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Microsoft just revealed the next Xbox; now it’s Sony’s turn to respond

This isn’t Sony’s first rodeo, but it still needs to play its cards right.

Microsoft just brought down the house at The Game Awards Thursday night. Phil Spencer took to the stage to finally reveal Xbox Scarlett, or as it’s now known: Xbox Series X. It’s a beastly console that looks like a PC tower. On top of that, a Hellblade sequel was announced alongside it.

It was an amazing reveal that no one expected — how  [Read More…]

Stable Android 10 update will hit Galaxy S10 phones in Canada next week

Canadian Galaxy S10 users won’t have to wait much longer for the One UI 2.0 update.

What you need to know Canadian carrier Telus says the Android 10 update for the Galaxy S10 will begin rolling out in the country on December 16. Samsung had started rolling out the stable Android 10-based One UI 2.0 update for users in Germany last month. So far, the update has been released in over 40 countries around the world.

The  [Read More…]

The Outer Worlds gets field of view slider on consoles next week

The Outer Worlds is about to get even better.

What you need to know The Outer Worlds is a first-person adventure game from Obsidian Entertainment. The title is also available on PlayStation 4 due to past publishing agreements. The developer is going to issue a patch next week which brings a Field of View option to consoles.

The Outer Worlds is an upcoming first-person role-playing game (RPG) from Obsidian Entertainment. Despite the fact that the team is  [Read More…]

Jar Jar is hosting a Star Wars game show on Disney Plus next year

Ever want to play Double Dare with Jar Jar? No? Now’s your chance.

What you need to know Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge will be a game show for kids. There will be three set pieces — a forest planet, a spaceship, and a temple. Ahmed Best, the voice of Jar Jar Binks, will host.

Star Wars fans can look forward to a game show for kids coming to Disney Plus (Disney Plus+) in 2020. The new  [Read More…]

Samsung’s next foldable phone will reportedly be priced under $1,000

The phone’s tech specs remain a mystery at this point.

What you need to know A report out of South Korea claims Samsung’s next foldable smartphone is likely to be priced at around 1 million won ($ 845). The device is expected to have a clamshell form-factor, similar to the Motorola’s new RAZR. Samsung plans to ship around 6 million foldable smartphones next year.

Samsung’s first foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold finally went on sale in September  [Read More…]

Lightning Deal: This Acer Chromebook is just $150 for the next few hours

Chromebooks represent some of the best value in laptops around. They’re usually well-made, with great features and plenty of ports, but are priced more reasonably because they’re aimed at the education and business market. But their loss is our win, because Chromebooks are amazing for everyday use, for families with kids, or just as a second laptop to keep downstairs while you watch TV (trust me, that’s what I primarily use mine for).

The Acer Chromebook 14 is one of  [Read More…]

AT&T is bringing its 5G service to consumers next month

Unlike the other three major U.S. carriers, AT&T currently offers its 5G service only to enterprise customers.

What you need to know AT&T today announced that it will launch its 5G service for consumers next month. Its 5G service will initially be available in Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Providence, Rochester, and San Diego. The carrier plans to have its 5G network available “nationwide” by mid-2020.

AT&T will finally roll out its 5G service for consumers sometime early next month.  [Read More…]

Develop the next killer app with this set of online courses

If you’ve ever thought about building an app or game for Android, there’s never been a better time to get started. Google offers a whole array of tools and services to build for its platform, including Kotlin and Jetpack.

The only obstacle in your way is understanding how to harness these tools. That’s where the Android Jetpack & App Development Certification Bundle step in. It’s designed to pave your path to a new career in tech or, at minimum, a  [Read More…]

Instagram to test hiding likes in parts of the U.S. as of next week

The feature has previously been tested in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and other nations…

What you need to know Instagram is going to test hiding likes in parts of the U.S. The tests will begin next week. It’s all part of Instagram’s plan to become the safest place on the internet.

Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri has announced that it will start hiding like counts on its platform in parts of the U.S., beginning next week.

As reported  [Read More…]

OxygenOS Open Beta 4 for the OnePlus 7 series will be rolled out next week

OnePlus 7 Pro owners can get it early with the help of the Oxygen Updater app.

What you need to know OnePlus will begin rolling out the OxygenOS Open Beta 4 for the OnePlus 7 and 7 Pro next week. The update adds new “Raise to lower the ringtone” feature and support for transfer of iPhone data through iCloud. Along with new features, the OxygenOS Beta 4 build for the two phones also includes several optimizations and  [Read More…]