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‘WeedCraft Inc.’ Provides the Ultimate High

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 16:45

Late last year I got to go hands-on with WeedCraft Inc. It was an interesting experience for me since I’m not exactly well-versed in the world of marijuana. Despite my relative ignorance, I […]

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MovieBob Reviews: ‘The Curse of La Llorona’

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 16:13

“La Llorona” or “The Weeping Woman” is a popular Mexican folk legend about the ghost of a beautiful woman who drowned her children in a fit of jealous rage against and now haunts […]

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Watch: Rare Trio of Bald Eagles Raise Eaglets Together on the Mississippi River

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 16:00

They say it takes a village to raise a child — but in a nest along the Mississippi River, three bald eagles have decided that it takes a trio to raise newly hatched […]

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Notre Dame’s 180,000 Bees Survive Cathedral Fire

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:55

The approximately 180,000 bees that live on the roof of Notre Dame survived the fire that ravaged the iconic cathedral’s ancient wooden roof, the beekeeper said. Officials initially thought the bees, which have lived […]

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What to Stream on Netflix This Weekend

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:50

It’s finally the weekend, which means it’s time to binge-watch some documentaries, TV shows, and films on Netflix. With so many good options available, deciding what to stream can be tough. To help you […]

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‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Season 2 Finale Recap: When No One Has Gone Before

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:05

Season Two of Star Trek: Discovery was a definite improvement over the first. The storytelling was more cohesive, the characters were better fleshed out, and it more consistently nailed that quintessential Star Trek feel. […]

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11 Ways the Avengers Could Defeat Thanos in ‘Endgame’

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 14:00

The final installment in the Third Wave of the Marvel Cinematic Universe draws near, as a ragtag group of heroes (including all of the original Avengers) has to muster their forces and strike […]

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The Western Digital WD Blue SN500 SSD Review: Moving The Mainstream To NVMe

AnandTech - Fri, 2019-04-19 13:30

Western Digital's latest generation of WD Blue SSDs jumps from SATA to NVMe, making some sacrifices in the process but still meeting the everyday needs of the typical consumer.

New Uber Initiative Boosts Rider Safety on College Campuses

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 09:38

Uber is cracking down on fake rideshare drivers after a college student was murdered last month waiting for a pick up. The transportation network, in partnership with the University of South Carolina, has […]

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RIP Drogo: Jason Momoa Shaves Beard to Inspire Change

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 08:36

Drastic times call for drastic measures: Jason Momoa has shaved his trademark beard in the name of environmentalism. The actor, known as Game of Thrones‘ Khal Drogo and DC’s Aquaman, pruned his face […]

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Digital Storm and TechPowerUp Present Lynx Gaming Desktop Giveaway

techPowerUp - Fri, 2019-04-19 06:10
Digital Storm is one of North America's most respected pre-built gaming desktop brands. They've partnered with TechPowerUp to bring residents of the US and Canada a unique chance to bring home a fully-loaded, 4K-capable gaming desktop, the Digital Storm Lynx. The machine up for grabs is powered by an Intel Core i7-9700K 8-core processor, 16 GB of DDR4-3200 dual-channel memory, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 graphics. Other key pieces of hardware include Samsung 970 EVO 500 GB NVMe SSD, and a 750-Watt PSU by Corsair, all packed into a custom case by Digital Storm with RGB LED embellishments. How fast is it? We just reviewed a Digital Storm Lynx with this exact configuration for you. Its brand-new twin could be yours. Sounds good? All you have to do is fill up a short form to help us contact you if you've won. Digital Storm pays for shipping and customs. Open from today (19th April), the Giveaway ends on the 29th of April, 2019. For more information, and to participate, visit this page.

BIOSTAR and TechPowerUp Gaming Ready Motherboard Giveaway: The Winners

techPowerUp - Fri, 2019-04-19 06:09
BIOSTAR and TechPowerUp brought you a chance to win one of two AMD platform motherboards with unique design and feature-sets. The Giveaway period is up, and the results are in! Among the prizes are the BIOSTAR Racing B450GT3, a formidable socket AM4 motherboard in the micro-ATX form-factor designed to be the foundation of a highly capable gaming PC build, and the BIOSTAR A10N-8800E, which packs an embedded AMD A10-8800E processor to everyday tasks and casual gaming. Without further ado, the Winners:
  • Dumitru from Romania, wins the BIOSTAR Racing B450GT3
  • Rene from Denmark, wins the BIOSTAR A10N-8800E
A huge Congratulations to the Winners!

Turn Your Toilet Into a Disco Ball with This Germ-Fighting Night Light

Geek.com - Fri, 2019-04-19 00:00

Going to the bathroom at night is the worst. It’s dark, you have to tiptoe so you don’t wake your roommates, and you’re probably out of it or drunk. And even if you […]

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Ralph Lauren’s New ‘Earth Polo’ Is Made Entirely From Recycled Plastic Bottles

Geek.com - Thu, 2019-04-18 22:20

Just in time for Earth Day, Ralph Lauren introduced its new “Earth Polo”: A structured, sleek shirt that is made completely from recycled materials. Ralph Lauren, which aims to remove at least 170 […]

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This Pop-Up Uses AI to Make Perfect KitKat and Sake Pairings

Geek.com - Thu, 2019-04-18 21:50

When you try to think of two great tastes that taste great together, what comes to mind? Peanut butter and chocolate? How about a KitKat bar and a nice glass of sake? You […]

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Detroit Zoo’s New Baby Camel Was Born on Hump Day

Geek.com - Thu, 2019-04-18 21:20

The Detroit Zoo has welcomed a new addition to its camel herd: Tula, a female Bactrian camel, was born to 10-year-old mother Suren and 11-year-old father Rusty — on a Wednesday, of course. Born […]

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Razer Expands Availability of Quartz Pink Blade Stealth 13 Laptop & Peripherals

AnandTech - Thu, 2019-04-18 21:00

Modern users tend to be very different and demand unique lifestyle devices with a distinctive design. To address certain audiences, companies need to take rather extraordinary measures and introduce quite unexpected products. Razer this year unveiled its 13.3-inch gaming laptop featuring a Quartz Pink color that was only made available in select countries. Since then, the company has launched a series of pink peripherals and is now expanding availability of the notebook.

Razer Launches Core X Chroma TB3 eGFX Enclosure: 700 W, GbE, USB

AnandTech - Thu, 2019-04-18 20:00

Razer has introduced a new enclosure for external graphics cards. The new Core X Chroma Thunderbolt 3 enclosure is compatible with bulky graphics cards, integrates a high-wattage power supply, and comes with additional USB 3.0 Type-A as well as GbE ports. The new unit also has programmable RGB lighting.

Elmo Crashes ‘Game of Thrones’ Scene in Cute ‘Sesame Street’ Crossover

Geek.com - Thu, 2019-04-18 19:00

Respect is coming: Elmo tried to bring peace to Westeros in a recent Game of Thrones and Sesame Street mashup and the furry friend might have repaired a major sibling conflict. On Thursday, […]

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Cooler Master: Square RGB Fans Announced

AnandTech - Thu, 2019-04-18 19:00

Back in January at the CES 2019 trade show, Cooler Master lifted the lid on its plans to release a new range 120 mm fans and they're here; the new Square Fan (SF) series SF120R RGB, the SF120R ARGB, and SF360R ARGB cooling fans. The SF120R RGB and SF120R ARGB are based on its new SF series square 120 mm design, while the uniquely designed triple 360 mm fan all-in-one framed does have support for both 360mm AIO CPU coolers and radiators.

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