Ralph McQuarrie Is Star Wars, and This Mini Doc Proves It

The internet is understandably excited about the new Star Wars trailer. I have no problems considering myself a mega ultra super fan. I've made pilgrimages to conventions around the country and seeing new live-action Star Wars footage that isn't the prequels is really exciting. But there's one name that's been… » 11/30/14 9:00pm 11/30/14 9:00pm

The Netherlands' Tallest Church Looks Even More Amazing From a Drone

Aerial drone videos, for better or worse, are here to stay, but it's difficult to be too upset about this filming technique's unchecked adoption when it captures video like this. Dutch filmmakers Jelte Keur and Reinout van Schie filmed the tallest church in the Netherlands, and the results are breathtaking. » 11/23/14 9:00am 11/23/14 9:00am

Come Co-Work With the Gizmodo Gang at the Home of the Future, May 17-21

You're sitting at your computer. At work. Reading this post. Take a look around—what do you see? There's a whole lot of wiggle room where the word "office" is concerned, and, from May 17th to the 21st, we'd love for you to come on over and get connected at Gizmodo's Home of the Future. » 5/12/14 9:59am 5/12/14 9:59am

Save the Date: The Gizmodo Home of the Future is May 17-21

When you try to imagine what it will be like to live in the future, you might imagine flying cars, robotic butlers, or floating beds. Will we grow our own food? Will TVs still exist? How will we turn the lights on? Seriously, what will our future homes look and feel like? In a few weeks, Gizmodo—with the help and… » 4/29/14 5:31pm 4/29/14 5:31pm

Steve Wozniak Surprises Girl with Mac Delivery, Happy Girl Freaks Out

Steve Wozniak just sent this fun stunt caught on video a few years ago: Watch him deliver a Mac to Emma, a girl who freaks out when she realizes her idol is at the door carrying her new computer. As Emma's father says in the video: "This is like having your lightbulbs delivered by Thomas Edison." He's totally right. … » 3/30/14 7:47pm 3/30/14 7:47pm

How to Stalk the Gizmodo Staff on Twitter

As you may know, Gizmodo's been going through some serious changes. The site design, yes, but also in terms of design coverage and getting to the core of how our surroundings shape our lives. We're still the same straightforward and occasionally snarky Giz to the core, but in opening our arms to new ideas we've also… » 10/08/13 3:00pm 10/08/13 3:00pm

Everything You Need to Know After Buying the HTC One

It's here! It's finally here! It's – all right, settle down. Sure you're excited. You've read the reviews. You might even be a seasoned Android connoisseur. But it always helps to be extra prepared for enjoying a truly awesome new phone. So whether you own it already or don't, here are the five steps for getting the… » 4/25/13 3:59pm 4/25/13 3:59pm

Win the Best Keyboard Cover for Getting Real Work Done

It's getting to the point where you can start doing some actual work on your tablet. If you're on the train heading to the office or just ducked out for a latte, it's nice to sit for a minute, play Temple Run, and write up some ideas for that book you've been trying to self-publish since college. You know, before your… » 4/25/13 7:59am 4/25/13 7:59am