Posts Tagged: tetris

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Philadelphia Just Broke The World Record For The Largest Game Of ‘Tetris’ On The Side Of A Skyscraper

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Last night Philadelphia broke the world record for the largest game of Tetris ever, and we had someone UPROXX-adjacent at the scene.

Ant Man

Funny, Sexy, And Awesome Cosplay Of The Week

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It's that time of the week when we post a mixed bag of intriguing cosplay we've spotted recently. Some sexy, some funny, and some awesome.

AMBLYOPIA

Playing Tetris Helps Treat A Tricky Vision Problem. SCIENCE!

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Robert Hess and his team at McGill University have found a shockingly-fast treatment for Amblyopia that we can totally get behind: playing Tetris.

ANIMATIONS

Stop Motion Tetris Chalk Art

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Artist Chris Carlson creates an impressive stop-motion Tetris animation -- using nothing but chalk.

Gaming

Pumpktris: The Playable Tetris Pumpkin

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Pumpktris is a fully playable version of Tetris built into a pumpkin, with 128 LEDs for the display and the stem serving as a controller.

APPLE

80s Nintendo Power Once Told Steve Wozniak To Get Lost And Take His Tetris Scores With Him

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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak liked him some Tetris. Nintendo Power wasn't impressed.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Humpday Mashup Dump

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Good afternoon you princes of Maine, you kings of New England, you stalkers of <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2012/05/star-wars-emerald-city-comicon-voice-actors">John DiMaggio</a>.

Baseball

No Way He Did This Without Tearing Every Muscle In His Body

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Yep, that's Frank Thomas shooting the puck at a Chicago Blackhawks game and not immediately collapsing in agony.

HACKS

Tetris Now Available to Play on a Building Near You!

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Tetris is playable on pretty much everything -- consoles, computers, handhelds, phones, watches, calculators -- and now you can add MIT's iconic Green Building to its list of supported platforms.

ART

35 Geeky Valentine’s Day Cards

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[<a href="http://lookatthisfrakkinggeekster.tumblr.com/post/3304507022">via</a>] Every year we post several geeky parody valentines before Valentine's Day.

AUSTRALIA

These Tetris Masters Put Our Block-Laying To Shame

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Who among us hasn't had a love/hate relationship with Tetris at some point in our lives.

Angela Vetri Does the L-Block Justice with Amazing Tetris Blanket

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"Yeah, I'm pretty darn nerdy," admits Angela Vetri.

studies

Would You Give Up Your Sense Of Smell For Modern Technology?

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<a href="http://www.scribd.com/doc/56263899/McCann-Worldgroup-Truth-About-Youth">A new study on young people by the McCann Worldgroup</a> reveals something not surprising at all to anyone who knows anything about young people: The majority of them would rather give up use of a fundamental human sense than have to give up the amazing technology available to all of us fortunate enough to be living in this era.

BUILDS

Awesome Costume Monday, Part Two

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Spaghetti cat is my power animal [<a href="http://dlisted.com/node/29076">via</a>].

How Tetris is Made and Links

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Danger Guerrero's  Summer Guide: Comedy Death Ray Radio Podcast [<a href="http://www.uproxx.com/2010-summer-guide/2010/07/uproxx-summer-guide-comedy-death-ray-radio-podcast/">Uproxx</a>] An Open Letter to Adrien Brody ­ What Happened to You, Man.

CARNEGIE MELLON

Water Tetris is America’s Newest Sport

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While the Tetris was only meant to demonstrate the abilities of a water screen, the Tetris is what everybody's focusing on, because as a species, we're so obsessed with Tetris <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2010/04/lego-robots-can-play-tetris-for-us-so-we-dont-have-to">we've built robots out of Legos to play it for us</a>.

COOL

Lego Robots Can Play Tetris For Us, So We Don’t Have To

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If there's one thing that humanity is relentlessly obsessed with, across all cultures, across all barriers of language and ideology, across all religions and beliefs, if there is one thing that truly unifies us and truly reveals the power of the human spirit, that thing would be boobs.

JODIE FOSTER

HUMPDAY MASHUP DUMP

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Good afternoon you princes of Maine, you kings of New England, you stalkers of Olivia Munn.

CONTRA

HUMPDAY MASHUP DUMP AND THE GREATEST JOB IN THE WORLD

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  The most pretentious job you'll ever love, via <a href="http://hr.leeds.ac.uk/jobs/ViewJob.aspx?m=all&JId=785">The University of Leeds</a>.


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