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'Active Shooter' school shooting video game removed online after backlash

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The Seattle Times reports that an online petition urging Valve to pull the game before its scheduled June 6 release had more than 100,000 signatures. Games such as Fidget Spinner Simulator were low effort asset flips. Valve said the person behind Revived Games has a history of customer abuse, publishing copyrighted material, manipulating user-reviews and changing business names to hide their identity. Read More »

Team Sonic Racing Announced For PS4, Xbox One, PC And Nintendo Switch

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That's disappointing. But hopefully Team Sonic Racing will still capture the addictive hi-speed action of its predecessors. Race in a team with your friends (or against them) both offline and online, and choose from a variety of characters and tracks in the Sonic universe! Grand prix mode, exhibition mode, time trial, and team adventure mode have all been confirmed. Read More »

Fallout 76 announced by Bethesda Game Studios

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The favoured option among fans of the post-apocalyptic RPG series would be the unveiling of Fallout 5 - it is now almost three years since Fallout 4 was released. Bethesda have not revealed what platforms Fallout 76 is coming to, which looks to be built using the Fallout 4 engine. "#Fallout76 - the newest game from Bethesda Game Studios ". Read More »

Ted Dabney, The Atari Co-Founder Dies At the Age Of 81

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After attending university to hone his skills, Dabney would later work at data processing service Ampex, where, in 1969, he would meet another soon-to-be industry legend, Nolan Bushnell . One year later, the duo founded Atari and launched the much more successful Pong . He felt overshadowed after the Pong success by Bushnell. Due to a disagreement with Bushnell, Dabney left the company shortly afterward. Read More »

Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL May Look Like This

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Slashleaks shared some images last night of purported Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL screen protector designs. On the other hand, the larger and often more desirable new Pixel phone may turn out to be a huge disappointment to many potential buyers. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 8 Images and Specs Leaked

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Also from the leaked images and specs, the handset will come with the (in) famous notch that nearly every Android device is adopting this year. The company will not only be celebrating its 8th anniversary, it will also be on the cusp of going public - Xiaomi filed for an initial public offering (IPO) only recently - which means May 31 will be, as mentioned earlier, a cracker of a show. Read More »

Sony Offers Limited Edition Blue PS4 for Days of Play

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This sleek blue system has a gold design on top featuring the the PlayStation controller's four iconic face buttons. It seems that this Days of Play makeover is only available with the standard 1TB PS4, and picking one up will run you $299.99. Read More »

"Shocking" Pokemon News To Be Revealed Later This Week

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Eurogamer are now in Japan reporting at the press conference and according to them Pokemon Quest features "new visuals, such as "Pokécells", which are cute blocky animations of familiar Pokémon ". But what's just as epic as the game announcements are the reactions that have come from Pokemon fans, particularly with the confirmation of the two Pokemon : Let's Go adventures. Read More »

Xbox Games with Gold June Titles May Have Been Leaked

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This 2D take on the Assassin's Creed franchise features assassin Nikolai Orelov in early 20th Century Russia. Smite is free-to-play, but this free bundle will help spice up the experience for anyone who downloads it. Like other 360 titles offered through the Games with Gold program, Vanquish is also backwards compatible with Microsoft's newer console, giving Xbox One owners three potential freebies to grab right now. Read More »

No LCD iPhone next year and beyond

However, OLED displays being only used in high-end iPhones will come to an end next year, reports Reuters . It is now being suggested the model will carry a superior, more expensive OLED display, meaning its price - originally rumored to be $799 - could be upgraded as well. Read More »

The Bethesda Fallout Stream is Making Us Lose Our Minds

Bethesda teased a Fallout announcement today, posting a tweet alongside the caption #PleaseStandBy before going live on Twitch with a broadcast featuring a perky Pip-Boy statue. We here at GameRevolution have a job to do, so while everyone else can happily duck in and out of this stream until the Fallout announcement is finally made, we're having to sit motionless at our desktop monitors until something - anything - happens. Read More »

PSN Singapore May Have Leaked the Mega Man 11 Release Date

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Oh, and here's the box art and a better look at the Mega Man amiibo in all its blueish glory. According to a listing on the region's storefront, Mega Man 11 will arrive on October 3. Spotted by Twitter user Wario64, over the weekend a store page temporarily had the game listed for an October 3rd release date. Double Gear - When at critical health, Mega Man can unleash maximum power and deftly maneuver in the direst situations. Read More »

IOS 11.4 arrives with AirPlay 2, Messages in iCloud

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Additional AirPlay 2 speakers are apparently coming from Bang & Olufsen, Bluesound, Bose, Bowers & Wilkins, Denon, Libratone, Marantz, Marshall, Naim, Pioneer and Sonos , as well. But another key feature in iOS is the long-expected addition of Messages in iCloud , which syncs across all devices and deletes iMessages across everything, so you won't get quite as spammed. Read More »

Amazon: why Alexa recorded and shared couple's chat at home

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A total privacy invasion". Amazon confirmed the incident and claimed that it was caused by an extremely rare series of events. Amazon on Thursday described an "unlikely. This means that an utterance quite like Alexa, even from a TV commercial, can activate a device. But, as this case illustrates, sometimes it can be triggered by mistake. Read More »

Apple rumored to use OLED displays for 2019 iPhones

A representative at Apple's South Korea office was not available for comment. Apple is on track to use OLED in two of three new models later this year. " Apple hasn't been able to expand on its iPhone X production because of market demand and price issues". OLED displays have a number of advantages over LCD-as any iPhone X owner can attest. Read More »

New video game called "Active Shooter"

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Steam is developed by the Bellevue, Wash. - based company Valve. Valve itself did not create the game, but is providing the platform for people to access it. It's possible that Active Shooter could be in breach of Steam's terms and conditions, which now prevent "content that is patently offensive or meant to shock or disgust viewers" or "content that exploits children in any way". Read More »

PUBG Sues Epic Games Korea, Claims Copyright Violation

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A representative from PUBG Corp. Earlier this year, PUBG sued Netease for allegedly basing two mobile games - Rules of Survival and Knives Out - on the ideas behind PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds . PUBG , while still hugely popular, has slipped out of the number one spot in terms of revenue generation and player count. Epic Games didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. Read More »

Amazon Echo could be recording your conversations secretly

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Then the assistant asked to whom the message should be sent and then again hearing the background conversation she selected a name from the family's contact list. "I felt invaded", the homeowner added. "It told the media that Alexa mistakenly hear the phrase, 'Alexa, laugh, '" and therefore Aleca laughed. The Echo misinterpreted words spoken during the conversation as commands, according to Amazon. Read More »

FBI says foreign hackers have compromised home router devices

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More than 500,000 routers have been infected, The Daily Beast reported on Wednesday. The magnitude of Americans affected by this hack was not specifically confirmed, though the notice referred to it as 'significant'. Detection and analysis of the malware's network activity is complicated by its use of encryption and misattributable networks. Western experts say Russian Federation has conducted a series of attacks against companies in Ukraine for more than a year amid armed hostilities ... Read More »

[H]ardOCP: Rumor: Sony Could Be Considering a PlayStation Classic

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Sony Interactive Entertainment CEO John Kodera said that gamers can expect more new IPs as well as "franchising successful IPs and refreshing existing IPs", according to Wall Street Journal reporter Takashi Mochizuki . "The PS5 is probably going to be their real 4K device, and so it just feels to me that they're not going to launch the PS5 until sales momentum for the PS4 slows, and it just hasn't". Read More »

New Moto G6 Plus Model With More Powerful Chip Leaks

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According to latest reports, the Lenovo-owned company is set to launch the smartphone next month. The Moto Z3 Play is also expected to sport a similar design language with the added Moto Mods support, among other things. The large battery allows the Moto G6 Play to stand out, but the rest of the hardware isn't all that enticing when you consider the likes of Xiaomi offer beefier hardware at the same price point. Read More »

Android devices being shipped with pre-installed malware: Avast

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However, what do you do when the malware comes built-in on the device? "The adware creates an overlay to display an ad over a webpage within the users' browser", the blog post read. This means that the adware is still being distributed to the devices. The first provider, ZenLayer , quickly responded and disabled the server, but it was restored after a while using a different provider, the company informed. Read More »

Apple rejects Steam Link app for iOS citing "business conflicts"

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According to the statement , Apple initially approved the app for release. Essentially meaning that there is no chance of seeing Steam Link on an Apple device. This applies to both upfront costs for paid titles, as well as any in-app purchases. Valve made the announcement on the same day that it launched a special event for its Mac, PC and Linux gaming community. Read More »

F-150 Raptor Release Date: Upgraded Pickup Arrives Late 2018

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The 2019 Ford F-150 Raptor gets fancy new shocks and off-road cruise control . For comparison's sake, Ford reports as of Tuesday that the 2018 F-150 has an MSRP of $50,115. "Not many trucks need sensors to detect when you are midair", Hermann Salenbauch, global director of Ford Performance, said in a news release. This system will set the speed anywhere up to 20 miles per hour and the truck will handle the throttle and braking, leaving only the steering up to the driver. Read More »

Apple wins $539 million in damages in court against Samsung

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In what feels like a never-ending technology patent spat, Apple has just been awarded a hefty amount of damages from Samsung related to design patent infringement. Samsung's battle with Apple - and vice versa - has been raging on for seven years. If the latest verdict is officially confirmed, Samsung will have to pay an additional $ 140 million . Read More »

'America is back,' President Trump tells Naval Academy grads

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You know that better than anybody", he continued when asked about whether North Korea is playing games. On Friday, after the president's comment that the summit might still take place as scheduled, the White House said there are no plans right now for a USA team to try again this weekend to meet with the North Korean in Singapore. Read More »

TN 10th Class Result 2018: Tamil Nadu SSLC exam results declared

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The declaration of the result was also confirmed by the Board's official website . More than 9 lakh students appeared for the examination, The Week reported . Students can check their result using their registration number and date of birth. An impressive 98.47% of students who opted for science as a subject passed the exam; this was followed by English with 96.50% and Social Science with 96.47%. Read More »

Chief: 3 suspended for incident involving Sterling Brown

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Milwaukee Bucks rookie guard Sterling Brown said he plans to file a lawsuit against the Milwaukee PD after being Tazed and arrested over a parking violation back in January. He asks for Brown's driver's license and demands to know why he parked his vehicle across some handicapped spots. "We're going to figure out what we're gonna do", he tells Brown. Read More »

Eagles' Chris Long, Malcolm Jenkins React To NFL Owners' National Anthem Decision

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League commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement that protests during the anthem "created a false perception among many that thousands of NFL players were unpatriotic". Even while NFL ratings were down during the last two seasons, the league was still the most dominant programming in TV. "If the team says, 'This is what we're doing, ' and ownership (also does), you either deal with it or you're probably going to get cut", Foster said. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J6 with Infinity display teased ahead of May 21st launch

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However, just ahead of official launch we got hold of the retail boxes of the Galaxy J6 and Galaxy A6+. Yes, the Galaxy J6 will go on sale in India right from the next day of its launch . Under-the-hood, it will come with Samsung's proprietary Exynos 7870 octa-core processor , which can clock CPU speed up to 1.6GHz. The J6 will come with a 3000 mAh battery and is likely to include an S Bike Mode and an Ultra Data Savings feature. Read More »

Deal Alert: New Google One Cloud Storage

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Given the range of different plans available under Google One; how big your storage needs may be, you will find a plan that suits your needs. So with Google One you get one-tap access to experts for help with our consumer products and services. Read More »

Nokia X6 to go global after all

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He asked if they should bring Nokia X6 to other markets. We also wouldn't mind a red version. "We are still polling this!" So we'd fully expect the Nokia X6 to be made more widely available, but what we're still not sure of is exactly which countries will get the phone , when, or how much for - though given the price starts at CNY1299 (around $200 / £150 / AU$270) in China, it might not cost much. Read More »

YouTube to launch a premium music service

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Let us check out what is exactly going on the offline site. It's the YouTube appeal. The standalone music service, which will be two dollars more expensive than its current plan, includes "a reimagined mobile app and brand new desktop player" along with "thousands of playlists, the official versions of millions of songs, albums, artist radio and more". Read More »

Dow drops almost 200 points

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Higher borrowing costs sent stocks sharply lower. "So we're not too concerned at these levels, but that's definitely driving the market today". Canada's main stock index reversed course to edge higher on Tuesday, as gains in industrial stocks led by Air Canada more than offset a drop in miners due to declining gold prices. Read More »