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16 Hours Ago   With Game of Thrones entering its eighth and final season this spring, many of us are curious to see if anything can possibly take its place.

Yesterday   Due to all of the leaks, Samsung might not have any surprises left in store for next week, but it did surprise us Friday with the unveiling of a new midrange tablet dubbed the Galaxy Tab S5e.

Yesterday   Happy Valentine's Day, one and all! Whether you're flying solo this year or planning something with your significant other, there's nothing stopping you from downloading a bunch of free apps today.

2 Days Ago   Nintendo fans had to wait more than three months between Nintendo Direct live streams, but the wait was worth it, as Nintendo dropped a few surprises alongside updates on previously announced games for 2019.

2 Days Ago   Twelve years ago this month, Microsoft began distributing invites for the Halo 3 beta through copies of an Xbox 360 exclusive title called Crackdown. The explosive open-world action game might not have made much of a splash if not for the inclusion of the beta invite, but once people actually got their hands on Crackdown, they discovered something unlike any other open-world game on the market.

2 Days Ago   While it's not perfect, Apple's mobile operating system is relatively intuitive and easy to use. Were it not, the iPhone never would have taken off, but there are still several issues with iOS so baffling that it's hard to imagine why Apple hasn't addressed them yet.

2 Days Ago   At long last, Nintendo will host its first Direct live stream of 2019 on Wednesday, February 13th at 2:00 PM PT / 5:00 PM ET. Nintendo says that the stream will feature "roughly 35 minutes of information on upcoming Nintendo Switch titles, including new details on Fire Emblem: Three Houses." Nintendo first announced that it would be bringing the long-running Fire Emblem franchise to its home console back in January 2017, and then revealed its name -- Fire Emblem: Three Houses -- during E3 2018.

3 Days Ago   With a week to go until Samsung's Unpacked 2019 event, during which the Galaxy S10 line of smartphones will finally be officially unveiled, the phone maker has surprisingly spoiled one of the most anticipated announcements: A release date.

3 Days Ago   Just hours after the dates for Apple's 2019 Worldwide Developers Conference were reportedly uncovered, details of yet another Apple event have been revealed. On Tuesday, sources told BuzzFeed News that Apple is planning to hold its first event of the year on March 25th at the Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California.

3 Days Ago   On this miserable, dreary day across the country, we're all tempted to just stay in bed and play on our phones. That's not actually an option for all of us, but when you do finally get home today and find a little bit of warmth, you can also download a bunch of paid apps that have recently gone free, which we've collected below.

3 Days Ago   Countless weeks of rumors, reports, and leaks all culminated in a massive info dump on Tuesday that seems to have uncovered every last detail about the upcoming Galaxy S10 line.

4 Days Ago   Apple will reportedly host its next Worldwide Developers Conference from June 3rd - 7th at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California, according to a report from MacRumors. WWDC 2017 took place from June 5th to the 9th, while WWDC 2018 began on June 4th and ended on the 8th.

4 Days Ago   Although the internet will undoubtedly prove me wrong over the next few days, there doesn't seems to be much else left to leak about the Galaxy S10 series.

4 Days Ago   Save for an optional feature of  Pokemon Go, augmented reality has yet to have the kind of impact that many analysts and developers seem to have expected.

4 Days Ago   Marvel's partnership with Netflix appears to be coming to an unceremonious end. After producing an ambitious series of interconnected, live-action comic book shows -- which culminated in the crossover event  The Defenders -- Netflix canceled Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and Daredevil last fall without any warning or explanation.

5 Days Ago   With just over a week to go until Samsung's Unpacked 2019 event, the phone maker has shared a new teaser video on its YouTube channel which hints at a foldable phone announcement for February 20th.

6 Days Ago   Netflix has a little something for everyone this week, which makes sense, considering Valentine's Day happens to fall in the middle of the week. Whether you're riding solo or have big plans with your significant other, you'll have plenty to watch from Sunday to Saturday, including new seasons of Patriot Act and The Dragon Prince.

7 Days Ago   None of us need any additional excuses to order pizza on a chilly weekend, but here's one anyway: February 9th is National Pizza Day. Of all the food-related national days, Pizza Day is one of the easiest to get on board with, and a ton of national chains and local shops are celebrating by cutting prices and giving away free pizza.

7 Days Ago   The last several weeks have seen an absolute torrent of Galaxy S10 leaks pour on to the internet, from press renders and live photos to videos and feature reveals.

7 Days Ago   Spotify's web player is one of its best features, but it also opens the door to a significant problem: Ad blockers. If you have a free account on Spotify, you can circumvent the banner ads and commercial breaks by installing an ad blocker on your browser, cutting off the service's only means of making money off of you.

8 Days Ago   Google has been experimenting with a full-fledged dark mode for Chrome for quite some time, but the latest builds of Chrome Canary (an experimental version of Google's browser that receives updates before the stable channel) show a feature that, at least on the surface, appears to be ready for prime time.

8 Days Ago   There have been so many Galaxy S10 leaks over the past few days that it's nearly impossible to keep up with them all. We're still nearly two weeks away from Samsung's Unpacked event, where the Galaxy S10 series and the Galaxy F foldable phone are expected to be unveiled, but at the rate the leaks are springing up, there won't be anything left to unveil.

8 Days Ago   If you get your cable through Spectrum, prepare for your bill to inexplicably go up next month. According to the Los Angeles Times, Spectrum will increase its "broadcast TV" fee -- which subscribers pay to access local channels -- from $9.95 to $11.99 on March 1st.

9 Days Ago   In a disappointing turn of events, Nintendo added just two games to its collection of free NES titles for Switch Online subscribers in January. Every month following the launch of the subscription service last year, Nintendo added three games (along with a few surprises), so we hoped the pace would pick up once again when February rolled around.

9 Days Ago   While Samsung is set to take the mobile world by storm with the unveiling of its Galaxy S10 series on February 20th, another, even larger event will follow just days later.

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