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updated at 10:22am on 3/4/2015

Top Meme

Chelsea Stark, Mashable — Sony unveiled the “near finished” version of its virtual reality headset Tuesday, and announced it would be available to consumers in the first half of 2016. The headset, named Project Morpheus, has received several upgrades since Sony first announced it at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco...

morpheus, headset, project

Secondary Memes

Steam reveals Source 2, Steam Link, and SteamVR  #GDC2015

Kyt Dotson, SiliconANGLE — Valve Corporation took to Game Developers Conference (GDC 2015) like a fish to water and has announced a whole slew of new products and services. Amidst them the Source 2 engine, successor to the Source engine used in Valve games such as Half-Life 2, Steam Link, a small device for in-home game streaming, and...

games, valve, steam

Samsung Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge: Best And Worst Features

Gordon Kelly, Contributor, Forbes Real Time — The quick guide to everything that is good and bad about Samsung's new smartphones.

samsung, edge, new

Tertiary Memes

Microsoft: We'll Make Everyone Love Windows 10, Including Google

Softpedia News (Bogdan Popa), Softpedia News > Global — The lack of apps on Windows 8 and Windows Phone is one of the main issues that Microsoft is working to tackle...

windows, microsoft, phone

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba is launching its first U.S. cloud data center

Jordan Novet, VentureBeat — Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has been looking to the cloud for its next wave of growth, and tomorrow...

cloud, alibaba, service

Watch Hideo Kojima answer lots of your burning Phantom Pain questions

Sherif Saed, VG247 — What’s better than learning the official release date of MGS5: The Phantom pain? Hideo Kojima talking more...

gear, pain, metal

Apple in settlement talks with car battery maker A123 Systems

John Ribeiro, PCWorld — Apple is in talks to settle a lawsuit filed by electric-car battery maker A123 Systems, which has charged the...

apple, a123, batteries

Nvidia Announces SHIELD Android TV, Gaming Console and GRID Streaming Service

Softpedia News (Cosmin Vasile), Softpedia News > Global — During its “Made to Game” event at GDC 2015, Nvidia announced the SHIELD, an Android TV set-top box that...

games, nvidia, shield

'FREAK attack' leaves millions of Apple and Google users vulnerable to hackers

Associated Press, Technology | The Guardian — Technology giants hurrying to fix a longstanding security flaw caused by US companies being forced to sell...

security, vulnerable, apple

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