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Blizzard confirms “multiple Diablo projects” in production, news by end of 2018

Enlarge / Necromancer-themed art from Diablo III's last expansion. (credit: Blizzard) A brief Wednesday video from Blizzard Entertainment confirmed some not-very-surprising news: the company is still working on the Diablo series. Today's hint was the first to confirm "multiple Diablo projects" in...

Computing

AMD’s 32-core Threadripper 2990WX sets a remarkable CPU benchmark record with 5.1GHz overclock

AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX has set a new record Cinebench score (for a single-socket processor) which beat the result that Intel’s as yet unreleased 28-core monster CPU (clocked at 5GHz) managed to achieve at Computex.The prototype Intel processor hit a Cinebench R15 multi-core scor...

Hardware

Anki Vector

Anki is a company whose products always seem to delight. Overdrive, its push into the racing-set space, was a fun hybrid of Scalextric-style controls and app gaming. While its robot companion Cozmo hit the top of the toy charts, thanks to its charm. But Cozmo was really just a desk toy, with th...

Tech

How to Project Windows 10 to TV With Miracast

Windows 10 has built-in abilities to mirror its screen on your TV. And you don’t even need a Chromecast. Here’s how to project your Windows 10 computer to a TV with Miracast. Miracast is different from Chromecast in several ways. It’s built upon the Wi-Di protocol (i.e. Wi-Fi Direc...

Tech

Emby vs. Plex: Which Is Better?

Plex and Kodi have dominated the media center landscape for a long time, but Emby is becoming an increasingly popular choice among users. In truth, Plex and Emby are more alike than Plex and Kodi. First and foremost, both are dedicated media servers. In contrast, Kodi either requires expert-level kn...

Tech

These 4 Antivirus Tools Are Using AI to Protect Your System

The future of antivirus protection is exciting. Much like our cars, trains, and boats, the future of antivirus runs on artificial intelligence. AI technology is one of the fastest growing sectors around the world and security researchers are continually evaluating and integrating the technology into...

Tech

How to Add the Social Aspect Back to Spotify

If you used Spotify in the early days, you’ll know the service used to offer a selection of much-loved social features. Today, those features have mostly vanished, much to the chagrin of long-time subscribers. Although you can get some of them back using workarounds, it’s clear that Spot...

Tech

Amazon’s Storytelling App for Kids Goes Free

Amazon Rapids, Amazon’s storytelling app for kids, is now available for everyone. Rapids was formerly priced at $2.99/month, but is now completely free. So if you have children aged between 5 and 12, you may want to check out Amazon Rapids ASAP. Encouraging children to read is one of the most...

Internet

Football fans: these are the best broadband and TV deals for the Premier League season

What do you mean you've really missed the Premier League? Was that delicious World Cup feast not enough to satisfy your insatiable hunger for all the football, all the time?It wasn't? Oh OK, fair enough. Well in that case, we know that August 10 will have a big highlighted circle around it on your c...

Internet

WhatsApp flaw lets hackers intercept and manipulate messages

WhatsApp users have been warned to be vigilant against a new security flaw that could allow outsider to intercept and alter messages.Researchers from security firm Check Point found that hackers could be able to take advantage of a vulnerability in WhatsApp's security protocols to change the content...


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