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Job Listing Confirms New Diablo Game Is In The Works Job Listing Confirms New Diablo Game Is In The Works
- June 06, 2018

Blizzard are hiring, and it appears we'll be getting ready to crawl through the depths of Hell yet again real soon. The job postings are looking for a Diablo dungeon artist and environment artist , among other positions. The role will also require the person to mentor junior environment artists and provide feedback to those artists. Considering Blizzard is hiring for such essential roles in the creative team of an unannounced Diablo project, it's nearly guaranteed that the sequel to ... (more...)
Firefox pilots Side View feature to end tab-switching hell Firefox pilots Side View feature to end tab-switching hell
- June 06, 2018

What is it? Test Pilot is a sandbox of sorts that lets Mozilla developers tinker with new Firefox features without disrupting the user experience. Today, Mozilla has announced two new experiments for Test Pilot: Custom Color and Side View . Apart from the customisations offered through Color extension, Firefox has received the Side View extension that lets you view two different browser tabs in the same tab, within the same window. (more...)
Apple's giving a new camera (and some tongue) to Messages and Memoji Apple's giving a new camera (and some tongue) to Messages and Memoji
- June 06, 2018

So there are the major new iOS and watchOS updates coming this year. The company also doubled down on its commitment to privacy with the introduction of tools to prevent advertisers from tracking users of Apple devices from being tracked online. (more...)
Download the macOS Mojave Wallpaper Day & Night Versions Download the macOS Mojave Wallpaper Day & Night Versions
- June 06, 2018

The update also brings improvement to Continuity in the form of Continuity Camera . Mojave is getting a new Stacks mode, which lets you you stack your desktop icons automatically into stacks by kind, date, or tab. The Mac App Store is a ghost town of limited selection and Apple customers have long complained that some Mac apps get short shrift. While some users will prefer to leave things as they are, many people (pros, especially) will welcome the ability to make their desktop ... (more...)
Code Vein PC, Consoles Release Date Confirmed, New Trailer Released Code Vein PC, Consoles Release Date Confirmed, New Trailer Released
- June 06, 2018

Should you wish to pre-order, there are some in-game goodies to be had as a reward, including some God Eater crossover weapons. At the center of the destruction lies a hidden society of Revenants called Vein. Give into the bloodlust fully and risk becoming one of the Lost, fi endish ghouls devoid of any remaining humanity. With director Hiroshi Yoshimura at the helm, Code Vein is coming from the same cats who worked on the popular God Eater series. (more...)
Apple Reveals iOS 12 with These 15 New Features Apple Reveals iOS 12 with These 15 New Features
- June 06, 2018

Craig Federighi , senior vice president of software engineering for Apple , gave an example using the bluetooth tracker app Tile. "Some of us, it's become such a habit, we might not even recognise just how distracted we've become". These buttons make it easy to share web content, but they also let social networks collect user data-something Apple has been cracking down on in recent years. (more...)
Jaguar I-PACE - An Unprecedented Stunning All-electric SUV Jaguar I-PACE - An Unprecedented Stunning All-electric SUV
- June 06, 2018

The sleek and coupe silhouette of I-PACE is adopted from Jaguar C-X75 supercar. With a state-of-the-art 90kWh Lithium-ion battery using 432 pouch cells, the I-PACE delivers a range of 480km (WLTP cycle). Adding to this, I-PACE will embed an Amazon Alexa Skill in its system. This will eventually let owners question an Alexa enabled device for information held in the Jaguar InControlRemote app. (more...)
Xbox One X deals lead the charge in Microsoft’s E3 sale Xbox One X deals lead the charge in Microsoft’s E3 sale
- June 06, 2018

The sale includes a milestone with the first price drop ever for Xbox One X , with $50 off the system via the Microsoft Store and some participating retailers . The Microsoft Store will also have various games discounted at up to 75-percent off. Controllers are also discounted for the duration of the sale with black, white, special edition, and limited-edition Xbox One controllers $10 off. (more...)
Sony's RX100 VI compact hides a ridiculous zoom lens Sony's RX100 VI compact hides a ridiculous zoom lens
- June 06, 2018

While the maximum aperture is now a little slower than the optic featured on the RX100 V , Sony believes the RX100 VI will still be capable of delivering portraits with lovely bokeh. It also adds a Hybrid Log Gamma Picture Profile to enable HDR-compatible 4K UHD capture. A first for Sony's RX series, RX100 VI has a touch shutter that can be activated by tapping the back LCD screen, a zoom lever with customisable zoom speeds and an LCD that can be rotated 180 degrees upward or 90 ... (more...)
Apple CarPlay gaining Google Maps, Waze capability Apple CarPlay gaining Google Maps, Waze capability
- June 05, 2018

But if you've used Apple's interface, you'd know that it's very limited only to the apps that Apple allows, and that doesn't now include third-party navigation software. Even so, it is a nice change of pace for Apple , which is known for its tight control over the apps that get the CarPlay treatment. You plug your iPhone into the head unit, which displays a driving-friendly version of iOS. (more...)
Ginger emojis arrive on Android and iOS Ginger emojis arrive on Android and iOS
- June 05, 2018

Brace yourself, world: the Unicode Consortium unleashes version 11.0 of its Emoji and general standard on Tuesday June 5th, and will right the bad wrong that is the absence of red-headed emoji. Cupcakes , superheroes , bagels, toilet paper, kangaroos, and llamas will also be included in Unicode's Emoji 11.0 update . Two years ago, more than 21,000 people signed a petition to get ginger-haired emojis launched and created. (more...)
Take a look at some leaked photos of the BlackBerry KEY2 Take a look at some leaked photos of the BlackBerry KEY2
- June 05, 2018

The latest leak comes from the serial tipster Evan Blass who has shared the images on Twitter.The leaked image give a detailed view of the upcoming smartphone showing the phone from various angles. Just flick through the images in the lead above to see what we mean. According to past leaks and rumors, the BlackBerry Key2 should be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 chipset, aided by 4GB or 6GB of RAM. (more...)
NetEase Invests Over $100M in Bungie, New IPs on the Way NetEase Invests Over $100M in Bungie, New IPs on the Way
- June 05, 2018

In return, NetEase gets a minority stake in the Washington-based studio and a seat on its board. If you're anything like me, then you've been eagerly awaiting news on how Bungie is going to change the playing field for Destiny 2's coming expansion and second year of content. (more...)
Buy the OnePlus 6 in Silk White Buy the OnePlus 6 in Silk White
- June 05, 2018

The device offers 6GB/8GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of internal storage. The OnePlus 6 Silk White comes with 8GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage, while the x Marvel Avengers edition packs 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage. For selfies, the smartphone has a 16-megapixel front camera. The OnePlus 6 Marvel Avengers Limited Edition has fingerprint sensor on the back, but you can also make use of the Face Unlock function that is claimed to unlock the handset in 0.4 seconds. (more...)
New Apple Products That Might Get Announced at Today's Event New Apple Products That Might Get Announced at Today's Event
- June 05, 2018

The Mac App Store is a ghost town of limited selection and Apple customers have long complained that some Mac apps get short shrift. That way, whenever you activate your iPhone's screen to see what time it is, it won't show you all of the notifications that end up distracting you when you should be sleeping. (more...)
Google is planning to start bumping users over to the new Gmail Google is planning to start bumping users over to the new Gmail
- June 05, 2018

But, after eight weeks, users will automatically be migrated to the new Gmail. The new Gmail redesign will be the law of the land by October for G Suite users. The opt-out will also no longer be available to users who've moved to the new Gmail already. The new Gmail launches to general availability from July. (more...)
Lenovo Z5 with notched display, Snapdragon 636 launched at Rs 13,700 Lenovo Z5 with notched display, Snapdragon 636 launched at Rs 13,700
- June 05, 2018

The Lenovo Z5 has been in the news for quite some time now and there was a lot of hype around the device due to rumors that suggested that the Z5 will come with features such as a huge battery with nearly 45 days of standby time, edge-to-edge notch-less display and glass back . (more...)
What’s New In iOS 12? What’s New In iOS 12?
- June 05, 2018

It will automatically detect when you start a workout and track your activity for you. On the contrary, Apple is seemingly doing more to make sure its entire user base has a better experience with its devices. Apple faced a backlash late past year when it emerged that the company slowed down some older iPhones with flagging batteries. For example , Apple says that an iPhone 6 Plus running iOS 12 will get faster keyboard pop-up and faster app launches . (more...)
It Looks Like Hitman 2 is Getting Announced Later This Week It Looks Like Hitman 2 is Getting Announced Later This Week
- June 05, 2018

The font in the short snippet looks very similar to that used in the Hitman games, and an F1 race track would be the flawless destination for Agent 47 to assassinate some unfortunate targets, don't you think? Whatever the case, get into your killing mood; you'll be heading out to murder some more, 47! The developer has been teasing this Hitman reveal for a while, culminating with a tweet yesterday asking players to tune in to a Warner Bros. (more...)
Intel unveils 40th Anniversary Core i7-8086K processor Intel unveils 40th Anniversary Core i7-8086K processor
- June 05, 2018

It's a tweaked version of Intel's latest 8th Generation Core i7 processors aimed at gamers who want a higher-frequency chip for a better gaming experience. As a comparison, the 18-core/36-thread Core i9-7980XE scored around 5000 points. We don't know what fabrication process it will be using (since Intel is on the cusp of switching to a 10nm process), and naturally we don't know a price yet either. (more...)