• Games Valve Receiving Criticism for Active Shooter Game on Steam
Games Valve Receiving Criticism for Active Shooter Game on Steam

Andrew Pollack , the father of 18-year-old Meadow Pollack, who was killed on the third floor of the high school's 1200 building, said " sick people " were behind the game's creation and release. In response to the outpouring of anger towards the title, via a post over on Steam, a studio rep using the moniker "Acid" wrote that the game "does not pro...

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  • Valve Slammed Over Steam's
Valve Slammed Over Steam's "Horrendous" School-Shooting Game

Active Shooter is set to be available for download on Steam , a digital distribution platform for video games. The game's release comes less than a month after the most recent mass school shooting in which 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis allegedly killed 10 people and wounded another 10 at Santa Fe High School near Houston, Texas.

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  • Playground Limited Time Mode to Allow Newbs to Practice - Fortnite
Playground Limited Time Mode to Allow Newbs to Practice - Fortnite

What in the world are you waiting for? Fortnite developer Epic Games announced several updates and changes for the Battle Royale mode that the studio is now working on in a blog post today. Fortnite Close Encounters Disabled: Why is It Disabled? Some suggest that the visual style of Fortnite Battle Royale appeals to younger players, un...

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  • Amazon Echo records couple's private conversation, sends it to a work colleague
Amazon Echo records couple's private conversation, sends it to a work colleague

Luckily, the conversation was not too personal - it was about hardwood floors. Danielle's family had a household full of Alexa-equipped devices , but when this incident happened, they immediately unplugged them all and contacted Amazon .

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  • Epic Games Details Upcoming Changes Coming to Fortnite: Battle Royale
Epic Games Details Upcoming Changes Coming to Fortnite: Battle Royale

It sounds like the folks behind " Fortnite ", Epic Games, agree. There was no specific date given for the Fortnite Android release. Such a mode could offer new players and veterans alike a chance to hone their skills before putting them to the test in live games of Battle Royale mode.

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  • Google, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp accused of breaking GDPR laws
Google, Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp accused of breaking GDPR laws

Okay, so this is happening. "Further, the unprecedented increase in the number of cybercrimes in the country has also created a number of job opportunities for data protection and cybersecurity professionals". Why do US companies have to comply with those rules, too? So, if it's all so complicated, why did Europe bother to introduce the rul...

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  • State of Decay 2 Quickly Breaks 1 Million Players After Release
State of Decay 2 Quickly Breaks 1 Million Players After Release

That number includes those who played the game when the Ultimate Edition was released via Early Access on May 18, combined with those who downloaded the game's Standard Edition that was released on May 22. Focused on improving the content is Undead Labs' number one priority, and therefore we genuinely expect to see a higher number of players. I...

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  • Battlefield V Reveal Sparks #NotMyBattlefield Trend on Social Media
Battlefield V Reveal Sparks #NotMyBattlefield Trend on Social Media

And yes, as you'll see in the following clip, there are also female characters in it. I don't know about you, but that sure as hell sounds like loot boxes to me. This means no more paying for maps, no more paying for modes. That's important to us, it's always been that way for Battlefield - we live and die by our rock-paper-scissors guns.

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  • Samsung Galaxy J8 Check Price, Launch date & Specifications
Samsung Galaxy J8 Check Price, Launch date & Specifications

The assistant promises faster, more accurate and more contextual responses, in a bid to catch up with Google Assistant. LG unwrapped a trio of Q7's which share a frame of specs and features and differ mostly in RAM and camera configurations.

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  • Far Cry 5: Hours of Darkness Arrives on June 5th
Far Cry 5: Hours of Darkness Arrives on June 5th

If that's not enough, Ubisoft is also releasing the soundtrack for Hours of Darkness on several select music providers. Just as with Far Cry 5 , the expansion will be fully playable solo or with a friend in co-op. Survivor Mode limits players' load out to add more of a challenge. Other than that even if you buy the add-on or not, you are ...

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  • Google and PayPal Plan Collaboration for Seamless Payments
Google and PayPal Plan Collaboration for Seamless Payments

In addition to allowing bill pay, Google and PayPal also plan for the integration to be used with peer-to-peer payments. Once integration is completed this year, PayPal users who authorize a payment in any one Google service won't need to log in again to make future transactions in the entire Google ecosystem.

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  • Totalbiscuit dead: Youtube gaming critic died of cancer age of 33
Totalbiscuit dead: Youtube gaming critic died of cancer age of 33

He continued working for two more years. Last month, sensing the end was near, he retired from game criticism, stating that he was "currently coming to terms with the fact that I don't have long left". "Yes, apparently there are things that are too risky for even the terminal". He continued by saying that he will continue to look for other meth...

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  • Russian hackers blamed for attacks in 50 nations
Russian hackers blamed for attacks in 50 nations

In a statement released by the FBI Friday, the step is recommended after "Foreign cyber actors have compromised thousands of home and office routers and other networked devices worldwide". 'The malware can potentially also collect information passing through the router, ' the Federal Bureau of Investigation wrote. The Daily Beast report sa...

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  • God of War PS4 Sales Hit Major Milestone
God of War PS4 Sales Hit Major Milestone

PlayStation will provide its expertise in consumer entertainment technology to deliver content and competitions to fans across the PlayStation Network and digital media channels. The PlayStation 4 has maintained strong sales since it's launch in 2013, but the PS4 Pro and PSVR haven't quite lived up to the expectations. After all, Sony is see...

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  • Moto G6 lands at Verizon for $240 outright
Moto G6 lands at Verizon for $240 outright

The newly sighted handset is identified by the model number XT1926-5 and ships with 6GB of RAM as opposed to 4GB found inside the base model of the lineup introduced in April, according to the same report. There's a microSD card slot, a dual 12MP + 5MP camera at the back, 8MP front shooter, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, USB-C, and a 3000mA...

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  • Android devices being shipped with pre-installed malware: Avast
Android devices being shipped with pre-installed malware: Avast

In this day and age, malware can often come across as an abused word. Avast identified some 18,000 devices infected by the malware in more than 100 countries, including Russia, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ukraine, Portugal, Venezuela, Greece, France, and Romania.

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  • Ford upgrades 2019 F-150 Raptor's suspension, seating options
Ford upgrades 2019 F-150 Raptor's suspension, seating options

Meanwhile, the new Trail Control system will help drivers easily conquer the rough stuff by automatically controlling the power and braking delivered to each wheel at speeds below 20 miles per hour. Also new for '19 as a first-time offering for Ford is Trail Control for managing speed up to 20 miles per hour (32 km/h). The sensors even determin...

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  • Qualcomm announces new 700-tier Snapdragon processors
Qualcomm announces new 700-tier Snapdragon processors

The first major difference comes in the form of the all-new raging subject to talk about in 2018, AI. According to the company, the Snapdragon 710 platform is able to deliver up to two times the performance of the Snapdragon 660 when running AI applications, including AI- and neural networking-backed photography and voice systems.

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  • Dark Souls Remastered reviews round-up, all the scores
Dark Souls Remastered reviews round-up, all the scores

Those who visit the official Steam page for Dark Souls Remastered will see that the game already has a "mixed" aggregate of user-submitted reviews , meaning there are about as many negative reviews as positive. Bandai Namco has released the launch trailer for Dark Souls: Remastered which will be heading to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC t...

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  • Apple rejects Steam Link app on iOS
Apple rejects Steam Link app on iOS

Apple ultimately denied the appeal and blocked the app's release on iOS . A press release from Valve Corporation published earlier this month announced the impending release of a couple of new apps: Steam Link and Steam Video. Valve is understandably hacked off having spent many hours on this project and the approval process. Steam Li...

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