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Recent articles by Ben:

It's the worst time to buy a PlayStation 4

Sony's next PlayStation console will support PlayStation 4 games, so don't worry about getting that PS4 just yet. → Read More

People are pooping more than ever on the streets of San Francisco

In 2011, just over 5,500 reports feces in public were logged by the San Francisco Department of Public Works; in 2018, the number was over 28,000. → Read More

A new, smaller, less expensive Nintendo Switch will reportedly arrive this fall

The new version of the Nintendo Switch is reportedly smaller, less expensive, and focused on portability. → Read More

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she left Facebook because 'social media poses a public health risk to everybody'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is done with Facebook. → Read More

Sony just confirmed a hugely important part of the PlayStation 5: It can run PlayStation 4 games

What are you going to do with all your PlayStation 4 games when the PlayStation 5 launches in 2020? Play them, apparently! → Read More

A bunch of PlayStation 5 details just got unveiled: Here's everything we know

Sony's next-generation PlayStation console is deep in development, and the first details were just revealed in a Wired exclusive. → Read More

The biggest video game in the world is coming to theaters, but it's still a few years away

"Minecraft" is moving from your video game console to the big screen, but not until at least 2022. → Read More

Watch 10 Boston Dynamics' robot dogs pull a truck in a slightly terrifying display of raw power

Don't get too worried — these little guys aren't coming to pull your house away anytime soon. → Read More

The effort to rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral could get help from an unlikely source: A video game

In the wake of the tragic fire at the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, French president Emmanual Macron has promised to rebuild. → Read More

HQ Trivia host and 'Quiz Daddy' Scott Rogowsky is officially leaving the game show

Sorry, HQties — Scott Rogowsky is moving on to sports entertainment broadcasting. → Read More

The most-requested PlayStation 4 feature is live — here's how to use it

Finally, you can rid yourself of that silly old PlayStation Network name you chose back in 2009. → Read More

Amazon's Jeff Bezos highlights the importance of 'wandering' and failing big in his annual shareholder letter

In his annual letter to shareholders, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos talks risks, failures, and global impact at one of the world's biggest companies. → Read More

Jeff Bezos explains how creating the Echo was a huge risk for Amazon that was worth taking

Before Amazon's Echo speakers, there was no market for voice-powered smart speakers. Amazon created that market. → Read More

The 2 best Xbox services are reportedly coming together to form an 'ultimate' version that would cost less per month

It looks like Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass service will be paired with Xbox Live Gold for an "Ultimate" combination. → Read More

There's a simple, quick way to turn off all website notifications in Chrome — here's how to do it

Tired of being asked whether you want notifications from your favorite websites? Here's how to stop that permanently. → Read More

US reportedly cutting off aid to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras after Trump claims countries 'set up' migrant caravans

The US State Department is cutting off the three South American countries from financial aid. → Read More

PewDiePie's YouTube throne overtaken once again by Indian music channel T-Series as the two channels race toward 100 million subscribers each

Indian music channel T-Series took PewDiePie's top YouTube subscriber spot once again early Saturday. → Read More

Trump says Navy SEAL accused of a brutal killing to be moved 'to less restrictive confinement'

Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher is being moved to "less restrictive confinement," President Donald Trump said on on Saturday morning. → Read More

Here's how to get a free year of Nintendo's Netflix-like service for classic games if you're an Amazon Prime member

Are you ready for some Super Mario Bros.? Here's hoping you are. → Read More

IT’S HERE: Apple finally unveils its streaming TV service, Apple TV Channels

Apple is taking on Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, and the cable companies with its new TV streaming service. → Read More