Galaxy Note 9 Vs Galaxy Note 8: What's The Difference?

Galaxy Note 9 Vs Galaxy Note 8: What's The Difference?

The Galaxy Note 9 is official (again) and on initial inspection, it appears Samsung has made very few changes from the Note 8. There’s some truth to this, but look closely and there are significant upgrades beyond the eye-watering asking price…  Galaxy Note 9 (left) Vs Galaxy Note 8 (right)Samsung Displays – Samsung’s Biggest Ever […]

Apple defends decision not to remove InfoWars' app

Apple defends decision not to remove InfoWars' app

Apple has commented on its decision to continue to allow conspiracy theorist profiteer InfoWars to livestream video podcasts via an app in its App Store, despite removing links to all but one of Alex Jones’ podcast content from its iTunes and podcast apps earlier this week. At the time Apple said the podcasts had violated its […]

IGN Pulls Review After Plagiarism Accusations [UPDATE: Writer Fired]

IGN Pulls Review After Plagiarism Accusations [UPDATE: Writer Fired]

Screenshot: Dead Cells The gaming site IGN has removed a review for the game Dead Cells after allegations surfaced yesterday that the review’s writer had plagiarized from a small YouTube channel. “As a group of writers and creators who value our own work and that of others in our field, the editorial staff of IGN […]

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Is Getting A Dedicated Nintendo Direct

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Is Getting A Dedicated Nintendo Direct

With Super Smash Bros. Ultimate set to launch this winter, Nintendo aims to keep the hype train rolling with an upcoming Direct livestream that will focus entirely on the highly-anticipated brawler. There are still a lot of question marks hanging over the game’s head, so we expect the Direct will give us a better idea […]

Apple removes Alex Jones podcasts from iTunes for hate speech

Apple removes Alex Jones podcasts from iTunes for hate speech

Apple has removed a number of podcasts created by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his InfoWars site from the Podcasts app and iTunes store. The decision to remove the content comes as Facebook also censures Jones, un-publishing four of the radio host’s pages this morning for violating the social network’s rules against hate speech. Apple […]

Civic saloon society

Civic saloon society

2017 Honda Civic Sedan Civic saloon society Independent.ie Honda has just launched a new Civic model which it sees as an acceptable alternative to current favourites, SUVs and the old reliable and versatile hatchback. So it is back to the future with the answer apparently being a four-door Sedan, above, (a saloon to you and […]

World of Warcraft "Old Soldier" Animated Short Prepares for a New Warchief

World of Warcraft "Old Soldier" Animated Short Prepares for a New Warchief

By Liana ‘LiLi’ Ruppert – August 4, 2018 Following the controversial Sylvanas animated short, Blizzard released a brand new video for World of Warcraft ahead of their release for the upcoming expansion Battle for Azeroth. The latest video tells the tale of Varok Saurfang and the moment that changed everything. “War has a […]

WarioWare Gold: A fine example of Nintendo's weird “end of life” history

WarioWare Gold: A fine example of Nintendo's weird “end of life” history

Enlarge / It’s-a-he, Wario. Nintendo Nintendo’s WarioWare Gold launches this week, and if we’re judging the game within a vacuum, it’s pretty good. We’ve been micro-gaming with the WarioWare series for just a hair over 15 years (a squiggly, Wario mustache hair, for sure), and Gold lands as a “best-of” compilation—one that finally brings the […]