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iPhone Update Can Find Closest ER

iOS 12 introduced the market to the Shortcuts app.  This app created by Apple allows many custom events to be done per each user. It can notify the phone user if calendar events come up or it can automatically calculate how much you should tip for your meal.  There are a lot of customization in the functions, similar to IFTTT […]

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Spotify Offers Free Smart Speaker

Ever wanted a smart home device? Well now’s your chance. Spotify has announced that from now until the end of the year, any user that upgrades or continues their family plan will get a coupon for a free Google Home Mini.  A Spotify Premium Family Account will run you $14.99 USD and can support up to 6 separate users as […]

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Video Game Releases (11/6-11/12)

The game releases are beginning to pick up again for the holiday season. World of Final Fantasy Maxima finally comes out for all platforms and is expected to be a hit.  It will also be interesting to see how the new Walking Dead game is and seeing what Overkill tries to do with the series. Check out the full list […]

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Apple Watch iOS Update Creates Bricking

The series 4 Apple Watches have been praised as a massive upgrade from the previous models.  One of the new features was credited for helping a man after he fell from pain. With so many different functions, Apple wants to maintain the watch’s progress. The 5.1 Update was pushed out last night to the public for download.  The forums on […]

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Video Game Releases: 10/30-11/5

Unfortunately, not many developers want to release a game right after a major release such as Red Dead 2.  This week’s list will be really short and sweet. While The Quiet Man had an awesome trailer at E3, I’m excited to see what it actually is.   Oct. 30: Call of Cthulhu (Xbox, PS4, PC) Nov 1: The Quiet Man (PS4, PC) […]

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PlayStation Classic Release Update

Earlier this year, Sony announced the PlayStation Classic.  You can find the initial write-up about it here. Today, Sony has announced the full list of games included as follows: Battle Arena Toshinden Cool Boarders 2 Destruction Derby Final Fantasy VII Grand Theft Auto Intelligent Qube Jumping Flash Metal Gear Solid Mr Driller Oddworld: Abe’s Oddysee Rayman Resident Evil Director’s Cut […]

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Offer: Google Movie Quality Update For Free

Google announced this week that movies that were purchased in the Google Play Store will be automatically upgraded to 4k when it is available for that movie.  It does not matter if it was purchased in SD or HD.  Originally the price for a 4K movie would cost in the $25-35 range, while HD and SD would be much cheaper.  […]

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Twitter Loses Over 9 Million Accounts In 3 Months

Twitter always has prided themselves on the amount of accounts they had on their system.  They would show millions of accounts made quarterly, with their largest spike during 2014.  Once people complained that most of these accounts are either bots or trolls, Twitter began to investigate. As they got more and more pressure, they began to delete suspicious accounts. This […]

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Fortnite v6.20 Patch Notes

Long live getting fall kills.  They’re now testing a feature where gliders can be re-deployed over 10m high, similar to the Soaring 50’s Mode earlier this year. Read more below, courtesy of Epic: Limited Time Event: Fortnitemares Summary The Cube strikes back, bringing Fortnitemares to Battle Royale! Drop in and discover what the Cube has unleashed. What’s New? Cube Fragments […]

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Video Game Releases: 10/23-10/29

The week is finally here that people have been waiting years for. Red Dead Redemption 2 releases on Friday! The Fallout 76 Beta also is available on 10/23 from 7-11 PM EST only, so check that out for insight on the next big release after Red Dead. October 23rd Cabela’s: The Hunt – Championship Edition (Switch) Fallout 76 B.E.T.A. (XB1) GWENT: The Witcher Card […]

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Multiple Companies Hit With Unexpected Downtime

Yesterday (10/16), Sony was the first to take the hit followed by YouTube. Around 5 PM EST, the PlayStation Network went down. This outage affected the whole network and wasn’t limited to just certain features, such as communications, store purchases, etc.  PS Gamers found themselves to be able to access nothing but their offline data.  By 9 PM EST, Users […]

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Video Game Releases (10/16-10/23)

With the week before Red Dead Redemption 2 comes, many publishers are pushing out games this week in a last minute dash for cash. With so many games, not all have been properly reviewed. Below is a list of the rated ones from Metacritic. Warriors Orochi Platform(s): PS4 Score: 78 LEGO DC Super-Villains Platform(s): PS4 Score: 78 Starlink: Battle for Atlas […]

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App of the Week: Tik Tok

What is Tik Tok?  Well since August 2018 it currently is the new name for the app formerly known as musical.ly.  The main purpose of this app is to pick a sound bite and record yourself lip syncing. It also allows you to do collaborations using other people’s videos. Apps like these are trying to fill the void that Vine […]

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Fortnite’s V6.02 Patch Notes Brings New Mode

Each week, Epic Games puts out new patches to feed their gamers with new and exciting gameplay. Read the Battle Royale Notes below, courtesy of Epic Games: GET FUNKY, Bust-a-move in the new Limited Time Mode in Battle Royale and clear waves of enemies with a returning weapon in Save the World. Disco Domination (Battle Royale) Break out your best […]

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Hacks of the Month: October

When technology is introduced into our lives, people always try to test it to the breaking point and see what they can find. Although October isn’t even halfway over, we’ve already seen 3 major security issues. The companies of the month that had the flaws are Google, Facebook, and NewEgg. Let’s start with Google.  While Google was busy trying to […]

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Video Game Releases (10/9-10/16)

With the season of big AAA title releases upon us, this week’s big one is Call of Duty: Black Ops 4.  While the game no longer has single player, we will see how the community responds to this change. Note: With AAA title launches, many smaller companies tend to not push their product for better sales. That is why the lists […]