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Dead Rising studio Capcom Vancouver has been closed

Dead Rising studio Capcom Vancouver has been closed

It's most notably responsible for " Dead Rising " and the free-to-play game " Puzzle Fighter ". "Capcom is now reviewing the allocation of its development resources that support the production of wo...

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YouTube Gaming goes web-only from March, as Google kills standalone app

YouTube Gaming goes web-only from March, as Google kills standalone app

In my case, it's all Fortnite , all the time. The company said there are "tens of thousands of different game pages" for titles big and small on the platform. Don't be sad, though, as YouTube plans...

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Witcher adventure 'Thronebreaker' hits Xbox One in December

Witcher adventure 'Thronebreaker' hits Xbox One in December

Thronebreaker is not that game. Unfortunately, console players will have to wait a bit longer due to certification requirements, pushing back the release date for Homecoming and Thronebreaker o...

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Samsung Note 9 users: Here's your chance to play Fortnite with Ninja

Samsung Note 9 users: Here's your chance to play Fortnite with Ninja

Specifically, Samsung Malaysia will be accepting pre-orders for Galaxy Note 9 512GB in Ocean Blue from 21 to 23 September. If you have the Galaxy skin though, you're eligible to enter the contest ...

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New iPhones are bigger in size and price tag

New iPhones are bigger in size and price tag

The iPhone was not among the "wide range" of products that Apple told regulators would be hit by the $200 billion round of tariffs in a September 5 comment letter to trade officials. The radical chang...

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Google admits changing phone settings remotely

Google admits changing phone settings remotely

Late last week, some people using Android 9.0 Pie discovered that the feature had been switched on, even when the handsets were nearly fully charged. Google has apologised after Android phone user...

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Google Maps iOS 12 CarPlay App Released

Google Maps iOS 12 CarPlay App Released

Space on the dashboard, Apple argued, was not only valuable but had huge safety implications. First, download to the latest version of Google Maps from the App Store and you've been updated to iOS ...

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Android is the vehicle infotainment system of the future

Android is the vehicle infotainment system of the future

While the announcement about Google becoming a part of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi has been made jointly by the alliance, each will be working on their own customer interface and specific features to ...

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Apple CEO defends pricing of new iPhones

For people with massive hands, the Max is a no-brainer. Even though the Max is roughly the same size as the iPhone Plus models we've seen over the years, the lack of bezels around the screen mean you'...

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United States ready for China trade deal when Beijing is 'serious'; Kudlow

Beijing has already said it would retaliate against the US$200 billion round of tariffs by imposing duties on US$60 billion of USA goods ranging from liquefied natural gas to aircraft. After Cook din...

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Amazon is Readying the Alexa Device You Dreamed of: a Microwave

Amazon is Readying the Alexa Device You Dreamed of: a Microwave

All of the devices will be Alexa-enabled, meaning they can easily connect to the voice assistant. CNBC reports that Amazon is expected to officially reveal the new devices at an event to be held l...

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Divorce Royale: Fortnite addiction sees divorces increase

Divorce Royale: Fortnite addiction sees divorces increase

Fortnite is one such game that has been gaining traction worldwide for its features. However, we'd probably be remiss for not saying that there are likely other factors at play in a couple's deci...

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United States and European gambling regulators may crack down on loot boxes

United States and European gambling regulators may crack down on loot boxes

Loot boxes-In-game purchases that offer randomized rewards. Certain countries, like Belgium and the Netherlands , have already taken measures including officially declaring loot boxes as gambli...

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Fortnite's Port-a-Fortress offers bigger, better protection

Fortnite's Port-a-Fortress offers bigger, better protection

It's handy in a few different scenarios, whether you're out of building materials and need to lay down quick cover or you're trying to confuse an enemy player by tossing a Port-a-Fort grenade into one...

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OnePlus and Google Launch Crackables Puzzle Game; Grand Prize Worth $30,000

OnePlus and Google Launch Crackables Puzzle Game; Grand Prize Worth $30,000

The Crackables challenge from OnePlus kicks off tomorrow – the grand prize is “the ultimate gaming setup” worth $30,000. Can the game be played on PC? . You will need to combine all of it to sol...

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Cameras, 6.26-inch display, 4000 mAh battery

Cameras, 6.26-inch display, 4000 mAh battery

It is yet to be seen if the Redmi Note 6 Pro would break Xiaomi's norm of using micro-USB in its budget phones. The Redmi Note 6 Pro will feature 6.26-inch FHD+ display. For the front, it will h...

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Google's search engine for China would link searches to phone numbers

Google's search engine for China would link searches to phone numbers

To do so, though, they need to comply with the whims of Chinese authorities. This follows news that the Dragonfly search engine will block "blacklisted" terms like " human rights ", " student pr...

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Maximum player count in Blackout beta increased to 100

Maximum player count in Blackout beta increased to 100

On the plus side, the Black Ops 4 release date isn't too far off. This player count change was announced early on September 17, and it has applied to all of the platforms that the beta is availabl...

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Nintendo Switch owners have to pay to play online starting tomorrow

Nintendo Switch owners have to pay to play online starting tomorrow

I guarantee Nintendo will backtrack and end this online service fee crap. Nintendo Switch Online is launching this week, with the House of Mario releasing their first ever paid-for online service....

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Linus Torvalds is taking a break to work on personal development

Linus Torvalds is taking a break to work on personal development

He has attained celebrity status while steering his creation through the decades, but along the way he has also attracted a different reputation within the Linux and software community. Torvalds isn...

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Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti launch is getting postponed by a week

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti launch is getting postponed by a week

The RTX 2070 card's availability remains "late October". Pre-orders are expected to arrive from September 20 to 27, so if you've already secured your top-end GPU, you might still get it this week. T...

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Apple scrubs most references to AirPower from its website

Apple scrubs most references to AirPower from its website

In his report , he also states that unless Apple makes significant advancements, the AirPower may be doomed for failure, and now it's not viable for the market at all. Needless to say, this is causin...

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IOS 12 Officially Released: New Features, Compatible Devices and More

IOS 12 Officially Released: New Features, Compatible Devices and More

We're pretty confident that after that time you'll notice your battery life returning to normal. Once the error appears, simply tap on "Close" and then head over to the stock Settings app , tap on ...

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OnePlus 6T Headphone Jack Removal Causes Fan Backlash

OnePlus 6T Headphone Jack Removal Causes Fan Backlash

The company's latest smartphone should launch sometime in October, and until then we're getting a slow, continual drip of information on the device. It seems that the firm will also be giving up the h...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 catches fire

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 catches fire

It would appear that yet another Samsung flagship has taken the path of fire, as a Note 9 owner in NY claims their device suddenly went up in flames. In her lawsuit, Chung is seeking unspecified d...

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Here's something congressmen actually agree on: Google's China plans sound alarming

Here's something congressmen actually agree on: Google's China plans sound alarming

In May, it was reported that Google workers were quitting over Google's involvement with a Pentagon project called Project Maven. Reuters reported last month that Google planned to seek governme...

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Holy cow, the new iPhone XS Max just breached the Dh6k mark

Holy cow, the new iPhone XS Max just breached the Dh6k mark

As noted by The Verge , Apple will no longer ship a Lightning-to-3.5mm dongle in the box - not even on the iPhone 8, which Apple will continue to sell. In addition to today's launch of the iPhone XS...

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IOS 12 rolls out to beta testers before everyone else

IOS 12 rolls out to beta testers before everyone else

All three iPhones will come with iOS 12 out of the box. As with iOS 12, I've been running watchOS 5 on my Apple Watch Series 2 (it's not compatible with the original Apple Watch) for a month or ...

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Pokémon Developer Game Freak Announces TOWN for Nintendo Switch

Pokémon Developer Game Freak Announces TOWN for Nintendo Switch

But one of the most interesting and understated announcements of the event was Town , a new RPG coming from Pokemon developer Game Freak . Such as it stands, though, Town tells the story of a vi...

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Businesses at risk of data theft through 'classic' cold boot attack

The attack works against nearly all Macs and Windows PCs and requires several minutes of physical access to a machine left in sleep mode, which maintains enough power to keep data from the most re...

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Huawei promises foldable phone within a year

Huawei promises foldable phone within a year

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei recently launched the world's first 7nm processor and now it seems that the company is planning to launch foldable smartphone within a year. One analyst said the co...

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IPhone Xzzz: the majority didn't care about the Apple event

IPhone Xzzz: the majority didn't care about the Apple event

Having spent some time at the event with each device, here's my take on which of the big changes really matter. You instead pay down the cost of the phone over the span of 24 months. airtel .in/online...

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Apple's iPhone XS and XS Max are now available for pre-order

Apple's iPhone XS and XS Max are now available for pre-order

They are all Live wallpapers which means you can press on the screen to watch them animate. Compared to the Apple A11 chipset that powers the iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X , the hexa-core A12 offe...

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Apple event expected to reveal 3 new iPhones, changes to Apple Watch

Apple event expected to reveal 3 new iPhones, changes to Apple Watch

These launches follow last year's iPhone X - pronounced "ten" - that represented a major redesign. This includes features (Face ID instead of a fingerprint reader) and design choices (the notch). Yo...

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LG Display Becomes Second OLED Supplier For New iPhones

LG Display Becomes Second OLED Supplier For New iPhones

This would translate into a huge win for LG's display business which has been struggling to churn out quality OLED panels on a scale to attract other Android OEMs. The fact that flexible OLED panels...

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