GTA: Online Heists expansion set for early 2015 release

The Heists were a long-promised feature of GTA: Online, which launched shortly after GTA V in 2013. It is finally set to be released in early 2015 according to Rockstar. The teaser below shows how players will be able to set up and execute a variety of crimes together, similarly to how Grand Theft Auto V‘s story … Continue reading GTA: Online Heists expansion set for early 2015 release

The U.S. Navy has a new Laser Weapon System (LaWS)

This Wednesday, the Pentagon announced that the U.S Navy’s latest laser weapon is ready to be used in combat. This futuristic looking telescope fires a 30-kilowatt beam of infrared light that can blind, disable and destroy targets. The video below shows the laser burning drones out of the sky and overheating explosives onboard near by boats. As … Continue reading The U.S. Navy has a new Laser Weapon System (LaWS)

Paulig Muki smart mug coming soon!

I was lucky enough to be accepted as part of the beta testing team for the Paulig Muki smart mug. A full review of the mug will be available on The Tech Dive once it arrives but in the mean time I thought I’d write a little about the idea behind the mug. Using a heat-activated … Continue reading Paulig Muki smart mug coming soon!

A Drones view of Chernobyl’s ghost city

In 1986, Chernobyl was witness to one of the worst nuclear disasters the world has ever seen. 30 years later, the site of the disaster is open to the public and Danny Cooke, a British filmmaker, captured some incredible aerial footage during a visit earlier this year. Check out the video below. After watching this … Continue reading A Drones view of Chernobyl’s ghost city

Latest ‘Uncharted 4’ PS4 game play demo

Take a watch of the latest Uncharted 4  PS4 demo by Naughty Dog. The sweeping perspectives and cinematic camera angles immediately put this game, which will be available in 2015, on par with the quality and suspense of some traditional action films. Watch the first gameplay of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End. Several years after his last … Continue reading Latest ‘Uncharted 4’ PS4 game play demo

Sony quietly unveils an e-ink smartwatch on a Japanese crowdfunding site

Sony’s e-ink-powered FES Watch (Fashion Entertainments Watch) has been on Japanese crowdfunding site Makuake for months, where it has managed to blow past it’s original goal of $8,500  and has now raised a little more than $20,000. http://youtu.be/omvve2pVPH0 The main feature of the thin device, which is shaped like a traditional wristwatch, appears to be its … Continue reading Sony quietly unveils an e-ink smartwatch on a Japanese crowdfunding site

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer has arrived!

Get your first look at Star Wars: The Force Awakens in the new 88-second teaser. Episode VII in the Star Wars Saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, opens in theaters December 18, 2015. Official Site: http://www.starwars.com/theforceawakens Star Wars: The Force Awakens, directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan & Abrams, features a … Continue reading ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer has arrived!