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You knew EA couldn't go long without another Need for Speed game. Ghost Games and EA have taken the wraps off Need for Speed Heat, an open world arcade racer that "deepens and expands" ...
Wednesday, 14 August 2019
... but my personal BMW guru and advisor, Dan, assures me it quite beautiful. $18,500 beautiful? I have seen the RS on Craigslist for $3500-6500 in fantastic shape. Monsters cut them up and make cafe racers ...
Monday, 12 August 2019
When the new season of Drone Racing League premieres on August 11th, its competitors will be racing the fourth iteration of its high-speed First Person View drone. That machine, called the DRL Racer4, ...
Friday, 09 August 2019
VW's ID.R wasn't just running laps around the Nürburgring in June to set electric performance records. The automaker has confirmed that the EV also set an efficiency record while blasting ...
Sunday, 04 August 2019
Netflix has unveiled a trailer for Hyperdrive, a reality show about elite street racers who test their limits in a 100-acre obstacle course. The series will feature 28 contestants from a variety of everyday ...
Friday, 02 August 2019
6. Live mortar shell turns up at Goodwill
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Someone dropped donated a live mortar shell to Goodwill in Placerville, Califonia. While the shell, thought to be leftover from World War II, would likely have fetched more than the usual bric-à-brac ...
Thursday, 01 August 2019
Drone racers just got a major viewing upgrade. Aerial imaging company DJI has launched its digital first person viewing (FPV) transmission system, which boats the first low latency HD video transmission ...
Wednesday, 31 July 2019
... higher" rates of fake account creation, exacerbated by "episodic spikes" of fake accounts. Facebook claims to have 2.3 billion users, but it also has made a series of contradictory and confusing disclosures ...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019
Remember when we said gaming laptops were going to get wild this year? Behold Acer's Predator Triton 900, a massive 17-inch notebook with one of the craziest screens we've ever seen. It can ...
Monday, 22 July 2019
VW clearly wasn't satisfied with setting the electric car record for the hill climb at 2018's Goodwood Festival of Speed. The automaker's ID.R racer (driven by Romain Dumas) returned to ...
Saturday, 06 July 2019
Earlier this month, after lots of planning and testing, Volkswagen's electric ID.R racer set a record for "the fastest lap ever driven in an emission-free racing car" at the famed Nürburgring-Nordschleife. ...
Saturday, 22 June 2019
12. History of cart racing games
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... of the century. Roughly two dozen kart racers came out across all platforms from 1999 to 2001. Every man and his dog who had a decent character license decided simultaneously that a generic kart racer ...
Friday, 21 June 2019
Per gli appassionati di gaming, Amazon mette in sconto l'ottimo notebook Acer Nitro 5 sviluppato per offrire un'ottima esperienza di gioco ai gamer. The post Amazon sconta il notebook Acer Nitro 5 appeared ...
Friday, 21 June 2019
... exacerbated by Airbnb), which has placed affordable housing outside of the reach of many Californians, and put a third of the county into housing precarity, with more than half their income going to basic ...
Wednesday, 05 June 2019
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Wednesday, 05 June 2019
Acer's pro-grade family of laptops, ConceptD, is getting an upgrade already, less than two months since it broke cover. Following up on the company's promise of making a strong bid for the ...
Tuesday, 28 May 2019
After NVIDIA revealed its Quadro RTX 5000 designed for laptops, a number of manufacturers announced machines that'll pack the new gear. Acer, ASUS, MSI, HP and Razer have all launched machines that ...
Tuesday, 28 May 2019
Earlier this year, Acer announced its ConceptD range of high-end notebooks designed to woo away folks who had gone sour on the MacBook Pro. The company touted the range's sharp looks and sharp specs ...
Monday, 27 May 2019
Acer isn't just sticking to Intel for chips in its latest laptops. The company has rolled out versions of its Nitro 5 gaming laptop and Swift 3 thin-and-light that pack second-generation Ryzen Mobile ...
Thursday, 23 May 2019
For years, we've covered the efforts of rogue archivist Carl Malamud (previously) to make the law free for all to read, from liberating paywalled court records from PACER to risking fines and even prison ...
Tuesday, 14 May 2019
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Friday, 03 May 2019
... Chinese Academy of Social Sciences reports that 25,000,000 rural homes are sitting vacant, accounting for 10.7% of the country's rural housing stock. Local governments have exacerbated the problem by banning ...
Friday, 03 May 2019
Nine people have been injured using Starbucks/Bodum French Presses after the plunger handle snapped off, causing the stem to stab or cut them. As a result, Starbucks is recalling 236,000 of the presses. From ...
Thursday, 02 May 2019
The US has a patchwork of systems for checking outstanding warrants -- it's worst in the south, where paper records and a system that is "labyrinthine and informal" exacerbates the problem -- which means ...
Wednesday, 01 May 2019
This morning, Intel debuted its 9th-generation mobile core processor, the i9-9980HK, and revealed a slew of other 9th-gen chips. In the hours following, a wave of gaming laptop makers announced that they're ...
Tuesday, 23 April 2019