Daily Archives: November 28, 2017

Fans Put A Battle Royale Mode Into GTA: San Andreas, And It Works Really Well

After the huge success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, many big games have incorporated battle royale modes. But even older games are receiving battle royale-style updates thanks to the wonders of fan-made mods. Read more… from Kotaku http://ift.tt/2zxZuQk via IFTTT

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Humans still rule drone racing, but NASA’s AI pilot might change that

In a California warehouse in October, quadrocopter drones zoomed and buzzed, racing through an obstacle course of black-and-white checkered arches. On one team: drones guided by software and AI, the work of a team from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory. On … Continue reading

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HDMI Version 2.1 Specification Released – Bring on 8K60 and 4K120

Posted by Nathan Kirsch | Tue, Nov 28, 2017 – 10:53 AM HDMI Forum, Inc. today announced the release of Version 2.1 of the HDMI Specification! This latest HDMI Specification supports a range of higher video resolutions and refresh rates … Continue reading

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Bitcoin Hits $10,000 Because Ceilings Are Just a Construct, Man

At this point, anyone pretending to know what the ceiling is on Bitcoin should be considered no more reliable than a palm reader. On Tuesday, the trading price of the most prominent cryptocurrency hit $10,000 for the first time. And … Continue reading

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Samsung’s Balls Will Make Battery Charging 5x Faster

Their graphene balls, guys. It’s true, though – Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology (SAIT) has developed a graphene ball that will not only increase capacity of batteries in your phones (and electric vehicles too), they’ll charge insanely fast too. After years and … Continue reading

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After two months of quiet, North Korea launches another ballistic missile

Enlarge / A Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) photo of the ballistic missile test on August 29, 2017. North Korea has conducted another test. reader comments 0 South Korean and US officials have confirmed that North Korea has apparently conducted … Continue reading

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Lockheed Martin Is Making Laser Cannons for Fighter Jets

It’s been just a few months since Lockheed Martin gave the US Army the most powerful laser weapon ever developed, a ground vehicle–mounted system that can burn through tanks and knock mortars out of the sky. Now the US Air … Continue reading

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