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Agents of Mayhem launches on August 15
- April 04, 2017

In the new trailer, you'll get a look at the agents and a bit of gameplay, as well as some nods to The A-Team and Knight Rider . Control a group of unique and diverse Super Agents to cause mayhem in the open world of Seoul, and stop the evil plots of the nefarious forces of LEGION. (more...)
Android Nougat 7.1.2 Begins Hitting Devices Android Nougat 7.1.2 Begins Hitting Devices
- April 04, 2017

Google will release the 7.1.2 version to Pixel and Pixel XL devices starting April 3. However, there are rumors of the update to bring in changes on devices such as Nexus 6 and Google PixeL. We have been expecting the Android Nougat 7.1.2 update within the next day, so this news is not that surprising, although it is exciting to see it is finally here. (more...)
Spider-Man: Homecoming Costume Gadgets Revealed Spider-Man: Homecoming Costume Gadgets Revealed
- April 04, 2017

There's some small cause for doubt, given that Penagos isn't directly involved with Marvel's games division. We'll also see what he did right after that, hanging around in Europe... He specifically mentioned Spider-Man PS4. Homecoming is going to be out this month, and it was a collaborative effort between Marvel and Sony, we can assume that the PS4 Exclusive Spider-Man game will be inspired by the film. (more...)
Arkham VR Coming to Oculus Rift, HTC Vive This Month Arkham VR Coming to Oculus Rift, HTC Vive This Month
- April 04, 2017

Batman Arkham VR was released previous year but was a timed exclusive for the PlayStation VR (PSVR) until March 31, 2017. It's also much shorter than previous Arkham games; a story that most players will finish in two or three hours. The game will be available starting April 25th. "Enter a virtual reality world where you must think like Batman and utilize his legendary gadgets, unraveling a plot that threatens the lives of his closest allies", reads the official description. (more...)
Google Maps marks April Fools' Day with map-eating Ms Pac-Man Google Maps marks April Fools' Day with map-eating Ms Pac-Man
- April 02, 2017

Luckily for you, Ms. Pac-Man zips straight through Lombard with no troubles at all. Just swipe to begin and then swipe to indicate which direction you want her to turn, and forget about getting anything done for the next few hours. Pac-Man. Located at the lower left of Maps on the browser, right next to Earth, you ought to be able to check out an image of Ms. Pac Man that will read "Insert Coin". (more...)
Twitter is Finally Killing It's Default Egg Profile Pics Twitter is Finally Killing It's Default Egg Profile Pics
- April 02, 2017

This was one of three reasons Twitter has made a decision to refresh its default avatar, the first time it has done so since 2010. Nevertheless, Twitter stated that they desired to evade a silhouette with a round head shape, as it connotes with masculinity. (more...)
Nintendo Releases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Patch to Improve Framerate Nintendo Releases Zelda: Breath of the Wild Patch to Improve Framerate
- April 01, 2017

Given Breath of the Wild's known framerate problems, however, fans immediately assumed Nintendo had taken steps to stabilize the game and got to investigating. Luckily, Nintendo issued an update last night that fixes these issues. This lone note does not explain what has been adjusted or how; it just makes a vague promise that the patch provides a better gaming experience. (more...)
China factory index hits 5-year high as economy gains steam China factory index hits 5-year high as economy gains steam
- April 01, 2017

In parallel, an equivalent survey for the non-manufacturing side of the Chinese economy showed activity bolted ahead during the same month, with the headline printing at 55.1, up from 54.2 in the month before. The reading was stronger than the 51.6 that economists had expected and the highest since April 2012. Yesterday, Trump predicted on Twitter the meeting would be "very difficult", adding: "We can no longer have massive trade deficits... (more...)
'Destiny 2' - 'Rally the Troops' Worldwide Reveal Trailer 'Destiny 2' - 'Rally the Troops' Worldwide Reveal Trailer
- March 31, 2017

This led us to a decision that would enable us to serve both the game and the player's best interests: Destiny 1 power, possessions, and Eververse-related items and currency will not carry forward. With Destiny 2 officially revealed , it's hard not to get wrapped up in all of excitement that the new trailer invokes. If you pre-order the game on any of the platforms, you gain access to the beta. (more...)
'Gwent' PS4 Technical Beta Will Be Open To The Public This Weekend 'Gwent' PS4 Technical Beta Will Be Open To The Public This Weekend
- March 31, 2017

CD Projekt is now working on two new titles, Cyberpunk 2077 and Gwent: The Witcher Card Game, and spent 56 million PLN ($14.2 million) in 2016 financing projects in progress. Overall, CD Projekt reported 584 million PLN (£119.1 million) in sales revenues, with 251 million PLN (£51.2 million) of that net profit for the company in 2016, leading to the CDP Group posting positive cash flow of 204 million PLN (£41.6 million). (more...)
SpaceX set to reuse its' Falcon 9 rocket in world first launch
- March 31, 2017

EDT, the launch window opens for this booster rocket to make its second flight to space . The SES-10 satellite will provide television broadcast and telecommunication services to Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. (more...)
Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies Twitter eases 140-character limit in replies
- March 31, 2017

Even after Twitter did this, the conversational experience was far from ideal. "It's now easier to follow a conversation, so you can focus on what a discussion is about, and who is having it". Now, the firm has finally added usernames to this list as well, allowing users to squeeze more text into their tweets. Twitter users will now have more space to have conversations and exchanges thanks to the loosening of the 140 character limit. (more...)
Apple releases macOS 10.12.4 to the public with NightShift for Mac
- March 30, 2017

You'll notice a yellowish cast on the screen. Studies have shown that exposure to bright blue light in the evening can affect your circadian rhythms and make it harder to fall asleep. The default is 10 p.m.to 7 a.m. Second, you can choose a custom time interval, that applies to every day of the week. If this is still much of a hassle to the user, the best way to activate Night Shift is by asking Siri to do so. (more...)
Mafia 3 Free Demo and Faster, Baby! DLC Available Today Mafia 3 Free Demo and Faster, Baby! DLC Available Today
- March 29, 2017

Faster, Baby! revolves around Lincoln as he joins forces with Roxy Laveau, a sister-in-arms so as to take down a corrupt sheriff terrorizing Civil Rights activists. Madia III is available now on PS4, Xbox One and PC. This DLC is available on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, so download this demo now, and experience this new story line. (more...)
Andy Rubin teases first smartphone from Essential Products Andy Rubin teases first smartphone from Essential Products
- March 28, 2017

The image was posted through a Tweet from Rubin that said, "I'm really excited about how this is shaping up", and that he is "Eager to get it in more people's hands". The device's display could be pressure-sensitive like the newest iPhones', whereas in terms of materials we'll see a metal frame and a ceramic back. The firm will focus on creating smartphones, and other consumer hardware. (more...)
The Galaxy S8 Could Move the Needle for Samsung
- March 28, 2017

Samsung Electronics has established three principles to ensure that Galaxy Note 7 devices are recycled and processed in an environmentally-friendly manner. Life is just way too boring these days! It is compatible with Galaxy S7 series, S6 series and Note 5. It's always high stakes for the companies, but the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S8 on Wednesday, and the anniversary edition of the iPhone later this year, could be the most important smartphone launches ever for both companies. (more...)
Tesla angled for a SEX model line-up Tesla angled for a SEX model line-up
- March 26, 2017

To be clear, we are talking about automated driving (not fully autonomous driving) where the driver has a legal obligation to keep hands on the wheel at all times. Not much can be ascertained from the video other than Tesla has drivable Model 3 cars seemingly roaming the streets somewhere. Tesla had said the recess was to allow it to boost capacity of its existing paint shop for the sake of the groundwork for the Model 3 plus other general maintenance. (more...)
Electronics Ban Raises Questions at European Commission Electronics Ban Raises Questions at European Commission
- March 26, 2017

Britain announced similar restrictions. Royal Jordanian has been using its Twitter account to both keep passengers informed as well as satirize the White House's move to limit and ban travel from various Muslim-majority countries. But don't worry, because Royal Jordanian Airlines, cynically sensing a marketing opportunity, has come up with a list of 12 things travellers can do on a flight instead, now that they can't busy themselves with their laptops. (more...)
OnePlus rolls out OxygenOS 3.5.8 for OnePlus 2, still Marshmallow OnePlus rolls out OxygenOS 3.5.8 for OnePlus 2, still Marshmallow
- March 25, 2017

However, with this latest announcement, looks like you will not have to spend a ludicrous amount of money on these phones because both OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T users will be able to summon the assistant at will. On OnePlus' official Twitter account, the following status has been uploaded. You can use it to fetch information, find directions, make reservations, play your music, and lots, lots more. (more...)
YouTube is facing a full-scale advertising boycott over hate speech
- March 25, 2017

U.S. company Verizon has taken similar action, stating it will not advertise with Google until the company can guarantee incidents like this will not happen again. Even though YouTube parent Google has taken steps to protect advertisers from appearing near inappropriate content, Whittaker notes, "There are so many videos being uploaded every day that it is going to be very hard to police all of them and undoubtedly there are going to be things that slip through". (more...)
How LaVar Ball and LeBron James became embroiled in DAD BEEF
- March 24, 2017

It's not about me having his kids name in my mouth, I'm not anxious about his family. It seems like more outlets are piling on the personality by the day, but that isn't going to stop these moments from happening. However, when asked about LaVar's eldest son Lonzo Ball, James had nothing bad to say. "But keep my family out of this". Whether it is hiring a group of representatives, a highly reputable public relations team, or a psychologist for their father, the Ball brothers need to do ... (more...)
Apple launches iPhone 7 Red to help fight AIDS
- March 24, 2017

As The Verge notes , the white parts certainly look odd partnered with such a deep red color. Many have agreed that black does indeed look better with red than white. While the country has made impressive strides in fighting the disease - China's adult prevalence of HIV is now less than 0.1 percent- the government has failed to stop the spread of infections among gay men in China and worldwide aid agencies and some media organizations have called AIDS a "looming" epidemic in the ... (more...)
The Kardashian-Jenners Are Taking 'Crazy' Security Precautions After Robbery The Kardashian-Jenners Are Taking 'Crazy' Security Precautions After Robbery
- March 24, 2017

Can Kim-Kanye tandem create magic for her? "But he came up the front stairs, and all I heard were his feet stomping up stairs", she recounted to mom Kris and sister Kourtney. Keeping Up With the Kardashians has finally caught up with the part of Kim Kardashian's timeline that refers to her terrifying experience of being held up at gunpoint in Paris a year ago. (more...)
Hackers Threaten to Wipe 559M Apple Accounts Hackers Threaten to Wipe 559M Apple Accounts
- March 24, 2017

Fortune has learned that Apple believes that the data claimed to be from the breach came from third-party sources that may have been compromised. Speaking to Fortune , a spokesperson for the company said, "There have not been any breaches in any of Apple's systems including iCloud and Apple ID". (more...)
Siri prank has iPhone users holding up emergency lines Siri prank has iPhone users holding up emergency lines
- March 24, 2017

Saying, "Hey Siri, 108" will prompt Siri to contact emergency services. "If 9-1-1 operators are trying to answer these calls, that means that a real emergency call might not be answered as quickly as it needs to be answered", the police department warned. (more...)