Valve is making Dota 2 players pay to avoid toxic gamers

Dota 2 is no longer free to play if you want to have the best experience. In this year’s Dota 2 “Battle Pass” — a premium subscription that usually offers cosmetics and other optional curiosities to the game — Valve bundled one of the most important features it has ever created. Players who buy the Battle Pass can now use an “experimental” More...

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By admin On Saturday, May 18th, 2019

Jony Ive’s latest product is the Apple Stage, a giant rainbow under which Lady Gaga just played

According to MacRumors, Cult of Mac and a variety of social media reports, Apple employees are having a unique day at Apple’s spaceship campus — one filled with rainbows. Last week, drone videographer Duncan More...

By admin On Friday, May 17th, 2019

Sega’s Virtua Racing for Switch is a stunning update of a technical landmark

Virtua Racing is one of the most important games in Sega’s history, but there’s never been a perfect way to play it outside of an arcade. Despite multiple attempts, from the technically flawed Mega Drive More...

By admin On Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Bernie Sanders becomes latest 2020 candidate to call for Facebook breakup

On Capitol Hill yesterday, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT), a Democratic frontrunner, told Politico that he supports his colleague and presidential competitor Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) calls to break up Facebook. More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

There’s a reason Apple gives Android users a green bubble in iMessage

People have been left out of group chats, ghosted, and shamed about the fact that their texts show up as green bubbles in iMessage. For years now, Apple has turned all non-iPhone users’ text bubbles green More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

The next Star Wars movie hitting theaters in 2022 will be from Game of Thrones’ Benioff and Weiss

The next Star Wars trilogy hitting theaters beginning in 2022 will come from Game of Thrones showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced today at Disney’s annual Upfronts event. More...

By admin On Monday, May 13th, 2019

Game of Game of Thrones: season 8, episode 5, The Bells

The penultimate Game of Thrones episode, “The Bells,” was the exact opposite of The Lego Movie: everything is not awesome, and everyone is not okay. It wasn’t a war that descended on King’s Landing. More...

By admin On Sunday, May 12th, 2019

Waze for iOS now lets you stream music from Pandora

Maybe you’re not about the subscription music life and still get your tunes from Pandora’s many streaming stations. If so, you can now play that music directly through Google’s Waze navigation app on iPhone. More...

By admin On Saturday, May 11th, 2019

CBS will release a black-and-white version of Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone

In April, CBS All Access launched Jordan Peele’s reboot of The Twilight Zone, the latest in a string of remakes of the franchise, and the latest anthology-style show to come from a streaming service. Now, More...

By admin On Friday, May 10th, 2019

The US military doesn’t know how many websites it runs

The Department of Defense isn’t sure how many websites it runs. Stars and Stripes reports that at an event last month, US Army Colonel Paul Haverstick, the acting director of the Defense Media Activity at More...