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Fortnite uses cunning tactic to combat Apex Legends growth – Dexerto.com

Epic Games have turned to a peculiar tactic to fight against Apex Legends' explosive first-week growth, as the Respawn Entertainment title aims to topple Fortnite. Since its release on February 4, the free-to-play battle royale game has sparked ...

Microsoft really doesn’t want you to use Internet Explorer anymore – The Verge

Microsoft killed off the Internet Explorer brand nearly four years ago, choosing Edge as its modern browser for Windows 10. Internet Explorer lived on as plumbing for Windows and for business compatibility, but Microsoft isn’t supporting it with new ...

‘Fortnite’ is killing the rest of the video game industry

It was “game over” for video gaming stocks on Wednesday after two of the biggest industry names reported weak quarterly guidance in the face of intense competition from “free-to-play” games like “Fortnite.”Both Electronic Arts and Take-Two ...

NYPD asks Google to scrap Waze’s DUI checkpoints – Engadget

While Waze doesn't have a driving while intoxicated (DWI) alert in particular, users can drop a checkpoint marker on the map and add more details on the icon. People can easily tell others if they can expect a speed trap or a DUI/DWI roadblock. The ...

2020 Toyota Tacoma First Look: Popular Truck Gets an Update – Motor Trend

When we compared midsize trucks recently, the Toyota Tacoma came up short. Way short. It looks great, promises to be dead reliable, and should continue to have great resale value, but the rest of the Tacoma experience was lacking compared to the ...

NetherRealm’s Brutal Response To Fans Who Want Shaggy In Mortal Kombat 11 – Nintendo Life

Fatality by Liam Doolan 4 hours agoSuper Smash Bros. Ultimate isn't the only game which has a vocal minority of fans who like to make questionable fighter requests. If you've been keeping tabs on Mortal Kombat 11, you may or may not have heard about ...

Essential is resurrecting the once-dead Newton Mail app – The Verge

Essential is bringing back Newton Mail, the defunct email app that it acquired last December following Newton’s shutdown in September due to an inability to compete with better funded and more popular competitors like Google and Microsoft, via ...

Crash Team Racing Graphics Comparison: 1999 vs. 2019 – IGN

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Apple reveals the Russian user data it stores on local servers – Engadget

The filing didn't mention whether users' messages, files and contacts will be part of the deal. It did say, however, that the collection includes Apple Russia employees' passport numbers and place and time of issuance, their addresses, history of ...

Apple could pay a reward to the 14-year-old boy who found the FaceTime snooping bug – CNBC

Grant Thompson, the 14-year-old who found Apple's FaceTime flaw, may get a bug bounty for his discovery. Bug bounties are the monetary rewards tech companies give people who find glitches in their products. "I kind of found this one on accident, ...