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Dark Souls PC rekindled with 4K remaster

On everything but Switch, Dark Souls Remastered will run at an upscaled 4K resolution at 60 frames per second. Dark Souls Remastered is due out on PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch on May 25. One of our sources indicates that Bandai Namco plans to bring all three Dark Soulsgames to Switch eventually, but the oft-rumoured "trilogy" bundle is not how this will be happening - yet.


Amazon's Alexa strategy hinges on everyday items - even toilets

Amazon's Alexa strategy hinges on everyday items - even toilets

Some of the offerings that are being showcased at CES 2018 in Las Vegas will come with pre-installed Alexa app. Forward looking statements contained in this release relate to Amazon Alexa and the Company's leadership in the Video Eyewear, VR and AR display industry.


Huge black hole caught BURPING twice in space after 'hot gas binge'

Huge black hole caught BURPING twice in space after 'hot gas binge'

The Hubble and Chandra space telescopes detected the burp 800million light-years away. In fact, we already have well documented instances of such plumes of gas being ejected from black holes , but the duality of this fresh discovery is what makes it special.


From rain to ice to snow, Jackson hit with big temperature drop

From rain to ice to snow, Jackson hit with big temperature drop

As of 8 a.m., it was 56 degrees at O'Hare International Airport, and the National Weather Service said it could reach 62 before temperatures plummet. Welcome back to winter. Next chance for snow? Wednesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. Forecasts are calling for highs in the teens and lows in the single digits again.


Toyota will offer Alexa in its cars starting later this year

Toyota will offer Alexa in its cars starting later this year

Other models will also get Alexa support beginning in 2019. "As Vuzix' next earnest step into consumer-grade augmented reality, the Vuzix Blade AR glasses will undoubtedly blaze the trail toward logical, approachable AR for everyone, with Amazon's Alexa digital assistant steering the wheel".


Catherine Deneuve defends right of men to 'pester' women

Catherine Deneuve defends right of men to 'pester' women

The letter noted that rape is clearly a crime, but "trying to seduce someone, even persistently or cack-handedly, is not - nor is men being gentlemanly - a macho attack". The letter, which has been signed by 100 actors, academics and writers, argues that these movements are promoting a "hatred of men", and are damaging " sexual liberty".