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Alien: Blackout Is Real, Is a Mobile Game

Alien: Blackout Is Real, Is a Mobile Game

It appears your choices will affect how the narrative unfolds in each playthrough. It's a joint effort between FoxNext Games , D3 Go and Rival Games, and will once again focus on survival horror ac...

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Github is Now Free and That’s Great

Github is Now Free and That’s Great

Previously, private repositories were only available for those who shelled out $7 per month for a "Pro" account, or for free with a student account. "Many developers want to use private repos to app...

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Humble Store Adding Individual Downloads And DLC For Nintendo Systems

Humble Store Adding Individual Downloads And DLC For Nintendo Systems

Humble's storefront now sells some of the most popular first-party Nintendo titles, including Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and Pokémon Let's Go make up some of the titles on offer. Firstly, Humble'...

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Samsung Notebook 9 Pro, Notebook Flash aim for creatives and students

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro, Notebook Flash aim for creatives and students

Samsung isn't the first name that comes to mind when you think PC gaming, but the South Korean manufacturer is hoping to change that with its brand-new Samsung Odyssey gaming laptop. That's not to sa...

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HTC's Viveport Infinity subscription offers unlimited access to VR

HTC's Viveport Infinity subscription offers unlimited access to VR

In addition to enabling eye control, eye tracking technology opens the door for foveated rendering, which involves only rendering the part of the experience where the user is looking. There is an odd ...

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Android Q might get a system-wide dark mode

Android Q might get a system-wide dark mode

It's no secret that Google has been taking steady steps toward supporting dark mode in most of its Android apps. Last year Google released a research showing the benefits of Dark Mode on the battery...

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Apple iPhone XI to come with three cameras on back

Apple iPhone XI to come with three cameras on back

Given the fact that the official launch is several months away, this is a great deal and sufficient to spike interest in the new iPhones long before they arrive. It only reveals the top portion of the...

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HP announces new Chromebooks, including one with an AMD chip

HP announces new Chromebooks, including one with an AMD chip

Asus has launched a new range of Chromebooks, alongside its first ever Chrome OS tablet at CES 2019 . Asus is calling it the launch of its Chromebook Education series , created to provide "lightw...

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The Alienware m17 upsizes Dell’s slim gaming laptop at CES 2019

The Alienware m17 upsizes Dell’s slim gaming laptop at CES 2019

NVIDIA's RTX line up GPUs are now available on laptops, like the new Alienware m15 and the Acer Triton 900/500 . NVIDIA's GeForce RTX lineup now falls above the $500 U.S. We definitely can't wait t...

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Redmi is now officially a sub-brand of Xiaomi

Redmi is now officially a sub-brand of Xiaomi

Xiaomi is not the first company to make a separate venture for a brand which focuses on budget and affordable smartphone. With this strategy, the company will be able to focus more on the Redmi ser...

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Remember Samsung's Massive Wall TV? Now There's A Bigger One

Remember Samsung's Massive Wall TV? Now There's A Bigger One

That's a step down in terms of resolution from some of the 8K TVs we've heard about here at CES 2019 , but that's not unexpected given the nascent nature of MicroLED. Individual panels of MicroLEDs c...

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The next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Spirit Board event kicks off tomorrow

The next Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Spirit Board event kicks off tomorrow

The Piranha Plant, for example, is listed under "fighter_kind_Packun", which comes from " Pakkun ", the Japanese name for the Mario-hungry flower. This lends credibility to earlier rumours of Dragon ...

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‘Overwatch’ Contenders Team Loses Female Player After Community Harassment

‘Overwatch’ Contenders Team Loses Female Player After Community Harassment

Twelve teams in each of the seven Contender regions battle it out multiple times a year, and the winners have a chance of joining the Overwatch League. Punisher is a top-500 player and a friend of ...

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Apple greets CES 2019 with snarky iPhone privacy billboard

Apple greets CES 2019 with snarky iPhone privacy billboard

Lately, however, it was Google's Assistant and Amazon's Alexa that made their presence felt during this annual event. Apple's billboard, which was first spotted and shared on Twitter by Engad...

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Acer's Swift 7 laptop gets somehow smaller and lighter for 2019

Acer's Swift 7 laptop gets somehow smaller and lighter for 2019

Acer impressed with the launch of the super-compact Swift 7 laptop at CES 2018 , but it's ratcheting up the awe factor at CES 2019 with a refresh that matches the laptop's thin chassis with a almos...

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Automatic Spam Protection Feature Rolls Out For Android Messages

Automatic Spam Protection Feature Rolls Out For Android Messages

Google confirmed that the automatic spam protection in a generic Android app Messages began to appear for some users. Considering that the majority of Android users back up their data to Googl...

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Days Of Fortnite Event Coming Back Next Week After Mix-Up

Days Of Fortnite Event Coming Back Next Week After Mix-Up

There was one new challenge available each day of "14 Days of Fortnite ", totaling 14 total challenges. Players weren't happy with this and Epic offered the Equalizer Glider as compensation. All Ch...

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Bethesda & Behaviour Interactive Settle Westworld Mobile Game Kerfuffle

Bethesda & Behaviour Interactive Settle Westworld Mobile Game Kerfuffle

ROCKVILLE, Md. (Jan. 3, 2019) - Bethesda Softworks and Behaviour Interactive jointly announced today that the parties have amicably resolved the lawsuit Bethesda brought against Behaviour and others ...

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Leak reveals Galaxy S10 battery sizes

Leak reveals Galaxy S10 battery sizes

Previous rumors suggested the same battery rating, so a confirmation is always good to be had. At 4,000 mAh it matches the Galaxy Note 9's battery, and that's pretty decent. Instead, it's going the ro...

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Virtual Reality Users on Steam Have Almost Doubled Across 2018

Virtual Reality Users on Steam Have Almost Doubled Across 2018

This survey is typically sent to a random pool of users and has its results released to the public. That's still nearly double compared to January 2018, when the number of users who owned a VR device ...

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Honor View20 India launch confirmed for January 29: Specs, expected price

Honor View20 India launch confirmed for January 29: Specs, expected price

One of the more exciting handsets that will be launching in early 2019 is undoubtedly the Honor View20 as it will come with three world-first technologies. Under the hood, there will be a HiSilicon ...

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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe Co-op Gameplay - Nintendo Minute

New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe Co-op Gameplay - Nintendo Minute

Back in September , hot on the heels of the New Super Mario Bros. The official site for the game has a special section dedicated to this Super Crown, however, confirming everyone's suspicions t...

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PT fan-remake is now available to download; VR support included

PT fan-remake is now available to download; VR support included

The game was also removed from the Playstation Store, making Playstation 4 consoles who still had it a valuable commodity. The Unreal PT recreation was created using the Unreal 4 engine, which a...

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Here's Our First Look at the Mad Box Console

Here's Our First Look at the Mad Box Console

With the curiosity aroused, Bell padded all that as well when he revealed concept images via his fairly new Twitter account. As you would expect for a device that is more of a cross between a conso...

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Ford Police Interceptor Utility Is Lean, Mean, and Green

Ford Police Interceptor Utility Is Lean, Mean, and Green

The engines are all mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive that offers various traction modes, including one for deep snow and sand. Ford is also making its suite of driver ass...

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Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport packs 425 HP and a roll cage

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Clubsport packs 425 HP and a roll cage

Created to replace the previous Cayman GT4 Clubsport , the 718 model has a 3.8-liter six-cylinder engine that produces 419 hp (313 kW / 425 PS) and 313 lb-ft (425 Nm) of torque. The safety fuel tank ...

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Half-Life 2 writer Erik Wolpaw is back at Valve

Half-Life 2 writer Erik Wolpaw is back at Valve

It appears that Wolpaw has been back at Valve for a few months too, as his name appears in the credits for Artifact , the Dota 2 card game that released in November. Said in classic Newell form (...

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Apple Priced Itself Out of Shrinking Chinese Smartphone Market

Apple Priced Itself Out of Shrinking Chinese Smartphone Market

Apple's stock dropped by almost 10 percent once trading resumed. "No, I'm not", he replied. "I'm kind of glad they're feeling the pinch". Sales to the US market have held up despite Preside...

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Microsoft tests feature to give people control over their personal data

Microsoft tests feature to give people control over their personal data

Project Bali proposes the creation of a personal data bank that gives you control of all data that is collected about you. I found a link to the Bali project page . The project will allow users to...

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Nokia 9 PureView pricing details leaked

Nokia 9 PureView pricing details leaked

Back in the days, Nokia was known for its camera prowess, but ever since the iconic brand returned under HMD Global , camera hasn't been the strong point, and that could change with the Nokia 9 PureV...

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New Marvel Video Game in Development from Ex-Hearthstone Leads

The best news is, of course, that Brode and Chu will finally move Second Dinner into real offices and out of Brode's garage where the company has been housed since formation. "They and the team th...

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Samsung announces space-saving desk monitor ahead of CES

Samsung announces space-saving desk monitor ahead of CES

Samsung hasn't yet said how much the screens will sell for, nor do we have a launch date for them. It sports a 32:9 aspect ratio and a 120Hz refresh rate on a 49-inch display that features AMD Radeo...

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Alleged Xiaomi folding phone surfaces in video, could be a hoax

Alleged Xiaomi folding phone surfaces in video, could be a hoax

Even if it is fake, that is still a rather elaborate piece of work. Foldable phones and tablets are expected to be huge in 2019, with Samsung reported to be launching its Samsung Galaxy Flex in ...

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Google's next OS, Fuchsia, will run Android apps

Google's next OS, Fuchsia, will run Android apps

Forward-looking: We've known for a while now that Google is working on the eventual successor to Android: Fuchsia OS. As reported by 9to5Google , the operating system will be running Android apps us...

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Google's Fuchsia OS will be able to run Android apps

Google's Fuchsia OS will be able to run Android apps

Based on what we know about it thus far, Fuchsia will be able to run on PCs, phones and tablets and could eventually supplant Android and Chrome OS. As reported by 9to5Google, the operating system wil...

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