Nike’s ‘PlayStation’ PG2s are like a DualShock for your feet

January 20, 2018

Nike has never been afraid to use different technologies to experiment with its sneakers. After all, this is the company that brought you the Mag and HyperAdapt, two shoes powered by auto-lacing mechanisms. And while its latest basketball silh…

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‘Destiny 2’ has another problem with diminishing rewards

January 20, 2018

Bungie previously promised to both tackle complaints about diminishing rewards in Destiny 2 and to be more transparent going forward, but it’s apparent the studio still has some work to do. Players have discovered that the game is throttling the num…

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Recommended Reading: Please bring back ‘NBA Jam’

January 20, 2018


How the silver anniversary of ‘NBA Jam’ could resurrect the franchise
Law Murray,
ESPN

Will the iconic basketball game NBA Jam be revived for its 25th anniversary? EA already rebooted the franchise once, but the original voice of the game wants to…

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The Morning After: Weekend Edition

January 20, 2018

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

It’s the weekend already? You might have a strange email from Twitter in your inbox, and if you’ve shopped with OnePlus lately then it might be time to cancel your card.

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What we’re buying: Dyson’s Supersonic hair dryer

January 20, 2018

This month, Associate Editor Swapna Krishna is singing the praises of Dyson’s advanced but pricey hair dryer. Compared with her old model, it’s like night and day.

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Radinn’s second-gen electric wakeboard is faster and cheaper

January 20, 2018

Nearly three years after we first saw Radinn’s prototype electric wakeboard, the Swedish outfit is back with a redesigned version. The G2X will be on display at the Boot Düsseldorf show this week, showing off its capabilities like a swappable ba…

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Trump signs bill extending NSA’s warrantless surveillance

January 20, 2018

On Friday afternoon, just hours before Congress failed to avert a government shutdown, the President signed into law the "FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017." The bill passed the House and Senate earlier this week with the s…

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Disney hires former Apple, Samsung exec for its streaming service

January 19, 2018

As Disney prepares for its streaming service that’s launching next year, Variety reports it has snagged an executive to run operations. Kevin Swint (LinkedIn) worked at Apple for five years, eventually running its iTunes movies business worldwide, be…

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New Nova miniseries will explore puzzling science mysteries

January 19, 2018

The Boston public access station WGBH has partnered with PBS for another short series in its long-running Nova family of programs. Nova Wonder will follow three researchers exploring big scientific mysteries. The first of the miniseries’ six episodes…

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Aereo-like NYC nonprofit Locast streams local TV for free

January 19, 2018

A nonprofit is bringing local broadcast television to the online masses for free, but who knows how long that will last. The organization, Sports Fans Coalition, launched the streaming site Locast.org on January 11th, letting anyone in New York City’…

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‘Skullgirls’ relaunches on mobile as developer ditches publisher

January 19, 2018

Stylized fighting game Skullgirls came out for mobile in May of last year. It was developed by Autumn Games and initially published by Line. Now, the developer has decided to part ways with the publisher and go back to being independent. As a …

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