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The Steam Summer Sale has started
- June 22, 2018

Just as the rumors foretold, the Steam Summer Sale has launched at last. Each year the Steam Summer Sale, alongside the Steam Winter Sale , famously drops the biggest game discounts for PC gamers, with titles right up to the quality of the incoming Fallout 76 and Cyberpunk 2077 reduced in price. (more...)
Instagram Adds Mobile TV Feature After Reaching 1 Billion Users Instagram Adds Mobile TV Feature After Reaching 1 Billion Users
- June 22, 2018

But, in IGTV , the creators are the channels. The videos can also apparently be viewed via the regular Instagram app, though the " IGTV " option doesn't seem to be popping up in creators' stories just yet. As the name suggests, this is their attempt at TV, which really just means long-form video is coming to Instagram , as well as a stand-alone IGTV app. (more...)
Nintendo Setting Up Switch Demo Stations At Walmart Stores Across the Country
- June 22, 2018

If you've got a family full of people who love the Switch, Nintendo's got a treat for you! The Nintendo Switch is a great choice for families looking to play games together, and since the system's launch previous year, your own family has likely honed its skills across several different titles. (more...)
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont? Super Smash Bros. Ultimate to Add Castlevania’s Simon Belmont?
- June 22, 2018

The shop administrators stumbled upon a unusual bomb threat likely coming from an angry fan. This tradition looks to hold true with Super Smash Bros . At the annual video game event, Super Smash Bros . So yes, if you still have your GameCube, or if you have the Smash Bros . -themed controller from Super Smash Bros . (more...)
LG Q7 Android One Smartphone to Soon Launch in the US LG Q7 Android One Smartphone to Soon Launch in the US
- June 21, 2018

Now that there is an evidence suggesting the arrival of an Android One LG Q7 device, it has been mentioned that the particular smartphone won't be available for all initially. The confirmation that "cv5a" is an Android One device comes from the suffix 'sprout, ' which you'll find in the codename for nearly every Android One device released so far. (more...)
Mobile, Sprint Merger Faces Test In Senate Hearing Next Week Mobile, Sprint Merger Faces Test In Senate Hearing Next Week
- June 21, 2018

From an engineering viewpoint, T-Mobile's plans look rational, but that's not the same thing as getting approval from the FCC and the Department of Justice. This scale should allow the company to acquire content at lower rates and on better terms than TMobile and Layer3 can do on their own. T-Mobile CEO John Legere, who would lead a combined company, said they plan to commit $40 billion to 5G technologies in their first three years - "the years that will determine if American companies and ... (more...)
Supreme Court Lets States Force Online Retailers To Collect Sales Tax Supreme Court Lets States Force Online Retailers To Collect Sales Tax
- June 21, 2018

In a case involving MA online retailer Wayfair, the US Supreme Court Thursday opened the door for states to collect sales taxes on products their residents buy from Internet retailers in other states. Forty-one states back the effort, saying the problem is growing worse as e-commerce continues to grow nationwide. Customers were generally supposed to pay the tax to the state themselves if they were not charged by the merchant, but the vast majority of consumers did not. (more...)
Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2018 demo leaked in audio format, have a listen Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2018 demo leaked in audio format, have a listen
- June 21, 2018

Taking everything into account, Cyberpunk 2077 is definitely shaping up to be one of the most unique-looking and intriguing games in development, and this has understandably caused fans to clamor for any information related to when it officially hits store shelves. (more...)
Resident Evil 2 Remake PS4 Pro and Xbox One X Enhancements Announced Resident Evil 2 Remake PS4 Pro and Xbox One X Enhancements Announced
- June 21, 2018

In comparison, Resident Evil 7 is Xbox One X enhanced and runs at 4K 60FPS . At E3, where Capcom was showing the game to the press, Gaming Bolt asked the developer whether Resident Evil 2 will support different graphics and performance modes on the more powerful PS4 Pro and Xbox One X . (more...)
Switch-exclusive Octopath Traveler won’t have any DLC after release Switch-exclusive Octopath Traveler won’t have any DLC after release
- June 20, 2018

Additionally, he confirmed that players can complete the entire game without recruiting any of the other characters, which might be enticing for those planning for a challenge run with a single character. Published by Nintendo, it's a classic JRPG developed by Square Enix in collaboration with Acquire. That, at least, is what Square Enix found during internal testing, so if you've been waiting for a game you can really sink your teeth into, this could very well be it. (more...)
Instagram monthly active users reaches 1 billion for the first time Instagram monthly active users reaches 1 billion for the first time
- June 20, 2018

Instagram notes on its new website promoting IGTV that mobile video content will make up for nearly 80% of all mobile data traffic within three years. Instagram's IGTV is ultimately going to be a direct competitor to YouTube, but the company is also targeting Snapchat's Discover. You don't have to search or browse to get started, and it's easy to multitask. (more...)
Garmin's Fenix 5 Plus watches help you survive mountain climbing Garmin's Fenix 5 Plus watches help you survive mountain climbing
- June 20, 2018

The new Garmin Fenix 5 Plus series could really be called the Fenix 6 series since there are so many updates over the Fenix 5 series launched previous year. Another new feature for the Plus models is onboard storage for music. The smartwatches will be capable of storing up to 500 songs and downloading offline playlists from select music streaming services like iHeartradio and Deezer. (more...)
Mazda MX-5 to get 15% power hike and more safety kit Mazda MX-5 to get 15% power hike and more safety kit
- June 20, 2018

These include the reworked SkyActiv-G 2.0-liter gasoline engine , which makes 181hp (184PS / 135kW) and 151lb-ft (205Nm) of torque. It now makes 181 hp and 151 pounds-feet of torque, up from the prior 155 hp and 148 pounds-feet. A few new visual enhancements will help set 2019 Miatas apart from their predecessors. Elsewhere the focus is on safety for this updated MX-5, with five new "i-Activsense" technologies - as Mazda calls them - introduced on the auto for the first time. (more...)
NickEh30 Has a Suggestion to Improve the Waypoints in Fortnite Battle Royale NickEh30 Has a Suggestion to Improve the Waypoints in Fortnite Battle Royale
- June 20, 2018

If players found a wealth of rockets before the late game and made it till the end, you could bet that at least one player would be spamming everyone else with rockets. Legendary from 2.07 to 2.52. The maximum number of unloaded Rocket Ammo that can be held has been changed to 12. - The remaining teams will battle it out until the timer expires. (more...)
Apple May Have Cancelled Plans For A Smaller iPhone Apple May Have Cancelled Plans For A Smaller iPhone
- June 20, 2018

The company says that it believes its sources enough that it is now proceeding with accessories for the larger iPhone X successor. The smaller 5.84” OLED phone is expected to ship in 25 million units, while the most affordable device with the LCD panel should hit 30 million shipments. (more...)
Cryptocurrencies may suffer breakdowns as they scale, warns central banks' group Cryptocurrencies may suffer breakdowns as they scale, warns central banks' group
- June 20, 2018

The BIS , which has previously warned of the fraud risk in cryptocurrencies, noted that there was "a fragile foundation of trust " in such systems. The BIS is weighing in at pivotal moment in the cryptocurrency story . "Trust can evaporate at any time because of the fragility of the decentralised consensus through which transactions are recorded", the report reads. (more...)
First official images of new 2019 Suzuki Jimny revealed First official images of new 2019 Suzuki Jimny revealed
- June 20, 2018

In order to revive its market share in this segment, Maruti Suzuki has launched a substitute for it named Jimny. There was a time when Maruti Suzuki Gypsy ruled the roost, but soon its competitors took over this bulky carrier passenger vehicle and the company lost its market share. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to pack whopping 512GB of storage Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to pack whopping 512GB of storage
- June 20, 2018

Because the project was ultimately scrapped, we have reason to believe , it did not meet Samsung's standards necessary to bring the device into the market. Furthermore, Good Lock also comes with a Routines features which will let you automate certain actions on the phone, like increasing the brightness of the screen when you turn on the camera. (more...)
The Oppo Find X features pop-up front and rear cameras The Oppo Find X features pop-up front and rear cameras
- June 20, 2018

See the Verge's hands-on review below. Unfortunately, pricing is unavailable at this point but OPPO did state that it will be priced less than some of the other top-end devices now out on the market. This helps keep the seamless design of the phone looking elegant, making the front of the device all about the display and the user's ability to interact with it, and the back of the device about the shifting gradient colors. (more...)
PUBG discounted to $19.99 in celebration of 400 million players PUBG discounted to $19.99 in celebration of 400 million players
- June 20, 2018

Alongside Sanhok's PC pass, PUBG is adding in a Fortnite-style battle pass, created to be the main way players unlock new content themed around the new map. What's more, players who don't buy the pass will also be able to "temporarily" unlock "many" of the items included in the pass, though permanent unlocks are obviously reserved for paying players. (more...)