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GTA

'Grand Theft Auto' Publisher Gets Temporary Injunction Against Cheat Seller

Grand Theft Auto’s publisher is taking the maker of a popular cheating program to court for copyright violations.
Matthew Gault
12 hours ago
AI Doing Art
AI Doing Art

This AI Creates Horrifying Images Based On Your Words

Yay, researchers trained an algorithm to turn your captions into (nightmarish) images.
Sarah Emerson
13 hours ago
Terraform
Terraform

The Treatment

The perfect drug for these times is the one that makes you feel like you don't exist. Today's epic Terraform is about a catastrophic epidemic of invisibility.
Koren Shadmi
13 hours ago
AI
AI

OpenAI Is Beating Humans at ‘Dota 2’ Because It’s Basically Cheating

AI defeating human players at 'Dota 2' is impressive, but it was only possible thanks to significant guardrails and an inhuman advantage.
Matthew Gault
13 hours ago
gamers come first
gamers come first

World's Biggest GPU Maker No Longer Expects to Make Money on Cryptocurrency Mining

Selling GPUs for cryptocurrency mining accounted for 10 percent of Nvidia’s revenue only a few months ago. Now the company isn’t factoring it into its revenue stream at all.
Daniel Oberhaus
14 hours ago
Dice
Dice

'Battlefield' Developer's Unreleased Sega Mega Drive Game Is Coming Out After 25 Years

'Hardcore' is finally coming out on the PlayStation Vita and it looks pretty good.
Matthew Gault
15 hours ago
Blockchain art
Blockchain art

Artists Ai Weiwei and Kevin Abosch Are Using the Blockchain to Make Us Question What’s ‘PRICELESS’

We talked to Weiwei and Abosch about PRICELESS, which uses the Ethereum blockchain to spark a conversation about the value of human life, and the current refugee crisis.
Jordan Pearson
16 hours ago
The Plug
The Plug

Bias In Maternal AI Could Hurt Expectant Black Mothers

Black women experience worse maternal mortality rates than their white counterparts. Will machine learning make it worse or better?
Omotayo Banjo
16 hours ago
teledildonics
teledildonics

The 20-Year Patent on Teledildonics Has Expired

The 1998 patent on "interactive virtual control of sexual aids" has expired, but that doesn't mean we should have a sex toy free-for-all.
Samantha Cole
19 hours ago
respect
respect

Aretha the Legend Is Gone; Aretha the Asteroid Orbits On

Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, has died at 76. But her legacy will not be forgotten.
Becky Ferreira
a day ago
Gaming
Gaming

'Exapunks' Is a Cyberpunk Hacking Game That Asks You to Print Your Own Zines

This new PC game tells you to code for your life, avoid the phage, print the instructions, and hack the planet.
Matthew Gault
2 days ago
space war
space war

‘Very Abnormal’ Russian Satellite Escalates Fears of Orbital Arms Race

Russia and China have been ramping up their military presence in space in order to keep up with American capabilities.
Becky Ferreira
2 days ago
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