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YouTube’s mobile app will adjust to display videos of any size

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YouTube is having a pretty busy week. The Google-owned video site announced six new shows for its new Red Originals program, its YouTube TV initiative expands to ten new metropolitan markets in the US and its new VR180 technology aims… Go To Full Article

Current theories might be wrong about how a galaxy evolves

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With the help of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, researchers made a surprising discovery that goes against what we thought we knew about old galaxies and how they evolve. Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is a disk-shaped spiral galaxy. Typical of… Go To Full Article

An algorithm customizes exoskeletons to fit a person's needs

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Scientists have been studying exoskeletons in nature for years, and they've been trying to figure out how to adapt them for human use. After all, a powered exoskeleton could change the lives of people who have mobility issues, whether due… Go To Full Article

Google's neural network is a multi-tasking pro

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Neural networks have been trained to complete a number of different tasks including generating pickup lines, adding animation to video games, and guiding robots to grab objects. But for the most part, these systems are limited to doing one task… Go To Full Article

Beyond Good and Evil 2: E3 2017 First In-Engine Demo

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I know we have a lot of folks excited about Beyond Good and Evil 2 and Ubisoft is sharing some in-engine footage from the upcoming game. Possibly the 2030 Game of the Year! I think you will notice one of… Go To Full Article

Some Uber employees want Kalanick back in the CEO chair

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Travis Kalanick stepped down as Uber's CEO earlier this week, leaving the CEO, COO, CFO and general counsel positions open. But while he's no longer head of the company, Kalanick is far from gone. He's still a member of the… Go To Full Article

SteelSeries Arctis 7 @ LanOC Reviews

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Late last year I took a look at the Arctis 5 from SteelSeries and I was extremely impressed with their new audio series. It won our Top Honors Award and the Editors Choice and I liked them so much that… Go To Full Article

Symantec refuses Russia request for source code access

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Security firm Symantec will no longer allow Russian authorities to inspect its source code, according to Reuters. "It poses a risk to the integrity of our products that we are not willing to accept," the company's Kristen Batch said. The… Go To Full Article

The next video game controller is your voice

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For all of modern gaming's advances, conversation is still a fairly unsophisticated affair. Starship Commander, an upcoming virtual reality game on Oculus and SteamVR, illustrates both the promise and challenge of a new paradigm seeking to remedy tha... Go To Full Article

'Overwatch’ loot boxes will have fewer duplicates

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Players of Overwatch and Hearthstone should pay attention to Blizzard. The company has made two separate announcements that will significantly affect the loot systems in both games. Go To Full Article

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