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Facebook shares fall as Zuckerberg agrees to closed, European Union meeting

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The conference of presidents, a governing body comprising the elected heads of the European Parliament's political groupings, has also made a decision to organise a hearing with Facebook , providing members of the LIBE committee to carry out an in-depth analysis of aspects related to personal data protection, with emphasis placed on its role in elections. Read More »

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Box Art Leaks Ahead Of Reveal

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Don't worry, we've rounded up just about everything (we think) there is to know about Call of Duty Black Ops 4 . Stay tuned to Dexerto for more information on Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 throughout the entire Community Reveal Event , which kicks off at 10 AM PDT (1 PM EST, 6 PM GMT) on Thursday, May 17th. Read More »

LG V35 ThinQ specifications leak, seems to match the G7 ThinQ

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It's already available for pre-order too, with O2 exclusively selling the Moroccan Blue color. Much has been said about the LG G7 ThinQ but we're more interested as to when the smartphone will officially rollout, for how much, in what countries exactly, and from what mobile carriers. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Smash Bros. will be playable at Japanese locations next month

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As of right now we know surprisingly little, other than the fact Inklings will join the roster and Link will adopt his Breath of the Wild attire, but we should learn a lot more at the event. Nintendo said you'll want to be sure to add e3expo@e3expo.com to your email so it doesn't get associated as junk. No on-site registration will be available. Read More »

Instagram CEO Confirms Usage Insights Feature Being Developed

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Facebook-owned Instagram is following the footsteps of its parent to build tools that will address the concern and help you spend more time away from the screen. We want to be part of the solution. "I take that responsibility seriously". It seems Instagram is ready to embrace the impact of the reduction in usage as soon as such a tool goes live for users. Read More »

Honda drives in new Amaze

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Built on an all-new platform the new Amaze is expected to provide stiff competition to maruti-Suzuki's best-selling Dzire and has given a host of features and been in order to compete in the popular "Compact Sedan" segment. Before we start, we should clarify that in this analysis we will only be comparing s petrol variants with manual transmission and cars with similar onroad pricing (approximately). Read More »

Welcome to #PUBGMOBILE050. Miramar Map Season 2 Progress Missions Secret

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The PUBG Mobile Twitter released this video as a teaser of what players can expect. The new update for PUBG Mobile also addresses some lingering issues with the game. The filters work in a similar way to the language filters, and you'll be able to see the results on the spot. If you'd rather just purchase items for yourself, v0.5.0 introduces a Shop where you can buy specific clothing items for your character, as well as a Secret Stash where you'll find "special discounted items". Read More »

Xbox Adaptive Controller will be launching this year for $99.99

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Clearing all our doubts, Microsoft today on their Xbox blog explains little detail about its functionality and who are its target audiences. "By taking an inclusive design approach and considerations of gamers who might not be able to reach all the bumpers and triggers or hold a controller for an extended period of time, for example, we were able to design a controller that provides a way for more fans to enjoy gaming", Spencer added. Read More »

Galaxy S10 set to smoke iPhone X with display that 'exceeds 600pi'

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While it's not as early as July as per the other report, it does seem to corroborate rumors that the phone could be launched earlier than previous generations of the Note series. Furthermore, production of the revolutionary foldable OLED display will begin in November of this year, enough time for the release in mid 2019. However, will this move make the Galaxy X just a gimmick smartphone, or a breakthrough device? Samsung Electronics' head of smartphone business Koh Dong-jin ... Read More »

Walmart unveils Lord & Taylor site as it tries to go upscale

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Adding new retail brands and products to its website will help Walmart compete with Amazon, which is poised to surpass Walmart to become the number one apparel retailer in the country later this year. To distinguish the new flagship site, a Premium Brands from Lord & Taylor header will run across each premium brand page. Walmart is keeping the new shop separate from its existing merchandise. Read More »

The Crew 2 beta features the entire open world, sign-ups now live

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For those planning on playing on the PC, the system requirements haven't been released yet but will be soon. The Crew 2 was announced during an earning's call.in May 2017 and will again feature a scaled down map of the United States. As is the case with most other closed betas, space is limited, so only some players who have registered for the test on the game's official website will be selected to participate. Read More »

Beta updates to OnePlus devices finally bring group MMS

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This new update brings May security patch to both devices. Notably, those who have already flashed their smartphone for the Open Beta update will get the build as an OTA update. Although it is not clear what this hidden space in the app drawer actually means, it does show that the new update will bring support for editing dynamic icons like the Clock, Weather and calendar widgets. Read More »

Apple demands $1 Billion from Samsung for design patent violations

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Samsung argues the Cupertino-based technology company should only get a portion of the profits that directly relate to the three design patents at issue. "What was Samsung's solution?" he asked the jury rhetorically. However, the central fight will be over whether the three design patents constitute discreet parts or the entirety of the smartphones at issue. Read More »

You Were Right for Thinking Shenmue 3 Wasn't Releasing in 2018

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We promise to use this time to improve the quality of Shenmue 3 '. In a very brief statement published today, Deep Silver announced that Shenmue 3 has been pushed back to sometime in 2019. After much discussion with our partners, Deep Silver, we have concluded that extending the release will allow us to deliver Shenmue III at its best. Read More »

Google I/O 2018: Android P brings interesting gesture support for UI navigation

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Google News gives you everything online about a story and organizes it for you - highlighting different perspectives, a timeline of key events, FAQs, important people, and more . Android P is packed with new features , many of which are created to make the software more intuitive to use. Now that the Android Beta for Android P has been released , I've entered my Pixel 2 XL into the beta and I'd like to share 5 of my favorite things so far. Read More »

Microsoft reportedly planning cheaper Surface tablets to compete against $329 iPad

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I've heard different things regarding possible screen sizes from my sources, with some saying the same as what Bloomberg is reporting - that the screen size would be about 10 inches. It appears that the Microsoft's Surface-branded tablet will compete with this model. The company is planning multiple models, including versions with 64 gigabytes and 128 gigabytes of storage and models that can connect to LTE cellular networks, according to the people. Read More »

No Positive Change in Bengaluru Assembly Polls This Year

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The Police have also banned celebrations, processions and bursting of crackers around the 38 counting centers in the state. Security personnel were deployed outside counting centers in Karnataka ahead of vote counting for the Assembly elections that took place on May 12 in the state. Read More »

Microsoft releases KB4134661 and KB4134660 for Windows 10

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After upgrading to the Windows 10 April 2018 Update , some users of devices with Toshiba XG4 Series, Toshiba XG5 Series, and Toshiba BG3 Series SSD drives experienced degraded battery life. All three updates are available via Windows' automatic update installer or as separate update packages via the Microsoft Update Catalog portal. Meanwhile, if you have one of these Toshiba drives, and you've already upgraded to the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, then subsequently noticed a drop in your ... Read More »

Overwatch Hits 40 Million Players, Reveals New Map Details

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The new edition comes at a ideal time for new players considering picking up the game. Overwatch and the Anniversary event will be playable during a Free Weekend, which will run from May 25 through May 29. There's parts of the map that are great for open, long-range heroes. The developer update highlights, new free-for-all deathmatch map: PETRA, free-for-all competitive deathmatch season, a free Legendary Anniversary Loot Box , new Anniversary cosmetics and more. Read More »

Nokia X6 announced: Price, specifications, features and more

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The details suggest that the upcoming device will be priced at 1,499 Yuan (around Rs 13,500). The company has been teasing the launch of a new smartphone on May 16, and so far, it has shown the front of the smartphone in teasers - most prominently highlighting the iPhone X-style notch in the display. Read More »

Samsung beefs up the Galaxy S9's color pallet with red and gold

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Just like in years past, once Galaxy smartphone sales begin to dip , Samsung likes to introduce new color options that might entice new customers into purchasing its hardware. Samsung said Tuesday it's adding Burgundy Red to the stable of colors the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus is available in. Samsung says that additional markets will follow soon after the original release. Read More »

OnePlus 6 camera samples surfaces on the wild

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Customers will also be eligible for No Cost EMI for up to 3 months. OnePlus, a popular Chinese smartphone maker is all set to launch the much awaited OnePlus 6 flagship model in the global market today. The customers of pre-booking orders will receive additional cashback as well as extended warranty. Earlier this year, we learned that Amazon India will also be the exclusive seller of a OnePlus 6 version that's not going to be available anywhere else in the world, the Avengers Edition ... Read More »

Stardew Valley Is Out For PlayStation Vita Next Week

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Stardew Valley is coming to PS Vita this month, answering the call of fans who just can't get enough farming, customizing, exploring and interacting with the game's charming characters. That multiplayer update is now in open beta testing on PC, and will head first to Nintendo Switch before spreading to PS4 and Xbox One later down the line. Read More »

HTC announce blockchain-powered smartphone

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Chen wrote in a blog post " Through Exodus , we are excited to be supporting underlying protocols such as Bitcoin , Lightning Networks, Ethereum , Dfinity, and more. HTC's yet to announce pricing for its Exodus phone, but when it does go on sale, customers will be able to purchase it using, you guessed it, cryptocurrency . Read More »

Budget laid in Senate

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The National Assembly has increased the amount of the 2018 budget to N9.120 trillion from N8.612 trillion. Chairman of the committee, Sen. The report was laid on Tuesday in plenary by the Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations, Danjuma Goje , six months after President Muhammadu Buhari presented the N8.612 trillion budget estimates to a joint session of the National Assembly. Read More »

STALKER 2 is in development, plans to release in 2021

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But to help quell concerns, the owner of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developers GSC Gameworld, Sergiy Grygorovych, confirmed via Facebook that S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 was real. The release is scheduled for 2021. Unfortunately, those plans didn't pan out and the survival horror series has effectively been on ice since then. Read More »

XXXTentacion Calls Out Spotify on Hypocrisy of New Policy

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Citing the four rock artists among a "nowhere near" comprehensive list, she added, "Every time a famous individual continues to be glorified despite allegations of abuse, we wrongly perpetuate silence by showing survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence that there will be no consequences for abuse". Read More »

Google adds new gestures and pairing features to Pixel Buds

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Double tap: Until now, double tapping let you hear notifications as they arrived on your phone. There was no way to skip tracks without summoning the Google Assistant , for instance. Maybe I'm being too picky, but I wish on/off were active quadruple-tap. You can still use a voice command to skip tracks, even with this new gesture enabled. Read More »

Sephiroth Descends on Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

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Locke's design is actually based off of the original Yoshitaka Amano concept art of the character, although he does come with an alternate costume that falls more in line with his in-game look from Final Fantasy VI . And while not much is known about how the game will differ, if at all, from the original game, what we do know looks to be exciting. Nonetheless, we are willing to give the reboot a chance and are eager to see if the mobile game will provide us with that Final Fantasy ... Read More »

WhatsApp update brings Slack-style group messaging features and new admin controls

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The group-focused updates are rolling out today, May 15, for both iPhone and Android users. The new features are going to be of particular interest to larger groups, but it will appeal to smaller groups of chatters as well. Lastly, WhatsApp says that users can not repeatedly rejoin groups that they have previously left. Admins also can remove admin permissions from other participants and in a welcome change, group creators cannot be removed from the group they started. Read More »

Omo-Agege, Ogboru opt out of APC's 'unity list'

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Spokesperson for the Senate, Sabi Abdullahi, said Omo-Agege will be allowed to resume based on advice by lawyers. "We have equally filed an appeal against the judgement of the court and a motion for stay of execution of the judgement at the court of appeal". Read More »

Uber Shifts How it Handles Sex Assault Cases

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However, asked about the 14 women who wrote a letter to Uber's board asking for release from the arbitration provision in order to pursue a class action lawsuit, West suggested the new policy did not apply. The company will no longer require confidentiality as part of settlement agreements in lawsuits pertaining to sexual assault or harassment. Uber is now facing a class action lawsuit in the United States for poor driver vetting that has led to a series of sexual harassment incidents, ... Read More »

Subaru's first plug-in hybrid will be the XV, thanks to Toyota

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The Crosstrek Hybrid will thus beat the rumored Subaru " Evoltis " to dealerships, despite the supposed death of the Crosstrek Hybrid project in 2016. California is one of the biggest auto markets in the country, and the state requires the automakers who sell more than 20,000 vehicles there to produce a certain number of plug-in cars. Read More »

Honor to launch a new smartphone on May 22 in India

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The Honor 7C will sport a 5.99-inch HD+ (1440 x 720) display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. While several reports suggest that the device in question is the Honor 7C which was launched earlier this year , there are a couple more devices that haven't been launched in India. Read More »

Divinity Original Sin 2 trial heads to Xbox Game Preview tomorrow

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As part of the preview those who pre-order will get to play the entire first act on Xbox One. Original Sin 2 launched for PC a year ago, and quickly proved to be a solid RPG. Just like the original's "Enhanced Edition", Larian will use its console launch to unveil Original Sin 2's Definitive Edition with new content and various game fixes. Read More »

Aston Martin DB11 AMR breaks cover

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This makes the DB11 AMR one of the quickest GT cars around and the fastest Aston Martin in the carmaker's line-up. Have eight-speed automatic gearbox appeared additional calibration, also installed a different exhaust system and modified suspension settings for sharper responses to movements of the steering wheel. Read More »

Fujifilm announces first-ever analog Instax camera

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The Fujifilm Instax Square SQ6 has an aspect ratio of 1:1, which renders photos in a 2.4 x 2.4-inch format, The Verge reports. The flash will automatically adjust exposure, too, so you don't end up blowing out your subject or losing the background to darkness. Read More »

New Rainbow Six Siege trailer showcases upcoming Villa map

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The next major update for Rainbow 6 Siege is Operation Para Bellum which is rumoured to be releasing in the first week of June. The Vinciguerra crime family owns the land and they seem to huge fans of Assassin's Creed . You'll be able to tune in and watch on the official Rainbow Six Twitch channel here . Don't know about the competition, but, unlike some other cards, but this at least looks bright and lovely - just, you know, associated with Assassin's Creed II and Sapienza of ... Read More »

Alexa hits the desktop in new HP Envy PC

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The devices are created to straddle work and play environments, which means they are functional but stylish. The new Envy products are more interesting from a gaming standpoint. Both the Envy 17 laptop and Envy x360 15 also feature Intel Optane memory features for faster loading times. HP ENVY Curved AiO 34 is the world's widest curved all-in-one and now the world's first all-in-one with Amazon Alexa , providing the convenience of hands free with a visual display. Read More »

Cliff Bleszinski closes Boss Key Productions

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As one of the key people behind the Gears of War franchise, there was a lot of anticipation around Cliffy B's first solo project. Cliff made the announcement with a statement released via Twitter. What a pity. Perhaps a case of arriving late on the heels of current trends, the real tragedy here is that Lawbreakers was in fact a damn good game. Read More »

Fortnite Infinity Gauntlet Mode Ends Tomorrow, But Will It Ever Return?

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For a few months, players haven't received any new details about this item , but the latest datamined files suggest that a jetpack could be soon added to the game. Hop Rocks are all around the map, but you'll have a better chance of finding them over in Dusty Divot. The third challenge you will need to complete is to deal 500 damage to opponents while using a suppressed weapon. Read More »

Google Drive's new plans bring family sharing and more options

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After the Gmail revamp , Google Drive has been given the same treatment. Finally, Google says One will bring support for families. The more generous storage options will be handy for people shooting lots of photos and 4K video who want to save the full-quality versions in Photos. Read More »

Watch an iPhone explode and burst into flames on video

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There have been a couple of reports over the past few months of iPhones exploding in Apple Stores while undergoing repairs, but no one has managed to obtain any video evidence of these eruptions. It's believed the offending phone's screen was due for replacement as a result of a heat-damaged battery. The biggest issue he sees the temperatures rise into the triple digits in Las Vegas are the cracked screens from the warped batteries. Read More »

Steam Controller gains Bluetooth LE to support the Steam Link app

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But you'll be hard pressed to find a full-sized USB connection on the majority of tablets or mobile phones, and so Valve is rolling out an update that will bring a Bluetooth Low Energy connection to its pad. If you want to have a play with the new feature yourself, you will need to update the Steam Controller and Steam Client on your PC. The Steam Link App will also feature support for the Steam Controller , MFI controllers, and more across both Android and iOS. Read More »