Trump directs Pentagon to form a Space Force military branch
Donald Trump said during a National Space Council meeting today that he has called for the development of a sixth military branch: Space Force. Congress took steps towards forming such a branch last year, but the idea was ultimately shot down, with both the Pentagon and White House against it at the time.
'Westworld' mobile game puts you in control June 21st
HBO and Warner Bros. have been teasing their Westworld mobile game for nigh-on half a year. Now, though, they finally have something to show. The Behaviour Interactive-built game is slated to arrive on June 21st for iOS and Android. Whichever platform you use, the premise is the same: You're a Delos trainee running a simulation that grants ever-increasing responsibility over Westworld, requiring you to both satisfy guests and keep the robotic hosts in line.
Android Messages hits the web for browser-based texting
Google has recently added Rich Communication Services (RCS) into its Android OS to help it compete with Apple's popular iMessage. It's also been exploring texting from your web browser since at least February. Now the feature appears to be officially available and will roll out over the next week or so, along with other features like Smart Reply and copying one-time passwords with a single tap.
The Model X vs the I-Pace: a luxury electric SUV face-off
The I-Pace and Model X aren't just great EVs, they're great cars, and to get everyone on board for the transition from gas to electrons, they're exactly what we need. But there can only be one winner -- let's fight.
After two years, 'Pokémon Go' is finally letting you trade monsters
The feature will be added this week, but it will be deeply tied to a new Friendship system which, like real friendships, is broken up into a tier system: Good, Great, Ultra and Best.
What happens when a pro 'League of Legends' game crashes?
Riot Games ran into an unexpected snag during the North American LCS (League of Legends Championship Series) yesterday. The MOBA crashed partway through a match between Clutch Gaming and Echo Fox, kicking all 10 players out of the session. After a lengthy pause, Riot ruled that Echo Fox had won the match, pushing the team to joint first in the summer split standings.
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