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PS4 Cross-platform Block is About the Money, Said Ex-Sony Dev

PS4 Cross-platform Block is About the Money, Said Ex-Sony Dev

PlayStation Hits will launch on 18 July and features more than 20 PS4 titles at a permanent low price of $19.99/£15.99. Worse yet, if you started playing " Fortnite " on the PlayStation 4, you couldn't bring your purchased items with you to those other consoles.


Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras

Oppo Find X goes official with a pop-up slider with three cameras

The phone has an official release date of 19 June in Paris and there has been a number of leaks about the device's design and specifications. Separately, The Verge has already published a hands-on report on the Oppo Find X , giving us an nearly complete look at the smartphone along with most of its specifications.


Google Maps just evicted Uber bookings

Google Maps just evicted Uber bookings

Google Maps for both iPhone and Android is no longer showing Uber even as an option in the Services tab. Google Maps can show users a variety of information, including price estimates and pickup wait times. Google added that you can still open the Uber app and request a ride in there once you find your route. But that feature is getting axed, as was first reported by Android Police .


Android Messages for web goes live today

Android Messages for web goes live today

You'll need to enable Messages for web in your mobile app, and then you'll be ready to message all your friends from your computer's browser. The company today launched the new web app for Android Messages , which works similar to WhatsApp Web and Allo Web.


YouTube Announces New YouTube Music Streaming Service

YouTube Announces New YouTube Music Streaming Service

It costs $11.99 for new customers and includes YouTube Music Premium . Existing YouTube Red markets such as the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea will see YouTube Music launch on May 22nd. For example, if you're at an airport, YouTube Music will recommend something relaxing before you're flight. "So, it has opportunities to convert some into YouTube Music listeners or premium subscribers", said Ali Mogharabi, analyst at Morningstar Research.


IOS 12 Will Share Precise Location Data For 911 Calls

IOS 12 Will Share Precise Location Data For 911 Calls

Apple is hoping to bring more reliable location services to the emergency call system with the latest software update. 'When every moment counts, these tools will help first responders reach our customers when they most need assistance'. "This will accelerate the deployment of Next Generation 911 for everyone, saving lives and protecting property". Apple's upcoming 911 feature relies on technology from RapidSOS , a NY startup.