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Hackers Have Apparently Found An ‘Unpatchable’ Way To Hack The Switch

Back in the day, consoles were relatively easier to hack where hackers and modders found a way to load pirated games onto them, which undoubtedly caused a huge headache for companies like Sony, ...

7 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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The latest Harry Potter mobile game puts Hogwarts in your pocket

In Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, which launched today for Android and iOS, players create their own character and progress through seven years of rigorous tutelage at the Hogwarts ...

29 minutes ago from Engadget

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Google and Facebook adopt watergun emoji, leaving Microsoft holding the pistol

Google is the latest company to ditch the pistol with a new emoji update for Android users. The switch to a bright orange and yellow water gun, rolling out now, mimics changes made ...

59 minutes ago from The Verge

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Hackers have found a way to jailbreak the Nintendo Switch

Similar to jailbreaking a smartphone, the Switch hack allows determined hackers to dig into the roots of the console's systems.

16 hours ago from The Washington Post

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Microsoft May Plan a Return to Phones With New Windows 10 Lean

Microsoft is building a new specialty variant of Windows 10 -- and it might include mobile support. The post Microsoft May Plan a Return to Phones With New Windows 10 Lean appeared first on ...

15 hours ago from Extremetech

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'Starcraft II' finally gets a store for player-made maps

Newer Blizzard titles like Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm are free to play, but they do offer as many paid extras as you can shake a stick at. That's normal these days, of ...

21 hours ago from Engadget

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Amazon’s New Blockchain Service to Compete With Oracle, IBM

Amazon Web Services last week announced a new blockchain program—with a little help from The Not Ready For Prime-Time Players. “Many of today’s discussions around blockchain technology ...

17 hours ago from Geek.com

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PUBG Invitational Tournament Kicks Off This Summer With $2 Million In Prizes

PUBG gamers that are good enough to get an invite to this summer's invitational tournament have the chance to duke it out for a prize pool worth $2 million. PUBG Corp. will be sending out invites ...

23 hours ago from HotHardware

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Valve acquires Firewatch creator Campo Santo

These days, Valve is best known for digital game distribution service Steam and its hardware efforts. But the company behind the Half-Life, Counter-Strike, and Portal series hasn’t abandoned ...

Mon 23 Apr 18 from Techspot

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Twitch's custom extensions can now ask for Bits

You didn't think Twitch would offer streamer extensions without finding a way to generate money from them, did you? Sure enough, the customization feature now accepts Bits (the ...

Mon 23 Apr 18 from Engadget

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