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World of Warcraft Classic turns back time – but keeps contemporary bells and whistles

Blizzard has revealed more details on exactly how World of Warcraft Classic will pan out, with the nostalgic spin on the MMO set to be based on the game as it was during Patch 1.12 (known as Drums of War).Drums of War went live in August 2006 and was the last patch before the first big expansion for...

New NBN customers are finally flocking to higher-speed plans

The latest monthly progress report from NBN Co bears good news for its attempts to push customers to the network's higher speed tiers, with an impressive increase in the uptake of 50mbps or higher plans since December last year.After altering the pricing scheme for its different tiers in December and shifting focus primarily to the 50mbps plan by...

Fortnite celebrates the World Cup with a stadium and new items

One of the big benefits that always-online games has is that they can be topical and right now the only topic bigger than Fortnite is the World Cup so it’s not especially surprising that Epic Games has decided to bring the two together. To celebrate the beautiful game, Epic has added a range of new items to the game....

What is WordPress hosting? Learn more about the world's most popular CMS

WordPress has been around since 2003 and is the most popular blogging software on the market, powering almost a third of the known web. It has also now established itself as the content management system (CMS) of choice.Its professional-grade software, combined with its flexibility and ease of use has made it popular with web developers and complete beginners...

First look at Instagram’s self-policing Time Well Spent tool

Are you Overgramming? Instagram is stepping up to help you manage overuse rather than leaving it to iOS and Android’s new screen time dashboards. Last month after TechCrunch first reported Instagram was prototyping a Usage Insights feature, the Facebook sub-company’s CEO Kevin System confirmed its forthcoming launch. Tweeting our article, Systrom wrote “It’s true . . . We’re building...

Super Mario Party release date, news, characters, maps and features

While we expected Nintendo to show up with a handful of new games at E3 2018 - including the coveted and still very much unknown Metroid Prime 4 - Nintendo spent the vast majority of its time talking about Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.But, right before Nintendo went into a 25-minute spiel announcing every character one-by-one, it announced something...

Universal, Telemundo partner on Facebook Messenger soccer game

Brief: Universal and Telemundo teamed up to launch Goal! Shootout, a soccer app on Facebook's Instant Games platform, a feature of the Messenger chat app. The free game is Universal Brand Development's first Facebook Instant...

How ARKit 2 works, and why Apple is so focused on AR

Enlarge / A LEGO app using Apple's new ARKit features.Apple Augmented reality (AR) has played prominently in nearly all of Apple's events since iOS 11 was introduced, Tim Cook has said he believes it will...