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Nintendo Finally Says Goodbye To 3D - Kotaku
Few video game systems have had as strange a journey as Nintendo's 3DS. The spunky portable console flopped, got a massive price cut, gradually built up a spectacular library of games, and received several bizarre (and confusing) hardware models ...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: The Kotaku Review - Kotaku
Normally in a situation where a game we've reviewed in the past gets an updated version on a new console, we'd simply republish the original review with some notes on any significant differences. The Mario Kart 8 situation is a little different. The ...

Samsung won't stop saying weird things about the Galaxy S8's design - BGR
A little over three weeks ago, Samsung felt it needed to explain the design of its gorgeous Galaxy S8 to everyone with yet another annoying design story. If you ask me, the Galaxy S8's design doesn't need any explanations, at least as long as they ...

Galaxy S8 users are getting plagued by random restarts - BGR
The Galaxy S8's been out for a week now, which means early buyers have had a chance to test the phone in the wild. As is the case with any new smartphone, various issues were reported so far, including the red display problem that Samsung already ...

Amazon's Alexa can now whisper, bleep out swear words, and change its pitch - The Verge
Amazon is trying to make its Alexa voice assistant sound more humanlike. Up until now, the female-sounding voice maintained an even, monotone cadence whenever speaking, but with Amazon's new Speech Synthesis Markup Language that the company ...

Heroes of the Storm's 2.0 update is about rewards, not changing the game - VentureBeat
The developer has made a big to-do about Heroes of the Storm 2.0, effectively relaunching its free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) for PC. It launched earlier this week, introducing a new rewards program that takes a lot of cues from ...

Apple Loop: New iPhone 7S Leaks, Disappointing iPhone 8 Delay, Microsoft Surface Vs MacBook Pro - Forbes
Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week's Apple Loop includes which new iPhone will get an OLED screen, production issues with the iPhone 8, more details on the iPhone 7S, discounts on the MacBook Pro, Apple's role as ...

Nintendo Talks NES Classic Edition Discontinuation As Sales Surpass 2 Million - GameSpot
"We've got a lot going on right now and we don't have unlimited resources." Last updated by Chris Pereira on April 28, 2017 at 3:52PM. 32 Comments. Leave Blank. Want the latest gaming news as it breaks? All the highlights in the world of games ...

Facebook and Google confirmed as victims of $100M phishing scam - The Verge
Last month, the Department of Justice charged a Lithuanian man for fraud, aggravated identity theft, and money laundering after documents revealed he scammed two major tech companies for over $100 million by masquerading as a Taiwanese electronics ...

Amazon is shutting down its 'Underground Actually Free' program that gives away free Android apps - TechCrunch
Late on Friday, Amazon announced it will be shutting down its ?Underground Actually Free? program, which offers customers free versions of Android apps that would typically cost money, including those that relied on in-app purchases but were otherwise ...

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