Riot Video games is formally below investigation for alleged gender discrimination

Riot Video games is formally below investigation for alleged gender discrimination 3

The developer of the popular League of Legends game has been facing down allegations and lawsuits over what’s reportedly a toxic workplace culture, culminating in a mass walkout when the company tried to force two women into arbitration instead of having their day in court. But it now appears that the State of California has […]

Riot Video games is formally below investigation for alleged gender discrimination

Riot Video games is formally below investigation for alleged gender discrimination 4

The developer of the popular League of Legends game has been facing down allegations and lawsuits over what’s reportedly a toxic workplace culture, culminating in a mass walkout when the company tried to force two women into arbitration instead of having their day in court. But it now appears that the State of California has […]

Telegram blames China for ‘powerful DDoS attack’ throughout Hong Kong protests

Telegram blames China for ‘powerful DDoS attack’ throughout Hong Kong protests 5

Telegram founder Pavel Durov has suggested that the Chinese government may have been behind a recent DDoS attack on the encrypted messaging service. Writing on Twitter, the founder called it a “state actor-sized DDoS” which came mainly from IP addresses located in China. Durov noted that the attack coincided with the ongoing protests in Hong […]

AT&T is the newest to cancel Galaxy Fold preorders

AT&T is the newest to cancel Galaxy Fold preorders 6

AT&T has become the latest retailer to cancel preorders for the Galaxy Fold, the company has confirmed to The Verge. The news came to light after Tom’s Guide received an email regarding the publication’s preorder device. In the email AT&T said that “Samsung delayed the release of the phone, which means we can’t ship your […]

Spotify’s formally separating podcasts and music in premium customers’ libraries

Spotify’s formally separating podcasts and music in premium customers’ libraries 8

After at least a month of testing, Spotify is rolling out an updated library look for its premium users that will separate podcasts and music more clearly. It’s also introducing some new functionality for podcasts and music. Currently, the layout for a premium users’ library is tricky to navigate, with all your media — playlists, […]

Spotify’s formally separating podcasts and music in premium customers’ libraries

Spotify’s formally separating podcasts and music in premium customers’ libraries 9

After at least a month of testing, Spotify is rolling out an updated library look for its premium users that will separate podcasts and music more clearly. It’s also introducing some new functionality for podcasts and music. Currently, the layout for a premium users’ library is tricky to navigate, with all your media — playlists, […]

Take heed to this AI voice clone of Invoice Gates created by Fb’s engineers

Take heed to this AI voice clone of Invoice Gates created by Fb’s engineers 10

We’re headed for a revolution in computer-generated speech, and a voice clone of Microsoft founder Bill Gates demonstrates exactly why. In the clips embedded below, you can listen to what seems to be Gates reeling off a series of innocuous phrases. “A cramp is no small danger on a swim,” he cautions. “Write a fond […]

The 5 largest bulletins from UploadVR’s 2019 E3 VR showcase

The 5 largest bulletins from UploadVR’s 2019 E3 VR showcase 12

This was the first year of the UploadVR’s E3 virtual reality showcase, and although we’ve probably seen bigger individual VR announcements at E3, the show was packed with trailers and game reveals. We’ll see a lot of these games get full releases over the next year, but for now, here’s some of the most exciting […]

The 5 greatest bulletins from UploadVR’s 2019 E3 VR showcase

The 5 greatest bulletins from UploadVR’s 2019 E3 VR showcase 13

This was the first year of the UploadVR’s E3 virtual reality showcase, and although we’ve probably seen bigger individual VR announcements at E3, the show was packed with trailers and game reveals. We’ll see a lot of these games get full releases over the next year, but for now, here’s some of the most exciting […]

Netflix has renewed Love, Loss of life and Robots for a second season

Netflix has renewed Love, Loss of life and Robots for a second season 14

Netflix announced it has renewed Love, Death and Robots for a second season. The first season, which debuted in early 2019, featured 18 short films and, uniquely, Netflix even switched up the episode order for some viewers. Per a tweet from Netflix’s See What’s Next Twitter account, Jennifer Yuh Nelson will be the supervising director […]

Some Shenmue III Kickstarter backers need refunds as a result of it’s an Epic Video games Retailer unique

Some Shenmue III Kickstarter backers need refunds as a result of it’s an Epic Video games Retailer unique 17

Some backers of action game Shenmue III’s multimillion-dollar Kickstarter campaign are upset that it will launch exclusively on Epic’s Games Store, scuttling plans for a launch on Steam. Developer Ys Net revealed Epic’s exclusivity during E3’s PC Gaming Show today. Almost immediately, backers who had specifically requested a Steam key flooded Ys Net’s Kickstarter announcement, […]

Curler Champions is a Ubisoft curler derby sport with a preview out there at the moment

Curler Champions is a Ubisoft curler derby sport with a preview out there at the moment 22

Ubisoft is announcing a roller derby game called Roller Champions, and a PC-only pre-alpha preview is available today. Roller Champions is described as a team-based, player-versus-player sports game where players work their way up from street derby leagues to championships. It’s playable until June 14th, and when it officially launches in early 2020, it will […]

Apple refreshes Beats Solo3 colours, leaves internals unchanged

Apple refreshes Beats Solo3 colours, leaves internals unchanged 23

Apple has a new summer collection of Beats Solo3 variants, but you shouldn’t worry about them obviating your existing Solo3 pair as these are all merely new colors, not new tech. That being said, the foursome of fresh color combinations might be Apple’s best to date, with summery and expressive red and yellow options alongside […]

Apple refreshes Beats Solo3 colours, leaves internals unchanged

Apple refreshes Beats Solo3 colours, leaves internals unchanged 27

Apple has a new summer collection of Beats Solo3 variants, but you shouldn’t worry about them obviating your existing Solo3 pair as these are all merely new colors, not new tech. That being said, the foursome of fresh color combinations might be Apple’s best to date, with summery and expressive red and yellow options alongside […]

YouTube CEO apologizes to LGBTQ neighborhood after outcry

YouTube CEO apologizes to LGBTQ neighborhood after outcry 31

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki is apologizing to the LGBTQ community in the wake of the company’s failure to take more definitive action against conservative pundit Steven Crowder’s channel. “I know that the decisions we made was very hurtful to the LGBTQ community and that wasn’t our intention at all,” Wojcicki said at the Code Conference […]