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Fan mod "Newer Super Mario Bros. DS" released

This is achieved by a romhack that follows Mario's head movement "as closely as possible" so " Super Mario 64 " players get to see what he sees. However, he said he can not seem to get around the ga...

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Snap's leaked internal metrics show why it had to redesign

Snap's leaked internal metrics show why it had to redesign

The redesign follows a report from The Daily Beast that leaked internal information, revealing that Snapchat's biggest features, such as Discover and Snap Maps, aren't growing at all. Snap de...

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Pistons, Jazz Interested In Deal With Bulls

Pistons, Jazz Interested In Deal With Bulls

Judging by this series of tweets , we have a corroborated report that the Pistons are interested in Nikola Mirotic, which is further authenticated by Stan Van Gundy who said himself that the team is...

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Lava Red Special Edition of OnePlus 5T Launched | Price in India & Specifications

Lava Red Special Edition of OnePlus 5T Launched | Price in India & Specifications

It was previously being reported by some channels that OnePlus may launch it sometime before January 23, only the company has made a decision to launch it even sooner. The device runs Android 7.1....

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Nokia 6 Appears On Geekbench

Nokia 6 Appears On Geekbench

Nokia already has as many as six smartphones to its name, all of which came out a year ago. As we heard yesterday the new 2018 Nokia 6 will come with a 5.5 inch display with a Full HD resolution...

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Here's An Awesome Cancelled Star Wars Combat Game

Here's An Awesome Cancelled Star Wars Combat Game

The new patch for the old Battlefront II addresses fundamentals such as lobbying performance, and getting Steam usernames and ping calculations right. Notable among those is Destauch's " Darth Va...

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Google's experimental Fuchsia OS can now run on the Pixelbook

Google's experimental Fuchsia OS can now run on the Pixelbook

Way back in August 2016, we began hearing about Google's mysterious new operating system called " Fuchsia ". If waiting for more info from Google isn't your thing, you can now flash Fuchsia and tr...

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Hundreds of Mobile Games Listen as You Watch TV

Hundreds of Mobile Games Listen as You Watch TV

Perhaps more alarming is that this is all technically above board as the permissions needed for the apps to access the microphone are listed in the privacy policies - that small print that you really ...

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Samsung MicroLED makes massive, 146-inch modular TV a reality

Samsung MicroLED makes massive, 146-inch modular TV a reality

In the long term, analysts in the industry see microLEDs eventually win over OLEDs and QLEDs, but for now microLED TVs would be a costly proposition. Samsung Electronics on Monday introduced "The Wa...

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IV shortage in U.S. due to hurricane and flu cases

IV shortage in U.S. due to hurricane and flu cases

The worst part of the shortage deals with small saline bags. Electricity utility Xcel Energy is sending 65 employees to Puerto Rico to help restore power to the thousands of residents there who have...

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WhatsApp saw 75 billion messages shared on New Year's Eve

WhatsApp saw 75 billion messages shared on New Year's Eve

Facebook has extended this feature foe ease of its users who wanted to share their Insta stories with Facebook friends. The social media giant - Facebook is reportedly running a small test fo...

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Amazon's Alexa strategy hinges on everyday items - even toilets

Amazon's Alexa strategy hinges on everyday items - even toilets

The Blade is the first device Vuzix has developed which contains nearly all aspects of display and power source within the frame. CES is expected to draw more than 170,000 attendees, as some 4,0...

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Nintendo Direct Mini to Launch Lots of Games for Switch

Nintendo Direct Mini to Launch Lots of Games for Switch

I personally know at least two people who have been waiting to get a Switch specifically until the announcement of this game. Aegislash is coming to Pokken Tournament . Lastly, new Link and Zelda o...

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CES 2018: vivo Showcases First Phone with In-screen Fingerprint Sensor

CES 2018: vivo Showcases First Phone with In-screen Fingerprint Sensor

That version used an ultrasonic sensor which was created with support from chipmaker Qualcomm . The new version of the finger-scanning tech is optical-based and was developed with Synaptics. But sa...

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Samsung's Upcoming Handsets Will Feature Unlocked FM Chips

Samsung's Upcoming Handsets Will Feature Unlocked FM Chips

Samsung and NextRadio are teaming up to enable the FM chip on future devices. With the FM chip enabled, you will be able to access local FM radio broadcasts right from your phone. Quite a number of ...

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PUBG Dev Apologizes For BP Problem, Will Compensate Players

PUBG Dev Apologizes For BP Problem, Will Compensate Players

The title was a smash in its early access form on PC, breaking plenty of records on its path to sales victory and becoming one of the go-to games for Let's Players and streamers. When PUBG was relea...

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Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries

Short Supplies Means Apple Can't Replace Old iPhone 6 Plus Batteries

Flipkart is holding Apple week on its website. Moving to discounts, Apple iPhone 8's 64GB variant is available at Rs 54,999 during the Apple Week, down from the original price of Rs 64,000. There'...

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New security flaws affect almost every PC on Earth

New security flaws affect almost every PC on Earth

Apple Inc will release a patch for the Safari web browser on its iPhones, iPads and Macs within days, it said on Thursday , after major chipmakers disclosed flaws that leave almost every m...

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Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal

Microsoft encrypts Skype messages through Signal

Microsoft is now testing a new private conversation feature for skype with end-to-end encryption using the industry standard Signal protocol by Open Whisper Systems . One has to wonder why it ha...

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Amazon is bringing Alexa to your Toyota

Amazon is bringing Alexa to your Toyota

Amazon's personal voice assistant, Alexa, is showing up in a lot of places at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, including the Toyota stand, the Japanese automaker the la...

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Kia Releases the First Images of the 2019 Forte

Kia Releases the First Images of the 2019 Forte

The headlights also appear more dynamic thanks to the teardrop shape and judging by their signature they may feature LEDs as well. The sedan is just one bodystyle in the Forte family, but we can exp...

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Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze hits Switch on May 4

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze hits Switch on May 4

Much of that level design goes into making you meet an unfortunate and untimely end - but it's slightly uneven. Part of the way Nintendo achieved this was by porting games from the Wii U over to the...

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Capcom explains

Capcom explains "extra work" behind Monster Hunter World PC delay

While a more polished game is always welcome, one has to wonder why CAPCOM didn't take this into account earlier in the development phase to make sure all the versions were more or less aligned for re...

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Samsung Galaxy S9 Confirmed To Debut At MWC 2018: What To Expect

Samsung Galaxy S9 Confirmed To Debut At MWC 2018: What To Expect

ZDNet reported today that Samsung has confirmed that the sale date will be made public at the MWC 2018 to be held in February. The device is most likely to hit the store shelves in early 2019. The ...

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Final Fantasy VII Remake On Track, Says Square Enix

Final Fantasy VII Remake On Track, Says Square Enix

As you might expect, the nips and tucks applied to the PS4 version of the game appear here too, such as the new Speed and Trial modes, prettier visuals and the invaluable fast forward function. View...

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Cambridge-based Redux bought by Google

Cambridge-based Redux bought by Google

The Verge was actually able to try out the startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. Being able to do away with, or at least shrink, that physical component could be another significant advantage ...

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New macOS Security Flaw Allows App Store Preferences Unlocking With Any Password

New macOS Security Flaw Allows App Store Preferences Unlocking With Any Password

As the Register reports, developer Eric Holtam found the flaw which lies in the App Store settings under System Preferences - assuming the owner of the Mac has instigated a password requirement he...

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Super Mario Odyssey to get free 'Luigi's Balloon World' add-on

After beating the main story, this update will allow players to talk to Luigi and gives access to a new competitve mode. "A new mini-game called Balloon World is coming to one of the highest-rated g...

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Ubuntu Linux Unbootable After Users Install Meltdown And Spectre Patches

Ubuntu Linux Unbootable After Users Install Meltdown And Spectre Patches

The issue appears to be caused by the Linux kernel version 4.4.0-108 shipped as part of the Ubuntu update process. Microsoft had to temporarily halt the roll-out of Meltdown and Spectre patches. Som...

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WhatsApp bug lets anyone easily infiltrate private group chats

WhatsApp bug lets anyone easily infiltrate private group chats

Facebook's Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos in a Twitter thread said that it was impossible for anyone to infiltrate WhatsApp's private groups. WhatsApp confirmed these finding to Wired , thou...

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