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Tech Amazon launches Luna cloud gaming service
Author: 0 Amazon launches Luna cloud gaming service

Ultimately, it could be a very good thing. Rather than jumping in with a stated intention to own the industry, Amazon's starting small. As of right now there is no dedicated or exhaustive list of games that will appear on the service, but we are able to see what Amazon is teasing via their Luna site.

Tech IPhone 12 mini to join lineup, according to new leaks
Author: 0 IPhone 12 mini to join lineup, according to new leaks

Apple could launch either three or four models in the iPhone 12 lineup. After all, the SE was only released in April and represents an ideal entry-level iPhone. Analysts believe that the iPhone 12 Mini could start at $699. Apple is not shy of bold new designs and looks for its devices, especially with innovations that will set apart the old products to the new ones.

Tech Fortnite's 'Epic' fight with Apple explained
Author: 0 Fortnite's 'Epic' fight with Apple explained

Google and Apple have come under scrutiny over their app store fees this year , and the former is set to double down on them. "Apple has agreed to provide a brief, three-month respite after which struggling businesses will have to, yet again, pay Apple the full 30% App Store tax".

Tech Xbox Series X Beats PlayStation 5 in Terms of Backwards Compatibility
Author: 0 Xbox Series X Beats PlayStation 5 in Terms of Backwards Compatibility

Sony Corp's shares slid as much as 2% in Tokyo trade on Wednesday after Microsoft Corp said it would buy the parent of games publisher Bethesda Softworks, in a deal to bolster its games slate as it eyes cloud gaming expansion. thus establishing it as one of the most-milked video games of all time. DataBlitz sent out an e-mail to those who signed up for PS5 updates via their e-commerce website.

Tech NHS coronavirus contact tracing app goes live in England and Wales
Author: 0 NHS coronavirus contact tracing app goes live in England and Wales

Numerous issues were fixed over the first day of its rollout, on 24 September. The app is so simple to use, and it is incredibly effective. NHS officials initially rejected Apple and Google's contact tracing framework because it stored data in a decentralised manner on a user's device.

Tech Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets Game 3
Author: 0 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Denver Nuggets Game 3

Eight third-quarter points from Rajon Rondo and seven from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope helped the Lakers hang onto their lead after three, but the Nuggets cut their deficit to three with 12 minutes to play. - Nuggets starters: Jamal Murray, Gary Harris, Jerami Grant, Paul Millsap, and Nikola Jokic . By the halfway mark of the fourth, it was a close game once again.

Tech ByteDance Rejects Microsoft’s TikTok Bid
Author: 0 ByteDance Rejects Microsoft’s TikTok Bid

Trump said ownership of a USA company has to be "100% as far as national security is concerned, saying he is yet to see the deal". Chinese authorities have said they would not allow ByteDance to sell the algorithms used by TikTok which are believed to hold much of the value for the popular social platform.

Tech Microsoft Acquires Bethesda in Landmark Deal for Xbox
Author: 0 Microsoft Acquires Bethesda in Landmark Deal for Xbox

Microsoft Xbox head Phil Spencer told Bloomberg that the company is honoring Bethesda's deal with Sony to release Deathloop and Ghostwire: Tokyo as PlayStation 5 exclusives for a limited period. What this likely means is that historically multiplatform IP like The Elder Scrolls will continue to release across multiple consoles and PC. "Like our original partnership, this one is about more than one system or one screen", Howard explains.

Tech How to get early access to Windows 10 October 2020 Update
Author: 0 How to get early access to Windows 10 October 2020 Update

Incidentally, the update is officially the next feature update Windows 10 Version 2009, also called 20H2 or October update, which arrives at Windows 10 OS users who are on the Windows 10 v2004, 20H1, or May 2020 Update. This means Insiders will need to go to Settings Update & Security Windows Update and choose to download and install 20H2. Downloading Microsoft's beta code as part of the Insider program requires signing up as part of its Microsoft Insider program.

Tech World's Most Popular Game Banned From Google Play
Author: 0 World's Most Popular Game Banned From Google Play

Epic said the system is the same payment system it already uses to process payments on PC and Mac computers and Android phones. Epic Games wants to use alternative payment processing tools beyond Apple's In-App purchase to spur innovation and provide its users with lower prices and better service.

Tech Microsoft's Your Phone app testing a 'sent from phone' section
Author: 0 Microsoft's Your Phone app testing a 'sent from phone' section

Even if you're signed up for and part of the Release Preview channel, you'll manually have to "ask" or "seek" the Windows 10 October 2020 Update , probably by either clicking a link in the Settings menu or the appropriate button. The new Edge . Microsoft's October 2020 Update is the official debut of the new Edge program, in the event that you haven't downloaded it as of now.

Tech Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max may come with 6GB RAM
Author: 0 Apple iPhone 12 Pro Max may come with 6GB RAM

Antutu is a benchmarking site. Apple calls it, the A14 Bionic. However, knowing that a year ago Apple said the A13 Bionic brought a 20% speed increase across the board over the A12 Bionic, we can estimate the 2020 chipset to have a 17% faster CPU and 8% better GPU than its predecessor.

Tech How much does the new iPad Air cost in Australia?
Author: 0 How much does the new iPad Air cost in Australia?

Apple's fourth-generation iPad Air takes its cues from the iPad Pro and looks a hell of a lot sharper (and feature-rich) than its predecessor as a result. The watches will support the latest watchOS 7 that adds sleep tracking and a timely hand-washing tracking feature. The best part? The line-up of new gadgets announced at "Time Flies" comes with iPadOS 14 which redefines the iPad OS experience in terms of aesthetic (compact design with widgets and smarter notification banners) and ...

Tech Paytm app removed from Google Play store for policy violation
Author: 0 Paytm app removed from Google Play store for policy violation

The Paytm Android app was then unlisted from Google's Play Store and was temporarily unavailable to users for new downloads or updates. Reports suggest that Google had notified the developers for violating the guidelines and was in touch with the developers.

Tech US bans WeChat, TikTok citing national security
Author: 0 US bans WeChat, TikTok citing national security

TikTok has approximately 100 million users in the United States, but claim they don't store U.S. user data in China or give users' data to the Beijing government. In an executive order from August, US Donald Trump gave parent company ByteDance until September 20 to sell TikTok's US operations or face a nationwide ban.

Tech Sony Xperia 5 II brings performance power in a compact body
Author: 0 Sony Xperia 5 II brings performance power in a compact body

It'll also have all the "pro" options Sony smartphone fans have come to expect. Inside the phone everything is powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor, and that's matched up with 8 GB of RAM and either 128 GB or 256 GB of internal storage.

Tech Sony’s next PS5 event to be held on September 16
Author: 0 Sony’s next PS5 event to be held on September 16

With Microsoft dropping its console release date, Sony will likely not be far behind in revealing the PlayStation 5 specifics. Still, the Dolby Vision is under the prototype stage. Microsoft teased its Xbox One X console with a bunch of videos that hinted at its 6 teraflops of GPU performance ahead of E3 in 2017. Since both Sony and Microsoft sell these consoles at a loss, perhaps Sony would try to minimize the loss by volume rather than the price.

Tech Amazon customers can now share their Alexa Routines with friends and family
Author: 0 Amazon customers can now share their Alexa Routines with friends and family

According to Amazon, the device has a 6A power rating and comes with a "state retention" feature which helps appliances go back to their last state (on/off) in case of power outage and resumption. The Amazon Smart Plug is rated for 220V to 240V, 50/60Hz, at maximum 6A for input and output. So, Amazon has chose to make them shareable by generating links for each one - just tap Share on a skill you've made in the Alexa app.