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What was the best gaming company in 2016? GamesBeat Decides

With so many amazing games in 2016, we thought it was time to recognize the publishers and the studios that made the year so excellent in the latest episode of our podcast. As part of the ongoing GB Rewind 2016 series, the GamesBeat Decides podcast is ready to choose the best gaming company of the year. Of […]

VW Dieselgate engineer sings like a canary: Entire design team was in on it – not just a few bad apples, allegedly

A Volkswagen engineer has agreed to spill the details of his involvement in the VW emissions scandal. Former engineer James Robert Liang took a plea deal with the US federal government to cooperate with its ongoing investigation of how the German carmaker cheated American emissions tests and passed off its “clean diesel” engines as meeting […]

Delta Airlines: On Second Thought, the Computer Crash Was Our Fault

After having been called out by Georgia Power, the utility that delivers electric power to its Atlanta hub, Delta Airlines finally came clean. It admitted that the crash of its computer network at 2:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, 8 August, had nothing whatsoever to do with the power company—after Georgia Power came forward and confirmed […]

Laura Trott: ‘That was was possibly the easiest world record we’ve ever got’

Laura Trott, Katie Archibald, Joanna Rowsell-Shand and Elinor Barker won the women’s team pursuit in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, seeing off a strong challenge from Team USA. After both teams had already beaten the previous world record in the earlier rounds, a fast time was expected when it came to the gold winning ride. […]