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Gamer Asks Insomniac to Add Marriage Proposal to Gamer Asks Insomniac to Add Marriage Proposal to "Spider-Man", Gets Dumped
- September 12, 2018

All your annoying friends with Playstations have probably already gushed about the game in some way to you or - if you're lucky enough to not know any annoying nerds - you probably didn't even realise or care a Spider-Man game was released. (more...)
New Kingdom Hearts 3 Trailer Features Big Hero 6
- September 12, 2018

You can wield a Keyblade, yes, but this isn't a full-on Kingdom Hearts VR game. Originally aired before Tokyo Game Show 2018, this trailer shows Sora, Donald, and Goofy fighting alongside Big Hero 6 in San Fransokyo! Players can soak up music and visuals from different Kingdom Hearts , watch various scenes, and meet different characters. (more...)
Brexit: Juncker's final State of the Union speech
- September 12, 2018

But he asked the British government to understand that the United Kingdom "cannot be in the same privileged position as a member state" when it leaves. Referring to the sudden breakout of World War I in 1914, Juncker called for greater respect for the role of the European Union as a "guarantor of peace". (more...)
Verizon is launching a 5G home internet service on October 1 Verizon is launching a 5G home internet service on October 1
- September 12, 2018

Verizon's new program, called 5G Home , is the first commercial launch of 5G in any capacity. With pricing out of the way, the next big thing that everyone wants to know is how fast will this new service be? The service will have a limited availability initially, with the carrier saying it will first launch 5G Home in parts of LA, Sacramento , Houston , and Indianapolis . (more...)
Apple has accidentally revealed the Apple Watch 4 sizes Apple has accidentally revealed the Apple Watch 4 sizes
- September 12, 2018

On its own website . Ahead of the unveiling of the 2018 iPhone devices, Apple has updated its product sitemap file which clearly states the name of the upcoming devices - iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max . The smaller OLED device will carry the iPhone XS moniker while the larger OLED device is the iPhone XS Max . Someone at Apple is in big trouble. (more...)
New 2018 iPad Pro 12.9-inch Press Render Leaks Out New 2018 iPad Pro 12.9-inch Press Render Leaks Out
- September 12, 2018

Another two microphone ports are at the top. The location of buttons remains the same as the current models. For starters, iPad Pro 12 .9-inch doesn't ship with a physical home button and its screen bezels have been slimmed down. "When you are mounting your iPad Pro on a Smart Keyboard Cover, it looks as if buyers will need to place it vertically, and the reason for that might be because the tablet can not get unlocked via Face ID while in landscape mode". (more...)
Jean-Claude Juncker seeks military muscle to impose EU's views Jean-Claude Juncker seeks military muscle to impose EU's views
- September 12, 2018

It is time Europe took its destiny into its own hands. The commission will also roll out new rules to harmonise the prosecution of terrorists, and fight money-laundering more effectively. "It is not the European Union". Juncker, who said he has a love affair with Europe that will never end, also sounded the alarm about nationalism in his farewell speech on the future of Europe. (more...)
Tor web browser debuts on Android, Video Gallery Tor web browser debuts on Android, Video Gallery
- September 12, 2018

Also, it comes with NoScript 10.1.9.1 and HTTPS Everywhere extensions. The app is 32MB in size, as reported by Gadgets360. Several Tor-releases ago, the project chose to add a security slider in order to make browsing sessions more secure for users by disabling several features including JavaScript, the slider interacts with NoScript in order to disable things like JavaScript. (more...)
Tesla is 'no longer investable' due to Elon Musk's antics, firm says Tesla is 'no longer investable' due to Elon Musk's antics, firm says
- September 12, 2018

Tesla shares opened at $279.68 on Tuesday's trading, down 2.04% from Monday's $285.50 close. In a tweet , Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company's models will now be available in five primary colors. On Monday, however, Tesla's stock bounced back after two positive analyst reports. Sacconaghi, who has been a vocal critic of Tesla in the past (he is also one of the two analysts that caught Elon Musk's ire during the now-infamous Q1 2018 earnings call), stated that whenever the ... (more...)
Apple's iPhone XS Event: Here's How To Watch And What To Expect Apple's iPhone XS Event: Here's How To Watch And What To Expect
- September 12, 2018

GameSpot's sister website, CNET, will have full coverage of the event, featuring several longtime Apple watchers and coming to you live from the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California. Apple is about to refresh much of its product line, with new iPhones , iPad Pros , and Watches anticipated. The iPhone XS is expected to be priced around $900 and the iPhone XC may come with a global price tag of something between $600 to $700. (more...)
Verizon Expands Their 5G Testing to Four New Towns
- September 12, 2018

Verizon is launching its new 5G service as a home broadband alternative starting on October 1st. Verizon has talked extensively about bringing 5G service to it customers and even confirmed its plans to make it available as soon as this fall . (more...)
TGS 2018 gameplay trailer released for FromSoftware's Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
- September 12, 2018

In true FromSoftware fashion, the bosses come in a variety of shapes and sizes. It's the loss of this arm that allows him to augment his body with different prosthetics such as a grappling hook and other bladed weapons to accompany his sword that players will use throughout the game. (more...)
Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus and iPhone XC Prices Leaked Apple iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus and iPhone XC Prices Leaked
- September 12, 2018

Overall, the X was a step in the right direction for Apple. This year may be different. Apple has had great success with its wearable since launching the Apple Watch in 2015. Apple Watch Customers are seen under a picture of new Apple Watch Series 3 after it goes on sale at the Apple Store in Tokyo's Omotesando shopping district, Japan, September 2017. (more...)
Fortnite's drum gun is gone Fortnite's drum gun is gone
- September 12, 2018

Epic has chose to vault the Drum Gun, removing it from the game with no indication of when it'll return (if it does at all). The biggest change is the introduction of the suppressed assault rifle which developers claim will reward players who focus on precision instead of just rapidly firing. (more...)
Popular Mac Adware Blocker Found Sending All Browser History to China Popular Mac Adware Blocker Found Sending All Browser History to China
- September 12, 2018

The apps also collected information on other apps that were installed on the computer and then bound all that data in a zip file and uploaded the data to the developer's server. It is important to note that the three apps analyzed by Privacy_1st did not exhibit data exfiltration behavior every time they launched. Another thing these apps have in common is a connection with Trend Micro and a Chinese developer. (more...)
Google may announce two new Pixelbooks in October, including a Surface clone Google may announce two new Pixelbooks in October, including a Surface clone
- September 12, 2018

A trio of adverts have also potentially revealed another more traditional Pixelbook successor with thinner bezels. / © Chrome Unboxed Feeling a sense of déjà vu? Both machines have only really shown up in firmware commits up to now, but a new video in a Chromium bug report, spotted by Brandon Lall , purportedly shows one of Google's upcoming releases, albeit only very briefly. (more...)
OnePlus 6T might launch with new Bullets Wireless headphones in tow OnePlus 6T might launch with new Bullets Wireless headphones in tow
- September 11, 2018

There's a strong buzz that OnePlus may launch the new Bullets Wireless headphones along with its latest offering OnePlus 6T. But thanks to newly discovered FCC documentation, we also know that OnePlus has been working on a new Bullets Wireless headphones version. (more...)
Gunfire Strikes House of Popular Streamer Dr Disrespect Gunfire Strikes House of Popular Streamer Dr Disrespect
- September 11, 2018

Broke the fucking upstairs window". It doesn't appear that anyone was harmed by the shots that were fired, though in the video you can make out someone yelling in the background, possibly Disrespect's wife. We'll update with further details as they become available. DrDisRespect's Twitch page now reads "Doc and Family Are Safe". The title of the Twitch stream has since been updated to read "Doc and Family Are Safe", and safety measures are underway while the stream remains down for the ... (more...)
Nintendo Switch Getting a Pokemon Eevee and Pikachu Special Edition Nintendo Switch Getting a Pokemon Eevee and Pikachu Special Edition
- September 11, 2018

Pikachu and Eevee are getting some new moves called partner powers, according to the new trailer posted on the official Pokémon YouTube channel. Eevee's other exclusive moves include Bouncy Bubble, Buzzy Buzz, and Sizzly Slide. For example, Pikachu and Eevee have secret techniques that can be used in the game world to make travel easier, such as chopping down trees or gliding across water. (more...)
Take a peek at the all-new Mercedes GLE Take a peek at the all-new Mercedes GLE
- September 11, 2018

The German carmaker will unveil the next-generation vehicles to the public at the Paris Motor Show in October. While the silhouette remains the same, the styling on the new GLE is bolder and more futuristic. It is also likely that Mercedes-Benz will add an entry-level GLE 53 AMG to the SUV's line-up, which will draw power from the 3.0-litre in-line six-cylinder engine, and will carry a more affordable price tag. (more...)
Lexus expands its luxury range Lexus expands its luxury range
- September 11, 2018

The yacht, known as Lexus LY 650 , will be built upon the Lexus Sport Yacht Concept , which was first introduced in Miami last January, the company announced last week. The "L" moniker means this floaty wonderland is all about luxury, and it certainly delivers when it comes to the interior. The others are the LC coupe, LS sedan and LX SUV . (more...)
Microsoft is rolling out a new cumulative update for Windows 10 users Microsoft is rolling out a new cumulative update for Windows 10 users
- September 11, 2018

The new update is rolling out on an incremental basis so it might take time for the update to reach all the devices. In short, behind-the-scenes there may be some poking about in the delicate bits of the system, which will hopefully all be for the better in the end, and may prevent you running into roadblocks with a future update for Windows 10 . (more...)
Samsung releases new SmartThings Tracker with LTE support Samsung releases new SmartThings Tracker with LTE support
- September 11, 2018

The device is aimed at users who want to keep track of valuable commodities, such as backpacks, keys, or their pets, said the company. Users can keep track of their objects using the SmartThings app for Android and iOS devices, and it can be accessed by multiple users at the same time. (more...)
Nearly Half of American Households Will Own a Smart Speaker by 2019
- September 11, 2018

Among folks who don't own a smart speaker, 38 percent said their use of voice assistants also grew, thanks to digital assistants now being housed in phones, laptops and cars. More than a third of consumers now apparently own one, up from 28 percent in January. A somewhat surprising statistic is that 45% of current owners are planning to buy another smart speaker for themselves, while 23% said they'll get one for someone else. (more...)
EA Under Criminal Investigation; Belgium Government Issues Warrant EA Under Criminal Investigation; Belgium Government Issues Warrant
- September 11, 2018

A hot potato: Following the loot box controversy that was ignited by Star Wars Battlefront 2 late a year ago, several countries and states began investigating whether these systems were a form of gambling. The Belgian government has reportedly launched a criminal investigation into Federation Internationale de Football Association developer EA over a potential breach of gambling laws active in the country. (more...)