Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition Will Be Getting Retail Release

Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition Will Be Getting Retail Release
As with most Blizzard games, gamers have the choice of purchasing the “regular” game, or a deluxe version of the game that usually comes bundled with several in-game goodies. In the case of Overwatch, Blizzard has a “Game of the Year Edition” which is basically Overwatch plus a bunch of in-game items, as well as other in-game items for other Blizzard games.However so far the copy of the game has been digital-only, but for those who might prefer collecting physical copies of the game, you’ll be p…
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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson just announced a new movie co-starring Siri

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Steve Jobs isn’t the only famous Apple figure that can be turned into movies (or an opera, evidently.) Tomorrow, your favorite bad listener voice assistant Siri will star in its own film featuring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. I wish I was kidding. The movie, titled The Rock x Siri: Dominate The Day, is a collaboration between Johnson and Apple — think of it as an extended commercial similar to what the company did with Taylor Swift and Apple Music last year. Except instead of a series of short,…
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Community and fandom ruled Pokémon Go Fest amid devastating technical problems

Community and fandom ruled Pokémon Go Fest amid devastating technical problems
To put it lightly, Pokémon Go Fest, Niantic’s first in-person event for the game, did not go as planned. Roughly 20,000 fans came to Chicago’s Grant Park for the fest, which promised Trainers (the game’s name for players) a chance to catch a variety of pokémon, team challenges throughout the day, an exclusive medal to unlock, special rewards, and of course, the opportunity to meet and spend time with Pokémon Go community members from around the globe. …
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Sell your crappy MS Paint creations in this very zen art simulation game

Sell your crappy MS Paint creations in this very zen art simulation game
They say art is a good outlet for expressing your thoughts and feelings, but since I’m not one to keep a notebook full of doodles, I have found peace within Passpartout: The Starving Artist, a recently released game where you make MS Paint-style drawings and sell them for your digital livelihood. The game is super simple: you start out in a garage with nothing but your canvas and small art stand, painting away until local Parisian passerbys stop to offer you money. your garage is an art facto…
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PS4 Outsells Xbox One And Nintendo Switch Last Month

PS4 Outsells Xbox One And Nintendo Switch Last Month
Sony’s console quickly raced into the lead when the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One came out back in 2013. It has retained the lead since then, however, some months have seen the Xbox One outsell the PlayStation 4, at least in the United States. The latest figures from The NPD Group show that the PlayStation 4 outsold both the Xbox One and Nintendo Switch in the United States last month.Both Microsoft and Sony have released multiple variants of the consoles that they launched back in 2013. Sony added…
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How This Security Startup Is Plugging A Critical Gap In Enterprise IoT Platforms

How This Security Startup Is Plugging A Critical Gap In Enterprise IoT Platforms
Over the last two decades enterprise IT has matured to handle identity, authentication and authorization of endpoints and users. Today it is common to find technologies such as SAML and OAuth that provide single sign on (SSO) capabilities to both internal and external users. Various techniques including antivirus and antimalware combined with proven endpoint management tools are used to protect desktops, laptops, networking devices, servers and other IT assets. Identity and Access Management (IA…
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Pokémon Go gives festival attendees a free Lugia after connectivity issues plagued the event

Pokémon Go gives festival attendees a free Lugia after connectivity issues plagued the event
After rough start to Pokémon Go Fest, Niantic’s first in-person event for its breakout game, the company has announced that all registered attendees will automatically have the legendary pokémon Lugia added to their accounts. Prior to the event, the company teased that legendary pokémon are headed to the game, and the reveal for what specific pokémon is coming was supposed to happen in a form of a co-operative raid. That, of course, didn’t actually happen, as connectivity issues rendered the …
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Bungie Working To Address Player Concerns In Destiny 2 Beta

Bungie Working To Address Player Concerns In Destiny 2 Beta
The thing about betas is that they aren’t the finished product, which means that there are kinks that need to be worked out, and bugs that need to be fixed. However for the most part, betas usually give users an idea of where the developer is headed at with their software, and for players of Destiny 2, they aren’t too thrilled.It seems that quite a few players who took part in the recent open beta of the game weren’t too happy with the PvE direction of Destiny 2. Many of the complaints were abou…
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Spider-Man Joins Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite’s Roster

Spider-Man Joins Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite’s Roster
For fans of mashup fighting games, you’re probably aware that last year Capcom announced Marvel VS Capcom: Infinite, the latest installment in the Marvel VS Capcom franchise. It seems that the entire roster of the game has yet to be revealed because it has since been announced that Spider-Man and Frank West have been added to the game.This is in line with an earlier rumor/leak in which the entire roster of the game was revealed. The leak revealed the Spider-Man was one of the characters, and tha…
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3D-printed smart sensors could save lives

3D-printed smart sensors could save lives
Posted: Jul 23, 2017 (Nanowerk News) In an emergency, early warning is key to escaping from a hazard, such as a forest fire or a chemical leak. Motivated to improve on safety, a team from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is using 3D printing to develop a cheap, reliable system to signal danger1. Existing early warning systems rely on satellite monitoring, watch towers or expensive fixed sensors. The system, devel…
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