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’Elite Dangerous: Beyond’ Chapter One arrives on February 27th

If you've been eagerly waiting for the third season of <i>Elite Dangerous</i>, your time has almost come. Today, Frontier Developments announced that the first chapter of the new season of the space MMORPG, called <i>Beyond</i>, will arrive on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on February 27th. The company also released a …

There's a simple, frustrating reason you can't play Xbox games with PlayStation owners online

"Super Mario" is an anomaly compared to most modern video games.<p>Not the character himself — video games are rife with cartoonish characters — but the franchise. Nintendo is a rare exception in the modern era, since it keeps its blockbuster franchises locked to its platforms. Other than that, most …

Xbox Scorpio final hardware specs match Microsoft’s boasts

The numbers don’t really cover it all<p>Microsoft has finally lifted the lid on Project Scorpio, its upcoming upgrade to the Xbox One, in an exclusive reveal with Digital Foundry. It all sounds very impressive, with the main takeaway being that Microsoft has met the targets it touted when it revealed …

Brain zapping helps US Navy SEALs learn faster

The Navy wants soldiers who can concentrate better and learn faster, and it's looking at a controversial piece of tech to do that: transcranial electrical stimulation. It has been testing a passive brain-stimulating device from Halo Neuroscience with "a small group of volunteers" from SEAL Team …

The Brain

The Week in Review: London Hit by Terror Attack

Five people died and at least forty more were injured this week when a man deliberately mounted the pavement and drove into pedestrians before attacking a police officer outside London’s Houses of Parliament.<p>The attacker was British-born Muslim-convert Khalid Masood. He rented a car and travelled …

The Army is looking to use precision-guided rounds for its legendary 'Carl Gustaf' weapon

Current innovations involve a cutting-edge technology program, called Massive Overmatch Assault Round or MOAR, aimed exploring the prospect of precision guided rounds for the weapon.<p>While the shoulder-fired infantry and Special Operations weapon currently uses multiple rounds and advanced targeting …

Apocalyptic scenes as Ukrainian weapons warehouse with 138,000 TONNES of explosives is blown up by saboteurs

A Ukrainian weapons warehouse packed with 138,000 tonnes of ammunition was blown up by saboteurs.<p>Rockets, tank ammunition, grenades and bullets went …

Russia

Xbox Games With Gold for April include Ryse, Darksiders

The Walking Dead and Assassin’s Creed, too<p>Microsoft’s Games With Gold lineup for April features games from a few major franchises alongside an Xbox One launch title, the company announced today.<p>Crytek’s <i>Ryse: Son of Rome</i> will be free all month long on Xbox One. The other game on the console is <i>The</i> …

The Walking Dead

Bethesda Promises ‘Fallout 4 VR’ Will Be The ‘Most Incredible Thing You’ve Ever Seen In Your Life’

If there’s one thing <i>Resident Evil 7</i> in virtual reality has taught us — being inside a video game isn’t always the most satisfying thing in the world. Actually living — and dying — in a virtual world can be downright horrifying. Such is the impressiveness of the technology we hold in our hands these …

Virtual Reality

Ubisoft Is Working on an Assassin's Creed TV Series

Expanding the brand.<p>It looks like Ubisoft's cross-media efforts to expand the Assassin's Creed franchise will extend beyond last year's live-action …

Finally, there's a reason to play 'Diablo III' on consoles again

Blizzard finally took enough time away from its baby, <i>Overwatch</i>, to give the console version of <i>Diablo III</i> some extra love that was long overdue: …

Diablo

Microsoft launching new ‘Tech Series’ Xbox One controllers

Starting with the military-inspired Recon<p>Microsoft continues to add to the variety of Xbox One controllers on offer, and the next one will be the first in a new “Tech Series” of gamepads, the company announced today.<p>The controller, named the Recon Tech Special Edition, is inspired by “military …

Xbox