Ubisoft CEO lays out a plan to change the company’s toxic culture – Engadget

Ubisoft CEO lays out a plan to change the company’s toxic culture – Engadget

An internal letter from Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot.— Ubisoft (@Ubisoft) July 2, 2020 Beyond the ongoing investigations, Ubisoft says it has set up an online confidential alert platform where people can report harrasment or other inappropriate behavior, that’s run by a third party. Guillemot also said they will shake up the Editorial Group that oversees…
Evo 2020 canceled after sexual misconduct allegations against co-founder – ESPN

Evo 2020 canceled after sexual misconduct allegations against co-founder – ESPN

8:15 PM ETSean MorrisonESPN.com CloseSean Morrison is a digital media associate for ESPN.com.The Evolution Championship Series fighting game tournament was canceled Thursday after multiple game developers, esports organizations, competitors and hosts pulled out of the event amid sexual misconduct allegations against Evo co-founder and organizer Joey "MrWizard" Cuellar."Over the past 24 hours, in response to…
Steam Summer Sale: 13 discounted PC games to buy now – CNET

Steam Summer Sale: 13 discounted PC games to buy now – CNET

It's a fantastic time to be a PC gamer, because Steam's Summer Sale is officially live. There are hundreds of discounted titles and an unusually high percentage of them are worth your time. This includes some games from two or three years ago that you may have missed, like the excellent Outer Wilds, but also some…
How to get a Wet Suit and swim in Animal Crossing: New Horizons – Polygon

How to get a Wet Suit and swim in Animal Crossing: New Horizons –...

Now that diving has been introduced in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, players can equip Wet Suits to go swim in the ocean. To get a Wet Suit, you’ll have to buy one from Nook’s Cranny for 3,000 Bells. You’ll find it in the glass case, by the tools. There are multiple designs of Wet Suits,…
EVO 2020 game tourney canceled, co-founder fired [Updated]

EVO 2020 game tourney canceled, co-founder fired [Updated]

Ragequit — Co-founder has apparently acknowledged vile accusations: "I was young and reckless." Sam Machkovech - Jul 3, 2020 12:55 am UTC EVO—the long-running video game tournament dedicated to fighting-game series like Street Fighter and Tekken—was rocked by departures on Thursday in the wake of startling allegations lodged against its co-founder. Shortly afterward, the man…
Here’s how Apple’s new Car Key feature works and when you’ll be able to use it – 9to5Mac

Here’s how Apple’s new Car Key feature works and when you’ll be able to...

After being rumored for months, Apple announced Car Key last month as a feature of iOS 14 and also iOS 13. As the name suggests, this feature turns the iPhone into a real car key that can unlock, lock, and start a car. Read on as we detail Car Key options, compatibility, and availability. How…
Captain America is now in Fortnite

Captain America is now in Fortnite

A Captain America skin is now available in Fortnite, Epic Games announced today. He’s the latest comic-themed skin to be added to the popular free-to-play battle royale game. Captain America costs 2,000 V-bucks (about $20) from the Fortnite in-game store. If you buy the skin, you’ll also get Captain America’s iconic shield, which isn’t just…
Is the PS5 backwards compatibility with PS2, PS3, and PS4 games? – Android Authority

Is the PS5 backwards compatibility with PS2, PS3, and PS4 games? – Android Authority

Understandably, one of the biggest questions about PlayStation’s latest console is whether or not it will be compatible with PS4 games. Although we don’t know how much exactly the PS5 is going to cost, it’s definitely not going to be cheap. So it makes sense that gamers want to know whether the PS5 will provide…
Tech billionaire Peter Thiel may ditch Trump because he thinks Trump will lose

Tech billionaire Peter Thiel may ditch Trump because he thinks Trump will lose

Billionaire Peter Thiel, the most famous Trump supporter in tech, is distancing himself from the president’s reelection campaign. Thiel fears President Donald Trump will lose the race, according to a report from The Wall Street Journal. Thiel soured on Trump after COVID-19 left tens of millions of Americans unemployed; the billionaire believes that there will…
Apple’s Radical New iPhone Suddenly Takes Shape – Forbes

Apple’s Radical New iPhone Suddenly Takes Shape – Forbes

We already know a lot about the upcoming iPhone 12 range, including a surprise price cut. But now we have our best look yet at Apple’s all-new designs and it reveals what might be their most overlooked upgrade.  Leaked models matching these Apple's iPhone 12 Pro renders suggest Apple has made its best iPhone ...…