Neowin News Feed for: All https://www.neowin.net/ Neowin News Feed for: All en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Ubisoft is shutting down its battle royale Hyper Scape  https://www.neowin.net/news/ubisoft-is-shutting-down-its-battle-royale-hyper-scape-/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/07/1596129902_hyper_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Ubisoft&#039;s 2020-released battle royale with a futuristic setting, Hyper Scape, is going dark in April. The announcement comes shortly after Watch Dogs: Legion&#039;s development shut down. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ubisoft-is-shutting-down-its-battle-royale-hyper-scape-">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 20:32:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ubisoft-is-shutting-down-its-battle-royale-hyper-scape- Rare is delivering monthly narrative content to Sea of Thieves in 2022 https://www.neowin.net/news/rare-is-delivering-monthly-narrative-content-to-sea-of-thieves-in-2022/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/08/1629209155_bb8d0736-d36a-40ab-9ce3-e03415ed05e6_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Rare today gave a sneak peek at what is on the horizon for its pirate adventure game Sea of Thieves in 2022, including monthly story-driven content, mysteries to solve, and much more. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/rare-is-delivering-monthly-narrative-content-to-sea-of-thieves-in-2022">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 20:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/rare-is-delivering-monthly-narrative-content-to-sea-of-thieves-in-2022 Canadians have turned to Roku for streaming content according to a new study https://www.neowin.net/news/canadians-have-turned-to-roku-for-streaming-content-according-to-a-new-study/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643308998_roku-canada_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Roku is the top TV streaming platform in Canada according to a study performed by the Hypothesis group. The study has 2,510 respondents and the results were based on hours of content consumed. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/canadians-have-turned-to-roku-for-streaming-content-according-to-a-new-study">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 19:56:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/canadians-have-turned-to-roku-for-streaming-content-according-to-a-new-study IO Interactive offers free upgrades for Hitman 3 Steam owners following rough launch https://www.neowin.net/news/io-interactive-offers-free-upgrades-for-hitman-3-steam-owners-following-rough-launch/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643309048_llama_pinotnoir_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Steam launch of Hitman 3 has been plagued with complaints regarding server issues, VR bugs, and the pricing for the content. Now, IO interactive is offering free content upgrades on Steam. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/io-interactive-offers-free-upgrades-for-hitman-3-steam-owners-following-rough-launch">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 19:12:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/io-interactive-offers-free-upgrades-for-hitman-3-steam-owners-following-rough-launch Steam Lunar New Year Sale goes live with thousands of game discounts https://www.neowin.net/news/steam-lunar-new-year-sale-goes-live-with-thousands-of-game-discounts/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643306633_steam_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Steam is having another major sale event this week, with Valve today kicking off the Lunar New Year sale celebrating the approaching Year of the Tiger. The sales will last through February 3. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/steam-lunar-new-year-sale-goes-live-with-thousands-of-game-discounts">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/steam-lunar-new-year-sale-goes-live-with-thousands-of-game-discounts Valkyria Chronicles 4 and For Honor are part of this week's Free Play Days https://www.neowin.net/news/valkyria-chronicles-4-and-for-honor-are-part-of-this-week039s-free-play-days/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643306565_freeplaydays_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced this week&#039;s Free Play Days which includes Valkyria Chronicles 4 and For Honor. While free to play this weekend, the games have also received large discounts. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/valkyria-chronicles-4-and-for-honor-are-part-of-this-week039s-free-play-days">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:42:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/valkyria-chronicles-4-and-for-honor-are-part-of-this-week039s-free-play-days Windows 11 build 22543 in the Dev channel adds  “Jenny” and “Aria” to Narrator, plus fixes https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-build-22543-in-the-dev-channel-adds-jenny-and-aria-to-narrator-plus-fixes/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/07/1627491567_windows_11_insider_preview_3_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Many more fixes have made it into this build, including some visual tweaks that build on the new flyouts for volume, this time media controls on the lockscreen and Mic muting get some lovin&#039; <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-build-22543-in-the-dev-channel-adds-jenny-and-aria-to-narrator-plus-fixes">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:26:04 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-build-22543-in-the-dev-channel-adds-jenny-and-aria-to-narrator-plus-fixes Epic Games confirms free games will continue in 2022, shares store growth numbers https://www.neowin.net/news/epic-games-confirms-free-games-will-continue-in-2022-shares-store-growth-numbers/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643304464_epic-games-store-2021-year-in-review-1920x1080-7b62c7d767b2_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The weekly freebies will keep flowing throughout 2022 according to the Epic Games Store, which now touts almost 200 million users. Upcoming features and plans were also shared today. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/epic-games-confirms-free-games-will-continue-in-2022-shares-store-growth-numbers">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/epic-games-confirms-free-games-will-continue-in-2022-shares-store-growth-numbers Designing for the Fourth Industrial Revolution - Free White Paper https://www.neowin.net/news/designing-for-the-fourth-industrial-revolution---free-white-paper/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643284555_industrial_revolutionfeature_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Learn how upgrading to an integrated 3D product development solution can help boost productivity, reduce costs, improve quality, foster collaboration, &amp; increase innovation with this free White Paper. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/designing-for-the-fourth-industrial-revolution---free-white-paper">Read more...</a> editor@neowin.net (Sponsored) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 18:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/designing-for-the-fourth-industrial-revolution---free-white-paper February Games with Gold bring Hydrophobia, Broken Sword 5, and more https://www.neowin.net/news/february-games-with-gold-bring-hydrophobia-broken-sword-5-and-more/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643301883_gwg-feb_16x9_4up_points_esrb_pricing_jpg_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft&#039;s upcoming batch of Games with Gold titles for February include copies of Broken Sword 5: The Serpent&#039;s Curse, Band of Bugs, and more for Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/february-games-with-gold-bring-hydrophobia-broken-sword-5-and-more">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 17:28:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/february-games-with-gold-bring-hydrophobia-broken-sword-5-and-more New Star Wars: 1313 footage featuring Boba Fett surfaces https://www.neowin.net/news/new-star-wars-1313-footage-featuring-boba-fett-surfaces/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643297726_star_wars_1313_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Today, YouTube channel The Vault released new footage of Star Wars: 1313 featuring Boba Fett. The canceled game was supposed to follow the younger days of the infamous bounty hunter. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/new-star-wars-1313-footage-featuring-boba-fett-surfaces">Read more...</a> ashermadan@me.com (Asher Madan) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 17:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/new-star-wars-1313-footage-featuring-boba-fett-surfaces Nvidia's GeForce NOW cloud gaming service is now out of beta on LG TVs https://www.neowin.net/news/nvidia039s-geforce-now-cloud-gaming-service-is-now-out-of-beta-on-lg-tvs/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/03/1583563888_geforce-now-1280x680-1280x680_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Nvidia&#039;s cloud gaming service is coming out of beta on its Smart TV app on select LG TVs. Users can choose from a catalog of free games or select from the Steam or Epic games catalog. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/nvidia039s-geforce-now-cloud-gaming-service-is-now-out-of-beta-on-lg-tvs">Read more...</a> karthik.m282@outlook.com (Karthik Mudaliar) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/nvidia039s-geforce-now-cloud-gaming-service-is-now-out-of-beta-on-lg-tvs Two Point Campus launch set for May 17, hits Xbox Game Pass on day one https://www.neowin.net/news/two-point-campus-launch-set-for-may-17-hits-xbox-game-pass-on-day-one/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/05/1622451261_apps.10811.14161945646118465.29624583-da7d-47c6-abd5-0565a7f34d53_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Sega and Two Point Studios today revealed the release date of the upcoming building and management entry Two Point Campus to be May 17. Xbox and PC Game Pass subscribers can jump in on day one too. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/two-point-campus-launch-set-for-may-17-hits-xbox-game-pass-on-day-one">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:42:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/two-point-campus-launch-set-for-may-17-hits-xbox-game-pass-on-day-one Snap extends content deals with Disney, ViacomCBS, and NBCUniversal https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-extends-content-deals-with-disney-viacomcbs-and-nbcuniversal/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/11/1606150042_snapchat-account-loeschen_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Snap has extended content deals with Disney, ViacomCBS, and NBCUniversal. This will see them continue to provide shows in Snapchat Discover and even increase the number of shows available. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-extends-content-deals-with-disney-viacomcbs-and-nbcuniversal">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:26:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/snap-extends-content-deals-with-disney-viacomcbs-and-nbcuniversal Daemon X Machina is free to claim on the Epic Games Store this week https://www.neowin.net/news/daemon-x-machina-is-free-to-claim-on-the-epic-games-store-this-week/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643278164_daemon_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Another freebie has landed from the Epic Games Store, and this time it&#039;s the mech-based action game Daemon X Machina. The freebie will be available to claim for an entire week as usual. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/daemon-x-machina-is-free-to-claim-on-the-epic-games-store-this-week">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 16:10:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/daemon-x-machina-is-free-to-claim-on-the-epic-games-store-this-week Apple reportedly working on tech enabling iPhones to accept NFC payments https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-reportedly-working-on-tech-enabling-iphones-to-accept-nfc-payments/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/11/1604219638_iphone_12_-_buidl_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Apple will reportedly issue a software update in the coming months enabling iPhone users to accept NFC payments without requiring any external hardware, in a move that will also bypass Square. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-reportedly-working-on-tech-enabling-iphones-to-accept-nfc-payments">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/apple-reportedly-working-on-tech-enabling-iphones-to-accept-nfc-payments Pay What You Want for this full Absolute Python Bundle https://www.neowin.net/news/bid-under-13-for-this-full-absolute-python-bundle/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/05/1557130260_python_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Today&#039;s Pay What You Want deal is the Absolute Python Bundle. These five courses are your path to expert-level Python programming. Get the entire bundle for around $13, or pay $1 for one course. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/bid-under-13-for-this-full-absolute-python-bundle">Read more...</a> editor@neowin.net (Neowin Deals) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 15:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/bid-under-13-for-this-full-absolute-python-bundle The Apple AirPods and AirPods Pro are up to 37% off on Amazon https://www.neowin.net/news/the-apple-airpods-and-airpods-pro-are-up-to-37-off-on-amazon/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/10/1572280883_airpods_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Why pay full price when you can save up to $60 off on Apple AirPods? There are three types on offer with wired or wireless charging; save big on the AirPods, as well as the current gen AirPods Pro. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-apple-airpods-and-airpods-pro-are-up-to-37-off-on-amazon">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 14:36:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-apple-airpods-and-airpods-pro-are-up-to-37-off-on-amazon Teams work users can now chat with external, personal accounts https://www.neowin.net/news/teams-work-users-can-now-chat-with-external-personal-accounts/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/09/1632639062_teams1-final_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>In a bid to facilitate online collaboration between Teams work accounts by big firms and personal accounts being used by SMBs, Microsoft is now rolling out bidirectional communication for the two. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/teams-work-users-can-now-chat-with-external-personal-accounts">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 14:20:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/teams-work-users-can-now-chat-with-external-personal-accounts You can now download Opera GX from the Epic Games Store https://www.neowin.net/news/you-can-now-download-opera-gx-from-the-epic-games-store/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643287284_opera-gx_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Opera GX, Opera&#039;s gaming browser, is now available to download through the Epic Games Store. It will put the browser in front of the 62 million users who use the Epic Games Store. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/you-can-now-download-opera-gx-from-the-epic-games-store">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 12:54:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/you-can-now-download-opera-gx-from-the-epic-games-store UK regulator turns the screws on Microsoft for more flexible Xbox subscriptions https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-regulator-turns-the-screws-on-microsoft-for-more-flexible-xbox-subscriptions/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643268776_1477233849_microsoft-uk_(2)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Following an investigation, a UK regulator has reached an understanding with Microsoft about giving more flexibility and clarity to gamers when they subscribe to an Xbox subscription like Game Pass. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-regulator-turns-the-screws-on-microsoft-for-more-flexible-xbox-subscriptions">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 07:38:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-regulator-turns-the-screws-on-microsoft-for-more-flexible-xbox-subscriptions Intel wins major battle as court overturns $1.2 billion fine for anticompetitive practices https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-wins-major-battle-as-court-overturns-12-billion-fine-for-anticompetitive-practices/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643264976_1541523504_eu_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Intel has seen a major victory in court as a 2009 European Commission ruling and a $1.2 billion fine against it for anticompetitive behavior and practices to stifle AMD has been overturned. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-wins-major-battle-as-court-overturns-12-billion-fine-for-anticompetitive-practices">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 07:12:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-wins-major-battle-as-court-overturns-12-billion-fine-for-anticompetitive-practices Halo show takes place in alternate timeline https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-show-takes-place-in-alternate-timeline/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643251748_halo_master_chief_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Today, 343 Industries revealed that the upcoming Halo show on Paramount+ will take place in an alternate Silver Timeline. While the outcome of events may be the same, the path will be different. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-show-takes-place-in-alternate-timeline">Read more...</a> ashermadan@me.com (Asher Madan) Thu, 27 Jan 2022 03:06:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/halo-show-takes-place-in-alternate-timeline QNAP warns NAS must not be exposed to the internet to counter ‘Deadbolt' ransomware https://www.neowin.net/news/qnap-warns-nas-must-not-be-exposed-to-the-internet-to-counter-deadbolt039-ransomware/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/03/1615139012_qnap_ts-453d-05_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Any improperly configured QNAP NAS, exposed to the internet, is currently vulnerable to a new type of ransomware called Deadbolt which encrypts data and demands a ransom in Bitcoin. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/qnap-warns-nas-must-not-be-exposed-to-the-internet-to-counter-deadbolt039-ransomware">Read more...</a> alap4u@gmail.com (Alap Naik Desai) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 23:10:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/qnap-warns-nas-must-not-be-exposed-to-the-internet-to-counter-deadbolt039-ransomware 'Sold by Amazon' to be shuttered for good as it was anti-competitive and violated antitrust laws https://www.neowin.net/news/039sold-by-amazon039-to-be-shuttered-for-good-as-it-was-anti-competitive-and-violated-antitrust-laws/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/05/1620983722_img_20210514_170703_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Amazon will have to shut down the Sold by Amazon program for good because Washington state&#039;s attorney general found it was anticompetitive and violated antitrust laws. It ran from 2018 to 2020. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/039sold-by-amazon039-to-be-shuttered-for-good-as-it-was-anti-competitive-and-violated-antitrust-laws">Read more...</a> alap4u@gmail.com (Alap Naik Desai) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 22:54:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/039sold-by-amazon039-to-be-shuttered-for-good-as-it-was-anti-competitive-and-violated-antitrust-laws European Commission puts forward its declaration on digital rights https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-puts-forward-its-declaration-on-digital-rights/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/12/1639078222_eu-flag_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The European Commission has put forward its declaration on digital rights. EU officials will now look over the draft, debate it, and then the EC wants to ratify the document in the summer. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-puts-forward-its-declaration-on-digital-rights">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 19:44:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/european-commission-puts-forward-its-declaration-on-digital-rights Redmi Note 11 series to bring "stronger specs and features" with powerful upgrades https://www.neowin.net/news/redmi-note-11-series-to-bring-stronger-specs-and-features-with-powerful-upgrades/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643221108_redmi_note_11_series_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Redmi Note 11 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 11 Pro, Redmi Note 11S, and Redmi Note 11 has a starting price of just $179. And the Redmi Note 11, and Pro variant have availability confirmed for the UK. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/redmi-note-11-series-to-bring-stronger-specs-and-features-with-powerful-upgrades">Read more...</a> fiza.ali@neowin.net (Fiza Ali) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 19:22:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/redmi-note-11-series-to-bring-stronger-specs-and-features-with-powerful-upgrades Valve announces Steam Deck launch slated for February 25 https://www.neowin.net/news/valve-announces-steam-deck-launch-slated-for-february-25/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1642153751_ea583802612e2eb5b77e749148e9b98af54ed44c_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>The Steam Deck, Valve&#039;s upcoming handheld gaming computer, is almost ready for primetime. After the delay last year, the device now has a February 25 release date for the first reservation batch. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/valve-announces-steam-deck-launch-slated-for-february-25">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 19:06:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/valve-announces-steam-deck-launch-slated-for-february-25 Xiaomi brings latest MIUI 13 to international markets https://www.neowin.net/news/xiaomi-brings-latest-miui-13-to-international-markets/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/12/1640734328_miui-13_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Xiaomi has announced the international launch of MIUI 13. It&#039;s coming to a whole host of devices including the newly unveiled Redmi Note 11 Series. Most supported devices will get it in Q1&#039;22. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xiaomi-brings-latest-miui-13-to-international-markets">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:40:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xiaomi-brings-latest-miui-13-to-international-markets Android Apps on Windows 11 now live in Release Preview Channel but only in the U.S. https://www.neowin.net/news/android-apps-on-windows-11-now-live-in-release-preview-channel-but-only-in-the-us/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/10/1634755277_windows_11_insider_preview_android_app_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Android App support on Windows 11 is now live on the Release Preview Channel for Windows Insiders. Earlier today in a blog post, Microsoft said that the feature will be publicly arriving next month. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/android-apps-on-windows-11-now-live-in-release-preview-channel-but-only-in-the-us">Read more...</a> sen92sayan@gmail.com (Sayan Sen) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:24:45 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/android-apps-on-windows-11-now-live-in-release-preview-channel-but-only-in-the-us Ensuring privacy while still showing personalized ads is a tricky proposition https://www.neowin.net/news/ensuring-privacy-while-still-showing-personalized-ads-is-a-tricky-proposition/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/03/1615025405_google-logo-magnifying_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>With Google killing off one of its privacy-preserving initiatives &quot;FLoC&quot; and moving to &quot;Topics&quot; instead, it&#039;s clear that showing you personalized ads without invading your privacy is a difficult task. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ensuring-privacy-while-still-showing-personalized-ads-is-a-tricky-proposition">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:16:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ensuring-privacy-while-still-showing-personalized-ads-is-a-tricky-proposition Machine Learning for dummies ($18 value) free eBook offer ends today https://www.neowin.net/news/free-download-machine-learning-for-dummies-2nd-edition-18-value/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1642583273_ebook_for_dummies_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Unlike most Machine Learning books, the fully updated 2nd Edition of Machine Learning For Dummies doesn&#039;t assume you have years of experience, and now you can get it absolutely free! <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/free-download-machine-learning-for-dummies-2nd-edition-18-value">Read more...</a> editor@neowin.net (Sponsored) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 18:00:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/free-download-machine-learning-for-dummies-2nd-edition-18-value Samsung announces next Galaxy Unpacked event with a focus on low-light photography https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-announces-next-galaxy-unpacked-event-with-a-focus-on-low-light-photography/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643216548_galaxy_unpacked_invitation_thumb1000_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Samsung has announced its next Galaxy Unpacked event. It will take place on February 9 and will be viewable on the company&#039;s website and YouTube channel where it will show off new phones. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-announces-next-galaxy-unpacked-event-with-a-focus-on-low-light-photography">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:30:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-announces-next-galaxy-unpacked-event-with-a-focus-on-low-light-photography Crusader Kings III hits Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5 on March 29 https://www.neowin.net/news/crusader-kings-iii-hits-xbox-series-xs-and-playstation-5-on-march-29/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/05/1589476030_ms_store_image_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Paradox has announced the launch date of Crusader Kings III for the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5 to be March 29. The grand strategy role playing game is hitting Xbox Game Pass too. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/crusader-kings-iii-hits-xbox-series-xs-and-playstation-5-on-march-29">Read more...</a> pulasthi.ariyasinghe@neowin.net (Pulasthi Ariyasinghe) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:42:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/crusader-kings-iii-hits-xbox-series-xs-and-playstation-5-on-march-29 Half-Life 2 finally gets proper gamepad support 18 years after PC launch https://www.neowin.net/news/half-life-2-finally-gets-proper-gamepad-support-18-years-after-pc-launch/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2022/01/1643212761_hl2header_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Valve has learned from its mistakes and is working to add proper controller support to its back catalog, and thanks to a report, we know the latest to get this treatment is Half-Life 2. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/half-life-2-finally-gets-proper-gamepad-support-18-years-after-pc-launch">Read more...</a> dean@thepowerbase.com (Dean Howell) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 16:24:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/half-life-2-finally-gets-proper-gamepad-support-18-years-after-pc-launch Windows 11 is getting a major update next month, Android apps in tow https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-is-getting-a-major-update-next-month-android-apps-in-tow/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/11/1636896898_i1_(1)_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced that Windows 11 is getting &quot;new experiences&quot; next month, which includes a public preview of Android apps on Windows, taskbar improvements, and a revamped Notepad app. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-is-getting-a-major-update-next-month-android-apps-in-tow">Read more...</a> usama.jawad@neowin.net (Usama Jawad) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 15:11:13 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/windows-11-is-getting-a-major-update-next-month-android-apps-in-tow Activision Blizzard refuses to recognize labor union at Raven Software https://www.neowin.net/news/activision-blizzard-refuses-to-recognize-labor-union-at-raven-software/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/06/1622623447_warzone_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Today, Bloomberg News reported that Activision Blizzard has refused to recognize the labor union set up at Raven Software for quality assurance workers. This will probably lead to a legal battle. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/activision-blizzard-refuses-to-recognize-labor-union-at-raven-software">Read more...</a> ashermadan@me.com (Asher Madan) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 15:09:41 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/activision-blizzard-refuses-to-recognize-labor-union-at-raven-software Pay What You Want for this 2022 Essential Excel Wizard Bundle https://www.neowin.net/news/pay-what-you-want-for-this-2022-essential-excel-wizard-bundle/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2021/08/1629117109_1564487122_1470218376_sale_4906_image_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Score something very big for very little! 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It&#039;s unclear when the game will launch, or how far along its development is, but we know it exists. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/crysis-4-officially-announced">Read more...</a> ashermadan@me.com (Asher Madan) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 12:58:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/crysis-4-officially-announced The lowly Alder Lake Pentium G7400T gets overclocked to 5.8GHz setting World records https://www.neowin.net/news/the-lowly-alder-lake-pentium-g7400t-gets-overclocked-to-58ghz-setting-world-records/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2019/09/1568405217_intel-lga-1151-socket_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Intel&#039;s locked Alder Lake-S Pentium G7400T was overclocked from 3.1, all the way up to 5.8GHz, a massive ~87% increase using BCLK tweaking. As such, the CPU has produced some impressive benchmarks. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/the-lowly-alder-lake-pentium-g7400t-gets-overclocked-to-58ghz-setting-world-records">Read more...</a> sen92sayan@gmail.com (Sayan Sen) Wed, 26 Jan 2022 08:00:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/the-lowly-alder-lake-pentium-g7400t-gets-overclocked-to-58ghz-setting-world-records