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Israeli gaming company Playtika’s shares leap nearly nearly 17% in Nadsaq debut

Shares of Israel-based mobile gaming company Playtika Holding Corp jumped nearly 17% in their debut on the Nasdaq on Friday, valuing the company at nearly $13.79 billion.   Shares opened at $33.4, above their upsized initial public offering (IPO) price of $27 per share. The company raised …

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How Breath of the Wild’s Zelda helped me come to terms with my bisexuality

When it comes to The Legend of Zelda franchise, the Princess of Hyrule has a specific role in life that she must play. Not only does she embody the goddess of wisdom, but she’s also royalty, so she’s expected to be clever, poised, and traditionally feminine. Rarely does she want …

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Christine Chiu talks new Netflix show, haute couture collection

Christine Chiu is a producer, philanthropist, and collector of haute couture. She is also the cofounder of Beverly Hills Plastic Surgery, the practice she opened in 2006 with her husband, Dr. Gabriel Chiu. Chiu typically attends at least 30 fashion shows a year, and tries to buy something from each. …

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Expedia’s Vrbo hit with backlash for not following Airbnb’s lead and canceling D.C. reservations

(Vrbo homepage image) Vrbo, the vacation rental platform run by Seattle-based Expedia Group, is getting some blowback online for not following the lead of competitor Airbnb, which announced this week that it was blocking and canceling reservations in the Washington, D.C., area during the upcoming Inauguration week. Following the violent …

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Green Bay Packers Received Huge Lift From Their Fans In Playoff Win Over Rams

Green Bay Packers fans hold signs during the NFC Divisional Playoff game between the Los Angeles … [+] Rams and the Packers Saturday. Getty Images When the Los Angeles Rams ran onto the field Saturday afternoon, boos reigned throughout Lambeau Field. When Los Angeles quarterback Jared Goff screamed out plays …

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Warzone Match Will Keep Viewers Adrenaline Rushing

An intense Call of Duty: Warzone clip shows a stunning example of skills and maneuverability from a dedicated competitor. When Call of Duty: Warzone added Rebirth island, the game’s community expected it to be filled with intense short-range interactions. Rather than having the sprawling map of Verdansk, players are instead …

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Netflix Scoops Up Gal Gadot Spy Thriller ‘Heart Of Stone’

Netflix has acquired the worldwide rights to Skydance’s upcoming spy thriller Heart of Stone starring Wonder Woman 1984 star Gal Gadot. Wonder Woman 1984 star Gal Gadot is set to enter the spy genre with Skydance Media’s Heart of Stone, a thriller described as a female spin on the James …

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Ghost Recon: Breakpoint is free on Stadia in January

Google Stadia has offered a few “free play” weekends for select games over the past several months, and next weekend Ubisoft is opening up Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint to all users for free. Available on Stadia, Xbox, PlayStation, PC, and even Amazon Luna, the January Ghost Recon: Breakpoint free …

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Rams’ vaunted defense gets shoved out of the playoffs – Orange County Register

Los Angeles Rams’ Josh Reynolds breaks away from Green Bay Packers’ Krys Barnes during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game, Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Mike Roemer) Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) scores on a one-yard touchdown run past Los …

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Gelsinger’s return to Intel ‘is like Steve Jobs’ second tour of duty at Apple’

Pat Gelsinger Credit: VMware Soon-to-be-former VMware head Pat Gelsinger’s return to Intel as its CEO is a decision that’s been heralded by some analysts as the right move for the semiconductor giant. This is according to a report from analysis firm Technology Business Research’s (TBR) principal analysts Geoff Woollacott and …

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PlayStation Patent Hints at Major New PS5 Feature

A new patent filed by Sony for the PlayStation 5 looks to add an in-game feature that could introduce a new interactive element to gaming. The PlayStation 5 is a new piece of hardware, and Sony is likely to tweak and update the console to enhance its user experience. Finding …

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