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Gmail iOS beta's big change makes it the must-have email app

Although Apple restricts you from changing the default mail app for anything on iOS, there are a few decent email apps in the App Store, such as Spark, Airmail, Alto, and Edison Mail. There might be other IMAP email accounts supported, but right now the support is very limited to just a couple other third-party services. Which non-Google accounts can you add? What is required to join Gmail's beta test? Google is now trialling access to Outlook, Hotmail, Live, Yahoo and others in a new ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Microsoft's Snapdragon laptops will have multi-day battery life

Microsoft's Snapdragon laptops will have multi-day battery life

It's been quite some time since we've heard details about Windows 10 on ARM , but Microsoft and Qualcomm both shared interesting news about it during the Qualcomm 4G/5G Summit in Hong Kong this week. It turned out not to be a bug; it just has a great battery life. I don't take my charger with me. "It's that kind of battery life". Multi-day battery life would be a game changing development in mobile computing, and indeed that is exactly how Bernard describes it. Consulte Mais Informação

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Twitter unveils new measures targeting hate and harassment

The policy changes were specifically aimed at protecting women who unknowingly or unwillingly had nude pictures of themselves distributed online or were subject to unwanted sexual advances. User's will also be able to alert the company of offending content through a new reporting system. The three new rule categories around violence and hate speech are less defined, with more details to come at a later date. Consulte Mais Informação

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EA encerra estúdio de Dead Space e Battlefield: Hardline

EA encerra estúdio de Dead Space e Battlefield: Hardline

Na mensagem oficial da EA, é mencionado que o jogo não foi cancelado e que passará para um novo estúdio. Dead Space foi um dos games mais emblemáticos desenvolvidos pela Visceral Games , tendo sido criado três títulos da franquia. "Estamos ansiosos em responder a mais da vossas perguntas e a partilhar mais sobre os nossos planos e janela de lançamento para esta nova experiência Star Wars nos próximos meses", termina a mensagem assinada por Patrick Söderlund , CEO da EA. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook Live now allows built-in screen sharing

Facebook Live now allows built-in screen sharing

The Next Web first noted of this change with a new "Share Screen" option... Instead of downloading a third-party service, you can now simply click the "Share Screen" button that appears once you enter the Live module on desktop. Somewhat unfortunately for Mac users, this feature isn't yet supported in Safari. It doesn't produce the clearest videos either, but if you don't stream for a living anyway, the option looks good enough to use whenever you want to share with friends. Consulte Mais Informação

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Activision patent weaponizes microtransactions through matchmaking

Activision patent weaponizes microtransactions through matchmaking

Essentially what this means is that, Activision will set up a system that will set up multiplayer matches a certain way. Whatever the matter is, microtransactions are very present in modern gaming. In a particular example, the junior player may wish to become an expert sniper in a game. microtransaction engine 128 may match the junior player with a player that is a highly skilled sniper in the game. Consulte Mais Informação

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Facebook's secret hardware lab is losing its chief visionary

Facebook's secret hardware lab is losing its chief visionary

Just before joining Facebook, Dugan led Google's Advanced Technology and Projects ( ATAP ) team that worked on the Project Ara modular phone . Facebook did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Facebook recently put one of its most seasoned executives, Andrew Bosworth, in charge of all its hardware efforts, including Oculus VR and Building 8 - a move aimed at unifying its multi-pronged efforts to build gadgets for consumers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Michael Appleton to take caretaker charge of Leicester City

The popular coach won his first six matches in charge, including victories over Liverpool in the Premier League and Sevilla in the Champions League knockout stage, and won twice more to ensure safety in the top flight. "However, our early promise under Craig's management has not been consistently evident in the months since and the Board feels that, regrettably, a change is necessary to keep the club moving forward - consistent with the long-term expectations of our supporters, board and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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EA shutting down Visceral Games, overhauling Star Wars game

EA shutting down Visceral Games, overhauling Star Wars game

The game's linear story based adventure concepts and designs will be shifted towards a different kind of experience that is said to be "broader" and "leaning into the capabilities of the Frostbite engine". It sounds like not everyone from Visceral will be let go, however, with EA saying it is "in the midst of shifting as numerous team as possible to other projects and teams". Consulte Mais Informação

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