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Epic Games hosting 'Fortnight World Cup' offering $130M in prize money

Epic Games hosting 'Fortnight World Cup' offering $130M in prize money

Epic will give out $1 million each week to eligible players (you have to be at least 13), and payouts will be distributed broadly, the company said. The online qualifiers run from April 8 until June...

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Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G coming to Europe in May for €599

The Mi Mix 3 5G also sport a hybrid cooling system, 3,800 mAh battery, and a dedicated Google Assistant button, while still packing that neato magnetic slider for the front camera and 12Mp dual came...

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Samsung unveiled another new phone: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G

Samsung unveiled another new phone: Samsung Galaxy S10 5G

The Huawei Mate X is labeled as the world's first 5G foldable phone on a billboard spotted in Barcelona , and it's the anti-Galaxy Fold, if you will. Foldable phones may or may not catch on, but ...

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Super Mario Bros. game cartridge sells for $100,150

Super Mario Bros. game cartridge sells for $100,150

The first two variations are "sticker sealed" copies that were only available in the NY and L.A. test market launch of the Nintendo Entertainment System ( NES ) in 1985 and 1986. "It turned out to b...

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Preorder a Galaxy S10 Now, Save Up to $550 with Trade

Preorder a Galaxy S10 Now, Save Up to $550 with Trade

Basically, instead of just the front camera cutout, those who opt to put a screen protector on their Galaxy S10 will also have to deal with a big gaping hole at the lower part of the display. It wil...

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Epic now lets you merge accounts on Fortnite

Epic now lets you merge accounts on Fortnite

In June past year, Sony caused outrage when it was discovered playing Fortnite on PS4 meant the same account login wouldn't work on the Nintendo Switch . Players who had accessed their Epic Account...

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Google Rolls Out New Data Protection Tools

Google Rolls Out New Data Protection Tools

Google has launched a solution in the new Password Checkup Chrome extension . Google , too, has seen such attacks, reporting to have blocked attacks on almost 110 million users in the past with the...

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Apple’s FaceTime Fix Is Out

Apple’s FaceTime Fix Is Out

You can read the full security update details here. The iPhone maker had also notified users about the unavailability of the feature through the system status page on its website. This happened for as...

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Online, mobile banking down for Wells Fargo customers due to intermittent outages

Online, mobile banking down for Wells Fargo customers due to intermittent outages

This is the second time in less than a week that Wells Fargo has had issues. The problem affected customers using web browsers as well as the Wells Fargo mobile app. Even so, customers on Friday morni...

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New Chrome extension will let you know if your password is unsafe

New Chrome extension will let you know if your password is unsafe

To coincide with the launch, the search giant also released new research from YouGov (conducted on its behalf) which found that people in the United Kingdom are security conscious when it comes to the...

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Check out the full Marshmello Fortnite concert

Check out the full Marshmello Fortnite concert

All three challenges are now live and involve Showtime posters and the concert's venue; here's how it works. Marshmallow tweeted about the event as well, calling it a "special event", so perhaps he cr...

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Facebook Pays $20 to Teens to Use VPN that Spies on Them

Facebook Pays $20 to Teens to Use VPN that Spies on Them

The report claimed users aged between 13 and 35 were paid up to 20 dollars (£15) a month to install the Facebook Research app on iOS and Android devices. The company sidestepped the App Store an...

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How to disable FaceTime on iPhone iOS 12

How to disable FaceTime on iPhone iOS 12

At the moment, Apple does not have a fix but the company says it is working on the problem and will address it by the end of the week. The Cupertino, California-based company was not immediately a...

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Facebook plans to ‘integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger' together

Facebook plans to ‘integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger' together

It is understood in order to complete the process, Facebook staff are having to "reconfigure" how Messenger , WhatsApp and Instagram's chatting clients work on a fundamental basis. No timeline fo...

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The First 9 Minutes of Resident Evil 2

The First 9 Minutes of Resident Evil 2

Some of the characters teased include the mayor's daughter, Robert Kendo and an unnamed U.S.S. member. As for the 2nd and 3rd volumes, there has been no announcement yet, but rumors abound that each v...

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Oh God, Now Vivo Has a Zero Port Phone On the Way

Oh God, Now Vivo Has a Zero Port Phone On the Way

The company has also confirmed that the Apex 2019 is its first 5G smartphone. The device successfully delivers an unconventional smartphone experience by completely removing physical buttons - ins...

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Windows 10 Mobile To Fall Out of Support in December

Windows 10 Mobile To Fall Out of Support in December

What was originally a neat take on the Windows operating system in a mobile capacity complete with a cool jump between devices that would have happened in Microsoft's "continuum" concept turned ou...

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Fortnite security flaw put millions of players at risk

Fortnite security flaw put millions of players at risk

Check Point researchers found a serious vulnerability in Epic Games' sub-domains, which could have easily granted access to user's account without handing over the login details on a phishing we...

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Mortal Kombat 11 Roster Revealed

Mortal Kombat 11 Roster Revealed

Mortal Kombat 11 has been given an April 23 release date on PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC. Developer NetherRealm Studios also showed off the story prologue and some delightfully violent fa...

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Amazon-exclusive Samsung Galaxy 'M' series in India on Jan 28

Amazon-exclusive Samsung Galaxy 'M' series in India on Jan 28

This new Samsung Galaxy M series might be an online exclusive smartphone series. The word on the street is that Samsung might launch the Galaxy M30 as well on January 28. It seems that Samsung ...

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Samsung Galaxy S10 will launch on 17 February in San Francisco

Samsung Galaxy S10 will launch on 17 February in San Francisco

And the company is announcing at CES an update to Family Hub with new features. The more affordable version of these devices was called the Galaxy S10 Lite earlier , but Samsung could be using ...

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Amazon finally answers how many Alexa devices have been sold

Amazon finally answers how many Alexa devices have been sold

Just say "Hey Google, be my French interpreter", to launch Interpreter Mode and get real-time audible and written (on Smart Displays) translation. After all, Amazon and Google are not friends right ...

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Xiaomi Phone Folds Twice

Xiaomi Phone Folds Twice

If the video is to be believed, Xiaomi will launch the world's first dual-side foldable phone. Then, the user folds the right side and the left side of the screen towards its rear one after the othe...

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Fortnite Stage 1 Dance on Top of a Water Tower Guide

Fortnite Stage 1 Dance on Top of a Water Tower Guide

You'll want to visit a location just to the southeast of Tomato Temple where you'll find a battle star waiting for you. (Collecting 10 Battle Stars will unlock one additional tier.) Weekly challen...

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Windows 10 finally beats Windows 7

Windows 10 finally beats Windows 7

Other market share estimators reckoned the glorious moment happened earlier past year - StatCounter reckoned January 2018 saw the world stumble into a Windows 10-powered future, but it took until De...

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Report says certain Android apps send Facebook personal data without obtaining consent

Report says certain Android apps send Facebook personal data without obtaining consent

This means cracking down on how companies like Google and Facebook use and sell the data they collect on their users. It added that Facebook should also make it easier for people to exercise their d...

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Free PlayStation Plus games for January 2019 | PlayStation 3

Free PlayStation Plus games for January 2019 | PlayStation 3

In the action-RPG Portal Knights , you'll step into the fantastic and unknown. Next week, PS4 owners can look forward to free downloadable games in the form of Steep and Portal Knight . Sony rel...

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Trump to child: 'Are you still a believer in Santa Claus?'

Trump to child: 'Are you still a believer in Santa Claus?'

Stuck in Washington on Christmas morning 2018, Trump displayed little holiday cheer while speaking with reporters after a 20-minute video conference with USA troops serving overseas. He spoke Tu...

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McLaren unveils unique P1 GTR to honour Senna’s ’88 championship

McLaren unveils unique P1 GTR to honour Senna’s ’88 championship

To celebrate 30 years since Ayrton Senna won his first Formula 1 World Championship title, McLaren Special Operations has created a bespoke P1 GTR that gets a performance boost, as well as an ic...

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Galaxy S10 to have minimal bezels, special Bright Night camera mode

Galaxy S10 to have minimal bezels, special Bright Night camera mode

With pre-installed screen protectors, the Samsung Galaxy S10 range will come closer to some of the Chinese flagships, including the ones from OnePlus , Vivo , and Oppo that all come with a scree...

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