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With $1B on the line, Take-Two planning ‘innovative’ marketing for Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto publisher Take-Two Interactive Software expects to make around $1.8 billion in revenue over the next year. That’s a mammoth number that is around $600 million more than it made in its fiscal 2013.<p>The craziest thing about those figures is that Take-Two believes that Rockstar will …

How to Crack a Wi-Fi Network's WPA Password with Reaver

Your Wi-Fi network is your conveniently wireless gateway to the internet, and since you're not keen on sharing your connection with any old hooligan …

Turn your $60 router into a $600 router

Of all the great DIY projects at this year's Maker Faire, the one project that really caught my eye involved converting a regular old $60 router into …

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

Linux

NASA spacecraft captures hurricane the size of Australia on video

A massive hurricane at Saturn's north pole is coming into sharper focus than ever before thanks to new close-up imagery and video released today by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. The storm, which has cloud speeds up to 330 miles per hour and an eye that's 1,250 miles wide — about 20 times the …

Lab-quality microscope now mounts onto most Apple iOS devices

The ProScope Micro Mobile by handheld digital microscope manufacturer Bodelin starts shipping on May 1 for $149.<p>To my fellow geeks who've long dreamed of having a lab-quality digital microscope that mounts to your phone, the time has come.<p>Oregon-based optics manufacturer Bodelin will begin shipping …

iOS

Defiance Overview | Polygon

Latest Stories View all news<p>By Samit Sarkar on Oct 16, 2015 10.16.15<p>Syfy has canceled the science-fiction series Defiance after three seasons, the network announced today, although Trion Worlds, the studio behind the show's accompanying video game, says the MMO...<p>By Philip Kollar on Jul 30, 2014 …

Review: Digital Storm Bolt Gaming PC

It’s no simple endeavor for a boutique PC company to invest the time and resources into developing their own custom case. Typically a stock chassis from companies like Silverstone, Corsair, Cooler Master, or Raidmax is selected to house a variety of components. It can be modified, painted, and …

Vermont’s ultra-cheap gigabit Internet rivals Google Fiber

Many are drooling over Google Fiber, dreaming of ultra-fast downloads and uploads that are zipped off into cyberspace in the blink of an eye. While …

Hybrid grass 'could reduce flooding impact'

The plots of the hybrid grass were planted on clay-rich soil, which is prone to run-off<p><b>A hybrid farmland grass, developed by a team of UK researchers, could help reduce flooding, a study has shown.</b><p>A team of plant and soil scientists said tests showed the new cultivar reduced run-off by 51%, …

Devon

After injury, brain ‘niche’ makes astrocytes - Futurity

DUKE (US) — Astrocytes, brain cells once thought to impede healing, are actually necessary to …

Central Nervous System

New Chemical Trick To Make Fertilizer That Won't Explode

It turns out another industry's trash is fertilizer's lifesaver.<p>The same chemical that makes fertilizer so useful also makes it really cheap bomb fuel. Researchers at Sandia labs in Albuquerque wondered if they could render the explosive properties of fertilizer inert while still keeping the …

It's getting hot in here: Earth's core is 1,000 degrees warmer than experts thought

The Earth's inner core is hotter than experts previously suspected — by a whopping 1,000 degrees. In fact, new research suggests, the center of our planet might be around the same temperature as the sun.<p>In a study published in <i>Science</i>, a team out of the French research agency CEA simulated the …

Einstein was right – so far

Record-breaking pulsar takes tests of general relativity into new territory.<p>Astronomers have used ESO’s Very Large Telescope, along with radio …

Galaxy S3 sold 50 million units, demand for Galaxy S4 is “explosive”

Credit: Korea Herald The Samsung Galaxy S4 launched today in South Korea<p><i>Samsung has high hopes for the Galaxy S4, launching into its first markets today. The Galaxy S4 is projected to sell in 100 million units, a target that is deemed “highly achievable.”</i><p>It’s a big day for Samsung. The Galaxy S4 …

Galaxy S4

Report: EA lays off up to 10 percent of employees

Electronic Arts may have laid off up to 10 percent of its worldwide workforce, if sources who spoke to Kotaku are accurate. The publisher saw the …

Employment

EA cuts more jobs

Electronic Arts cuts more jobs today as part of a "hard but essential" process, according to a statement from the Battlefield and FIFA publisher posted on the company's blog.<p>"In recent weeks, EA has aligned all elements of its organizational structure behind priorities in new technologies and …

EA restructure results in hundreds of layoffs, two studios closed

EA's reorganization could lead to more layoffs<p>Electronic Arts announced today that the company is undergoing an organizational restructure that has "led to some difficult decisions to reduce the workforce in some locations."<p>Two sources with knowledge of the situation told Polygon that the layoffs, …

'Legends Of Gaming': Jovenshire And More Are In A New Gaming Show, And It Looks Awesome

Gaming<p>Find out what the hottest game news, new game releases.<p>Pokémon Go<p>Sure, the game has quickly eaten society. But it's helping us see the world …

Leap Motion gesture controller delayed to July 22

The launch of the Leap Motion Controller, a 3D gesture controller that works with computers, has been delayed from May to July 22, reports The Verge.<p>Leap Motion announced in February that it planned to start shipping pre-orders on May 13 and launch the controller exclusively at Best Buy on May …

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'Fire Emblem: Awakening' Review (3DS)

<i>Tactical fights, a great story, and a beautiful soundtrack all combine to make ‘Fire Emblem: Awakening’ one of the best handheld games of the year.</i><p>I’m actually a newcomer to the series, but <i>Fire Emblem: Awakening</i> is still one of the best games I’ve played in 2013.<p>The 3DS fantasy strategy game not …

In March: BioShock Infinite does 878K on consoles; 14 titles cleared 100K

March was a deep month for the gaming industry. Publisher Take-Two Interactive’s BioShock Infinite led the pack of new games with big sales, but more than a dozen titles sold in excess of 100,000 physical copies.<p>Take-Two sold 878,000 physical copies of BioShock Infinite on consoles alone, according …

Vita gets edgy with Jak and Daxter Trilogy in June

Jak and Daxter Trilogy isn’t just for home consoles anymore — the classic 3D platformer franchise is headed to Sony’s portable device in two months.<p>The publisher announced today that it is bringing the Jak and Daxter Trilogy to its powerful PlayStation Vita portable console, according to the …

Defiance is Borderlands: The MMO without the humor (review)

Video game publisher Trion Worlds is taking a big risk on Defiance. It’s a transmedia experiment — a collaborative effort between Trion and the Syfy channel to produce a massively multiplayer online game alongside a television series. The publisher has reportedly spent more than $70 million …