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APEX LEGENDS UPDATE 1.03

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Today EA delivered a large update to Apex Legends. Patch 1.03 is available for the PC, PS4 and Xbox One platforms. Some St Valentine’s day cosmetics were a nice touch. The real changes are more material. Respawn focused on game stability for most of the patch. Players who were experiencing crashes, gray screens, server …

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ACCEL

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Accel was developed and released on February 12, 2019 by Objectif 3D – game. Accell is a 3D exploration and puzzle game. To escape the cyber world of Accel you’ll have to go beyond your limits with your spaceship. You’ve played games where you could go up and down, you’ve beaten games that made you go …

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KONAMI PULLS IN GAME PURCHASES

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Konami has removed the in-game purchases from Pro Evolution Soccer 2019 in Belgium after the nation ruled it was gambling. Last month EA had to do the same for FIFA 19. It appears that the EA case influenced the Belgian Gaming Commission to move more quickly with the Konami release. Eventually we are expecting more …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4487044

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Windows 10 KB4487044 applies to version 1809. This brings Windows to OS Build 17763.316. This release also contains updates for Microsoft HoloLens. Addresses an issue in Microsoft HoloLens that allows users to bypass the lock screen sign in process in some work flows. Security updates to Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows Server, the Microsoft JET Database Engine, …

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APEX LEGENDS REACHES 25 MILLION

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Apex Legends now has already surpassed 25 million active players as the new battle royal release brings new action to Origin. This has been done in only a week. This is well above the active games on Steam at present. So far the game has far exceeded anyone’s expectations. The game is free to …

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RESIDENT EVIL 2 ISSUES

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Resident Evil 2 has been a strong seller in the weeks since it was released.  It has been close to the top of the Steam sales chart. We also discovered that a demo of Resident Evil 2 in Japan was censored. The gore has been toned down a bit compared to the main release.  This …

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EVGA GTX 1060 RMA NOW IN TRANSIT TO CALIFORNIA

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Earlier today we spent $5 to get a suitable postal box. Then the postage for the box with the video card (710 grams) set us back $19. So in total the RMA set us back $24 Canadian. Canada Post said it will take about 7 days to make it to Brea, California where EVGA’s RMA …

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BLACKLIGHT: RETRIBUTION CLOSES

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We noticed on Twitter that Blacklight: Retribution is now shutting down. The game surfaced on Steam before Perfect World moved their portfolio to their own Arc loader. Hardsuit Labs has been engaged for some time now in some very interesting projects that require the full focus of the development teams and leadership. The studio …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18334

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Windows 10 build 18334 is a new test version as Windows is reading for general release candidates. New builds are being distributed weekly for testing. BattleEye software (used by Fortnite, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds and other popular games) does not work correctly with builds flighted to the Windows Insider Fast ring since December.  Microsoft is working on …

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SSD PRICES REVISITED

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We recently got a price list from Nimbus Data we mentioned a while ago who had 100TB SSD drives. We know the products are primarily being sold to data centers who need higher capacity storage density. 100 TB SSD in the same form factor as a 14 TB hard disk makes for a compelling …

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