Walmart arrives on Roblox for the first time with two new virtual worlds to engage young shoppers

Walmart today that it is stepping into the metaverse with two new experiences on Roblox: “” and “.” The virtual worlds are aimed at younger Walmart customers and let Roblox players collect new virtual merchandise, play games featuring toys and characters, earn toys from a blimp, attend concerts, win fashion competitions and more. This marks … Read more

NieR: Automata’s spinoff anime arrives this January

NieR: Automata’s anime spinoff will arrive early next year. The adaptation, now titled NieR: Automata Version 1.1a, will debut in January 2023. NieR creator Yoko Taro shared the release window during Aniplex Online Fest over the weekend (via ), revealing at the same time that the story of the anime would differ from its source … Read more

US aircraft carrier arrives in South Korea for joint drills

BUSAN, South Korea (AP) — The nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan arrived in the South Korean port of Busan on Friday ahead of the two countries’ joint military exercise that aims to show their strength against growing North Korean threats. The joint drills will be the first involving a U.S. aircraft carrier in the … Read more

NVIDIA’s $1,599 GeForce RTX 4090 arrives on October 12th

Following months of anticipation and controversy among its , NVIDIA’s 40 Series GPUs are finally here. The company unveiled the GeForce RTX 4090 and GeForce RTX 4080 today at its GTC 2022 keynote. Taking full advantage of its new “Ada Lovelace” architecture, NVIDIA says the two GPUs offer significantly better ray tracing performance. The company … Read more

Peloton’s rower arrives in December, priced at $3,200

The Peloton Row hasn’t been a particularly well-kept secret over the last couple of years. After long-standing rumors, the connected fitness firm teased the rowing machine in a member’s video Today it’s finally back with some firm details on the latest major addition to its home fitness offerings. The Row goes up for preorder in … Read more

Senior Taliban figure arrives in Kabul after decades in U.S. detention – spokesperson

KABUL (Reuters) – A senior Taliban figure, Haji Bashir Noorzai, has been released after decades of detention by the United States and arrived in Kabul on Monday, a Taliban spokesperson said. Afghan state media reports said he had been among the last Afghans held at Guantanamo Bay detention camp. “Honorable Haji Bashir was released after … Read more

Queen updates: Biden arrives in London for funeral; Queen’s grandchildren stand vigil by coffin

King Charles III made an unannounced visit Saturday to greet some of the to , whose coffin is lying-in-state in Westminster Hall. Charles and his son, Prince William, shook hands and thanked mourners in the miles-long line near Lambeth Bridge on Saturday. Charles has made several impromptu walkabouts since he became king on Sept. 8, in an … Read more

Miners flee to Ethereum Classic as ‘the Merge’ arrives

The Merge, the long-awaited software upgrade that promises to make Ethereum transactions a, is expected to put miners out of jobs. But miners are not quitting outright. With big bucks invested in computing hardware, many of them are seeking refuge in an alternative branch of Ethereum. Ethereum Classic, , saw its hash rate soar to … Read more

Meghan Arrives For Service For Reception Of Queen’s Coffin At Westminster Hall With Countess Sophie

Today, Wednesday September 14, Queen Elizabeth’s coffin arrived at Westminster Hall, where it was heralded by a service for its reception. Following the procession for the lying-in-state of Queen Elizabeth II – which saw the Queen’s coffin transported via gun carriage down the Horse Guards Parade, past the Cenotaph and Downing Street, towards Westminster Hall, … Read more