Computer Hardware

South African media and internet giant Naspers acquires another 13% stake in Berlin-based food delivery firm Delivery Hero for ~€660M from Rocket Internet (Ingrid Lunden/TechCrunch)

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: South African media and internet giant Naspers acquires another 13% stake in Berlin-based food delivery firm Delivery Hero for ~€660M from Rocket Internet  —  Naspers, the South African media and internet giant, has upped its stake in Delivery Hero, the Berlin based food-delivery giant … … Techmeme

Computer Hardware

Amazon’s original boomtown: How the tech giant has transformed and outgrown Seattle (Nat Levy/GeekWire)

Nat Levy / GeekWire: Amazon’s original boomtown: How the tech giant has transformed and outgrown Seattle  —  Whichever North American city ends up landing Amazon’s second headquarters is in for a wild ride.  Just look at what has happened in Seattle over the past 10 years, as the tech giant has transformed … … Techmeme

Games

Minecraft: Story Mode – S2 “Giant Consequences” hits Aug. 15th; S1 coming to Switch

Minecraft: Story Mode – S2 “Giant Consequences” hits Aug. 15th; S1 coming to Switch There may be more to this fearsome foe than meets the eye, but to find out, Jesse — together with a few trusty friends — must embark on another adventure, this time into the icy unknown… Minecraft: Story Mode – Season […]

Tech review: Xiaomi Mi Max 2 – giant phablet too big for one hand, even if it is excellent for gaming and watching videos

Tech review: Xiaomi Mi Max 2 – giant phablet too big for one hand, even if it is excellent for gaming and watching videos Design and hardware At 174.1mm tall, the Mi Max 2 towers over the iPhone 7 Plus and Samsung Galaxy S8+, but it … so don’t expect it to be as powerful […]

Software

Red Giant 24-Hour Flash Sale: 25% Off Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser

Today, for 24 hours only, Red Giant will be running a Flash Sale, offering discounts on Magic Bullet 13, the ultimate color correction suite, along with its upgraded video noise removal tool, Magic Bullet Denoiser III. Magic Bullet Suite 13 gives filmmakers everything needed to make footage look great, right on editing timelines. Denoiser III […]