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Zuckerberg sees 'positive' force of Facebook despite firestorm Zuckerberg sees 'positive' force of Facebook despite firestorm
- February 06, 2019

If you choose the "Remove for You " option, the message will only be deleted in your chat history. When you tap on it via the Messenger App for iOS or Android , two options will appear: the previously available "Remove For You ", and "Remove For Everyone ". (more...)
Titanfall devs release Apex Legends free-to-play battle royale Titanfall devs release Apex Legends free-to-play battle royale
- February 05, 2019

EA's FAQ says as much, stating: "We now don't support cross-platform play, but are always working on new features and improvements we can add to our game". Headquartered in Redwood City, California, EA is recognized for a portfolio of critically acclaimed, high-quality brands such as The Sims™, Madden NFL, EA SPORTS™ FIFA, Battlefield ™, Need for Speed™, Dragon Age™ and Plants vs. (more...)
Windows 10 users unable to download updates Windows 10 users unable to download updates
- February 05, 2019

Forcing new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella to write it off eventually. Microsoft is known for being awful at conveying the meaning of an error in Windows. 10 Mobile. Only device models that are eligible for Windows 10 Mobile, version 1709 are supported through the end date. It is not clear right now how Microsoft can provide information to offline devices. (more...)
Chucklefish is just warming up with Wargroove Chucklefish is just warming up with Wargroove
- February 05, 2019

The update is said to introduce a number of bug fixes and small improvements like addressing issues that cause online multiplayer maps against AI to break, spectating online on Fog of War maps to not work, and more. The things that we had to deal with included cross-network multiplayer requirements, hosting independent servers, security, content sharing, handling timers for realtime matches over an asynchronous infrastructure, controlling AI, and many more details! Also mentioned in the blog ... (more...)
Energizer mobiles to feature pop-up cameras, 18,000mAh batteries and foldable displays Energizer mobiles to feature pop-up cameras, 18,000mAh batteries and foldable displays
- February 05, 2019

In this line of phones being launched, the Power Max P16K and Power Max will be the highlights as they will feature the largest batteries (16000mAh and 18000mAh respectively) the smartphone industry has ever seen. Instead, the selfie camera is in a motorized pop-up at the top of the smartphone. "It has a 6.2" 1080p screen, a MediaTek Helio P70, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, a triple rear camera system on the rear (16MP + 5MP + 2MP), 16MP + 2MP front-facing cameras on the pop-up module, and a ... (more...)
Redmi working on flagship smartphone with Snapdragon 855 processor, confirms CEO Redmi working on flagship smartphone with Snapdragon 855 processor, confirms CEO
- February 05, 2019

The upcoming flagship smartphone from Redmi is most likely to compete against the HONOR View20 . Xiaomi is also most likely to launch the Xiaomi Mi 9 in the next few weeks, which will be the first smartphone from the company with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S10 Appears In A New Concept On YouTube Samsung Galaxy S10 Appears In A New Concept On YouTube
- February 05, 2019

Samsung loves to be one step ahead of everyone and this is why the tech giant is already working on next year's flagship smartphone. Considering the S10 is a special anniversary, Samsung will want to go all out. fingerprint on display (FOD). Something else being either of an in-display fingerprint sensor or some sort of 3D facial recognition technology. So all eyes are now on the true sequel to the Galaxy S9 . (more...)
Possible PlayStation 5 Patent Details Backward Compatibility Possible PlayStation 5 Patent Details Backward Compatibility
- February 05, 2019

Profit for Sony's gaming business dropped 14%, down to 73.1 billion yen, in the company's third quarter which ended in December compared to the same period a year ago, thanks to a significant slowdown of PlayStation 4 sales, the company reported Friday. (more...)
Anker launches USB-C to Lightning Cable, undercutting Apple Anker launches USB-C to Lightning Cable, undercutting Apple
- February 05, 2019

If you were to buy chargers and USB-C cables from your smartphone's manufacturer, you'd soon spend more money on the accessories than on the handset. It's a modest savings, but it still puts a few dollars back into your pocket. The cable looks virtually identical to Apple's own solution, comes backed by a lifetime warranty and is more affordable than Cupertino's cable. A number of other third-party accessory manufacturers have also announced MFi USB-C to Lightning cables since the CES, but ... (more...)
Steam's Lunar New Year Sale Brings Discounts and Bonus Loot Steam's Lunar New Year Sale Brings Discounts and Bonus Loot
- February 05, 2019

As is usually the case with Steam sales, the Lunar New Year sale has its own gimmick, which is created to get you to spend as much cash as possible. Tokens will expire after 12 February, and buyers are advised to redeem any rewards before then. The first few tokens are free, but to get more of them, shoppers will have to purchase games. (more...)
4A Games, Deep Silver reiterate PC gaming plans 4A Games, Deep Silver reiterate PC gaming plans
- February 05, 2019

The 4A Games fella had responded to anti-Expicodus backlash in a post (in Russian) on the Gameinator forums on Thursday. According to tweets from Epic's Sergey Galyonkin , developers will be able to opt into "almost all future sub-systems" on the Epic Games Store , such as achievements, unlocks, and even support tickets. (more...)
The BMW M850i 'First Edition' is here The BMW M850i 'First Edition' is here
- February 04, 2019

A newly developed BMW Individual special paint finish Frozen Barcelona Blue metallic adorns the exterior of the M850i Coupe and it's paired with the upgraded BMW Individual High Gloss Shadow Line, which, in addition to the side window surrounds, also includes the BMW kidney grille frame and slats, the air breather applications and tailpipe trims finished in black. (more...)
Facebook's WhatsApp Adds Support for Face ID/Touch ID Biometric Lock on iOS Facebook's WhatsApp Adds Support for Face ID/Touch ID Biometric Lock on iOS
- February 04, 2019

The update is now available to download on the App Store. The latest update brings support for locking and unlocking the app through Face ID & Touch ID. iPhone users can still preview the messages from WhatsApp notifications and even quick reply but full functionalities will be available after the authentication. (more...)
Microsoft teases cross-platform Xbox Live Microsoft teases cross-platform Xbox Live
- February 04, 2019

While Sony and Nintendo appear content to focus on their own hardware, Microsoft has made an aggressive push in recent years to expand its gaming aspirations beyond the Xbox. A lot of the talks are very technical, about the minutia of software development, but one of the summaries in particular has some interesting information. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S10E official renders appear Samsung Galaxy S10E official renders appear
- February 04, 2019

The primary or main display will measure 7.3-inch. The picture also reveals a dual-lens camera which is punched through the screen with Samsung clearly wanting to avoid including an Apple-style notch. According to the revelation by Ishan, Samsung is coming up with the following S10 variants. Samsung Galaxy S10E is considerably a cheaper model as compared to its siblings. (more...)
Google bans 29 beauty camera apps from Playstore (Read Why) Google bans 29 beauty camera apps from Playstore (Read Why)
- February 04, 2019

Some were possibly stealing user photos, while others shared malicious ads. Also, we can download numerous apps free from the internet usually from Google Play Store . Even the pop-ups for downloading paid players were fraudulent as it was found even clicking through to download the online video player didn't play anything. (more...)
Marshmello's Fortnite concert reportedly sets new concurrent player record Marshmello's Fortnite concert reportedly sets new concurrent player record
- February 04, 2019

Everything about the show has shown that it was a huge success for Epic Games but the numbers may show that it was an even bigger success than first thought. The first challenge is already unlocked and requires you to "Search a Showtime Poster". Here's everything you need to complete the Showtime Challenges. (more...)
Ubisoft apologises for Division 2 email mocking government shutdown Ubisoft apologises for Division 2 email mocking government shutdown
- February 04, 2019

You will be able to unlock new skills and abilities, raise the level of your character up to seven, and discover the eastern part of the open world. The beta starts on February 7 at 1 AM PT / 4 AM ET / 9 AM GMT / 8 PM AET, and lasts for precisely four days. (more...)
Titanfall battle royale game Apex Legends set to release on Monday - rumor Titanfall battle royale game Apex Legends set to release on Monday - rumor
- February 04, 2019

Even if the rumors are untrue, EA is certainly doing something with the name " Apex Legends ". Before the trailer dropped during the Super Bowl today, a Twitter account for the game was spotted and Geoff Keighley confirmed its existence. (more...)
New Nokia Android One Smartphone Passes through FCC New Nokia Android One Smartphone Passes through FCC
- February 04, 2019

The company is expected to unveil a couple of Nokia smartphones during the event. The company is expected to reveal the Nokia 9 PureView in the event along with Nokia 6.2. Similarly, the Nokia 8.1 Plus would lead the Nokia 8.1 in the premium mid-range segment. One of the highlights of Nokia 8.1 is the photography hardware. (more...)
Puma Teases Fi Self-Lacing Shoe Puma Teases Fi Self-Lacing Shoe
- February 03, 2019

Alternatively, they can also adjust the fit through a smartphone app and Apple Watch . The technology was built to train smart and is designed for modern mobility. Mr. Johnson explained: "Fi is a platform that can be used for many different things". The Germany-based company will select a handful of consumers to beta test the shoe in exchange for feedback on usability, design and wearability. (more...)
Apple says Group FaceTime will be back next week, bug Apple says Group FaceTime will be back next week, bug
- February 03, 2019

Not only that, but Grant and his mom said they spent a week unsuccessfully trying to get Apple to do something about the bug in its FaceTime group-chatting feature. The bug was particularly embarrassing given Apple's recent campaign touting its privacy bona fides compared with those of rivals like Google . They said the bug jeopardised the privacy of NY consumers. (more...)
Samsung's latest video envisions the future with foldable phones and 5G Samsung's latest video envisions the future with foldable phones and 5G
- February 03, 2019

As if the "Connecting the Future" tagline wasn't enough confirmation that the flexible smartphone will support 5G networks , a follow-up tweet from the company confirms that MWC will witness the launch of " the world's first 5G foldable device ". (more...)
Dance on a sundial, cup of coffee, and dog head in Fortnite Dance on a sundial, cup of coffee, and dog head in Fortnite
- February 03, 2019

You're going to want to look on the desert side of the square. To find the mug of black - or white, depending on how you take it - goodness, you're going to need to launch from the Battle Bus in the direction of Dusty Divot. As you're gliding in, you want to look out for the signpost right outside. Anyway, we hope you found this guide stimulating - if not, perhaps we should've popped a couple more scoops of quality content in. (more...)
Something Happened: Windows Setup Error Messages Will Finally Be Useful (Maybe) Something Happened: Windows Setup Error Messages Will Finally Be Useful (Maybe)
- February 03, 2019

A Microsoft Support engineer said on Reddit that an investigation into the issue is now underway. These weird error messages are likely to show up in many different circumstances, and they're unfortunately not exclusive to Windows 10. This problem does not affect all Windows 10 users, but a number of users who were affected by the issue have stated that switching their DNS allowed them to download updates. (more...)