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Technology The Morning After: 'Death Stranding' is here -- but is it a good game?

14:40  08 november  2019
14:40  08 november  2019 Source:   engadget.com

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Hey, good morning ! You look fabulous. It 's finally Death Stranding day, and if you're still on the fence about playing Hideo Kojima's latest project, perhaps o Apple has released another update to iOS 13 that should make multitasking better , and it 's time to take a peek inside the Surface Pro X tablet.

By this metric, Death Stranding is a good game because it looks like a good movie, and Kojima is a talented filmmaker. Essentially, film has been here before. It took decades for film to be widely viewed as legitimate artistic expression. Citizen Kane, the movie that set the standards of visual

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous.

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It's finally Death Stranding day, and if you're still on the fence about playing Hideo Kojima's latest project, perhaps our added perspective can help. Apple has released another update to iOS 13 that should make multitasking better, and it's time to take a peek inside the Surface Pro X tablet.

Multitasking is back to normal.Apple releases another iOS 13 update to fix background app issues

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You didn't have to wait too long for Apple to fix iOS 13.2's over-eagerness to kill background apps. The iOS 13.2.2 update should help stop apps from closing quite so quickly -- much like they did before 13.2 arrived. This should mean less need to restart resource-intensive streaming services and games as you swap between messaging and other apps.

The Morning After: Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot nails a tumbling pass

  The Morning After: Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot nails a tumbling pass Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Hopefully, you're awake enough to handle a Simone Biles-like robot, because that's we've got for you today. Besides the latest horror show from Boston Dynamics, there's also Nintendo's new Mario Kart game for your phone, and Netflix's full trailer for the upcoming Breaking Bad spin-off movie. Good luck trying to escape that.Boston Dynamics' humanoid Atlas robot is now a gymnast Over the past few years, we'veHopefully, you're awake enough to handle a Simone Biles-like robot, because that's we've got for you today.

It 's meant to start getting better after that , but isn't that a fairly large self-indulgent flaw? If breath of the wild had you running between check points for the first I love Zelda and have played just about every one of them, but open world games are something I can never get into. Shame it was such a success

This game is the best of all worlds. The gameplay is extremely unique and fun. Both games have massive worlds that could be called empty or boring, but the attentive eye will see so much more. Looking forward to sitting down and playing it into the early morning until I'm too tired to go on!

It's weeks away.The Black Friday discounts have already begun

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Your calendar isn't wrong. Retailers just can't help themselves. Best Buy and Target are the latest to preempt the icky Black Friday rush, with a selection of pretty decent deals on Apple hardware and more. Best Buy members can get either $80 or $100 off a range of iPad models, including the latest 2019 version. There's also a $100 discount on the HomePod, and the discontinued Apple Watch Series 4 is down to $299.

At Target, you might want to pick up a new phone. The offers include a $200 gift card attached to Apple's iPhone 11 / 11 Pro / 11 Pro Max -- if purchased and activated from Friday through Sunday. There's a $300 gift card waiting for you upon the purchase of a Google Pixel 4 or Pixel 4 XL and a hulking $400 gift card along with Samsung's Galaxy S10, S10+ and Note 10+, all available now through Sunday.

Pilot whales turned up again on a Georgia beach. 16 of them died

  Pilot whales turned up again on a Georgia beach. 16 of them died About 26 whales beached this week in Georgia -- and 16 of them died -- in the second mass stranding this year in the state, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The short-finned pilot whales were stranded Wednesday on or near St. Catherines Island south of Savannah, the department said in a news release.It's unknown why whales beach themselves. This species is the most common to mass-strand in the southeastern US, the DNR said.

Ultimately, Death Stranding is a game that is unlike much else I've played before, and I'm not entirely sure if I want to play anything like it ever again. Here 's a gif we found on the internet that pretty well encapsulates what the early goings of Death Stranding are like.

With Death Stranding hype at a fever pitch, one Reddit user has accurately recreated the hype Love it or hate it , Death Stranding is making history. And even if you do hate it IndieWire claims that DS doubles as a cinematic experience in and of itself, saying it is the " best video game movie ever made."

Delays in its merger with Sprint could push back the launch date.T-Mobile teases $15 5G plan and other post-merger initiatives

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A post-merger "new" T-Mobile will offer a $15 per month prepaid 5G plan to customers when/if it launches 5G service on December 6th. Dubbed the Connect plan, it will include a 2GB per month data allowance, in addition to unlimited talk and text. At $15, the plan is half the price of T-Mobile's current cheapest plan. For $25 per month, customers can upgrade to a plan with 5GB of monthly data.

But that doesn't make it a good game.'Death Stranding' is a great movie

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Hideo Kojima builds cinematic games. His projects are visually ambitious, narratively complex and cutscene-heavy, dripping with references to the vaults of Alfred Hitchcock, George Romero and Orson Welles. Kojima is transparent about his obsession with film and how it influences his creative process.

Over 500,000 without power as Nor'easter hammers New England

  Over 500,000 without power as Nor'easter hammers New England Over half a million people are in the dark across the Northeast Thursday morning after a powerful Nor'easter struck overnight. The Nor’easter went through a meteorological process called bombogenesis overnight, now making it a bomb cyclone.

Death Stranding is also about throwing grenades made from your own piss and shit at ghosts. It is about hiking alone in the wilderness for hours. It is a game in which characters drop overwrought interpretations of Kōbō Abe quotes. Its most recurring visual motif is a not-so-subtle gesture towards

Death Stranding is a game that makes you trudge around isolated mountains for dozens of hours just to communicate the point that trudging around Death Stranding was revealed just six months after Reedus’ comments and released a little more than three years later. That is a stunning turnaround for

Not to mention fan service -- have you seen the guy's Twitter? Death Stranding is a game that's been a long time coming, with numerous trailers, promotions, Hollywood stars and the rest. Jessica Conditt tackles Kojima's new opus and attempts to square whether it's meant to be a movie or a game.

Better performance and better looking this time around.Google Nest WiFi review: A solid mesh network with built-in Assistant

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Google's updated mesh WiFi gear is great for novice users looking to set up and forget about their wireless network. However, power users may find it's missing a few features and new technology like WiFi 6, and while the Nest WiFi's built-in voice assistant is convenient, it also adds some privacy concerns.

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