Elon Musk Bought 300 Hectares for a New Gigafactory That May Be Unusable

Tesla’s Gigafactory Berlin has hit a major stumbling block as activists try to block its construction. Google was once thwarted by local activists when trying to open a tech start-up incubator. Elon Musk’s claims that the Gigafactory will have a net positive environmental impact aren’t enough to assuage environmentalists’ worries. Elon Musk was on the defensive this week after his plans to open a Tesla Gigafactory in Germany were put on hold due to environmental concerns. Musk bought up a whopping 300 hectares outside of Berlin with the aim of…

John Oliver’s Childish Trump Tantrum Was More Hilarious Than Any of His Jokes

John Oliver’s show, Last Week Tonight, returned after a three-month hiatus. The British-born comic immediately started trashing President Trump and his children. His blind hypocrisy was far funnier than any of his actual comedy skits. It seems John Oliver is back. After three months away, the British “comic” had a few things he wanted to get off his chest — notably the acquittal of U.S. President Donald Trump. Oliver usually makes for car crash television, and his big return did not disappoint. John Oliver is a World-Class Panderer Before we…

3 Ways Coronavirus May Have Affected Bitcoin

Is there a correlation between bitcoins price action and the coronavirus spread?  Virus-infected yuan placed in quarantine—Bitcoin fixes this.  Bitcoin mining takes a dive following China’s coronavirus clampdown. As coronavirus continues to spread mass panic around the globe, its impact on bitcoin is becoming more evident. Here are three critical repercussions for BTC amid the outbreak. As the Coronavirus Spreads, Bitcoin Continues to Break Out Bitcoin is proving its worth as a macro hedge against global uncertainty. Year-to-date, BTC has achieved a 35% boost and managed to hit a yearly…

PS5 and Xbox Series X Specs Leak Reveals Boringly Similar Horsepower

New leak reportedly lays bare full PS5 and Xbox Series X Specifications. The two consoles allegedly differ very little in terms of raw performance. The leak is unconfirmed and, as such, we recommend approaching it with caution. The specifications of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X won’t diverge all that much according to the latest leak. This time it comes straight for a post on 4Chan. We’ll be the first to admit that this isn’t the most reputable source by any stretch of the imagination. Consequently, take this will…

Don’t Doubt Bluepoint’s Valentine Rhyme, or a PS5 Game Remake

Bluepoint Games penned yet another cryptic poem for Valentine’s Day. The tweet suggests two games are in the works. Demon’s Souls, The Legend of Dragoon, and Metal Gear Solid remain the most likely candidates. Sticking with the tradition of penning a poem for each seasonal event, Bluepoint Games delivered for Valentine’s day. While we’ve known for some time that Bluepoint Games is hard at work on yet another remake destined for the upcoming PlayStation 5, the developer has remained tight-lipped on what game it has its sights set on. Choosing…

Trump’s NASCAR Campaign Rally Precedes #Daytona500 Washout

Donald Trump’s appearance at the Daytona 500 yesterday was mired by the race’s postponement, due to rain. Fans blame Trump for pushing back the start of the race. The incident is representative of Trump’s presidency as a whole. Donald Trump has postponed the Daytona 500. Yes, the 45th President kicked off the NASCAR season in Daytona Beach, Florida yesterday. But while he served as grand marshal for the race, he turned the event into a glorified campaign rally. And now, fans blame him for effectively calling the race off, since…

Leaked Age of Empires III Beta Footage Should Have Microsoft Fuming

Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition beta launched this month. One participant has leaked game play footage breaching a non-disclosure agreement. Notable changes include a revamped UI and in-depth multiplayer game filtering. Late last month, Microsoft announced a series of betas for the upcoming Age of Empires III: Definitive Edition starting this month. Microsoft announced last week that it had sent out the first round of invites for the beta. Source: Twitter Only a select few members Age Insider Program are receiving keys. A strict non-disclosure agreement bars participants from…

Dow Futures Climb as Stock Market Mints Record Millionaire Party

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures tick higher on Presidents’ Day Monday. Fidelity reports that a record number of its retirement accounts now hold $1 million or more. The US stock market continue to push all-time highs despite coronavirus fears. The U.S. stock markets are closed today for Presidents’ Day but that hasn’t stopped the steady climb in after-hours trading. Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures drifted higher on Monday, following Asian and European markets. With the Dow on the verge of all-time highs, retirement accounts are booming. According to…

The Age of Gaming’s Big Overhaul is Here

Anthem and State of Decay 2 are two games that have recently announced their intentions to ‘overhaul’ themselves. No Man’s Sky was a high-profile game that last year saw a miraculous recovery after a shoddy release period. This new trend could end up becoming an industry-standard if more companies jump on the bandwagon. Lots of games come out with bugs. Sometimes games even come out and are nowhere near ‘finished’. Anthem is a great example of this. It came out and felt like it was barely a game at all.…

Shocking Coronavirus Outbreak Chart Shows China’s Lockdown is Failing

Since January 23, the lockdown of the Hubei region, the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus surpassed 71,000 in mainland China. Despite strict measures from the government such as household quarantine, the virus outbreak is showing little signs of slowing down. Data from the South China Morning Post indicates 1,775 individuals have passed away due to coronavirus, but more than 10,000 people have recovered. What can China do at this point to contain coronavirus? Various footage including videos and photographs from citizen journalists in Wuhan have shown that the government…