Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers A Dutch first: Ingenious BMW theft attempt

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers A Dutch first: Ingenious BMW theft attempt

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It was Sunday afternoon when I installed the roof rack on my new BMW F30 320i. We were about to go on a 2 week trip to France and were intending to leave next Friday.During that night, my girlfriend and I were fast asleep, when at 03:45 the doorbell rang. We looked at each other…

Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers America’s first big offshore wind farm sets record low price of 6.5c/kWh

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers America’s first big offshore wind farm sets record low price of 6.5c/kWh

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America’s first commercial-scale offshore wind farm is expected to save electricity consumers in the state of Massachusetts around $1.4 billion over 20 years, by supplying power about 18 per cent cheaper than any alternative sources. Bloomberg reports that the 800MW Vineyard Wind project – a yet-to-be-built joint effort of Avangrid and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners –…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Trump’s Space Force may protect assets worth billions of dollars: Neil deGrasse Tyson

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Trump’s Space Force may protect assets worth billions of dollars: Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson told FOX Business that President Trump’s Space Force plan is not a farfetched idea because it will help protect billions of dollars of assets in space.“This idea is not completely crazy, and it’s been around for a while,” Tyson said during an interview on “After the Bell” on Thursday.Vice President…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Everything PS4 Owners Need To Know About PlayStation Plus

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Everything PS4 Owners Need To Know About PlayStation Plus

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Playing video games used to be so simple. You’d pop in a disc, press power, and you were good to go. Nowadays, things are a lot more complicated. Incredibly popular games/modes like Overwatch, Destiny 2, and GTA Online won’t even let you play without an internet connection. And if you want to play most games…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Palm Android phone leaks w/ 3.3-inch screen, no headphone jack, & other webOS callbacks

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Palm Android phone leaks w/ 3.3-inch screen, no headphone jack, & other webOS callbacks

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Three years after a series of CEO changes at HP led to the implosion and ultimate death of webOS as a smartphone and tablet platform. The Palm brand was sold to TCL in 2014. Known for reviving BlackBerry, TCL crowdsourced smartphone ideas for Palm and the possible end result was leaked today. Nintendo Switch Android Police…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Path of Exile finally gets an endless dungeon in its upcoming expansion

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Path of Exile finally gets an endless dungeon in its upcoming expansion

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I love Path of Exile’s dungeons. I love them so much I never want to leave them, and when Path of Exile’s next expansion launches on August 31, I won’t have to. Grinding Gear Games lead designer Chris Wilson tells me an infinite dungeon is something that players have been wanting for awhile. It’s easy…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Possible Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Characters – Revisited

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Possible Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Characters – Revisited

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Back when Super Smash Bros. Ultimate was first announced in March, I wrote an article in which I listed twenty characters that I thought would make sense to have appear in the new game (except Sans, who I pretty much just added because I want him in the game). However, at the time of that article, we…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Why Fortnite for Android on Galaxy Note 9 is the biggest app launch of 2018

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Why Fortnite for Android on Galaxy Note 9 is the biggest app launch of 2018

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Samsung Since Fortnite arrived on iOS, its launch on Android has been one of the most anticipated app events of 2018. Rumor, speculation and fake copies of Fortnite have run rampant all summer. But today, Fornite Mobile for Android officially launched alongside the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, which arrives in stores on Aug. 24.”For the next few days, owners…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Your video, “Galaxy Note 9 and Wireless Charger Duo unboxing” will start after this message from our sponsors.

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Your video, “Galaxy Note 9 and Wireless Charger Duo unboxing” will start after this message from our sponsors.

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Alright, we are going to unbox the Samsung Galaxy Note 9, or, more specifically, we are going to unbag it. I have just gotten back to the scene at the office from the Samsung Note 9 launch event. I don’t even know what’s in this bag, so we’re going to do this together. First thing…