Hertz Offers Opportunity to Rent and Destroy 100th Anniversary Chevrolet Corvette Z06

While the process of renting a car is frequently obnoxious, the actual vehicles are incredible. Assuming you get damage protection, you can basically do whatever you want to them. These vehicles are the prostitutes of the automotive world, willing to engage in activities too explicit for the model that currently lives in your garage. The […]

Kia Sorts Out Stinger Paint Issue, Offers Other Stingers for Owners Who Can’t Be Bothered

We told you recently about an odd issue Kia’s having with a select group of rear-drive Stinger sports sedans. It seems those painted in eye-catching Sunset Yellow have a tendency to flake and peel — like a Canadian at the beach. In short, the paint won’t stay on, and Kia traced the source back to some oil […]

‘Dungeon Girl’ Offers Cheery Dungeon Delving And Elaborate Crafting

My Dungeon Girl experience took quite the turn: at first I thought “all of this is utterly pointless.” A few hours later I was hooked. That’s because your first forays into the game’s dungeons are simply overwhelming. It explains all of its various mechanisms at once and in great detail, and this wall of text […]

Magic Leap offers a sneak peek at its mixed reality OS

Magic Leap has been peeling away one layer of secrecy after another now that it’s close to shipping its mixed reality headset. Just recently, it released an AR demo and revealed that it’s working with comics industry veteran Grant Morrison. Now, the company has given us a glimpse of what its operating system an interface […]

CN Tower Viewfinder app offers ‘VR’ view of Toronto from 1,136 feet up

If you’ve ever wondered what Toronto looks like from the CN Tower’s famous observation deck, now’s your chance to see it for yourself. A new app offers a “virtual reality” view of the city from 1,136 feet up, and you can enjoy it from the comfort of your home. Developed by CN Tower and Fuzz Productions, the […]

Petco is opening a cashierless pet store that offers free veterinary care for a $9 monthly fee

Petco Petco has launched a new store called PetCoach that’s like a cross between Amazon Go, a veterinary hospital, and a grooming salon. Shoppers can pay $ 9 a month to access PetCoach services at a discounted price. Membership perks include free veterinary visits at the on-site animal hospital and usage of the self-wash stations, which […]

Microsoft offers extended support for Windows, SQL 2008—but with a catch

(credit: Marcus W / Flickr) Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2, as well as SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2, are due to move out of extended support over the next few years—SQL Server in July 2019 and Windows Server in January 2020. For organizations still using that software, this offers a few options: keep […]

‘Hero-U: Rogue To Redemption’ Offers Pun-Filled Adventures And Thrilling Fights

Common thief Shawn O’Connor finds himself caught between a rock and a hard place: it’s either go to jail for that break-in he just committed or – gasp! – join the Hero University to turn his life around. And this is how Shawn ends up in rogue class to learn how to, uh, steal like […]

A new TV show offers people the chance to pay off their student loans — and it reveals just how bad school debt can be

TruTV Michael Torpey, an accomplished actor and writer, is hosting a trivia show where contestants compete to pay off their student loans. The show hopes to bring light to the student debt crisis in the US. The show premieres tonight at 10 p.m. EST on TruTV.   With the student loan debt crisis at an all-time […]