Monthly Archives: February 2018

PES 2018 Helps Konami Profits Rise Again

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Konami, the publisher of the Metal Gear series, has reported a rise in both revenue and profits. The company stated its strong results were due in part to Western economies’ continued recovery and “stable performance” of its games lineup. For the nine months ending December 31, 2017, the company’s revenue stood at $1.6 billion, a […]

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10 best Android phones 2018: which should you buy?

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Update: Over a month into 2018 already?! Where has the time gone? The good news is that we’re now even closer to the first phone phone launches of the year with MWC kicking off at the end of February. If you’re in the market for a new Android phone, you may want to hang fire […]

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Deepfake porn videos deleted from internet by Gfycat

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Image caption Emma Watson is among several actresses who have had their faces merged with pornography Pornographic videos that used new software to replace the original face of an actress with that of a celebrity are being deleted by a service that hosted much of the content. San Francisco-based Gfycat has said it thinks the […]

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LG gram 15 (2018) review

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The quest to create the perfectly thin and light laptop that also delivers on performance goes on and LG has updated its flagship Ultrabook with Intel 8th-gen and more. Here’s our LG gram 15 (2018) review. Price and availability Combining top-end specs and lightweight design comes at a price and the LG gram 15, like […]

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A Mario movie from the makers of Minions is in the works

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There’s an animated Mario movie on its way to your screens, and given who’s producing it, there’s every possibility it’s going to be good (or at least successful).  The flick comes as Nintendo finalizes its deal with Illumination, the production house behind such animated hits as Despicable Me, The Secret Life of Pets, and Minions. […]

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Nintendo announces Mario Kart Tour will be its next mobile game

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Nintendo has announced its next mobile game, and it’ll be based on the company’s long-running Mario Kart franchise.  We don’t have any other details about the game other than the name, Mario Kart Tour, but presumably the game will feature the same fast-paced powerup-fuelled racing mayhem the series is known for.  We’ve got our fingers […]

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Elon Musk sold all 20K Boring flamethrowers, bringing in $10M

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Elon Musk’s flamethrower, branded and sold via The Boring Company, his new tunnel digging venture, is now all sold out. That means 20,000 buyers have secured pre-orders, and at $500 per, that adds up to $10 million in committed funds heading to The Boring Co’s coffers. Musk started selling these via The Boring Company’s website […]

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The Magicians Bosses Explain That Shocking Episode 4 Ending

Share. Penny for your thoughts? By Sydney Bucksbaum This interview contains spoilers for The Magicians Season 3, episode 4, “Be the Penny.” Whoever is editing The Magicians deserves a raise. The final shot of this week’s episode was an exercise in audience torture, and all credit goes to whoever decided to cut the episode mid-line, […]

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EA Sports UFC 3 Review: Not Yet a Knockout, But The Best UFC Yet

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Share. It’s the best yet in the series, but this MMA simulation still has some holes in its game. By Mitchell Saltzman The task of emulating the complexity of Mixed Martial Arts in video game form is not an easy one, and for the most part, the first two EA Sports UFC games have done […]

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A new study of Airbnb paints an ugly picture of the company’s impact on New York City housing

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For anyone who knows their city well, it’s easy to see that the short-term rental boom spurred by Airbnb’s massive popularity is changing things. Figuring out what exactly is changing and how quickly is trickier. In New York, those changes are have kept Airbnb and city regulators engaged in a multi-year war over what’s really […]

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