In addition to original TV series, Amazon also making new ‘Lord of the Rings’ video game

(Amazon Image) Amazon is definitely geeking out over the work of J.R.R. Tolkien. Amazon Game Studios announced Wednesday that it plans to develop a free-to-play massively multiplayer online game based on Tolkien’s signature fantasy work “The Lord of the Rings.” Amazon is partnering with Leyou Technologies Holdings and Middle-earth Enterprises, according to a news release.[…]

New heights for Moment, as mobile photo startup launches Kickstarter for drone lens and more

Seattle-based Moment, makers of hardware, software and more designed to take mobile photography to new heights, is setting its sights even higher with the introduction of Moment Air — lenses, filters and cases for use with drones. The nearly 6-year-old startup announced the launch Tuesday of its fifth Kickstarter campaign, centered around a drone anamorphic[…]

Microsoft partners with Netflix to celebrate new Stranger Things season with ‘Windows 1.11’ app

(Microsoft Photo) Microsoft is getting in on the hype around the return of Stranger Things, the popular Netflix show that debuted its third season last week. The Redmond software giant today unveiled a Windows 1.0-inspired app called Windows 1.11 that features classic Paint and Terminal programs and Stranger Things-themed puzzles and content. It’s a nod[…]