No one who read 1984 in high school would mistake it for a walk in the park.
Picture an Amazon Echo. Maybe you have one, or a friend does, or you’ve seen one in a commercial. They’re cylindrical and black, and small enough to be unobtrusive sitting atop a kitchen counter. Now picture them the size of a skyscraper, amid buildings of a similar height. Picture this giant Echo full of little doors through which package-carrying drones buzz in and out, the delivery people of the future.
Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor will cost you just $4 as one of the highlighted deals during Steam’s annual Summer Sale.
The (almost) two-week sale kicked off on Thursday, June 22, and will be running until July 5 at 1 p.m. ETMordor is the first day’s big highlight, but it’s hardly alone.
Also in the “omg how is it so cheap?” category are Mafia III ($14.79), most of the Call of Duty series (many titles — including…