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The IHOB Burger Is Here And It's Delicious! The IHOB Burger Is Here And It's Delicious!
- June 14, 2018

In an interview with CNN , IHOP President Darren Rebelez says that more than half of the restaurants , with the total estimated at nearly 1,800, will still go by the usual name. We are excited to announce that we will be switching our name to Pancake Castle. "We're just expanding our burger horizons", it said. IHOP CMO Haley tells the New York Times' Jonah Engel Bromwich that the marketing idea had been proposed by Droga5 in November. (more...)
Aston Martin Rapide AMR revealed with 603 PS V12 Aston Martin Rapide AMR revealed with 603 PS V12
- June 14, 2018

Following on from the concept version unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2018, Aston Martin have unveiled the limited edition Aston Martin Rapide AMR. Previewed in a concept previous year, the production version is described by Andy Palmer as taking the model "to new and exciting extremes". Silhouette drops the lime, and throws in a full-length China Grey or Clubsport White strip. (more...)
Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered Announced With More Power Volvo S60 Polestar Engineered Announced With More Power
- June 14, 2018

Volvo has launched Polestar Engineered: a performance package created to give a sporty edge to the Swedish brand's lineup, setting the likes of the Audi S4 and BMW 340i M Sport in its sights. The software upgrades improve fuel consumption and emissions-neutral performance, and refines the automatic gear selection. With Polestar having recently split off into a separate premium brand focusing on electrification, it might seem unusual to see the badge return to a "conventional" Volvo ... (more...)
Telltale is working on a Stranger Things game Telltale is working on a Stranger Things game
- June 14, 2018

According to the anonymous source, gamers will be able to play these Netflix games using any standard television remote that has directional inputs. This is an "interactive narrative story", an extension of the interactive videos that Netflix already has on its service . The source has stated that playable demos have been in existence for almost a year, meaning that the announcement of a partnership may occur any day. (more...)
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Special Editions Revealed Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Special Editions Revealed
- June 14, 2018

With Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 out later this year, it's a smart way for Sony and Activision to rope prospective consumers into the Black Ops universe. It should be noted that Activision haven't shared anything on the subject yet and will likely not make an announcement until the week of E3. Interestingly, this was the first year in quite a while that Call of Duty didn't spend much time in the spotlight. (more...)
Jaguar E-Pace updated with new engine, bound for Oz Jaguar E-Pace updated with new engine, bound for Oz
- June 14, 2018

The Jaguar E-Pace hasn't been on sale that long, but already it's getting updates. Cost-effective 200PS petrol engineE-PACE is now available with Jaguar Land Rover's clean and efficient 200PS 2.0 litre four-cylinder turbocharged Ingenium petrol engine for the first time, priced from £33,260. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to launch in early August in NY Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to launch in early August in NY
- June 14, 2018

That'll be weird to experience, no matter how you cut it. Samsung is scheduled to launch the Galaxy Note 9 sometime in August. ABOVE: Vis EN.DB, a prototype of Samsung Display's "Sound Display" technology, photographed at SID 2018 Display Week exhibition. (more...)
Next year's iPhones might ditch the Lightning connector Next year's iPhones might ditch the Lightning connector
- June 14, 2018

One can say with some amount of certainty that the iPhones to be released this year will not see any change in the charging port or charging cable design. store in Los Angeles, California, U.S., September 16, 2016. While nearly all Android OEMs have switched to the USB-C connector on their flagship devices, some continue to launch their budget devices with a microUSB port. (more...)
E3 2018: Rick and Morty's Justin Roiland Reveals Trover Saves the Universe E3 2018: Rick and Morty's Justin Roiland Reveals Trover Saves the Universe
- June 14, 2018

The game will launch on PlayStation 4 in early 2019 , and if you have a PSVR headset you can even enjoy the adventure in virTrover reality. The trailer reveals gameplay for his new title Trover Saves the Universe . No release date was announced, though since it was showcased exclusively at Sony's conference, it sounds like a potential PS4 exclusive. Previously, Sony revealed that the PS VR headset sold over two million units globally since its release previous year with game sales ... (more...)
Sony Is Making God of War Harder Sony Is Making God of War Harder
- June 14, 2018

New Game Plus mode didn't make it into the game before release. The New Game+ Mode is now being developed and it's unclear precisely when it's going to be released for God of War . PlayStation 4 exclusive God of War has unquestionably been a hit as the title sold more than five million copies in its first month alone . Unfortunately, the company didn't provide an exact date, so fans should keep an eye out for any announcements from Sony. (more...)
9-year-old girl sent to rehab for 'Fortnite' addiction 9-year-old girl sent to rehab for 'Fortnite' addiction
- June 14, 2018

And now teachers are saying that pupils younger than Fortnite'sage rating of 12 years old are becoming obsessed with the game and it's having an impact on their concentration in school. But experts fear many children are at risk of developing mental health problems as a result of over-exposure to violent and addictive video games. In a last ditch attempt to help their daughter, her parents contacted an addictions counsellor who agreed to provide psychotherapy sessions. (more...)
The Last of Us Part 2: watch 12 minutes of intense gameplay
- June 14, 2018

The title was announced earlier today, but now we've gotten an actual look at the game...12 straight minutes of it, to be exact. They engage in a tender kiss which transitions to a scene of Ellie plunging a knife into a guy's throat. The game we're familiar with has obviously been preserved, in terms of both gameplay and style. "We're making a game about the cycle of violence and we're making a statement about violent actions and the impact they have on the character that's committing them and ... (more...)
Microsoft's Office UI update includes a simpler, cleaner ribbon Microsoft's Office UI update includes a simpler, cleaner ribbon
- June 13, 2018

The Ribbon-that collection of icons for frequently needed functions at the top of the program window-drew ire when it first appeared in Microsoft Office, but most users now find it indispensable. In July, they'll be added to Outlook for Windows, and in August, Outlook for Mac. They are also introducing a new feature called "zero query search ", when a user simply places the cursor in the search box, Microsoft will display recommendations powered by AI and the Microsoft Graph. (more...)
Net Neutrality Lives on in Washington State After FCC Kills It Net Neutrality Lives on in Washington State After FCC Kills It
- June 13, 2018

The rules oblige Internet service providers, or ISPs, to enable access of all content and applications, regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular products or websites. OR also enacted a net neutrality law , signed in April and that goes into action in 2019, but it only restricts state agencies and other public bodies from contracting with network providers that don't meet non-discriminatory provisions. (more...)
Intel will release its own graphics card in 2020 Intel will release its own graphics card in 2020
- June 13, 2018

We have known for quite some time that Intel is working on its own discrete GPU. Intel plans to release its first discrete GPUs in 2020, the chip maker said in a Tuesday tweet . Rival Nvidia has been watching its business soar on the company's GPUs being sold to more data centers. Unfortunately, that's all we have to go on at the moment - at least with regards to new confirmed information from Intel. (more...)
Google pulls direct Chrome extension installations - Security Google pulls direct Chrome extension installations - Security
- June 13, 2018

Today: inline installation will be unavailable to all newly published extensions. One thing is certain: while the retiring of inline Chrome extension installations will have a positive impact, it won't suddenly free the Chrome Web Store from user tracking or outright malicious extensions . (more...)
Ubisoft's psychological thriller Transference ditches VR requirement, is coming this fall
- June 13, 2018

The trailer we see seems to show off very haunting scenes and a creature wandering a house. The game revolves around an experiment developed by a troubled scientist that is made from the brain data of his three family members. Transference is due to release in Fall 2018, for Xbox One. Go hands-on to search for clues, solve puzzles and discover the corrupted consciousness of a family. (more...)
Ajit Pai Says Killing Net Neutrality Will Be Really Wonderful
- June 13, 2018

The FCC changes were passed last December, shepherded by Trump-appointed FCC Chairman Ajit Pai , who says the new lighter-touch rules are more market-friendly than the "utility-style regulation" in the Obama-era. Q. What were the net neutrality rules? Pai calls the FTC the "nation's premier consumer protection agency". "Our goal is simple: better, faster, cheaper internet access for American consumers who are in control of their own online experience", Pai concludes, a sentence that's ... (more...)
Google Home can now handle three voice requests in one go Google Home can now handle three voice requests in one go
- June 13, 2018

Rather, users needed to say something like "turn off living room and turn off bedroom" to accomplish that task. Additionally, Android Police reports that the Multiple Actions feature, which was announced at I/O 2018 , has also gone live. (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077: Main Character, Customization, Exploration Revealed
- June 13, 2018

You play a character called V, a hired gun. Speaking of the class system, the devs said that their is no specific class which the players choose, but, the way the player plays the game influences the class. Three types of weaponry: tech weapons, power weapons, and smart weapons. When asked whether or not players would be able to control flying cars in Cyberpunk 2077 manually, Rowley simply said they won't be talking about that for now, but he did confirm motorcycles and ordinary cars as ... (more...)
Speedster Concept harks back to 1948 original Speedster Concept harks back to 1948 original
- June 13, 2018

The vehicle will feature two permanently synchronous motors (PSM) that provides a total system output of over 600 PS (590 hp or 440 kW). Porsche said it plans to double its investment in hybrid and fully electric vehicles to more than Euro 6 billion by 2022 as parent Volkswagen seeks to overcome an emissions-cheating scandal and tap into growing demand for greener transportation. (more...)
Bethesda announces ‘Elder Scrolls: Blades’ coming to iOS this fall Bethesda announces ‘Elder Scrolls: Blades’ coming to iOS this fall
- June 13, 2018

A new Elder Scrolls game was also teased at the showcase. Gamers will be able to play against PC and console players on their smartphones, and vice versa. This means we can expect Starfield to be a large RPG experience with players creating a unique character to tackle whatever challenges await. Starfield is the first new world BGS has made in 25 years and offers a fresh start. (more...)
Steam Chat is Valve's new Discord-like chat platform Steam Chat is Valve's new Discord-like chat platform
- June 13, 2018

Rich presence has arrived as well, where users will now display their current in-game status such as the game mode or if they are currently matchmaking. Steam Chat is available to trial now and is in beta on both the desktop client and in your web browser. The company said that the "new UI framework" and "important architectural improvements under the hood" will allow it to improve aspects of the core Steam experience once the new Steam Chat makes its debut. (more...)
Doom Eternal will drag us back to Hell Doom Eternal will drag us back to Hell
- June 13, 2018

However, it would also be interesting to be able to use the weapons from Doom 3 and Doom 4 in the Doom Eternal . Unfortunately, details about the game were sparse. Are you pumped for a new Doom? Little else is known at the moment, but the game will make its official debut at Quake Con this August. Doom came out in 2016 and served as a soft reboot to the Doom franchise. (more...)
Microsoft exits support forums Microsoft exits support forums
- June 13, 2018

Microsoft's Answers Community is operated by Microsoft. "The forums will still be moderated by Microsoft agents to ensure participants can engage in a safe and positive environment". Microsoft Band - this topic will be locked. The products listed on that page are Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8.1 RT; all three products are still supported (albeit in extended support ). (more...)
Metro Exodus surfaces with new gameplay trailer Metro Exodus surfaces with new gameplay trailer
- June 13, 2018

Then check out the exciting new trailer below. A quarter-century after nuclear war devastated the earth, a few thousand survivors still cling to existence beneath the ruins of Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro . "We are so proud to finally be able to reveal our next Metro game to the world, and would like to thank all the Metro fans for their patience", said Andriy Prokhorov, Creative Director and co-founder at 4A Games past year. (more...)
Fortnite Supposedly Coming to Nintendo Switch Fortnite Supposedly Coming to Nintendo Switch
- June 12, 2018

Before the Nintendo Direct, Nintendo will be holding a Splatoon 2 tournament on June 11 and then on June 12, the Super Smash Bros . Judging by the packaging, it looks like the GameCube controllers for the Nintendo Switch will have the same design and buttons found on the original version. (more...)
E3 Trailer: ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ for Nintendo Switch E3 Trailer: ‘Super Smash Bros. Ultimate’ for Nintendo Switch
- June 12, 2018

While we had hands-on experience with Super Smash Bros . A release date has been confirmed for December 7. The Nintendo Switch is no stranger to co-op oriented games as one of the console's highlight features has always been offline multiplayer. (more...)
Display fingerprint and 91% screen-to-body ratio Display fingerprint and 91% screen-to-body ratio
- June 12, 2018

The secondary on both the devices is 5MP with f/2.4 aperture. Because of the narrow bezels surrounding the display, Vivo had to come up with a unique solution for the front-facing camera. The Vivo Nex takes things up a notch and features a spec sheet that is worthy of its futuristic features. The Vivo Nex is a mid-range smartphone powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chipset, whereas the Vivo Nex Ultimate gets the more powerful Snapdragon 845 chipset. (more...)
Nine-Year-Old Girl In Rehab After Becoming Addicted To Fortnite Nine-Year-Old Girl In Rehab After Becoming Addicted To Fortnite
- June 12, 2018

Fortnite has exploded in popularity since launching in July past year. The girl went on a 10-hour binge of the hit game and allegedly hit her dad in the face when he tried to take away her Xbox. Australian child and adolescent psychologist Dr Michael Carr-Gregg told News Corp the game could be problematic for kids who played in an "obsessive way", and could interfere with their sleep and normal relationships at home. (more...)