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This fake Nintendo site claims to offer huge discounts on Switch consoles

Japanese video game giant Nintendo has warned its customers of the existence of a fake site that claim to offer huge discounts on Nintendo Switch consoles and games.Just like with other fake sites used to trick unsuspecting consumers, this site impersonates Nintendo's official website and uses the company's logo to convince users of its legitimacy.At...

Microsoft's Blizzard acquisition could face an inquisition

 What are the odds that on the very day Microsoft announced its $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard Entertainment, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice would announce their joint plan to review merger guidelines?It was a coincidence, but the two departments couldn't sidestep the serendipity during a virtual press...

Microsoft Edge will soon protect users from never-before-seen security bugs

Microsoft Edge has added new security functionality to its upcoming beta version, promising security against unknown zero-day vulnerabilities that malicious actors could be exploiting to distribute malware, ransomware, or other nasties.According to the browser patch release notes, admins will be able to apply the following Group Policies to end-user...

Alibaba cloud services facing US national security probe

The US government is reportedly reviewing the cloud computing arm of Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba to determine whether or not it poses a risk to national security.As reported by Reuters, the Biden administration launched the probe to find out more about how Alibaba Cloud stores the data of US clients including personal information and intellectual...

AMD could be taking on the RTX 3080 Ti with a Big Navi refresh

An AMD Radeon RX 6000 series refresh may be on the way, a little over a year since the original RDNA 2 graphics cards came out in late 2020.A leak from user Wjm47196 on the Chiphell forums suggests that AMD is planning to release new graphics cards based on Navi 21 and Navi 22 GPUs – the same GPUs that power Radeon RX 6000 graphics cards like the RX...

HP reveals new rugged devices for learning anywhere

HP has announced a new line of student laptops that include many of the same features found in rugged laptops to provide them with the durability needed to withstand everyday wear and tear both inside and outside of the classroom.While student laptops typically remained in the classroom before the pandemic, these days learning is happening beyond the...

Europol shuts down VPN used by cybercriminal groups

A VPN service frequently used by cybercriminals to launch ransomware attacks and spread malware online has been taken down as part of a joint operation between Europol and law enforcement authorities from 10 different countries.On January 17, disruptive actions took place in a coordinated manner in Germany, the Netherlands, Canada, the Czech Republic,...

Apple pulled plug on plan to battle Sonos Roam with battery-powered HomePod

Apple once planned to release a portable battery-powered version of its HomePod smart speaker, according to Bloomberg's Mark Gurman.In his PowerOn newsletter, Gurman said the company even created a prototype HomePod Bluetooth speaker before ultimately shelving the project. If Gurman's claim is accurate, that's a shame, as there are few truly portable...

Does Microsoft’s purchase of Activision Blizzard give Guitar Hero a new lease of life?

A bevy of franchises will likely soon be joining team Xbox, as Microsoft today announced it’s agreed to buy gaming publisher Activision Blizzard for close to $70 billion. Alongside Call of Duty, Warcraft, Diablo, and other huge brands making their to the company’s portfolio, another much-loved series received a mention: Guitar Hero.The rhythm game series...

Xbox Game Pass hits major subscriber milestone as Sony readies its competitor

The same day Microsoft unveiled its planned takeover of Activision-Blizzard, it also announced that over 25 million people have subscribed to Xbox Game Pass.Microsoft's game subscription service is expected to entice even more players in the near future, too, with a surge likely to happen in anticipation of Activision-Blizzard’s catalog of games becoming...

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