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Three's 5G home broadband service goes live today
- August 20, 2019

Initially, Three's 5G home broadband network is only available in a few choice locations in Central London (Camden, Camberwell and Southwark), which means for many, this offering won't be much use right now. And if you can't get coverage in your area, or you don't live in London, that might only briefly be a problem, as Three is bringing 5G to 25 cities and towns by the end of the year, as well as launching a 5G mobile service, so you won't be limited to home broadband for long. (more...)
Three 5G broadband launched in the UK Three 5G broadband launched in the UK
- August 20, 2019

Three's 5G router can support up to 64 devices and £35 per month will provide you with unlimited data. In a recent trial carried out with Huawei, the service delivered peak speeds of 2Gbps. "Unfortunately, Ofcom's policies to date have favoured one operator, [Three UK], allowing it to establish a "kingmaker" position, from which it can attempt to extract windfall gains from rivals in return for moving its spectrum, or otherwise expect anti-competitive rents from blocking rivals from acquiring ... (more...)
PUBG is getting PS4 to Xbox One cross-play in October PUBG is getting PS4 to Xbox One cross-play in October
- August 20, 2019

Are you excited? Let us know in the comments. PUBG Corp. has announced that PUBG will finally enable cross-platform matchmaking between consoles. "Our second goal was to improve our matchmaking times, which we expect to be shorter due to the wider matchmaking pool". The team is working on getting updates out on consoles within two weeks of release on PC, which allows everyone to get in on the action quicker and will greatly benefit the playerbase. (more...)
Microsoft pushes patch update for the Windows 10 October edition Microsoft pushes patch update for the Windows 10 October edition
- August 20, 2019

Windows Latest writes that Microsoft had only acknowledged one error code, the 0x80073701, when there are four more errors hitting Windows 10 users. The input and display of special characters that occur when an app makes use of imm32.dll have been resolved. (more...)
Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games Sony Buys Spider-Man Developer Insomniac Games
- August 20, 2019

Insomniac Games has shown interest in making a Sunset Overdrive sequel for Microsoft in the past, but Xbox has failed to show interest after the original game's release. Insomniac Games might work with Sony a ton, but they're actually independent. This addition furthers SIE's continued commitment to creative excellence and innovation in game development exclusively for the PlayStation platforms . (more...)
Minecraft gets official ray tracing support for Nvidia RTX cards Minecraft gets official ray tracing support for Nvidia RTX cards
- August 19, 2019

As with all the other games, ray tracing for now is an exclusive feature for Nvidia's RTX-series cards. As you can see in the video attached above, ray tracing places focus on many different lighting sources including the sun, glowing lava, and the different shadows they create. (more...)
Disney+ reveals compatible devices, launch dates for new streaming service Disney+ reveals compatible devices, launch dates for new streaming service
- August 19, 2019

Disney + will arrive in the United States on November 12 for $6.99 per month or an annual subscription price of $69.99. Thanks to Steeldiver for the heads up! "The following week, Disney + will launch in Australia and New Zealand on November 19th, priced at $8.99AUD per month (or $89.99 per year) and $9.99NZD per month (or $99.99 per year), respectively". (more...)
Watch Gamescom Opening Night Live Right Here, New Reveals, World Premieres Watch Gamescom Opening Night Live Right Here, New Reveals, World Premieres
- August 19, 2019

Gamescom 2019 is just mere hours away and although rumors are flying about what games could be showcased over the 5 day event in Cologne, Germany host Geoff Keighley has some juicy tidbits of information to share as well. Other program inclusions are from industry heavyweights, such as Capcom , Sega, Square Enix, Ubisoft, and more. With rumour mills awash with next generation consoles somewhere around holiday 2020, don't expect anything big for Gamescom 2019, though you can expect a couple ... (more...)
Xiaomi, OPPO and Vivo jointly launch a file transfer service Xiaomi, OPPO and Vivo jointly launch a file transfer service
- August 19, 2019

AirDrop's counterpart on the Android platform was Android Beam , a NFC-based file transfer feature that would be discontinued in Android Q. Meaning, the users using either of the Xiaomi , OPPO , and Vivo brand smartphones can now have a better file sharing experience. (more...)
Bluetooth security flaw gets patched by Apple Bluetooth security flaw gets patched by Apple
- August 19, 2019

The vulnerability has been given the name " Key Negotiation of Bluetooth attack " or "KNOB" for short and it affects Bluetooth BR/EDR devices using specification versions 1.0 to 5.1. A Bluetooth vulnerability has been uncovered that could make it simpler for a hacker to intrude on devices, a standards organisation has said. As such, any standard-compliant Bluetooth device can be expected to be vulnerable. (more...)
A summary of Twitter's slew of tests this week A summary of Twitter's slew of tests this week
- August 19, 2019

However, the new testing is more unique and will keep such messages completely away from your profile. There will be a new Messages Requests tab within the Messages' settings option. The messages that contain offensive words will be recognized by the latest algorithm. You won't nearly certainly observe the suspect messages except if you unselect the quality filter. (more...)
Apple boss Tim Cook makes case for China tariff break to Trump Apple boss Tim Cook makes case for China tariff break to Trump
- August 19, 2019

Trump said Cook "made a very compelling argument" over the impact of tariffs on Apple in the context of its competition with Samsung, which doesn't face the same higher costs because its products are made in South Korea. At the height of the U.S. Trump could, however, reconsider the tariffs for Apple (via Bloomberg ). "I have a lot of respect for Tim Cook". "We urge the USA government not to impose tariffs on these products", said Cook. (more...)
New battle information revealed for Pokemon Sword and Shield New battle information revealed for Pokemon Sword and Shield
- August 19, 2019

We also got confirmation that the Sun & Moon era of the Trading Card Game will make way for Sword & Shield with the new "V" sets. You can also rent up to five teams from other players at once, and even take them into ranked battles . (more...)
Google Assistant beats Alexa, Siri on smartphones Google Assistant beats Alexa, Siri on smartphones
- August 19, 2019

In July 2018, Google Assistant correctly answered 86 per cent vs Siri at 79 per cent and Alexa at 61 per cent, said the report from Loup Ventures. "Siri continues to prove more useful with phone-related functions like calling, texting, emailing, calendar and music". The Echo Sub requires that you pair it with another Echo device, and while the Echo and Echo Plus are Amazon's optimized suggestions to use with it, many others can be paired as well, from the Echo Dot to the Echo Show 5 . (more...)
Rainbow Six Siege Operation Ember Rise officially revealed Rainbow Six Siege Operation Ember Rise officially revealed
- August 19, 2019

It will make it more interesting to play, and attract more players. By earning Battle Points, players will unlock tiers and rewards, and get an exclusive Harry Chibi charm upon completion. In a move that seemed nearly inevitable in 2019, Rainbow Six Siege is finally jumping on the battle pass train. Finally, all bomb sites have been changed from the Kitchen to the Security Room and the site in the Radio Room is now found in the expanded Lounge Room. (more...)
There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo
- August 19, 2019

It's not clear why Nintendo's statement is at odds with firsthand reports from users that were then confirmed by a major media outlet. The revised Switch has been considered to be holding in a better processor and memory. Right now you can trade in a Switch for $225 in credit or $160 in cash, meaning the upgrade is only $75. The official policy may be that this offer doesn't exist, but some people have had success in getting new units. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 5 Likely to Debut Alongside New iPhones This Fall Apple Watch Series 5 Likely to Debut Alongside New iPhones This Fall
- August 19, 2019

Kuo forecasted that Apple would debut the Apple Watch Series 5 in the second half of the year. Other than that, most of the rumors we have about the Apple Watch Series 5 come from Apple patents and other non-direct sources . Here's what you should know about the Apple Watch Series 5 - including what new features it could have and when it'll be released. Apple has slowly been moving the Apple Watch in this direction with the introduction of a watchOS App Store and the ability to install ... (more...)
Xbox "Project Scarlett" Wants Four-Generation Backward Compatibility
- August 19, 2019

While the company didn't showcase the actual hardware, it did reveal some interesting insight into what we can expect from the console. Despite whispers that it was not only in design but actually on the verge of release have been scotched by Microsoft which is instead all-in on the forthcoming successor to the X-BoneS, now codenamed Project Scarlett . (more...)
A Hat In Time Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed A Hat In Time Nintendo Switch Release Date Revealed
- August 18, 2019

A very fitting conclusion to this particular saga, seeing how A Hat in Time was inspired largely by Nintendo 3D platformers such as Super Mario Sunshine , Banjo Kazooie , and other efforts such as Psychonauts . Great news Nintendo Switch fans. Only a few months left until you can play this charming indie platformer on Nintendo Switch. There's also badges that increase your abilities, yarn that you can make new hats out of, each of which gives you a new ability, and tons more to do. (more...)
Need For Speed Heat: Trailer, Release Date, Features, Gameplay and more Need For Speed Heat: Trailer, Release Date, Features, Gameplay and more
- August 18, 2019

As with most modern racing games, " NFS Heat " is visually stunning, with graphics so real it's easy to forget you're looking at a video game. While the trailer looks great, we hope the game is as well. The developers promise an immersive narrative, authentic urban vehicle culture, and deeper customization. Need for Speed Heat sends fans to Palm City, a brand-new open world where street racers have gathered to make their names known. (more...)

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