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People Building "Blockchain City" in Wyoming Scammed by Hackers

CityDAO -- the group that bought 40 acres of Wyoming in hopes of "building a city on the Ethereum blockchain" -- announced this week that its Discord server was hacked and members' funds were successfully stolen as a result. From a report: "EMERGENCY.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotJan 14th, 2022

Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs unveils MechaFight Club NFT game

Irreverent Labs aims to change the game industry with some very fancy looking chickens. Born from the mind of Voodoo PC founder Rahul Sood, the Seattle-based blockchain game company has unveiled its first game: MechaFightClub. The characters are mech.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated News2 hr. 46 min. ago

GDC: Game devs focus on unionization, fighting toxicity, and adopting blockchain/metaverse

The GDC has released its annual developer survey and found growing support for unionization and the fight against toxicity. The GDC has released its annual developer survey and found growing support for unionization and the fight against toxicity.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated News2 hr. 46 min. ago

‘Mass demand’ is building for cloud-native security, Aqua CEO says

Aqua Security CEO Dror Davidoff said that last year was a "turning point" for enterprise interest around cloud-native security technologies. Aqua Security CEO Dror Davidoff said that last year was a "turning point" for enterprise interest around.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated News2 hr. 46 min. ago

Big Questions about Space, Time, Neandertals, Psychedelics and Reality

Why salamanders are so strange, why people jump to conclusions, and more in our February 2022 issue -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com.....»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News2 hr. 46 min. ago

Concept imagines new iOS design that shows why someone needs to call you in 2022

Phone calls are usually annoying and most people try not to answer, rather than picking up a random caller. With iMessage and many social networks, why would someone try to reach you with a call? With that in mind, a designer created a concept to im.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 48 min. ago

Three Large Studies Show COVID Vaccines Fight Omicron - With Booster Shots

"Three studies released Friday offered more evidence that COVID-19 vaccines are standing up to the omicron variant, at least among people who received booster shots," reports the Associated Press: They are the first large U.S. studies to look at vac.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 21 min. ago

2022 Could Be a Turning Point In the Study of UFOs

In 2021, there was an upsurge in peculiar sightings reported, thanks to people with smartphones or other video gear that captured these strange glimmers in the sky. In 2022, UAP will get more attention from both the scientific community and the feder.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 20 min. ago

Get building with these awesome Lego sets

Lego sets deliver a fun way to combine imagination, with the worlds that children see in other games, movies, books, or television series. From Harry Potter to Minecraft, to outer space, there are hundreds of different Lego sets from which to choos.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

This DualSense One-Handed Adapter Is a Response To One Of PlayStation"s Biggest Oversights

YouTuber Akaki Kuumeri has created a 3D-printed adapter, allowing players to play games with a DualSense controller using just one hand.When Microsoft released the Xbox Adaptive Controller in 2018, it allowed people with disabilities to play games mo.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

8 Houseplants to Keep You Healthy this Winter

Winter has arrived and freezing outdoor temperatures have forced many people to spend an extended amount of time indoors. This can leave your home feeling stale, causing allergies and other illnesses such as the flu to occur. Purify your home during.....»»

Category: topSource:  tapscapeRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

Build-A-Bear wants to help you get laid

We knew those Build-A-Bear people had to be freaks.The mall and children's birthday party mainstay has launched a new product line with a description that frankly just sounds kind of dirty. "HeartBox" is a series of gift boxes that contain tchotchkes.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

Hooked on "Wordle"? You"re really going to hate "Absurdle".

If you've been anywhere near Twitter recently, you've likely seen people posting screenshots of cheery little grids filled with green, yellow, and grey boxes.The phenomenon relates to a daily game called Wordle created by software engineer Josh Wardl.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

Bill Murray delights with a surprise musical performance in NYC park

Bill Murray strikes again. Known for his public shenanigans, actor Bill Murray gave an impromptu musical performance in New York City's Washington Square Park on Wednesday afternoon......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

New York City"s mayor really wants you to think he"s getting paid in bitcoin

No, Eric Adams is not getting his salary in bitcoin.The newly inaugurated mayor of New York City raised eyebrows back in November when he promised to take his "first THREE paychecks in Bitcoin," and a Thursday press release titled "Mayor Adams to Rec.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

The best dating apps for lesbians and gay women

Online dating as a lesbian, for the most part, still involves having your space invaded by straight people.The heteronormative weirdness got so alienating that lesbians began turning to TikTok as a means of meeting other single lesbians — .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

Trapped air pollution is the secret ingredient of these sustainable tiles

Black carbon is one of the heaviest air pollutants and a significant health threat for people living in urban areas. Working towards a cleaner future, Mumbai-based studio Carbon Craft Design lock captured black carbon inside tiles. At the moment, a s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

SharePlay lets you watch TikToks with your friends at the same time. Here"s how.

Apple SharePlay is a fun new feature that enables people on FaceTime to watch videos or listen to music together. With synced playback and shared controls, it really feels like you're experiencing it at the same time. SharePlay, which is currently on.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News20 hr. 20 min. ago

Google Labs starts up a blockchain division

Google Labs tackles "high-potential, long-term projects," and that includes blockchain. Enlarge (credit: Sean Gallup | Getty Images) Here's a fun new report from Bloomberg: Google is forming a blockchain division. The news com.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News22 hr. 53 min. ago

Missouri Highway Patrol Mistakenly Sends Batman-themed Alert

The Missouri State Highway Patrol alert sent cellphones blaring statewide: Authorities in Gotham City, Missouri, were searching for a purple and green 1978 Dodge 3700GT. From a report: But there is no Gotham City, Missouri, and the car referenced was.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022

Google Labs Starts Up a Blockchain Division

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: Here's a fun new report from Bloomberg: Google is forming a blockchain division. The news comes hot on the heels of a Bloomberg report from yesterday that quoted Google's president of commerce as.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 21st, 2022