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PlayStation Teases Black Friday Deals On Hardware, Accessories, And Games

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Marvel's Spider-Man Standard Edition PS4 Bundle for $199.99 USD (MSRP). This is just a preview, however, with Sony confirming it will "soon" confirm more details on its Black Friday deals. DualShock 4 wireless controllers . For those of you looking to hop into the world of virtual reality, Sony's PlayStation VR bundle, which includes ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission and Moss , will be available for $199.99. Read More »

OnePlus 6T Thunder Purple Variant to be Launched in India Soon

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Right on cue, OnePlus announced that the Thunder Purple color will make its way to Europe and North America. As for the Thunder Purple? The images also give the impression that the Thunder Purple color takes on a dramatic purple color at certain angles, though we will have to see the effect for ourselves. Read More »

Apple admits touchscreen fault with iPhone X

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What do you think: teething problems with a new class of phone, or a sign that Apple's taken its eye off the ball? If it is, Apple will fix the laptop, though you should do a full backup first. Apple said displays on iPhone X, which came out in 2017 with a starting price of $999, may experience touch issues due to a component failure, adding it would replace those parts for free. Read More »

Fortnite sets new record with 8.3 million concurrent players

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Additionally, there are two referee skins available for 800 V-Bucks, so you can give misbehaving players the penalty of elimination. The 8.3 million concurrent players worldwide is over double the number of the last official count, when Fortnite hit 3.4 million earlier this year. Read More »

Essential ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ Hunting Tips

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Taking to Reddit , Red Dead Redemption 2 player, EvoTRiX, shared a video of what has to go down as the unluckiest and most unfortunate death in the history of the game. Being a Rockstar game, the options for how you approach every situation are wide open, however criminal activity is bound to happen, the question is: how merciful will you be? Still, who could be mad when their killer was mother nature? In fact, one player was struck by lightning at camp-one of the places in the game where ... Read More »

Study shows that social media limits made people feel less lonely

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Posting too many selfies on social media may make you more narcissistic, a study has found . "Some of the existing literature on social media suggests there's an enormous amount of social comparison that happens", Hunt said. The second group spent on each of the social networks is not more than 10 minutes a day. With those figures in hand, Dr. Hunt again saw seven result measures, including the fear of missing out, anxiety , depress, on and loneliness . Read More »

Samsung officially unveils their flagship flip smartphone powered by Snapdragon 845

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The device is powered a Snapdragon 845 SoC aided by 6GB of RAM and 128GB or 256GB of internal storage, which is expandable via microSD cards. With clamshell snapped, the phone is about 17.3mm thick. The device also comes with a dedicated Bixby button like the other Samsung flagship smartphones on the side. There's a 3,070 mAh battery that's charged via a USB Type-C port, and it looks like there are Type-C earphones - or maybe wireless ones - that Samsung will offer along with the phone. Read More »

Official Hitman 2 Launch Trailer Released Plus Screenshots

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To learn more, visit: https://www.ioi.dk/hitman-2-undying-unlock-revealed/ . It comes with the Executive Pack, which includes an additional pistol and briefcase, plus Expansion 1, which brings a new location, with new missions, sniper map, outfit, and weapons . Read More »

Facebook Just Cloned TikTok

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Users can log in with either Facebook or Instagram, which the company said will help it tailor the in-app experience to users' interests over time. By most accounts Facebook isn't much of a hit with youngsters these days - it's just not cool enough, and is crawling with parents and grandparents - so enter Lasso , a new video and music sharing app that Facebook hopes will win some of its lost teens back. Read More »

YouTube may be coming to Nintendo Switch, soon

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That would be indeed excellent news for all the Nintendo Switch fans worldwide to get direct access to the world's most popular streaming service. Nintendo has since removed the listing, which was captured by tipster NintendoHOME and shared on Twitter . Read More »

Google Pixel 3 users report overheating issue while charging, causes automatic shutdown

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They could also do with single camera setups for both the front and rear, and considering Google's prowess in computational photography, these phones could be some of the best midrange phones for shooting photos. The new mid-range Google Pixel devices could be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC, which is a step below the flagship 800-series chipsets from the American chipset maker. Read More »

Sony Released a Quieter Version of the PS4 Pro Without Telling Anyone

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Sony's 2016 PlayStation 4 Pro and Microsoft's 2017 Xbox One X were released as half-generational updates to the PS4 and Xbox One/Xbox One S. That makes for a six-to-seven-decibel noise reduction from the launch model. Other than this change, the CUH-7200 version of the PS4 Pro is reportedly identical to the first version of the console. While not as quiet as the Xbox One X, it's still a significant step up; DF even went so far as to call it 'a discreet living room console.' If you're ... Read More »

Amazon is officially teaming up with Apple to sell its products

This deal lets Amazon sell the latest iPad Pro , iPhone XR , iPhone XS , the Apple Watch Series 4 , and Apples lineup of Beats headphones – just in time for the shopping season and onwards. The new deal hopes to improve the quality of the products sold on Amazon at standard pricing. "And one of the ways we do this is by increasing selection of the products we know customers want". Read More »

New BMW M8 Confirmed With Over 591HP V8 And AWD

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It's a healthy uptick from the rest of the 8 Series. While the company was coy on specifics, BMW said the M8 lineup will use a "high-revving" TwinPower Turbo V8 engine that produces more than 591 hp (440 kW / 600 PS). The low center of gravity, wide tracks, and overall lightweight design make for a stable and controllable ride that's further enhanced by M-line specific features including a unique chassis and suspension to increase steering precision and cornering dynamics. Read More »

Chrome will soon warn you about tricky mobile subscription signups

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Thankfully, Google has just announced plans to fight these "unclear subscription pages" with an upcoming update to the Chrome browser ( Android , iOS ) scheduled for a few weeks from now. The new update -Chrome 71- will arrive on Google Chrome browsers next month. For example, Chrome 70 will have different warning interstitials than Chrome 71 . Read More »

Beat Saber Comes To PSVR This November

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Beat Games released Beat Saber on Steam in May 2018, and it has garnered an "overwhelmingly positive" rating on that platform and more is coming to the PSVR release of Beat Saber . Like most music games, you have to move to the beat, in this case striking floating boxes that tell you which hand to use and which direction to swing. Read More »

Activision Wants More Microtransactions in Destiny 2

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It may have pleased critics but Activision worry that even after Forsaken they still have to "fully re-engage the core Destiny fanbase". Also during the call, Johnson talked about how Activision is planning to "improve the pace of innovation and cadence of in-game content" in Destiny , while also creating new ways for players to engage further with Destiny and spend more money through microtransactions. Read More »

Apple Canada announces iPhone X display replacement program

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The company also said some units could have displays that react even when they aren't touched. When the iPhone X was released past year, it ushered in a new look and feel for Apple's headsets. The company recommends affected users have their laptops "serviced as soon as possible". If your iPhone X is experiencing this issue, Apple says it will replace the display module at no cost through its official retail stores or via an Authorized Service Provider. Read More »

Microsoft has added a new feature to Word document

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To get access to this and other new feature releases, you'll need a subscription to Office 365. Microsoft Corp.is looking to streamline the workflow with a set of new productivity features for Word that it unveiled today. For enhanced collaboration, the feature also lets users @-mention colleagues to notify them to perform certain tasks on a shared document and Word will send them a deep link via email to the right place in the document. Read More »

Fallout 76 Receiving Larger Stash and Other Changes Post-Launch

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Many of these fixes are geared towards PC players, particularly the ultra-wide support and push-to-talk. Unfortunately, Fallout 76 will not come with any FOV slider . We will continue to fix issues as they arise as fast as we're able to, so keep letting us know when you run into them. Finally, the occurrence of random gunshot or other loud noises near Appalachia will be addressed shortly after launch. Read More »

Crackdown Is Now Free on the Xbox 360 and Xbox One

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The game is, of course, compatible with Xbox One, and even benefits from the increased power in the Xbox One X. Crackdown 3 is due to launch February 2019 and will be an exclusive title to Xbox One and PC for Windows 10. That's just what we know so far, as Microsoft has also promised "a couple big surprises", during the event. Mere months before release, Crackdown 3 may now be titled Crackdown 3 : New Providence . Read More »

Prima Games Reportedly Shutting Down by Spring 2019

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First GamesMaster and GamesTM , now this. Somehow, someway, Prima Games has stayed in business despite the growth of free, readily available online guides. Anyone who grew up devouring old strategy guides will no doubt feel bummed out about this. Prima Games has sold millions of PC and console video game strategy guides since its founding 28 years ago. Read More »

Windows 10 Pro activation error downgrades users to Home

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This issue seems to affect those running even earlier Windows 10 versions as well. The company issued an Emerging Issue notice, and a copy of a technical support chat states that the activation error is known to impact Windows 10 Pro users in the US, Japan, Korea, and other unnamed countries. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 8 Camera Review | Incredible HDR

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Prior to the company's official debut in the UK, Xiaomi already had a presence in the European market with Spain where the company has 10 stores. Both phones are now getting the update in the Chinese closed beta, and you might need to wait some time for the stable beta to roll out in China and, subsequently, in worldwide markets. Read More »

Verizon Prepaid makes some changes, now includes autopay discount and more

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This is great news for anyone looking to save some money in time for Christmas and helps Verizon stay competitive with a growing number of competitors offering prepaid and unlimited plans. T-Mobile's special limited-time prepaid plan includes the same caveats as other similar plans in the Uncarrier's portfolio. Finally, Verizon Prepaid customers can now add mobile hotspots and tablets to their account for the same monthly price as smartphones. Read More »

Ingress Prime is out right now on Android

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They are also releasing two new shinies for Pokemon Go players. The new visually overhauled game has been launched on Android and iOS , and is being called Ingress Prime by Niantic . In the case of Ingress Prime , it was able to experiment more freely when working with its own IP. Players who choose to prestige back from level 16 to level one will gain unspecified "unique benefits", and will also have their prestiged status reflected to other players. Read More »

A phone and a tablet- Samsung reveals foldable smartphone

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At Samsung's SDC developers' conference in San Francisco this week, the South Korean IT hardware and software giant introduced new-gen developer tools for its Bixby and SmartThings analytics platforms and to build mobile apps for its new One UI platform and the ground-breaking Infinity Flex Display . Read More »

Google Chrome 71 will block all ads on sites displaying abusive behavior

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This is Google's new effort to lessening meddlesome and deluding ads on the Internet that frequently prompt vindictive sites and take individual data too. While Google's policies, on the surface, champion the user, some paint Google's crusade as somewhat self-serving, pushing for ad rules that favor its own advertising platform. Read More »

BioWare Gives Mass Effect Fans A Dash Of Hope For N7 Day

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BioWare has released an Xbox One X Enhanced version of Mass Effect Andromeda . What might be the most interesting part is the ending, though, where Hudson makes a statement laden with innuendo: "It means coming into the studio every day, dreaming about what the next great Mass Effect game will be". Read More »

Blizzard responds to Diablo Immortal controversy with, ‘We hear you’

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While specifics weren't shared in the video, it sounds like we can expect some more mobile games in the coming years based on the worlds and lore of other Blizzard titles such as Warcraft , Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm . "So we haven't forgotten about them". Blizzard has received a ton of push back from fans over the idea of a Diablo mobile game, but if you count yourself among the people who are disappointed, you might want to buckle in. Read More »