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Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Mobile Game Lets You Design Your Own Character

There's no specific release date yet, but Jam City has mentioned it will be launching "This spring" on the App Store, Google Play, and the Amazon Appstore. We...


Apple shares close higher as tech giant plans major U.S. investment

Apple to create 20,000 jobs over the next 5 years from CNBC . The Ford motor company repatriated around $850 million and laid off about 10,000 US-based work...


Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking: Eagles drop

The South African Football Association (SAFA), whose technical committee recently met with head coach Stuart Baxter, are known to be unhappy at the men's nation...


ChaiOS bug: A simple iMessage text can freeze your iPhone

Like other Apple exploits in the past, the bug looks like a simple line of text or a link. The bug was discovered by Abraham Masri and he said it can al...


Mark Hamill and John Boyega mock no-woman Star Wars edit

The future, while not up to Johnson as he passes the reins to The Force Awakens writer/director J.J. Abrams for Episode IX , will still be steady, Johnson sa...


A new Alien shooter with a "persistent world" is on the way

It is in development at Cold Iron Studios , which was recently acquired by Fox. Cold Iron is staffed by people who worked on titles such as Neverwinter , Sta...


Nintendo Labo Kits Coming On April 20, 2018

Nintendo claims that you will be able to "explore how the mechanics work as you build and play with your Toy-Con creation". While it's unclear if this would ...


Bitcoin slides 14% on crackdown fears, hits four-week low

The unspoken power of the lunar calendar on Bitcoin ties in conveniently with another pattern, that of steep corrections precluding further upward price action...


Ford Mustang Bullitt arrives in Detroit with 475 horsepower

The Bullitt Mustang comes with a unique black front grille. Why does it matter? . The 2019 Mustang Bullitt , which will also be available in Dark Highl...


Twitter Inc (TWTR) Unlikely To Benefit From Facebook's News Feed Overhaul

Are People Really Going To Spend Less Time on Facebook? "It's not good for the users of Facebook ". Simply putting budget behind your posts won't be enough...


Amazon launches new Echo Spot in UK

Amazon is discounting three of its Echo products again. On top of everything, Lenovo had confirmed that the Lenovo Smart Display devices will be fueled by ...


Kia's compact sedan gets complete redesign

Kia says that the new Forte offers a higher level of comfort, fuel efficiency and driver assist technologies that are aimed at making the driving experience mor...


Toyota Finally Adopts Apple CarPlay

Standard is the Entune 3 .0 Plus infotainment system now available on the 2018 Camry , which includes a 9-inch capacitive touchscreen, a variety of smartphone...


Hyundai breathes new life into quirky Veloster coupe

On the other, a front door alone. These aren't the oversized, oddly shaped units of the old Veloster. Hyundai's first USA market N model leverages the outstandi...


Kohli masterful but South Africa lead by 28

But Vijay, who saw off 126 balls, was eventually undone by South Africa spinner Keshav Maharaj, who had opened the bowling, opening the way for quick bowlers ...


Nokia 6 (2018) And Nokia 7 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Released

HMD Global has rolled out Android 8.0 Oreo for the Nokia 6 (2018) and Nokia 7 smartphones. There are a lot of OEMs that could learn a thing or two from HMD G...


Ford launches new Ranger bakkie

The Ford says the midsize-pickup market has grown by 83 percent since 2014. It's a real truck. To cope, the Blue Oval took the same architecture it uses f...


Scientists Find Deep Deposits Of Ice Below Martian Surface

Trouble is, dirt, rocks, and other surface-level contaminants make it hard to study the stuff. And although researchers suspected the subsurface glaciers exis...


Detective Pikachu US release confirmed with a giant amiibo

The release of Detective Pikachu in the West was bound to happen eventually, as the game is being adapted into a major Hollywood movie , starring Ryan Reyno...


'Dark Souls' Runs At 1080P, 30 FPS When Docked On Nintendo Switch

In case of the Switch, when handheld, the game will run at 720p obviously at 30 FPS and when docked the game will support up to 1080p HD at 30 FPS. The Dark So...


JPMorgan, Goldman to lead Dropbox in US IPO

Dropbox has hired Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Chase to lead the IPO. Snapchat now is public and continues to lose money, Snap Inc.'s IPO was still a pretty ...


Microsoft rolls out end-to-end encryption for Skype Insider conversations

To that end, Skype is rolling out end-to-end encryption within Private Conversations using Signal Protocol . Interestingly, this feature is now unsupported o...


Dark Souls PC rekindled with 4K remaster

The collection will include all three games, and launch on May 24, according to Japan's Dark Souls site . Dark Souls: Remastered is coming to Nintendo's ...


SpaceX Says Its Rocket Performed As Planned Amid Lost Satellite Rumors

The secret mission went by the code name Zuma. Caceres predicted SpaceX will probably proceed "with business as usual and try to keep with their very aggressi...


Japanese astronaut apologizes for 'fake news' of height growth in space

Norishige Kanai (right) pictured with fellow astronauts Mark Vande Hei of NASA (left) and Alexander Misurkin of Roscosmos (center). "My height's been measur...