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October 28, 2017 1:02 PM How Wolfenstein 2 scales up the console power ladder

Initial PS4, Pro and Xbox One analysis from Digital Foundry. Developed by Machine Games, Wolfenstein 2 The New Colossus is a true, generational leap in visual design over the franchise reboot in 2014. From the first frame of action, the standards are clearly kept high - in large part owed to the technologies included in its id Tech 6 engine. The physically-based 444

October 28, 2017 8:51 AM Spurs will miss Harry Kane but still capable of getting a result at United

Earlier this month, Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola referred to Spurs as "the Harry Kane team". It's fair to say that these comments weren't well received by those at the club and Tottenham now have the perfect opportunity to prove them wrong. Their star striker will miss Saturday's trip to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United with a hamstring 423

October 27, 2017 9:07 AM North Korea was behind WannaCry ransomware cyber attack that disabled the NHS in May, claims UK security minister

North Korea has been publicly blamed by the UK's Security Minister for the WannaCry cyber attack which hit the NHS. Home Office Minister Ben Wallace said the Government believed 'quite strongly' that a foreign state was behind the ransomware attack and named North Korea. Pyongyang has been widely blamed for the May cyber attack in security circles, and Microsoft's 129

October 27, 2017 8:05 AM NHS could have 'fended off' WannaCry by taking 'simple steps' – report

Service was warned of the risks a year before ransomware hit The NHS could have fended off WannaCry "if only it had taken simple steps to protect its computers", but failed to heed warnings about falling victim to a cyber attack a full year before that incident happened. This was among the findings of an investigation by the National Audit Office, which 115

October 27, 2017 8:00 AM Does Smoking Pot Lead To More Sex?

In every group the researchers studied, the more marijuana people smoked the more sex they reported having. Tobacco companies put a lot of effort into giving cigarettes sex appeal, but the more sensual smoke might actually belong to marijuana. Some users have said pot is a natural aphrodisiac, despite scientific literature turning up mixed results on the subject 141

October 26, 2017 1:03 PM AMD’s Ryzen mobile processors arrive to seriously power-up laptops

AMD has officially unveiled its first Ryzen mobile processors (or APUs as the company calls these CPU plus GPU chips), complete with some impressive benchmarks showing them outpacing Intel’s latest 8th-gen offerings for laptops. The wraps were taken off the Ryzen 7 2700U and Ryzen 5 2500U, both of which are quad-core processors with eight-threads and integrated 100

October 26, 2017 11:15 AM Assassin's Creed Origins review in progress: making the old feel new again

Assassin’s Creed has always claimed that “history is our playground” but Assassin’s Creed Origins may be the first game in the series that truly captures that. Previous titles in the series have, unfortunately, tended towards feeling more like closed schoolyards than open playgrounds. Open to explore though they were, these settings had strict schoolyard 126

October 26, 2017 10:41 AM Crown Prince Announces Saudi Mega-City Listing, Discusses Qatar Rift, Yemen War

"Without a doubt. At the end of the day NEOM will be floated in the markets. The first zone floated in the public markets. It's as if you float the city of New York." "Without a doubt. The first capitalist city in the world... This is the unique thing that will be revolutionary in the city and its growth." "Imagine the board is appointed by the owners 147

October 25, 2017 5:05 PM A new tool for editing DNA, one base at a time

Scientists from Harvard University have just unveiled a new gene editor that uses the revolutionary CRISPR-Cas9 technology to target and change a single letter in a string of DNA bases — no cutting necessary. If traditional gene editing is like taking a pair of molecular scissors to a DNA strand to alter a genome, then the new technique, known as base editing 153

October 25, 2017 4:59 PM 2 new CRISPR tools overcome the scariest parts of gene editing

The ability to edit RNA and individual DNA base pairs will make gene editing much more precise. Several years ago, scientists discovered a technique known as CRISPR/Cas9, which allowed them to edit DNA more efficiently than ever before. Since then, CRISPR science has exploded; it’s become one of the most exciting and fast-moving areas of research, transforming 129