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Xbox Exec Says Goodbye to Microsoft After 18 Years

Albert Penello, the senior director of Xbox console marketing at Microsoft, is leaving the company after 18 years.<p>"Well today is a crazy day," …

Xbox

Battle royale pioneer 'H1Z1' comes to PS4 on May 22nd

PS4 players don't have many major choices for battle royale games: there's <i>Fortnite</i>, of course, but you won't find <i>PUBG</i> or up-and-coming games like <i>Radical Heights</i>. All that is about to change in a month, though, as Daybreak is releasing <i>H1Z1</i> (the title that arguably started the battle royale trend) an …

Gaming Industry

Here’s what’s coming in Destiny 2’s Warmind expansion

Players will have a lot more to do<p>In today’s Twitch reveal stream for <i>Destiny 2: Warmind</i>, the second expansion for <i>Destiny 2</i>, Bungie confirmed that players will be returning to Mars in this add-on. But this time, they’ll be exploring the planet’s thawing ice caps, not its red deserts. The Warmind …

Gaming Industry

The Witcher: Enhanced Edition Free At GOG

There's a good chance you've played--or at least been intrigued by--The Witcher 3. There's also a good chance you missed out on Geralt of Rivia's first outing. Now's the perfect time to right that wrong by grabbing a free copy of the game that started it all. Right now, GOG is handing out free …

The Witcher

16 Hot New Battle Royale Games Coming Out in 2018

Battle royale became a huge hit with the launch of PUBG and Fortnite last year – so huge, that several studios started working on battle royale modes …

Gaming Industry

Hackers find an 'unpatchable' way to breach the Nintendo Switch

Security researchers from ReSwitched have discovered a Nintendo Switch vulnerability that could let hackers run arbitrary code on all current consoles. Dubbed "Fusée Gelée" ("Frozen Rocket") it exploits buggy code in the NVIDIA Tegra X1's USB recovery mode, bypassing software that would normally …

Information Security

Xbox One April update brings a slew of new video and streaming options

Microsoft announced that the Xbox One April update is available to all users starting Tuesday, April 24. The April update includes a number of new …

Xbox

Fortnite Pays Homage To Tilted Towers Meteor Theory

The meteor in the sky of Fortnite has been slowly approaching for well over a month, and in that time we've seen more than one false alarm in which the community was sure that impact was imminent. Now it appears Epic has inserted a little Easter egg that, if not hinting that all the speculation is …

Astronomy

These are the best Android apps of 2018 nominated for a Google Play Award

There are millions of great apps on the Google Play Store, so it can be tough for apps to get noticed and pick up the traction they deserve. That's …

Apps

Hackers emptied Ethereum wallets by breaking the basic infrastructure of the internet

At midnight ET last night, MyEtherWallet users started noticing something odd. Connecting to the service, users were faced with an unsigned SSL certificate, a broken link in the site’s verification. It was unusual, but it’s the kind of thing web users routinely click through without thinking.<p>But …

Information Security

Anime and gaming nerds star in this season’s must-watch romance series

This is what happens when two nerds date each other<p>An anime about nerds with a love of manga, games and everything in between is this season’s best new show so far. <i>Wotakoi: Love is Hard for Otaku</i> is now streaming on Amazon Prime, and while only a handful of episodes have aired, its relatable …

Anime

Avengers: Infinity War is stunning, hilarious, and heartbreaking

Directors Joe and Anthony Russo create a superhero movie where nobody is safe<p>The most definitive overarching issue with the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been the lack of stakes. Over the course of the saga’s previous 18 movies, MCU heroes have faced numerous world-ending threats, eking out …

Marvel Universe

Did you spot Ariana Grande's subtle but beautiful Manchester tribute in her new video?

We're sure by now you've watched <b>Ariana Grande</b>'s "No Tears Left To Cry" music video a gazillion times but it's very likely that you haven't spotted a …

For Teens

Behind The Scenes of Ariana Grande's New Music Vid

• Instantly replay songs from the radio<br>• Unlimited skips<br>• Listen offline<br>• Create unlimited playlists<br>• Play millions of songs on demand

Playlist

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Ariana Grande

DeMarcus Cousins: 'I Couldn't Be Happier for This Team'

The Pelicans are making an improbable playoff run, and injured center DeMarcus Cousins says he “couldn’t be happier” for his squad.<p>Boogie went down …

Basketball

Photos: Meet The Girlfriend Of Sixers Star Ben Simmons

Ben Simmons and the Philadelphia 76ers are one win away from a playoff series victory. The Sixers are set to take on the Heat in Game 5 tonight. …

Basketball

There’s so much Jazz inside the Thunder’s heads you’d think it was 1920s Harlem

We have that and more in Tuesday’s NBA newsletter.<p>The Jazz didn’t have commanding control of their series with the Thunder going into Monday’s Game 4, but apparently they had full control of the space inside OKC’s collective head. After Russell Westbrook declared he would shut down Ricky “Rick” …

Russell Westbrook

Kawhi Leonard is not the villain in this situation with Spurs

Based on what we know publicly, criticism of the All-Star forward seems unwarranted<p>The San Antonio Spurs trail the Golden State Warriors 3-1 in their …

Basketball

Candace Parker finished with USA Basketball

<b>Candace Parker</b> said she will not play for Team USA again, detailing her reaction to being left off the Rio Olympic team nearly two years ago.<p>“This is …

Basketball

Bucks livid over pivotal missed shot-clock violation: 'It's bull----'

The Milwaukee Bucks still would've been hard-pressed to win Game 5 against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night, but an egregious non-call of a …

Basketball

76ers vs. Heat: Wearing Joel Embiid jersey, Meek Mill rings Sixers' ceremonial bell prior to Game 5

Meek Mill was released from prison on Tuesday, and was picked up by Sixers co-owner Michael Rubin<p><b>Update:</b><p>Meek Mill was indeed in attendance for Game …

Basketball

The Real-Life Diet of Victor Oladipo, the Pacers' Newly-Jacked Franchise Player

The fourth-year swingman had a breakout 2017-18 season thanks to his newfound love for fruits and vegetables—and a reluctant aversion to bread.<p>After spending the first three years of his career toiling for lottery teams in Orlando—and then a single tumultuous season with the newly Kevin Durant-less …

Basketball

I Miss the Sonics | by Shawn Kemp

P<p>eople will come up to me when they see me in Seattle and say stuff like, “Hey, where you living these days, man?”<p>“Seattle, man. I never left.”<p>Nobody …

Michael Jordan

Kevin Durant, Warriors Bounce Spurs Amid Rumors of Kawhi Leonard's Future

The Golden State Warriors moved on to the second round of the postseason with a 99-91 Game 5 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday.<p>Kevin Durant scored 25 points to help the Warriors earn a 4-1 series victory and extend their home playoff winning streak to 12 games dating back to last season.<p>The …

Basketball

NBA apparently reviewing whether Russell Westbrook should be suspended for Thunder-Jazz Game 5

The NBA has a hard rule during altercations: Any players who leave the bench area receives a one-game suspension. Intent doesn’t matter. It’s not …

Basketball

Gilbert Arenas explained what LeBron told him before that free-throw

LeBron James is fighting to make it out of the first round. And his latest first round battle is eerily similar to his first, a six-game conquest of the Washington Wizards in 2006.<p>And that series came up again, not from LeBron, but from a Reddit AMA from former Wizards star Gilbert Arenas. The …

Basketball

'Avengers: Infinity War' is worth the 10-year wait and will rip your heart out

<b>Note: This is a spoiler-free review, but it does reveal some vague details about the film's plot. Read at your own risk.</b><p>In 2011, "Game of Thrones" hero Ned Stark knelt before the diabolical King Joffrey, facing execution.<p>Everyone thought he would make it, somehow. Somehow he would get out of this. …

Marvel Universe

This 'Westworld' & 'Game Of Thrones' Crossover Theory Will Make Your Mind Explode

<i>Westworld</i> may not be set in Westeros, but in many ways, the show is the spiritual heir of <i>Game of Thrones</i>. The shows seem like cousins, with elaborate …

TV Series

Missing Mexican students were killed, dissolved in acid after mistaken identity: authorities

“Words can’t explain the dimension of this madness," director Guillermo del Toro tweets. "The 'why' is unthinkable, the 'how' is terrifying.”<p>Three Mexican film students who went missing in March in Guadalajara, in the state of Jalisco, were kidnapped, tortured and killed, and their bodies were …

Mexico