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Boy jumps for joy with bear at Nashville Zoo Boy jumps for joy with bear at Nashville Zoo
- June 15, 2018

Ian and his father, Patrick, were on a day out at Nashville Zoo when they made a decision to visit the zoo's new Peruvian-themed exhibit, Patrick told Fox News . Ian's dad says the unlikely friends jumped together for a good 10-minutes, and were quite exhausted by the end. He says both started getting a little winded by the time the video was taken. (more...)
Net Neutrality Rules Have Officially Been Repealed Net Neutrality Rules Have Officially Been Repealed
- June 15, 2018

However, you can be sure ISPs and mobile carriers will take advantage of the new rules over time. "We're all going to wake up on Monday, and we're all going to be able to stream cool shows off Netflix or Hulu or YouTube", pledged Jonathan Spalter, the leader of USTelecom, a trade group for the telecom industry. (more...)
This company just sold one million phones in 22 days This company just sold one million phones in 22 days
- June 15, 2018

On the occasion of having sold 1 million units, the company has announced " Community Celebration Season " to be held from 15 June to 26 June. By comparison, it took the OnePlus 5 and 5T three months to achieve the same milestone. Or, at least, they look at the new OnePlus phone first before any other model form a different company. OnePlus also credits its community for the enormous success of the OnePlus 6 . (more...)
Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 could be 'heavily redesigned' for 2019 Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 could be 'heavily redesigned' for 2019
- June 15, 2018

Now, according to a new report , Microsoft is gearing up for another flurry of new hardware devices in 2019. Earlier reports have suggested that the tablet will have a 10-inch display, USB-C connectivity, and either 64GB or 128GB of internal storage. (more...)
This Samsung smartphone may cost more than Rs 1,35,000 This Samsung smartphone may cost more than Rs 1,35,000
- June 15, 2018

Speaking of boring upgrades, there's another new product Samsung reportedly plans to unveil alongside the Galaxy Note 9 in early August. Another firm, Golden Bridge Investment, expects the device to launch in the first half of 2019, with a whopping price tag of 2 million won (about $1,843), a far cry from the price of existing smartphones on the market, with even the iPhone X costing just $999. (more...)
Check out ten minutes of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 right here Check out ten minutes of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 right here
- June 15, 2018

The game combines the over the shoulder perspective of Resident Evil 4 with the more intuitive controls of 7, which goes a long way towards making this take on RE2 feel brand new. It remains to be seen what conditions will need to be met in the Resident Evil 2 remake to unlock these modes, but that should come to light once the game is actually released. (more...)
No More Training Wheels? Google Pixelbook May Soon Run Windows 10 No More Training Wheels? Google Pixelbook May Soon Run Windows 10
- June 15, 2018

Although Chrome OS is no longer entirely dependent on Web applications-it can also be used to run Android applications, and Linux application support is also in development-the lack of Windows support means that most traditional desktop applications are unusable. (more...)
Sony blocks Fortnite cross-play on Switch Sony blocks Fortnite cross-play on Switch
- June 14, 2018

PS4 gamers hoping to parachute into Fortnite on the Nintendo Switch have probably noticed that their account progress doesn't carry over. It's believable that someone would want to play the prettier version of Fortnite on PS4 at home and play the Switch version on the go. (more...)
Mew included with PokeBall Plus for Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu and Eevee Mew included with PokeBall Plus for Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu and Eevee
- June 14, 2018

Another fun thing that Poke Ball plus has: as long as it is connected to your phone and the PoGO app, it will count your steps so you can hatch Eggs and get Candy for the Pokemon you've set as your buddy. It sounds like this will be the only way to get Mew in Pokemon Let's Go as well. Assuming Mew won't be available through regular gameplay in Pokemon Let's Go , then that pretty much leaves the Poke Ball Plus as your only option for obtaining one. (more...)
E3 2018: Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Our First Thoughts E3 2018: Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Our First Thoughts
- June 14, 2018

This has been corrected. Fire Emblem: Three Houses will be released exclusively for the Nintendo Switch sometime in Spring 2019. Stay tuned to IGN for more on Three Houses as it's revealed. Fire Emblem Three Houses is available Spring 2019! The trailer is here, take a look! For instance, Fire Emblem: Heroes will sport anime-style cut-scenes , and it will also allow players to interact with party members outside of battle. (more...)
Daemon X Machina Blasting onto Switch Daemon X Machina Blasting onto Switch
- June 14, 2018

Mechs in the game are able to fight on the ground or fly around with jetpacks. No release date has been announced at the time of writing. Players can learn more about Daemon X Machina by heading over to the game's page on Nintendo's website. (more...)
Volvo S60 to debut Polestar Engineered package Volvo S60 to debut Polestar Engineered package
- June 14, 2018

The announcement comes shortly before the Swedish automaker is expected to unveil its new S60 sedan, which will be built in Charleston, South Carolina. Extra changes are largely cosmetic, the Polestar Engineered vehicle identified by a few gold highlights (that now the Polestar hallmark colour) inside and out, plus black chrome exhaust pipes. (more...)
Telltale Games is working on a 'Stranger Things' adventure game Telltale Games is working on a 'Stranger Things' adventure game
- June 14, 2018

We don't have any plans to get into gaming. "There's a broad spectrum of entertainment available today", a Netflix rep said. "Games have become increasingly cinematic, but we view this as interactive narrative storytelling on our service". (more...)
Jaguar E-Pace adds 'self learning' Smart Settings and 200PS petrol engine Jaguar E-Pace adds 'self learning' Smart Settings and 200PS petrol engine
- June 14, 2018

Among the new features is the Smart Settings artificial intelligence system, which recently debuted on the I-Pace electric vehicle. For example, the auto learns that on a cold day, it should pre-heat the steering wheel or play a given song on a specific day of the week. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9/Galaxy S9+ Get an Unofficial Version of TWRP Samsung Galaxy S9/Galaxy S9+ Get an Unofficial Version of TWRP
- June 14, 2018

Now the latest news is suggesting a new Gold colour scheme and much larger battery are inbound. What it means is that Samsung might be first to the party with a new tech that'll allow them to go further with fewer visible parts. The Galaxy X could also be positioned as a laptop replacement, depending on what other features Samsung includes. Last year, a separate recall was issued by the same agency for certain refurbished AT&T Samsung Galaxy 4 models sent through FedEx that were ... (more...)
E3 2018: Rick & Morty Co-creator Announces Trover Saves the Universe E3 2018: Rick & Morty Co-creator Announces Trover Saves the Universe
- June 14, 2018

While details surrounding gameplay are sparse, it will be out early 2019 . If you've ever seen the Adult Swim TV show Rick and Morty , then you would have immediately recognized Roiland's voice in the trailer. The game's official website has a short description: "Wonderful. Does that make sense?" Previously, Sony revealed that the PS VR headset sold over two million units globally since its release a year ago with game sales totally in excess of 12.2 million copies at game stores and ... (more...)
9-Year-OId British Girl Enters Rehab For Addiction To 'Fortnite' 9-Year-OId British Girl Enters Rehab For Addiction To 'Fortnite'
- June 14, 2018

Two parents in Britain are seeking professional help for their daughter's Fortnite addiction after she elected to sit in a puddle of her own urine rather than put the game down. Carol's mother said that by March, her daughter showed signs of addiction. Steve Pope, the addictions counselor who has been treating Carol and Richard's daughter, said that parents have been reaching out to him about their children, who are as young as 8, and their Fortnite addictions. (more...)
Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends Your internet use could change as 'net neutrality' ends
- June 13, 2018

A group representing major cable companies and TV networks said Monday that "despite a new round of outlandish claims and doomsday predictions from groups dedicated to stoking political controversy, consumers will be able to see for themselves that their internet service will keep working as always has and will keep getting better". (more...)
Intel Will Enter GPU Market By 2020 Intel Will Enter GPU Market By 2020
- June 13, 2018

Murthy Renduchintala, Intel's chief engineering officer and group president of the Client and Internet of Things Businesses and System Architecture. Now it's possible that Intel could just take its existing GPU technology, the silicon currently baked into its Coffee Lake CPUs, and just throw more of its execution units into a discrete GPU package. (more...)
Google will block Chrome extension installs outside its Web Store Google will block Chrome extension installs outside its Web Store
- June 13, 2018

If you want to install Chrome extensions, Google's Chrome Web Store soon will be the only place to get them. You will no longer be able to install Google Chrome extensions from outside of the main Chrome Store anymore. And in early December, 2018, the inline installation API will be removed from Chrome 71 . The inline installation feature in Chrome arrived in 2011 to allow users to install extensions directly from developers' websites. (more...)