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(Update) August release date revealed for Shenmue 1 & 2

(Update) August release date revealed for Shenmue 1 & 2

When the Shenmue re-releases were announced for PC earlier this year, Sega tentatively promised "modernized features" without naming specifics. According to its official Windows Store page, the first two Shenmue games will release on August 21st.


Facebook to discontinue Hello, Moves and tbh apps

Facebook to discontinue Hello, Moves and tbh apps

The most surprising of the three is tbh , which launched less than a year ago and was acquired by Facebook in October. We launched Hello in 2015 for people using Android in Brazil, the United States and Nigeria. The reason for closing all three apps was "low usage". Let us know in the comments whether you're still using these services, or whether you've even heard of them before! Facebook plans to depreciate the Moves app and Moves API on July 30.


Samsung Galaxy On6 smartphone with 13MP rear camera launched at Rs 14,490

Samsung Galaxy On6 smartphone with 13MP rear camera launched at Rs 14,490

The chipset is paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Final tidbits include the SM-J260 model number that matches a previous leak , a single rear camera, and no fingerprint sensor. Hence, it seems to be a rebranded edition of the Galaxy J6 phone that will be available for buying exclusively online. The last time we heard about Samsung's upcoming tablet, the Galaxy Tab S4, the device was making the rounds through the FCC on its way to an official launch at some point ...


Facebook bug temporarily unblocked people from 800,000+ block lists

Facebook bug temporarily unblocked people from 800,000+ block lists

Today, the company said it had discovered a bug that, from May 29 to June 5, accidentally unblocked more than 800,000 people that Facebook and Messenger users had blocked. "Their relationship may have changed or they may want to take a break from someone posting content they find annoying". By Facebook's own admission: "There are many reasons why people block another person on Facebook".


Google rolls out Android P beta 3, final release expected in August

Google rolls out Android P beta 3, final release expected in August

Although Burke didn't list any specific new features being added in the latest beta, there are a bunch of bug fixes and optimizations included in the latest update. In the light theme, the background of the notifications shade will turn white, in dark, it has a black background. Don't expect much in the way on consumer-facing features, as Google finalized all the APIs with Beta 2.