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A Google News bug is eating up gigabytes of data

A study of just under a million apps by Oxford University researchers found that big tech companies can hoover up enormous amounts of data from third-party ap...


HTC Will Start Shipping the 'Exodus' Blockchain Phone in December

HTC on Tuesday formally announced the launch of its first blockchain phone , HTC Exodus 1 . HTC says it won't hold your keys in a central location at a...


Apple Event October 30: What’s In That?

Even though we're just a few weeks removed from Apple unveiling its 2018 iPhone lineup and the jaw-dropping Apple Watch Series 4 , the company still has a fe...


Qualcomm introduces 11nm Snapdragon 675 with new CPU

Qualcomm is able to do so by a combination of new hardware and improved efficiency. It supports up to 8GB of RAM and has Qualcomm Adreno 612 GPU for gaming . T...


Devil May Cry 5's Most Expensive Edition Costs $8,600

In Japan, Capcom is releasing the Devil May Cry 5 Ultra Limited Edition and, like other Capcom editions exclusive to Japan , this one is pricey. Which means ...


Fortnite Save the World will not go free-to-play in 2018

Epic reported that August 2018 was its best month to date with more than 80 million Fortnite Battle Royale logging in to play. Fortnite's PvE mode, Sav...


Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Spotted In The Wild

I checked this with the games department at our headquarters and got told that it's something of a placeholder and that they count on it being announced sometim...


Apple event: Apple announces October 30th event, here's what it may launch

Check them out here. After months of speculation, Apple has finally begun sending invites for its second fall event which is scheduled for October 30 in Ne...


What is the max Weapon Level for guns in Black Ops 4?

It will serve as the central hub for cosmetics and customization throughout Black Ops 4's Multiplayer and Blackout modes. In the Black Market, players wil...


BMW presents X7 premium family SUV

It measures 5.1 metres in length, 2 metres wide and 1.8 metres tall, making it the largest BMW X model. On the outside, the X7 looks almost identical to the c...


Days Gone Delayed to April 2019 Due to Crowded February

And then there was Days Gone . As usual with delays, Sony added that Bend Studio will be taking the extra time to apply further polish to the title. It wil...


IPhone XS review: Apple takes the iPhone X and turbo charges it

This is among the reasons why a lot of people assume that an iPhone SE sequel is not going to arrive on retail in the future. Bigger displays mean more stuf...


IPhone XR pre-orders start today

Apple invited me to check out the iPhone XR for a brief test drive before preorders start tonight. Touted as the most affordable offering in the iPhone 2018...


InMobi acquires Sprint’s advertising and data analysis unit Pinsight Media

The Pinsight sale to InMobi comes as Sprint, the fourth-largest USA wireless carrier by subscribers, awaits regulatory approval on its takeover by rival T-Mobil...


Essential cuts 30% of its workforce

However, the company reportedly wasn't able to sell more than a few thousand units. That said, the company had a valuation of almost $1 billion in 2017 and wa...


What You Need To Know About Apple's New Privacy Tools

But Apple's practice has been to keep much of that data on the devices themselves and encrypt it with the user's pass code, meaning that Apple does not possess ...


Amazon's Alexa 'whisper mode' starts rolling out today

Whisper Mode was first unveiled last month, but it should be rolling out to all Echo device owners today; at least, those in the US. With it, you can now whis...


Blizzard asks that you temper your expectations for Diablo reveals at BlizzCon

With Diablo 3 set to debut on the Nintendo Switch in two weeks, PowerA - the peripheral manufacturer that makes Nintendo-themed controllers - has quietly un...


You Can Become an Actual Pokemon Master in 'Pokemon: Let's Go'

In the original Pokemon games , Lance would declare that the player is a Pokemon master after beating him.although he wasn't the "final boss" in the game. Th...


Microsoft will let users bin more of Windows 10's pre-loaded junk

However, Microsoft is also known for shoving features and apps people don't want into major updates and enabling old features you don't use (hi, Cortana). You c...