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Author: 0 Microsoft is Holding a Massive Xbox Sale During E3 Week

To celebrate all of the announcements scheduled for E3 2018 this week, Microsoft will hold the Biggest Xbox Sale of the Year starting on Thursday, June 7th. The full discounted games list will be revealed once the sale begins. One month of Xbox Live Gold and/or Xbox Game Pass for $1 on the Microsoft Store, or get six months of Xbox Live Gold for the price of three or save 50% off of 6 months of Xbox Games Pass at participating retailers .

Tech Here are all the new features of the iOS 12
Author: 0 Here are all the new features of the iOS 12

Whether the new device will be effective remains to be seen. The virtual assistant will be able to remind you to call your mum on her birthday or draft a text to your boss when you're late. But while Samsung creates its version from a selfie, Apple's Memojis require you to build them from scratch. Through AR, iPhone users now can measure objects.

Tech BlackBerry KEY2 Price, Complete Specifications Leaked Ahead of Tomorrow's Launch
Author: 0 BlackBerry KEY2 Price, Complete Specifications Leaked Ahead of Tomorrow's Launch

This could be the upcoming BlackBerry Key2 . The iconic physical keyboard has 35 backlit keys with an integrated fingerprint sensor for extra security. In addition, Evan Blass was able to snatch the pricing of the Key2 and unfortunately, we can't see it competing with similarly-priced devices that often sport more powerful internals.

Tech How Apple's new iOS 12 will change the digital ecosystem
Author: 0 How Apple's new iOS 12 will change the digital ecosystem

App loading with iOS 12 , for example is twice as fast as it is with iOS 11. The main reason why iOS applications are succeeding is that they offer better security capabilities than Android . Siri has been revamped to compete with Google Home and Amazon Alexa. All of these platforms are now available for download via Apple's developer console, along with a new version of Xcode.

Tech Apple's latest MacOS update is called Mojave
Author: 0 Apple's latest MacOS update is called Mojave

Stacks is an easy way to collate files of the same file type you have scattered around on your desktop. In the tweet below, you can see an example of an iOS he's ported to Mac. Apple announced macOS updates after introducing iOS 12 , watchOS 5 and tvOS, suggesting how priority of its desktop OS has changed for the company over the past few years.

Tech Apple previews features coming to its devices
Author: 0 Apple previews features coming to its devices

Right now, controls give two options - all on or all off. Shareholders want more options for controls that help with screen-time management. The key for both of these new features is Siri's ability to communicate with more (non-Apple) apps.

Author: 0 AMD Announces 32-core / 64-threads Ryzen Threadripper (12nm Zen+)

That means that the new High-End Desktop ( HEDT ) processors offer lower latencies, higher clock speeds, and Precision Boost 2 capabilities for finer-grained clock control. "The flagship processor-the 32 core-will have four Ryzen die inside the package". Other than the core and thread counts, AMD didn't share many more details about the second-gen Threadripper chips.

Tech A new Diablo game is in the works
Author: 0 A new Diablo game is in the works

However, a bevy of recent job listings suggests the developer may be shifting its focus to the future, as the listings confirm Blizzard is hiring for several positions to work on a brand new installment in the venerable Diablo franchise. Unfortunately we don't have any additional details about this Diablo game. Blizzard doesn't typically reveal projects through its jobs page, and usually prefers to just say unannounced project.

Tech Asus introduces two ZenBooks with unique features
Author: 0 Asus introduces two ZenBooks with unique features

Between the narrow bezels and the ErgoLift hinge, the VivoBook S offers a decent screen-to-body ratio of 86% for the 15-inch and 84% for the 14-inch. It also features an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti discrete GPU. Asus says that this input device enables task-adaptive functions and context-sensitive tools. At the top of the line, this device can pack an Intel Core i9-8950K hexa-core processor clocked at 2.9GHz (boost to 4.5GHz), 16GB of 2400MHz memory and a 1TB PCIe x4 SSD.

Tech Hitman 2 Leaked Ahead Of Official Reveal; Logo Surfaces Online
Author: 0 Hitman 2 Leaked Ahead Of Official Reveal; Logo Surfaces Online

As we can see below, the logo for Hitman 2 is present at Warner Bros' website , hinting towards an incoming announcement. Last year , Square Enix withdrew from its subsidiary studio Io Interactive , and the company kept the rights to the Hitman franchise as an independent studio.

Tech Google kills off its tablet section on the Android website
Author: 0 Google kills off its tablet section on the Android website

All of these have long since disappeared from retail channels. The traditional slate tablet market further saw a decline of 13.9 % As for Google , over the last few months the search giant has given several indicators of finally giving up on the tablets.

Tech Is This Fallout 76’s Release Date?
Author: 0 Is This Fallout 76’s Release Date?

This one looks like an actual place where people could live in, instead of the mechanical underground surroundings we are used to in the game. Early on in the Fallout 76 trailer, viewers catch a glimpse of a Pip-Boy with the date 27 OCT 2102.

Tech New Apple Products That Might Get Announced at Today's Event
Author: 0 New Apple Products That Might Get Announced at Today's Event

Apple is also expected to push its message of data privacy at WWDC . Users can also block app notifications from showing up on the home screen not only based on time of day, which they can do now, but by location, such as when visiting the playground with their kids.

Tech Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Reportedly A Minor Upgrade Over Predecessor
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Reportedly A Minor Upgrade Over Predecessor

To officially introduce the smartphone, the company was going in late June or early July. Samsung is reportedly working on its forthcoming flagship phablet device Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartphone by Q3 this year. While the previous leaks mentioned the Galaxy Note 9 to be launch by the end of July, the last minute changes in the design have pushed the launch date further to early August.

Tech Intel officially launches Core i7-8086K limited edition CPU
Author: 0 Intel officially launches Core i7-8086K limited edition CPU

The latter is what the appropriately named Core i7-8086K pays homage to, while simultaneously introducing a couple of firsts for Intel. The company has chose to commemorate the 40th anniversary of its 8086 processor by launching its first 5GHz desktop CPU, the aptly titled Core i7-8086K.

Tech Destiny 2: Forsaken Releases On September 4
Author: 0 Destiny 2: Forsaken Releases On September 4

While Halo was the most successful shooting game on console, Bungie's Destiny franchise struggled from day one. And in many ways, The Taken King was the game Destiny fans wanted all along: It introduced a coherent storyline that culminated in a fantastic six-man raid activity, called King's Fall; it introduced secrets into the game, which players would have to find for themselves, adding to the game's mystique; it added new subclass abilities, armor, and weapons; and most ...

Tech Google will roll out 'new Gmail' to all users starting next month
Author: 0 Google will roll out 'new Gmail' to all users starting next month

As Google explains, anyone can opt in to the new design at the moment. Starting in July, G Suite admins will be able to immediately transition all of their users to the new Gmail, but users can still opt out for another twelve weeks. Granted, it seems that the new Gmail redesign is getting a warm welcome; I have only heard people say good things about the look and new functions.

Tech Apple Watch's Siri watch face getting smarter
Author: 0 Apple Watch's Siri watch face getting smarter

Watch users can challenge others to a seven-day Activity challenge and earn points for closing the three different rings. Can also now set a custom pace alert , and runners will also get cadence so they can see current steps per minute.

Tech Can Your Mac Run Mojave? macOS Mojave System Requirements
Author: 0 Can Your Mac Run Mojave? macOS Mojave System Requirements

On iOS , the App Store is the only way to get software - well, the only way short of going off the reservation and jailbreaking your phone. Apple said it turned some of its iOS apps using the same technology. First leaked as an icon in the Dock of an Xcode 10 preview video discovered by Steve Troughton-Smith , the app incorporates roughly the same functionality and shares a similar UI with its iOS counterpart.

Tech Apple Finally Allows Telegram To Publish Update On iOS
Author: 0 Apple Finally Allows Telegram To Publish Update On iOS

Apple says developers of non-subscription apps may offer a "free time-based trial period" before presenting a full unlock option by setting up a non-consumable in-app purchase that doesn't cost any money. As with the purchase of apps themselves, Apple takes a 30% cut of in-app purchases distributed through its App Store. Durov wrote on his official Telegram Channel, "Russia banned Telegram on its territory in April because we refused to provide decryption keys for all our users' communications ...

Tech Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon 850, Explicitly Aimed at New PCs
Author: 0 Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon 850, Explicitly Aimed at New PCs

The upcoming devices should have “multi-day” battery life. Nonetheless, it seems Qualcomm is willing to give Windows 10 on ARM a dedicated chip, even if it's not built from the ground up for PCs - the Snapdragon 850 will not be used in any phones.

Tech Asus unveils gaming-oriented ROG Phone at Computex 2018
Author: 0 Asus unveils gaming-oriented ROG Phone at Computex 2018

The ASUS ROG gaming phone pulls no stop at being a flagship smartphone of 2018 as it packs in a dual 12MP + 8MP camera at the back which is set up horizontally adjacent to each, not so far away from the rhombic-designed fingerprint scanner at the back.

Tech Facebook Denies Claims Mobile Data Sharing Broke Privacy Pledges
Author: 0 Facebook Denies Claims Mobile Data Sharing Broke Privacy Pledges

Facebook running on a Nokia C6, a sophisticated feature phone from 2010. Facebook's reasoning for the situation is that it does not see these manufacturers as third parties. U.S. Representative Frank Pallone, a Democrat, said in a statement it was "deeply concerning that Facebook continues to withhold critical details about the information it has and shares with others".

Tech Microsoft is bringing Office 365 to Apple's Mac Store
Author: 0 Microsoft is bringing Office 365 to Apple's Mac Store

This points to Apple possibly introducing a dark theme in macOS 10 .14 and perhaps even in iOS 12. macOS already has a dark mode but it is not applied system wide. - You can now "group FaceTime" with 32 people at the same time. The company also announced a new Pride Edition of Apple Watch. There will also be additional privacy tools in the Safari web browser, he said.

Tech Apple previews iOS 12: Memoji, tech addiction tool, group FaceTime
Author: 0 Apple previews iOS 12: Memoji, tech addiction tool, group FaceTime

It'll raise alerts to let customers decide on a case-by-case basis whether they want to let "clever and relentless" data companies track them. In the image above, Apple's senior vice president of software engineering showed off a Memoji created for CEO Tim Cook, while demonstrating a new update to iOS 12 .

Tech Pokemon titles due out in Nov for Nintendo Switch console
Author: 0 Pokemon titles due out in Nov for Nintendo Switch console

The game itself seems to be a remake of Pokemon Yellow , a game released twenty years ago for the Game Boy Color. And be sure to catch up on what, including some of these, games will be at E3 2018 . Let's Go brings back the much beloved traditional Pokemon Battle system against NPCs and fellow humans. You can also obtain extra ingredients by recycling Power Stones you no longer need, usually because the Pokemon you are using on your team have outleveled their usefulness.

Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Pre Order Bonuses Revealed

The War Horse was also a DLC extra in the first game, and kind of broke the game a bit as there was never really any need to get any other steed. For a closer look at the game's Special Edition offerings, you can look at the images below.

Tech Apple announces macOS 10.14, codenamed
Author: 0 Apple announces macOS 10.14, codenamed "Mojave"

The Xcode 10 app in the 30 second leaked video has a dark theme, with icons in the dock also having a darker look. A full dark mode will no doubt please a lot of people. The trend among the leaked screenshots is a new true "dark mode" for the Mac. As an added bonus, and what separates a stack from a traditional folder, is that you can scrub across a stack and see previews of all the files therein.