Power company asks Epic Games to make bizarre Fortnite change

Hit battle royale game Fortnite, a title known in part for its cartoonish design and unrealistic mechanics, features a number of elements that exist essentially as decorations. One of those elements is the lowly utility pole, which can be found dotting certain roads on the game’s island. Most players probably don’t notice the poles as they glide past overhead, but … Continue reading

Study reveals Alzheimer’s vaccine protected mice from impairment

Researchers have announced the development of a vaccine that may prevent the formation of tau accumulation in the brain, in particular the tau tangles implicated in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. The news comes amid ongoing efforts to develop an effective Alzheimer’s treatment, something officials have called critical as the number of cases are projected to skyrocket over coming years. … Continue reading

Jon Bernthal is your enemy in ‘Ghost Recon Breakpoint’

Okay, okay, I know what you're thinking: "Hey, that's The Punisher!" But that, my friends, isn't Frank Castle. It's Colonel Cole D. Walker, the antagonist in Ghost Recon Breakpoint, who's portrayed by none other than Jon Bernthal (The Punisher, The W...

Jon Bernthal is your enemy in ‘Ghost Recon Breakpoint’

Okay, okay, I know what you're thinking: "Hey, that's The Punisher!" But that, my friends, isn't Frank Castle. It's Colonel Cole D. Walker, the antagonist in Ghost Recon Breakpoint, who's portrayed by none other than Jon Bernthal (The Punisher, The W...

Google takes you inside Anne Frank’s childhood home with Street View

June 12th is the 90th birthday of Anne Frank, and to mark the occasion, Google is letting you step inside the childhood home of the diarist. A virtual exhibit in the Arts & Culture app and website takes you inside Merwedeplein 37-2 in Amsterdam....

Android phones can now be used as 2FA security keys on iOS

In April, Google announced that consumers could start using their Android phones as physical security keys for two-factor authentication. The new option enables users to require login verification using a physical device, but eliminates the need to use a separate dongle. In an update about the feature today, Google revealed that Android phones can now be used as physical security … Continue reading