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MegaBots Scrap Combat Robot Due to Safety Issues

As many anxiously await the upcoming USA vs Japan giant robot duel, it seems that despite their extensive crowdfunding campaign, the company behind the US team, MegaBots, are ...

October 10, 2016 at 10:30 pm by

Nvidia Announce New Xavier System on Chip

Nvidia’s CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang, announced a new system on chip (SoC) named Xavier today at GTC 2016. Xavier manages to pack in a whopping 7 billion transistors which ...

September 28, 2016 at 8:15 pm by

New Amazon Fire TV Stick Includes Alexa Remote

Amazon is releasing a new version of the Fire TV Stick and, to be honest, on the surface, it looks almost identical to the old one. Despite this, there are a number of changes ...

September 28, 2016 at 7:40 pm by

SpaceX Makes First Test-Fire of Interplanetary Raptor Engine

While Elon Musk is set to deliver a keynote tomorrow at the 67th annual International Astronautical Congress tomorrow, outlining his plans to colonize Mars (and even beyond), ...

September 28, 2016 at 12:11 am by

Sinclair ZX Spectrum Vega+ Handheld Revealed

Gaming has come a long way since the 80s, both in terms of graphics and portability and while many may have had a NES, SNES or Playstation, back in its time, the ZX Spectrum ...

September 27, 2016 at 11:29 pm by

SpaceX’s Mars Transport May Go Further According to Elon Musk

For a while now, SpaceX have had their eyes on the red planet, putting a number of their resources towards developing ways to transport both humans and cargo to Mars including ...

September 25, 2016 at 1:00 am by

Google Self-Driving Car Gets Into a Crash in Mountain View

  Until earlier this year, Google had managed to boast that none of their test fleet of self-driving cars had been involved in an accident. Unfortunately, on Friday ...

September 25, 2016 at 12:00 am by

Planet Coaster Will Let Players Crash Coasters Into Guests

Coaster crashes are the darker side of the myriad of theme park management games that have been released over the years, with many players finding enjoyment not just in ...

September 24, 2016 at 11:00 pm by

Tesla Model S Remotely Hacked By Researchers

  Tesla’s Model S may be one of the most technologically advanced vehicles on the road, with its large suite of features and Autopilot system. Unfortunately, now ...

September 20, 2016 at 10:00 pm by
AMD

AMD Vega 10 Capable of 24 TFlops

For a while now, it seems like AMD have been on their back foot compared to rival NVidia, but now they may be set to turn the tables in 2017 with the revelation that their ...

September 20, 2016 at 9:22 pm by

Dell Update XPS 13 Ultrabook With New Chips and ‘Rose Gold’ Model

When it comes to ultrabooks, Dell’s XPS 13 offering is often considered one of the best. Last year’s model came outfitted with Intel Skylake processors and now, to ...

September 15, 2016 at 10:55 am by
Steam

Valve to Stop Steam Review Cheats

While for many Steam reviews are a place to write potentially humourous comments, for developers, the Steam review section is a great way to artificially improve your ...

September 14, 2016 at 12:15 am by

SpaceX Hopes to Resume Launches by November

Following the recent incident where a Falcon 9 rocket exploded on the launch pad at Cape Canaveral, SpaceX’s future launch schedule has been placed in jeopardy, ...

September 13, 2016 at 9:20 pm by

Pokemon Go Update to Add Buddy Monsters and Go Plus Support

Another Pokemon Go update is currently in the works by developers Niantic Labs, who outlined in a blog post just what Pokefans can expect from this update, including a brand ...

September 12, 2016 at 1:02 pm by

Tesla Autopilot Update to Rely More on Radar

Earlier this month, Elon Musk, Tesla’s founder, teased an upcoming update to the autonomous driving assist system, Autopilot. Musk noted that the 8.0 update to the ...

September 12, 2016 at 12:10 pm by