Ubisoft Incenses “Free Trial” uPlay Plus Customers with Refund Refusals

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Ubisoft’s new uPlay Plus PC game subscription has seriously backfired as the video game publisher billed numerous customers after they had canceled their subscription. uPlay Plus’ Disastrous Free Trial Launching on September 3, Ubisoft offered a free trial through the end of last month for uPlay Plus users. As customers were required to enter their … Read more

Activision’s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare PS4 Exclusive Is a Joke

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Activision and PlayStation announced yesterday that the video game publisher’s upcoming Call of Duty: Modern Warfare title’s Special Ops Survival Mode will be a PS4 exclusive for a year, an outrageous decision that has already angered the gaming community. Debuting on PlayStation State of Play in a new campaign trailer, Survival Mode allows players to … Read more

Battlefield V’s Lack of Content Sheds Light on EA’s Disastrous ‘Freemium’ Mess Up

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A Reddit user’s recent analysis reveals that Battlefield V is suffering from serious lack of content compared to the previous titles of the series, shedding light on how EA and DICE have messed up the video game. Some shots from #BattlefieldV’s prologue with Ansel. pic.twitter.com/33yolcERYZ — Flakfire (@FlakfireGaming) September 12, 2019 Battlefield V’s Dark History … Read more

Did Google Lie to Us in Its Apple iPhone Hack Report?

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At the end of last month, Google’s elite security analyst team Project Zero released a report on 14 different iPhone security flaws that were secretly exploited by hackers for at least two years. However, new information released by Apple and cybersecurity researchers suggests that Google lied about some parts of the iPhone breach. CCN.com reported … Read more

Aussie Tennis Badboy Blames US Open Loss on Call of Duty Addiction

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By CCN.com: Nowadays, video games are blamed for every unfortunate event in the world with a passable connection to gaming. From addictions to mass shootings, video games are the scapegoat, while many critical social issues often get overlooked. Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has put the blame on Call of Duty as part of the … Read more

Microsoft Finally Refunds 12-Year-Old’s $1,300 Xbox Live Spending Spree

Microsoft Finally Refunds 12-Year-Old's $1,300 Xbox Live Spending Spree

Microsoft has finally refunded more than 100 purchases made by a 12-year-old gamer from the UK. The child, who had been diagnosed with ADHD and exhibits symptoms of inattention and impulsivity, spent over $1,300 on Xbox Live without his parents’ knowledge. Microsoft cancels Xbox Live purchases made by child with ADHD The preteen gamer’s parents … Read more

Google Exposes 14 Long-Hidden Exploits in ‘Unhackable’ iPhone

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Google’s Project Zero team revealed 14 iPhone security flaws hackers have secretly exploited for two years, questioning whether Apple’s device is really so “unhackable” as has long been claimed. Thousands of iPhone owners at risk? According to the series of blog posts published by Google’s zero-day security analyst team, the attackers indiscriminately used watering hole … Read more

Heroin Addict Turned Fortnite Streamer Feels ‘Obligated’ to Help People

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By CCN.com: Chicago-based Fortnite and Halo Twitch streamer Aaron Travis, better known as “ac7ionmannn,” struggled with heroin addiction for several years. Now he wants to help other drug users fight their addictions. From a shower gel-stealing heroin addict to a hard-working Fortnite streamer His addiction had become so extreme that at one point in 2012, … Read more

Leftist Fortnite Gamer Gets Twitch Ban for Saying ‘America Deserved 9/11’

fortnite streamer Hasan Piker banned on twitch after saying America deserved 9/11

By CCN.com: Hasan “HasanAbi” Piker – a one-time Fortnite streamer with over 120,000 subscribers on Twitch – found himself on the wrong end of the banhammer after he said the US “deserved” 9/11 in a now-deleted stream. ❌ Twitch Partner “HasanAbi” has been banned! ❌https://t.co/3IOrHAmH8P#twitch #ban #partner #twitchpartner 🏋🏿‍♂️ — Twitch Partner Bans (@TwitchBanned) August … Read more

Apple Arcade, the ‘Netflix for App Store Games’ Is a No-Brainer for $4.99

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By CCN.com: Apple, the Cupertino-based tech company that’s infamous of its extremely high price tags, is likely to release its ‘Netflix for App Store games’ Apple Arcade subscription at the consumer-friendly $4.99 monthly fee. Apple Arcade is a great deal for iOS gamers A promotional message inside Apple Arcade – the subscription service allowing iOS, … Read more