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PlayStation’s Days of Play begins June 3 with discounts on games and more

Days of Play is back in 2020 with even more deals on software and hardware.

What you need to know Days of Play is back with deals on games and hardware. It begins June 3 and lasts through June 17. PlayStation has not yet revealed a limited edition Days of Play PS4 like years prior.

Continuing the tradition, PlayStation’s Days of Play is back for the fourth straight year. Sony announced that the annual sale will take  [Read More…]

Try Sling TV Free: Get 7 days of access with no credit card required

Free trials can be tricky because you often have to enter credit card information and then you may forget to cancel, and then all of a sudden you’ve paid for something you didn’t really want. Sling TV is doing things a little different with its new ‘Stay In & Sling’ campaign that offers you 7 days of free access without even entering a credit card. That’s right, you can literally click the Get FREE TV Now button on its site  [Read More…]

Netflix will throttle streaming quality in Europe for 30 days

Switch to standard definition when HD is not needed to prevent breaking the internet.

What you need to know European Union Commissioner Thiery Breton is urging people to switch to SD quality when streaming Netflix to save the internet Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and Breton have already spoken once on the matter and will discuss it again today. During the coronavirus pandemic, millions of people are sheltering in place, putting a strain on the internet while they  [Read More…]

Samsung is shipping Galaxy S20 units as much as five days early

Good news for early adopters.

What you need to know Galaxy S20 units appear to be arriving as much as five days early. Phone officially goes on sale Friday, March 6. Early buyers should expect a camera patch shortly after release.

Samsung made Galaxy S20 buyers wait almost a month between announcement and release, but the wait is going to be slightly less interminable for some users. Some buyers, including Android Central’s own video editor, Hayato Huseman,  [Read More…]

One-minute power outage to shut down Samsung’s memory chip factory for days

No equipment was damaged, but the production line must be inspected before operations resume.

What you need to know Samsung experienced a one-minute power outage at its Hwaseong factory in South Korea that will shut down operations for two to three days. The factory is responsible for producing NAND and DRAM memory chips, which are used in products like phones and computers. A similar incident occurred in 2018 at a different Samsung factory and cost the company  [Read More…]

Samsung is selling a boatload of AMOLED displays these days

Not that it’s that much of a surprise, but Samsung Display took the top spot for AMOLED displays for mobile devices in 2019.

What you need to know Samsung went from supplying 21.3% of AMOLED displays in Q2 to 29% in Q3. In Q3 alone, Samsung Display shipped 146 million mobile AMOLED panels. The previous leader was BOE Technology, whose share dropped below 20% for Q3.

While it is a reasonably well-known fact that Samsung has some  [Read More…]

The second One UI 2.0 beta for the Galaxy Note 10 is coming in a few days

As usual, Korean users get first dibs.

What you need to know Samsung will be releasing the second beta for One UI 2.0 on Galaxy Note 10 devices later this week. The release focuses on fixing bugs and optimizing the initial beta release of Samsung’s Android 10 skin. The beta program is set to expand to more countries soon.

After an initially rocky start for the One UI 2.0 beta program — the first Note 10 builds  [Read More…]

Days Gone crosses over with Death Stranding in a new update

Decorate your bike with a baby pod. You know you want to.

What you need to know Days Gone received a new update today. Part of the update was a Death Stranding crossover, which adds a unique BB baby tank for your bike. This update comes the day before Death Stranding releases worldwide. You can grab Days Gone for $ 34 at Amazon.

Days Gone has a new update out today, one that adds an amusing crossover.  [Read More…]

Borderlands 3 sells 5 million copies in its first five days

Borderlands 3 sells extremely well out the gate, with 5 million copies sold-in in its first five days on the market.

What you need to know 2K has released a PR update on Borderlands 3’s sales numbers. Per 2K, Borderlands 3 has sold 5 million copies in its first five days. Additionally, they state that sales for the PC version, which was sold exclusively on the Epic Games Store, were “incredibly strong.” Borderlands 3 is currently $  [Read More…]

The world of Days Gone gets a New Game Plus mode later this month

Find more difficulty options and challenge in the New Game+ mode in Days Gone later in September.

What you need to know Days Gone is an open-world game developed by SIE Bend Studio, a part of Sony Worldwide Studios. After the game’s release, Bend has been adding different challenges as free DLC. Days Gone is getting a New Game Plus mode and more difficulty options in a free update, set for later in September Days Gone is  [Read More…]