Xbox One and PS4 Price Cuts at E3 Unlikely, Says Analyst

Wedbush Securites analyst Michael Pachter has said Microsoft and Sony are unlikely to announce price drops for the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 at E3. Speaking in an investor note, Pachter offered his expectations for the upcoming conference, saying he believes Microsoft will offer more compelling bundles instead of...

Revealed: The Inside Story of the Last WTC Tower’s Design

When designing WTC2, Bjarke Ingels faced a dilemma: design a stately tower, respectful of the site’s history, or be adventurous. The post Revealed: The Inside Story of the Last WTC Tower’s Design appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Andrew Rice Powered by WPeMatico...

This Smart Oven Bakes Perfect Cookies Without Your Help

Think of June like a beautiful, robotic oven. And her cookies are quite good. The post This Smart Oven Bakes Perfect Cookies Without Your Help appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: David Pierce Powered by WPeMatico...

How Reddit's mysterious April Fools' button inspired religions and cults

On April 1st, as the rest of the internet mocked up one-off joke phones and fake mailboxes, news aggregator and social network Reddit introduced a mysterious Lost-esque button. As the other gags were swiftly forgotten, the button — attached to a 60-second timer that would reset every time it was clicked...

Masters of Orion Reboot Coming From World of Tanks Dev

Wargaming, developer and publisher of World of Tanks, has announced it is rebooting classic PC strategy series Masters of Orion. Accredited with being a pioneer of the Explore, Expand, Exploit, and Exterminate (4X) genre, Masters of Orion was first released in 1993 for MS-DOS and Mac. The game tasks...

I never wanted a scooter until I met the Gogoro

I was in Taipei this past week, hunting for the coolest and most futuristic new technology to be exhibited at the 2015 edition of Computex, Asia’s preeminent tech show. Little did I know, however, that the most exciting thing I’d find in the city wouldn’t be at Computex at...

Log-In Issues Reported as Elder Scrolls Online Launches for Xbox One and PS4

The long-awaited console edition of Bethesda’s The Elder Scrolls Online finally launches today, June 9, but the MMORPG’s release on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 isn’t going as smoothly as it could be. In North America and Europe, players are reporting log-in issues on NeoGAF and TESO forums. For...

Apple Borrows From Windows to Fix Its iPad Problem

Will Apple finally be able to give the iPad the refresh cycle it desperately needs? The post Apple Borrows From Windows to Fix Its iPad Problem appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Brian Barrett Powered by WPeMatico...

Apple's HomeKit will light up new and old Philips Hue products this fall

Apple’s HomeKit platform has been a bit of a slow burner so far, but things might finally be hotting up. Philips announced yesterday that its Hue smart lighting range will be coming to the platform some time “this fall,” although the company hasn’t provided any details on what exactly...

Apple Won’t Win Music Streaming Just Because It’s Apple

Apple announced its own music-streaming service today. But the digital music industry is already stuffed with options. Can it make a dent? The post Apple Won’t Win Music Streaming Just Because It’s Apple appeared first on WIRED. Go to Source Author: Julia Greenberg Powered by WPeMatico...