PC of the month (February 2024)

The end of the winter season seems to be a good time to choose and purchase powerful gaming systems. In January, key component manufacturers offered a number of new products that can influence the overall landscape of balanced configurations in different price categories. Most of the presented components have already ... Read more

Dune: Part Two: What do Denis Villeneuve, Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya say about the movie?

On February 29, the fantastic film Dune: Part Two will be released in Ukraine. This is a sequel to the film Dune: Part One, which was released in 2021. The film received high audience ratings and positive reviews from film critics. It also won six Oscars and millions of fans! ... Read more

Suzuki S-Cross test drive: exactly what customers need?

In the past, I have already talked about the arrival of the Suzuki S-Cross in Ukraine, but now we have a chance to get acquainted with the new car in more detail and in reality. An interesting thought: perhaps the word “reality” best describes the Suzuki S-Cross crossover. Why is ... Read more

New movies and TV series February 2024

February brings the winter film season to a close and has a lot of interesting premieres in store: spy action movies, biopics, superhero films, and a sequel to a cult sci-fi book. There’s definitely something to watch this month! Race for Glory: Audi vs. Lancia This is the incredible story ... Read more

23andMe’s fall from $6 billion to almost $0 – main points from The Wall Street Journal article

The Wall Street Journal published a large article about 23andMe, a DNA testing company that was one of the founders of the industry but is now going through a rough patch. We highlighted the main points from the article about the rise and fall of 23andMe. Five years ago, 23andMe ... Read more

The Chronicles of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. Call of Pripyat. Is it worth playing in 2024?

After the unsuccessful release of Clear Sky, which received mixed reviews from players and critics and is still considered the weakest part of Stalker, the developers decided to do a lot of work on bugs in the next part, called Call of Pripyat. The game was planned to be made ... Read more

Pokémon vs Mickey Mouse: Top 10 most expensive media franchises in history

I was motivated to write this article by the news that The Pokémon Company is starting to investigate possible intellectual property infringement by the developers of the Palworld game. This was to be expected, as the small Pocketpair studio challenged the largest media franchise in human history, which has earned ... Read more

PC of the month (January 2024)

The beginning of a new year is usually a good time to radically upgrade or build new powerful PCs. It is during this period that a large-scale Consumer Electronics Show traditionally takes place in Las Vegas, which hardware manufacturers gladly use as a platform for major announcements, presenting their new ... Read more

Test drive of Peugeot 408: “automotive diamond” for reasonable money

Just take your time. To fully understand the Peugeot 408 (and my thoughts on it), you should definitely check out the first Peugeot 408 presentation article and the Peugeot 308 test drive. These two materials will be the basis for your perception of the Peugeot 408. However, believe me – ... Read more

Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra vs. iPhone 15 Pro Max: a comparison of titanium flagships this time

With the release of the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra, the iPhone 15 Pro Max now has a relevant competitor. These two models will compete with each other the most until the fall (when we can expect an updated model from Apple), so we will traditionally take a brief look at ... Read more

For The Emperor! Video games in the Warhammer 40,000 universe

The Warhammer 40,000 universe is one of the most interesting fictional settings of the future, which has gone far beyond the “board games” for which it was created in the 80s of the last century. Unfortunately, although a lot of W40K video games have been released in recent decades, they ... Read more

Galaxy S24 Ultra and Galaxy S24/S24+ – what do Samsung’s new flagships offer?

Samsung continues to develop its flagship Galaxy S line of smartphones and updates it with Galaxy S24 Ultra, S24, and S24+ models with Galaxy AI artificial intelligence features. Let’s take a closer look at the new features of Samsung’s flagships. Let’s start with the Galaxy S24 Ultra. The body of ... Read more

Infiniti QX55 test drive: when style is everything

Do you want to get family convenience, everyday practicality, and dynamic style in one car? Then maybe you should consider a coupe-like crossover. On the one hand, there is a spacious interior and a large trunk, all-wheel drive to overcome any winter roads and light off-road conditions. On the other ... Read more

Overview of the autonomous power supply system at home KSTAR BluE H5-10

“There is no magic in energy”… That’s how an article on The Frontier that described methods of achieving energy independence began exactly one year ago. However, it is precisely magic that when the power goes out, the entire house or apartment continues to operate as if nothing had happened. Last ... Read more

Samsung at CES 2024: Neo QLED, MICRO LED, OLED, Lifestyle screens and artificial intelligence

At CES 2024, Samsung presented a new line of Neo QLED, MICRO LED, OLED, and Lifestyle displays that will be the basis of the manufacturer’s lineup for this year and generally reveal the direction of TV technology development. As part of this announcement, Samsung plans to “usher in a new ... Read more

The most interesting games of 2024: what we will play this year

Despite massive layoffs and studio closures, 2023 was a very successful year for players in terms of releases. There are hopes that 2024 will be no worse, and the first releases are just around the corner, so let’s take a look at what games we’ll be playing this year. The ... Read more

New movies and series in January 2024

The new year 2024 welcomes us with a lot of different movies and TV series, and judging by the announcements of the next premieres, the whole year will be filled with interesting projects. And we can start it with 7 films and 6 TV series that will be released in ... Read more

Top 10 highest-grossing movies of 2023: the fall of Marvel

After looking at the global box office statistics for 2023 from Box Office Mojo, which is considered one of the most authoritative resources dedicated to the film business (by the way, it is now owned by IMDb, which, in turn, is a part of Amazon), I was going to start ... Read more

Citroen C4 X test drive: a comfortable start to the year – with a comfortable crossover

I suggest not swinging for a long time, but starting the new year quickly! However, this can be done quite gently and comfortably – thanks to the soft and comfortable Citroen C4 X, which became the first test hero in 2024. What else does the car have to offer? Let’s ... Read more

On the brink of the new year: hardware that surprised us in 2023

This is the last part of a series of articles dedicated to the personal results of 2023 by the editors and authors of Mezha.Media. Links to the previous parts can be found at the end of the text. And finally, we will talk about the hardware of 2023. The rules ... Read more

PC of the month (December 2023)

The end of the calendar year is usually a good time to build and upgrade powerful gaming configurations. At this time, most manufacturers are trying to improve their annual results and suppliers are trying to free up their warehouses, so the number of promotional offers with real discounts is growing. ... Read more

On the brink of the new year: what we read in 2023

In 2021, some of Mezha’s editors added books that particularly impressed them to their personal “iron” year-end summaries. This year, we decided to make a separate article about our literary finds. Let’s remind you of the rules that don’t really exist. Anyone can name just one best book of the ... Read more

On the brink of the new year: what we watched in 2023

The main problem with watching movies and TV shows is that there are so many of them, and so little time. But of course, the editorial staff of The Fringe watched a variety of movies and TV shows in their free time, and we will tell you which ones we ... Read more

On the brink of the new year: what we played in 2023

Last year, for many reasons, we did not summarize the results, choosing only a special “Iron of 2022”, and we will not do so this time. Starting in early December, numerous websites are already racing to pick the best hardware, games, and movies of the year, as if December itself ... Read more

Made in Ukraine. Results of 2023 with Ukrainian game developers

It is very surprising, but the rather difficult year of 2023 was very successful for the Ukrainian game development market. Although there were no AAA projects from Ukrainian developers (we’ll leave out the divisions of large Western companies) this year (we’re waiting for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2: Heart of Chernobyl in Q1 ... Read more