Cameron Liggett

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Acer’s massive curved laptop will stare into your soul while you game

The Acer Predator 21X is the biggest gaming laptop I’ve ever seen. It’s rocking an ultrawide display with eye-tracking tech, packs a pair of Nvidia …

Eye Tracking

Acer's 21-inch curved laptop behemoth is $9,000 - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The 21-inch curved display feels very immersive in games. There are a ton of fun features and extras, including a reversible touch/number pad, eye tracking cameras and swappable WASD keys. The mechanical keyboard is excellent for gaming.<p><b>The Bad</b> Even these high-end components don't fully …

Computer Hardware

Google to restrict ads for payday loans

Google announced today that it will no longer allow payday lenders to advertise on its systems because the loans often come with high interest rates and quick repayment requirements that push borrowers into debt.<p>Payday lenders offer quick cash to low-income people, who are then required to pay back …

GTA 5 Halloween Update Detailed, Not Coming to Last-Gen

Grand Theft Auto V is celebrating Halloween with a special in-game event. Rockstar Games on Thursday announced GTA Online: Halloween Surprise, which sees the release of spooky items such as cars and masks, as well as a slasher-themed adversary mode. Like GTA Online's most recent update, Lowriders, …

Lightning strikes Delta plane at Atlanta airport

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lightning struck a Delta Air Lines plane in line for takeoff at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport this week, and it was all captured on amateur video.<p>The recording shows rain drenching the airfield crowded with aircraft, waiting to take off from the world's busiest passenger …

Valet hits wrong pedal, destroys Ferrari 599 GTO

Some honest mistakes are more expensive than others.<p>Well, that left a mark.<p>When 38-year-old valet Roberto Cinti took the keys to this Ferrari 599 GTO from its owner in Rome, he surely planned to park it uneventfully and go on with his normal afternoon. Instead, the opposite of all those things …

Watch a 3,000 hp Hummer H1 blast down a sand drag strip

Grant Fraysier is nuts, and we love him for it. Watch what 10 liters of methanol-fueled blown Chevy big block can do for a big lump like this.<p>Let's just get all the nutball stuff out of the way, first. Grant Fraysier had Steve Morris Engines build him a 10-liter (that's 615 cid) big block Chevy V8 …

In this Mopar drag race it's 440 Six Pack vs. 426 Hemi

Watching drag races always gets the blood pumping, but a good old-fashioned heads-up race between a pair of rare and classic Mopars is like an extra shot of adrenaline.<p>If there's anything better than watching a Plum Crazy 1970 Dodge Challenger R/T run the quarter-mile, it's watching it do so next …

Man stabbed and robbed of Grand Theft Auto 5 game

Three teenagers have been charged over the stabbing and robbery of a man who had bought the video game Grand Theft Auto 5 only 80 minutes earlier.<p>The 23-year-old man was attacked as he made his way home from a midnight launch event in London in the early hours of Tuesday with the game, which …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Sep<p>13<p>Thu<p>Warehouse Live, Houston, TX<p>Sep<p>15<p>Sat<p>BBVA Compass Stadium, Houston, TX<p>Sep<p>20<p>Thu<p>Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out LiveIamZoie, Emmanuel Hudson, …

Associated Press News

Chillin’ Ride

I discovered this Crosley-powered custom creation a few years ago at a local microcar show. The boxy look and the side-opening hood are easily …

Stupid kid blames Grand Theft Auto for dumb crime, probably

The local media and ambulance-chasing lawyers will arrive quickly at the scene, presumably, with anchors noting that several M-rated games were found …

GTA 5 on PS3 disc runs noticeably better than PSN version

The availability of a downloadable version of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> on PlayStation Network may offer convenience, but that digital copy runs noticeably worse than its disc-based PlayStation 3 counterpart, reports Digital Foundry.<p>The site compared the PS3 disc version of <i>GTA 5</i> to the PSN alternative, and …

GTA 5 publicity stunt with fake criminals ends with real police

Two Micromania employees in Montargis, a town south of Paris, dressed up to celebrate the release of Rockstar's <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> yesterday. In keeping with the criminal themes of the game, their costumes included face masks and toy guns.<p>The reference was lost on a passerby, according to a report …

Inside Gaming

PlayStation 4 features voice command capabilities, Sony confirms

PlayStation 4 will feature voice command capabilities through its Eye camera peripheral, Sony confirmed with Polygon.<p>"Sony Computer Entertainment can confirm that PlayStation Camera allows for voice recognition and we will look forward to sharing more details in the lead up to the launch of …

Guy Stuffs iPhone 5 Parts Into Gold 'iPhone 5S' Body

Another video of an allegedly leaked gold iPhone 5S has made its way to the web, but this one reveals some internal changes we could see with the new …

More Galaxy Gear details leak: 10 hour battery life, two storage options

We’ve already heard most of the details on Samsung’s smartwatch, the Galaxy Gear, but there’s still room (and time) for some more information. The …

HTC's Mini+ and Fetch are this year's strangest smartphone accessories

We're at an HTC event in London today taking a look a pair of the company's new smartphone accessories. First up is the Fetch, a Bluetooth tag that helps you keep track of your phone. To locate your phone, you can just press the button on the Fetch to make a paired phone ring. HTC says it has a …

Samsung's Galaxy S4 Zoom with LTE launches in Europe

We can't say that we were <i>bowled over</i> by the Galaxy S4 Zoom when we gave it the review treatment last month. That being said, if you've decided that the 16-megapixel Frankamphone fits your needs, you live in Europe and have been waiting for the LTE version to arrive, then today's the day. Samsung's …

These Are The Android Phones That Are Clobbering Apple In China

That company is called Xiaomi, and it is often referred to as the "Apple of China" because a lot of its success comes from mimicking Apple's marketing strategy.<p>Its best-selling phones are based on Android, but Xiaomi rewrites most of the operating system to fit its own needs. Xiaomi's "forked" …

Apple and Samsung to boost smartwatch shipments 36X in next 5 years

Apple and Samsung are poised to blow up the smartwatch market in the next five years, driving shipments from just one million today to 36 million annually by 2018, a new Juniper Research report says.<p>And the two companies haven’t even shipped a single product yet.<p>The real pioneers in the smartwatch …