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Google Play Instant allows users to try games before buying them

Google Play Instant allows users to try games before buying them

The Android OS and Google Play connect millions of consumers to new mobile games every year. Google has just announced a great new service called Google Play Instant on the Play Store . In ad...

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WhatsApp co-founder joins call to #DeleteFacebook as fallout intensifies

WhatsApp co-founder joins call to #DeleteFacebook as fallout intensifies

FB founder Mark had acquired WhatsApp in the year 2014 from WhatsApp co-founders Jan Koum - a former Yahoo employee and Brain Acton. But Kogan was able to exploit a loophole in Facebook and get ac...

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Rare Implements Day One Sea of Thieves Patch In The Game

Rare Implements Day One Sea of Thieves Patch In The Game

Sea of Thieves is a shift for the developer and a concept the team hasn't tackled before. Sean was an incredible partner to work with to bring the Museum of More Pirate to life as a testament to ...

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Game to launch for PS4, Xbox One and PC on June 12

Game to launch for PS4, Xbox One and PC on June 12

Furthermore, regardless of which platform you're on, a digital pre-order or retail purchase of the special Shiny Edition will grant access to the Eight Shiny Bomberman Brothers set and Golden Vic Vi...

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Skyrim VR is coming to PC in April

Skyrim VR is coming to PC in April

Fantasy role-playing behemoth The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR will be hitting Steam on April 3, Bethesda has announced . Bethesda's re-release approach with Skyrim: Special Edition and the new ...

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Apple announces date for software event

Apple announces date for software event

Even Apple appears to have ditched its smallest tablet with no new iPad mini for over two years. Apple held its annual event at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from 2003 through 2016. Tick...

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Three militants killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

Three militants killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

He said that this government has failed on every front. Indian officials alleged that the three killed were separatists who were gunned down by security forces in a gunbattle. Officials ordered scho...

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Valve is getting back into shipping new games

Valve is getting back into shipping new games

Now it would seem that Valve is coming back to the development side of gaming with new games. If future Valve games are intended for release on the Vive , then very few people will bother to play...

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Far Cry 5's Map Editor Offers More Creative Possibilities Than Ever Before

Far Cry 5's Map Editor Offers More Creative Possibilities Than Ever Before

Like other maps, this one offered a creator-set selection of loadouts geared for stealth, sniping, or assault, and the ATVs and technical trucks at either end were a chance to pile in and rush the ene...

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Six more tech companies have joined the right to save net neutrality

Six more tech companies have joined the right to save net neutrality

Inslee said he's confident the states are within their rights to regulate internet service even though the FCC says no. It allows a student in Washington to connect with researchers all around the wo...

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Broadcom Buyout Of Qualcomm Looking Doubtful After Federal Probe

Broadcom Buyout Of Qualcomm Looking Doubtful After Federal Probe

The letter , dated 5 March, was made public by Qualcomm on Tuesday. "Given well-known US national security concerns about Huawei and other Chinese telecommunications companies, a shift to Chinese d...

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Mercedes Raises the Bar With an All-New Super Sedan

Mercedes Raises the Bar With an All-New Super Sedan

The redesigned CLS is a good looking auto, and AMG's designers did a great job of making sure the four-door GT looks like a proper AMG. If you've paid any attention to the last few cars Merced...

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US Regulatory Review Puts Qualcomm Shareholder Vote on Hold

US Regulatory Review Puts Qualcomm Shareholder Vote on Hold

The entire CFIUS review could be moot once Broadcom moves its legal headquarters back to the United States, analyst Angelo Zino at CFRA Research, noted. Qualcomm shares closed at $64.01 on Wall Str...

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Ex-Google Recruiter Sues Company For Anti-White, Anti-Asian Hiring Bias

Ex-Google Recruiter Sues Company For Anti-White, Anti-Asian Hiring Bias

The Wall Street Journal said that Wilberg's coworkers corroborated his story and said that Youtube's hiring initiatives were minority quota based and that some recruiters complained that this pra...

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YouTube Live gets automatic English captions, live chat replays, and more

YouTube Live gets automatic English captions, live chat replays, and more

Live chat replays will appear exactly as they did during the live stream, of course minus the ability to interact with the stream yourself. "Live chat plays a key role in creating connections betwe...

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Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ to launch in India on March 6

Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ to launch in India on March 6

Both feature QHD+ Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 1440 x 2960. The S9 comes with 3,000mAh battery while the S9+ houses 3,500mAh battery . The S9 Plus sports a dual lens setup, w...

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Asus launches 'iPhone X clone' with Android OS at MWC 2018

The Asus ZenFone 5Z is the premium smartphone among the trio of new devices, and it has a premium aesthetic to match. We'll keep you posted once we receive more information regarding this device f...

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Sony Teases Next Xperia Phone It's Going To Unveil At MWC 2018

Sony Teases Next Xperia Phone It's Going To Unveil At MWC 2018

Well, we have good news as renders and specs have leaked for the upcoming Sony Xperia XZ2 and Xperia XZ2 Compact . Its front is said to offer a larger screen-to-body ratio than any previous Xperia ph...

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Microsoft Surface Pro with Surface Pro Pen Launched - Check Price, Specs

Microsoft Surface Pro with Surface Pro Pen Launched - Check Price, Specs

The company claims that it is " most versatile laptop " it ever made. The first generation, 2-in-1 detachable of the Microsoft Surface series with a configuration of Intel Core m3, 128 GB SSD, 4...

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Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon 845 VR Headset Reference Platform

Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon 845 VR Headset Reference Platform

While Broadcast Audio will be immediately available on the Snapdragon 845, developers will be able to add the audio feature "post-scale on many products", according to Qualcomm. In foveated renderin...

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Apple reportedly buying long-term supplies of cobalt directly from miners

Apple reportedly buying long-term supplies of cobalt directly from miners

But due to the exponentially growing demand for the metal, prices per metric ton of cobalt have more than increased threefold from between September 2016 and January 2018 to more than $70,000. The n...

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Albertsons and Rite Aid to Merge

Albertsons and Rite Aid to Merge

The deal is expected to close later this summer, the companies said Tuesday, when Kimco will also have a better idea of the market value of its stake in Albertsons . Rite Aid's well-known brand and ...

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"Cowboy" Cerrone KOs Medeiros at UFC Austin, Earns Historic Win

This left many observers of the sport wondering just how much he had left in the tank. Sunday's event featured Cerrone's first-round TKO finish of Medeiros, which ended a three-fight losing streak f...

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Israel's Netanyahu says will act against Iran if needed

Israel's Netanyahu says will act against Iran if needed

Addressing a cultural event in Tehran on Monday, Lieutenant Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Brigadier General Hossein Salami denounced the United States and Israeli ridiculous ideas f...

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Your HomePod Could Really Use This Leather Coaster

Your HomePod Could Really Use This Leather Coaster

No joke. Some owners of the new $350 smart speaker aren't laughing because the silicone bottom of the tricked-out gizmo is marking up their furniture. "This really undermines the design aspect of the ...

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Is Peter Thiel quitting Facebook's board and moving to LA?

Is Peter Thiel quitting Facebook's board and moving to LA?

The news that billionaire investor Peter Thiel is decamping to Los Angeles to escape the stifling political conformity of Silicon Valley won't shatter the republic, but pillars of the Valley would b...

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Sea of Thieves Microtransactions Announced, No Lootboxes And Won't Impact Progression

Sea of Thieves Microtransactions Announced, No Lootboxes And Won't Impact Progression

After everything that went down previous year, it's hardly a surprise that some games are going to be using the lack of loot boxes as a promotional tool. "The game is perfectly playable at 540p", expl...

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Apple's Plans For Delaying Features To Focus On Security Detailed

Apple's Plans For Delaying Features To Focus On Security Detailed

Each new set of features launches as part of a new iOS version, and capabilities are rarely added outside that window. It is alleged that in iOS 12 the main focus will be on performance and reliab...

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Facebook Losing Young Users to Snapchat at Fast Pace

Facebook Losing Young Users to Snapchat at Fast Pace

This is also the first time eMarketer predicted a decline in the number of US Facebook users in those age groups. Also, the firm predicts that 2 million Facebook users aged 24 or younger w...

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Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon X24, World's First 2Gbps LTE Modem

Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon X24, World's First 2Gbps LTE Modem

The X20 Gigabit LTE modem baked into Qualcomm's upcoming Snapdragon 845 SoC is pretty fast, hitting download speeds as fast as 1.2 Gbps. Sprint's 5G network, set to launch in the first half of nex...

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Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: Smart Speaker War

Apple HomePod vs. Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: Smart Speaker War

Using a variation of a Spotify meme that blew up past year, Sonos trolled Apple on HomePod launch day by calling it the "Fruit Machine" (via Business Insider ). Wait, there's less: On the HomePod...

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NASA Spacecraft Takes Photo From 3.79 Billion Miles

NASA Spacecraft Takes Photo From 3.79 Billion Miles

In February 1990, Voyager 1 was exiting our solar system when it snapped the iconic " Pale Blue Dot " photo - a picture of Earth from over 6.06 billion kilometers away. New Horizons is sleeping...

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Switch Games Can Soon Be Purchased Solely Using My Nintendo Gold Points

Switch Games Can Soon Be Purchased Solely Using My Nintendo Gold Points

This includes physical games purchased for the Switch itself. Regular digital buyers are about to get a boost from My Nintendo . This provides a major step up from what their Gold Point system wa...

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Google Photos lets you make your own movies in time for Valentine's

Google Photos lets you make your own movies in time for Valentine's

In case you're also looking for a physical gift for your loved one, there's always Google Photo Books for U.S. and Canada residents. You can even utilise the new feature to develop a flawless movie...

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North Korean official facing sanctions may get exemption

North Korean official facing sanctions may get exemption

Moon's guest list includes U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and two of the North's most senior officials: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister and the North's nominal head of state. But ...

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