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Facebook blocks QAnon, Artemis moon mission, and more | Digital Trends Live

On this episode of Digital Trends Live, host Greg Nibler breaks down the top trending stories in tech, including Facebook’s removal of QAnon groups, Google Maps’ real-time wildfire information, NASA’s Artemis moon mission, and more.

Jeff Coleman

We then speak with Jeff Coleman, chief executive officer of BrainLeap Technologies, about its new series of PC-based games for kids that help improve focus and attention.

Garrick Orchard

Nibler then talks with Garrick Orchard, researcher at Intel Labs, about how its giving wheelchair-bound people independence through a new robotic arm that can aid those with spinal injuries.

Checking in on gaming news is DT’s Lisa Marie Segarra, who discusses Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, a preview of the Xbox Series X, Fortnite on eBay, and more.

Finally, we take a look at what’s coming up in movies, including the upcoming Lego Star Wars Holiday Special, the 6-part gaming documentary High Score, Lucifer season 5, and Queen & Slim.

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What to know about the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta
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Before Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War launches in November, like every other year, the game will be hosting a series of open betas for players to go hands-on with the game to test server load and provide feedback to the development team for last-minute tweaks. Here's everything to know about when, how, and what to play in the Black Ops Cold War beta.
When are the betas happening?
The betas are happening on two separate weekends, one starting October 8, and the other starting October 15. However, access to the beta is split in half both weekends, with different stipulations required for access. Here's a complete breakdown.

October 8 to October 9: The beta is open to PlayStation 4 players that have pre-ordered the game.
October 10 to October 12: The beta is open to all PlayStation 4 players.
October 15 to October 16: The beta is open to all PlayStation 4 players, and those who have pre-ordered on Xbox One and PC.
October 17 to October 19: The beta is open to all players across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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App store battles, Amazon’s palm payment, and more | Digital Trends Live
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On this Digital Trends Live, Greg Nibler hosts a look at the top trending tech stories of the day, including the continuing battle between developers and app stores, Amazon’s palm payment method, the first foldable PC, NASA's Crew Dragon Capsule launch, and more.

 
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TikTok lives, Prime Day announced, and more | Digital Trends Live
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On this Digital Trends Live, host Greg Nibler discusses the top tech stories of the day, including TikTok's latest win, Roku’s new product, Prime Day dates, food service robots, and more.
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Nibler is then joined by Javier Botero, co-director of HBO's new documentary Agents of Chaos, which examines Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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