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Elon Musk has sold all his flamethrowers

The fire sale is over<p>The definition of “late capitalism,” as far as I can tell, is all around us. It’s in the trees (which produce the fruits that wind up in your monthly-issued Juicero packs), in the water (pods, that is, which you pop into a <i>different</i> machine on your countertop), and even in the …

Waymo drove 2 million autonomous miles in 2017

Waymo's vehicles drove 2 million miles in self-driving mode across 25 cities in 2017, putting its total autonomous miles to 4 million. It accelerated its testing to prepare for its ride-hailing fleet's launch this year, allowing it to "gather as much data as possible in order to improve [its] …

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Diablo creator goes solo for his next RPG, It Lurks Below

After 27 years in the business, renowned game developer David Brevik is following up his big-ticket productions – which include the massively popular RPG, <i>Diablo</i>, as well as <i>Hellgate: London</i>, and <i>Marvel Heroes</i> – with a homemade title that’s he building on his own.<p><i>It Lurks Below</i> is the first major …

Alexa loses her voice only to find a new one in star-studded Amazon Super Bowl ad

“The Big Game” is almost more about hilarious commercials and high-priced publicity stunts these days than football, as companies like Amazon often …

Alexa has very strong opinions about the Super Bowl

Alexa, is Tom Brady the devil?<p>Ask Siri who’ll win Super Bowl LII and it’ll tell you that the New England Patriots are favored by exactly 4.5 points over the Philadelphia Eagles. Ask Cortana and Google Assistant and they’ll hedge like a weathered politician, refusing to take sides and responding …

YouTube working on stricter policies to punish creators who do ‘significant harm’ to the community

‘They can damage the reputation and revenue of your fellow creators’<p>YouTube may soon have stronger punishments for creators who damage the platform’s reputation. CEO Susan Wojcicki outlined the company’s goals for 2018 in a blog post last night, the most notable of which is the promise of new …

Would you like to win this hideous $10,000 Xbox Football Ring?

<b>Win an Xbox football ring valued at over $10,000 by playing Madden NFL 18, and broadcasting on Mixer. Or, perhaps, don’t.</b>Microsoft are offering Xbox …

Call Of Duty: WW2's First Map Pack, The Resistance, Is Out Now On PS4

Call of Duty: WWII expands today with the addition of a new map pack. The add-on is called The Resistance, and it's out now on PS4. Xbox One and PC players, however, will have to wait.<p>The pack comes with three normal multiplayer maps, called Valkyrie, Anthropoid, and Occupation. It also features a …

Subnautica review – underwater survival

After years in early access one of the most promising survival games of recent years is finally finished, and it’s far from a damp squib.<p>Mankind may …

Fortnite Will Offer Freebies To Players To Make Up For Recent Server Downtime Issues

Last week's rollout of a new Fortnite update didn't go as smoothly as planned, leading to an extended period of downtime across PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Epic Games has apologized for the situation and now plans to offer players of both the Battle Royale and Save the World modes a freebie to make up …

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