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Fortnite Monopoly to release in time for Christmas

Fortnite Monopoly to release in time for Christmas

Board spaces are named after different areas of the Fortnite island, while some Monopoly rules have been altered to reflect Fortnite and its status as an action game in which players manage ...

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Prepare for Destiny 2: Forsaken with Destiny in 2 minutes

Prepare for Destiny 2: Forsaken with Destiny in 2 minutes

Taking a look at this from a business perspective we see that Bungie Rewards is a direct result of Activision's huge push for engagement. Do you play Destiny 2 on your Xbox One console? The DL...

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Razer Phone 2 with Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM spotted on Geekbench

Razer Phone 2 with Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM spotted on Geekbench

The bump from 4 cores to 8 certainly shows, with the Razer Phone 2 showcasing a single- and multi-core score of 2026 and 8234 respectively, an impressive increase over its predecessor's score of 173...

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Huawei overstates the results of the sweep of smartphones in benchmarks

Huawei overstates the results of the sweep of smartphones in benchmarks

Meanwhile "To prevent confusion around current benchmarking results, after discussion, UL and Huawei have temporarily delisted the benchmark scores of a range of Huawei devices, and will reinstate t...

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Google Pixel launch event

Google Pixel launch event

On the back, both devices will have the same design language as the Pixel 2 series. Furthermore, Google is set to hold the event in New York City this time around instead of San Francisco . In fa...

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Amazon's refreshed Fire HD 8 tablet adds hands-free, always-on Alexa

Amazon's refreshed Fire HD 8 tablet adds hands-free, always-on Alexa

At £80, the new 16GB Fire HD 8 remains the same price as the model it replaces, as does the 32GB model at £100. As far as the display goes, you've got an 8-inch screen, with a 1280×800 HD displ...

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Leaked Nokia phone shows five camera lenses at the rear

Leaked Nokia phone shows five camera lenses at the rear

This comes after the design sketches of a Nokia device having five lenses was leaked on a Nokia user forum . The device's applicant unit has mentioned the company located in Shenzen going by the ...

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Fortnite High Stakes challenges - how to unlock the crowbar harvesting tool

Fortnite High Stakes challenges - how to unlock the crowbar harvesting tool

You're also slowed down by 10%, but it gives you extra health and shields over time. The game type is certainly different than anything we've seen in Fortnite to date and continues to show off the...

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Businesses Can Now Pay to Extend Windows 7 Security Updates Beyond 2020

Businesses Can Now Pay to Extend Windows 7 Security Updates Beyond 2020

The company has now announced that it will be extending the support cycle for enterprises running Office, Windows 7, and Windows 10 to help them "shift to a modern desktop". Microsoft's VP for Off...

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BMW introducing voice-activated digital assistant

BMW introducing voice-activated digital assistant

The BMW Group is set to change the driving experience with the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant: as of March 2019 , there will be an intelligent, digital character on board that responds to t...

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Elon Musk apparently smoked marijuana in live podcast; Tesla stock down

Elon Musk apparently smoked marijuana in live podcast; Tesla stock down

Also today, Tesla human resources chief Gaby Toledano announced that she would not be returning to Tesla after taking a leave of absence last month. The two-and-a-half hour conversation with ho...

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Spain coach imposes cell phone ban on players

Spain coach imposes cell phone ban on players

Isco refused to answer a question from a journalist in a tetchy Spain news conference, telling the reporter to " write whatever you like ". We want to absorb Enrique's knowledge."It is a new coac...

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Suspicious iPhone 9, Xs Max Preorders Have Appeared Online

Suspicious iPhone 9, Xs Max Preorders Have Appeared Online

At this point, it seems all but assured that when Tim Cook takes the stage next week at Apple's big iPhone event (Thursday, AEST), he'll be introducing these three phones. Apple is also predicted to...

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Samsung launched Galaxy Watch, available from August 24

Samsung launched Galaxy Watch, available from August 24

As expected, the Galaxy Note 9 is a powerhouse . "The Note has always been our showcase for premium technology and industry-defining innovation, and Galaxy Note 9 is no exception", said Samsung ...

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Alibaba’s Jack Ma To Retire To Focus on Philanthropy

Alibaba’s Jack Ma To Retire To Focus on Philanthropy

Monday is his 54th birthday, and the Chinese holiday Teacher's Day, making the announcement particularly timely. Ma is retiring at a time internet companies like Alibaba have fallen under tighter go...

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Elon Musk smokes weed on the Joe Rogan Experience

Elon Musk smokes weed on the Joe Rogan Experience

Shortly after, HR head Gabrielle Toledano, who'd taken a leave of absence last month, also said she wouldn't return. Tesla stock dropped 10 percent Friday, a day after CEO Elon Musk smoked marij...

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Skype can now record your 'special moments' in front of the computer

Skype can now record your 'special moments' in front of the computer

This is great though because although some of the third party solutions have been useful over the last so many years, they can sometimes experience bugs that might cause you to lose what you thought y...

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Tesla chief Elon Musk smokes marijuana on live web show

Tesla chief Elon Musk smokes marijuana on live web show

Rogan further explains the legal-in-California creation, before Musk reaches for the marijuana stuffed cigar and takes a drag. "I mean, it's legal, right?" inquired a hesitant Musk. Tesla's stock ...

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Uber to Ban Passengers with Low Ratings

Uber to Ban Passengers with Low Ratings

The ride-booking service has added a driver-emergency button so that drivers can reach out to an emergency operator from the company. "This technology can also flag trip irregularities beyond crash...

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Declassified the name of the largest Apple iPhone 2018

Declassified the name of the largest Apple iPhone 2018

Leaked photos, accidentally released by Apple on a public server when the invitations were sent out , revealed images of two of the new phones, and of the Apple Watch Series 4 . Last month, Bloombe...

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British Airways suffers massive payment data breach

British Airways suffers massive payment data breach

Around 380,000 card payments were "compromised", it said. "We will be contacting affected customers directly to advise them of what has happened and are advising them to contact their banks or credi...

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Samsung foldable phone coming by the end of this year, confirms company

Samsung foldable phone coming by the end of this year, confirms company

Overall Samsung is looking for the use-case which says "wow, this is the reason Samsung made it", simplified Koh. Recently, it was reported that Samsung might launch its foldable smartphone...

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North Korean hacker charged with Sony, WannaCry attacks

North Korean hacker charged with Sony, WannaCry attacks

The Trump administration did impose other punitive measures on Park and his employer on Thursday: the Treasury Department says it has sanctioned him and Korea Expo Joint Venture. The hack of Sony Pi...

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The 6.5-inch iPhone is rumoured to be named ‘iPhone XS Max’

The 6.5-inch iPhone is rumoured to be named ‘iPhone XS Max’

The 5.8-inch iPhone Xs will cost $999 according to Mohan, who sees the 6.1-inch model tagged at $799. 9to5Mac is also reporting that both the iPhone Xs and the iPhone Xs Max will ship with...

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Supposed OnePlus 6T Retail Box Details In-Display Fingerprint Reader

Supposed OnePlus 6T Retail Box Details In-Display Fingerprint Reader

For that reason the Chinese tech giant is presumed to be planning the release of the OnePlus 6T later this year. Coming to the box itself, the leaked images show the front with the OnePlus log...

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Battlefield 5's Battle Royale Mode: 64 Players, 16 Teams

Battlefield 5's Battle Royale Mode: 64 Players, 16 Teams

EA on Tuesday published a new trailer for Battlefield V that highlights several of the game's modes including battle royale - or as it is now officially known as, Firestorm . The whole video is w...

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How to watch Jack Dorsey and Sheryl Sandberg testify to Congress live

How to watch Jack Dorsey and Sheryl Sandberg testify to Congress live

He spoke with Dorsey about being an "equal opportunity shadow-banner" that isn't exclusively targeting Republicans and asked, " Twitter undertook no behavior to selectively censor conservative Republ...

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Facebook, Twitter execs to face lawmakers over foreign influence operations

Facebook, Twitter execs to face lawmakers over foreign influence operations

We aren't proud of how that free and open exchange has been weaponized and used to distract and divide people, and our nation. In November 2016, Dorsey also allegedly told employees Spencer should b...

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Google Celebrates Chrome's 10th Birthday With A Multi-Platform Material Design Refresh

Google Celebrates Chrome's 10th Birthday With A Multi-Platform Material Design Refresh

Chrome's always had a password manager , but this new version will be more proactive, generating passwords for you - pushing users away from recycling their passwords. For example, if you're a perso...

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Razer Phone 2 Confirmed; May Include Software From PC

Razer Phone 2 Confirmed; May Include Software From PC

We'll have to wait a bit longer to find out just what the Razer Phone 2 has to offer, but 2019 might be pretty exciting for Razer fans. That might suggest the Razer Phone 2 (which is an unconf...

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