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Final Fantasy 15 DLC Will Continue Through 2018 With Four New Episodes Final Fantasy 15 DLC Will Continue Through 2018 With Four New Episodes
- March 01, 2018

Square Enix had previously confirmed that it would be releasing the demo on February 26th and it has stuck to its word. There are also speech bubbles on the screen so you can play with the sound completely off, but you'll want to take in the dialogue and the typically strong soundtrack as much as possible. (more...)
Apple Plans on Releasing Upgraded Airpods in 2018 Apple Plans on Releasing Upgraded Airpods in 2018
- March 01, 2018

The AirPods , Apple's Bluetooth earphones which do away with wires between the two earpieces completely, have been a stand-out win for the Cupertino firm, and are still in high demand even a year after they first went on sale. According to Kuo, an addition of a new supplier suggests a massive surge in the earbuds production. While not mentioned, but these would wireless too and will possibly incorporate AirPods wireless chip. (more...)
Galaxy S9 Price Leaked, Pre-orders To Start On February 26 Galaxy S9 Price Leaked, Pre-orders To Start On February 26
- February 26, 2018

The front camera also sees an upgrade. Other things highlighted is the new dual sensor setup on the camera on the Galaxy S9 Plus , as well as the dust and water resistant capabilities. This year, Samsung blended the color of the screen with the bezeled edges to make it even more hard to notice the screen's edges. The Galaxy S9 comes with 4GB LPDDR4x RAM with 64GB, 128GB or 256GB storage options. (more...)
Chinese tycoon buys 10% of Daimler Chinese tycoon buys 10% of Daimler
- February 25, 2018

The German automaker announced the news in a regulatory filing on Friday. Bloomberg News first reported that Geely has become the single largest investor in the parent of Mercedes-Benz by building up a position of just under 10 per cent through purchases in the stock market in recent weeks. (more...)
Opera's data-saving app gets revived by Samsung as a Galaxy exclusive Opera's data-saving app gets revived by Samsung as a Galaxy exclusive
- February 25, 2018

Samsung Max supports the latest iteration of Samsung's unique and easy-to-use features, " Data Saving Mode " and 'Privacy Protection.' Samsung Max is replacing Opera Max - one of the largest mobile virtual private networks (VPNs) in the world - and now, its two key features are accessible to millions of more Samsung users. (more...)
Dropbox files for a $500 million IPO Dropbox files for a $500 million IPO
- February 24, 2018

The San Francisco-based Dropbox has been expected to go public since news reports surfaced previous year that it had retained Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan Chase to work on the offering , which the S-1 form appears to confirm. The company filed with an offering size of $500 million, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The service has 11 million paying users, but most of its more than 500 million users don't pay for the service. (more...)
Broken Apple devices seeking emergency assistance Broken Apple devices seeking emergency assistance
- February 24, 2018

But Sheriff's Department dispatchers say there are sometimes technicians or general fix or maintenance noises going on in the background. It's not like there are technicians calling saying they are being punished for having the gall to bring Android devices into an iOS-dominated workplace. (more...)
Apple working on AirPods update, claims report Apple working on AirPods update, claims report
- February 24, 2018

The update will also mean the headphones can "survive splashes of water and rain", but they do not claim to be entirely waterproof. The AirPower was inveiled alongside the iPhone 8 and iPhone X in September 2017, and can be used to charge iPhones, Apple Watches , and AirPods simultaneously. (more...)
Former Google employee suing over alleged wrongful firing Former Google employee suing over alleged wrongful firing
- February 24, 2018

This is the second time in recent months that Google has been hit with a discrimination lawsuit . Just days after James Damore was sacked, Qichen Zhang spoke to The Guardian explaining she quit Google because as a woman of colour felt isolated and embattled within the company. (more...)
Airbnb Plus Will Make Sure Your Rental Isn't a Dump Airbnb Plus Will Make Sure Your Rental Isn't a Dump
- February 23, 2018

Hoteliers and B&Bs have always been listing their rooms on the platform, but the company is adding extra search categories for users who are not looking to rent someone's home or room. Chesky said that in addition to those categories, Airbnb will be adding "thousands" of search categories, so that guests will be able to search for categories and amenities as varied and specific as Rustic, Balcony, Family Friendly, Near Zoo, Crib, etc. (more...)
How to Play Super Mario Odyssey's Balloon World How to Play Super Mario Odyssey's Balloon World
- February 23, 2018

Luigi's Balloon World doesn't seem to have such restrictions, with the only requirement listed being that the player has to find Luigi in each Kingdom. The colorful red guy can now dress up in all the new outfits the developers have designed for him and it is sure to make the game more addictive than it is already is, with these customization options. (more...)
The Final Countdown to Net Neutrality's Death Begins Today The Final Countdown to Net Neutrality's Death Begins Today
- February 23, 2018

Final or not, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said a petition filed Thursday afternoon is a declaration that he and almost two dozen of his counterparts in other states believe the rollback of net neutrality is illegal. "This agency has failed the American public", she said. It turned a blind eye to all kinds of corruption in our public record, from Russian intervention to fake comments to stolen identities in our files. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S9 AR Reveal Has Been Leaked Samsung's Galaxy S9 AR Reveal Has Been Leaked
- February 23, 2018

From the teaser, at least, it's safe to say that Samsung has kick-started promoting the Galaxy S9 in India well in advance. The report also points out that the device may support AI camera features along with scene recognition support, which is similar to what we have seen on the Huawei Mate 10. (more...)
Burnout Paradise Remastered Confirmed For PS4 And Xbox One! Burnout Paradise Remastered Confirmed For PS4 And Xbox One!
- February 23, 2018

Meanwhile, publisher Electronic Arts assured fans that a recent store listing for the game that mentioned "in-game purchases" was an error; there's no microtransactions whatsoever, so cool your jets. A spokesperson for the publisher made it known through the Polygon's pages that there is now nothing to announce regarding the arrival of Burnout Paradise on the Nintendo Switch. (more...)
Xbox One X and Xbox One S 1440p Support Coming Soon Xbox One X and Xbox One S 1440p Support Coming Soon
- February 22, 2018

The brand is usually associated with expensive shoes, but now the logo has been branded to make some fancy looking Xbox One X consoles. Now, due to the customs duty hike, it will set you back by Rs 48,490. They said: "RT for a chance to win an Xbox One X console inspired by the #AirJordan III". However, Xbox One and One S haven't had any support for 4K resolution games. (more...)
Samsung giving away free Gear IconX earphones for Note 8, S8 buyers Samsung giving away free Gear IconX earphones for Note 8, S8 buyers
- February 22, 2018

However, the recently leaked rumors reveal some details. We have had our fair share of leaks, renders , and rumours to get an nearly certain picture around Samsung's upcoming flagship phones. The Galaxy Note 8 made it worse with its dual rear cameras placed horizontally and the fingerprint scanner further towards the right. The primary sensor will be paired with an f/1.5 aperture lens and the secondary sensor will be coupled with an f/2.4 aperture lens. (more...)
Qualcomm announces new AI Engine for new and existing Snapdragon powered devices Qualcomm announces new AI Engine for new and existing Snapdragon powered devices
- February 22, 2018

Qualcomm's reference designs already supported some of the first wave of standalone VR devices from Google Daydream, Oculus and Vive. This rather smart approach should offer a more visually impressive VR experience with better performance while also saving overall power consumption. (more...)
Skiier Sofia Goggia wins Italy's third winter Olympics gold Skiier Sofia Goggia wins Italy's third winter Olympics gold
- February 22, 2018

Lindsey Vonn of the USA competes in women's downhill alpine skiing . That's always been her best event , the one in which she's produced 42 of her women's-record 81 World Cup race wins, including three in a row heading into the Olympics. (more...)
Here's What Windows 10 on ARM Can't Do Here's What Windows 10 on ARM Can't Do
- February 21, 2018

The current Windows Insider programme that we know today was not a random thought, it was well planned and sort of complement "Windows as Service" model. Windows 10 on ARM can run x86 apps, but it can't use x86 drivers. Games which use anticheat mechanisms will not work either. The Windows Hypervisor Platform is not supported on ARM . (more...)
Mega Man Collection 1 + 2 coming to Switch in May Mega Man Collection 1 + 2 coming to Switch in May
- February 20, 2018

Capcom has revealed the release date for Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 + 2 on Nintendo Switch . It's shaping up to be a good year for Mega Man fans, with the impending release of Mega Man 11 scheduled for later this year. The collections may be purchased as separate digital downloads through the Nintendo eShop or as a package through retailers. (It's important to note that Mega Man 10 and Mega Man X are different titles and not to be confused with one another.) A Challenge ... (more...)
Google Tez introduces faster and simpler payments supporting over 80 billers Google Tez introduces faster and simpler payments supporting over 80 billers
- February 20, 2018

The company added, "Today's rollout of bill payments on Tez comes with an exciting new offer. There, you'll be able to view all past payments grouped by biller, as well as manage bills from multiple accounts". User can pay electricity bills, gas bills, landline bills, and postpaid mobile bills. Google said in a blog post, "Paying your bills could be much simpler - and could save you a lot of time". (more...)
RIP, Android Pay: Google replaces beloved mobile payment system RIP, Android Pay: Google replaces beloved mobile payment system
- February 20, 2018

The Google app for Android and iOS has undergone several changes in the last few months. If you live in the US or the United Kingdom, you'll be able to use it to send and request money within the next few months. Google Pay's new Home tab gives you the info you need, right when you need it. See your recent purchases, find nearby stores, enjoy easy access to rewards, and get helpful tips. (more...)
Latest Moss PSVR Trailer Revealed, Release Date Announced Latest Moss PSVR Trailer Revealed, Release Date Announced
- February 20, 2018

To celebrate this announcement, Polyrac also released the Moss launch trailer which provides a glimpse of Quill's story, more gameplay, and some of the fantastic places to travel with her. As the reader of a magical storybook, you guide Quill the mouse through a fantasy world by poking, pointing and playing with the environment. Well, young Padawan, the camera is controlled by your actual head via the PlayStation VR headset. (more...)
All you need to know about Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ All you need to know about Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+
- February 20, 2018

Both the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + will come with IP68 level water and dust resistance meaning a good half hour underwater should do them no harm. The sensor will come with variable aperture which goes from f/1.5 to f/2.4. The camera features will be optical image stabilizer, laser and dual-pixel autofocus. (more...)
System Shock Remaster Put on 'Hiatus' System Shock Remaster Put on 'Hiatus'
- February 18, 2018

Kick's announcement doesn't go into specific details on the problems Nightdive is facing, but it does reveal that the development process may have been growing out of control. As the budget grew, we began a long series of conversations with potential publishing partners. While it's not explicitly stated, it's likely that this means fans won't get their hands on the System Shock remake in 2018 as previously announced. (more...)