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Telltale to retire its game engine in favour of Unity

The Telltale Tool has been a staple of the company's games since the beginning, long before the popularity of The Walking Dead in 2012. Many fans of The ...


Koh YEAH! Apple and Samsung finally settle iPhone patent spat

The Apple Inc. logo is shown outside the company's Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco, California, U.S., June 13, 2016. But the case has had a las...


Facebook Unsurprisingly Shelve Project Aquila - Broadband via Drones

Facebook has ended its involvement in building internet connectivity-boosting drones in the United Kingdom over concerns about excess competition, shutting th...


White woman nicknamed 'Permit Patty' regrets confrontation over black girl selling water

She stressed that Ettel's behavior wasn't motivated by racism but that the decision to pretend to call police was one of poor judgment. It started with Ettel ...


Instagram may be worth more than $100-billion

Six years later, there's still a lot of that taking place on Instagram . You won't have to search to start watching content from people you already follow on...


Mobile FamilyMode lets parents control kids' screen time on any device

Parents have concerns about not only how long their children spend online , but also what they are using various connected devices for. The app is loaded onto...


Supreme Court's sales tax decision will benefit small, local businesses

But the cost increase for them will come in the form of a heavy compliance burden trying to navigate the more than 10,000 tax jurisdictions in the U.S.as 45 o...


Online Sellers Consider How To Comply With Sales Tax Ruling

Prior to this, proponents of brick-and-mortar retailers argued that no requirement to collect taxes meant that online retailers were at a decided advantage,...


The Nokia 3.1 officially arrives in the U.S. for $159

Starting July 2nd, you'll be able to buy the United States version of the Nokia 3 .1 for $159 from Amazon , Best Buy and B&H. It's Oreo-based at launch, but H...


Nintendo Labo goes mainstream with Mario Kart support

The contest begins in July, meaning you now have two reasons to own Labo that you didn't before. The changes to this special edition Switch console are en...


Instagram's redesigned Explore tab is the newest social media time-sucker

When you're ready to leave the video chat, tap the red phone icon at the bottom. You're allowed to call anyone you can direct message by hitting the video but...


Supreme Court says states can require online retailers to collect sales tax

The court chose to overturn a 1992 decision that a physical presence was necessary to require retailers to collect and send sales taxes to a state. States aro...


Aston Martin DBS Superleggera debuts with 715 horsepower

With 715bhp, 664lb.ft of torque , a top speed of 211mph and blistering acceleration that dispatches 0-62mph in just 3.4 seconds and 0-100mph in 6.4 seconds, ...


Apple Starts Making iPhone 6s in India

Therefore, don't expect the iPhone 6s prices to go down immediately. As the Economic Times reports today, local commercial production of the iPhone 6s off...


How to download the iOS 12 public beta right now

All you have to do is sign up with Apple to download it onto your phone . Apple followed up the initial seed of iOS 12 with a secondary release allowing ...


Microsoft Edge mobile browser crosses 5 million downloads on Google Play Store

The Edge beta program is now full, but once spaces reopen you'll be able to opt in via the Google Play Store . While most smartphones use either in-built brows...


Bentley Bentayga claims 2018 Pikes Peak record

To take a luxury SUV with minimal modifications and be able to drive up this course in under 11 minutes is a huge testament to the performance and level of en...


Google Adds Security Metadata To Apps; Allows Peer-To-Peer Sharing

In other words, it's DRM (digital rights management), but Google's intent is to improve the security of the Android platform by making it harder for fraudulent ...


Fortnite: Battle Royale's Playground LTM Coming Very Soon

There's no word on exactly when the new mode will drop, but as items on the in-game news ticker usually come to pass within a week or so, expect it to drop soon...


Bulldog Zsa Zsa wins ugliest dog title

WITH a lolling tongue and a propensity to drool, English Bulldog Zsa Zsa won best in show at World's Ugliest Dog competition in Petaluma, California. It sho...