Apex Legends’ design director on the health and direction of ranked

One of the biggest developments for Apex Legends Season 13 was Ranked Reloaded, a collection of changes and improvements to Apex’s competitive mode bundled up into one package. The main focus was not only to create a more satisfying and less frustrating ranked experience, but one where the quality of the gameplay would also change …

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Lawsuit: Tesla broke US law by not providing 60-day notice before mass layoff

Enlarge / Cars parked at the Tesla Fremont Factory in Fremont, California, on February 10, 2022. Getty Images | Josh Edelson A lawsuit filed by laid-off Tesla workers accused the company of violating federal law by failing to provide notice before the layoffs and said the former employees are entitled to 60 days of pay …

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Summer solstice sparks celebrations at Stonehenge, in Europe

Placeholder while article actions load Across the Northern Hemisphere on Tuesday, musicians shined their instruments and children strung up flower garlands in preparation for celebrations of the summer solstice — the longest day and shortest night of the year in this part of the world. On June 21, Londoners will experience about 17 hours of …

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Apple Patent Explores Phone Charging Touch Keyboard

MacBook Pro 14photo: Caitlin McGarry/Gizmodo Apple’s MacBooks haven’t changed much over the past decade or so. Some of the latest models were recently redesigned with modern features, but their form remains that of traditional laptops. That isn’t due to a lack of ideas. Between each model refresh is a flood of patents conjured up by …

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Obamas Sign Audible First-Look Deal After Ending Spotify Pact

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are going into business with Audiblethe Amazon-owned audio storytelling platform. Audible set an exclusive, multiyear and global first-look production deal with Higher Ground, the Obamas’ media company, covering multiple audio projects. The slate of Higher Ground’s shows for Audible “will reflect the companies’ shared mission to tell meaningful and …

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Loot Review: Maya Rudolph Stars in New Apple+ Comedy as a Billionaire

In one of the only times anyone’s told Molly (Maya Rudolf) the hard truth in the decades since her husband (Adam Scott) became a billionaire, she’s stuck in a private jet hangar somewhere in the middle of Oklahoma. Having just tried essentially to airlift the staff of her foundation, which she only realized existed after …

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TECH TUESDAY: Why Leclerc’s trimmed down Montreal rear wing wasn’t just about helping him make progress from the back

Although Charles Leclerc was using a new, lower-downforce variant of the Ferrari rear wing in Montreal than his team mate Carlos Sainz, this was about more than just giving Leclerc something to help him overtake from his penalized back-of-the-grid slot after taking a fourth power unit. F1 tech expert Mark Hughes delves into Ferrari’s bigger …

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The Restomodded Prodrive P25 Will Carry a $560,000 Price Tag

picture: pro drive When the fine folks at Prodrive revealed plans to resurrect the Subaru Impreza 22B STi, the car internet appeared to receive the news with a vague mix of heightened interest and exhaustion. Interest because who wouldn’t be excited at the prospect of a modern interpretation of the baddest Impreza ever made? (It’ll …

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