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Fortnite Battle Pass For Season 3 Revealed, Introduces New Cosmetic Types

This season will also feature things like unlockable loading screens, back bling (backpacks), and custom sky trails. This new option will probably enable ...


Microsoft adds 'Cohorts' to Windows Insider programme

The document appeared at https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/uwp/porting/apps-on-arm-limitations last Thursday, February 15th. "The x86 app may run fine ...


Microsoft ends push notifications for Windows 7 & 8 smartphones, some devices spared

The company hasn't let go of mobile entirely, focusing on new categories of devices , such as Windows 10 on Arm for always-connected LTE laptops , while it ha...


Amazon extends Prime credit card benefits to Whole Foods purchases — GeekWire

The U.S. e-commerce giant launched the the Amazon Rewards Visa Card a year ago. Amazon cardholders who get the reward points at Whole Foods stores can e...


Russian curling medalist tests positive for banned substance

Gangneung: A Russian curling coach on Monday sprang to the defence of Alexander Krushelnitsky , the curler at the centre of doping allegations, saying: "It'...


Nuance is discontinuing its Swype keyboard for Android and iOS

The Google Play Store has so many incredible keyboards to choose from and Swype is easily one among the best. For now, the Swype app is still available on t...


Samsung unveils world's largest SSD with whopping 30TB of storage

Samsung has unveiled the world's largest solid state drive - an unassuming-looking bit of kit that boasts a whopping 30.72 terabytes of storage. If you w...


Apple updates operating systems to fix app-crashing bug

While this bug isn't going to wipe your data or anything super sinister like that, having your phone crash repeatedly just because a particular character was te...


Stock Showing Surging Activity: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Tower Research Capital Llc Trc who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $677.58 billion market cap company. T...


Google Has Removed 'View Image' Button From Image Search

However the changes are only cosmetic. While the "View Image" button has been eliminated on image search results, users will continue to see a "Visit" butto...


Twitter has pulled its app for this Apple device

On Friday, Twitter announced that it would be shutting down work on its Mac desktop app, to the dismay of, err, no one. The company says that it is discon...


Google buys Xively to expand in market for connected devices

Now, Xively will allow the companies to do a lot more, like connecting new devices, managing them remotely and most importantly, transferring data from these ...


Parkland prayer vigils remember those lost in high school massacre

Among the growing toll of victims of Wednesday's horrific mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High in Florida is the leader of the school's sp...


Apple employees can't stop walking into glass at new campus

In an effort to curb cranial collisions, unidentified company employees took to placing Post-It notes on glass walls as a way of warning their colleagues. It's ...


Samsung's Galaxy S9 will reportedly include stereo speakers and 3D emoji

This will help compensate for the lack of a dual-camera. The phone will only begin recording in the super slow-motion mode once it detects movement in front of ...


Sea of Thieves is getting one more beta to stress its servers

Welcome to the VB PC Gaming Community! This may lead to issues during play, with sessions being interrupted, issues using the shops, and possibly not being abl...


Spyro The Dragon remaster trilogy is in the works

The trilogy will be announced in March 2018, before getting released on PS4 in Q3 2018. They're also changing the save feature, just like with Crash , too. T...


Apple's new HomePod destroys wood furniture, users complain

The Wirecutter found a similar issue ; the reviewers placed the device on an oiled butcher block and found the same white ring . In a statement to Wirec...


YouTube suspends ads on all Logan Paul videos

Creators channels can also lose the ability to serve ads, earn revenue, and may also be removed from the YouTube Partner Program. Paul uploaded onto his ...


New iOS update lets users stop Apple from slowing down phones

Apple will instead polish the features which do get included, instead of committing to a massive list of new things so it can keep claiming year-over-year func...


Fixing You HomePod Nearly as Costly as a Brand New Device

Apple has definitely made a decision to cash in on this opportunity and quote a $279 price to replace the HomePod entirely if it is damaged. Apple Music do...


Amazon bought Blink in secret chip deal

Not much is known about the deal as Blink announced it in a December 21 blog post without revealing much more than the price tag. The company claims its c...


German court says Facebook use of personal data is illegal

The court decided in favour of a German consumer rights group following its legal challenge against the U.S. social media giant, finding that Facebook collects ...


Moto E5 Play and ASUS ZenFone 5 Lite teased before official launch

The ZenFone 5 is also rumored to be rocking an 18:9 display with FHD+ resolution, but it may be the better optimized, as it appears to run right up to the top o...


Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 and Note 5 Pro officially unveiled in India

The Redmi Note 5 Pro will be available in Black, Champagne Gold, Rose Gold or Blue with the choice between 4GB (INR13,999/$218/€176) or 6GB RAM (INR16,999/$...