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EA Play won’t come to Xbox Game Pass for PC until 2021

December 15, 2020

Via: The Verge

PC gamers subscribed to Xbox Game Pass for PC or the pricier Xbox Game Pass Ultimate tier will need to wait just a little while longer until they have access to EA Play on Windows machines. Today, Microsoft announced that […]


Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Skype for iOS now lets you hide messy rooms with background blur

July 17, 2020

Via: The Verge

Microsoft is adding a background blur feature to its Skype for iOS app. The feature is identical to what exists in the company’s Teams app, allowing iPhone and iPad users to blur what’s in the background of a video call. […]


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Xbox One’s latest update now shows if friends are playing on PC or console

May 16, 2019

Via: The Verge

Microsoft is rolling out its latest May 2019 Update to the Xbox today, with some improvements to the friends list and messaging. If you have Xbox Live friends that play across PC and Xbox One, the dashboard friends list now […]


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The Overwatch Workshop is already a hit, and it could be the future of the game

May 14, 2019

Via: The Verge

The most interesting things happening in Overwatch right now weren’t actually built by Blizzard. Two weeks ago, the developer released a new tool called the Workshop, where players can use a rudimentary scripting language to design their own custom Overwatch […]


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HyperX cuts the cord of its budget PS4 headset with the Cloud Stinger Wireless

April 8, 2019

Via: The Verge

HyperX has announced its cheapest wireless headset ever: the Cloud Stinger Wireless, a $99 wireless version of its budget Cloud Stinger gaming headset. It uses a 2.4GHz wireless connection, and it’s compatible with the PS4, PS4 Pro, and PC. In […]


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The 13 best games for your new PC

December 26, 2018

Via: The Verge

If you’re getting a new gaming PC as a gift this holiday season, you’re going to want some games to play. So to help you out, we’ve collected a list of free and paid PC games that you should definitely […]


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HP’s new leather laptop tries to reinvent the PC

October 1, 2018

Via: The Verge

HP is trying something different with its latest convertible laptop, and boldly claiming it’s “reinventing the PC.” While most laptops are housed in an aluminum or plastic chassis, HP’s Spectre Folio is wrapped in leather that morphs into different modes. […]


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Samsung’s Galaxy Note9: Too Much Phone for Most of Us

August 22, 2018

Via: NYTimes Tech

Apple’s iPhone X broke the pricing barrier for smartphones with a $1,000 price tag. Now Samsung’s new Galaxy Note device, which will be released this week, is joining the $1,000 Phone Club. That raises the inevitable question: Is this new […]


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The ultimate guide to gaming on your crappy laptop

September 22, 2017

Via: TheNextWeb

Whether you want to try gaming on your PC for the first time, are looking to get back into it, it’s worth noting that there’s no need to splurge on a computer Want to play games but have an older […]


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Fallout 4 is getting a VR release next year

June 13, 2016

Via: itCurated

If exploring post-apocalyptic wastelands sounds like a great way to spend an afternoon, Bethesda Softworks has some good news for you. At its press conference at the E3 gaming expo, the company announced that it will bring its beloved title, […]


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PC sales are falling faster than expected and it’s all Windows 10’s fault

June 10, 2016

Via: itCurated

PC sales are declining faster than first thought and Microsoft’s controversial Windows 10 free upgrade programme is to blame. That’s according to forecasts by analyst outfit IDC, which claims that PC shipments will fall by 7.3 per cent year on […]


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Alienware changed the game of making PCs

June 10, 2016

Via: itCurated

Ask any gamer out there about playing games on a PC, and they’ll tell you about Alienware. The Miami-based company has been building gaming PCs for 20 years. It’s become one of the most recognizable computer brands out there thanks […]


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ORWL Aspires To Be A Secure PC

November 11, 2015

Via: itCurated

Olivier Boireau, CEO of Design SHIFT, stopped by InformationWeek’s San Francisco office last week to demonstrate ORWL (pronounced Orwell), a small, tamper-resistant computer scheduled to ship around May 2016. He visited in advance of a presentation at Black Hat Europe […]


Mobile Marketing

Mobile Rapidly Surpassing PCs for Email Engagement

November 6, 2015

Via: itCurated

A new industry benchmark study revealed that more than 70 percent of customers of mobile-centric brands open their email on mobile devices. Kahuna has just released its second industry mobile marketing benchmark report, revealing key insights to help brands engage […]


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Oxeye, Minecraft’s Mojang to release new Cobalt multiplayer platformer for Mac in October

August 6, 2015

Via: itCurated

Cobalt, a long-gestating multiplayer action platformer jointly developed by indie studio Oxeye and Minecraft creators Mojang, is set to drop on the Mac this October alongside the Xbox and PC. First announced in 2011, Cobalt’s release date was revealed earlier […]


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PC Sales Continue to Fall

July 10, 2015

Via: itCurated

Worldwide PC shipments saw their sharpest decline in nearly two years in the second quarter of 2015, dealing continued damage to retailers and makers of computers, chips and PC software. Shipments fell 9.5 percent, year on year, to 68.4 million […]


E-payment & Security

TeslaCrypt Targets PC Gamers: $1,000 Ransom to Decrypt Infected Files

March 30, 2015

Via: itCurated

Ransomware viruses are still relatively new, but they are very dangerous. TeslaCrypt, a supposed variation of last year’s CryptoLocker, is the first of which to specifically target the video game community. PC gamers infected with this cruel malware then have […]


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Valve and HTC Team Up For VR Headset

March 2, 2015

Via: itCurated

Yet another virtual reality headset is coming to market, but this one is from Valve and HTC. It will be called the HTC Vive, and the consumer edition should be available by the holiday season.   The HTC Vive is […]