The New Need For Speed Game Looks Anime AF

picture: EA / Criterion / Kotaku Fans of Electronic Arts racing series need for speed might not have to wait long for the next game because new leaked images show its upcoming game hit the internet, and y’all it’s looking anime AF. Today, members of the r/NeedForSpeed subreddit spotted leaked images of the new Need … Read more

Is now a good time to buy Twitter stock? Financial advisers express caution, as Elon Musk finally goes ahead with his $44 billion offer.

The protracted, will-they or won’t-they storyline of Elon Musk’s bid for Twitter, which turned into a legal battle with the social-media platform, took another big turn Tuesday. He will buy the company after all — and at the original $44 billion offer price, which equates to $54.20 a share. But retail investors might do well … Read more

Cyberpunk publisher CD Projekt stock rises after announcing new games

A sign advertising the game Cyberpunk 2077. Mike Kemp | In Pictures via Getty Images Shares of Polish game publisher CD Projekt rose sharply Wednesday after the company announced several major games it’s working on in the next few years, including new installations in its popular Cyberpunk and Witcher franchises. In a strategy update late … Read more

Xbox Game Pass Surprisingly Loaded To Start October 2022

screenshot: Asobo Studio / Focus Entertainment The spooky season is upon us and a lowkey stacked October for Xbox Game Pass is bringing the rat kings, HR Giger body horror, and twee trick-or-treating to celebrate. Whether you just want to go medieval against online strangers in Chivalry 2 or bask in the striking beauty of … Read more

Matter, the Smart Home Standard to Unify Us All, Is Live

Matter-enabled lightbulbs are coming to store shelves. picture: CSA The smart home standard we’ve been waiting on for what seems like centuries in gadget time is finally here. The Connectivity Standards Alliance (CSA) has officially released the Matter 1.0 specification and launched its product certification program. We’ve been waiting nearly a year for Matter to … Read more

Samsung aims to triple production for most advanced chips by 2027

Samsung said it will begin making chips with a 2 nanometer process in 2025 and 1.4 nanometer process in 2027. These would be some of the most advanced semiconductors in the world. Samsung is in a race to catch up with market leader TSMC. Seong Joon Cho | Bloomberg | Getty Images Samsung said Tuesday … Read more

South Korea’s Naver to buy U.S. e-retailer Poshmark for $1.2 billion

Raphael Henrique | Light Rocket | Getty Images South Korean internet giant Naver is acquiring US e-retailer Poshmark for roughly $1.2 billion, the companies announced Monday. Poshmark shares popped as much as 14% in extended trading. Naver is paying $17.90 per share in the all-cash deal. Poshmark closed on Monday at $15.57. Naver operates a … Read more

Telescope Spots Huge Debris Trail from NASA’s Asteroid Smash-Up

Last week, NASA’s DART spacecraft intentionally crashed into Dimorphos, a petite moonlet orbiting the larger asteroid Didymos. Now, a telescope on the ground in Chile has imaged the massive plume created by the impact in the days following the encounter. The crash was a planetary defense test; NASA is seeking to know if a kinetic … Read more

Google Japan Puts Entire Keyboard on One Long Stick

Several years ago, Google Japan started cooking up weird novelty keyboards as an annual April Fools’ Day prank. Most of the creations, including a working version of Google’s mobile Gboard keyboard wrapped around a cup, are more or less sight gags. They also don’t seem to be bound to April anymore. But this year’s creation … Read more

Giant Bomb, GameSpot And Metacritic Sold To Fandom For $50m

picture: fandom The gaming press world has been in quite some turmoil of late. Tencent just gutted fanbyte, G4TV just fired a bunch of its staffand Future Publishing just let go a swathe of writers and editors, despite making hundreds of millions of dollars last year. So it’s with perhaps some trepidation we report the … Read more