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Bitcoin Storms Wall Street

Bitcoin traders have no time to pop the champagne anymore.<p>The crypto-rocket shot past $11,000 last week just hours after eclipsing $10,000, which …

7 Phenomenal Video Games Released In 2017 That Were Severely Underrated

We all love our Resident Evil 7s, our Breath of the Wilds, our Destiny 2s, and our Call of Duty’s. We all know that these are powerhouses in the …

Microsoft just dropped three cool new Xbox One controllers

Microsoft released three new Xbox One controllers today, including one that looks like a throwback to the Xbox 360.<p>The new controllers popped up on …

Dear BioWare: Stop making open-world games

It’s time to get back to what it does best<p>Dear BioWare: We need to have a talk.<p>You've been doing a really good job of listening to people, as the latest <i>Andromeda</i> patch proves. But instead of minor complaints like "dear god, that face is hideous" or "this character is written poorly," this one's …

How to make buying a TV as easy as possible

I haven't bought a TV in more than five years, and a lot has changed since then. The various options are dizzying: HD; 4K; UHD; HDR; OLED; LED; Smart TVs; Web TVs; Google TV; WiFi; Apps; Remote controls that double as Android tablets; And model names that are impossible to decode. (Looking at you, …

Mass Effect: Andromeda Removed Paragon/Renegade System to Allow for Old-School Role-Playing

Shepard-ed away.<p>In the original Mass Effect trilogy, your dialogue choices would very often give you points in either Renegade or Paragon, a sliding …

Mass Effect

Fact-checking the first Clinton-Trump presidential debate

In the first debate between presidential contenders Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, Trump repeatedly relied on troublesome and false facts that have been debunked throughout the campaign. Clinton stretched the truth on occasion, such as when she tried to wiggle out of her 2012 praise of the Trans …

Donald Trump

Top 5 Greatest Video Game That Everyone Hates

<b>The Consensus</b>: <i>“A bald Max Payne?!”, “It looks TOO different”, “Rockstar don’t know what they’re doing”</i><p><b>The Truth</b>: Like some outrageous news scandal …

LSD's impact on the brain revealed in groundbreaking images

First modern scans of people high on psychedelic drug has given researchers unprecedented insight into neural basis for its effects<p>The profound impact of LSD on the brain has been laid bare by the first modern scans of people high on the drug.<p>The images, taken from volunteers who agreed to take a …

Consciousness

Possible new Xbox One controllers leaked on Swedish website | On MSFT

Two new first-party Xbox One controllers could be on the way according to a listing on MediaMarkt, a Swedish multimedia product site.<p>There is no …

33 Of The Best TV Shows To Binge-Watch

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TV

CES 2016: Charge an Xbox One Controller in Under 60 Seconds with PDP's Super Charger

60 seconds of charge for 10-12 hours of gameplay.<p>Accessory maker Performance Designed Products (PDP) is coming out with a quick charger, called Super …

Gaming

Why Microsoft Can't Keep $150 Xbox Controller In Stock

When Microsoft first showcased its Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller at E3 2015, Xbox exec Mike Nichols couldn’t keep his hands off the device …

Xbox One Elite Controller Shortages Expected Through March 2016

Looking for an Xbox One Elite controller and can't find one? You're not alone, as the premium pad is sold out basically everywhere. Now, Microsoft has warned that the $150 controller will continue to face "limited supply" through March 2016.<p>In a statement to Tech Insider, Microsoft said it's …

Xbox

Photographing hypersexuality in the home

The narrative imposed on women’s bodies can feel relentlessly objectifying. We’re constantly confronted by the gender power asymmetry afforded by the male gaze: where women are faceless, personality-lacking creatures of body parts for consumption, and where women seem to have no control over their …

6 Mobile Games with Incredible Touch Controls

Touchscreen controls don't have to be a turn-off – these mobile titles make them shine.<p>Touch controls can be terrible. They are more often than …

Google Play

Who's afraid of Fire? Not Ouya — don't expect it to rush out a new console to combat Amazon

Amazon is ready to take on the living room with its Android-based Fire TV game-playing set-top box, but the makers of that other Android-based microconsole on the market aren’t panicking.<p>Last year, Ouya launched a $100 device that enables gamers to play small indie titles and rejiggered mobile …

Next-Gen Shooter Get Even to Have VR Support - IGN Video

Painkiller: Hell & Damnation developer The Farm 51 has revealed its upcoming shooter, Get Even, will have full VR integration.

Amazon hires 'Portal' designer to bolster gaming on Fire TV

Amazon's just-announced set-top box FireTV will also double as a games console, and it appears that the company is aggressively courting developers to build games for it. According to a report from <i>Kotaku</i>, Amazon has hired both <i>Portal</i> designer Kim Swift and Clint Hocking, who previously worked on …

Fire TV 'isn't trying' to be a game console, but is Amazon's first real investment in gaming

What is Fire TV? Well, it's Amazon's set-top box. Er, at least it has that functionality. But Fire TV does more than just stream media, thankfully; we've got plenty of devices that do <i>that stuff</i>. The $99 tiny black box that Amazon unveiled this morning in New York City streams media (video and music …

Another Possible Video Game Catastrophe For 2014: 'Dragon Age: Inquisition'

Recently Forbes’ Paul Tassi took a swing at the predictions bat: The biggest video game disaster of 2014 will be <i>The Elder Scrolls Online</i>, largely due to its reliance on a subscription revenue model.<p>That’s a pretty safe bet. A while back I wrote a similar piece, arguing that the new MMO should have …

12 Years a Slave and the roots of America's shameful past

12 Years a Slave's historical consultant, Harvard academic Henry Louis Gates, talks about Steve McQueen's powerful new film and why America remains a divided nation to this day<p>Directed by the British artist and film-maker Steve McQueen, <i>12 Years a Slave</i> has gained almost universal critical praise. …