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In a shocking turn of events, though, Titanfall 2 has failed to make much traction: it entered at number four in the charts - a pretty poor showing for a triple-A game that's reviewed as well as Respawn's new man-and-mech game has. While digital sales were not included in the data, it's unlikely they made up the shortfall. The original Titanfall topped the chart back in March 2013, with GamesIndustry reporting that the sequel only just managed to sell a quarter of what the first game ...
  • At least 3 dead after tour bus, truck crash in California

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    Throughout the morning, firefighters struggled to reach victims. Responders used tow trucks to lift the trailer to provide easier access to the bus, whose front end was demolished. The bus was heading from Red Earth Casino in Salton City to Los Angeles. The California Highway Patrol told KESQ that the company's owner, who was driving the bus at the time, was not injured.
  • Sony Teams Up With the ESL For PlayStation Tournaments

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    Not having an ESL account when trying to link your PlayStation account to one will prompt you to create one. "We're kicking off the first Major tournament with National Basketball Association 2K17, to celebrate the beginning of the National Basketball Association season", wrote a Sony rep.
  • Meet Nintendo's new console 'Switch'

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    Actually, what we got is more of a product trailer than an actual announcement , but this trailer shows us exactly what we are getting along with some frightful music. If you're with a group of people, you can connect several Switch systems together for "local multiplayer face-to-face competition", the company said.
  • Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

    Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

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    The announcement came after the close of trade Wednesday which saw Samsung's share price fall 0.7 percent, following an 8.0 percent plunge the day before. If you decide you're done with the Samsung brand, the company will still give you some money back for switching to another brand, although it'll only be $25.
  • ZTE Axon 7: Best For Nexus 6P Owners

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    On the other hand, the Google Pixel is thicker and heavier as it measures 143.8×69.5×8.5mm and weights 143 grams. Samsung manages to be more compact. The Pixel XL launches with Android 7.1 Nougat, with exclusive software features that won't be appearing on other Android handsets. Hence, you will be able to take advantage of the latest features of Android platform.
  • Netflix subscriptions boom around world, shares jump 20 percent

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    Global subscribers surged 3.2 million to 39.25 million. At the time, Netflix partly blamed the shortfall on users overreacting to a modest price hike on customers who had been grandfathered into lower rates. In the U.S., Netflix added 370,000 subscribers in the September quarter, ahead of its forecast of 300,000, though it still slowed sharply from the year-ago quarter when it added 880,000 domestic subscribers.
  • Supreme Court Hears Samsung, Apple Patent Suit

    Supreme Court Hears Samsung, Apple Patent Suit

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    Samsung and Apple brought their battle over the iPhone design patent to Supreme Court. Some of the justices expressed deep scepticism over how, in practice, juries could figure out which part of a product a design applies to, in order to calculate damages for patent infringement.
  • Microsoft October Event - Surface Desktop, refreshed Surface Book and Surface Pro 5

    Microsoft October Event - Surface Desktop, refreshed Surface Book and Surface Pro 5

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    By mid-July new Microsoft patents revealed some interesting new Surface tablet ideas as well as new controller ideas for the Xbox and more importantly, another modular PC concept. Watch out for more news on the Microsoft Surface All-In-One PC in terms of specs , release date and price . What is somewhat remarkable, however, is the fact that Microsoft seems to be gearing up for a Surface launch within 2016 just the same.
  • Alec Baldwin Roasts Donald Trump's Leaked Tapes on SNL Cold Open

    Alec Baldwin Roasts Donald Trump's Leaked Tapes on SNL Cold Open

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    He had more to say about the hurricane, opining that "I wish I was that hurricane, tearing through all that hot Miami pussy". "It made me feel horrible - just terribly depressed". Mike Crapo's name in a disparaging manner. "Actually today , he can't condone your remarks and then he canceled his campaign events", rebuked the CNN anchor.
  • Radioactive material leak at Delhi's airport, area cordoned off

    Radioactive material leak at Delhi's airport, area cordoned off

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    After conducting necessary tests, the National Disaster Management Authority visited the spot and declared the leak was not unsafe and gave an all-clear signal. "On reaching Cargo EICI it was learnt that 6 packets containing solid sodium molybdate arrived from Paris by flight AF 226". The officer said the consignee was identified as Dhitee Biotech India Pvt Ltd, located at the Okhla industrial area in south Delhi.
  • 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' DLC Salvation: Game Comes Out Oct

    'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' DLC Salvation: Game Comes Out Oct

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    While the Xbox One Salvation DLC Pack 4 for Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 is included with the Season Pass, the expansion can also be purchased separately for $15.00. Considering that Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered are both coming out around this time next month, however, players that want to take full advantage of Salvation are going to have to do a lot of playing.
  • Meet The Pixel Phone: Made By Google

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    But don't let that bog you down. The new Pixel phones are still very much of interest from a hardware perspective - they have great fit and finish based on early tests, and the camera looks to be a strong competitor for the smartphone crown, pending real-world trials.
  • 'No doubt' Russian Federation to blame in Syria convoy attack: top U.S. general

    'No doubt' Russian Federation to blame in Syria convoy attack: top U.S. general

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    Russian Federation and the United States agreed on September 9 a deal to put the peace process back on track. The renewed violence has left hundreds of thousands of children on both sides of the lines at risk of "catastrophic" outbreaks of waterborne diseases after one pumping station was bombed and another switched off, UNICEF warned on Saturday.
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 830 Processor May Be Manufactured By Samsung

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    USA hedge funds rarely target foreign companies for activist campaigns. Elliott's proposals echo some of the arguments that the hedge fund made past year in its opposition to a merger between another Lee-family controlled entity and Samsung C&T Corp., which holds a large stake in Samsung Electronics .
  • Some Of Amazon's New Games Actually Sound Pretty Cool

    Some Of Amazon's New Games Actually Sound Pretty Cool

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    You can sign up to play the Breakaway alpha on the game's official website. The idea here is to attract game-makers to use Amazon's new game engine, as opposed to its rivals. It's being developed by Double Helix, which was acquired by Amazon after its work on Microsoft's Killer Instinct reboot. There have been seven characters announced for the game thus far (more are supposedly on the way) and each of them come equipped with a primary attack as well as three special moves.
  • This Volkswagen I.D. is the "electric Golf" for 2020

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    The face and specifications of the Volkswagen ID concept have been officially revealed ahead of the model's Paris motor show debut. Under the skin lies a 168hp (125kW) electric motor, with the I.D. The I.D. concept features a completely blanked-off front end to reduce drag and has digital headlights encircled by LED daytime running lights. The I.D.
  • Photo leak reportedly shows Google's Pixel and Pixel XL

    Photo leak reportedly shows Google's Pixel and Pixel XL

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    They're reported to be Google's flagship smartphones this year, and mark the replacement of the "Nexus" phone brand. The animation also shows up on a promotional "Made By Google" page . The invite states that the event begins at 9AM Pacific Time and will be live streamed at youtube.com/google. However, along with its new smartphones, the company also announced the next generation of Chromecast devices.
  • In video, Samsung apologizes for Note7 battery defects

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    However, the commission revealed there have been 92 reports of overheating in the USA, including 26 reports of burns and 55 of property damage. Two weeks ago reports started surfacing of exploding Note 7 devices and within a day of the reports Samsung confirmed it was suspending its sales of the Note 7, citing a battery cell issue.