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Microsoft’s Mixer Could Shake Up the Streaming Game

Microsoft on Thursday announced Mixer, a rebranded version of its game-streaming service previously known as “Beam.” In addition to the name change, the service will include a number of new features designed to attract more gamers. The added features will unlock new possibilities for social streaming, while also helping viewers find specific content across the service, according to… Read More »

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 successor could launch tomorrow; here’s everything we know so far

Barely a week after the annual developer conference, Microsoft is ready to hold another event tomorrow. Scheduled to be held in Shanghai, China, Microsoft is widely believed to launch the next Surface Pro at the event. Now, of course, the company itself has kept mum about giving out any kind of detail about the event tomorrow, for that… Read More »

Samsung Pay Is Here, and It Could Be the Best Reason to Get the Galaxy S8

On a trip to the mall late last year, as I got to the checkout kiosk to pay for the clothes I had just bought, I realised I didn’t have my wallet on me. Forced to make the walk back to where I had parked, I envied people living in countries that have had the option to pay… Read More »

Syria war Russian officers could face sanctions

G7 foreign ministers will attempt to agree a common position on the Syrian conflict, before the US secretary of state flies to Russia to try to persuade it to abandon its Syrian ally. Rex Tillerson will also meet officials from allied Middle Eastern countries before heading to Moscow. The UK has suggested threatening tightly-focused sanctions on Russian and… Read More »

Saddam Hussein warned the US it could not govern Iraq

Saddam Hussein warned the Americans they would be unable to run Iraq after the 2003 war because they did not understand the language, the history, or the “Arab mind”. After he had been captured in December 2003, the toppled Iraqi president was interviewed by John Nixon. Mr Nixon, who was a senior analyst with the CIA, has now… Read More »

Android 7.0 Nougat could be released as soon as next month

If you have been keeping track of Google’s work on the next major Android update, then you have surely noticed that the search giant is definitely pushing thing along a lot faster this time around. Instead of waiting for Google I/O 2016, the first developer preview builds of the OS came out on March 9, two moths or… Read More »

Oil boost could help ECB medicine work

Is the spectre of deflation finally being lifted from Europe’s economy, still struggling to get on its feet after the economic crisis? Consumer prices in the 19-member euro zone halted their slide in March, the EU’s statistics agency said on Thursday. Add to that an emerging consensus that oil prices may have bottomed out and could even rise… Read More »

Adverts could soon be coming to Facebook Messenger, leaked documents reportedly show

Companies will reportedly be able to send advertising messages to customers in the near future Adverts could soon be coming to a Facebook chat near you. The social network is planning on introducing adverts to theFacebook Messenger app in the second quarter of this year, as revealed in a leaked document reportedly obtained byTechCrunch. According to the document, the origins… Read More »