Razer Edge Revealed As A 5G Steam Deck And Switch Challenger

Oct 15, 2022

Razer Razer is the latest brand to step inside the handled gaming console ring, following in the footsteps of Nintendo with its Switch, Valve with the Steam Deck, and Logitech with the G Cloud. At its RazerCon 2022 event, the gaming brand introduced the Razer Edge 5G, an Android-based handheld gaming console launched exclusively in partnership with Verizon that will be available starting in January 2023. A Wi-Fi version of the device will also be sold by Razer via its website ...read more

ReCore developer Armature bought by Meta

Oct 15, 2022

Alongside 'Splosion Man studio Twisted Pixel. Facebook parent company Meta has snaffled up several developers, including ReCore maker Armature Studio, to fold into its own Oculus Studios brand. Armature will be joined as part of Meta by LocoCycle and 'Splosion Man developer Twisted Pixel Games, as well as Marvel's Iron Man VR company Camouflaj. Meta made the acquisition announcements last night as part of its Meta Connect event, where it also confirmed a partnership with Xbo ...read more

Flames shot out of the engine of a United Airlines plane after a bird strike, forcing its return to Chicago O'Hare Airport

Oct 15, 2022

A United flight made an emergency landing after it hit a bird shortly after takeoff, per abc7. Witnesses told the news channel they could see flames and heard loud noises from the jet's engine.  A video posted on Twitter shows United flight 1930 spitting flames out of its left engine. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Flames could be seen coming from the engine of a United ...read more

Modder dives into Demon's Souls files following PS5 jailbreak, discovers fabled Ring of the Chieftain

Oct 15, 2022

Earlier this month, high-profile modder Lance McDonald announced that the PlayStation 5 had been "jailbroken". Now, following the discovery of this jailbreaking exploit, McDonald has been rifling around in the files for both BluePoint's Demon's Souls remake and those of the elusive Abandoned from developer Blue Box Game Studio. Eurogamer Newscast: Are CD Projekt's Cyberpunk and Witcher plans too ambitious? When having a closer look at those files for Demon's Souls, McDonald came a ...read more

Bill Ackman touted a $2.7 billion profit from hedging rate hikes, explained his costly Netflix exit, and said interest rates could peak below 5%. Here are his 8 best quotes from a recent interview.

Oct 15, 2022

Bill Ackman's Pershing Square has made about $2.7 billion hedging interest-rate hikes. Ackman explained his Netflix exit, and suggested US inflation has peaked and rates won't exceed 5%. The billionaire investor cheered the bargains on offer following this year's market downturn. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. Bill Ackman's Pershing Square has made about $2.7 billion hedging again ...read more

Zelle Vs Venmo: Which Is The Better Payment App?

Oct 15, 2022

Michael Vi/Shutterstock Of the many questions raised by the interface between money and the internet, maybe the simplest is "how do I quickly, safely shoot day-to-day spending money from here to there?" The ubiquity of online payment has made money more mobile but also necessarily more complicated. Purely online financial instruments have created new places to gain, lose, and exchange money beyond bank accounts, pants pockets, and couch cushions. Going digital has also created s ...read more

PSA: Avoid your console apps for video streaming if you can

Oct 15, 2022

The cost of convenience is quite high. Picture this. You just finished up a session of Overwatch 2 with the squad, and now it's time to chill with some Netflix. Sure, you could use the built-in app on your Smart TV, or switchover to your Chromecast, but that's a lot of effort. Both Sony and Microsoft have been kind enough to include all your favorite media apps, including a native Disney+ app on PS5 at last! Eurogamer Newscast: Are CD Projekt's Cyberpunk and Witcher plans ...read more

The Rock, already in Fortnite, will now be in Fortnite again

Oct 15, 2022

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is making a second appearance in Fortnite - this time as his DC Comics alter ego Black Adam. The Rock, of course, already exists in Fortnite as one of the game's original characters - The Foundation - and has leant his role and likeness to the hero since March last year. Now he'll appear in character as Black Adam, to tie in with his appearance in the film of the same name, which is set to launch in cinemas next week. Eurogamer Newscast: Are CD Projek ...read more

Two unreleased "one-of-a-kind, never-digitised" NES games spotted on eBay

Oct 15, 2022

Will sell for "thousands". There are new eBay listings advertising two "one-of-a-kind, never-digitised" unreleased NES games. Eurogamer Newscast: Are CD Projekt's Cyberpunk and Witcher plans too ambitious? The first of these games is Battlefields of Napoleon, and it includes all of its original packaging design (see below). Battlefields of Napoleon. The second one, however, now this is where things get really interesting. This enigmatic and very plain looking cartri ...read more

CVS lowers prices on store-brand menstrual products by 25% in pharmacies nationwide, covers 'tampon taxes" in 12 states

Oct 15, 2022

CVS announced 25% price cuts for its store-branded menstrual products.  The company's initiative also includes paying sales taxes on period products on customers' behalf in 12 states. Advocates are working towards legislation to address sales taxes on period products. Loading Something is loading. Thanks for signing up! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed while you're on the go. CVS Health is taking steps to address the cost of period care by reducing the pric ...read more