PSA: Epic will honor V-Bucks trapped on Apple platforms

PSA: Epic will honor V-Bucks trapped on Apple platforms

With everything else going on, you may have momentarily forgotten Epic Games and Apple’s on-going legal battle over the Fortnite creator’s alternative payment system that got it booted off the App Store. The lawsuits are still playing out, but here’s a small positive: Epic announced last Friday that your V-Bucks stranded on the macOS and iOS versions of Fortnite will be honored and credited to your account so you can spend them on other platforms. Epic says that players who purchased V-Bucks on iOS and macOS should receive their credit by today, November 9th. Those V-Bucks can be spent on... Read More
Nikola has $900 million in the bank, lost $117 million last quarter

Nikola has $900 million in the bank, lost $117 million last quarter

Enlarge / The Nikola Tre semi truck. Electric truckmaker Nikola was widely ridiculed in September when a short-selling firm revealed that its first truck, the Nikola One, never worked. A promotional video of the truck “in motion” actually showed the vehicle rolling down a hill. But the company’s latest quarterly financial results, released Monday, show that Nikola has something it didn’t have in 2016: truckloads of cash. Specifically, Nikola has $900 million in the bank—most of it raised when the company went public back in June. Nikola says it spent $117 million in the third quarter of 2020 while bringing... Read More
What’s Life Without Pc And Internet?

What’s Life Without Pc And Internet?

Almost on a regular basis, a new gadget or invention hits the market offering convenience, enjoyment or luxury to the user. The fact is that all this present is superficial. The extra we create mates online, the more we distance ourselves from the true world. Social media takes us away to a different land — the place every little thing is perfect, everyone around is comfortable and our lives are as exciting as they’ll presumably be. We are the kings and queens of our world and we forget about every thing else. You will be glued to your laptop, laptop,... Read More