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‘Tetris Effect’ brings its VR head trip to PCs on July 23rd

You won't have to snag a PS4 if you want to experience the synesthesia of Tetris Effect. Enhance has confirmed that its music-driven, effects-laden take on the classic puzzler is coming to PCs on July 23rd. It should take advantage … Read the rest of this entry

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Niantic is shutting down Field Trip, its first app

Niantic built its reputation on location-based games like Pokémon Go, Ingress and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, but its roots are in its Field Trip app for finding nearby activities. And believe it or not, the company has kept the app … Read the rest of this entry

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SpaceX booked ‘world’s first’ private passenger for a BFR Moon trip

We haven't seen SpaceX's BFR — the rocket that it hopes will enable trips around the world, to the Moon, and, eventually, to Mars — actually take flight yet, but the company says it has already booked a private passenger … Read the rest of this entry

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Platoons of autonomous trucks took a road trip across Europe

Six vehicle manufacturers just proved that self-driving trucks are perfectly capable of driving across a whole continent. These companies, including Volvo and Daimler, participated in the European Truck Platooning challenge organized by the Dutch gov… Engadget RSS Feed

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Report: Kaspersky developed malware to trip up competition

Reuters reports that a pair of former employees have accused Moscow-based Kaspersky Labs of building malware to trick its competition into flagging and quarantining important, non-viral, files on customers' computers. Basically the malware would in… Engadget Full RSS Feed

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Facebook’s company trip to Africa leads to more efficient Android app

Facebook recently rolled out an update for Android devices that’s supposed to speed things up for users. If that update delivered on its promise, then you’ve got the company’s trip to Africa to thank — that’s how Facebook’s engineers got … Read the rest of this entry

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Study: NASA can’t afford a trip to Mars, but deserves the cash to do it

It’s no secret that NASA’s long-term goal is to get people to Mars. But how realistic is that objective, really? Unfortunately, the prospects aren’t looking good right now. The National Research Council has conducted a review of NASA’s space program… … Read the rest of this entry

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Singapore 21: a farewell trip on the world’s longest flight

As of tomorrow, the longest flight in the world will shuttle passengers on a 747-400 from Dallas, Texas to Sydney, Australia. That 15-hour, 25-minute hop on board Qantas 7 may not be the lengthiest in duration, but at 8,578 miles … Read the rest of this entry

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Google’s Field Trip app granting free admission to 13 museums

While Mountain View’s Field Trip app may find attractions off the beaten path, footing the bill for excursions has been up to users. Now, however, the Niantic Labs-made application is handing out freebies for an unspecified limited time, allowing those … Read the rest of this entry

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Darkwood: a shadowy top-down terror trip

I gauge the scariness of horror games using my patented Curl Chanceā„¢ system, which measures how likely I am to curl into a ball of whimpering fear when I play them. I rate the new trailer for Darkwood, an upcoming … Read the rest of this entry

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