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At the virtual event honoring our annual list of innovators and icons, he talked about why TV and movies will someday "be small."
Sometimes the sequel is better, the Quest 2 is a virtually flawless improvement on the original.
So many games in the format lean on the same old tropes. This one has wizards instead.
A group known as Barium allegedly attacked hundreds of targets around the globe—and manipulated in-game goods and currency.
The company still gets a healthy slice of revenue from disc rentals—but the service has suffered as a result of the pandemic.
The rise of “zoombombing” is just the latest example of why developers need to plan for harmful misuses as much as potential costly bugs.
As always, our tech advice columnist is here to help.
A new four-part documentary about the ill-fated Challenger mission highlights the risk of putting bureaucracy before science in human spaceflight
Microsoft's Game Pass Ultimate cloud-enabled gaming service launched (formerly called Project xCloud). Here's how to check it out.
Blyncsy wants states using Apple and Google technology to pay it $1 per resident. It may not win, but the patent tussle could deter others from adopting apps.
Once considered a nerdy basement hobby, lo-fi transmissions from ordinary folks save lives during wildfires, hurricanes, and other climate disasters.
The editor of Science has abandoned staid academic-speak to take on falsehoods in the White House—decorum be damned.
It started with the district hiring a little-known virtual charter school company, which led to balky connections and an even more troublesome curriculum.
The French film is caught in the crosshairs of right-wing online movements. This isn't an anomaly. It's a new battle in a larger culture war.
The new wearable uses an LED array to measure your blood oxygen level, among other new features.
Vtubers have racked up millions of subscribers—and even established stars like Pokimane have given the motion-capture medium a try.
There are two new wearables, two new iPads, and a whole bunch of bundled subscription services.
We sautéed, boiled, and burned our food to find the best portable propane gas stoves for your next outdoor adventure.
A former astronaut explains what it’s like to pilot the Space Shuttle onto the runway … and boink back down to the ground on the Soyuz.
A growing number of studies are raising concerns about the coronavirus’ long-term effects on the heart. Athletes especially need to heed the warnings.