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This Dungeons and Dragons campaign has been running for 35 years

Robert Wardhaugh of London Ontario was 14 when he started a game of Dungeons and Dragons. Thirty five years later, he's dungeonmastering the same …

Geek

RED reveals more about its holographic smartphone display

When RED Camera first announced its crazy $1,200 Hydrogen smartphone with a "holographic display," a lot of folks wondered how that would actually work. Now, CEO Jim Jannard has revealed that RED is creating the screen in partnership with a company called Leia Inc. (yes, like <i>that</i> Leia). A spin-off …

3 Stocks Wall Street Wants to Keep Secret

Here's a closer look at three stocks you've never heard of before.<p>You may not fully understand <b>Capital One Financial</b> (NYSE:COF), and what makes it …

Pokemon GO++ GPS aka location hack 1.37.1/0.67.1 for iOS and Android goes live: How to install

Pokemon GO trainers can install latest GPS hack on iOS or Android without rooting or jailbreaking.<p>Avid Pokemon GO fans can continue enjoying the GPS …

E3 2017: schedule and press conference live streams

E3 is nigh<p>It’s Tuesday and tonight Nintendo is taking the stage at E3. Here’s what we expect of Nintendo.<p>EA Play kicked off E3 and we’ve rounded up the best announcements from their E3 event. We’ve also put together all their trailers from EA Play.<p>On Sunday, Microsoft finally unveiled the official …

Launch a new career as a video game designer with this massive training bundle

<i>This is a paid placement and if you buy something through this article or on the BGR Store we will receive compensation from retail partners.</i><p>Love …

Even people with old PCs can play top games with Nvidia's new streaming service

LAS VEGAS — Playing high-end games will no longer require having a high-end PC with the right specs. At least, if Nvidia has anything to say about it.<p>…

Washington Post launches Chrome plug-in to fact-check Trump on Twitter

Proving even traditional media is capable of having fun, The Washington Post today released a plugin designed to fact-check our President-elect. ‘RealDonaldContext’ is a Chrome plugin that scours Trump’s tweets and adds fact-check summaries beneath them.<p>As for what’s deemed inaccurate, that’s for …

Donald Trump

The top 30 gadgets of 2016

From the retro gaming delights of Super Mario Bros to virtual reality, home-bots and hybrid cars, here is this year’s must-have technology<p>Drone<br>Parrot Disco, £1,150<p>This first person-view drone can bank, twist and zoom through the heavens at nearly 50mph. Probably as close as you can get to flying …

Ten 2016 Motorcycles That Stand Out

Ten Best Bikes is both easy and hard. Easy because we’re looking for the top machines of the year. Hard because the pointy end of the market has some …

Man Makes Miniature NES Out Of Raspberry Pi And Beats Nintendo To The Punch

Does this count as PC gaming? I think it counts. A modder has made a mini Nintendo Entertainment System out of a Raspberry Pi. It even has working …

Olympic athletes are training with brain-altering headphones

Many of the athletes heading to the Rio Olympics are using some form of technology to help them out, but some of them are relying on particularly unusual gear. Halo Neuroscience has revealed that several athletes are using its Halo Sport headphones to (hopefully) improve the effectiveness of their …

This $500 shirt changes patterns when it detects air pollutants

It's interesting art, but the utility is questionable<p>As the Internet of Things grows at a rapid rate, so does my skepticism for each additional "smart" product that makes it to market. The latest gadget of questionable necessity is a new line of smart shirts that are capable of detecting dangerous …

25 Best Photoshop Actions With Creative Photo Effects

You can achieve very high-quality photo effects without it having to take you days, hours, or your whole work week creating them from scratch.In this …

Graphics

Raytheon’s New Material Could Oust Silicon in the Next Generation of Chips

In a fascinating new report, Ars Technica finds that a material originally developed for military radar chips—gallium nitride, or GaN—could lead to …

Build a Truly Pocket-Sized Video Game Console with a Raspberry Pi Zero

Adafruit’s PiGRRL is one of the best little DIY portable game devices out there, and now they’ve put out a guide that shrinks it down even further …

Can't buy a SNES Classic Mini? How to build your own retro console for just £50 - Pocket-lint

Like vinyl records, The Crystal Maze and seaside holidays, retro gaming is in the middle of a resurgence. There are reimagined machines based on both …

Raspberry Pi

How to optimize and protect your PC with 360 Total Security

Just because an antivirus suite is free doesn’t mean it won’t cost you something. There’s security software that shackles your system with upgrade …

PC Gaming

You can now privately buy your own Bitcoin mining computer

In September we wrote about 21’s Bitcoin Computer that lets you sell digital products while mining the currency, but back then, you could only buy it using a traceable credit card payment.<p>Now the company has added a private checkout option where you can use Bitcoin to pay for the machine, costing …

Bitcoin

The Conjuring 2 Official Sneak Peek #1 (2016) - Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga Movie HD

Under Armour and HTC built an entire fitness ecosystem

Under Armour is a king in the realm of sport apparel. But it's been laying the ground work for sometime now to become a bonafide technology company. It started some years ago with the E39 and eventually the company moved on to the Armour39, but both had fairly limited use cases. In late 2013 …

NASA shows the sharpest ever close-up photos of Pluto

I can practically hear you groan -- <i>more</i> Pluto photos? Well, these are kind of special: they're the sharpest pictures the New Horizons probe took during its closest flyby in July, and NASA believes these may be the best snapshots of the dwarf planet we'll see for decades to come. These series of …

Boeing Creates The World's Lightest Metal

Boeing files a lot of patents. From the filing for a force field to protect planes from blasts mid-air in 2012 to a laser-powered fusion engine earlier this year, these are all patents for potential uses of technology that may or may not become a commercial reality.<p>But earlier this week, Boeing …

Engineering

The top 18 gaming products you can buy right now

In general, gaming hardware has a bit of staying power, at least until you get seduced by a next-gen console. The latest update to our buyer's guide included many carryovers from last time, although we saw fit to spin off both Sony's and Microsoft's respective cameras as their own entries. For the …

70 minutes of gameplay from Avalanche Studios' Mad Max game

<b>Watch in 60fps on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>To many, it feels like we haven't heard much from Avalanche Studios since they released the critically acclaimed <i>Just Cause 2</i> back in 2010. Aside from a handful of downloadable games (including the fantastic <i>Renegade Ops</i>), it's true: it's …