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The OnePlus 6 is now on sale! The OnePlus 6 is now on sale!
- June 18, 2018

The pop-up events that are taking place across India are at the following venues - High Street Phoenix in Mumbai, DLF Place Saket, Delhi, South City Mall in Kolkata, The Forum Vijaya in Chennai, OnePlus Experience Store, Brigade Road, in Bengaluru. (more...)
Bannon Says Trump Doesn't Have to `Justify' Border Separations Bannon Says Trump Doesn't Have to `Justify' Border Separations
- June 18, 2018

Bannon said . Democrats are being forced to get creative in protesting the Trump Administration's new " zero tolerance " stance toward immigration , as they are outnumbered legislatively in the House. Sessions has repeatedly touted the policy and it's necessity in appearance around the country and in interviews . Republicans in Congress and the administration have leaned on a 1997 court settlement regarding the treatment of immigrant children in federal custody for legal justification. (more...)
Apple to close iPhone security loophole used by police Apple to close iPhone security loophole used by police
- June 17, 2018

Last November, the Federal Bureau of Investigation did not seek Apple's help in cracking open the locked iPhone of Devin Kelley, who shot and killed 26 people in a Sutherland Springs, Texas church, in the critical first 48 hours after recovery. (more...)
A World Cup in United States is huge win for Fox A World Cup in United States is huge win for Fox
- June 16, 2018

The NBCUniversal unit, which has Spanish-language rights to the 2018 and 2022 World Cups across the USA, said it sold out the advertising across its broadcast and digital properties. The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off today in Russian Federation. Notably, the JioTV app also offers live cricket, so enthusiasts can also live-stream the ongoing Test match between India and Afghanistan. (more...)
Resident Evil 2 Game Remake Arriving in January 2019 Resident Evil 2 Game Remake Arriving in January 2019
- June 15, 2018

Gamespot has uploaded a almost 20-minute, uncut gameplay video for Resident Evil 2 that gives us a much better idea of what kind of gameplay to expect from this remake. In Resident Evil 2 , the classic action, tense exploration, and puzzle solving gameplay that defined the Resident Evil series returns. It's a rare time for zombie hunters, I reckon, because the Resident Evil 4 HD Project mod now also has a launch date: July 13, 2018. (more...)
Vivo Selects Knowles SmartMic in New Flagship Vivo Selects Knowles SmartMic in New Flagship "vivo NEX" AI Smartphone
- June 15, 2018

To further reduce the bezels, NEX adopts Vivo's 3rd generation In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Technology that has improved in both accuracy and speed, following its successes with the X20UD and X21. The 4,000 mAh battery is sure to carry you throughout the day and the Android 8 .1 Oreo-based Funtouch OS 4.0 isn't an old version either. The company is expected to announce the prices and more details about the availability of the smartphone during the event in China. (more...)
Net neutrality rule ends Monday Net neutrality rule ends Monday
- June 14, 2018

The way the internet is regulated in the USA is about to change. A fierce debate has surrounded the concept of net neutrality . Internet service providers are required only to publish information about how they manage their networks. He also lauded his agency passing power to the Federal Trade Commission for enforcement actions. "The Senate has voted to overturn the FCC order that killed off net neutrality", Doyle said. (more...)
Jade returns in new Beyond Good & Evil 2 trailer Jade returns in new Beyond Good & Evil 2 trailer
- June 14, 2018

At this point, the ship gets attacked by a huge vessel and boarded by a samurai sword-wielding Jade, yes Jade the main protagonist from the first game. The new trailer opens in space, zooming in on an ice ring circling a planet where a somewhat dumpy-looking frigate is parked. Also, here's an official description of Beyond Good & Evil 2 and what fans of the series can expect from it. (more...)
CDPR outs Cyberpunk 2077 as a 'first-person RPG'
- June 14, 2018

You play a character called V, a hired gun. In a world where you have no future, what matters is that you control who you are. Unfortunately, there's still no date to look forward to for the release of Cyberpunk 2077 . Finally, Cyberpunk 2077 will feature a unique dialogue system. Night City - in between SF and LA (fictional city). With such an open-world experience to offer, we're going t obe spending a lot of time with the protagonist. (more...)
Square Enix E3 Showcase Roundup Square Enix E3 Showcase Roundup
- June 14, 2018

Upon the game's release, players can expect to see Rico working his way through a blizzard, a sandstorm, and other highly unsafe weather conditions. This action sequence was the world's introduction to a new game called The Quiet Man . Square Enix showed off a chunk of gameplay from the upcoming Tomb Raider game, showing Lara Croft pulling off a whole bunch of deadly and creative stealth assassinations. (more...)
Hollow Knight coming to Nintendo Switch today Hollow Knight coming to Nintendo Switch today
- June 13, 2018

The game's battle royale mode, which has taken the world by storm, will now be playable on the Nintendo hybrid console. For those keeping score, Fortnite is now available for the PC, macOS, Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and iOS. But, now horrified parents have come forward to tell how their daughter became hooked to the game and would play up to 10 hours straight. This effectively means that players on the Switch will not have access to any of the progress or cosmetic items they may have ... (more...)
New Spider-Man Gameplay Trailer Brings the Baddies New Spider-Man Gameplay Trailer Brings the Baddies
- June 13, 2018

The newest gameplay trailer for Insomniac's upcoming Spider-Man expanded on the cast of villains players will be going up against. Set to be released exclusively on the PlayStation 4 on 7 September, Marvel's Spider-Man looks to be a pretty darn good game. (more...)
Microsoft building a game streaming service Microsoft building a game streaming service
- June 13, 2018

Considering how much effort Microsoft has put into backward compatibility, I would expect the Scarlett devices to support current gen games but offer more advanced features and align possibly with Microsoft's upcoming game-streaming services. (more...)
Smash Series Amiibo Announced For New Ultimate Playable Characters Smash Series Amiibo Announced For New Ultimate Playable Characters
- June 13, 2018

Like on other platforms, gamers on Switch will be able to play against their counterparts on other consoles, as well as the PC (although Sony is blocking cross-platform play with PS4 owners). Fire Emblem: Three Houses has the same turn-based combat as other games in the series, but it looks much nicer on the Switch. It's due in Spring 2019. (more...)
Here's Why IHOP Is Changing Its Name to IHOb (for Now) Here's Why IHOP Is Changing Its Name to IHOb (for Now)
- June 13, 2018

Some people correctly predicted it would stand for burgers, but many others on Twitter and Facebook thought the B would stand for breakfast or bacon. IHOb's revamped menu features seven different specialty steakburgers: The Jalepeno Kick, Cowboy BBQ , Classic with Bacon, Mega Monster , Mushroom & Swiss, Big Brunch and The Classic . (more...)
Apple doesn't want you mining bitcoin on your iPhone Apple doesn't want you mining bitcoin on your iPhone
- June 12, 2018

The rules appear to be an attempt to nip any kind of "crypto-jacking", an increasingly common scam that hijacks a small portion of a users' device to mine cryptocurrency without them realizing. Earlier in the year, Apple removed Calendar 2 from the Mac App Store because the app would offer mining cryptocurrency on devices in exchange for premium features. (more...)
Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game starring BJ’s twin daughters Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op game starring BJ’s twin daughters
- June 12, 2018

In addition to Wolfenstein: Youngblood , a sequel to Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus that's set in the 1980s, Bethesda will release a standalone VR game called Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot . Of course, you can also play solo if that suits your fancy. We're getting more Wolfenstein , which is good because killing Nazis is a wonderful thing. (more...)
E3 2018: Electronic Arts Gave More Details On Anthem And Battlefield V E3 2018: Electronic Arts Gave More Details On Anthem And Battlefield V
- June 12, 2018

In other Star Wars news, Respawn came on stage to announce their next game. The game will allow players to personalize their Javelins. Star Wars fans can look forward to a new game plus some more content for Star Wars: Battlefront II . (more...)
Watch 8 Minutes Of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gameplay Watch 8 Minutes Of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gameplay
- June 12, 2018

One mission instructs you to destroy Athenian war supplies and destroy weapon racks to reduce the "Nation Power" of the Athenians. You'll be able to fly around in an Arwing as Fox himself. From the video footage, we can tell the game will have explorable underwater locations along with the potential for naval battles. Ubisoft has unveiled Assassin's Creed Odyssey , the latest installment in the Assassin's Creed franchise. (more...)
Kingdom Hearts III E3 2018 Square Enix Showcase trailer
- June 12, 2018

Despite the Luminary being on the receiving end of a monologue about how harsh their life has been so far - and then taking part in a battle against the undead - it's all quite strangely celebratory. The Quiet Man is a weird pitch but a new IP, which I will always approve of. The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit , a new game in the Life is unusual universe, and the Xbox version of Nier: Automata were also announced yesterday, stripping today's presentations of any real excitement. (more...)
E3 2018: Babylon’s Fall Revealed for 2019, From Developer Platinum Games
- June 12, 2018

It's been a while since Square Enix has used E3 for any major announcements, but they're going all-in this year, started with a pre-recorded livestream featuring their current line-up. The official website does mention it will be digital only, which does seemingly confirm it won't be $60, but rather $30 or anything below. More information was promised in August, which perhaps means Gamescom. (more...)
The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit Revealed (And It's Free!) The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit Revealed (And It's Free!)
- June 12, 2018

In a blog spot from Dontnod, the studio detailed that Captain Spirit will be a "self-contained" narrative experience in the Life is unusual series, and will specifically "give you glimpse [sic] into Life is odd 2's brand new story...but only if you're clever enough to piece the clues together!" You don't have to have owned any other Life Is Strange games; you don't have to pre-order the sequel - you can just download it. (more...)
‘Halo Infinite’ Revealed In Trailer at E3 With Master Chief ‘Halo Infinite’ Revealed In Trailer at E3 With Master Chief
- June 11, 2018

The biggest being Gears of War 5 which has us return to the world of Sera. No exact details on any of them, but it's good to see them treating their biggest properties with forward thinking. Cyberpunk 2077 rounded off the show, though as the PS4 is the better selling console, you'd have to expect that more people will play the game on there rather than on Microsoft's hardware. (more...)
The Elder Scrolls Online is getting Wolfhunter and Murkmire expansions this year The Elder Scrolls Online is getting Wolfhunter and Murkmire expansions this year
- June 11, 2018

Released previous year for mobile and PC, The Elder Scrolls: Legends brought a new way to experience the lore of The Elder Scrolls series. You can also fight other players in "Arena, ' a gamemode harking back to the original Elder Scrolls title ". (more...)
EA took a 'deep dive' into Anthem with three of its developers
- June 11, 2018

After years of shifting release windows, EA has given Anthem an official release date: February 22, 2019. We'll be live blogging EA Play in about a half hour and will keep eagle eyes out to see if the leak is true! "I would say a majority of the people at BioWare are working on Anthem , but we do have people who are figuring out what a next Dragon Age would look like". (more...)