Month: January 2020

Month: January 2020

You can now own a life-sized, screen-accurate Baby Yoda figure… for $350 – #starwars #themandalorian #mandalorian #babyyoda #sideshowcollectibles #TGIF | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 30, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Photo: Sideshow Collectibles The picture at the top of this post isn’t a screenshot of The Child (aka, Baby Yoda) from Disney+’s The Mandalorian; rather, it’s an incredibly detailed, 1:1 life-sized replica of the iconic character from Sideshow Collectibles, and it could be yours… for the low, low price of $350. Preorders for the figure

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Netflix continues anime land grab with live-action One Piece series – #netflix #streaming #video #anime #OnePiece #liveaction | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 29, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP via Getty Images Netflix has ordered a live-action show based on One Piece, the colossally popular Japanese manga and anime franchise, as first reported by Deadline. It’s said to be a ten-episode series from publisher Shueisha and Tomorrow Studios, the studio also working on Netflix’s forthcoming Cowboy Bebop show.

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Hackers hijacked nearly half of the NFL’s Twitter accounts, as well as ESPN and UFC – #twitter #nfl #ufc #espn #sports #hackers | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 28, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

The social media accounts of almost half of the teams in the National Football League, as well as the official NFL account, were hacked, the NFL said in a statement today. Some ESPN social media accounts were also “briefly compromised,” ESPN said today in a statement to The Verge. The NFL accounts were hacked on

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Resident Evil 8 returns to first-person, brings in zombies and werewolves – #residentevil #capcom #firstpersonshooter #zombies #werewolves #gaming | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 28, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

It looks like Capcom hasn’t abandoned the first-person perspective that revitalized the Resident Evil franchise just three years ago. According to multiple rumours, Resident Evil 8 is set to bring back the perspective, zombies, Ethan Winters and Chris Redfield. Revealed by YouTube channel Biohazard Declassified, and corroborated by industry insider Nibel, the upcoming Resi sequel

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Pokémon Home cloud storage service will launch in February for $3 a month – #nintendo #pokemon #home #cloud #PokemonGo #Switch #storage #launch | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 28, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Image: Nintendo / Game Freak The Pokémon Company is making it easier for players to keep all of their pokémon from every game in one place with a cloud storage service known as the Pokémon Home. The tool will launch in February. Details about how Home will work were released in a new blog post

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Go read these reports showing how an antivirus company tracked everything its users clicked online – #avast #avg #cybersecurity #antivirus #tracking #online #jumpshot #data #consumer | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 28, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge You might install antivirus software on your computer to protect your privacy and make sure no one is snooping on what you’re up to. But if you used some Avast and AVG products, you might have been revealing all of that sensitive information anyway. A joint investigation by

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Plague Inc. developer reminds players it is just a game amid coronavirus outbreak – #plagueinc #developer #virus #coronavirus #outbreak #gaming | #RoadmapforSuccess
January 27, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Chinese tourists wearing masks use smartphones in the Ginza shopping district on January 24, 2020 in Tokyo, Japan. | Photo by Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images As the coronavirus outbreak continues to spread, the creators of a wildly popular game about viral outbreaks issued a statement last week reminding people that, while realistic, their game is just

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Senator asks Jeff Bezos for more information on Saudi-linked hack – #amazon #jeffbezos #senate #saudiarabia #wapo #washingtonpost #whatsapp #spyware #hack #RoadmapforSuccess
January 22, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Photo by Erin Schaff for The Verge One day after news broke that the crown prince of Saudi Arabia may have been personally involved in the hack of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ phone, a United States senator is asking for more information. “I encourage you to provide my office with information” As first reported yesterday

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Microsoft’s CEO looks to a future beyond Windows, iOS, and Android – #microsoft #windows #ios #android #cloud #future #RoadmapforSuccess
January 21, 2020 Technology Adam E. Williams

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella | Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images “What do you think is the biggest hardware business at Microsoft?” asked Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella last week during a private media event. “Xbox,” answered a reporter who had been quizzing Nadella on how the company’s hardware products like Surface and Xbox fit into the

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