Fortnite bug makes certain common skins immune to Junk Rifts

Fortnite bug makes certain common skins immune to Junk Rifts

Another Fornite bug has been discovered that grants players a slightly indestructible nature. A video recently highlighted the issue, revealing that certain game skins -- the ones available to literally every single player -- are immune from damage issued by certain weapons, including ones that ordinarily cause devastating damage.

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The Boondocks will return with new seasons on HBO Max

The Boondocks will return with new seasons on HBO Max

HBO Max has announced plans to offer another two new seasons of The Boondocks, an animated sitcom that aired from 2005 to 2014. The new episodes will be made available exclusively on the upcoming HBO Max video service starting next year. The show's creator Aaron McGruder will return to the series as showrunner for the upcoming new seasons.

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Reddit is experiencing another outage: Here’s what we know

Reddit is experiencing another outage: Here’s what we know

If you've attempted to get on your favorite subreddit at any point over the past hour, you've likely experienced issues ranging from pages only partially loading all the way to full error pages. The issue is widespread based on current reports, with users in many places complaining about an inability to access the website. Reddit has confirmed that it is looking into the matter.

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8BitDo M30 2.4G Genesis Mini controller is wireless and has six buttons

8BitDo M30 2.4G Genesis Mini controller is wireless and has six buttons

Gaming accessories company 8BitDo is back with another third-party gaming controller that offers consumers features they can't get from a console's official controller. This time around, 8BitDo is targeting the new Sega Genesis Mini, the retro-style modern console offering access to some of the most beloved games that were launched for the original model. The new controller is wireless and includes six buttons.

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OPPO Reno 2 first impressions and hands-on: Shark fin phone and a pip

OPPO Reno 2 first impressions and hands-on: Shark fin phone and a pip

Today we're taking a quick first-impressions sort of look at OPPO Reno 2, a smartphone with a shark fin. This device has a 6.5-inch full-frontal-coverage display with a front-facing camera that pops up sideways on a swivel - like a shark fin. The phone won't likely appear on store shelves at your local mobile data carrier here in the USA, but you COULD potentially buy this phone if you had the will to do so, even if you live well outside the device's intended market - so let's take a peek.

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India is one of the first countries to ban all electronic cigarettes

India is one of the first countries to ban all electronic cigarettes

India has revealed intentions to ban all electronic cigarettes in the nation, a move said to be made out of concern over public health. Approval of the ban was given by the country's Union Cabinet, according to India's Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The decision follows confirmation of nearly 400 cases of a severe lung condition impacting people with a history of vaping.

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T-Mobile Burger King Impossible Whoppers need two apps

T-Mobile Burger King Impossible Whoppers need two apps

The folks at T-Mobile USA have a series of partnerships in place that aim to to give "perks" to their "Un-carrier" mobile data customers. Just so long as a person is a part of T-Mobile via a monthly payment for mobile data (for their smartphone, most likely), they'll have access to "T-Mobile Tuesdays" and the "free stuff" therein. This month, being a T-Mobile USA customer means a person may have access to a free no-meat burger from Burger King.

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Google Family Link can now limit time spent on individual apps

Google Family Link can now limit time spent on individual apps

Google Family Link, the company's parental control app, has been updated to include a new arguably vital feature for managing a child's phone usage. Going forward, parents can use the parental control offering to set time limits for specific apps installed on their child's phone, ensuring they don't waste too much time playing a particular game, watching videos, or scrolling through social media.

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Comcast is sending free Flex boxes to its Internet-only customers

Comcast is sending free Flex boxes to its Internet-only customers

Comcast is making its Flex video streaming platform available to all of its Internet-only customers for free, the company has announced. Comcast Flex was introduced earlier this year as an option for customers who only sign up for Xfinity Internet, giving them an alternative to Comcast's cable service that features a similarly large body of content, including many free options.

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Call of Duty: Mobile release date, multiplayer modes revealed

Call of Duty: Mobile release date, multiplayer modes revealed

Earlier this year, Activision made something of a surprise announcement by revealing Call of Duty: Mobile. The company has spent the previous few months teasing the game (and even launching it in some regions), but now we know when it will release on a larger scale. Today, Activision confirmed that Call of Duty: Mobile's launch date is right around the corner.

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Pokemon GO Shiny Trapinch code found as Mewtwo raids cancelled

Pokemon GO Shiny Trapinch code found as Mewtwo raids cancelled

This morning the latest release of Pokemon GO included imagery of Shiny Trapinch and crew. This Pokemon is not strictly new - it was first released in the Hoenn region, Generation 3, back with Pokemon Ruby and Pokemon Sapphire. This Pokemon will appear in a Trapinch Community Day as well, inside October with additional bonuses. Also note: Legendary Raid Hour was cancelled for today!

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Lack of sleep triggers gut health change behind severe inflammation

Lack of sleep triggers gut health change behind severe inflammation

Working the night shift or generally getting a lack of sleep at night may trigger gut changes that pave the way for a number of inflammatory intestinal disorders, according to a new study. The reason boils down to the body's internal clock and how easily it can be disrupted, causing a cascade of effects that impact many parts of the body. In the case of gut health damage, the consequences were found to impact immune cells called Type 3 Innate Lymphoid Cells (ILC3s).

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