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Tech Fitbit introduces a new line of affordable wearables
Author: 0 Fitbit introduces a new line of affordable wearables

While the Inspire tracker is priced at $70, the Inspire HR retails at $100. The Ace 2's colorful protective casing is also removable, so if your child wants something more grown up, that can one day take it out of the case and use it with an Inspire wrist band.

Tech Google plans to offer in-game rewards for watching video ads
Author: 0 Google plans to offer in-game rewards for watching video ads

The idea is to get mobile android developers to use Google's tool set and build the feature into their apps. This practice is already a common way for developers to profit when gamers don't want to pay real cash, but as an official Google Play offering, Rewarded Products should make life easier for developers.

Tech Last Updated Windows 10 Worsened Graphics In Destiny 2
Author: 0 Last Updated Windows 10 Worsened Graphics In Destiny 2

The other big milestone for Windows 10 is that it has the highest customer satisfaction in the history of Windows, something underlined by Microsoft Corporate VP of Modern Life & Devices Yusuf Mehdi. Although Windows 7's support retirement is just 312 days away, the OS stubbornly clings to a position of power, a place it seems to have little desire to relinquish.

Tech The Sinking City Gets New Release Date to Avoid Crowded March Timeframe
Author: 0 The Sinking City Gets New Release Date to Avoid Crowded March Timeframe

Developers Frogwares today confirmed that they have delayed the launch of their Lovecraftian open-world detective RPG by two months, pushing it back from March 21st to June 27th. "Hopefully while we are giving you less to worry about - which game you should or shouldn't play - this additional time will also allow us to continue to optimize The Sinking City , making it a little bit better".

Tech Leica Q2 launches today
Author: 0 Leica Q2 launches today

This top-tier Leica optic guarantees optimum picture quality with exquisite bokeh characteristics in even the most hard lighting scenarios. Angled front view of the Leica Q2 . The range of creative options has been further expanded by the new video mode with 4K resolution. 4K video records at frame rates of 30 or 24 fps and 10-80p at 120, 60, 30 or 24 fps.

Tech Apex Legends Hits 50 Million Players Worldwide
Author: 0 Apex Legends Hits 50 Million Players Worldwide

This number is compromised of those who have played the game across all three of its platforms. On the down side, Anthem seems to be crashing hard (or actually hard crashing in this particular case ), while on the up side Apex Legends is soaring higher and higher.

Tech Cyberpunk 2077 is still a long ways away
Author: 0 Cyberpunk 2077 is still a long ways away

Today Sony Interactive Entertainment and CD Projekt RED released a brand new video focusing on the development of the upcoming first-person RPG Cyberpunk 2077 . A year later, the debut teaser came out, and then the game disappeared. CD Projekt Red responded by saying that there are no plans for a closed or open beta at all at the moment.

Tech The Samsung Galaxy S10 is Out Today -- and It's Broken Preorder Records
Author: 0 The Samsung Galaxy S10 is Out Today -- and It's Broken Preorder Records

Samsung and Spotify first started to work with each other in August of a year ago, when Spotify was announced as the primary music service for Samsung's Galaxy Home speaker. "This partnership makes it easy for Samsung mobile users to access their favorite music and podcasts on Spotify, wherever they are and however they choose to listen".

Tech Octopath Traveler is making a pit stop on mobile
Author: 0 Octopath Traveler is making a pit stop on mobile

The game would launch to solid reviews and quickly topped the charts , boosting Switch sales in the process. Although Square Enix's "HD-2D" artwork style for Octopath Traveler gets a lot of recognition, it sometimes overshadows the fact that the game achieves the extraordinary: giving you a nostalgic feeling with its 2D artwork while not just being a boring retread of other, better titles.

Tech Nintendo announces Nintendo Labo 'VR Kit'
Author: 0 Nintendo announces Nintendo Labo 'VR Kit'

Nintendo Labo: "VR Kit - Expansion Set 2: "Available at a suggested retail price of £19.99, Expansion Set 2 includes the Toy-Con Wind Pedal and Toy-Con Bird". You can also buy all of these kits in one big box with the Labo VR Complete Kit. If you desire, you can also purchase the the two expansion kits separately.

Tech Apple AR Headset Could Arrive Next Year, Analyst Claims
Author: 0 Apple AR Headset Could Arrive Next Year, Analyst Claims

According to Kuo, Apple's AR glasses will rely on the iPhone to power the features and will not act independently. Requiring an iOS device to drive the glasses is a clever move. For the time being, the distinction between all these reality-enhancing and reality-replacing experiences is not extremely clear, although the consensus among companies like Apple and Facebook seems to be that AR has a much brighter future than VR technology.

Tech Google launches Bolo app to help children read, available on Play Store
Author: 0 Google launches Bolo app to help children read, available on Play Store

The three-month pilot project which ended in January 2019, showed that 64% of pilot participants with access to the app showed an improvement in reading proficiency. " Diya cannot only read out the text to your child, but also explain the meaning of English text in Hindi ", Google wrote in a blog post . The new reading app will also be available offline, a step several tech companies have taken to deal with India's patchy mobile connectivity.

Tech Redmi Note 7 Malaysian launch is happening on 19 March 2019
Author: 0 Redmi Note 7 Malaysian launch is happening on 19 March 2019

The phone got spotted at TENAA revealing some of its specs and features. The screen shown in the images spotted at TENAA is turned off so it's hard to know that whether it will come with a waterdrop notch or a regular one. The device on the right is most likely the Redmi Note 7 , but we can not explain the branding discrepancy. It will also have a dual-camera setup at the back accompanied by an LED flash and a fingerprint scanner.

Tech ZTE patent shows clamshell foldable phone that doesn’t quite fold in half
Author: 0 ZTE patent shows clamshell foldable phone that doesn’t quite fold in half

We previously heard that Motorola-owner Lenovo is planning to bring back the Razr brand , most likely for its own foldable phone , but that's not known for definite as yet. Currently, it's said, that only works in Chrome and when navigating the apps timeline. A simple tap on the display will take a photo as you will be facing the only camera - on the outside of the clamshell - towards you.

Tech Net neutrality: Democrats unveil bill to restore US 'net neutrality'
Author: 0 Net neutrality: Democrats unveil bill to restore US 'net neutrality'

The similarities between this latest legislative effort to restore the Obama-era network neutrality rules and last year's Congressional Review Act resolution go beyond the legislation's text. "Net Neutrality is one of the most popular policies in the United States across the entire political spectrum". Despite the apparent standoff between Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill, some have suggested that it doesn't have to be an either-or proposition - that Congress could outline, in ...

Tech Samsung Galaxy Fold coming to India: Confirmed
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Fold coming to India: Confirmed

Unlike its predecessor, the Galaxy S10 isn't just an iterative upgrade over the previous generation and Samsung apparently went all out in the hopes of reviving sales. Apple is rumored to introduce triple cameras with its 2019 flagship. But he noted that while an out-folding design like the Mate X can close fully, the fact that the screens are on the outside makes it prone to user errors (e.g.

Tech New PS4 update brings Remote Play support to iPhone and iPad
Author: 0 New PS4 update brings Remote Play support to iPhone and iPad

Voice chat in supported games are also supported on the app so you can use the iPhones microphone. What do you need for PS4 Remote Play on iOS? After you've successfully logged in, the App will begin searching for your PS4. Users must be running iOS 12.1 or later to install. The only thing really missing at this time is support for the DualShock controller, which Sony's own Xperia phone device supports natively.

Tech Valve finally bans controversial Rape Day game from Steam after worldwide outrage
Author: 0 Valve finally bans controversial Rape Day game from Steam after worldwide outrage

Rape Day's extreme title and description are likely what led to its removal, but other games on Steam include mentions of non-consensual sex in their content descriptors. Debbie Tohill, the group's executive director, said, "Making a game out of rape is never okay - it's outrageous, and it totally negates the impact that sexual violence has on its victims".

Tech Two More Games Joining Nintendo Switch Online This Month
Author: 0 Two More Games Joining Nintendo Switch Online This Month

Secure the Three Sacred Treasures from their evil guardians, equip them and face Medusa in the final battle. Kid Icarus and Startropics will be available on the Nintendo Switch Online app on March 13, 2019. Video game stories from other sites on the web. The price for a subscription to Nintendo Switch Online is $4 per month or $8 for three months. Ultimate North America Open 2019 and Splatoon 2 North America Inkling Open 2019 tournaments for Nintendo Switch Online users.

Tech MIT’s speedy Mini Cheetah robot learns to backflip
Author: 0 MIT’s speedy Mini Cheetah robot learns to backflip

The mini cheetah can perform some really impressive tricks, even being able to perform a 360-degree backflip from a standing position. In any case, there's something about the size and design that appears to make the Mini Cheetah all the more friendly looking.

Tech Need a Reservation? Google Duplex Can Do It in 43 States
Author: 0 Need a Reservation? Google Duplex Can Do It in 43 States

Duplex is one of those demonstrations of Google's AI chops that was both awe-inspiring and nearly frightening at the same time. This latter was also a concern with Google's Call Screen feature for Android which was later addressed by providing transcripts of the call.

Tech New Apex Legends Character, Battle Pass Release Date Leaked
Author: 0 New Apex Legends Character, Battle Pass Release Date Leaked

According to a new post from Daily Esports , it's been revealed that Octane is Apex Legends' next hero, and has revealed more information about what we can expect from the character. Pathfinder occasionally causing disconnects when activating a Survey Beacon. In the same way you're always after armor, equipment and attachment upgrades, maintaining a gun tier list of sorts (because everyone has their preferences) encourages players to move around the map and hunt for kills in order to ...

Tech Oppo returns to all-screen phones with F11 Pro
Author: 0 Oppo returns to all-screen phones with F11 Pro

The F11 Pro may be a little more logical in this way, offering a front-facing 16 megapixel F2.0 camera in the little pop-up section, while keeping the rear cameras always visible on the back. It features Ultra Night Mode for taking superior photos with more details and less noise in low light conditions. Inside, to ensure you have enough power to keep you going through even the busiest of days, there's a large 4,000mAh battery which - similar to previous phones - powers up quickly ...

Tech ‘Halo Infinite’ Will Release On Xbox One, PC Getting 'Collection' Port
Author: 0 ‘Halo Infinite’ Will Release On Xbox One, PC Getting 'Collection' Port

It makes sense, considering how long the PS4 and Xbox One have been around, but talk of 2020 console releases has put several in development games into question. There have been rumours about Halo returning to PC throughout the entire Xbox One life cycle but with Microsoft turning Xbox into a multi-platform gaming service, it seems more likely than ever.

Tech Bentley Continental GT Number 9 Edition Celebrates the Brand's Centenary
Author: 0 Bentley Continental GT Number 9 Edition Celebrates the Brand's Centenary

It also quite probably enabled Bentley works driver and fellow Bentley boy Woolf Barnato to win that race (for a second year) in his Old Number One Speed Six. The facias are glossier and the debossed "B" logos adorn the seat headrests and door panels as they did the door pads of the 1930 "Blower". This backlit piece is set in resin and situated in the middle of the centre dial of the rotating display, adding a piece of history to each vehicle.

Author: 0 PlayStation 4 Remote Play now available for iPhone & iPad

The PS4 Remote Play app is immediately available for Apple iOS devices. Compared to games prices these days, that'd be a bargain. Download ( PS4 Remote Play) from the App Store . Those with access to streaming service Niconico can now select 720p as their output resolution when streaming. There's also a new option to reassign the buttons to perform the enter operation.

Tech Nintendo Labo VR Kit Announced for Switch
Author: 0 Nintendo Labo VR Kit Announced for Switch

The mistake was the result of an editor (hi) misreading the press release (sorry Ali!) and we sure do regret the error. Labo VR will be available on April 12, but there's no word on local pricing just yet. "VR Kit is a unique first VR experience kids and families can build themselves!" People then have the option of also getting Expansion Set 1, with its Camera and Elephant, and Expansion Kit 2, with its Bird and Wind Pedal.