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July 13, 2017 6:36 PM Facebook to launch $200 Oculus VR headset that DOESN'T need a phone or computer

Facebook is hoping a new $200 headset that doesn't require users to own an expensive will kickstart sales of its virtual reality system. The new headset will be geared toward immersive gaming, watching video and social networking, according to Bloomberg. It will sit between the firm's Gear VR system, which requires a Samsung phone, and its rift headset 55

July 11, 2017 9:27 PM Some of the worst deals we found on Amazon Prime Day

We've rounded up the best Amazon Prime Day PC gaming deals, which offer some good prices on hardware we'd recommend any day of the week. To find those deals, though, we had to sort through a lot of crap. Even in the realm of PC hardware, there are a whole lot of "deals" on Amazon you shouldn't be buying. Here are a few especially bad deals we wanted 87

July 10, 2017 3:42 PM Facebook slashes the price of its Oculus Rift VR headset and controllers to $399 in bid to kickstart sales

Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook Inc, is temporarily cutting the price of its hardware, as the industry tries to figure out why the technology for immersive games and stories has not taken off among consumers. Oculus is cutting the combined price of its Rift headset and Touch controllers to $399 in the Us and £399 in the UK for six weeks 46

July 6, 2017 2:44 AM Satellites keep watch as giant iceberg creeps closer to cracking

The Larson C ice shelf in Antarctica is creeping closer to breaking off, and when it does, it's set to form one of the biggest icebergs on record. The ESA's CryoSat is keeping watch from above, and mission scientists have now estimated the dimensions of this inevitable iceberg in-the-making, and where it might drift. In the last few months, the crack 54

July 4, 2017 7:31 PM Climate and the G20 summit: some progress in greening economies, but more needs to be done

On July 7, G20 leaders will gather in Hamburg for their annual meeting. One likely outcome: another clash over climate change between the host government, Germany, and United States president Donald Trump. Trump’s definition of fairness – “America First” – is probably not mutually acceptable to most other nations. But countries will hesitate to scale 70

June 30, 2017 1:02 AM StarCraft Remastered devs unveil price, explain how much is being rebuilt

Dev team admits losing old code and assets, needing to “eyeball everything.” SANTA MONICA, California—Before giving us a world-premiere look at StarCraft Remastered's gameplay, the franchise's holders at Blizzard rattled off a few major rules for how the game would be made. "Blend classic with modern." "Community's voice." One of the buzz phrases made Blizzard 50

June 16, 2017 9:07 AM New VW Polo officially revealed: mini Golf, anyone?

‘Good lord, the new Volkswagen Polo looks just like a miniature Golf’ – perhaps the most predictable sentiment you’ll come across in ages. But having witnessed the reveal of this all-new, sixth-generation Polo at a fancy standalone event in Berlin, we can tell you it now really does look like a miniature Golf. It’s as if the Mk7.5 spawned a Mini-Me 224

June 11, 2017 9:09 PM Xbox One X: Everything we know about Project Scorpio's final form

The new Xbox will be here in time for Christmas Project Scorpio finally has its real name: Xbox One X. This is the evolution of Microsoft's Xbox consoles. Xbox One X looks almost identical to the Xbox One S. It has a space grey color, and comes with a 4K Blu-ray player. Although we haven't seen the console running for ourselves, Microsoft has released 68

June 9, 2017 2:39 PM Samsung just unveiled the widest computer monitor you can buy — here's how it looks in person

When I first tried an ultrawide monitor in 2016, I was hooked both because of its gaming and productivity applications. Ultrawide monitors are a relatively new category of monitors that are, indeed, wider than regular ones. But on Friday, Samsung introduced the CHG90, the first monitor in the new "super ultrawide" category, and it's outrageously wide. The CHG90 has an aspect 40

June 6, 2017 9:07 PM 200,000 civilians may be trapped in Raqqa as U.S.-backed force attacks Islamic State’s capital

BEIRUT – A U.S.-backed Syrian force said Tuesday it has begun an offensive to capture the northern city of Raqqa, the de facto capital of the Islamic State group, after months of clearing operations. An American commander said the battle will be long and difficult, but success would deliver a decisive blow to the idea of IS as a physical caliphate. By early 66