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Facebook Facial Recognition To Make Tagging Photos Easier

Tagging photos in Facebook just got a whole lot easier. A new feature expected to hit before the new year will allow for auto facial recognition to make tagging suggestions automatic.

Bathroom Fun: Sega’s New Urinal Video Game

Japan leads the industry in futuristic toilets that spray water and keep the seat warm. Now video game company Sega has taken it further and have created a game mounted into men’s public urinals! A pressure sensor in the urinal’s porcelain wall measures the stream of liquid while you do your business. A screen above the urinal displays the game in progress and then shows digital signage when not in use.

The Urkel Initiative: Waging War on Saggy Pants with the 90’s Lovable Nerd

I never quiet fully understood the attraction of saggy pants. Even as a kid I always thought that if something catastrophic ever happen and I need to run really fast,

Modern War Gear Solid Part 3 Is Here!

And now, the moment you all have been waiting for, part three of Modern War Gear Solid. This is one epic showdown as Snake and Ghost go up against Master

Nerd Reactor at JVAC Mini-Con Gallery: We Popped Our Booth Cherry

The gallery is finally up for our Nerd Reactor at JVAC Mini-Con event. It was our first booth and we had a lot of fun setting it up and enjoying

Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Food Fight Party & PlayStation vs. Capcom VGA 2010 Viewing Party Gallery & Report

The weekend is over and here’s our gallery and report for Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Food Fight Party and Sony PlayStation vs. Capcom VGA 2010 Viewing Party. Leave it up

Guitar Hero: Christmas Lights Edition

There’s no question that some people take their Christmas light decorations really serious. You see these people at the store, buying up every bulb and garland they can get their

Get Your Own Pint Size Daft Punk Tron: Legacy Figures

Straight off the Grid, Medicom announced this week that they will release figurine sets of the French electro-duo Daft Punk. The Japanese toy company will release 3 sets including 12″

Steampunk Darth Vader: Don’t Underestimate the Power of the Steam Force

Kevin Mowrer has graced us with his Darth Vader illustration done in the steampunk style. You can see the tortured soul with his eyes piercing out. If you look carefully,

Actor Leslie Nielsen Dies at 84

Actor/Comedian Leslie Nielsen is dead at 84 of pneumonia. Pneumonia may be caused by many ailments, but basically the body’s immune systems are in a weakened state causing foreign agents

Help Support a First Grader Who Is a Fellow Star Wars Fan and Nerd!

A story came across our desk today at Nerd Reactor and we felt it necessary to share it with the community as well as rally our nerd troops. Here’s the

First Spider-Man, Now Batman Has a Live Arena Show

Yes people, Batman Live will be coming to a theater near you. Well, maybe not anytime soon, but it will…eventually. The show will be on a worldwide tour starting in

Call of Duty: Modern Mario – Super Mario with Guns

In celebration of all things Call of Duty, I found this sweet looking fanart by agentscarlet. As Loyal K.N.G. points out, it reminds me more of Metal Gear Solid, especially

IndiePub Wants Indie Developers to Thrive

For some time, Consoles and PC games have been the top sellers until the introduction of the XBLA, PSN, iTune App store, and smart phones. Indie games started to get

Darth Vader and Adolf Hitler Throws it Down in an Epic Freestyle Battle Rap

What happens when the Lord of the Darkside faces off with the commander of the Third Reich? Well if you put down a dope beat and turn up the bass,

Nerd Reactor Will Be Racing It Up at the Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit Launch Party with Chiddy Bang

Tomorrow night looks to be a fun one, as we will be reporting/covering the Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit launch party. EA has been doing a tour to all the

Internet Star Vocaloid Hatsune Miku to Receive English Voice?

What is a Vocaloid some of you may ask? Vocaloids are made from a synthesizing technology with specially recorded vocals of voice actors or singers. To create a song, the

Darth Vader Approves the Samsung Galaxy S

In America, the Motorola Droid 2 cell phone was marketed with the image of R2-D2. This special R2-D2 version was bundled with various Rebel Alliance goodies like sound packs and

Awesome Pixel Animation Featuring Donkey Kong

I found this while browsing around for some tattoo ideas and it just blew me away. It has a great mix of 3d pixel graphics in real life settings. Many

Veteran’s Day 2010 – Remembering and Honoring with…DEALS

In remembering Veterans Day, 2010, we would like to thank all of the service members. Also, here is a comprised list of what Veterans can get for their day!