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Batman: The Enemy Within Nintendo Switch Release Possible

Batman: The Enemy Within, the episodic game developed by Telltale Games, might possibly be released for the Nintendo Switch. A listing has been found on Amazon which suggests that this title could be making its way to Nintendo's gaming console in the near future. There has not been an official ...

HBO Hackers Say Get Ready For Two New Game Of Thrones Episode Leaks

It was confirmed several weeks ago that HBO had been hacked and that the people who had done it were able to get away with 1.5TB worth of data from the company's servers. The hackers initially released a script of an unreleased Game of Thrones season 7 episode as well as unaired episodes of some of ...

New Mercedes-Maybach Convertible Concept Oozes Cool

Mercedes-Maybach unveiled a new concept car earlier this week that just oozes cool. The Vision 6 Cabriolet concept was unveiled at the 2017 Monterey Car Week in Monterey, California. It's an all-electric drop top which epitomizes the peak of Mercedes' Sensual Purity design philosophy. The concept ...

Walmart Patents A Floating Blimp Warehouse

Amazon isn't the only retailer that's looking into drone delivery. Walmart appears to be working on a similar concept but its solution might be a bit different compared to Amazon's. Walmart has filed for a US patent for a floating blimp warehouse which will make delivers via drones. The idea is to ...

Personal Information Of Almost 2 Million Chicago Voters Exposed

Chicago's Board of Election Commissioners has said that personal information of almost 2 million registered voters in the city was exposed online publicly on an Amazon cloud server for an unknown period of time. The exposed personal information of the voters was compiled in a file that was ...

Mass Effect: Andromeda Won't Receive Any More Single-Player Updates

It has only been five months since Mass Effect: Andromeda was released. It's the fourth major release in this franchise so far and it was much awaited by fans of the Mass Effect franchise. BioWare has now confirmed that it's not going to release any more single-player updates for the game. Mass ...

Fisker's Luxury Tesla Rival Will Be Launched At CES 2018

Henrik Fisker's new electric car company, Fisker, has teased its first all-electric luxury car called the EMotion on multiple occasions. It's going to be a new luxury all-electric car that's going to rival the Teslas of the world. Fisker himself has confirmed that the Fisker EMotion all-electric car ...

Cheaper Nest Thermostat Possibly Getting A New Design

It has been rumored repeatedly this year that Nest, owned by Google's parent company Alphabet, is going to release a cheaper version of its popular thermostat. Nest is also reportedly going to launch more smart products this year, including a smart doorbell and a home security system. While more ...

Google Search On Android Gets Video Previews

Google continues to make changes to its core search product in order to enable users to find the information they are looking for faster and easier. It introduced text snippets a long time back, the snippets give a snapshot of the site's content so that it's easier for users to decide if they want ...

Apple In Talks With Hollywood Studios For Early Movie Rentals

Movie studios have been toying with the idea of offering digital rentals of new films just weeks after they hit theaters. Cinema chains have obviously objected to these plans but the studios are not shelving them just yet. Apple is said to be one of the major companies that studios like Warner Bros. ...

Google Home Bluetooth Audio Streaming Feature Goes Live

Google Home has had Bluetooth support ever since it was released but the device didn't allow users to use that connectivity option for streaming audio over Bluetooth. It made no sense given that Google Home is a smart speaker and one of the basic features of a smart speaker is to enable users to ...

Microsoft Likely To Unveil Xbox One S Minecraft Edition

It appears that Microsoft is soon going to launch a special edition version of the Xbox One S. This particular version of the console will be a Minecraft edition and if the leaked images are any indication, the console's paint job will make it seem like it came right out of Minecraft itself. This ...

Volkswagen Is Making Its Electric Microbus

The Volkswagen Microbus is undoubtedly an icon of the automotive industry. Its distinctive shape and character make it one of the most recognizable vehicles ever made. Decades after Volkswagen stopped making them, it's going to enter production again. Volkswagen has confirmed that it's bringing back ...

Moto 360 Sport Android Wear 2.0 Update May Arrive Soon

The Moto 360 Sport is one of the many smartwatches that supports the Android Wear 2.0 platform update. However, owners of this wearable device have been made to wait for a very long time. They've still not received the firmware update but that might be about to change soon. A new report suggests ...

Xbox One X 'Project Scorpio Edition' Leaked

Before Microsoft confirmed that its revamped console was called the Xbox One X, it was referred to by its code name only which was Project Scorpio. If the latest leak is to be believed, the Project Scorpio branding may live on even after the Xbox One X has been released. Microsoft is apparently ...

Android O Expected To Be Released On August 21

With all the fancy new features and changes that Google will be bringing to Android O, we're sure many Android owners are looking forward to its release. However there is no official word on when the update will be available, but we could be getting close as Google has launched a special website ...

Android O Expected To Be Release On August 21

With all the fancy new features and changes that Google will be bringing to Android O, we're sure many Android owners are looking forward to its release. However there is no official word on when the update will be available, but we could be getting close as Google has launched a special website ...

Teaser Trailer For Netflix's 'The Punisher' Released

When Season 2 of Netflix's Daredevil was released, it introduced a new hero from the Marvel universe into the show in the form of the Punisher, although we guess he is more of an anti-hero than an actual hero. The character was portrayed by Jon Bernthal and it was so well-received that Netflix ...

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 'Confirmed' For September 15 Release

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will be officially announced next week, so the question is when will the phone be released? A recent rumor suggested that Samsung could release it as soon as the day after the announcement, but a recent tweet by the ever-reliable Evan Blass has confirmed' that it will be ...

Fujifilm X-Pro2 Rumored To Get 4K Video Recording Firmware Update

These days 4K recording on cameras and smartphones is becoming something of a standard feature. This is because 4K is expected to become the standard resolution for the foreseeable future, so manufacturers are trying to create devices that are futureproof. However for some reason Fujifilm did not ...

Apple Watch Shipments Expected To Hit 15M Units This Year

While Apple has had no problems boasting about how many iPhones that they have sold with every release, the company has strangely enough kept mum on how many Apple Watches they have sold, although we can't be sure why because if the estimates by analysts are correct, they are pretty impressive.In ...

Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite Story Trailer Released

It has been a while since we last saw a Marvel VS Capcom mashup, which is why it is understandable that gamers are pretty excited by the next installment, which is Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite. Capcom is certainly doing their best to hype the launch and have since launched a new story trailer for the ...

New Tekken Mobile Game Announced For iOS And Android

If you're a fan of the Tekken franchise and wouldn't mind playing the game on your phone, you'll be pleased to learn that the folks at Bandai Namco have announced a new Tekken mobile game. The game will be available for both iOS and Android gamers, but it seems that at the moment it has been ...

Overwatch For Consoles To Get Reporting Feature In Next Patch

If there was one feature that was missing from the console version of Overwatch that was present on the PC version, it is the player reporting feature. In case it wasn't obvious, player reporting is where players can report other players for bad behavior, like suspected cheating/hacking, profanity, ...

Valve Trying To Curb Steam Games From Being Sold Outside Of Steam

Valve's Steam platform plays host to many games, and while some might consider Valve almost monopolizing the market, at the same time one could argue that Steam does help keep things in one place, and also provides a platform for friends to play together, review games, and so on. However Valve does ...

Sprint To Address BlackBerry KEYone Bloatware Bug

Carriers usually have a very bad habit of loading their phones up with apps, also known as bloatware. We suppose that for the most part, the intentions are good in which these apps are designed to provide certain services to users right out of the box, but usually people already know what they want ...

Facebook Testing Out 'Featured Topic' Customized Links

It's no secret that social media platforms like Facebook have been changing its News Feed to better deliver content that they think is relevant to you, which is why different people's News Feeds look different from yours. Now it seems that Facebook is taking that customization further by testing out ...

OnePlus 5 Video Stabilization Update Shown Off In Video

Take a look at our before and after 4K EIS update video. Even the liveliest of puppies can now be filmed with glorious stability! 🐶 pic.twitter.com/FS9MK9M6nq— OnePlus UK August 16, 2017When it comes to video recording on our smartphones, having high-end phones feature some kind of image ...

EFF Not Thrilled With Tech Companies Blocking Hate Groups

While hate groups in general are not tolerated on most websites and services, the recent events in Charlottesville has led quite a few tech companies to publicly denounce these groups and also ban them from using their services. This includes Apple and PayPal, Spotify, Deezer, Google, and GoDaddy, ...

Monster Brings Voice Assistant Services To Its Headphones

Voice assistants like Siri, Cortana, and Google Assistant have been around for a while, but it's safe to say that Amazon's decision to launch Alexa and open it up to third-party developers and manufacturers has really helped it become more mainstream.This is why it doesn't really come as a surprise ...

HMD Reportedly Teases Larger Nokia Phone, Possibly The Nokia 9

The Nokia 8 was announced a couple of days ago and while its 5.3-inch display isn't exactly small, it's not particularly big either, at least compared to some of the other brands out there. However it seems that there is a chance that we could see a larger Nokia phone in the future, according to a ...

Google Working To Bring Project Treble To Existing Devices

One of the criticisms of the Android mobile operating system is that when it comes to releasing updates, it can be a bit slow unless you own a Nexus or Pixel handset. Google has tried to remedy this over the years with various initiatives, and earlier this year the company announced their latest ...

McDonald's Australia Uses iPhone 8 Render For Its Promotion

Apple's iPhone 8 has yet to be officially announced or revealed, although leaked schematics, drawings, photos, and renders have painted a pretty accurate picture, or at least a pretty consistent picture. In fact it seems that over in Australia, McDonald's might have gotten ahead of itself and has ...

Amazon To Start Paying More Developers Who Create Alexa Skills

One of the great things about Amazon's Alexa is that it is open to third-party developers, which means that Amazon won't have to work so hard to increase its functionality as this can be done by third-party developers, who have in the past come up with a variety of skills that Alexa can use, like ...

Shazam Finds Its Way Onto Samsung's Smart TVs In Latest Update

If you're trying to figure out a song that's playing on radio or a TV show that's being shown on the screen, Shazam is a pretty awesome tool that gets the job done. Of course this usually will rely on you using your smartphone, but it seems that if you own a Samsung Smart TV, Shazam will now be ...

Apple Watch Series 3 Reportedly Enters Into Final Testing Phase

Based on the rumors, it's safe to say that Apple will be launching a new Apple Watch later this year which presumably is the Series 3. In a report by Chinese news outlet Economic Daily , it seems that the Apple Watch Series 3 has entered into its final testing phase, meaning that it's now one step ...

Reddit Testing Direct Video Uploads Onto Its Website

Pup makes most important decision of his life. from awwFor the longest time since its inception, Reddit usually required users to turn to third-party hosting services if they wanted to upload photos or videos. However last year the company started to allow users to upload photos directly to its ...

Twitch Will Let You Filter Overwatch Streams By Hero

One of the ways that you can improve yourself when it comes to video games is by watching professionals play. This is why replays and live streams are quite popular because watching a professional play can give you some insight on mistakes that you're making, new tactics, perspective on a strategy, ...

YouTube Music Head Claims They Pay More Royalties Than Other Services

When it comes to royalties being paid for music streaming, it is a bit of a contentious issue as many artists have in the past taken issue with how they are being paid, like back when Apple Music originally did not plan to pay artists royalties during the free trial .However in a recent post penned ...

HBO's Twitter Accounts Have Been Hacked

HBO is definitely not having a very good couple of weeks, what with one of their distributors purposely leaking a Game of Thrones episode, and not too long ago it was discovered that the company's servers had been hacked in which hackers were threatening leaked some of the company's shows.Now it ...

Quake Champions Early Access Kicks Off August 22

If you grew up playing FPS titles like Quake, then there's a good chance you might have heard of the latest installment in the Quake franchise in the form of Quake Champions which was announced back in E3 2016, and if you can't wait to get your hands on it then you might be interested to learn that ...

Deezer Is Removing Discriminatory/Hate Music From Its Platform

Recently it was reported that Spotify had begun to take active steps in removing hate music from its platform after it was discovered and publicized that there were quite a few hate bands on its service. Now it looks like Deezer is also following suit by removing hateful/discriminatory music from ...

'Star Wars' Obi-Wan Kenobi Movie Could Be In The Works

The Star Wars movies are probably best known as the batches of trilogies that have been released over the past few decades or so, but in recent times we're also starting to see Star Wars movies being made that aren't necessarily part of the trilogy. They are related, but they feature other ...

YouTube TV Expands To 14 More Markets In The US

Earlier this year, YouTube TV was launched but its availability was kind of limited. However over the course of the next few months, we've seen the service start to expand to various markets in the US, and now it looks like the expansion has continued because it has since been reported that ...

500 Million Devices Now Supported By Android Instant Apps

We download a ton of apps on our phones, and sometimes there are apps we download for a specific event or purpose, use it a couple of times, and never bother with it again, which is a waste of time and also it is a rather inefficient use of mobile data and storage space .This is why Google launched ...

Google Shows How Easy It Is To Remove Visible Watermarks On Photos

Visible watermarks on photos are pretty common, and we're sure that many of you guys have seen them all over the internet . These watermarks are meant to be an identifier as to who it belongs it, and also to prevent them from being used and claimed as someone else's.However could there be a better ...

Instagram Will Turn Photos You Reply To Into Stickers

Instagram is on a roll these days, launching new features to make sure that users stay interested in its photo sharing service. Just yesterday, Instagram made its service more conversational by launching comment threads. Today, the Facebook-owned service has introduced new ways to reply with photos ...

Battlefield: Bad Company For Xbox One Available Now

The backward compatibility feature of the Xbox One enables gamers to play games on the current-generation console that were originally released for the Xbox 360. There are dozens of Xbox 360 games that are backward compatible with the Xbox One and the list continues to grow with each passing month. ...

Hyundai Is Developing A Long-Range Premium Electric Car

More and more legacy car manufacturers are jumping on the electric car bandwagon. Seeing the success that has come Tesla's way, many manufacturers have now decided that they want a piece of the electric car pie as well. South Korea-based Hyundai has now confirmed that it's placing electric cars at ...

Sony Confirms PS4 System Software 5.0 Details

We recently reported about some of the new features that might be included in the next major software update for the PlayStation 4. Sony today confirmed the PS4 system software version 5.0. Codenamed NOBUNAGA, it's out today for those who were selected to be a beta tester for the next major PS4 ...