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Tech Wolfenstein: Youngblood Kicks Nazi Butt in New Story Trailer, Coming July 2019
Author: 0 Wolfenstein: Youngblood Kicks Nazi Butt in New Story Trailer, Coming July 2019

Bethesda tweeted out the news via the official Wolfenstein Twitter account with a trailer that sets up the story. The game can be played either solo or with a friend, and according to the story trailer above that shows how the game's events will unfold, Wolfenstein: Youngblood is due out on July 26th for PC and consoles.

Tech Apple pushes out iOS 12.2, but there's nothing much to see here
Author: 0 Apple pushes out iOS 12.2, but there's nothing much to see here

Other additions are relatively minor, including an AirPlay update that adds dedicated TV controls to the Lock Screen and Control Center, simplified Screen Time toggle for temporarily enabling and disabling app limits, the addition of Apple Pay transactions below cards in Wallet, and more .

Tech Gearbox Software teasing yet another Borderlands game
Author: 0 Gearbox Software teasing yet another Borderlands game

Not long after possibly hinting a new Borderlands game, Gearbox Software has continued to tease more news for PAX East. Combined with the earlier tweet , PC gamers are convinced Borderlands 3 will skip Steam, which if it does, will likely be met with considerable backlash, similarly to games before it that have gone the Epic Games Store exclusivity route and been boycotted as a result.

Tech 2019 iPhone 11 could wirelessly charge your accessories
Author: 0 2019 iPhone 11 could wirelessly charge your accessories

The new OS version rolled out soon after Apple's "Special event" where it introduced a bunch of payment and streaming services. The outlet claims to have received the information from sources in Apple's component supply chain, with the report also backed up by industry analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.

Tech WhatsApp is close to rolling out Dark Mode for Android devices
Author: 0 WhatsApp is close to rolling out Dark Mode for Android devices

Google too released a system-wide dark mode with Android Pie and is apparently working on the same for Android Q as well. We hope that this feature is included through the entire app until this beta release becomes stable and gets available as the final update of the app.

Tech Huawei and Gentle Monster looking to launch smart glasses in July
Author: 0 Huawei and Gentle Monster looking to launch smart glasses in July

There are no ports and buttons anywhere around the device, but you have touchpads one either side to answer calls and bring up your AI smart assistant to tell you about the weather, traffic, and appointment updates. There is now no pricing information available for the glasses, but they will be available in mid-2019 in various models. There's also a wireless charging module (which works in tandem with the glasses case), a battery, and several antennas.

Tech Gmail dynamic messages start rolling out to boost email usefulness
Author: 0 Gmail dynamic messages start rolling out to boost email usefulness

The embedded AMP content will be able to offer features such as interactivity without having to click away from your inbox. AMP, or Accelerated Mobile Pages, is something that has existed on Google for a while. Booking.com, Doodle, and Pinterest are among the businesses using it. Today Google finally announces availability of dynamic emails. Mobile support is coming soon, and Sahney also points out that if you're using another mail app with Gmail, you'll see the static version of the email.

Tech Apple unveils TV streaming service, credit card and Apple News+
Author: 0 Apple unveils TV streaming service, credit card and Apple News+

You can simply do things like message Apple to change your address or check something about your card, for example. There is no limit on how much Daily Cash you can receive, either. So in practical terms, Apple Card works very much like a normal debit or credit card through Apple Pay . Apple says its partners will never share the card holder's personal information with third parties.

Author: 0 Apple iOS 12.2 is out: All the new features

The update is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices. The service is the collection of premium magazines and articles. One of those services, Apple News Plus , launches alongside the release of iOS 12 .2 and macOS 10.14.4.

Tech No Man's Sky Is Getting PlayStation VR Support
Author: 0 No Man's Sky Is Getting PlayStation VR Support

In Marvel's Iron Man VR, Stark is a genius inventor who will be facing ghosts from his past and powerful forces that are trying to ruin everything he stands for, like his company and his legacy. Despite lofty ambitions, the game failed to deliver on the hype when it was released in August 2016 for the PlayStation 4, with unimaginative planets being generated, no interactivity between players, tedious gameplay and a lacklustre narrative.

Tech Google Stadia announcement sees Nintendo, Sony stocks drop
Author: 0 Google Stadia announcement sees Nintendo, Sony stocks drop

The service enables consumers to play high-end games without the need for an expensive console or computer. Fans of "watch-then-play" concept underpinning The Grand Tour Game will be pleased to know Google's gaming platform will offer a similar functionality.

Tech Apex Legends' inaugural season will host another character on top of Octane
Author: 0 Apex Legends' inaugural season will host another character on top of Octane

The first thing that we want to cover is that Respawn Entertainment has also confirmed that it plans to release two characters per season. The information appeared on the PlayStation site. So at the least, we're probably looking at some kind of New Legends release in May 2019. What's more, the page also mentioned new items coming to the game and quite frankly if they don't add the satchel charges we'll be sorely disappointed.

Tech Leaked pictures show Apple's upcoming Powerbeats Pro wireless sport headphones
Author: 0 Leaked pictures show Apple's upcoming Powerbeats Pro wireless sport headphones

If you're a fan of the Powerbeats lineup, these unannounced earphones will look very familiar since they strongly resemble the Powerbeats3, Beats' earphones launched three years ago. The PowerBeats Pro, by contrast, retain the signature over-ear loop to keep them in place when active, but ditch the cords an don't just out too far beyond the ear canal.

Tech The Lord of the Rings: Gollum is Announced by Daedalic Entertainment
Author: 0 The Lord of the Rings: Gollum is Announced by Daedalic Entertainment

That's not exactly a sick burn, but it's certainly a dig at games like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor , which lightly features Gollum but is essentially just an Assassin's Creed rip-off which happens to be set in J.R.R. Set to release in 2021, the game will explore events that occur between Gollum's finding of the One Ring and the start of The Lord of the Rings story.

Tech Google VP Phil Harrison confirms Stadia wont support game downloads
Author: 0 Google VP Phil Harrison confirms Stadia wont support game downloads

And developers will have access to almost unlimited resources to create the games they've always dreamed of. In a detailed breakdown with video game tech analysis site Digital Foundry, the company has revealed that Stadia will be using 16GB RAM upto 484GB/s of performance, a custom AMD GPU with high bandwidth memory (HBM2) and 56 compute units.

Tech Huawei P30 Series Will Launch with EMUI 9.1
Author: 0 Huawei P30 Series Will Launch with EMUI 9.1

The Huawei P30 Pro will also feature a periscope camera (10x hybrid zoom) with OIS and a ToF sensor. Whatever the case, we will only have to wait a bit more for the official information from Huawei during their event on March 26 . 80,000) for the variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. The phone will sport a 6.1-inch Full HD+ screen with a waterdrop-style notch and a Kirin 980 processor.

Tech Samsung’s new video is our closest look yet at the Galaxy Fold
Author: 0 Samsung’s new video is our closest look yet at the Galaxy Fold

Shen Yiren, vice-president of Oppo , said that the company is working with more partners in the field in a bid to offer customers 5G smartphones as soon as possible. The lack of a hole in the fold in Huawei's design is an advantage, as it makes it more unified when held in someone's pocket. The Mate X and the Galaxy Fold take very different approaches to the technology.

Author: 0 All the important stuff from Apple's services event (+)

But the announcement, which took place at the Steve Jobs Theater on Apple's campus in Cupertino , California, felt less like a show-stopping Apple launch and more like an old-school, network-TV upfront presentation, replete with celebrities standing uncomfortably on a dark stage while reading awkward jokes off a Teleprompter.

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In addition to the expected services for video, news, and an iOS-integrated credit card, perhaps the event's biggest surprise was Apple Arcade , a gaming subscription service debuting this fall. While clearly Apple's happy to continue raking in those Fortnite bucks, in noticing this trend the company has also sought to find a better path forward for the makers of smaller indie titles.

Tech Your Asus computer might have a secret backdoor
Author: 0 Your Asus computer might have a secret backdoor

Apparently, this backdoor - given the suitably ominous codename ShadowHammer - was delivered to an estimated one million Windows computers, or thereabouts, a rather staggering amount over a period of five months. One particularly interesting thing to note about this attack is that in the vast majority of cases, that malware was sitting dormant on users' computers.

Tech How Battlefield 5 Firestorm Vehicles and the New Fuel System Work
Author: 0 How Battlefield 5 Firestorm Vehicles and the New Fuel System Work

Trial By Fire brings the highly anticipated Firestorm Battle Royale mode that officially goes live in the game on March 25, while April will bring added challenges to the Combined Arms mode. In the cluttered royale genre, you need a long-term hook. April will also be the month a new variation of Conquest mode will be released . Several new maps and an unnamed game mode are releasing sometime in June or afterwards as part of Chapter 4.

Tech Bethesda Is Offering Up Free The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind
Author: 0 Bethesda Is Offering Up Free The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind

Bethesda has you covered, with a lengthy one, to boot. PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC owners will all be able to play the game for free until April 3, 2019. To kick things off, the video game company is offering a free copy of Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind . There's also a couple of other promotions for the Elder Scrolls Online and Elder Scrolls Legends, which you can check out right here! If you already have an account, proceed to step two.

Tech Nintendo to release two new Switch models as early as summer
Author: 0 Nintendo to release two new Switch models as early as summer

The second, cheaper Switch model is aimed at casual gamers. It's the console that would need to change in order to lower the price considerably. At least, that's what Nintendo software developers and part suppliers, who have early access to a prototype of the machine, have allegedly said.

Tech Vampire: the Masquerade Bloodlines 2 is Happening!
Author: 0 Vampire: the Masquerade Bloodlines 2 is Happening!

Mitsoda discussed the main character of Bloodlines 2 in an interview with PC Gamer , saying "you can choose what you were in life". Paradox Interactive provided some insight into Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2's premise: "Created in an act of vampire insurrection, your existence ignites a blood war among the vampire factions who run Seattle".

Tech Microsoft's new Chromium-based Edge leaks as Insider rollout nears
Author: 0 Microsoft's new Chromium-based Edge leaks as Insider rollout nears

Microsoft revealed plans in December 2019 to use Chromium as the core for the company's Microsoft Edge web browser instead of the company's own engine. A big change to the Chromium-based Edge will be with regard to extensions. There's a dark mode that's now being tested, and eventual compatibility with Macs is another feature.

Tech Display, Snapdragon 632 launched in India
Author: 0 Display, Snapdragon 632 launched in India

Moto G7 comes in Ceramic Black and Clear White colour options. Motorola recently launched its revamped G-series with upgraded specifications and features. Additionally, the phone will run Android One, Google's Android fork created to offer a near-stock experience more in line with that of the search giant's Pixel line.

Tech Data was sent to China by mistake, Nokia clarifies
Author: 0 Data was sent to China by mistake, Nokia clarifies

HMD has also put any speculations about any Nokia Phones data sharing to any 3rd party servers to the rest. All device data of Nokia Phones other than the China variant get stored at HMD's servers in Singapore, provided by Amazon Web Services.