• JLab Epic Air Sport ANC (2nd Gen) review: $99 sports buds with energetic sound
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    JLab Epic Air Sport ANC (2nd Gen) review: $99 sports buds with energetic sound

    JLab Epic Air Sport ANC (2nd Gen): Specifications Price: $99 Colors: Black Battery life (rated): 11 hours (ANC on); 15 hours (ANC off); 70 hours (charging case with ANC on); 70 hours (charging case with ANC off) Connectivity: Bluetooth 5.0 (codec support: SBC and AAC) Water resistance: Yes (IP66 rated) Size: 1.46 x 1.22 x 2.11 inches (per bud); 3.33 x 2.38 x 1.3 inches (charging case) Weight: 0.37 ounces (per bud); 2.4 ounces (charging case) JLab makes some of the best workout headphones for under $100. We’ve tested several models over the past two years, from the unbeatable $20 Go Air Pop to the Tom’s Guide award-winning $79 Epic Air Sport ANC. Speaking of which, the…

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  • Epic Games is acquiring music platform Bandcamp
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    Epic Games is acquiring music platform Bandcamp

    Epic Games is acquiring independent music storefront Bandcamp. The companies announced the news today, saying that Bandcamp would “keep operating as a standalone marketplace and music community” but use Epic’s resources to expand internationally and continue adding new features. An Epic blog post says Bandcamp will play “an important role in Epic’s vision to build out a creator marketplace ecosystem for content, technology, games, art, music and more.” An announcement from Bandcamp co-founder and CEO Ethan Diamond, meanwhile, emphasized that the core deal for artists won’t change in the near future. “The products and services you depend on aren’t going anywhere, we’ll continue to build Bandcamp around our artists-first revenue…

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    Epic Games Store Reveals New Free Game for Christmas Eve

    To continue the season of giving, the Epic Games Store has today revealed yet another free title that it is handing out to users over the course of the next day. Within the past week, the Epic Games Store has been making a new game available every single day for no cost whatsoever. This promotion as a whole is set to continue for the remainder of 2021, but with today’s title, the latest free game might be one of the most expansive so far.  Today’s free game that is now available to download on the Epic Games Store is Pathfinder: Kingmaker. Developed by Owlcat Games, Pathfinder is an RPG title…

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    Fortnite Maker Epic Games Faces Backlash Over New Time-Off Rule

    Image: Epic Games Epic Games, creator of the massively popular and lucrative battle royale Fortnite, decided to end a popular policy of allowing staff every other Friday off earlier this week. According to a new report by Bloomberg, which a source corroborated for Kotaku, the move angered staff who were caught off guard by the sudden reversal. Alternating Fridays off allowed staff time to recuperate, and in some instances, made up for overtime hours on other days. A 2018 report by Polygon alleged that Epic Game employees working on Fortnite, a game that regularly updates, sometimes had to crunch to push content through the finish line. While adequate time off…

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