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4 TechCrunch writers bought the iPhone X. Here are our thoughts
Happy iPhone X day! A few of us over here at TechCrunch received our new toys today and wanted to share some initial thoughts with y'all. Leggo. First up, Megan Rose Dickey, the lunatic who at one point told co-workers she felt like she was on drugs ...
Qualcomm shares spike on reports of planned Broadcom bid
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Qualcomm have spiked after reports from the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News that rival chipmaker Broadcom may be preparing a bid. Bloomberg says it could be for more than $100 billion. Qualcomm declined to ...
Overwatch lead Jeff Kaplan on Moira, Mercy's troubles, and fixing toxicity
Overwatch had a busy BlizzCon. Not only is the hit team-based shooter receiving a new hero, the healer Moira, but we're also getting Blizzard World, a new map that's like Disneyland meets Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo. Jeff Kaplan, Overwatch's game ...
Everything you need to know about Battle for Azeroth, WoW's next expansion
Two new continents, Warcraft 3-inspired Warfronts, and six new races to unlock—we cover it all. Comments. Shares. World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth is coming in 2018. As players predicted months ago, it's an expansion set on the high seas full of ...
Scientists discover hidden chamber in Egypt's Great Pyramid
In this Dec. 12, 2012 file photo, policemen are silhouetted against the Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt. (Hassan Ammar / Associated Press). By Brian Rohan Associated Press. Twitter · Facebook · Email · Reddit · SMS. CAIRO – Scientists say they have found ...
Los Angeles Times
These orangutans are the newest species of great ape, and there are fewer than 800 left
Los Angeles Times
A Tapanuli orangutan in the Sumatran forest. Researchers are making the case that these animals are distinct from two other orangutan species. (Andrew Walmsley). By Karen KaplanContact Reporter · Endangered Species · Environmental Science ...
StarCraft 2 is going to free to play later this month (Updated)
BlizzCon 2017 just got underway and Blizzard CEO Mike Morhaime has already dropped one big piece of news: StarCraft 2 is going free to play. The change will make the Wings of Liberty campaign completely free for everyone, while Heart of the Swarm will ...
Xbox One X review
The first time I powered up the Xbox One X, I genuinely thought my house was falling down. Microsoft's boot-up animation is bright, loud, and full of surround sound bass, perfectly epitomizing the bombastic nature of the company's “true 4K” gaming message.
Earth's ozone hole shrinks
Here's a rare piece of good news about the environment: The giant hole in the Earth's protective ozone layer is shrinking and has shriveled to its smallest peak since 1988, NASA scientists said. The largest the hole became this year was about 7.6 ...
Torchlight developer Runic Games shuts down
As the makers of beloved titles like Torchlight and Hob, developer Runic Games brought charm and style to action RPGs while developer Motiga's very big provided players with a colorful take on MOBA-style gameplay, though both studios have experienced ...