Friday, 16 November 2018

Fortnite for Xbox One to Get Keyboard and Mouse Support

Fortnite for Xbox One₹ 4,599 will get keyboard and mouse support soon. Announced at X018, Microsoft stated that the feature would be available for the popular battle royale shooter from November 14. And if you were worried about keyboard and mouse Fortnite players having an advantage, Epic Games will match keyboard and…

SoftBank Steps Closer to Transformation With $21-Billion Mobile IPO

SoftBank Group Corp’s domestic telecoms unit on Monday received approval to list on the Tokyo Stock Exchange through one of the biggest-ever initial public offerings (IPO) at CNY 2.4 trillion ($21.04 billion/ roughly Rs. 1,53,500 crores), a regulatory filing showed. The unit, SoftBank Corp, will list on December 19, the filing…

A Changing New York Neighbourhood Wonders How Amazon Would Fit

It was the lunch-hour rush at the Court Square Diner in New York’s Long Island City on Wednesday, and co-owner Nick Kanellos pointed to the elevated subway tracks that rattle overhead as he fretted over the news that Amazon may build a major outpost in the neighbourhood. Like many long-time inhabitants, he…

Facebook, Google Tools Reveal Political Ad Removal Data

Public databases that shine a light on online political ads – launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday’s US elections – offer the public the first broad view of how quickly the companies yank advertisements that break their rules. The databases also provided campaigns unprecedented insight into opponents’ online marketing, enabling them to capitalise on…

Mass Effect: Andromeda Xbox One X Patch Released

Eighteen months after Mass Effect: Andromeda’s release date, developer Bioware has put out an Xbox One X₹ 42,160 patch for the game. The Mass Effect: Andromeda Xbox One X patch download size is 1.68GB and it adds 4K and HDR support to the game on Microsoft’s iterative console. At launch, Mass Effect:…

Google Reportedly Planning Big New York City Expansion

The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is planning a major expansion in New York City. The newspaper reported Wednesday that the company plans to add space for more than 12,000 additional New York workers. The Journal cited anonymous people familiar with the plans. The paper said Google has New York real estate deals…

Facebook Messenger to Soon Let You Delete a Message Within 10 Minutes of Sending

Facebook is planning to roll out a new update to Messenger that will allow users to delete sent messages from chat threads within 10 minutes of sending. A Twitter user spotted the feature listed as “coming soon” in the release notes for version 191.0 of Messenger’s iOS client, The Verge reported on Wednesday. “Coming soon:…