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Tech EE introduces phone number portability but only on iOS for now
Author: 0 EE introduces phone number portability but only on iOS for now

The number remains the same across up to five connected devices. Max Taylor, Managing Director of Marketing, EE "We've made it our mission to give our customers fantastic new technologies that make the most of our award-winning network to help keep them connected, wherever they go and whatever they want to do".

Tech Huawei’s new, long-lasting MediaPad tablets are available in the US
Author: 0 Huawei’s new, long-lasting MediaPad tablets are available in the US

All three Huawei MediaPad M5 variants come packing octa-core Kirin 960 processing power, as well as a hefty 4GB RAM , with 64GB internal storage space offered across the board, and identically sharp 2K QHD (2560 x 1600) screens with ClariVu technology for vivid colors and beautifully defined contrasts.

Tech E3 2018: FromSoftware Producing PlayStation VR Exclusive Game Out This Year
Author: 0 E3 2018: FromSoftware Producing PlayStation VR Exclusive Game Out This Year

Today the house of PlayStation followed up with the first batch of screenshots and the key artwork. Everyone had hoped we'd see a new From Software game going into the show, and we sort of got our wish. The game is aiming to be a traditional adventure game or visual novel that happens to use VR to tell its story. We know that. But ads help us pay the bills.

Tech Apple steps up encrytion to thwart police cracking of iPhones
Author: 0 Apple steps up encrytion to thwart police cracking of iPhones

Examples range from capacitive screens to smartwatches, and now, according to DigiTimes , this will soon include USB-C. If you're too young to remember when Apple changed their iPhone and iPad chargers from the big chargers to the lightening cables then good for you because it was harrowing.

Tech Aston Martin details Rapide AMR with 580 horsepower
Author: 0 Aston Martin details Rapide AMR with 580 horsepower

The Gaydon-based automaker says the Rapide AMR's aerodynamics have been tuned to reduce lift while "retaining a neutral balance", with the added aerodynamic bodywork (the splitter, sills, rear diffuser and boot-lid spoiler) fashioned from carbon-fibre.

Tech Justin Roiland reveals Trover saves the Universe gameplay
Author: 0 Justin Roiland reveals Trover saves the Universe gameplay

The short trailer released at E3 2018 shows what looks like a third-person platform mixed with the customary Rick and Morty-like humor Squanch established in its VR debut, Dr. There is unfortunately no planned release date as of yet for Trover Saves the Universe but we hope to hear more about the interesting title soon. Squanch Games is developing the title, which is coming out in 2019, according to a blog post on its website.

Tech Sony Are Working On New Game+ For God Of War
Author: 0 Sony Are Working On New Game+ For God Of War

The update wasn't given an ETA beyond it being made available through an upcoming patch, but you'd expect to see this sooner rather than later. So, what will the New Game+ mode for " God of War " offer? Sadly, PlayStation boss Shawn Layden didn't go into detail about the new mode, so right now we don't even know a release date.

Tech Tripwire unveils new game, Maneater
Author: 0 Tripwire unveils new game, Maneater

The player will be able to add upgrades such as bigger teeth and jumping out of the water to snag humans. Tripwire Interactive president John Gibson made an appearance to talk about the game and described how players will eat their way through the campaign, and it's pretty evident in the reveal trailer.

Tech Child in rehab after getting so addicted to Fortnite she wet herself
Author: 0 Child in rehab after getting so addicted to Fortnite she wet herself

The girl, who has not been named for legal reasons, is being treated at a clinic after she wet herself during a 10-hour binge and even punched her dad in the face when he tried to confiscate the shoot-em-up game. Although the game is free to play, developers have raked in cash from in-game purchases as players try to boost their performance. The woman described how Fornite had made her son less sociable, saying he would ignore family time.

Tech Malware is Infecting Fire TV Devices
Author: 0 Malware is Infecting Fire TV Devices

It is deactivated by default. That has apparently led users to look for alternative apps to sideload manually on their streaming boxes. Affected devices will display an app called "test" that'll persistently pop up as a white page and interrupt your media streaming as it starts to mine the virtual currency.

Tech Pokemon Let's Go Will Require Nintendo Online Subscription For Online Features
Author: 0 Pokemon Let's Go Will Require Nintendo Online Subscription For Online Features

Switch Online is essentially Nintendo's version of Xbox Live Gold or PlayStation Plus. For instance, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild required motion controls for some of its shrine puzzles. The game is a spiritual remake of Pokemon Yellow set in the Kanto version of the game and focused on the original 150 Pokemon . Pokemon: Let's Go , Pikachu and Pokemon: Let's Go , Eevee will come out on November 16th.

Tech Microsoft Office 2019 Commercial Preview Now Available for Mac Users
Author: 0 Microsoft Office 2019 Commercial Preview Now Available for Mac Users

On the Microsoft 365 blog , Chief Designer Jon Friedman notes that Fluent Design is coming to Office and Office.com. The simplified ribbon will be landing on the web version of Word initially - and only to some users at first - while some Insiders will see it go live in Outlook beginning next month.

Author: 0 CD Projekt Red lifts lid on Cyberpunk 2077

The thing that makes me most want to leave the meat space (a cyberpunk term for the "real world") for Cyberpunk 2077 though, it's a huge open world game that's a closed single-player experience at a time when it feels like nearly every large game is throwing us into always online space.

Tech 3 things to know about net neutrality's end
Author: 0 3 things to know about net neutrality's end

Advocates argue the repeal of the Obama-era rules will promote faster internet and provide more competition. "In 2015, the FCC stripped the FTC - the nation's premier consumer protection agency - of its authority over internet service providers".

Tech Intel is going to start selling discrete GPUs in 2020
Author: 0 Intel is going to start selling discrete GPUs in 2020

The last time we heard about Intel's dedicated GPU is that it would be unveiled at CES 2019, but according to new information from Intel itself, their dedicated GPU won't be arriving until 2020. After Intel hired AMD's top Radeon architect, Raja Koduri, previous year the chip maker flagged plans to deliver its own high-end discrete graphics cards.

Author: 0 Transference: E3 2018 Trailer | Ubisoft [NA]

Players will experience the limits of techno-psychology and escape a maze-like puzzle concealing a corrupted truth. The game is a VR title and finds players navigating around a home and gathering clues about the family's history by using their collective brain data.

Tech Google Home now supports handling three commands at once
Author: 0 Google Home now supports handling three commands at once

Every now and then, we here of Bixby adding a few new features here and there, but it still is miles away from being as good as the Google Assistant . For Android Police , it was impossible to get Google Home to string together more than two commands - you just need to make sure that they are separated by the word "and".

Tech 'Taycan', Porsche's first electric vehicle
Author: 0 'Taycan', Porsche's first electric vehicle

According to Porsche, the combined output of both motors is 600 hp, allowing the AWD Taycan to complete the century sprint in just 3.4 seconds. Macan is taken from the Indonesian word for tiger, while Cayenne denotes fieriness. About Porsche Cars North America, Inc. 2019 Porsche Taycan: What does it mean for auto buyers? The concept car's body is based on the 911 Carrera 4 Cabriolet, but has its wings, front bonnet and rear cover made from lightweight carbon-fibre composite.

Tech E3 2018: New ‘DOOM’ Game ‘Eternal’ Announced
Author: 0 E3 2018: New ‘DOOM’ Game ‘Eternal’ Announced

The game will come out later this year, with a release date tipped for November 14. However, no further information on the game such as where the game will be set up or what story to be expected from it. While on stage, Todd Howard mentioned that the map in Fallout 76 is four times larger than the map featured in Fallout 4 . There's even a portrait mode to cater for players on smartphone.

Tech Microsoft pulls agents from Windows 7, 8.1 and other forums
Author: 0 Microsoft pulls agents from Windows 7, 8.1 and other forums

Microsoft announced on Friday that Microsoft Community forum support will be discontinued for several company products including Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. However, Microsoft says there will no longer be "proactive reviews, monitoring, answering or answer marking of questions". Some of our readers remain loyal users and fans of Windows 7, loathing anything to do with Windows 10 .

Tech Metal Wolf Chaos XD has been revealed
Author: 0 Metal Wolf Chaos XD has been revealed

FromSoftware originally released Metal Wolf Chaos in December 2004. Some weird God has heard my prayers and Devolver Digital is releasing Metal Wolf Chaos XD . Metal Wolf Chaos is a game that was developed by From Software in 2004, back before the age of Dark Souls when they were far better known for producing Armored Core games.

Tech Valve releases a new and very improved chat client for Steam
Author: 0 Valve releases a new and very improved chat client for Steam

The chat platform lets you compile a friends list (with features like favorites and group chats) and shows what game everyone is playing. Game developers will now have the option of including other information in list entries as well, such as where players are located in their game, or whether they're available for matchmaking.

Tech DOOM Eternal Announced With Twice the Number of Demons
Author: 0 DOOM Eternal Announced With Twice the Number of Demons

While Bethesda hasn't shown much about the upcoming DOOM Eternal but did tease Hell On Earth. The video shows us a frightful hellscape that looks like it's actually Earth. This has been, in fact, the most popular guess considering what the fans have been wanting to see since the 2016 reboot came out. The game was a huge success commercially, selling millions of copies.

Tech Death Stranding Game's E3 Trailer Unveils Léa Seydoux, Lindsay Wagner in Cast
Author: 0 Death Stranding Game's E3 Trailer Unveils Léa Seydoux, Lindsay Wagner in Cast

From legendary game creator Hideo Kojima comes an all new, genre defining experience for the PlayStation®4. The game features some huge Hollywood talent that also includes Guillermo del Toro and Mads Mikkelson. Am I still fascinated by the performance art that Hideo Kojima makes people watch every year? Yes. We got our first in-engine look at Death Stranding and I could just look at Norman Reedus crawling up rocks for hours.

Tech The Division 2 release date set for March 2019
Author: 0 The Division 2 release date set for March 2019

These could be special weapons and new additions for this sequel, providing increased gameplay variety and allowing different play styles. For more E3 2018 coverage, check out our dedicated hub for all of the E3 2018 action . Each specialization will open up an entire new progression system with new skills, mods, and unique talents to acquire and maximize your agent efficiency in your chosen role.

Tech Tales of Vesperia Remaster to Release This Winter
Author: 0 Tales of Vesperia Remaster to Release This Winter

Tales of Vesperia originally released for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Definitive Edition includes upscaled screen resolution, new characters, events, and additional content never released outside of Japan. He takes on a mission to take back a stolen Blastia Core that's actually used to help regulate the water supply in his neighborhood. In the succeeding events, Yuri finds himself in the middle of a wicked plot that threatens to destroy the whole planet.

Tech Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Gets Some Aero
Author: 0 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Gets Some Aero

The rear wing has also be redesigned, and will be offered with a Gurney flap for increased downforce, while the grille opening was made smaller to reduce drag. Inside, drivers will find new power-adjustable front seats and revised door panels with dark slate Miko suede upholstery. There's also a new high-performance 12-speaker audio system provided by Harman, and a now-standard eight-inch Sync 3 touchscreen system.

Tech Devil May Cry 5 Setting, Characters, and Other Details Revealed
Author: 0 Devil May Cry 5 Setting, Characters, and Other Details Revealed

Maybe it's the short hair. The new Devil May Cry has been rumored for some time with leaks and now have been confirmed. Check out the trailer for yourself below. Last, but certainly not least, below you can enjoy the first screenshots, lovely character artwork showcasing Nero and Nico, and the official box art, alongside the key artwork.

Tech Nintendo Switch Could Be Getting Officially Licensed GameCube Controllers
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Could Be Getting Officially Licensed GameCube Controllers

It seems as though Fortnite will be parachuting on to Nintendo Switch, a move that will most likely be confirmed at E3 next week. According to an earlier blog post by Fortnite; they were working towards adding new features to the game , one of them being, making it compatible for a different gaming platform, they also had officially announced its availability for Android run smart phones.

Tech Super Mario Party Is the Ultimate Party Game for Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Super Mario Party Is the Ultimate Party Game for Nintendo Switch

The Mario Party ™ series is coming to the Nintendo Switch ™ system with super-charged fun for everyone! A release date has been confirmed for December 7. Ultimate, but as the first installment on Nintendo's hand-held hybrid Super Mario Party has shown that a lot that's changed. Its arrival on Nintendo Switch unites one of the most popular games in recent memory with Nintendo's hit console.

Tech E3 2018: Sony Reveal New Footage For Spider-Man
Author: 0 E3 2018: Sony Reveal New Footage For Spider-Man

The more we see of Sony's Spider-Man game, the longer the wait until its September 7 release date feels. A brand new Spider-Man PS4 trailer has been released, with the web-slinger being showcased during the Sony E3 2018 event and hinting at the inclusion of the Sinister Six .

Tech Microsoft establishes new studio The Initiative
Author: 0 Microsoft establishes new studio The Initiative

Microsoft plans to deliver "console quality gaming on any device"-PC, Xbox , or phone-with a "game streaming network" that the company is developing, said executive president of gaming Phil Spencer at the company's E3 press conference ".

Tech Todd Howard Debuts Fallout 76 Trailer in Surprise E3 Appearance
Author: 0 Todd Howard Debuts Fallout 76 Trailer in Surprise E3 Appearance

That means that Game Pass subscribers can now play the entirety of Fallout 4 with their existing subscription. But that didn't tell us anything about what the game actually was. The latest game from the Fallout franchise takes place entirely online, meaning you'll be able to play with other players if you'd like for the first time and either team up to fight monsters or try to blow each other's limbs off starting on November 14.