Charlie G

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Acceleration Video Shows the Insane 5,000-Horsepower Devel Sixteen Hypercar Is Real

And pretty dang quick, for what it's worth.<p>YouTube | Devel Sixteen<p>Kyle CheromchaView Kyle Cheromcha's …

Two killed in Germany as van ploughs into crowd in Muenster

<b>Two people have been killed in the western German city of Muenster after a van drove into people sitting outside restaurants.</b><p>The driver of the vehicle, who has not yet been officially identified, died after shooting himself at the scene.<p>About 20 people were injured in the incident, six seriously, …

Extremism

Yakuza Kiwami 2 Takes Over the West on August 28th

Sega announced that Yakuza Kiwami 2, a remake of Yakuza 2 in the Dragon Engine, would be making its way West on August 28th. Yakuza Kiwami 2 will …

Gaming Industry

Gabe Newell: 'Hooray! Valve's going to start shipping games again'

At a presentation for upcoming Dota 2-themed card game Artifact at Valve's offices in Bellevue, Washington today, Gabe Newell reiterated that Valve …

This Is What The New Toyota Supra Looks Like Without All Those Stickers

You guys. I’m so salty over the new Toyota Supra reveal. We didn’t get the real thing, so we didn’t get any specs. We only got a race car, and a …

Toyota

Nuclear fusion on brink of being realised, say MIT scientists

The dream of nuclear fusion is on the brink of being realised, according to a major new US initiative that says it will put fusion power on the grid within 15 years.<p>The project, a collaboration between scientists at MIT and a private company, will take a radically different approach to other …

Physics

Oblivion Remake Mod Using Skyrim Engine Debuts A Gorgeous New Trailer

It's been a long time since The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion launched--almost 12 years, in fact--and the game's visuals have aged quite a bit. Oblivion looks like what it was: a game released early on in the life cycle of the Xbox 360, which might make it difficult for some players to return to. …

Even For A Pagani, Japan's Zonda Anija Is Completely Insane

It’s a cold Monday night at the Tatsumi Parking Area. The flashing LEDs and deafening exhausts that are synonymous with this parking area are nowhere …

Why Brian Fargo thinks blockchain is key to an alternative PC game store

Veteran game publisher Brian Fargo and other game industry veterans announced a plan to shake up PC digital game purchases this week with the announcement of Robot Cache and its planned cryptocurrency, dubbed Iron.<p>Their idea comes amid a sometimes hot, sometimes not — but always volatile — market …

LG unveils two patents for foldable smartphones

Foldable smartphones are slowly becoming a reality with the likes of the ZTE Axon M having arrived on the scene last year. However, ZTE is far from …

Mobile

The 1,000-hp Shelby 1000 Mustang is so extreme, it’s not street legal

It’s hard to argue with 1,000 horsepower. That’s what the Shelby 1000, the latest tuned Ford Mustang from Shelby American, delivers. But owning an …

Sports Cars

Ingenious new sewage treatment system generates electricity and clean water

We have a long ways to go towards a truly sustainable future. But a device called the NEWgenerator may help us get there by generating two of our …

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

‘Metal Gear Survive’ is now available, and early impressions are mixed

Series creator Hideo Kojima is gone, but Metal Gear does indeed survive — sort of. <i>Metal Gear Survive</i> is available now, and early impressions from …

Metal Gear

‘No One is Coming:’ Investigation Reveals Hospices Abandon Patients at Death’s Door

As her husband lay moaning in pain from the cancer riddling his body, Patricia Martin searched frantically through his medical bag, looking for a …

Secrets of the developer who sold half a million videogames you’ve never heard of on Steam

In the space of a half-hour conversation, Adam Nickerson, aka Nickervision Studios, uses a variant of the phrase ‘I don’t know really how to make …

Activision has a plan to make you want to pay for in-game items

Activision received a new patent for a system that encourages gamers to buy in-game items, by leveraging its matchmaking system. The matchmaking …

Dragon Ball FighterZ

North Korea EMP attack could ‘shut down US power grid and kill 90% of Americans’

Experts have warned Congress that it is ignoring a newly-developed weapon from North Korea which could shut down the US power grid and kill the vast …

WPA2 hack: what you need to know, and what you need to do

<b>Researchers in Belgium have broken the WPA2 wi-fi security protocol – the wireless security standard used by most consumer and business routers. We</b> …

$5 Video Game Vs. $70,000 Video Game

Say what you want to say about BuzzFeed but their “Worth It” series is amazing and it is one of the best shows you can watch on youtube right now. In …

Amazing

Why triple-A devs are going indie (and why indies aren’t going triple-A)

Joe and Anthony Russo had a pretty good summer. The brothers directed and released Marvel’s summer blockbuster <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i>. The pair got that opportunity after working with smaller budgets in the independent-film scene and on television, and they worked their way up to making …

Plastic Fibers Are Found in 83% of the World's Tap Water, a New Study Reveals

Virtually all the world’s tap water is contaminated by microscopic plastic fibers, a new study claims, raising fresh concerns about the implications …

Darkwood Dev Releases Game On Pirate Bay Because Of Frustration With Scammers

Piracy is one of the main enemies of many, if not most, video game and media companies, as it is often blamed for lost sales. One indie developer, however, has embraced piracy as a way to get its game in the hands of more people. Acid Wizard Studio has uploaded its own game onto The Pirate Bay, the …

A smart lock maker permanently broke customers' locks with a software update

The incident is a reminder of the risks that come with the "internet of things" (IoT) — when your home's appliances and features are reliant on the services of other companies, things can go wrong fast.<p>Lockstate is an IoT company that builds internet-connected smart locks. They're designed to help …

$20 antennas can now help breach 256-bit encryption standards

Security researchers have devised a method of defeating AES-256bit encryption in as little as five minutes, and most importantly, you don’t need an …

Information Systems

This battery-free cellphone sucks power out of thin air

Researchers from the University of Washington have developed the very first battery-free phone. Its sound quality is pretty shitty, but imagine not having to charge your phone because it harvests light and radio waves from your surroundings. Sweet.<p>“We’ve built what we believe is the first …

Clean Energy

You can now run the original Metal Gear Solid on your modern PC

Everyone remembers the first time they played Metal Gear Solid, because at the time there was nothing else like it. It did things we’d never seen in …

Whose shell is this? Neuroscientists selectively wipe specific snail memories

“It’s <i>Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind</i>, but with snails” sounds like a desperate Friday afternoon pitch meeting at Pixar, where everyone’s a bit …

Neuroscience

This video game holds the clue for a potential cure for cancer

A potential cure for Alzheimer's and cancer could well come from youngsters playing a video game, thanks to this Indiana chemistry professor<p><i>Gaurav</i> …

Forza Motorsport 7 is one of the largest games ever, with 100GB install size

If you’re still running a small-scale solid state drive for gaming, you may want to consider an upgrade if you’re planning on playing <i>Forza Motorsport</i> …

Forza Motorsport 7

Intel talks 8th-gen Core at Computex, claims 30 percent performance gain

Intel’s highly anticipated X-Series processors stole the show at company’s Computex 2017 keynote, but they weren’t the only CPU-related announcement. …

Computer Hardware