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PlayStation 4 Pro VS Xbox One X VS Vectrex

A completely serious comparison of the specs, games, and hardware of the Ps4 Pro, Xbox One X, and Vectrex- with a small mention of the Nintendo …

Phones should be 'slaves, not masters', says Samsung UK mobile chief

Firm says shift to more connected and ‘concierge-like’ experience needed to combat smartphone-obsessed society<p>We need to return to being the masters of our technology and stop being slaves to our phones, says Samsung’s head of mobile for the UK.<p>Following increasing unease from technology insiders …

Remote Controls

The 2018 Lamborghini Aventador S is the most expensive car you can get with Android Auto

The Lamborghini Aventador S is an engineering marvel, what with its 740-horsepower V12, all-wheel drive system, rear-wheel steering, and so on. It is …

Researchers are wirelessly charging devices by blasting them with lasers

Even the most futuristic of devices start to feel dated when you plug them into charge. Sure, there’s wireless charging, but it’s just plugging in your device without actually plugging it in, right? I mean, you’re still plugging in the mat that it sits on to charge.<p>You know what sounds futuristic? …

Most Hated Video Games Of 2017 That Were Loved By Critics

They took away nearly everything that made Destiny 1 great. The end game is non existent and will take months if not years to fix. Highly …

This archive of Nintendo's Wii U Miiverse is 17TB of dank memes

With the Switch amounting to a monumental success for Nintendo, the Wii U, the company’s previous ill-fated console, is rapidly becoming a distant …

Retrogaming

How Balancing for Cooperative Play Works In Video Games

To round out our miniseries on game balance, let’s talk about co-op. In my opinion cooperative balance is the hardest type to nail properly. Like …

Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Leaked (June 8, 2018)

Red Dead Redemption 2 is probably the most anticipated game coming in 2018 and it looks like the release date has already been leaked.<p>A European …

Massively Hyped Disappointing Video Games Of 2017

We’ve previously documented how 2017 was an excellent year for games. And we don’t rescind that comment. But as an addendum, we want to mention that …

Nintendo Switch overtakes PS2’s first-year sales record in Japan

Japan’s bought as many Switches in 10 months as they did Wii Us in five years<p>Nintendo Switch has had a huge December over in Japan, with nearly 900,000 systems sold by Dec. 24. Based on the most recent cumulative sales data from Famitsu, the country’s biggest gaming publication, Nintendo has now …

Retrogaming

New ‘Destiny 2: Gods of Mars’ Leak Points To New Enemy Faction, Cover Character Identity, And March Release

A second leak from the PlayStation Store revealed new details about the second <i>Destiny 2</i> expansion, previously revealed as <i>Gods of Mars</i>. Veteran …

Gaming Industry

Microsoft says it's time to kill off the password

No matter how many times people are warned, the most popular passwords are still terrible. They make it easy for hackers to steal identities and are …

Information Systems
China

Artificial intelligence will detect child abuse images to save police from trauma

Artificial intelligence will take on the gruelling task of scanning for images of child abuse on suspects' phones and computers so that police officers are no longer subjected to psychological trauma within "two to three years".<p>The Metropolitan Police's digital forensics department, which last year …

The Week in Video Games – December 10, 2017

<b>This week in video games: PUBG gets an official release date, Mega Man 11 is unveiled, and Nintendo brings Wii games to the Nvidia Shield, sort of.</b> …

Details on the Innovative Xbox Control Scheme for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Details on the Innovative Xbox Control Scheme for PlayerUnknown’s BattlegroundsVeteran players of <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> on PC are no doubt …

Gaming Industry
Amazon Fire TV

DeepMind AI teaches itself chess from scratch in four hours, proceeds to beat previous champion

DeepMind, Google's artificial intelligence focused cousin, has a history of creating computer systems that can defeat world champions at their own …

Google Maps will wake you up when you need to get off the bus

Google Maps will make taking the train or the bus in places you're visiting a lot less stressful: according to <i>TechCrunch</i>, the app will soon guide you through every step of a mass transit ride, including telling you when it's time to get off. Once the feature rolls out, you'll apparently find a …

Calls for Twitch to police 'sexual streaming'

<b>Scroll through the In Real Life (IRL) section of streaming site Twitch and you could be forgiven for thinking, now and then, that you have landed on a camgirl site.</b><p>Scattered among the artists, cooks and professional eaters are a growing band of young women wearing revealing clothing while they …

Internet

Airbnb sees China as its number one market by 2020

The number of rooms in China ready for rent on Airbnb has reached 150,000, according to a co-founder of the global room sharing platform.<p>US room …

The Samsung Galaxy S9 might keep the Galaxy S8’s display aspect ratio

Nobody’s questioning whether or not the Galaxy S9 is real, but we are pretty curious about what Samsung plans on changing this time around. One of …

Apple Pay Cash applet can be deleted, but it can’t be re-downloaded

Apple began allowing for some system apps, like Calculator and Weather, to be “uninstalled” from iOS devices since last year’s version 10 debut. That …

New Jersey is Trying to Ban Drunk Drone Flying

The New Jersey bill would make operating a drone under the influence of alcohol a disorderly person offense.<p>State lawmakers on Thursday passed legislation that would bar people from operating drones while drunk.<p>The National Conference on State Legislatures says at least 38 states are considering …

New Jersey

'They all stink,' Apple marketing chief knocks Android's alternatives to Face ID

Apple’s senior vice president of worldwide marketing has been less than complimentary about its rival’s alternatives to Face ID claiming Android’s …

Japanese firm to send overworking employees home by nagging them with music-blaring office drones

How much Auld Lang Syne can you listen to before you can’t take it anymore?<p>Since World War II, Japan has struggled with a work culture that consists of excessive overtime. To curb that behavior, one firm is planning to use drones that fly around the office blasting Auld Lang Syne to get employees …

Employment

Bitcoin wallet provider Blockchain had half a million new sign-ups in a week

LONDON — Blockchain, the world's biggest provider of bitcoin wallets, saw a huge surge in new sign-ups last week as bitcoin's price skyrocketed.<p>Blockchain CEO Peter Smith said in an email to investors seen by Business Insider that the company "added half a million new sign-ups this week …

Bitcoin

Is Tesla Making A Dangerous Gamble On Battery Technology To Produce Semi And New Roadster?

Tesla’s Semi and next-generation roadster are set to revolutionize the EV industry, but that’s only if Elon Musk and Co. can get their batteries to …

Seeking eternal life, Silicon Valley is solving for death

For years now, the luminaries of Silicon Valley have been putting their minds, money, and machines behind an all-out effort to solve for death. Full of futurists who don’t have enough time in the day to achieve their lofty goals, the Valley has long looked for ways to make those days never-ending. …

Maybe Playerunknown's Battlegrounds Is The Game Of The Decade?!

One of the 10 million people playing <i>Playerunknown’s Battlegrounds</i> just so happens to be me, and so I am now qualified to assess it in a video. I …

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds