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Tech 'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'
Author: 0 'Castlevania' is coming to 'Super Smash Bros. Ultimate'

Music: Smash Bros. Ultimate will include over 800 tracks, which add up to over 28 hours of music . Stamina Battle : In addition to Time Battle and Stock Battle, Stamina Battle is also one of the standard modes in Super Smash Bros .

Tech Japan marks 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing
Author: 0 Japan marks 73rd anniversary of Hiroshima bombing

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in his message the legacy of Hiroshima is one of "resilience" and sought continued moral support from the "hibakusha". Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the anniversary event. "We in civil society fervently hope that the easing of tensions on the Korean Peninsula will proceed through peaceable dialogue", he added.

Tech Brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on sale for $520
Author: 0 Brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on sale for $520

This probably isn't the ideal time to buy a Galaxy Note 8 since Samsung is just about to reveal its new Note series phablet , but there are probably a lot of customers who can't afford to purchase the new flagship at launch. Samsung seemingly has a number of big promotions ready for when the Galaxy Note 9 is released on August 24th. There will also be a Qualcomm variant, and most likely will feature the Snapdragon 845 processor.

Tech Want To Play Fortnite On Android? You’ll Need A Samsung Phone
Author: 0 Want To Play Fortnite On Android? You’ll Need A Samsung Phone

After passing these, is the game allowed to run. There is a specific check to see if the device's brand, codename, and list of features matches that of the unreleased Galaxy Note 9 . This will all become official when Samsung officially unveils the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9 in an "Unpacked" event to be held in New York City.

Tech Google Just Leaked the Pixel 3 Launch Date
Author: 0 Google Just Leaked the Pixel 3 Launch Date

But it appears fans looking to upgrade to the new Google flagship may not have to wait long at all. Google is aiming for easier system navigation with Android 9 Pie , with a single home button that can be used with gestures, similar to an iPhone X .

Tech Facebook deletes InfoWars pages
Author: 0 Facebook deletes InfoWars pages

Apple has dropped episodes of a controversial podcast run by conspiracy theorist Alex Jones (file photo), following similar bans by Spotify, Facebook and YouTube . The shooting left 26 children and adults dead at a CT elementary school. Infowars did not immediately respond to a request for comment. A Spotify spokesperson told BuzzFeed that the company's hate content policy prohibits anything that "expressly and principally promotes, advocates, or incites hatred or violence against ...

Tech Apple is ending its App Store Affiliate Program from October 1
Author: 0 Apple is ending its App Store Affiliate Program from October 1

The implication seems to be that Apple's own app discovery algorithms are now sufficiently driving revenues, and it no longer needs sites to recommend and link to specific apps and games. Apple notes that all other content types - music, movies, books and TV shows - will remain in the affiliate program. As this news is destructing to many publishers and could now get lost revenue in the business, it actually is the sad news for those who have been earning the good revenue from the past years.

Tech Taiwan's TSMC shares drop over 1.2 percent after computer virus outbreak
Author: 0 Taiwan's TSMC shares drop over 1.2 percent after computer virus outbreak

TSMC said the disruption is expected to knock 3% off its third-quarter revenue, which it had previously forecast would be in the range of $8.45 billion and $8.55 billion. Apple has not commented on the incident. The chip manufacturer didn't specify what it was producing when this problem occurred, but given the timing it was nearly certainly the Apple A12 .

Tech Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta is Available for Pre-Loading
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Beta is Available for Pre-Loading

There is a possibility that Treyarch or publisher will give away the Activision keys on Twitter or on sites like eBay. ZOMBIES LITHOGRAPHS - These three collectible lithographs commemorate Voyage of Despair, IX, and Blood of the Dead, three Zombies Experiences in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 .

Tech Google will share your location and your battery status, how about that?
Author: 0 Google will share your location and your battery status, how about that?

The new battery percentage information appears alongside the proximity of a contact, informing the user if their friend is charging their phone. That feature was retried in August 2013 but reintroduced into Google Maps previous year. The article " The First Google Maps War " by Frank Jacobs on February 28, 2012, explains how Google Maps nearly cause a war in 2010. The previous implementation was less accurate, however.

Tech NES Classic Was the Best-Selling Console of June 2018
Author: 0 NES Classic Was the Best-Selling Console of June 2018

The NES Classic was June 2018's highest unit-selling hardware platform, while the PlayStation 4 led the market in dollar sales. Nintendo's NES Classic led monthly unit sales in the USA for the month of June, according to industry-tracking firm, The NPD Group .

Tech BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X make their debut in India
Author: 0 BlackBerry Evolve and Evolve X make their debut in India

The Evolve will be ₹24,990 in India (about $365), while the Evolve X will be ₹34,990 (~$510). The BlackBerry Evolve will set you back 24,990 rupees or $364 United States dollars, while the Evolve X is 34,990 rupees or $509 USD. In terms of connectivity, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio jack port, USB-C port, USB OTG and more. The selfie camera will have a 16 MP with bokeh mode as well as LED flash.

Tech 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' Held a Screening on Top of a Cliff
Author: 0 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout' Held a Screening on Top of a Cliff

Special In-Game Rewards: Players can exchange themed items for " Mission: Impossible - Fallout " outfits to use during the promotional campaign. Unlike the Mission: Impossible event, however, Fortnite's did not offer unlockable rewards that players could hold onto once the event was over.

Tech Move over, Tinder & Bumble: Facebook begins testing dating project internally
Author: 0 Move over, Tinder & Bumble: Facebook begins testing dating project internally

Facebook had announced the dating product - which will not be a standalone dating app - during its F8 developer conference in the U.S. in May. Just a few months after launching Snapchat competitor, Riff, a collaborative video creation app for both iOS and Android users in 2015, Facebook plugged the plug on it.However, the tech giant said that most of the features of the app had been integrated into the main Facebook app and Messenger.

Tech DraftKings Approved for Online Sports Wagering in New Jersey
Author: 0 DraftKings Approved for Online Sports Wagering in New Jersey

The DraftKings Sportsbook app itself is quite smooth, with a slick function that allows punters to change how the app displays odds between American odds, decimal, or fraction odds. Land-based venues offering services now in the state include the Borgata, Oceans Resort , Bally's , and Harrah's . At the end of this week, we'll be taking mobile bets from Borgata and playMGM in New Jersey .

Tech Google allegedly working on censored search engine for Chinese market
Author: 0 Google allegedly working on censored search engine for Chinese market

United States internet titans have long struggled with doing business in China, home of a " Great Firewall " that blocks politically sensitive content, such as the 1989 Tiananmen massacre. A laptop screen displaying the landing page google.cn, which linked to an uncensored Hong Kong site on July 1, 2010, in Beijing. "While removing search results is inconsistent with Google's mission, providing no information (or a heavily degraded user experience that amounts to no information) is more ...

Tech Does your kid suck at Fortnite? There’s a tutor for that…
Author: 0 Does your kid suck at Fortnite? There’s a tutor for that…

Giles recently sought the help of a coach, paying $45 (roughly Rs. 3,100) for three one-hour sessions, alongside committing to at least three more for himself and his son. "There's pressure not to just play it but to be really good at it", Hicks was quoted as saying. "Now he'll throw down 10 to 20 wins", Mennen said. While this may sound like a silly, one-off trend, over 1,400 tutors have been contracted since March from one site alone.

Author: 0 Fortnite Is Ditching the Google Play Store

The code the site pulled up included Android-specific instructions, and these call for sideloading the app directly from Epic's site instead of redirecting users to a Google Play Store installation. Mr Sweeney said Google's 30% "store tax" was a "high cost in a world where game developers' 70% must cover all the cost of developing, operating and supporting their games".

Tech Android P release may be only weeks away, according to new rumor
Author: 0 Android P release may be only weeks away, according to new rumor

You don't really need to work overtime to crack that code. This is in line with the release dates of Android 7.0 "Nougat" (22 August 2016) and Android 8.0 "Oreo" (21 August 2017). A Geekbench listing of the Pixel 3 XL has affirmed some of the specifications of one of the models. It is expected that the final version of Android P will be first rolled out for Google Pixel and Pixel 2 series of smartphones.

Tech Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It
Author: 0 Samsung Posts Galaxy Note 9 Intro a Bit Early, Quickly Pulls It

The pre-order page for the Galaxy Note 9 , and many like it around the world, have pretty much confirmed that we'll start seeing the Galaxy Note 9 arriving in customers hands on the 24th of August. However, what may be of most significance for those wanting a stack of storage is the Note9 being marketed as being "1 terabyte ready" when using expandable memory.

Tech Moto Z3 announced - Verizon exclusive with 5G Moto Mod support
Author: 0 Moto Z3 announced - Verizon exclusive with 5G Moto Mod support

Sadly the Moto Z3 lacks the 3.5mm headphone jack, but a USB Type-C to 3.5mm jack adapter is provided. Speaking of Moto Mods, Motorola has also announced a 5G Moto Mod in partnership with Qualcomm, which makes Moto Z3 the first 5G upgradable smartphone in the world.

Author: 0 Valve's card game, Artifact, releases on November 20th

Artifact is a digital card game coming from the makers of Dota 2 and Steam . The release date for the game is November 28, 2018, but, it surprisingly carries a $20 price tag. These card packs can also be purchased for $2 a pop. The first public showing of the game will take place at PAX West, which kicks off on August 31 in Seattle, where Valve will be holding a public single elimination tournament with merchandise and free copies of the game being given to everyone who participates.

Author: 0 WhatsApp to start charging some users soon

New tools have been announced whereby business users will be charged a small fee for sending shipping confirmations or boarding passes to customers, between 0.5 and 9 cents depending on the location of the recipient. "To do so, we will work directly with a few hundred businesses and a select number of companies that specialize in managing customer communications".