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Google's smart speaker with display due this year

Google's Home smart speaker line accounted for 5.4 million of those of shipments, while Amazon came in second place with 4.1 million Echo device shipments. W...


Windy weather has NSW fire crews on alert

A total fire ban was issued for Sydney, the Illawarra and Hunter regions on Wednesday - something not seen so early in the season in almost a decade. The Moun...


Apple’s New MacBook Air Rumored to Launch in September or October

Either a four-digit price is something Apple actually considers affordable to the wider public, or this laptop isn't created to be entry-level at all. A repor...


Diablo III Launches on Nintendo Switch This Fall With Exclusive Content

Playing as a hero from one of five distinct character classes, players will acquire powerful items, spells, and abilities as they explore new and familiar areas...


Leak: Diablo 3 is coming to Nintendo Switch later this year

Forbes published an article on Wednesday confirming that the developer's popular slash-and-loot series would arrive on Nintendo Switch by the end of 2018 in ...


Nvidia guidance shows the demand for crypto mining hardware sinks

Nvidia's CFO commentary also revealed that the company's OEM and IP revenue was down 54 percent from a year ago to $116 million, "driven by lower demand for...


Teen hacks Apple systems and makes off with 90GB of data

It's worth noting that Apple's statement doesn't line up with the lawyer's claim that the teen accessed customer accounts. But The Age reports that the boy ...


OnePlus 6T to Launch on T

Bargain hunters have always had a lot to like from OnePlus , and any that are in a T-Mobile store will probably have a hard time missing the flagship looks and...


Gmail Brings Confidential Emails to Mobile

Google has officially rolled out confidential mode for Gmail in the Android and iOS apps. As the name suggests, the new feature allows you to send and rec...


No more call recording on Android: Google

Previously, the Google official account acknowledged the existence of the lag in unlocking the screen of the Pixel 2 XL for some users and confirmed the ident...


Verizon 5G Home Internet Service Coming to Indianapolis

The announcement comes at a time in which carriers are scrambling to grab up more media assets to compete with streaming video providers. Aspects of the ser...


Looks Like You Can’t Buy Monster Hunter

Tencent said customers who purchased Monster Hunter: World were entitled to a full refund until August 20. It was also a blow to the WeGame platform. What ...


Motorola phone 'brazen copy' of iPhone X

Motorola has even had the guts to equip the P30 with a default wallpaper that's near identical Apple's default wallpaper for the iPhone X (below). The back of...


Sprint partners with LG to launch 5G smartphone in 2019

According to the mobile network company, the 5G rollout will bring faster and more reliable internet speeds to its customers. No details of the new phone have b...


Fortnite update adds heavy sniper rifle, Soaring 50s mode

The Heavy Sniper Rifle will be available in Epic and Legendary variants and can be found from standard floor loot, chests, supply drops, and vending machines....


Nvidia Announced Turing-Based Quadro RTX GPUs with dedicated ray-tracing hardware

This level of performance powers AI-enhanced features for creating applications with powerful new capabilities. "All this horsepower and performance is followin...


Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 is stopgap ahead of major revamp, say analysts

And this was done without really making it all that thicker - in fact it's the same size as the Galaxy Note 8 , other than the thickness (8.6mm vs 8.8mm). In...


Google Pixel 3 XL To Have a Mammoth 6.7-Inch QHD

The official announcement of the new Google Pixel 3 XL will happen on 4 October 2018, and with it, the public will show the usual model (without the prefix ...


Civic Sport headlines Honda’s style and safety tech upgrade

There is a new full-width front splitter as well, along with chrome accents around the fog lamps. At the rear, there's now a chrome accent on the lower bumper...


Google is tracking you even when you say 'Don't'

The company has been known to track Google Maps users on iPhone and Android . With Location History off, the places you go are no longer stored '. A recent ...


New Red Dead Redemption 2 Video Shows 6 Minutes of Gameplay

Playing as Arthur Morgan, an "outlaw" and "Van der Linde" gang member, the player will witness first-hand through in-game experiences of how their world ended. ...


The Doom Eternal Gameplay Trailer Is As Brutal As Expected

Along with the ability to hop between certain surfaces in order to scale walls, our hero also has access to a chain that functions as a grappling hook as well a...


Fallout 76 is completely changing how perks work

Fallout 76 comes out this November, adding multiplayer to Bethesda's RPG series. "We turn the assholes into interesting content", said game director Todd How...


Android users can now request invites to sideload Fortnite from Epic's website

Searching for " Fortnite " on the Play Store will yield the result you see above. Fortnite Android download: How to download Fornite on Android phone? ...


Intel 9th Gen Processors Said To Launch On October 1st

Highly anticipated: Rumors surrounding the release dates of Intel's 9th generation of processors have been swirling around for some time now. Among the initial...


Fortnite: Snobby Shores treasure map location

The Snobby Shores map challenge is complicated simply by the fact that the map randomly spawns in the Snobby Shores area. It's likely to be a bit busy while the...


Palm's Upcoming 'Pepito' Android Oreo Phone Has A Tiny 3.3-inch Display

Images have been leaked to Android Police of a "Pepito" that eschews any sense of Pre aesthetic and mimics a lot of essential Apple design, but does so with a...


Resident Evil 2 Gets $900+ Premium Edition in Japan Including a… Keyboard

The upcoming Resident Evil 2 remake is receiving an official Lexington typewriter USB keyboard with the Japanese Premium Edition of the game, and it will on...


Mega Evolutions, Team Rocket Coming to ‘Pokémon: Let’s Go’

A cool guy who plays video games and then sometimes writes good things about them. Moreover, to initiate these evolution stages one must have the suitable key f...


Torchlight Frontiers confirmed by Perfect World, Echtra Games

Torchlight Frontiers " shared world promises to be a persistent, dynamically generated one, in which you can team up with friends "and devoted pets" to slice "n...


Discord Launches Game Store Beta

Now, they seem to be ready to expand upon these features even further. The announcement does reveal that future plans for the Discord Store will include rel...


Monster Hunter World is One of Steam's Biggest New Releases in 2018

Prior to MHW , the biggest day-one numbers for a new game this year came from Kingdom Come: Deliverance , which pulled in almost 96,000 players. For further i...


Google CEO grilled by US senators over Chinese search engine

By default, apparently, the search engine on 265.com redirects to Baidu, China's top search company. "Google is welcome to return to the mainland, but it's apre...


Features of electronic giant’s first smartwatch revealed — Samsung Galaxy Watch

In all honesty, these are the areas which have changed least since the Note 8 . Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be available in India in late August. What mak...


With Fortnite's Android Release, Epic Will Skip Google Play

Just fire up the Play Store on your phone, and search for " Fortnite Mobile" or some variation on the name to get the message. Thing is, the company that cre...


Doom Eternal Will Let You Invade Other Players' Campaigns

Doom Eternal , the sequel to 2016's series reboot, was announced back at E3 in June but all that was shown then was a pre-rendered sequence of what looked like ...


Magic Leap starts sales of first mixed reality set

The system includes the company's Lightwear augmented-reality headset, a tiny Lightpack computer, and a controller. The Times's collaboration with Magic Leap ...


Samsung to launch Galaxy Home smart speaker in challenge to Apple's HomePod

Details on the device are scant, and Samsung did not announce pricing or availability. Even in tough times, Samsung has a solid source of income it can lean...


Check Out the New ‘Overwatch’ Summer Games 2018 Skins

What are the Overwatch Summer Games skins? Players can choose between two modes: Lucioball and Copa Lucioball, which is a more competitive experience. This ...


Samsung Investing $20 Billion In Futuristic Technologies

The company's move came as the sector calls for top-notch chip and display technologies, in which Samsung enjoys an edge over rivals. Samsung will boost i...


WhatsApp officially rolls out forward message limit for Indian users

The company also started marking the forward messages as "forwarded" and said it will run public safety ads against fake news . The WhatsApp messaging appli...


Facebook wants you to do banking on its Messenger app

Just think: When your grandchildren ask you about the giddy heyday of augmented reality , you'll be able to tell them you flew through asteroids with your face...


Nintendo Switch Online launches in the second half of September

The news was announced through a new Tweet earlier today. Subscribers also get other benefits like a collection of online-enabled NES games such as Super ...


The iPhone doesn’t spy on your conversations, Apple tells lawmakers

Apple has responded to the questions [PDF] by assuring authorities that they believe in that privacy is a fundamental human right, and all their products are...


European Union pushes forward to unify mobile phone chargers

The Commission has been trying to get mobile phone companies to use the same charger for almost a decade , citing both customer inconvenience and 51,000 tons...


Final Remix psyches out the Switch on October 12

In two-player co-op mode, players can battle enemies - known as Noise - and challenge the Reaper's Game together. You can listen to it via or, or just listen to...


'God of War's' New Game+ arrives on August 20th

Now, the companies have officially confirmed when players should expect to see the feature make its way into the latest chapter of Kratos and Atreus' story by...


China leading the way when it comes to 5G

According to a report published by usa consultancy firm Deloitte on Tuesday, China has now 10 times more sites to support 5G wireless communication than the...


OpenAI Bots Thrash Team Of Dota 2 Professionals

The human players who have taken part in the match includes former Dota 2 professionals and casters Merlini , Fogged , Cap , and Blitz . The bots nevertheless...


EmuParadise Removes All Its ROMs and ISOs

Fans of retro video games will no longer be able to download them from EmuParadise . "It's not worth it for us to risk potentially disastrous consequences", ...