Stun guns are everywhere these days and they are so common now that it seems like police use them too liberally. But they aren’t the only ones that have them. The image above is not really an iPhone, but a conversion of Apple’s smartphone with a built-in stun gun that dispenses 50,000 volts. Holy ouch!
If you bought a PS4, chances are you held onto your PS3 since backwards compatibility wasn’t part of Sony’s new console. However, Sony is ready to help those without access to a PS3 through the forthcoming PlayStation Now game streaming service where you can buy and rent games.
Gun laws vary depending on where you live. Getting a gun legally is not as easy as it used to be, so there is profit to be made if you can illegally get weapons into certain countries. The trick is to find a good way to smuggle those guns past the border checks.
So far there are seven versions of the classic bird-flinging type of Angry Birds games, plus there are two games that feature the characters but with different gameplay options. However, Rovio isn’t done with Angry Birds yet. They have more merchandise they want to sell after all, not counting the games. Rovio has another game coming our way.
Spotify didn’t have much competition a few years back, but today there is iTunes Radio and Beats Music, plus others. So Spotify can no longer sit back and rest easy. That is why Spotify will be stepping up their game by acquiring The Echo Nest. It’s a great move by the company.
Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs for the Nintendo Wii U was delayed. Some people thought that it had been cancelled due to the Wii U’s unpopularity, but Ubisoft denies this. Anyway, the game’s release date is May 27th, with the Wii U version coming at some later date. Despite the delay Ubisoft has come forward and stated that the game was not been killed off for the Wii U.
Last year Sony registered a domain for “thelastofusmovie.net”. That made it look like Sony was interested in turning the game into a movie, which we would all love. And now a report from Deadline Hollywood has revealed that a movie will indeed be happening.
The web is full of pornographic websites out there, yet apparently some folks like to get their sexually explicit material from unusual sources, like Vine. Well, Vine no longer wants to be a part of it. Vine has announced an update to their Rules and Terms of Service with regards to sexually explicit material.
Dell UK decided that it was worth charging customers on their website $27 to pre-install Mozilla’s free web browser for some reason. The news hit the web yesterday after a Dell business customer noticed it while configuring a new Optiplex 7010 desktop system.
If you are waiting to get your hands on Mario Kart 8 for the Wii U on May 30th, you might be happy to know that Nintendo has announced a limited edition version of the game. It is basically the same version, with the main difference being that the limited edition version will come with an actual real life Spiny Shell!
When playing games, we want top notch graphics. We certainly pay enough for the games, so it isn’t a lot to ask. So some gamers have recently expressed their frustration with Sony’s PlayStation 4 game Killzone: Shadow Fall.
A few weeks ago a woman was assaulted and robbed in an incident that came from opposition to her wearing Google Glass at a bar. That area was not really a tech-friendly place, so you can understand what happened even if you can’t excuse their actions. However, The Willows is a bar located in SoMa, which is a very tech-centric area of downtown. That bar has decided to ban Glass as well.