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Hearthstone's former director is making a Marvel game with $30M funding

That certainly fits in with what we'd expect from numerous folks behind Hearthstone , and all expectations are now focused on this being a Marvel-licensed card game. "Or Mighty! Or quite possibly all...

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US cautions DR Congo against manipulating election results

US cautions DR Congo against manipulating election results

For now, however, the country's National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) is refusing to release the results of the presidential, legislative, and provincial assembly elections on December 30, ...

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Xiaomi triple folding smartphone allegedly depicted in video

Xiaomi triple folding smartphone allegedly depicted in video

Samsung has announced to launch a foldable phone soon. Not to mention that Samsung's biggest rivals, including Apple, Microsoft, Huawei , LG, and a variety of other China-based OEMs are all work...

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Chrome "dark mode" for Windows 10 confirmed

With all this fuss, it finally appears that Google Chrome Dark Mode is about to be released (via 9to5google ) for both Windows 10 and macOS. Google Chrome is slated to support a built-in "dark ...

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Google’s upcoming Fuchsia OS will support Android apps

Google’s upcoming Fuchsia OS will support Android apps

Earlier a year ago, Netflix also removed in-app subscription sign-ups in its Android app on Google Play. It will indeed have a special version of the ART, which can be installed on any Fuchsia OS...

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USB Type-C Authentication Programme kicks off

USB Type-C Authentication Programme kicks off

USB Implementers Forum today announced the launch of its USB Type-C Authentication Program that brings cryptographic-based authentication for USB Type-C chargers and devices. Indeed, it gives OEMs a...

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Bethesda promises another new Fallout 76-fixing update

Bethesda promises another new Fallout 76-fixing update

Bethesda has fixed an issue that prevented nuclear silo access in Fallout 76 . Typically at the start of each week, new nuclear codes are released in the game. It appears that in the weekly reset,...

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Slightly Mad Studios is working on a stand alone console

Slightly Mad Studios is working on a stand alone console

Dubbed "The Mad Box ", Slightly Mad Studios' proposed foray into the realm of hardware will, according to CEO Ian Bell, be "the most powerful console ever built" and will support both 4K visuals an...

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Google’s secret Android replacement will run Android apps

The confirmation came via a "README" file added to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) via a code change on the Android Gerrit . ART is short for Android Runtime, essentially allowing a differ...

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Windows 10 surpasses Windows 7 to become most popular desktop OS

Windows 10 surpasses Windows 7 to become most popular desktop OS

This means that Microsoft should publish the same fix for Windows 10 version 1809 devices very soon as well, though for now, no specifics are available on the ETA. Windows 10 taking over as the wor...

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Apple AirPower Wireless Charger Misses 2018 Release Window

Apple AirPower Wireless Charger Misses 2018 Release Window

The information on the Power Brick says that it is for the Apple Watch Series 3, Series 2, Series 1, and the original Apple Watch. CNBC even tried asking Apple at the iPhone launch this Septembe...

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Three-week-old iPhone XS Max Exploded In Man’s Pocket

Three-week-old iPhone XS Max Exploded In Man’s Pocket

Apple's iPhone XS Max is big and powerful. This Apple customer complaint might be a little too hot to handle. At the time of the incident, he was on a lunch break in a break room with a colleag...

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New Year's eve: Google doodle kicks off celebration with purple elephants

New Year's eve: Google doodle kicks off celebration with purple elephants

Talking about the doodle in its official post the company said, "A mammoth pile of balloons?" We'll sing that song "Should old acquaintance be forgot", but there's no need to worry about our purple fr...

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Atlus Teases Persona 5 R in New Video Post

Atlus Teases Persona 5 R in New Video Post

Atlus had registered several domain names under Persona 5, but specifically moved one, Persona 5 R, to an active server , meaning many to believe Persona 5 R would be a Switch port announced in the ...

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Leaked video confirms insane five-camera Nokia 9 PureView details

Leaked video confirms insane five-camera Nokia 9 PureView details

The Nokia 9 PureView will have a 5.9-inch QHD OLED display that supports in-display fingerprint scanner. The Nokia 9 PureView will also use some of Google's imaging power to offer the abilit...

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Netflix Stops Offering iTunes Billing for New or Rejoining Subscribers

Netflix Stops Offering iTunes Billing for New or Rejoining Subscribers

From now, iOS users will not be able to signup directly from iTunes. As Netflix has decided that they are no longer allowing new customers on iOS to pay for the streaming service directly thro...

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Android debuts Google’s new Spam Protection in Messages feature

Android debuts Google’s new Spam Protection in Messages feature

To work effectively, Messages will send some information about your messages to Google , and when spam is reported, reports "include a copy of the spammer's messages (up to 10)". The advertising mess...

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Report details Samsung Galaxy A50 with 4,000mAh battery, 24MP camera

Report details Samsung Galaxy A50 with 4,000mAh battery, 24MP camera

Currently, Samsung is working to launch its flagships of the year - Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ - in or around Mobile World Congress 2019 which is scheduled for Feb 25. The Galaxy S10 phones are ...

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Citi halves forecast for iPhone XS Max production in Q1

Citi halves forecast for iPhone XS Max production in Q1

Specifically, the report found that 16% of new iPhone owners in November were former Android users. The decision to move iPhone assembly to India could also help Foxconn and Apple to limit the imp...

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Fortnite sends Epic Games to a $3B profit in 2018

Fortnite is now available on practically every current generation gaming system, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC and Android and iOS. Chinese publisher Tencent is said to h...

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