Tag Archives: built

The Internet Was Built To Withstand A Nuclear Bomb. It Will Survive The Coronavirus.

As people around the world quarantine en masse, the internet is being tested. Internet traffic surged by 30% by Wednesday in a locked-down Italy. It’s up 8% to 10% in South Korea and parts of the US, like Seattle, that were hit early by COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Peak usage, typically on Sunday nights, is now ... Read More »

Ferrari to celebrate 50 years in Japan with the specially built J50

A Ferrari starting with a J on its badge is as rare as finding a bone-stock Toyota Supra. But here we have the Ferrari J50 – 10 cars built to celebrate 50 years of the prancing horse’s arrival in the land of the rising sun – Japan. Built by the Ferrari Special Operations, it is almost impossible to tell that ... Read More »

This week in games: Revolver steering wheels and a game built around RTFM

I was hoping for more news out of Tokyo Game Show this week but apparently it’s not to be. Other than the last-minute delay of The Last Guardian (again) and a mediocre Watch Dogs 2 trailer (below), things have been quiet out of Japan. But hey, Zachtronics is bringing out a spiritual successor to TIS-100, American Truck Simulator is selling ... Read More »