Epic Games‘ popular multiplayer game Fortnite Battle Royale is now available for download from the iOS App Store, and the first beta invites for the game have been sent out to those who signed up for the beta.
The new free-to-play iOS game is identical to the Battle Royale mode in Fortnite for PCs, Macs, and consoles, and it is similar to other games of this style like PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Battle Royale supports up to 100 players, with gamers able to play solo or in squads of up to four people.
The aim of the game is to be the last person standing, taking out opponents with a variety of weapons while also avoiding death from other people. [...]
Washington this week became the first state to pass a new law — House Bill 2282 — that restores and protects certain net neutrality rules, after the Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 in favor of repealing net neutrality nationwide late last year. Washington state’s new rules were signed into law by Governor Jay Inslee yesterday, and prevent internet service providers from blocking and slowing down content online (via The New York Times).
Many multi-state lawsuits began cropping up following the net neutrality vote in December, but this marks the first time that a state has directly gone against the FCC and enacted its own regulations on how ISPs [...]
Accessory company Mophie has applied to the Wireless Power Consortium for an accessory it calls the „Juice Pack Air for iPhone X.“ Spotted by Mac Otakara [Google Translate] in the WPC’s Qi Certified Product Database, Mophie was granted a certification for the accessory today, March 5, suggesting the iPhone X accessory could be announced in the near future and then be available to purchase sometime later this year.
While there are already iPhone X battery cases on the market, Mophie’s accessory is the first to be Qi-certified by the WPC. This certification program encourages manufacturers to submit verification that their products comply with the [...]
Apple’s first store in Austria is set to open on Saturday, February 24, and ahead of the store’s official launch date, Apple has shared some photos that showcase the new location.
Apple Kärntner Straße is located on Vienna’s Golden Quarter, in the famous pedestrian shopping street between St Stephens Cathedral and the Vienna State Opera. The two-level store features a corner entrance and reinstated exposed columns with large window openings that seamlessly connect it to the public gathering space outside.
„We can’t wait to join the bustling city of Vienna, a European crossroads so rich in history and culture,“ said Angela [...]