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A new in-game message confirms Fortnite's rocket will launch tomorrow

A new in-game message confirms Fortnite's rocket will launch tomorrow

A brand new message has appeared in Fortnite's news section confirming the time and date for the long-awaited rocket launch. Once the rocket hits, the map is expected to change in a major way. Epic developers took to reddit to explain what Fornite's latest LTM needs, and why it's proved such a strain on the server. "This strained the system, which affected matchmaking times for regular game modes too".


Sweeping Comcast outage reported on social media

Sweeping Comcast outage reported on social media

Thousands of reports of the outage appeared on the website Down Detector and more than half of them said users were experiencing issues with their internet, another 15 percent of reports were of a "total blackout". Comcast experienced a widespread outage Friday afternoon. "We apologize & are working to get services restored as soon as possible". According to the website downdetector .com, which tracks when "technology fails", Comcast is now failing its customers in and around New Jersey.


Samsung Galaxy Note9 launch is happening on 9 August

Samsung Galaxy Note9 launch is happening on 9 August

Enter your email to be subscribed to our newsletter. The event will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. A day after Samsung confirmed that it will unveil the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9 , mobile industry veteran Eldar Murtazin is out with a detailed report about the rumored Galaxy Note 9 specs.


Facebook now lets you block Trump stories, TV spoilers from News Feed

Facebook now lets you block Trump stories, TV spoilers from News Feed

The feature will let you choose keywords and phrases that Facebook has automatically selected from a particular post. Facebook on Thursday introduced it is testing a new feature called "Keyword Snooze" in News Feed that will allow users to hide certain keywords that they don't want to see for 30 days.


Porsche's 919 Evo crushes Bellof's Nordschleife record

Porsche's 919 Evo crushes Bellof's Nordschleife record

Bernhard's time eclipsed that of Stefan Bellof, who managed to set a 6:11.13 lap with a Porsche 956 C, a time which stood as the lap record for 35 years. The hybrid system captures energy from the front brakes and the exhaust system, storing it in a lithium-ion battery. The new Nordschleife record was enough to play to the competitive nature of Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, who himself crashed at the Nurburgring while trying to set a lap record in 2009, but he admitted there was no budget in ...


SD Readies to Collect Online Sales Tax After Supreme Court Ruling

SD Readies to Collect Online Sales Tax After Supreme Court Ruling

She said the decision could also add new levels of complexity for Canadian retailers, which will soon have to comply with differing tax regimes between states, and pay back those state taxes on an annual, quarterly or monthly basis, raising administrative costs.