Spider-Man’s Composer on Crafting Miles Morales’ Melodic Identity

Miles jamming out to some beats.Gif: Sony/Insomniac The creative team behind Insomniac’s latest video game, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, found a number of different ways to convey to players that Miles and Peter Parker are profoundly different kinds of Spider-Man, despite being driven by similar senses of justice. One of the biggest ways it achieves that…

Samsung’s Rumored Galaxy Buds Pro Could Be a Truly Premium AirPods Pro Rival

Rumors suggest that the new Galaxy Buds Pro will look more like Samsung’s standard Galaxy Buds than the more recent Galaxy Buds Live.Photo: Sam Rutherford Even though Samsung’s latest wireless earbuds—Galaxy Buds Live—first went on sale not long ago in August, it seems the Korean electronics giant is already preparing for a follow-up. Filings for…

Mark Zuckerberg sits down with Dr. Fauci to talk holiday COVID safety

In less than an hour, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will interview Dr. Anthony Fauci. You can watch the entire segment through Facebook Live at 3 PM PT / 6 PM ET. According to the company, Zuckerberg will talk to Dr Fauci about the COVID-19 vaccines that are in development and how to protect your family…

This BBC Micro Emulator Takes You Back to 1981

Photo: Stuart Brady/Wikipedia (Other) If you are of a certain age and nationality, you’ll remember the BBC Micro or Beeb, a computer produced by Acorn for the BBC Computer Literacy Project, an effort by British Broadcasting Corporation to bring computer literacy to the lads and lasses of that fair isle. The Beeb is a beloved…

Doctor Who’s Holiday Special Will Mark the Final Episode for 2 Companions

Half of this crew is leaving the show.Image: BBC The Fab Four are no more. Doctor Who stars Tosin Cole and Bradley Walsh—who’ve played companions Ryan and Graham for the past two seasons—have confirmed that they’re set to depart the TARDIS after the upcoming New Year’s holiday special. Advertisement In an interview with BBC Studios,…

Plug Into the Best Cyber Monday 2020 Tech Deals

Holiday 2020Holiday 2020Whether you’re celebrating with your loved ones in person or from a distance, The Inventory staff is dedicated to spreading holiday cheer with the top gifts to ring in the season—and maybe a few good deals to snatch up for yourself. It’s okay, your secret’s safe with us. Take a glance at anyone’s…

PS4’s Share Button Was So Great Everyone Copied It

Image: Sony / Kotaku The Last GenerationThe Last GenerationA look back at 2013-2020, the age of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The Nintendo Switch, the PS5, and the Xbox Series X all have something in common: A controller button that lets you quickly and easily take screenshots of games. While this feature feels like…

The ExoMy is a programmable $600 Mars rover you can build yourself

You can download everything you’ll need to make it work — including assembly instructions and software — through GitHub. The ESA estimates it will cost most people about €500 (close to $600) to purchase all the necessary materials and components to make ExoMy. It will also take around two weeks to 3D print everything. “We…

Tar Sands Pollution Is Giving Otters Limp Dick

They’re whispering about their penis bones.Photo: Karen Bleier (Getty Images) Otters’ dick game is getting weaker, and toxic oil waste products are to blame, according to a new study in the journal Chemosphere. By dick game, I mean their actual penis bones, which are getting more brittle. This might sound like it’s just bizarre clickbait, which,…