Lo, The Incredible Artwork of Exodus, Revealed In Before And After Pics

What Exodus may have lacked in script and casting, it made up for in spectacle. The plagues and ancient temples were insane. Behold the magic in these before and after wipes. » 1/26/15 4:11pm 1/26/15 4:11pm

From Sexting to Sacraments: How Mobile Apps Are Taking on Religion

At this point, our entire lives could be boiled down into a series of apps. Schedules, diets, friends, family, play—it's all there in a set of brightly colored, easy-to-digest icons that have come to define the way we see ourselves. And though it may be hard to reconcile, even religion is no more than a Google Play or… » 4/06/14 12:00pm 4/06/14 12:00pm

Even I Would Read the Bible If It Were This Pretty

Despite having grown up in the Bible Belt, I'm not terribly religious. Sure, I still go to our quaint little Episcopal church with my mom on holidays but, if you asked me what happens in the Book of Revelation, I'd be dumbfounded. Unless I had an app like this. » 2/13/14 7:00pm 2/13/14 7:00pm

How the Bible Is Helping Crack Your Passwords

The Bible might not be quite the good book it claims to be. According to an Ars Technica report on the future of password cracking, the holy book is being employed to help crack passwords to great effect. » 10/09/13 6:30am 10/09/13 6:30am

Ben Franklin Wanted to See What Our 21st Century Lives Are Like

Do you ever lie awake at night wondering what the world will look like in two or three hundred years? Ben Franklin did. And he thought that by the 21st century not only would humanity have some absurdly cool gadgets, men might live to be over 900 years old. » 6/19/13 5:08pm 6/19/13 5:08pm

Your Hotel Bible Is Now a Kindle

The Hotel Indigo in Newcastle, UK, is much like any other hotel: expensive mini bar, pointless shower caps, and bed sheets that take 10 minutes to get under. Until you peer into the beside table that is, becasue, in the place of a bible, there's a Kindle waiting to be read. » 7/02/12 10:40am 7/02/12 10:40am

What if Your Birthday Was on Monday Every Year?

So the Gregorian calendar is kind of a pain, right? Thirty days has September, April, June… and all that? Who can even remember that? Most of it doesn't even rhyme. » 1/02/12 7:20pm 1/02/12 7:20pm

iPad on Easter Sunday

Some fanboys may have assumed that yesterday marked the rebirth of their savior, but many more believers celebrate that notion today. Fortunately, the two aren't mutually exclusive. » 4/04/10 2:30pm 4/04/10 2:30pm

The Bible(s) Hits the iPhone

We expected to see our share of social networking apps, sports programs and games in the iTunes App Store today, but one thing that we underestimated was the sheer amount of Bible software that would be available at launch. Really. While other faiths seem left in the dark, Christian software design firms showed up in… » 7/10/08 2:50pm 7/10/08 2:50pm

Time for the Word Catholic Clock

Okay, this may be my hardest feat of the day. I am going to attempt to inform you about this clock without offending a single Catholic. The Time of the Word clock is a simple digital clock that includes a 4-line LCD screen that will display 380 different bible verses. One verse will display for an hour at a time. This… » 6/16/06 4:37pm 6/16/06 4:37pm