Vaughn Highfield

Fujitsu plans to fight cancer with its quantum-inspired digital annealer

Fujitsu plans to fight cancer with its quantum-inspired digital annealer

Fujitsu’s latest computational hardware could revolutionise the way doctors handle patient data.
By Vaughn Highfield May 18 2018, 11:10AM
Microsoft slams claims of poor Xbox One sales as "inaccurate" – still refuses to admit how many it's sold

Microsoft slams claims of poor Xbox One sales as "inaccurate" – still refuses to admit how many it's sold

Just how inaccurate is "inaccurate"?
By Vaughn Highfield May 11 2018, 10:22AM
Nintendo confirms Virtual Console isn’t coming to Switch

Nintendo confirms Virtual Console isn’t coming to Switch

Seriously Nintendo, do you not like (more) money?
By Vaughn Highfield May 9 2018, 10:30AM
Review: Nintendo Labo

Review: Nintendo Labo

Nintendo Labo is far more than just cardboard decoration, it’s the frontier of educational gaming.
By Vaughn Highfield Apr 20 2018, 10:30AM
Dark Souls Remastered has been "postponed" for Switch

Dark Souls Remastered has been "postponed" for Switch

Dark Souls Remastered on Nintendo Switch slips past 25 May release date.
By Vaughn Highfield Apr 18 2018, 10:27AM
Pokémon for Switch is set to contain Gen 8 Pokémon

Pokémon for Switch is set to contain Gen 8 Pokémon

With the eighth generation of Pokémon officially coming to Switch, The Pokémon Company is looking to switch up game mechanics too.
By Vaughn Highfield Apr 17 2018, 9:00AM
British studio Automaton Games wants you to battle against 1,000 other players thanks to Improbable’s SpatialOS

British studio Automaton Games wants you to battle against 1,000 other players thanks to Improbable’s SpatialOS

Mavericks: Proving Grounds is the 400-person shooter with ambitions beyond simply beating Fortnite and PUBG at their own game.
By Vaughn Highfield Apr 17 2018, 8:47AM
SoulCalibur 6's Geralt of Rivera is more than just a tie-in

SoulCalibur 6's Geralt of Rivera is more than just a tie-in

Geralt isn't simply a cash-driven tie-in for SoulCalibur 6, CD Projekt Red were involved from very early on.
By Vaughn Highfield Apr 12 2018, 10:12AM
Hands-on Preview: Oculus Go

Hands-on Preview: Oculus Go

Oculus Go cuts the cables yet outperforms both Daydream VR and Gear VR.
By Vaughn Highfield Mar 29 2018, 10:34AM
How to: Discover everything Facebook knows about you

How to: Discover everything Facebook knows about you

Facebook stores everything you’ve ever done on its service. Here’s how to find out what it knows.
By Vaughn Highfield Mar 29 2018, 10:14AM
Hands-on Preview: SoulCalibur 6

Hands-on Preview: SoulCalibur 6

A welcome return to the stage of history.
By Vaughn Highfield Mar 19 2018, 10:22AM
Children can't hold pencils thanks to technology, but is that as bad as it sounds?

Children can't hold pencils thanks to technology, but is that as bad as it sounds?

The times, they are a changin'
By Vaughn Highfield Mar 1 2018, 9:19AM
Nintendo Switch is blown open by hackers

Nintendo Switch is blown open by hackers

Console hacking group break open a Nintendo Switch and turn it into a Linux tablet
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 21 2018, 9:44AM
Bad News is the game teaching you about fake news

Bad News is the game teaching you about fake news

From false nuclear missile warnings to dodging the truth, Bad News is here to educate you about the perils of Trump-era reporting
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 21 2018, 9:37AM
Going hands-on with Toy-Cons reveals Nintendo Labo’s infinite possibilities

Going hands-on with Toy-Cons reveals Nintendo Labo’s infinite possibilities

Hands-on with every Nintendo Labo Toy-Con shows Nintendo hasn’t lost its touch
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 19 2018, 10:29AM
The Best Gear VR games: The Samsung Gear VR games you just have to play

The Best Gear VR games: The Samsung Gear VR games you just have to play

The games you need to get going with your Samsung Gear VR
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 15 2018, 9:51AM
The Trump administration wants to sell the ISS to the highest bidder

The Trump administration wants to sell the ISS to the highest bidder

New documents from NASA show plans to sell the ISS to the private sector
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 13 2018, 9:32AM
Disney rolls out autonomous robots into Disneyland

Disney rolls out autonomous robots into Disneyland

Context-aware, personality-driven robot aliens are Disney's secret weapon at warming your heart
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 12 2018, 9:10AM
NA Facebook user numbers drop for the first time in history

NA Facebook user numbers drop for the first time in history

Is it time to call time on Facebook?
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 6 2018, 12:15PM
Nintendo Switch Online is finally happening

Nintendo Switch Online is finally happening

Nintendo announces when its Switch Online services get, uh, switched on
By Vaughn Highfield Feb 5 2018, 12:00PM