Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Hands-on: Fallout 76 lets you bring some company to the Apocalypse

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Hands-on: Fallout 76 lets you bring some company to the Apocalypse

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Nuclear fire-walk with me. — A fun few hours wandering the wasteland with teammates. Kyle Orland – Oct 8, 2018 4:10 pm UTC Enlarge / I’m glad I got to see this with you.After Bethesda revealed the “entirely online” Fallout 76 at E3 earlier this year, some franchise fans worried the new game would feel…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Are super-cheap solar fields in the Middle East just loss-leaders?

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Are super-cheap solar fields in the Middle East just loss-leaders?

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follow the sun — Recent solar projects have offered solar energy for less than 3 cents/kWh. Is that right? Megan Geuss – Oct 8, 2018 3:44 pm UTC Enlarge / An illustration of what will become the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park (Phase III).In recent years, massive solar projects proposed for the Middle…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Facebook unveils smart displays, promises not to snoop on your video calls

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Facebook unveils smart displays, promises not to snoop on your video calls

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Pushing its way into the smart home sphere — Both Portal devices technically rival Amazon’s Echo Show, but they have Alexa built in. Valentina Palladino – Oct 8, 2018 2:56 pm UTC Facebook’s new Portal and Portal+ smart displays. Facebook The $199 Portal has a 10-inch, 1280×800 touchscreen. Facebook Both Portals use AI technology to…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | A rocket goes up, a rocket comes down. The photos are something else

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | A rocket goes up, a rocket comes down. The photos are something else

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Great shot! — Skies at the notoriously fogged-in California launch site were clear. Eric Berger – Oct 8, 2018 1:35 pm UTC A single exposure of the Falcon 9 launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. The red streaks indicate engine burns. Trevor Mahlmann/Special to Ars The primary mission was the delivery of the…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Resident Evil 2 Remake Hands-On: A Fresh Perspective On A Classic

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Resident Evil 2 Remake Hands-On: A Fresh Perspective On A Classic

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Resident Evil 2 Remake Hands-On: A Fresh Perspective On A Classic Biting style.by Peter Brown on Oct 8, 2018 08:00 AM Subscribe for the latest gaming news Resident Evil 2 Remake was one of the biggest games at Tokyo Game Show 2018, and we were able to spend over an hour with it, playing as…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech The Pixel 3’s most important feature needs to be reliability

Hexbyte – Science and Tech The Pixel 3’s most important feature needs to be reliability

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Every mobile maker has launched products with a high-profile flaw, from Apple’s troubled antennas to Samsung’s self-immolating batteries. The Pixel 2s had the opposite problem: a series of small niggles that cumulatively compromised the experience. It’s something that Google needs to be aware of it as it prepares to launch the device’s successor on October…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Intel Announces 9th Gen Core CPUs: Core i9-9900K (8-Core), i7-9700K, & i5-9600K

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Intel Announces 9th Gen Core CPUs: Core i9-9900K (8-Core), i7-9700K, & i5-9600K

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Among many of Intel’s announcements today, a key one for a lot of users will be the launch of Intel’s 9th Generation Core desktop processors, offering up to 8-cores on Intel’s mainstream consumer platform. These processors are drop-in compatible with current Coffee Lake and Z370 platforms, but are accompanied by a new Z390 chipset and…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Fortnite dev Epic Games buys anti-cheat firm Kamu

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Fortnite dev Epic Games buys anti-cheat firm Kamu

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Fortnite creator Epic Games has purchased Kamu—a security firm based in Helsinki whose ‘Easy Anti-Cheat’ provides players with a “holistic anti–cheat service”.According to its company website, Kamu serves over 100 million PC players around the world and has worked with Epic on Fortnite for the past several months. As Andy reported last week, scammers are…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Super Mario Party:’ How to Unlock Boards, Gems and More

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Super Mario Party:’ How to Unlock Boards, Gems and More

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Super Mario Party is available now on Nintendo Switch, bringing the competitive party game to the next generation.However, not everything is unlocked when you first start the game. While there are a handful of characters that need to be unlocked that’s not the only thing Super Mario Party players have to find.There is a new…