Tom Maxwell

This 'Blade Runner' parody explains our rage at Nintendo's 'limited time' games
Tom Maxwell
Nintendo last year released new Mario games to celebrate the plumber's 35th anniversary but will, inexplicably and frustratingly, stop selling them on March 31.
Gaming
Facebook is seriously weighing whether its smart glasses should have facial recognition
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Imagine a strange being able to identify you thanks to their smart glasses and your Facebook profile.
Tech
Deepfake videos of Tom Cruise show the technology's threat to society is very real
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We're entering scary times.
Tech
Upcoming 'Harry Potter' game faces new controversy, but not over J.K. Rowling
Tom Maxwell
The lead designer behind 'Hogwarts Legacy' has a history of bigoted views.
Gaming
Google Chrome's new transcription feature creates closed captions in real-time
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The accessibility feature can help people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Tech
Nerf's new high-capacity Hyper blasters are out of control
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Shut up and take our money.
Gaming
Valve gets salty over the lack of controller support across Steam
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PC gamers are increasingly choosing gamepads over keyboards, but support for them is inconsistent.
Gaming
In China, a $4,500 electric car is eating Tesla's lunch
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It's not going to win any beauty contests, but SAIC Motor's budget EV is outselling Tesla's Model 3 almost two to one.
Tech
Hyundai is recalling 82,000 electric cars over battery fire reports
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It's not a great look as the automaker embarks on an ambitious electrification plan.
Tech
USPS unveiled its next-generation truck and... it's something
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Nothing at the USPS is safe from postmaster general Louis DeJoy's reign of terror.
Quack
Starlink internet speeds are about to get a lot better, Musk says
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As beta customers begin coming online, it's clear the satellite internet service is no longer just a pipe dream.
Tech
LinkedIn is experiencing a worldwide outage
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You'll have to wait to expand your network.
Tech
Analogue is making more Pockets and will fight pre-order bots
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The bespoke handheld can play game cartridges for the Game Boy and several other retro consoles.
Gaming
Arizona prisoners eligible for release are still behind bars thanks to a software bug
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The inmate management software is supposed to calculate release dates. But it doesn't know how to interpret new sentencing laws.
Tech
The Apple II has been emulated inside Unreal Engine 4
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It's not the most ideal way to play 'Choplifter,' but it sure is novel.
RETRO
Microsoft is adding predictive typing to Word in March
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Most people type very... predictable sentences.
Tech
Netflix can now auto-download shows and movies you might enjoy
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Choices are tailored to your interests.
Tech
Spotify will offer hi-fidelity streaming this year in a blow to Tidal
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Dubbed 'Spotify HiFi,' the new paid tier will offer the option to stream CD-quality, lossless audio.
Tech
This electric cruiser motorcycle is as expensive as it is beautiful
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Pricing for the limited edition Curtiss One starts at $115,000.
Design
Bitcoin surpassed $1 trillion in value this week
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The rapid rise of the cryptocurrency has everyone interested in taking a piece.
Tech