Samsung’s Galaxy Chromebook hits shelves April 6th – The Verge

Samsung’s Galaxy Chromebook hits shelves April 6th – The Verge

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Chromebook finally has an official release date. You’ll be able to buy it at Samsung and Best Buy next Monday, April 6th, starting at $999. The device comes in Mercury Gray, or the bolder Fiesta Red that looks bright orange in some settings. It’s the first Chromebook to sport a 13.3-inch 4K…
Judge says ‘NBA 2K’ can replicate LeBron James’ tattoos – New York Post

Judge says ‘NBA 2K’ can replicate LeBron James’ tattoos – New York Post

March 29, 2020 | 9:53pm Tats all folks. A Manhattan federal judge has ruled that the company behind the popular “NBA 2K” video games can’t be sued for replicating LeBron James’ tattoo designs. Judge Laura Swain dismissed the four-year-old lawsuit in an opinion filed Thursday, calling the use of the tattoos “de minimis” — meaning…
New Surface Surprise As Microsoft’s Radical Surface Book Revealed – Forbes

New Surface Surprise As Microsoft’s Radical Surface Book Revealed – Forbes

Following on from news that Microsoft’s upcoming Surface Book 3 is looking to move up from the eight-generation Intel chips in the Surface Book 2 to the tenth-generation chipset, the latest online benchmarks suggest that the Windows 10 powered laptop could be reaching for a much higher target. Update 29 March: Turns out that there…
The Original Nier Is Returning To Consoles As Nier Replicant Ver. 1.22474487139 – GameSpot

The Original Nier Is Returning To Consoles As Nier Replicant Ver. 1.22474487139 – GameSpot

To celebrate the 10th anniversary for the original Nier, Square-Enix held a 10-hour livestream which included a concert performance and a chat with the game's creative leads. During that conversation, the surprise announcement was made, via a beautiful, but vague trailer, that the original Nier will be re-released on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, as…
Latest OnePlus 8 leaks reveal “Interstellar Glow” and other colors – The Verge

Latest OnePlus 8 leaks reveal “Interstellar Glow” and other colors – The Verge

A pair of leaks shows renders for the upcoming OnePlus 8 series that include a slate of new colors, including a purplish-red one called Interstellar Glow. WinFuture and Ishan Agarwal both posted images of the new colors, which also include a Glacial Green and Onyx Black, according to Agarwal. It’s not clear whether all the…
Valve programmer reveals why there’s no crowbar in Half-Life: Alyx – Digital Trends

Valve programmer reveals why there’s no crowbar in Half-Life: Alyx – Digital Trends

The crowbar, the iconic weapon of Half-Life protagonist Gordon Freeman, is nowhere to be found in Half-Life: Alyx, and Valve designer and programmer Robin Walker revealed why that is the case. In an interview with Kotaku, Walker said that the Half-Life: Alyx development team “lost, like, a year and a half of our lives trying…
‘Below Deck Sailing Yacht’: Ciara Duggan and Paget Berry Describe Isolation in Italy – Showbiz Cheat Sheet

‘Below Deck Sailing Yacht’: Ciara Duggan and Paget Berry Describe Isolation in Italy –...

Ciara Duggan and Paget Berry from Below Deck Sailing Yacht were working on a yacht in Italy when the coronavirus hit. The couple has updated fans via Instagram since the country went into lockdown. Duggan says she’s been able to make good use of the time in isolation. She says she’s still working and even…
2020 iPad Pro Teardown Provides Closer Look at LiDAR Scanner and Confirms Incremental Update – MacRumors

2020 iPad Pro Teardown Provides Closer Look at LiDAR Scanner and Confirms Incremental Update...

iFixit today shared a video teardown of the new iPad Pro, which Apple unveiled earlier this month. iFixit found that most of the internals of the 2020 ‌iPad Pro‌ are the same as the 2018 model, confirming that the device is a relatively incremental update. The most notable new feature seen inside the new ‌iPad Pro‌…
14 Apps and Tools to Stave Off Cabin Fever – WIRED

14 Apps and Tools to Stave Off Cabin Fever – WIRED

As more and more counties and states impose shelter-in-place restrictions while the new coronavirus spreads, everyone's suddenly spending much more time at home. While you might be glad to have escaped the grind of the daily commute for a while, staying indoors for the majority of the day comes with its own set of challenges.…
You can play Doom Eternal in third person – PCGamesN

You can play Doom Eternal in third person – PCGamesN

Doom Eternal is the latest in a line of games that dates back to the grand-daddy of all shooters, the original Doom. And while a lot has changed since 1993, one thing really is eternal – PC gamers love to fiddle with stuff. Thanks to the Cheat Engine and a few dedicated code wranglers, you…