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Far Cry New Dawn Looks Like a Far Cry 5 Sequel

Far Cry New Dawn Looks Like a Far Cry 5 Sequel

Far Cry: New Dawn comes out on February 15, and is available for pre-purchase on Steam and the Ubisoft Store for $40/£38/€45. Ubisoft describes Far Cry New Dawn thus: "Set seventeen years after a global nuclear catastrophe, Far Cry New Dawn brings players into a wildly lovely and radically transformed Hope County , Montana". Read More

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Microsoft's Edge Browser to Adopt Google's Chromium Engine

Microsoft's Edge Browser to Adopt Google's Chromium Engine

Confirming the rumors that it's rebuilding its Edge browser on Chromium , Microsoft Corp. today shed some light on the big-picture plan behind the move. Its immediate priorities include porting Chromium to ARM-based Windows PCs, among other projects. The company has famously removed a Chrome installer from the Microsoft Store and continuously provided pop-ups and blockers to try and sway users from ever installing Chrome on their Windows 10 machine. Read More

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Fortnite gets new Minecraft style third mode

Fortnite gets new Minecraft style third mode

Battle Pass owners can start building on their own private Creative Mode islands on Thursday, and they can invite their friends (Battle Pass or no) in to play as well. Fortnite Creative is not the final build of the mode, however. We are one day away from when the latest season of Fortnite commences and things are about to get a whole lot cooler in battle royale - literally. Read More

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Sprint on its 5G plans: You 'better believe' we're working with Samsung

Sprint on its 5G plans: You 'better believe' we're working with Samsung

But it certainly looks consumer-ready: a big, but not thick black slab, about the size and shape of a Galaxy Note 9 , with dual cameras on the back and, yes, a real headphone jack. While its predecessor was mass-produced by Samsung previous year, things will change for the Snapdragon 855. The new and fast Adreno 640 graphics will be optimized with a feature called " Snapdragon Elite Gaming ", and fresh computational photography algorithms are added for system-level processing of the hottest ... Read More

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Apple implements Do Not Disturb app on iPhone, after TRAIs warning

Apple implements Do Not Disturb app on iPhone, after TRAIs warning

When it comes to gaming, the story-based physics puzzler Donut County is Apple's iPhone game of the year while Gorogoa , a puzzler with hand-drawn illustrations, is the top iPad game. That means there is the potential for sensitive or personal information to be within those text messages. Even if you see a text that is spam coming from a bank, it is better to not report this due to the content of that message being sent off too. Read More

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Google Hangouts will shut down sometime in 2020

Google Hangouts will shut down sometime in 2020

According to the report, Google Hangouts will be shut down for consumers in 2020. While Johnston admits that Hangouts "classic" - as we're told the team now calls it - will eventually shut down, the migration to Chat and Meet will ensure the messaging platform lives on, and that support continues. Read More

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Nintendo Switches at better than Black Friday prices in the eBay sale

Nintendo Switches at better than Black Friday prices in the eBay sale

Using the discount code will drop the price of a brand-new Nintendo Switch to less than the price tag of the console on Black Friday . Total U.S. Add the discount code PRESENTS at checkout will drop the United Kingdom price of items in a number of high-profile categories on eBay, including video game consoles , laptops, smartwatches, skiing and snowboarding, virtual reality, and toys and games . Read More

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Online Beta Starts Tomorrow

Red Dead Redemption 2 Online Beta Starts Tomorrow

Finally, on November 30 , the doors to the full beta will be thrown open to all RDR2 owners. - Thursday, November 29: All players who played Red Dead Redemption 2 on October 26th according to our data. The online westerner will see a staggered release. Don't worry if you didn't, though; players who jumped into the Wild West on launch day (26 October) can enjoy Online from Wednesday 28 November. Read More

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Here Are The Best Black Friday Gaming Deals We've Spotted

Here Are The Best Black Friday Gaming Deals We've Spotted

The same gift card deal also carries over to other systems such as the popular PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Red Dead Redemption 2 Bundle, or other Xbox One X bundles (which includes the same $70 off found elsewhere). Sony and Microsoft have cut the price of their consoles by $100, which means you can grab a brand new PS4 or Xbox One for $200, respectively. If we look a bit wider at deals on non-first party games, there's a bunch of them on offer if you look around for them. Read More

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Facebook Messenger reportedly down around the world

Facebook Messenger reportedly down around the world

A rush of issues have been reported this lunchtime, as users report being unable to load the page at all. Facebook acknowledged their mistake and apologised to the users. "We're aware that some people are now having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps", said a spokesperson for the social media giant that also owns WhatsApp . Read More

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Samsung discounting Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 by $200

Samsung discounting Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 by $200

We saw a large number of reports in the past two years detailing the imminent launch of Samsung's foldable handset, but Samsung kept postponing the announcement. Samsung is struggling in the Chinese smartphone market, selling only 700,000 smartphones in the world's most populous country in the third quarter of this year, according to US market researcher Strategy Analytics on Monday. Read More

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Xbox One keyboard and mouse support launching next week

Xbox One keyboard and mouse support launching next week

As announced at the XO18 in Mexico City this weekend, support for mouse and keyboard input on Xbox One will arrive on select titles from Wednesday 14 November. Try out mouse and keyboard in some of your favorite games today and be sure to tune into CES in January to learn more about the "Designed for Xbox" mouse and keyboard coming from Razer . Read More

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PlayStation 4 Black Friday deals launched

It's somewhat surprising to see such a recent (and well-reviewed) game bundled with the PS4 for Black Friday , but it seems Sony really wants to move some consoles. The Black Friday applies to various color models, including the new Blue Camouflage, Magma Red, Midnight Blue, Gold, and Crystal. PlayStation VR bundles can be found for $199 too, and they usually include games like Astro Bot Rescue Mission , Moss , or Superhot VR - all top notch VR titles. Read More

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Samsung's foldable phone uses 7.3-inch, 4.5-inch screens

Samsung's foldable phone uses 7.3-inch, 4.5-inch screens

Now, it is evolving into a scalable, open AI platform to support many devices, including fridge and TVs. “When its closed, its a phone” and “when its open, its a tablet”, the company said at its developers conference, explaining that it is working with Google and developers to optimize Android apps for this type of screen. Read More

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A Third of People Think the iPad Pro Makes a Great PC

A Third of People Think the iPad Pro Makes a Great PC

There isn't a single other tablet on the market that can compete with the raw hardware of the iPad Pro , and there aren't many laptops that can either. But reviewers have also caught one particular hiccup with the new iPad: though it features a USB-C port instead of a Lightning port for the first time, that new connector isn't compatible with external storage. Read More

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Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR

Apple cancels production boost for iPhone XR

Five years ago, Apple cut production orders for its plastic-backed iPhone 5C a month after its launch, fueling speculation of weak demand for the model. As for Wistron, Apple has asked the smaller iPhone assembler to stand by for rush orders, but supply chain sources claim the company will in fact receive none for the XR this holiday season. Read More

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Samsung shows off Infinity Flex foldable smartphone display

Samsung shows off Infinity Flex foldable smartphone display

You see, we've seen the early tests for One UI before , we know it's based on Android Pie, and according to Samsung's Developer Conference keynote, One UI is expected to land next January. Glen Murphy, director of design for Android at Google , spoke at the conference. 'For this display to be foldable, it had to be thinner than any other display we've ever made, ' Justin Denison, Samsung's senior vice president of mobile product marketing, said on stage. Read More

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Apple Updates MacBook Air with Retina Display

Apple Updates MacBook Air with Retina Display

New Apple MacBook Air specifications The new MacBook Air features a 13.3-inch Retina display with macOS Mojave operating system. Both machines will be available for pre-order today and ship on 7 November. And yes, these include Apple's new third-generation butterfly keyboard design that everyone hates on the new MacBook Pro devices, and that will likely continue on this year's MacBook Air. Read More

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Why Red Dead Redemption 2 has captured the imagination

Why Red Dead Redemption 2 has captured the imagination

Red Dead Online will be available to all owners of Red Dead Redemption 2 on PS4 and Xbox One , with several items exclusive to PS4 owners for a 30 day period. All the upgrades will cost you around $600. Unlocking the fast travel system is not as straightforward as you might expect. Once you've entered the code you can then use it again later as it will be saved. Read More

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IPhone XR now available from T

IPhone XR now available from T

Equipped with 6.5-inch Super Retina OLED display , the new phone is powered by the equally new A12 Bionic processor which feature Neural Engine for AI-related applications. Apple says that with LCD screens, higher resolution drains the battery faster, a trade-off that's minimal with the XS because its screen doesn't need a backlight. Read More

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Buy Red Dead Redemption 2, Save $100 on Any Xbox Bundle

Buy Red Dead Redemption 2, Save $100 on Any Xbox Bundle

That's Red Dead Redemption 2 for you though. This results in a "softer" image. Anyone who owns a Red Dead Redemption 2 will automatically receive access to the Online version. There have been numerous Red Dead Redemption Poker videos on youtube, which have claimed both the possibilities of becoming a millionaire or getting broke in just seconds. Read More

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Day One Patch Confirmed by Rockstar

Red Dead Redemption 2 Day One Patch Confirmed by Rockstar

By now, you may have already pored over our written Red Dead Redemption 2 verdict , but just in case you haven't and you're scared of letters and words, we've rustled up a video review for you too. Additionally, main character Arthur Morgan's health and other data will be shown in real-time, allowing players to remove the HUD in-game for a cleaner experience, if they so choose, and still have access to important info. Read More

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The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases

The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases

For now, this means that you should stay away from buying a Pixel 3 or 3 XL from Best Buy or Verizon if intend to use it on a carrier other than Verizon. Titan M also handles lock-screen passcode verification on Pixel 3 handsets, enforces login attempt limits, and only lets content be decrypted once the user's passcode is verified. Read More

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YouTube struggling to get back online after global outage

YouTube struggling to get back online after global outage

The world's second most used search engine, YouTube , was down for a portion of users Tuesday evening. By 9:25 p.m., nearly 50,000 users tweeted with the hashtag "YouTubeDOWN". However, with the company restoring the services and fixing the issue, YouTubers are a delighted lot. In related news , last month, Google announced that it's merging the gaming-centric features of YouTube Gaming to YouTube's primary website . Read More

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