Shyp is preparing for a comeback under new management

Shyp is preparing for a comeback under new management

Fifteen months after shutting down, Shyp is getting ready to launch again. The startup tweeted today that “We are back! We’re hard at work to rebuild an unparalleled shipping experience. Before we begin operations again, we’d love to hear your feedback in this quick survey. We look forward to working with you and can’t wait Read more about Shyp is preparing for a comeback under new management[…]

E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem

E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem

Hellblade developers Ninja Theory brought their frantic new team-based brawler, Bleeding Edge, to E3. Bleeding Edge is a MOBA riff, a competitive four-on-four battle with frantic, fast-moving combat and ridiculously huge attack effects. I played a few rounds of Bleeding Edge on the floor of at the Xbox E3 Showcase. Here are all the details. Read more about E3 2019: Bleeding Edge is Four-on-Four Competitive Brawling Mayhem[…]

Amazon Spark, the retailer’s two-year-old Instagram competitor, has shut down

Amazon Spark, the retailer’s two-year-old Instagram competitor, has shut down

Amazon’s two-year-old Instagram competitor, Amazon Spark, is no more. Hoping to capitalize on the social shopping trend and tap into the power of online influencers, Amazon in 2017 launched its own take on Instagram with a shoppable feed of stories and photos aimed at Prime members. The experiment known as Amazon Spark has now come Read more about Amazon Spark, the retailer’s two-year-old Instagram competitor, has shut down[…]

June 14th : New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Update (1910.190611-1923)

June 14th : New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Update (1910.190611-1923)

Starting at 2:00 p.m. PST today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring will begin receiving the latest 1910 Xbox One system update (Build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_19H2HOLD_191018362.7172.190611-1923).   DETAILS: OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_19H2HOLD_191018362.7172.190611-1923 Available: 2:00PM PDT 6/14/19 Mandatory Date/Time: 3:00 AM PDT 6/15/19   Fixes:   My Games and Apps We have fixed an Read more about June 14th : New Preview Alpha Skip Ahead Ring 1910 Update (1910.190611-1923)[…]

This neural network detects whether faces have been Photoshopped

This neural network detects whether faces have been Photoshopped

Using Photoshop and other image manipulation software to tweak faces in photos has become common practice, but it’s not always made clear when it’s been done. Berkeley and Adobe researchers have created a tool that not only can tell when a face has been Photoshopped, but can suggest how to undo it. Right off the Read more about This neural network detects whether faces have been Photoshopped[…]

Next Week on Xbox: New Games for June 18 to 21

Next Week on Xbox: New Games for June 18 to 21

Welcome to Next Week on Xbox, where we cover all the new games coming soon to Xbox One! Every week the team at Xbox aims to deliver quality gaming content for you to enjoy on your favorite gaming console. To find out what’s coming soon to Xbox One, read on below and click on each Read more about Next Week on Xbox: New Games for June 18 to 21[…]

NASA’s OSIRIX-REx probe sets a space record with a close orbit of weird asteroid Bennu

NASA’s OSIRIX-REx probe sets a space record with a close orbit of weird asteroid Bennu

If you follow space news at all, you may have heard of ‘Bennu’ – the near-Earth asteroid that has a slim (but higher than most) chance of colliding with our planet sometime nearly 200 years from now. The asteroid is notable for many reasons, including the recent discovery that it’s actually also “active,” which means Read more about NASA’s OSIRIX-REx probe sets a space record with a close orbit of weird asteroid Bennu[…]

Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing

Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing

“Welcome to the big show.” These were the first words I heard when I walked into rehearsals. We were about to announce our studio’s third game, Spiritfarer, on the biggest stage in the world: E3. My name is Will Dubé, and I’m the founder of Thunder Lotus Games. Five years ago, I quit my job Read more about Spiritfarer Debuts at Xbox E3 2019 Briefing[…]

Nintendo: we’re ‘evaluating’ streaming

Nintendo: we’re ‘evaluating’ streaming

Game streaming loomed large as the biggest story of E3. Between Google’s Stadia news late last week, Microsoft’s Game Pass additions, a Ubisoft announcement and even the presence of Netflix, the writing is clearly on the wall. Nintendo, of course, has largely been absent from that conversation. No real surprise, really. The gaming company has Read more about Nintendo: we’re ‘evaluating’ streaming[…]

E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077

E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077

Let’s get this part out of the way first: Cyberpunk 2077 looks even more incredible than the last time we saw it. From its massive open world, branching dialog, and multiple ways to play it’s going to be one of the most talked about games in 2020. After a year of waiting for more details Read more about E3 2019: Five News Things We Learned About Cyberpunk 2077[…]