Pokémon Go To Battle In The Latest Sword & Shield Trailer

Nintendo has released a new trailer for Pokémon Sword and Shield getting to the crux of the matter: Battles. The trailer shows off new abilities like Neutralizing Gas (which cancels out ongoing effects of other abilities and prevents them from being triggered), the effects of held items like the new Room …

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Square Enix Cancels Game Tournaments After Being Sent More Death Threats

Square Enix has cancelled the four Starwing Paradox tournaments scheduled this weekend as a precaution after several death threats were sent to the mecha arcade game’s management team. In an official Square Enix statement, the company says it has reported the threats and is cooperating fully with police. As a …

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Netflix Sets Premiere Date for Peaky Blinders Season 5

Peaky Blinders premieres August 25 on the BBC in the UK, but international viewers don’t have to wait too much longer for their fix of Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) and his enterprising crime family to return. Peaky Blinders’ Season 5 release date on Netflix has been announced – mark your …

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Fantasy football: The case for and against ‘zero RB’ drafting

CLOSE It’s the drafting strategy that fantasy football owners have been debating for years: Punting on running backs for the first few rounds of your draft for star wide receivers, a stud tight end and perhaps a top quarterback before focusing the middle and late picks on value RBs with …

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Rad Review – Exciting Abilities With Random Frustrations

Rad is a rogue-like taking place in a world that has suffered two apocalypses thanks to mistakes made by The Ancients and additional follow-up mistakes by The Menders (who only made things worse). As a teenager growing up in the post-post-apocalypse, the burden falls on you to explore the procedurally …

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Apple Siri vs Amazon Alexa vs Google Assistant: Tests reveal which is smartest

Apple cancels Siri’s grading program that pried on private conversations Quality control frequently comes across recordings which should not have existed in the first place. Amazon Alexa, Apple Siri, and Google Assistant are all getting better at understanding and answering questions, thanks in part to every tech giant using humans to …

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Why lower clock speeds on Intel 10th-gen Ice Lake CPUs aren't a disaster

Despite what’s been said for years about CPUs, megahertz still matters. So just how much should you be freaked out at the lower clock frequencies of Intel’s new 10th-gen Ice Lake CPUs? The answer goes beyond simple numbers. The issue, of course, is the lackadaisical top clock speed of Intel’s fastest …

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Oppo announces Reno 2 flagship with 20x zoom

It seems like the Oppo Reno 10x Zoom, the company’s wedge-selfie-camera phone, came out yesterday (actually, it was in June this year), and Oppo already has a successor. According to an official tweet, the new phone is called Oppo Reno 2. It’s launching on Aug. 28 in India, and — …

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