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Epic Games is giving away Subnautica for free, if you use its new store - CNET

The game studio behind Fortnite is pushing to get more people using its Steam competitor.

4 hours ago from CNET

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Fortnite’s Cross-Platform Tools Offered To Other Developers For Free

Fortnite battle royale is a massive cross-platform hit. The title is available on a variety of gaming and mobile platforms. The underlying software infrastructure which supports this cross-platform ...

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Ubergizmo

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Trainer Battles Have Officially Arrived For Pokemon GO

Ever since Pokemon GO was launched, many have been asking for Niantic to bring PVP into the game. After all being able to battle your friends in the regular version of Pokemon was what made ...

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Ubergizmo

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Microsoft is putting together a Microsoft 365 subscription for home users

But it's not entirely clear what services it would include.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from Arstechnica

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Ethereum thinks it can change the world. It’s running out of time to prove it.

The blockchain system has daunting technical problems to fix. But first, its disciples need to figure out how to govern themselves.

Thu 13 Dec 18 from MIT Technology Review

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Microsoft Accused of Collecting Data Even When You Opt Out in Windows 10

Microsoft has been accused of continuing to collect data even after users have opted out. The post Microsoft Accused of Collecting Data Even When You Opt Out in Windows 10 appeared first on ...

24 hours ago from Extremetech

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Robot Gift Guide 2018

Over a dozen robots that we promise will make fantastic holiday gifts

Mon 10 Dec 18 from IEEE Spectrum

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Epic removes 'overpowered' Infinity Blade from 'Fortnite'

Fortnite fans got a taste of the game's mythic items this week with the Infinity Blade (as in Epic's games of the same name). Only one such sword was available in a match, ...

3 hours ago from Engadget

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Nokia 8 Android Pie Beta Has Been Released

HMD Global has done a good job so far of sending out the Android 9 Pie update for some of its devices. However, the Nokia 8 flagship from last year still hasn’t received it yet. It’s ...

Wed 12 Dec 18 from Ubergizmo

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New 'Doom' levels to come in Feb. 2019 from game designer John Romero

For a 25-year-old game, "Doom" is showing plenty of life.

Wed 12 Dec 18 from Phys.org

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