Anti-piracy dolts gobble up content with "pixels" DMCA takedowns


Several Vimeo members whose videos had "pixels" in the title are victims of the latest overly broad DMCA takedown request by Entura International, working on behalf of Sony's summer schlockbuster Pixels. Read the rest

“Pixels” movie is sexist pile of crap


You don't need the Bechdel test to call this movie a boy's club dud. Read the rest

Apple Watch's pixels magnified


Retinal neuroscientist Bryan Jones shot a series of beautiful, mesmerizing photos revealing the pattern taken by the Watch's LED subpixels—and other components of the tiny display.

…the biggest advancement for wearables aside from the Taptic Engine is the capacitive component or pressure sensitive, touch screen component of the display which I revealed through a bright indirect fiber optic light illumination. You can see the contact elements as orange dots over the red, green and blue sub pixels.

A commenter writes that blue is bigger because blue LEDs degrade quicker. Read the rest

Website claims to fix "stuck" pixels


JScreenFix purports to repair pixels stuck on a certain color using nothing more than javascript and HTML. Read the rest

Pixelated furniture

Design Milk offers a roundup of pixelated furniture and home accessories that one may buy, such as this "Do Lo Rez" Ron Arad rug depicting a serious industrial accident in Minecraft. Read the rest