Analysis of iDesktop in depth, the Windows desktop on your iPad

On this occasion we will analyze iDesktop in depth, a service to enjoy a virtual desktop in the cloud and that comes in freemium format for all types of users. For a long time I wanted an application that would allow me to control Windows from my iPad, now is the time. With the new…

Forgotten Blueprints Reveal a Late Tweak to the Statue of Liberty’s Torch Arm

One of 22 newly recovered design drawings of the Statue of Liberty from French engineer Gustave Eiffel.Image: Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Recently restored sketches of the Statue of Liberty suggest French engineer Gustave Eiffel, who was brought in to help with the project, had a different vision for the monument’s upraised arm. Advertisement In…

Rocket Lab proves it can recover a rocket in mid-air

[embedded content] Next, Rocket Lab will attempt to recover a full Electron first stage following a launch. It won’t pull that from the air but will retrieve the rocket stage after it lands in the ocean. A parachute will help slow its descent, and like previous versions, it will include instrumentation to “inform future recovery…

ESPN will broadcast and stream ‘League of Legends’ spring playoffs

ESPN’s 12-hour esports marathon was just the start of its return to live competitive gaming. The broadcaster and Riot Games have reached a deal that will stream the League of Legends Championship Series Spring Split Playoffs live on ESPN2 or the ESPN app, starting with a match between 100 Thieves and TSM today (April 8th)…

Black Panther’s Epic Space Opera Became a Story About the Power of Memory

Black Panther unleashing a blast of kinetic energy.Image: Ryan Bodenheim, Michael Garland, Joe Sabino (Marvel) Ta-Nehisi Coates’ current run on Black Panther thrust the nation of Wakanda into the far reaches of space and turned T’Challa into a resistance fighter in the midst of an epic war, the likes of which no one on Earth had…

Exploring the slow-burning surrealism of ‘The Gateway Trilogy’

There are six episodes in The Dream Machine, all released between 2010 and 2017. It feels like the game that Gustafsson used to fantasize about building, mechanically complex and narratively rich. It’s infused with surreal imagery and paranoid conspiracy, following a newly married man on a journey through the psychedelic landscapes generated by his neighbors’…

Nintendo Promises the Switch Shortage Will End Soon

Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) If you’re like a lot of folks who considered buying a Nintendo Switch to help pass the time while quarantined, you’ve probably noticed that Nintendo’s incredibly popular console has pretty much been sold out across the country for the past couple weeks. Advertisement Currently, if you take a look at some…

Stadia Pro is free for two months starting today

It took a while, but Google is finally making it easier for people to check out Stadia. Starting today, people in 14 countries around the world will be able to sign up for two free months of Stadia Pro. The full list is as follows: the US, UK, Canada, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,…

10 X-Files Episodes to Watch That Are Still Scary as Hell

“Home” has been traumatizing X-Files fans since it first aired in 1996.Image: Fox These are strange days we’re living in, which makes it the perfect time to revisit The X-Files, available on Hulu. Lately, we’ve been focusing our binge-watch efforts on the monster-of-the-week episodes that scared us so bad we might as well say they…

Adobe Releases a Free Coloring Book So You Can Color Through It

Coloring books, which enjoyed a huge reconnaissance a few years ago before dying off again, are poised to take one last victory lap as the perfect stress reliever for quarantine life. A little creativity can go a long way toward improving mental health, so Adobe has created a free digital coloring book with the help…

Snapchat is facing outages in the US and Europe

Much to the woe of teens across the US and Europe, Snapchat is currently down in parts of the world. According to DownDetector, there was a surge in people reporting issues using the app at around 10:30AM, following widespread problems in the early hours of Wednesday morning. We’re aware many Snapchatters are having trouble using…