EA aims to start using Steam again, a quick chat about RTX-enabled games, Sony’s PS4 is the highest selling current gen console, the Xbox All Access program returns and a look at what Windows 10x is and if it really matters to you (hint: it doesn’t).
Google’s streaming game tech Stadia could have better latency in a year or two, the latest device to get DRM, Nerf darts, the Internet Archive recently added a plethora of pre-windows games and a look at Destiny 2’s new release and relocation along with a review of Sniper Elite V2 Remastered From Rebellion.
Gamestop is trading itself in to the tune of 200 store closings, World-building game Civilization 6 announces a battle royale mode and the biggest announcements from Apple’s recent tech event.
NBA 2K20 isn’t even pretending it isn’t gambling, Nike has a subscription shoe service for kids, Destiny 2 players can now link their accounts with Steam and over a million people have been watching stream of World of Warcraft classic on Twitch.
Long time music streaming holdout Tool joins the modern age, Disney+ is announced and what you can get for $12.99 a month and all three major console makers pledge to sort-of combat loot boxes.
Equifax agrees to data breach settlement, Affected parties may not get $125, Capital One data breach was less hack and more misconfiguration and Apple attempts to bypass tariffs by saying it wants to make products in the US.
30,000 followers makes you an Internet “celebrity,” says UK ad regulator, EA: “We don’t call them loot boxes”, they’re “surprise mechanics” and Court rules Amazon can be held responsible for defective third-party goods.
GameStop is pivoting to a gamer-centric store space to stave off death, Apple is taking a cue from Epic and buying up podcasts that will be exclusive to its service, T-Mobile and Taco Bell are opening combination pop-up stores and if you use a wireless Logitech mouse, it’s time for a firmware update.
Samsung believes Smart TV’s should be checked regularly for viruses, Volvo’s autonomous trucking vehicle is hauling goods in Sweden and all about Facebook’s new crypto currency, Libra Coin.