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PS5 timed exclusive Deathloop delayed again

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed development schedules for a lot of upcoming games, and Arkane’s Deathloop is no exception to that. The game has gone through a few shifting release dates over the past year or so, and unfortunately, it’s being delayed again today. When we last heard from Arkane on the topic of Deathloop‘s release, the studio was targeting … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/ps5-timed-exclusive-deathloop-delayed-again-08667586/
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Alienware Adds Cherry MX Mechanical Keys to Its m15 and m17 R4 Laptops

A Dell Alienware laptop with Cherry MX keysDell

Every hardcore PC gamer is likely familiar with mechanical keyboards, particularly Cherry MX keys. But gaming on a laptop means either giving up mechanical keys or buying an external keyboard. But now, Alienware will bring Cherry MX keys to the m15 R4 and m17 R4 laptops.

It’s the first time a gaming laptop promised mechanical keys, but it is a first for Cherry MX keys. Even still, mechanical keyboards on a laptop are exceedingly rare because they have conflicting priorities. A laptop wants to be as thin and sleek as possible, even if a gaming laptop still ends up a brick. And mechanical keys want as much height as possible, adding bulk and extra weight.

Three Cherry MX switches, each thinner than the last.Dell

To get Cherry MX into the Alienware m15 and m17 R4 laptops, Dell and Cherry collaborated to redesign the keys. The two companies took inspiration from the DeLorean of all things and created a “binary mechanical switch experience” that fit in a laptop. Compared to the standard Cherry MX switches, the new keys look pretty different on the inside.

The keys deliver a full 1.8mm of travel through a self-cleaning mechanism, and despite the thinner profile, create a satisfying click. You can hear the keys now, courtesy of a tweet from Dell. And of course, the laptops still get Alienware’s RGB customization options, macro key assignments, 100% anti-ghosting, and N-Key RollOver. Despite fitting mechanical keys into the laptop, Dell says the Alienware laptops didn’t get any thicker—the dimensions are the same.

Super 🍒 sweet 🍒 news is dropping tomorrow. Until then 🤫@cherrymx pic.twitter.com/YKkdMhpG7a

— ALIENWARE (@Alienware) March 17, 2021

You can buy the updated Alienware m15 R4 and m17 R5 laptops today, and adding Cherry MX keys will increase the price by $150.

With Cherry Mx Keys

Alienware m15 R4


When you need your laptop to be heard from across the street, and felt when you pound the keys. This time with a smaller screen.

With Cherry MX keys

Alienware m17 RG


When you need your laptop to be heard from across the street, and felt when you pound the keys. This time with a largerscreen.

Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/74321/alienware-adds-cherry-mx-mechanical-keys-to-its-m15-and-m17-r4-laptops/
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Google’s Latest Pixel Feature Drop Is Packed with Useful Tweaks

Google’s regular software updates have become one of the best parts about its Pixel phones. I admit this month’s new feature drop isn’t a game-changer, but it does comes with some handy new additions for underwater shooting, the Recorder app, adaptability, and more.

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Source: https://gizmodo.com/googles-latest-pixel-feature-drop-is-packed-with-useful-1846380075
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Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 2: A better balance of premium and practical

c0520031-7848-11eb-9df3-2722364fc18fSamsung’s first Galaxy Chromebook was a thing to behold. It had an incredibly sharp and vivid 4K screen, a wonderful keyboard and a thin, light, well-designed body. It was almost everything you could want from a laptop — but its $1,000 price and emba…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/samsung-galaxy-chromebook-2-review-140021243.html
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Lenovo’s Latest Laptops Turn Themselves On When You Come Near

A Lenovo ThinkPad X13 Yoga, T14s, and X13 side by side.Lenovo

Lenovo ThinkPads are well-known and well-regarded work machines, but that doesn’t mean they don’t come with fancy features. In its latest series of updates to the ThinkPad lineup, Lenovo added human detection and a fingerprint reader in the power button to its popular T14s, X13, X13 Yoga laptops.

Sometimes boring is a good thing, especially when you’re looking for a laptop that does all the things and lasts as long as you need it. That’s where Lenovo ThinkPads come in. While the X1 Extreme model deserves its name, the other ThinkPads are more likely to earn a place in your work life or even daily driver life.

So it’s a good idea to keep an eye on the latest updates to the ThinkPad line. Lenovo bumped specs across the board to embrace the latest processors, both Intel and AMD, better monitors, and Wi-Fi 6. That last spec makes the laptops future-proof; as your Wi-Fi gets faster, the Lenovo laptops will keep up.

But the T14s, X13, X13 Yoga updates land the most interesting new features. They’ll retain the same basic look as the previous models, though the X13 and X13 Yoga will move to 16:10 aspect ratios. Along the way, they pick up human presence detection. As you approach the laptop, it will wake itself up to make getting to work that much faster.

They also come with a fingerprint reader that doubles as a power button, a pretty handy feature for anyone who prefers fingerprints to face unlock (especially in mask-wearing times). And if you need the oomph, the T-series laptops have an optional NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics card add-on.

Intel-powered ThinkPad T14s will be available in March starting at $1,499, while AMD-powered T14s will arrive in May at $1,279. The Intel-powered X13 Yoga arrives in April for $1,379, while the AMD version of the X13 will come out in May for $1,139.

Source: Lenovo

Source: https://www.reviewgeek.com/71836/lenovos-latest-laptops-turn-themselves-on-when-you-come-near/
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The 8 Best Features in Android 12 Developer Preview 1

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Five months after the release of Android 11, Google announced Android 12 Developer Preview 1 (DP1). Although most of the changes take place behind the scenes, these are the eight best user-facing features you can expect.

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Source: https://www.howtogeek.com/714496/the-8-best-features-in-android-12-developer-preview-1/
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Samsung Galaxy F62 packs a ridiculous battery and a shock price

Samsung has revealed its latest Android phone, and if you’ve ever thought you needed a much, much bigger battery to make it through the day, then the Galaxy F62 should probably do the trick. Behind the 6.7-inch Super AMOLED Plus display there’s a whopping 7,000 mAh battery, significantly bigger even than the sizable 5,000 mAh pack in the Galaxy S21 … Continue reading

Source: https://www.slashgear.com/samsung-galaxy-f62-packs-a-ridiculous-battery-and-a-shock-price-15659440/
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DJI’s future first-person drone surfaces in an unboxing video

d9955150-6f15-11eb-aeff-c0f932055421DJI’s first-person view drone still hasn’t been announced, but that isn’t stopping enthusiasts from getting hands-on time. The Verge reports that Dominion Drones briefly shared a video (reposted by SpiderMonkey FPV) where it unboxed the &…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/dji-first-person-view-drone-unboxing-leak-230540837.html
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‘Crash Bandicoot 4’ is coming to PS5, Xbox Series X/S and Switch in March

57017230-6acb-11eb-afec-d8881a3fa57aFrom his glorious origins on the first PlayStation, beloved orange furball Crash Bandicoot has leapt to most major gaming platforms in a nostalgia-fueled revival that shows no signs of slowing down. Now in his 25th year, the zany marsupial is heading…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/crash-bandicoot-4-ps5-xbox-switch-release-date-160055313.html
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