Fortnite finally leaves early access as Epic slows down Save the World development

Fortnite’s iconic Battle Royale game mode took the world by storm, and today, Epic Games has announced that it’ll finally be removing the early access label from both the free-to-play shooter and the less popular original Save the World mode. Epic also announced that Save the World will continue to be a paid title separate […]

Mum quoted £32,000 to transform her kitchen does it herself for just £2,000

When Catherine Norris, 36, was quoted £32,000 to transform her kitchen, she decided to just do it herself. The mum-of-one, from Leicester, ended up saving herself thousands, managing to complete the project on her own for just £2,000. And the end result is pretty incredible. Catherine, who runs her own business, Memory Thread Co, looked […]

Fernando Alonso’s Indianapolis 500 car unveiled by Arrow McLaren SP

Arrow McLaren SP unveiled the No. 66 Dallara-Chevrolet that Fernando Alonso will attempt to qualify for the 104th Indianapolis 500. The race will take place Aug. 23 on NBC after being delayed three months by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The car will be sponsored by Ruoff Mortgage, which also was on Takuma Sato’s winning […]

Scientists identify new target for melanoma immunotherapy

QIMR Berghofer research has found a new reason why some melanoma patients do not respond well to immunotherapy—a discovery that could lead to better-tailored treatments for the potentially deadly cancer. Australia has the highest rate of melanoma in the world. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare estimates there were more than 15,000 cases of […]

Apple to re-close more stores in seven U.S. states, bringing total to 77

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) said it would re-close more than two dozen stores in seven states starting Thursday, including its home state of California, bringing total closures to 77 as coronavirus cases continue to rise. The stores will close in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Nevada and Oklahoma, it said on Wednesday, when additional stores had already […]

YouTube suspends ads on Shane Dawson channels over old racist videos

All three of Shane Dawson’s popular YouTube channels will not be able to earn advertising revenue for an indefinite period of time. The move comes after a number of old videos on Dawson’s channels came under scrutiny for featuring racist, anti-Semitic, and other offensive content. One video, in particular, has Dawson making sexual comments about […]

Pizza delivery guy bursts into tears after winning money in cup game

There are many touching videos online of people generously tipping food delivery drivers. It’s usually the sincere emotion of the key workers that hits us in the feels and makes these videos go viral. The latest one that has warmed our hearts is Domino’s Pizza driver Bob who was invited in to play a game […]

F1 drivers discussing whether to take a knee at season opener Sunday

Formula One drivers will discuss taking a knee at the opening race of the delayed season Sunday in Austria. “Some of the drivers have already been speaking,” McLaren driver Lando Norris said. “If we are going to do it, we should all do it as a grid. It will be discussed following the drivers’ briefing […]

Free-range kids: Why a child’s freedom to travel and play without adult supervision matters

The recently released 2020 ParticipACTION Report Card revealed that Canadian children scored a D+ for “daily physical activity,” an F for “active play” and a D- for “active transportation.” Only 39 percent of Canadian children and youth achieve recommended physical activity levels. A decline in children’s physical activity isn’t a new trend. However, with COVID-19, […]

U.S. House approves extension of small business loan program

The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved an extension of a $660 billion lending program in an effort to help small businesses hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, renewing a lifeline that had just expired. The Senate approved the extension on Tuesday. It would keep the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), which expired at midnight […]