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Author: 0 Red Dead Redemption 2 Preorder Bonuses Have Leaked, Include GTA$

No matter what edition of Read Dead Redemption 2 you preorder, you'll get both of the Story Mode bonuses that are detailed below. With greater courage and stamina than the average steed, this is a horse that knows how to keep its head under fire.

Hi-Tech Apple reveals macOS 10.14 Mojave with dark mode and Finder photo tools
Author: 0 Apple reveals macOS 10.14 Mojave with dark mode and Finder photo tools

We expect Apple to officially unveil the new Mac operating system alongside iOS 12, tvOS 12 and watchOS 5 on Monday. The developer spotted a video on the Mac App Store API showing Xcode run on macOS 10.14. What's more, as Xcode 10 has been given a new dark grey colour-scheme, it's possible that other Apple applications are going to follow suit. Meanwhile, you can view the screenshots in the gallery below.

Hi-Tech GitHub Reportedly Acquired By Microsoft
Author: 0 GitHub Reportedly Acquired By Microsoft

As a result of this change Nat Friedman , founder of Xamarin and Microsoft Corporate Vice President, will be serving as GitHub's CEO. " Microsoft is a developer-first company, and by joining forces with GitHub we strengthen our commitment to developer freedom, openness and innovation", Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella said in a news release.

Author: 0 Facebook defends sharing user data with phone makers

An Apple spokesman said the company relied on private access to Facebook data for features that enabled users to post photos to the social network without opening the Facebook app, among other things. The FTC is now investigating Facebook's privacy practices in light of the Cambridge Analytica data misuse scandal . 'This was flagged internally as a privacy issue, ' in 2012 said Parakilas, who left Facebook that year and is now a harsh critic of the company.

Hi-Tech What to expect from Apple’s 2018 WWDC developer conference
Author: 0 What to expect from Apple’s 2018 WWDC developer conference

That's pretty annoying if you don't, of course, so we'll also be providing a real-time blog of the announcements in an update to this story, along with our expert analysis. Although occasionally Apple has announced a number of hardware products at WWDC in the past, this time around, Apple software and services are going to be in focus.

Hi-Tech Are you excited for WWDC?
Author: 0 Are you excited for WWDC?

Apple's first big keynote of 2018 is just a few days away and the cliché catchphrases are about to fly. In recent years, Mac software has taken a back seat to new features for iPhones and iPads, which makes sense given that those iOS devices generate about two-thirds of Apple revenue.

Hi-Tech Microsoft is said to have agreed to acquire coding site GitHub
Author: 0 Microsoft is said to have agreed to acquire coding site GitHub

There have always been rumors that Microsoft has an interest in buying GitHub, but in recent weeks it seems that talks between the two companies have been getting more serious. According to the Bloomberg report , GitHub lost $66 million over three quarters in 2016 and remains in the red. GitHub said it hosted 80 million code repositories as of March of this year.

Hi-Tech 24% of teens say social media's effects are mostly negative
Author: 0 24% of teens say social media's effects are mostly negative

As per the research, only 51 percent of the American teens said that they use Facebook . What they're looking at and how often is the subject of the latest Pew Research Center survey on teens, social media and technology. Around 70 percent of teens from those households use Facebook . Now, other social media platforms - like YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat - have climbed the ranks for teens.

Hi-Tech Fortnite Launching on Nintendo Switch
Author: 0 Fortnite Launching on Nintendo Switch

It appears that's about to change , with the Korean game ratings board (via Resetera ) having revealed they've rated the game for Switch . It looks like that isn't enough for Epic Games, though, as supposed leaked E3 documents seem to show that the Nintendo Switch will be the next platform to support the incredibly popular title.

Author: 0 Canon shutters 80-year history of film cameras

The Google-translated announcement (meaning take it with a pinch of salt) is gorgeously apologetic and, well, pretty amusing. Photographers will undoubtedly mourn the end of film photography from Canon, but most will likely accept the reality was forthcoming.

Author: 0 Facebook to Drop Trending-Topics Feature

The Facebook logo is seen at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York's Times Square. "It's very good to get rid of 'trending, '" said Frank Pasquale, a law professor at the University of Maryland and expert on algorithms and society. How the platform approached its role as a news disseminator has sparked heavy criticism across a number of different groups. The California-based social network is also testing a "Today" section dedicated to "breaking and important news" from local publishers, ...

Hi-Tech New Assassin's Creed game apparently leaked by collectible keychain
Author: 0 New Assassin's Creed game apparently leaked by collectible keychain

According to reports that surfaced earlier today, the game is set in ancient Greece, which, given what is shown in the incredibly brief teaser, appears to indeed be the case. The site's sources seemingly have confirmed that Odyssey will be bringing in dialogue options for the first time ever, not unlike the Mass Effect series from BioWare.

Hi-Tech Fortnite developers sued for stealing from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
Author: 0 Fortnite developers sued for stealing from PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Back in the days, whenever Fortnite appeared on the radar, PUBG decisions were to Judicial actions as soon as possible. This is not the first time PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has accused Fortnite of copying PUBG . Both games are third-person shooters that feature the so-called " battle royale " play mode that pits a large number of players against each other in a contest won by the last person or team standing.

Hi-Tech Xiaomi Mi 8 is official: Everything you need to know
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 8 is official: Everything you need to know

It comes in four colors - white, gold, blue and black and, of course, it has a notch. The new Xiaomi Mi Band 3 may be right up your street and be the flawless tracker to place on your wrist as it has just launched in China. The phone in the back is the Mi 8 . With many manufacturers slowly making the switch to AMOLED with their flagship models, we are glad that Xiaomi has also made the switch this year.

Hi-Tech Atari's all-new gaming console is available for pre-order
Author: 0 Atari's all-new gaming console is available for pre-order

If you want the retro-looking wood-panelled Collector's Edition version of the Atari VCS , you can get it with the joystick for $299 until June 11th. As an homage to the past, every Atari VCS comes with the Atari Vault® collection of more than 100 all-time classic games, including arcade and home entertainment favorites like Asteroids, Centipede, Breakout, Missile Command, Gravitar and Yars' Revenge .

Hi-Tech Samsung Galaxy S9 available in S. Korea for pre-order buyers
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 available in S. Korea for pre-order buyers

In October of a year ago, we wrote up a report that the Galaxy Note 9 may have this fingerprint tech, but that leads us to today's latest news ... The most RAM on any Samsung device right now is 6GB, which can be found on the Note 8 and Galaxy S9 . "The way we use our smartphones has changed as communication and self-expression have evolved", Tarek Sabbagh, head of Samsung Electronics Gulf's IT and mobile division, said in a statement to Khaleej Times.

Author: 0 LG V35 ThinQ quietly unveiled: a V30S with Snapdragon 845

Project Fi is expanding its phone lineup just a tad. The price sits at a rather steep $900, making this one of the most expensive options in the USA market now. So why did AT&T get this exclusive device instead of getting the LG G7 ThinQ like the rest of the world? A single tap of this button will launch the Google Assistant while two quick taps will launch Google Lens , and its dual 16MP cameras intelligently suggest filters on the fly so you can capture the best shot effortlessly.

Hi-Tech HMD Global announces Nokia 2.1, 3.1 and 5.1 smartphones
Author: 0 HMD Global announces Nokia 2.1, 3.1 and 5.1 smartphones

Also on the back is the fingerprint sensor, which has been moved from below the display. During an event in Moscow today, HMD Global launched devices for the lower-end of its portfolio that focuses on providing worldwide audiences with pure Android and future updates .

Hi-Tech The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL won’t settle the notch war
Author: 0 The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL won’t settle the notch war

While there are question marks over its authenticity, it could be the first indication that the Pixel 3 XL will have a notch. In addition, the phone is anticipated to have an edge-to-edge screen with only a bottom bezel. That taste came courtesy of a photo that purportedly showed two screen protectors, one for the upcoming Pixel 3 and a second for the larger Pixel 3 XL phablet.

Author: 0 Motorola One Power leak promises pure Android and iPhone X-inspired design

Motorola might be about to add a new line to its portfolio as a photo of handset called One Power just leaked. The news means that the phone will have a newer version of Android (for now) than the new Moto G6 series. Obviously with a name like Motorola One Power , we immediately understand that Motorola's commitment to Android One continues, and this new smartphone will come running on Android One .

Hi-Tech Xbox Games With Gold Offers Assassin's Creed Chronicles and More in June
Author: 0 Xbox Games With Gold Offers Assassin's Creed Chronicles and More in June

In June, it'll be three games and a ton of microtransactions for a free-to-play title. The monthly picture with the Xbox Live Games With Gold June 2018 is now available online and if it is legit then subscribers will complain... Transform your vehicles mid-race from auto, boat, and plane as you try to win on land, sea, and air. All free games are accessible for as long as you have an Xbox Live Gold membership if you add them to your library before the monthly deadline.

Hi-Tech 'Active Shooter' video game pulled days before release
Author: 0 'Active Shooter' video game pulled days before release

Valve Corp., Steam's parent company, said Tuesday that it was removing the computer video game because the developer was a "troll with a history of customer abuse". An online petition for Valve to ban the game has reached 196,000 signatures at time of publication. Another Parkland father, Fred Guttenberg , who lost his daughter Jaime Guttenberg , also slammed the game.

Hi-Tech We finally know when the PlayStation 5 will be coming out
Author: 0 We finally know when the PlayStation 5 will be coming out

Why it matters: If you've been waiting for a price dip to pick up a PlayStation 4 Pro, get ready for Sony's Days of Play event, which is less than two weeks away. The PS4, PS3 and PlayStation Vita freebies will be available to subscribers a week later on June 5. PlayStation VR bundles will also be available at a discounted price of $199.99/€249.99, with the European Union version coming with additional software.

Author: 0 All 2019 iPhones will reportedly have OLED displays

Apple has chose to use OLED displays only for its iPhone from next year, according to multiple sources on May 28. Apple's ditching the LCD screen is expected to have a ripple effect within the industry. iPhone X sales have fallen behind previous iPhone models, which IHS Markit mainly attributed to higher selling prices caused by expensive OLED panels.

Hi-Tech Xiaomi Mi 8 poster, retail box leak out with specs in tow
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi 8 poster, retail box leak out with specs in tow

Another leak suggests that the Company will also announce the launch of Mi Note 5 in China. Many reports in the past claimed that the Mi Band 3 will be equipped with a large, full-touch 2.5D curved glass touchscreen display. If the Mi 8 really features this new dual-frequency Global Positioning System technology, then it will set a benchmark in the flagship smartphone market.

Hi-Tech TvOS 11.4 arrives with AirPlay 2, watchOS 4.3.1 brings bug fixes
Author: 0 TvOS 11.4 arrives with AirPlay 2, watchOS 4.3.1 brings bug fixes

AirPlay 2 makes HomePod a more competitive smart speaker, and a more user-friendly one . Both multi-room audio support as well as stereo pairing are features the Google Home and Amazon Alexa speakers have long had. Once that was done, I was free to play music in stereo from two HomePods . Previously, all devices signed into a user's iCloud account received iMessages .

Hi-Tech Pokémon Switch Announcement Likely This Week
Author: 0 Pokémon Switch Announcement Likely This Week

The Pokemon GO ties don't end there, however. Pokémon Let's Go! is expected to be released at some point this fall. Players will also be able to link their Pokemon Go and Pokemon Let's Go games together, allowing players to transfer Pokemon into a special " Pokemon Go Park" in Pokemon Let's Go .

Author: 0 Bethesda Tease Fallout Announcement

So could this be Fallout 5? While it's the least-likely possibility, this tease could also hint at a new game reveal coming at Bethesda's E3 showcase. UPDATE: Whatever this is, it's nothing to do with Fallout: New Vegas developers Obsidian. It's possible whatever this tease is for, we could be playing it by the end of the year.

Hi-Tech Mega Man 11 gets release date and trailer
Author: 0 Mega Man 11 gets release date and trailer

What's more is that Capcom's new Mega Man 11 trailer confirms that the game will have voice acting, which is something many fans of the franchise likely weren't expecting, but could be delighted by, as the vocals for the each of the characters sound quite good this time around.

Hi-Tech Local parents react to 'Active Shooter' video game
Author: 0 Local parents react to 'Active Shooter' video game

Just days after yet another fatal school shooting in the USA (this latest tragedy taking place at Santa Fe High School in Texas ) Valve has been called to pull a game from Steam called Active Shooter which let players tackle hostage situations in schools, including letting them play as a terrorist who can shoot children.

Hi-Tech PUBG Corp Is Actually Suing Epic Games for Fortnite Battle Royale
Author: 0 PUBG Corp Is Actually Suing Epic Games for Fortnite Battle Royale

A representative from PUBG Corp . The game has seen such success that not only has it beaten the record for most concurrent players previously held by PUBG but it is also now reported to make more money than it too. Even more confusingly, The Gamer explains that both companies are owned - at the highest level - by Tencent, which is the world's largest investment corporation.