So you’ve come up with a killer idea, you’ve build your app and now you’re ready to set the world ablaze? The app looks amazing, it works like a charm, the design is top notch – all you’ve got to do now is sit back and watch the number of downloads skyrocket! Unfortunately, things are never that easy.
What mobile apps would the Game of Thrones characters use?
The new Iron Man 3 movie airbrushes out Tony Stark’s gripping alcoholism sub-plot. But comic books have rarely been so squeamish. These caped crusaders fought their addictions with a KA-POW!
It’s a risky business, filmmaking…
The Arc Reactor Infographic
Captain America 2, Fast & Furious 7, X-Men, Godzilla, Spider-Man and Transcendence…
12 fictional Purgatories and Heavens
We love The Fifth Element
Hardcore gamers take their games seriously. Dedicated practitioners of the art of steampunk have no problem taking it too far. When you combine the two, the results can be amazing.
…take a look back at 50 of our favourite videogame box designs…
Times were very different in 1938.
Since the early days of Pong to the rise of Angry Birds, video games have been an active part of many children’s lives. Today, the fun of picking up a controller and taking over the actions of a virtual character has moved well beyond the reach of kids as people of all ages pass time through gaming.
Covering the gamut of TV and cinema from the past to the present, here’s Rob’s rundown of the 100 finest screen monsters..
Continuing to look back at some of the best films of 2012, the year was notable for having a great roster of strong sci-fi films.
At one time, the future of airports seemed to be putting them right in the middle of the busiest parts of cities.
Board games are great way to prove your intellectual superiority to your friends. But aren’t they even better when they involve a sprawling science fiction premise? It’s no fun to wave fake money in your friend’s faces at the end of Monopoly when what you could be doing is waving the most powerful starship. If you’re going to bother conquering Earth as it is in Risk, why not conquer Earth as it will be in 2210? Clue is fun and all, but you could be solving a murder while also dealing with the conflict between your robot coding and your fascination with humans.
For our number six impressive vintage gadgets you can still buy, it would only be fitting to have workings of yesterday meet the technology gadgets of today. This is a refurbished 1940 portable radio that has been transformed into an iPod dock and charging station. Although the outside has been completely untouched, its inner workings have been upgraded to be completely compatible and functional for your iPod, including playing its tunes.