Almost $500,000 in Ethereum Classic coin stolen by forking its blockchain

Enlarge (credit: ethereumclassic.org) Attackers have stolen almost $ 500,000 worth of the Ethereum Classic digital currency by carrying out a compute-intensive hack that rewrote its blockchain, officials with Coinbase, one of the leading crypto currency exchanges, said on Monday. The heist was the result of carrying out what’s known as a rollback attack, which allowed […]

Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu reaches final at ASB Classic

Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu is heading to her first WTA Tour event final. The 18-year-old cruised past 28th-ranked Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan on Saturday 6-3, 6-3 in the semifinals at the ASB Classic. Bianca Andreescu of Mississauga, Ont., is interviewed after winning her semi-final game against Hsieh Su-wei of Taiwan at the ASB Classic in […]

The PlayStation Classic got a price cut after less than a month in stores – here’s why $60 could be the right price for one (SNE)

Sony The PlayStation Classic is a miniature version of the original 1996 console — Sony’s response to the wildly successful NES Classic and Super NES Classic released by Nintendo. Sony released the PlayStation Classic on December 3 for $ 99, with 20 built-in games included. Less than a month later, the PlayStation Classic is already […]

‘Documentary for the Recently Deceased: The Making of Beetlejuice’ Sneak Peek: Crowdfunded Documentary Examines Tim Burton Classic

It’s showtime! With a Beetlejuice musical out, it was only a matter of time before a documentary dove into the making of the Tim Burton cult classic. But it will take more than saying “Beetlejuice!” three times to conjure up this documentary. The feature-length documentary, titled Documentary for the Recently Deceased: The Making of Beetlejuice, is currently running a crowdfunding […]

Man who killed 100s of deer is sentenced to watch cartoon classic Bambi repeatedly

A Missouri man, convicted for illegally killing hundreds of deer just for their heads, has been jailed and ordered by a judge to repeatedly watch Disney’s Bambi as part of his punishment. David Berry Jr. was told to watch the classic animated movie at least once every month during his one-year jail sentence. Lawrence County […]

Classic Luxury: Cathay Pacific (777-300ER) in First Class From Hong Kong to Boston

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PlayStation Classic review: A disappointing dose of nostalgia

The PlayStation Classic is a mistake. It’s a quick attempt by Sony to cash in on the micro-console trend, something Nintendo kicked off with the NES and SNES Classic. (Sony didn’t even try to differentiate the name from Nintendo’s systems.) There’s definitely room to improve upon the idea of a tiny retro console, but Sony […]

8BitDo adapter adds wireless controller support to PlayStation Classic

The PlayStation Classic, Sony’s retro console that includes 20 PS1 games, arrived last week, and for those of us who prefer to play a little further away from the TV than wired controllers allow, a solution is on the way. Later this month, 8BitDo is releasing a USB adapter that lets you use its own […]

‘PC stuff is getting ridiculous’: Radio stations axe Christmas classic due to #MeToo concerns

Many consider it a Christmas classic but radio stations are refusing to play the song ‘Baby It’s Cold Outside’ because it’s lyrics have run afoul of the #MeToo movement. However fans are now pushing back against the banishment. The yule-tide favorite was originally recorded for the 1949 film Neptune’s Daughter and it went on to […]

I’m A Celebrity 2018: Ant McPartlin RETURNS to ITV show in classic clip

I’m A Celebrity fans are enjoying Holly Willoughby and Declan Donnelly on the ITV show this year. But naturally, many are missing Dec’s long-term partner and friend, Ant McPartlin, 43. The presenter is taking some time away from his work to complete a stint in rehab to deal with alcohol addiction.  However, Ant’s voice appeared […]