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Will ‘IHOb’ Publicity Stunt Expand IHOP Visits Beyond Breakfast?

Will ‘IHOb’ Publicity Stunt Expand IHOP Visits Beyond Breakfast?

IHOP's rebrand as IHOb - the International House of Burgers - has some rival chains slamming the pancake giant. Classic Wendy's! What do you think about the name change? Burger King responde...

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Apple Takes Steps to Block Devices That Can Crack Your iPhone's Passcode

Cyber-security expert Alan Woodward, who is a visiting professor at the University of Surrey, is sceptical of the idea that GrayKey devices could be used for mass surveillance by police. The move is...

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Stranger Things Video Game Coming From Telltale Games

Stranger Things Video Game Coming From Telltale Games

Few details about the game itself - such as the story and characters/cast members involved - have been revealed by Telltale at this stage, but the studio confirmed that the game will be coming "to c...

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Net neutrality rules are dead, but fight lives on

Net neutrality rules are dead, but fight lives on

Comcast Corp ( CMCSA.O ), Verizon Communications Inc ( VZ.N ) and AT&T Inc (T.N) have pledged to not block or discriminate against legal content after the rules expire. Pai told CBS that he doe...

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Microsoft remains committed to Xbox, next gen consoles coming soon

Microsoft remains committed to Xbox, next gen consoles coming soon

Still, I'm not sure if this is a turning point for the console, or just a sign that fans of the platform won't be so bereft of exclusive games. This is the first big news for the division after X...

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Steam finally adds voice chat and flexible friend lists in new beta

Steam finally adds voice chat and flexible friend lists in new beta

For PC gamers there are plenty of avenues to purchase titles digitally, yet the dominant platform most will use is Valve's Steam . While in that mode, you can see your friends (and enemies) and cha...

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The Elder Scrolls Blades: How to Sign Up for Early Access

The Elder Scrolls Blades: How to Sign Up for Early Access

Yesterday we reported that Bethesda teased E3 goers with a brief trailer for The Elder Scrolls 6 . Right now we all just have to remember that the wait will likely be worth it, if the team can de...

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E3 2018: Legendary Anime Characters Clash In Jump Force, Coming 2019

E3 2018: Legendary Anime Characters Clash In Jump Force, Coming 2019

Goku can beat Naruto , and if they somehow worked Superman into this game, it'd put an end to two decades of GameFAQs forum arguments in one fell swoop. It'll be interesting to see what other Shonen...

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E3 2018: The Division 2 Gets Release Date

E3 2018: The Division 2 Gets Release Date

If you've been impressed with what you've seen from The Division 2 so far, be sure to watch Ubisoft's E3 press conference late today, when we'll nearly certainly be hearing more about the game. The ...

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Starlink is Getting Star Fox Content Exclusively on Switch

Starlink is Getting Star Fox Content Exclusively on Switch

The addition of Star Fox wasn't the only thing Ubisoft had to announce when it comes to Starlink today. The company confirmed that Starlink: Battle for Atlas will launch on October 16, 2018. I...

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Apple's App Store To Host New Support For Cryptocurrencies

Apple's App Store To Host New Support For Cryptocurrencies

When it blocked Calendar 2 in March, Apple cited section 2.4.2 of its Review Guidelines , noting that a background process to mine currencies in exchange for access to premium features ran afoul of i...

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Release Date Confirmed for February 22, 2019 - Anthem

Release Date Confirmed for February 22, 2019 - Anthem

The trailer was revealed at the EA conference E3 2018. Talking about a game before a trailer? Players will be tasked with defending humanity which lives under a protected city. The Origin Access Pr...

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Square Enix’s E3 showcase was a bust

What was Just Cause 4 doing here? The game is the last entry in the Tomb Raider origin trilogy, and you'll once again play as Lara Croft. Just Cause 4 is a showcase for Avalanche's latest upgrad...

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New Platinum game Babylon’s Fall revealed in Square Enix E3 Showcase 2018

Atop this, the grappling hook now has more tethers than ever (i.e. you can tie more stuff together with it), retains the booster rockets and now fires "air lifting balloons" (not fultons, obv) that ca...

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Captain Spirit Announce Trailer [E3 2018] [ESRB]

Captain Spirit Announce Trailer [E3 2018] [ESRB]

A prequel series, Life is Strange: Before the Storm , launched in 2017. The game itself will put players into the role of a 10-year-old boy named Chris, who "dreams of being a superhero". Video g...

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Assasin's Creed Odyssey leaked description confirms protagonist to be 'Spartan hero'

Assasin's Creed Odyssey leaked description confirms protagonist to be 'Spartan hero'

In the past, we've seen attempts at VR, toys to life games, and some thinly veiled stabs at potential buy outs from megacorporations. Well we don't need to wait until Ubisoft's press conference ...

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Skyrim: Special Edition Announced For Samsung Smart Refrigerators And Alexa

Skyrim: Special Edition Announced For Samsung Smart Refrigerators And Alexa

I'm not sure if this is a full-fledged game or just a really elaborate joke, but there is bound to be someone that will see this through to the end. Skyrim has come to the Amazon Alexa , in the f...

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Android users can now customize Gmail swipe actions

Android users can now customize Gmail swipe actions

Available with the latest update version 8.5.20, it is now uncertain whether the feature has been available since the latest version's release date or is a server-side update. Gmail's swipe gesture i...

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Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game featuring BJ’s daughters

Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game featuring BJ’s daughters

No exact release date for the game was given, but Bethesda told us to expect the game at some point in 2019. Bethesda announced two brand-new virtual reality experiences based on its popular "Wolf...

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Gears of War 5 coming in 2019, stars Kait from Gears 4

The game is now in development by The Coalition and was announced with a story-centric reveal trailer. The following trailer was surprisingly character-focused and combat-light, setting up a story foc...

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Microsoft Acquires ‘Hellblade’ Developer Ninja Theory

Microsoft Acquires ‘Hellblade’ Developer Ninja Theory

One of them is Ninja Theory , creators of Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice and Kung Fu Chaos . Let's see if this new game can recapture that title's nostalgic magic. Tell us in the comments section! ...

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Starfield is the first new Bethesda IP in 25 years

Starfield is the first new Bethesda IP in 25 years

Microsoft kicked off with a new game in the long-running and beloved science-fiction shooter series Halo, called Halo Infinite. It also has cross play between the different systems the game is plann...

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E3 2018: 5 of the Best Bits of EA Play

Previously, EA confirmed Anthem's delay to 2019, stating it has nothing to do with the game's development, rather it wants Anthem to compete on its own terms in its own release window that doesn't...

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Kingdom Hearts III Will Be Out In January

Films like Toy Story , Monsters Inc . and Tangled are also going to be making their first appearances in Kingdom Hearts III . Never change, Square Enix . The concert audience also got to see a ...

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Fallout 76 Trailer, Release Date, and News

Fallout 76 Trailer, Release Date, and News

It'll be your job to rebuild civilization. After years of enjoying Skyrim ports on every machine possible (something Bethesda joked about during their E3 presentation), we now have a new game to l...

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Command & Conquer makes its way to smartphones with Rivals

Command & Conquer makes its way to smartphones with Rivals

According to the developers, two missiles launched on the opponent means game over for them. Gameplay is real time, and players are in constant control of their troops as they vie for control of a n...

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E3 2018: ‘Anthem’ trailer gives off ‘Destiny’ vibes with new gameplay

E3 2018: ‘Anthem’ trailer gives off ‘Destiny’ vibes with new gameplay

In Anthem , up to four players explore and battle in a risky, mysterious place populated by great characters and a unique BioWare story. While it is not impossible to play alone, solo has been de...

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It Took Six Minutes For E3's First Battle Royale Announcement

It Took Six Minutes For E3's First Battle Royale Announcement

As mentioned, this news comes hot on the heels of Activision's announcement last month that Black Ops 4 would have a Battle Royale mode. It's official. Those are the incidents that proved to be de...

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New Trailer for ‘Sea of Solitude’ Revealed

New Trailer for ‘Sea of Solitude’ Revealed

The story follows a young woman named Kay in a flooded world in which humans turn into monsters if they become too lonely. Despite being surrounded by a smattering of larger, AAA games - such as An...

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MIT Uses Reddit to Create the First Psychopath AI

MIT Uses Reddit to Create the First Psychopath AI

The goal was to prove that teaching AI to learn in this way would influence its later work and behaviour, highlighting how algorithms themselves aren't biased, but it's the data fed into them that can...

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