Friday, January 22, 2021

The Lavie Mini is a modern netbook that doubles as a...

With tablets and full-size laptops as pervasive as they are, it can be easy to forget that — for a few years there, at...

9 Zoom Games For Large Groups, Including Charades & Heads Up

New year, same quarantine. Even though we’ve finally kissed 2020 good-bye, we still find ourselves in the midst of the coroanvirus pandemic. Since March...

Flipper Zero turns hacking into a Tamagotchi-style game

Flipper Zero is a small, Tamagotchi-like gadget that its creators hope will get people into hacking. Just like the classic digital pet, the device...

Fortnite developer Epic Games just bought a North Carolina mall for...

Fortnite developer Epic Games is moving its Cary, North Carolina headquarters across town to a large shopping mall, the company announced. It’s planning to...

How Tim Schafer made Double Fine a creative hotbed

In 1997, John Romero was driving around the US handing out blank cheques to some of the country’s greatest game designers. To Tom Hall,...

2020 was the year of the casual gamer

Unlike most other forms of entertainment, video games weren’t hit as hard this year. Sure, the big live events like E3 and EVO were...

Best games for safely socializing this holiday season

The holidays are usually a time to get together with family to bond but, for obvious reasons, they’re going to look a little different...

I have not played Cyberpunk 2077 but it’s my favorite game...

Like many non-gamers, I have experienced Cyberpunk 2077 mostly through news articles and Twitter posts. And I’ve got to say — this is possibly...

DeepMind’s latest AI can master games without being told their rules

In 2016, Alphabet's DeepMind came out with AlphaGo, an AI which consistently beat the best human Go players. One year later, the subsidiary went...

Google’s latest Stadia push is a commitment-free 30-minute trial

Google is offering would-be Stadia Pro users a 30-minute trial with no need for payment information, reports 9to5Google. Until now, if you wanted to...