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'State of Decay 2' gets Xbox One X enhancement treatment 'State of Decay 2' gets Xbox One X enhancement treatment
- March 15, 2018

Xbox One X has the capability of allowing its players to choose its own settings for certain games like "Gears of War 4" and " Rise of the Tomb Raider ." Undead Labs has confirmed that " State of Decay 2 " will only use the default settings set by the console for now. (more...)
Monster Hunter World Getting Deviljho, Devil May Cry Crossover Monster Hunter World Getting Deviljho, Devil May Cry Crossover
- March 15, 2018

In Monster Hunter , this will fall into the Charge Blade category, which usually features a "hefty shield", that when combined with its matching sword, can turn into a rather large axe. Current Platinum Games developer and Devil May Cry series creator Hideki Kamiya has not been shy about sharing his opinions on the franchise. However, Araujo confirms that the Event Quest will be available for all Monster Hunter World players when it arrives. (more...)
Dota 2 Replaces Battle Pass With Subscription-Based Dota Plus Dota 2 Replaces Battle Pass With Subscription-Based Dota Plus
- March 15, 2018

According to a Dota 2 blog post, Valve will "continually add features and content" in Dota Plus over time. To help you digest everything Dota Plus , why not hear a pro's take? Notable features include Hero Leveling, which allows players to rack up experience points for their chosen hero and unlock new tiers of hero level badges. (more...)
1.4 million Ford cars recalled 1.4 million Ford cars recalled
- March 15, 2018

The auto safety agency said it was investigating 2014-2016 model Ford Fusion cars after three reports of steering wheel bolts becoming loose, including one completely detaching as a driver attempted to turn into a gas station. The recall adds to Ford's mounting quality issues. In affected vehicles, the steering wheel bolt may not maintain torque and loosen over time. There is a potential clutch pressure plate fracture. (more...)
Astronaut's DNA no longer matches his identical twin Astronaut's DNA no longer matches his identical twin
- March 15, 2018

According to the study, scientists measured the Kelly brothers' metabolites, which are necessary for maintaining life, cytokines that are normally secreted by cells in the immune system, and proteins - the powerhouses within each cell. At present, astronauts only spend six months on the International Space Station as standard. Scott's voyage is now the longest documented space mission completed by an astronaut, and is a stepping stone to a three-year mission to Mars. (more...)
Retail Listing Suggests New Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell For 2018 Release Retail Listing Suggests New Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell For 2018 Release
- March 15, 2018

Fans of the Splinter Cell franchise have been waiting for another entry in the series following the launch of Splinter Cell Blacklist and it seems that we might be getting a new Splinter Cell game this year if the Amazon's listing for Splinter Cell 2018 is to be believed. (more...)
Fortnite Battle Royale's jetpacks won't be arriving in update v3.3 Fortnite Battle Royale's jetpacks won't be arriving in update v3.3
- March 15, 2018

What we meant by that was that because our timeline was so short, and we wanted to create a playable version immediately, it wasn't "hey we could do all these insane things" it was "what can we do, and how can we get it done as quickly as possible". (more...)
Microsoft promises 'biggest E3 showing ever' for 2018 Microsoft promises 'biggest E3 showing ever' for 2018
- March 15, 2018

May will then bring a new avatar store filled with props and clothing to personalise your character further (and spend money on). With its new avatars, Microsoft is also making an effort on the diversity front, with the feature's trailer showing off an amputee and an avatar in a wheelchair. (more...)
Google Assistant multi-step routines are now live in the US Google Assistant multi-step routines are now live in the US
- March 15, 2018

An example would be, "Hey Google , remind me to pick up milk when I'm at the store". All you have to do is tell Google Assistant that you want to be reminded of something when you are at a certain location. You can specify a particular location or something more general. For example, you could ask your Google Home to "Remind me to buy paper towels when I get to the grocery store", and it should pop up that notification on your smartphone when you get there. (more...)
Google Assistant For iPad Out Now Google Assistant For iPad Out Now
- March 14, 2018

Starting today, iPad users will be able to use Google's personal digital assistant . This aligns with rumors that Apple is preparing an iPad Pro model with no Home button, similar to the iPhone X, which would allow for a slightly bigger screen in the same size device. (more...)
Microsoft Plans Its First Cloud-Data Centres in Middle East Microsoft Plans Its First Cloud-Data Centres in Middle East
- March 14, 2018

In addition, Microsoft Cloud services in France have reached general availability with Microsoft Office 365 today, and Dynamics 365 will follow in early 2019. "WANdisco Fusion enables continuous data replication for Microsoft Azure and HDInsight customers who also want to maintain on-premise consistency at scale". (more...)
Monster Hunter World Deviljho Release Date Revealed, Free DLC Coming Soon Monster Hunter World Deviljho Release Date Revealed, Free DLC Coming Soon
- March 14, 2018

Capcom has just concluded a lengthy live stream , announcing details of upcoming updates for Monster Hunter: World . Among them will be the introduction of paid appearance change tickets, with 1 free ticket given to all players. And speaking of adjustments, if you're not happy in retrospect with how you've crafted your Hunter, players will be getting a free "Hunter Personal Grooming Ticket" that will allow you to change your Hunter's gender and looks, though your Palico and your name ... (more...)
Broadcom officially gives up on Qualcomm acquisition following USA presidential order Broadcom officially gives up on Qualcomm acquisition following USA presidential order
- March 14, 2018

Qualcomm shares fell 4.3 percent. The stock fell 3.11 points to 59.70. Well before Qualcomm Inc . confronted a hostile takeover bid from Broadcom Ltd . However, Qualcomm once again rejected the deal . "Reduction in Qualcomm's long-term technological competitiveness and influence in standard setting would significantly impact USA national security", CFIUS warned. (more...)
Walmart expands home delivery in fight with Amazon Walmart expands home delivery in fight with Amazon
- March 14, 2018

The push will help make Walmart's delivery service available to roughly 40 percent of United States households. Walmart has focused on improving the freshness and quality of its assortment the past several years, while aggressively lowering prices on items and rolling out convenience-based services like its online grocery pickup for customers. (more...)
Twitch Prime subscribers will get free monthly games, starting this week Twitch Prime subscribers will get free monthly games, starting this week
- March 14, 2018

The first wave of games will come on Thursday March 15 and will include Superhot , Oxenfree , Shadow Tactics , Mr. The next round of freebies will go out on April 1, and will include Tales From the Borders, Steamworld Dig 2 , Kingsway , Tokyo 42 , and Dubwars . (more...)
Google Trust & Safety ad removals in 2017 Google Trust & Safety ad removals in 2017
- March 14, 2018

Google will use the same technology to ban cryptocurrency advertising as it uses against the promotion of counterfeit items or sexually explicit content. But in order to make money from Google ads, you have to play by rules- that means respecting the user experience more than the ads. We prohibit websites in our ad network from serving ads on misrepresentative content. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi 5A 2GB RAM Model To Now Cost Rs Xiaomi Redmi 5A 2GB RAM Model To Now Cost Rs
- March 14, 2018

However, it is speculated to be the Redmi 5 which is the successor of company's last year's pocket-friendly smartphone Redmi 4. Xiaomi has been posting teasers about the new upcoming smartphone using the hashtag CompactPowerhouse. Alternatively, you can also watch the live stream on Xiaomi's official Mi.com website, where it is now running a countdown for the launch event. The Redmi 5 features a large 5.7-inch HD+ with 720x1440 pixel resolution and 18:9 aspect ratio. (more...)
Modi, Nadella pay tribute to Stephen Hawking Modi, Nadella pay tribute to Stephen Hawking
- March 14, 2018

Considered by many to be the world's greatest living scientist, Hawking was also a cosmologist, astronomer, mathematician and author of numerous books including the landmark " A Brief History of Time ", which has sold more than 10 million copies. (more...)
YouTube extends its 'Dark Theme' to Android and iOS YouTube extends its 'Dark Theme' to Android and iOS
- March 13, 2018

YouTube reportedly said Android users will be receiving the feature "soon" but did not specify an exact release date. This is hardly a world-changing feature on the face of it. With the update, YouTube joins a growing list of apps that feature a dark mode. Dark themes on mobile have become more popular in recent times with services like Twitter, Reddit and Telegram embracing the dark theme. (more...)
Divvy stations added to Apple Maps, a bike-sharing data app Divvy stations added to Apple Maps, a bike-sharing data app
- March 13, 2018

This way, Apple only has to integrate one data model to support hundreds of bike-sharing services. These are the first two Canadian cities to get the feature in Apple Maps . Apple Maps will now tell users whether they can expect to find bikes available at a certain address or intersection. It supports Citi Bike in New York City, Ford GoBike in San Francisco, BIKETOWN in Portland, BIXI in Montreal, Santander Cycles in London, CityCycle in Brisbane, bicing in Barcelona, as well as ... (more...)