Are We the Last Generation to Experience the Outdoors as We Know it?
Welcome to OUTER LIMITS, a Motherboard series that goes inside the outdoors.
*Gazes into the distance*
The Motherboard Guide to Logging Off
We'll see you on the other side of the long weekend.
Haunting Digital Photography Makes Abstract Art of Surveillance Footage
Stephanie Washburn’s visually-stunning photographs look like extraterrestrial landscapes.
What I Learned After Banning Screens From My Home for a Month
My partner and I traded mindless scrolling for a month of home-cooked meals and rediscovered hobbies.
Building the Largest LED Screen in the World
The Burj Khalifa now boasts the world’s largest LED screen.
Wanna Stop Staring at Screens? Try on These Glasses
The glasses become opaque, effectively blinding you until you look away.
What Sci-Fi Gets Wrong, Design Fiction Could Get Right
Waving our hands at the future, from 'Minority Report,' to tablets, to drones in our faces.
Magnified Smudges Turn Smartphone Screens into Art
Arslan Sukan's giant portraits show the abstract beauty of swiping.
Half Our Gadgets Are Solving Problems Created by Our Other Gadgets
Maybe we don’t need to use technology to fight technology. Maybe we should just go outside for a bit.
Beyond Rectangles: LCD Screens Can Now Be Made in Nearly Any Shape
Today at CES in Las Vegas, Sharp announced new LCD tech that allows screens to be designed in “virtually” any shape.
Here's Why Star-Lord's Spaceship Looks Like an 80s Sports Car
On emotional coding and cinematic storytelling with the screen graphic designer of 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'Zero Dark Thirty,' and 'Prometheus.'
David Sheldon-Hicks, Creative Director, Territory
Let Flies Swarm Your Face For the Sake of Art
CoderCoded’s interactive piece, 'Oh Bugs,' shows you what you'd look like covered in a swarm of 300 flies.