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Six-month-old baby proves Street Fighter V story mode is too easy

One of the many complaints people have had about Street Fighter V is that its story mode is paltry at best, that the game lacks any sort of real, fulfilling challenge. I can […] Go to Source

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Why Spider-Man looks so weird in Captain America: Civil War

Marvel’s message seems to be speaking clearly through its design: this is a character you recognize in a way you’ve never seen him before. Go to Source

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Fallout 4 mod lets players wear scouters from Dragon Ball Z

It finally happened — a Dragon Ball Z scouter mod has been created for Fallout 4. I’m surprised it took this long for someone to whip up a mod like this. Seems like a […] Go to Source

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Apple fined $450 million for ebook price-fixing

Apple launched its iBooks store way back in 2010, and at the time it was very controversial. The company was looking to dethrone Amazon in the world of ebooks, but the way it […] Go to Source

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Samsung Galaxy S7 has a phone-saving moisture detector

Samsung delighted their fans by making the Galaxy S7 phones waterproof again. But it turns out the phones don’t just handle being dunked — they also know when they’re wet. Several people who […] Go to Source

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Unreal Engine 4 Metal Gear Solid fan project has been cancelled

Back in January of this year, we posted a story about a fan project called Shadow Moses. The goal of this venture was to update the original Metal Gear Solid using Unreal Engine […] Go to Source

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Nintendo tried to make a transforming Amiibo for Star Fox Zero

Right now, the only Amiibos that work with Star Fox Zero are Fox and Falco from the Super Smash Bros. line. However, Nintendo also had plans for another type of Star Fox Amiibo […] Go to Source

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Juicy details for Star Wars: The Force Awakens digital and Blu-ray release

With Star Wars: The Force Awakens rolling out of theaters with a staggering $926.5 million dollars domestic box office gross, you know the question on every Star Wars fan’s mind: when can we own […] Go to Source

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Kanye West caught using Pirate Bay to pirate recording software

When last we left the irrepressible Kanye West, he was having his people look into filing a lawsuit against The Pirate Bay after his new album was pirated many thousands of times within […] Go to Source

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Bethesda is developing three new ‘big and crazy’ games

Bethesda Softworks is riding high off the success of Fallout 4, but the company isn’t content to just sit back and take in the praise and adoration tossed upon them. On top of […] Go to Source

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Gordon Freeman and Chell face off in Half-Life vs Portal fan-made video

Two of Valve’s most recognized protagonists are Half-Life’s Gordon Freeman and Portal’s Chell. Normally these two live within their respective game worlds, but what would happen if they came face-to-face and dueled using […] Go to Source

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5D data storage crams 360TB on a tiny disc forever

Research team uses quartz glass and lasers to store 360 terabytes of data for billions of years. Go to Source

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Microsoft patents a modular PC

Building your own custom PC from scratch really isn’t all that difficult. Microsoft thinks it should be even simpler, like stacking Lego bricks. The application went in last July, and last week the […] Go to Source

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Infamous Nigerian prince is trying to scam people from space now

That Nigerian fellow who used to send you emails — he’s just not as communicative as he used to be. There’s a good reason for that: he’s trapped in space and can’t get […] Go to Source

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Explaining Spark to Your CEO

There comes a time in the life of every important technology where the CEO gets interested and wants to know what the fuss is all about. That time has come for Spark. Go to Source

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First Look: Mobile Process Automation Made Easy with doForms

How is your organization going to harness the power of mobile devices? In many ways, the answer to this question is a proxy for your approach to technology in general. Go to Source

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I Sure Hope More than Hadoop Crosses the Chasm

Hadoop vendors are thrilled with the uptake of Hadoop by mainstream IT buyers, it won’t be good news for the businesses buying the technology unless more than just Hadoop crosses the chasm. Go to Source

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Use Facebook’s Web Based Messenger As A Desktop App

Last week, Facebook released a stand alone web interface for its popular chat service aptly called Messenger after the mobile apps that are built exclusively for the feature. The web interface can work without users needing to keep Facebook open

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New Features In Firefox 37 For Desktop And Android

You’ve probably read this a few hundred thousand times but we’re reiterating it; rapid release cycles more often than not make version numbers irrelevant. It’s been happening with Firefox for the past few release cycles with the previous versions having

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Record unemployment for euro zone

Unemployment continued to rise in the euro zone. Will it continue?

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