Polygon

Call of Duty’s battle royale spinoff is set to release tomorrow, and you can see the first gameplay trailer now.

Verdict: Newsworthy


9to5Mac

While we typically don’t like leaks, 9to5Mac pulled this info directly out of iOS 14 code. A lot of good Apple Watch features are being added!

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Engadget

Another day, another leak. Nothing really confirmed, seeing as how these headphones haven’t been officially announced yet.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


BGR

Look! Another leak! BGR themselves admit that this is just a rumor that they cannot verify. Why waste the time making a post about it?

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, CLICKBAIT


CNET

Is it actually news? Not quite. However, it’s very good information that should be relevant to anybody who is reading this.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


CNET

A day old article doing a review of a phone. As great as the phone may be, this is not news!

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


USA Today

Today in your daily news roundup, we have a deal roundup from USA Today. Not newsworthy, either.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


Musicradar

This has potential to be good news for any musicians out there, but it hardly qualifies as tech news.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY

IGN

Another deal roundup. While the deals are particularly good, this still doesn’t make them newsworthy.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


CNBC

Google is seriously locking things down to keep their staff safe. Will more tech companies start following suite?

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Wired

A long read, but it’s interesting insight as to how the backend of the internet works. Newsworthy? Maybe, but we do have to hit it with the OLD NEWS tag since this is long over.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY, OLD NEWS


TechRadar

Thinking of keeping your Windows up to date? Might want to reconsider that. It’s recommended that you wait until Microsoft addresses this before updating.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Yahoo Finance

Coronavirus is affecting more than just people’s health, as Apple has only shipped approximately 500,000 iPhones in China this year compared to 1.27 million last year. They do expect to bounce back with this year’s iPhone announcement, though.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


The Verge

As excited as everybody is for these headphones, a leak is still a leak. To be fair, 9to5Mac is bringing the heat today with all of the Apple leaks, though.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


AppleInsider

I’m sure they mean well, but it all boils down to common sense and cleanliness. Not newsworthy, not helpful.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY


New York Post

Nasa is also shutting down a research center “out of an abundance of caution” in order to protect their employees from the coronavirus after an employee was tested positive. It is only allowing personnel to “visit the facility if their responsibilities are related to safeguarding life and property, as well as critical mission functions”.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY


Wired

Look! An article that we covered over a week ago! Come on, Wired. Do better.

Verdict: NOT WORTHY, OLD NEWS


Android Authority

It’s amazing that Google was actually going to comply with the local PD’s request for this information. This might make people think twice before allowing Google to track and log their data.

Verdict: NEWSWORTHY