Analysis: For Honor unlocks cost $730 (or 5,200 hours)

The worst of free-to-play design is coming to full-price, pay-to-play titles. Enlarge / The spikes here represent the cost of unlocking everything in the game. The big guy is Ubisoft... At this point in the evolving history of video-game econ.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

U.S. prosecutors recommend 3 years in prison for VW engineer Liang

Federal prosecutors recommended a three-year prison sentence for Volkswagen engineer James Liang for his role in widespread diesel emissions violations that have cost the German automaker as much as $25 billion......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News4 hr. 16 min. ago

Why Lady Gaga and her mom want you to take this "mental health first aid" class

Cynthia Germanotta, known to most of the world as Lady Gaga's mom, is sitting in the lobby of a glitzy Sacramento Sheraton hotel. A few hours from now, her daughter will play a sold-out show a mile from here as part of her Joanne world tour.  Bu.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

‘Yakuza 6’ will release worldwide more than a year after its Japanese launch

Sega confirmed the international release date for Yakuza 6: The Song of Life, which launched in Japan in December, alongside details of its alcohol-centric After Hours limited edition. The post ‘Yakuza 6’ will release worldwide more than.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 52 min. ago

Now you can post videos directly to Reddit, no third-party service required

Upload .mp4 and .mov files directly from your phone or computer. (credit: Eva Blue) Reddit announced a big, and likely welcome, change coming to its site: native video uploads. After testing the feature out in about 200 communities, native vi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 8 min. ago

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy is like an extra verse for your favorite song

The Lost Legacy is another excellent entry in Sony’s flagship series, even if it doesn’t take too many risks. There’s a moment a couple of hours into Uncharted: The Lost Legacy that almost perfectly sums up my feelings on the game.&.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News11 hr. 52 min. ago

The Health Benefits of Wind and Solar Exceed the Cost of All Subsidies

New submitter TheCoroner writes: A paper in Nature Energy suggests that the benefits we receive from moving to renewables like wind and solar that reduce air pollution exceed the cost of the subsidies required to make them competitive with traditiona.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News22 hr. 0 min. ago

Video Is Coming To Reddit

An anonymous reader shares a report from Variety: Videos are coming to Reddit, thanks to a new feature that allows users to upload video clips directly to the service. Reddit rolled out the new video feature Tuesday after testing it with around 200 c.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

From 4chan to Gab: Where hate speech is thriving online

Gab launched almost exactly a year ago with a definite ethos: Free speech at all cost.  That's proving to be an attractive proposition for far-right elements that are now flocking to the platform after being driven out of the internet's biggest.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Everything you need to know about Marvel"s Netflix shows before watching "The Defenders"

Marvel and Netflix's "street-level" heroes are finally assembling for their crossover close-up, The Defenders, in the wee hours of Friday morning, and we're so ready. Netflix has been studiously establishing each of The Defenders' four heroes in thei.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

HAART 200 Aortic Annuloplasty Device for Bicuspid Valve Repair FDA Cleared

BioStable Science & Engineering out of Austin, Texas won FDA clearance for its HAART 200 aortic annuloplasty device indicated for repair of congenital bicuspid aortic valve in patients with aortic valve insufficiency. A similar device, the HAART 30.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

SOZO High End Bioimpedance Spectroscopy System Being Released

ImpediMed, a company with offices in California and Australia, is releasing its new SOZO bioimpedance spectroscopy system that performs advanced body composition analysis. The technology involves sending out electric current through the arms and legs.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  medgadgetRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Save money and make your website better—by killing JavaScript

Bandwidth, storage space and computing power (CPU/RAM/etc.) on your web servers represent a distinct and noteworthy cost for any company with a major online presence.As traffic to a company’s website increases, most opt to throw money at the pro.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  networkworldRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Tableau Acquires ClearGraph Bringing Natual Language Queries to Data Analysis

BI vendor aims to help make it easier for organizations to view data......»»

Category: itSource:  enterpriseappstodayRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Take $150 Off Dell's Inspiron Gaming Laptop with 1050 GPU

Dell's Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming laptop is more than a pretty face. In fact, we think it's a budget gamer's dream come true.It offers impressive gaming performance and over 11 hours of battery life in a........»»

Category: topSource:  laptopmagRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Best NBA 2K18 Deals

Best NBA 2K18 Deals is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile. These are the best NBA 2K18 deals available. They can get the cost of NBA 2K18 down to as little as $47 before you trade any of your games. The official NBA 2K18 release date isn’t.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Network vulnerability analysis 101: Free online training

If you’re wondering whether your network is vulnerable or not, you haven’t been paying attention – everybody’s is. This free online course shows what it takes to effectively conduct network vulnerability assessments and analysis that will hel.....»»

Category: networkSource:  networkworldRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Reddit rolls out its own video platform

 Reddit today is officially launching its own native video hosting across both desktop and mobile. The platform, still in beta, was one of the company’s promised initiatives following its recent $200 million round of funding that valued i.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

New MH370 Analysis Again Suggests Plane Came Down Outside Search Area

An anonymous reader shares a report: New analysis of images thought to depict wreckage from missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH 370 suggest the Boeing 777 came down to the north of the area searched during efforts to find the plane. A new document [.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Become a star bartender with this spherical ice maker

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Square ice cubes are so passé. These days, it's all about the sphere.  SEE ALSO: This Kickstarter beer tool got funded in 2 hours flat Br.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Anti-virus and trusted accounts not enough to avoid Chrome extension malware

A Google Chrome extension discovered to contain an infectious piece of malware was removed from the Web Store, only to be re-uploaded mere hours later and was even able to evade common anti-virus solutions. The post Anti-virus and trusted accounts no.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017