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UK Gambling Commission warns ½ million children involved in video game gambling

Skins, or special items in "skin" betting, are video game virtual items than can be collected over the course of the gameplay and modify the appearance of the p...


Overwatch's "Winter Wonderland" event begins today

There's never a better time to work on your cosmetic game. The latest action being taken is a change in how players report these bad eggs - or rather, what happ...


Netflix calls out 53 people who are binge-watching 'A Christmas Prince'

Many other reactions were lighter, with several people taking the opportunity to say that Netflix itself was hurting them - either by pulling their favorite sho...


Google Brings Augmented Reality Stickers App to Pixel & Pixel 2 Devices

And yes, you can select various popular characters from " Star Wars: The Last Jedi ", like BB-8, a stormtrooper, or a porg. The owners of Pixel phones runni...


Kesha, Macklemore tour sets date for Jones Beach Theater show

Tickets for "The Adventures of Kesha and Macklemore Tour ", which will feature songs from their solo albums and their collaboration " Good Old Days " from Mac...


Google Home Max Officially Launches for $399

A listing in late November suggested that the Home Max would be released on December 11, and that appears to have been quite accurate. Inside you'll find a...


Apple Lists Scam Ethereum Wallet in its App Store

Select Make available for pre-order, choose a date to release your app for download , then click Save in the upper-right corner. Prior to this change, the dyna...


Google Home Mini Gets Back Touch Controls, After Privacy Concerns

In short, all the tools will quickly get this functionality. Now one can play or pause by a long press at the sides of the Home Mini and the same if with the ...


Apple to launch new iPhones with bigger display and better battery life

Apple is said to go with L-shaped battery design for iPhone 6.5-inch and 5.8-inch OLED models of 2018, while the 6.1-inch LCD variant of iPhone could pack the ...


Steelers Players Honoring Ryan Shazier With Custom Cleats

Some Steelers will be honoring linebacker Ryan Shazier by wearing custom cleats in Pittsburgh's game against Baltimore on Sunday. ESPN also reported t...


Facebook Launched a "Walled Garden" for Kids

Facebook in turn began rolling out Messenger Kids on Monday, "a standalone app that lives on kids' tablets or smartphones but can be controlled from a parent'...


Exodus Trailer Released at The Game Awards — Intense New Metro

Inspired by the novels of Dmitry Glukhovsky, Metro Exodus continues Artyom's story in the greatest Metro adventure yet. Will Metro Exodus have a littl...


Soulcalibur 6 announced, coming in 2018

Mitsurugi and Sophitia have been confirmed to return via the announcement trailer, while a new character with a dual-sword staff has been teased nearer its end....


Galaxy Note 8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Available Early

This update, which is rolling out now, adds HD Voice Calling support for customers on the network. According to the Googler, this feature is not exclusive to An...


YouTube to launch a music streaming service in March...again

However, the race never seems to stop as new contenders are pacing up to be part of the industry. YouTube has finally made up their mind and they're going t...


Google Lets you Ask Questions From your Favorite Celebs About Them

Thanks to this new "feature", Mr. Ferrell himself will now provide the answer via a selfie video, all within Google Search. Google says that the feature i...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Reveals First Gameplay of Desert Map Miramar

As the gameplay trailer revealed, there are a ton of hills, factories, townships and villages in the PUBG Miramar desert map. PlayerUnknown's Battlegroun...


Glassdoor reveals rankings for best places to work in 2018

When reviewing a company, employees are asked for an overall rating as well as feedback on career opportunities, compensation and benefits, culture and manageme...


Overwatch Winter Wonderland Goes on a 5v1 Yeti Hunt

As usual, legendary skins will make an appearance. There will be plenty of new skins too, and Kaplan specifically hints at skins for Hanzo, Junkrat, and Roadhog...


Amazon Prime Video begins rolling out to the tvOS app store

Prime Video has been available for some time on iPhones and iPads, however it had never been available on any of Apple's streaming TV boxes. The app release sho...


20-Year-Old Florida Man Responsible For Massive Uber Hack

The unnamed hacker was paid $100,000 by Uber to destroy all the data he'd nicked back in October 2016 , according to sources talking to Reuters , and was paid...


Airtel ₹349 and ₹549 prepaid plans revised, here's what has changed

Airtel V-Fiber Wi-Fi Plans: Airtel , which was the leading telecom operator in the country now makes it tougher and aggressive to dethrone Reliance Jio's di...


Instagram Creates New Feature to Fight Animal Abuse

Only then can you see posts, learn more or cancel the operation. On Monday, the popular photo-sharing platform announced that anyone searching for those posts...


Google will rescue bike-riders caught in traffic jams

For users in India, though, soon to be followed by other countries, there is a fifth option: two-wheeler mode. India is the fourth largest motorcycle riding nat...


Batten down the hatches: Met Éireann issue warning to 7 counties

While you're here. Why not watch the latest JOE Show with stars of Irish comedy Nowhere Fast Alison Spittle and Clare Monnelly! High winds are expected earl...


Google blocks YouTube access on Amazon Echo, Fire TV devices

Amazon and Google are not getting along right now, and that rocky relationship has resulted in YouTube being pulled from Amazon Echo Show and Fire TV d...


Apple now sells an unlocked, SIM-free version of the iPhone X

Prefer a regional carrier, an MVNO, or virtually an other option? The phone sold out as soon preorders started on October 27th, and many people struggled to f...


Qualcomm confirms receiving Broadcom's board nominees

These nominees are inherently conflicted given Broadcom's desire to acquire Qualcomm in a manner that dramatically undervalues Qualcomm to Broadcom's be...


Apple Pay Cash Integration

Apple released an update, iOS 11 .2, to fix the glitch. Just about two weeks removed since the release of iOS 11.1.1 - an update which finally fixed that...


Next year's flagships may use Samsung's new 512GB internal flash storage

Although most flagships stop at 128 GB these days, the tech giant continues its push in this market by starting to manufacture the first 512 GB eUFS embedded ...


Lamborghini Wants in on the School Run SUV Market

Its new front-mounted 4.0L twin-turbo V8-the first turbo engine in a Lamborghini-delivers 650 hp at 6,000 rpm and 627 lb-ft of torque at 2,250 rpm. Styling is...


Go play… inside? Facebook debuts Messenger Kids

Facebook Messenger kids launched is the free app which is aimed at kids under 13, who can't yet have their own accounts under Facebook's rules, though they can...


Toys R Us confirms plans to shut at least 26 United Kingdom stores

Mr Knights said the firm had instigated a company voluntary arrangement (CVA), which enables a company to agree a plan to pay the money it owes while continuing...


Qualcomm makes the Snapdragon 845 processor official

The main USP of the device is the promise of all-day computing. The HP ENVY x2 combines the best of Windows and with the smartphone freedom. Regarding o...


Today's Google Doodle Celebrates 50 Years of Kids Coding

Logo allowed children to program and control the movements of a turtle and also provided them with the opportunity to explore ideas in maths and science. Google...