Riot police and activists clash in Hong Kong airport for second day

By Russell Hope, news reporter Pro-democracy protesters and riot police have clashed for a second day at Hong Kong airport – one of the world’s busiest transport hubs. Thousands of demonstrators, many wearing black and covering their faces, barricaded entrances with luggage trolleys – and at least 120 flights were …

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Destiny 2 director reflects on the state of the game and what's coming next

Part one of Destiny 2 game director Luke Smith’s long-awaited multi-part magnum update spends most of its time looking back at the game’s recent history, touching on topics including the impact of the Annual Pass on the development team—it was a grind—and the challenge of maintaining difficulty while keeping things …

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CBS and Viacom are back together again as ViacomCBS

After all the rumors and wrangling and hand-holding and who knows what go into this sort of thing, CBS and Viacom — once part of the same company but were split apart some time ago — are back together. At its most basic level that means the broadcast network (that’s CBS) …

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Three French children die after wave hits boat in Channel

Image copyright AFP Image caption Rescuers got the victims to shore but the children were unconscious and died (file pic) Three young French children drowned off the Normandy coast when a family’s motorboat was struck by a huge wave and capsized in windy conditions. Three adults on board survived Monday’s …

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Kerber knocked out by Estonian Kontaveit in Cincinnati

(Reuters) – Estonian Anett Kontaveit ousted German 13th seed Angelique Kerber 7-6(7) 6-2 in the opening round of the Cincinnati Masters on Tuesday. The 23-year-old Kontaveit came from 5-3 down and saved a set point at 6-5 on the way to taking the opening set against the former world number …

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Pakistan calls for urgent UN Security Council meeting amid Kashmir lockdown

Pakistan is calling for an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council, saying India’s decision to strip Kashmir of its autonomy threatens international peace and could lead to ethnic cleansing and genocide in the Muslim-majority region. READ MORE: ‘A total blackout’: Kashmiri-Canadians unable to contact relatives since India cut internet …

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Blog: 7 must-read books for game designers

The following blog post, unless otherwise noted, was written by a member of Gamasutra’s community.The thoughts and opinions expressed are those of the writer and not Gamasutra or its parent company.     Abstract This article discusses when and how game design has become a profession as well as when …

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How to Move Google Authenticator to a New Phone (or Multiple Phones)

Volodymyr Kalyniuk/Shutterstock.com Two-factor authentication has become an essential security precaution for many people, but it can also be a source of anxiety. When you change or upgrade phones, Google Authenticator doesn’t migrate codes automatically—you need to do that manually. Thankfully, it’s not difficult to move Google Authenticator codes from one …

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French politician accused of doctoring photo of Alpine climb

A French politician has hit back at claims he changed the angle in a photograph to make the his ascent of an icy summit in the Alps seem more perilous. Éric Woerth, a senior right-of-centre MP, insisted the picture he tweeted of his climb up the Aiguille d’Argentiere was genuine …

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