GTA 5 for PC is a few weeks away from its release date and for the looks of it the game will be a pretty decent PC port. Rockstar talks about running the game on a glorious 4K resolution, and the following are the spec requirements for the game.
“You can guarantee that as an adult, if someone were to tell you to say thank you, you would be defensive because you don’t want to be told what to do. Invite your child to join you in showing appreciation. Don’t just tell them.”
For this week’s episode of The Skeptic’s Guide to the Universe Podcast, host Steven Novella is joined by his mates Rebecca Watson, Bob Novella, Jay Novella, and Evan Bernstein, where they talk about the AWARE (AWAreness during REsuscitation) study results confirming that NDE (near-death experiences) have not shown any quantifiable evidence of life after death.
But first, Steve and Rebecca discuss whether palm trees are actually trees or not.
There is some history between Nintendo and Sony merging to build a CD add-on for the SNES to prolong its life. The development of the format started in 1988 and Nintendo signed a deal with Sony to produced the CD-Rom add-on for the SNES. However, during the 1991 CES (Consumer Electronic Show) Sony unveiled its own CD console named the PlayStation, which was a slap in the face for Nintendo, and the rest is history.
A quality assurance tester who worked on Batman Arkham Knight with its troubled PC port told Kotaku, “I will say that it’s pretty rich for WB to act like they had no idea the game was in such a horrible state,” and it was already “for years.” It’s been like this for months and all the problems we see now were the exact same, unchanged, almost a year ago.”