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Red Dead Redemption 2 has sold over 17 million copies worldwide Red Dead Redemption 2 has sold over 17 million copies worldwide
- November 09, 2018

Red Dead Online was always expected to drop in November, but now at least you know a surprise launch isn't something you have to be excited or anxious about. According to Take-Two, Red Dead Redemption 2 has racked up over $725 million in retail "sell-through", which means copies sold to actual customers and not just retailers themselves. (more...)
Google Chrome to Crack Down on Invasive, Misleading Ads Google Chrome to Crack Down on Invasive, Misleading Ads
- November 09, 2018

Google launched tools to deal with many of those issues in Chrome previous year, however, the company says the tools didn't go far enough. "In fact, more than half of these abusive experiences are not blocked by our current set of protections, and almost all involve harmful or misleading ads ", writes Google product manager Vivek Sekhar. (more...)
Facebook Messenger Will Give You 10 Minutes To Unsend A Message Facebook Messenger Will Give You 10 Minutes To Unsend A Message
- November 09, 2018

Well don't worry, because Mark Zuckerberg has come to the rescue. Now Facebook is planning to save Messenger users from some of this pain. This time limit does seem surprisingly short, however, considering that the company gives WhatsApp users up to an hour to unsend that embarrassing photo. (more...)
Files by Google: Android’s file browser, at long last Files by Google: Android’s file browser, at long last
- November 09, 2018

We've also redesigned the user experience to make sure that the content of your mobile phone is the focus when you use the app, all while keeping the same functions and playfulness that people love. This, and the fact that you're now allowed to use the app until the update is complete, suggests that this method will be used for critical updates like bug fixes and security hole plugs. (more...)
There Are Plans to Bring All Blizzard Franchises Mobile There Are Plans to Bring All Blizzard Franchises Mobile
- November 09, 2018

Many other financial groups echo this sentiment and have even predicted how much money Diablo Immortal will make. And, with this move from Blizzard , a lot of fans were upset and angry. Instead of re-angering fans in the future, Blizzard is just letting fans get all of their anger out now and warning them that there's more they won't like in the future. (more...)
Final Fantasy 15 DLC Canceled; Director Tabata Leaves Square Enix Final Fantasy 15 DLC Canceled; Director Tabata Leaves Square Enix
- November 09, 2018

Square Enix used the stream to release a brief teaser for the expansion and reveal Final Fantasy XV Episode Ardyn Prologue, which is effectively two additional teasers to be released on December 15, 2018, and January 10, 2019. However, no further details were divulged on what this new title is. Which itself came on the back of an earlier report that the company had posted an "extraordinary loss" of 3,733 million Yen (roughly $33) for the six-month period ending the 30th September. (more...)
Booms and Busts in Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market Booms and Busts in Internet of Things (IoT) Security Market
- November 09, 2018

Trending factors influencing the market shares of APAC, Europe , North America and ROW? The Internet of Things (IoT) in Retail Market report includes a comprehensive analysis of key Internet of Things (IoT) in Retail Market players. (more...)
Fossil's latest Wear OS smartwatch adds longer battery life for $255 Fossil's latest Wear OS smartwatch adds longer battery life for $255
- November 09, 2018

With Wear OS receiving a redesign back in September , a few manufacturers have been looking to leverage the OS in new devices. Fossil's own sub-brands are even guilty of this. Finally, you'll be looking at a 1.2-inch AMOLED display with a 390 x 390 resolution. The watch comes in two sizes - 41 and 43mm - and six different color options. (more...)
Xiaomi Offers AirPods Alternative for $30 Xiaomi Offers AirPods Alternative for $30
- November 09, 2018

Now, we can't really say that the AirDots will match the AirPods in overall performance but they do sound like a good alternative to Apple's more pricier ones. Not all smartphones have the tap-to-wake feature, so this feature in the AirDots Youth Edition might come in handy. So, with the help of interface, you can control music playback, answer calls, activate a voice assistant and the like without touching the headphone. (more...)
U.S. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Net Neutrality Challenge U.S. Supreme Court Declines To Hear Net Neutrality Challenge
- November 08, 2018

Trump announced plans to phase out the program in September 2017, but District Judge John Bates in Washington , D.C., ruled in August that the program must be fully restored. Sessions went on to explain how the Trump administration has the power to end DACA, because it was put in place by the Obama administration without approval from Congress or the courts. (more...)
'Red Dead Redemption 2' Missing Characters Bug Fix In the Works 'Red Dead Redemption 2' Missing Characters Bug Fix In the Works
- November 07, 2018

Not even 24 hours after its release, Red Dead Redemption 2 was being labeled the best game of the year, and trust me, it is. RDR2 is a prequel, telling the story of Arthur and the gang as he must make decisions that balance his moral compass and loyalty to the gang. (more...)
Google working on fix for Pixel 3 memory management problems Google working on fix for Pixel 3 memory management problems
- November 07, 2018

If you want the keyboard sleeve and stylus pen - which pretty much make the tablet into what it's supposed to be, which is a laptop replacement - you have to buy those items separately. The Pixel Slate starts at $599 and is available in multiple configurations. The camera combines up to 15 frames in order to produce an image akin to a 5-second exposure. (more...)
Samsung is all set to launch its first 4 rear camera phone Samsung is all set to launch its first 4 rear camera phone
- November 07, 2018

He's still working on his full-length Galaxy S10 video, but the teaser below gives us plenty to be excited about while we wait. According to the reports , Samsung Galaxy A9 can be launched in India at a price of Rs 39,000. However, it is also believed that Galaxy S10 will also have one or two 5.88-inch display variant (s). Samsung Galaxy A9 (2018) features a 24MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture. (more...)
OnePlus announces the 6T, coming to T OnePlus announces the 6T, coming to T
- November 07, 2018

The OnePlus 6T is going to be available from November 1st, and the pre-order is open on Amazon India. It will be made available in Mirror Black and Midnight Black colour options. However, the company also announced that NightScape is also coming to this phone in a future software upgrade. "Our rationale is that the person who wants to take the device swimming shouldn't be able to raise the cost of the device for everyone; that's our OnePlus way of looking at it". (more...)
Apple is reportedly reining in production of its cheaper iPhone Apple is reportedly reining in production of its cheaper iPhone
- November 06, 2018

Apple has told its top smartphone assemblers-Foxconn and Pegatron-"to halt plans for additional production lines dedicated to the new iPhone XR". However, to enhance the company's global deployment, Tung said that Pegatron is studying the feasibility of producing in the Southeast Asia region and will make some adjustments if necessary. (more...)
Samsung's foldable smartphone specs leak, will be showcased at developer conference Samsung's foldable smartphone specs leak, will be showcased at developer conference
- November 06, 2018

If this isn't a confirmation of a folding phone in the works, we don't know what is. "Before we take it to the market, we want to share with developers what we've done so far and see what they think of it", the official said. High price tags are expected to prevent foldable phones from immediately becoming big hits, and some analysts even doubt there is huge appetite for such a product. (more...)
Should you buy the OnePlus 6T? Should you buy the OnePlus 6T?
- November 06, 2018

Besides that, the phone still houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, between 6GB and 8GB RAM, and an internal storage capacity of either 128GB or 256GB. Well, it seems that all the rumors and leaks were more or less spot on when it comes to the existence of the device . If, however, you're coming from a OnePlus 5 or older, this is a great time to upgrade, especially if you're already a T-Mobile customer or have been considering switching. (more...)
Why Apple's stock is down, pushing market value below $1 trillion Why Apple's stock is down, pushing market value below $1 trillion
- November 05, 2018

In terms of growth, Apple's services revenue, which includes revenue from Digital Content and Services, AppleCare, Apple Pay, licensing and other services, grew from $7.9 billion in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017 to $10 billion in the final quarter of 2018, marking an increase of 27 per cent. (more...)
IPad Pro 2018 Guide: Should You Really Upgrade? IPad Pro 2018 Guide: Should You Really Upgrade?
- November 05, 2018

We all know that the iPad Pro (the 12.9-inch line) costs about $1.899 - that, if you want 1TB worth of storage and LTE. John Ternus, Apple's VP of hardware engineering, came onstage during the iPad Pro 2018 unveiling event and claimed that they "are faster than 92% of all the portable PCs sold in the last 12 months, including the most popular Core i7 models from the top manufacturers". (more...)
This New Item In Fortnite Is Straight Out Of The Movie 'IT' This New Item In Fortnite Is Straight Out Of The Movie 'IT'
- November 05, 2018

Fortnite is now available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC, Nintendo Switch, iOS , and select Android devices. Epic Games hasn't announced anything more about the one-time event, and we can't be fully certain what it is going to be. Perhaps the worst change to Fortnite in a while, explosives now deal 25% of their initial damage through structures and the environment. During this time we've been collecting internal data and monitoring constructive feedback from all of you. (more...)