Lance Gehrke

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Elite: Dangerous' next update hopes to add a little character and a lot of strategy

One of the biggest criticisms of <i>Elite: Dangerous</i>, the vast spaceflight simulation now on Windows PC and Mac and slated for release on Xbox One and eventually PlayStation 4, has been that there's nothing to do. 400 billion channels, and nothing's on. While that's not entirely fair, the team at …

RPGs

Riot Combines 'League of Legends' With 'Super Smash Bros.' And The Result Needs To Be A Reality

Riot Games, creator of League of Legends, finds itself near the top of many “best companies to work for” lists thanks to a relaxed corporate culture that emphasizes creativity and freedom among its staff. This manifests itself in Google-ish “experimental” projects, where sometimes Rioters can mess …

Star Walk 2, Tinkerplay, Five Nights at Freddy’s 3, Stick Cricket 2, Swipes, Connect, Frozen Synapse Prime and more<p>The weekly Android apps roundup has been on hiatus since the end of 2014 in favour of a monthly collection, but there’ve been plenty of comments on related apps articles requesting a …

Apps

Watching live streams of people coding is now officially a thing

If you’re still reeling from shock that people would spend hours watching live streams of other people playing video games on Twitch, well, then you better have a seat.<p>Across the Internet, sites are popping up that let people watch other people code for hours and hours. Indeed, live streams of …

Human Computer Interfaces: The Next Hot Innovation In PC Gaming?

I spent the better part of last week at the Game Developers Conference (GDC), checking out a number of new gaming-related innovations poised to hit the market in the next few weeks, months, and (maybe) years. I’m particularly interested in PC hardware, which was good because a number of the major …

Online Life

‘Jupiter Ascending’ Is The Number One Movie In China

The Wachowski Starship had a $150 million budget on <i>Jupiter Ascending</i>, which ended up grossing less than $20 million in its opening weekend on February 6th. But while Channing Tatum and his swarm of royalty-sensing bees couldn’t manage a number one opening stateside, <i>Jupiter Ascending</i> opened number …

League of Legends developer Riot has considered a Counter-Strike-style competitive mode

Millions of people play League of Legends every month. Most of them are just in it for the fun, but developer Riot is considering ways to better serve the small fraction of its audience that are serious competitors.<p>During a panel at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco last week, League …

Dreadnought gets deeper, more tactical with new Elimination mode

The five-on-five multiplayer action in <i>Dreadnought</i>, the free-to-play space combat game from Yager Development, is straightforward — or at least, as straightforward as a multiplayer space combat game played with a mouse and keyboard can be. Five players face off against a squad of five other players, …

Military Aircraft

Nvidia Announces $199 4K Android TV Game Console

Talk about game-changing: Nvidia just announced the Shield, the world’s first 4K Android TV gaming console, at Game Developers Conference today in San Francisco. The device will be available this May for $199.<p>Along with the new entertainment system, the company also announced its Grid …

The MindLeap virtual reality game system runs on your brainwaves — no controllers needed

<i>Click here for all of GamesBeat’s 2015 Game Developers Conference coverage.</i><p>Virtual reality gaming goes hands-free.<p>Neurotechnology company MindMaze announces a thought-powered virtual reality game system called MindLeap today. Based on its proprietary system originally developed for use in the …

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Paleontology

Nokia HERE Beta, World of Warriors, Game of Thrones, Pause, Humin, Go CBBC, Scrolls, Indiegogo and more<p>It’s time for our weekly roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last seven days of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets …

ASUS Republic Of Gamers G20 Compact PC Review

It’s an argument that’s become increasingly truthful as the years go by: When it comes to PC gaming, size rarely matters. Look no further than the insanely powerful Falcon Northwest’s Tiki-Z as concrete proof of that. ASUS is the latest to jump into the small form factor pool with the Republic of …

The 2015 Pirelli Calendar Is Here

The 42nd edition of the Pirelli Calendar has arrived—for the lucky few, that is. Photographed by Steven Meisel and styled by Carine Roitfeld, <i>Calendar Girls 2015</i> features industry vets Carolyn Murphy, Isabeli Fontana, Adriana Lima, Karen Elson, Joan Smalls, Cameron Russell, Raquel Zimmermann, and …

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Porn As Art: The 10 Best Porn Films Since 2010 (Part One)

<i><br>THE ADULT FILM MINUTE: Once per month,</i> <b>Dr. Chauntelle Tibbals</b> <i>will be telling us a little bit about what’s going on in adult entertainment and why it should matter to you.</i><p>Guess what? In no particular order, except for the #1 Best Ever, here are my Top 10 Favorite Pornos since 2010!<p>I’m basing my …

Why Ebola Is Such A Uniquely Terrible Virus

In its struggle to beat back the virus, your immune system's reaction ravages the rest of your body, leaving your blood vessels weak and leaky.<p>Soon, blood and plasma start pushing through, sometimes coming out of your pores and every orifice.<p>But long before the body begins to fail — around the time …