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Netflix Premieres 'The Cloverfield Paradox'; Film Not Well-Received By Critics

Netflix Premieres 'The Cloverfield Paradox'; Film Not Well-Received By Critics

The Cloverfield Paradox is a 2018 American science fiction horror film directed by Julius Onah, written by Oren Uziel and Doug Jung, and produced by J. "A tense, sometimes fun mashup of classic sci-fi, but often overwhelmed by absurdity and chaos". About that 30-second trailer: Indiewire critic David Erlich had this to say on Twitter about Netflix's move: It "makes no sense why they went with the coy "coming very soon" thing instead of IT'S F--ING DROPPING TONIGHT GET READY A-HOLES". Read More

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This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

This Years Call Of Duty Will Be Black Ops 4

The 2018 entry in the long-running Call of Duty franchise - not due out until November, mind you - will be Call of Duty : Black Ops 4 according to industry insider Marcus Sellars as recently reported by Game Rant . Sellars does have some history of predicting what might happen before it has actually happened. After the success of Call of Duty: WWII and the return to "boots on ground" style gameplay, we've been left wondering what's next for the series. Read More

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All-electric Jaguar I-Pace SUV to land on 1 March

All-electric Jaguar I-Pace SUV to land on 1 March

Jaguar is saying today that, when treated to a 100 kW DC fast charger, the I-PACE will go from zero to 80-percent in approximately 45 minutes. Jaguar's new electric SUV, the I-Pace, will officially break cover in production form March 1 , at an online event scheduled just ahead of a formal unveiling on March 6 at the Geneva motor show . Read More

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Xbox One Gets Two New Backwards Compatible Games

Xbox One Gets Two New Backwards Compatible Games

Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India sees you embody Arbaaz in his quest for retribution through a colourful depiction of 19th century Colonial India in 2.5D stealth gameplay. PC players will get their chance at the same deal from February 1 through February 4. As long as you're a subscriber, you'll still have access. Assassin's Creed Chronicles India requires little introduction - it is one of many Assassin's Creed titles, this one set in India . Read More

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IPhone battery biting is apparently a thing

IPhone battery biting is apparently a thing

It was reported that the new Apple phone’s batteries were manufactured by Amperex Technology Limited, the same supplier for the faulty Galaxy Note 7 batteries that were later taken off from the market by Samsung. Biting is definitely an act of pressure. Luckily, there's a video of such a case from China that resulted in the battery going up in flames. While slowing the iPhone may not have been inexcusable by itself, there was a lack of transparency surrounding the practice, and Apple only ... Read More

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm Bonus Episode Given Release Date

Life is Strange: Before the Storm Bonus Episode Given Release Date

The Farewell episode of Life is Strange: Before the Storm which allows players to take control of Max Caulfield for a final time in a prequel to Before the Storm . Farewell, which is available exclusively through the deluxe edition of Life is Strange: Before the Storm , sees voice actors Ashly Burch and Hannah Telle reprise their roles as Chloe and Max in a short story set five years before the events of the first game. Read More

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Here's When Amazon's Music Streaming Service Is Coming To Australia

Here's When Amazon's Music Streaming Service Is Coming To Australia

Coty will first launch its assistant tool for Amazon Echo Show in the United Kingdom, and then roll it out for all other Echo devices. Echo (AU$149 ): The Echo is the original model. "Tens of millions of customers are already using Alexa, and today we're excited to bring her to Australia with a localised experience designed for our Australian customers", Amazon Devices & Services senior vice president Dave Limp said in a statement. Read More

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Users say they're seeing few posts from news or other organizations

Users say they're seeing few posts from news or other organizations

Media companies are bracing for the changes coming to Facebook's News Feed - the column that appears when the site or app is opened - that will favour posts by friends over material from news organisations and other businesses. That will leave businesses that want publicity on Facebook no choice but to spend more on advertising, and as a result prices will climb, predicted Eric Schiffer, chairman of Reputation Management Consultants, which advises corporate brands on social media. Read More

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Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2 release date leaked by European retailer

Rumor: Red Dead Redemption 2 release date leaked by European retailer

The good news is that a retailer has leaked Red Dead 2's release date and the bad news is that it's not going to be released anytime soon. Coolshop also leaked the release date of one of the most popular games ever Grand Theft Auto V. This means another, albeit minor, delay might be incoming. After Red Dead Redemption 2's initial delay , the fear of another was sown. Once again, the time between now and the supposed release window is short, and yet there are no signs of a marketing ... Read More

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Instagram Has Now Added Recommended Posts Into Your Feed

Instagram Has Now Added Recommended Posts Into Your Feed

The above change, however, isn't anything revolutionary given that recommended posts were available earlier as well, though those used to clubbed separately under the explore tab. Besides, the recommended posts will only appear once you have viewed all the stories on your timeline. As expected, users haven't taken the injection of " recommended posts " positively. Read More

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Google Could Open Physical Stores In India To Help Pixel Sales

Google Could Open Physical Stores In India To Help Pixel Sales

The tech giant has already been starting its campaign to promote its devices by opening various pop-up stores across India including High Street Phoenix in Mumbai and Select Citywalk, Promenade, Mall of India in Delhi-NCR region. These new stores will be able to offer the latest Google products such as the Google Home smart speakers, Daydream and View VR headsets and other such accessories. Read More

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Samsung's new phones have dual selfie cameras

Samsung's new phones have dual selfie cameras

Just like every other smartphone from Samsung , the onboard storage can be expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. Both handset will be available in black, orchid grey, and blue. The secondary 8MP sensor captures depth information to blur the background. It's good to see Samsung upping the game, and looking to compete with brands. Read More

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Samsung Notebook 9 2018 models include 2-in-1

Samsung Notebook 9 2018 models include 2-in-1 "Pen" version

Both the new Notebook 9 models use a Metal12 chassis which Samsung claims make them more durable that their predecessors but keeps them lightweight and portable. On the connectivity front, it supports one USB Type-C port , one USB 3.0 port , one HDMI port , uSD, HP/mic and DC-in. Samsung is also refreshing its regular Notebook 9 models, with 13.3-inch and 15-inch updates. Read More

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Music streaming giants Spotify, Tencent invest in each other

Music streaming giants Spotify, Tencent invest in each other

Warner Music Group has already signed on, though discussions with juggernauts Sony Music Entertainment and Universal Music Group have been underway for over a year. If you pick up the most viewed video lists for any year on YouTube every year, music videos are among the top tiers of those lists. "The popular video platform has also reached out the artists to "[promote] the new service". Read More

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