Tag Archive: Pulled


GDC 2020 isn’t dead just because Sony and Facebook pulled out

Indie developers make up a large portion of attendees and events at GDC.

The Game Developers Conference (GDC) is going to have a few less companies this year. Both Sony and Facebook have announced that they’ve pulled out of the event, citing coronavirus concerns. This comes a couple of weeks after another major tech conference, Mobile World Congress (MWC), was canceled completely after companies backed out due to similar health concerns — even if the Spanish government  [Read More…]

New U.S. Huawei ban pulled amid Pentagon disagreement

New Huawei bans are in limbo because of disagreement in the Trump administration.

What you need to know The U.S. Commerce Department was set to put new bans on the sale of U.S. technology to Huawei. Pentagon officials reportedly disagreed with the ban, and the Commerce Department has pulled the ruling. A Trump administration Cabinet meeting next week will likely decide the fate of this ban.

Earlier today, we found out that the U.S. Commerce Department had  [Read More…]

Stellaris: Galaxy Command steals Halo 4 artwork, pulled down temporarily

A new mobile game from Paradox Interactive has been pulled because fans noticed some similarities to another game’s art.

What you need to know Stellaris: Galaxy Command is a spin on the popular strategy game Stellaris. Players noticed that the game was using artwork taken from Halo 4. The game has been taken offline temporarily to remove this artwork. Paradox Interactive issued an apology on Twitter.

Earlier today, we reported on the announcement of Stellaris: Galaxy Command,  [Read More…]

The latest Galaxy S10 update gets pulled after causing devices to freeze

If your phone is affected, turning off Wi-Fi may help resolve some of the issues.

What you need to know After many users have reported issues, update XXU1ASE5 for the Galaxy S10 models has been pulled. Issues include the phone or apps freezing, an unresponsive power button, and the fingerprint sensor not responding. Some report that disabling Wi-Fi can help but a factory reset does not.

Recently, Samsung released the XXU1ASE5 firmware update including the May security  [Read More…]

Fenix pulled from Google Play after hitting Twitter token limit

Fenix, a popular third-party Twitter app for Android, has been pulled from the Google Play Store after hitting Twitter’s token limit. Token restrictions limit the number of users that a third-party Twitter app can have.

The official Fenix account announced the move on Twitter:

Unfortunately, starting from yesterday, Fenix cannot be used by any more new users (due to the infamous Twitter tokens limitation).

— Fenix (@fenix_app) April 25, 2016

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Gmail’s ‘mic drop’ pulled as minion GIFs infiltrate work emails

It’s all fun and games until a GIF loses you your job.

Perhaps Google should’ve seen this one coming. For April Fools Day, that annual celebration of brand desperation, Google’s Gmail team debuted the “Mic Drop” feature. A bright orange button next to the regular send button would let you send your message and attach a little GIF of a minion dropping the mic.

Hilarious! Except when you don’t see the  [Read More…]

The 16GB OnePlus 2 gets pulled from U.S. and European online stores

The 16GB version of the OnePlus 2 smartphone is no longer for sale in the U.S. and Europe. The company has confirmed it has permanently pulled that version of its smartphone from its online stores in those markets.

According to a statement from OnePlus that was sent to TechRadar:

“According to feedback we have seen much greater interest in the 64GB version of the OnePlus 2 in North America and Europe, so we have removed  [Read More…]

Sega has pulled three of its Android games from circulation

Android device owners now have three less games to download from the Google Play Store, thanks to Sega removing them from circulation.

As Sega promised they would do last week, the company has now removed three of its older mobile games made for Android from the Google Play Store.

Cyanogen OS 12 update for OnePlus One temporarily pulled to add ‘OK OnePlus’ feature

The Cyanogen OS 12 software update for the OnePlus One has been halted temporarily due to the company wanting to add a new “OK OnePlus” feature for its owners.

The over-the-air rollout for Cyanogen‘s version on Android 5.0 Lollipop for the OnePlus One actually started a week ago.

Samsung Galaxy S6 gets pulled apart, reveals compact insides difficult to repair

The Samsung Galaxy S6 has yet to be made available to consumers, but that hasn’t halted MyFixGuide from taking a unit and carefully dismantling Samsung’s latest Android flagship.