Emerging Tech

Time for test-tube turkey? Everything you need to know about lab-grown meat

Lab-Grown burger from Memphis Meats Memphis Meats The word meat has new meaning. Where it once referred exclusively to animal flesh harvested from a carcass, today a lab-grown variety is calling that definition into question. A handful of enterprising startups have raised and invested hundreds of millions of dollars into the concept of lab-grown meats, […]

Gaming

Everything we know about The Game Awards 2018

Geoff Keighley’s The Game Awards will have its fifth anniversary this year, and if it’s anything like the shows we’ve seen in years past, it will feature not only recognition for the year’s best games, but also lifetime achievement awards, musical performances, and plenty of new game announcements. Next to E3 and Gamescom, The Game […]

Gaming

Everything that happened at TwitchCon 2018

TwitchCon 2018 — the yearly event where streamers and their communities celebrate and learn together about the platform and everything that surrounds them — has just come to an end. If you happened to missed the news, don’t worry because we’ve got you covered with our roundup of tournament results for Call of Duty: Black […]

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Nvidia GeForce RTX GPUs: Everything you need to know

Riley Young/Digital Trends After months of speculation, Nvidia finally revealed its next-generation graphics architecture at Gamescom, with CEO Jensen Huang hailing it as the greatest advancement in its GPU technologies since CUDA cores were introduced back in 2006. It adds new technologies that bring about lighting techniques thought to still be years away from being […]

Gaming

Oculus Quest and Oculus Rift 2: Everything you need to know

Chuong Nguyen/Digital Trends The Oculus Rift feels like it’s been around for a lot longer than it actually has. The VR headset was originally launched on Kickstarter back in 2012 — with its eventual consumer launch over two years ago in 2016. But with the launch of HTC’s Vive Pro earlier this year, you may […]

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Microsoft Surface Studio 2: Everything you need to know

[embedded content] When the Microsoft Surface Studio first came out, it seemed like a timely and ambitious project: An all-in-one, flexible desktop computer with a stunning screen and tons of designer-friendly features. A closer look revealed some problems with this large addition to the Surface family, including an underwhelming processor and a few too many […]

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Everything you need to know about the Pixel Slate

The Pixel family is about to welcome a new member on October 9: The Pixel Slate (also known under the code name “Nocturne”), a new Pixel tablet that uses Chrome OS and may provide a viable alternative to Chromebooks for many Google fans. But what do we know about the Pixel Slate? Here’s everything we […]

Gaming

‘Battlefield V’: Everything we know

After successfully moving the series back in time to World War I with 2016’s Battlefield 1, Electronic Arts and Dice are once again tackling World War II in Battlefield V. The game builds on the tremendous foundation left by its predecessor, offering a wide variety of modes, locations, and weapons to deliver one of the […]

Photography

LG V40 ThinQ: Everything you need to know

[embedded content] LG’s next flagship smartphone arrives on October 3, and the company is teasing it slowly to build up hype, despite the fact that the phone has already been extensively leaked. It’s called the LG V40 ThinQ, a direct successor to the V30 and the V35. The V40 boasts five cameras — three on the […]

Gaming

Everything you need to know about the ‘Fortnite’ Fall Skirmish

A new season of competitive Fortnite has arrived and with it is a ton of information and news to stay on top of. From the best places to watch to current placements, here’s everything you need to know about the Fortnite Fall Skirmish. What is it? The Fortnite Fall Skirmish is a six-week series where […]

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‘Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’: Everything you need to know

[embedded content] This October, Activision and Treyarch will release Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, the latest entry in the long-running sub-series of shooters which began as World War II and Vietnam period pieces before branching off into near-future sci-fi. For Black Ops 4, the companies build on the success of previous games, but with […]

Gaming

‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’: Everything you need to know

Previous Next Just prior to E3 2018, Ubisoft officially announced Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, the next evolution in its long-running series and the successor to Assassin’s Creed Origins. The gameplay we’ve seen thus far looks like a healthy mix of classic Assassin’s Creed elements with new-school ideas introduced in Origins, and a heavier emphasis on player […]

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Everything you need to know about the Pixelbook 2

Thanks to its clean design and powerful internals, Google’s Pixelbook remains one of the best Chromebooks on the market today and a capable Windows or Mac replacement. However, it’s been almost a year since the Pixelbook went on sale, and rumor is rife that Google will announce a Pixelbook successor later this year with updated […]