Christopher Gilbert

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The US just upped the ante on simulated bomb runs on North Korea

The US carried out another simulated bomb run with a supersonic B-1B bomber on Wednesday, but this time it included the US's top-of-the-line air superiority fighter, the F-22, according to Yonhap.<p>B-1 flights represent the US's go-to response for North Korean provocations, such as missile tests, and …

No, Google and Uber aren't going to war over self-driving cars

In 2007, an Eric Schmidt-led Google made a bizarre announcement: it said it would bid on a swath of extraordinarily valuable wireless spectrum, but only if the FCC committed to a set of rules that would require that any compatible device be able to connect to it without restriction. The move was …

A Who's Who of the Heroes of the Warcraft Movie

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Here’s the connection between Overwatch and Project Titan

Back in late September, Blizzard Entertainment had announced its supposedly-ambitious massive multiplayer online title – Project Titan – had been …

BlizzCon 2014: StarCraft 2: Legacy of the Void Is Basically Battlestar Galactica

Blizzard’s conclusion to StarCraft II tells a bleak story with a lovable lead.<p>In learning about the plight of the Protoss, its goals, its religious …

Halo: The Master Chief Collection review: Chief concern

Halo's first anthology is big enough, but is it good enough to rekindle nostalgia?<p>It's hard not to read between the lines about a package like <i>Halo:</i> …

What A Japanese Assassin's Creed Could Look Like

Vin Hill is an artist just starting out in the video game business. He is also a man with a very clear idea of what a Japanese Assassin's Creed could …

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Visa's Contactless Credit Card Mistakenly Lets You Charge $999,999

This might be a problem.<p><i>Update 11/4/14: Official statement from Visa Europe below</i><p><b>Contactless Credit Cards</b>, already used widely throughout the United Kingdom, may very well replace traditional magnetic strip cards in coming years. But, as Gizmodo reports today, leaving a credit card in your wallet …

Dragon Age: Inquisition: the first five hours

In the past week, I have played the introductory sequence of <i>Dragon Age: Inquisition</i> three times. The first was at a preview event held in San Francisco early last week. The second was when I received my review copy in the mail a few days after that. The third ... well, that one is a little …

AMD Will Be Launching 8GB Variants of the Radeon R9 290X 'Hawaii' in November

If you are a regular reader of tech news then you might wonder what is up with this news piece since the 8GB R9 290X version from SAPPHIRE already …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.