World of Warcraft creators Blizzard Entertainment have officially launched their popular free-to-play card gameHearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. The card game had been under an “open beta” testing phase since January, allowing players to download the game for PCs and Macs and battle in one-on-one matches. Similar to card-based games such as Magic the Gathering,...

The arrival of the much-anticipated video game ($60, out Tuesday for Xbox One and Windows PCs, ages 17-up), served as the impetus for a big downtown launch party Monday night at South By Southwest. Before the game went on sale at midnight launch events across the U.S., players here got to dive into live online matches in comfy body-contoured chairs with personal...

Tesla Motors, which has been fighting state-by-state to be able to sell its electric cars directly to the public, just lost big in New Jersey.The state today decided to approve a new regulation that require all new car dealers to obtain a franchise agreement in order to receive a state license, the Associated Press is reporting. In essence, it’s saying that...

The world’s biggest smartphone maker, Samsung, has launched a free music streaming service called Milk Music.The service, currently only available on its Galaxy range of smartphones in the US, includes over 200 radio stations and 13 million songs. Music streaming is seen as a key area of growth and many firms have been keen to tap into its potential. But Samsung...

Commitment-phobic pay-TV fans may be closer to getting what they want.In an industry-first agreement of its kind, Disney agreed to grant Dish Network the right to offer its content, including ESPN and ABC, in a streaming-only service without requiring a set-top box. Analysts believe that it’s only a matter of time before the pay-TV industry has to offer an...

The latest version of Samsung’s flagship mobile phone will allow users to shop online using only their fingerprint to pay.The Galaxy S5, unveiled at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, features a fingerprint scanner among a number of new features. Much like with the Apple iPhone 5S, the scanner can be used to unlock the handset. However, Samsung has taken the biometric technology one step further, teaming up with PayPal to allow users to buy goods and services using only their fingerprint, rather than a traditional username...

Zombie has been getting a lot of questions about when the next patch hits for the Blacklight: Retribution PS4 beta, and what will be in it. We’re happy to announce that the first content patch for Blacklight: Retribution on PS4 will go live today, Thursday February 27th. This patch includes too many things to list here, so we’ll stick to the really, really good...

Stop reading now and head here if you haven’t completed The Last of Us: Left Behind or The Last of Us.To be crystal clear, so you’re not tempted to read on… Spoilers Ahead — Turn Back Now Okay, if you HAVE played the new story chapter and learned about Ellie’s adventures and relationship with Riley, we’re happy to show you our addendum to Grounded, our...

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Fifty-five years ago this month, the U.S. Navy’s first production Martin P6M-2 SeaMaster flyingboat took-off from Chesapeake Bay on its maiden flight. Martin chief test pilot George A. Rodney was at the controls of the 4-man, swept-wing naval bomber as it took to the skies on Tuesday, 17 February 1959. Featuring a fuselage length of 134 feet, wingspan of 102 feet,...

Sony Mobile Communications (“Sony Mobile”) today set a new standard in tablet innovation with the Xperia Z2 Tablet – the world’s slimmest and lightest waterproof tablet with Sony’s best ever entertainment experience. “The Xperia Z2 Tablet represents the pinnacle of tablet innovation and is a true flagship in our premium line. We have evolved our cutting-edge...