‘Destiny 2’ is 2017’s best-selling game after just one month

If you have friends who own video game consoles, chances are you heard a lot about Destiny 2 in the last month. But anecdotal evidence that the game was everywhere just got backed up by some astonishing sales figures. Just one month after laun…

Life insurer offers members a $25 Apple Watch (if they earn it)

You might have heard of insurers discounting the Apple Watch before, but never quite like this. John Hancock is offering all its Vitality life insurance policy holders (including newcomers) an Apple Watch Series 3 for $25 so long as they use i…

Snapchat tweaks increase sharing and privacy

Snapchat added a couple features to its iOS version today, along with a quality-of-life tweak. First, you can now send links from other apps to your Snapchat friends using iOS’s ‘share’ tray. And second, you can now temporarily turn off location shar…

From CERN to the ISS, here are 9 big tech projects that changed the world

Whether it’s rocketing us into space, bringing us all together, or answering some fundamental questions about who we are and where we come from, here are nine tech projects which changed the world.

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Relentlessly witty ‘Night in the Woods’ comes to your phone in 2018

If you haven’t played Night in the Woods, you’re frankly missing out. The made-partly-in-Michigan indie adventure melds witty (and often silly) dialogue with iconic visuals, varied gameplay and discussions of weighty subjects. It’s a good thing tha…

Affirm’s app lends you money to buy things online

Paypal co-founder Max Levchin launched Affirm back in 2012 to extend credit for folks to buy things online. Today, his company has extended that feature to a mobile app, functionally creating a virtual credit card for anyone who wants to trust…

Lego pulls the plug on future ‘Dimensions’ toys

Chalk up another casualty in the decline of collectible-based video games: Lego, Warner Bros. and TT Games have stopped producing new expansions for Lego Dimensions. They’ll continue to sell existing expansion packs, and servers will continue to run…

Robot detective game ‘Subsurface Circular’ is out on iPad

We’ve been excited about Mike Bithell’s surprise indie game, Subsurface Circular, since it released months ago. The developer of Thomas Was Alone and Volume stealthily made the science fiction text adventure game for iOS after he asked Twitter follow…

‘Dragon Ball FighterZ’ comes to PC and consoles January 26th

If you’ve been anticipating the upcoming Bandai Namco anime-based game Dragon Ball FighterZ like we have, you’re in luck. The gaming company just announced that the title will release on January 26th, 2018 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.

Susan Fowler’s Uber harassment story is being made into a movie

Earlier this year, Susan Fowler wrote a blog post describing her sexual harassment at Uber and revealed disturbing details about the company’s sexist environment. That post would lead to an independent investigation of Uber’s practices, the firing of…