Pokemon Go Has New Research Tasks for Verizon Customers in the United States

New Partner Research tasks will be available to complete for a limited time. Niantic, the developer of Pokemon Go, partnered with Verizon to release new Partner Research tasks in Pokemon Go that will only be available for Verizon customers in the United States. These Partner Research tasks will be available to complete from now until … Read more

U.S. FDA proposes new rules for packaged foods to qualify as ‘healthy’

Sept 28 (Reuters) – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday proposed new rules for labeling packaged foods as “healthy”, as it seeks to help people make informed nutritional choices which can help lower the risk of chronic diseases. The proposed changes to food labeling come on the day of the first White … Read more

Russian forces on brink of encirclement in Donetsk town

Russian forces in the Donetsk region town of Lyman are on the brink of encirclement following Ukrainian gains to their north and east, pro-Russian military bloggers have said. The claims could not be immediately verified, but the reported Ukrainian gains appeared to match images and videos released on social media by Ukrainian soldiers. The fall … Read more

PC Building Simulator 2 arrives in October

PC Building Simulator 2’s release date has just been revealed – and it’ll arrive on 12th October. The sequel to the popular simulator game was announced back in March and was said to include an upgraded career mode, new customisation features, and over 40 real-life hardware brands. Developer Spiral House has shared more details of … Read more

Toppling Edward Colston’s statue not protected by human rights, judges rule

Lord Burnett said: “Although this case did not involve the destruction of the statue, the damage that was caused was clearly significant. Pulling this heavy bronze statue to the ground required it to be climbed, ropes attached to it and then the use of a good deal of force to bring it crashing to the … Read more

Side-scrolling roguelike action game Oblivion Override announced for consoles, PC

Chinese developer Humble Mill has announced side-scrolling roguelike action game Oblivion Override for consoles and PC (Steam). A release date was not announced. Here is an overview of the game, via Humble Mill: Oblivion Override takes place in a robotic era where humanity is a thing of the past. Robots still bear the shackles of … Read more

Albon ‘not underestimating challenge’ of returning to action in Singapore after surgery

Alex Albon says he’s done “everything possible” to ready himself for a return to action in this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix, after missing the last race when he was hospitalised with appendicitis and suffered complications including respiratory failure. The Williams driver took part in Friday practice at Monza for the Italian Grand Prix, before he … Read more