4K TVs use 30% more power, backlights and processing power to blame

November 19, 2015 1 min read


Venture into any store selling TVs today and it’s clear that HD is no longer the focus. Manufacturers want you to spend some extra cash and buy a TV capable of displaying 4K […]

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Columbia Pictures copyright claim results in own Pixels trailer being taken down

August 10, 2015 1 min read

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The new Adam Sandler movie Pixels is currently being savaged by critics and moviegoers alike with a Rotten Tomatoes score of 17%. Still, Columbia Pictures is apparently worried that someone might have interest in […]

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The Pixels movie is a terrible idea because it doesn’t understand video games

July 24, 2015 1 min read

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Pixels is out in theaters, and boy it’s getting some bad reviews. It’s currently at 19% on Rotten Tomatoes, and MovieBob’s expletive-ridden YouTube review of the film has almost topped a million views […]

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Sony wins bidding war for the first movie about emoji

July 22, 2015 1 min read


Sony needs to move quickly as there might be dueling emoji films in the near future. We kid you not.

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Pixels trailer promises a world besieged by alien video games

March 18, 2015 1 min read

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Like in Independence Day, New York will be a battleground. Unlike Independence Day: everything else.

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Which is better: AMOLED or LCD?

August 22, 2014 1 min read

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It’s not just the resolution you should look at when deciding on a new smartphone or tablet, but also the type of screen technology used. There are LCDs and AMOLEDs out there, each […]

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Nano-pixels could finally make high-res, flexible displays a reality

July 11, 2014 1 min read

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How many pixels is enough? It’s a question technology enthusiasts have been struggling with for years, but it seems the answer is simply “always more.” It looks like 1080p smartphones are about to […]

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Disney’s PixelBots dance the history of the universe

April 03, 2014 1 min read


Disney's new PixelBots can move with grace, and in their newest video dance out an elaborate retelling of the origin of life and universe itself.

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Pixelstick takes light painting to a whole new level

October 31, 2013 1 min read


Pixelstick is a fairly simple Kickstarter project that will allow backers to do light painting with unprecedented detail and all sorts of avenues for innovation.

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Pixel art all around us: From tulip fields to butterfly wings

May 27, 2013 1 min read

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Pixel art is all around us. It may have been popularized by computer graphics and, more specifically, video games, but it’s much, much more than that.

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