Watch a Nintendo Switch Survive a Fall From 1,000 Feet
Nintendo continues to be impossibly durable.
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I Stress-Tested ‘Dark Souls III’ with a Heart Rate Monitor Strapped to My Chest
You'd think that all of these tense boss battles would send my BPM soaring. But actually, it was something a lot less physically demanding.
A Pocket Bike Does a Burnout on an iPhone 6S in Carefully-Engineered Experiment
It (sort of) still works.
Great Job, Everyone! Bitcoiners Are DDoSing Bitcoin
This is why we can’t have nice things.
This Company Is Giving Away $48,000 In Bitcoin
CoinWallet.eu says it's nixing a planned "stress test," and will instead give the funds away to whoever wants them.
WikiLeaks Is Now a Target In the Massive Spam Attack on Bitcoin
The ongoing attack is worse than anyone imagined.
People Can't Stop Kicking Robots
It's become a signature move for Boston Dynamics, the Google-owned robotics firm.
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The Con-Artist Wing of the Democratic Party
The most consequential event of this young century has been the financial crisis. But is the party of Obama ready to come to terms with its own role in the disaster?