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by | June 12, 2018 | 02:07

Video game stories from other sites on the web. Captain Spirit will contain "many secrets" and Easter eggs for Life is odd 2, so the directors encouraged players to explore everything. The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit will be available starting June 26 on PC, PS4, and Xbox One for free . So TAAOCS is in a way, a proof of concept that the Life Is Strange universe has more to it than Max, Chloe, and possibly even the town of Arcadia Bay.

by | June 12, 2018 | 02:02

Also of note was Microsoft's pledge to make games ready to play far quicker with Fast Start , which actually seems to align with the console's initial plans for nearly immediate play. We all know that free Android games aren't always free these days, but many of them are very close if you have a little patience. Microsoft announced earlier this year that new game premieres developed by Microsoft Studios would come to Game Pass at the same time they'd be available to buy.

by | June 12, 2018 | 00:51

Adding to the satirical theme, the video also featured Skyrim "ports" to an Etch-a-Sketch, pager, and a smart fridge, so it was understandable that people didn't think " Skyrim: Very Special Edition " was happening. The way you respond will determine where you go next, enemies you encounter and gear you find. Skills like Magicka level up as you use their associated abilities, but the game doesn't make a distinction between the different forms of magic like Destruction, Restoration, or ...

by | June 12, 2018 | 00:38

There's even a teaser trailer for Gears Pop! While admittedly adorable, the news of " Gears Pop " was very much over-shadowed by the announcement of the highly anticipated " Gears of War 5" and "Gears of Wars: Tactics" for PC . Gears Pop! , due out sometime in 2019 for Android and iOS, will reimagine Gears characters like Marcus Fenix and others as walking, talking Funko Pop figures.

by | June 11, 2018 | 23:40

The game was created by Jo-Mei Games, a Berlin-based game developer that announced the project back in 2015. EA also shared a trailer showcasing the game's flooded world and stylized, terrifying monsters. "When humans become lonely, they become monsters", said Geppert during the showcase. But although lonely she's far from alone, as "this ocean is full of creatures just like her".

by | June 11, 2018 | 23:02

The last main entry in the series, Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight, came out in 2010. Starting today, Android players can pre-register on Google Play to be notified when Command & Conquer: Rivals is available worldwide. The different forces spawn at the player's bases and can then be controlled and directed to specified points on the map and engage in combat. We haven't watched the following gameplay preview, because, well, we value our sanity.

by | June 11, 2018 | 23:02

Other Square Enix titles that should have some stage time include Just Cause 4 , Octopath Traveler , the Final Fantasy 7 remake that was announced three years ago, and the Avengers project from Crystal Dynamics and Eidos Montreal. Embark on an adrenaline-fueled motion picture like experience which can be completed in one sitting. Unfortunately, details are pretty much non-existent at this point, but we'll see it launch sometime in 2019 for PlayStation 4 and PC.

by | June 10, 2018 | 07:38

EA has quite the lineup coming, in terms of new blockbuster games: Battlefield V , Anthem , FIFA 19 , and plenty more are around the corner, to name a few. Alternatively, there'll be the option to pay for a full year's access, priced at $99.99. The biggest addition will be instant access to new games as they release.

by | June 10, 2018 | 06:47

First they came for AOL Instant Messenger , and killed it off on December 15 of a year ago. Before smartphone and mobile apps became very popular, Yahoo Messenger remained as the most popular messaging application. Yahoo released the first version of Messenger under the name Yahoo Pager in March of 1998. The company said that users can download their chat history to their devices; this option will be available for the next 6 months.

by | June 10, 2018 | 05:39

The first look at DICE's latest addition to the " Battlefield " franchise was revealed in May with a new trailer, and sparked some controversy as well as curiosity about what the developer would reveal for E3. It's only a tease for now, with more news promised "later this year". Don't expect to hide from tanks in buildings, because they can just smash through them now.

by | June 10, 2018 | 03:25

Sticking with the desktop, Apple introduced desktop stacking in Mojave - letting users automatically stack desktop items into piles of similar content. However, if you're not registered as an Apple developer, you will not be able to use it. "Instant Tuning" will let you turn off notifications for apps at any moment, or help notifications bypass the lock screen.

by | June 08, 2018 | 11:29

Just ahead of E3 2018, Warner Bros . All the different options in this world of assassination means players can have practically countless playing experiences. Agent 47 will try to hunt down the elusive Shadow Client and a cabal of targets, who are presumably very nasty dudes. Along with the classic gameplay that the series is known for, there will also be a new mode called Sniper Assassin that allows you to team up with other players for co-op missions.

by | June 08, 2018 | 08:31

A new BlackBerry is always a cause for celebration since the smartphone-maker's reinvention with Android , and the BlackBerry KEY2 is no exception. On the KEYone, you could use them only from the home screen. The KEY2 retains the same 4.5-inch display with 3:2 aspect ratio and 1080 x 1620 pixels resolution.

by | June 08, 2018 | 06:29

This time it was caused by an internal bug that caused any new posts created by 14 million Facebook users to be posted publicly rather than using their default setting. Facebook, which has 2.2 billion users, says the bug was active from May 18 until May 27. The software flaw was apparently live for 10 days last month and the company didn't give users any kind of warning.

by | June 07, 2018 | 10:16

What are the biggest new macOS Mojave features? "Here Apple is allowing users to see when tracking is enabled on a website - actually being able to visually see that with a prompt is breaking new ground". New and updated apps are highlighted in the Discover tab, while tabs for Create, Work, Play, and Develop aid in locating certain apps for a specific objective.

by | June 07, 2018 | 08:57

The new portable PC is available in both 14-inch and 15.6-inch sizings and the aesthetics here embody that classic ZenBook look. Arriving in July in Australia, the ZenBook Pro series will be the first Asus device that has a touchpad functioning as a secondary 5.5-inch full HD display, dubbed the ScreenPad .

by | June 07, 2018 | 06:56

No word yet on if the game plays like the classic Tetris games, but judging by the visuals and audio from the trailer (above), it looks as if this latest entry in the long-running series has been heavily infused with some Lumines and Rez vibes.

by | June 07, 2018 | 06:34

Craig Federighi , Apple's senior vice president of software engineering, speaks about the company's " Screen Time " feature during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference, June 4, 2018 , in San Jose, Calif.

by | June 07, 2018 | 05:34

The sale will feature the first-ever Xbox One X discount and will look to capitalize on the announcements for the Xbox One at E3 2018 . In addition to these offers, Microsoft is also promising discounts of up to 75 percent off over 300 games, including Monster Hunter: World , Sea of Thieves , Assassin's Creed Origins and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds .

by | June 07, 2018 | 04:48

Once the updates become available for G Suite administrators, they can instantly transition users to the new Gmail. The new version of Gmail is scheduled to release next month, though no official date has been announced by Google .

by | June 05, 2018 | 20:06

The new features will be a part of their iOS 12 operating system update. With iOS 12 , Apple is doubling down on how much users use their phone everyday. Users will be able to customize their appearance down to freckles, skin tone and accessories. Apple has grabbed another major Photos feature for iOS 12 in the form of intelligent sharing suggestions.

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:43

Apple's Tim Cook confirmed that the first developer beta of macOS Mojave - as well as its mobile counterpart, iOS 12 - will be available immediately. Will My Mac Get macOS Mojave? The Preview Pane now shows all of a file's metadata, making it easier to manage media assets. Meanwhile, a new view in finder - Gallery View - will let users view an image of a file at the top of the screen, with the rest of your files placed in a strip below the main image.

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:41

Qualcomm also included its X20 LTE modem on the Snapdragon 850 , which it says will enable up to 1.2Gbps transfer speeds, and allow about "90 percent of operators to achieve gigabit LTE with LAA (License Assisted Access ) technology".

by | June 05, 2018 | 19:40

David Cicilline (D-R.I.) tweeted on Sunday. Senator John Thune, Republican of South Dakota, said in a statement that The Times's reporting "raises important questions about transparency and potential privacy risks for Facebook users".

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:48

But the wearable's app saga hasn't been quite the same success story as the iPhone's was. This all adds up to a Watch that's more of a standalone device. The first beta of watchOS 5 will likely become available to registered developers later today, without a public beta program. Works over Wi-Fi or cellular connections, and you can send quick realtime audio from watch to watch.

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:32

Instead of just being able to turn it on and off, you'll be able to set automatically set end times for Do Not Disturb . A redesigned Voice Memos application for the iPhone that's also coming to the iPad for the first time. Next up from the rumour-mill is that the build will be equipped with a fresh batch of Animoji , which could be baked into FaceTime. And that underscores a paradox: Apple is introducing features to limit iPhone use at the same time it is encouraging more use by ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 08:30

Apple's keynote presentation is scheduled to start at 10 AM pacific time on Monday, June 4th. A report by Bloomberg claims that the WWDC 2018 will only focus on Apple's software advancements. Unlike past year, there will be no announcements pertaining to the company's Mac lineup. The Mac Observer will be on location to bring you the latest news and announcements, so be sure to check in with us all week.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:41

The survey found that teens are spending more time online than ever before. Facebook appears to be heading for a similar fate as Yahoo! because it is hurtling towards irrelevance among teens, new data from Pew Research Center reveals.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:27

The report , citing anonymous sources, does not provide the price that Microsoft will pay to acquire GitHub, which was last valued at $2 billion on the private markets in 2015. GitHub's "Octocat" mascot inside the company's San Francisco headquarters. GitHub has been hunting for a new CEO for the last nine months, after co-founder Chris Wanstrath announced his intentions to step down.

by | June 04, 2018 | 02:37

It looks like Fortnite fans may finally be getting something they've been asking for as a new ratig from the Korean Game Rating Board has surfaced. We can all dream. Given its popularity, the game has been brought to the majority of today's modern gaming platforms including the PC, Xbox One , PlayStation 4, iOS and even macOS.

by | June 02, 2018 | 20:37

Valve went on to say that because of the controversy surrounding " Active Shooter , ' they discovered that Berdiyev was trying to conduct business under a different name". "We are not going to do business with people who act like that towards our customers or Valve". "The broader conversation about Steam's content policies is one that we'll be addressing soon", Valve said to end its statement , delaying the discussion about the content of Active Shooter to a later time.

by | June 02, 2018 | 16:58

While we don't know which phone Xiaomi will be launching, previous reports have indicated that the company will be launching a successor to its Redmi Y1 in the country on June 7th. The top of the range Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition will be available for 3,699 yuan (~$577) at a later date that Xiaomi hasn't specified. Xiaomi's Mi 8 SE will ship slightly ahead of the standard model, on June 5 starting at 1799 RMB (~$280).

by | June 01, 2018 | 06:33

We're still parsing all the Mi 8 information, but here's what we know so far about the new Xiaomi Mi 8 specifications. It has a 5.88-inch AMOLED screen compared to the 6.21-inch screen of the other two devices, and downgrades the processor from a Snapdragon 845 to the newly announced mid-range Snapdragon 710 .

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:24

Watch the official teaser trailer for Fallout 76 from award-winning creators Bethesda Game Studios. It is worth noting however, that Fallout 76 has been revealed just under two years after the release of Fallout 4 , which is the same release pattern of reveal and release that Bethesda adopted for Fallout: New Vegas relative to its predecessor Fallout 3 .

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:54

It seems the Pixel 3 rumour train has well and truly left the station with new information coming overnight about the upcoming Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL . Unfortunately for Pixel fans, it sounds like that'll continue this year. When Google launched the first Pixel, it no longer put the name of the hardware partner on the device.