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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare – Season 3 launches April 8

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What you need to know Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is the latest entry in the massive first-person shooter franchise. The game is getting a new season on April 8. Season 3 should add new maps, cosmetics, and more. You can purchase Call of Duty: Modern Warfare for $ 60 on Amazon

Today, Activision revealed that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s next season, Season 3, begins on April 8. Aside from that, no details  [Read More…]

Activision is cracking down on cheaters in Call of Duty: Warzone

Activision is taking a stronger stance towards anyone found cheating in Call of Duty: Warzone.

What you need to know Call of Duty: Warzone is a Battle Royale mode for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. It’s also available as a standalone free-to-play game. Activision has issued over 35,000 bans so far to players found to be cheating.

While Call of Duty: Warzone has already seen strong success with millions of players jumping in, Activision is taking a  [Read More…]

Win like a pro in Call of Duty: Mobile with these Android phones

Thanks to the rise of popular games like Fortnite and PUBG, not to mention streaming services such as Stadia and xCloud, mobile gaming has taken off like crazy in the past couple of years. One of the most notable titles to hit the scene is Call of Duty: Mobile, which brings the fully-fledged CoD experience right to your phone. From multiplayer, battle royale, and even zombies, Call of Duty: Mobile has it all. If you want to take  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Call me, maybe?

“Do you mind if I call you?”

It was a simple text, but last Saturday, before most of North America was told to stay inside and only a few days after we learned what social distancing was, it hit me pretty hard. I don’t really call my friends that often — we text, or use WhatsApp, or respond to one another’s Instagram stories. Increasingly Telegram, too. But now we call.

The change happened quickly, as if people were  [Read More…]

It’s not panicking: Keeping tech workers at home is the right call

Now is not the time for employees flying around the world, then coming back to sit in a crowded office building.

Coronavirus has officially been declared a pandemic and every time you look at news about current events you see another set of numbers, each higher than the last, telling how many people are infected or have tested positive. Amidst the warnings from actual health officials and the brush-off from politicians, you’ll also find more and more  [Read More…]

You can call it Pixel Smush or 3D Touch, it’s still the same failed idea

It’s an interesting concept with limited potential that’s already been done — and deleted.

One of the new features that just arrived on the Pixel 4 is the “long-press accelerator”, or Pixel Smush. It’s a concept Google has been kicking around a long time — Android Froyo could measure the force of a touch a decade ago — but with new machine learning capabilities and some software creativity, it’s now an actual thing.

Got the  [Read More…]

Season 4 of Call of Duty: Mobile is live, adds new battle pass and map

Make good use of the new HIVE Operator Skill and become a deadly adversary on the field.

What you need to know Call of Duty: Mobile Season 4 is now live. The season, called Disavowed, adds a new battle pass, map, and skill. Call of Duty: Mobile is free on the Google Play Store.

Players can jump into the latest season of Call of Duty: Mobile as Disavowed is now live. Like other seasons before it, a  [Read More…]

Activision has issued a subpoena to Reddit over a Call of Duty leak

Activision is trying to find out who leaked information on the upcoming Warzone map.

What you need to know A battle royale mode and map have been leaked and are coming to Call of Duty: Modern Warfare sometime in the future. Activision has issued a subpeona towards Reddit to give up the details of one of the users who leaked information. This may or may not actually result in anything happening.

The existence of a battle royale  [Read More…]

Google has begun rolling out Automatic Call Screening to all Pixel phones

You’ll no longer have to worry about robocalls — if you own a Pixel, that is.

What you need to know Google is bringing its Automatic Call Screening feature to all Pixels. Call screening was previously exclusive to the Pixel 3 and Pixel 4. The feature lets you avoid robocalls, by having Google Assistant answer the call for you.

Among the most useful features Google has released for its Pixel lineup — and the most enviable, since  [Read More…]

Duo now lets you send personalized notes when you can’t get to a video call

Can’t make it to your Duo video call? You can now send a one-off note.

What you need to know Google is rolling out a new feature in Duo that lets you send one-off notes when you’re unable to answer a video call. You get to choose from several background colors, fonts, and brushes. The feature will roll out globally this week to users on Android and iOS devices. Similar to calls and video messages, notes are  [Read More…]