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SpaceX confirms plans to begin testing its orbital-class ‘Starship’

Though SpaceX’s “Starhopper” spacecraft faced a failed launch back in July, the craft has since successfully completed its latest hover test. With this victory under its belt, SpaceX is ready to move forward and begin full test flights for Starhopper’s successor: “Starship.” Starship, for the unaware, is quite an ambitious project. In the future, SpaceX […]

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System Shock 3’s Shodan comes to life in new pre-alpha trailer

It has been 20 year… 20! since we had our pants scared off by Shodan — the evil rogue AI from System Shock. This year developers have been drip feeding us bits to make us antsy for the release of System Shock 3. Today we got another little morsel. It has been over three and […]

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Intel will use AI to show live data overlays during sprinting events at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics event is looking to be more high-tech than any of its predecessors. Toyota recently unveiled its line-up of smart Olympic robots (including bots that delivery food, ferry gear, and more), and now Intel has some reveals of its own. When the Olympics’ sprinting events (such as the 100-meter dash) kick off, […]

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World of Warcraft Classic is one of the most popular games on Twitch

Video game streamers are one of the most popular sources of entertainment for young people in today’s day and age. Popular personalities like Ninja can pull in tens of thousands of viewers at any given time, and rake in cash from donations, subscriber fees, and merchandise sales. With so much influence, it’s not hard to […]

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Apple looking to undercut Netflix in India with a $1.40 per month subscription

Apple wants to capture emerging markets with its subscription services, and TV Plus is no exception. Indian customers will be able to enjoy the service for only 99 rupees or $1.40 per month, compared to $4.99 in the US. The iPhone 11 starts at a lower price than its predecessor, which might be a coincidence […]

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Samsung’s PlayGalaxy beta streams games from your PC to your Note 10

Yesterday, Samsung released an app for the Galaxy Note 10 line that allows users to stream games from their PCs to the phone. It sounds similar to Sony’s RemotePlay for the PlayStation, but with higher system requirements. As companies continue to push into games streaming to any device, Samsung has developed an app that doesn’t […]

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Uber says drivers aren’t core to its business after California bill moves forward

California lawmakers passed a landmark bill on Wednesday that threatens to reshape how companies like Uber and Lyft do business. The legislation, known as Assembly Bill 5 (AB5), was passed in the state Assembly and now heads to Democratic California Gov. Gavin Newsom’s desk. AB5 would require gig economy workers to be reclassified as employees […]