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2019 PC market growth benefits big three vendors

The global PC market recorded its first full year of growth in eight years in 2019 – inclusive of desktops, notebooks and workstations, 268.1 million units were shipped, up 2.7% on 2018.  However, the growth is focused on the largest three vendors which now account for two-thirds of all shipments.  For the whole year, Lenovo […]

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Dell Technologies teases the future of the modern consumer PC

Dell Technologies did a lot of crystal ball gazing at this year’s CES 2020 and outlined what it believes could be ‘the future of the personal computer’. That future comes in three different concepts, with quaint names including ‘Concept UFO’, ‘Concept Duet’ and ‘Concept Ori’. Far from being some kind of out-of-this-world phenomena, these concepts […]

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Boeing finds yet another 737 MAX software issue

Boeing has discovered another software issue with its 737 MAX aircraft that will need to be fixed before the planes can return to the sky. The company confirmed the glitch late last week, according to a recent report, which claims that this problem may impact the plane’s ability to verify that its systems are ready […]

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Instagram has removed the IGTV button from its main app

In summer 2018, Instagram officially launched IGTV, its relatively new platform for sharing and finding videos. Though several million people have downloaded the app, that number only represents a tiny percentage of the company’s more than one billion users, meaning it isn’t terribly popular. Seemingly underscoring that fact is Instagram’s decision to remove the IGTV […]

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PlayStation Games Under $20 sale is live until February 5

Late last week, Sony kicked off its ‘Games Under $20’ sale offering a large number of PlayStation 4 games for less than twenty bucks. The sale will be live for two weeks, meaning you have until early February to get your favorite title before its price goes back to normal. Though there are some unknown […]

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ESA finally solves its Huygens probe’s Titan landing mystery

The European Space Agency has finally discovered what went wrong during the descent of the Huygens probe it sent to Saturn’s moon Titan as part of the Cassini-Huygens mission launched in 1997. Both the Cassini and the Huygens missions were successful, but the latter didn’t perform without issue: the ESA says its probe started spinning […]

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Walmart bundles Xbox One S with Minecraft, V-Bucks, Xbox Live Gold

Walmart has launched a new relatively cheap Xbox One S 1TB console bundle that includes three games, one of which is free, as well as extra perks on top of it like V-Bucks and a long free Xbox Live Gold trial. This is the slim digital-only version of the Xbox One console, meaning it doesn’t […]

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Ben and Jerry’s teams with Netflix to launch new Chill’d ice cream

Popular ice cream company Ben and Jerry’s has teamed up with Netflix to launch a new themed ice cream product called “Netflix & Chill’d,” including a non-dairy frozen dessert version of the product. A total of three “Netflix and Chill’d” products have been launched, each of them featuring the same peanut butter and salty pretzel […]

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Apple pens multi-year TV+ deal with Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, the actress best known for her roles on Seinfeld and Veep, has penned a multi-year overall deal with Apple TV+, according to a new report. This is the first time the actress has signed such a deal with a streaming service, adding yet another well-known face to Apple’s roster of stars. Under this […]

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Overwatch Lunar New Year 2020 brings a load of new skins

It’s that time of the year again: Blizzard has launched the Overwatch Lunar New Year 2020 event, offering a large number of new skins that are unlockable by completing challenges. The game is celebrating the Year of the Rat with a new brawl mode called ‘Capture the Flag Blitz,’ which is a version of the […]