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Tencent confirms deal to buy majority stake in Supercell from SoftBank for $8.6B

It is finally confirmed: Tencent has announced that it has acquired a majority ownership of Supercell, the massively profitable Finnish firm behind hit game Clash Of Clans, for around $8.6 billion.<p>Tencent has been rumored to be close to a deal to buy the shares from SoftBank for the past month or …

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WW1 Scout you can Build-RAF SE5a Updated!

MAN contributor and prolific model airplane designer Pat Tritle has another great construction article coming. This time it is the famous British …

Microsoft Updates OneNote For Apple Products

Microsoft debuted a number of changes to OneNote for Apple products — iPad, iPhone, and Mac — today that broaden the functionality of the note-taking tool.<p>Users of OneNote for Mac can now connect to OneDrive for Business accounts. Across all three devices, OneNote users can now add files to their …

Spotify Adds An Equalizer So You Can Turn Up The Bass

A small but notable update to the Spotify iOS application is sure to please music fans: the company has just rolled out a new equalizer feature which lets you adjust your music by choosing from one of several presets, or by dragging the points in the graph using your finger for a more precise and …

Twitter's future could depend on pushing video tweets to other sites

The old metric that tracks the growth of Twitter’s logged-in user base might not be relevant for much longer. “Viewing audience” might become an important thing to watch in Twitter’s performance numbers.<p>That’s because Twitter is getting much better at, and much more focused on, extending sponsored …

Selfie-lovers, Microsoft is making a Windows Phone just for you

Despite revealing that its Nokia purchase cut into its bottom line this past quarter, it looks like Microsoft will be releasing two more Windows phones in the near future.<p>The two phones in question will be one so-called “selfie” phone and one “affordable high-end phone” with a PureView camera, …

Android Fake ID bug exposes smartphones and tablets

<b>An Android flaw has been uncovered that lets malware insert malicious code into other apps, gain access to the user's credit card data and take control of the device's settings.</b><p>BlueBox Labs said it was particularly concerning as phone and tablet owners did not need to grant the malware special …

Microsoft is about to launch a selfie phone and a new 'high-end' Windows Phone

Microsoft is planning to launch two new Windows Phone 8.1 devices shortly. Sources familiar with the company’s plans tell <i>The Verge</i> that Microsoft devices chief Stephen Elop revealed both handsets during an internal company meeting this week. Elop showed off what he described as a “selfie phone” …