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New Red Dead II Trailer Coming Tomorrow

New Red Dead II Trailer Coming Tomorrow The trailer itself gives a broad overview of what life on the frontier is like in the boots of Arthur Morgan. Are you excited to see more Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay? After being forced to flee their home area, they set up a new base elsewhere. [Full Article...]

Samsung finally got carriers to agree on same price for Note 9

Samsung finally got carriers to agree on same price for Note 9 First and foremost, you might notice that despite featuring a near-identical design, the dimensions of the Note 9 are actually different than those of the Note 8. Galaxy S9 and Note 9. Galaxy Note 9 and iPhone X . Samsung sold the Galaxy S9 for $720 when it launched , while Sprint charged $792 and AT&T charged $793 for the same device. [Full Article...]

Download Fortnite for Android on non-Samsung phones

Download Fortnite for Android on non-Samsung phones There's only one title (Battle Breakers), and it's not available yet. After signing up for the beta on your Pie-powered phone and downloading Digital Wellbeing from the Play Store, it doesn't actually show up in your app drawer. Developer "argraur" has successfully ported Android 9.0 Pie for the Nexus 5x. Malware could infect Android users looking to play Fortnite in a myriad of ways. [Full Article...]

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Tab S4 with Smaller Bezels, DeX, Upgraded Specs

Samsung Unveils Galaxy Tab S4 with Smaller Bezels, DeX, Upgraded Specs As the demand growth is forecast to remain strong in the second half, Samsung predicts the bit growth rates of the memory chips to hover around the middle of the 10 percent range. There is no doubt that the high-end smartphone market is taking a kicking but Apple is also suffering. "With new flagship smartphone model launches, every content will increase in midrange models because smartphone m... [Full Article...]

Uber suspends driver who streamed videos of passengers online without their permission

Uber suspends driver who streamed videos of passengers online without their permission It said passengers rarely noticed the camera, and when they did Gargac would often say he was recording them for safety reasons, rather than admitting to livestreaming. But the paper notes Gargac appeared to contradict that statement in an interview, saying he started driving for Uber and Lyft with the goal of hosting the livestream. [Full Article...]

Google Could Pay a Fine Amounting to €4.3 Billion for Antitrust Abuse

Google Could Pay a Fine Amounting to €4.3 Billion for Antitrust Abuse And what do people do with monopolies, they abuse it. Google has prohibited companies that make Android devices from making and selling any other devices that run Android forks. companies have been unfairly targeted. Giving this industry easier access to consumers should be a goal for European policy makers and regulators. MARGRETHE VESTAGER: This is about Google behavior - a behavior that's... [Full Article...]

Apple MacBook Pro line gets a refresh

Apple MacBook Pro line gets a refresh RAM: Up to 32GB of DDR4 memory. Apple says it also now supports double the eDRAM, 16GB RAM max, and up to 2TB SSD. Apple today unveiled its next generation MacBook Pro featuring up to 6-Core processors and 32GB of memory, True Tone Display and the Apple T2 chip . [Full Article...]

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news

WhatsApp offers tips to spot fake news If a suspicious link is detected, it will be shown with a red label, and if you try and open the link, you'll be shown a pop-up window warning you again. The company added that people should think before they share a forwarded message. Also on Tuesday, WhatsApp launched an education campaign in India that's aimed at helping users spot fake news on the platform. [Full Article...]

Fortnite's Playground mode will be taking another break next week

Fortnite's Playground mode will be taking another break next week Unfortunately, as mentioned, Playground is a limited-time event, so it's going away next week. The Fortnite Playground limited time mode finally got underway for real this week and has managed to run along pretty well since. Fortnite Playground mode at last launched properly earlier this week after teething problems with the LTM. While it sounds like future versions of Playground will all... [Full Article...]

Facebook bug temporarily unblocked persons from 800,000 users’ blocked lists

Facebook bug temporarily unblocked persons from 800,000 users’ blocked lists The company said Monday that the bug was active between May 29 and June 5. Users affected by the bug should expect to see a notification asking them to go over go over their blocked list. This year has not been good for Facebook as long as issues related to privacy are concerned. The vast majority of the more than 800,000 people affected by the bug had only one person they had blocked be tempo... [Full Article...]

Amy Hennig Left EA In January To Found A New Indie Studio

Amy Hennig Left EA In January To Found A New Indie Studio Knowing what we do about EA, we can safely assume that this broader experience will be something jam-packed to the hilt with micro-transactions, loot boxes, crowbarred-in multiplayer and all manner of useless cosmetic tat. She mentioned that the studio was going for a "more open world" style of gameplay. As for what's keeping Hennig busy these days, she said she's started her own independent stu... [Full Article...]

OnePlus guarantees software updates for two years, and security for three years

OnePlus guarantees software updates for two years, and security for three years Have you chosen a OnePlus phone because of the firm's past record with Android updates? OnePlus in their official forum posted that they will be publishing the last Open Beta build for 3 and 3T later this week. Towards the beginning of July, OnePlus will provide a stable version for the OnePlus 3/3T for beta testers to migrate back to a stable version of OxygenOS . [Full Article...]

Fortnite Final Fight LTM Disabled, 50v50 Returns

Fortnite Final Fight LTM Disabled, 50v50 Returns We will of course update you all if the mode returns, but for now you're just going to have to learn Fortnite the same way as the rest of us, by dying a lot and enduring some matchmaking times. "We'll have more information available tomorrow". The preview for the article said: "Hey there, We're continuing testing on our matchmaking improvements and are still aiming to open the Playground LTM... [Full Article...]

South Dakotans may see lower rate after sales tax ruling

South Dakotans may see lower rate after sales tax ruling For small businesses, local advertising may now more effectively draw consumers away from the e-Commerce giants. Shares in online retailers like Amazon.com ( amzn ), Wayfair (w), Etsy , (etsy) Overstock.com (ostk) and eBay (ebay) all fell in the wake of the decision . [Full Article...]

Instagram launches video streaming service to rival YouTube

Instagram launches video streaming service to rival YouTube This will let users upload videos that are up to one-hour long - a huge difference from its incumbent 1 minute-limit. Taking YouTube by the horns, Instagram has announced , with much fanfare, the launch of IGTV - a video content-only wing of Instagram . [Full Article...]

Verizon Will Not Share Real-Time Location Data with Third-Parties

Verizon Will Not Share Real-Time Location Data with Third-Parties Last month, a report indicating that Securus-a company that provides smartphone tracking tools for United States law enforcement-was hacked, with thousands of pieces of data including account credentials leaked. Like Verizon, AT&T says it needs to make sure essential services as emergency roadside assistance are not affected. Wyden praised Verizon's response and said the replies from its riv... [Full Article...]