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Dota 2 Just Had Its 3 Billionth Game

A whopping 3 billion game lobbies for the wildly popular free-to-play MOBA have now been created. Dota 2 just hit a major milestone, as a whopping 3 billion game lobbies for Valve's free-to-play MOBA have now been created. According to Dota 2.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignFeb 16th, 2017

Comcast Launches Contract-Free Xfinity Prepaid Internet Service

Comcast has been testing its Xfinity prepaid internet service for several years and now it appears to be ready for the masses. "The package allows consumers to pay for internet service on a pay-as-you-go basis, with refills ranging from seven to 30 d.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News35 min. ago

The first "Game of Thrones" Season 7 promo is here, but what does it all mean?

At first glance, the new promo trailer for Game of Thrones Season 7 is just a badass montage of pretty people walking slowly through hallways while James' "Sit Down" plays atmospherically in the background.  But this is Thrones, damnit, where ev.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News51 min. ago

You can now get terrible Jack in the Box tacos delivered to your house

With Americans eating 554 million Jack in the Box tacos every year, as a nation we should probably be finding ways to slow down our fast food habits. But instead the chain known for its tacos, suped-up burgers and ping pong-headed mascot has partnere.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News51 min. ago

Sculptor of that widely mocked Ronaldo bust compares himself to Jesus

When a bust of Cristiano Ronaldo was unveiled Wednesday in his home country of Portugal, its — we'll be charitable here — creative take on the soccer star's visage was mocked across the internet. There were so many jokes, and so many Phot.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News51 min. ago

"Street Fighter V" community is on a mission to prove just how much Akuma sucks

Street Fighter V's cast of characters has an array of strengths and weaknesses, but nobody is easier to kill than Akuma. Akuma, the red-haired devil, is what's known as a glass cannon — he dishes out tons of damage but can't take much. Out of a.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News51 min. ago

Still waiting for Android Wear 2? This bug is to blame

A bug found during late-game testing is pushing back Google’s new wearable software for many early adopters. Still looking at the time on your Android Wear smartwatch with hopes of seeing an update to Android Wear 2 pop up? You’re not.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News51 min. ago

Twitter Will No Longer Count Usernames Against a Tweet"s 140-Character Limit

An anonymous reader quotes a report from PhoneDog: Last year, Twitter updated its service so that photos, videos, and other media wouldn't count against your 140-character limit. Now it's excluding another feature from that limit. Twitter is now roll.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News51 min. ago

DDR5 memory is on its way, twice as fast as DDR4

More DDR memory is on the way, despite many predictions that its time would soon be up.Development of specifications for the new DDR5 DRAM has started, and it will be finalized next year, JEDEC, a memory standards-setting organization, said on Thu.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News59 min. ago

The rivals for the Iron Throne take a long walk in "Game of Thrones" season 7 trailer

All the key players get into place in the new trailer for the upcoming, penultimate season of HBO's Game of Thrones, which returns for a seventh season July 16 ahead of its grand finale next year. The post The rivals for the Iron Throne take a long w.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News59 min. ago

Chevy wants you to take a 700-mile road trip in its Cruze Diesel

Chevy is showcasing the fuel efficiency of its new Cruze Diesel by encouraging drivers to take a road trip. It partnered with Roadtrippers.com to show all of the places the Cruze can do on a tank of diesel. The post Chevy wants you to take a 700-mile.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News59 min. ago

Lamborghini delivers a Huracan to Italian police for an important mission

A Lamborghini Huracán police car will join the Italian Highway Patrol, where its performance capabilities will be put to good use delivering organs and responding to roadside emergencies. The post Lamborghini delivers a Huracan to Italian police for.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News59 min. ago

Pioneer’s 2017 A/V receiver lineup boasts 5.1-channel model with Dolby Atmos

Pioneer has announced the first A/V receivers in its 2017 lineup, including the 5.1-channel VSX-832, which features Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos in 2.1.2 and 3.1.2-channel configurations. The post Pioneer’s 2017 A/V receiver lineup boasts 5.1-c.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News59 min. ago

Oculus cofounder Palmer Luckey leaves Facebook

Embattled creator leaves just one year after launch of Rift headset. Palmer Luckey, the person most directly associated with the rise of Oculus as a major force in the growing world of virtual reality hardware, has left parent company Facebook,.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

Your save data is not safe on the Nintendo Switch

If your system breaks, you may kiss all your in-game progress goodbye. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson) In a post-launch update to our initial Nintendo Switch review, we noted that there is no way to externally back up game save data stored on.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 7 min. ago

Streaming Drives U.S. Music Sales Up 11% in 2016

It is the industry’s highest sales figure since 2009 and its best percentage gain since 1998......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Net Neutrality Is Trump’s Next Target, Administration Says

The administration said its next move on regulating broadband service would be to jettison the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules, which were intended to safeguard free expression online......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Microsoft To Sell Customized Edition of Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Smartphones

Done with selling its own phones, Microsoft is getting back at the smartphone business. This time, selling Samsung's Android powered flagship S8 and S8 Plus smartphone. From a report: Microsoft says it is making available for pre-order the Samsung Ga.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Ford hires 400 mobile connectivity engineers

Ford plans to double its mobile connectivity engineering team by hiring 400 software developers and hardware engineers.Three-quarters of the new engineers will be part of a Canadian research-and-development center aimed at building out connected v.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News1 hr. 59 min. ago

Cut the Cord With Amazon"s Top-Selling HDTV Antenna, Now Just $23

If you’ve tried an unamplified HDTV antenna (like the standard Mohu Leaf), but can’t quite pull in every channel you want, this 1byone leaf-style model includes a USB-powered amp that should add a few miles of range.Read more........»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago

Samsung Galaxy S8 reaches out with Bluetooth 5 and near-gigabit LTE abilities

Also today: Tesla software update pushes its self-driving tech ever forward, Luc Besson's new movie Valerian seems to have familiar elements. The post Samsung Galaxy S8 reaches out with Bluetooth 5 and near-gigabit LTE abilities appeared first on Dig.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 7 min. ago