One of the most fascinating stories in video game history is that of Master Chief, aka John-117. We’ve never even seen the face of the hero of the Halo franchise, but in anticipation of Halo 5: Guardians, 343 Industries has launched an ARG (alternate reality game) that will dig deep into the Chief’s past.
Ever since Facebook became a social networking behemoth, the company has been looking for ways to take over other parts of our lives. Instead of texting, you can download the Facebook Messenger app. If you don’t want to download Venmo, you can now send money through the Messenger app instead.
And it appears that the next thing Facebook wants to replace is the dialer on our smartphones. More →
Tom Cruise is back… again.
After hyping it up with a teaser over the weekend, Paramount Pictures released the first trailer for Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation on Monday, the fifth film in the Mission: Impossible series. Tom Cruise will reprise his role as Agent Ethan Hunt, with Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg and Ving Rhames all returning for the sequel as well.
There are now enough digital media players on the market to confuse the average consumer, which is why companies are having to do more than ever to differentiate themselves from the competition. Earlier this month, Apple announced that the Apple TV would receive a $30 price cut, but those savings don’t hold a candle to the promotional offers Google extends to anyone who buys a Chromecast. More →
The transition from MagSafe ports to USB Type-C is a painful-yet-necessary step for Apple and its customers, but that doesn’t mean we have to like it. Having a bunch of useless cords lying around the house is not something that any MacBook owner is looking forward to, which is why CollegeHumor’s latest video should strike a chord with Apple fans. More →
Every week, a landslide of video game trailers hit the Internet, hyping up the games that have just been released, the games that are about to be released and even the games that don’t have release dates. It can be a bit overwhelming to keep up with all of them, which is why we’ve decided to collect our favorites into a single post. More →
This week has been packed with Tesla news, from the announcement of a software update that will ensure drivers never run out of battery to the ability to put the car on autopilot, so it only makes sense to wrap the week up with a video of the Tesla Model S P85D shredding asphalt at a racetrack. More →
After a season full of incredible comebacks and unbelievable upsets, March Madness is finally here. The most exciting event in basketball kicked off in earnest on Thursday, and even though we’re only a few games into the tournament, there are already enough highlights to carry us through the rest of the year. More →
If you’re a fan of Marvel comics, you probably already know the basic outline of the upcoming Captain America: Civil War, but those of us who aren’t up to date with the Marvel universe are still mostly in the dark. Thankfully, the studio is about to begin shooting the sequel, and along with the casting notice, a short synopsis has appeared. More →
In a few short weeks, Apple is going to launch a smartwatch. By the time the company finally announced it was working on a watch, it didn’t come as much of a surprise, but considering how infrequently the company steps into new product categories, it’s still interesting to consider why Apple would place a bet on wearables. And why now? More →