Sony’s new licensing deal may change the way remixes are made

According to Digital Music News, the new startup Remix Hits has just closed a deal with Sony Music that could change the way musicians and DJs create and distribute legal remixes using copyrighted material. The service will allow users to purchase “stems” — isolated parts of songs — for musicians …

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EVE: Valkyrie, VR’s first big game, is no longer VR-only

EVE: Valkyrie, the multiplayer space dogfighting game that launched with the Oculus Rift in 2016, has gotten an update that makes the VR headset optional. The new expansion, called EVE: Valkyrie – Warzone, changes the Valkyrie gameplay pretty significantly. It reworks the fleet of ships to emphasize specific roles, removes …

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Terminator will return in 2019 with the help of James Cameron

The Terminator franchise is officially coming back. According to Variety, Deadpool’s Tim Miller will direct the film, with Terminator 2 director James Cameron returning as a producer. The untitled sequel will hit theaters on July 26th, 2019. Cameron’s return to the franchise is certainly a move aimed at revitalizing it …

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LG's newest smartphone features mosquito-repelling tech

LG introduced its new India-exclusive K7i smartphone today. It’s a fairly standard budget phone with a 5-inch HD display, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, and an unspecified quad-core processor. It’s even running Android Marshmallow with no public plans of updating to Nougat or Oreo. What a classic budget phone …

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Amazon is holding a surprise hardware event today

Amazon is holding a surprise hardware event in Seattle today. The online retailer is expected to unveil new Alexa-powered devices, just ahead of the busy holiday season. Amazon’s event kicks off at 1:30PM ET / 10:30AM PT, and The Verge will be live covering the news as it happens. Amazon …

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Diary of a concussion

I opened my eyes to see a clear blue sky and two men leaning over me to put a brace around my neck. I don’t know if I was already on the stretcher or if I was still on the pavement, but there are plenty of things I don’t remember. …

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Microsoft creates custom Xbox One S in honor of Paul Walker

Microsoft has revealed a special Xbox One S created in honor of late Fast and Furious actor Paul Walker. The custom-made console is bright green and blue. It’s modeled after Walker’s first car from The Fast and Furious seen in the film’s opening scene and the first time he and …

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