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Accessibility is part of the beauty of battle royales like 'Warzone,' 'Fortnite' and 'PUBG'

Washington Post - Technology News

Before we dive into drop strategies and weapon selection, it's best to note the overall speed of specific battle royales. This genre rewards aggressive gameplay, often encouraging members to continuously hunt down opponents and quickly grab loot. For players who struggle to execute precise and fast inputs, like me, certain games may pose more of a physical challenge than others. For example, "Apex Legends" rarely gives individuals a reprieve, as the parkour mechanics of the Titanfall series are highly emphasized: Furiously climbing buildings and sliding across the landscape are key tactics when playing. Even though "Apex Legends" offers characters with defensive and stationary abilities like Gibraltar, Caustic and Wattson, you still need to rapidly traverse the map.


Robots: Marines test 'throwbots' that can be lobbed up to 148 feet and provide real-time video

Daily Mail - Science & tech

Reconnaissance robots that can be lobbed 148 feet over walls, or into buildings and caves to provide real-time video have been tested by the Royal Marines. The 43 Commando Fleet Protection Group have been trialling the'throwbots' -- and other advanced kit -- during exercises around and in the tunnels beneath Gibraltar. The bots are built to survive falls of up to 32 feet, automatically self-right after landing and can operate for 30 minutes when submerged under 3 feet of water. Marines could throw the robots into unknown or occupied territory in order to get an advanced'lay of the land' without putting themselves directly at risk. When not testing new field tech, 43 Commando's responsibilities include protecting the UK's nuclear weapons arsenal at Her Majesty's Naval Base, Clyde, in Scotland.


Impact-Driven Commerce And The New Role Of Business

Forbes - Tech

Prior to Spain's King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella financing Columbus' voyage to discover the New World, the Strait of Gibraltar was flanked by two pillars that bore the warning non plus ultra or, "Nothing further beyond," serving as a warning to Mediterranean sailors and navigators to go no further. However, Ferdinand and Isabella's grandson, Charles V, essentially reversed this line of thinking with his own motto, plus ultra, which translates to "Further beyond" or "limitless." I believe the American economy will change more in the next 10 years than it has in the 500 years since Charles V colonized the Americas. Transformative technologies like artificial intelligence, robotics, the internet of things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, virtual reality, digital traceability and blockchain will fundamentally change how we consume goods and services. These new market tools will create limitless opportunity, but they'll also create new challenges.