New Tomb Raider animation from Angel of Darkness writer covers lost period between fourth and sixth games

Oct 24, 2022

A new Tomb Raider animation canonically explains how Lara Croft survived the events between Tomb Raider: The Last Revelation and those of the series' sixth instalment, Angel of Darkness. The Myth of El Hawa is written by Angel of Darkness scribe Murti Schofield, directed by veteran Tomb Raider fan Ash Kaprielov, and stars voice actress Jonell Elliott (who voiced Lara in several Tomb Raider games including Angel of Darkness and The Last Revelation). As for The Myth of El Hawa its ...read more

Kevin McCarthy, who Liz Cheney called the 'leader of the pro-Putin wing' of the GOP, has developed a reputation for desperate power grabs: 'he's willing to sacrifice everything for his own political gain'

Oct 24, 2022

Kevin McCarthy last week suggested limiting aid to Ukraine if the GOP wins the House in November. In response, Liz Cheney called McCarthy the "leader of the pro-Putin wing" of the GOP, saying he'd "sacrifice everything" for his own gain. The House minority leader has developed a reputation among critics for being willing to do anything to maintain power. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. ...read more

The Forgotten Pontiac Concept Car That Still Looks Futuristic Today

Oct 24, 2022

Vladi333/Shutterstock The 1980s were a wild time for automotive experimentation. John DeLorean tried to reinvent the wheel — or, at least, the chassis, bodywork, and doors. Briggs and Stratton built a hybrid with six wheels, 10 batteries, and a two-cylinder lawnmower engine (via Hagerty). Italdesign went full Frankenstein on its Machimoto, welding a handful of motorcycles into a VW Golf to create a nine-person people mover barely recognizable as a car. Lost in the madness wer ...read more

Intel Core i9 13900K and Core i5 13600K review: an effective redoubt against AMD's Ryzen 7000 advances

Oct 24, 2022

Absurdly strong performance - at a price. With AMD's Ryzen 7000 chips firmly on store shelves, it's now time for Intel to shoot their shot. Team Blue's 13th-gen chips arrive today, and on paper they represent a huge upgrade over 12th-gen despite compatibility with existing Z690 (and new Z790) boards. You get higher clock speeds (up to 5.8GHz!), more efficiency cores, more L3 cache and higher power targets - all of which you'd charitably expect to contribute to a significant uptic ...read more

The Forgotten Jaguar Concept Car That Still Looks Ahead Of Its Time

Oct 24, 2022

Arcansel/Shutterstock Which company builds the best, fastest, and sexiest luxury cars? That's not a question; it's a gauntlet thrown on the floor. Absolute statements in response to questions like that are guaranteed to throw polite conversation among auto enthusiasts into chaos. Fastest where? Whose standards determine "sexiest?" The question gets lost amidst shouted hypotheticals. On a few points, however, fans of luxury motoring find harmony. An old Mercedes-Benz can sell for ...read more

Today's Battlefield 2042 update reworks another map

Oct 24, 2022

Plus option to host persistent servers within Battlefield Portal. Battlefield 2042's latest update arrives today, and tweaks yet another map. Update 2.2 reworks Orbital in a similar manner to how September's patch reworked the (appropriately named) Renewal. Here, Battlefield developer DICE says it has "improved gameplay flow" and added more cover and assets, as well as various terrain improvements. Another big addition to this update is that of persistent servers for Battlef ...read more

Elon Musk reportedly wants to fire most Twitter employees, but he told investors 5 months ago he wanted to grow the workforce to 11,000. Here's why experts think he changed his mind.

Oct 24, 2022

Elon Musk's plans for Twitter may have drastically changed since he agreed to the $44 billion purchase in April.  Musk reportedly shared plans to grow Twitter's headcount by 3,600 in May. Now, he reportedly wants to slash it by 75%. Some analysts predict that the slowing advertising market may be partially to blame for the change.  Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Elon Musk's plan ...read more

What You Need To Do If You Forgot Your Instagram Password

Oct 24, 2022

Worawee Meepian/Shutterstock You'll need your Instagram password to get back into your account if you get logged out or if you want to sign in from another device. If you've forgotten it, don't worry, there are several ways to recover or reset your Instagram password and regain access to your account. The process varies across different devices, but rest assured you'll only need a few clicks to get your password back. If you're attempting the recovery from your smartphone, open ...read more

Pinterest to offer free mental health resources to content creators

Oct 23, 2022

In October, Pinterest announced its partnership with Headspace to give content creators mental health help. TikToker Mikayla Nogueira received backlash for complaining about her struggles with mental health while being a full-time influencer. Eligible creators will receive a free six-month subscription to Headspace. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Pinterest is teaming up w ...read more

Here's When Gas Cars Could Be Banned In Your Country

Oct 23, 2022

NadyGinzburg/Shutterstock With an objective to fight climate change and promote sustainable energy, countries around the world are embracing electric vehicles. It's not just governments that are pushing for a greener future; car manufacturers are too. Most governments, states, automotive manufacturers, and fleet operators have pledged to transition to 100% electrified vehicles over the next decade. In the United States, the Biden administration introduced a new law with tax cred ...read more