• Yahoo Messenger is getting killed off in July
Yahoo Messenger is getting killed off in July

Yahoo Messenger launched on March 9, 1998 as Yahoo Pager, and then got its iconic rebranding on June 21, 1999. It was originally launched under the name Yahoo! Since Yahoo Messenger's heyday, it has fallen into obscurity, largely at the hands of apps like WhatsApp , Facebook Messenger and Snapchat.

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  • Here is the all-new BMW X5
Here is the all-new BMW X5

The X5 is an important auto for BMW - after it all it founded the firm's SUV line-up, which now consists of six products, and soon-to-be seven with the unveil of the X7. There will be two model lines: xLine and M Sport package, and various exterior and interior bits will vary accordingly. Up front, a newly designed and higher quality dashboard sh...

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  • The Bouncer Trap is now available in Fortnite
The Bouncer Trap is now available in Fortnite

Epic Games has posted the skinny on Fortnite's V4.3 Content Update on its official site. Here's what that means in practical terms: no more one-hit-kills if a shotgun hits your head when you're at full health and full shield. Explosive ammo availability has also been decreased by a whopping 50 percent, which should greatly reduce the number of...

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  • Dontnod Reveals Twin Mirror, a Psychological Thriller Coming in 2019
Dontnod Reveals Twin Mirror, a Psychological Thriller Coming in 2019

Bandai Namco has teamed up with Dontnod for a modern day psychological thriller filled with hard moral decisions. "An exciting, story-driven adventure game, Twin Mirror is a compelling journey that explores the elements of choice and hypocrisy, while paving a players' way toward the conclusion of their investigation".

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  • Days Gone’s zombie open world opens on February 22, 2019 for PS4
Days Gone’s zombie open world opens on February 22, 2019 for PS4

As promised a few days ago , Sony Interactive Entertainment announced the release date of Sony Interactive Entertainment Bend Studios Days Gone during a pre-E3 livestream . The Rippers are a cult who worship the undead Freakers, and kill anyone who's not a member. It looks like a challenge, as they tend to travel in fast-moving hordes, much l...

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  • Just Cause 4 Was Just Leaked By Steam
Just Cause 4 Was Just Leaked By Steam

Well, it's called Just Cause 4 , mainline protagonist Rico Rodriguez is returning (with his iconic grappling hook intact), and apparently he's caught up in some bad weather? Someone definitely pressed a button too early. Avalanche retains creative freedom, while hopefully now being financially secure going forward. The game will even feature four-...

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  • IHOP Is Changing Its Name to IHOB and Twitter Is Shook
IHOP Is Changing Its Name to IHOB and Twitter Is Shook

The company's name change will officially go into effect on Monday, which is when the meaning of the "B " will be revealed. However, we still don't really know what that means. Allen Adamson, co-founder of Metaforce, a brand consulting firm, says he believes the whole name change is nothing more than a "publicity stunt". On Wednesday morning, IHO...

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  • Crackdown 3 Delayed To 2019 For Xbox One And PC
Crackdown 3 Delayed To 2019 For Xbox One And PC

Despite the fact that Crackdown 3 has been delayed until 2019, it will still be making an appearance at E3 this year alongside other Microsoft titles. yet. The latest entry in Microsoft's open world series is now scheduled to launch in February (assuming no further delays, of course), and we'll be seeing more about the game at E3.

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  • Amazon UK has an Xbox Games Pass subscription for half price
Amazon UK has an Xbox Games Pass subscription for half price

The discounted price will be available from the Microsoft store and some major retailers, but it's now unclear which United Kingdom retailers will be offering this discount or exactly how much it will drop in the UK. Microsoft is promising deals on more than 300 games, including Battlefield 1 , Federation Internationale de Football Association...

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  • Google faces European Union anti-trust fines over Android
Google faces European Union anti-trust fines over Android

It's all about Google search and ads, which is how Google's Android makes money. These sources said the final announcement could come at any time, but the expectation is for a decision in early July 2018. Microsoft has had its own run-ins with the European Commission, but as a major provider of Google-alternative services may be the main benefici...

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  • Upcoming Audio Adapter HD accessory to add headphone jack to Essential Phone
Upcoming Audio Adapter HD accessory to add headphone jack to Essential Phone

After delivering the first Android P Beta 1 update to the Essential Phone , the US company is now bringing another major update that will further improve the user experience. There's no pricing available for this just yet, and Essential simply says that it's coming "this summer". This allows users to hear music the way the artist intended at the...

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  • Google Pixel 3 XL live images reveal notched display, dual front cameras
Google Pixel 3 XL live images reveal notched display, dual front cameras

A notched design for Pixel 3 XL does not come as a surprise given Android P, which is the latest operating system includes support for notch. They show the same device as yesterday, but now we get to see the phone from more angles. Also shown is the rear of the phone, which shows that Google won't be straying too far from the design first seen ...

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  • MIT Researchers Have Created The World’s First Psychopath AI
MIT Researchers Have Created The World’s First Psychopath AI

Scientists at MIT have trained an artificial intelligence bot to become a psychopath, using only violent and gruesome images and videos taken from Reddit . In another, the control AI described the inkblot as " a black and white photo of a small bird ", Norman described the image as " man gets pulled into dough machine ".

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  • WatchOS 5 Compatibility List For Apple Watch Models
WatchOS 5 Compatibility List For Apple Watch Models

A new class action lawsuit claims that all models of the Apple Watch , from Series 0 to Series 3, share the same defect ... As a result of the Defect in the Watches and monetary costs associated with fix, replacement, or lost use of the Watches, Plaintiff and Class members have suffered an injury in fact, incurred damages, and have otherwise...

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  • Facebook 'not aware of any abuse' of data by phone makers
Facebook 'not aware of any abuse' of data by phone makers

Ime Archibong, Facebook's vice president of product partnerships, said that the company remains unaware of any misuse of data, as these device partners signed agreements which only allowed them to use this data to provide versions of "the Facebook experience", in a time before App Stores existed.

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  • ‘Hitman 2’ arrives on PS4, Xbox One and PC November 13th
‘Hitman 2’ arrives on PS4, Xbox One and PC November 13th

We couldn't have wished for a better partner than Warner Bros .to bring this game to our passionate community and introduce new players to our universe. From sun-drenched streets to dark and unsafe rainforests, each intricate location provides multiple paths to discover and unparalleled game depth. And for folks who were invested in Hitman (2016...

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  • Apple Announces macOS 10.14 Mojave With Dark Mode, Dynamic Desktop, Stacks, More
Apple Announces macOS 10.14 Mojave With Dark Mode, Dynamic Desktop, Stacks, More

You will now also have the access to shortcut app to customize the usage. "Apps beg us to use our phone when we should be doing something else", Craig Federighi, the company's senior vice president of software engineering, said at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference in San Jose, California.

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  • Valve relaxes Steam content policy: if it's legal, it stays
Valve relaxes Steam content policy: if it's legal, it stays

The policy is a hands-off approach which aims to allow as much content as possible, barring anything illegal or games which are "straight up trolling". Dealing with controversial content is "messy and complicated", Johnson wrote. Prior to sharing the rather simple new mindset the company will take, the post explains some of the difficulties in tryi...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Design Leaks Tip Galaxy Note 8-Like Design
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Design Leaks Tip Galaxy Note 8-Like Design

But now there are new renders that suggest it might not be as close to the Galaxy Note 8's design as we previously thought. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 screen protectors were sighted last week but we haven't seen any image renders yet until Steve Hemmerstoffer aka @ OnLeaks shared a gallery of images, giving us a glimpse of the Note 9.

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  • Facebook alerts 14M to privacy bug that changed status composer to public
Facebook alerts 14M to privacy bug that changed status composer to public

These featured items are publicly visible, but Facebook inadvertently extended that setting to all new posts from those users. Erin Egan, Facebook's chief privacy officer, was quick to apologize for the mistake, but the question remains: can we still trust Facebook? The company estimates that 14 million users were affected, and is notifying users...

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