How to Speed Up a Slow, Aging iPhone or iPad

Apple's rumored to announce a new iPhone next week, and some of you may be tempted to shell out for the newest one—especially if your old beater is acting slow, crashing, and generally misbehaving. Here are a few ways to speed it up so you can save a few bucks. » 9/04/13 5:24pm 9/04/13 5:24pm

This Guy Beat Ocarina of Time In Less Than Twenty Minutes. Record!

Ah, speed-runners who do the impossible. A few days ago, the world record for beating Ocarina of Time was nineteen minutes and twenty seconds according to Zelda Speed Runs. Then, noted speed-runner Cosmo Wright came along and beat the game in a record nineteen minutes and fifteen seconds—and you can watch him do it… » 8/23/13 1:00pm 8/23/13 1:00pm

Can Your Network Handle The "Optimal" Xbox One Experience?

Along with today's clarification of the online requirements of the Xbox One, Microsoft also gave us an internet speed target: "For an optimal experience, we recommend a broadband connection of 1.5Mbps." That doesn't seem unreasonable. Let's see how we do! » 6/06/13 8:13pm 6/06/13 8:13pm

Solving a 5x5 Rubik's Cube in Under Seven Minutes Isn't Impressive,…

Demonstrating the memorization and motor skills of some sort of humanoid robot, Hungary's Marcell Endrey spends three and a half minutes getting to know a scrambled 5x5 Rubik's Cube, slips on a blindfold, and solves it in just over four minutes.


Not only did Endrey break the world speed record for solving a scrambled … » 4/30/12 12:00pm 4/30/12 12:00pm