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That Gigantic Death Note Omnibus is Coming to America This Fall

That <i>Death Note</i> movie sure was something, wasn’t it? Whether you loved it or hated it, you have to admit that the manga it’s based on is a different …

IRON STUDIOS’ New Statues Feature WONDER WOMAN, BATMAN, and GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

From the box office successes of <i>Wonder Woman</i>, <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i>, and <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>, it seems that superheroes have once again …

Comics

Solving "only 2% can answer this question" problems with Machine Learning

<i>This article originally appeared on kasperfred.</i><p>You know these internet memes that say if you can solve the question they ask, you are a certified …

Machine Learning

Gaming PC. How Cheap Is Too Cheap?

When building a Gaming PC it is very normal to not want to spend more money than necessary, but that does not mean that you want to spend minimal …

Robot performing Japanese funeral rites shows no one's job is safe

When the robot apocalypse comes, robots will be there to say a prayer over your frail human remains, thanks to Japan's Softbank.<p>That's the message …

Microsoft isn’t selling the original Xbox One anymore

Microsoft has stopped selling the original version of the Xbox One online, suggesting the manufacturer may be preparing to phase out production of …

Halo Wars

Astronomers map alien supermassive star Antares; all you need to know

The researchers used European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) in Chile to map Antares.<p>A supermassive alien star …

‘Logan Lucky’ proves Hollywood still doesn’t get Trumpland

It has a 94 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes. It’s the first feature film directed by proven hitmaker Steven Soderbergh (“Erin Brockovich,” the …

Steven Soderbergh

This DIY pixelstick lets you make amazing in-camera effects

Lucas Berbesson created this nifty homemade PixelStick, and he was kind enough to share the instructions, too.<p>The pixelstick is an ADRESSABLE RGB LED …

Photography

30 of the best Android games for kids between the ages of 2-8

Article Contents<p>1 Daniel Tiger for Parents<br>• 2 Pet Bingo by Duck Duck Moose<br>• 3 Llama Spit Spit<br>• 4 Toca Kitchen 2<br>• 5 PJ Masks: Moonlight Heroes<br>• 6 LEGO® Creator …

Beautiful Cyberpunk City-Builder Announced By Crypt Of The NecroDancer Dev

The developer behind Crypt of the NecroDancer has just announced its next game, and it's quite a bit different than the rhythm-based dungeon crawler. Industries of Titan is a city-building simulation/strategy game, and it looks awesome.<p>The game tasks you with starting a metropolis on Titan, one of …

New Aircraft, Smuggling Missions Come To ‘GTA Online’ In Smuggler’s Run Update Next Week

Moving cargo across the massive map in the online multiplayer mode for <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> is the premise behind next week’s update. The Smuggler’s Run …

Grand Theft Auto

Noodlecake Studios Announces Publishing Deal for Upcoming 3D Platformer 'Suzy Cube'

One of my very favorite games, which is impressive seeing as it's not even OUT yet, is Norther Bytes' upcoming 3D platformer <i>Suzy Cube</i>. Our first …

Game Development

Developers Put Popular Horror Game On Pirate Bay For Players Who Can't Afford It

On torrent site The Pirate Bay, typically the domain of illegal rips of media, one username among dozens uploading the horror game <i>Darkwood</i> stands …

Darkwood

Gameheads’ second annual showcase shows off the work of Oakland’s budding game devs

Gameheads is going back to school to solve the game industry’s diversity problem. It’s a year-round program based in Oakland, California, that teaches development to students in underserved communities. Today, its Second Annual Student Showcase will highlight 20 student-created games in an event …

This Stone Vault Prototype Creates Almost No Material Waste

Italy-based New Fundamentals Research Group recently designed and built a full-scale prototype of an experimental barrel-vaulted stone structure for …

3D Printing

Exploring the Carina Nebula

When astronomers want to look at all the stages of star birth and star death in the Milky Way galaxy, they often turn their gaze to the mighty Carina …

Cosmology

Suit Up and Roll Out: The Top 5 Agents of Mayhem Team Combinations

Check Out Our Top 5 Agents of Mayhem Team Combinations Not Featured In The Game<p>Agents of Mayhem has finally arrived, and while the reception might be …

Gaming Industry

Summer 1954: Kids out of school wreak havoc on the streets of London

'Children of the Streets'<p>School's out.<p>In the summer of 1954, the streets of London were overrun with rambunctious kids enjoying their time off from …

Photo Essays

PlayStation Store releases for 29th August, 2017

<b>Here’s the full lineup of videogames heading to the PlayStation Store from Tuesday 29th August, 2017.</b>There are 25 games coming to the PlayStation …

Space Photos of the Week: NASA Takes Better Eclipse Photos than You

Millions of people stared up at the sky on Monday for a chance to watch the first total solar eclipse in the contiguous United States since 1979. And …

This Week In The Business: Microsoft Tries To Crackdown On A Bad Habit

QUOTE | “I think in the past we have made the mistake of announcing some exclusives a little bit too early. We’re trying to learn from that mistake …

App Store

AI will fundamentally change how we manage content

Content management is about to undergo a foundational shift as artificial intelligence and machine learning bring long-sought order to enterprise content. As the volume of content has increased, the ability to manage it all seems to have eluded us. Ironic, since Content Management Systems were …

Artificial Intelligence

GAME OF THRONES Deathwatch: Who Will Survive the Finale?

This Sunday is the last chance for <i>Game of Thrones</i> to kill off the people you love this season. Trying to guess who will get the broadsword has been a …

He's Big, He's Blue, And Now, He's Bingeable: 'The Tick' Returns

Say this much for The Tick: He comes with some <i>serious,</i> baked-innerd-cred. Writer Ben Edlund created him back in 1986 to be the mascot of a Massachusetts comic book store.<p>Since then, his bumbling exploits have been chronicled in comic books, video games, a Saturday morning cartoon, and, back in …

Entertainment

'Dishonored' gets unleashed in 'Death of the Outsider'

Our next taste of <i>Dishonored</i> isn't DLC -- it's an entirely new standalone title called <i>Death of the Outsider</i>, which lands on September 15th. That might seem like an odd move for developer Arkane Studios, but it probably makes sense. <i>Dishonored 2</i>, like the original game before it, never quite reached …

Here Is the Future of Interstellar Spacecraft

An Early and Very Ambitious Start<p>In 1973, the British Interplanetary Society — now, the oldest space advocacy organisation in the world — launched a …

Space Travel

Star Citizen’s facial recognition tech is horrifyingly realistic

Don’t speak, it knows just what you’re saying<p><i>Star Citizen</i>’s most ambitious new feature is something called Face Over Internet Protocol (FOIP), which uses motion capture to mirror players’ expressions and facial movements in-game. A demo shown to Polygon at Gamescom proves that not only is this …

Body Language

Tuck into the art direction doc for Double Fine's cosmic adventure, Headlander

If you've ever wanted to know what goes into defining and refining a game's art style, now you can thanks to the folks over at Double Fine.<p>Lee Petty, …