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Nintendo Switch is getting three GameCube-style controllers from Hori

I do love that big green A button. Hori has announced a line of GameCube-inspired controllers for Nintendo Switch in Japan. They have a …

Retrogaming

The best co-op board games

Is your board game group butting heads over one too many crushing victories by a dominant player? Are certain players uninterested in competitive …

Board Games

Teens who laughed and recorded a drowning man in his final moments won't face charges

<b>(CNN) —</b> Five teenagers who taunted a drowning man as they recorded his death in Florida will not face charges because by law they were not required to help.<p>In a video recorded last July, the teens -- ages 14 to 19 -- laughed as Jamel Dunn, 31, struggled to stay afloat in a pond near his family's …

Crime

A white driver ran over a black man then allegedly sent shockingly racist Snapchat messages

LEESVILLE, La. — A pickup truck hit and killed a 31-year-old black man who was being a Good Samaritan as he tried to remove dangerous debris from a roadway in a community south of here.<p>His name was Sherell "Rell" Lewis of Leesville. Tuesday, the day of the accident, was his birthday.<p>He was a barber …

Social Media

How Coke spun the public on its water use

When Coca-Cola announced plans earlier this year to recycle the equivalent of 100 percent of its packaging by 2030, the company touted the effort as building on its success with sustainable water use. In a 2016 full-page ad published in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times,</i> the company proclaimed, “For every drop we …

Bye, Chrome: Why I’m switching to Firefox and you should too

The time has come.<p>You’re probably sick of hearing about data and privacy by now–especially because, if you live in the United States, you might feel like there’s very little you can do to protect yourself from giant corporations feeding off your time, interests, and personal information.<p>So how do …

Privacy

Games Like 'God Of War' Are More Important Than Ever In The 'Fortnite' Era

Superdata released some numbers yesterday, doing its best to approximate the sometimes murky world of video game revenue. One number, in particular, stood out. <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale,</i> possibly the most popular game in the world and certainly one of the most profitable, pulled down a staggering $296 …

Amazon bans customers who return items too often

Shoppers have taken to social media after being "exiled" from the online storefront<p>Amazon may not be the customer-friendly, free returns paradise it …

MCU Has 'Plans' to Introduce Ms. Marvel After Captain Marvel

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has confirmed there are "plans" to introduce Ms. Marvel into the MCU after Captain Marvel.<p>"Captain Marvel's …

Researchers just proved why it's so scary that digital assistants are always listening

As if we needed more reasons to be freaked out by increasingly powerful digital assistants, there's a new nightmare scenario: The music you listen to …

iOS will soon disable USB connection if left locked for a week

In a move seemingly designed specifically to frustrate law enforcement, Apple is adding a security feature to iOS that totally disables data being sent over USB if the device isn’t unlocked for a period of 7 days. This spoils many methods for exploiting that connection to coax information out of …

If There's Going to Be a Deadpool 3, Ryan Reynolds Wants a Smaller Movie

Part of what made the first <i>Deadpool</i>’s blockbuster success so amazing was that the film’s budget was surprisingly lean, leading to creative choices …

On the Bubble: What Shows Are Coming Back, What’s Not

With upfronts right around the corner, the usual flurry of renewals and cancellations at the broadcast networks will be coming soon.<p>Hit shows like …

Blizzard and Epic take 'Overwatch' and 'Fortnite' cheating very seriously

Game-makers have had a field day making examples out of cheaters the past few weeks. Most recently, a pair of <i>Overwatch</i> hackers were charged in South Korea as a result of a year-long investigation by the region's police. Working with Blizzard (translated), the Seoul National Police Agency Cyber …

FTC gives Asus, Microsoft, and Sony 30 days to change illegal warranty terms

<i>Flickr via Eirik Solheim. Click for original.</i><p>Asus, Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony are among the six companies to receive a warning letter from the US …

Netflix reveals Sense8 series finale premiere date, first poster

Sensates have something to look forward to this summer.<p>The Netflix drama’s two-hour series finale special will premiere June 8, the streaming giant …

The MasterClass App Has Finally Arrived

It's been three years since MasterClass first made a splash on the internet, offering the once-in-a-lifetime chance to learn a craft from the leading ladies and gentlemen across all types of leading industries. Now, POPSUGAR can exclusively confirm that the company is bringing its game-changing …

Serena Williams

Wordscanner Pro now FREE on iOS for first time in years (Reg. $3)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Scanner App – Wordscanner pro for iOS is now available for <b>free</b> on the App Store. Regularly $3, this is the first time it has gone …

Apps

SNK looks to take on Nintendo & Sega with its own Neo Geo Classic Edition console

The Nintendo Classic Edition re-released consoles have been some of the hottest commodities in gaming over last couple years. Now, several of the most nostalgic names in the business are following suit. We already know Atari will release its own gaming hardware later this year and Sega finally …

Retrogaming

Peter, the New Star of Deadpool 2, Has a Real Twitter That's an Absolute Delight

The latest and final trailer for <i>Deadpool 2</i> added a new member to the X-Force: Peter. He doesn’t have any powers, he just responded to the ad. And, as …

'God of War' has an incredible story. Here are some tips to help you fully enjoy it.

<i>God of War</i> sure has grown up.<p>The days of gratuitous sex and violence are over. Kratos is older and wiser, and he's got a second shot at being a …

Santa Monica

This chessboard isn’t haunted, it just moves the pieces on its own

My chess board collects dust at home. It’s a game I have loved playing ever since my father taught it to me at a young age, but over the past few …

Snoop Dogg’s Star Trek parody Unbelievable!!!!! is the final frontier of hilarious

You probably think the last person who could ever be associated with <i>Star Trek</i> is Snoop Dogg, but he’s just gone there. As Deadline found out, the …

Access your Mac from your iPad with Splashtop Personal while it’s FREE (Reg. $10)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Splashtop Personal for iOS allows you to access your Mac and PC desktop from your iPad. The regularly $10 app is now available for</b> …

Tomb Raider

Starbucks will close 8,000 US stores May 29 for racial-bias training

Starbucks says it will close its 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States for one afternoon to educate employees about racial bias.<p>The announcement follows an uproar over the arrest of two black men who were waiting for a friend at a Philadelphia Starbucks last week. The store manager called …

Anti-Defamation League

These Jabra wireless earbuds are the best alternative to Apple’s AirPods

The new $170 Jabra Elite 65t earbuds are my go-to recommendation for anyone who wants truly wireless earbuds that aren’t Apple’s AirPods. As good as the AirPods are, there are several things that might rule them out for some people. If you’re like me, it’s the one-size-fits-most design; my ears …

John Krasinski breaks silence, reveals the origin of the monsters in A Quiet Place

The draw of <i>A Quiet Place</i> resides on the philosophy that less is more. With almost no dialogue, John Krasinski's directorial debut maintains an aura …

Jurassic Park

The PS5 release date just got leaked

By Luke Edwards<p>The Sony PlayStation 5 release date has been the subject of much discussion and it may have just been leaked, as way off in</b> …

PS4 Pro

A new app called Garden helps you stay in touch with friends and family without Facebook

Facebook has become the de facto way people today keep up with their friends and family and, at times, their wider network of professional acquaintances and colleagues. But its inattention to user data protection is leading some people looking for an out. A new app called Garden, officially …

Raids on Trump’s Lawyer Sought Records of Payments to Women

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. agents who raided the office of President Trump’s personal lawyer on Monday were looking for records about payments to two women who claim they had affairs with Mr. Trump as well as information related to the role of the publisher of The National Enquirer in silencing one of …

Donald Trump