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Amazon Prime Video launches globally on Xbox consoles

By |October 31st, 2017|

 Today, Amazon Prime Video is launching globally for Xbox One, and will also be available on the new Xbox One X when it lands in stores on November 7. The streaming app, which is the only place to watch Amazon Originals like Transparent and Mozart in the Jungle, is going live in Canada, Mexico, France, --> READ MORE

‘House of Cards’ production halted ‘until further notice’ in response to Kevin Spacey allegations

By |October 31st, 2017|

 The fallout from allegations around House of Cards star Kevin Spacey continues. Netflix and production company Media Rights Capital say that they’ve actually halted production on the show: “MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on HOUSE OF CARDS season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and --> READ MORE

Microsoft launches a revamped version of Mixer into beta

By |October 31st, 2017|

 Microsoft today announced the launch of a new beta version of its mobile gameplay streaming app, Mixer, for both iOS and Android. The company says the new app features an entirely different codebase that will allow it to roll out updates more quickly, and includes a number of changes focused on improving the core user --> READ MORE

Gaming accessories firm Razer to raise up to $550M in Hong Kong IPO

By |October 31st, 2017|

 Razer, the U.S.-Singapore firm that produces PCs and peripherals for gamers, is set to raise as much as $550 million from its Hong Kong IPO after it revealed its price range. The company first filed to go public in July, and today it confirmed that it plans to offer 1,063,600,000 shares at a range of --> READ MORE

Google’s Fast Pair feature starts arriving on non-Pixel Android phones

By |October 31st, 2017|

 In the avalanche of news that was Google’s Pixel 2 event last month, the company kind of glossed over the Fast Pair feature. Understandably so — it had a lot to get through at the event. And besides, it was far from the coolest thing about the company’s new Pixel Buds headphones (that title goes --> READ MORE

Apple releases iOS 11.1 with shiny new emojis

By |October 31st, 2017|

 New emojis. Do you need to hear anything else? Apple just released an iOS update. iOS 11.1 is the first feature update for iOS 11. It adds a couple of new things, starting with dozens of new emojis. Apple already previewed some of the new emojis, but they are now available to everyone. It includes --> READ MORE

Applications to volunteer at Disrupt Berlin are now open

By |October 31st, 2017|

 If you’re looking to roll up your sleeves to help put on the best startup show in Berlin, you should definitely sign up to be a TechCrunch Work Exchange Volunteer at Disrupt Berlin 2017. TechCrunch is thrilled to announce that we are now accepting applications to the Work Exchange at this year’s show in Berlin, and we hope --> READ MORE

Alas, Astropad’s ‘Camera Button’ was too cool for Apple

By |October 31st, 2017|

 Astropad’s forthcoming Luna display adapter and software turns your iPad into a wireless, essentially lag-free monitor for your Mac – and the company wanted to make it even cooler by including a clever hack that turned the iPad’s mostly useless front-facing camera into a software button. But, unsurprisingly, Apple has nixed the feature by rejecting --> READ MORE

Microsoft rolls out LinkedIn integrations in Outlook.com

By |October 31st, 2017|

 Microsoft’s $26.2 billion acquisition of business networking site LinkedIn is starting to pay off – at least in terms of product integrations that make sense. The company today announced that LinkedIn integration within Outlook.com is now going live, allowing email users to view insights, profile pictures, work history and more from within their inbox. The --> READ MORE

Kevin Rose launches free rapid meditation app Oak

By |October 31st, 2017|

 If it’s tough to find even five minutes of quiet in your busy day, Oak could be the meditation app for you. Launched today by Digg founder and True Ventures partner Kevin Rose, the free Oak app offers quick and simple breathing exercises as well as longer guided and DIY meditations. Read More Source: News