Call of Duty Modern Warfare II Beta Details Announced

Call of Duty: Next event scheduled for mid-September Posted on Aug 7, 2022 – 10:55pm EST With the today’s conclusion of the Call of Duty League Championship Weekend, Activision has made a number of announcements for the future of the series. First, there will be a Call of Duty: Next showcase on September 15, 2022, … Read more

Russian forces begin assault on two key eastern Ukraine cities

An elderly woman makes her way through rubbles near a market in Bakhmut on August 4, 2022, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine.BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images Russian forces began an assault Saturday on two key cities in the eastern Donetsk region and kept up rocket and shelling attacks on other Ukrainian cities, including one close to … Read more

Greece wants its marbles back from the British Museum — and this digital archeologist has a solution

With the help of 3D machining, a digital archaeologist is trying to persuade the British Museum to replace ancient sculptures taken from Greece with replica marble carvings. Roger Michel and his team at the Institute for Digital Archeology (IDA) in Oxford, England, have programmed a robot that can produce realistic copies of historic objects like … Read more

Best PC Games of 2022

Published Feb 12, 2022 9:00 AM There are games that you can (and maybe should) play on a PC, and then there are games that you need to play on a PC. Strategy games, massively multiplayer online games (MMOs), old-school isometric role-playing games (RPGs), multiplayer online battle arenas, (MOBAs)—some of the best PC games rely … Read more

Second world war bomb discovered in Italy’s dried-up river Po | Italy

Heatwaves sweeping Europe this summer have brought not just record high temperatures and scorched fields: the drought-stricken waters of Italy’s river Po are running so low they revealed a previously submerged second world war bomb. Military experts defused and carried out a controlled explosion on Sunday of the 450-kg (1,000-pound) bomb, which was discovered on … Read more

China halts dialogue with the United States. What does this mean for Canada? – National

China announced suspension of dialogue with the United States in a number of areas on Friday, countering the recent visit to Taiwan by US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Not only has dialogue been cut on climate change and between theatre-level military commanders, cross-border crime and drug trafficking exchanges have also been ceased. Read more: China … Read more

Backbone raises $40 million to bring console and PC games to mobile | Pocket

Games streaming platform Backbone has raised $40 million in a Series A funding round to bring games from all platforms to mobile. The funding round was led by Index Ventures, and included participation from Sound Ventures, alongside a slew of angel investors, including celebrities such as Kevin Hart, Post Malone, The Weeknd, and more. Backbone … Read more

Bill with incentives for ‘North American’ electric vehicles passes in US Senate

The new plan to encourage Americans to buy more electric vehicles built in North America, instead of just the United States, has cleared its tallest hurdle. After a marathon voting session that lasted nearly 24 hours, the US Senate finally approved the new Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. US Vice-President Kamala Harris had to break … Read more