THE VERGE Microsoft’s Xbox app for Windows 10 has attempted to bridge the gap between console and PC with streaming features, Xbox party chat, and game management. While the app is one of the better built-in Windows 10 apps, it hasn’t always been well received by PC gamers who don’t want to be forced into the Xbox Live world. During a Q&A at E3 this week, Microsoft’s gaming chief, Phil Spencer, game some interesting insight into the company’s plans for the Xbox app on Windows 10 and PC gaming in general. 1 week
Caught up on Westworld? Here’s why you should watch Humans
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Paul McCartney sings the Beatles' hits in Carpool Karaoke - CNET
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Microsoft matches Google Lens with AI-powered visual search for Bing
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ASUS C223 Chromebook leaks out w/ slim design, USB-C, 11.6-inch display
9to5Google
After SF and LA, Google StreetView cars now mapping air pollution in London
9to5Google
Life is Strange 2’s first episode arrives on September 27th
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John Oliver mocks China’s president, gets scrubbed from Weibo - CNET
CNET
Alphabet Scoop 015: Fuchsia 101, an hour-long crash course in Google’s new OS
9to5Google
Feature Request: Have HomePod only use listening history for the main user
9to5Mac
My past life as a projectionist: How robots took my job - CNET
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Logan and Jake Paul’s fight with KSI is shaping up to be deeply embarrassing
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Valve is shipping new ‘Knuckles’ VR controllers to developers with a Portal-themed demo
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Bethesda is suing Warner Bros for its ‘blatant rip-off’ of Fallout Shelter
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Valve is shipping new ‘Knuckles’ VR controllers to developers with a Portal-themed demo
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My past life as a projectionist: How robots took my job - CNET
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My past life as a projectionist: How robots took my job - CNET
CNET
Akon wants to build a real Wakanda with his AKoin crytocurrency - CNET
CNET
Burger King apologises for social media ads
BBC
Apple’s latest TV content deal is ‘Calls’, 10-minute shorts with unusual format [Video]
9to5Mac
Nintendo and Microsoft team up to promote cross-play, while Sony remains silent
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Control is a ritual-obsessed, supernatural action game from the creator of Quantum Break
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The Xbox One won't support VR, because Microsoft broke its promise - CNET
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Adventure Time and Minecraft merge for special episode - CNET
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Comment: Apple’s habit of announcing early, delivering late, is worse for Apple than for us
9to5Mac
Here’s why Fortnite shopping carts are giving Epic Games such a big headache
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YouTube touts 1.9B monthly logged-in viewers, adds $5/month Channel Memberships, merch integration, more
9to5Google
Apple updates Final Cut Pro X with support for viewing and editing Pro RAW files from the DJI Inspire 2
9to5Mac
YouTube touts 1.9B monthly logged-in viewers, adds $5/month Channel Memberships, merch integration, more
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Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
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Westworld’s free Alexa game is like a radio drama crossed with a quiz show
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Hands-on: 50 iOS 12 beta 2 changes and features [Video]
9to5Mac
Apple Pay said to be launching soon in the Czech Republic; maybe also Revolut app
9to5Mac
Westworld's James Marsden and Evan Rachel Wood to Star in Upcoming Carpool Karaoke Episode
MacRumors
Feral Announces 'Tropico' Coming to iPad Later This Year 'With No In-App Purchases'
MacRumors
Bloodborne’s most hardcore players find new secrets three years after release
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T. rex, most dinosaurs couldn't stick out their tongues - CNET
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Westworld is all about 'dismantling the mystery box' say creators - CNET
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Android 8.1 Oreo now rolling out to Moto X4 unlocked and Prime Exclusive variants
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In praise of customizing your computer
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Microsoft withdraws promise of VR support from Xbox One consoles - CNET
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Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Are 'sensory videos' vulgar and pornographic? China says so - CNET
CNET
Yahoo Mail debuts Android Go app as mobile web app gets a refreshed design [Video]
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Hands-on: Google One app makes it easy to manage storage, family plans, support, more [Gallery]
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Thieves make off with $100k worth of Apple products after rappelling through Best Buy roof
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Hands-on: Walkie-Talkie on Apple Watch with watchOS 5 beta 2 [Video]
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‘Autopilot Buddy’ that tricks Tesla vehicles declared ‘unsafe’ by US
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Oppo Find X: Three pop-up cameras, no notch, flagship specs, and a launch in North America
9to5Google
Adobe XD updated with overlays and fixed elements, Lightroom CC gains preset syncing, more
9to5Mac
Nvidia uses AI to create convincing slow-mo video by filling in extra frames
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Elon Musk reveals his favorite sci-fi movie (it's not Spaceballs) - CNET
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There’s more to battle royale games than Fortnite and PUBG
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Uber testing feature that offers a cheaper ride if you wait a few minutes
9to5Google
Hands-on w/ August Smart Lock Pro’s Apple Watch app & HomePod support (+ discount)
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What it’s like to watch an IBM AI successfully debate humans
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Facer 4.6.0 update introduces interactive watch faces for Wear OS
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How to create a bootable macOS Mojave 10.14 USB install drive [Video]
9to5Mac
30 years later, former NASA scientist wishes he hadn't been right about climate change
CBC
Google launches #IMakeApps to promote Android developers around the world
9to5Google
New video goes hands-on with 2018 iPhone dummy units, size comparisons to iPhone X & more
9to5Mac
Indian's race-inspired FTR1200 is totally going into production in 2019 - Roadshow
CNET
HTC U12 Plus review: This squeezable phone is too gutsy for its own good - CNET
CNET
Google Maps can no longer directly book an Uber ride
9to5Google
Registration now open for free Apple Camp program for kids, new Clips session added
9to5Mac
Chrome Duplex’s bottom toolbar redesign gains several shortcuts in latest Canary build
9to5Google
Google will fix Chromecast and Google Home bug that reveals a user’s location
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Beyoncé and Jay Z’s EVERYTHING IS LOVE hits Spotify and Apple Music
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Android Oreo now available for Moto Z DROID owners on Verizon Wireless
9to5Google
Google's YouTube Music app now available in 17 countries - CNET
CNET
Google launches #IMakeApps to promote Android developers around the world
9to5Google
Google launches #IMakeApps to promote Android developers around the world
9to5Google
Deadpool joining the Avengers? Ryan Reynolds wants it to happen - CNET
CNET
Cybermom on the run: this week in tech, 20 years ago
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Here are all of Jack-Jack’s powers in the Incredibles 2
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is Nintendo's biggest push into esports - CNET
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Five of my favorite watchOS 5 features [Video]
9to5Mac
World Cup 2018: How to watch, when it starts, schedule and more - CNET
CNET
The best and worst of E3 2018 - CNET
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FIFA is going to ref the hell out of the World Cup this year - CNET
CNET
System allows surveillance cameras to 'talk' to the public through individual smartphones
SCIENCE DAILY
Sony confirms development on new launcher for its devices after shutting down ‘Xperia Home’
9to5Google
Google releases Mac, Linux app for converting VR180 into standardized editing format
9to5Google
Apple Maps stopped working for a few hours today - Roadshow
CNET
Elon Musk's Boring Co. could start on Chicago loop in three months - Roadshow
CNET
Alphabet Scoop 014: Future products; Pixel Watch, Smart Displays, Pixelbook 2, more
9to5Google
Natalie Portman would love to meet her Star Wars son Mark Hamill - CNET
CNET
Apple Launches New 'Behind the Mac' Ad Campaign
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Instagram will no longer notify users if someone screenshots their Story
9to5Mac
Sable looks like a Moebius comic and plays like Breath of the Wild
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Hands-On With All the New Features in watchOS 5
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Here’s what we know about Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s new battle royale mode
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