Category : Technology

by Simeon - 2 months ago

Nintendo dashes hopes of an N64 Classic

2016 had the NES Classic, 2017 had the SNES Classic, and 2018 has the PlayStation Classic, so a Nintendo 64 Classic can’t be too far away, right? Don’t count on it. In an interview with Kotaku, Nintendo of America CEO Reggie Fils-Aimé sa...

by Simeon - 2 months ago

Fallout 76 is online and lonelier than ever

Enlarge / All hail Hypnotoad! The first few hours in Fallout 76 are strange. It's both familiar and foreign. The well-trod path of creating a character and exiting the safety of an underground vault is sharply juxtaposed with a distinct lack of s...

by Simeon - 2 months ago

Sony is skipping E3 2019

Enlarge / E3 loses one of its big three in 2019. (credit: Aurich / PlayStation) Shortly after E3 2019's dates were announced on Thursday, one major player in the gaming industry, Sony, confirmed that it will not be participating in the annual even...

by Simeon - 2 months ago

New anti-gonorrhea drug called “metal as f–k”

Enlarge / It's still best to avoid needing antibiotics. (credit: Wyoming Dept. of Health) In the battle against gonorrhea, antibiotics have been forced into a rapid and devastating retreat. In the early 1990s, three different antibiotics were avai...

by Simeon - 2 months ago

SpaceX ties its record for most launches in a year [Updated]

Enlarge / A Block 5 variant of the Falcon 9 rocket launches the Telstar 19 mission in July. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann) 4:20pm ET Update: Another mission success for SpaceX. Not only did the rocket's second stage successfully deploy the Es’hail-2 sa...