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WhatsApp finally gets its own emoji set... sort of

While it may take time for Android phones to copy a person's face and mimic them in emojis as the Apple iPhone X does, it is fun to see the new collection of ...


Gran Turismo Sport Four-Day Demo Available October 9

This four day demo will give people a chance to play for a limited time to earn up to up to $1MM in in-game credit and unlock some cars for the full game. Hit u...


Google is touting 4Chan threads which incorrectly name the Las Vegas shooter

Google's top results displaying links to the 4chan threads - which are exposed to millions of eyeballs worldwide within minutes - debated if the event was "f...


Groove Music passes away; to be replaced with Spotify

That's the silver lining for those who may prefer Groove to other streaming services: though Groove's tenure is coming it an end, anyone who is a Groove Music P...


Roku cuts price on top streaming player to counter Apple TV

As of the end of June 2017, Roku OS powered TV streaming for 15+ million monthly active accounts which streamed almost 7 billion hours of video and music in t...


Three Scientists Win Nobel Prize in Medicine

Focusing on the fruit fly, they discovered the molecular mechanisms controlling circadian rhythm, the inner biological clock that regulates nearly all life on...


Google scraps much-criticised 'First Click Free' policy

So, Google is replacing First Click Free with a new Flexible Sampling model, which will allow publishers to decide for themselves "how many, if any, free arti...


Nokia 8 India launch set for next week

The arrival of the Nokia 8 Android smartphone in India marks the tech company's second wave of worldwide release. The smartphone was introduced for €599...


Discovery Mode to bring education to Assassin's Creed in 2018

This is not only due to the gorgeous Egyptian setting, which features a natural beauty in its architecture, but also due to Ubisoft creating a wonderful livin...


Apple Investigating Reports of iPhone 8 Split Screen Problems

Another customer reported that their iPhone arrived with the screen already bulging out from the device. Apple's decision to investigate the swollen batte...


No. 14 Miami's vaunted defense leads way in rout of Duke

Duke has dominated its schedule so far with a 4-0 start to the season. Miami ran for 576 rushing yards and averaged 9.6 yards per carry in its previous two...


Samsung and Huawei now testing their smartphones for Android 8.0 Oreo

So that's about 10 devices with software support, which makes you wonder why OnePlus can't handle 4 devices (counting the OnePlus 6). Huawei and Samsung ...


Red Dead Redemption 2: 10 Leaked Details You Need To Know

The new game is a prequel of the original Red Dead Redemption released in 2010. Nearly a year later, we are finally getting our next look at Rockstar's firs...


Illinois Governor Explains Signing Abortion Bill; Area Legislators Angry with Decision

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner speaks in Springfield on August 17. Governor Rauner has 60 days to make a decision on the bill. "I believe it's in the best interes...


PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Team Spun Off Into A New Company

The latter is a subsidiary company entirely focused on the " global business opportunities " for the survival shooter game. No wonder the team at Bluehole that ...


Nintendo Makes it Harder for YouTubers to Stream Their Games

It could be because of how, as previously mentioned, money made from ad revenue for videos featuring Nintendo content by creators not approved by the Program ...


This Is Lockheed Martin's New Mars Concept Station

Mars Base Camp's first mission is meant to be an orbiting mission around the Red Planet. While Musk and others are envisioning building a colony on the surf...


Wii Shop Channel to end service on January 31, 2019

Word came in the form of two separate announcements, one from Nintendo of America and one on the United Kingdom site. Originally reported by Gematsu , the ...


Commodore 64 Mini Console Announced

Finding great (or just good) games for the Commodore 64 was always a hit and miss affair, as so numerous titles were bad copies or sloppy ports of games from ot...


Nintendo Classic Systems vs. Switch Virtual Console

Nintendo released a miniature version of its first household games console in November previous year and it sold out nearly immediately. Nintendo is once...