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You can now tell Steam you already played a game on another store

Steam wants to know if you've played a game on another platform so it can stop recommending it to you, but it will recommend similar games instead.Read More...

You can now tell Steam you already played a game on another store

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Steam Store's experimental new features to help you find your next favorite game As the proprietor of the Steam Store, it’s Valve’s job to help you find the games you’re looking for – a job that’s easier starting today with the introduction of three new experimental features that are part of Val...
01:39, 07/12/2019

Will Rocket League be removed from Steam? When will Psyonix game move to Epic Games Store? Rocket League developer Psyonix has announced it will be joining Epic in to publish its game on the Epic Games Store - but what does that mean for the future of the game on the Steam platform?...
17:26, 05/02/2019

Epic Games Store: exclusives, early access, and how it could take on Steam When the Epic Games Store was announced in December 2018, it seemed to come out of nowhere with big plans and bigger ambitions. Since then, it’s made itself a staple storefront and something of a target for controversy. While Epic Games h...
12:52, 07/07/2019

Epic Games Store’s first mega sale gives Steam a run for its money The Epic Games Store just unveiled its newest assault on rival Valve’s PC games storefront Stream, using the same big discount strategy that’s come to be associated with the latter. On Thursday, Epic touted the launch of its first big sa...
07:52, 05/17/2019

Crowdfunded 'Outer Wilds' drops Steam for Epic Store exclusivity It's not surprising to see Epic snapping up exclusives for its Games Store, but now it's making moves on crowdfunded titles. Mobius Digital has revealed that its space exploration title Outer Wilds (not to be confused with The Outer Worlds...
18:26, 05/13/2019

Epic Games Store sale could steal Steam’s thunder with big discounts like 45% off Metro Exodus The so-called Epic Mega Sale has just begun on Epic’s online games store, and whatever your views on this sometimes controversial retail outlet, it can’t be denied that this is indeed a pretty epic event in terms of the discounts availa...
02:00, 05/17/2019

The RetroBeat: Strider is the craziest 16-bit game I never played Strider rules. I have a lot of stuff on the Genesis Mini to play, but this Capcom arcade port has turned into one of my unexpected favorites.Read More...
23:26, 08/16/2019

2021 MLB All-Star Game to be played in Atlanta ATLANTA (AP) — Major League Baseball’s 2021 All-Star Game will be played at Atlanta in what could be the first national showcase for SunTrust Park since the stadium opened in 2017. Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement before ...
02:52, 05/30/2019

The Fastest Damn Racing Game I've Ever Played When I was young, I remember being enraptured by the stark vector graphics of tank-shooter Battlezone. The green hues and blocky shapes approximated explosive combat that couldn’t quite be rendered in high fidelity. Byte Driver, a new indie racing ga...
01:00, 05/31/2019

Bolton's postponed game will not be played this week - EFL "Bolton Wanderers\u0027 postponed Championship fixture against Brentford will not be played this week, the English Football League (EFL) said on Tuesday."...
15:13, 05/01/2019

Packers-Raiders game being played on 80-yard field The Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers are playing their exhibition game in Canada on a shortened field out of concern for the safety of the players       ...
04:26, 08/23/2019

There’s a new Minecraft game coming, and it’s played entirely in augmented reality You'll be able to build structures and worlds on your table with friends... [credit: Microsoft ] Microsoft may believe it has made augmente...
03:52, 05/18/2019

These Stars Almost Played Your Favorite Game of Thrones Characters Never forget what you are...or who could have played these Game of Thrones characters. As the beloved hit HBO series comes to a close with just two episodes remaining from its eighth and......
17:52, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Has Kevin Durant played his last game with the Warriors? Several questions surround Kevin Durant's absence with a strained calf. Are the Warriors better without him? What does this mean for his future?        ...
01:13, 05/29/2019

The First Video Game Convention Hosted Entirely On Steam Video game conventions have their upsides; you get to play all the latest games and meet people who are interested in the same stuff as you. But big conventions are also a reminder that human beings are loud meat megaphones that constantly emit a dyi...
19:39, 05/11/2019

Nintendo E3 2019: every game shown, teased and played at the show Nintendo had a very strong showing at E3 2019 – somehow without even being at the expo. Thanks to its hugely popular Nintendo Direct livestreams, the house of Mario has managed to continue gripping gamers and gaming press alike with its joyful...
20:39, 06/14/2019

John Wick Hex is the best, most creative licensed game we've played in years Mike Bithell and Good Shepherd Entertainment's collaborative John Wick game blew us away at E3 - it's honestly unlike anything we've ever played before....
16:52, 06/21/2019

Adults who played ‘Pokemon’ on Game Boy have special ‘regions’ in brains Adults who played Pokémon as kids have specialized “Pokémon regions” in their brains that respond more to the digital characters compared to people who have never played the game, a new study revealed. University of Pennsylvania doctoral student Mich...
03:39, 05/08/2019

Steam uses machine learning for its new game recommendation engine Enlarge / The new recommendation engine is part of a new experimental Steam Labs branding. For years now, Valve has been testing new approaches to filter the glut of Steam games down to the ones in which individual users are most likely to show an...
22:13, 07/11/2019

Steam's new experiment hub includes AI-based game recommendations Valve is tinkering with the way Steam works, and it wants you to try those experiments for yourself. It's launching a Steam Labs section with usable "works-in-progress" that might make it to the regular game portal if there's enough positi...
01:52, 07/12/2019

Here’s Exactly How Daenerys’ Visions Ultimately Played a Role in Her Fate on Game of Thrones Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. The final season of Game of Thrones saw Daenerys Targaryen transition from a ruler focused on liberating the downtrodden to a tyrant who burned innocent civilians alive in pursuit of ...
20:52, 05/21/2019

Even the ‘Game of Thrones’ star who played Cersei wanted Arya to kill her The Game of Thrones finale is the worst rated episode in the show’s entire history, and season 8 is was the success HBO dreamed it would be. The ending works for the show, although many fans were unhappy with what happened to their favorite cha...
21:26, 05/22/2019

This Year's Steam Summer Sale Was A Mess, Game Developers Say This year’s Grand Prix-themed Steam summer sale was a bumpy ride, to say the least. Two weeks ago, Valve apologized and altered the sale’s meta game—in which players join teams and “race” against each other for prizes—after players found it unbalance...
00:39, 07/10/2019

Microsoft courts Steam’s audience with Xbox Game Pass on PC Okay, Microsoft, what bad karma are you trying to negate? The company is not only bringing several of its games to Steam, relinquishing them from Windows Store purgatory, but it’s also bringing its Game Pass to PC now. That’s a previously-unforeseen ...
01:39, 05/31/2019

Xbox Game Pass for Steam: Everything you need to know about Microsoft's latest service Today, Microsoft announced several new steps it’s taking to contribute to the thriving PC gaming ecosystem via the successful Xbox Games Pass service. Here's what you need to know....
20:13, 05/30/2019

Spy thriller game Alpha Protocol mysteriously vanishes from Steam In what is perhaps an appropriate maneuver for its subject matter, spy game Alpha Protocol has vanished from Steam with no fanfare to speak of. Unfortunately, the reason for its disappearance is not as exciting as this stealthy exit would imply — and...
12:00, 06/20/2019

Packers-Raiders Preseason Game Played On 80-Yard Field Due To CFL Goalpost Issue Thursday night’s Packers-Raiders game is being played in Winnipeg, at the home of the Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. Suited though the stadium may be for Canadian gridiron football, it turns out the field is not up to the job of hosti...
16:00, 08/23/2019

Ghost Recon Breakpoint Hands-On: We played Ubisoft’s new Tom Clancy game and it's wild The follow up to Ghost Recon Wildlands - Ghost Recon Breakpoint - is coming later this year. We've had some time with the game at Ubisoft's studio in Paris, and whilst it was early, colour us impressed....
01:39, 05/10/2019

Steam game-streaming app debuts on iPhone and iPad, a year after controversy The introduction of Steam Link on Apple devices is a surprise after an episode in May 2018 in which Valve, Steam's parent company, publicly said that Apple's App Store had rejected the app for "business conflicts."...
03:13, 05/16/2019

Game Of Thrones' Jack Gleeson played a pivotal role at an Irish wrestling show last weekend It’s easy for a wrestler to be hated by an audience. You can trash the hometown sports team, call everybody ugly, or be forced into becoming the next John Cena by Vince McMahon (hi, Roman Reigns!). To be hated properly, however, is very, very difficu...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Epic says its Game Store is not spying on you Enlarge / Despite what you may have read, Epic says this is not spyware. This week, certain corners of the gaming Internet have been abuzz with a bit of self-described "amateur analysis" suggesting some "pretty sketchy," spyware-like activity on t...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Apple removes its own mobile game from the App Store outside of the U.S. Back during Apple's annual meeting this month, CEO Tim Cook announced Apple's first game for the iPhone since Texas Hold'em from 2008. Called Warren Buffet's Paper Wizard, the idea of the game is to toss newspapers to homes and condos. The app is nam...
03:00, 05/14/2019

My.Games will launch global game store in Q4 My.Games is a Russian game publisher that is going global. And so the company announced today that its My.Games Store will debut in the fourth quarter.Read More...
13:26, 08/16/2019

Now Game Developers Have To Ask Fans Not To Harass Them Over The Epic Store One of the easiest bits of news to miss on Monday’s Gamescom Opening Night Live show was tucked away in an ad for the Epic Games Store. A simple sizzle reel that showcased a number of games exclusive to the controversial digital PC game storefront in...
18:26, 08/21/2019

Apple's Classic Texas Hold'em Game Is Back on the App Store Apple has released a redesigned version of its iconic game Texas Hold'em on the App Store. The refreshed app is now available as a free download on the App Store....
19:52, 07/09/2019

Fiverr introduces digital services store for game developers Fiverr, a provider of freelance marketplaces, said it is expanding its ecommerce catalog by offering a dedicated store for gaming-related digital services.Read More...
16:00, 07/11/2019

Chasing Amazon: The store of the future is already here as retailers up their tech game From holograms that greet shoppers at the door, to a robot that alerts when inventory is low, technology has become retailers primary battleground        ...
14:51, 04/28/2019

Angry Shenmue III backers can get refunds after Epic Game Store move Enlarge / Artist's conception of Kickstarter backers about to open up their email, expecting a promised Steam key... Back at E3, Shenmue III developer Ys Net and publisher Deep Silver revealed that the PC version of the long-awaited sequel would b...
04:26, 07/03/2019

Klei’s next game, Griftlands, is coming to early access on the Epic Store July 11.  Klei’s next game, Griftlands, is coming to early access on the Epic Store July 11. Griftlands was originally announced during the 2017 PC Gaming Show....
23:00, 06/10/2019

New Google Play Store rules want to make the store safer for kids Via its Android Developers Blog on Wednesday, Google announced an important series of changes that apply to every single app in the Google Play Store in an attempt to make the marketplace more kid-friendly. The changes govern aspects of app developme...
09:39, 05/30/2019

The Apple App Store continues to outperform the Google Play Store Even though Android dominates the global smartphone market with a market share estimated at 85%, the Apple App Store consistently generates more revenue than the Google Play Store. The latest data from app researcher Sensor Tower (via AppleInsider) r...
21:52, 06/18/2019

Epic acquires Rocket League studio, bringing game to Epic’s store this year Enlarge / The blue car represents Psyonix leaping over Steam's... orange car? Look, it's a loose metaphor. Work with me here, people. In a surprise move today, Epic Games announced it has "signed a definitive agreement" to acquire San Diego-based ...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Nissan Might Have Played Itself There is continued fallout from Fiat Chrysler and Renault’s merger plan, Model 3s in China probably won’t be $35,000, Ford is good, and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, May 28, 2019....
03:39, 05/29/2019

How many Stradivarius violins are still being played? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsMany of the most famous violinists seem to play Stradivarius violins. How many of these instrume...
19:52, 06/11/2019

What we played in May: 'Sekiro' and 'Diablo 3' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. For the most part, we've been carving our way through Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, the latest bit of gamer punishment from the From Softw...
18:00, 05/24/2019

I Played Doom Eternal on a Chromebook There’s a lot we still don’t know about Google’s forthcoming streaming game service Stadia, and we won’t know some of it until it’s available in the wild. But in a controlled demo of Stadia at E3, I was treated to a solid experience, as well as some ...
23:39, 06/11/2019

How the Oman tanker attack played out The attack on two tankers in a vital Gulf of Oman waterway Thursday comes at a time of heightened tensions between the United States and Iran in the oil-rich region and raises concerns of a potential conflict in the Middle East....
00:39, 06/15/2019

"It's Misconception That You've More Power If You've Played More": Prasad National chairman of selectors MSK Prasad on Tuesday hit back at his detractors for constantly demeaning his panel owing to its modest international record....
00:39, 07/31/2019

Anyone Mad At LeBron James For Dadding Out Never Played AAU At an AAU tournament when I was 16, just minutes before my third game of the day, I ate three slices of pizza and drank a sugar-free Red Bull. I nearly threw up twice during the game, but I got shots up and hit six threes. I think we won that game, b...
13:26, 08/02/2019

Nadal: 'I played a great final' "Reactions from tournament top seed Rafa Nadal after he won his fifth Rogers Cup title on Sunday with an easy 70 minute dismissal of Russian Daniil Medvedev 6-3 6-0."...
15:27, 08/12/2019

The Fiver | It’s a sorry farce that matches are being played at all Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!And so to Africa, where the Cup of Nations has stumbled into action in conditions steamier than Weird Uncle Fiver’s rare collection of stamps. It’s made for some sticky pitches and the kind of ponder...
19:26, 06/25/2019

How to Steam a Good Ham in Your Instant Pot Like many of the greatest minds of my generation, my brain has been utterly poisoned by memes. Although I’m not exactly a discerning meme consumer, I do have my favorites—and I think I’ve watched every iteration of the iconic Simpsons “Steamed Hams” ...
19:00, 07/18/2019

Steam Link Finally Comes To iOS Last year, Valve released an official Steam Link mobile app that let people stream Steam games to their phones. Well, their non-Apple phones, anyway. At the time, Valve said that Apple approved and then un-approved the app, citing “business conflicts...
06:52, 05/16/2019

How to Use Valve's New Steam Chat App Steam has mainly been a gaming marketplace for PC games over the years, but Valve appears to be doubling down on the platform’s social aspects with its newly launched Steam Chat messaging app for Android and iOS....
10:39, 05/23/2019

The best Steam games 2019 Steam is simply the best place for you to hunt for new PC games, if you're keen on getting into the very best PC games. That's because the platform touts more than 23,000 titles (and counting). Though it’s more than just availab...
21:13, 06/11/2019

Zidane: Bale played well but I make the decisions "Zinedine Zidane was happy with Gareth Bale\u0027s role in the comeback penalty win over Arsenal, but insisted the Welshman will still leave Real Madrid."...
02:13, 07/25/2019

I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. I played all the way through Judgment in Japanese earlier this year. Now it’s time to play its Western release on our Twitch channel, and judge the quality of the English dub. Something tells me it’s going to be good. Uh-oh: did I just pre-judge it? ...
23:13, 06/21/2019

Bernadette Peters: 'Every role I've played, I've thought – that's me!' The Broadway powerhouse talks about trusting Sondheim, hearing others sing her songs and waiting to be taken seriouslyCafe Luxembourg, the closet-sized New York bistro Bernadette Peters chooses for our lunch, opened in 1983 and seems almost unchanged...
14:00, 05/30/2019

Minecraft Classic can now be played for free in your web browser If you fancy a bit of retro gaming action, then you can now play the original Minecraft in a web browser – for free and without needing to install anything.To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the release of the immensely popular game, develop...
11:13, 05/08/2019

WhatsApp played a big role in the Nigerian election — not all of it was bad There is growing concern about the potential for the message and media sharing platform WhatsApp to undermine democracy in a number of countries across the world including Brazil and India. Because WhatsApp is encrypted – and so offers users far grea...
17:26, 08/15/2019

Oregon Republicans Played Chicken with the Democrats and Won The GOP members of the Oregon Senate didn’t need the votes. They just needed the rules of their chamber, and more importantly, the wherewithal to call the Democrats’ bluff....
21:00, 05/14/2019

Eight great board games we played at PAX Unplugged Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. PAX Unplugged, the tabletop board gaming conference that emerged from the PAX video game conference empire...
12:39, 05/02/2019

Steam and Ubuntu clash over 32-bit libs Enlarge / The new icon theme in Ubuntu 19.04. (credit: Scott Gilbertson) It has been a tumultuous week for gaming on Linux. Last Tuesday afternoon, Canonical's Steve Langasek announced that 32-bit libs would be frozen (kept as-is, with no new build...
20:13, 06/25/2019

Angry? Want to let off steam? Try a rage club In an increasingly angsty world, it’s no surprise that venues for venting our ire are popping up. Jane Dunford acts out her anger in a safe spaceIn a basement in Soho, London, I’m drawing my rage on to a big sheet of paper with a black marker pen. Sc...
01:39, 05/12/2019

Mordhau, As Told By Steam Reviews Games with good swordplay are rare. Multiplayer games with good swordplay are rarer still, like Excalibur of Arthurian legend. It’s no wonder, then, that Mordhau has cut through the clutter and laid siege to the Steam charts. Steam users are digging ...
23:39, 05/07/2019

Steam sequesters strange AI experiments into a new ‘Lab’ Steam bounced back from a rather confusing game sale by starting its own mad science space to play with AI and machine learning — and some of the things its coming up with are kind of fascinating. For context, Steam recently held its annual summer sa...
01:52, 07/12/2019

Exploratory adventure 'Vane' is now available on Steam Several months after the PS4 launch, the trippy adventure game Vane is ready for the PC crowd. Friend & Foe has launched the title on Steam for $20, with the soundtrack available separately through Steam and Bandcamp for $7. It preserves the ex...
22:52, 07/23/2019

Steam gamers at risk from Windows 10 zero-day Valve's popular PC gaming platform Steam is vulnerable to a zero-day security vulnerability which could leave 72m Windows users at risk of having their systems taken over by an attacker who could then install malware, steal data, compromise pass...
22:52, 08/09/2019

Here’s how to find ‘Ignored’ games in your Steam collection Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Steam recently rolled out a new option on its store to help sort recommendations. Up to now, the only way to sto...
06:39, 08/16/2019

Paradox exec: Steam’s 30% fee is “outrageous” (credit: Aurich Lawson) Paradox Interactive (Cities: Skylines, Surviving Mars) seems to be getting fed up with the "standard" 30% fee on sales charged by Steam and many other game platforms. Speaking at a Gamelab panel hosted by GamesIndustry.biz l...
03:26, 07/02/2019

The free 'Quake II RTX' demo is now available on Steam To show off the capabilities of path tracing, NVIDIA has released an updated version of id Software's classic 1997 FPS Quake II. You can play the first three single-player levels of Quake II RTX for free, and if you own the full game, you'l...
22:26, 06/06/2019

Now there's a dedicated Steam Chat app for Android and iOS Last year Valve released Steam Chat for the desktop, and now its messaging service is fully mobile with a dedicated app for Android and iOS. Naturally, it cribs the desktop version's features, including: Friends List - See who's in game o...
06:00, 05/22/2019

Female nurse who played crucial role in IVF ignored on plaque Despite a senior colleague’s protests, Jean Purdy’s name was not included on memorialThe name of a female nurse and embryologist who played a crucial role in developing the world’s first test-tube baby was excluded from a plaque honouring the pioneer...
03:13, 06/10/2019

The narrative of Yankees’ entire season played out in one inning For those old enough to remember the 1996 Yankees and Mariano Duncan’s T-shirted slogan: “We play today, we win today, das it,” maybe their 2019 successors just need a mild tweak? “We play today, we get hurt today, we win today, das it.” That’s plent...
14:39, 08/05/2019

Jared Lorenzen, former Kentucky quarterback who played in the NFL, dies at 38 Lorenzen enjoyed a successful college career at Kentucky before his NFL career included earning a Super Bowl ring as a backup to Eli Manning on the Giants....
17:00, 07/04/2019

How insects have played a role in the world’s most significant creations When Naoko Takahashi won the gold medal in women’s marathon running at the 2000 Summer Olympics, she had assistance from an unexpected source: hornet juice. The new book, “Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects,” by Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson (Simon & Sc...
03:13, 07/07/2019

NHL award thinks ex-Islanders star played for the Rangers It may be the offseason, but former Islanders goaltender Robin Lehner still needs one more big save. On Saturday the 28-year-old Swede tweeted a picture of what appears to be the replica Masterton Trophy — awarded to the “player who best exemplifies ...
01:26, 08/11/2019

Jim Parsons on Ending The Big Bang Theory: "I Played the S--t Out of That Character" Some may have wondered how Jim Parsons could walk away from the easy money of The Big Bang Theory, but it sounds like it was simply time for him to move on from Sheldon Cooper. "I......
22:26, 06/19/2019

What we played in July: 'Bloodstained' and 'Super Mario Maker 2' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we've finally got our hands on Kickstarter darling Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, as well as some more impression...
18:52, 07/17/2019

The Latest: Garner's relatives cry as arrest video is played The Latest on the disciplinary trial for a New York police officer in the death of Eric Garner (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Eric Garner's sister left a New York City courtroom wailing as a video was played showing the 2014 arrest that led to his dea...
21:39, 05/13/2019

That Time Dave McKenna Played Offensive Tackle Our beloved colleague Dave McKenna tells good stories. He’s done a lot of cool shit, met many weird people in weird ways, and had his run-ins with the law. And after selfishly squirreling all his stories away in Slack and our brains for years, we’ve ...
23:26, 05/15/2019

Here's what it's like to play Final Fantasy 7 Remake if you never played the original Final Fantasy is a pretty big deal. Well, that’s what I’ve gathered. As someone who writes about games for a living, my dark secret is that I’ve never actually played a Final Fantasy game to completion. Sure, I’ve dabbled ...
22:39, 06/27/2019

Iowa official who played in NFL faces gun, alcohol charges FOREST CITY, Iowa (AP) — A former NFL defensive lineman who is now a county supervisor in Iowa faces misdemeanor charges after police say he showed up drunk and armed with a pistol at a daytime board meeting. The Mason City Globe-Gazette reports that...
01:39, 05/23/2019

Ed Sheeran is UK's most-played artist of 2018 despite not releasing any music Ed Sheeran tops chart for second year running, with Britons making up nine of top 10 most-played artistsEd Sheeran was the most-played artist in the UK in 2018, topping the chart for the second year running despite not releasing any new music last ye...
18:52, 06/10/2019

What we played in June: 'Final Fantasy Tactics' and 'Overcooked' Welcome back to Engadget's Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where we run down what our editors are playing. This time around, we've been putting time into the iOS version of Final Fantasy Tactics, Overcooked and Just Cause 4. And we also brief...
17:52, 06/17/2019

Boeing Official Played Down Scenario That May Have Doomed Ethiopian Jet Four weeks after faulty sensor data led a 737 MAX jet to crash in Indonesia last year, a Boeing executive raised and dismissed the possibility of a bird collision triggering a second disaster....
02:52, 05/22/2019

Endgame 3: Both teams played hard in Portland for four overtimes Game 3 felt more like Game 3a and 3b between the Trail Blazers and Nuggets, and it took Rodney Hood's fresh legs to end the epic in Portland's favor....
14:39, 05/04/2019

Tiger Woods has never played the No. 1-ranked golf course in America Tiger Woods has never played at Pine Valley Golf Club, which perennially is the No. 1-ranked course in America.       ...
18:26, 08/07/2019

Raptors coach Nurse: Leonard 'played his heart out for us' Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse said he was disappointed by Kawhi Leonard's decision to leave the team but said he understood the superstar's desire to return to his native California to join the Los Angeles Clippers in free agency....
20:39, 07/07/2019

Dota Underlords, As Told By Steam Reviews Are you someone who still battles in video games by using your fingers to directly input commands, like some kind of barbarian? That’s old hat. Today, auto-battlers are all the rage. Simply buy some guys, arrange said guys, and they (the guys) will d...
01:13, 07/04/2019

Shipping Blockchain Initiative Gathers Steam A blockchain initiative for seaborne cargo aimed at cutting costs and improving tracking of shipments is getting a boost with the addition of two big container shipping operations....
15:26, 07/02/2019

How Britain's love affair with trains ran out of steam Britain has a love-hate relationship with its railways. The Victorians pioneered the country's modern rail system, which has inspired children's stories from Paddington Bear to Thomas the Tank Engine, and the beloved InterCity 125 train holds the wor...
18:00, 07/16/2019

How to find LGBTQ-friendly games on Steam Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Pride Month is almost over, but that’s no reason to stick to non-rainbow-infused games for the next eleven month...
04:00, 06/29/2019

Valve launches Steam Chat app for Android and iOS After bringing Steam Link app to gamers and the option play all games from their Steam library on mobile phones, Valve releases another app that's meant to modernized Steam chat experience. The new Steam Chat mobile app is now available for free on b...
07:39, 05/23/2019

Were the grand old days of steam trains really a golden age? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsPeople often quote the grand old days of steam and how good the railways once were. But were ste...
20:00, 05/07/2019

Sophie Turner Knows You Want Her to Live Happily Ever After With Maisie Williams. Here’s How She Played Along. Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams have never been shy about expressing their affection for one another. But on the Game of Thrones set, the onscreen sisters turned off-screen best friends apparently were happy to play up their close relationship. Dur...
02:00, 06/07/2019

The greatest golf ever played: Tiger Woods and the 2000 U.S. Open Tiger Woods reflects on his win at the 2000 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. Woods destroyed the competition winning by a record-setting 15 shots.        ...
20:26, 06/10/2019

Holy Toledo, Batman! Actors who have played the Caped Crusader Ben Affleck has vacated the role of Bruce Wayne in "The Batman," making way for a new Caped Crusader. Who else has worn the cowl?        ...
02:26, 06/24/2019

Believe It or Not, Christina Hendricks Played an Iconic Role in American Beauty Christina Hendricks is revealing that she had a hand in the making of the film, American Beauty. When the film comes to mind, people instantly think of that iconic movie poster with the......
12:52, 08/23/2019

Frijns: Recent bad form played on mind during New York Formula E win Envision Virgin Racing's Robin Frijns says his prior run of bad luck in Formula E played on his mind during his drive to victory in the New York finale...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Tetris Played on an Old School Display Produces the Most Satisfying Sounds Imagine yourself playing Tetris, and you’ll undoubtedly have the Game Boy version’s memorable theme song (called Korobeiniki) stuck in your head for hours. But playing the game on an old school analog display manages to produce an even more satisfyin...
01:13, 05/10/2019

Klopp: Messi free-kick unstoppable, and we couldn’t have played much better "Jurgen Klopp admitted it was impossible to stop Lionel Messi’s free-kick in his side’s 3-0 defeat to Barcelona, and doesn’t think his side could have played much better."...
01:39, 05/02/2019

Zion Williamson ‘never should’ve played’ in NBA Summer League, Mike Krzyzewski says The No. 1 draft pick has been on "this circuit of awards" and isn't "in the playing shape or the mental shape" to compete yet, said Williamson's former coach at Duke....
05:13, 07/15/2019

James Harden played with blurred vision and stinging eyes Houston star James Harden hopes his injured eyes benefit from a few days off before Game 3 of the Western Conference semifinal        ...
11:26, 05/01/2019

Greg Johnson, who played for Nashville Predators and three other NHL teams, dies at 48 Greg Johnson, 48, was taken by the Nashville Predators in the expansion draft and was their captain from 2002-06.       ...
23:26, 07/09/2019

Man played a secretly recorded sex tape on Facebook Live, charges say A man faces charges after authorities say he posted a sex video on Facebook Live without the consent of his former partner.        ...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Jeanne O’Laughlin dies at 90; played key role in Elian case MIAMI (AP) — Barry University officials say a former university president who played a key role in the polarizing Elian Gonzalez case has died. Sister Jeanne O’Laughlin was 90. O’Laughlin was an Adrian Dominican nun and was Barry Universi...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Opening WSL games to be played at Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge • Manchester City and Chelsea announce games at main stadiums• City v United Manchester derby opens season on 7 SeptemberManchester City and Chelsea will play their opening matches of the Women’s Super League season at the Etihad Stadium and Stamford...
20:39, 07/08/2019

The joys of springs: how Kenya could steam beyond fossil fuel Engineers are tapping the Rift Valley’s subterranean energy to power an expanding economyA faint smell of sulphur, a shrill hiss of gas and a Rift Valley panorama punctuated by 30 pillars of steam mark the frontline of renewable energy growth in Keny...
14:09, 05/01/2019

After being reject last year, Steam Link launches on iOS and Apple TV Due to violating many of App Store's guidelines, Valve's Steam Link app was rejected by Apple last year, so Android users were the only ones to be able to bring desktop gaming to their smartphones and tablets.Well, it looks like Apple and Valve manag...
07:00, 05/16/2019

Toys 'R' Us returns with 'STEAM' workshops and smaller stores In time for the holidays, Toys "R" Us parent company Tru Kids is planning to open two permanent stores. This time around, the stores will include things like theaters for movies and video games, STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art and Math) wor...
22:39, 07/18/2019

| Serena picks up steam, crushes Japanese qualifier Serena Williams put her nervy start to the French Open behind her by thrashing Kurumi Nara to step up her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title....
16:52, 05/30/2019

Steam gamers warned of Windows 10 security risk Valve's popular PC gaming platform Steam is vulnerable to a hugely damaging zero-day security vulnerability, experts have warned.According to new findings, around 72 million Windows users are at risk of having their systems taken over by an atta...
10:00, 08/11/2019

Steam Finally Adds Official LGBTQ+ Tag For Games The process of finding games on Steam has become increasingly driven by a tag system. Mouse over, say, Sekiro on Steam’s front page, and you’ll see descriptor tags like “Souls-like,” “Difficult,” and “Action.” Click on one of those tags, and you’ll b...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Steam will stop supporting Ubuntu Linux over 32-bit compatibility If you're a Linux gamer who prefers Ubuntu, you might want to look for another distribution in the near future. Valve is dropping official support for Ubuntu in Steam as of the operating system's upcoming 19.10 release, which will cut 32-b...
05:13, 06/23/2019

Nvidia RTX adoption slows down according to Steam hardware survey The latest Steam hardware survey is out, and it looks like Nvidia Turing graphics cards are ever so slowly gaining market share. The gains are led by the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060, which saw a 0.14% boost in May, but don't let that mislead yo...
03:00, 06/05/2019

Vive’s catching up to Rift in Steam’s May hardware survey Steam's May hardware survey shows that Oculus Rift got 45.62% of overall VR usage on Steam. Vive and Vive Pro, meanwhile, total 42.59% of the shareRead More...
15:13, 05/12/2019

Valve updates bug bounty rules after Steam zero-day controversy PC gaming giant Valve has said that banning a security research who reported a zero-day vulnerability in its Steam gaming client was “a mistake”.Last month Russian security researcher Vasily Kravets filed a bug report in which he reveal...
00:26, 08/23/2019

Gold Rally Picks Up Steam as Investors Pile In The most-active gold futures contract rose more than 1% Tuesday to $1,435 a troy ounce, heading for a fresh six-year high as investors anticipate lower interest rates and seek alternatives to currencies and bonds....
21:00, 06/25/2019

AMD is on a winning streak – so why does Steam Hardware Survey not show that? Every month the Steam Hardware Survey is released, giving us an idea of the type of hardware PC gamers using Steam are running, but it always suggests disappointing results for AMD compared to Intel and Nvidia – and AMD thinks it knows why.In ...
14:00, 07/25/2019

Steam's New Customizable AI Tool Scans Your Playtime And Tells You What To Buy Next Just days after the end of a summer sale that laid bare many of Steam’s issues with helping people discover new games, Valve has announced a new section dedicated to “experiments around discoverability, video, machine learning, and more.” It’s called...
23:26, 07/11/2019

Valve makes it more difficult for devs to manipulate Steam Valve is now forcing developers to ask before changing their release date. This appears to come as a result of devs manipulating Steam's upcoming releases.Read More...
09:39, 08/08/2019

The Eurovision Song Contest 2019 picks up steam The artists and their entourages are now in Tel Aviv. As the city prepares to receive thousands of guests, rehearsals have begun on the Expo grounds....
20:52, 05/10/2019

Destiny 2 will be free-to-play and on Steam with next expansion in September Destiny 2 is getting a free-to-play version, and it’s shifting over to Steam, Bungie announced alongside the revelation of a new expansion (and cross-save functionality, to boot).That expansion is called Shadowkeep and is set on the moon, feat...
12:26, 06/07/2019

Restored steam locomotive rolls to anniversary event CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A nearly 80-year-old steam locomotive has been restored and is back on the tracks in the American West to help celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad. Big Boy Number 4014 is longer than two city buses a...
10:13, 05/07/2019

Big Boy steam locomotive chugs to post-restoration debut CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — One of the world’s biggest and most powerful steam locomotives is chugging to its big debut after five years of restoration work. Big Boy No. 4014 rolled out of a Union Pacific restoration shop in Cheyenne, Wyoming, on Sat...
18:39, 05/04/2019

Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night, As Told By Steam Reviews What is a Kickstarter-funded spiritual successor to Castlevania? Either a miserable or non-miserable pile of secrets (and gameplay mechanics), depending on which Steam reviewer you talk to....
06:13, 06/22/2019

Here's the Biggest Steam Locomotive in the World Flying Down the Rails Union Pacific 4014, also known as the largest steam locomotive in the world, also known as a Union Pacific “Big Boy,” is racing to Ogden, Utah, to make it in time for the 150th anniversary celebrations of the transcontinental railroad. Here it is fl...
04:26, 05/10/2019

China's Economy Was Losing Steam Even Before Trump's New Tariffs Economic activity in China cooled across the board last month, undoing a brief surge earlier in the year and raising questions about the vitality of the world’s second-largest economy....
09:13, 05/15/2019

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read More...
06:52, 08/22/2019

Before Chris Hemsworth Fought to Keep Thor Fat in Avengers: Endgame, He Almost Played Gambit Avengers: Endgame takes Thor to an emotional low point so dark that he sinks into an existential, alcohol-fueled depression. It causes the thunder god to go through a drastic physical transformation we don’t see until halfway through the film. When w...
06:39, 05/29/2019

Rafael Nadal Played Some Heroic Points Before Roger Federer Wrapped It Up The match was glowing white-hot for hours, but in the fourth set, the Wimbledon semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal began to cool off. Federer got an early break to go up 2-1, and a sense of the inevitable washed over the lawn as both pl...
22:52, 07/12/2019

Paul Rudd played an unrelatable Pete Buttigieg visiting 'The View' on 'SNL' Saturday Night Live/ Youtube Paul Rudd played a not-so-relatable Pete Buttigieg on "Saturday Night Live." Rudd-as-Buttigieg mentioned he was Harvard graduate, war veteran, Rhodes Scholar, and multilingual in one sentence. Scroll down to watch. Rea...
00:13, 05/20/2019

Arizona city played critical role in moon exploration history When people think about space missions and moon landings, it's usually Cape Canaveral, Fla., and Houston, Texas, that comes to mind. But Flagstaff, Ariz., has also played a critical role in space exploration....
01:13, 07/10/2019

Report: Shinzo Abe played golf after North Korea fired missiles Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is drawing scorn from local media following reports he went golfing the day North Korea tested two short-range missiles....
03:52, 07/31/2019

Men are better than women at reading maps because they played with Lego as kids, scientist claims The stereotype that men are better than women at reading maps is true, a brain expert has claimed, but only because they played with Lego as children....
19:39, 05/29/2019

Tennis player who never played: Dad to plead guilty for $400K bribe to get son into Georgetown Stephen Semprevivo is set to plead guilty Tuesday for paying $400,000 to Rick Singer to get his son into Georgetown University in the college scandal.        ...
20:26, 05/06/2019

Trump played down North Korea's string of missile tests. That could embolden Kim U.S. President Donald Trump plays down North Korea's third missile launch in about a week, saying that "short-range missiles" are "very standard."...
15:00, 08/02/2019

Trust in single power line played role in Argentine outage Overconfidence in the capacity of a single transmission line may have played a role in a massive power outage that left Argentina and parts of Uruguay and Paraguay in the dark three days ago, experts said Wednesday....
12:52, 06/20/2019

RetroArch will be Steam’s biggest emulation launch yet, coming July 30 Coming to Steam on July 30. (credit: Libretro) RetroArch is coming to Steam as a free download on July 30, marking what appears to be the largest non-commercial emulation launch ever on Valve's digital download storefront. The news came on Friday v...
01:00, 07/14/2019

NASA to Land in Mars, Pennsylvania to Celebrate Red Planet with STEAM NASA returns to Mars, Pennsylvania Friday, May 31 to celebrate Mars exploration and share the agency’s excitement about landing astronauts on the Moon in five years....
17:00, 05/23/2019

After nearly 60 years off the tracks, the world's largest steam locomotive roars With plumes of smoke billowing into the sky, the world's largest steam locomotive left Wisconsin on Friday morning, bound for an afternoon stop in West Chicago....
00:00, 07/27/2019

Cult Classic Alpha Protocol Removed From Sale On Steam Obsidian Entertainment’s 2010 spy-thriller Alpha Protocol has been removed from sale on Steam at the “request of the publisher.” According to a Sega representative, rights to publish the cult-classic RPG have expired. While players who previously bou...
01:52, 06/20/2019

Valve releases Steam Link app for iPhone, iPad and Apple TV PC gaming is ready to meet iOS, now that Valve's Steam Link app is available for Apple's devices. You can evne play them on your TV easily via the Apple TV, streamed right from your PC. Apple had blocked its release last year, but evidently...
03:13, 05/16/2019

Autocar confidential: Bentley blows off some steam, Nissan fights the law and more Nissan's Intelligent Mobility autonomous development programme is held back by legal constraints Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry This week, as we chat to the motoring industry's ...
18:26, 08/20/2019

Steam Summer Sale 2019 Kicks Off: The Top Deals and Discounts The Steam Grand Prix Summer Sale 2019 is now live, offering great discounts across a variety of games both old and new, including the likes of Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Devil May Cry 5, and Rise of......
09:52, 06/26/2019

Wall Street rally loses steam as industrials drag Wall Street's main indexes gave up gains to trade slightly lower on Tuesday, as declines in industrial companies dampened early optimism over easing trade tensions and the prospect of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve....
20:52, 06/11/2019

Valve Changes Steam Sale After Widespread Complaints From Developers And Players After a period of stagnation, Valve has gone back to its well of Steam sale meta games—something users have enjoyed in the past, even though they’re ultimately just a means of incentivizing people to spend more money. This time, though, Valve may hav...
00:13, 06/28/2019

Joe Biden leads in Iowa as Warren picks up steam: poll Former Vice President Joe Biden’s maintaining his lead in Iowa, but Sen. Elizabeth Warren is gaining while Sen. Bernie Sanders’ support plummets, according to a poll released Thursday. Biden attracted 28 percent of support among voters wh...
20:00, 08/08/2019

30 years after Tiananmen – Is China's pro-democracy movement losing steam? Many pro-democracy activists fled China after the Tiananmen massacre, but they continue to support dissidents from abroad. With Beijing intensifying its crackdown on civil society, the movement faces new challenges....
16:00, 06/03/2019

Researcher discloses second Steam zero-day exploit after being shut out of bug bounty program A second zero-day vulnerability has been publicly disclosed in the Steam gaming client by security researcher Vasily Kravets after he said he was banned from its bug-bounty program. The revelations come two weeks after another zero-day previously dis...
10:00, 08/22/2019

An artist’s journey from a Chicago steam room to a Brooklyn studio At 23, Rashid Johnson was getting inspiration in a steam room with Jesse Jackson. Now, at 42, he’s a vital voice on black cultural identity in his own space....
21:00, 07/03/2019

The app that lets you play Steam games on your iPhone is finally available to download Remember the Steam Link app that let you play Steam games on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV? Apple yanked it from the App Store about a year ago, citing “business conflicts.” The app allowed you to purchase games directly from Steam, bypassin...
17:13, 05/16/2019

We wade through fidget spinners and porn to bring you the best games for less than $1 right now on Steam Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
16:00, 06/28/2019

Valve says turning away researcher reporting Steam vulnerability was a mistake Enlarge (credit: Timothy Brown / Flickr) In an attempt to quell a controversy that has raised the ire of white-hat hackers, the maker of the Steam online game platform said on Thursday it made a mistake when it turned away a researcher who recently...
08:52, 08/23/2019

Steam's Summer Sale for 2019 gives you the chance to win free stuff It's that time of the year again when you can't help but empty your wallet to stockpile on Steam games you'll probably never touch. Steam has launched its Summer Sale event for 2019, and it'll last for the next two weeks until Jul...
19:39, 06/26/2019

Apple reversal allows Valve’s Steam Link streaming app on iOS, tvOS Valve's mobile Steam Link app, which lets users stream PC games to other screens inside and outside the home, is now available on Apple's iOS and tvOS App Stores. The news comes almost a year after Apple revoked its approval for the Steam Link app to...
18:13, 05/16/2019

Hunter Harrison's Train Overhaul Starts Running Out of Steam Precision-scheduled railroading, the industrywide system to boost efficiency pioneered by the late Hunter Harrison, led to widespread improvements in recent years. But the momentum from that shift is now fading....
16:26, 08/23/2019

Here's the Biggest Steam Engine in the World Going on a Test Run For the First Time in Nearly 60 Years Union Pacific 4014, also known as the one of the only 25 Big Boys ever built and only eight still in existence, is now officially the only one running in the world. Earlier we heard it blow its whistle for the first time since 1962, and yesterday eve...
23:13, 05/03/2019

| Cricket SA pushing full steam ahead with domestic restructure Cricket South Africa is pushing full steam ahead with plans for a domestic restructure that will see the number of professional sides increase from six to 12....
09:39, 08/08/2019

Gilroy shooter Santino William Legan’s first targets played dead to survive The first targets of the California garlic festival gunman say he calmly asked them, “Are you all right?” after gunning them down — but the couple survived by playing dead as a heroic young girl scrambled to save their 3-year-old so...
16:13, 07/30/2019

Cardinal Ortega, former Havana archbishop who played role in US-Cuba thaw, dies at 82 Former Havana Archbishop Cardinal Jaime Ortega y Alamino, a key figure in the secret negotiations that led to the restoration of diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba, has died, the state-controlled newspaper Granma reported Friday....
20:00, 07/26/2019

I Played Grand Theft Auto V Nightly for 3 Years. Here’s a List of Things I Never Did as a Result In trying to shift the blame of white domestic terrorism from the actual white people committing it and the “president” who champions and enables it, there has been a lot of talk about the dangers of video games....
03:26, 08/06/2019

Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in ‘Star Wars,’ has died, his family says Peter Mayhew, the actor best known for playing the character Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ movie series, died on Tuesday, his family announced on his Twitter page. He was 74 years old....
04:00, 05/03/2019

President Trump Played a Key Role in the Central Park Five Case. Here’s the Real History Behind When They See Us The newspaper ad shows up in the second episode of Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix drama When They See Us. It’s a full-page proclamation, headlined in capital letters: “BRING BACK THE DEATH PENALTY. BRING BACK OUR POLICE!” Like the...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' movies, dies British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca the Wookiee, the loyal, furry cohort of space buccaneer Han Solo in five of the "Star Wars" movies, has died at age 74, his family said on Thursday....
02:13, 05/03/2019

Cyberpunk 2077 And Other E3 Games Are Getting Outsold On Steam By American Truck Simulator DLC It’s the most video games time of the year, with every developer and their (voice actor’s) dog showing off glamorous new games powered by multi-million dollar marketing budgets. In many cases, this has involved unfurling elaborate pre-order campaigns...
04:52, 06/12/2019

Steam April 2019 Top 20: Mortal Kombat 11, Katana Zero, and Mordhau stand out Valve is trying something new by releasing data on the top 20 best-selling games from last month. The list is an eclectic mix of titles and genres.Read More...
02:00, 05/24/2019

Severe local 0-Day escalation exploit found in Steam Client Services Enlarge / Breaking bugs are as described—a security flaw in Steam's client service allows easy execution of arbitrary code as LOCALSYSTEM. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Earlier today, disgruntled security researcher Vasily Kravets released...
06:26, 08/09/2019

Donald Trump’s steam catapult speech grabs headlines in Japan President Donald Trump's preference for steam-powered catapults on U.S. aircraft carriers is drawing attention in Japan, where Trump recently met Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a multi-day summit....
19:52, 05/29/2019

Bells, whistles and steam herald U.S. Transcontinental Railroad's 150th birthday As train bells clanged and steam whistles tooted, thousands of people on Friday witnessed the re-enactment of a ceremony in Utah's high desert that marked the completion of the first railroad to span the North American continent 150 years ago....
04:52, 05/11/2019

Delighted Djokovic wins third Madrid Open as Tsitsipas runs out of steam Delighted world number one Novak Djokovic said he was back to his best after winning a third Madrid Open title on Sunday, defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-4....
01:00, 05/13/2019

Quakecon's Steam sale offers steep discounts on 'Doom' and 'Wolfenstein' QuakeCon is right around the corner, and Bethesda is determined to capitalize on the wave of good vibe for id Software's gaming legacy -- including, we'd add, the looming 25th anniversary of Doom II. To that end, it's launching a Quake...
22:52, 07/23/2019

June Steam hardware survey: The Rift-Vive cap shrinks … sort of The Oculus Rift still leads the charge with 44.12% of the overall VR headset use on Steam, and HTC is at 42.42%. That’s a difference of just 1.7%.Read More...
12:00, 07/07/2019

Derek Jeter’s unanimous Hall of Fame quest gains steam If Mariano Rivera’s unanimous election to the Hall of Fame opened the floodgates, it’s only logical Derek Jeter would be next. The legendary Yankee shortstop, up for election next year, has a no-doubt Hall of Fame résumé, with the championship rings ...
09:26, 07/25/2019

Universal and Unity will launch two games by indie contest winners on Steam Universal Games and Digital Platforms and Unity Technologies are announcing they will launch two indie games from the recent Universal GameDev Challenge.Read More...
15:52, 07/09/2019

Epic buys Psyonix, will halt sales of 'Rocket League' on Steam Epic's determination to score exclusives for its game store now includes buying well-known studios. The company has acquired Rocket League creator Psyonix for an unspecified amount, and will bring the vehicular soccer game to the Epic Games Sto...
00:26, 05/02/2019

The Biggest Steam Engine In The World Just Moved Under Its Own Power For The First Time In Decades The Titanic was immense in its day, but would be dwarfed by modern cruise ships. Union Pacific’s Big Boy locomotive was large when it was brand new in 1941–and still looks colossal next to modern trains. One special Boy has been in the barn for a lon...
01:00, 05/03/2019

Louis Vuitton sees demand in mainland China picking up steam Louis Vuitton, LVMH's biggest sales driver, has beefed up stocks of its handbags and other luxury wares to feed its growing online business in mainland China, as Chinese consumers spend more at home, its management told analysts....
19:13, 06/06/2019

Jony Ive, the Apple design chief who played key role in iPhone’s creation, to depart after 30 years Apple announced the senior executive’s departure Thursday, saying he will leave later this year to form an independent design company that will count Apple as a client. Ive has been an integral part of the company’s device designs, from 1998’s iMac t...
17:26, 06/28/2019

Teen piano prodigy who played with Billy Joel made honorary NYPD officer A blind teen piano prodigy became an honorary police officer Thursday — and showed off his talents in a concert at NYPD headquarters. Logan Riman, 14, of Brooklyn — who previously performed with his idol Billy Joel at Madison Square Garde...
23:26, 08/01/2019

Trump labor nominee Eugene Scalia played key role changing rules on tipping President Trump’s nominee to head the Labor Department, private sector lawyer Eugene Scalia, had a key role in one of the most controversial issues in workplace law in recent years: control over the tips workers receive from customers. Scalia, son of...
08:52, 08/11/2019

The Jumanji: The Next Level trailer answers the question, "What if Dwayne Johnson played Danny DeVito?" The surprising success of Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle created a path for a weirdly viable franchise, yet it was hard to picture just how they planned on keeping the premise fresh for future installments. In the first trailer for the upcoming seque...
19:13, 07/01/2019

Petition calling for terminal to be named after Fort Hood's 'hug lady' gains steam More than 82,000 signatures have been collected by late Monday for a petition to rename the Fort Hood air terminal after the "hug lady," whose embrace boosted the spirits of thousands of American soldiers over nearly a decade as they shipped out for ...
10:39, 06/04/2019

Destiny 2 is now free-to-play and coming to Steam, leaked Shadowkeep details suggest Another leak has surfaced regarding the future of Destiny 2 and Bungie - here's everything you need to know about the free-to-play move that Bungie is expected to make later this year....
15:00, 06/06/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks lose steam as threats to growth end relief rally Stocks eked out meagre gains on Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening appetite for risk....
13:00, 07/02/2019

Valve forced to tweak its confusing Steam 'Grand Prix Summer Sale' The little cooperative game Valve conjured up to go with the Steam Summer Sale this year caused some pretty big issues, enough for the company to change things up a bit. Apparently, its mechanics were so complex, confusing and even broken that player...
17:52, 06/28/2019

After a year of Epic Games exclusivity, ‘Hades’ heads to Steam Early Access Hades, the next game from Bastion and Pyre developer Supergiant Games, is coming to Steam Early Access on December 10. The game has been available in early access on the Epic Games Store since December of last year....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Rocket League could ditch Steam after Epic Games buys developer Psyonix The feud between PC gaming storefronts Steam and the Epic Games Store is still burning bright, with the latter recently throwing down the gauntlet and suggesting it would drop its controversial pursuit of exclusive titles if Steam is willing to pay g...
06:13, 05/02/2019

Steam June Top 20: Bloodstained, My Friend Pedro, and 7 Early Access games bask in the sun Valve is back with its Top 20 releases on Steam for June, and indies and Early Access games lead the way this month on the PC gaming platform.Read More...
00:13, 07/24/2019

Creator claims Lenovo stole foldable Moto Razr video it played at a press event Khan's Moto Razr render. [credit: Waqar Khan ] Lenovo's smartphone division has once again been caught misleading the press on its future p...
00:26, 05/18/2019

Republican ‘Redistricting Expert’ Reportedly Played a Part in Developing 2020 Census Citizenship Question (NEW YORK) — A longtime Republican redistricting expert played a key role in adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, according to court papers filed Thursday by opponents of the move. The filing in Manhattan federal court said the dis...
21:39, 05/30/2019

More actors of color are being cast in roles traditionally played by whites — while feeling extra pressure to succeed Broadway’s Audra McDonald and Christian Dante White talk about the challenges they face: “White actors aren’t thinking, ‘I’m being white.’ They’re just being the person.”...
15:52, 08/09/2019

Greatest golf ever played: An oral history of Tiger Woods' dominant win at 2000 U.S. Open In the 100th edition of the U.S. Open, in his 100th tournament as a professional, Tiger Woods delivered a tour de force in 2000.        ...
20:26, 06/10/2019

‘Fortnite’ competitor ‘Apex Legends’ is losing steam, highlighting questions of content and crunch Epic Games is facing scrutiny following a report of the extreme hours of labor required to sustain content updates for "Fortnite." Meanwhile a lack of such content appears to be costing "Apex Legends" players, while Respawn Entertainment says it is p...
20:00, 05/06/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Steam Release confirmed by Rockstar Social Club source code? Rockstar could have inadvertently confirmed the release of a PC version of Red Dead Redemption 2 on PC via an update to the official Social Club app. Here's what you need to know....
18:00, 07/04/2019

Nadal racks up 12th French crown as Thiem runs out of steam at Roland Garros Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th French Open crown on Sunday, leaving Dominic Thiem crushed and a packed Parisian stadium shaking their heads in wonder....
12:13, 06/10/2019

Risk of Rain 2 storms to over 1 million copies sold after 1 month in Steam Early Access Risk of Rain 2 has seen over 1 million copies in sales since hitting Steam Early Access on March 28 for $20. It's Hopoo Games' third title. Read More...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Push for 'red flag' laws, background checks gains steam in wake of mass shootings The push for so-called "red flag" laws and stronger background checks is gaining steam amid apparent support from President Trump and Democrats in Congress in the wake of the two mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, though it presents a delicate cha...
05:00, 08/17/2019

Steam Economy In Chaos After Team Fortress 2 Glitch Guarantees Players Rare Items Hats. It’s always been hats. Ever since Team Fortress 2 first added cosmetics back in 2009, which was (oh no) a decade ago, they’ve been equal parts a cornerstone of Valve’s oft-forgotten multiplayer shooter and a meme at the hat-obsessed game’s expe...
02:26, 07/27/2019

Assault weapons ban gaining steam in wake of El Paso, Dayton mass shootings: poll Banning assault weapons in America is gaining support in the wake of the double mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton — even among Republicans. A new Fox News poll found that 67 percent of registered voters surveyed want Congress to outlaw assau...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Indie developers suggest Steam Summer Sale confusion is hurting their games [Updated] Enlarge / Despite the exciting imagery, Steam's Grand Prix promotion may be inadvertently harming some low-cost indie games on the platform. (credit: Steam) As part of this year's annual Steam Summer Sale, Valve is hosting a new "Grand Prix" promot...
01:00, 06/28/2019

Gary Cahill: Chelsea star Ruben Loftus-Cheek played part in Crystal Palace transfer New Crystal Palace signing Gary Cahill has cited former Chelsea team-mate Ruben Loftus-Cheek as an influence on joining the Eagles on a two-year deal....
12:39, 08/06/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after U.S. lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum....
06:26, 05/19/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after US lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum....
20:39, 05/18/2019

US weekly jobless claims unexpectedly rise, sparking fears the labor market is losing steam First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 216,000, down slightly from the 218,000 claims reported for the previous week....
22:52, 06/13/2019

Major Disappointment: These Parents Played Their Baby Classical Music In The Womb And He Was Born With A Long White Beard But Is Still Dumb As Hell All new parents worry about finding ways to give their children every possible advantage in life, but despite the purest of intentions, sometimes things just don’t work out exactly the way you envision: These parents played their baby classical music...
17:39, 06/12/2019

'He is going to blow my brains out.' How a highway standoff played out on Facebook Live A woman who livestreamed a police standoff earlier this week had an on-again, off-again romantic relationship with the man driving the van.        ...
08:26, 06/07/2019

Charles Barkley calls Kevin McHale 'best player I ever played against' Charles Barkley played against some of the greatest players in NBA history but said that none were tougher than Kevin McHale.       ...
17:52, 07/18/2019

The guitar that Duane Allman played on classic 'Layla' sells for $1.25 million An anonymous collector has snapped up the guitar that Duane Allman played on 'Layla,' the Derek and the Dominoes hit written by Eric Clapton.        ...
04:39, 08/19/2019

Women's Super League fixtures could be played as double-headers at Premier League stadiums A number of Women's Super League matches could be played as double-headers alongside Premier League fixtures next season, according to one of the most senior figures in the English game....
14:39, 07/07/2019

Who is Dominic Cummings? The 'mastermind' of Vote Leave played by Benedict Cumberbatch in Brexit: the Uncivil War Channel 4's highly-anticipated Brexit drama will air tonight in which Benedict Cumberbatch plays political strategist Dominic Cummings who is considered the "mastermind" of the Leave campaign....
15:52, 07/29/2019

Tetris Effect Steam PC Review: A virtually unbeatable rendition of Tetris Tetris Effect is an audiovisual banquet that's fantastic on a flatscreen and exemplary in VR. A brilliant blend of old and new that needs to be witnessed....
19:39, 08/08/2019

Lava, sulfur and steam: After the Hawaii volcano eruption, Hawaii residents struggle to recover A year after lava began flowing in what would become Hawaii's most destructive volcano eruption in decades, thousands are still struggling to recover.        ...
01:00, 06/21/2019

A comedian who played a president on TV just became Ukraine's president On April 21, comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who played a president in a popular Ukrainian TV series, defeated incumbent president Petro Poroshenko in a landslide, garnering 73.2% of the vote to Poroshenko’s 24.4%....
14:49, 04/28/2019

Mobile gaming sensation Lords Mobile is now available on Steam Lords Mobile has been downloaded well over two hundred million times on Android and iOS. It’s a mobile gaming sensation, and you can now download the game for your PC. It came to Steam in early June. You need more than a cute app icon and...
13:00, 06/11/2019

Ken Kercheval, who played J.R. Ewing's rival Cliff Barnes on 'Dallas,' dies at age 83 Ken Kercheval, who died in his Indiana hometown on April 21, 2019, was the only actor besides Larry Hagman to appear throughout the run of "Dallas."        ...
16:39, 04/28/2019

'The hardest 24 notes to play': Why 'Taps' is played to honor fallen heroes “This is our way of saying, ‘thank you’ to the loved ones.” bugler Bruce McKee said.        ...
04:00, 05/28/2019

The best candy store in every state Yelp user / Amy P. Every state in the US offers its own spin on candy, chocolate, and other desserts. Using data from Yelp, we've compiled a list of the best candy store in every state. Dolle's Candyland in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, is a famous spot...
06:39, 08/11/2019

Store Brands Cut Into Big Food Store-branded products, from cheese to canned tomatoes, are eating away at sales of big packaged-food brands, putting more pressure on food giants as they struggle to keep up with changing consumer tastes....
15:39, 07/28/2019

Antonio Brown Had Better Have Something Else In Store You hate when a great story about massive foot blisters, home-painted football helmets, ultimatums, and coaches supporting their players through clenched teeth and retirement threats takes an obvious plot twist, but here we are: Antonio Brown v. Roge...
04:13, 08/13/2019

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending June 9, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Captain Marvel 2. Us (2019) 3. The Upside 4. Isn’t It Romantic (2019) 5. The Kid 6. The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part 7. Wonder Park 8. How to Train...
20:26, 06/11/2019

Adobe Lightroom is now on the Mac App Store The first major Adobe app to be available on the Mac App Store has finally arrived. Adobe Lightroom, one of the apps in its Creative Cloud suite, is now available for download. It was one of the applications Apple promised would be available through....
16:52, 06/20/2019

We went to a Gap store and saw why its sales have been struggling (GPS) Bethany Biron/Business Insider Gap Inc. reported that same-store sales of its namesake brand decreased by 10% in the first quarter of 2019 as a result of inventory woes and declining foot traffic. After Gap announced plans earlier this year to spin...
00:52, 06/02/2019

This addictive 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game will let you give the series a brand-new ending "Reigns: Game of Thrones"/Devolver Digital "Reigns: Game of Thrones" is a strategy game that lets players rule Westeros from the Iron Throne with one of nine rulers. Much like the show, the ruler's decision-making is constantly put to the test, and ...
00:13, 05/20/2019

Free PS4 Game Update: Download a huge new PlayStation game and PS Plus bundle Today Dauntless is a fantastic new free game available to play on the PS4 without needing PS Plus. But if you have got an active PlayStation Plus subscription, you can also grab some excellent freebies....
11:00, 06/01/2019

Bruins' Charlie McAvoy gets one-game suspension for hit, but only a minor penalty in game Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy got a one-game suspension for a hit to head of Blue Jackets forward Josh Anderson but a two-minute penalty on ice.        ...
01:52, 05/08/2019

Give Your Game Nights New Life With Amazon's Prime Day Board Game Deals While there isn’t a big, advertised board game sale this Prime Day, a bunch of popular games are individually discounted for Prime members. The best ones we’ve seen are below, but I’ll give a special shoutout to Ticket to Ride - Europe, which feature...
17:26, 07/15/2019

Video game accessories let you fine tune the feel, sound and seat of your game New controllers aren't the only driver of the multibillion-dollar video game accessory market. There's chairs and even drinks from game company Razer.       ...
12:39, 08/14/2019

New Batman game in the works at WB Montreal? DC Game confirmed by Warner Bros employee It looks like WB Montreal is definitely working on a game in the DC Universe - but what could it be? Is it the long-teased Court of Owls, or something else entirely?...
11:00, 07/27/2019

New Fallout game revealed ahead of E3 2019: Bethesda's best game gets a sequel - sort of Bethesda could be about to stealth drop a game at E3 2019 - here's everything you need to know about a potential new game incoming from the publisher....
23:13, 06/02/2019

San Jose Sharks' Joe Pavelski game-time decision for Game 7 against Avalanche Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision for San Jose's matchup against the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals....
19:26, 05/08/2019

Did Game of Thrones sneak a video game reference into “The Long Night?” Okay, before we get started, I’m going to warn you that there are *SPOILERS* in this post for episode 3 of season 8 of Game of Thrones. No, really: *SPOILERS* Last warning: *SPOILERS* For those of you still here, I assume you’ve watched last Sunday’s...
20:13, 04/30/2019

I Love When Video Game Music Is So Good I Forget To Actually Play The Game One of my favorite games of the last several years is Facepalm Games’ The Swapper. I like it for a lot of reasons: it’s got this beautiful stop-motion clay art style, an immediately compelling hook in the titular Swapper, a gun that lets you clone yo...
01:13, 07/04/2019

PS5 Game Update is BAD news for Xbox Scarlett as PlayStation prepare new game for next-gen The Blood and Truth Developers SIE London Studio have recently put out job positions at the studio, could they be staffing the team for their next VR title....
07:39, 07/21/2019

Game of Thrones: Conquest is a mobile game as disappointing as the last season of the show As the last season of the super-popular TV show Game of Thrones is in full swing, you might have noticed ads about the “Official HBO GoT Strategy RPG” with all the familiar faces of the show’s actors. If you’re a fan of the show, you might have wonde...
19:26, 05/10/2019

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in virtual worlds where they can steal cars, shoot cowboys, and fight Nazis with abandon. But as tens of t...
15:26, 06/11/2019

‘Saturday Night Live’ Pits ‘Game of Thrones’ Against ‘The Avengers’ in a Game of ‘Family Feud’ The characters of Game of Thrones may have battled the white walkers, but their greatest fight was yet to come — facing off against The Avengers on a parody of Family Feud. In a legendary cold open mashup this weekend, Saturday Night Live pitte...
06:39, 05/06/2019

Bruins' Charlie McAvoy suspended a game for head hit, but only a minor penalty in the game Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy got a one-game suspension for a hit to head of Blue Jackets forward Josh Anderson but a two-minute penalty on ice.        ...
00:52, 05/08/2019

Death Stranding isn't a stealth game, you fools, it's a "Strand Game," explains Hideo Kojima Hideo Kojima, the same man who coined the term “Tactical Espionage Action” for a series of games largely defined by hiding in vents and watching half-hour cutscenes, is here to clear up any questions viewers may have had after watching last week’s tr...
16:52, 06/05/2019

Massive E3 Leak Reveals From Software Game With George R.R. Martin, New Tales Game, Ni no Kuni Remastered A security flaw on publisher Bandai Namco’s website has led to a major new E3 leak that reveals three new games: the rumored From Software-George R.R. Martin collaboration, a new Tales game, and Ni no Kuni remastered....
08:52, 06/08/2019

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video games.Read More...
15:39, 06/07/2019

PS4, Xbox FREE game ALERT: Download this video game trial this bank Holiday Weekend Ubisoft has a May Bank Holiday treat for PS4, Xbox One, and PC players this weekend. You'll still need PS Plus and Xbox Live, but you can still play Ghost Recon Wildlands for free....
08:39, 05/04/2019

Game Of Thrones brutally asserts that the game in question will have no winner Welcome to the “Experts” reviews of Game Of Thrones here at The A.V. Club, which are written from the perspective of someone who has read George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Originally, these reviews were a necessity, creating a space ...
05:39, 05/13/2019

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
21:13, 06/17/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke laughs as Rockets' mascot ‘bends the knee’ at NBA playoff game “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke got the royal treatment at the showdown between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in Houston, Tex., on Friday night....
19:13, 05/11/2019

Epic Store Rage Has Gotten Out Of Hand The developers of cutesy Animal Crossing-Pokemon mashup Ooblets just had a weekend from hell. After trying to preempt a tidal wave of rage over their newly announced Epic Games Store exclusivity, they got hit with a swirling tsunami of foaming-at-the...
06:13, 08/07/2019

Saks Off Fifth closing only store in the Bronx Saks’ discount brand, Saks Off Fifth, is pulling out of the Bronx after opening its first store there two years ago. The 25,000-square-foot store at the Bay Plaza Shopping Center will close on Oct. 31, according to a public filing. The store employs ...
09:26, 07/23/2019

Store Your Baby's Onesies in an Ornament Box As the mother of an infant, I have come across various onesie storage hacks and they all sound good in theory. Snap them on a clothesline! Hang them up with clothing dividers! Fold them Kond0-style and place them upright in beautiful, joy-sparking bo...
00:52, 06/19/2019

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store App Store Official Charts for the week ending June 9, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 4. iSchedule, HotSchedules 5. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 6. Procreate Pocket, Savage Int...
20:26, 06/11/2019

9 of the best veggie burgers to get at the grocery store Lia Ryerson Whether you follow a meat-free diet or not, there are a lot of vegetarian burgers out there that are worth trying. Sold at many grocery-store chains, the Beyond Burger is extremely popular and is known for having a meat-like taste and te...
02:00, 07/02/2019

Developers sue Apple over App Store practices Two app developers on Tuesday sued Apple Inc over its App Store practices, making claims similar to those in a lawsuit brought by consumers that the U.S. Supreme Court recently allowed to proceed....
19:26, 06/04/2019

The UK gets its first checkout-free grocery store The days of spending your precious lunchbreak standing in line for a sandwich are increasingly numbered, as supermarket chain Sainsbury's has launched the UK's first ever till-free grocery store. The busy store in London's Holborn Circ...
14:52, 04/30/2019

TJX quarterly same-store sales top expectations TJX Cos Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly same-store sales on Tuesday, as the off-price retailer's steep discounts brought more shoppers to its Marshalls and HomeGoods stores....
14:52, 05/21/2019

Apple Watch may get its own App Store with watchOS 6 At the moment you need to have an app downloaded to your iPhone to be able to use the equivalent Apple Watch software, but that may be all about to change with the watchOS 6 update.According to a report from Bloomberg, Apple is planning to introduce ...
11:39, 05/07/2019

Why Some Android Phones Don't Have the Play Store Huawei phones, Amazon tablets, and Google Pixel phones all run Android, but one of those groups of devices doesn’t have access to the Google Play Store—and another could lose it very soon. But why is that? If you’re wondering what exactly Android is ...
17:39, 05/29/2019

Big-box store could imperil the heart of Williamsburg Think the indie spirit still burns in the heart of Williamsburg? Big-box retail may soon swallow the Bedford Avenue stop. Benjamin Bernstein of RedSky Capital has spent the last several years piecing together a string of adjacent buildings from 184 t...
02:52, 05/23/2019

NBA Finals: Game time, TV, streaming info and everything else you need for Game 4 The Toronto Raptors hold a 2-1 series lead over the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Here's game time, TV and streaming info for Game 4.        ...
12:39, 06/07/2019

Garfield, Only He's A Nightmarish Monster Starring In A Game Boy Game Last year, just in time for Halloween, Lumpy made some short animations based on artist Will Burke’s nightmarish Garfield sketches. Fast forward to May 2019 and he’s just finished work on a complete 13-minute video, presented in the style of the gros...
09:13, 05/14/2019

Ikea says it will open first Mexico store in 2020 IKEA, the world's largest furniture retailer, will open its first store in Mexico in the fall of 2020, the company said on Wednesday, as the furniture retailer expands in Latin America to counter growing competition in its core U.S. and European mark...
02:13, 05/23/2019

Lowe's Lays Off Thousands of Store Workers Lowe’s told thousands of store workers this week that their jobs were being eliminated as the company outsources tasks such as assembling barbecue grills and janitorial services....
12:39, 08/02/2019

Department-Store Woes Catch Up to Kohl's Kohl’s reported its third consecutive decline in quarterly sales, though it said business improved toward the end of the period and it maintained its guidance for the year....
02:26, 08/21/2019

The fashion concept store that is rethinking retail From speed-dating to upcycling workshops, the people behind Peckham Palms have created a space for new fashion talent. Is this a lesson to ailing bricks-and-mortar stores?With the British high street in serious decline and luxury fashion houses such ...
09:26, 08/02/2019

Three die in Germany as plane slams into hardware store Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a building in southwestern Germany. The aircraft, which appeared to be attempting an unscheduled landing nearby, slammed into a hardware store....
04:52, 07/21/2019

10 Different Ways To Store (and Display) Your Vinyl Records iPods killed CDs. Spotify killed paying for music. Video killed the radio star. Then, to the surprise of my parents, who had just given away our entire record collection, vinyl started coming back in a real way. While serious record collectors have a...
02:52, 06/18/2019

Best Buy beats quarterly same-store sales estimates Best Buy Co Inc beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly same-store sales on Thursday, as the consumer electronics retailer sold more wearables and tablets and signed up more people to its subscription-based tech support services....
13:39, 05/23/2019

Apple's App Store ads make finding the app you want frustrating Apple used to pride itself on a creating a streamlined simplicity that made its products an absolute joy to use. But slowly, the move towards wanting to grab more cash is eroding that once pleasant experience....
17:00, 05/24/2019

Here’s why your Microsoft Store ebooks won’t work next month The eBook market is most closely associated with four prominent players: Apple, Amazon, Barnes and Noble’s, and Rakuten, which makes the Kobo eReaders. But it’s easy to forget that Microsoft once owned its own eBook marketplace. Now, in 2019, it’s ex...
03:52, 06/28/2019

A First Look At Michael Kors’s Charming New London Store “We wanted to achieve a sense of residential ease with a personal touch, like you’re relaxing in your own living room, or mine,” Kors tells Vogue ahead of the ribbon cutting...
22:52, 05/09/2019

U.S. top court allows App Store antitrust suit against Apple The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple Inc of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing them to overpay, rejecting the company's bid to escape claims that its practices ...
16:39, 05/13/2019

All Google Play Store ratings are about to be recalculated The Google Play Store has built up an extensive catalog of app reviews and ratings ever since it was launched under the Android Market name way back in 2008. These scores are currently treated equally regardless of how old or how new they are. But so...
00:00, 05/09/2019

A Canadian Store Tried to Bag-Shame Its Customers. Nice Try. A Vancouver store introduced plastic bags with embarrassing messages to persuade customers to bring reusable alternatives. The bags became a surprise hit on social media instead....
22:39, 06/12/2019

Apple's New iCloud for Windows App Now Available in Microsoft Store Apple and Microsoft have teamed up to offer a brand new iCloud experience to the Windows 10 users. The companies have released a new iCloud for Windows app that can be downloaded from the Microsoft......
20:52, 06/12/2019

Walmart to Try Thinning Store Manager Ranks Walmart is testing a new store employee structure, in some cases using fewer midlevel store managers to oversee workers while boosting pay and responsibilities for those roles....
20:26, 05/02/2019

The best buys from Pat McGrath’s first UK store | Sali Hughes She’s the world’s most influential makeup artist, and these are the products to get your hands onCharlotte Tilbury, Glossier, Huda, Fenty, Drunk Elephant: the most anticipated launches in modern beauty history have a 2019 inductee. This month, Pat Mc...
14:52, 05/01/2019

Van’s General Store moving offices to 441 Broadway The Van’s General Store offices will move to the penthouse of 441 Broadway from the streets of Orchard. Founded by actor Liev Schreiber and artist Scott Carlson in 2012, VGS is an agency “that combines Hollywood connections and street smarts” for bra...
09:39, 06/19/2019

Microsoft drops Huawei laptops from its store Microsoft has stopped selling the Huawei MateBook X Pro in its online store in the wake of the US Government’s blacklisting of the Chinese firm.The move follows news that Google will be banning Huawei smartphones and tablets from getting Andro...
13:52, 05/22/2019

Pebble Beach has many traps in store for the field PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Its beauty can be intoxicating with the sparkling Pacific Ocean as a backdrop, along with the sandy beaches, the jagged cliffs, the generous fairways and the lush greenery. Playing Pebble Beach Golf Links can make you feel as i...
15:52, 06/12/2019

I Used Cash at Amazon's Cashless Store and I'm So Sorry, Rahim “Welcome to Amazon Go,” a cheery man told me, explaining that there were two ways I could shop at the retail giant’s automated convenience store—both of which involved downloading an app. “Oh, I was going to pay cash,” I said. And then it got weird.R...
23:39, 06/11/2019

$800 ball python stolen from Florence pet store FLORENCE, Ky. (WCPO)– Police in Northern Kentucky say that the people caught on camera stealing a python from a pet store could face felony charges. After popping the lock, a male and female are seen on camera sneaking away with Petland Florenc...
22:26, 06/28/2019

US man, 22, arrested in Italy in killing of store owner Italian police arrested a 22-year-old U.S. citizen on Saturday suspected of killing a 74-year-old Italian clothing store owner in a small town near Rome, according to Reuters....
17:00, 05/05/2019

'Shenmue 3' will be an Epic Games Store exclusive on PC Surprise! The PC version of Shenmue 3 is now an Epic Games Store exclusive. That means the crowdfunded sequel, which was originally unveiled as part of Sony's E3 press conference in 2015, won't be sold through Steam or any other PC-centric ...
01:26, 06/11/2019

Look: Alligator caught in parking lot of Pennsylvania store Police said an alligator was caught wandering in the parking lot of a Pennsylvania store -- the fourth alligator captured in the Pittsburgh area since May....
17:00, 07/19/2019

Huawei's Plans for Its Own App Store Said to Be Imperiled by Trump Ban Huawei Technologies made a pitch to app makers last year: Build software for a new Huawei app store outside China, and we'll help you inside the world's most populous nation....
15:13, 05/21/2019

Retailers to take a hit: Trade war could cause 'widespread store closures' Another potential round of tariffs in a tit-for-tat trade war between the U.S. and China could have an unintended consequences: massive store closures....
17:00, 05/14/2019

Police go to store for suspected shoplifter. Then pay for her groceries. _____ Three New York City police officers were called to a Whole Foods store Thursday after a woman was accused of shoplifting. Instead of arresting her, they paid for the food she had stashed in her bag. Paul Bozymowski, a film and television direct...
07:26, 07/07/2019

Why You Can't Find Parental Control Apps in the iOS App Store iOS: If you’re having trouble finding a good parental control app in the iOS App Store, there’s a reason for that: MDM, or Mobile Device management. According to Apple, apps using MDM “incorrectly” pose serious security risk, and so the company is cr...
16:13, 05/03/2019

It’s 2019 and Google still can’t keep malware out of its Android app store Google appears to have a problem with stopping malicious apps from sneaking into the Play Store. In what appears to yet another case of malware disguised as a legitimate app, security researchers from Symantec have found a new app that advertised its...
13:52, 07/16/2019

Apple publicly makes its case for the App Store Apple has published a lengthy post explaining and extolling the App Store's guidelines and developer program, following the Supreme Court's decision in an antitrust case related to its application emporium. On May 13th, the Supreme Court ha...
14:52, 05/29/2019

Up Garage Is the Auto Parts Store of Your Dreams Have you ever woken up and told yourself you need the instrument cluster cover from a Honda CR-Z? Have you ever walked into an auto parts store with a front bumper of a Mustang hanging from the wall? What about the rear wing from an RX-7, the seat fr...
21:39, 07/25/2019

Do You Love or Hate Apple's Locked Down App Store? If there’s one thing you can’t accuse Apple of, it’s being hands off. That’s especially true when it comes to its App Store, where every app must pass muster with Apple’s lengthy App Store Review Guidelines. Read more......
00:13, 05/30/2019

How to store and sync PDFs with Apple Books Find out how to store, organize, and sync PDFs across multiple iOS and macOS devices in Apple Books for easy access to frequently used documents and books....
14:47, 04/28/2019

Amazon opens first cashier-less ‘Go’ store in New York Amazon a year ago launched its high-tech Go convenience store, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out. Now it’s adding a decidedly low-tech feature: accepting cash. Its new store opening in New York City on Tuesday will be the first...
20:13, 05/07/2019

Domenica Vacca closes flagship NYC store Designer Domenica Vacca has found himself in a very unfashionable place: on the curb. After a months-long legal battle with his landlord in Manhattan, Vacca closed his 3-year-old flagship store at 15 W. 55th St. over the holiday weekend. A sign in th...
06:39, 05/30/2019

Surface Laptop 2 gets up to $300 saving in the Microsoft Store Microsoft has cut the price of its Surface Laptop 2 by up to $300, so if you've been thinking of buying this excellent device – which is one of our picks for the best laptop money can buy – then now is an ideal time to grab it.The ...
16:13, 05/17/2019

Aisha Tyler on what's in store for Archer in space Archer’s tenth (and possibly final?) season, also known as 1999, premieres today, following Archer, Lana, and the rest of the team onboard the M/V Seamus salvage ship. In honor of the premiere, we sat down with Aisha Tyler after a recording session t...
18:00, 05/29/2019

Best e-commerce platform of 2019: get an online store now! The rise of the web has allowed countless businesses to reach a wider market. Not only that, it has given rise to countless new online-only businesses, fueled by the exponential rise of mobile connections.It's not surprising, then, that one anal...
16:52, 05/07/2019

Apple's watchOS 6 finally adds an app store The Apple Watch is about to become that much more independent from your iPhone. Apple has introduced watchOS 6, and its centerpiece is an on-device App Store -- yes, you can download apps to your wrist without having to reach for your handset. There....
20:00, 06/03/2019

Best Buy will dedicate store space to 'smart' gym equipment Best Buy thinks it might have another way to remain relevant in the face of online shopping: diving head-first into smart fitness technology that often benefits from hands-on time. The big-box retailer has launched a fitness initiative that includes...
17:00, 06/18/2019

Nike's app powers Foot Locker's new NYC store Over the past few years, Nike has heavily invested in making its stores more tech-oriented. A big part of that strategy is integrating its Nike app with the company's physical spaces and trying to make it easy for shoppers to do things like inst...
16:39, 08/09/2019

Tarotscopes: What Does Summer Have In Store For Your Zodiac Sign? With the sun at its highest elevation, standing still, us mortals have the chance to do the same — to go deep, shed light on the areas of our lives that need the most attention, and think about what comes next...
14:39, 06/24/2019

Amazon's New York Go store is the first to accept cash Amazon's app-powered supermarket chain, Amazon Go, opens its twelfth branch today. Located on Vesey Street in New York, the store is the city's first branch of Amazon Go, which started out in Amazon's home territory of Seattle....
14:39, 05/07/2019

Windows 10 20H1 has a lot of changes in store for the operating system Windows 10 updates keep coming whether you install them or not. They generally bring a whole host of bug fixes and new features, but they've also been known to come with their own share of issues.While we don't know what possible problems n...
03:13, 07/24/2019

This Weekend's Best Sales: Saks Off 5th, The Container Store & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
13:39, 07/13/2019

watchOS 6 to Bring App Store, New Watch Faces, and More Apple has taken the wraps off the new watchOS 6 platform for Apple Watch devices. watchOS 6 will bring new watch faces, a host of enhancements in health related features, App Store, and more....
04:26, 06/04/2019

Amazon to open first Go store that accepts cash NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon launched its high-tech Go convenience store a year ago, where shoppers can pull items off the shelf and walk out. Now it’s adding a decidedly low-tech feature by accepting cash. Its new store opening in New York City Tues...
10:13, 05/07/2019

The UK’s first Microsoft Store opens in July. Here’s what to expect Microsoft today announced that its long-awaited UK retail launch will take place on July 11, less than six weeks from now, when it opens its first London store. As you’d expect from any ambitious UK retail launch worth its salt, Microsoft has chosen ...
15:52, 05/30/2019

Police: Suspect killed, 3 arrested after gun store burglary ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Authorities say police responding to a burglary at a Maryland gun store killed one suspect and arrested three others. Montgomery County police also said in a news release Friday that one officer is on administrative leave pendin...
00:52, 06/15/2019

Where’s the cheapest place to store 500GB of data online? Reeling from a Dropbox price hike, Kate wants somewhere cheaper to store her 500GB of photos and filesI’ve just received notification that my Dropbox account is going up in price to more than £90 a year. I like Dropbox’s interface and ease of use fro...
12:13, 06/20/2019

Iconic NYC costume and beauty store Ricky’s is on its last legs The New York beauty supplies retailer — a longtime destination for pink wigs, sex toys, Halloween costumes and exotic shampoos from Japan — will have shuttered all but two of its locations by summer’s end, The Post has learned....
14:52, 06/19/2019

Michigan woman wins $1 million thanks to some help from store clerk A Michigan woman said she owes her $1 million Powerball jackpot to a lucky tip from a store clerk -- and an important reminder from the same clerk when the left her tickets behind....
10:39, 06/27/2019

4 gunmen on run, one dead, after Washington-area gun store break-in Four gunmen were on the run in a suburban Washington, D.C., neighborhood Thursday after they smashing into gun shop with their car, stealing weapons.        ...
15:52, 06/13/2019

You won't need to use the Microsoft Store to install Windows 10 apps in the future The Microsoft Store, which was once the only way to install UWP (Universal Windows Platform) apps, hasn’t been the success that Microsoft hoped it would be, and it’s now confirmed that soon you may not need to use the Store to get UWP a...
15:39, 05/10/2019

US Writer Says Trump Allegedly Raped Her At A Store In Mid-1990s An advice columnist for Elle fashion magazine said in an account published Friday that Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in the dressing room of a New York department store more than two decades......
06:26, 06/22/2019

Bodega worker fatally stabbed after confrontation outside store An upper Manhattan bodega worker was fatally stabbed following a confrontation outside the store Wednesday night, police said. The 28-year-old man was stabbed in the chest during an argument with a group of people gathered outside of Dyckman Kwik Sto...
07:13, 06/20/2019

"Will Shoot In Your Face": Cops After 4-Year-Old Took Doll From Store An Arizona couple is suing the city of Phoenix and its police department for $10 million after a video captured officers drawing their weapons and threatening to shoot the family of four....
20:39, 06/16/2019

Walmart's Mexico same-store sales rise 6.1 pct in April Walmart de Mexico said on Tuesday that sales at stores open more than a year in Mexico rose 6.1 percent in April compared to the same month last year....
01:00, 05/08/2019

No charges in fatal shooting at Kansas cellphone store OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A clerk at a suburban Kansas City phone store will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a man who police say was trying to rob the store. Fox4KC reports the Johnson County District Attorney’s office announced Monda...
13:52, 06/25/2019

‘Real aggressive’ snake likely bit thieves who stole it from pet store An aggressive boa constrictor stolen by a pair of thieves at a St. Louis exotic pet store may have bitten at least one of the crooks, the owner of the store said this week. James Brumley, the owner of the Exotic Amphibian Reptile Center, said the pai...
18:39, 06/20/2019

Google ditches Nest.com in favor of its online store Google hasn't been shy about phasing out what's left of Nest as an independent entity, and that now includes Nest's website. Droid-Life has noticed that Google has largely gutted Nest.com -- now, it just asks you to visit the Google S...
20:13, 06/19/2019

Amazon launches 'Off-to-College' store ahead of Prime Day This article originally appeared on Tom’s Guide and has been inducted into our Future University Back to School guide June is turning out to be a busy month for Amazon. Not only are we weeks away from the start of Amazon Prime Day 20...
04:13, 06/26/2019

Top dog: Shares of online pet store Chewy soar in debut NEW YORK (AP) — It’s raining cats and dogs on Wall Street. Chewy, the online seller of pet food and squeaky toys, went public Friday and its shares soared 71%. The stock’s rise values the 8-year-old company at $15 billion. Demand for the ...
20:13, 06/14/2019

Watch Daniel Radcliffe prank call a toy store for BBC One Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe seems like a good sort, so even when he’s drafted by crafty pranksters to make a crank call, you can tell he’s wracked with guilt. For BBC1's “Alphabeticall,” someone calls a poor, unsuspecting establishment and...
08:52, 08/10/2019

Google adds 'Welcome Offers' to its store and restaurant listings Last year, Google allowed you to "follow" your favorite stores and restaurants so you would always get updates on the latest events, products or offers from that business (you'll see these updates in the For You tab in Maps). Now, in an effort t...
21:00, 06/20/2019

Google is overhauling the Play Store's app rating system Android app and game developers, and the billions of Google Play Store customers around the world, will soon see changes made to the way apps on the platform are scored.Speaking at the Google IO 2019 developer conference this week, the Google Play te...
05:13, 05/09/2019

Office sidesteps CVA as dozens of store closures loom The shoe retailer Office is plotting the closure of up to half its UK stores as it becomes the latest chain to confront the impact of brutal high street trading....
14:52, 08/09/2019

CVS slows store expansion plans, cuts pace by a third CVS Health will open about about one-third of the stores it usually opens this year and even fewer next year, the company's head of retail said Wednesday....
16:26, 08/07/2019

Microsoft to open first European store in central London Firm shows commitment to UK with shop, which features a gaming lounge and AR devicesMicrosoft is opening its first European store on Oxford Street, in London, featuring a McLaren Senna car customised as an Xbox driving simulator, a gaming lounge and ...
18:26, 07/10/2019

TV’s ‘The Profit’ to visit store with enormous American flag STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The reality television star responsible for an oversized American flag at a recreational vehicle store he owns in North Carolina says he’s visiting the location to support the employees. Marcus Lemonis plans to visit Ga...
21:00, 05/30/2019

Microsoft's first UK store opens in London on July 11th It's been several years in the making, but Microsoft has finally announced an opening date for its flagship store in London. Its first physical retail premises in the UK will open to the general public on July 11th in Oxford Circus, covering 21,...
15:13, 05/30/2019

‘Uber of Weed’ wants to raise $100M despite app store bans Snoop Dogg-backed cannabis company Eaze is raising a new round of financing that’s expected to value it at $800 million — despite Google trying to kill the vibe on Wednesday, sources told The Post. The San Francisco company is seeking $100 million in...
06:13, 05/30/2019

Microsoft Opens First European Store in London's West End Microsoft will open its first European retail store in London on Thursday, showcasing technology ranging from Xbox games and Surface tablets to augmented reality and LinkedIn masterclasses....
22:00, 07/11/2019

Google won't allow marijuana delivery apps in the Play Store Google updated its Play Store policy today to prohibit apps that early directly sell or help facilitate the sale of marijuana, even in states where the drug is legal. Apps that offer features such as weed delivery are now at risk of being removed fro...
23:52, 05/29/2019

Apple defends App Store amid mounting criticism Apple Inc on Wednesday publicly defended its App Store from mounting criticism over its treatment of rivals in a new blog post detailing its functions and guidelines....
22:13, 05/29/2019

Starbucks Boosts Sales With Help From New Drinks, Store Upgrades The world’s largest coffee chain said sales rose in its key U.S. and China markets, thanks to new drinks and upgrades to the company’s stores and digital-ordering platforms....
08:13, 07/26/2019

Store Your Toddler's Peg Puzzles in Clear Poly Envelopes To prevent future toddler agony, do not let them lose their puzzle pieces. That’s easier said than done—how are you even supposed to store those clunky things with multiple loose parts? You can buy a wire puzzle rack, which may be a good option if yo...
22:52, 05/28/2019

Sammy Shore, Comedy Store co-founder, dead at 92 Comedian, Friars Club member and animal advocate Sammy Shore has died of natural causes in Las Vegas, a post on The Comedy Store's Facebook page said Saturday. He was 92. ...
03:00, 05/20/2019

Store 200GB Of Switch Games and GoPro Footage For $27 It’s hard to believe that a 200GB microSD card would now be considered midsized, and even harder to believe that you can get that much storage on a card the size of your pinkie nail for $27, but here we are....
15:13, 05/20/2019

Exclusive: IKEA to revamp app as store strategy shifts IKEA is launching a new app to allow customers to shop remotely for products they can visualize in the context of their own homes, lessening the need for them to travel to its vast network of self-service, out-of-town stores....
23:39, 05/27/2019

Google pulls 'stalker apps' from Play Store Google has pulled seven apps from the Play Store after allegations they allowed users to stalk unsuspecting victims.The seven apps, all apparently built by the same Russian-based developer, were detected by security firm Avast, which alerted Google t...
15:39, 07/18/2019

Ikea plans to open first Mexico store in 2020 IKEA, the world's largest furniture seller, will open its first store in Mexico next year and plans to launch other stores around the country, the company said on Wednesday, as it expands in Latin America to counter growing competition in its core U....
07:26, 05/23/2019

Abercrombie Shares Slide Near 24% as Same-Store Sales Sputter Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Co. fell nearly 24% Wednesday morning after the retailer posted same-store sales growth for the latest quarter and guidance for the current quarter that were lower than expected....
18:13, 05/29/2019

Huawei has built a Play Store alternative, but it could be useless The Google Play StoreThe announcement this past weekend that Google would be cutting all ties with Huawei undoubtedly came as a massive blow. But over the past few months, the smartphone giant has been preparing for this situation. And according to B...
17:13, 05/21/2019

Google pulls stalking apps from the Play Store It's one thing to voluntarily share your phone activities with friends and family, but some app developers have been encouraging far more sinister uses. Google has pulled multiple people-tracking Android apps from the Play Store after Avast disc...
05:26, 07/18/2019

Publishers Pull Their Games From Epic's Store During Its Big Sale Earlier today, Epic once again took a page from Steam’s book and announced a “mega sale” that includes both percentage discounts and an additional $10 off every game priced $14.99 or higher on the Epic Games Store. It seemed to be smooth sailing for ...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Man Arrested For Licking Ice Cream In A Store For "Copycat" Video A run of copycats have recorded themselves licking Blue Bell ice cream in stores after a Texas juvenile's June video led to a police investigation - and 13 million views on one video posted to......
09:13, 07/09/2019

Hamptonites rejoice for new Round Swamp Farm store For some Hamptonites, this is the most exciting thing to happen in Montauk since word that the Surf Lodge spent $1.4 million on new toilets — Round Swamp Farm is opening a third outpost. The cute, rustic, family-owned and -operated market, which serv...
07:00, 06/03/2019

Store’s bid to shame people out of using plastic bags backfires A grocery store in Canada is trying to shame its customers into not using plastic bags by handing out ones with embarrassing phrases like “wart ointment” on them — but the store reportedly found people still want the bags. The East ...
13:26, 06/13/2019

Get Amazon's Store Brand Snacks and Ingredients Delivered For 20% Off Amazon has its own food brands now, which is...strange. But such is the world that we live in, and you can get some delivered for 20% off....
17:26, 05/10/2019

Walmart says Mexico same-store sales rise 2.2% in July Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Tuesday that sales at stores open for more than a year in Mexico rose by 2.2% in July compared to the same month last year....
02:13, 08/07/2019

watchOS 6 update will give your Apple Watch its own App Store Apple has just confirmed that watchOS 6 is the next version of the company's wearable software – and it will likely be coming to your Apple Watch by the end of 2019.The biggest upgrade announced so far is that the App Store is coming dire...
20:26, 06/03/2019

How to Make Store-Bought Barbecue Sauce Taste Better Barbecue sauce is such a polarizing condiment. Just as with the act of barbecuing, variations in style across the country can lead to heated arguments, scathing polemics, and outright ad hominem attacks. But—similar to pizza—I don’t really have any l...
02:39, 07/03/2019

The Google Play Store is nagging some users to get rid of old apps There have been a handful of updates to the Google Play Store’s operation that garnered headlines in recent days, such as the news that apps’ rating calculations will start being more heavily weighted toward the most recent user ratings. ...
08:39, 05/13/2019

Apple reveals how often governments request App Store takedowns The latest transparency report from Cupertino comes with a couple of sections its previous ones didn't have -- ones that reveal how many takedown requests it received. Apparently, Apple received 80 App Store takedown requests for legal violation...
13:39, 07/03/2019

Goodbye, walled garden: Apple gets bitten right in the app store If we are going to bust open the castle walls with the proverbial antitrust dragon, then we will need the right tools and services in order to reduce any possible end-user carnage....
01:00, 05/14/2019

We could store data inside the molecules that power our metabolism The small molecules we use during metabolism form the basis of a new way to store digital information – and it could be more stable than electronic memory...
20:52, 07/03/2019

Dauntless arrives May 21 on Xbox One, PS4, and Epic Games Store The free-to-play monster-hunting game Dauntless got 3 million players in beta. On May 21, Phoenix Labs ships it on the PS4, Xbox One, and the PC.Read More...
01:52, 05/14/2019

Lithia adds first Jaguar Land Rover store The dealership group said it acquired Jaguar and Land Rover in Mission Viejo, Calif., making it the first Jaguar Land Rover location under its umbrella....
01:26, 07/04/2019

Imagine Apple's App Store with no walled garden The Supreme Court agreed to let an anti-trust consumer lawsuit against Apple go forward. The complaint: Apple's walled garden stifled competition.        ...
23:00, 05/14/2019

Scientists discover why grocery store tomatoes don’t taste like anything Have you ever eaten a perfectly ripe tomato and wondered why you even bother? Tomatoes are a staple in sandwiches and salads, and you can throw them into just about any dish and come up with something edible. Tomato flavor, however, has apparently be...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Walmart says Mexico same-store sales rise 4.7% in June Walmart de Mexico, Mexico's biggest retailer, said on Thursday that sales at stores open more than a year in Mexico rose 4.7% in June compared to the same month last year....
02:01, 07/05/2019

You’ll never want to be near a fireworks store again after watching the insane fire in this video Hopefully, the fireworks displays you all beheld on Thursday as you celebrated the Fourth of July with family and friends were dazzling, firey and exciting displays of color that filled the night sky — displays that were also hopefully planned ...
19:26, 07/05/2019

Apple's new App Store policies push developers to use its sign-in At WWDC Apple continued to position itself as separate from tech rivals like Google and Facebook on the issue of privacy, unveiling a new "Sign-in with Apple" feature that hides your identity even from developers. So, given the value of collecting in...
12:52, 06/04/2019

Walmart uses virtual reality to test new store managers Virtual reality headsets are being used to test Walmart employee knowledge and leadership skills when hiring new managers.       ...
15:39, 07/08/2019

Google has removed 7 ‘stalkerware’ apps from its Play Store For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it can help and support survivors. Google has pulled seven tracking apps from the Play Store after Ava...
07:39, 07/19/2019

Brooklyn grocery store raided by NYC Sheriff’s officers Where there’s smoke… A raid on a Brooklyn grocery store Wednesday turned up a massive trove of untaxed cigarettes, snuff and liquor — valued at more than half a million dollars, the NYC Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies grabbed ...
12:39, 08/15/2019

Macy's wants to tell a Story with its new in-house store concept Macy's has rolled out a new Story store inside 36 locations nationwide, including Willowbrook Mall in Wayne, the Mall at Short Hills in Millburn.        ...
00:39, 04/30/2019

4 changes you'll see at CVS Pharmacy stores as 46 store closures are announced Your local CVS store might not be closing like the 46 "underperforming" locations that are shutting down. But it's likely heading for change.        ...
04:52, 05/04/2019

Amazon Go store that accepts cash opening in New York City Amazon will accept cash at its newest Amazon Go store in New York City. The Go stores, launched last year, let shoppers buy just using the Amazon app.        ...
21:26, 05/07/2019

German food discounter Aldi to open first store in China Supermarket chain Aldi is set to open its first location in China. The German discounter is reportedly hoping to tap into a more affluent customer base by touting sought-after products from Europe....
10:52, 05/30/2019

Woman found dead in parking lot of New Hampshire liquor store A woman was found dead in the parking lot of a New Hampshire liquor store, a report said. The body of Melanie Ordner, 55, was discovered by police in the driver’s side of a parked car at the State Liquor Store in the town of Hampton at around 4...
16:00, 05/03/2019

McDonald's beats sales forecast on new deals, store revamp McDonald's Corp beat quarterly sales expectations at established U.S. restaurants on Friday, as the world's largest burger chain attracted more diners with upgraded stores and new promotions, such as the 2 for $5 Mix and Match deal....
21:52, 07/26/2019

Your local Abercrombie & Fitch store might be shrinking as part of redesign While Abercrombie & Fitch says it's closing three of its largest stores, it plans to open more, smaller locations and shrink existing shops.        ...
18:13, 05/30/2019

Amazon Go uses synthetic data to train cashierless store algorithms Amazon shared new details about how it created Go, including the use of synthetic data to generate data to train its AI that powers cashierless stores.Read More...
04:26, 06/06/2019

Sheriff: Store wouldn’t let deputy wearing gun pick up ring STATESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service weapon. Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell wrote on the department’s...
02:39, 06/06/2019

Apple devotes website to fighting anticompetition claims against App Store Apple has quietly launched a new website promising consumers and developers that its App Store "welcomes competition," pushing back against claims the online marketplace employs monopoly tactics....
22:00, 05/30/2019

REFILE-Microsoft opens first European store in London's West End Microsoft will open its first European retail store in London on Thursday, showcasing technology ranging from Xbox games and Surface tablets to augmented reality and LinkedIn masterclasses....
16:52, 07/10/2019

Deputy shoots, wounds armed man at Florida grocery store PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida deputy shot and wounded a man who was firing a handgun in a grocery store. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook that the shooting occurred Thursday afternoon at a Grocery Advantage ...
05:52, 08/16/2019

Apple will let Shopify store owners use iMessage customer support Apple's Business Chat is no longer an exclusive club for big companies like the Four Seasons Hotel and Burberry. Cupertino is expanding the service and giving you a way to talk to all 820,000 Shopify merchants via iMessage. Some merchants like H...
19:39, 06/26/2019

Superdry warns of long road to recovery as slashes store value The founder of Superdry warned the revival of the struggling British fashion group would be a long haul after a 130 million pound ($161 million) charge for poorly performing stores pushed it into an annual loss, sending its shares lower....
13:13, 07/10/2019

Google is using the Play Store to speed up Android security updates Google is planning to push out some security updates directly through its Play Store, a feature that will be part of Android Q. As The Verge reports, Google is calling this "Project Mainline," with the goal being to deliver important updates to your....
21:13, 05/07/2019

Dunkin' dumps store owners for hiring undocumented workers The world famous doughnut maker Dunkin', outraged that some franchises are not using the required E-Verify system to make sure its workers are documented, has moved to oust the owners and take over the restaurants....
18:52, 07/01/2019

Chipotle's online focus delivers same-store sales beat Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc's focus on online ordering and aggressive spending on advertising paid off as it brought in more customers and helped it beat same-store sales estimates....
00:39, 07/24/2019

Apple denies favoring its own apps in App Store search results Apple’s App Store is already a point of antitrust contention, and a new investigation by The Wall Street Journal has revealed that the company’s own mobile apps are often first in App Store search results ahead of competitors. “The company’s apps ran...
11:39, 07/24/2019

Top Developers Earned 64 Percent More on App Store vs Google Play: Report Mobile analytics firm Sensor Tower has released a new report that claims that the top app developers app stores make considerably more money on Apple's App Store compared to Google's Play Store....
12:52, 06/21/2019

DNA coated with silica could store masses of data in a single gram A gram of DNA can store millions of terabytes of data, but the fragile molecule can break down and lose the information – a new technique makes DNA more robust...
19:13, 05/29/2019

Preview of Firefox's new Android browser available in Google Play Store Mozilla announced today that the new Firefox browser for Android, once code-named "Fenix," is now available from the Google Play Store under the title "Firefox Preview." The new browser is driven by Mozilla's "GeckoView" engine, a modified version of...
02:13, 06/28/2019

Sheriff: Store wouldn't let deputy wearing gun pick up ring A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service weapon....
06:39, 06/06/2019

Thief steals over $42,000 worth of comics from comic book store Police are on the hunt for this burglar who stole over $42,000 worth of comics from a comic book store in Denver. Buzz60's Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
22:52, 05/29/2019

Amazon Go opens New York City store that accepts cash Amazon Go opened a new store in New York City that will accept cash, the 12th location in the United States and the first that doesn't require an app and credit card to make purchases....
18:26, 05/07/2019

Amazon's Cashless, Cashierless Store Now Accepts Cash, Has Cashiers Amazon’s passel of automated convenience stores took some well-deserved criticism for failing to serve cash-carrying customers. The company’s solution was essentially to abandon the Amazon Go concept entirely.Read more......
19:13, 05/07/2019

Former App Store review chief: Apple must be fair to direct competitors One of Apple's earliest App Store approval cops is now taking the side of its biggest rivals, asking for fair treatment of directly competing services.Read More...
00:00, 05/30/2019

Google reportedly ends business with Huawei, will cut it off from Play Store Enlarge / Huawei's latest flagship, the P30 Pro. (credit: Huawei) President Trump issued an executive order last week banning "foreign adversaries" from doing telecommunication business in the US. The move was widely understood as a ban on Huawei ...
03:13, 05/20/2019

Google Is Cracking Down On Weed Delivery Apps In the Play Store Google just announced that, even in places where weed has been legalized, it won’t allow any apps to arrange the delivery of marijuana, marijuana products, or products with THC. Part of a rollout of new Google Play policies, the company will no longe...
00:13, 05/30/2019

Lululemon just opened a sprawling, 20,000-square-foot store in Chicago — here's what it looks like Lululemon on Thursday morning is opening its biggest store ever, in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago. You can do a lot more than just shop there....
17:26, 07/11/2019

Man robs store for daughter kidney transplant, returns money A Philadelphia man entered a smoke shop and robbed it, demanding money for his daughter’s kidney transplant. But then he handed the wad of cash back....
16:13, 07/11/2019

Target Seeking To Hire 70 Employees for New Small-Format Store LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A new Target store will soon bring 70 jobs to the area. The new location at South Upper will celebrate the grand opening of its Lexington small-format store this summer and is now beginning to hire 70 team members. Int...
15:13, 05/16/2019

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store SAN DIEGO (AP) — A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports. The winner will have to decide whether to receive the estimated $530 million jackpot in 30 installm...
13:26, 06/09/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Supreme Court allows App Store antitrust suit against Apple The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple Inc of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing them to overpay, rejecting the company's bid to escape claims that its practices ...
17:26, 05/13/2019

U.S. Supreme Court greenlights Apple App Store monopoly lawsuit A lawsuit accusing Apple of antitrust violations for controlling all apps on its devices - and taking 30% of the price - may proceed, said the Court.Read More...
17:26, 05/13/2019

Supreme Court rules against Apple in App Store antitrust case The Supreme Court on Monday ruled 5-4 against Apple in a case involving its signature electronic marketplace, the App Store, allowing iPhone users to move forward with their suit against the company....
17:26, 05/13/2019

Man wanted for allegedly robbing grocery store in Sierra Vista SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – A man is sought after he allegedly robbed a grocery store June 5, according to Sierra Vista Police Department. SVPD said a man allegedly entered the Food City at 85 S. State Route 92 and attempted to leave the store with p...
04:39, 07/03/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. Supreme Court allows App Store antitrust suit against Apple The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday gave the go-ahead for a lawsuit by consumers accusing Apple Inc of monopolizing the market for iPhone software applications and forcing them to overpay, rejecting the company's bid to escape claims that its practices ...
16:39, 05/13/2019

Dog the Bounty Hunter urges store burglar to surrender: I'm 'coming for you' Reality TV star Duane "Dog" Chapman is calling on the person who broke into a Colorado business he owns and stole merchandise and items belonging to his late wife, Beth Chapman, to turn himself in....
21:52, 08/03/2019

Gunman kills 20, wounds 26 at Walmart store in El Paso, Texas A man armed with a rifle opened fire at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, on Saturday, killing 20 people and wounding 26 others as panicked shoppers and employees scurried for cover before the gunman surrendered to police at the scene....
10:52, 08/04/2019

Georgia grocery store employee found dead in freezer The body of a Georgia grocery store worker was found in the supermarket’s freezer, police said Monday. The Muscogee County coroner confirmed 51-year-old Larry Alvin Long II’s body was discovered Saturday inside the Piggly Wiggly store in ...
02:13, 06/04/2019

Luxury department store Barneys files for bankruptcy protection U.S. luxury department store chain Barneys New York Inc filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Tuesday and put itself up for sale after facing soaring rents and failing in its earlier attempts to find a buyer for the cash-strapped retailer....
12:13, 08/06/2019

Scientists store data inside molecules that drive your metabolism Never mind using DNA to store data -- there may be a simpler way to store info. Brown University scientists have shown that it's possible to store data in solutions of artificial metabolic molecules, such as amino acids and sugars. The presenc...
22:00, 07/07/2019

Beauty retailers fall after Amazon opens store for professionals Shares of a number of specialized beauty retailers fell on Monday after Amazon.com Inc said it had started selling beauty products used by licensed stylists, barbers and beauticians....
23:39, 06/24/2019

Accused grocery store shooter ruled incompetent for trial LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge has ruled that a man accused of killing two black people at a Kentucky grocery store is not mentally competent to stand trial on state charges, but that could change. The Courier Journal reports that Judge Annie O’...
01:13, 05/10/2019