The scale in Homeworld 3 is tremendous - it's a space RTS for the James Webb era

Sep 1, 2022

Homeworld is back: that's Homeworld 3 in a nutshell. It's the real-time strategy series you remember and, probably, what you want it to be now. And actually, to hear Rob Cunningham tell it in our interview below - he who helped dream up Homeworld and co-founded Relic, and now leads Blackbird, the studio making Homeworld 3 - this game is actually what they always wanted Homeworld 2 to be. Computers just couldn't handle it at the time. But now they can. They can handle this big idea of using s ...read more

Lenovo's 2022 Smart Glasses Very Nearly Look Normal

Sep 1, 2022

Chris Burns/SlashGear Lenovo is one of the few mainstream consumer electronics brands that are serious about extended reality (XR) wearables and already has high-end products out in the market. Take, for example, the ThinkReality A3 smart glasses, which bring the perks of augmented reality to a device that looks very much like a pair of regular sunglasses. However, the company's latest smart glasses — the Glasses T1 — avoid the metaverse ambitions and take a different route ...read more

Nintendo responds to PlayStation price hike

Sep 1, 2022

"No plans" to increase Switch cost. Nintendo has joined Microsoft in responding to this week's shock PlayStation 5 price hike, and said it had "no plans" to similarly bump up the Nintendo Switch's cost. In a statement issued to Eurogamer this morning, Nintendo confirmed it had "no plans to increase the trade price of its hardware". The response goes further than that of Microsoft's, which last night noted Sony's dramatic decision by simply stating it was keen to "offer our f ...read more

PlayStation reassures fans of single-player games as it launches new mobile game studios division

Sep 1, 2022

"Our efforts beyond console in no way diminish our commitment to the PlayStation community." Sony has moved to reassure fans of its big budget single-player PlayStation games, as it announces a fresh PlayStation Studios Mobile Division. Writing via the PlayStation blog, studios boss Hermen Hulst listed this year's various PS4 and PS5 games - "huge releases including Horizon Forbidden West, Gran Turismo 7, MLB The Show 22, and on November 9th, the highly anticipated God of War: ...read more

The 10 best hotel credit cards of September 2022: Earn free nights, loyalty points, automatic elite status, or flexible rewards

Sep 1, 2022

Updated 2022-08-31T21:51:09Z Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. If you're thinking about opening a hotel credit card, the first step is to analyze your travel goals. Are you a road-tripper who wants to book cheap hotels along the highway? Do you m ...read more

Putin's only ally in Europe is keeping his distance from Russia's war in Ukraine

Sep 1, 2022

Belarus' authoritarian president, Alexander Lukashenko, has steered his country closer to Russia. Those tightening ties have included rhetorical and logistical support for Russia's war in Ukraine. But Lukashenko has avoided direct involvement in the war, which would only worsen his problems at home. Loading Something is loading. On August 24, Belarus' authoritarian president, Alexander Lukashenko, sent a congratulatory message to Ukraine for its 31st Independence Day. Lukashenko ...read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X13s Review

Sep 1, 2022

The Lenovo ThinkPad X13s is the best Snapdragon-based laptop we’ve seen thus far that hits where it matters The Lenovo ThinkPad X13s is Lenovo’s first Snapdragon ThinkPad, built in close collaboration with Qualcomm. It is the best Snapdragon 8Cx Gen 3 we’ve seen to date, and its design revolves around a few pillars: productivity, connectivity, experience, and security. It has good performance for an office productivity computer, and even though it can play some games, that’ ...read more

It looks like Big Chungus is headed to MultiVersus

Sep 1, 2022

He's not fat, he's just chonky. Warner Bros has filed a trademark for Big Chungus for use in video games, causing speculation (and hope!) that the supersized bunny is coming to MultiVersus. The trademark, filed on 26th August with the European Union Intellectual Property Office, also covers a range of other things such as films, clothing, and toys. Whilst Big Chungus is perfect material for a soft toy, it seems more likely that he is being added to MultiVersus, given the game's p ...read more

The 5 best YouTube alternative websites and apps

Sep 1, 2022

There are a number of worthwhile alternatives to YouTube you can investigate. Vimeo is an excellent option for musicians and filmmakers, while Twitch is good for livestreaming games.  Here are five of the best YouTube alternatives you can try as a user or content creator. There's a good chance you're among the 2.5 billion users who are active monthly on YouTube, whether you're creating or just consuming content. If you're looking for other options as a user who wants to get away fr ...read more

2023 Honda Civic Type R Horsepower Confirmed As Hot-Hatch Gets Serious

Sep 1, 2022

Honda It's the moment hot hatch fans have been waiting for: Honda has pulled the wraps off the 2023 Civic Type R and confirmed the biggest details we've been waiting for. The most potent of the Civic family will also be the most powerful Honda production vehicle ever sold in the U.S., the automaker boasts, with 315 horsepower and a stick shift transmission as standard. Honda certainly hasn't been shy about dropping heavy-handed hints. We saw the restrained styling previewed fir ...read more