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9 things we just learned about Xbox, Game Pass, and Microsoft's future of gaming

9 things we just learned about Xbox, Game Pass, and Microsoft’s future of gaming

Image: Microsoft/Kotaku Microsoft is making great strides and Game pass is just one piece of the puzzle. The subscription service has kept the Xbox Series X/S relevant despite the lack of recent conversation-stealing exclusives, but the company appears to be looking to the mobile space for its next big gaming push. ps5 console warriors discuss …

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Today's best deals: Black Friday kicks off with 4K TVs, iPads and more

Today’s best deals: Black Friday kicks off with 4K TVs, iPads and more

This week’s Dealmaster reflects the rising tide of early Black Friday deals as they prepare for the potential tsunami in late November. We’re seeing discounts across many of the product categories we’ve come to expect from Black Friday and the holiday season, including a range of Apple devices, Roomba robot vacuums, Google and Amazon smart …

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Can you really earn Overwatch 2 skins faster by playing World of Warcraft instead?

Can you really earn Overwatch 2 skins faster by playing World of Warcraft instead?

An enterprising (and possibly mischievous) Reddit user suggested it’s faster to win Monitor 2 skins while playing World of Warcraft than playing Monitor 2. The Redditor, who goes by the username Everdale, pointed out on the Overwatch subreddit that World of Warcraftin-game gold currency can be exchanged for wow Tokens, which can then be redeemed …

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Field test: Lapierre XRM 8.9 - Firm French Flier - Pinkbike

Field test: Lapierre XRM 8.9 – Firm French Flier – Pinkbike

PINKBIKE FIELD TEST Lapierre XRM 8.9 Lyrics by Matt Beer; photography by Tom Richards Although you might be tired of hearing the term, the Lapierre marketing team decided to use the downcountry designation to describe the intent of their XRM series of short-travel bikes. Although there are two frames in Lapierre’s cross-country stable that share …

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Apple vs. Everyone: Why Rivals Sharpen Knives

Apple vs. Everyone: Why Rivals Sharpen Knives

iPhone users: Did you buy an audiobook from Spotify’s iOS app? If you’ve used the app recently, the answer is probably no, but not due to any lack of effort on Spotify’s part. Audio giant admits painstakingly developing workarounds for its fledgling audiobook business, led by Nir Zicherman, to circumvent Apple’s in-app purchase system, which …

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DJI Launch Live: The DJI Mavic 3 Classic drone has officially landed

Refresh 2022-11-02T13:27:31.819Z (Image credit: DJI) 2022-11-02T13:05:50.015Z And what about the prices? You can pre-order the DJI Mavic 3 Classic now for $1,469 / £1,309 / AU$2,299 (drone only) or $1,749 / £1,529 / $2,599 with the excellent DJI RC controller. A quick glance at the DJI Store (opens in a new tab)it looks like shipping …

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Canon R6-II Hands-on: faster, more resolution and less heating problems |  Engadget

Canon R6-II Hands-on: faster, more resolution and less heating problems | Engadget

Just two years after the launch of the original EOS R6, Canon has unveiled its successor, the $2,500 EOS R6 Mark II. It brings a number of key improvements, like a high-resolution 24.2-megapixel sensor and faster shooting speeds. More importantly, Canon has significantly reduced the overheating issues of the previous model. The EOS R6 was …

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Spotify goes to war with Apple after the App Store rejects its big new feature |  CNN Business

Spotify goes to war with Apple after the App Store rejects its big new feature | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — Spotify is looking to give Apple a good bruise in the press. Music streamer takes grievance to Silicon Valley goliath audience, openly lashing out at company over dispute centered on Apple’s 30% App Store fee for service transactions integrated digital. “We’re talking about this because it reflects Apple’s anti-competitive practices …

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