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Microsoft acquires Flipgrid, a video discussion platform for education

In our always connected world, social media has made a huge impact on education. Video content in particular has shaped how we consume content and has arguably made it easier to learn various ...

3 hours ago from Techspot

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Xbox One Preview Beta Adds Game Pass Fast Start For These Titles

Over the weekend Microsoft started to roll out a new beta update to members of the Xbox One Preview Beta and a subset of members in the Delta Ring. The new update is 1806.180612-1920 and the ...

6 hours ago from HotHardware

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Original Donkey Kong Gets Its First Re-Release on Nintendo Switch

If you crave that original Donkey Kong experience, it's available for the first time in decades. The post Original Donkey Kong Gets Its First Re-Release on Nintendo Switch appeared first on ...

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Extremetech

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Here’s what GitHub developers really think about Microsoft’s acquisition

Now that the dust has settled on the big news of Microsoft’s plans to acquire GitHub, developers have had a chance to react. Some are shocked, others are welcoming the move, and ...

5 hours ago from The Verge

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ET Deals: 5E Dungeons, Hordes, and Horrors RPG Humble Bundle

Are you a tabletop RPG fan? Well, for as little as one dollar, you can get a whole bunch of incredible DRM-free RPG ebooks from Frog God Games with the most recent Humble Bundle. And since they're ...

Sat 16 Jun 18 from Extremetech

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'Fortnite' marks World Cup with stadium and goal scoring challenges

You didn't think Epic Games would let a sporting event as momentous as the World Cup go by without a Fortnite tie-in, did you? Sure enough, the developer has made a slew of updates ...

Sat 16 Jun 18 from Engadget

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Microsoft Turns To AI To Make Windows Updates Smoother

Software updates are pretty straightforward where if there’s an update, usually you’ll be prompted to update. In some cases we’ve seen how some apps or platforms will actually download the ...

Fri 15 Jun 18 from Ubergizmo

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Inside the workshop where Game of Thrones swords are made - CNET

Armourer Natalia Lee explains how fan favourite weapons like Heartsbane are created.

Sat 16 Jun 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

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Windows 10 is adding SwiftKey, laying the groundwork for dual-screen tablets - CNET

Because typing on glass isn't for everyone.

Thu 14 Jun 18 from CNET

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Here's why Elder Scrolls Blades is my most anticipated iPhone game - CNET

Commentary: I'm not even an Elder Scrolls fan, but I can't wait until this game comes out.

Sun 17 Jun 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

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