I'm not a Trekkie, but I certainly hold a soft spot for The Next Generation--as I think most of my peers do--after watching countless reruns during my childhood in the '90s.
When your kid wants to watch My Little Pony for the zillionth time, take a breath and substitute one of these brain-boosters instead.
Remember Pokémon Go? We were such nerds back then! Just kidding, we're still nerds. And even though you've left Charizard behind along with your pogs and troll dolls and stone-washed jeans, reports of the app's decline are missing the point--
Catch a Pokemon in the game, get radiation poisoning in real life
Milwaukee, WI – Say what you will about the Pokemon GO phenomenon, but leave it to government to try and ruin the fun. Milwaukee County is attempting to force the developer of the wildly popular game to get a permit for use of the public parks.
The Drachmae Travel Club has released a mobile game to promote the adoption of cryptocurrency.
Sony is bringing the PlayStation Now on-demand game streaming service to Windows PCs, it said today, along with a USB adapter that will let you use the PlayStation 4's controller with a PC.
Disney has been awarded a patent for a system which allows visitors to its theme parks to wield a prop version of an iconic lightsaber in a battle game
If you're of the opinion that drones are plenty dangerous enough already without loading them up with actual firearms, then the newly launched S6 from Chinese company Wingsland may be more to your tastes.
Pokemon Go is creating headaches for Middle Eastern governments, as concerns over security and subversion prompt calls for intervention.
IF YOU'VE STEPPED outside recently, you've probably seen, heard, or dodged many a Pokémon Go player. Or you've been that guy, too busy catching a Squirtle to notice your bus just came and went. But in just over a week, Pokémon Go is showing t
If you tried to play Pokemon Go this weekend, you probably already know Niantic, the company behind the wildly popular game, is struggling to keep it online. But that's not just a disappointment for the legions of players who have hit the streets l
Pokémon Go has invaded America. Since launching on July 6, the free augmented reality game has prompted millions of users to explore places they ordinarily wouldn't. That includes US military installations.
Obedient Sheeple Now Stampede Anywhere the Puppet Masters Plant Fictitious Monsters. By now, you've probably heard of Pokemon Go, the new "hybrid reality" mobile app game that overlays real world geographic locations with virtual monsters tha
Players of Pokemon Go are not only giving up their right to act like sane human beings in public, as they walk around, zombie-esque, reaching into the phones held in front of their faces, they are also likely to be waiving legal rights if they don'
In this video Luke Rudkowski talks about the conspiracies behind the latest viral trend of the augmented reality app Pokemon Go. We go over all the facts and sources in the video detailing the effects of the app and its larger implications. We talk a
Privacy advocates (that's establishment speak for "normal human beings") celebrated earlier this week as the House rejected yet another attempt to expand the Patriot Act's snooping provisions.
For a while there, these amazing PC-based VR headsets that you kept reading about were just about impossible to get in your hands (erm, on your head).
vDice.io announced the release of their Ether betting game this month. This represents the first commercial, on blockchain, betting game for Ethereum.
30 stores to start, with way more coming later this month
Puzzle no more
If you want a high-end VR headset, there are only two options right now. The HTC Vive and Oculus Rift are slightly different takes on virtual reality and the future of gaming. We've been using both for over the last month - let's compare the two an
There're three questions strangers pose to me that cause me to lose hope in the long-term viability of the human race. The first one is, "Did you watch (insert lame TV show or sports game/program here) on TV last night?!" The second is, "Hey,
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, to be released November 4 on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4, will see our heroes leave Earth and go gallivanting across the whole solar system.
There's a fabulous commercial for Xbox going viral on YouTube and Microsoft had nothing to do with it
The world's hottest startup isn't located in Silicon Valley--it's in suburban Florida. KEVIN KELLY explores what Magic Leap's mind-bending technology tells us about the future of virtual reality.
Most of us grew up imagining VR as first-person simulations. Whether it was trading virtual gunfire, exploring fantastic worlds you'd never see in real life or chatting with people who only exist inside a computer, the VR of our dreams was always a f
The Oculus Rift is coming this month. It's bringing a heap of games with it.
Coming This Year
In the final game of their historic match, Google's artificially intelligent Go-playing computer system has defeated Korean grandmaster Lee Sedol, finishing the best-of-five series with four wins and one loss.