Russia Doesn’t Want Bernie Sanders. It Wants Chaos

Russia Doesn’t Want Bernie Sanders. It Wants Chaos

If there’s one line intelligence officials have stuck to about Russian interference in US elections, it’s that it never stopped. Not after the 2016 election, not after the 2018 midterms, and certainly not now, well into the 2020 primary season. Which is why it should be no great surprise that, as The Washington Post first…

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Red Dead Redemption 2 gets a ‘Hot Coffee’ mod

Red Dead Redemption 2 gets a ‘Hot Coffee’ mod

Someone made a “Hot Coffee” mod for Red Dead Redemption 2, and the creator says Rockstar Games almost instantly sent them a demand to cease and desist with the callback to Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas’ AO-rated scandal from 15 years ago. “Hot Coffee” is, for now, still available on Nexus Mods, and while I’m…

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Bethesda games leave GeForce Now streaming service

Bethesda games leave GeForce Now streaming service

In a recent post on the NVIDIA blog, GeForce Now general manager Phil Eisler said:”As we approach a paid service, some publishers may choose to remove games before the trial period ends. Ultimately, they maintain control over their content and decide whether the game you purchase includes streaming on GeForce NOW. Meanwhile, others will bring…

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Wait, Is That Backpack … Floating?

Wait, Is That Backpack … Floating?

This looks crazy. I mean, it’s a cool invention—the idea of the HoverGlide pack is to reduce the awkward bouncing and jolting you get with ordinary backpacks. But watching it makes my brain freak out a little. It kind of messes with your sense of how things should move.The trick, I think, is that the…

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How Trump Hollowed Out US National Security

How Trump Hollowed Out US National Security

As Richard Grenell, the current US ambassador to Germany, starts his second day on the job as the nation’s acting director of national intelligence, his arrival also marks the ouster of not only his predecessor, Joseph Maguire, but reportedly also of DNI principal executive Andrew Hallman. By the end of the day, almost all of…

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