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Google I/O 2020, including the planned livestream, is completely canceled

This year’s I/O is officially done for.

What you need to know Google has canceled all of its I/O 2020 plans. The company cites the ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19 Coronavirus as the reason. Previously, Google was planning to host a livestream in place of a physical event.

It’s official — Google I/O 2020 is no more. The reason? COVID-19 Coronavirus.

The news broke on March 20 via the Google Developers account on Twitter, with the company saying:

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OneDrive for Android gets a design overhaul, including dark mode

OneDrive for Android has a fresh new look and quite a few new features in its latest update.

What you need to know OneDrive for Android has a new update that overhauls its design and brings several new features. The app now has a dark mode, new icons, and a revamped search experience. The update is rolling out now through the Google Play Store.

Microsoft released an update for OneDrive on Android today that brings an overhauled  [Read More…]

Ubisoft has five big games coming by March 2021, including Watch Dogs Legio

After major delays last year, Ubisoft has a high outlook for the end of the year.

What you need to know Ubisoft has released its Q3 earnings report. The company is planning to release five AAA games by March 2021, including Watch Dogs: Legion, Gods & Monsters and Rainbow Six: Quarantine. Skull & Bones will not be one of these five games. You can preorder Watch Dogs: Legion on PlayStation 4 for $ 50 at Amazon.

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117 new emoji coming in 2020 including ninja, bubble tea, and more

Express yourself with a green bell pepper, black cat, or non-binary symbol.

What you need to know The 2020 emoji lineup has been announced. There are 117 new emoji coming this year. There is finally a roller skate emoji.

Every year, the Unicode Consortium votes on and approves a new set of emoji symbols for the year. Emoji 13.0 was just announced today and with it comes a laundry list of 117 new symbols (no laundry list  [Read More…]

Capcom files new trademarks for multiple games, including Dino Crisis

New trademarks for older IPs noticed.

What you need to know Capcom has filed several new trademarks for older games in its catalogue. These new trademarks are for Dino Crisis and Vampire, which is the original name for Darkstalkers. Capcom stated earlier in the year that it was looking at reviving “dormant intellectual properties.”

If you’ve been hoping Capcom would take another look at some long-abandoned games such as Dino Crisis, you might be in luck. As  [Read More…]

Google Play Pass adds 37 new apps and games, including Cut the Rope

The expansion includes nine new apps and 28 games in total.

What you need to know Google Play Pass is a subscription service for apps and games. It launched back in September, and for $ 5 a month, you get access to over 350 apps and games. Google has just announced 37 new titles joining the program, including the popular Cut the Rope games.

Back in September Google launched a new type of subscription service called Play  [Read More…]

HBO announces a number of originals, including Game of Thrones prequel

Greg Berlanti, Elizabeth Banks, and more are creating originals for the new streaming service.

WarnerMedia ended its HBO Max investor’s call with a bang on Tuesday, announcing the House of the Dragon, a Game of Thrones prequel set 300 years before the events of the hit show. The company also announced a number of other originals from high profile franchises and filmmakers that’ll hit the new streaming service next year.

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These are the ten most popular emoji, including 😂 and ❤️

Love and laughter are the most commonly expressed emotions.

What you need to know The Unicode Consortium is the body responsible for maintaining the standards for encoding text and symbols (such as emojis). The list ranks emoji based on how frequently they’re used. Frequency of use is one of the key factors that determine if an emoji will be added to the Unicode Standard.

The Unicode Consortium this week released its list of the most frequenly used  [Read More…]

Civilization 6 is coming to consoles this year including expansions

What you need to know Civilization 6 is coming to consoles. The game is releasing on November 22, 2019. The DLC will be available as a separate purchase. PlayStation will have two expansions for free.

When it comes to isometric real-time strategy games it doesn’t come much better than the Civilization series by Sid Meier. Now on the sixth major game in the franchise, CIV 6 is finally coming to consoles on November 22, 2019.

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Pixel 4 hands-on videos reveal all, including new ‘Screen attention’ mode

We still have a month to go before we’re expecting the Pixel 4 to launch.

What you need to know Two hands-on videos of the Pixel 4 have been uploaded to YouTube. Both videos showcase the Pixel 4 in very high-quality, including its design, software, and more. We also get a look at a new “Screen attention” setting and the updated Camera app UI.

Google’s been making an initiative this year to stay ahead of Pixel 4 leaks,  [Read More…]