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Ubisoft's Transference Coming this September, Prequel Demo Confirmed

This prequel takes place several years before the events of Transference and players are given the opportunity to enter the experiment that laid the foundation for the events that followed. Though t...

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Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms

Microsoft uncovers more Russian attacks ahead of midterms

Reuters reports that an unnamed Russian official told the news agency Interfax that Microsoft and the usa were merely playing "political games" ahead of contentious midterm elections in November. S...

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Google Sued For Tracking Location History Of Users With Location Turned Off

Google Sued For Tracking Location History Of Users With Location Turned Off

The lawsuit from Napoleon Patacsil, filed for himself and "on behalf of other persons similarly situated", latches on to the recent revelation that Google's services monitor a user's location consta...

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More Companies Announce Their Versions of the GeForce RTX 20 Series

More Companies Announce Their Versions of the GeForce RTX 20 Series

For the full details and tech specs head over to NVIDIA . "Everything just works because ray tracing just works". The RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti will launch for September 2018, while the RTX 2070 h...

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Microsoft takes another whack at killing off Windows Phone 8.x

Microsoft takes another whack at killing off Windows Phone 8.x

Now, according to the latest reports, the tech giant Microsoft's app store, of course, Microsoft Store to stop accepting Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 applications. Microsoft plans to stop distr...

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Apple removes illegal lottery apps from China store

Apple removed at least 4,000 apps tagged with the keyword "gambling" on one day, August 9, alone. "Apple itself has set up the rules on how to allow apps onto its store, but it didn't follow that, r...

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Gmail confidential mode on mobile: How - and why - you should use it

Gmail confidential mode on mobile: How - and why - you should use it

Notably, Google added a lot of features to the new Gmail some of which included Snooze, smart reply and many more. The feature lets you empower your emails with an expiry, similar to what Snap...

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NVIDIA announces GeForce RTX graphics cards

NVIDIA announces GeForce RTX graphics cards

And they looks to be ready to deliver the goods as a series of upcoming games, such as Battlefield V and Shadow of the Tomb Raider , were shown off making use of real-time ray-tracing, which not on...

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TrendForce: Apple to introduce three new iPhone models this fall

TrendForce: Apple to introduce three new iPhone models this fall

There are a lot of different theories fighting it out right now. Our main problem with this piece of information is that it makes no mention of a new and redesigned Apple Pencil , and instead claims ...

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PUBG Hits 100 Million Downloads On Mobile

PUBG Hits 100 Million Downloads On Mobile

The massively popular Battle Royale game may have had its breakout success on PC and Xbox in 2017, but 2018 is all about the huge success of the mobile version. Another setback for PUBG being that t...

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Apple will introduce a budget MacBook

Apple will introduce a budget MacBook

A new report from Trendforce shows that Apple will release a new Macbook Air in either September or October to meet a third quarter deadline. The report predicts it'll start at $1,200. The larger ...

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Google tracks your movements - even if you tell it to stop

Google tracks your movements - even if you tell it to stop

A researcher from Mayer's lab confirmed the AP's findings on multiple Android devices; the AP conducted its own tests on several iPhones that found the same behaviour. Regardless of whether you opte...

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Ford Celebrates Cobra Jet’s 50th Anniversary at the Woodward Dream Cruise

Ford Celebrates Cobra Jet’s 50th Anniversary at the Woodward Dream Cruise

The Cobra Jet has been developed by the Ford Performance Parts team as a limited-edition turnkey race vehicle, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the original Mustang that used to drag race back ...

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New Battlefield 5 trailer teases battle royale mode

New Battlefield 5 trailer teases battle royale mode

It gives players a look at a few new theaters of war where they'll battle for WW2 dominance, as well as a glimpse at the upcoming Grand Operations and battle royale modes . DICE creative director Lar...

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Google reportedly preparing for new display-touting smart speaker

Google reportedly preparing for new display-touting smart speaker

The device would be a competitor to Amazon's Echo Look , which went on sale at the end of June past year. Google announced the launch of its voice assistant platform on smart displays earlier thi...

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Apple Hacked By 16-Year-Old Fan

Apple Hacked By 16-Year-Old Fan

He also allegedly shared the stolen info with his friends on WhatsApp . An global investigation was launched after the discovery involving the FBI and the Australian Federal Police, The Age report...

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Diablo III confirmed for Nintendo Switch, launches this year

Diablo III confirmed for Nintendo Switch, launches this year

Blizzard's first-ever video game for the Nintendo Switch, Diablo III , was unveiled on Wednesday following an article's apparent accidental publication. These include the Legend of Ganondorf cosmetic...

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Google adds Gmail Confidential Mode to Android

If Chief Quimby used Gmail , he'd know about the new mobile Confidential Mode with expiring messages and probably have saved himself quite a bit of trouble getting information to Inspector Gadget. ...

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OnePlus 6T to Launch on T

The magenta carrier is set to offer the upcoming OnePlus 6T in the States, according to a new report sourced from "people familiar with the launch plans". The OnePlus 6T is not official, but it se...

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Why Google Pixel owners shouldn’t upgrade to Android 9 Pie just yet

Why Google Pixel owners shouldn’t upgrade to Android 9 Pie just yet

The phone packs 16/32GB internal memory which can also be expanded upto 128GB via microSD card. By one estimation, it could shave as much as three months off the time it takes to get an Android updat...

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Tencent's shares slide after 'Monster Hunter

Tencent's shares slide after 'Monster Hunter

Players who bought Monster Hunter: World for PC are given until August 20 to apply for an unconditional refund of the game plus a coupon for 30 Chinese yuan, or about $4, that will be credited to ...

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NSW fires burn amid drought conditions

NSW fires burn amid drought conditions

Crews from the Rural Fire Service spent Wednesday battling more than 80 fires across the state, with 50 uncontained. The NSW Rural Fire Service on Wednesday issued an emergency warning first for a...

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IPhone X-like Motorola P30 gets official in China, and it's cheap

IPhone X-like Motorola P30 gets official in China, and it's cheap

Unveiled just hours after press renders of the smartphone appeared online, the Motorola P30 - as expected - bears more than just a passing resemblance to Apple's iPhone X . In the camera department, ...

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Epic Games launch new PS4 and Android patch today for 5.21 release

Epic Games launch new PS4 and Android patch today for 5.21 release

It adds a new character called Thora, who can lure husk enemies into traps. If you are a Fortnite gamer, across any platform, rest assured that version 5.21 is rolling out right now. Intriguingly, a...

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Samsung launches pre-orders for Galaxy Note 9 in India

Samsung launches pre-orders for Galaxy Note 9 in India

I've been using the Galaxy Note 9 for a few days now and there's a lot to like about it, especially if you're a power user. Samsung also upgraded the integrated S Pen stylus, which gains Bluetooth...

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Honda refreshes Civic sedan and coupe, adds 'Sport' trim

Honda refreshes Civic sedan and coupe, adds 'Sport' trim

The tenth-generation Honda Civic has been given a mild facelift in its largest market of the United States. The front bumper has been reworked, too, and the grille is now lower. Its engine is the ...

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Google telling users that the Play Store doesn't have Fortnite

Google telling users that the Play Store doesn't have Fortnite

How do you download Fortnite on an Android phone? The registration requires you to create an Epic Games account or sign in with your existing account if you have played the game previously on a con...

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Turning off 'Location History' does not prevent Google from tracking you

Turning off 'Location History' does not prevent Google from tracking you

So turning off Location History will keep Google from presenting your past movements, but it will not completely stop the company from tracking you while you use its apps on your iOS or Android de...

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Intel Core i9 CPUs to launch on October 1

Intel Core i9 CPUs to launch on October 1

The Core i7 9700K is an eight-core and eight-thread processor (that's right no Hyper threading) with a boost up to 4.9 GHz on one single-core. The Core i7 CPU won't be quite as hefty, but it will st...

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Nintendo Switch Online's September release window gets narrowed down

Nintendo Switch Online's September release window gets narrowed down

While both Microsoft and Sony have shown the value proposition of their services over the years, Nintendo's experience in the online space has lagged. Fans can enjoy online play in the compatible ...

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