PUBG addiction harmful for kids, school warns parents - Times Now

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds or PUBG has become one of the most popular online multiplayer games ever seen and since the game was released for smartphones in form of PUBG Mobile, it has seen a massive reach among youngsters as well as gaming ...-- https://www.timesnownews.com/technology-science/article/pubg-addiction-harmful-for-kids-school-warms-parents/327020

The creators of the cult game Fortnite declared war Steam - The Koz Post (blog)

The creators of the most popular games in the world of Fortnite created a new library and a shop of electronic games. The main advantage of the new site will be a low fee for publishers of video games which are much lower than Steam. This will help the ...-- https://kozpost.com/blog/the-creators-of-the-cult-game-fortnite-declared-war-steam/23863/

Ancient Black Plague Found in Swedish Gravesite - Gizmodo

Long before the two deadliest pandemics in history—the Plague of Justinian and the Black Plague—an ancient strain of the bacterium responsible for these scourges, Yersinia pestis, may have already wreaked havoc among Neolithic European communities ...-- https://gizmodo.com/ancient-black-plague-found-in-swedish-gravesite-1830907860

PUBG addiction harmful for kids, school warns parents - Times Now

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds or PUBG has become one of the most popular online multiplayer games ever seen and since the game was released for smartphones in form of PUBG Mobile, it has seen a massive reach among youngsters as well as gaming ...-- https://www.timesnownews.com/technology-science/article/pubg-addiction-harmful-for-kids-school-warms-parents/327020

The creators of the cult game Fortnite declared war Steam - The Koz Post (blog)

The creators of the most popular games in the world of Fortnite created a new library and a shop of electronic games. The main advantage of the new site will be a low fee for publishers of video games which are much lower than Steam. This will help the ...-- https://kozpost.com/blog/the-creators-of-the-cult-game-fortnite-declared-war-steam/23863/

John Bolton says he knew in advance Huawei executive would be arrested - The Guardian

National security adviser said US had long been concerned about role of Chinese tech companies in theft of technological knowhow. Julian Borger in Washington and Lily Kuo in Beijing. Thu 6 Dec 2018 18.21 EST Last modified on Thu 6 Dec 2018 18.23 EST.-- https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/dec/06/john-bolton-huawei-cfo-meng-wanzhou-arrest-extradition-us

Why 40% iPhone Discount Is Bad For Apple - Forbes

Apple shares have fallen 26% from their October 2018 high and they're poised to fall further. You can argue that Apple's decline is due to factors beyond its control. For example, the White House threatened to endanger Apple by putting it in the cross ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/petercohan/2018/12/06/why-40-iphone-discount-is-bad-for-apple/

The best Amazon devices of 2018 - USA TODAY

For years, Amazon has been the one-stop-shop for almost every kind of brand or product that you need. But in the last few years, Amazon itself has started to create its own products to sell alongside others. And with the huge popularity of smart home ...-- https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/reviewedcom/2018/12/06/best-amazon-devices-2018/2225159002/

How Tumblr's Porn Ban Could Put Sex Workers at Risk - TeenVogue.com

For Peach*, 20, her work hours mostly occur when people are getting ready for bed. Her days are filled with planning for her night shift — which makeup and outfits she'll wear that evening, what themes her videos will have. When she's finally ready ...-- https://www.teenvogue.com/story/how-tumblrs-porn-ban-could-put-sex-workers-at-risk

US Military Plane Flies Over Ukraine in Warning to Russia - Wall Street Journal

WASHINGTON—The Pentagon said Thursday that it carried out a rare flight over Ukraine under the international Open Skies Treaty to “reaffirm U.S. commitment to Ukraine" amid heightened Russia-Ukraine tensions. It was the second such U.S. military ...-- https://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-military-plane-flies-over-ukraine-in-warning-to-russia-1544136754

'PUBG' PS4 Release Time: When Can You Preload & Download the Game? - Newsweek

PUBG has nearly arrived on PS4, so we're here to tell you the exact time the game releases on Sony's flagship console. We've also got details on preloads and preorders for those who still need them. Are you ready to play the game that kicked off the ...-- https://www.newsweek.com/pubg-ps4-release-time-when-preload-download-game-1247131

Epic Games Store being developed by Steam Spy founder, Sergey Galyonkin - GameDaily.biz

When Epic Games announced the launch of its own digital storefront last week, many developers praised the platform's favorable revenue split. Epic promises that devs will receive 88 percent of a game's sales, while it will take the remaining 12 percent.-- https://gamedaily.biz/article/436/epic-games-store-being-developed-by-steam-spy-founder-sergey-galyonkin

How Google can clean up its messaging mess after Allo's shutdown - PCWorld

Google would like us to think of its messaging strategy as a work in progress. What it's progressing towards, I don't know. Amongst all the changes, additions, mergers, and rebranding its series of messaging apps have gone through over the past few ...-- https://www.pcworld.com/article/3326068/google/google-messaging-allo-hangouts-messages.html

DeepMind in AI breakthrough with smarter version of AlphaGo - Financial Times

DeepMind, the London-based artificial intelligence company, has announced two research successes — the strongest game-playing AI so far and the world's most powerful predictor of the shape of protein molecules — as it returns to its scientific roots ...-- https://www.ft.com/content/ac50f12a-f962-11e8-af46-2022a0b02a6c

Amazon Music customers can now talk to Alexa more naturally - TechCrunch

Amazon Music, reportedly the third-largest subscription-based music service worldwide, is doubling down on voice. The company is today announcing the launch of a new set of features that will allow Amazon Music customers to chat with Alexa in a more ...-- https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/06/amazon-music-customers-can-now-talk-to-alexa-more-naturally/

Why Huawei arrest deepens conflict between US and China - Washington Post

WASHINGTON — The dramatic arrest of a Chinese telecommunications executive has driven home why it will so hard for the Trump administration to resolve its deepening conflict with China. In the short run, the arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer ...-- https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/china-demands-canada-release-huawei-executive/2018/12/06/862f3cc0-f923-11e8-8642-c9718a256cbd_story.html

Fortnite is being sued for appropriating dance moves from black artists - Quartz

Rapper 2 Milly is suing Epic Games, the makers of Fortnite, for allegedly using and profiting from, without permission, a dance move he created. The dance move in question is the “Milly Rock,” which 2 Milly—whose real name is Terence ...-- https://qz.com/quartzy/1486659/fortnite-sued-for-using-milly-rock-dance-in-swipe-it-emote/

The New 'Far Cry' Box-Art Just Leaked Online And It Doesn't Look Great - Forbes

As always, take the below image with a grain of salt. This is the leaked box-art for Ubisoft's new off-year Far Cry game, apparently called Far Cry: New Dawn. It could be a fake, but I suspect it's the real thing. Far Cry: New DawnCredit: Ubisoft. The ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2018/12/06/the-new-far-cry-box-art-just-leaked-and-it-doesnt-look-great/

'Red Dead Online' Is Giving Away Free Cash And Gold Bars As It Fixes Its Economy - Forbes

It's time for the first Red Dead Online update, the one where Rockstar tries to rebalance the economy so that beans aren't worth more than gold and so that salmon isn't the only thing in the game worth its weight in...beans, I guess. Tomorrow Rockstar ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/davidthier/2018/12/06/red-dead-online-is-giving-away-free-cash-and-gold-bars-as-it-fixes-its-economy/

How to Unlock Every Fortnite Season 7 Battle Pass Skin - NDTV

Fortnite Season 7 comes with a host of new skins along with the Fortnite Battle Pass, giving you Lynx and Zenith skins from the get go. These Fortnite Battle Pass skins unlock new styles as you keep playing and levelling up with seven variants of the ...-- https://gadgets.ndtv.com/games/news/fortnite-season-7-battle-pass-skins-unlock-how-to-1958968

Kenya Launches Construction Of A New Geothermal Power Plant In A Bid To Raise Its Green Energy Stock - Africa.com

Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KENGEN) has launched the construction of an 83 MegaWatts geothermal plant in Olkaria, Naivasha. The proposed plant is expected to increase the country's geothermal power output on its completion in 2021. Kenya ...and more »-- https://www.africa.com/kenya-launches-construction-of-a-new-geothermal-power-plant-in-a-bid-to-raise-its-green-energy-stock/

Offset's Alleged Mistress Was in One of Nicki Minaj's Music Videos - E! Online

Summer Bunni, the woman accused of coming between Cardi B and Offset, appeared in a Nicki Minaj video earlier this year. On Wednesday, shortly after Cardi announced her split from her Migos star husband, The Shade Room posted a video of Summer ...-- https://www.eonline.com/news/993891/offset-s-alleged-mistress-was-in-one-of-nicki-minaj-s-music-videos

Xbox One family settings get cross-play filters - Windows Central

Family Settings on Xbox One are an important tool which let parents monitor and restrict the types of games and the duration to which their children play those games. Microsoft already provides options to limit a variety of features in screen time ...-- https://www.windowscentral.com/xbox-one-family-settings-get-cross-play-filters

Google To End Support For Messaging App Allo - PYMNTS.com

Google announced Thursday (Dec. 6) that it is shutting down Allo, its messaging app, which was aimed at helping people get more done in their chats and express themselves more easily. In a company blog post, Matt Klainer, vice president of consumer ...-- https://www.pymnts.com/google/2018/messaging-app-allo-chat-support/

Why 40% iPhone Discount Is Bad For Apple - Forbes

Apple shares have fallen 26% from their October 2018 high and they're poised to fall further. You can argue that Apple's decline is due to factors beyond its control. For example, the White House threatened to endanger Apple by putting it in the cross ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/petercohan/2018/12/06/why-40-iphone-discount-is-bad-for-apple/

Amazon Music customers can now talk to Alexa more naturally - TechCrunch

Amazon Music, reportedly the third-largest subscription-based music service worldwide, is doubling down on voice. The company is today announcing the launch of a new set of features that will allow Amazon Music customers to chat with Alexa in a more ...-- https://techcrunch.com/2018/12/06/amazon-music-customers-can-now-talk-to-alexa-more-naturally/

DeepMind in AI breakthrough with smarter version of AlphaGo - Financial Times

DeepMind, the London-based artificial intelligence company, has announced two research successes — the strongest game-playing AI so far and the world's most powerful predictor of the shape of protein molecules — as it returns to its scientific roots ...-- https://www.ft.com/content/ac50f12a-f962-11e8-af46-2022a0b02a6c

Red Dead Online UPDATE: Big Red Dead Redemption 2 multiplayer economy news - Express.co.uk

Fans on PS4 and Xbox One will start seeing a host of changes in the Red Dead Redemption 2 multiplayer mode. Having confirmed they were making changes to the way economy worked in Red Dead Online, a new update has been released today detailing ...-- https://www.express.co.uk/entertainment/gaming/1055468/Red-Dead-Online-UPDATE-Red-Dead-Redemption-2-multiplayer-economy-news

The New 'Far Cry' Box-Art Just Leaked Online And It Doesn't Look Great - Forbes

As always, take the below image with a grain of salt. This is the leaked box-art for Ubisoft's new off-year Far Cry game, apparently called Far Cry: New Dawn. It could be a fake, but I suspect it's the real thing. Far Cry: New DawnCredit: Ubisoft. The ...-- https://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2018/12/06/the-new-far-cry-box-art-just-leaked-and-it-doesnt-look-great/