Cancelled Halo Mega Bloks game revealed

In 2013 a Mega Bloks Halo game was in development for Xbox 360 but would never see the light of day.The prototype, codenamed Haggar, was found and shared by PtoPOnline. Video footage shows a colourful, cute and humorous interpretation of Halo inspired by the Mega Bloks line of Halo toys. Mega Bloks is an alternative to Lego, in case you didn't know, and the Mega Bloks Halo game looks and works a lot like a Lego Halo game would. Third-person, breezy action, with lots of collection, customisation [Read Entire Story]

Path of Exile Finds its Way to Xbox One in 2017

Grinding Gear Games have announced that their F2P online ARPG, Path of Exile, will be coming exclusively to Xbox One in 2017. The Xbox One version of Path of Exile will contain all five previous expansions already available on the PC. It will also contain new content that will be launching for the PC version this year in the upcoming 3.0.0 expansion and the Act V goodies. Path of Exile launched in 2013 on the PC and it's been a staple goto ARPG for co-op gamers. In the three years since it [Read Entire Story]

Cassini captures close-up views of Saturn’s rings

NASA has released high-resolution close-up images of Saturn's outermost rings captured by Cassini as part of its penultimate mission. The spacecraft has been diving in and out of the rings every week since November, taking images that show features a... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Shovel Knight Coming to Switch, All Platforms Getting 2 Player Co-Op

Developer YachtClubGames have announced that Shovel Knight will be launching on Nintendo's Switch console this March alongside the Specter of Torment DLC. "But Co-Optimus, Shovel Knight doesn't have co-op, why do we care?" Oh-ho-ho! In even better news it's been announced that two player local co-op is coming to Shovel Knight's campaign in the form of a free update for all consoles and PC...sorry portables, not you. When all of this content launches, there's [Read Entire Story]

Is the UK’s new piracy email alert program dead on arrival?

All of the UK's major internet service providers have just embarked on a new project aimed at curbing digital piracy. As part of a bigger campaign to promote legal sources of media, spearheaded by copyright holders and the UK government, ISPs have si... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Car2Go adds luxury Mercedes models to its carsharing lineup

If you live in a big city, you've likely seen Car2Go's white and blue two-seater Smart cars zipping about. Unlike other car sharing services, you can rent one of the company's vehicles, take it for a spin, and then simply park it anywhere in its serv... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Dropbox SmartSync lets you collaborate across Mac and Windows PCs

Last year, Dropbox introduced an interesting new feature called Project Infinite, which promised to let you view and access all of your files, whether they're on your hard drive or in the cloud. The idea here is that all your files will appear right... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Workplace AI makes it all too easy to track you on the job

Artificial intelligence can help you work and even help you find work, but it's now being used to monitor you at work... and that's not entirely a good thing. New Scientist notes that a London firm, StatusToday, recently joined a security accelerato... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

‘Fallout 4’ visual upgrade demands a monster PC

Fallout 4 is already a good-looking game (insofar as a nuclear wasteland can look good, anyway), but Bethesda is about to kick things up a notch. An update rolling out next week will add a High-Resolution Texture Pack that adds an absurd level of vis... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Lyft now books rides based on your calendar

Uber isn't the only ridesharing company to integrate your calendar and simplify booking trips. Lyft has added its own calendar syncing feature, making it easy to pick the address of your next meeting as the destination. It works on both Android and... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Mexico City’s new hybrid taxis have a ‘panic’ button

While President Trump continues to claim Mexico will pay for his big, beautiful wall, our neighbors south of the border are busy spending money on making their largest city safer and less polluted. The Mayor of Mexico City, Miguel Ángel Mancer... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

DiRT Rally Getting Co-Op with VR Support, Branded Racing Chairs from SPARCO

Rally racing is a team effort, with drivers and co-drivers working together to navigate intricate racing courses. Codemaster's DiRT Rally is getting an exclusive co-op mode on PS4 thanks to the PlayStation VR. The way it works is simple - one player drives with the VR headset on, a second player takes on the co-driver role. They'll watch the action on the TV, because Player 1 has a different view in the headset, and use a controller to pass along instructions to the driver about [Read Entire Story]

This tiny glob could be humans’ earliest known ancestor

Paleobiologists in search of the earliest records of life on Earth have discovered what they believe is the human race's earliest known ancestor: a 540 million-year-old deuterostome about the size of a grain of rice called Saccorhytus coronarious tha... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Nokia’s voice assistant is for engineers, not ordering Ubers

Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Apple are all developing their voice assistants to be the perfect companions for our busy lives, helping us control our smart homes, buy things, summon Ubers, play funky music and find out what show that guy from that fi... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

NASA will use Apollo 1 hatch to honor fallen crew

Apollo 13 might be the space mission that everyone knows offhand thanks to director Ron Howard's movie, but it wasn't the first to experience critical failures. On January 27th, 1967 the three-man Apollo 1 crew was trapped inside its spacecraft, stil... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Looking for Ghost Recon in the Wildlands

If you had any expectations that Ghost Recon Wildlands would play anything like its predecessors in the tactical shooter series, it's probably best to put them to one side. This is a very different take on the formula.So different is this spin on an old Ubisoft staple - developed over five years by the same team in Paris that's been the steward of the series since 2004 - that it's hard to see what's left of the older games. Wildlands does its own thing, and it feels like four-player co-op is at [Read Entire Story]

Mark Zuckerberg lightly criticizes Trump order on immigration

Tonight President Donald Trump signed an executive order titled "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States" that suspends refugee admissions for 120 days and suspends admissions from Syria indefinitely -- among many ot... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

First hydrogen metal created on Earth draws critical doubt

Scientists from Harvard University say they've ended an 80-year quest by compressing hydrogen into a potentially superconducting metal. Using a diamond-tipped anvil, the team squeezed a hydrogen gas sample to 71 million PSI, more than the pressure at... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

ICYMI: Boeing’s swanky new space suits and 3D-printable skin

Today on In Case You Missed It: Boeing debuted its next-generation flight suit that astronauts will be wearing aboard its Starliner CST-100 when the spacecraft takes off in 2018. They're cooler, lighter and far more fashionable than the ones US S... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Engadget Podcast Ep 26: The Sounds of Science

Managing editor Dana Wollman and senior editor Nathan Ingraham join host Terrence O'Brien on the latest episode. First Dana and Nathan face off in the latest installment of Flame Wars, tackling the latest news around Google Voice, struggling streamin... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

NASA studies astronaut twins to observe the rigors of space

When you spend nearly a year straight in space, you can expect NASA will want to conduct a good bit of research on you when you return to Earth. The space agency has been doing just that with astronaut Scott Kelly who was in orbit for 340 days. There... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Dell’s XPS 13 2-in-1 nearly lives up to the original

It was only a matter of time until Dell gave us a convertible spin on the XPS 13, our favorite Windows laptop for nearly two years running. While the original model is still ideal if you need a traditional laptop design, it falls short if you ever wa... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

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