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Halo Boss Admits "Mistakes" After Taking Over From Bungie

5 days ago   |   GameSpot   |   2 articles

Halo boss Bonnie Ross, who heads up developer 343 Industries, has spoken candidly about the transition from Bungie to Microsoft and some of the stumbles along the way. Speaking...
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VLC for Nintendo Switch and PS4 could be on the way

VLC for Nintendo Switch and PS4 could be on the way

7 days ago   |   TechRadar

The Nintendo Switch is a great games console. But when it comes to video? Not so great - it's recently received YouTube and Hulu apps. And that's it - there's no onboard disc...
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Nvidia says streaming could never replace a gaming PC

Nvidia says streaming could never replace a gaming PC

8 days ago   |   TechRadar

Nvidia's chief executive officer, Jensen Huang, has been in a chatty mood of late thanks to CES, recently firing flak at rival AMD's freshly unveiled GPU , and now he's been...
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VLC prepares to add AirPlay support as it crosses 3 billion downloads

12 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   5 articles

VLC, the hugely popular media playing service, is filing one of its gaps with the addition of AirPlay support as its just crossed an incredible three billion users. The new...
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Wikimedia adds Google Translate to its Wikipedia translation tool

Wikimedia adds Google Translate to its Wikipedia translation tool

12 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

The Wikimedia Foundation has announced that it has added Google Translate to its translation tool, which will let human editors add non-English content to Wikipedia pages...
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Pimax's ‘8K' ultra-wide high-resolution VR headset is slated to ship in February

Pimax's ‘8K' ultra-wide high-resolution VR headset is slated to ship in February

13 days ago   |   TechRadar

Pimax's ‘8K' headset seemed too good to be true, but after some delays post-successful Kickstarter , the company is ready to start shipping next month, the company told us at...
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This new leak is our best look yet at Samsung's Galaxy S10 in the wild

This new leak is our best look yet at Samsung's Galaxy S10 in the wild

20 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   4 articles

Samsung will finally take the wraps off its next range of flagship smartphones sometime in the next few months, but at the rate the leaks are spilling out, there won't be much...
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Mozilla on Firefox Snippets browser ads: It's just an experiment, bro!

21 days ago   |   WMPoweruser

We reported yesterday that Mozilla has been inserting more ads in their Firefox browser, this time in the Snippets section of the New Page window. Now Mozilla has revealed more...
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Netflix kills in-app subscriptions on Apple hardware

25 days ago   |   Engadget   |   2 articles

New and returning Netflix subscribers with iOS devices will find themselves unable to sign up through the iOS app. The streaming platform has confirmed to VentureBeat that it...
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Netflix is no longer letting new users use iTunes billing

25 days ago   |   WMPoweruser   |   4 articles

Netflix will no longer let iPhone and iPad users sign up to its service using iTunes billing. The firm rolled out the change this month after testing it out with a limited...
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Hulu drops to just $5.99 per month after Netflix's price hikes

Hulu drops to just $5.99 per month after Netflix's price hikes

Hulu just announced that it will lower the price of its base, ad-supported subscription plan to $5.99 per month - down from the current $7.99 - beginning on February 26th. Hulu... Read more ...

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn initial review: A post apocalyptic shooter that isn't grimy

Far Cry New Dawn took us by surprise when it was announced at the end of 2018. We thoroughly enjoyed Far Cry 5 and looked forward to a return to Hope County at some point, but... Read more ...

Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10 Lite release date, price, news and leaks

Galaxy S10, S10+ and S10 Lite release date, price, news and leaks

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy S10 lineup is one of the most anticipated product launches for the first half of 2019, and rightly so - we expect the South Korean domineering force... Read more ...

YouTube TV finally goes nationwide almost two years after launch

YouTube TV finally goes nationwide almost two years after launch

YouTube TV is finally nearing nationwide availability. The streaming TV service was announced in February 2017, and it has been gradually rolling out to additional markets... Read more ...

Microsoft Edge begins flagging fake news for iOS and Android users

Microsoft Edge begins flagging fake news for iOS and Android users

Microsoft has released an update for the mobile version of Edge that adds a warning label to news sites known for poor standards of accuracy and accountability. The feature... Read more ...

Adobe acquires Substance toolkit creator Allegorithmic

Adobe acquires Substance toolkit creator Allegorithmic

Adobe has acquired Allegorithmic, the French company behind the Substance 3D material and texture creation toolkit that's used by a wide variety of game studios. ... Read more ...

Sony aibo chocolate edition arrives as robot pup turns guard dog

Sony aibo chocolate edition arrives as robot pup turns guard dog

Sony's aibo robot dog is getting a new sibling, with a limited-edition aibo chocolate edition adopting a three-color coat. The new version - which has only been confirmed for... Read more ...

Samsung pushes beta update to Galaxy Note8, updates Pie roadmap

Samsung pushes beta update to Galaxy Note8, updates Pie roadmap

Samsung has pushed a second Android 9.0 beta update to the Galaxy Note8 that fixes various issues such as camera app force-close when shooting slow-mo video, viewfinder... Read more ...

Behold, a smartphone devoid of buttons and ports

Behold, a smartphone devoid of buttons and ports

Some call it madness. Others call it the next logical step in smartphone evolution. Meizu calls it, fitting, the “Zero.” It's equal parts fascinating and maddening. And while... Read more ...

Take more than $15 off Mophie's Qi wireless charging pad

Take more than $15 off Mophie's Qi wireless charging pad

Wireless power. The Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ 10W Qi-enabled wireless charge pad is down to $44.46 on Amazon. That's more than $15 off its street price and the lowest it has... Read more ...