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CD Projekt can’t guarantee next-gen Cyberpunk 2077 and Witcher 3 upgrades will arrive this year

It’s no secret that Cyberpunk 2077 disappointed many people, especially those unfortunate enough to have bought a copy for a last-gen console, but developer CD Projekt said next-gen (or current-gen, to be more accurate) versions of both its futuristic RPG and The Witcher 3 would arrive this year. Now, however, the company warns that it […]

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Twitter rolls out “Super Followers,” letting select creators charge to access their content

Twitter is venturing into dangerous territory with paid content. Initially, I suspect most participants will abide by the spirit of the feature. Over time, however, it’s easy to imagine how some might go overboard with the feature and elect to put all of their content behind a paywall. What will become of Twitter at that […]

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Samsung’s ISOCELL HP1 is the first 200-megapixel camera sensor for phones

Not content with a 108-megapixel sensor, Samsung has made a 200-megapixel monstrosity that’s designed to trade off resolution for better low-light performance when needed, thanks to pixel-binning. It will most certainly land in a Galaxy S or Galaxy Z phone at some point in the future, but it may actually debut in a Xiaomi device […]

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Sony to stream PlayStation 5 games showcase on September 9

Sony is nearly ready to show off what it has in store for the PlayStation 5 this holiday season. Sid Shuman, senior director of global content communication at PlayStation, said in a newly published blog post that Sony will hold its next PlayStation showcase on September 9. It’ll run roughly 40 minutes and include updates […]

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Gigabyte finally gets around to posting RMA portal for explosive PSUs

It’s been nearly three weeks since Gigabyte publicly addressed issues concerning its GP-P850GM and GP-P750GM power supplies. Only now, however, has the company actually gotten around to putting up an exchange / refund request form. Apparently, the company’s recent data breach slowed its plans considerably. If you recall, the two models in question had been […]

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Apple decides to allow ‘reader apps’ to link to external payment portals and Tim Sweeney is not happy

In agreement with the Japan Fair Trade Commission, Apple will allow some apps to link to their respective websites to set up subscriptions without going through its payment system. While it seems to be a step in the right direction, the rule sets up a double standard that Epic’s Tim Sweeney is not happy with. […]

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This unsuspecting Lightning cable packs an implant that can log everything you type

Dubbed OMG Cables, these new variants are more capable than their counterparts. According to their creator, payloads can be triggered from over one mile away. Attackers can use them to log keystrokes and change keyboard mappings. There is also a geofencing feature, a kill switch and the ability to forge the identity of specific USB […]