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  • Blackout weapon ranking and best weapons for Blackout mode

    Drop into the Blackout map and you’ll find an abundance of weapons and other gear to help you survive in Call of Duty’s newest battle royale mode. Once you’ve scrambled to grab the nearest weapon to hand and checked your corners, you’re going to want to upgrade your weapon as soon as possible. It’s all […] The post Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – Blackout weapon ranking and best weapons for Blackout mode appeared first on VG247.

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  • best perks for Blackout mode

    Besides a fast landing and finding a weapon quickly, equipping the right Perks is your best shot to succeed in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Blackout. There are a total of 21 Perks available in Blackout. Here, we’ve listed the Perks we currently know about and a few tips to help you decide which […] The post Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – best perks for Blackout mode appeared first on VG247.

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  • how to unlock Blackout character missions

    There are a bunch of playable characters in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s Blackout mode, but you’ll need to unlock them by meeting a very specific set of criteria. There are 29 unlockable characters in Blackout from previous Call of Duty games, Zombies and Multiplayer modes. To unlock the majority of them, your first […] The post Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – how to unlock Blackout character missions appeared first on VG247.

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  • Back to blackouts in South Africa

    The South African state-owned power company’s warning that the country was threatened by months of rotating blackouts became a reality in less than 24 hours.

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  • Here's what happens to your brain when you get blackout drunk

    Alcohol can interfere with the brain's ability to convert short-term memories into long-term memories. This is what happens when you get blackout drunk. You don't pass out, yet you have no recollection of experiences while you were awake.  Binge drinking prevents the neurotransmitters in your brain from working properly, so those memories simply aren't stored when you black out.  NOW WATCH: The disturbing reason some people turn red when they drink alcohol Saturday, 12 pm. The light burns. Your...

    Business Insider
  • Blackout for thousands of dark web pages

    Hackers have deleted more than 6,500 sites being held on a popular Dark Web server.

    BBC News
  • Federal panel warns of national blackout in EMP attack

    A presidential panel on Thursday called for immediate attention to the imminent threat of a national blackout, lasting possibly six months, from a terrorist or solar attack on the nation’s electric grid.

    Washington Examiner
  • O2 offers compensation after data blackout affects millions

    Customers of O2 will be offered mobile credit as compensation after they were left without access to mobile phone data on Thursday following a global network glitch.

    The Telegraph
  • Sark agrees deal with power supplier to avert blackout

    Island will hold talks to buy Sark Electricity after firm was forced to lower prices A last-minute deal has been struck to maintain power supplies on the island of Sark after its electricity supplier threatened to pull the plug in a pricing dispute. Lawyers for the island’s government thrashed out an agreement with Sark Electricity to enter into negotiations to buy the utility firm. Continue reading...

    the Guardian
  • Destiny-style 'Alien: Blackout' could be unveiled at Game Awards

    Like most trademarks, Alien: Blackout’s covers a lot of categories, including video game software, multimedia content, and “providing electronic games services by means of the internet.”

    TechSpot
  • Eskom coal crisis – Blackouts and load-shedding coming

    Eskom is on the verge of a coal and governance crisis – which could lead to blackouts.

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  • O2 4G services are restored after millions were hit by a data blackout

    The 4G network was reported as restored by 3.30am on Friday. However customers said they were still without coverage after problems left people unable to get to work on Thursday.

    Mail Online
  • A new 'Black Ops 4' edition includes only multiplayer and Blackout

    Activision is trying something a little different with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4: It's selling a $30 version that drops the Zombies mode, and only includes standard multiplayer and the popular battle royale mode, Blackout. Bad luck if you're a consol...

    Engadget
  • Black Ops 4: Blackout Zombie locations and loot guide

    Zombies are back in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and have a special feature in Blackout, Call of Duty’s first Battle Royale mode. In Blackout, Zombies spawn all over the map. Upon killing these powerful enemies rare loot will often drop, and there’s a chance you’ll find some zombie-exclusive weapons like the Ray Gun, […] The post Black Ops 4: Blackout Zombie locations and loot guide appeared first on VG247.

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  • Symantec develops neural network to thwart cyberattack-induced blackouts

    The company is rolling out a device that scans for malware on USB devices to block attacks on IoT and operational technology environments.

    ZDNet
  • Treyarch working on making camos usable in Blackout, changes to the map

    Since Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s release, one of the most commonly requested features has been the ability for weapon camos to be usable in Blackout. Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 developer Treyarch has yet to allow players to do that, but this is changing soon. Studio design director David Vonderhaar has confirmed […] The post Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – Treyarch working on making camos usable in Blackout, changes to the map appeared first on VG247.

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  • 24-hour Greek media blackout ahead of general strike

    Greek journalists have walked off work for 24 hours ahead of a general strike that is expected to bring the country to a standstill to protest against protracted austerity measures. No news programs are being broadcast on TV and radio, while newspapers will not be printed on Wednesday, the...

    ABC News
  • 24-hour Greek media blackout ahead of general strike

    ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek journalists have walked off work for 24 hours ahead of a general strike that is expected to bring the country to a standstill to protest against protracted austerity measures. No…

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  • 24-hour Greek media blackout ahead of general strike

    Greek journalists have walked off work for 24 hours ahead of a general strike that is expected to bring the country to a standstill to protest against protracted austerity measures. … Click to Continue

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  • 'Blackout For Human Rights': Here's why a national protest is taking place to #BlackoutBlackFriday

    Black Panther director Ryan Coogler founded the organization Blackout for Human Rights in an effort to raise awareness about social economic injustice. This year Coogler will lead the 5th #BlackoutBlackFriday campaign, a national protest encouraging consumers not to shop on Black Friday. “It’s that time of year again. Stand with us and communities around the country on 11/23 for our fifth annual #BlackoutBlackFriday,” a statement on the campaign websites read. “Join us for a nationwide …

    Raw Story
  • Government Agency Warning: Space Storms Could Cause Mass Blackouts

    Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The Met Office has told United Kingdom ministers that space storms could cause massive blackouts and destroy computers. According to the government agency’s study, a space storm could bring down the internet and all communications. According to The Sunday Times, a new report is claiming thathuge solar flares can generate such intense magnetic fields over Earth which in a flash could burn out delicate electronics and even set them on fire. The report,...

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  • Britain could be hit with solar flare that could cause blackouts and bring down the internet

    The Met office has warned that solar storms could cause blackouts across the UK and cost the government billions if they don't set up a warning system to give us a week to prepare.

    Mail Online
  • Operation Absolute Zero features new specialist, Hijacked map for Blackout

    Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 players have plenty of free content to look forward to starting December 10. Operation Absolute Zero the largest update yet for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 and it drops next week, first on PlayStation 4. The content introduces the game’s first new post-launch Specialist: Zero, a hacker available [

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  • UK gambling sites agree to TV ad blackout during soccer matches

    Britain's biggest gambling firms have voluntarily agreed to a TV ad blackout running from "whistle-to-whistle" during soccer matches.

    CNBC