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Windows 10 Sandbox feature will let you safely run suspect apps

An official page in the Microsoft Feedback Hub briefly appeared to describe such a security feature, but it was hastily removed after a few sites reported upon ...


PUBG Mobile Update Brings Graphics Quality Fix Before Vikendi Snow Map Release

The most important change in this update is the addition of a new Snow theme for the main menu. The in-game notification said the PUBG Mobile servers will g...


Another bug exposes Facebook privacy

Facebook also added that the users' photos might have been exposed for12 days in the month of September but the bug has been fixed for now. Consequently, the c...


Facebook Inadvertently Leaks Millions of Photos to Developers

Facebook has once again notified users that some things not meant to be shared might have been accessed anyway because of a system bug. A bug has been discov...


Next-gen Xbox release leak tips codenames and more

We've already heard the codename " Scarlett " thrown around in relation to Microsoft's next Xbox lineup but this week, some new information came to light, furth...


Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Fastest-Selling Switch Game in U.S.

Ultimate is also the fastest-selling game in Nintendo eShop ever. Ultimate are all part of the wide range of games for everyone on Nintendo Switch . Ninte...


Lenovo Unveils World’s First Snapdragon 855 Powered Smartphone

Apart from this triple-camera equipped handset, the smartphone maker also announced a refreshed version of the previously launched Z5 Pro called the Le...


Android phones' face recognition duped by a 3D printed head

The iPhone X was the only one to never be fooled, ' Brewster wrote. Ever since a year ago, the entire smartphone industry (Apple iPhones and Android smartph...


Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ major leak reveals design, specifications, features

Of course, the Galaxy S10 will be a Bluetooth 5.0 device, and there may even be a fourth, 5G-capable model in the works , though we were not able to confirm th...


Apple supplier counters Qualcomm: iPhone sales ban not normal

This means the iPhones aren't " all screen " as marketed, according to the 55-page complaint; the screen on the iPhone X is advertised as being 5.8in, but the...


Huawei Nova 4 with in-display selfie camera hole launching today

On the specs front, the Nova 4 is a mid-ranger (again, just like the A8s), but in Huawei's world that actually means pretty great specs. The 6.4-inch displa...


Amazon Releases $30 Echo Wall Clock

Alexa can do pretty much what you'd expect from any music service, with support for personal and editor-curated playlists and radio stations. For now, the ...


Microsoft Surface Goes Up For Pre-Orders In India Via Flipkart

Yesterday we reported that Flipkart has put up a banner teasing the imminent launch of Microsoft Surface Go . Last month reports were making the rounds that ...


Samsung Galaxy S10 colour variants leaked; S10 Lite could launch in yellow

That major event is taking place in Barcelona from February 25 so Samsung could reveal things nearly an entire week earlier. A report by Gizmodo has unmaske...


'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate' Spirit Event Announced

But now, with the recent introduction of the Switch Online service that asks for a paid subscription, it's reasonable to expect Nintendo to finally stand up a...


Smash Ultimate's 1.2.0 update is now live

Ultimate , bringing with it a few changes to offline and online play... we just aren't quite sure what the update changed. Fortunately, there is a workaroun...


Switch Online NES games for December are here with surprise extras

The takeaway here is that Fils-Aime isn't ruling out the hypothetical possibility of Red Dead Redemption 2 running on a console like the Switch, but suggests ...


The New Toyota Supra's Nose Has Been Leaked

Unlike the FT-1 Concept that inspired it, the front bumper now has three huge air intake sections, versus the concept's two, and shows off a sleek front splitte...


California proposes plan to tax text messages

Additionally, the FCC's discussion of its decision primarily relies on the "trusted medium" idea for text messaging. Supporters of the measure said it stren...


'Kingdom Hearts III' Leaks, Retail Copies Seen in the Wild

For instance, earlier this year, the company released a really cool Spider-Man PS4 Pro . As you can see from the images, the console has a subtle yet intricate...


The PC game store wars begin

We talked to a lot of developers, and many of them feel that current stores are not earning their thirty percent of the usual seventy to thirty revenue share. W...


Google CEO reveals why Trump pops up in 'Idiot'

Pichai said. "We may not end up doing search". The Google CEO was called to the house to explain why this was happening. Yet the questions about Google's privac...


HGC community responds to collapse of Heroes esports infrastructure

This isn't the first time we've had to make tough choices like this. In a post on the studio's website it appears that Heroes of the Storm's developers have...


Google Assistant Gets New British and Australian Accents

Google Assistant's various features remain unchanged, as does the language support. The "British Racing Green" and "Sydney Harbour Blue" voices were built us...


Facebook announces latest security breach - an estimated 6.8 million users impacted

The firm apologised for the failure. During that time, around 1,500 third-party applications had access to photos shared on Facebook Marketplace or Facebook ...


MediaTek officially announces the Helio P90 SoC

The P90 can offer about a 15 percent CPU performance increase over the company's older Helio P60 chip, which was unveiled in February. The APU 2.0 enables t...


Facebook and ZeniMax Media settle on 2014 lawsuit

In October, Carmack said he settled all litigation with ZeniMax, including his 2017 lawsuit against ZeniMax alleging the company owed him $22.5 million for the ...


Apple warns dire consequences of iPhone China ban

All iPhone models were available for purchase on Apple's China website on Friday. Qualcomm has brought patent suits in China and other jurisdictions seeking b...


Samsung closes Chinese smartphone factory as sales slow

The factory in question is located in Tianjin, which just so happens to be the world's 11th most populous city, now employing about 2,600 people. Samsung, the...


OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition now available in Canada

Oh, and there's an orange stripe on the back of the phone. Huawei has Porsche Design, Oppo has Lamborghini, and now OnePlus has a partnership with McLaren . ...


The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is available today for $699

The latest OnePlus 6T variant sports a Speedmark McLaren brand logo and has top-notch specifications, including 10GB RAM and 256GB of onboard storage. The ope...


You Could Win $100,000 If You Ditch Your Smartphone For A Year

Could you function for a year without your smartphone? And they're willing to pay you $100,000 to do it. When the submission period ends on January 8, a panel...


The PlayStation Classic Gets Hacked for Easy USB-Based Game ROMs

Consoles typically have encrypted codes that run in the system to prevent people from tampering with them. This opens up the nostalgic-infused grey box to a num...


Epic Games pulls its ‘Infinity Blade’ game trilogy from the App Store

Early in a match, a meteor would land in the safe zone, delivering the Infinity Gauntlet. The wielding player also sees their max HP and Shield pools increased ...


Samsung Galaxy S10 may be announced on February 20

According to the Gizmodo leaker, the Samsung Galaxy S10 will allegedly launch before Mobile World Congress 2019. Gizmodo in the United Kingdom spoke to ...


California is planning a new tax for sending text messages. Here's why

Californians, you may have to pay for text messages. Opposition groups esTimated that the tax would cost taxpayers $44.5 million each year. What are people sa...


Google Maps 'For You' Tab Comes to iOS in Over 40 Countries

Google introduced a new tab within its Maps app on Android not too long ago, billed as a dedicated section to show you updates from the stores and locations y...


OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is a $700 Super Fast Charging Edition

Finally, the OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition box contains a McLaren logo - called Speedmark - made out of McLaren designed F1 AA-grade carbon fibre, which is said ...


John Romero's about to make you a gift

The megawad will feature nine single-player levels and nine multiplayer maps, and it will release for free in February. Picking up pretty much where the origi...


Microsoft's New Edge Browser to Support Chrome Extensions - Even Malicious Ones

Users will be able to install progressive web apps right from the browser, a la Chrome, in addition to the Windows Store. "It's our intention to support exi...


Google reveals new security bug affecting more than 52 million users

The good news is that while the first hole was open for three years , this one was only an issue for six days, from November 7th to the 13th, 2018. Still, th...


Magic: The Gathering launching esports league with $10M prize pool

But even though awareness about Arena may benefit most from this reveal, this new esports structure won't just apply to the digital version of the game. The...


Google’s New Pixel 3 "Lite" Phones Show Up in High-Res Renders

However, we didn't know that it might come in pair with a Pixel 3 Lite XL , for those who prefer the larger form factor. However, the 3.5mm headphone jack make...


Monster Hunter World & The Witcher 3 Collaboration Coming Early 2019

Iceborne will add a higher quest rank analogous to the G rank difficulty of previous games, as well as new and returning monsters, a post-game story set in a c...


Roger the ripped kangaroo dead at 12

Mr Barns set up the sanctuary as a place to raise him. The massive red kangaroo weighed almost 200 pounds and stood about six feet seven inches, according t...


Nokia 8.1 to hit Indian markets today; Know price, features and specs

Lastly, the Nokia 8 .1 measures 154.8 x 75.76 x 7.97mm and weighs 178 grams. Much like its predecessor, the Nokia 8 .1 comes clad in a 6000 series aluminium u...


Google will stop supporting Android Ice Cream Sandwich

But, before November attackers were using them to serve ads generating clicks to earn money . The names of the 22 apps removed by Google Play Store are: Sp...


'Fortnite' streamer charged after alleged domestic assault on Twitch

The argument continues, with further yelling and crying offscreen as the man moves to and from his monitor and shouts "leave me alone". The 26-year-old gamer ...


Samsung Galaxy A8s to launch in China today: Expected price, specifications

The handset is set to be launched today in China and gives us a preview of what an all-screen Samsung Galaxy S10 will look like. After weeks of speculations...


Dauntless is coming to consoles in 2019

Dauntless will support cross-platform play between PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One , Nintendo Switch , and mobile devices, with progression, customization, and p...