Author: Mansour

‘Black Ops 4’ battle royale is free for a week starting January 17th 0

‘Black Ops 4’ battle royale is free for a week starting January 17th

Were you too busy playing Red Dead or Spider-Man over the holidays to give other games a look? Activision would like to talk. It’s running a free, week-long trial of Call of Duty: Black...

Battery-free sensor tag gathers energy from radio frequencies 0

Battery-free sensor tag gathers energy from radio frequencies

Sensors play a crucial role in the Internet of Things, but there’s one glaring limitation: they need a battery or some other conspicuous power source to run. Soon, however, they might only have to...

Michael Kors’ Sofie 2.0 smartwatch is about more than just fashion 0

Michael Kors’ Sofie 2.0 smartwatch is about more than just fashion

When Fossil’s Michael Kors label unveiled the first Sofie smartwatch, it had eye-catching looks… and not much else. You can’t say the same for the just-unveiled Sofie 2.0, at least. Michael Kors has updated...

Microsoft and Walgreens join forces to ‘transform healthcare’ 0

Microsoft and Walgreens join forces to ‘transform healthcare’

The two companies have set a vague goal to “transform health care delivery,” though the details on how they will achieve it are mostly vague. It mostly boils down to making data more accessible....

The real Pinkertons aren’t happy with ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ 0

The real Pinkertons aren’t happy with ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’

Pinkerton made clear that it wanted money in the request. It was happy to talk about a “lump sum figure” to settle the case, and was prepared to sue over trademark infringement and other...

Amazon’s base Fire TV Stick now comes with its new Alexa remote 0

Amazon’s base Fire TV Stick now comes with its new Alexa remote

You don’t have to sacrifice all the bells and whistles to get Amazon’s entry-level Fire TV hardware. The internet giant is releasing an updated edition of the basic Fire TV Stick (that is, the...

Aaron Sorkin says it’s time for a ‘Social Network’ sequel 0

Aaron Sorkin says it’s time for a ‘Social Network’ sequel

“A lot of very interesting, dramatic stuff has happened since the movie ends with settling the lawsuit from the Winklevoss Twins and Eduardo Saverin,” said Sorkin. “I’ve gotten more than one email from [Rudin]...

VW and Ford may work together on EVs and autonomous vehicles 0

VW and Ford may work together on EVs and autonomous vehicles

Ford will design and build the pickups for the companies. It also plans to build larger commercial vans, while VW is expected to work on a city van. The aim of the pact is...

Orange Shirt Kid’s mom is suing ‘Fortnite’ creators over dance 0

Orange Shirt Kid’s mom is suing ‘Fortnite’ creators over dance

From the outset, the BoogieDown contest made clear that entrants waived rights and wouldn’t be paid. While Orange Shirt Kid didn’t strictly win, McCumbers’ lawsuit doesn’t even acknowledge the contest’s existence, let alone make...