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Doom 2's final secret revealed after 24 years Doom 2's final secret revealed after 24 years
- September 03, 2018

Especially old video game secrets. Maybe even a decade? That said, one player has discovered a brand-new secret in the latter game, 24 years after it first released. So you would never get inside the teleporter sector to trigger the secret. In other words, there are plenty of games over the years that have come and gone that don't possess the same community, and somewhere in these games are secrets that may never be discovered, ever. (more...)
Open Beta 1 for the OnePlus 6 brings Android 9.0 Pie Open Beta 1 for the OnePlus 6 brings Android 9.0 Pie
- September 03, 2018

The forum link describes known issues with the software package, including certain applications not functioning as expected, Google Pay not working and the Google Play Store showing a message stating that the device is not certified by Google. (more...)
Apple seen to unveil new iPhone models on Sept. 12 Apple seen to unveil new iPhone models on Sept. 12
- September 03, 2018

Apple fans can't wait to see the next-generation products Apple is set to unveil at 2018's "fall event", which happens to take place each year in late summer. As great as the new Apple Watch Series 4 looks, many Apple fans still find themselves wishing for a round version of the Apple Watch . As everyone would have expected the major highlight of the new iPhone SE 2 will be its small and compact form factor. (more...)
Huawei teases EMUI 9.0 based on Android Pie Huawei teases EMUI 9.0 based on Android Pie
- September 03, 2018

Huawei announced today that it has sold 10 million units total between the P20 Pro and the standard P20. The tweet carries an image that highlights the presence of the 7nm Kirin 980 SoC that is equipped with artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities and comes along with a Mali-G76 GPU. (more...)
Microsoft Plans Revamp for Android, iOS and Web Versions of Skype Microsoft Plans Revamp for Android, iOS and Web Versions of Skype
- September 03, 2018

The new Skype design is available with the latest update to version 8.29 for Android, iOS, OS X, Linux, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 operating systems. That, however, was met with backlash from users who loved the original Skype app too much. Microsoft is still aware that its desktop app needs to change if it wants to remain relevant, otherwise it'll end up feeling as archaic and clunky as enterprise programmes like WebEx. (more...)
Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Review - Traditional Monster Hunting Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate Review - Traditional Monster Hunting
- September 03, 2018

Hunting Styles and Hunting Arts were introduced in Generations Ultimate , another tool for newer players to take advantage of. You've likely already played Monster Hunter Generations on 3DS and earlier games in the series, and all you need to know about Generations Ultimate is if it plays well and is worth jumping into if you've already gone through Generations . (more...)
The original Valkyria Chronicles is heading to Western Switches next month The original Valkyria Chronicles is heading to Western Switches next month
- September 03, 2018

At Sega's PAX West 2018 panel, the company confirmed the game will be released in the Americas and Europe on October 16, 2018. According to video game news website Game Informer , Sega stated that its release of Valkyria Chronicles on Switch is not officially the Valkyria Chronicles Remastered game released for PlayStation 4 earlier this year. (more...)
Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL show up on FCC Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL show up on FCC
- September 03, 2018

Lyft is a ride-sharing company similar to Uber, though operates only in the U.S. and Canada, and while taking a ride in one their phone was left behind. The final dates are still not confirmed but we hope to see the new devices soon. The device itself appears to have been kept in a case to help disguise its identity, but, clearly, that didn't work out as planned. (more...)
Someone Finally Managed To 100% Doom 2's Infamous MAP15
- September 03, 2018

The secret is out now, and Romero is thrilled. It only took 24 years and a little bit of luck to get here. But as Romero explained on Twitter, you are making now not enter this secret sector within the occasion you contact it by standard ability, "so that you just may perhaps never obtain interior the teleporter sector to living off the key". (more...)
Fortnite Summer Skirmish: Schedule for PAX West Battle Royale finale
- September 03, 2018

After a prolonged day of competitors on Friday, August 31, 33 gamers advanced, with Crew Liquid's 72hrs within the top attach.FaZe Clan's most up-to-date addition, Nate Hill, qualified within the sixth attach, while Rise Nation's Jamal "Whea7s" Lee, previously a legit Name of Accountability participant, snagged his attach with 11th space. (more...)
Sprint Unlimited Premium plan offers 50GB hotspot data and Amazon Prime Sprint Unlimited Premium plan offers 50GB hotspot data and Amazon Prime
- September 03, 2018

No other carrier comes close. "It's the best value in the industry today". The new Unlimited Premium plan offers unlimited talk, text, and data. Sprint on Friday announced Unlimited Premium , which it calls a "VIP platinum-style wireless plan". (more...)
Xbox Game Pass Adds Halo, Quantum Break In September Xbox Game Pass Adds Halo, Quantum Break In September
- September 03, 2018

The Master Chief Collection , which before the whole lot launched in 2014, is ideal Halo equipment ever released. Alongside being newly-enhanced for Xbox One X , the game's latest update brings major improvements to gameplay and stability. (more...)
Fortnite Week 8 - Search between 3 different oversized seats guide Fortnite Week 8 - Search between 3 different oversized seats guide
- September 03, 2018

Finally, this week's multi-stage challenge sends you to multiple locations to get eliminations. We are a whopping eight weeks into Fortnite Season 5, and there are new challenges out! This should be an easy one you'll complete just through play. (more...)
Twitter testing status indicators and threaded conversations Twitter testing status indicators and threaded conversations
- September 02, 2018

We've been playing with some rough features to make it feel more conversational here". There is no indication that Twitter plans on doing anything more than floating these two new features like a trial balloon, to see which way the wind is blowing. (more...)
IFA 2018: Huawei introduces Alexa backed ‘AI Cube’ smart speaker IFA 2018: Huawei introduces Alexa backed ‘AI Cube’ smart speaker
- September 02, 2018

There is a new smart speaker in town. However, glancing at the AI Cube's spec sheet, it doesn't look like the speaker works with any LTE bands used by USA cellular providers. VQ, British makers of retro-styled radios, is hoping to stand out from the saturated smart speaker market by implementing Alexa in its long-standing Hepburn design. (more...)
Motorola Announces Android One Devices: Motorola One and Motorola One Power Motorola Announces Android One Devices: Motorola One and Motorola One Power
- September 02, 2018

So what if you want a good phone but don't want to spend a lot ... "The One Power is the larger sibling with a display upgraded to 6.2" and Full HD resolution, a better processor , and a much larger battery . For imaging, there is a dual rear camera module with a 13MP primary sensor and a 2MP secondary sensor with f/2.0 and f/2.4 aperture respectively. (more...)
Google announces multilingual support for Assistant Google announces multilingual support for Assistant
- September 02, 2018

Google Assistant keeps gaining support for more languages including Danish, Dutch, Hindi, Indonesian, Norwegian, Swedish, and Thai over the past couple of months. It runs two separate monolingual speech recognition systems simultaneously, so that it's always ready to interpret and act upon user commands in milliseconds, regardless of language. (more...)
No more Office 365 install limits starting October 2 No more Office 365 install limits starting October 2
- September 02, 2018

We're also integrating the Home subscription more deeply into the Microsoft family service, so your subscription will automatically be shared with the people you've set up as members of your family. To do that, visit the Microsoft account installs page via your browser. The difference between Office 365 Home and Personal will continue to be the number of people who can sign into the devices. (more...)
Usage of Android Oreo climbs in Google's latest distribution report Usage of Android Oreo climbs in Google's latest distribution report
- September 02, 2018

When you study these figures, you understand why Android 9.0 Pie isn't even listed. The mobile software market saw the release of the final build of Android P or Android Pie earlier this month , but availability is now limited to only Google's Pixel range of smartphones and tablets, as well as the Essential Phone . (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077 Game Designer Compares Player Progression to The Witcher Cyberpunk 2077 Game Designer Compares Player Progression to The Witcher
- September 02, 2018

It did show gameplay comparing a much higher-level character to that of a lower-level one, but it didn't show exactly how much the difference between the two was. "It was also the most watched stream for a newly released or upcoming game this year, doubling the peaks of new games such as God of War (283k), Sea of Thieves (259k), and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4's (204k) first look". (more...)
A new A new "High Stakes" event is coming to Fortnite next week
- September 02, 2018

Players will also have a series of High Stakes challenges to complete and be able to get their hands on the new Wild Card skin. As of now, it's somewhat hard to discern what exactly the High Stakes event will be other than the addition of the aforementioned LTM, outfit, and Challenges, as Epic isn't being totally clear about what to expect. (more...)
Microsoft confirms next big update to Windows 10 will arrive in October Microsoft confirms next big update to Windows 10 will arrive in October
- September 02, 2018

You'll probably know it better by its official version number - 1809, the upgrade from 1709 - or by the code name it's been using during the past months in beta, Redstone 5 . Before the April 2018 Update, we had to contend with names such as Creators Update and Fall Creators Update, which did not make sense to a lot of people. (more...)
Apple reports its first self-driving auto crash Apple reports its first self-driving auto crash
- September 02, 2018

On the afternoon of August 24, Apple's auto was traveling at less than 1 mile per hour, while the vehicle that rear-ended it, a Nissan Leaf, was moving at about 15 miles per hour, according to the report, which was filed by Steve Kenner, who works on Apple's driverless tech project. (more...)
Lenovo unveils Lenovo Smart Home Essentials line Lenovo unveils Lenovo Smart Home Essentials line
- September 02, 2018

The Lenovo Smart Bulb and Lenovo Smart Plug will got on sale in November, priced at $29.99 apiece. Lenovo is entering the smart home market in a big way. The Lenovo Smart Display should launch in Australia and the United Kingdom from October. We saw an early preview of the app, which isn't quite ready for primetime yet, at IFA . (more...)
Now you can use olloclip lenses with all your devices Now you can use olloclip lenses with all your devices
- September 01, 2018

For anyone who wanted to experiment with different lenses for their iPhone's camera, the go-to name has been olloclip. That's significant considering that lens attachments usually require the mobile photographer to either shed a phone's protective case or pony up extra dollars for a company's mounting case. (more...)