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Fallout 76 beta date confirmed: Bethesda reveal October plans for release

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Here's the full post from Bethesda, which reads: "Hi everyone, Popping in to say that it's been very fun seeing everyone's discussion on Fallout 76 and what your hopes and thoughts are about the game". The community administrator added that things are still changing and being iterated on so they can't really answer everyone's questions about the game just yet. Read More »

Microsoft's "CHEAPER" "Cloud-Based" Xbox Two Console LEAKS

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The information comes from Thurrott , which previously leaked the Scarlett codename. The downside of this is that it since more hardware is needed locally, it will raise the price of the streaming box but it will still cost significantly less than what we are accustomed to paying for a new-generation console which should help expand the platform's reach. Read More »

Samsung India sold over 20 lakh Galaxy J8, J6 smartphones

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We've known since the start of the year that Samsung's long-fabled folding smartphone would be arriving in the imminent future, and in accordance with rumours people have taken to calling it the Galaxy X. This includes the placement of camera modules. This is Samsung's answer to Apple's multi-device wireless charging mat that isn't on sale yet. Another interesting claim made is that the base model, which previously had 64GB of internal storage, will now have 128GB onboard. Read More »

Fortnite Slurp Juice is Getting Buffed in v5.10 Content Update

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Therefore, if you had 90 points of health when you drink a Slurp Juice, the extra 15 points that you would have otherwise lost would be applied to your shield. Here, you'll be able to tackle specially introduced new challenges and other tasks - all with the end-game of unlocking new items for your character. Read More »

Xiaomi Pocophone F1 to be one of Europe's cheapest Snapdragon 845 phones

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The smartphones are expected to be priced between ₹14,000 to ₹18,000. While not much has changed from the Mi A1 to the Mi A2, there are still a few things that the company has made a decision to differently with the latter. If there's one noticeable difference from the Mi 6X , it's that there's an extra storage option at 32GB. The Mi A2 lite is expected to run the same Android One platform with a notched 5.84-inch Full HD+ display. Read More »

Uber suspends driver Jason Gargac after he livestreamed passengers

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The 32-year-old ride-hailing driver built a following on the live-streaming video platform by taking advantage of Missouri's one-party consent laws, which means his broadcasts are actually legal. In total, Gargac streamed more than 700 rides with passengers including children. Gargac himself is openly judgmental about the women he picks up, commenting to his viewers about their appearances before they get in his auto and making remarks after he drops them off. Read More »

New Mega Man 11 Screenshots Confirm Touchman and New Weapon Blazing Torch

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Further complicating things are heavily forested areas, preventing even the faintest moonlight from shining through and making platforms impossible to see. Torch Man is surprisingly nimble, showing that he's not just a disciple of fire, but a "Torch-jutsu" martial arts master as well! Capcom's Mega Man 11 videogame producer Kazuhiro Tsuchiya, DHX Studios Vice President Logan McPherson, and Fully Charged executive producers and story editors Joe Casey and Steven T. Read More »

If It’s Up to Todd Howard, Morrowind Will Never be Remastered

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Talking with GamesIndustry International , marketing VP Pete Hines has discussed one of the other things that'll make Fallout 76 so different in comparison with the other Fallout games out there: the lack of NPC. I think Andy reflects how I feel when he bills NV the most authentic 3D Fallout game . In terms of expansion of the company, the Battlecry Studios in Austin, Texas was also renamed and launched as Bethesda Game Studios Austin. Read More »

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Getting Breath Of The Wild Cycle

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It's the second big Mario Kart 8 Deluxe update in a matter of weeks. Currently, there's no word on if more characters, such as Donkey Kong or Dry Bones, will be added in the future. In other Mario Kart news, Nintendo announced a partnership with Mattel today to release Mario Kart Hot Wheels-you can see them here. Of course, Link is already in Mario Kart 8 Deluxe . Read More »

Trump slams European Union over $5 billion fine on Google

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Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai has set his company in this direction - toward artificial intelligence services that reach consumers everywhere. It ruled, too, that Google broke the law by forcing manufacturers that took its apps to commit to not selling devices that use altered versions of Android. Read More »

Special Operation 2 for Ghost Recon Wildlands Goes Live Next Week

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Meanwhile, the PvP Ghost War mode will get new maps, one of which boasts a snowy mountain setting. Of course, Ubisoft is also offering a variety of new maps, classes, and other goodies for the PvP Ghost War mode. Ubisoft went on to tease a few surprises, saying that a special new PvE mission is still slated to be revealed soon. The victory screen is returning, letting the winning team show off in style. Read More »

You can now sign-up for the PS4 update 6.00 beta test

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You'll then have until July 27th in order to get your registration in. For reference, the most recent PlayStation 4 update , update 5.5, added a number of interesting new features to the console's interface and menus. Will you be signing up for the firmware 6 .00 beta test? What could the big update be about? The page for Europe hasn't been refreshed yet, but we're sure this will catch up very soon. Read More »

Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter team up for Data Transfer Project

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Even today, if you want to switch from one online service to another, there's no easy way to do it. "The Project is in its early stages, and we hope more organisations and experts will get involved", he added. "Just imagine being able to transfer your biometric data or location history from a service like Google Maps to Foursquare, or your Microsoft Account". Read More »

$200 Black Ops 4 Collector's Edition revealed at Comic-Con

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Each year, Activision comes out with a new Call of Duty video game. " Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 " launches with three zombies modes, the game's multiplayer, and a battle royale mode. You also get a 1,000-piece puzzle featuring art from the entire Zombies experience dating back to its beginning in 2008, along with Issue #1 of the Black Ops 4 Zombies Dark House Comic from Dark Horse that dives into deeper detail on the backstory of the Black Ops 4 Zombies characters. Read More »

Suzuki Motorcycle to invest ₹600 crore in its second India plant

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Suzuki claims the body mounted windscreen fixed at the front is functional and it reduces the wind blast. The Suzuki Burgman Street features a bold and aggressive European style design with a muscular front apron. The scooter also has a fuel tank capacity of 10.5-litres. The Suzuki Burgman Street shares styling with the Suzuki Burgman 650 maxi-scooter. Powering the two-wheeler is the Access 125-sourced 124.3cc motor producing 8.7hp at 7,500rpm and 10.2Nm of torque at 5,000rpm. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S Lineup Could Be Merged With Note Series

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We're less than a month away from the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 , but while it will probably be a good phone and a great seller, it could also be the last handset to carry the Note name, as Samsung is reportedly considering merging the Note and S ranges. Read More »

Loon's first commercial internet balloon deal is in Kenya

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CEO of Loon , Alastair Westgart, said: " Loon's mission is to connect people everywhere by inventing and integrating audacious technologies". The only problem is that most internet access is driven not by satellites, but by deep sea cables, so we do wonder if there will be sufficient bandwidth unless loads more internet ready satellites are launched into space complete with very clever routers. Read More »

Future VR headsets will connect over a single USB-C cable

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Whereas the VirtualLink cable will be capable of providing a USB 3.1 channel, 4 HBR3 DisplayPort lanes with high speed, and about 27 Watts of power. VirtualLink might not have happened if all those major VR players hadn't banded together. It's basically a nod to the future as VR headsets become more capable and demanding. Read More »

Fortnite Birthday Celebration Offers Bonus Rewards And Challenges, Here's When

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It was a few days later that Playground mode returned to Fortnite , and now Epic has delivered an update on just went wrong with that launch. Basically, each node in the matchmaking groups has a list of dedicated, available servers. To fix the problem, Epic says that it split Playground matchmaking into its own service cluster so that its problems wouldn't affect matchmaking for other modes. Read More »

Mobile Tops OpenSignal Download Ratings as All Four Carriers Gain Speed

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T-Mobile is making a couple of changes to its global roaming data pass pricing to compete against Verizons. T-Mobile and Verizon , in particular, eclipsed the 20 Mbps threshold in 4G download speeds for the first time. T-Mobile led with an average 4G download speed of 21.6 Mbps, followed by Verizon at 20.6 Mbps, AT&T at 15.1 Mbps and Sprint at 14.5 Mbps. AT&T and Sprint came in third and fourth place, respectively. Read More »

Submarine cables at risk from sea water, boffins warn. Wait, what?

We don't have 50 years'. Most of this infrastructure is buried and often runs parallel to highways and coastlines. The most at-risk stretches of cable were unsurprisingly those already close to sea level, meaning the slight increases predicted for the next few years will be enough to cover them. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 specs now official as phone gets announced

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Xiaomi slaps on a 6.9-inch 2160×1080 Full HD+ screen. There's also a 2.5D curved glass covering the display. It is powered by 1.8GHz Octa-Core Snapdragon 636 processor with Adreno 509 GPU backed up be 4GB/6GB RAM and 64GB/128GB storage with 128GB expandable memory. Read More »

Google Fined RM20.3 Billion By EU Over Abuse Of Android OS

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Sundar Pichai, Google's CEO, has defended the company's decision to bundle the apps with the operating system, stating in a blog post , that Android users were free to remove any pre-installed apps. Google also reportedly forces smartphone makers to integrate its own apps to their phones , should they wish to offer the Google Play Store on them. Read More »

"All-new Xbox hardware", 25 games coming to Gamescom next month

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In the time since Major Nelson's article went live, however, Microsoft has updated it to say that it will have " new Xbox One bundles and accessories" to show during that episode of Inside Xbox . Apart from that, Microsoft will have the annual Xbox FanFest on Thursday, August 23. After all, gamers love surprise announcements, and there are a ton of games Xbox could potentially demo at the show, plus rumored features like mod support . Read More »

Mobile increases worldwide coverage, launches high-speed data pass

Simple Global began with North America, but expanded to Europe and South America back in late 2015. Calls are billed per minute but at lower rates in supported countries. T-Mobile says it will permit a maximum of two passes being purchased every 24 hours. While you're traveling with the Simple Global plan, which is included with T-Mobile One plans, you get unlimited texting and unlimited 2G data. Read More »

Nokia 6.1 Plus could launch around August in the Indian market

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HMD Global unveiled the Nokia X5 smartphone in China moments ago. The phone comes in two variants with 3GB/4GB of RAM and it's expected to launch as Nokia 5.1 Plus in India and other countries very soon. Optics include a 13-megapixel rear main sensor with f/2.0 aperture and a 5-megapixel secondary lens. For selfies, there is an 8MP front camera with f/2.2 aperture, and AI-based beauty and portrait modes. Read More »

Behold: all five generations of Toyota Supra

Thus far, we've known Toyota plans to drop a BMW-sourced inline-6 under the hood of the new Supra . The new Toyota Supra will be available for purchase in the first half of 2019. Tada told R&T that not only will the four-cylinder Supra be lighter with "better weight distribution", it'll be cheaper. All mentioned variants will be mated to ZF's eight-speed autobox, of course. Read More »

World of Warcraft Drops Paid Expansions for a Subscription-Only Model

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It's a slightly better deal for new players, though given how cheap the Battle Chest would go on sale it may end up being slightly more expensive for some. That's six expansions of lore-drenched adventures, no matter if you're aligned with the Alliance or the Horde (the Horde is clearly the correct choice). Read More »