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Epic added a new item to Fortnite on accident

Jetpacks weren’t the only new backpack in this patch<p><i>Fortnite</i>’s newest patch was released on Tuesday morning and players quickly noticed there was an addition to the game that wasn’t in the patch notes: a new backpack called, Eye of the Storm Tracker.<p>As it turns out, the reason the item wasn’t in …

Fortnite

This PS4 Controller Offers Xbox Elite-Like Features

Scuf Gaming believes it has an answer for PlayStation 4 players who want an Xbox Elite-like controller for their console.<p>The SCUF Vantage controller …

PlayStation 4

PS4 heading into end of its life cycle, PlayStation CEO says

Sony prioritizing PSN and PlayStation Plus<p>The PlayStation 4 is still going strong, but as hardware sales begin to decline, Sony is focusing more on the online services and subscriptions that are tied to the platform, the company said today during its annual Investor Relations Day.<p>Three years ago, …

Gaming

The First Trailer for Mowgli Offers a Darker Take on The Jungle Book

Two years ago, Disney rebooted its own beloved take on Rudyard Kipling’s iconic novel with a CG-strewn re-imagining of its classic (and significantly …

Film Industry

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Zombies Mode: First Look

Activision has finally opened the floodgates and revealed a torrent of information about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. In addition to all-new Specialists and multiplayer options, this year's installment of the popular shooter franchise will also come with a Zombies story mode.<p>In Zombies, four …

Call of Duty

How to Control Your Smart Home With IFTTT

If This Then That (IFTTT) can circumvent communication problems between all your smart devices, from smart speakers to connected light bulbs. Here's …

Smart Homes

John Wick 3 Cast Announced: Meet Zero And Tick Tock Man

The upcoming action sequel <i>John Wick: Chapter 3</i> is currently in production, and last week the first teaser was released to celebrate its arrival in a year's time. Keanu Reeves is obviously returning as the reluctant assassin, and now various members of the supporting cast have been revealed by the …

John Wick

Bill Gates Shares the 5 Books You Should Read This Summer

Bill Gates wants you to do some serious thinking this summer. For his annual list of the best books to read this season, Gates has selected five …

Books

Puma’s Sonic the Hedgehog sneaker collection is just subtle enough to work

But when will we get the Sonic-styled sneakers we want?<p>Sonic the Hedgehog’s entire look is iconic, from the bizarrely blue fur down to his red sneakers and droopy socks. Many have tried to emulate his style, or at least his shoes, with varying success. The latest to try is Puma, the vaunted …

Shoes

Tesla needs to sell more expensive Model 3s so the company doesn’t "die," Musk says

New dual-motor options become available, but the $35,000 base model is still months away<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced the final details of the dual-motor, all-wheel drive version of the Model 3 over the weekend, including a top-of-the-line variant that is more expensive than a base-level Model S or …

Tesla

Battlefield V: Get Your First Glimpse

DICE and EA have revealed the first glimpse at Battlefield V.<p>The official Battlefield Twitter account shared a brief teaser featuring an unknown man …

Amazon Fire TV

Top New Game Releases This Week On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC -- May 20-26

This week is home to heavy hitters like Dark Souls Remastered, State of Decay 2, and Detroit: Become Human.

Dark Souls

Five reasons to prefer Apple Maps over Google Maps

Has there ever been an app that has caused so much of an uproar in the Apple community as Apple Maps? It was released in the fall of 2012 with iOS 6, and it was not received well to say the least. It was so poorly received that Tim Cook even wrote a letter apologizing for the poor launch of Apple …

Google Maps

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

Ad failed to load<p>You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I …

Relationships

Concept For Las Vegas Sphere Sure Does Look Like A Blitzball Arena

The Madison Square Garden Company will break ground this summer in Las Vegas, according to officials (via AP), to build a massive sphere with …

Las Vegas

Here's A Stat That Distorts The Value Of A Game

From <i>Metacritic</i> scores to <i>How Long To Beat</i> completion times, there are plenty of numbers that players reference when deciding to buy a game. Gaming …

Grand Theft Auto

Black Ops 4 Dev Says There Are No Plans for Switch Version

According to the developer of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, there are currently no plans to bring the game to Nintendo's newest console.<p>In an interview …

Call of Duty: Black Ops

Take-Two Hit By Weak Demand

The ongoing trend towards free-to-play games in the battle royale genre may have stolen this company's momentum.<p>Going into its fiscal fourth-quarter …

Investing

Square Enix Files Trademark for 'Outriders'

A trademark for "Outriders" has been filed by Square Enix.<p>The trademark, spotted by Gematsu, was filed on May 18, 2018 with the European Union …

Enix

According to Harvard, This 1 Leadership Trait Separates Exceptional Leaders From the Rest

Better team collaboration, stronger employee commitment, and lower staff turnover are possible, if you can lead with compassion.<p>When researchers Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter looked at the factors that separated exceptional leaders from the pack, one trait stood out above the rest: …

Leadership

Careful what you say in this university, its speech policies are those of Soviet Russia

'University of Michigan is an egregious example of how public institutions are limiting the free expression and debate of ideas.'<p>The thought police are alive and well at the University of Michigan.<p>Take a close look at some of the university’s speech policies and you may feel like you’ve been …

University of Michigan

What Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 learned from more competitive games

Treyarch is looking to some of the most popular and hardcore PC games for their multiplayer inspiration<p>Call of Duty found its success by bridging the gap between casual console shooters and ultra-competitive PC shooters. It didn’t require the careful precision of Counter-Strike, but wasn’t nearly …

Call of Duty: Black Ops

What is Call of Duty in 2018?

When your franchise has to fight for its identity<p><i>Call of Duty: Black Ops 4</i> will not have a single-player campaign — but it <i>will</i> have a Battle Royale mode. This is an interesting turn of events for a few reasons, one being that it invites a simple question: What <i>is</i> Call of Duty in 2018?<p><b>What Call of</b> …

Call of Duty

4 Games You Can Play For Free This Weekend

A low price may be nice, but nothing beats free. Good thing, then, that we all have a selection of games to play for free this weekend. Better yet, one of them you can even keep and play forever as long as you grab it in time. Let's dive in and see what kind of digital fun we can have this weekend …

Grand Theft Auto

Fortnite’s new Solo Showdown mode is for players who want to get competitive

There’s even a 50,000 V-Buck reward to the player who finishes first<p>So far, <i>Fortnite Battle Royale</i>’s limited time-only modes have focused mostly on making the game a little less competitive and a little more silly. Modes like 50v50, Blitz or even Infinity Gauntlet let players relax and play <i>Fortnite</i> …

Gaming Industry

A Doctor Lays Out the Perfect 12-Week Diet Plan to Lose Weight and Feel Amazing

For pretty much anyone on the planet, the hardest part about losing weight is changing your diet. There are so many different paths to cleaning up what you eat, and there's no one-size-fits-all rule. To help you navigate the weight-loss waters, we spoke to Dr. Luiza Petre, a weight-loss and …

Nutrition

No Man’s Sky’s big multiplayer update launches in July

Get some friends together to race, build, and dogfight<p><i>No Man’s Sky</i>’s next major content update is out this summer, alongside its debut on Xbox One. On an Inside Xbox stream, Hello Games co-founder Sean Murray announced that both the Xbox One version and <i>Next</i> would launch July 24 — and it’s bringing …

No Man's Sky

International group of scientists suggest that octopuses might actually be aliens

Normally when you see a story about someone claiming that aliens are hanging out here on Earth its origins can be traced to a misguided conspiracy …

Biology

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Battle Royale Mode Revealed

After weeks of teases and speculation, Activision finally pulled back the curtain on this year's anticipated Call of Duty game, Black Ops 4. Like previous entries, Black Ops 4 will come with a variety of different game modes, including the ever-popular Zombies, but this year's installment will also …

Gaming Industry

Spider-Man PS4 Villain Mister Negative Explained

Spider-Man’s new game for PS4 from Insomniac looks like it’s delivering a lot between the new costume, new web-slinging combat, and a new spin on the …

Comics