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Red Dead Online player count revealed and other new details Red Dead Online player count revealed and other new details
- November 27, 2018

Friday, November 30: All players who own Red Dead Redemption 2 . November 29, 2018: Anyone who played Red Dead Redemption 2 between October 26-29, 2018 will have access to Red Dead Online . Then, on the 28th November, the beta will open up to everyone who bought and played the game at launch, on the 26th October. Starting tomorrow, the online mode will start rolling out in order to not repeat the mistakes made on GTA Online's release. (more...)
Influencers Beware, Instagram Is Going After Fake Followers & Paid-For Likes Influencers Beware, Instagram Is Going After Fake Followers & Paid-For Likes
- November 21, 2018

Instagram on Monday said it'll begin removing fake likes, follows and comments from accounts that use third-party apps to boost their popularity on the platform. Now is the time to keep an eye on your favorite Instagram accounts to see if they'll get a sudden drop in followers, exposing their wretched ways! As a result, they're asked to change their password regardless to revoke access. (more...)
Newly launched iPad Pro can seemingly bend and break very easily Newly launched iPad Pro can seemingly bend and break very easily
- November 21, 2018

Essentially the sapphire glass lens cover is no better than covering the lens with the glass used on the front of the iPad. Most consumers won't be trying to bend their tablets, and it goes without saying that you should protect it at all costs if you spend the money to add a new iPad Pro to your collection. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A9 with Quad Rear Cameras launched in India for ₹36,990 Samsung Galaxy A9 with Quad Rear Cameras launched in India for ₹36,990
- November 21, 2018

A new story out of Korea which focuses on the supply chain of next-gen OLED display components reveals an interesting detail about the three phones, echoing some of the earlier rumors that suggested not all of the devices will have curved "edge" displays. (more...)
Target Will Have Spider-Man And A PS4 For $299 Target Will Have Spider-Man And A PS4 For $299
- November 20, 2018

They're also matching other retailers by dropping Spider-Man to $39 and Shadow of the Tomb Raider to $49. All versions of the Xbox One console (including the Xbox One X ) have received discounts. Controllers have gotten a bit pricier this generation, but if you find yourself playing with friends often, now is the best time to pick one up. This year seems to have surprisingly few exclusive deals, with gaming products from Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo carrying almost identical ... (more...)
Disc-less Xbox One to be released in 2019 Disc-less Xbox One to be released in 2019
- November 18, 2018

Players will be able to take their discs into participating retailers (including Microsoft Stores) and trade them in for a "digital entitlement" that can be applied to their Xbox Live account. While there isn't an official confirmation from Microsoft on this information just yet, the report details that the console is slated to release in 2019 and will not allow users to insert discs into the console. (more...)
SpaceX Wins FCC Approval to Deploy 7,518 Satellites for Broadband Communications SpaceX Wins FCC Approval to Deploy 7,518 Satellites for Broadband Communications
- November 18, 2018

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has two test satellites aloft, and it earlier won permission for a separate set of 4,425 satellites - which like the 7,518 satellites authorized Thursday are created to provide broadband communications. In November 2018, the FCC approved the requests of four companies-Space Exploration Holdings, LLC ( SpaceX ), Kepler Communications, Inc. "It is a problem that's getting magnified in low Earth orbit by the proliferation" of small satellites. (more...)
Pokemon Let’s Go: Easiest Way To Get Kanto Region Starters Pokemon Let’s Go: Easiest Way To Get Kanto Region Starters
- November 18, 2018

There are a grand total of 18 different Pokemon that can be mounted and ridden in both Pokemon Let's Go Eevee and Pikachu. Then scroll down and tap Nintendo Switch, and then Connect to Nintendo Switch. Bulbasaur, Charmander and Squirtle are easier to capture on Pokemon Go . Players can also obtain Pikachu and Eevee hats for their player avatar via the in-game store. (more...)
Microsoft Re-Releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update, Outlines Rigorous QC Regimen Microsoft Re-Releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update, Outlines Rigorous QC Regimen
- November 15, 2018

This is as far as the October 2018 Update got the last time out, before Microsoft hit the pause button. Specifically, Microsoft is slowing down the normal process by which Windows 10 forces users to update to the newest version. Windows director of program management for servicing and delivery John Cable outlined in a blog post how the company is working to improve Windows 10's quality. (more...)
Google's 'Night Sight' Photo Mode Rolling Out to Pixel Phones Today Google's 'Night Sight' Photo Mode Rolling Out to Pixel Phones Today
- November 15, 2018

But starting today, one of those missing additions, Night Sight , is finally rolling out to Pixel 3 owners, and after having the chance to test it out for a few days, I can safely say Google's sophisticated camera feature was worth the wait. (more...)
NetEase Stock Jumps 2% on Updated CCB Rating, Partnership with Blizzard NetEase Stock Jumps 2% on Updated CCB Rating, Partnership with Blizzard
- November 08, 2018

Boom, all not-so-goodwill from the mobile game erased. Are you a huge fan of the Diablo franchise, and if so, which was your favorite game to play? Adham touched on the backlash and how fans were expecting either Diablo 4 or a remake of the either Diablo or Diablo 2. (more...)
Samsung to Launch Foldable Phone in 2019 Samsung to Launch Foldable Phone in 2019
- November 08, 2018

That said, Denison said Samsung expects to begin mass production of the device 'in the coming months'. The keynote speech at Samsung's Developer Conference has just finished, and on stage the company finally unveiled the foldable phone we've been hearing about for so long. (more...)
IPhone XR isn't selling as well as Apple anticipated, production reportedly cut IPhone XR isn't selling as well as Apple anticipated, production reportedly cut
- November 07, 2018

Its cheaper build materials, colorful design, and emphasis on core features are in stark contrast with the luxury-minded Apple iPhone XS and XS Max . Apple planned to sell 20 million of these two during this quarter, but that number has now jumped to 25 million. Apple also stoked worries about iPhone sales last week when it said that beginning this quarter, it will no longer break down unit sales for iPhones , iPads and Macs. (more...)
Destiny 2 Is Now Free on PC Until November 18th Destiny 2 Is Now Free on PC Until November 18th
- November 05, 2018

Getting the game is super easy easy as well. " Bungie is giving all Destiny 2 players the opportunity to try out Gambit, the popular new mode introduced in this year's expansion, Destiny 2 : Forsaken ". There's no free access to Destiny 2 for console players, sadly. The free offering celebrates the game's first anniversary on PC and apparently record-breaking launch for Activision . (more...)
Diablo Immortal Announced by Blizzard - The Action-RPG Goes Mobile Diablo Immortal Announced by Blizzard - The Action-RPG Goes Mobile
- November 04, 2018

Skarn intends to gather the fragments of the corrupted Worldstone and use them to resurrect Diablo . Blizzard games tend to have a certain quality to them and Immortal looks to be no different with its great graphics, multiplayer compatibility, and multi-class system. (more...)
Apple iPad Pro 2018: Six Key Features That Make It Different Apple iPad Pro 2018: Six Key Features That Make It Different
- November 02, 2018

But Apple's new iPad Pro , which was announced on Tuesday, has a processor that's almost as fast as high-end laptops, according to an early Geekbench score , which tests processor speeds. Apple has revised prices of iMac Pro with Retina Display by up to Rs 49,900. The scores reveal an astonishing fact that iPad Pro 2018 delivers performance similar to 2018 MacBook Pro! The technology first appeared on the MacBook Pro line-up in 2015 and had been "overdue" on the Air range, says The ... (more...)
IOS 12.1 update released by Apple IOS 12.1 update released by Apple
- November 01, 2018

Speaking of the camera, the update to iOS 12.1 also includes a fix for a bug many refer to as Beautygate, which was resulting in overly smoothed selfies taken with the iPhone XS and iPhone XR . It also adds more characters to the keyboard that will better represent global users, including new emoji for moon cake, red gift envelope and Nazar amulet. (more...)
Apple Announces the New MacBook Air Apple Announces the New MacBook Air
- October 31, 2018

The once-popular MacBook Air was last updated in early 2015 with Intel's fifth-generation Core chips and graphics. The no. 1 feature customers asked for in a MacBook Air and have received in this version is a retina display , Lagrove said. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 is the biggest entertainment launch of 2018 Red Dead Redemption 2 is the biggest entertainment launch of 2018
- October 31, 2018

The critically acclaimed cowboy caper pulled in an eye-watering $ 725 million globally in its first three days on sale across PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . "The important part for investors is how this game now looks poised to generate high margin revenue for the next four or five years". Baird's Colin Sebastian said the initial sales results raises the likelihood Take-Two will beat his Red Dead Redemption 2 unit estimates for fiscal 2019, according to a note sent to clients on Tuesday. (more...)
OnePlus 6T official with in-screen fingerprint scanner, Android Pie OnePlus 6T official with in-screen fingerprint scanner, Android Pie
- October 31, 2018

Although the OnePlus 6T has suffered - or benefited from, depending on you look at it - multiple leaks to date, we're now getting some new and interesting information about the device from OnePlus's rescheduled hardware announcement. OnePlus is just one of the many smartphone vendors out there committed to launching 5G smartphones next year. The notch has become smaller, the fingerprint sensor has disappeared from the back and has been integrated into the display, and the headphone jack ... (more...)
'Red Dead Redemption 2' Videos And Cowboys Have Taken Over Twitter 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Videos And Cowboys Have Taken Over Twitter
- October 29, 2018

Rockstar has confirmed it plans to launch the Red Dead Redemption 2 online beta in November 2018. Once you've entered the code you can then use it again later as it will be saved. A growing beard on your character that you need to shave? All the upgrades will cost you around $600. This feature doesn't exactly equate to "fast travel", but lets you ride between waypoints while you take a break from the controller. (more...)
The iPhone XR Goes on Sale Today The iPhone XR Goes on Sale Today
- October 28, 2018

The iPhone XR hits stores on Friday, and everybody is flipping out about it being the most affordable new iPhone . The iPhone XR went on sale today around the world and it is considered one of the best value iPhones. Customers can pick up the new Apple smartphone in White, Black, Blue, Coral, Red and Yellow. The top of the display is in Nokia, in which the TruePath camera system has got a place. (more...)
How Long Does Red Dead Redemption 2 Take To Install? How Long Does Red Dead Redemption 2 Take To Install?
- October 27, 2018

These come in the form of codes, and once redeemed, you can collect them in game. A day before release, that has been already noticed first on Twitch. This is the War Horse you've been looking for. For everyone who has been considering buying a Xbox One X, that's a one vote to "yes, you should". To redeem the Nuevo Paraiso Gunslinger outfit in Red Dead Redemption 2 , simply head to your Wardrobe (it's a chest at the base of your bed in camp, and can be accessed from Chapter 2 onwards). (more...)
Guide: Red Dead Redemption 2 - How Long Does It Take to Beat? Guide: Red Dead Redemption 2 - How Long Does It Take to Beat?
- October 26, 2018

Except, technically, you have four choices when you also consider the PlayStation 4 Pro and the Xbox One X. And according to Digital Foundry , you should absolutely consider running Red Dead Redemption 2 on one of these higher-powered mid-cycle consoles. (more...)
Google makes it easier to clear your recent Search activity Google makes it easier to clear your recent Search activity
- October 25, 2018

You'll also be able to control if you want Google to store your web and voice data. Under the new overhaul, users can immediately access their Google search settings by simply heading to the "Settings" tab in their Google search and clicking " Your data in Search ". (more...)
Watch the Red Dead Redemption 2 launch trailer Watch the Red Dead Redemption 2 launch trailer
- October 20, 2018

Except the video then goes on to show how many more acts might be undertaken, and even Arthur expresses frustration at the 23-second mark, saying there is always another train. Instead, many are expecting copies to arrive a week or so later. Been living under a rock and not sure what Red Dead Redemption 2 is all about? Act fast and you can take advantage to dead eye target a few Red Dead Redemption 2 discounts. (more...)
The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases The Best Google Pixel 3 XL Cases
- October 19, 2018

Along with this, the customers will also get free Netflix subscription for 3 months, 100GB data per month, free Amazon Prime subscription for 1 year and free Airtel Secure subscription. The 64GB variant of the Google Pixel 3 can be purchased at a down payment of Rs 17,000 amd EMI for 18 months at Rs 3,499 per month. Hopefully its partnership with Samsung proves to be a lucrative one, as many have already praised the crisp colour over the blue hue found on the Pixel 3's predecessor. (more...)
YouTube hit by global outage, company says fixing issues soon YouTube hit by global outage, company says fixing issues soon
- October 19, 2018

Most of the world's Internet users lost access to YouTube for half an hour on Sunday causing a mini-meltdown and alarming users. The issue has now been resolved. Users took to social media to confirm that their location was also experiencing the same access issues. "Thanks for sticking with us". The outage apparently began at 9 p.m. (more...)
Fortnite 6.1 drops new Quadcrasher and BR tournaments Fortnite 6.1 drops new Quadcrasher and BR tournaments
- October 18, 2018

Nobody likes a cheater", Epic Games said in its lawsuit, filed in the Eastern District of North Carolina. There will be a series of tournaments each with their own date and times, where players begin with a blank slate over and over again. (more...)
USA judge approves SEC settlement with Musk USA judge approves SEC settlement with Musk
- October 17, 2018

However, Mr. Musk refuted the claims of FT's report stating that they were not true but refusing to comment any further. And because it's Musk, he also tweeted about it. The SEC filed charges against Musk on September 27, just hours after reports said Musk had rejected an initial settlement offer from the agency. "Just want to that the Shortseller Enrichment Commission is doing incredible work", Musk, a frequent critic of the investors who have bet against the company, wrote. (more...)
Google to charge phone vendors for its Android apps in Europe Google to charge phone vendors for its Android apps in Europe
- October 17, 2018

The tech giant will charge smartphone makers a licensing fee for using its popular Google Play app store and also allow them to use rival versions of its Android mobile operating system to comply with an European Union antitrust order. (more...)
A PS4 Messaging Hack is Bricking Consoles A PS4 Messaging Hack is Bricking Consoles
- October 15, 2018

Reddit user ThatPissedOffDude said: "This just happened to me during Rocket League". The message can come at any time to your system and can be sent by anyone, at this point in time the only protection if you haven't had the message sent to you is to make sure your messages are set to private. (more...)
Hutchison Drei Austria to sell Samsung Galaxy A9 on an exclusive basis Hutchison Drei Austria to sell Samsung Galaxy A9 on an exclusive basis
- October 14, 2018

The image also shows that there is no Notch on the display . You can find a curve at the edges of A9's rear including a square fingerprint sensor mounted in the middle, being the element that introduces the Galaxy A9 in the mid-range phones category. (more...)
Google drops out of Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud competition Google drops out of Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud competition
- October 12, 2018

Military to issues with Google slowly losing public trust. According to its statement to Bloomberg, Google will no longer compete for the contract, which is estimated to be worth $10 billion , because the contract does not align with the company's principles on how artificial intelligence (AI) should be used. (more...)
PSN ID Name Change Option Confirmed For PS4, Here's How It Works PSN ID Name Change Option Confirmed For PS4, Here's How It Works
- October 11, 2018

Subsequent name changes will cost money, with it being $4.99 for PlayStation Plus members and $9.99 for everyone else. Gamers who are signed up for the PlayStation Preview Program will have access to name changes in November of this year, but regular users will have to wait until early 2019. (more...)
Hands On With the Google Home Hub Smart Display Hands On With the Google Home Hub Smart Display
- October 10, 2018

Google demonstrated how much better the Pixel 3 holds up next to the iPhone XS , and it's absolutely impressive. Since the mute button turns off both the camera and microphone, that's not an option unless you want your Echo devices to ignore your voice commands as well. (more...)
Google exposed user data, feared repercussions of disclosing to public
- October 10, 2018

And an internal memo noted that while there wasn't any evidence of misuse on behalf of developers, there wasn't a way to know for sure whether any misuse took place. Allegations of the improper use of data for 87 million Facebook users by Cambridge Analytica , which was hired by President Trump's 2016 USA election campaign, has hurt the shares of the world's biggest social network and prompted multiple investigations in the United States and Europe. (more...)
Google says social network bug exposed private data Google says social network bug exposed private data
- October 09, 2018

The Wall Street Journal separately reported Monday that Google executives delayed announcing problems with Google+ because of concerns about its reputation and the danger of sparking new pushes for regulation. This privacy breach, in addition to dwindling user numbers and engagement, has prompted the search giant to shutter the consumer side of Google+. Several policies Google introduced on Monday are created to curb the data accessible to developers offering mobile apps on the Google ... (more...)
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL magazine advert leaked before launch Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL magazine advert leaked before launch
- October 09, 2018

The phone has 12.2 megapixels Rea camera and 8 megapixels dual front camera with a super-wide secondary front camera. What can we expect on Pixel Slate? Although, there's a high chance Google will focus more on Android 9 Pie-specific features . (more...)
Microsoft Announces October 2018 Update for Windows 10 IoT Microsoft Announces October 2018 Update for Windows 10 IoT
- October 05, 2018

And, hey, maybe you'll learn something new that you can incorporate into your daily routine. This update is another move by Microsoft to position Android devices as the flawless mobile companions to Windows 10 desktops and laptops. The bad news is that it may take technical assistance to recreate your profile and retrieve the user files if you're not tech savvy. Cloud Clipboard works a bit like Timeline , only this time, it allows you to copy and paste stuff you find on one Windows ... (more...)