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Watch The New Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Right Here! Watch The New Red Dead Redemption 2 Trailer Right Here!
- August 09, 2018

Red Dead Redemption 2 is gearing up to be one of Rockstar Games' biggest projects yet. While there have been a couple of delays along the way, Rockstar is nearing the end of development for Red Dead Redemption 2 . Red Dead Redemption 2 will launch on October 26th 2018 . America is seeing the last of its wild western days, and local enforcements are making every effort to push the remaining gangs to extinction. (more...)
Sony unveils translucent PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition to celebrate sales Sony unveils translucent PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition to celebrate sales
- August 09, 2018

Today, Sony announced that they've sold over 525 million PlayStation consoles worldwide - an impressive feat, for sure. The limited console is a translucent blue color with sleek copper accents that brings to mind the streak of translucent consoles, controllers, and handhelds that graced the '90s and early '00s. (more...)
Seat begins production of cars with voice assistant Amazon Alexa Seat begins production of cars with voice assistant Amazon Alexa
- August 09, 2018

Read the full report from The Information here. Amazon Alexa doesn't have all the answers. It is a surprisingly low engagement rate, though Amazon did sell in the neighborhood of 50 million Alexa devices . The introduction of Amazon Alexa helps us find this balance, - said the President Seat Luca de MEO. Not one to leave loose ends untied is Amazon , which is rolling out a feature called Answer Update on Alexa devices this week, spotted by Voicebox . (more...)
Va. to Allow Troops Overseas to Vote in Midterms by Mobile Phones Va. to Allow Troops Overseas to Vote in Midterms by Mobile Phones
- August 09, 2018

Because it's 2018, Voatz naturally touts its use of blockchain technology (as well as registration based on government ID and a self-shot video for facial recognition, plus an additional layer of biometric security with either another selfie or thumbprint) to anonymously tally and verify each submitted ballot. (more...)
Mobile's new unlimited plan delivers the bare necessities Mobile's new unlimited plan delivers the bare necessities
- August 09, 2018

As always, T-Mobile is listening to customers, and T-Mobile Essentials is designed for those who say they just want the basics: unlimited talk, text and smartphone data in the US - all at the industry's best price, only $30 per line for a family of four with autopay. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch live Samsung Galaxy Note 9 launch live
- August 09, 2018

It's still largely similar to the Note 8's S Pen , and it works just as well too. At the battery end of things, the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 features a 4000mAh power pack. Samsung will release an SDK to open the new S Pen to developers. Samsung is about to launch its highly-anticipated Galaxy Note 9, the latest phone in its premium smartphone range. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A2 exclusive launch today; Here are features, price and more Xiaomi Mi A2 exclusive launch today; Here are features, price and more
- August 09, 2018

As per the India Standard Time (IST), Xiaomi Mi A2 is scheduled to be launched by 4pm today and you can catch all the action live with the Facebook live streaming of the product launch. Up front, there's a 20MP camera with Sony IMX376 sensor and Xiaomi's all new Super Pixel technology. The Xiaomi Mi A2 launched at a very attractive price of Rs.16,999 . (more...)
PUBG Corp. Reveal ‘Fix PUBG’ Campaign PUBG Corp. Reveal ‘Fix PUBG’ Campaign
- August 09, 2018

After determining what the issue was that caused the load times to suffer, the team said that a solution was being worked on and would be implemented in a hotfix. Fans and observers would say 6-12 months ago was the time to do something about it, before Fortnite arrived and ate PUBG's lunch (partly because PUBG, despite being the first big Battle Royale game, ran like trash), but it's better late than never, I guess. (more...)
Samsung Debuts 4TB Mobile Storage Options Samsung Debuts 4TB Mobile Storage Options
- August 08, 2018

Samsung has yet to reveal the all-import prices for the new devices. That charge is used to read information from a sensor, so it's much more hard to maintain performance over time. The new 4-bit Samsung 4TB SSD will be arriving sometime later this year with a 3-year warranty alongside 2TB and 1TB versions in the common 2.5-inch form factor. (more...)
Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video Google Pixel 3 XL Clearly White leaks in new unboxing video
- August 08, 2018

Now, due to numerous leaks , we have a solid idea of what the device will look like. The Android 9 Pie release is the proof in the proverbial pudding that Android as an operating system has hit its stride. This time we can see the display is on, which gives us a good look at the size of the display notch. You can see the full unboxing video over at Android Police . (more...)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Limited Edition Comes With A GameCube Controller Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Limited Edition Comes With A GameCube Controller
- August 08, 2018

Richter Belmont , Simon's descendant and echo fighter , is best known for his Castlevania: Symphony of the Night appearance (and excellent quotes). Along with the music options and Castlevania additions, Nintendo announced another new fighter: King K. Rool from the Donkey Kong franchise. (more...)
New Samsung Promo Teases Galaxy Note 9 Gaming Features New Samsung Promo Teases Galaxy Note 9 Gaming Features
- August 08, 2018

This probably isn't the ideal time to buy a Galaxy Note 8 since Samsung is just about to reveal its new Note series phablet , but there are probably a lot of customers who can't afford to purchase the new flagship at launch. Besides all the leaks, the Galaxy Note 9 has also been showcased in several teasers released by Samsung itself. But after digging around the Fortnite Mobile on Android installer APK, XDA Developers says the game could launch for the newly announced Galaxy Tab S4 ... (more...)
OpenAI Controlled Dota 2 Bots Demolish Team of Former Professional Players OpenAI Controlled Dota 2 Bots Demolish Team of Former Professional Players
- August 08, 2018

In the second game, however, humans showed a spark and conquered a tower but lost eventually. Valve's multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA ) video game, Dota 2 , is the latest example of that. Every member of Team Human were selected on the criteria of being within the 99th percentile of players, which makes sense considering that majority used to be active pro players. (more...)
The Fallout 76 beta won't be available on Steam The Fallout 76 beta won't be available on Steam
- August 07, 2018

In other words, the beta is going to be Fallout 76 - you're just going to be able to start early, and hopefully help the developer fix any problems that (will most likely) arise. Another interesting note in the beta FAQ is that if all goes according to plan the beta version will actually be the full game, and any progress you make in it will carry over into the release version. (more...)
AMD Announces Second-Gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs With Up to 32 Cores AMD Announces Second-Gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs With Up to 32 Cores
- August 07, 2018

AMD has leaked a performance benchmark for its imminent monster 32-core Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX processor , which shows it blazing past Intel's Core i9-7980XE flagship chip. At $899 (£695) it's cheaper than its 1950X's predecessor, despite now offering a is single-core boost speed of 4.4GHz - the highest of any Ryzen CPU and a 3.5GHz base clock. (more...)
Fortnite for Galaxy Tab S4 might be an exclusive release as well Fortnite for Galaxy Tab S4 might be an exclusive release as well
- August 07, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will also support DeX but the latest leak suggests that an HDMI cable and an adapter is sufficient for DeX to work. "The game has several checks in place such as for the mobile GPU, manufacturer, and model to decide whether the device should be allowed to run the game", XDA explains . (more...)
Mobile Essentials is yet another take on affordable unlimited plans
- August 06, 2018

T-Mobile revealed most of the details of Essentials , but the basics are that it's supposed to be a plan that only includes unlimited talk, text, and data. As for mobile hotspot use, that's also included, though not at the same sort of speeds as T-Mobile ONE customers might experience. A $5 24-hour Global Pass will give 512MB of up to 4G LTE data plus unlimited calling in Mexico, Canada, and other worldwide destinations. (more...)
Google Pixel 3 release date leaked ahead of battle with iPhone X Google Pixel 3 release date leaked ahead of battle with iPhone X
- August 06, 2018

Although the advert claims the phone is launching on October 4, it's not clear if this is simply the announcement of its existence or the actual on-sale date. Unfortunately, the Pixel 3 XL scored lower on the benchmark than other devices with the 845 , though this is likely to change between the production test unit and the final version of the device, so there's no need to fear just yet. (more...)
Fortnite: Gas Station, Soccer Pitch, & Stunt Mountain Treasure Location (Season 5) Fortnite: Gas Station, Soccer Pitch, & Stunt Mountain Treasure Location (Season 5)
- August 06, 2018

Season 5 also features bonus challenges that will net players specific items. You need to find 7 chests. There typically are a few different chests scattered amongst the scrap. You obtain this at level 27 in the Battle Pass and it will cause your character to swing his pickaxe like a golf club. You need to be logged in to post a comment. (more...)
Facebook deletes InfoWars pages Facebook deletes InfoWars pages
- August 06, 2018

In a statement to BuzzFeed , Apple confirmed it had also removed Jones' podcast for violating its guidelines on hate speech. Those have been pulled from the iTunes directory, making them no longer searchable or available for download or streaming. (more...)
Apple removing apps & in-app purchases from iTunes Affiliate Program Apple removing apps & in-app purchases from iTunes Affiliate Program
- August 06, 2018

Last year Apple reduced its affiliate partners' commission rates from 7% to 2.5% of the funds generated from iTunes-related purchases, including apps, but that will change October 1, 2018 when it plans to completely remove commissions for iOS and Mac apps and in-app content from the program. (more...)
TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus TSMC says third-quarter revenue hit by computer virus
- August 06, 2018

Mark Li, an analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, said in a report on Sunday technology giant Apple was one of the impacted customers but a swift recovery in the fourth quarter should keep the impact minimal. The chip manufacturer didn't specify what it was producing when this problem occurred, but given the timing it was nearly certainly the Apple A12 . (more...)
Hitman is a good get for Xbox Game Pass Hitman is a good get for Xbox Game Pass
- August 06, 2018

Its arrival should help allow those who haven't played IO Interactive's highly-acclaimed stealth game to catch up before the launch of Hitman 2 in November. Xbox Game Pass subscribers can fire up their Xbox One and download Season 1 of Hitman , The Escapists: The Walking Dead , and more for a total of seven titles this month. (more...)
Call Of Duty:Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Beta Can Now Be Preloaded Call Of Duty:Black Ops 4 Multiplayer Beta Can Now Be Preloaded
- August 06, 2018

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is priced at Rs. 4,499 on the PS4 and Xbox One . Timed nicely alongside the release of Ant-Man and the Wasp , everyone's the size of a toy soldier in this miniaturised warzone, which will be available first on PlayStation 4 (Activision hasn't specified when the map will arrive on PC and Xbox One ). (more...)
NES Classic Edition Was June's Top-Selling Hardware NES Classic Edition Was June's Top-Selling Hardware
- August 05, 2018

Make it so Nintendo. While the NES Classic is priced at $59 compared to more expensive current generation consoles, it's clearly still in demand 35 years after the original Nintendo Entertainment System debuted in 1983. It also (hopefully) suggests that a Nintendo 64 Classic, Gamecube Classic, and Game Boy Classic will happen eventually. The $60 mini console outsold the likes of Sony's PlayStation 4 and Microsoft's Xbox One - in addition to outselling Nintendo's own Switch and 3DS consoles ... (more...)
Xiaomi Qin1, Qin1s feature phones with realtime voice translation launched in China Xiaomi Qin1, Qin1s feature phones with realtime voice translation launched in China
- August 05, 2018

The key highlight of the phone is that it will come with an AI voice features for the real-time voice translation with about 17 different languages. On the front, the devices have a VGA camera . The Qin AI has no camera . It now appears that Xiaomi is christening the devices - Xiaomi Qin1 and Xiaomi Qin1s . (more...)
2 new BlackBerry smartphones arrive in India 2 new BlackBerry smartphones arrive in India
- August 05, 2018

Starting with BlackBerry Evolve , the initial testing revealed that the cameras do not look that promising. Optiemus Infracom , which makes BlackBerry phones for the Indian market, expects the brand to capture 10-12 per cent market share of the Rs 25,000-45,000 smartphone segment by the end of this year. (more...)
If you’re looking for love, Facebook Dating is on the way If you’re looking for love, Facebook Dating is on the way
- August 05, 2018

Right now, some of Facebook's staff in the United States are putting the app through its paces, though it's mainly to spot bugs and problems rather than set up any office romances, Facebook says. A couple of months ago Facebook announced at its F8 developer conference that it was developing a dating app. It'll need to prove itself out to top Tinder , now the most popular dating app going. (more...)
'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' Is A Hit, Could Turn Superhit 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' Is A Hit, Could Turn Superhit
- August 05, 2018

Mission: Impossible Fallout is out in theaters and PUBG Mobile has forged a collaboration with the movie that will surely pique some interest of fans. PUBG should have looked at how successful the Avengers and Fortnite cross-over was, in which Epic Games offered a special Thanos mode into their Battle Royale game. (more...)
Optus Mobile Services Interrupted Optus Mobile Services Interrupted
- August 05, 2018

As is usual, customers took to social media to vent their frustrations on the telco which last suffered an outage in the last week of June . Optus have said that they are aware of the outage and are working to resolve the problem. We apologise for any inconvenience'. Please turn your phone off and on again. Optus can confirm services were restored at 9:20am AEST and apologise to customers who experienced any inconvenience and thank them for their patience. (more...)