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Microsoft Reveals New Band 2, Lumia Phones, Surface Pro 4, and Surface Book

At a media event today, Microsoft announced a handful of new products and several updates to existing products coming from the company in 2015 and beyond. Topics for today's event included the Microsoft Band 2, Lumia 950 and 950 XL smartphones, Microsoft Surface Pro 4, and the all-new Surface …

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Google's new Meter app for Android turns your wallpaper into a live widget

Google is tinkering again, this time bringing a live wallpaper that may actually be useful. Meter, a project from Google’s Creative Lab, will tell you when you might want to charge your device or use cellular instead of Wi-Fi.<p>Conceptually, the wallpaper also acts as a widget, which displays …

Ubisoft announces Far Cry Primal, coming this February

After literally 24 hours of teasing (and a leak or two), Ubisoft has finally revealed the next <i>Far Cry</i> game, entitled <i>Far Cry Primal</i> — and there will be mammoths. It's coming February 23rd, 2016 to the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, while a PC version will ship in March.<p>The game is being developed by …

Could Rainbow Six Siege actually be changing America's youth?

We've all hesitated to jump on the headsets and start playing a multiplayer game with random people online. Why? The simple reason is because most of …

Minecraft gets Mario 64-like flying powerup

Flying is coming to Minecraft’s adventure mode.<p>Yesterday, a Minecraft developer teased that the PC version was getting a secret feature inspired by Super Mario 64. Today, Minecraft lead developer Jens Bergensten revealed that flying is coming to Minecraft — and it’s going to work a lot like the …

Far Cry Primal Trailer, Release Date, Gameplay Details Officially Released

Ubisoft has officially announced Far Cry Primal, a new entry in the first-person shooter series that takes players to the "savage Stone Age." It will be released worldwide on February 23, 2016 for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, followed by a PC release in March.<p>Described as a "full-fledged …

Halo 5's Forge Mode Not Coming Until December, But It Looks Amazing

Ahead of the release of Halo 5: Guardians this month, Microsoft today published a new video and an in-depth blog post for the sci-fi shooter's map-editing Forge tools. Forge mode was originally introduced to Halo in 2007 with Halo 3, and, as you'll see in the video below, it's come a long way since …

Microsoft's sleek new Surface Pro 4 is 50% lighter than the last one

Microsoft unveiled the follow-up to its hybrid tablet/ultrabook on Tuesday: the Surface Pro 4, a lightweight alternative to a traditional laptop.<p>The …

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Ubisoft announces new, prehistoric Far Cry: Primal survival game with February release date

The Stone Age is coming to Far Cry.<p>Publisher Ubisoft held a special livestreaming event today to announce a new game in the Far Cry series called Far Cry: Primal. This game takes the first-person survival elements of that franchise to a new extreme by setting the adventure during the Stone Age. It …

Capcom: "Stay Tuned" for Resident Evil 7, No Plans for New Devil May Cry

Capcom is planning a new Resident Evil spinoff shooter game and multiple new HD remakes, but what about the next entry in the core series? Capcom is still not ready to share specifics about a follow-up to 2012's Resident Evil 6, but now, veteran producer Masachika Kawata has told fans to "stay …

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Hearthstone overtakes Dota 2 in Twitch’s most-watched games of September

Success is in the cards for Blizzard.<p>Game-streaming hub Twitch revealed a list of the 10 most-watched games on its site for September. League of Legends remained at the top with Counter-Strike: Global Offensive coming in at second, but Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft took the No. 4 spot from Dota …

Far Cry Primal Lead Character Voiced by Adam Jensen Actor

Far Cry Primal's main character, Takkar, will be voiced by Elias Toufexis, the actor who plays Adam Jensen in Square Enix's Deus Ex: Human Revolution and next year's Deus Ex: Mankind Divided.<p>Toufexis announced his involvement today on Twitter. "Yeah. I play the lead character in this bad boy. …

Apple approved an ad-blocking app that even works on its own News app

In an odd move, Apple has approved an ad-blocking iOS app that even works on its own News app. This could be a philosophical statement about user …

Why Destiny is on your PlayStation 4, even if you didn't buy it

Destiny is the U2 of PlayStation<p>Some PlayStation 4 owners were surprised to turn on their consoles today and find <i>Destiny: The Taken King</i> sitting alongside their other games on the system's dashboard, even if they hadn't purchased the game. But that's a feature, not a bug — and there's a way to …

This Lexus IS was built entirely out of cardboard

And you thought the seats in your car were uncomfortable. Imagine if they were made from vertically sandwiched corrugated cardboard.<p>On Monday, Lexus …

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Hands-on with Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book

Microsoft today unveiled the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, the company’s flagship Windows 10 computers. As their names imply, the former is an iterative release and the latter is a completely new product.<p>At first glance it may not seem like there’s much difference here: These are both lightweight …

Microsoft Unveils The Lumia 950 And Lumia 950 XL, Two Powerful Windows Phones

Microsoft unveiled the best phones no one buys at a press conference in New York today. As expected, the company showcased two new flagship devices, the Lumia 950 and the Lumia 950 XL. As the names suggest, the XL variant is a phablet. These devices come with great specs. Yet, these devices are …

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