Daily Archives: October 3, 2019

The most impressive PC mods ever made

Nothing quite sums up the limitless possibilities of PC gaming like the humble mod. When a developer eventually moves on from a game to digital pastures new, or a title fails to live up to the expectations of its audience, there’s a good chance said game will simply fade away …

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What it takes to become a professional esports player

It’s probably every PC gamer’s dream: playing games and getting money for it. But how can you go about becoming a professional gamer? We spoke to Eli Gallagher, a professional Overwatch gamer who plays with the Evil Geniuses esports team about what you need to make it in professional gaming, …

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Taboola and Outbrain announce major ad merger

Online advertising rivals Taboola and Outbrain have announced that they will form a single company to take on the likes of Facebook and Google. Both companies provide advertising-based content recommendation engines for publishers that typically appear as boxes at the bottom of online articles which feature a mix of stories …

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FIFA Ultimate Team: should you play?

What is FIFA Ultimate Team? FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT) is a mechanic in FIFA that allows you to build the best team possible. Players can pay for (or earn) virtual Ultimate Team Packs that contain random players.  Over the past decade, every teenager with a fleeting interest in soccer and …

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WhatsApp chats hacked with a malicious GIF

A security researcher has discovered a new vulnerability in WhatsApp which leverages malicious GIFS to compromise user chat sessions, files and messages. The security flaw, referred to as CVE-2019-11932, is a double-free bug that exists in WhatsApp for Android in all versions below 2.19.244. A double-free vulnerability occurs when the …

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The best free software for your gaming PC

So you’ve bought yourself a gaming PC or built one from scratch. Now it’s sitting in pride of place in your office, just waiting to be pushed to its limits. Whatever the origin, that humming mass of silicon and plastic is in need of superior software to take it to …

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Avaya launches OneCloud ReadyNow for enterprises

Avaya has launched OneCloud ReadyNow, a cloud-hosted VoIP platform specifically aimed at enterprises, as the company continues to struggle with debt and a plummeting share price. The service launch appears to be part of an overall attempt to simplify Avaya’s business service range, with previous unified communications (UC) and contact …

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