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Injustice 2 Free Trial Available Today

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Injustice 2 is free on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One until the end of the day on December 18. The free trial contains chapters 1 through 3 of the game's Story Mode, plus you'll get to try out all of the game's multiplayer and online modes with the full character roster unlocked. Read More »

IOS 11.2.5 Beta 1 Released

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The iOS 11.2.1 update says it "fixes bugs including an issue that could disable remote access to shared users of the Home app". Apple's server-side fix of the issue corrected the problem but also disabled remote access to shared users. On the Apple TV 4, although, you can install the update manually by downloading the IPSW file through iTunes . Further, if your device runs beta software, you may have to remove "beta profiles" and then reboot before manually checking for the update. Read More »

Crytek sues Star Citizen studio in tangled lawsuit

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Freyermuth had represented Crytek in similar negotiations with third parties in the past. RSI's decision to switch from CryEngine to a separate game development system from Amazon, called Lumberyard, also allegedly breaks contractual agreements between the two firms, it claimed. Read More »

Twitter Now Lets You Easily Thread Together Tweets

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Twitter's latest move aims to make it easier to string tweets together and help you easily discover threads . This Add another Tweet feature is available for both Twitter mobile app as well as the desktop version. Users will be able to tap a button while writing their tweet and link a second tweet to it and so forth. The new feature comes after Twitter updated its 140-character limit this fall. Read More »

Google Maps will soon give you real-time notifications in transit mode

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Google has been testing real-time notifications for transit journeys, according to TechCrunch . Once you search and locate transit directions, you can press on that "start" button you see on the screen. The new feature would be especially useful for navigating a new city or for commuters who want to take a nap on the train without missing their stop. Read More »

Do aliens exist? NASA likely to make big revelation this week

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NASA does not mention aliens explicitly in its description of the telescope's mission, but it does state that Kepler is on the hunt for planets like Earth . As of now, the telescope has discovered more than 2500 unusual worlds. It contemplated planets around stars categorized as bright M Dwarfs in the environs of the Sun. Read More »

Best meteor shower of the year starts Wednesday night

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Just don't expect to see as many shooting stars as in an area with truly dark skies. Folks willing to endure some cold and stay up past their bedtimes are about to be treated to the annual Geminid meteor shower this week, which is expected to one of the best of the year. Read More »

Al Franken accusers respond to his resignation announcement

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Lindsay Menz told CNN that Franken put his hand on her buttocks in 2010 while posing for a picture at the Minnesota State Fair . There's more I want to say, but the first and most important thing-and if it's the only thing you care to hear, that's fine - is: "I'm sorry", the senator said in a statement. Read More »

Instagram to replace private messaging with 'Direct' standalone app

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Although it is officially only a test, Instagram's rationale for building Direct app is that private messaging can never be a best-in-class experience when it lives inside an app meant for broadcasting publicly. The app would enable users to share private messages, videos, and photos with other users. At the moment, there isn't much to differentiate Direct from how messaging works on Instagram and, perhaps not by coincidence, how Snapchat works. Read More »

The Oldest Black Hole Ever Discovered Is Defying All Our Expectations

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It has been challenging for the scientists to explain how black holes gobbled up enough matter to reach supermassive sizes early in the history. The researcher Eduardo Banados of the Carnegie Institution for Science , who led the research published in the journal Nature said that so if the universe was a 50-year-old person, we are seeing a picture of that character when he or she was 2-1/2 years old. Read More »

Facebook Goes Child Friendly With The All New Messenger Kids App

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From there, you will see all the available controls, such as the ability to add people to your child's approved contact list. Facebook also said it would block children from sharing nudity, sexual or violent content, and have a dedicated moderation team to respond to flagged content. Read More »

Google removes YouTube access from Amazon's FireTV

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YouTube has more than one billion users worldwide, close to one third of total internet users, and the inability to watch it on Amazon devices is a major inconvenience. Here's hoping Amazon does something similar with Google. This shows that Google wants to impose its own rules on how YouTube is rendered on Amazon's devices, but that doesn't seem to imply that Google is seeking control. Read More »

Amazon Brings Handmade Gifts To Prime Now, Escalating Etsy Rivalry

As part of its promotional effort, membership fees for Singaporeans are offered at the sweet, sweet price of S$2.99 a month for a limited time before they revert to the standard S$8.99 monthly. But administrative assistant J. Tan, 38, said he was disappointed that items he had been eyeing, such as the Nintendo Switch game console, are not available through the Prime Now app and no longer qualify for free shipping on the U.S. Read More »

Super moon to be seen on Sunday night

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The next time the moon will come that close to the Earth will be on November 25, 2034. In December, the moon will be closest to the Earth on December 4 at 2.15 pm (IST), when it will be 3,57, 492 km away from Earth. Astrologer Richard Nolle defined a supermoon in 1979, but the term has really taken off in the past few years. Those who miss out to view the supermoon in person can catch up with the sighting as the astronomical spectacle will be live streamed by robotic telescope service ... Read More »

Black Friday was strong start to holiday sales, industry group says

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A retail trade group estimates that people who shopped both online and in stores from Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday spent more than those who picked one or the other. "But there is no question that physical shopping is losing to online shopping". Black Friday itself saw an eight per cent uptick in sales, with Cyber Monday expected to have slightly outdone it by a margin of around £7 million. Read More »

Waze Is the First GPS App to Support Carpool Lanes

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Users in the US, UK and Canada will be able to take advantage of this capability. Today, it's getting three new features that Waze says have been among the most frequently requested by users. Also enjoy using voice commands by simply turning on the feature in "Settings" and "Allow Waze " to access your microphone. Waze promised to roll it out to more languages in the near future. Read More »

Surprise, surprise! Security by obscurity fails Apple's MacOS

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This blocks the bug from creating another root account. Security issues with your products are never a good thing and when you have a user publically Tweet about one, it makes you move. The exploit can be run in System Preferences. If Change Root Password is grayed out, you may have to choose Edit Enable Root User first. They can change any users' password, allowing them to log in and access things like email and browser passwords. Read More »

Putin Bites Back After US Interference with Russian Backed Television Channel

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Reports say the bill by Putin came into effect after the upper chamber of the Russian parliament adopted it Wednesday. The U.S. government-funded Voice of America and Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty were among those on the list. In September - amid growing political pressure in Washington to do more in response to Russia's election-meddling - the US told RT it would need to register as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act, a 1938 law passed to limit the reach of pro-Nazi ... Read More »