Brief news items of note for Lifehacker readers, including: Target and Kmart pull Grand Theft Auto V from sale for depictions of violence against women, Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review, get GTA V for $29.95.
- It’s been a pretty volatile day for gamers: first Target announced it would be pulling Grand Theft Auto V from sale due to depiction of violence on women. Then Kmart followed suit. Click here for an excellent and balanced overview of the situation by Koaku’s Mark Serrels.
- Interestingly, the PS3 version of the game is currently on special for $29.95 at the PSN store.
- The $749 Galaxy K Zoom is a smartphone with an optical zoom lens that resembles a point-and-shoot digital camera. Click here for the full Gizmodo review.
- Professor Stephen Hawking is getting an upgrade to the AI software that allows him to communicate. He also think the technology could eventually lead to the extinction of the human race. Yikes.