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Battlefield V Royale Mode Announced, to Launch After October 19 Battlefield V Royale Mode Announced, to Launch After October 19
- June 10, 2018

For those aching for more Anthem , more footage and information will definitely be cropping up along the week, so make sure to stay tuned for more updates. Players who are members of the EA Access or Origin Access will get to jump onto the game on the 11th October for a Play First Trial. DICE's Oskar Gabrielson and Lars Gustavsson unveiled the news and revealed that Battlefield Battle Royale will feature destructible environments. (more...)
Twin Mirror Revealed by Life Is Strange Developer Twin Mirror Revealed by Life Is Strange Developer
- June 09, 2018

Twin Mirror will follow in a similar style with Vampyr , just with less supernatural elements and more hypocrisy. It's being developed by Dontnod Entertainment , the studio behind Life is odd and Vampyr , so it's no wonder the game will revolve around player choice as part of a branching narrative. (more...)
Yahoo Messenger is dead Yahoo Messenger is dead
- June 09, 2018

The company said that while the service has "many loyal fans", it will abandon the chat app in favor of newer messaging tools "that better fit consumer needs". Yahoo recommends that users remove them from their devices as they can't be used anymore after the date. We looked at some when Aol shut down its Messenger, and the list of alternatives is fine for Yahoo Messenger users as well. (more...)
BMW goes bigger and bolder with fourth-gen X5 luxury BMW goes bigger and bolder with fourth-gen X5 luxury "SAV"
- June 09, 2018

The exterior design of the new BMW X5 2019 is hard to call the stunning, fresh - model has retained the familiar features and changes worthy of the high title of restyling. In front of the driver, the head-up display is now larger with 3D graphics and more display content. At the rear, an optional third seat row, offering two added seats, is also claimed to provide added leg and headroom compared with that of the old X5. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE coming to four more countries Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE coming to four more countries
- June 09, 2018

Because the employees determined Sciacca's Watch was not covered under Apple's Limited Warranty, they quoted him $249 to fix his Watch. "Apple's conduct, when confronted with the defect, indicates that its internal policy is to deny the existence of the defect, claim the defect is the result of "accidental damage" caused by consumers, and then refuse to honor its limited warranty on those grounds", the lawsuit alleges. (more...)
Bound Jeep Renegade details revealed Bound Jeep Renegade details revealed
- June 09, 2018

Now with the official unveil, the SUV looks more stylish than the previous models. After four years on the marketplace, the Jeep Renegade is finally getting some kind of a makeover. The 2.4-litre unit that been doing the duty in the present model will be replaced by the turbo 2.0-litre that is offered in the 2019 Cherokee and the Wrangler . (more...)
PlayStation 4 exclusive Days Gone will release February 22, 2019 PlayStation 4 exclusive Days Gone will release February 22, 2019
- June 08, 2018

Still, confirmation of an early 2019 release for Days Gone is certainly enough to tide fans over for now. Instead, players will step into the shoes of biker outlaw Deacon St. According to Garvin, players can summon swarms of zombies into Ripper camps for a fun time. The announcement was accompanied by a new trailer for the game which gives us a deeper look into the post-apocalyptic world of Days Gone . (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 renders leak Samsung Galaxy Note 9 renders leak
- June 08, 2018

The Galaxy A9 Star has been priced at CNY 2,999 and the Galaxy A9 Star Lite is priced at CNY 1,999. While the Samsung Galaxy J3 2018 will come with a 5-inch 720p display, the Galaxy J7 2018 will have a larger 5.5-inch 720p screen. Other than that, there's the standard USB-C and headphone ports at the bottom of the phone alongside the S Pen, a physical Bixby button under the volume rocker, and not much else to see. (more...)
Steam pre-order message/page confirms Just Cause 4 Steam pre-order message/page confirms Just Cause 4
- June 08, 2018

These games have since been confirmed to be in the works by their publishers, so expect some news regarding Just Cause 4 very soon as a second leak does nothing other than strongly suggest the game is in development. The first major announcement came in the way of Rage 2 , which Avalanche is developing in partnership with Rage developer id Software. Avalanche retains creative freedom, while hopefully now being financially secure going forward. (more...)
Essential announces Hi-Fi headphone module, MQA certification and Tidal partnership
- June 08, 2018

It would seem that the company has had a rethink, however, as it's now selling a new headphone jack feature. Essential announced the headphone jack adapter as part of its new partnership with MQA and TIDAL . Normally priced at $19.99 per month, Tidal HiFi offers streaming of master quality music in additon to the standard music streaming and music video access that comes with a regular Tidal subscription. (more...)
IOS 12 introduces new features to reduce interruptions and manage Screen Time IOS 12 introduces new features to reduce interruptions and manage Screen Time
- June 08, 2018

Such as parental controls for their kids Apple devices. Previously, FaceTime only allowed two iPhone and iPad users to video chat with each other. From there, members of the group call can choose to ignore the FaceTime request or drop out of a call at any time. For example , the iPhones 6 and 6 Plus , for example, will open the keyboard 50% faster, with the camera opening 70% faster when the user accesses it by sliding the finger from the screen is locked. (more...)
Amazon Just Knocked 50% Off an Xbox Game Pass Subscription Amazon Just Knocked 50% Off an Xbox Game Pass Subscription
- June 08, 2018

The highlight of the sale is the $50 discount on the Xbox One X , bringing its price down to $449.99. Alternatively, if you don't have that sorta cash to spend or a 4K Telly, there's also some decent Xbox One S offers right now. E3 2018 kicks off this week, so it's understandable that the topic of "what's next" is all around us. Sea of Thieves , Monster Hunter: World , and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be getting their first discounts ever during this sale, so if you've been ... (more...)
Alleged Pixel 3 XL Prototype Photos Show Notch, Dual Front Cameras, Chin Alleged Pixel 3 XL Prototype Photos Show Notch, Dual Front Cameras, Chin
- June 08, 2018

A notched design for Pixel 3 XL does not come as a surprise given Android P, which is the latest operating system includes support for notch. There's no sign of the 3.5mm audio jack indicating that Google will not bring it back. Unless Google pulls a OnePlus that is, and delivers a glass phone with no wireless charging . There's a glossy component at the top, with a matte surface below and a large single-lens rear camera with a flash and sensors alongside it. (more...)
Hitman 2 announced for November, see the first trailer Hitman 2 announced for November, see the first trailer
- June 08, 2018

The game will include several worldwide locations, including Miami, which is the settings for today's reveal. The story will delve deeper into Agent 47's past, and get closer to Agent 47 and Diana's story than before. It will be $59.99 for the standard edition, $79.99 for the Silver Edition and $99.99 for the Gold Edition. The Collector's Pack will include a concussive rubber duck, for when bathtime takes a left turn and ends up with a bunch of bodies strewn about the place, as well as a ... (more...)
Facebook apologizes for mistakenly exposing up to 14M users’ posts Facebook apologizes for mistakenly exposing up to 14M users’ posts
- June 08, 2018

The company said that it's informing 14 million of its users who may have accidentally shared their posts publicly because of this bug. During that time, the privacy settings on some users' posts were changed to public without any warning. To be clear, this bug did not impact anything people had posted before - and they could still choose their audience just as they always have. Facebook, which said it discovered the bug, has not yet shared details about who may have accessed the exposed ... (more...)
BlackBerry KEY2: Everything you need to know BlackBerry KEY2: Everything you need to know
- June 08, 2018

As you'd expect, this adds a Portrait Mode, but the company is also promising Optical Superzoom, which captures multiple frames, reducing noise on zoomed photos. The KEY2 offers two days of battery life and 6GB of memory in both the 64GB and 128GB versions of the device. The keyboard-toting flagship brings a number of new features. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 release date, camera upgrade details and more revealed
- June 07, 2018

The Galaxy 6 will run Android Oreo and is powered by an octa-core processor that runs at 1.6 GHz. There, the company is already started working to bring out a change. The Galaxy J6 uses the same SoC (the Exynos 7870) as last year's Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7, but performance is better than I expected it to be. In terms of hardware, it looks as though the Note 9 will be packing an upgraded camera , a bigger battery and a larger screen . (more...)
Sony RX100 VI Sample Image Gallery Sony RX100 VI Sample Image Gallery
- June 07, 2018

The Sony RX100 VI features Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T 24-200mm f2.8 - f4.5 lens and the company has also claimed that the zoom functionality makes it "an ideal choice for capturing daily life, cityscapes, portraiture, sports, wildlife, and everything in between". (more...)
Instagram could challenge YouTube with videos up to an hour long Instagram could challenge YouTube with videos up to an hour long
- June 07, 2018

A couple years back, Instagram enabled its users to upload videos with a 15-second runtime, before quadrupling that figure in 2016 by allowing up to 60 seconds of audiovisual content. Instagram itself has over 800 million users. Citing people familiar with the matter, the report stated that the social network will focus on vertical video. (more...)
Apple pledges to cure your iPhone addiction Apple pledges to cure your iPhone addiction
- June 07, 2018

In January, investors Jana Partners LLC and the California State Teachers' Retirement System, who control $2 billion worth of Apple shares, urged Apple executives to consider the mental health issues of constant device users and to bring into play ways to restrict their use time. (more...)