According to Collider, Sony’s suddenly fast-tracked Venom movie is also currently slated to be a R-rated film. That’s an interesting plan. Image: Marvel A while back, Sony announced it was planning a whole cinematic universe based around Spider-Man characters. In theory, the films were going to build off its Amazing Spider-Man films, but that all

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Allcade 64-Bit Retro Console: The Gizmodo Review

Par dans Tech le March 28, 2017 à 5:57 am

Image: Alex Cranz/Gizmodo I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t obsessed with retro video games. That’s one of the reasons I was so excited about the NES Classic Edition; it’s also why I spent my Thanksgiving documenting how to put together a Raspberry Pi-based mini SNES instead of brining turkeys. But building an emulation

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Discord Has A Child Porn Problem

Par dans Tech le March 28, 2017 à 5:57 am

In February, Gizmodo reported that many Discord users were facing abuse and were given no clear recourse. Among the issues endemic to the voice- and text-chat platform was the anonymous and unsolicited dissemination of child pornography, a problem which seems to have only gotten worse. More »         Full Text RSS extracting error

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S3: The Gizmodo Review

Par dans Tech le March 28, 2017 à 4:57 am

Coming a year after the launch of Apple’s first 9.7-inch iPad Pro, the new Tab S3 from Samsung feels daring. While it has the same sleek lines, is just as light, and possesses the magnetic connection on one side for easy keyboard cover attachment, Samsung’s iPad Pro for 2017 is, inexplicably, called the Galaxy Tab

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The Australian National University is launching a search for a new planet in our Solar System – and you can help. Here’s how. If you help find “Planet 9”, you’ll work with ANU astronomers to validate the discovery through the International Astronomical Union. ANU astrophysicist Dr Brad Tucker is leading the project, which is being

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The latest update for iOS 10 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch includes a bunch of brand new features. We’re talking the ability to find your AirPods using Find My iPhone and new options for using Siri to make payments. Find My iPhone will now enable you to view the current or last known location

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For a decade now, one of the biggest factors in choosing a computer has been the choice between traditional hard drive and solid state drive. The former is cheap, bulky and slow. The latter is expensive, light and fast. There has been zero middle ground. You’ve had to compromise between price and speed. But Intel’s

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Space weather forecasting — predicting the kind of energetic particles the Sun will throw at us — is years behind weather forecasting here on Earth. As solar physicist Scott McIntosh put it, “Our current model of space weather forecasting is, ‘oh shit a sunspot happened eight minutes ago, now we have to figure out what’s

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The Galaxy Note7 is a huge black mark for Samsung — an exploding embarrassment that cost the company a ton of money and kicked off one of the biggest PR nightmares in recent memory. But despite the global recall, the jokes on late night TV, and the fact that the FAA and other agencies banned

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The Boy Who Can See Like A Bat

Par dans Tech le March 28, 2017 à 2:57 am

Echolocation is one of those curiosities we all learn about in primary school, a quirk of nature that lets dolphins and bats ‘see’ in situations of reduced visibility. It’s such an interesting concept that a number of blind superheroes and fantasy warriors have sprung up in the realms of fiction, using similar abilities to navigate

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Most of the people interested in seeing Life, the astronaut thriller out now, probably have certain expectations based on the movie’s familiar premise: human beings encounter extraterrestrial organism, terrifying things ensue, just as in Alien, Predator and other classics. But while that most basic plotline does describe what happens — Life is the smartest, sharpest

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It turns out that when Power Rangers made it to test audiences, no one liked the kiss between Kimberly (Naomi Scott) and Jason (Dacre Montgomery). And it wasn’t a bunch of nostalgia-driven fans pissed off because obviously Kimberly should only ever be paired with Tommy, who isn’t even in this movie. I will admit that

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It’s a scary fact of digital life that there are a lot of ways your PC can be exposed. Maybe you’ve been hacked by a state agent, or cracked by weird Nazi trolls. Fortunately you’re not powerless, and there are lots of ways to fight back. You don’t need to be a hacker, cracker, or

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Nineties kids who’ve always wanted to visit Jurassic Park to meet Jeff Goldblum — and dinosaurs — are in for a treat: A team of palaeontologists from the University of Queensland in Brisbane is claiming to have found the largest-ever dinosaur footprint in a region dubbed “Australia’s Jurassic Park”. While there hasn’t been a Jeff

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Video: Lots of bodies in bags… well, if you’re making successive iterations of cyborgs, you have to get the raw material from somewhere, right? There’s a bit more story teased in the latest clip for Ghost in the Shell, which has higher-ups talking about the Major as a threat to the status quo of the

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Infographic: One of the great things about Fast and the Furious franchise is, well, the destruction. But have you ever wondered exactly how much damage was caused? And who caused most of it? Place your bets, and scroll on down. Figures are in British Pounds, because it’s fancier. Or something. Cheers to Insure The Gap

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You no longer have to worry about your laptop’s bright screen disrupting your sleep schedule. Apple just released Night Shift — a feature that reduces blue light from the display in the evening — on the newest version of macOS Sierra (10.12.4). The update has been in testing since January 24, but only developers have

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James Gunn teases Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2‘s opening. Some potentially major supernatural weirdness is coming to Riverdale for season two. Get a better look at Thor’s new armour in Thor: Ragnarok. An acting legend joins The Punisher. Plus, a new clip from the Walking Dead‘s season finale. Spoilers now! Star Wars: The Last

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Are you afraid of escalators? Would you like to be? Image: Wikicommons Just watch this CCTV footage of an escalator malfunction at the Langham Place shopping centre in Hong Kong. When the 15-level shopping centre was packed with people on Saturday, a 45m-tall escalator abruptly changed directions, sending bodies hurdling towards the lower level at

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Around 25,000 people living in north Queensland are being asked to flee as a powerful cyclone is set to make landfall. Tropical storm Debbie is expected to hit the coastline today with 275km/h gusts and storm surges as high as 2.5m. Image: Bureau of Meteorology/Australian Government Debbie was upgraded to a Category 4 storm yesterday,

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