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You can audition to be the next Top Gear host

<i>Top Gear</i> already has its replacement for Jeremy Clarkson, but you could be the one to fill the shoes of James May or Richard Hammond. No really, the job could be yours. Starting June 19, newly hired main host Chris Evans (pictured above) is going to start accepting 30-second videos from anyone who …

Top Gear

Why Fallout 4's PC Mods Are Coming to Xbox One Before PS4

This week at E3, Bethesda officially announced a potentially exciting new feature where Fallout 4's PC mods will be playable on console, starting with Xbox One before coming to PlayStation 4 later. Some fans might be wondering why Bethesda aligned with Microsoft instead of Sony, and now Bethesda …

$150 Xbox One Controller Release Date and New Details Revealed at E3 2015

Microsoft has confirmed pricing and availability details for the just-announced Xbox One controller.<p>The "Elite" pad, which comes with swappable components, will launch in October for $150, a Microsoft representative confirmed to GameSpot this evening.<p>Here's everything that comes with the package, …

HiAlgo empowers PC players to run games better with Boost

If you ever loaded an awesome game on your desktop or laptop, and then watched the action slow to a crawl, HiAlgo understands your pain. The company can help gamers get better performance for their games thanks to a clever technology that makes more efficient use of your graphics processor.<p>Gamers …

The Elder Scrolls

Grand Theft Auto 5 Car Cannon Mod Lets You Shoot Cars Out of a Gun

Rapid car fire.<p>Rockstar is officially okay with single-player Grand Theft Auto 5 mods! Celebrate by shooting cars... out of a gun.<p>Vehicle Cannon by …

Avengers: Infinity War will be filmed entirely in IMAX, written by Captain America team

Marvel is going bigger than ever for its third and fourth Avengers movies. The two-part <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> will be filmed entirely with IMAX cameras, making it the first Hollywood feature film to be shot wholly in the oversized format, IMAX announced today.<p>Directors Joe and Anthony Russo will …

Automakers to gearheads: Stop repairing cars

Car Companies Say Home Repairs Are 'Legally Problematic,' Seek Copyright Restrictions<p>Automakers are supporting provisions in copyright law that could prohibit home mechanics and car enthusiasts from repairing and modifying their own vehicles.<p>In comments filed with a federal agency that will …

Automotive Industry

Grand Theft Auto 5's First Mod Provides Several Cheat Codes

Wanted level, begone!<p>A simple cheat code program called the LinGon Trainer is now available for Grand Theft Auto 5, making it the first mod available …

How to Listen to Your Music in GTA 5 on PC

Much like with past GTA games, the PC version of Grand Theft Auto V allows you create a custom radio station with your own music. The process is quite simple, though setting it up requires you to know what you're looking for.<p>After installing GTA V, you should have a Rockstar Games folder located …

Halo Online Modders Fighting to Make Game Playable to All

Defying copyright claims.<p><b>Update:</b> A Microsoft spokesperson told IGN, “While we’re thrilled there’s so much interest outside of Russia, the beta of …

Pong, Pac-Man and Space Invaders meet in mega mashup

We may have reached peak video game nostalgia. Mega-hybrid game <i>Pacapong</i> takes <i>Pong</i>, <i>Pac-Man</i>, and <i>Space Invaders</i> and crams them into a two-player mish-mash extravaganza. Players launch Pac-Man from <i>Pong</i> paddles through his maze hoping that he makes it to the other side without running into a ghost. If a …

Digital life hack: Turn your old phone into a security camera

In these days of nonstop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it's easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That's why I'm a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that let you watch your home from a distance and alert you when someone …

MegaUpload founder brings video calling to your browser

The infamous brains behind MegaUpload, Kim Dotcom, has just launched the beta version of his latest product: a browser-based encrypted video calling and file-sharing service he hopes will take on the Microsoft-owned Skype.<p>Called MegaChat, the service uses what is called User Controlled Encryption …

This is Dish's Sling TV: an internet TV service that lets you stream ESPN for $20

The perfect complement to your Netflix subscription is coming this month<p>Internet TV is here. Sony kicked us off in earnest with the launch of PlayStation Vue (which currently remains in limited beta), but Dish is about to make a full-on push into a new TV experience aimed at cord cutters and …

Fan rewrites the ending to The Last of Us, creator approves

<i>The Last of Us</i> was one of 2013's finest games, in its story, acting and play. It'd take brass balls to just swagger in and rewrite the ending, but someone did, and the game's creative director himself gave the redo a thumbs up,<p>NeoGAF, in one of its classic rainy-day thought exercises, yesterday …

Go, Go Gadget Tires: These Concept Tires Transform to Tackle Any Terrain

Hankook Tire just showed off the results of its Design Innovation Project, a biannual daydream challenge to come up with the wildest, most futuristic tire concepts imaginable. This year’s winners are amazingly sci-fi: morphing, transforming tires that change with the terrain to drive on pavement, …

Target Responds To A Petition Asking Them To Ban The Bible: "We Don't Actually Sell The Bible"

40,000 Gamers signed a petition to the remove the bible from Target after the retailer decided to ban Grand Theft Auto V from their stores.

Mazda Miata livery design contest in Forza Horizon 2

If you're into video games, creativity, the Mazda MX-5 Miata and South by Southwest, then there's a contest in <i>Forza Horizon 2</i> you'll want to know about. Called the Livery Design Contest, your job is to head to Xbox Live sometime before midnight on January 4, 2015 and design a paint job for the 1994 …

‘Furious 7’ First Trailer Released: Video

It’s hard to believe it’s been 13 years since the first Fast and the Furious movie hit theaters. Five sequels have been released since then, and …

Movies

GTA 5's returning players will receive this 'exclusive content' on PC, PS4 and Xbox One

<i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> players returning to the game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC will receive "exclusive content" for their loyalty, including new events, rewards, weapons and a murder mystery, developer Rockstar Games announced today.<p>According to Rockstar, the events are "connected to …

Blocks' modular smartwatch will talk to your iPhone

Blocks first unveiled its modular smartwatch with a plan to use Android Wear, much as Project Ara smartphone will use a special version of Android. However, there has been a change of plans -- and it's good news if you're not of the Google persuasion. The team now says that it's using a version of …

Four car-buying hacks

An expedition to the nearest car dealership can make even the most confident of buyers anxious. Dealers bring a barrage of backroom talk, endless options-list add-ons and a flurry of financing provisions. The results of hours of negotiations may be a buyer who stumbles – or drives – out ruffled, …

Destiny: 2 New Secret Areas Discovered - IGN Video

IGN users helped us find two more hidden areas outside The Black Garden.

Destiny - Treasure Cave OP! (Best Legendary Engram Farm)

What Destiny could learn from Borderlands

Destiny has been out in the wild for over a week now reportedly selling over $325 million just in its first five days. Even though many players are …

Borderlands

Deadmau5 Does Uber In His New McLaren 650S Spider: Video

Having given up his famous Nyan Cat-themed Ferrari 458 Italia because of a dispute with Ferrari over the use of his own "Purrari" badges on the car, …

Destiny - Moon Gold Loot Chest Locations - IGN Video

Find all five Gold Chest collectibles on The Moon.

Destiny: All Venus Gold Loot Chest Locations - IGN Video

We show you where every gold chest is located on Venus. Miss the chests on the Moon Earth or Mars? Check the IGN wiki for more!

Destiny's First Patch Tweaks Classes, Weapons and More

Get the details here.<p>Bungie has released Destiny patch 1.0.1, which makes several changes to weapons, classes and multiplayer maps.<p>Anyone booting up …

Dad mows down video games and we can’t stop watching

We’ve all heard it: “Turn that TV off or I’m gonna take it and toss it out the g*dd*mn window.” Chances are, if you’re a parent, you’ve even said such a thing (I know I have).<p>That’s why after repeated watchings we just had to share this viral video from YouTuber McJuggerNuggets about a crazy family …

Lawn Mowing