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512 GB MicroSD Card Revealed, And It's Perfect For Nintendo Switch

As computer storage gets progressively cheaper, the capacity of microSD cards continues to go up. As a result, what would seem absolutely unbelievable only a few years ago is now possible: a 512 GB microSD card was recently revealed, becoming the biggest microSD ever created.<p>It comes from …

Online

Best armoured and bulletproof vehicles in GTA Online revealed

YouTuber Chaotic reveals the best armoured and bulletproof vehicles in his latest gameplay video for GTA Online.<p>YouTuber Chaotic has revealed the …

This guy built a travel dock for his Nintendo Switch and I want one

I love my Nintendo Switch. Almost an unreasonable amount, really. It’s traveled thousands of miles with me at this point, and I’ve probably traveled just as far around Hyrule in <i>Breath of the Wild</i>.<p>One thing the Switch lacks, though, is a more portable dock. A travel dock, if you will. Something that …

Nintendo Switch

This little gadget turns any headphones into wireless headphones

Apple just reported its financial results for the holiday quarter this past week, and it confirmed that it sold more iPhones during that three-month period than it has ever sold before. It goes without saying that the company's tremendous feat is thanks in large part to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 …

Tech Trends

Musou Stars’ gameplay videos are super effing weird

Hack and slash with cats and trains<p>There's probably a reason <i>Musou Stars</i>, the next game out of Koei Tecmo's Warriors series, doesn't yet have a launch date in the west, but I can't quite put my finger on it.<p>I mean, cats. We have cats here, too, right? Who doesn't get cats?<p>And gambling! C'mon, …

Second Generation MMX 300 Headphones Unveiled By Beyerdynamic

Beyerdynamic has this week unveiled their new second-generation MMX 300 Headphones which builds upon the popular MMX 300 premium headset, which will …

The Best of CES 2016

Of the thousands of products at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, these 18 truly stand out, and will help set the tone in technology for the …

Gear & Gadgets

Pervy Mary Skelter Video Shows You How To “Purify” The Girls

New Mary Skelter Video Shows Purification System<p>Every once in awhile, we like to give you something different and this is definitely ‘out there’. …

Gaming Industry

Digital Foundry vs Skyrim Special Edition

It's early days with our analysis of the new Skyrim Remastered, with work only beginning proper on the day of release. Our initial objectives here …

You have a few months to claim Amazon Underground’s best free games | Ars Technica

Amazon will not continue paying participating game and app developers in perpetuity.<p>Amazon Underground, the company's experiment in "actually free" …

Apps

10 Worst Ways To Exploit Video Games

Modding can be fun and I love when a group of modders work on something completely new and add amazing things to the game. PUBG the biggest hit of …

Brexit divorce bill 'could reach £84bn' while Theresa May 'will be barred from negotiating with leaders'

Brexit will likely top the agenda on the election campaign trail today as the European Commission's lead Brexit negotiator is set to face the media.<p>Michel Barnier will likely face questions on Wednesday about Theresa May's role in talks amid reports that the EU will not allow the Prime Minister to …

United Kingdom

easiest french fries

This recipe requires no peeling, soaking, twice-frying, deep-fry thermometer (or deep-fryer), temperature monitoring or even stirring and uses a …

French Fries

UK watchdog to hire hundreds as it prepares for country to adopt a 'once in a generation' crackdown on data misuse

The UK's data watchdog is planning to hire hundreds more staff to enforce a strict new regime that will crack down on the mishandling of consumers' personal information.<p>The Information Commissioner's Office will expand its roster of investigators, lawyers, analysts and policy advisors by 40pc in …

Beam, Windows 10 Game Mode tests start tomorrow on XB1 and PC

Starting tomorrow, Creators Update features coming in for testing are integrated support for Beam streaming on both platforms, Cortana updates on Xbox One, and for PC gamers, the new Game Mode and gaming settings section. With Snap Mode on the way out, it's time to see what the sacrifice will bring …

PlayStation is still getting away with 'minimum funding' charges

When game consoles stumbled into the modern era, their digital-content stores were a mess. Nintendo's Wii locked its customers into an annoying point system. The Xbox 360 obfuscated the value of Microsoft Points by using an odd 0.8 conversion rate. Sony's PlayStation Store listed its items in real, …

Her Story dev working on a 'spiritual successor'

But not a sequel<p>Sam Barlow, the designer of Polygon's Game of the Year 2015 <i>Her Story</i>, shared on Twitter earlier today that he was working on a follow-up to his murder mystery title.<p>Despite the project's working title suggesting a direct relationship to <i>Her Story</i>, Barlow confirmed to Polygon that his …

Gaming

Download Mew and more Pokémon legendaries starting next week

Here's the full list of the yearlong giveaways<p>Pokémon's 20th anniversary is a major milestone for the franchise, and one of the ways The Pokémon Company is celebrating is with a year of mythical monster giveaways. Starting next Monday, Feb. 1, players can download one rare creature a month for any …

Coding a Way Out of the Refugee Crisis

Apps for migrants to Europe are everywhere. But how much can they really help?<p>Displaced by civil war? There’s an app for that. Scratch that: There are several dozen apps for that. Which one would you like?<p>Coding humanity’s way out of crisis has become popular in recent years, pioneered in response …

Apps

David Cameron’s party isn’t likeable – and that is a big problem

The Tories are trusted on the economy, but they could fail to turn that into an election victory, thanks to a feeling that they are too closely allied to the 1 per cent<p>There is something odd going on with the opinion polls. Allowing for the margin of error – a two- or three-point variation from one …

8 Soul-Satisfying Comfort Foods to Chase Away the Chill

Lift your family's spirit on a cold winter day with one of these delicious and satisfying comfort foods.<p><b>1. Broccoli & Gruyère Soup with Homemade Croutons</b><p>Topped with crisp homemade croutons, this rich and creamy broccoli soup is a hearty meal unto itself. It's perfect to ward off winter's chill, and …

Cooking

London’s Best Chinese Restaurants (By Those Who Know)

<i>Updated March 2018</i><p>Celebrity chef Ken Hom once declared that Chinese food in London is “equally as good as in China”. But where to find the best of …

Food & Dining

'Neets' given work experience in Whitehall

Unemployed teenagers to join mandarins on back to work programme<p>Sir Humphrey, meet your new secretary.<p>Unemployed teenagers will be given work experience in Whitehall, under Civil Service plans.<p>People aged 18-24 who are not in education, employment or training – a group known by the acronym NEET – …

Public Policy

15 Ways The World Will Be Awesome In 2050

But when you consider ongoing social and economic progress and all of the coming innovations in science and technology, there's plenty of room for optimism.<p>We've pulled out some of our favorite ideas about the future of our world.

Singularity

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Creativity

Are man-made gems the key to a sustainable diamond trade?

Long plagued by ethical and environmental abuses, the diamond mining industry now faces a new challenge: safe, sustainable man-made gems<p>Long a staple of the industrial diamond industry, laboratory-created diamonds only represent about 2% of the jewelry market. Increasingly, however, they are …

Sustainability