Microsoft adds Dark Mode support and more to Office 365 for Mac

Nate Anderson Microsoft has released version 16.20.18120801 of Office 365 for the Mac platform, bringing support for a couple of key Mac features introduced in September’s macOS 10.14 Mojave release, as well as a number of small features and user experience improvements not related to Mojave. The headline feature is, of course, dark mode support, which […]

Amazon brings Alexa’s Follow-Up Mode to Fire TV Cube

Last week, Amazon updated Fire TV Cube with the Alexa Announcements feature (which lets you dictate a message that the other Echo devices in your home will broadcast) and notifications from your smart doorbell and camera. Now, Amazon’s giving the device even more parity with the Echo ecosystem by adding Follow-Up Mode and multiroom audio. […]

Office 365 for Mac now supports Dark Mode

As promised, Office 365 is ready to wring more out of macOS Mojave. Microsoft has updated the Mac version of its subscription productivity suite with several helpful features, two of which are tied to Apple’s latest software. The obvious one is Dark Mode support — you won’t strain your eyes quite so badly if you’re […]

macOS Mojave’s dark mode is coming to Google Chrome

Enlarge / Google Chrome in macOS Mojave. (credit: Samuel Axon) Apple added dark mode to macOS with its Mojave software update in September. Since then, third-party apps have been adding dark themes to go along with it, but there have been a handful of notable outliers, like Slack and Google Chrome. We’ve now learned that […]

Fortnite update 7.01 Creative mode PATCH NOTES: New featured islands, creative tools, more

Fortnite Creative mode (Image: EPIC GAMES) Fortnite update 7.01 is live for Battle Royale, Save the World and Creative mode. The brand new Fortnite update makes a whole host of changes to the Creative mode, introducing new featured islands and lots more. *Fortnite 7.01 update PATCH NOTES: Infinity Blade, Polar Peak changes, Close Encounters LTM* […]

Fortnite news: Creative Mode reveal, The Block rules and Season 7 update

Epic Games have done a lot of work this week, providing the Season 7 update with a range of other new and surprising features. Fortnite update 7.0 will be quickly followed by more patches over the week’s to come, the next one likely being a content release. Fortnite Season 7 update 7.10 will arrive at […]

Counter-Strike GO becomes F2P, adds a shrunken battle royale mode

On Thursday, Valve Software surprise-launched a comprehensive update to its five-year-old game Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) with two equally major changes: a new battle royale-inspired combat mode and a shift to the free-to-play economic model. The battle royale mode in question, dubbed “Danger Zone,” resembles popular fare like PUBG and Fortnite in that it revolves […]

Red Dead Redemption 2 Online Battle Royale: How to play the Fortnite inspired game mode?

Red Dead Online has its own story-line to discover, missions to complete and the ability to explore Red Dead’s enormous map with a posse of up to eight other real-world players. The success of Fortnite is partly due to the popularity of the battle royale genre. And now Red Dead Online has its own battle […]

‘Red Dead Online,’ the online multiplayer mode for ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ launches today as a beta test

“Red Dead Redemption 2” came out on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on October 26, but players have been waiting since release to play “Red Dead Online,” the game’s free multiplayer mode. Rockstar Games originally said “Red Dead Online” would enter public beta in mid-November and has told players to expect some growing pains early on. […]

Minecraft on NETFLIX: How to play Minecraft Story Mode on your TV

Minecraft: Story Mode is the final product released from developer TellTale Games before closing down. Streaming service Netflix teased Minecraft: Story Mode with this statement: “Take control of an adventure set in the Minecraft universe. The future of the world is at stake, and your decisions shape the story – so choose wisely!” Minecraft: Story […]