Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Oldest figurative artwork found in a cave that’s full of surprises

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Oldest figurative artwork found in a cave that’s full of surprises

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(CNN)The world’s oldest figurative painting has been found in a cave, along with other phases showing a progression of human artwork, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The figurative painting is of wild cattle, part of a large panel with three large animal paintings. The pigment comes from iron oxide, or…

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Why a Sunny Pacific Island Is Banning Sunscreen

Hexbyte – News – Science/Nature | Why a Sunny Pacific Island Is Banning Sunscreen

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The Pacific archipelago of Palau is regarded as one of the best diving locations in the world, with hundreds of varieties of fish and coral found within its reefs. In an effort to protect those natural treasures from harmful chemicals, Palau recently became the first country to ban many types of sunscreen. Amid growing anxiety…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Serene and evocative’ narrative platformer Gris will be out in December

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Serene and evocative’ narrative platformer Gris will be out in December

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Gris, the narrative platformer about a young girl lost in a strange world of her own making, will be out on December 13. Publisher Devolver Digital revealed the release date today with a new trailer that showcases the game’s quite stunning world.Developed by Spanish indie outfit Nomada Studio, Gris is a “journey through sorrow” in…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Costco Black Friday 2018 deals arrive: $250 iPad, $300 Dyson and more

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Costco Black Friday 2018 deals arrive: $250 iPad, $300 Dyson and more

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Bestblackfriday.com Welcome to the run-up to Black Friday, which falls on Nov. 23 this year. And with about three weeks to go, retailers are already lifting the veil on early deals and previewing upcoming promotions. Case in point: Costco has announced hundreds of discounts — and, according to a company representative, some already went on sale.…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Our first look at Samsung’s foldable raises more questions than answers

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Our first look at Samsung’s foldable raises more questions than answers

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This was our first glimpse of Samsung’s foldable future. Angela Lang/CNET In the moment everyone at Samsung’s annual developer conference was waiting for, SVP of Mobile Marketing Justin Dennison reached into his interior jacket pocket and pulled out Samsung’s first foldable phone. Rumored to be called the “Galaxy X” or “Galaxy F” — Samsung didn’t disclose the device’s…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Removing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Native American Reference

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Nintendo Removing Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’s Native American Reference

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Nintendo has said it plans to edit an animation in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate that features an offensive depiction of Native Americans. The company has said that the decades-old reference does not reflect its current values.The animation comes from Mr. Game & Watch, whose attacks are based on the LCD handheld games from Nintendo. Reset…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Apple may have a less wasteful method of replacing the new MacBook Air’s battery

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Apple may have a less wasteful method of replacing the new MacBook Air’s battery

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Apple has developed a way to replace the new MacBook Air’s battery without swapping out the entire top of the keyboard, MacRumors reports based on Apple’s internal service guide for the device. That’s slightly more environmentally friendly than the situation on other modern MacBooks, which have so much glue inside the frame that the entire…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech First Impressions From New 2018 iPad Pro Owners

Hexbyte – Science and Tech First Impressions From New 2018 iPad Pro Owners

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We’ve already seen iPad Pro reviews from media sites that Apple invited to test the tablet ahead of its release, but now that the iPad Pro has officially launched, first impressions from regular Apple customers are now available. New iPad Pro owners on Reddit, Twitter, and the MacRumors forums have been sharing their opinions on…