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(Update) Teasing Blizzard tweet features Diablo and a 'switch'

A spokesperson humbly offered that "We can assure you we're not that clever". But still, we wouldn't say no to a night light. Blizzard reached out to Polygon...


Recall issued for Instant Pot multicooker due to fire hazard

It cost about $80. The CPSC says a defect in the manufacturing can cause it to overheat and melt on the underside. Those who have purchased the cookers are be...


Apple Watch Now Lets You Track Ski Performance

If you're an Apple Watch owner and like to hit the ski slopes in the winter, then you'll like watchOS 4 .2. The update also enables all skiing and snowboa...


Kroger joins other big retailers, tightens gun restrictions

L.L. Bean, which says it only sells firearms - exclusively for hunting and target shooting - at its flagship store in ME, released a statement late Thursday say...


Attack against the French Embassy and Institute in Ouagadougou

Witnesses said masked gunmen attacked the downtown army headquarters at around 10 a.m. (1000 GMT). "Several were killed outside and inside the premises", Korb...


Voice and Video Calling Might be Coming to Instagram, Code Reveals

These hidden features are usually just waiting to be activated or launched by the company. Back in January this year, we came across a report that Instagra...


Twitter CEO needs help measuring overall health conversation

In a series of threaded tweets , Dorsey wrote that the company "didn't fully predict or understand the real-world negative consequences" of its global messag...


Microsoft will help to distribute Intel's Spectre-mitigating firmware updates

In the meantime, Microsoft will deliver Intel's microcode updates to devices with 6th Generation Intel Core (Skylake) processors if they are running Windows 1...


Samsung Galaxy S9+ bags the top spot on DxOMark

DxOMark tests cameras thoroughly and rates them for their photo and video performance, then gives them a combined score. The Galaxy S9 also includes ...


Apple's three new iPhones for 2018: Bigger, Faster, Cheaper

According to a new report from Bloomberg , mediocre iPhone X sales are causing problems for Samsung's display division. Bloomberg describes the phones ...


H1Z1 comes out of early access, launches new vehicular Battle Royale mode

The originators of the now immensely popular battle royale genre are challenging players to not just be the last person standing, but also the last vehicle st...


Google releases Flutter mobile UI framework to take on Microsoft's Xamarin

Flutter is an open-source technology, so it already has a package library. This means you can drill down into that third or fourth screen as you're building up...


Facebook doubling down efforts to take on LinkedIn

Rolled out in the United States and Canada in 2017, Facebook's job application feature is different from Microsoft-owned LinkedIn as it is focused to draw...


Meet the $53 Apple iPhone X lookalike

The new Leagoo smartphone retails for $150 United States dollars ($192 CAD) and has a facial unlock functionality that uses its notch. It comes with 6.2 inche...


This is our first look at Fitbit's next smartwatch

On its most recent investors call, Fitbit teased a brand new smartwatch, which it claimed would have "mass appeal". Wearable mentioned citing some sources famil...


Europe Calls For More Action to Fight Illegal Content Online

The European Commission on Thursday issued new guidelines for online platforms to better detect and remove illegal content from the web. Companies like Facebo...


Xbox Live is down for some users this morning

By doing this, Microsoft explains that the viewer can be a helper for the streamer, or they can be the source of "hilarious chaos". Share controller isn't the...


Sand Springs students walk out in protest of budget cuts

Charles Page High School 10th-grade student Bethany Simms attended the walkout and said students feel the impact of budget cuts. The school was locked down fo...


Germany Confirmed Hackers Targeted Federal Government's Computer Networks

The stark assessment given by MPs is in contrast to earlier reports, which suggested German security services had been aware of the attack and only allowed the ...


Nintendo More Interested in Peripherals Than Switch 2.0

Considering some of the stranger peripherals Nintendo has released over the years (not to mention Nintendo Labo ) it could be anything. Apparently, Nintendo is...