Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg announces virtual dates to find love amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg announces virtual dates to find love amid Covid-19 Pandemic

MENLO PARK, Calif. — Facebook’s co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new use for the popular social media’s platform — virtual dating. In a Facebook live stream distributed by the California-based company, Zuckerberg talked about several new features coming out as a way to connect people better during the coronavirus pandemic. Along with several … Read more

Telegram hits 400M monthly active users

Telegram hits 400M monthly active users

Instant messaging service Telegram has amassed 400 million monthly active users, it said today, up from 300 million active users the seven-year-old service disclosed to the SEC last October. The service — founded by Pavel Durov,  who also created Russian social networking site VK — said it adds about 1.5 million users each day and is the most … Read more

Bill Gates suggests usage of interviews and databases to track the coronavirus

Bill Gates suggests usage of interviews and databases to track the coronavirus

Bill Gates thinks most countries will fight COVID-19 with interview-based contact tracing and a central database to track exposure. Gates posted a paper today outlining potential pandemic treatments, vaccines, and containment strategies. He calls contact tracing, which helps identify and isolate people who could spread the virus, an “ideal way” to stop the pandemic. But he downplayed … Read more

Fortnite’s Travis Scott Concert Was a Spectacular Event

Fortnite’s Travis Scott Concert Was a Spectacular Event

If there’s one thing you can say about Fortnite’s live events, it’s that they keep getting more ambitious. From the original rocket launch to the mech vs. kaiju battle to the black hole that wiped out an entire island, each new event is more elaborate than the last. Now we can say the same is true of the concerts. Last year’s Marshmello … Read more

What should you Expect at Travis Scott’s ‘Fortnite’ Concert

What should you Expect at Travis Scott’s ‘Fortnite’ Concert

The fate of live rap shows and local venues is unknown due to the current pandemic, but that hasn’t stopped the music industry from searching for new ways to fill the void. Many artists have flocked to Instagram Live for the successful Versuz battles or acoustic performances, but others, like Travis Scott, are thinking outside of the … Read more

Apple will reportedly use 12-core 5nm ARM processor in a 2021 Mac

Apple will reportedly use 12-core 5nm ARM processor in a 2021 Mac

Apple will release its first Mac powered by an ARM processor in 2021, Bloomberg reports. The company is thought to have three Mac processors in development as part of its Kalamata project, which are all based on the A14 chip that’s due to be used in this year’s flagship iPhone lineup. According to Bloomberg, the first of these … Read more

CSGO, TF2 Source Code leaked and published to Internet

CSGO, TF2 Source Code leaked and published to Internet

Bad news for Counter-Strike and Team Fortress players, because the 2017/18 source codes for both the games have been leaked and published to the internet for anyone to see or download at will. https://twitter.com/2Eggsss/status/1252943759022702594?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1252943759022702594&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.talkesport.com%2Fnews%2Fsource-code-for-csgo-tf2-leaked-and-published-to-internet%2F What does this imply? This can potentially imply the beginning of the end for CSGO as we know it, or at … Read more

Call of Duty: Mobile is getting an esports tournament with $1m in prizes

Call of Duty: Mobile is getting an esports tournament with $1 million in prizes

Call of Duty: Mobile has quickly grown to become one of the biggest games in the world, and soon it will have a competitive tournament to match. Today, Activision revealed the Call of Duty: Mobile World Championship 2020 Tournament, a lengthy esports tournament that features more than $1 million in total prizes, which include both cash and in-game … Read more