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by | August 17, 2017 | 13:32

Microsoft Studios Publishing general manager Shannon Loftis confirmed the delay via a tweet after telling Polygon that the game has been pushed to give more time to developers Reagent Games, Sumo Digital, and Cloudgine. Shannon Loftis explained that in order to create a ideal balance between the game's three modes-campaign, co-op, and multiplayer-the studio will be needing "extra development time".

by | August 17, 2017 | 10:38

Facebook has purged the pages of several extremist organizations after a woman was killed Saturday while protesting a far-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. Facebook uses a combination of automation, human moderators, and flagging by users to screen for content that violates its community standards. " Facebook does not allow hate speech or praise of terrorist acts or hate crimes, and we are actively removing any posts that glorify the horrendous act committed in Charlottesville", a ...

by | August 17, 2017 | 01:30

PC and Xbox One players who own the game already should receive the full game on April 13, 2018, for free. In bringing on Gearbox Publishing, Compulsion Games noted that they continue "to retain all creative control over We Happy Few as it evolves from a crowdfunding digital success to a worldwide multi-platform retail launch".

by | August 17, 2017 | 00:38

The gameplay has been re-imagined and will now focus on the investigation of the nightmarish visions that protagonist David Gordon has, slowly examining his psychological distress and disintegration over the course of the story. THQ Nordic has announced that its going to be releasing the spine-chilling Black Mirror on a number of platforms. The game will tell a story in an old-timey, Gothic setting, with a lot of Lovecraftian elements - a theme we haven't seen in a while with horror games in ...

by | August 17, 2017 | 00:34

The original game released all the way back in 2004, and was followed by two sequels over the next decade. Additionally, players anxious about being lost when the new game drops don't have to fret as the new title will be a reboot, making it perfectly approachable for newcomers to the franchise.

by | August 16, 2017 | 23:18

Naturally we're talking about Stefano Valentini, a photographer and artist who believes in capturing gruesome pictures of his victims, especially in their final moments. A world he could shape to suit his own desires. Unfortunately, he believes that Sebastian's daughter Lily holds the key to the full potential of this world.

by | August 16, 2017 | 22:08

To start, people receiving calls from a Google Home unit will see "unknown" on their caller ID. You and your spouse can both sync your accounts to the Home, then when you say "Call Mom" the Home will know to check your contacts specifically.

by | August 16, 2017 | 20:49

What is also startling about Intel's revelation of the 9th gen 10nm+ Ice Lake family is that it is yet to launch its first 10nm chip named Cannon Lake. Intel had earlier earmarked Aug 21 as the day it will be launching its Coffee Lake family of chips. AnandTech speculates that due to the difficulty in developing the 10-nanometer architecture, Canon Lake will be focused on smaller, mobile CPUs that are easier to make when chip yields are poor.

by | August 16, 2017 | 19:40

A computer programmer for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration told The Verge that a personal test using that programmer's own DJI Phantom 3 quadcopter revealed encrypted traffic headed to servers in unknown locations. DJI says they recognise the importance of data privacy to its customers. Chinese drone maker DJI is rolling out a new "local data mode" in an effort to bulk up the security of its hardware in the wake of a US Army memo that claims DJI's products contain ...

by | August 16, 2017 | 19:00

And if these details are in fact true, then the Zenfone Pro 4 handset should be a worthy successor to the current best-selling device OnePlus 5. The aforementioned smartphone is expected to come out during the upcoming months and it is said to become Asus's crown jewel in terms of smartphones.

by | August 16, 2017 | 18:44

The Essential PH-1 is finally close at hand. Back on August 21, Andu Rubin had tweeted that the Essential Phone was undergoing certification and testing, and now the handset is ready to be purchased for $699 via Essential.com . The question is, who now need this Essential PH-1s with a price tag around $700, when will soon be even more expensive, but nearly announced the Note 8.

by | August 16, 2017 | 17:26

When Opera Max was first released, it served as a free service that compressed data before it got to your device. The sole reason for that was that ads were displayed in the application. Opera will terminate the server support for the Opera Max in a few weeks after which no one can use the app. We will inform these users about the termination of server-side support in due time.

by | August 16, 2017 | 17:16

Combined with the company's marketing clout and global reach, that immediately makes Apple a considerable competitor in a crowded market where new media players and traditional media companies are vying to acquire original shows. Programming costs can range from more than $2 million an episode for a comedy to more than $5 million for a drama. The company has launched a couple of series so far, like Carpool Karaoke and Planet of the Apps , although admittedly neither have really been ...

by | August 16, 2017 | 17:00

Scientists haven't analyzed the data to see which volcanoes are active or not, but future studies will include more details. The discovery isn't something to get too excited about. Back in 2013, researchers from Washington University detected at least one active , ice-covered volcano in Antarctica (also only the West Antarctic Ice Sheet), so it's reasonable to assume others may be active as well.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:20

Facebook sees the comments section of its site as vital and has therefore made it easier for users to remember why they've dug in, in the first place by making it easier to see the original post that you're reacting too. The updates will not only make the app look cleaner but also increase the readability on the platform. Facebook will roll out these changes in the coming weeks.

by | August 16, 2017 | 15:19

Facebook is updating the comment style to make it easier for users to identify which comments are direct replies to friends. "Every person's News Feed is different and populated with a unique set of stories - from photos and videos to GIFs and links", Facebook's design team said .

by | August 16, 2017 | 12:30

For now, it is not clear when Google plans to unveil the next-gen Pixel, but maybe we will see it on display at the IFA trade show in Berlin next month. The filing, first spotted by Android Police, shows Pixel 2 to support " Active Edge " squeezable features that will let users do multiple functions like take a photo , switch the camera, change music and so on.

by | August 16, 2017 | 08:56

The speedster doesn't have a roof, but the "speed humps" behind its seats are created to represent the double-bubble roof that has been a feature of many of Aston and Zagato's previous collaborations. Aston Martin says the Speedster and Shooting Brake "represent the two extremes of the Vanquish Zagato family" with the former having a roofless design that showcases its signature double-bubble roof design with speed humps that flow from behind the two seats while the latter has an elongated ...

by | August 16, 2017 | 07:41

NASA's Cassini orbiter sailed through the tenuous outermost reaches of Saturn's atmosphere without trouble Monday, performing the first of five close swings nearer to the planet than any previous spacecraft before a final dive September 15 to end the probe's almost 20-year mission.

by | August 16, 2017 | 03:45

Well, it appears that Google Allo Web is finally upon us. If you're ready to keep up with your Allo conversations on your computer, here's how to set up and use its new web client. Going back to the computer, Allo for web looks and feels just like it does on the mobile app. By doing this, Allo opens a viewfinder on the device, asking you to navigate to the web on your computer.

by | August 16, 2017 | 02:35

Samsung ( OTC:SSNNF , OTC:SSNLF ) announces the commercial availability of the Samsung Portable SSD T5 . But according to Samsung, the T5 is faster, offering transfer speeds up to 540 megabytes per second compared to the T3's 450MBps. Not to mention that Samsung has equipped the T5 with a shock-resistant internal frame. The T5 also includes password protection software based on AES 256-bit hardware encryption and ships with two cable styles - USB Type-C to Type-C and USB Type-C to Type-A - ...

by | August 16, 2017 | 01:40

Crucially, this data includes details that could be used to identify the 1.3 million people who have visited the site. The request, which DreamHost made public Monday, set off a storm of protest among civil liberties advocates and within the tech community.

by | August 16, 2017 | 01:07

Now we can add #PROJEKT1514 to that list, a new mysterious game teased by Bandai Namco. There are sounds of a distant battle, and the logo has a military industrial design. For Japanese third companies, at least, the Switch can be a machine they target alongside the PS4, and hopefully, Bandai Namco jumps on board that train, too.

by | August 15, 2017 | 21:16

The two new regions, available in the first-half of 2018, are meant to be capable of handling sensitive Unclassified data as well as Protected data. Available in the first half of 2018, they will offer unprecedented opportunity through advanced data analytics, sophisticated data protections and artificial intelligence.

by | August 15, 2017 | 20:52

It's a mission type that plays like a mini campaign. The main story will require the player to lay siege to and take various enemy strongholds in epic sieges. To make matters worse, players may also be tasked with rescuing a captured orc that was previously installed as an Overlord. Shadow of War , it will be possible to capture Cirith Ungol for yourself and instill a new leader in its place.