• Drake, ‘Game of Thrones' and ‘Moana' top Apple's 2017 most downloaded list

    6 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Over the past several years, tech year-end lists have become as much of an annual tradition as Twilight Zone marathons and going to a bar to get away from the family on Christmas Eve. Apple dropped its big list today and surprise, there aren't really too many surprises here - though it's a useful reminder that, at least so far as entertainment is concerned, 2017 wasn't...
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  • A Madcap Fantasy Game All About Survival. And Bunnies

    A Madcap Fantasy Game All About Survival. And Bunnies

    6 days ago - By Wired

    'Everything Is Going to Be OK' explores trauma, resilience, and what people do to get by.
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  • Plaid Hat Posts New Stuffed Fables Preview

    6 days ago - By Tabletop Gaming

    Games rarely go from first concept to print without a whole ton of changes in the middle. With each change, the game gets more refined, streamlined, and better. In this preview of Stuffed Fables , James Hawthorne, the game's designer, goes over where the game started and where it's come, both visually and mechanics-wise.
    From the post:
    Those close to me know that I am just a big softy. I love my wife and kids, and virtually everything I've been involved with in the world of professional game design is related to my experiences as a husband and father.
    A couple of years ago, my wife took...
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  • Pokémon Go gains 50 more monsters and real-time weather mechanic

    6 days ago - By Android Central

    Time to start training your ice-based Pokémon.
    Niantic sure has been slacking off lately. Shortly after announcing its new Harry Potter: Wizards Unite AR game , the company then unveiled that a complete overhaul would be coming to Ingress in 2018. Now, a new update to Pokémon Go adds 50 additional pocket monsters and a completely new mechanic based on real-world weather. When are these folks going to do some actual work?
    Joking aside, this update for Pokémon Go sounds like it's going to be a lot of fun. The 50 new Pokémon being added are all from generation three, meaning you'll be able to...
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  • Pokemon GO Updates Battle UI

    6 days ago - By Game Rant

    Among the many changes coming to Pokemon GO, an update to the game's gym and raid battle system is also in the works that will change how players use the charge attack.
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  • Pokémon GO is getting dynamic weather and 50 new Pokémon

    6 days ago - By AndroidPhoneFans

    Remember Pokemon GO? The game launched nearly a year ago with a ton of fanfare. There was no way it could maintain that excitement, but a lot of people still play the game. Niantic has been pushing out steady updates to keep the game fresh. The latest update is a pretty big one.
    Starting this week, 50 new Pokemon from the Hoenn region will appear in the game. Some of the names include Treecko, Torchic, and Mudkip. More will be added in the following weeks. The map is also getting a big update. You'll now see weather conditions displayed on the map screen. If it's raining in real life it...
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  • A NYC startup that wants to make finding a home easier just raised $450 million at a $2.2 billion valuation

    A NYC startup that wants to make finding a home easier just raised $450 million at a $2.2 billion valuation

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Real estate startup Compass has raised $450 million from SoftBank at a $2.2 billion valuation.
    The money will be used to expand where Compass operates.
    Compass, the New York-based startup with the goal of disrupting the real-estate market, has raised $450 million at a $2.2 billion valuation.
    The new money, which comes from Japanese conglomerate SoftBank's $100 billion tech fund, will be used to bring the Compass platform to more cities than the 11 areas where it now operates.
    “With the support of the SoftBank Vision Fund, we will be able to move quickly to execute our ‘Compass Everywhere'...
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  • Rinspeed Snap autonomous EV to grace CES 2018

    Rinspeed Snap autonomous EV to grace CES 2018

    6 days ago - By SlashGear

    At CES 2018 Rinspeed will be showing off a new autonomous EV called the Snap that it believes will help solve the transportation problems in urban areas in the future. The vehicle gets its name from the fact that the durable passenger safety cell pod section of the vehicle is removable from the high-wear chassis of the vehicle. This means...
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  • A Pickup Truck Is Being Added To PUBG

    6 days ago - By N4G

    A new vehicle will soon be added to PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds. Interestingly the arrival of the new vehicle and its appearance was found by fans of the games that were data mining the new test servers, however today the developers of PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds Bluehole Studio Inc.finally officially announced the new vehicle
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  • Fortnite Gets Next Major Update and Xbox Exclusive Heroes

    6 days ago - By Game Rant

    Fortnite's update 1.10 includes several improvements and features for both Battle Royale and Save The World, including Xbox-exclusive heroes and a new mode.
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  • Pokémon GO Getting 50 New Pokémon, But Here's How Dynamic Real-World Weather Will InfluenceThe Game

    6 days ago - By Tech Times

    Niantic announced exciting changes for ‘Pokémon GO' including 50 new Pokémon. The game is also getting dynamic real-world weather changes, however, and this will influence several aspects.
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