Naughty Dog’s games are too beautiful for your run-of-the-mill screenshots.
The team behind titles like Uncharted and The Last of Us heard the cry from fans for more ways to capture their games’ beauty by incorporating a photo mode into their latest addition to the Uncharted series: The Lost Legacy.
The game isn’t out yet, but critics and fans are already almost more interested in this single feature than the game itself, overjoyed by the improvements from …
The “pivot to video” is the product of an internet that is run by Google, Facebook, and an advertising market with little regard for anything that isn’t video. They’re setting the rules, and media companies—especially startups—have to play the game.
The social network is tweaking its algorithm so you’ll see static memes disguised as videos and images with fake play buttons way less often.
Spammers have been flooding the site with these trick formats to take advantage of Facebook’s fanatical focus on promoting video above other types of content. Uploading single images as videos can earn the poster advertising money, and photos made to look like videos can lead users to sketchy sites with malicious ads.
In 1986, there was a disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant near Pripyat, Ukraine, resulting in more than 30 deaths and sending radiation into the air. The area was evacuated and has been largely abandoned by humans ever since. …