Gaming

Sony Launches Updated PlayStation VR With HDR, Improved Cables

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Sony’s PlayStation VR has been a quiet success, racking up over a million sales by June of 2017. Granted, that’s not much compared with the 62.6 million consoles Sony is estimated to have sold to date, but it’s not nothing, either, particularly for a new technology. The company is rolling out a modest update to its original design, and while it won’t likely persuade anyone to upgrade, new buyers waiting to see what features the ...

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All 3 Billion Yahoo Accounts Were Hacked, Company Reveals

Earlier this year, Yahoo announced that 1 billion of its accounts were hacked. That made it the single-largest data breach ever in terms of the number of accounts. Today, Yahoo announced that it was even worse. All 3 billion of its accounts were compromised. Yahoo said in a news release that it “obtained new intelligence” with the help of of “outside forensic experts.” Based on this new information, Yahoo can now say that “all Yahoo user accounts were affected” by the August 2013 breach. Stolen user account data did not ...

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The Best Cheap PC Games Under $20

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. PC gaming has a plethora of benefits: customizability, high frame rates, an enormous variety, and most notably, low prices. Thankfully, if you’re not looking for brand new releases, it won’t cost you much to stock up on excellent games from every genre under the sun. At any given moment, there are surely thousands of cheap PC games available, but where would you even begin? To narrow down the selection, we’ve put together a list of ...

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All 3 Billion Yahoo Accounts Were Hacked, Company Confirms

Earlier this year, Yahoo announced that 1 billion of its accounts were hacked. That made it the single-largest data breach ever in terms of the number of accounts. Today, Yahoo announced that it was even worse. All 3 billion of its accounts were compromised. Yahoo said in a news release that it “obtained new intelligence” with the help of of “outside forensic experts.” Based on this new information, Yahoo can now say that “all Yahoo user accounts were affected” by the August 2013 breach. Stolen user account data did not ...

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The Best Cheap PC Games Under $20

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. PC gaming has a plethora of benefits: customizability, high frame rates, an enormous variety, and most notably, low prices. Thankfully, if you’re not looking for brand new releases, it won’t cost you much to stock up on excellent games from every genre under the sun. At any given moment, there are surely thousands of cheap PC games available, but where would you even begin? To narrow down the selection, we’ve put together a list of ...

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This Week's Xbox One And Xbox 360 Deals With Gold Announced

Microsoft has revealed the latest batch of deals for Xbox Live Gold members. This week’s selection includes discounts on a number of great games and DLC bundles for both Xbox One and Xbox 360, which will only be on sale until next week. Xbox One Gold members in particular can find savings on some acclaimed titles. BioShock: The Collection is available for $ 30/£22.50, while Borderlands: The Handsome Collection has been discounted to $ 19.80/£14.85. Another BioWare RPG is on sale this week; this time, players can pick up Dragon ...

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Injustice 2 Adds Raiden DLC Character, Black Lightning Premiere Skin

NetherRealm Studios has released new DLC for its latest superhero fighting game, Injustice 2. As previously announced, it’s headlined by a mainstay from NetherRealm’s other fighting game series, Mortal Kombat: the lightning god Raiden. Raiden arrives in Injustice 2 today for anyone who has purchased Fighter Pack #2 or the game’s Ultimate or Digital Deluxe editions. NetherRealm notes that his release comes just a few days before the 25th anniversary of the Mortal Kombat series, which debuted back on October 8, 1992. In addition to Raiden, today’s DLC drop includes ...

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AMD’s Vega Battles Nvidia for the Pole Position in Forza Motorsport 7

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AMD’s Vega architecture launched in August with the Vega 64 and Vega 56, but while these GPUs put AMD back on the board with higher-end architectures, they weren’t the clean sweep of Nvidia many would-be buyers had hoped for. The Vega 56 is a strong competitor for the GTX 1070, but the Vega 64 was less competitive with the GTX 1080, and the GTX 1080 Ti is out of reach. At least, it’s out-of-reach most ...

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Ubisoft Wants To Watch And Hear You Fart

Ubisoft has announced yet another completely absurd promotion for South Park: The Fractured But Whole involving farts. The company today announced “I Am The Fart,” a contest–of sorts–that calls on people to send in their farts to Ubisoft. If your fart is good (bad?) enough, Ubisoft might put it in the game for you to use as a weapon. Now through October 16, you can submit a video of yourself showing off your flatulence skills at this website. When the submission period ends, developer Ubisoft San Francisco, along with a ...

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Hawken's PC Version Is Shutting Down

Hawken‘s days are numbered, on PC at least. Developer Reloaded Games has announced that the free-to-play mech shooter’s PC servers on Steam will be shut down as the studio looks to “refocus [its] development efforts.” On January 2, 2018, the game will be removed from sale on Steam, Reloaded said in a Facebook post. Some action is starting now, however, as all DLC is unavailable beginning today, October 2. It’s not immediately clear if the servers will stay online until the game gets removed from sale on in January or ...

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