Month: June 2020

PUBG Mobile Update 0.19.0 Coming on July 7 With New Livik Map

  PUBG Mobile 0.19.0 update will arrive on July 7, the company has announced through its Twitter handle. It will bring the recently named Livik map that is currently in the beta version of the game. The post on Twitter does not share any more details on what we can expect from the 0.19.0 update. […]

Fitbit Says Young Adults in US Slower to Step Back to Normal

  Activity tracker maker Fitbit said on Friday that young adults in the United States are lagging behind older age groups in returning to the same number of steps as before the coronavirus outbreak. Women and men under 29 years old took fewer steps in June than the same period a year ago, according to […]

Apple, Other US Goods From China Said to Be Held Up at Indian Ports

  Apple, Cisco, and Dell products are among the goods from US companies being caught up in India’s border tensions with China, as Indian ports hold up imports from China, two sources told Reuters on Wednesday. Though no government notice has been issued, customs officers at major Indian port have held back containers coming from […]

Microsoft President Brad Smith Says EU ‘Most Influential’ on Tech Rules

  Microsoft president Brad Smith on Tuesday said Europe was the global leader on setting rules for big tech, two years after the EU implemented the GDPR, its landmark data privacy law. Smith spoke at an online debate with European Commission vice president Vera Jourova, the top EU official who was in charge of the data […]

Spyware by Israel’s NSO Used Against Journalist: Amnesty

  Amnesty International said Monday that software developed by Israeli security firm NSO Group was used to attack a Moroccan journalist, the latest in a series of allegations against the company. The Israeli firm told AFP that it was “deeply troubled by the allegations” and was reviewing the information. Amnesty said the Moroccan authorities used NSO’s Pegasus software […]

Call of Duty: Mobile Will Get Gulag Map in Late June, Game Developers Reveal

  Call of Duty: Mobile is among the most popular mobile games owing to its multiplayer game modes and battle royale. For quite some time now, there have been reports on Call of Duty: Mobile getting the Gulag map from last year’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s Warzone mode. Now, the developers of the game […]

Angry Birds Maker Rovio Looks to Women to Solve Growth Puzzle

  Rovio Entertainment launched Small Town Murders, a new puzzle game aimed at women over 35, on Wednesday in its latest attempt to reduce its reliance on Angry Birds. The Finnish firm’s new game combines a murder mystery narrative with so-called match three puzzles, a gaming trend originally initiated in 2012 by King’s Candy Crush Saga. Rovio has […]