Link to EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

EA shuts down the studio behind 'Dead Space'

So much for hopes of a Dead Space sequel in the near future. EA is shutting down Visceral Games, the studio behind the Dead Space series, Battlefield Hardline and The Godfather. According to EA, the closure is the result of a decision to “pivot” Vi…...

Child safety smartwatches ‘easy’ to hack, watchdog says

A watchdog finds that hackers can track, eavesdrop or even communicate with children. Powered by WPeMatico

Link to Internal Twitter email explains its new plans to fight abuse

Internal Twitter email explains its new plans to fight abuse

Twitter promised stricter rules for abuse and hate in the wake of a boycott, but what will those rules entail, exactly? It’s a bit clearer after today. Wired has obtained email providing early details on new policies, and they’re mostly good news -… Powered by...

Link to German soccer team puts players on your iPhone for AR selfies

German soccer team puts players on your iPhone for AR selfies

Sports teams and broadcasters have been going all-in on high-tech initiatives lately. The NFL was an early adopter, with AR features appearing on Fox Sports broadcasts. The NBA just released an augmented reality mobile hoops game, Samsung has put MLB… Powered by WPeMatico

Link to Microsoft resurrects its most iconic mouse

Microsoft resurrects its most iconic mouse

The Surface Precision Mouse isn’t the only new input device in Microsoft’s arsenal. The company’s Surface site has quietly teased the Classic IntelliMouse, a wired peripheral directly inspired by the legendary IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0 you might hav… Powered by WPeMatico

Link to 'GTA Online' transforming vehicle races start today

'GTA Online' transforming vehicle races start today

There are plenty of new racing games to choose from this fall (Forza 7, GT Sport, Project Cars 2 and Need for Speed: Payback), but none of them will let you change vehicles mid-race. Nor are they anywhere near as crazy as what Rockstar Games...

Link to Levi’s is already working with Google on a second smart jacket

Levi’s is already working with Google on a second smart jacket

Levi’s connected denim jacket went on sale three weeks ago, but CEO Chip Bergh said it’s already working with Google on a version 2.0. At Wall Street Journal’s D. Live conference, Bergh said that the new one will have even more functionality. If you… Powered...

Link to Greenpeace blasts Amazon over poor environmental practices

Greenpeace blasts Amazon over poor environmental practices

Greenpeace has made a tradition out of raking companies over the coals when their environmental practices fall short of its standards, and that’s truer than ever in the activist group’s latest electronics report card. The organization didn’t list an… Powered by WPeMatico

Link to Amazon Studios head resigns after sexual harassment allegations

Amazon Studios head resigns after sexual harassment allegations

A few days ago, Amazon suspended the VP leading its film and TV projects after Isa Dick Hackett told The Hollywood Reporter that Roy Price sexually harassed her. Now, CNN and others report that the exec has “resigned.” Hackett is the producer on two… Powered...

Link to Facebook snags a Kerry Washington-produced drama

Facebook snags a Kerry Washington-produced drama

Facebook continues to add to its slate of original content and the latest show to join the lineup is a Kerry Washington-produced drama called Five Points, Variety reports. The show follows high school students living on the South Side of Chicago and… Powered by WPeMatico

Pages:1234567...71»