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Fall Guys Season 2 sneak peek reveals drawbridges and knights

Fall Guys Season 2 sneak peek reveals drawbridges and knights
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout, a type of colorful, cartoonish battle royale game from Devolver Digital, is preparing to enter its second season. What can players expect? In addition to improved server experiences (hopefully), the team is planning new game environments and outfits that are based on classic medieval imagery, including structures like drawbridges and outfits…

NASA’s first OGO satellite out-lasted orbits of all others, and it...

NASA’s first OGO satellite out-lasted orbits of all others, and it falls tomorrow
When this article was first written, there was a satellite orbiting the Earth. By the time you read this article, said satellite may’ve fallen out of the sky. According to calculations done by NASA and revealed on August 27, 2020, the OGO-1 satellite will end its journey and exploration of space on Saturday, August 29,…

It just got easier to buy plant-based meat anywhere in the...

It just got easier to buy plant-based meat anywhere in the US
The days of struggling to find modern plant-based ‘meats’ in the United States are over. Amid Impossible Food’s massive rollout of its own products in grocery stores across the US comes Beyond Meat’s own expansion in availability. As of now, anyone in the United States can purchase the plant-based meats and have them shipped directly…

Apple terminates Epic’s App Store access following Fortnite dispute

Apple terminates Epic’s App Store access following Fortnite dispute
Can't say they weren't warned — Bad news if you want to re-download Infinity Blade or get Fortnite skins on iOS. Kyle Orland - Aug 28, 2020 11:41 pm UTC Enlarge / Epic's mobile action-RPG is collateral damage in the battle over Fortnite.Apple says it has terminated the developer account that Epic Games used to…

White House installed OAN reporter as FDA spokesperson. She lasted 11...

White House installed OAN reporter as FDA spokesperson. She lasted 11 days
Bye-bye — The political appointment of a right-wing activist at the FDA alarmed agency staff. Beth Mole - Aug 28, 2020 10:13 pm UTC Enlarge / Emily Miller from her "reporting" days at OAN in 2016. Miller recently became the assistant commissioner and chief spokesperson for the FDA, and more recently became the former assistant…

Nine gigawatts of wind turbines were added last year in the...

Nine gigawatts of wind turbines were added last year in the US
Wind Power — The 2019 numbers show projects are up, costs are down. Scott K. Johnson - Aug 28, 2020 8:30 pm UTC Earlier this year in the US, energy generation from wind, solar, and hydroelectric dams combined to top coal generation for over two months straight. This was the product of spring peaks in…

SpaceX satellites’ effect on night sky can’t be eliminated, astronomers say

SpaceX satellites’ effect on night sky can’t be eliminated, astronomers say
Enlarge / Artist's impression of low-Earth orbit satellites like those launched by SpaceX and OneWeb.Broadband satellites being launched by SpaceX and other companies will inevitably have a negative impact on astronomers' ability to observe the night sky, according to a new report by astronomers. There are no mitigation strategies that can completely eliminate the satellites'…

Another COVID-19 reinfection: This time second infection was more severe

Another COVID-19 reinfection: This time second infection was more severe
Big questions — It may be rare, but it highlights how much we have to learn about COVID-19 immunity. Beth Mole - Aug 28, 2020 6:13 pm UTC Enlarge / A nurse practitioner administers COVID-19 tests in the parking lot at Brockton High School in Brockton, MA under a tent during the coronavirus pandemic on…

The best iPad, Samsung Galaxy, Fire, Surface, and Pixel tablet deals...

The best iPad, Samsung Galaxy, Fire, Surface, and Pixel tablet deals for August 2020
High-performance tablets can do pretty much anything you ask them to do, from help you’re when working from home, reading, or enjoying music or video entertainment. Tablet users demonstrate year after year that they stick with their mobile workhorses even when Smartphones add powerful features and get most of the news coverage. The iPad lineup,…

The best Ninja Foodi deals on cookers, air fryers, and grills...

The best Ninja Foodi deals on cookers, air fryers, and grills for August 2020
Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Ninja Foodi multipurpose kitchen appliances boost your cooking skills. Ninja Foodi devices help you enjoy cooking food almost as much as eating the results. In addition to cooking delicious meals, Ninja Foodi multifunction kitchen appliances save time, money, and counter space.…

The funniest YouTube videos of all time

The funniest YouTube videos of all time
Humor is very personal, but there are some things that are just universally funny. We’re sure that you have your favorite YouTube videos for turning a frown upside down, but these are ours. Some of them are insanely popular, while others have dropped beneath the radar, but all of them are subjectively hilarious. Note: While…

Back-to-School iPad Deals 2020: iPad 10.2 and iPad Pro

Back-to-School iPad Deals 2020: iPad 10.2 and iPad Pro
Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. We’re finally into August, which means that stores everywhere are starting to throw back the curtains on their yearly back-to-school sales. Very few of these sales are actually limited to students, so even if you’re not heading to class this fall,…