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Super Nintendo World Theme Park Will Include AR Mario Kart Roller Coaster

VRScout

Don Mario’s famous red cap and take on other visitors in this on-rails interactive attractions. This February marks the launch of Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios in Osaka, Japan, a highly-anticipated video game-inspired theme park featuring all-things Nintendo.

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AR ‘Mario Kart’ Ride to Open at Japan’s Upcoming Super Nintendo World

Road to VR

Universal Studios Japan today announced the opening date of its long-delayed ‘Super Nintendo World’ in its Osaka-based theme park, which is set to feature a Mario Kart -themed ride including AR headsets.

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Steal A Colossal Mech And Escape A Hostile Planet In ‘A Rogue Escape’

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Man the controls of a complex nauticrawler and avoid colossal landsquids.

Impressions: ‘Pistol Whip 2089’ Update Brings Slick Synthwave & Remixed Gameplay That’s Right On Key

Road to VR

Launched one year ago to the month, Pistol Whip is a VR rhythm shooter which has made its mark as one of the best and most rated games on Oculus Quest.

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Around One In Ten VR Players Owns Arizona Sunshine, Vertigo Says

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According to developer Vertigo Games, around one in ten VR players owns a copy of Arizona Sunshine. Marketing Director Kimara Rouwit said as much to MCV in a recent interview.

‘A Rogue Escape’ Splices Mech Combat & Escape Room in VR Reimagining of ‘Nauticrawl’

Road to VR

Developer Spare Parts Oasis and publisher Armor Games Studios today unveiled A Rogue Escape , a VR reimaging of PC puzzle game Nauticrawl (2019).

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The iPhone 12 & 12 Pro Review: New Design and Diminishing Returns

Anand Tech

The new iPhone 12’s have been out for a while now, and while we’ve had our hands on them for a few weeks, Apple’s news bombardment of the new Apple Silicon announcement and release of new Apple M1 Mac devices has meant the iPhones have had to be put on the back burner for a little while.

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New Phasmophobia Prison Level Now In Open Beta For Testing

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As if ghost hunting wasn’t scary enough, you can now do it behind bars – a new prison level is available in beta for Phasmophobia. Earlier in the month we found out that a new prison level would be coming to the game , and now just over two weeks later you can try it out yourself.

ASRock x Razer: New Razer Taichi Edition X570 and B550 AMD Motherboards

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ASRock and Razer have today announced a product collaboration. Two of ASRock's premium models for AM4 are being updated with Razer styling and Razer Chroma connectivity: the X570 and B550 Taichi Razer Edition.

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Super Nintendo World AR Mario Kart Ride Revealed For February Opening

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Universal Studios Japan’s new Super Nintendo World opens in February and we’re already jealous of it and its AR Mario Kart game. The park offered a tiny glimpse of the new attraction, which opens on February 4th, today.

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Logitech’s New VR Stylus Gets a Test Run From Design Partners

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Logitech is a major technical device manufacturer. It makes sense that in designing these groundbreaking technological devices, groundbreaking technological devices would be employed themselves. It turns out that this is often the case.

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Tar Sands Pollution Is Giving Otters Limp Dick

GizModo VR

Otters’ dick game is getting weaker, and toxic oil waste products are to blame, according to a new study in the journal Chemosphere. By dick game, I mean their actual penis bones, which are getting more brittle. This might sound like it’s just bizarre clickbait, which, yes.

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Watch: Pistol Whip 2089 Adds Challenging Terminator-Inspired Campaign

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The 2089 update to Pistol Whip arrives December 1 with a pulse-pounding 5-act campaign added to the hit arcade shooter. The update rounds out what we already reviewed as a 5/5 game at release a year ago.

Please, Stop Adding Stories to Every Single App

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New A Wake Inn Trailer Shows VR Horror Action

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A new announcement trailer for upcoming VR title A Wake Inn sets the tone for the spooky horror game and gives us a peek at some of wheelchair-based gameplay mechanic that we learned about earlier this month.

Young Americans Are Scared to Have Kids Because of Climate Change

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The world’s leading climate scientists have made it abundantly clear that the only way to avert catastrophic climate breakdown is to quickly decarbonize the entire global economy. But so far, world leaders aren’t making anything close to the necessary changes.

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Hinge Performance Issues Being Addressed After Negative Steam Reviews

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The developer of the newly-released VR horror game Hinge is working on fixing performance issues right now, with the aim of getting an update out this week. Hinge caught people’s attention — including ours — for its impressive visuals and VR-centric design.

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Why Europe's Space Agency Is Spending $103 Million to Remove a Single Piece of Space Junk

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The European Space Agency has signed a historic deal with Swiss startup ClearSpace to remove a single item of space debris in 2025. The $103 million price tag is steep, but this mission—involving an orbiting, mouth-like net—could herald the beginning of an entirely new space industry. Read more.

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Oculus Cyber Monday Deals Include Big Quest 2 Game Discounts

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Oculus Cyber Monday deals are now live for Oculus Quest and Oculus Quest 2 games, with both bundle and individual game sales including titles like Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help Wanted, Vader Immortal and In Death: Unchained.

The Mandalorian's Filoni and Dawson on Why People Still See Ahsoka as a Jedi

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As The Mandalorian ’s stakes have gradually risen with each episode, the series’ connections to the Star Wars franchise’s larger epic narrative have grown stronger, particularly as characters like Bo-Katan and important items like the Darksaber have been incorporated into the plot. Read more.

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How to clear the cache on an iPhone

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Free up memory space and make your iPhone run faster by clearing its cache for native and third-party apps. Apple How-To Mobile Apple iPhone Cache clear app cache delete browser cache iOS 13

Now Is the Perfect Time to Revamp Your Digital Filing System

GizModo VR

Look, 2020 was supposed to be my year. I set out with what I thought were pretty reasonable New Year’s resolutions—one of which was to spend less time on my screens. And then the pandemic hit. During the endless hours that ensued, I noticed something: My digital filing system was a goddamn mess.

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The best educational apps for Android and iOS

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Looking to learn something new or fill in some gaps? Here are some great educational apps for Android and iOS. Android Apple Buying Guides Mobile Apps Best of education Education in isolation iOS Tier 4

Looks Like Salesforce Is Buying Slack

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Cloud-based business software mammoth Salesforce is reportedly buying Slack, the searchable workplace chatroom interface for team organization and office-appropriate dog photos.

The best free Kindle books for 2020

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Reading shouldn't be expensive. We've put together a list of compelling free offerings for your e-book reader. Buying Guides Mobile Amazon Best of ebooks kindle public domain Tier 4

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Why Do I Sometimes Feel Like I'm Falling for No Reason?

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To be alive is to feel f **g terrible, if not all then at least some of the time. Headaches, nausea, mysterious aches and pains—all conspire to make our short time on Earth something less than a nonstop thrill-ride.

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Star Wars: Squadrons For PS4 Is Incredibly Cheap On Amazon Right Now

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Have you been holding out on getting your A-wing on in Star Wars: Squadrons for PSVR or PC? Well, strap in, because an Amazon sale brings the game down drastically in price. When you purchase items through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission from those sales.].

Doctor Who’s Holiday Special Will Mark the Final Episode for 2 Companions

GizModo VR

The Fab Four are no more. Doctor Who stars Tosin Cole and Bradley Walsh—who’ve played companions Ryan and Graham for the past two seasons—have confirmed that they’re set to depart the TARDIS after the upcoming New Year’s holiday special. Read more.

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Astronaut captures stunning moonrise images from space station

Digital Trends

International Space Station astronaut Soichi Noguchi has posted images of a stunning moonrise captured from the orbiting outpost. News breaking twitter International Space Station ISS Moonrise space Space Station

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Supreme Court Skeptical About Law That Could Have a Chilling Effect On Security Research

GizModo VR

The Supreme Court on Monday expressed skepticism about the sweeping nature of the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, claiming that the cybercrime law — the only one of its kind in the United States — could lead to a slippery slope where average Americans are criminalized for innocuous transgressions like checking… Read more.

How to save text messages in Android and iOS

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Here's how to save your text messages in Android and iOS. We have a simple step-by-step guide to help you save text messages on your iPhone or Android phone. Android Apple How-To Mobile iOS SMS text messages Tier 4