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August 8, 2017 10:09 PM Disney to launch new ESPN streaming service in 2018 after ending Netflix deal

ESPN President John Skipper is excited over plans to add a new sports streaming service in 2018. The Walt Disney Company announced Tuesday that it will launch its own streaming service after ending its licensing and distribution deal with Netflix. The company announced Tuesday that it will acquire majority ownership of BAMtech, a leading streaming company 71

August 8, 2017 8:11 PM Spotify makes its Xbox One debut

Microsoft and Spotify are joining forces to let Xbox One users stream music while playing games. The two companies said on Tuesday gamers can now play Spotify songs directly from their Xbox One consoles. In a blog post, Mikael Ericsson -- Spotify's product director for platform and partner experience -- said Xbox users have long requested the ability 71

July 14, 2017 6:16 PM Chinese mall unveils 'husband storage pods' with video games

July 14 (UPI) -- A Chinese mall is aiming to keep men from becoming bored on shopping trips with video game-equipped "husband storage pods." The Global Harbor mall in Shanghai unveiled the four pods, The Paper reported, which are composed of glass booths containing chairs and PC gaming set-ups, complete with multiple peripherals. The mall said the video 51

July 5, 2017 11:18 PM Intel, John McAfee settle lawsuits over antivirus pioneer's name

NEW YORK John McAfee, the creator of eponymous antivirus computer software, has settled a lawsuit against Intel Corp (INTC.O) over his right to use his name on other projects after the chipmaker bought his former company. U.S. District Judge Paul Oetken in Manhattan dismissed McAfee's September 2016 lawsuit and a countersuit by Intel on Wednesday, five days after 102

June 22, 2017 4:11 AM Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Edge, emoji, input, gaming, and even calculator features

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with a long list of features and improvements spanning Edge, emoji, OneDrive, keyboard, handwriting, sound, gaming, settings, shell, My People, calculator, accessibility, security, Hyper-V, and mixed reality. This is the fourth build of the upcoming Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, which is slated 200

June 12, 2017 10:30 AM Why VR was a conspicuous no-show at Microsoft's Xbox One X launch

Guess we'll wait until next year, Microsoft. After originally touting the powerful new Xbox One X (formerly Project Scorpio) as a VR-capable console last year, Microsoft backed way off during its formal E3 2017 launch—not even mentioning virtual reality. To be fair, Microsoft previously signaled that virtual reality was not going to be a priority for the Xbox One X at first 107

June 11, 2017 11:22 PM Microsoft’s Xbox One X Console Goes on Sale in November for $499

Company says videogame console has more power, speed and graphical fidelity than predecessors Microsoft Corp. on Sunday said its next videogame console will go on sale Nov. 7 for $499, about $100 more than Sony Corp.’s high-end PlayStation 4 Pro. The Xbox One X will be Microsoft’s smallest gaming machine yet in size, though it packs in more power, speed 58

June 11, 2017 1:01 PM We played 15 minutes of the new 'Star Wars Battlefront II' story

What is Operation Cinder and how is it meant to squash those filthy Rebels? Star Wars: Battlefront II brings back the fantasy, wish-fulfilling online action that the 2015 game nailed so well, but it also fixes a major drawback of that earlier game: the lack of a story mode. The original Battlefront went without a Star Wars tale, because "very few people 94

June 2, 2017 1:58 PM Sony Launches First Title From New Smartphone-Game Unit

The company said users could start signing up for a mobile version of “Everybody's Golf,” a popular game that has been available since 1997 mainly for PlayStation platforms. It said the phone app would be available soon and free to download for Apple Inc.’s iPhones and handsets running the Android operating system from Google parent Alphabet Inc. As with many other 67

May 26, 2017 1:03 PM Far Cry 5 Release Date, Price, and Editions Announced

Ubisoft announced the release date for Far Cry 5 as February 27, 2018. The game will be available on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Furthermore there will be three editions of the game. At the moment only the Far Cry 5 Deluxe Edition for the PS4 and Xbox One is available for pre-order in India. No pricing has been announced yet and it is unclear if the Gold Edition 130