Addictions

Snapchat under scrutiny from MPs over 'addictive' streaks

4 minutes ago   |   BBC

Executives promise to examine a Snapchat feature which has been criticised as potentially addictive.
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5 ways your coffee addiction can boost your garden - CNET

2 hours ago   |   CNET   |   2 articles

Coffee isn't just great at perking you up in the morning. It's great around the garden, too.
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Kill Your Friends Card Game Coming Soon to Kickstarter

16 hours ago   |   Tabletop Gaming

While friends are good and all, sometimes you just gotta battle everyone to the death and see who reigns supreme, y'know? At least, that's what you'll be doing in Kill Your...
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Far Cry New Dawn - Rapid Reviews UK

1 day ago   |   N4G

The reviewer writes, "For me, the Far Cry series did not get a grip of me until the third instalment where I was utterly addicted to the open world gameplay and the endless...
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Social media addiction should be seen as a disease, MPs say

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

UK report suggests sites such as Facebook and Instagram could be harming mental health Social media addiction should be considered a disease, MPs have said, in a sign of the...
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Get to grips with the latest features in Mobile Royale, from developer IGG

4 days ago   |   Pocket Gamer   |   5 articles

Earlier in 2019, IGG gave Mobile Royale its much-anticipated global launch. The game will appeal to any fan of the developer's previous title, Lords Mobile, as it allows you to...
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Treasure Stack Review

4 days ago   |   N4G

Who doesn't like puzzle games? Treasure Stack takes the fun of Tetris and adds an interesting twist that should remind players of games like Bejeweled or Dr. Mario. PIXELAKES...
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56 percent of Canadians say video games are a ‘bad influence' on youth: study

56 percent of Canadians say video games are a ‘bad influence' on youth: study

4 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

The majority of Canadians are concerned with the effect that video games can have on people, particularly those who are younger, according to new research from Mintel's...
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Police in India arrested ten students for playing PUBG

Police in India arrested ten students for playing PUBG

4 days ago   |   The Verge   |   3 articles

Police in India arrested ten college students after they were caught playing PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on mobile. Gujarat, a western state in the country, banned the game...
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Tel Aviv tries out new crosswalk lights for cellular addicts

4 days ago   |   Reuters

Israel's bustling business capital wants to stop "smartphone zombies" in their tracks.
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Apple updates iMac for 2019 with new CPU, Radeon Pro Vega graphics

Apple updates iMac for 2019 with new CPU, Radeon Pro Vega graphics

It's been a busy couple of days for Apple. Yesterday, the company introduced a new iPad Air and a new iPad mini, opting to forgo the reveal event it typically hosts for product... Read more ...

Xiaomi launches entry-level Redmi Go in India starting at Rs 4,499

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Pricing just leaked for the new camera phone that'll put iPhones and the...

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Microsoft brings OpenXR to Windows Mixed Reality for cross-platform virtual reality

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Skoda's app will let couriers deliver shopping straight to your car

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Skoda is trialling a new scheme that will let you specify your car as a delivery address when you shop online, avoiding the hassle of having to wait in for parcels. When you... Read more ...

HP's new Reverb VR headset sports super high resolutions and a lightweight...

HP's new Reverb VR headset sports super high resolutions and a lightweight design

HP's newest Windows Mixed Reality headset is called the Reverb, and it sports impressive 2160 x 2160 resolution optics, inside-out tracking, and a lightweight design. The... Read more ...

The New iPad mini (2019) vs The iPad mini 4 (2017)

The New iPad mini (2019) vs The iPad mini 4 (2017)

18/03/2019 - 11:10pm The iPad mini just got its BIGGEST upgrade in years. After years of waiting, Apple's much neglected but beloved iPad mini has received an update. This week... Read more ...

Nokia 5.1 is the latest handset to get Android Pie update

Nokia 5.1 is the latest handset to get Android Pie update

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