A daily dose of what’s up in the tech world
Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 29/09/2022
Quote of the day:
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. Henry David Thoreau
Jokes of the day:
People are making apocalypse jokes like there’s no tomorrow.
A programmer puts two glasses on his bedside table before going to sleep. A full one, in case he gets thirsty, and an empty one, in case he doesn’t.
Top 10 news of the day:
Here’s everything you need to know — Sony has posted an extensive overview of its new PlayStation Stars program to the PS …
Sony has posted an extensive overview of its new PlayStation Stars program to the PS Blog, covering everything there is to know. The scheme launches today across Asia, and will be rolled out to North and South America on 5th October 2022, and then Eu… [2103 chars]
Terraria just got a surprise update that adds new worlds, new items, and a whole load of quality of life updates.
Terraria just got a surprise update adding a whole bunch of new content despite claiming in 2020 that updates for the popular sim would end. The Labor of Love update brings with it upside-down worlds, a melee overhaul, the ability to transform into a… [2596 chars]
AMD Ryzen 7000 CPU Direct-Die Cooling Can Offer Up To 20C Lower Temps, IHS Hot Spots & Temps Analyzed
AMD’s Ryzen 7000 Desktop CPUs are officially available now but there seems to be a concern over the temperatures that the chips produce.
AMD’s Ryzen 7000 Desktop CPUs are officially available now but there seems to be a concern over the temperatures that the chips produce. As you may have noticed from our review, the Zen 4 CPU lineup gets really hot and requires top-of-the-line cooler… [3122 chars]
Raven Software decided to honor a viral Reddit post with a unique Calling Card available in Warzone Season 5 Reloaded.
The Warzone Season 5 Reloaded update delivered a gem of a Calling Card that alludes to a viral Reddit post. Call of Duty players have officially entered the final chapter of Warzone following the Season 5 Reloaded update. The midseason update deliver… [1618 chars]
The Warzone Season 5 Reloaded update has brought some fresh content as well as finally reducing the cost of Loadout Drops.
In the Warzone Season 5 Reloaded update patch notes, the devs released the details on the new Loadout Drop costs in the Buy Station, as they have decided to reduce their price. As Modern Warfare 2 and Warzone 2.0 signify the end of the original Warzo… [1591 chars]
Open beta on the way — Oh no. Ubisoft’s multiplayer pirate action game, Skull & Bones, has been delayed once more, wit…
Oh no. Ubisoft’s multiplayer pirate action game, Skull & Bones, has been delayed once more, with Ubisoft officially announcing the news on its website. The game, which was scheduled for launch on 8th November, will be pushed back yet again. It’s now … [613 chars]
Skull & Bones, Ubisoft’s pirate battler that’s been in development limbo at least since 2017, has been delayed yet again. This is the fifth time.
Skull & Bones, Ubisoft’s pirate battler that’s been in development limbo for years now, has been delayed yet again. This is the fifth time. Loading In a press release today, Ubisoft has given a new release date of March 9, 2023, allowing Skull & Bone… [1675 chars]
Art of Tricky from Star Fox Adventures is one potential prize — The fabulous folks over at Playtonic Games, the developer …
The fabulous folks over at Playtonic Games, the developer behind Yooka Laylee and Yooka Laylee and the Impossible Lair and publisher of Demon Turf, BPM: Bullets Per Minute, and Lil Gator Game, will be holding a charity auction next Friday, 7th Octobe… [1467 chars]
Cyberpunk 2077’s steady increase in players hits 1 million across all platforms, with Steam player count doubled from last week, but still shy of launch figures
UPDATE 28/9/22: Cyberpunk 2077’s revival continues today, with the announcement from developer CD Projekt Red that the game had now sold over 20m copies. Cyberpunk 2077 initially shifted 13m copies when it arrived for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One i… [2587 chars]
The Assassin’s Creed publisher’s pirate fantasy in development hell can’t catch a break
Ubisoft faces another massive delay. Earlier this year it was Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora. Now it’s Skull and Bones, the Assassin’s Creed publisher’s only major fall blockbuster. Previously set to come out in November, two sources familiar with the … [4678 chars]