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Author: 0 Everything Square Enix announced at its E3 2018 press briefing

Babylon's Fall is set to release in 2019 on PS4 and Steam . We got a glimpse at the story in Dragon Quest XI and the kinds of battles and skirmishes we can expect from the latest entry in the storied series. The December 8 release date does seem to suggest a very optimistic view of its chances though. Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age got a new trailer and a release date: September 4.

Industry How to play Skyrim for Alexa on iPhone or Android
Author: 0 How to play Skyrim for Alexa on iPhone or Android

During its E3 showcase on Sunday, Bethesda introduced a video of what appeared to be a comedic spoof for " Skyrim: Very Special Edition " - an Alexa "port" for its immensely popular game, " The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim ". err... shouts, "guard your knees against arrows", and "other epic things". All users have to do to partake in the adventure is say, "Play Skyrim ".

Industry E3 2018: Command & Conquer: Rivals announced for iOS and Android
Author: 0 E3 2018: Command & Conquer: Rivals announced for iOS and Android

This is because Command and Conquer: Rivals has been announced . Command and Conquer Rivals is a mobile RTS where the main objective is to destroy the enemy base with units or buildings. The different forces spawn at the player's bases and can then be controlled and directed to specified points on the map and engage in combat. The game is simple, players will send infantry and tanks to hold off major control zones to control missile launcher.

Industry Origin Access Premier Subscription Will Get You EA Games
Author: 0 Origin Access Premier Subscription Will Get You EA Games "Before Anyone Else"

According to Eurogamer , Origin Access Premier will give subscribers access to new games as they arrive. EA's new Origin Premier subscription tier fixes that by offering gamers the latest titles as well, for a fixed monthly fee. EA SPORTS Madden NFL 19 - August 2, 2018 for Origin Access Premier , August 10 for everyone else. EA's service is more expensive. Wilson also made reference to the publishing giant's recent acquisition of Israel-based streaming service GameFly , saying ...

Author: 0 E3 2018: Just Cause 4 Gameplay Trailer Introduces Extreme Weather, More

Babylon's Fall is coming to PS4 and PC in 2019. Could there be more about Final Fantasy XV? In the short teaser we got, it looks like Babylon's Fall is a melee action game with a healthy dose of fantasy elements thrown in there. Embark on an adrenaline-fueled motion picture like experience which can be completed in one sitting. They also spent a lot of time with close-ups of the tornadoes that will be blaring around in Just Cause 4 , which is getting a December release date.

Industry Halo Infinite Announced by Microsoft!
Author: 0 Halo Infinite Announced by Microsoft!

Microsoft showed off 52 video games at its press event, including 18 exclusives. The most striking aspect of the new gaming environment though is seasonal changes, and they're truly handsome. Microsoft offers the audience pretty much everything they could ask for during its E3 2018 keynote, with a whole host of new titles announced , and even a tease about new hardware, but no sign of VR.

Industry Life Is Strange Spin-Off Captain Spirit Coming Later This Month For Free
Author: 0 Life Is Strange Spin-Off Captain Spirit Coming Later This Month For Free

However, it does offer hints towards Life is odd 2, "you're clever enough to piece the clues together". Many assumed this would be Life Is Strange 2 . The free game is set in the Life is odd universe, a trailer for which you can check out in our previous coverage . The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit will feature links to the brand-new story of Life is odd 2.

Industry Bethesda
Author: 0 Bethesda "wants to bring" The Elder Scrolls

Fallout Shelter , the vault-management sim that's been a breakout hit on mobile, is playable right now on the Playstation 4 and Nintendo Switch. Todd Howard announced during his time on-stage at Bethesda's showcase that The Elder Scrolls would be joining the mobile market with a game called The Elder Scrolls: Blades .

Industry Everything that Happened at EA's E3 2018 Press Conference
Author: 0 Everything that Happened at EA's E3 2018 Press Conference

At EA Play , EA's pre-E3 2018 event, EA showed off a gameplay trailer for shared world shooter Anthem . More information on Anthem and Battlefield V. Unlike Destiny's Tower, a social space that always brims with players dancing around and/or ignoring each other, you'll have this little part of the world to yourself (aside from the NPCs, obviously).

Industry Yahoo Messenger Now Joins the List of Discarded Chat Programs
Author: 0 Yahoo Messenger Now Joins the List of Discarded Chat Programs

Yahoo Messenger will shut down on July 17. "After July 17, you'll no longer be able to access your chats and the service will no longer work", Oath wrote to its users. On June 21, 1999, the application was rebranded as Yahoo Messenger. It'll have features like rooms for specific topics, the ability to "blast" important messages so everyone can see them and a feature that mutes notifications for specific rooms.

Industry It Took Six Minutes For E3's First Battle Royale Announcement
Author: 0 It Took Six Minutes For E3's First Battle Royale Announcement

The world of competitive online shooting games officially has battle royale fever. That will include a focus on "moments of human heroism" and "facing the brutality of war". The first look at DICE's latest addition to the " Battlefield " franchise was revealed in May with a new trailer, and sparked some controversy as well as curiosity about what the developer would reveal for E3.

Industry IOS 12 allows older iPhones to stay current for another year
Author: 0 IOS 12 allows older iPhones to stay current for another year

These functions which are supposed to manage better screen time, track app usage and limit phone's ability to distract, might help parents control their kids. Software chief Craig Federighi said iOS 12 could carry out simple tasks - such as opening apps - up to twice as fast as its predecessor, iOS 11 .

Industry Origin Access Premier subscription tier announced
Author: 0 Origin Access Premier subscription tier announced

Full access to Electronic Art's upcoming games. It'll bring release and pre-release access to its new games, and not just its archive of games. Anthem , Battlefield V , Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, and Madden 19 were all confirmed for the service, with access to the standard Origin Access library also under the subscription.

Industry WB Games Officially Announces Hitman 2: 'Think Deadly'
Author: 0 WB Games Officially Announces Hitman 2: 'Think Deadly'

IO Interactive's follow up to 2016's Hitman is Hitman 2 . Despite the popularity of the episodic nature of the first game in the rebooted franchise, WB has chose to release this one as a full priced, completed release. Hitman 2 is set to release for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on November 13, 2018. However, when he learns the hidden truth about his past, nothing will ever be the same.

Industry BlackBerry goes back to QWERTY with new KEY2 device
Author: 0 BlackBerry goes back to QWERTY with new KEY2 device

The keyboard-toting flagship brings a number of new features. Companies were forced to amend policies to meet Europe's new privacy law and Facebook has faced questions over its sharing of user data. "They're mostly through the lens of a one size fits all for design", said Lejeune. The KEY2 has dual 12MP rear cameras , better image stabilization and faster autofocus.

Industry AMD and Intel release 32-core and 28-core CPUs
Author: 0 AMD and Intel release 32-core and 28-core CPUs

But this is still an assumption because balancing a 32- core cpu with right power assumption and right cooling kit would be a challenge for AMD . Last year, AMD's Threadripper blew the doors off Intel's HEDT business by offering far more CPU cores at a much lower overall price.

Industry Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M
Author: 0 Facebook says privacy-setting bug affected as many as 14M

A Facebook post's privacy settings, with a checkmark next to the users' chosen default setting. "We apologize for this mistake", the note reads, according to screenshots from TechCrunch . Facebook has stated that these types of notifications will be used going forward to report privacy issues or breaches. In the process of creating this feature, Facebook said it accidentally made the suggested audience for all new posts public.

Industry Code Vein gets a release date and Collector's Edition
Author: 0 Code Vein gets a release date and Collector's Edition

While not a bad thing inherently on its own at all, Code Vein could just not help being constantly compared to Souls games and had a more challenging time conveying its own strengths. Those who pre-order the game will get a PS4 menu theme with a Code Vein and God Eater illustration by Kurumi Kobayashi (seen below), and three weapons based on Bandai Namco Entertainment's God Eater game.

Industry Android P Beta 2 brings updated system images and 157 new emojis
Author: 0 Android P Beta 2 brings updated system images and 157 new emojis

Google has rolled out a new Android P preview, which can be downloaded by developers and the public alike. Others can enroll their device in the Android Beta program . In addition , Android P will support two new gender-neutral designs: Family and Couple with Heart, with more to come. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear as though Essential is rolling out the update just yet, as they told a user on Twitter .

Industry New macOS Mojave Features That Will Change How You Use Your Mac
Author: 0 New macOS Mojave Features That Will Change How You Use Your Mac

What are the biggest new macOS Mojave features? Outlining the tech major's software plans for the months ahead, Federighi said that Apple would allow users to check if tracking on a website was enabled. Autoplaying video of the apps and games give dynamic previews. Finder has a new gallery view where users can skim through files visually. The new store includes a ratings and review API, and new apps - such as Office 365 from Microsoft.

Industry ASUS launches new devices at Computex 2018
Author: 0 ASUS launches new devices at Computex 2018

The laptops feature an all-aluminum unibody design with a "deep dive blue" color with rose gold detail. Both have six-core Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-8750H or Core i5-8300H processors, 15.6-inch 144Hz 1080p "IPS-level" displays, up to 32GB of RAM, with a standard GPU of GTX 1060.

Industry Tetris Effect is PlayStation's first E3 countdown announcement
Author: 0 Tetris Effect is PlayStation's first E3 countdown announcement

If you were betting on the first pre-E3 game to revealed by Sony then you would have lost your money because like the Spanish Inquisition, no one was expecting Tetris in VR. It also has a new Zone mechanic. Or, even better, PS VR. The incredible deals on hardware, games, services, peripherals and more kicks off on June 8.

Industry Face ID in iOS 12 Lets You Register Two Faces
Author: 0 Face ID in iOS 12 Lets You Register Two Faces

Less than 24 hours before Apple's conference, the New York Times reported that Facebook's data-sharing partnerships with device makers, including Apple, were still in effect despite Facebook's claim that they'd cut off such data sharing in 2015.

Industry Xbox and PlayStation gear up for E3
Author: 0 Xbox and PlayStation gear up for E3

If you need to try out both Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass with that shiny new system, you can also get both services for just $1 for the first month for either. The same deal applies to Xbox Game Pass. There will be full games starting as low as $19.99 so be sure to stock up on your Microsoft credit . See some of the links below or at the Xbox Wire .

Industry Asus ROG Phone First Impressions
Author: 0 Asus ROG Phone First Impressions

Meanwhile, the six-inch, 2160x1080 AMOLED display refreshes at 90hz with a 1ms response time to make the most of the phone's processing power, and a sophisticated cooling system - and the option to add an external AeroActive Cooler - helps to keep that power in check.

Industry New Gmail launches for everyone in July
Author: 0 New Gmail launches for everyone in July

Here is what the rollout will look like for G Suite users. Google notes that it'll automatically transition users to the new Gmail about eight weeks after the general release. For a period of time, users will still have the option to opt out ( see below for more details). The upcoming Gmail updates are poised to bring enhanced security features, incorporate artificial intelligence and provide more convenient controls.

Industry Apple’s MacOS Mojave a definite attempt to boost productivity
Author: 0 Apple’s MacOS Mojave a definite attempt to boost productivity

This new update will bring suggestions to Siri . Third-party apps may need to be updated to support Dark Mode , but it should be easy developers to do this in a time-efficient manner. Now Apple is bringing that functionality to its App Store . You'll be able to fine-tune permissions for more apps, like the Camera and Microphone, and in Safari , you will be able to "shut down" cookie tracking for likes and comments.

Industry Apple to introduce new privacy features for devices
Author: 0 Apple to introduce new privacy features for devices

Here, a man reads security parameters on his phone in front of a Facebook logo in Bordeaux, southwestern France. It said information such as photos was only accessible on devices if users had chosen to share the data with those friends.

Industry Here's Everything Coming With macOS Mojave
Author: 0 Here's Everything Coming With macOS Mojave

The WatchOS now also gets new Interactive Notifications, Web Content as well as third-party app integration. Additionally, those with a keen eye who very rarely miss any details will likely have already noticed from that there is now an icon sitting in the macOS Dock for Apple News app.

Industry Apple is bringing the best of iOS to macOS
Author: 0 Apple is bringing the best of iOS to macOS

APPLE HAS SHOWN OFF iOS 12 , a souped-up version of its mobile OS that looks to cut down the amount of time you spend on it. Earlier this year, Apple investors Jana Partners LLC and the California State Teachers' Retirement System criticized the addictive nature of Apple's devices.

Industry Microsoft to Acquire GitHub for $7.5 Billion
Author: 0 Microsoft to Acquire GitHub for $7.5 Billion

In taking on GitHub , which has yet to turn a profit, Microsoft is hoping to re-build trust with the developer community and expand the adoption of the Github platform with larger, legacy enterprises that already use Microsoft's software and services.

Industry Apple set to unveil latest software updates
Author: 0 Apple set to unveil latest software updates

Reports in the U.S. suggest Apple could introduce a tool to help users better manage their time on their devices as part of efforts to improve digital well-being. A glimpse at Apple's iOS 12 is hoped for as standard, as it's expected to be released to the public later this autumn and so developers will be needing early access around now.

Industry WWDC 2018: Here's what to expect from the big Apple event today
Author: 0 WWDC 2018: Here's what to expect from the big Apple event today

At the event, Apple is expected to announce the next version of its iOS as the iOS 12 . As SiliconANGLE reported May 31 , iOS 12 will deliver a new set of tools created to help consumers keep their mobile usage in check as part of its Digital Health initiative, with a dedicated section becoming available in a new section of the iOS 12 settings menu.

Author: 0 Facebook Faces Another Controversy Over Privacy

The agreements allowed the social media company expand its reach and let the phone makers offer customers popular Facebook features. The practice may have violated Facebook's 2011 agreement with the Federal Trade Commission to be more transparent about its privacy policies, the report notes.

Industry Possible Nintendo’s E3 Game Announcements Leaked
Author: 0 Possible Nintendo’s E3 Game Announcements Leaked

Multiple outlets are reporting on a supposed leaked document for Nintendo's E3 offerings that was originally shown on a 4chan thread and shared on Twitter by user AAMARMO showing a handful of unannounced games for the Switch including Dragon Ball FighterZ and Fortnite .

Author: 0 Canon will no longer sell any film cameras

Anyone who wants to keep shooting with film can switch to Nikon (which is not an easy ask, considering the sharply divided loyalty of customers between the two companies.) Nikon's FM10 and F6 both still use film and are available to buy. "Although it is truly selfish, thank you for your kind understanding of the circumstances", Canon wrote on its website . Canon stated that they will "take fix measures until October 31, 2025", so long as parts allow.