. More

Brute-force iPhone password guesser can bypass Apple's 10-guess lockout

The IP Box costs less than £200 and can guess all possible four-digit passwords in 111 hours.


Here's a fellow playing the theme to 'Serial' on the accordion

Solomon Hoffman's squeezebox rendition of the "Serial" theme is wonderful. More

New Avengers: Age of Ultron TV ad makes us stoked for May 1

The new Marvel Studios film written and directed by Joss Whedon looks like it's gonna be a ton of fun. More

This Apple ad from 1996 reminds us how awful Apple's ads used to be

Voice recognition, video, VR, and 3D were all the rage in 1996. More

New high-tech glasses promise to bring color to the colorblind

A short film produced by paint manufacturer Valspar and vision aid firm EnChroma to help people with color blindness experience color for the first time. More

San Francisco Catholic church installs watering system to spray on homeless people

Saint Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco installed a sprinkler system to keep homeless people from sleeping in the doorway. [SEE UPDATE BELOW]