Recent Stories

Electric trucks of the future turn to the past to cut down on emissions

By stringing electrical cables over the road, Siemens has developed a hybrid truck that draws power from the cables like a trolley. What started in Sweden is making its way to a part of the 710 and 405 highways in Los Angeles.
Virtual Reality

Arsetto Corsa adds native Vive and OSVR support with OpenVR

Arsetto Corsa now has official VR support for headsets other than the Oculus Rift. In its latest patch, the game now has native support for the HTC Vive and OSVR's various supported headsets, thanks to the OpenVR framework.

Creative Assembly teases a new Total War game with countdown timer

The official website for the Total War strategy game series has been altered to feature a countdown ending on March 31. There are a number of clues that might point to whatever this new announcement is.

Upcoming Samsung Galaxy S8's official external battery pack leaks online

After the Galaxy Note 7 debacle, Samsung is likely thrilled to turn its attention to making this year's flagship, which we know as the Galaxy S8. Here's everything we know about the phone so far.

Do you know if you're fertile? You may be able to use your phone to test that

The bright minds at Harvard University created a device that allows men to measure their ability to procreate with nothing more than their smartphone. But it's still a ways away from public introduction.
Movies & TV

Star Chris Pratt on 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2': Greatest. Movie. Ever.

Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Groot, and the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy return to the big screen in May in Marvel Studios' Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. Here's everything we know about the sequel to the 2014 blockbuster.

Team Oreo or Oatmeal Cookie? Our first taste of Android O is pretty sweet

Google announced the new version of Android O in late March, and made the first developer preview available the same day. Here's everything you need to know.
Cool Tech

VR system can help treat people with social anxiety and speech disorders

24-year-old Product Design student Gareth Walkom has developed VR software designed to help individuals work through social anxieties and speech disorders by confronting a range of virtual scenarios.
DT Daily

Advertisers squeeze Google over ads running ahead of extremist YouTube content 3:23

Also today: Wikileaks indicates the CIA was into iPhone and Mac spy tools nearly 10 years ago, and the classic video game Pong is now IRL.

'Injustice 2' will see the return of Black Adam

'Injustice 2' looks to be a worthy sequel to NetherRealm's original DC alternate-universe brawler. From returning characters to new gameplay mechanics, here is everything we know about the game so far.

‘Nier: Automata’ fan patch gives a big boost to detail, framerates

A new fan patch for Nier: Automata tweaks the settings, which could be enough to fix many of the framerate issues experienced by a number of players and letting them set higher detail levels.

Place your order now for Dell's $5,000 8K display, the UP3218K, and get it in April

Dell ramped up the hype machine at CES 2017 with its UP3218K, which gives "high resolution" new meaning. It's an 8K panel offering up a massive 7,680 x 4,320 resolution, and Dell is now offering it for sale for $5,000.