THE FINAL SHOWDOWN?

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees periodically discusses his long, extraordinary NFL journey in terms of fate and destiny.The Saints quarterback says, for example, that his career-threatening throwing shoulder injury at the end of the 2005 season was meant to be. It precipitated his departure from the Chargers and move to New Orleans, where he…Continue Reading

NASA will fire up its SLS moon megarocket in final ‘green run’ test this month

Home News Spaceflight Despite a new valve issue, NASA says it’s ready to proceed with the next stage of testing the megarocket that will send the uncrewed Artemis 1 mission to the moon in November. Initially, the Space Launch System (SLS) rocket performed well during the series of “green run” tests this fall. That said, ground…Continue Reading

The Medium

The Medium reminds me of Alan Wake, if Wake leaned a bit harder into its horror side. Bloober Team’s upcoming Xbox Series X and S exclusive – that’s right, it’s not coming to Xbox One when it gets released on January 28, which I’ll explain shortly – thoroughly impressed me in a 20-minute demo that…Continue Reading

Trump’s final days: A transition unlike any other in U.S. history

Twenty-eight days before Inauguration Day, a presidency like no other has morphed into a transition like no other.President Donald Trump still insists he won the Nov. 3 election, and has been meeting with conspiracy theorists and other allies promoting unrealistic and in some cases seditious ideas aimed at overturning the results. On Wednesday, he vetoed the…Continue Reading

Friends Bid Final Farewell to Wilson Chin

Former TVB producer and film director Wilson Chin (錢國偉) passed away at the age of 58 in late October. Though Wilson has been largely inactive in the industry in the last two years due to his battle with pancreatic cancer, many of his good friends will always remember his infectious positivity and attended his funeral yesterday to…Continue Reading

Industry in ‘final development phase’ of health passport…

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced Monday that it’s “in the final development phase” of a “digital passport” mobile app that would receive COVID-19 test and vaccination certificates.Why it matters: Per a statement from Nick Careen, IATA’s senior vice president of airport, passenger, cargo and security, the app would “get people traveling again safely,”…Continue Reading

‘This final decision is definitive’: Biden welcomes formal transition process needed to get pandemic ‘under control’

President-elect Joe Biden and his team have welcomed the news of the formal transition process to his administration officially launching, saying it’s needed to get the pandemic “under control”. “Today’s decision is a needed step to begin tackling the challenges facing our nation, including getting the pandemic under control and our economy back on track,” Yohannes…Continue Reading

Trump’s Final Dereliction of Duty

In the twilight of his presidency, Donald Trump has retreated into fantasy, leaving Biden with a big mess. Many liberals are afraid Donald Trump is planning a coup. The reality is much stranger. Trump is daydreaming about a coup. All the bizarre machinations since Election Day, the repeated airing of conspiracy theories about vote rigging,…Continue Reading

Final Fantasy VII Remake Getting Real-World Stealth Game In Tokyo

Kotaku EastEast is your slice of Asian internet culture, bringing you the latest talking points from Japan, Korea, China and beyond. Tune in every morning from 4am to 8am.In Japan, there are what are called real-infiltration games (リアル潜入ゲーム or riaru senyuu geemu) in which players try to sneak into particular locations. These real-world games the…Continue Reading