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October 22, 2018 6:14 PM Oculus co-founder to leave Facebook

(Reuters) - VR headset maker Oculus co-founder Brendan Trexler Iribe is leaving Facebook Inc, according to his post on the social media network on Monday. Oculus, which makes Oculus Rift and Gear VR headsets, was acquired by Facebook in 2014 for $3 billion. In 2016, Facebook reassigned Iribe, who had been Oculus’ chief executive, to head development 78

October 8, 2018 3:18 PM Microsoft testing new game-streaming service

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is testing a new game streaming service called Project xCloud that is designed to work across PCs, consoles and mobile devices, the company said on Monday. “We are testing Project xCloud today. The test runs on devices (mobile phones, tablets) paired with an Xbox Wireless Controller through Bluetooth, and it is also playable 81

August 24, 2018 7:16 AM T-Mobile discovers security breach of certain customer information

(Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) and its unit Metro PCS informed customers on Thursday about a potential security breach that was discovered and shut down by the company. The cyber-security team found and shut down unauthorized access to certain information on Aug. 20, and reported the matter to authorities, T-Mobile said in a statement t-mo.co/2wrr9Cq on its website 67

August 21, 2018 10:35 PM ‎Microsoft Outlook on the App Store

Outlook lets you bring all your email accounts and calendars in one convenient spot. Whether it’s staying on top of your inbox or scheduling the next big thing, we make it easy to be your most productive, organized, and connected self. - Focus on the right things with our smart inbox - we help you sort between messages you need to act on straight away and everything 103

May 25, 2018 2:31 AM Apple blocks Steam's plan to extend its video games to iPhones

(Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has blocked the plans of the biggest distributor of PC-based video games to extend its reach into iPhones, according to the game distributor, a sign that Apple is serious about protecting its ability to take a cut of digital purchases made inside games on its mobile devices. Steam, the dominant online store for downloaded 76

March 17, 2018 5:04 PM Why ‘Fortnite’ Gamers on Xbox Can’t Join Their Friends on PlayStation

Major console makers like Microsoft and Sony support ‘cross-play’ with PCs and smartphones—but not always with each other For a short while on a Thursday in September, fans of the videogame “Fortnite” got something that had seemed hopelessly out of reach—a chance to play together on competing consoles. Epic Games Inc., creator of the popular combat game, had accidentally 57

January 16, 2018 8:05 PM Chinese carmaker Chery to use Nvidia's self-driving technology

(Reuters) - Nvidia Corp said on Tuesday China’s Chery Automobile Co [CHERY.UL] would use its self-driving technology that it has developed with Baidu and ZF Friedrichshafen AG [ZFF.UL]. Chery will be the first Chinese carmaker to adopt the new system, Nvidia said. (bit.ly/2EOUx89) Chinese internet search firm Baidu and German auto supplier ZF had selected 46

December 11, 2017 5:56 PM Apple confirms deal to buy music discovery app Shazam

SAN FRANSICO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) on Monday confirmed it had reached a deal to acquire Shazam Entertainment Ltd, the U.K.-based app that lets users identify songs by pointing a smart phone at the audio source. Apple did not give a price for the acquisition. Technology news website TechCrunch reported the deal on Friday with a price of as much as $400 million 65

November 15, 2017 11:30 PM Black Friday's biggest deals and savings

Black Friday deals have already been announced by Amazon, Best Buy, Dell, Kohl's, Target and Walmart. (REUTERS/David McNew ) Concerned about Black Friday shopping? Customers figuring out what gifts to buy friends and family can already start taking advantage of holiday deals. Thanksgiving is on Nov. 23 -- but retailers have already started offering Black 105

October 17, 2017 7:01 PM PCs aren't dead: First growth expected since 2011

Research firm Gartner on Tuesday said worldwide sales of PCs, tablets and smartphones will rise 2% in 2018. That's the highest year-over-year growth since 2015. According to Gartner, it's a "misconception" that people rely on PCs less than smartphones. "Our latest online end-user survey shows that users depend just as much on PCs or tablets as they do on smartphones 57