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Microsoft Announces Xbox Live for Android and iOS

Using the Xbox Live SDK that is being offered as part of the initiative will allow developers to use achievements, Gamerscore, "hero" stats, and other Xbox L...


Huawei P30 Pro passes by AnTuTu

As above, the worst part is that this isn't even the first time that Huawei has tried pulling this trick. During the concept of Blue, a British boyband, there...


Google Lookout uses AI to help visually-impaired people navigate the world

The Shopping mode allows visually-impaired users to head over to shopping malls or grocery stores and pointing the phone towards a product or its barcode will...


Google reportedly shifting employees away from tablet, laptop division

Affected employees have been instructed to seek temporary roles within other Google or Alphabet teams, raising questions about Google's future hardware plans. T...


Google Pixel 2 caught running Android Q

Most of us are expecting some kind of Android Q beta to kick off at Google IO 2019 , but before that happens, Google may be looking run a smaller-scale test....


Google celebrates 30th birth anniversary of World Wide Web with a doodle

Initially, Berners-Lee envisioned "a large hypertext database with typed links,"named "Mesh", to help his colleagues at CERN (a large nuclear physics laborato...


Sega Halts Sales of Judgement in Japan Following Actor's Cocaine Arrest

Japan has strict drug laws, and possession of cocaine can carry a sentence of up to seven years. The latest game from the team behind the long-running Yakuza/...


Ontario Banning Cellphones In Classrooms Starting In 2019-20 School Year

The formal announcement of the ban is expected in the near future. However, it will still be up to individual school boards and schools to determine how to en...


Advertisers locked out of Ads Manager amid Facebook's outage

Right now, news outlets aren't sure how you're getting to this article because Facebook drives so much traffic. Facebook took to Twitter to update users o...


Google releases first Android Q beta for Pixel phones

We've got Android Q beta up and running on our Pixel 3 XL . Speaking of control, Google's blog post today notes that Android Q gives users more con...


Facebook and Instagram down in the UAE and elsewhere in the world

Facebook and Instagram have been experiencing issues today. Estimates suggest the issue began around 1600 GMT. The site Down Detector reports issues al...


Google brings this much-needed new feature to Hangouts Chat

The most recent release of Allo , version 27, added an export feature so you can grab your chats and stash them safely for posterity. We've known for a whi...


Google's Gmail and Drive suffer global outages

According to Down Detector , Gmail and YouTube started seeing disruptions at 10PM ET on March 12. Hopefully, Google will quickly solve this issue. Affected...


Halo: The Master Chief Collection headed to Steam and including Halo: Reach

Our current plan is for this journey to begin with the launch of Halo: Reach - the fictional beginnings of Master Chief's saga - with the rest of the titl...


Spotify Premium Now Comes With Hulu for Free

Spotify's global head of premium business development Marc Hazan opened up about the venture: "Today is the first time that we're offering a Hulu plan to the ma...


Windows 10 will now automatically uninstall borked updates

A new support article shows that Microsoft plans to implement the opposite feature: a tool that automatically deletes (some) updates. The notifications won't ...


Apple says 'it's show time' March 25, TV service announcement expected

The invite includes a video that shows the Apple logo below the spotlight with a caption "Its show time". Apple notes that keeping your phone longer is good...


Google's video game controller has (potentially) been revealed early in patent filings

That said, there are two interesting buttons in the middle. While there isn't anything remarkable with the design, it does show that Google Assistant, or ...


Will Harry Potter: Wizards Unite be the next Pokemon Go?

In short, everything important to the wizarding world has been scattered, and-in accordance with the International Statute of Secrecy, a law created to protect ...


Apex Legends mods have already booted over 355000 players for cheating

As of today we've banned over 355K players on PC through Easy-Anti-Cheat. Twitter dataminers look to have unearthed a host of unreleased content now in develo...


Watch out, folks: Android Q could arrive later today

Last year, seven OEMs (apart from Google) offered to help Google test Android Pie on their devices: Essential Phone , Nokia 7 Plus , OnePlus 6 , Oppo R15 P...


Battlefield 5 Firestorm Battle Royale Gameplay Footage Shows Incredible Chaos

You can play in sols, duos, or squads, and the beginning of a game will see you drop from a plane to parachute into either the middle of nowhere, or at a locati...


Fitbit Launched Four New Fitness Bands that are Budget-Friendly

What the Versa Lite won't get, however, is the ability to track swimming laps, nor can it store or control music, making a little like a slightly stripped bac...


Apex Legends Has Surpassed 50 Million Players in One Month

The video ends with captions saying , "50 million players". "The Apex Games welcome all comers - survive long enough, and they call you a Legend ". It's rea...


Microsoft Releases Windows 10 19H1 Preview Build 18353

The company is now finalising its latest Windows 10 update , code-named "19H1" which is expected to reach the existing machines ahead of event leaving room for...


The Sinking City Delayed Until June 27th to Avoid Tough Competition

The reasons for the delay are explained as to release the game in a less crowded period and to offer players the best possible game experience. We only hope t...


Nintendo Labo goes VR with upcoming kit

The basic starter kit includes the VR goggles and blaster sets. The Labo certainly makes sense as a first step, but personally I'm one for instant gratifica...


[H]ardOCP: Cyberpunk 2077 Development "Is Far from Over"

CD Projekt Red has polished off a new Cyberpunk 2077 video, offering a general look at the development history of the project, from its brief teaser back in...


Champions of the Continent announced for smartphones — Octopath Traveler

One of the most well-received Switch games from past year was Square Enix's RPG Octopath Traveler . Conquerors of the Continent is expected to launch for...


Samsung's Galaxy S10 lineup can be purchased through the Microsoft Store

The S10 + is also available in 8GB/128GB and 8GB/512GB models, while the S10 is offered in 8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB versions and the S10e is available in 6GB/...


Apple might launch an AR headset next year

Requiring an iOS device to drive the glasses is a clever move. The Taiwan-based analyst says that the Cupertino company is very excited about the product and ...


Motorola foldable RAZR leak suggests an unexpected twist

A week later, we have a leak that lists several of the features Motorola has developed for foldable phones . Pricing is also a big unknown, but considering t...


Google Bolo Reading-Tutor App Launched in India, Now Available for Android

The best aspect about the Google Bolo app is that all the reading material is completely free. They have launched this app keeping in mind, about rural st...


New Samsung phones hit stores

The Galaxy "Fold" phone that was also introduced last month is not expected to be available until April 26th. The offer is also only available to new subscriber...


Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 with 'ultra-slim' case goes on sale today

However, they do get a better Redmi Note 7 Pro version that comes with a more powerful Snapdragon 675 and that unit comes with a 48MP + 5MP dual-camera setup....