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Shocking! IHOP admits it faked IHOb name change

Shocking! IHOP admits it faked IHOb name change Many on social media, though, did not buy the name change and believed it was simply a promotion for its burgers , the HuffPost said. On Monday, the chain announced it is returning to its original name, just weeks after a promotion created to incorporate burgers and rename the restaurants International House of Burgers . [Full Article...]

Fortnite Playground LTM ends July 12, minor changes coming in next update

Fortnite Playground LTM ends July 12, minor changes coming in next update Each Playground match lasts for one hour, and the storm circle won't begin closing in on the map until 55 minutes have passed. According to the studio, here are some of the changes they are making: "For the next version of Playground we're hoping to include functionality that would allow team selection options within the Playground itself". [Full Article...]

Facebook’s latest screw-up unblocked people from users’ blocked lists

Facebook’s latest screw-up unblocked people from users’ blocked lists Chinese phone maker Huawei said Wednesday, June 6, that it has never collected or stored Facebook user data, after the social media giant acknowledged it shared such data with Huawei and other manufacturers. Those who were affected by the bug reportedly received a notification from Facebook informing them. Facebook has contacted the users that were impacted by the issue. [Full Article...]

Nintendo's NES Classic Returns Today, And With A Wireless Controller Option

Nintendo's NES Classic Returns Today, And With A Wireless Controller Option It's not clear when the new controller will start shipping, but you can preorder now for $24.99. In the United States, the 2018 NES Classic will go on sale on June 29 and not before. Available for $59.99, the NES Classic Edition brings back mid-1980s nostalgia for gamers. Retail sites such as Amazon has begun listing the highly popular retro console early on Friday. [Full Article...]

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Renders Leaked

Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Renders Leaked Both variants are rumored to be manufactured by Foxconn , rather than by HTC or LG, who handled one of each previous year. Much like the current flagships, the Pixel 3 series will have a USB Type-C port for charging, volume and power buttons on the right, and SIM card tray on the left. [Full Article...]

Facebook Drops Its Drone Project

Aquila's history at Facebook was mixed. He said: "It's been exciting to see leading companies in the aerospace industry start investing in this technology too - including the design and construction of new high-altitude aircraft". Increasing innovation in HAPS connectivity efforts has meant that Facebook's planes were failing to meet the long flight times managed by similar projects from rivals ... [Full Article...]

Aston Martin's $304,000 DBS Superleggera takes on Bentley and Ferrari

Aston Martin's $304,000 DBS Superleggera takes on Bentley and Ferrari The Gaydon-based automaker describes the new model as "a Super GT that's a breed apart". So to celebrate the new DBS Superleggera - the company's replacement for the Vanquish S - we thought it worth a trawl through the DB bloodline's rather pretty history. [Full Article...]

IOS 12 and macOS Mojave public beta now available

IOS 12 and macOS Mojave public beta now available Be warned - this is still Beta software. You've been patient enough not to jump on the first iOS 12 beta release for developers, knowing that a public beta will follow. Those shortcuts can be used in any app, finally allowing a whole range of apps to interact with Siri. Once completed you will then be able to download and install the iOS 12 Public Beta Software Profile , following a reb... [Full Article...]

Supreme Court Rules States Can Charge Online Shoppers Sales Tax

Supreme Court Rules States Can Charge Online Shoppers Sales Tax South Dakota wanted out-of-state retailers to begin collecting the tax and sued several of them: Overstock.com, electronics retailer Newegg and home goods company Wayfair . But when and if that happens depends on the state: Some may pass laws quickly, others can take years and some states, like the ones that don't have a sales tax, may choose not to require it, says Mr. [Full Article...]

Apple's AirPower wireless charging pad delayed until September

Apple's AirPower wireless charging pad delayed until September Customers may have to wait until September 2018 to get Apple's AirPower wireless charging mat , reports Bloomberg . The AirPower mat is supposedly undergoing extensive testing by using it as an everyday charger within Apples offices. Let us know if and where you use a wireless charger. Wireless charging as a concept has been around since Nikola Tesla, a Croatian inventor, first suggested in ... [Full Article...]

E3 2018: Sony Evasive on Fortnite Cross-Platform Controversy

E3 2018: Sony Evasive on Fortnite Cross-Platform Controversy Users of the Nintendo hybrid can play with, and against, PC, Xbox One , Mac, and mobile phone users thanks to the cross-game capability. "We have nothing further to add beyond this point". There is no such limitation when moving between the Xbox One and Switch . That means losing outfits, rewards, and in-game purchases, too. When trying to log in with their Nintendo devices, PS4 players were m... [Full Article...]

Disney Teaming Up With Nintendo For A Switch Based TV Show

Four families will be competing against one another using a Nintendo Switch game console. Challenges featured in the competition include searching for collectibles in Super Mario Odyssey , head-to-head matchups in Mario Tennis Aces and dance battles in Just Dance 2018 . [Full Article...]

Protester yells 'fascist' at Stephen Miller dining in Mexican restaurant

Protester yells 'fascist' at Stephen Miller dining in Mexican restaurant A big question for Twitter here was how many users it would be willing to punish for sharing Miller's number-and whether continued enforcement of the policy would become pointless once the number had circulated widely. "While Miller's comments were on the record, we realized that the ground rules for the original interview were not clear, and so we made a decision not to run the audio". [Full Article...]

Report suggests iPhone X Plus is about to make Apple a fortune

It's speculated that this LCD model will still be " iPhone X-like" but that it will come equipped with fewer features than the two new models, have an LCD panel rather than an OLED, and will, of course, be pushed into the market with a lower price-point than the two OLED models. [Full Article...]

This is just the beginning, says Russian Federation coach

This is just the beginning, says Russian Federation coach Russian Federation welcomed the world to the World Cup on Thursday as cheerful fans streamed into Moscow and 10 other cities and President Vladimir Putin's government derided Western efforts to isolate him. Football's global governing body Fifa last week ranked the team 67th in the world, ahead of Russian Federation in 70th. It was a scoreline few saw coming as Russian Federation, ranked ... [Full Article...]

Nintendo Jabs Sony For Sabotaging Fortnite Cross-Play, Sony Issues Feckless Response

Some gamers dropped a lot of money on in-game content for the PlayStation version of the game , and it's all locked down on Sony's platform - they can't access it on the Switch or any other version of the game. CNBC is reporting that, since news of the Fornite account locks broke, Sony stock-market shares have fallen 2 percent. Spencer said he understands Sony's decision from a business... [Full Article...]

E3 2018: Octopath Traveler Trailer Revealed

E3 2018: Octopath Traveler Trailer Revealed Square Enix understood just what it had in its product offerings for E3 2018 and chose a path in tune with what fans want to see, games . Other trailered games included Nier: Automata: Become As Gods, Octopath Traveler , Dragon Quest XI , Under the Moonlight , Monster Hunter World and Stormblood. [Full Article...]

Net Neutrality Is Finally, Actually Dead

Net Neutrality Is Finally, Actually Dead Net neutrality , which once required internet service providers to treat all online content the same, is now gone starting Monday. The FCC said it had repealed the rules because they restrained broadband providers like Verizon and Comcast from experimenting with new business models and investing in new technology. [Full Article...]

Elder Scrolls: Blades Announced, Coming this Fall for Mobile

Elder Scrolls: Blades Announced, Coming this Fall for Mobile The game will have hand-crafted and "procedurally generated dungeons" with a couple of new game modes. It's a massive first-person role-playing game with console-quality graphics. Elder Scrolls: Blades , as the game is called, will put you in the shoes of one of the "empire's top agents", known as the Blades . Oh, and let's not forget to mention a free update with New Game+ and Survival Mode ... [Full Article...]

E3 2018: Watch the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey trailer, gameplay footage

E3 2018: Watch the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey trailer, gameplay footage Ubisoft will show off Assassin's Creed: Odyssey on Monday, June 11 at 4PM EST. One major returning aspect of the series for Assassin's Creed: Odyssey is the naval combat system, most prominently featured in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag . [Full Article...]


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