Treyarch makes earning Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 loot boxes via gameplay a lot betterhttps://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2019-02-23-treyarch-makes-earning-call-of-duty-black-ops-4-loot-boxes-via-gameplay-a-lot-better

Treyarch makes earning Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 loot boxes via gameplay a lot better

Amy Schumer Forced to Cancel Comedy Tour After Pregnancy Complications Leave Her Too Ill To Travelhttps://people.com/parents/amy-schumer-cancels-comedy-tour-pregnancy-complications-hyperemesis/

Amy Schumer Forced to Cancel Comedy Tour After Pregnancy Complications Leave Her Too Ill To Travel

The Light Phone 2 adds messaging and more to the ultra-minimalist cellphonehttps://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/3/1/17066494/light-phone-2-ultra-minimalist-cellphone-indiegogo-crowdfunding

The Light Phone 2 adds messaging and more to the ultra-minimalist cellphone

Director Rob Cohen's Daughter Accuses Him of Sexual Assaulthttps://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/director-rob-cohens-daughter-accuses-him-sexual-assault-1188892

Director Rob Cohen's Daughter Accuses Him of Sexual Assault

R. Kelly Turns Himself in to Chicago Policehttps://variety.com/2019/music/news/r-kelly-turns-himself-in-to-chicago-police-1203146664/

R. Kelly Turns Himself in to Chicago Police

R. Kelly surrenders; charged with sexually abusing 4 — at least 3 of them minorshttps://chicago.suntimes.com/news/r-kelly-charged-aggravated-criminal-sexual-abuse/

R. Kelly surrenders; charged with sexually abusing 4 — at least 3 of them minors

Comedian Brody Stevens Found Dead at 48, Apparent Suicide by Hanginghttps://www.tmz.com/2019/02/22/brody-stevens-dead-dies-hanging-suicide/

Comedian Brody Stevens Found Dead at 48, Apparent Suicide by Hanging

FTC Plans Public Workshop on Loot Boxes, Won’t Comment on Legal Investigation (Exclusive)https://variety.com/2019/gaming/news/ftc-plans-public-workshop-on-loot-boxes-wont-comment-on-legal-investigation-exclusive-1203146123/

FTC Plans Public Workshop on Loot Boxes, Won’t Comment on Legal Investigation (Exclusive)

Sony RX100 VI reviewhttps://www.digitaltrends.com/digital-camera-reviews/sony-rx100-vi-review/

Sony RX100 VI review

R. Kelly Officially Charged With Multiple Counts of Sexual Abusehttps://variety.com/2019/music/news/r-kelly-charged-sexual-abuse-1203146257/

R. Kelly Officially Charged With Multiple Counts of Sexual Abuse

This Windows 10 gaming handheld from GPD could be great for in-home streaming if its not vaporwarehttps://www.pcworld.com/article/3026238/software-games/this-windows-10-gaming-handheld-from-gpd-could-be-great-for-in-home-streaming-if-its-not-vaporware.html

This Windows 10 gaming handheld from GPD could be great for in-home streaming if its not vaporware

R. Kelly has been indicted, charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abusehttps://www.usatoday.com/story/life/2019/02/22/r-kelly-indicted-10-charges-aggravated-child-sexual-abuse/2881779002/

R. Kelly has been indicted, charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse

R. Kelly Charged With 10 Counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abusehttps://pitchfork.com/news/r-kelly-charged-with-10-counts-of-aggravated-criminal-sexual-abuse-report/

R. Kelly Charged With 10 Counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse

R Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abusehttps://metro.co.uk/2019/02/22/r-kelly-charged-10-counts-aggravated-criminal-sexual-abuse-8720319/

R Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants to Know What's Going on With Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson.https://www.etonline.com/gwyneth-paltrow-wants-to-know-whats-going-on-with-khloe-kardashian-and-tristan-thompson-120210

Gwyneth Paltrow Wants to Know What's Going on With Khloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson.

Jussie Smollett suspended from 'Empire' TV showhttps://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-47336596

Jussie Smollett suspended from 'Empire' TV show

R. Kelly Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Two More Womenhttps://variety.com/2019/music/news/r-kelly-sexual-misconduct-two-more-women-1203145219/

R. Kelly Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Two More Women

The producers of the TV show “Empire” say Jussie Smollett’s character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.https://apnews.com/1ab079e3da7b4fc59545685931593f76

The producers of the TV show “Empire” say Jussie Smollett’s character will be removed from the final two episodes of this season.

These shoes let you stroll through ‘Skyrim VR’ without leaving the comfort of your seathttps://www.digitaltrends.com/gaming/ces-2019-cybershoes-skyrim/

These shoes let you stroll through ‘Skyrim VR’ without leaving the comfort of your seat

The Monkees' bassist Peter Tork dead at 77https://www.usatoday.com/story/life/music/2019/02/21/monkees-peter-tork-dead-77/2938399002/

The Monkees' bassist Peter Tork dead at 77

Wi-Fi 6: is it really that much faster?https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/21/18232026/wi-fi-6-speed-explained-router-wifi-how-does-work

Wi-Fi 6: is it really that much faster?

What the new Hololens needs to succeedhttps://www.pcworld.com/article/3341801/microsoft/microsoft-hololens-what-made-it-great-and-what-a-new-hololens-needs.html

What the new Hololens needs to succeed

This is why the Samsung Galaxy Fold will be a big successhttps://www.tomsguide.com/us/samsung-galaxy-fold-success,news-29475.html

This is why the Samsung Galaxy Fold will be a big success

Bananarama are back with 'Dance Music' their first single in a decadehttps://www.outinperth.com/bananarama-release-first-new-music-decade/

Bananarama are back with 'Dance Music' their first single in a decade

Apex Legends Exploit Gives You Twitch Prime Loot For Freehttps://evostrix.com/apex-legends-exploit-gives-you-twitch-prime-loot-for-free/

Apex Legends Exploit Gives You Twitch Prime Loot For Free

Massive layoffs at EA's Australian studiohttps://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2019-02-22-massive-layoffs-at-eas-australian-studio

Massive layoffs at EA's Australian studio

Sony Xperia 1 leaked with 21:9 ultra-widescreenhttps://www.tomsguide.com/us/sony-xperia-1-leak,news-29473.html

Sony Xperia 1 leaked with 21:9 ultra-widescreen

Redmi Note 7 Pro with 48-megapixel Sony IMX 586 sensor to launch next weekhttps://www.bgr.in/news/xiaomi-redmi-note-7-pro-48mp-sony-imx-586-sensor-launch-redmi-note-7-february-28-india/

Redmi Note 7 Pro with 48-megapixel Sony IMX 586 sensor to launch next week

Weekly /r/gamingnews Discussion - What Game You Will Play This Weekend, And What Do You Think Of It? - February 22, 2019

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Weekly /r/gamingnews Discussion - What Game You Will Play This Weekend, And What Do You Think Of It? - February 22, 2019

The new boss at Nintendo is named Bowser...for realhttps://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190221005804/en/Nintendo-America’s-Reggie-Fils-Aime-Retire-Doug-Bowser/

The new boss at Nintendo is named Bowser...for real

Chicago Police Calls Out 'News Commentators', 'Celebrities' and 'Presidential Candidates' for Pushing Smollett Attackhttps://www.thewrap.com/chicago-police-commissioner-calls-out-media-stars-and-politicians-for-pushing-smollett-hoax/

Chicago Police Calls Out 'News Commentators', 'Celebrities' and 'Presidential Candidates' for Pushing Smollett Attack

Jussie Smollett charged: 'Empire' actor out on $100K bond, staged attack due to salary dissatisfaction, police sayhttps://6abc.com/jussie-smollett-bond-set-at-$100k-staged-attack-because-he-was-dissatisfied-with-his-salary-police/5148577/

Jussie Smollett charged: 'Empire' actor out on $100K bond, staged attack due to salary dissatisfaction, police say

Hugh Jackman surprised with Guinness World Record for 16 year Wolverine career.http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/news/2019/2/hugh-jackman-surprised-with-record-title-to-mark-16-year-wolverine-career-561491

Hugh Jackman surprised with Guinness World Record for 16 year Wolverine career.

Neverwinter: Undermountain Announcedhttp://theoriginalcave.com/2019/02/neverwinter-undermountain-announced/

Neverwinter: Undermountain Announced

Fortnite's Marshmello concert beats game's concurrent player recordhttps://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2019-02-22-fortnites-marshmellow-concert-beats-games-concurrent-player-record

Fortnite's Marshmello concert beats game's concurrent player record

Samsung Galaxy Buds hands-on reviewhttps://www.digitaltrends.com/headphone-reviews/samsung-galaxy-buds-review/

Samsung Galaxy Buds hands-on review

PSA: Sony is unresponsive about a known hardware defect on their noise cancelling headphones.https://ap.community.sony.com/s/question/0D50B00004JW8ZL/cracking-headband-on-wh1000mx2-headphones?language=en_US&s1oid=00DU0000000ItQ0&s1uid=0050B000008B1q&s1nid=0DB0B00000004lk&emkind=chatterCommentNotification

PSA: Sony is unresponsive about a known hardware defect on their noise cancelling headphones.

‘Serial': Podcast’s Next Project Will Examine the Public School Systemhttps://www.thewrap.com/serial-podcasts-next-project-will-examine-the-public-school-system/

‘Serial': Podcast’s Next Project Will Examine the Public School System

Samsung will extend Bixby button remapping to premium Galaxy phones running Android Pie.https://www.theverge.com/2019/2/21/18235405/samsung-galaxy-phones-bixby-button-remapping-customization-feature

Samsung will extend Bixby button remapping to premium Galaxy phones running Android Pie.

Scalebound Revival Rumour, Far Cry New Dawn Sales are Down & More - News Roundup!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dpy_b_2P3SI

Scalebound Revival Rumour, Far Cry New Dawn Sales are Down & More - News Roundup!

50 Cent claims Donald Trump offered him $500,000 to attend his inauguration: https://www.newsweek.com/donald-trump-inauguration-50-cent-1339658?utm_campaign=NewsweekTwitter&utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=Social

50 Cent claims Donald Trump offered him $500,000 to attend his inauguration: "All money is not good money"

Peter Tork of the Monkees Dies at 77http://ultimateclassicrock.com/peter-tork-dies/

Peter Tork of the Monkees Dies at 77

Nintendo of America’s Reggie Fils-Aime to Retire: Doug Bowser Named New Presidenthttps://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190221005804/en/Nintendo-America%E2%80%99s-Reggie-Fils-Aime-Retire-Doug-Bowser/

Nintendo of America’s Reggie Fils-Aime to Retire: Doug Bowser Named New President

GTA 6 Announcement Around The Corner Judging From Job Listinghttps://www.gameshedge.com/gta-6-announcement-job-listing/

GTA 6 Announcement Around The Corner Judging From Job Listing

Nike self-lacing sneakers brick after bad firmware upgradehttps://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/02/my-left-shoe-wont-even-reboot-faulty-app-bricks-nike-smart-sneakers/

Nike self-lacing sneakers brick after bad firmware upgrade

Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/obituaries/peter-tork-endearingly-offbeat-bassist-and-singer-in-the-monkees-dies-at-77/2019/02/21/479cf4ae-35ee-11e9-854a-7a14d7fec96a_story.html

Peter Tork, endearingly offbeat bassist and singer in the Monkees, dies at 77

wearTRBL lets you express yourself with a connected T-shirthttps://techcrunch.com/2019/02/21/weartrbl-lets-you-express-yourself-with-a-connected-t-shirt/

wearTRBL lets you express yourself with a connected T-shirt

The headphone jack lives!https://techcrunch.com/2019/02/20/the-headphone-jack-lives/

The headphone jack lives!

Untitled Goose Game release date pushed backhttps://twitter.com/house_house_/status/1098311593371197440

Untitled Goose Game release date pushed back

Galactic Civilizations III: Retribution Expansion is available on Steam!https://store.steampowered.com/app/976210/Galactic_Civilizations_III_Retribution_Expansion/

Galactic Civilizations III: Retribution Expansion is available on Steam!