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JavaScript Frameworks, Keeping Up With The Latest And The Greatest

Society is constantly upgrading. A new model of a smartphone is introduced in a predictable habit forming cycle every six months, i.e the iPhone. In the fashion industry, every season of every year a new style is released. Automakers release a new version of their current models every year. Hence, …

JavaScript

Ethical Hacking A to Z Bundle, Save 96%

We have a great deal on the Ethical Hacking A to Z Bundle in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store today, it is available with 96% off.<p>The Ethical Hacking A …

Solar-powered UK schools face an 800 percent tax increase

Solar technology could face a huge hurdle in the United Kingdom. Schools and certain businesses with solar panels installed may see a 800 percent raise in taxes when a law goes into effect this April, according to <i>The Independent</i>. It's a harsh blow to the industry when you consider some 12,000 …

Apple, Samsung vow to fix flaws after CIA hack report

Apple and Samsung have vowed to quickly fix any vulnerabilities in their products following WikiLeaks' disclosure of an alleged CIA hacking arsenal capable of breaking into iPhones and other devices.<p>The archive claims to show the CIA exploiting weaknesses it discovers in hardware and software …

Cybercrime

Google says it already fixed 'many' of the security flaws from Vault 7 leak

On Tuesday, WikiLeaks released a large trove of documents, allegedly containing CIA hacking tools and security exploits for all major software …

Security

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands Review - Huge Open World of Technical Issues

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Review – Huge Open World of Technical Issues<p>Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands Review<p>As gamers get pickier about …

Gaming Industry

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered is getting premium DLC

Activision is once again under fire over Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered - this time it's new premium DLC that's making fans livid.<p>Overnight, …

Street Fighter

Engadget's editors on the Nintendo Switch

We were lucky enough to get an early look at the Nintendo Switch and <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>. But now that the console and its killer launch game are finally available to all (if you can find them, at least), we've asked several of our editors about their thoughts on the system. …

Arma 3 celebrates four-year anniversary with machinima contest

Highly modified entry Brass takes top honors<p><i>Arma 3</i>, the latest entry in the long-running military simulation series from Bohemia Interactive, celebrated its fourth year with a machinima contest. The winner, titled “Brass,” shows off the evolution of the underlying game engine, and the dedication of …

Machinima

Get ready for Mass Effect: Andromeda with these PC specs

Sixteen different options to torture your graphics cards<p><i>Mass Effect: Andromeda</i> launches March 21, but is available a week early to PC users through Electronic Arts’ Origin Access subscription service. Nvidia today published its PC specifications for maximum performance and also revealed the game's …

'Left 4 Dead' character returns to haunt 'Dead by Daylight'

<i>Dead by Daylight</i>, the hit survival-horror game that pits a team of four players against a dangerous killer, is getting a new character as part of the title's free "Left Behind" DLC. Players of Valve's successful <i>Left 4 Dead</i> series of zombie games will recognize Bill, the bearded, loyal-to-a-fault …

The Division’s Year Two content will be free

“There is no season pass for year two”<p>Today is the one-year anniversary of <i>The Division</i>’s launch, and after releasing three paid expansions over the past 12 months, publisher Ubisoft is going with a different strategy for the game’s second year: free content in the form of two large expansions, the …

Homefront: The Revolution Gets Free Trial as the Last DLC Drops

Homefront: The Revolution Free Trial and Latest DLC Detailed<p>The last campaign DLC for Homefront: The Revolution, Beyond the Wall, was released today, …

Gaming Industry

Hello Games Shows Off No Man's Sky's New 'Path Finder' Update With Land Vehicles

Hello Games is hard at work continuing to try and redeem <i>No Man’s Sky</i> with an ongoing series of free updates that hopefully moves the game closer to what it was originally meant to be. The first “Foundation” update, which added base-building, farming and freighter ships, was meant to set the stage …

No Man's Sky

Teradata open sources Kylo data lake management software

Teradata's Think Big unit is taking its Kylo data lake management platform open source. The big data win will be a self-service approach to data …

Big Data

Trump, Obama haven't spoken since inauguration, but advisers have

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump and former President Barack Obama have not spoken since the inauguration, but their respective advisers have.<p>Two people familiar with the matter say Trump's White House chief of staff, Reince Priebus, and Obama's former White House chief of staff, Denis …

Donald Trump