Apple shows off iPad split-screen multitasking in iOS 9 preview

Ever since Microsoft first showed off multi-window support in the tablet mode for Windows 8, it’s been expected that Apple would eventually follow suit with a true multitasking mode of its own. Now, Apple is finally showing off this new, enhanced multitasking mode for the first time as part...

Microsoft kills off Facebook integration in Windows and Windows Phone

Microsoft is killing off a key selling point of its Windows Phone operating system: Facebook integration. The software giant first launched Windows Phone back in 2010 as the first to feature deep integration with Facebook contacts and the news feed. It was a unique feature, but due to a...

Castlevania Mastermind's Bloodstained Coming to PlayStation Vita

The crowdfunding campaign for Castlevania mastermind Koji Igarashi’s Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night continues to grow, with the game expanding to new platforms. Now that funding has passed $3.5 million, the gothic platformer will be released on another platform, Sony’s PlayStation Vita. The news was announced through an update...

PS4 Getting Acclaimed Platformer Super Meat Boy, Free at Launch With PS Plus

Super Meat Boy, the acclaimed platformer that was originally released in 2010 for Xbox 360 and PC, is coming to PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita this fall, developer Team Meat announced today. Team Meat co-founder Tommy Refenes says in a post on the PlayStation Blog that the developer was...

The Emoji War Inside Beyonce’s Instagram Comments

This might be the first time a hamburger emoji was used as a weapon. The post The Emoji War Inside Beyonce’s Instagram Comments appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Molly McHugh Powered by WPeMatico...

Transforming robot crowned the winner of DARPA's Robotics Challenge

A South Korean team has won the $2 million top prize at the finals of DARPA’s Robotic Challenge (DRC) with a transforming bipedal bot that can scoot around on wheels in its knees. The winning design from Team KAIST managed to navigate DARPA’s obstacle course in under 45 minutes,...

GTA 5 Gets Vice City Mod, Watch the First Video Here

A modder is re-creating the world of 2002’s Grand Theft Auto: Vice City in Grand Theft Auto V. Check out the video below to go on a virtual tour of the mod, but be aware that this is a work-in-progress. The flat textures and other oddities are likely to...

The Week’s Trailers: Tom Cruise Holds His Breath a Long Time

Summer at the movies means two things: blockbusters at the theater, and trailers for prestige pictures in the fall. The post The Week’s Trailers: Tom Cruise Holds His Breath a Long Time appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Jordan Crucchiola Powered by WPeMatico...

Good Morning America guarantees bad morning, tweets GIF of dead Mufasa

In the Great Hall of Social Media Gaffes, Good Morning America asking its audience if getting out of bed felt like that moment a father dies in a beloved cartoon is insignificant. The gaffe might not even belong in the Great Hall, instead holding some minor space in the...