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Nerf’s first League of Legends blaster is a $170 dart-flinging fish

If you’ve been to a toy aisle recently, you’ve probably seen how cartoony Fortnite renditions of real-world guns dominate the shelves. Now, Hasbro is licensing the blasters of another mega-hit video game: League of Legends. But if you or your giftee has a LOL obsession, know that the starting price of a Nerf object of […]

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Binance, Crypto.com execs tell investors to ‘ask me anything’ following the fall of FTX

Both Binance and Crypto.com hosted live question-and-answer sessions on Monday morning in an attempt to reassure investors that the cryptocurrency exchanges won’t meet the same fate as FTX, which suffered a sudden and catastrophic collapse last week. FTX, formerly the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume, filed for bankruptcy after Binance walked back on its […]

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Andor’s first two episodes will air on TV over Thanksgiving

If you haven’t watched Andor, the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story prequel series on Disney Plus — and you really should, it’s quite good — Disney will be airing the show’s first two episodes on a few of its other channels over the Thanksgiving holidays, including on linear TV. The Andor episodes will air […]

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Xbox transparency report reveals up to 4.78M accounts were proactively suspended in just six months

Microsoft has released its first Digital Transparency Report for the Xbox gaming platform, revealing that the company took proactive action against throwaway accounts that violated its community guidelines 4.78 million times within a six-month period, usually in the form of temporary suspension. The report, which provides information regarding content moderation and player safety, covers the […]

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The Witcher 3’s next-gen patch will arrive on December 14th

The next-gen patch for The Witcher 3 will arrive on PS5, Xbox Series X / S, and PC on Wednesday, December 14th. If you already own the base game on PC, PlayStation 4, or Xbox One (any version will do, not just the Complete Edition), you’ll get the patch, which includes upgraded visuals, all of […]

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Now Android fitness apps like Peloton and MyFitnessPal can share data via Health Connect

Android has released Health Connect into public beta, a new app that assimilates data from across eligible health and fitness apps through a single platform. In an example provided by Google, Peloton members can use it to sync and get credit for their Peloton workouts in apps such as MyFitnessPal, WeightWatchers, and Lifesum in addition […]