In this footage, you'll see a simplified but fully functional 3D version of Minecraft running on a 1MHz CPU running inside Minecraft, complete with a monochrome display. The output is running much faster than real-time—the machine running on a standard Minecraft server would get about 1 frame a week—but this is nonetheless the moon landing of virtualized insanity. Sammyuri: "yes, we will run DOOM on this hardware at some point, but projects such as these take a long time to create! After all, we are only 3 people working on this in our free time. Have patience until then :)"
If you're in the mood to slap a guy in the face with a virtual eel, then Eel Slap! (previously at Boing Boing) might be just what you need. The game is quite simple: drag the cursor across the screen to see a mysterious hand reach out and slap an unsuspecting man with an eel.… READ THE REST
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Pushpa Mangade is a "speed cuber" from Indian. She has solved a 3×3 cube in 27.9 seconds. On her Instagram feed she shows the many different ways that you can solve a Rubik's Cube. Thumbnail image: Booyabazooka, CC BY-SA 3.0. READ THE REST
Everyone knows the awful feeling; you have an important thought, but you don't have anywhere to jot it down, and before you know it the thought is gone. For those of us without a photographic memory, it's vital to be able to record our thoughts so they aren't lost forever. If you're someone who is sick of… READ THE REST
You may have hopped around and landed many jobs in your career. And while your tasks at these various gigs may have been different, you likely used Microsoft's slew of apps and programs to get them done. After all, the Microsoft Office suite contains some of the most widely used in the professional sphere. But if you're still not super… READ THE REST
We think everyone can unanimously agree that, while nature can be absolutely stunning, there's danger afoot everywhere you walk. That's not to say you're primed for becoming a tasty bear snack every time you step out of your front door (unless you're a mountain person, in which case — yikes!), but emergencies happen. When all goes south,… READ THE REST