Tyler Braithwaite

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A scary, frantic E3 moment showed me what the show has lost

How one developer’s meeting was completely derailed<p>2018 marked the second year in a row that the public was invited to E3, arguably the game industry’s most important trade show. If you can afford the ticket and the travel to get to LA, you too can see all the biggest unreleased games.<p>But something …

Time I

New Galaxy S10 Leak Reveals Samsung's Ultimate Smartphone

Is the latest leaked image doing the rounds today the Galaxy S10? Noted leaker IceUniverse hedged the bet by using the Galaxy S10 codename of ‘Beyond’, but not explicitly saying this was the S10. And when Samsung’s flagship smartphone is launched early in 2019 I very much doubt that the S10 you …

Phones

What's new in tabletop gaming (June edition)

<i>Here are some recent game releases of note and some of what I've been up to in hobby gaming over the past month or so.</i><p>The Grimoire <br>Osprey Games, $20, …

Board Games

Stonehenge builders used Pythagoras' theorem 2,000 years before Greek philosopher was born, say experts

The builders of Britain’s ancient stone circles like Stonehenge were using Pythagoras' theorem 2,000 years before the Greek philosopher was born, experts have claimed.<p>A new book, Megalith, has re-examined the ancient geometry of Neolithic monuments and concluded they were constructed by …

Greek Philosophy

Report: The Star Wars Story Films Are Being Put On Hold

After the disappointing box office of <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i>, a new report says Lucasfilm has put all future <i>Star Wars</i> Story standalone movies on …

Star Wars

White House reportedly now examining options for European-style privacy protections

We noted yesterday one of many calls for the US to adopt European-style protections for personal data, and the White House is now reported to be examining options …<p>Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) puts in place the strongest protections ever seen for customer and user data. …

Privacy

Japan fans clean up after themselves in the stands against Colombia

The perfect guests: Japan fans clean up after themselves in the stands after their side's Group H win over Colombia<p>Senegal fans aren't the only group …

Japan

Why Is Nintendo's Switch So Successful? It's All About The Marketing

The Wii was Nintendo’s best-selling home console of all time, so of course its successor launched with impossibly high expectations. And yes, the Wii U was an abject failure, despite having a number of excellent first-party Nintendo games. Don’t worry, this isn’t some long overdue post-mortem of …

Retrogaming

The Fascinating Reason Why There Are No Mosquitoes at Disney World

There are no mosquitoes in The Most Magical Place on Earth. That's right, Disney World is so dedicated to making sure you have the time of your life …

Language

A more unified Nintendo is the secret to the Switch’s massive success

It took a few years, but a new structure fixed many of the problems that plagued the Wii U<p>Five years ago, Nintendo made an internal change that may not have seemed important at the time, but has since become a major part of the company’s dramatic turnaround. In 2013, Nintendo merged its two game …

Gaming

Japanese Clean-Up Manners Are Spreading To Other Soccer Fans

After yesterday’s Japan vs. Columbia World Cup game, it wasn’t only Japanese soccer fans who were cleaning up after themselves. Columbian fans were, …

Japan

World Cup: Japan fans impress by cleaning up stadium

<b>After a heated World Cup match, the stands are usually left with food waste, cups and wrappers scattered in the heat of the moment.</b><p>Japanese fans certainly had reason to go wild on Tuesday night. Their side won their opening game, beating Colombia 2-1, and securing the team's first victory against a …

South America

A Strange Type of Matter Might Lie Inside Neutron Stars, And It Breaks The Periodic Table

This is amazing and we are freaking out.<p>A group of physicists are questioning our understanding of how quarks - a type of elementary particle - …

Physics

Every record broken by Incredibles 2

Lines of eager moviegoers were out the door this past weekend in theaters, all waiting to see Incredibles 2.<p>Three movies dropped in theaters this …

Box Office

Here Is Where ‘Ant-Man And The Wasp’ Fits Into The Timeline Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe

After the events of "Avengers: Infinity War," some people have a lot of continuity questions.<p>For those who have seen <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, it’s hard …

Marvel Universe

'Gintama' Announces Live-Action Miniseries

Shueisha's Weekly Shonen Jump announced that along with a live-action <i>Gintama</i> sequel, the film will be getting a brand new web mini-series. Just like …

Manga

Testing the aerodynamics of Star Wars ships in a virtual wind tunnel

We all know (hopefully) that <i>Star Wars</i> is far more fiction than science, and that’s part of the franchise’s lasting charm. But we also know there are …

Military Aircraft

Nursery For Giant Manta Rays Discovered In Gulf Of Mexico

Sometimes it takes an outsider to notice that something that seems commonplace is actually spectacular.<p>That's what happened at the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico, when Josh Stewart took his first dive into the protected waters and identified what has now become …

Manta Rays

AI could get 100 times more energy-efficient with IBM’s new artificial synapses - MIT Technology Review

Neural networks are the crown jewel of the AI boom. They gorge on data and do things like transcribe speech or describe images with near-perfect …

Machine Learning

Oh Boy This Warhammer 40K Cosplay

Here’s Russian cosplayer Polina Vishnevskaya with some absolutely incredible <i>Warhammer 40K</i> work.<p>She’s cosplaying as Saint Celestine, and if you’re …

Gaming Industry

Evangeline Lilly Was Just Approached By A Talent Scout And All She Could Do Was Laugh

Ant-Man and the Waaaa?

Evangeline Lilly

TensorFlow Tutorial For Beginners

<i>Originally published at</i> <i>https://www.datacamp.com/community/tutorials/tensorflow-tutorial</i><p>Deep learning is a subfield of machine learning that is a set …

Deep Learning

Tesla Finally Filed a Patent for Its Solar Roof Tiles. Here's How They Work

We finally know how Elon Musk’s solar roof tiles work.<p>The roof tiles have been in the works since Tesla (tsla) acquired SolarCity in Nov. 2016—and on …

Tesla

These 100 Companies Are Leading the Way in A.I.

Whether you fear it or embrace it, the A.I. revolution is coming—and it promises to have an enormous impact on the world economy. PwC estimates that …

Artificial Intelligence

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Director Mercifully Confirms When 'vol. 3' Occurs

A<i>vengers: Infinity War</i> caused a problem for the heroes of the MCU, because it ended with half of them getting turned to ash. The movie also gave …

Marvel Universe

Devs Say Twitch is Hurting Single-Player Games

At every video game event I’ve been to for the past six months, including this year’s E3, I’ve asked a wide variety of game developers about the …

Gaming

The ‘Fortnite’-sized ‘PUBG’ map goes live Friday

<i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'</i> third map 'Sanhok' will officially go live with a new patch on Friday, June 22nd. Its small-scale area (4km x 4km, a quarter the size of the other two and similar to <i>Fortnite</i>'s map sizes) is expected to make for quicker games, and will come with a map-exclusive weapon …

Gaming Industry

Forget Silicon Valley, The Future of Tech Is in These Three Cities

Far & Away, from National Geographic and The Wall Street Journal.<p>THE RECENT HIGH-PUBLICITY effort by Amazon to place its second headquarters anywhere but the Bay Area underscores a bigger trend: Major corporations, especially techy ones, are moving away from the coasts and planting flags in smaller …

Silicon Valley

Ninjala - Splatoon Meets ARMS on Nintendo Switch

It's always refreshing when a developer can describe their game in a few short words while simultaneously capturing its tone in a creative fashion. …

Nintendo Switch

The world’s most powerful supercomputer is tailor made for the AI era - MIT Technology Review

Since 2013, Chinese machines have occupied the number one slot in rankings of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. Now America is back on top …

U.S. Dept. of Energy