Why You Should Plan Your Next Vacation on Google Travel Instead of a Spreadsheet

Screenshot: Emilie Long Happy to go on vacation, but not happy to prepare your travel plans? The very idea of ​​dozens of browser tabs and hours of work to find flights, hotels, restaurants and things to do and then make all those reservations and keeping everything organized – is (almost) enough for one person to … Read more

Twitter’s New Privacy Policy Is a Bad Video Game, Data Dash

Twitter Data Dash is an 8-bit themed video game featuring an offensively cute dog.screenshot: Twitter Twitter unveiled a game designed to help users get a handle on the platform’s privacy policies on Tuesday. It’s both cheery and deeply confusing. Twitter Data Dash tells the story of you and your dog Data navigating the different obstacles … Read more

Internet Hero Blows Up On TikTok For Saving Poor Nintendogs

Picture: Nintendo / BennyPVideos / Kotaku Last month, Ben was riding on the last train home from a concert, when he spotted an odd little black object on the floor. It turned out to be a left-behind Nintendogs DS game cartridge. After getting back home, he got it to work and discovered two lost pups … Read more

MicroStrategy Stock Is Crumbling as Bitcoin Slides and Rates Rise

Bitcoin’s tumbling price is dragging down MicroStrategy’s stock. Dreamstime Text size MicroStrategy , a software and Bitcoin holding company, was tumbling again as the price of the crypto continued to slide. Shares of MicroStrategy (ticker: MSTR) were down 23% in trading Monday, to around $227 a share. The company held 129,218 Bitcoins on its balance … Read more

Fortnite Sued Over Dance Emote By Choreographer To Bieber, J.Lo

Picture: Hecht Partners LLP On March 29, lawyers representing choreographer Kyle Hanagami sued Epic Games for copyright infringement over the “It’s Complicated” dance emote in Fortnite. The in-game emote begins with movements which Hanagami’s lawyers allege are lifted from copyrighted dance moves created by the choreographer. The lawsuit was filed in the Central District of … Read more

Videogames ‘Fortnite,’ ‘Minecraft’ Catapult Smiley Salamander to Global Fame

Pollution and other man-made ills weigh heavily on Mexico’s axolotl, a rare salamander popular among Aztecs back in the day. Its population in the wild has fallen by something like 99% in the past three decades, one expert said. Yet the creature’s popularity has never been higher, propelled by the same modern age chasing them … Read more

The best free online tools to map your own cycling routes

Photo: Oleg Troino (Shutterstock) Whether you’re in an unfamiliar place or expanding your horizons in your hometown, there are plenty of tools online to customize different walking, running, and biking routes wherever you are. The online tools we’ll highlight here aren’t all created equal, so let’s take a look at the best free options depending … Read more

The best free online tools to map your own cycling routes

Photo: Oleg Troino (Shutterstock) Whether you’re in an unfamiliar place or expanding your horizons in your hometown, there are plenty of tools online to customize different walking, running, and biking routes wherever you are. The online tools we’ll highlight here aren’t all created equal, so let’s take a look at the best free options depending … Read more

Why Sony Should Buy Final Fantasy Maker Square Enix

Text size Square Enix, the maker of the popular Final Fantasy games, is a perfect fit for Sony. Ina Fassbender/AFP via Getty Images sony needs to bulk up to ward off its multi-trillion dollar gaming rival Microsoft. Another Japan-based gaming company may be exactly what the PlayStation owner needs. The videogame industry is the most … Read more

Website can track mechanical keystroke just by listening

Need another reason to skip upgrading to a clackety mechanical keyboard, besides a little sympathy for your colleagues who will no doubt be suffer from your furious strike? It turns out that all it takes to listen to what is typed on a noisy keyboard is a microphone and smart software. Clever hackers have found … Read more