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The developers behind the popular indie adventure title, Firewatch, is now working under Valve. The 12 person development team will continue working on its next game, which will now be a Valve title. Read more...

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Microsoft is finally adding a dark theme to the File Explorer, as has been discovered in the latest build of Windows 10 Redstone 5. Once available, it can be turned on via the Settings app. Read more...

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Microsoft has released a brand new Xbox One version 1805 build to the Preview Alpha ring. Along with new features announced earlier this week, it includes some fixes and known issues. Read more...

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The games heading to Microsoft's Games with Gold program next month were revealed prematurely today. The titles are Metal Gear Solid V, Super Mega Baseball 2, Sega Vintage Collection, and Vanquish. Read more...

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Today's highlighted Pay What You Want deal is the Absolute Python Bundle. These five courses are your path to expert-level Python programming. Get the entire bundle for around $13, or pay $1 for 1. Read more...

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This weekend's PC game deals include a brand new Pick & Mix bundle from Fanatical featuring games from Curve Digital, a Steam Spring Sale centered on VR titles, the Most Wanted GOG Sale, and more. Read more...

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After the ZTE ban, China is looking at ways to speed up its chip manufacturing process. The country had previous plans to increase production by 2025 but now things have become more urgent. Read more...

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If you are into Fortnite: Battle Royale, you might want to head out to your local Microsoft Store starting this Friday. The stores are holding an event that will see winners showered in V-Bucks. Read more...

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Valve has lost its appeal against an AU$3 million penalty for misleading consumers about their rights regarding refunds in Australia. The company now must pay the fine and put a notice on its site. Read more...

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Honor is known for its smartphones but it also produces a range of other products. The firm has now released its latest entry for its laptop line called the MagicBook with Intel's 8th-gen CPU. Read more...

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Microsoft announced the features that are coming in the next feature update to the Xbox One family of consoles today. They include the ability to set the refresh rate to 120Hz, and more. Read more...

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Verizon released an over-the-air update for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge today, promising Android Oreo. But while the release notes say Oreo is included, it's just a security update for Nougat. Read more...

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It was reported a while back that Microsoft will be adding a new Career system to Xbox Live. Now, the feature has been detailed in a new report, showing how users will be able to earn EXP. Read more...

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Microsoft today released Windows 10 for PCs Insider Preview build 17134 to the Slow ring. The build is currently in testing as the release candidate for the upcoming spring feature update. Read more...

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According to a new report, LG is planning to include a dedicated hardware button for Google Assistant on its upcoming G7 ThinQ flagship smartphone, following in the steps of Samsung's Bixby button. Read more...

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With today's TechBargain you can save $150 off the list price of this Ultra HD 4K LED-backlit 27" IPS display, and get a $150 Dell gift card thrown in for free with the purchase. Limited time offer! Read more...

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With today's highlighted deal you can save a bundle off an MCSA SQL training course. A lucrative Microsoft Server Management career begins with this 53-hour bundle via Neowin Deals. Read more...

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The Twitter PWA, which is still only available to Windows Insiders on Windows 10 Redstone 4 or 5, has been updated to allow pinning user profiles on the Start menu, which then become Live Tiles. Read more...

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Lenovo's third-generation ThinkPad X1 Yoga looks similar to last year's model, but it does solve a couple of pain points, such as audio quality. Here's our review of the new flagship convertible. Read more...

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Alexa fans in Australia will soon be able to purchase the Amazon Echo Spot, the company's smart speaker featuring a built-in 2.5-inch display, from April 26 for a retail price of AU$199. Read more...

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Despite Microsoft's repeated requests for an extension to the standard 90-day disclosure deadline, Google has gone on to reveal a "medium" severity flaw in systems with UMCI, such as Windows 10 S. Read more...

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Microsoft has begun rolling out Windows 10 build 17134 to HoloLens that have opted into receiving Redstone 4 previews. The build is a release candidate for the upcoming spring feature update. Read more...

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LinkedIn's AutoFill feature and a cross-site scripting vulnerability may have allowed external sites to stealthily harvest private user data, such as email addresses, phone numbers and work history. Read more...

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Amazon has now launched Amazon Skill Blueprints for Alexa in the United States. Users can create lots of custom skills from over twenty new templates spanning four categories that have been launched. Read more...

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A report today suggests that Amazon is testing a special range of Echo speakers for use in cars, in India. These speakers will reportedly be paired with a smartphone and will sit on the dashboard. Read more...

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