Amazon just opened its smallest cashierless store yet — and it reveals it’s looking to take on everything from vending machines to Walmart

Amazon Amazon Go’s newest store measures less than 500 square feet. Its small size belies the huge ambition it represents. The Go concept is expanding rapidly, with reports indicating Amazon could put it everywhere from airports to larger places like Whole Foods. Amazon’s newest store is smaller than the average New York City apartment. The […]

Build Ridiculous Machines And Fight For Air Superiority In ‘Airships: Conquer The Skies’

There is something incredibly satisfying about Airships: Conquer the Skies’ basic concept. Build giant floating Steampunk fortresses and then watch them take flight and shoot the hell out of each other. This mainly works because of the game’s core tenet: simplicity. Assembling an airship is easy. You choose from a generously long list of different […]

Valve may offer tools to play Windows games on Steam Machines

Valve’s Steam Machine platform hasn’t really taken off, and it’s not just because of the hardware. When few developers are willing to release Linux-native versions of games to run on Steam OS, there just isn’t a lot to play. Thankfully, the company may have a way to bring more titles to the platform… sort of. […]

Tesla ‘party and camper mode’ turns EVs into tailgating machines

Teslas are nothing if not giant batteries on wheels, so it would only make sense if you could use the battery for something other than getting from A to B, wouldn’t it? You will soon. Elon Musk has teased the future addition of a “party & camper mode” that will keep the car’s climate systems, […]

Fortnite vending machines LIVE – New Battle Royale featured added with V3.4 content update

EPIC GAMES Fortnite content update 3.4 – Vending machines added to Battle Royale FORTNITE VENDING MACHINES – UPDATE ONE: Fortnite vending machines are live in Battle Royale right now. Fortnite fans will not need to install an update to use the vending machines as it’s part of the new content updates feature. ORIGINAL: Fortnite players […]

Valve wipes Steam Machines hardware section from its store

The console-like Linux-based PC gaming future may need a few more years before it’s ready. Valve has dropped the “Steam Machines” section from its marketplace (as PC Gamer first spotted), which means they are now buried off of the front page. If you hover over the “hardware” tab on Steam, you will still see the […]

Google is giving machines voices that sound more human

Google researchers have found ways to make machine-generated speech sound more natural to humans, members of Google’s Brain and Machine Perception teams said today in a blog post with samples of the more expressive voices. Earlier today, Google announced the beta release of its Cloud Text-to-Speech services to provide customers the same speech synt…Read More