Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Robert Mueller Has Already Told You Everything You Need To Know

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Robert Mueller Has Already Told You Everything You Need To Know

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“Everyone is so focused on ‘When is Mueller going to release the Mueller Report?’” Garrett Graff said to WIRED editor Mark Robinson. “I think that what people miss is that Robert Mueller has been writing the Mueller Report in public through all of these court filings.”Amy LombardWith the exception of President Trump’s legal team, no…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Nike’s New Jordans—a Sneak Peek

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Nike’s New Jordans—a Sneak Peek

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A former athlete himself, Tinker Hatfield’s designs for professional footwear are widely respected.Amy LombardA former athlete himself, Tinker Hatfield’s designs for professional footwear are widely respected.Amy LombardIf you want to feel old, forget the fact that WIRED is 25, and realize that Nike designed the first Air Jordan in 1984, for NBA star Michael Jordan.…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Promises Romance—Then Locks It Away

Hexbyte Tech News Wired ‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Promises Romance—Then Locks It Away

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When I started the game, I was ready to flirt my way across Ancient Greece, solving problems with the sheer tenacity of my charm. So much for that.UbisoftWhen I started the game, I was ready to flirt my way across Ancient Greece, solving problems with the sheer tenacity of my charm. So much for that.UbisoftAssassin’s…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | “Fixed mindsets” might be why we don’t understand statistics

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | “Fixed mindsets” might be why we don’t understand statistics

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Probable cause — Study finds people prefer complicated methods because that’s what they’re used to. Jennifer Ouellette – Oct 14, 2018 3:30 pm UTC Enlarge / The wrongful conviction of Sally Clark for the murder of her two sons is a famous case of misuse of statistics in the courts.In 1999, an English solicitor named…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

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objection — Interior Department hasn’t responded to a FOIA request, so New Jersey has sued. Megan Geuss – Oct 14, 2018 3:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. There are nearly 5,000 functioning oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and 27,000 abandoned wells. This week, New Jersey’s attorney general…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Luxury on a budget: The Lexus NX 300h hybrid reviewed

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Luxury on a budget: The Lexus NX 300h hybrid reviewed

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Commodity luxury SUV — Good mileage and standard driver-assist tech but some baffling design choices. Eric Bangeman – Oct 14, 2018 2:00 pm UTC The Lexus NX 300h. Sinister-looking headlights. Lexus did increase the size of the trackpad for the 2018 model year, but that’s like slapping a couple of extra cherubim and curlicues on…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Laika: Forget historic tragedy, this first space dog saves alien planets

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Laika: Forget historic tragedy, this first space dog saves alien planets

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Set out for a great adventure — First Man isn’t the only space biopic this fall—get a load of this historic oddity. Nathan Mattise – Oct 14, 2018 1:00 pm UTC Trailer for Laika The story of Laika—the first pup launched into space—has been documented everywhere from Ars Technica to Arcade Fire songs. This decidedly…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Fifth-century child’s skeleton shows evidence of “vampire burial”

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Fifth-century child’s skeleton shows evidence of “vampire burial”

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The dead will rise — The “Vampire of Lugnano” had a rock in its mouth to keep it from rising from grave. Jennifer Ouellette – Oct 13, 2018 7:25 pm UTC Enlarge / Archaeologists excavated the skeleton from a fifth-century cemetery in the Umbria region of Italy.Archaeologists have discovered the skeleton of a 10-year-old child…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Wingnut AR Pest Control shows augmented reality can be silly

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Wingnut AR Pest Control shows augmented reality can be silly

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Wingnut AR showed off its first augmented reality app for the Magic Leap One Creator Edition. It was a pretty wacky game, as you might expect from the creative minds at Peter Jackson’s AR studio in New Zealand. Wingnut AR Pest Control puts you in the shoes of a pest control worker, and it is…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Listing Says File Size Is Almost 90GB

Hexbyte – Science and Tech ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Listing Says File Size Is Almost 90GB

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By Tanner Dedmon – October 14, 2018 Microsoft’s listing for Red Dead Redemption 2 now appears to confirm the game’s file size with it being nearly 90GB. Red Dead Redemption 2’s file size has been a hot topic since the first potential size was spotted on the back of some PlayStation 4 Pro bundles. When…