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46-Gigapixel View of Milky Way is Largest-Ever Image of Space

Space is big, but it's never been quite <i>this</i> big. This composite image taken by astronomers at Germany's Ruhr-Universität Bochum is, they claim, the largest image of space to date. It shows a long swathe of the Milky Way, photographed piece by piece over a period of five years from the university's …

Astrophysics

NASA orbiter views real ‘Martian’ sites

Real-life views of places on Mars where a fictional stranded astronaut, Mark Watney – from the Hollywood movie The Martian – undergoes his many …

How to Make the Best Smash Burger Ever

Our editor in chief's idea of a perfect burger is simple, and all you need is a skillet.<p>If you're wondering what to prepare for your dinner guests this month, read my lips: Make burgers.<p>I know what you're thinking: <i>But don't I have to make something that will impress my friends?</i> …

Cooking

Let Waluigi put the workweek to rest with his ‘beautiful’ rendition of ‘Taps’

It’s Friday. It’s time to bury this week. Let’s have Waluigi do the honors.<p>Below is a clip of the Nintendo character Waluigi singing “Taps” using only his trademark “wahs!” It’s haunting. It’s beautiful. It’s a seminal work. Have a listen:<p>If you’re wondering where this came from, Polygon video boss …

Manchester

Climbing On Mount Denali

Samsung comes out with six new ads against Apple, says 'It Doesn't Take a Genius'

The last time Samsung took a jab at an Apple product was about four weeks ago with an ad called “Wall Hugger” that focussed in on a poor battery …

Mobile

Explore the stars in Hello Games' No Man's Sky

The best thing shown at VGX<p>The makers of <i>Joe Danger</i> are back with a completely different type of game. <i>No Man's Sky</i> is a procedural exploration title …

Sony's impressive strategy stole the show at Gamescom

'<p>The opening of Sony's Gamescom press conference this year was a revelation--and not because it was filled with any earth-shattering announcements, or CEO-related mishaps. Rather, it showed Sony--a company that for the longest time seemed to have completely lost the plot--finally getting its act …

Sony

PlayStation 4 Launch Date Announced

The PlayStation 4 will launch in 32 countries this holiday season according to Sony (NYSE:SNE).<p>The next-gen video game system also has an official release date: November 15th in North America and November 29th in Europe.<p>Sony’s Andrew House took several shots at Microsoft in the Sony gamescom …

Update: Ubisoft partnering with Sony on Watch Dogs movie

<b>Updated June 13, 2016:</b><p>Wow, it's been a while since we heard about this. At Ubisoft's conference today, president Yves Guillemot brought Sony's Global …

Three gamers respond to Microsoft’s ever-changing Xbox One policies

This post has not been edited by the GamesBeat staff. Opinions by GamesBeat community writers do not necessarily reflect those of the staff.<p>It’s hard to keep up with all of the changes Microsoft has made to its policies for the Xbox One. Not so long ago, it said that owners would need an Internet …

Robert Downey Jr. signs 2-year "Change" ad deal with HTC

Robert Downey Jr. has been tapped to help change the direction of HTC. The “long-term strategy” will see the famed actor from Iron Man sign on for …

Brazil