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Amazon sued over warehouse safety conditions after COVID-19 related death

Amazon’s warehouses are the perfect breeding ground for a coronavirus outbreak.

What you need to know Amazon has been sued by employees over worker safety issues in its fulfillment warehouses. At least one employee contracted COVID-19 from its warehouses, leading to a death. The company also faced similar legal issues in France.

Amazon has been sued by employees over its warehouse conditions which allegedly foster the spread of the novel-coronavirus or COVID-19. The suit arose after an  [Read More…]

Does ANC justify the WF-SP800N’s price tag over the Pixel Buds?

Great package Sony WF-SP800N

$ 200 at Best Buy

Pros Long battery life Bass heavy, customizable sound Excellent comfort USB-C for charging Great ANC performance Cons Lacks wireless charging case Case is a bit large

The WF-SP800N feature ANC, customizable sound, hands-free Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa, and longer buds battery life. However, their charging case is much larger than the Pixel Buds’ case.

Compact in every way Google Pixel Buds (2020)

$ 180 at  [Read More…]

Over 50 million games in The Witcher franchise have been sold

You’ve tossed many coins to your Witcher, he is growing too strong.

What you need to know CD Projekt Red announced today that The Witcher franchise has crossed 50 million copies sold. Of these 50 million sales, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt accounts for over 28 million. CD Projekt Red’s next game up is Cyberpunk 2077.

Today, CD Projekt Red confirmed that The Witcher franchise has crossed 50 million copies sold. While this includes every paid Witcher  [Read More…]

Five EU states criticize Apple and Google over contact tracing in letter

Five member states wrote a fairly passive-aggressive letter, clearly aimed at Apple and Google.

What you need to know Five EU states have written a letter about contact tracing apps. Without mentioning Apple and Google by name, they were highly critical of the companies. They suggested Apple and Google were “imposing technical standards”, calling the move a misstep and a missed opportunity.

Five EU states have come together, penning a passive-aggressive letter clearly aimed at Apple and  [Read More…]

Sony’s refurb WF-1000XM3 True Wireless Earbuds are now over 50% off

It’s Memorial Day weekend and a ton of sales are live now as we approach Monday’s holiday. Right now you can score a pair of refurbished Sony WF-1000XM3 noise-cancelling true wireless earbuds on sale for just $ 109.99 at BackMarket in mint condition, and you’ll even score free shipping and a one-year warranty with the purchase. These earbuds can sell for as much as $ 230 brand new on Amazon and more regularly sell for around $ 150 refurbished.

Today’s  [Read More…]

Grand Theft Auto V has sold over 130 million copies

Grand Theft Auto V selling well? Shocking, I know.

What you need to know Take-Two Interactive has posted its Q4 and end of year results. Multiple games reached new milestones, with Grand Theft Auto V selling over 130 million copies. Red Dead Redemption 2 has sold over 31 million copies. Borderlands 3 has sold over 10 million copies.

Take-Two Interactive has posted its financial results for Q4 and the fiscal year as a whole. Total net bookings  [Read More…]

Apple and Google sued by Ubisoft over sale of Rainbow Six ‘carbon copy’

“Virtually every aspect of AF2 is copied from R6S, from the operator selection screen to the final scoring screen, and everything in between.”

What you need to know Apple and Google are being sued by game developer Ubisoft. A lawsuit was filed in Los Angeles, May 15, over sales of a game called Area F2. Ubisoft claims the game is a ‘carbon copy’ of Rainbow Six: Siege.

Game developer Ubisoft is suing both Apple and Google, over  [Read More…]

Ubisoft confirms 11 games this console cycle sold over 10 million copies

The publishing giant has seen massive increases in multiple franchises over the last console generation.

What you need to know Ubisoft’s Q4 and end of year results have been posted. 11 Ubisoft games have sold over 10 million copies in the current console generation. There are five major games planned for the next financial year but one of them may be delayed.

Ubisoft has posted its results for Q4 and the end of the fiscal year, as  [Read More…]

Save over half on Samsung’s Galaxy Buds with this one-day refurb deal

As more and more companies come out with their own version of true wireless earbuds, there still remains a spot for a major contender to lead the market for Android devices as Apple does for iOS with its AirPods. The Samsung Galaxy Buds Wireless Earbuds hope to take the reigns, and today you can see if they’re worthy or not for just $ 59.99 via Best Buy. These are Geek Squad Certified Refurbished earbuds meaning they have been tested to  [Read More…]

Disney Plus now has over 54 million subscribers, will come to Japan in June

What you need to know During the Q2 earnings call, Disney announced that Japan will get Disney+ in June. We also have a more concrete timeline for Eastern Europe, which now looks to be coming in September. South America is still set to get Disney+ around the end of the calendar year. Disney+ now has roughly 54.5 million subscribers today.

Disney’s earnings call was a bit of a downer today — Disneyland Shanghai is re-opening, but there’s no  [Read More…]