How To Find The Android 12 Easter Egg

Oct 1, 2022

Mr.Mikla/Shutterstock Easter eggs — that is, hidden secrets that may take years or even decades to find – have been a long-standing tradition in Android. The first landmark Easter egg arrived with Android Gingerbread; it was the result of a nifty collaboration between the artist Jack Larson known for his zombie pieces and the Android development team. In light of that, it's not surprising to learn that the first Andriod Easter egg was a piece of artwork — specifically, a ...read more

For a limited time, Chase cardholders can redeem points for Apple products through Ultimate Rewards with up to a 50% bonus

Oct 1, 2022

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. Chase points are unusually valuable for Apple products for a limited time. Tada Images/Shutterstock Chase is offering a bonus when you redeem points to purchase Apple products through Ultimate Rewards. You'll get a ...read more

How J. Crew went from beloved to bankrupt — and how it launched its comeback

Oct 1, 2022

US Markets Loading... H M S Updated 2022-10-01T11:30:00Z Wang Ying/Xinhua via Getty In the early 2000s, J. Crew was widely considered one of America's most beloved brands. But by the 2010s, sales had started lagging. J. Crew filed for bankruptcy in 2020. Now, the company is under new leadership and is poised for a resurgence.  It's been a tumultuous ride for J. Crew over the past two decades or so.  In its heyday in the 2000s, J. Crew garner ...read more

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: October 1, 2022 | Rates increase this week

Oct 1, 2022

Insider's experts choose the best products and services to help make smart decisions with your money (here’s how). In some cases, we receive a commission from our our partners, however, our opinions are our own. Terms apply to offers listed on this page. Mortgage rates became slightly volatile toward the end of the week and even dipped slightly on Thursday. But they're still higher today than they were at the beginning of the week. This marks yet another week of increases for mortgage rates. ...read more

Disney Dreamlight Valley October update adds Scar

Oct 1, 2022

Everything the dreamlight touches. Lion King villain Scar will join Disney Dreamlight Valley in October, as part of the game's first major content update. In a Twitter thread, developer Gameloft said it expected the update to launch "in around three weeks", and fix several priority bugs such as issues with lost progress, missing founder's pack rewards, and general console crashes. October's update will also add new features, such as an improved photo mode and new poses for y ...read more

United is cutting 12 more routes from its hubs in cities like Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Chicago — see the full list

Oct 1, 2022

United is cutting routes originating in LA, San Francisco, Chicago, and other cities. The airline's West Coast hubs will see most of the cuts. United ranks as the fourth largest airline in the US based on available seats. Loading Something is loading. United Airlines is slashing routes from some of its biggest hubs as the nation's fourth-largest carrier continues to aggressively drop small cities amid a nationwide pilot shortage. The Chicago-based carrier is suspending 1 ...read more

Every Nissan Skyline GT-R Generation Ranked Worst To Best

Oct 1, 2022

The Nissan Skyline, and particularly its GT-R spinoff, is one of the most respected and coveted nameplates to come out of Japan. For decades, the car was only available in eastern markets, and anyone on the other side of the globe had to deal with secondhand imports in order to get one. American and European drivers finally had their cravings indulged by Nissan in 2009, when the current R35 generation was released as a global platform (via Car and Driver). The GT-R has long been seen as Jap ...read more

Terraria's Labor of Love update is now live

Oct 1, 2022

"The game is at its most vibrant and exciting point that we can recall." The Labor of Love update for Terraria is now live and includes a tonne of new features and improvements. That includes a new World Seed that turns the world upside down, with players tackling magnifying threats until they reach the Surface. There's also a World Seed that mashes all the others together. The update is free and includes plenty of bug fixes and small improvements, like tweaks to the void ba ...read more

Former Trump Commerce Department official and Turning Point USA ex-employee sentenced to 5.5 years in prison for child pornography possession

Oct 1, 2022

A former US Department of Commerce official pleaded guilty to a federal child pornography charge. Adam Hageman, 26, was sentenced to five-and-a-half years in prison. Prior to working for the Commerce Department in the Trump administration, he had a job with Turning Point USA. Loading Something is loading. A former Commerce Department official in the Trump administration has been sentenced to 5-and-a-half years in prison after pleading guilty to a federal charge of receiv ...read more

FIFA 23 lets you turn off commentary that points out how bad you are playing

Oct 1, 2022

There's always next week. FIFA 23 is out in the wild after the EA Play trial went live a day early, and so new features are emerging. One nice to have but unexpected new feature is the ability to disable critical commentary. Here's the option in the main game settings: Checking this box means the commentators won't point out how bad you're doing during gameplay, but will say all the other normal stuff they say during a match. I'm the kind of FIFA player who plays wi ...read more