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Sony is skipping E3 in 2019

“As the industry evolves, Sony Interactive Entertainment continues to look for inventive opportunities to engage the community,” it said in a statement. “PlayStation fans mean the world to us and we always want to innovate, think differently and experiment with new ways to delight gamers. As a result, we have decided not to participate in […]

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Why 5G, AI, and the cloud will be critical to managing a future full of micro data centers

Edge computing and micro data centers are key trends, accordingto Kevin Brown, vice president of innovation and CTO for the IT division at Schneider Electric. Brown talked to TechRepublic’s Senior Writer Teena Maddox at the Innovation Summit North America in Atlanta and the following is an edited transcript of the interview. Brown said, “There are […]

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Discord now offers early access games on its PC store

Many games have been popularized through this model, such as Ark: Survival Evolved, Conan Exiles, and even Fortnite. The early access games at launch include Mad Machines, a Rocket League-like soccer game featuring robots which will be exclusive to Discord, Parkasaurus, a Sims meets Jurassic Park game, sandbox RPG Kynseed, first-person psychological horror game Visage, […]

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Optical Fiber Capable of 1 Petabit/Second Transfer Speed Developed

A number of research teams came together and have successfully developed a Fibre Cable which can generate Internet speed up to one Petabit per second. Hokkaido University developed the fiber with the help of tools from the equipment maker Fujikura. While the transmission system was developed by the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology in Japan, Macquarie University in […]

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Google’s Pixel Slate ships in December

The $599 entry version with a Celeron Chip and 4GB RAM/32GB storage (which isn’t yet at Best Buy) will be available December 11-12th — as will the $999 Core i3 with 8GB RAM/128GB storage. If you’re after the Celeron variant with double the specs of the cheapest Slate, at $699, that will ship December 18-19th. […]

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Pixel ‘Night Mode’ sees in the dark

How to sell smoking in 2018.Big tobacco’s new marketing push: Smartphones, style and EDM A joint Point and Engadget investigation has found that several British American Tobacco brands sponsored music events and created entirely new lifestyle brands that initially seem unrelated to cigarettes. But on closer inspection, they are used to raise awareness of cigarette […]