World of Warcraft: Shadowlands’ Ion Hazzikostas interview: Directing launch crowding and communications

Get the most out of your game’s subscription plans Best practices for designing and managing your subscription strategy Access guide here Today’s hotly anticipated World of Warcraft: Shadowlands expansion launch will have all players questing in exactly the same place at exactly the same time for the first moment in many expansions. Blizzard Entertainment has […]

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Massive, China-state-funded hack hits companies around the world, report says

Enlarge / Computer chip with Chinese flag, 3d conceptual illustration. Steve McDowell / Agefotostock Researchers have uncovered a massive hacking campaign that’s using sophisticated tools and techniques to compromise the networks of companies around the world The hackers, most likely from a well-known group that’s funded by the Chinese government, are outfitted with both off-the-shelf […]


Sleek, sexy Brave New World is the crown jewel in Peacock’s launch offerings

Welcome to New London, a utopian society where everybody knows their place. YouTube/NBC Peacock Everyone is happy because everyone knows their place. YouTube/NBC Peacock Can’t really argue with that spectacular view. YouTube/Peacock Jessica Brown Findlay plays the young and beautiful Lenina Crowne, a Beta Plus. Lenina’s fellow Beta and BFF is Frannie (Kylie Bunbury). NBC […]