'Fallout 76' Turns Griefers Into Wanted Murderers and 'Interesting Content'

'Fallout 76' Turns Griefers Into Wanted Murderers and 'Interesting Content'

Since its debut at E3 2018 in June, “Fallout 76” has mystified some fans of Bethesda Game Studios’ post-apocalyptic role-playing series. It’s not a purely single-player affair like past entries, but also not an online game that’s solely focused on aggressive player vs. player combat. In Bethesda’s view, “Fallout 76” finds an ideal middle ground […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review

There are no secrets in consumer electronics anymore. Sometimes it’s the fault of flubs and flaws and leakers. Sometimes it’s by design. In the case of the Galaxy Note 9, it’s a little bit of both. The Galaxy S9 wasn’t the blockbuster Samsung’s shareholders were expecting, so the company understandably primed the pump through a […]

Intel's first 'ruler' SSD holds 32TB

Intel's first 'ruler' SSD holds 32TB

Intel notes that 32 of the SSDs could be lined up side by side to store a petabyte in a single server slot. At the same time, the device’s unique shape means that it requires only half the airflow of regular SSDs to keep cool. “This is one of the reasons some of the world’s […]

Discord Goes Up Against Steam With New Game Store

Discord Goes Up Against Steam With New Game Store

Discord is moving beyond chatting and wants to start selling you games. On Thursday, the company launched the beta of its digital game store, which will carry a curated selection of new and popular hit titles. The store will be like a small boutique bookshop that contains recommendations from employees scribbled on little note cards, […]

Ford Mustang: Meet the collectors who made it unstoppable

Ford Mustang: Meet the collectors who made it unstoppable

CLOSE A drone captures Mustangs write out 10,000,000 in honor of the 10 millionth Ford Mustang at the Flat Rock Assembly Plant Ford Motor Company Buy Photo Peter Dunbar, 63, of Detroit sprays tire shine on the wheels of his 2006 Ford Mustang GT convertible at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn on Wednesday, Aug 8, […]

Samsung is about to make 4TB SSDs and mobile storage cheaper

Samsung is about to make 4TB SSDs and mobile storage cheaper

A couple of years ago, Samsung launched its first 4TB solid state drives, which might as well not have existed given their $1,499 asking price. Today, the company announces the commencement of mass production of a more — though it’s too early to know exactly how much more — affordable variant with its 4TB QLC […]

Asus ZenFone Live L1 lands at Best Buy for $110

Asus ZenFone Live L1 lands at Best Buy for $110

Asus Big and basic are what you get if you plunk down $110 at Best Buy for Asus’ Zenfone Live (L1), the company’s first phone to use the stripped-down version of Google’s Android operating system, Android Go. The budget Go versions of phones are slowly arriving in the US, and are appealing if you want […]

IPhone Chipmaker Races to Recover From Computer Virus

IPhone Chipmaker Races to Recover From Computer Virus

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., which makes chips for the iPhone and other devices, detailed its progress in recovering from a debilitating computer virus and warned of delayed shipments and reduced revenue because of the impact on its factories. TSMC said that 80 percent of the fabrication tools affected by a virus outbreak Friday evening had […]