Cho Joo-bin Gets 40 Years in South Korean Prison for Sexual Exploitation

The police eventually tracked Mr. Cho down, and when he was arrested in March, they kept his identity from the public, in its usual policy of protecting criminal suspects’ identities to respect their rights and that of their relatives. But millions of South Koreans joined an online petition asking the government to reveal his name […]

Monster Hunter: The Movie content is coming to Monster Hunter: The Game

The upcoming Monster Hunter movie doesn’t exactly look like the most faithful adaptation of the games, centering as it does around a gun-toting US Army soldier played by Milla Jovovich, but that’s not stopping Capcom from engaging in some cross-promotion. Downloadable content based on the movie is coming to Monster Hunter World: Iceborne next month. […]

Intel and Nvidia Chips Power a Chinese Surveillance System

URUMQI, China — At the end of a desolate road rimmed by prisons, deep within a complex bristling with cameras, American technology is powering one of the most invasive parts of China’s surveillance state. The computers inside the complex, known as the Urumqi Cloud Computing Center, are among the world’s most powerful. They can watch […]

Nintendo’s Switch with better battery life includes Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Black Friday

Ahead of Black Friday 2020, one of the best Nintendo deals is available early. If you are looking to buy a Nintendo Switch, Best Buy has a bundle that includes the console, a digital code for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and three months of Nintendo Switch Online for just $300. It’s a unique deal — […]

T-Mobile’s TVision Home IPTV service is shutting down at the end of December

T-Mobile is shutting down TVision Home, its IPTV cable service that utilized technology from its 2017 acquisition of Layer3. The service will officially shut down on December 30th, 2020 at 3AM ET, according to an FAQ on the T-Mobile website. TVision Home’s shutdown comes shortly after the November 1st launch of the company’s new live […]