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Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Up for Pre-Registration on Google Play

In order to free them, you have to trace a glyph on the screen to cast the appropriate spell. You swap between professions , like Auror or Professor , a...


Microsoft releases refreshed 'Skype for Web' on Chrome, Edge browsers

From now on, users do not need to download the app which was a prerequisite before. Since Microsoft is betting all-in on Chromium, many believe this method is...


Apex Legends studio bans 355,000 cheating players

Twitter dataminers look to have unearthed a host of unreleased content now in development for Apex Legends: including new weapons like a flamethrower and r...


More phones than ever will get early access to Android 10

Google released the final version of the Android 9 Pie previous year and the first phones to get the software update were the Pixels, Nokia 7 Plus , OnePlus...


Patent Reveals Potential Controller Design For Google Project Stream

Sarang Sheth over at Yanko Design put together some excellent renders based on the patent . Google is hard at work on a game streaming service called P...


Capcom Says it Might Port Devil May Cry 5 to Switch

The manga's title is Devil May Cry 5 -Visions of V-, and it tells a spinoff story from the viewpoint of the mysterious man V. The manga's "chapter 0" prologue...


Battlefield V Firestorm Battle Royale mode first look

The leaked video below does seem to fall in line with the datamined details we reported earlier in the week. Battlefield V will be joining the fray, and a...


Xiaomi Black Shark 2 AnTuTu Benchmark confirms Snapdragon 855, 8GB RAM

Xiaomi is in the spree of releasing smartphones for all goal. As far as storage and memory is concerned, the leaked benchmark shows a phone with 8GB of RAM an...


Dark Souls creator would 'love to' make a battle royale game

Dark Souls creator and Sekiro director Hidetaka Miyazaki revealed in a recent interview that he's interested in making a battle royale game. "There's alway...


Fitbit Versa Lite, Inspire, Inspire HR and Ace 2 Wearables Announced

Versa Lite's $160 cost seems created to get smartwatch technology onto more wrists at a lower price point than competitors like Apple Watch, which retails fo...


Google plans to offer in-game rewards for watching video ads

Then, the company offered video rewards to keep tuning in for users. The launch of Google's Reward program is coinciding with Apple's subscription program t...


Windows 10 Sets a New Personal Record with 800 Million Active Devices

We could see Windows 10 receive a big boost from gamers this year though, as the Halo Master Chief Collection and Gears of War 5 are both set to launch this yea...


The Sinking City Gets New Release Date for Good Reason

June is less crowded, so Frogwares believes it's a flawless time to put The Sinking City out to fans. We can understand Frogwares' desire to give its game s...


Leica Q2 full frame camera launched: Price, specification & more

Continuing to be the great travel companion, the Leica Q2 has weather sealing to keep dust and water out. Regarding new shooting features, the Q2 has a sl...


Apex Legends Hits 50 Million Players

Introducing this pass will be a major opportunity for EA to monetise Apex Legends and it will hopefully strike the right balance and offer good value so it is...


Cyberpunk 2077 development is "far from over"

It's probably best not to read too much into it, but it's an approach that we didn't see coming. Beyond that, it is set in a parallel timeline, giving CD Projek...


Spotify will come pre-installed on millions of new Samsung devices

Music streaming platform Spotify has expanded an initial partnership with Samsung with not only the launch of the Galaxy S10 , but with future devices from o...


Champions of the Continent announced for smartphones — Octopath Traveler

It will be titled Octopath Traveler: Tairiku no Hasha , which translates into " Champions of the Continent ". I feel like this Square Enix gem heading to...


Nintendo launches a VR Labo kit for the Switch

Users must first create a VR headset from the DIY cardboard kit by following the instructions in the manual. Those looking to get their feet wet can begin with ...


Apple Augmented-Reality Glasses Said to Be Coming in 2020

The patent hints at Apple's plans of developing an AR-based headset that would work alongside an iPhone to enable users experience an environment where comput...


Google Launches Google's Bolo (India-Only Language) App For Rural Children

Bolo is powered by Google's speech recognition and text-to-speech technology and features a built-in fun and helpful reading buddy, " Diya ". Launched in...


Redmi 7 Stars At TENAA With 3900mAh Battery

Xiaomi much-awaited Redmi Note 7 series comprising of the Redmi Note 7 and the Note 7 Pro was launched last week and one of the two phones are finally go...


New Samsung phones hit stores

Sadly though, 47% of people went for Prism Black - why do you people hate colours?! In fact, there's a dedicated sub-reddit S10 wallpapers, which can be accesse...


The foldable Motorola RAZR could support these unique features

Like the Samsung Galaxy Fold , Motorola's foldable flagships will likely arrive powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 paired with at least 8GB of RAM and 12...


Democrats Unveil New Bill To Restore 'Net Neutrality' Rules

However, it'll have trouble passing the Republican-led Senate. "That's hopeful", House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said at a press conference announcing...


Samsung is said to be preparing more foldable smartphone models

Of the four Galaxy S10 models that Samsung has revealed , Kuo believes that the standard Galaxy S10 and the bigger Galaxy S10 Plus will drive 85 percent ...


PS4 System Software Update 6.50 Brings Remote Play to iOS and More

You can join voice chats by using the mic of your iOS device. Sony's made the day of a lot of people after the release of a new PS4 software update brough...


Rape Day brings calls for government review of Steam in UK Parliament

It's for a niche audience; If it's not your type of game you definitely don't need to play it but as other's have said I tried to make a game that I would enjoy...


StarTropics and Kid Icarus Are Coming to Nintendo Switch Online

Over in Japan things are a little different as they won't be getting StarTropics but will instead have three titles of Yie ar Kung-Fu, Kid Icarus , and Fi...


MIT’s Four-Legged ‘Mini Cheetah’ Robot Climbs, Runs, Backflips

The robot can even pick itself after falls and can trot along at a relative 8.85 km per hour. The flexible quadruped runs faster than an average human walks...


Google's Duplex AI now makes reservations in 43 states

Google also offers businesses an option to opt-out of the AI-powered calls . With this information from Duplex, it can dynamically keep business hours updated ...


Google reveals Chrome zero-day under active attacks

The Chrome zero-day was patched in Chrome 72.0.3626.121 for Mac, Linux and Windows released on Friday, with Google publicly revealing some details of the ...


Apex Legends 'Live Balance Update' detailed as Octane character leaks intensify

It was rumoured earlier that Apex Legends will receive both a free and paid battle pass, but the release date had not been leaked. "We'll be continuing to wat...


OPPO F11 Pro announced with 48MP camera and pop-up selfie camera

They also have rear fingerprint readers. The back also houses the dual rear camera and a fingerprint scanner along with the vertically printed Oppo logo. Op...


Halo: The Master Chief Collection for PC is reportedly "close to release"

Brad Sams of Petri and Thurrott, while speaking about the disc-less Xbox One in a new YouTube video , suggested that the Halo MCC PC release is coming soon...


Red Dead Redemption Online adds new weapon & event

With its high rate of fire, the Evans Repeater will be deadly in the hands of any player with crack-shot aim. The rifle is available at any Gunsmith, or via the...


Bentley Continental GT Number 9 Edition by Mulliner revealed

It also quite probably enabled Bentley works driver and fellow Bentley boy Woolf Barnato to win that race (for a second year) in his Old Number One Speed Si...


PS4 Firmware Update 6.50 Released, Adds Remote Play for iOS Devices

Sony's finally brought its PS4 Remote Play app to iOS , so you can play your library of games for the console on your iPhone or iPad on a shared Wi-Fi network,...


Nintendo just stealth announced a Labo VR kit

In a surprise to practically everyone , Nintendo announced a virtual reality Labo kit for the Switch - and it's out April 12. There's no video for th...


Samsung Releases New Galaxy S10 Models

Galaxy S10 rumors were mostly spot on. This latest flagship arrives with a bigger and more colour accurate edge-to-edge display along with a triple rear camer...


Huawei P30 Pro hands-on images leaked, hint at 10x optical zoom lens

Like the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro , the next-generation flagship appears to have the same gradient effect on the rear case and all-screen design with a notch t...


Corning To Design Foldable Glass Displays For Foldable Phones In The Future

One of those is the use of plastic displays, although folding glass may be on the horizon. But plastic isn't as durable as glass, and can warp and crease if fol...


Discless Xbox One S out in May

Microsoft stopped reporting consoles sales years ago to focus on Xbox Live engagement, and probably for good reason: with razor-thin margins and consoles, the b...


Apple will allow repairs for iPhones with third-party batteries

It's unclear if these official terms will be revised anytime soon or if Apple intends to keep the changes largely informal for now to test the waters. Apparentl...


Google refuses to remove controversial Saudi app that let men control women

Saudi men can also set up a text messaging system via the app to notify them of when their "dependant" uses their passport to travel overseas. The Absher ...


Nokia 9 PureView gets face unlock, new camera features in first update

HMD's Nokia returned to MWC with its head held high, having continued to surge ahead in the Android handset market. It's not bad, but HMD Global is off...


Lego announces its own foldable device with an 'infinite' battery

One of the devices would fold away from the user like the Huawei Mate X instead of inward, as the Galaxy Fold does. According to Bloomberg , citing "peop...


What Could Be Funnier Than the Baby Cheese Challenge?

The #CheeseChallenge may seem harmless but is proving controversial, with some online calling it cruel and even abusive. "It genuinely got way out of hand", h...


Microsoft’s new Chromium-based Edge browser shown in leaked screenshots

So, according to these screenshots, while the new Chromium Edge won't look too different from previous versions, there's a few tweaks and hints that this is a b...


Sony Reportedly Issuing Anthem PS4 Refunds Due to Crashes and Shutdowns

Over on Reddit, there are several threads that see both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One players reporting that Anthem causes their entire console to crash - with...