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Amazon users issued urgent warning over scam that could leave you £25,000 out of pocket

October 21, 2019

Criminals are using Amazon Prime subscriptions to try to tempt you into handing over sensitive information – allowing them to drain your bank account. First up, you’ll receive a phone call informing you that you’ve been charged for an Amazon Prime subscription. Amazon has already taken a £39 payment from your bank account for the […]

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Latest update to Google Home will be music to your ears …wherever they are

October 21, 2019

If you have a few Google Home speakers littered around the house, Google is making it easier to move your music between rooms. It’s all thanks to a new feature known as Stream Transfer, which lets you beam whatever album, playlist, or track is currently playing on one Google Home speaker to any other Google […]

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Future transport: What are self-driving vehicles?

October 21, 2019

Self-driving vehicles are widely regarded as an integral component of the transport of the future, having the potential to radically overhaul the way we travel, and companies in the automotive sector are ramping up their efforts to bring new autonomous vehicle technologies to market. Trials are being conducted throughout the word, and significant investment is […]

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Diablo 4 is mentioned in a new ad for a Blizzard art book

October 21, 2019

“The Art of Diablo” is a handsome-looking hardcover coffee-table book that’s due out November 3, and which—according to an advertisement for it that appears in the German magazine Game Star—contains artwork from “Diablo 1, Diablo 2, Diablo 3, and Diablo 4.” That’s right, Diablo 4: the game whose absence at last year’s BlizzCon caused a […]

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After seven years of development, mind-bending puzzler Manifold Garden is out now

October 21, 2019

[embedded content] Back in 2015, Tom Sykes tried to explain Manifold Garden (then a few years into development) as “an exploration puzzler set in a 3D world that wraps around on itself”, noting that it was inspired by M. C. Escher’s Relativity. In fact, Manifold Garden was originally called Relativity. Sykes concluded by noting that […]

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Get Crusader Kings 2 DLC The Old Gods for free

October 21, 2019

Crusader Kings 2 is now free, which is nice. And so is The Old Gods expansion, but only if you sign up to the Crusader Kings newsletter. You’ll get a confirmation email and, pagan deities willing, then receive a Steam Key for the DLC. The Old Gods is about paganism, notably adding the Viking faction, […]

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare – the cheapest way to get it on PC in Australia

October 21, 2019

(Image credit: Activision) Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare releases in Australia this Friday: October 25 to be precise. The 2019 reboot won’t get a physical PC release in Australia, so if you were planning to visit a bricks and mortar on Friday morning, well, a) that’s very unusual, and b) just don’t. Actually, your choices are […]

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Disco Elysium puts a full party of NPC companions in your head

October 21, 2019

Disco Elysium is an RPG where you’re never alone. Not because your buddy cop Lt. Kitsuragi won’t leave your side until 9pm each night—at which point you can pretend to go to bed, then sneak away to take drugs and steal the boots right off a corpse—but because from the first scene you’ve got a […]

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Understanding where your power comes from

October 21, 2019

Electricity is a basic necessity in Kiwi homes and though we use it every day, it’s likely not something we give too much thought to. In this article, Canstar Blue explains how electricity works and where our power comes from. How do consumers get electricity to their homes? The electricity industry in New Zealand can […]

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Werewolf: The Apocalypse—Earthblood reveal trailer

October 21, 2019

[embedded content] Werewolf: The Apocalypse—Earthblood is Bigben’s action-RPG of anger management, set in the World of Darkness shared by the Vampire: The Masquerade games. We still don’t know a huge deal about it, but thanks to PDXCON there’s a reveal trailer to look at. The trailer’s all scene-setting rather than gameplay but it does show […]

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