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'Fortnite' will skip the Play Store for its Android release

'Fortnite' will skip the Play Store for its Android release

Whether or not it can maintain its wrecking ball momentum has yet to be seen, but when it finally arrives on Android it will instantly be played by millions of people at the very least. You should l...

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7-Eleven and CVS Pharmacy will Accept Apple Pay later this year

7-Eleven and CVS Pharmacy will Accept Apple Pay later this year

That means that you can use your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch to make purchases at any retailers who support Apple's mobile payment service. The 41.3 million iPhones shipped by Apple gave the com...

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Ryanair passengers forced to evacuate plane after mobile phone bursts into flames

Ryanair passengers forced to evacuate plane after mobile phone bursts into flames

A passenger recorded the fire, which happened as the plane was on the ground, getting ready to head to Ibiza from Barcelona in Spain. Passengers posted photos on social media-as they complained abou...

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Stock Price Analysis of Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ:GLUU)

The company exchanged hands with 2917345 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 2.22M shares while its relative volume stands at 1.32. Trading volume is an important technical indicator a shar...

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Google Maps' location sharing now includes your battery life

Google Maps' location sharing now includes your battery life

Having as much helpful information as possible continues to be a considered goal for the teams working on Google Maps, as indicative of the app's latest new addition. You can then pick one or more p...

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Galaxy Note9 name confirmed by Samsung for its 'most powerful phone yet'

Galaxy Note9 name confirmed by Samsung for its 'most powerful phone yet'

What do you think about how the Note 9 is shaping up? Now, this is very interesting as only yesterday the pricing for the Samsung Note 9 in the Indonesia leaked out via a promotional poster , wit...

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Moto Z3 debuts with fingerprint scanner on the side, 5G mod

Moto Z3 debuts with fingerprint scanner on the side, 5G mod

The Moto Z3 and 5G Moto Mod is being launched as an exclusive for US Telco Verizon where the phone will be priced at USD$480 (a shade over AUD$650). It also supports fast charging with its Tur...

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Hitman is a good get for Xbox Game Pass

Hitman is a good get for Xbox Game Pass

What's more is that Capcom's Dead Rising 2 , Reikon Games' Ruiner , Team17 Digital Limited's The Escapists: The Walking Dead , Long Hat House's Dandara , and Kinect Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure...

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Android P Tipped for August 20 Release

Android P Tipped for August 20 Release

This is in line with the release dates of Android 7.0 "Nougat" (22 August 2016) and Android 8.0 "Oreo" (21 August 2017). But it seems that the wait is going to end soon. Devices now part of the Andro...

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Multiplatform Forsaken - Legendary Collection Announced for $59.99 - Destiny 2

Multiplatform Forsaken - Legendary Collection Announced for $59.99 - Destiny 2

Destiny 2: Forsaken - Legendary Collection and Destiny 2: Forsaken - Complete Collection are rated T for Teen by the ESRB. A new in-game event has gone live in Destiny 2 , giving you a ...

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Whoops: UK Retailer Reveals New DJI Mavic 2 Before Official Release

Whoops: UK Retailer Reveals New DJI Mavic 2 Before Official Release

This is new for DJI , and also features on the latest drone from Parrot, the ANAFI . The Mavic 2 Pro is what might be expected from a second generation device, with advances being made on its ...

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Splinter Cell Blacklist and Double Agent Now Compatible with Xbox One

Splinter Cell Blacklist and Double Agent Now Compatible with Xbox One

With almost 500 games now backward compatible with Xbox One the system will one day play all Xbox 360 games. Anyway, those of you who still own the digital versions or physical discs can play both gam...

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USA jury awards Canada’s WiLAN $145.1-million in damages against Apple

USA jury awards Canada’s WiLAN $145.1-million in damages against Apple

WiLAN, a Canadian intellectual property company, was awarded $145.1 million in damages as a result. In a trial verdict rendered on August 1, 2018 in the United States District Court for the Southern...

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‘Portal 2’ Co-Writer Jay Pinkerton Back at Valve

‘Portal 2’ Co-Writer Jay Pinkerton Back at Valve

Last year, several established video game writers left Valve , which was a major sign the publisher was stepping away from single-player releases. When Jay Pinkerton departed from Valve a year ag...

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This is Samsung's new Galaxy Tab S4 pro tablet with S Pen

This is Samsung's new Galaxy Tab S4 pro tablet with S Pen

This is priced at £649.99. The tablet packs the same 7,300 mAh battery and Dolby Atmos sound technology as the Tab S4, but has less processing power and features a 10.5-inch LCD. The device's main c...

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Sluggish Galaxy S9 sales hit Samsung's profits

And it specifically blamed "slow sales of the Galaxy S9 ". Both made the mistake of thinking that high-margin high-price phones were the way forward. Samsung shares fell less than 1 percent after the...

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Reddit's Been Hacked - Here's How to Check if It Hit You

Reddit's Been Hacked - Here's How to Check if It Hit You

Reddit noted that the hacker only gained "read-only" access instead of "write access" in their company systems, meaning the backup data and source code, as well as other logs, were not accessed. The...

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Growth explosion in global contactless payments market forecast

Growth explosion in global contactless payments market forecast

Of the $2 trillion, 15 percent, or $3 billion, will be enabled by OEM payment wallets from providers such as Apple, Samsung and Google according to the new Juniper report , Contactless Payments...

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Steam Game That Used Players’ Computers to Mine Cryptocurrency Removed

The titles were removed last September following verification that the developers manipulated the Steam Marketplace. "We have removed Abstractism and banned its developer from Steam for shippi...

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YouTube’s new desktop video player ditches black bars

YouTube’s new desktop video player ditches black bars

Google-owned YouTube has already done the necessary work for this change to be put in place, meaning that the new display mechanisms should already be live right now. Various affected users also dem...

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Google Details Display Notch Guidelines for Developers and Manufacturers

Google Details Display Notch Guidelines for Developers and Manufacturers

You won't see a cutout on the left or right long edge of the device. "To ensure consistency and app compatibility, we're working with our device manufacturer partners to mandate a few requirements...

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Sony Launches New Master Series 4K HDR TVs; Available Starting September 2018

Sony Launches New Master Series 4K HDR TVs; Available Starting September 2018

And the electronics giant pointed to Netflix content like the series Lost in Space , where it says the new mode will make its otherworldly landscapes and creepily-lit creatures especially pop on the ...

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Facebook's new tool lets you limit your social media use

Facebook's new tool lets you limit your social media use

The goal, according to the companies, is to help Facebook and Instagram users ensure their time in the apps is "intentional, positive and inspiring". The idea is also to give people more control over ...

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Audi PB18 e-tron: EV supercar concept coming to Pebble Beach

Audi PB18 e-tron: EV supercar concept coming to Pebble Beach

The styling of the Audi PB 18 e-tron was developed at the new Malibu Design Loft. The name simply describes the Pebble Beach venue and year of the debut, though Audi says the auto is inspired by...

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Nvidia confirms GeForce Gaming Celebration event just ahead of Gamescom

Adding to the curiosity, Nvidia has oddly not specify the exact location of where the event will be held, although logically it will most probably take place around the vicinity of Gamescom 2018 (...

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Nintendo reports 88% hike in profits on strong sales of Switch

Nintendo reports 88% hike in profits on strong sales of Switch

All in all, Nintendo says 19.67 million systems have been sold , with roughly 1.8 million of those purchases falling during the three month quarter spanning April 2018 to June 2018. The company's ope...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Not Selling as Well as Expected

Samsung Galaxy S9 Not Selling as Well as Expected

The Galaxy S10 is expected to have an ultrasonic in-display fingerprint scanner , and today's Korean report claims that the Galaxy A from next year won't lag behind. The company also laid the blame a...

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Huawei could win the foldable phone race

Although it doesn't break out divisional revenues in fine detail, the company said its semiconductor business unit, responsible for DRAM and NAND flash, enjoyed strong results thanks to demand for its...

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Fortnite's Guided Missiles Are Broken and Players Want Them Gone

Fortnite's Guided Missiles Are Broken and Players Want Them Gone

Available Wednesday, August 1 at 8:00 PM ET until Wednesday, August 8 at 8:00 PM ET. The jetpacks in this mode have been buffed to give you a bit more flight time, so if you're looking to rack up so...

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Honor 10 GT gets new Lily of the Valley color variant

Honor 10 GT gets new Lily of the Valley color variant

All three cameras are AI-enhanced to automatically recognize various scenes and environments, adjust lighting conditions, and of course, beautify your self-portraits, with EMUI-skinned Android 8 .1 O...

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Samsung seeks to drive growth with foldable displays

Noting the "stagnant" smartphone market-late last year, you may recall, marked the first time that sales didn't grow year over year-Samsung says that the division responsible for the Galaxy line of de...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 pricing leaked with three color variants

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 pricing leaked with three color variants

The image mentions pricing for the 128GB and the 512GB storage variants of the Galaxy Note 9 , which is said to be 13,500,000 (approximately Rs 64,400) and 17,500,000 (approximately Rs 83,500) Indo...

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Samsung considers triple-lens camera for Galaxy A

On top of that, it's also said that this smartphone could have a fingerprint reader under the display, which has become somewhat common, at least among some Chinese smartphones such as the Vivo Nex an...

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Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 beta trailer is our first glimpse at Blackout battle royale mode

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 beta trailer is our first glimpse at Blackout battle royale mode

Check it all out, below. Often referred to as Treyarch's unofficial Community Manager, Vonderhaar has made a habit of dropping hints about Black Ops 4 on social media, leaving it to the community ...

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OnePlus Announces Android P Update for OnePlus 3/3T

OnePlus Announces Android P Update for OnePlus 3/3T

Both the OnePlus 3 and 3T now run on Android 8.0 Oreo. Here's some good news for the OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T users after a long time. Since it was launched, we've been listening to questi...

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