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Airbnb wants to create TV shows to convince people to travel more  THE VERGE · 3 hours
Even Airbnb is getting into the TV game. According to Reuters, the hotel and rental platform is looking into building its own TV studio... more
Xbox revenue on the rise in Microsoft FY19 Q3 earnings  Windows Central · 4 hours
Microsoft has dropped its FY19 Q3 earnings, outlining continued success for the Xbox family. Microsoft has posted its quarterly earnings for FY19 Q3, highlighting continued company-wide growth for... more
Overwatch will get ‘Workshop’ feature on PC and consoles  Windows Central · 5 hours
No one expected this. Over the past few years, Overwatch has recieved aggressive post-launch support from Blizzard Entertainment. Despite the fact that games like Apex Legends and Fortnite have slowly... more
How to use your Apple TV with your Xbox One  Windows Central · 6 hours
Along with its new original content offerings, Apple is redesigning its TV application and opening it up to a whole bunch of new, non-Apple devices. The Xbox One... more
Overwatch’s new Workshop lets players build their own custom games  THE VERGE · 7 hours
Blizzard’s team shooter Overwatch is getting a big new feature. Today, the developer announced the Overwatch... more
Is Microsoft doing enough to nurture its Xbox game franchises?  Windows Central · 9 hours
Imagine if all of those games didn't get abandoned... At the beginning of the current console generation, Xbox was slammed for selling a more-expensive, less-powerful system compared to... more
Acer's gaming laptops snag GTX 16-series graphics, 9th Gen Intel processors  Windows Central · 9 hours
Acer is giving its gaming laptops a healthy dose of Intel and NVIDIA's latest mobile chips. Following up on the launch of Intel's new 9th Gen... more
Nintendo Switch Cartridge Delays Force Games to Go Digital Only: Sources  Gadgets 360 · 9 hours
Nintendo Switch cartridges are still in short supply and Nintendo is prioritising access as well, which is why so many Switch games are releasing as code... more
Fortnite Season 9 Battle Pass Gifting Leaked  Gadgets 360 · 10 hours
Aside from Avengers: Endgame skins and a possible game mode coming to Fortnite, it appears that the battle royale game would soon allow players to gift the Fortnite Battle Pass starting with the next season. more
BioWare delays major Anthem content like ‘Cataclysms’ to fix bugs  Windows Central · 11 hours
This can't be good. Yesterday, BioWare dropped a new Anthem patch which added a recycled stronghold and fixed a number of bugs. The new content wasn't received well... more
Asus unleashes a barrage of ROG gaming laptops for spring - CNET  CNET · 12 hours
Asus' beefy new range of gaming PCs are here, including a concept co-designed with BMW. more
Razer's mid-2019 Blade gaming laptops glide along the cutting edge - CNET  CNET · 12 hours
The 2-year-old 17-inch Blade Pro gets a new lease on life, and the Blade 15 goes OLED. more
Don't worry about your motherboard working with a GTX 1080 Ti  Windows Central · 12 hours
Best answer: As long as you have a full-sized PCIe 3.0 x16 slot available then your motherboard will be fine whether it's AMD or Intel. In... more
AT&T misses on revenue; loses more DirecTV Now customers - CNET  CNET · 13 hours
Media properties like 'Aquaman' and 'Game of Thrones' are bright spots for the company, while the wireless and pay TV businesses face hefty competition. more
Nintendo’s cheaper Switch model could be out this June  THE VERGE · 13 hours
Nintendo may be releasing a cheaper version of the Switch this June, according to a report from Bloomberg,... more
Xbox and really chill with these great relaxing options  Windows Central · 14 hours
Stressed out after a work week? Ready to drop everything and get your game on? Fancy something a little less involved? We have you covered. While any game can be... more
Cheaper Nintendo Switch could launch by end of June - CNET  CNET · 14 hours
An upgraded version of the portable console may also arrive by the end of the year, a report said. more
2019 NBA Playoffs 2019: How to watch online without cable - CNET  CNET · 14 hours
Playoff basketball is here. Here's how you can stream all the games without cable. more
Raise your very own animals in Planet Zoo, coming later this year to PC  Windows Central · 15 hours
From the smallest animals to giant beasts, you'll soon be able to let them run wild in your own personal... more
Report: Fortnite developers recount horrible conditions at Epic Games  Windows Central · 1 day
Fortnite's popularity comes at a cost. Fortnite is an incredibly popular third-person shooter, and a lot of its success can be attributed to constant updates. However, a new report by... more
Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams: Yep, my mom watched that Arya scene - CNET  CNET · 1 day
Fans may have been uncomfortable with that infamous scene, but not as much as the actress was. Spoilers... more
New Sesame Street-themed PSA encourages kids to reduce mobile device use  TechCrunch · 1 day
Device addiction plagues us all — even Apple CEO Tim Cook. But children with phones and tablets are even more susceptible to the lures of apps... more
Latest Anthem patch adds ‘The Sunken Cell’ stronghold  Windows Central · 1 day
Anthem just got even better. Anthem launched on Xbox One and PC recently. As with any online game at launch, it has some surprisingly strange bugs that BioWare is working on. Anthem... more
Get behind the wheel of one of our fav Xbox racing games  Windows Central · 1 day
Start those engines, grab the wheel, and put the pedal to the metal. We've rounded up the very best racing games for Xbox One... more
Best Replacement HDMI Cable for Xbox One S and X in 2019  Windows Central · 1 day
At Windows Central, we test hundreds of products and accessories year-round, with a particular focus on Windows, Surface, Xbox, and gaming. We know about... more
Final Fantasy X|X-2 runs at native 4K resolution on Xbox One  Windows Central · 1 day
Early reports weren't true. A few days ago, Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remastered launched on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. However, there was some confusion regarding... more
Xbox One S All-Digital vs. PlayStation 4 — console showdown!  Windows Central · 1 day
Windows Central is full of dedicated and experienced gamers that play on a variety of systems and devices. When we compare and contrast two consoles, you can rest... more
Xbox One S All-Digital vs. PlayStation 4: Which is a better value?  Windows Central · 1 day
Windows Central is full of dedicated and experienced gamers that play on a variety of systems and devices. When we compare and contrast two... more
ASUS' gaming laptops get 9th Gen Intel refresh, new NVIDIA graphics  Windows Central · 1 day
That's a whole lot of laptops. ASUS today unveiled a huge overhaul of its entire ROG gaming laptop lineup, incorporating Intel's newest 9th Gen notebook chips,... more
Is the Invoke the speaker to pair up with your Xbox?  Windows Central · 1 day
Best answer: The Invoke is a good speaker but the power of the Alexa platform means you're better off getting an Amazon Echo instead. Better choice:... more
Minecraft’s ‘Village & Pillage’ update adds pandas and so much more  Windows Central · 1 day
Get that download going! A few months ago, Microsoft revealed that Minecraft was getting a "Village & Pillage" update which would add a host of new... more
Intel’s new laptop processors hit the 5GHz mark  THE VERGE · 1 day
Intel has announced a new suite of processors for high-end laptops that offer faster speeds and better connectivity options than... more
Feeble humans prove no match for OpenAI’s Dota 2 gods  THE VERGE · 1 day
The OpenAI team that’s been developing artificially intelligent agents who can play Dota 2 better than... more
Mortal Kombat 11 is a game nearly 30 years in the making  THE VERGE · 1 day
The Mortal Kombat series has been around since 1992, but it’s a franchise that has aged surprisingly gracefully. In fact, Mortal Kombat is arguably... more
Asus ROG goes all out with 2019 gaming laptop updates - CNET  CNET · 2 days
When confronted by so many, the one with the prettiest lighting wins. more
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti mobile, 1650 are the new cheap gaming graphics - CNET  CNET · 2 days
They may not have ray tracing cores, but they do bring faster computation to your 1080p gameplay. Which... more
Lenovo debuts sub-$1,000 IdeaPad L340 Gaming line for low-glow gamers - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Plus, the company refreshed its Legion gaming line with the new Intel ninth-gen mobile processors and Turing-generation Nvidia graphics. more
A secret Stranger Things game died before it was even announced  THE VERGE · 2 days
Telltale’s collapse meant the loss of not one, but two games based on the... more
Lenovo's new Legion laptops sport Intel's fresh 9th Gen mobile processors  Windows Central · 2 days
Lenovo Legion Y740 Get ready for a whole load of new Legion laptops with Intel's latest mobile chips. Gaming laptops have enjoyed quite a run recently,... more
Mortal Kombat 11 launches on Xbox and PC  Windows Central · 2 days
Flawless victory! The day many of you have been waiting for is finally here! Mortal Kombat 11 is available on Xbox One and PC. It appears that the plot of the latest... more
SteelSeries Arctis 9X is super-comfy and sounds great  Windows Central · 2 days
Amazing sound quality meets exceptional comfort. SteelSeries produces some killer PC accessories, including some of the best headsets we've tested. The company took what made the Arctis Pro catalog of headsets so... more
Mortal Kombat 11 is one of the best fighting games ever made  Windows Central · 2 days
Different eras collide in Mortal Kombat 11. Mortal Kombat 11 is the latest entry in the acclaimed fighting game franchise and quite possibly, one... more
New Razer Blade 15 has Intel 9th-Gen CPU, 4K OLED or 240Hz display  Windows Central · 2 days
These updated Blade 15 laptops deliver impressive new display tech for 2019. The Razer Blade 15 is getting a 2019 refresh, its... more
Intel's latest laptop CPUs deliver desktop-caliber AAA gaming on the go  Windows Central · 2 days
Intel's 9th-gen laptop processors are here, and they bring 5GHz cores, Wi-Fi 6, Optane, and so much more. Following their launch last year, Coffee Lake is... more
Farming Simulator 19 team on Xbox One mods, mouse and keyboard support  Windows Central · 2 days
How Farming Simulator's modding and mud-spattered fields are a perfect pairing in 2019. Loaded shooters and high-octane sports may steer modern gaming, but Giant... more
Mortal Kombat 11 review: One of the best fighting games ever made  Windows Central · 2 days
Different eras collide in Mortal Kombat 11. Mortal Kombat 11 is the latest entry in the acclaimed fighting game franchise and quite possibly, one... more
Which is the best Xbox One for playing discs?  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: No, the Xbox One S All-Digital Edition doesn't support disc-based media. The best alternative is the standard Xbox One S. The full package: Xbox One S Battlefield V... more
Douyu, China’s Twitch backed by Tencent, files for a $500M U.S. IPO  TechCrunch · 2 days
Douyu, a Chinese live streaming service focused on video games, has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as it prepares to raise... more
Xbox Deals with Gold feature The Count Lucanor and Gravel  Windows Central · 2 days
Microsoft has debuted a new week of sales across Xbox One games. Every week Microsoft and certain publishers discount numerous games for Xbox Live users. Some deals are... more
Win a new Xbox One S All-Digital Edition console right HERE!  Windows Central · 2 days
Microsoft's Xbox One S All-Digital Edition marks a new disc-less era for its gaming console. The new All-Digital Xbox embraces the ever-connected nature of modern gaming,... more
Snakebyte Head:Set Pro for PC packs awesome audio ... and terrible design  Windows Central · 2 days
Snakebyte's latest gaming accessory is a "pro" headset in an affordable price range. Is it good enough for prime time? Snakebyte is responsible for... more
Fortnite gets Avengers: Endgame crossover on April 25  Windows Central · 2 days
Is that Captain America's shield? Fortnite is an incredibly popular third-person shooter from Epic Games. You may recognize the developer from titles like Bulletstorm and Gears of War. The game has garnered... more
How to control the lighting of your Logitech peripherals  THE VERGE · 2 days
Nearly every gaming peripheral is equipped with RGB lighting, and Logitech’s G gaming brand is no different. Last... more
On this week's podcast ... Surface Hub 2S, WCOS for HoloLens, and Xbox SAD  Windows Central · 2 days
This week on the Windows Central Podcast: Surface Hub 2S, WCOS for HoloLens 2, Xbox Digital Edition, and more Surface... more
Fortnite Avengers: Endgame Event Release Date Announced  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Epic Games has announced the Fortnite Avengers event to tie in with the Avengers: Engame movie that's out this week. more
Nintendo's Game Boy is 30 years old! Which one is your favorite? - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The iconic Nintendo handheld gaming device turned 30 years old Sunday. We want to know if you have a favorite... more
Want to replace your TV with a projector? Check out BenQ's TH671ST.  Windows Central · 3 days
A short-throw projector full of features, all wrapped up in a sleek package. BenQ is a major player in the monitor and projector space,... more
On this week's podcast ... Surface Hub 2S, WCOS for HoloLens 2, Xbox SAD  Windows Central · 3 days
This week on the Windows Central Podcast: Surface Hub 2S, WCOS for HoloLens 2, Xbox Digital Edition, and more Surface... more
Is Mortal Kombat 11 the Best Fighting Game This Generation?  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Mortal Kombat 11 for PS4, Xbox One, Windows PC, and Nintendo Switch is out this week and we've been playing the game extensively. Here's what you need to... more
Alienware Area-51m vs. Origin PC Eon-17X: Battle of the big laptop-desktop hybrids - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Sometimes you want the best of both worlds, as in these massive gaming laptops with desktop parts inside. more
The Game Boy turns 30, Galaxy Note 10 rumors video - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Today's major tech headlines include Nintendo's Game Boy at 30, the CIA's warning that Huawei gets funding from Chinese state security and the lastest... more
Tencent’s latest investment is an app that teaches grannies in China to dance  TechCrunch · 3 days
Besides churning out video games for China’s young generations, Tencent has also been attuned to the need of silver-haired users: its latest... more
PS4-Exclusive Days Gone Update Download Size is 17GB: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
PS4-exclusive Days Gone has a massive day one update. According to reports from those with access to the game, the Days Gone day one update download size is 17GB. more
Mortal Kombat 11 DLC Roster Leaked: Joker, Terminator, and More  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Mortal Kombat 11 release date is April 23 and in the lead up to this, it appears that the game's downloadable content (DLC) roster has been datamined via... more
China’s new gaming rules to ban poker, blood and imperial schemes  TechCrunch · 3 days
Lots of news has surfaced from China’s gaming industry in recent weeks as the government hastens to approve a massive backlog of titles in the world’s... more
Here’s why Sansa and Theon’s reunion was so emotional  THE VERGE · 3 days
Spoilers ahead for Game of Thrones, season 8, episode 2, “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms.” Reunions have... more
Arya, what? Game of Thrones fans react to that unexpected scene - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Remember back when Ned Stark and King Robert wanted to join their houses? Well ... more
A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms hints at Brienne’s fitting legacy  THE VERGE · 3 days
Spoiler warning: Spoilers ahead for “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms,” episode 2 of... more
Listen to Game of Thrones episode 2's haunting Florence + The Machine remix - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Jenny of Oldstones, that touching song Podrick sang before the big battle, got remixed by Florence + the... more
There’s a major flaw in Winterfell’s battle strategy on Game of Thrones  THE VERGE · 3 days
Spoiler warning: Mild spoilers ahead for “A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms,” episode 2 of season 8 of Game of Thrones. We’re barreling toward... more
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Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 2 ‘A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms’: Top 6 Moments
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Life is Strange 2 creators explain why they won’t shy away from politics in games
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Listen to Game of Thrones episode 2's haunting Florence + The Machine remix - CNET
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Here’s why Sansa and Theon’s reunion was so emotional
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The Nintendo Switch makes me feel like a kid with a Game Boy again - CNET
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Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago
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Chipzel has spent a decade making incredible music with Game Boys
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One of the Game Boy’s weirdest games was a Pokémon clone with infrared trading
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HBO is teaching respect by putting Muppets on Game of Thrones and Westworld
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Artificial intelligence is helping old video games look like new
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Here’s what it’s like when Game of Thrones’ Jason Momoa slaps you into the hospital
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Worse Than Death is a high school reunion from hell
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George Lucas helped direct Game of Thrones’ season 8 premiere
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Building a better Paris in Assassin's Creed Unity
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Capcom is launching a plug-and-play mini-arcade with Mega Man, Street Fighter, and more
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