Apex Legends: New Legends GeForce Game Ready upgrade live ahead of Battle Pass launch

Apex Legends players on PC can optimise their gaming experience before the big Battle Pass release later this month. Developers Respawn Entertainment has not announced when Season One will begin, or when we can expect the Battle Pass to drop. Respawn CEO, Vince Zampella, provided the latest update on the situation, confirming that his team […]

Fortnite Prisoner stage 4 UPDATE: How to get ready for new skin reveal

The Fortnite Prisoner skin is an Epic Games sidequest that can be unlocked by completing the Snowfall challenges. These challenges are the secret battle stars and banners you might have heard Battle Pass users hunting for during Season 7. Stage 4 of the Fortnite Prisoner is expected to unlock sometime this week, with fans hoping […]

US military nuclear unit tweets that it’s ready to drop something ‘much bigger’ than New Year’s Eve ball

Photo by Joe McNally/Getty Images The US Strategic Command unit has apologized for a tweet that was sent in “poor taste.” The tweet, which has since been deleted, claimed the unit was ready to drop something “much, much bigger” than New York’s New Year’s Eve ball. Footage of an aircraft releasing bombs accompanied the tweet. […]

Holiday tradition: B.C. ready for world junior hockey championship

Officially, it's the International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship, but in Canada it's known simply as the world juniors. The annual holiday tournament of the top teenaged male hockey players has grown from a niche event hosted in boutique European towns, to a cult classic of a sporting spectacle that in Canada at least, rivals major […]

Righteous Gemstones: Danny McBride, John Goodman and Adam Devine Are Ready to Raise Hell — 2019 FIRST LOOK

Heaven help us, Danny McBride has found religion. The Eastbound & Down and Vice Principals vet returns to HBO in 2019 with the godly satire The Righteous Gemstones — and we have your first look at his fiendish new TV family. The half-hour comedy, created by and starring McBride, centers on the Gemstones, a world famous televangelist family that consists […]

Live: ‘Bash Brothers’ ready to unleash

Marcus Stoinis ahead of Big Bash match against Sydney Thunder1:13 Supplied video obtained Wednesday, December 19, 2018, of Melbourne Stars player Marcus Stoinis speaking to media at the CitiPower Centre ahead of the Stars’ opening BBL08 fixture against the Sydney Thunder on Friday. Stoinis said his ankle is "all good" and is looking forward to […]

Conor McGregor getting ready to ‘launch rockets’ in 2019 UFC comeback

Former double UFC champion Conor McGregor has kept a low profile since an October defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov but judging by his latest missive on social media, he appears to be priming himself for a fresh run at the title. McGregor, who in November 2016 became the first UFC fighter to hold titles in two […]

Amazon’s $200 Echo Link is ready with streaming music for your hi-fi

If you’ve bought into Amazon’s ecosystem of smart home features and you have a high-end audio system, then the Echo Link is intended to bring those worlds together. Announced earlier this year alongside devices like the Echo Sub and Fire TV Recast, it doesn’t contain a microphone or speaker like the Echo Dot. Instead it […]

Trade war hostage? Trump ready to ‘intervene’ in Huawei CFO case if it helps close deal with China

US President Trump said he might intervene on behalf of Huawei CFO if it benefits US trade interests with China. Meng Wanzhou, whose bail includes strict conditions, faces extradition to the US and up to 30 years in prison. “If I think it’s good for what will certainly be the largest trade deal ever made […]