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Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 31/08/2022
Quote of the day:
The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up. Paul Valery
Jokes of the day:
I been watching a channel on TV that is strictly just about origami — of course it is paper-view.
Debugging is like being the detective in a crime movie where you’re also the murderer at the same time.
Top 10 news of the day:
The new shooter from Rick and Morty creator Justin Roiland has been the focus of viral hype and backlash.
Update: A previous version of this story listed High on Life numbers as 33.5 million video views, and 77.6 million impressions. This included views and impressions for content posted prior to Gamescom. This has now been adjusted so that the numbers l… [7087 chars]
As Kratos is Game Informer’s cover star — We’re just a couple of months away from launch, and God of War Ragnarok news i…
We’re just a couple of months away from launch, and God of War Ragnarok news is imminent. Game Informer has revealed the cover of its latest issue, and the hotly anticipated PS5 and PS4 follow-up is taking centre stage. “In the upcoming sequel, Krato… [964 chars]
Set 20 years after Alien 3, take a trip to a Xenomorph-infested planet, and lead your squad in the upcoming tactical shooter Aliens: Dark Descent.
The Alien franchise has had an incredibly varied history within video games. Until Alien vs Predator in 1999, there wasn’t anything that could have been considered undeniably great. Following this, mixed and mediocre results were frequent until the f… [4218 chars]
Rocksmith+, the new subscription service version of Ubisoft’s long-running guitar learning series, finally has a releas…
Rocksmith+, the new subscription service version of Ubisoft’s long-running guitar learning series, finally has a release date and is coming to PC next Tuesday, 6th September. Rocksmith+ was, you may recall, originally due to launch last summer, but U… [1620 chars]
Frontier Developments’ newest management sim capitalizes on the explosion in Formula 1 racing’s fan base, making the complex sport approachable on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox.
In October 2000, EA Sports published F1 Manager, a racing simulator in which players took on the management of a real Formula One team. 22 years later, it finally has a follow-up. And it’s fantastic. Polygon Recommends is our way of endorsing our fav… [5989 chars]
Ready to dig in? — https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPTYNjnfYEc It’s been a while since we heard from Shovel Knight, with 2…
Subscribe to Nintendo Life on It’s been a while since we heard from Shovel Knight, with 2021’s Shovel Knight Pocket Dungeon being the last game to carry the name of the hardest-working character in indie gaming. However, Yacht Club Games has announce… [1189 chars]
How many have you beaten? — Despite Nintendo’s family-friendly image, anyone who’s played much the company’s output can te…
Despite Nintendo’s family-friendly image, anyone who’s played much the company’s output can tell you that, while Nintendo games might start out all fluffy and colourful and welcoming, you’ll need all the hugs and fluff you can get as you enter the en… [3949 chars]
They ain’t dead till they’re dead — It’s time to take a trip to Bill’s Town — but this time on PS5. Ahead of the rem…
It’s time to take a trip to Bill’s Town — but this time on PS5. Ahead of the remake’s launch this week, Naughty Dog has released seven unedited minutes of The Last of Us: Part I gameplay, showcasing the new visuals and gameplay. There are several thi… [995 chars]
New line up is headlined by 7.1.4 channel JBL Bar 1000 that boasts wireless rear speakers
Audio player loading… JBL has taken the wraps off four new Dolby Atmos powered soundbars , with the range topped out with a 7.1.4 system that boasts wireless rear speakers. The flagship JBL Bar 1000 uses four up-firing drivers to create a surround so… [3275 chars]
Facebook’s video game livestreaming app is being shut down after just two years on the market and will no longer work as of October.
Facebook’s video game livestreaming app, Facebook Gaming, is being shut down after just two years on the market and will no longer work as of October 28, 2022. Popular Twitch streamer Gothalion shared a screenshot of a new message that has appeared o… [1432 chars]