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This Tiny Robot Walks, Crawls, Jumps and Swims. But It Is Not Alive.

Researchers in Germany have developed a robot that is about a seventh of an inch long and looks at first like no more than a tiny strip of something rubbery. Then it starts moving.<p>The robot walks, jumps, crawls, rolls and swims. It even climbs out of the pool, moving from a watery environment into …

Robotics

How to create a full system backup in Windows 10

It's an oldie but goodie: Creating a system image of your Windows 10 PC in case your hard drive goes belly up and you need to recover your files, settings and apps.<p>It's been around since Windows 7 ($36.75 at Amazon.com), and Microsoft hasn't touched it since. You won't find it in the Settings app …

Tutorials

Report: BioWare’s Anthem delayed as studio ‘doubles down’ on make-or-break title

Ambitious open-world RPG now coming in 2019<p><i>Anthem</i>, BioWare’s ambitious action role-playing game announced at E3 2017, will not come out until 2019, according to a report from Kotaku, representing a delay past the launch window originally said to be the last quarter of this year.<p>Kotaku’s report …

Andromeda

New York governor signs executive order to keep net neutrality rules after the FCC’s repeal

In an announcement today, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said he has signed an executive order that would require internet service providers with state contracts to abide by net neutrality rules, even though the FCC recently voted to repeal those rules.<p>On Monday, Montana’s governor signed essentially …

Net Neutrality

PSA: Do NOT Buy A Graphics Card Today (Thanks, Cryptocurrency)

<i>Update: This article has been updated to include the video above.</i><p>If you haven't followed the price of graphics cards lately, or are oblivious to the price of GPUs and are thinking about buying one, then we've got an important PSA for you: Now is a really bad time to buy a GPU.<p>Graphics card prices …

Computer Hardware

Monster Hunter: World Review

Game subtitles so rarely tell us anything about what’s inside the box. How can warfare be infinite, who was actually doing the reckoning in Kingdoms …

New Game Release Dates Of 2018: Red Dead 2, Spider-Man PS4, Super Smash Bros.

After the amazing gaming year that was 2017, you have to wonder how 2018 will compare. But if 2018's current roster of releases is anything to go by, we might be in for another fantastic year. It seems primed to impress with a slew of hotly anticipated new games, including big-budget games like …

Xbox

The future of Destiny 2 may be found in Warframe

Yes, THAT Warframe<p><i>Warframe</i> was panned by critics and played by few people when it was released in early 2013. But Digital Extremes constantly updated and improved its free-to-play loot shooter. It grew with time, becoming one of the most consistently popular games on Steam. It’s in the top 10 most …

Intel reveals its 8th-gen desktop CPU rollout early dubbed as Coffee Lake-S

Intel first introduced its line of eighth-generation “Coffee Lake” processors at the end of August, but those chips were only slated for notebooks. …

Threadripper processor is stripped naked down to the dies

Famed overclocker der8auer has once again delidded an AMD Ryzen Threadripper processor, this time with a retail chip he purchased off the shelf. You …

Computer Hardware

Destiny 2 Xur location and items, Sept. 15-19

Destiny’s noodle-faced weekend exotic gear vendor is back for the sequel<p>If you played <i>Destiny</i>, you may be familiar with <b>Xur</b>, the weekly exotic item merchant. In <i>Destiny 2</i>, he’s back, and he can now appear all over the map. This week, he’s near the <b>Watcher’s</b> <b>Grave</b> fast travel point on <b>Nessus</b>, and there’s …

The museum where retro video gamers meet up

An archive of more than 10,000 video games is available for retro nights at the Centre for Computing History, ranging from Pac-Man to Sonic the Hedgehog.

Retrogaming

99 noteworthy games still coming to PC in 2017

Earlier this week, we set out to catalog <i>every</i> PC game coming out before the end of this year, from Fruit Golf to What!? My Neighbors Are Demons!!?, …

Gaming Industry

Warframe shows off expansion’s open-world action

After adventures into space combat and under the sea, the next Warframe [official site] expansion taking the free-to-play action-RPG to rolling …

Do Nvidia drivers cause planned obsolescence?

The graphics card market is highly competitive, and users can become extremely vocal in their support for one side or the other. Look at the comments …

PC Gaming

Destiny 2 PC Specs: Here's What You Need to Play

Ever since Bungie announced that Destiny 2 would be the first game in the series to come to PC, one question lingered: what kind of a rig do you need …

After just 24 hours, players have very strong feelings about 'Destiny 2' already

Fans of the blockbuster video game series "Destiny" tend to have strong opinions. They've earned that right, having stuck by the first game through its often messy life span. Many players have sunk hundreds if not thousands of hours into the first game.<p>And thus, with the preliminary launch of the …

Destiny 2

Intel, Nvidia Face Chipmaking Threat From Google | Investopedia

Chipmakers such as Nvidia Corporation (NVDA), Intel Corporation (INTC), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) and ARM Holdings could face significant …

It's easy to upgrade your PlayStation 4 storage with an external hard drive

It used to be when you bought a console, upgrading your storage was something that was easier said than done. When you initially pick up a …

Logitech G Pro Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Review

Don't let a number pad get in your way.<p><i>Be sure to visit IGN Tech for all the latest comprehensive hands-on reviews and best-of roundups. Note that if</i> …

Logitech

New Nvidia Game-Ready Driver Available Now, Here's What It Does

In the latest game-ready graphics driver from Nvidia (version 384.76), users of GeForce video cards get optimized performance for the LawBreakers open beta that runs from June 30 until July 3. Those with Oculus Rift and HTC Vive setups get optimizations for Spider-Man: Homecoming VR Experience, …

HTC Vive

Hyperkin Smart Boy Turns Phones Into a Game Boy Color

You can now turn your phone into a Game Boy Color thanks to a new device called the Hyperkin Smart Boy.<p>Developed by PQube, in partnership with …

How To Transfer Data Between Any Two PS4s

When you upgrade from one PS4 to another, you’re faced with the problem of transferring your data from the old PS4′s internal drive to the new console. If you’ve taken advantage of the recent update that enabled external storage for the PS4, you also have to move the external drive that was …

Technology

'Thor: Ragnarok' director joins anti-racism campaign with clever video

Reverse psychology doesn't seem like the most obvious tool against racism, but here we are.<p><i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> director Taika Waititi has become the face …

'Vampyr' is more about who you kill than how you do it

Developer Dontnod has taken a sharp turn from its previous games <i>Life Is Strange</i> and <i>Remember Me</i> with <i>Vampyr</i>, but there's more to think about than just another angle on gender politics. We stopped by the booth and got a guided tour throughout a few sections of the game that showed us more about how …

Canada rules that all new cellphones must be unlocked

Canadians pay some of the highest wireless rates of any G7 nation, and to add insult to injury, they often have to shell out $50 or more to unlock cellphones when switching operators. However, the nation's wireless regulator, the CRTC, has now ordered carriers to unlock devices for free and decreed …

Neuroscience Tells Us How to Hack Our Brains for Success

Tricks like visualization and writing down your goals have a strong basis in science.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What’s the secret to success? Some would argue that insanely successful people possess traits like having a vision, showing gratitude, being honest, …

Everything You Need To Know About Bioware’s New Game Anthem

Bioware finally revealed their new game called “Anthem”. It’s a Third person RPG action shooter. The game was shown on EA Press conference and later …

IO Interactive becomes an independent studio, retains ownership of Hitman IP

More information to come next week<p>IO Interactive, the Danish studio behind the Hitman franchise, will continue making Hitman games as an independent studio following Square Enix’s withdrawal from the developer last month.<p>IO Interactive’s CEO, Hakan Abrak, published a letter on IO’s website to fans …

PC Game Streaming Service Rainway Confirms Switch As A Supported Platform

Yesterday, the team behind the upcoming PC game streaming app Rainway revealed that it was going to announce its supported platforms, prompting …