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Guacamelee! chest tattoos and shot glasses are this month’s IndieBox prize

Another month, another indie game made manifest thanks to IndieBox. This month’s game is Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition. Actually, it’s both STCE and Guacamelee! Gold, with Steam keys for both. The box […]

Chinese tech companies are motivating programmers by hiring cheerleaders

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

If you look at many of the big tech companies across the US, they attract employees not just by offering great pay, but with perks including on-site restaurants, laundry services, generous holiday and […]

Amazon joins in on killing Flash, stops accepting Flash ads

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Adobe’s Flash plugin might have had its place on the web years ago, but the last few years have been marked by a move away from Flash to more efficient technologies. Now the […]

South American spider has perfected skydiving

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Spider-Man has been described as everything from “spectacular” and “amazing” to “sensational” and even “superior,” but can he effortlessly float from great heights and steer himself home? No, but the two-inch-long nocturnal Selenops hunting […]

Final Fantasy VII is three times more expensive on iOS than on consoles

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Everyone’s excited about the Final Fantasy VII remake eventually coming before the robot uprising (but not before the director discovered he was directing). Some people are excited about the PC port of FFVII […]

Hearthstone’s Grand Tournament patch hints at a co-op mode

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

The Hearthstone Grand Tournament expansion is upon us, and Blizzard has announced that the new 132 cards will be fully available to users on August 24. Yes, The Grand Tournament is almost live, but […]

Turbo Kid gives you the Mad Max-BMX Bandits mashup you always dreamed of

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Have you ever wondered what the films of the ’80s would look like if they were done with today’s technology? We’re pretty sure they’d look exactly like Turbo Kid, which debuted at Cannes […]

Check out Dismaland, Banksy’s Disneyland themed art installation

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

The the English resort town of Weston-super-Mare is about to become an art instillation riff on the happiest place on Earth. British street artist Banksy, whose true identity still remains a secret, has […]

Ford patents autonomous car that lets a driver turn their back on the wheel

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Imagine hitting the road for a cross country trip and only having to stop to recharge your car. Or you need some extra time going through the details on that latest business proposal, but you […]

11 real-life sci-fi weapons that are the future of war

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

From robotic exoskeletons that give soldiers superhuman strength to drone helicopters that "learn" as they fly, this is the future of war.

Original Xbox games may get backwards compatibility on Xbox One may happen

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

One of the recent surprise announcements made by Microsoft is that the Xbox One was getting, and now has backwards compatibility implemented for Xbox 360 games. It’s being handled in software by emulating […]

Nintendo dropping 2DS to $99.99 on August 30

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Hold off buying a 2DS for a couple of weeks to save yourself $30 and still get a free game with the handheld.

Geek deals: Save 30% on subscriptions to Lynda.com

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

If you want to learn how to edit video, create a song from scratch, or develop your very first app, Lynda.com is the all-in-one online learning resource you need. Better yet, Lynda.com is […]

Dell launches 12 pound, 2.2-inch thick Alienware 18 gaming laptop

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Dell’s latest laptop is no Ultrabook. In fact, it’s an Ultrabook-crushing titan with more processing and graphical muscle than a lot of desktop computers. The Alienware 18 is obviously not built for the […]

Disruptive EverQuest II players will be banished to a prison server forever

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Every developer creating and running an online game needs to hope for the best, but plan for the worst once the game is live. The worst includes coming up with a way to […]

Apple may finally release 12.9-inch iPad Pro this year with Force Touch stylus

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Apple's annual iPad refresh thought to include a 12.9-inch iPad Pro with higher resolution screen and optional Force Touch stylus.

Amazon Flex secretly launches in Washington, but what is it?

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Amazon Flex has arrived in Kirkland, Washington, but what does that mean? No one’s quite sure just yet. The new facility is split between two sections, one marked for Amazon Now, the same […]

Xiaomi smartphone data downloads cut by up to 50% thanks to Opera

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

Chinese OEM Xiaomi just released a major update to their Android-based Miui OS, and their “less is more” claim from previous releases doesn’t just apply to design this time. Phones running Miui 7 […]

Ridley Scott schedules Prometheus 2 before Neill Blomkamp’s Alien 5

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

What came first, the xenomorph or the egg? Ridley Scott attempted to answer that question with Prometheus, but a more important one right now might be, which will hit theaters first, Alien 5 […]

Vaio brand returns to the US this October

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Geek.com

In February 2014 Sony announced it had sold the Vaio PC business to an investment fund called Japan Industrial Partner (JIP). With the sale, Vaio laptops disappeared from sale and were set to […]

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