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Nintendo explains its reward program and that smartphone app

Nintendo's first smartphone entry is gradually, actually, happening. During an investor call earlier today, the company showcased what is actually going on and how it'll attempt to make the most of your smartphone. You can also start registering for the game (and its corresponding "My Nintendo" …

Virtual reality's biggest challenge? Not even the developers can sell you on it

Explaining VR is impossible, you have to try it for yourself<p>Valve and HTC recently showed a collection of games coming to the Vive virtual reality platform to the press, and the platform has an impressive collection of games on the way.<p>The press and developers gathered near the end of the event to …

The Next Episode For 'Gundam Thunderbolt' Looks Amazing, Still Very Jazzy

The anime adaptation of the <i>Gundam Thunderbolt</i> manga is continuing with the next episode out this February. It’s still very jazzy but it also embraces classic animation standards and consequently looks thoroughly amazing.<p><i>Thunderbolt</i> is a sidestory set during the One Year War around the time of the …

Anime

Seagate E.C 8TB HDD V5 Review

While some internet pundits have been decreeing the death of hard drives for some time now, obviously Seagate did not get the memo. Instead they have …

Africa

Masked anti-migrant mob goes on rampage in Stockholm

Swedish police on Saturday said they had made several arrests after a gang of masked, black-clad men rampaged through the streets of Stockholm and handed out leaflets calling for attacks on migrant youths.<p>The incident highlighted the growing tensions over immigration in Sweden, a country of 10 …

Extremism

Damascus blasts aimed at disrupting Syria peace talks - EU foreign policy chief

Sunday’s deadly blasts in Damascus were intended to disrupt Syria’s fledgling peace talks, according to the European Union’s foreign policy chief.<p>“The attack near the Sayeda Zeinab shrine is clearly aimed to disrupt the attempts to start a political process,” Federica Mogherini said in a …

China condemns US warship's South China Sea passage

Tensions between the US and China heightened again as the US Navy sending a warship into contested waters. China has said the ship violated its …

China

10,000 child refugees may have disappeared after arriving in Europe, warns Europol chief

Many of them could be in the hands of traffickers, says Europol’s Brian Donald, as the 10,000 figure is believed to be a conservative estimate<p>At least 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees have disappeared in Europe, the EU’s criminal intelligence agency has said, as it warned many could be in the …

North Africa

Boko Haram burns kids alive in Nigeria, 86 dead: officials

DALORI, Nigeria (AP) — A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard the screams of children burning to death, among 86 people officials say died in the latest attack by Nigeria's homegrown Islamic extremists.<p>Scores of charred corpses and bodies with …

Africa

A spectacular 'fireball' was spotted burning up in the Northeast sky

The meteor was primarily visible in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, but there were also witnesses in Virginia, Washington, DC, Maryland, North Carolina, New York, Delaware, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, and Ontario, according to the American Meteor Society.<p>Several witnesses, including Alex Salvador …

New Jersey

Can Google’s AlphaGo really feel it in its algorithms?

When the game-playing system AlphaGo defeated a master of the Chinese game go five games to nil, its creators could not explain why. Is this a sign of intuitive AI?<p>Last week, researchers at the artificial intelligence company DeepMind, which is now owned by Google, announced an extraordinary …

Artificial Intelligence

SpaceX's Elon Musk wants to send humans to start colonizing Mars by 2025

At a startup festival in Hong Kong, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said he will announce plans for a Mars-bound spacecraft later this year, with goals of sending humans to the Red Planet by 2025.<p>Musk said going to Mars is crucial for the survival of the human race and to help us become a “multi-planet” …