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Weekly Gaming/Tech Thread #55 – Self-Driving Edition

What Are You Playing This Week? This week I logged more time on the Star Wars pinball machine and ended up playing The Walking Dead...

Google’s New Pixel 2 Smartphone is Ridiculously Expensive

In my post yesterday, I mentioned that Google's new Pixel 2 smartphone had a number of flaws in spite of its excellent camera. One of...

Apple’s iOS 11.0.1 is Having Major Problems

Apple just can't seem to do anything right lately. They've had to deal with slow sales of the iPhone8. The iPhone X may have...

Germany is Now Going to Fine Media Companies ‘Promoting Fake News/Hate Speech’

Germany has gone too far. They are now actively going to fine social media companies that fail to remove/ban/block content they deem "hate speech" or "fake news."

Weekly Gaming/Tech Thread #53 – Always Standing Edition

10 Hello world and welcome to the 53rd weekly gaming/tech thread. 20 Goto 10 What Are You Playing This Week? I didn't get a lot of game...

Weekly Gaming/Technology Thread #10 – Black Friday Hangover

Welcome to another edition of the Weekly thread from the wonderful worlds of gaming and technology. With Thanksgiving and Black Friday now past us,...

Polywell Fusion

Polywell Fusion Submit­ted By: M. Simon   I'm a retired aerospace electronics engineer. In my younger years I was trained as a Naval Nuke. Back around ...

The Sims 4 Goes Tranny

Getting an expansion for "free" from Electronic Arts is like getting a drink out of them: by sticking your finger down their throat.  But...

Intel’s New “Kaby Lake” CPU Flops at CES

CNET If you read tech news, you may seeing that phrase an awful lot this week: it's what Intel calls its latest seventh-generation processors for...

Mark Zuckerberg SELLS HIS SOUL To China

SAN FRANCISCO — Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, has cultivated relationships with China’s leaders, including President Xi Jinping. He has paid multiple visits to...

Weekly Gaming/Technology Thread #5: Switching Things Up

It's been an exciting week in games - mainly because any week that new console hardware is announced it tends to fall that way....

Trump Takes Over @POTUS Twitter Account, Account Loses All 13 Million Followers… Mysteriously

President Trump has now taken over the https://twitter.com/@POTUS account and we can assume all of his tweeting will now be coming from this new account. However,...

Weekly Gaming/Tech Thread #52 – A Year Has Passed Edition

Welcome to the 52nd (well, 53rd, technically), gaming/tech thread at the Sparta Report. Thread #1 took place on Sept. 24th and we've been truckin'...

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Passes Key Tests

One step closer to Mars: SpaceX announced via Twitter late Friday that it had completed ground testing of the first stage boosters for the Falcon...

Weekly Gaming/Tech Thread #20 – Post-Superbowl Hangover Edition

It's the first Monday of the shortest month in the year. Let's make the most of it by giving you a fill of gaming...

How SJWs Bosses Are Costing Twitter Millions

Medium.com (Gary Coby, Director of Digital Advertising and Fundraising for the Trump Campaign) We told them it was BS and what they were doing with...

How to Run Your Old Games

A couple weeks back I tried to run an old game of mine, you know, those really, really old ones that were more DOS...

Weekly Gaming/Tech Thread #28 – These Shoes Are Made For Gamin’

Welcome to yet another edition of the Sparta Report's Weekly gaming/technology thread. It is true that most of you are here for politics and...

Yale University Makes Video to Rebut a Dilbert Cartoon

The video ends up proving Adams' point perfectly.

10 Reasons for the Decline of Clickbait: #3 Will Shock You!

A blog I sometimes follow, Adland.tv, has some interesting things to say regarding the decline of "clickbait" media. They first had an article about...