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Steam’s new beta takes local multiplayer games online

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Valve Software Valve didn’t wait long to give you a chance to play local multiplayer games online. The latest Steam beta client now includes Remote Play Together support that lets friends join in multiplayer experiences that would normally require sitting on the same couch. Only the host needs a copy […]

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Surface Pro 7 review: USB-C upgrade, battery downgrade

Engadget RSS Feed The Surface Pro line hasn’t changed much over the years. Each new generation brought incremental spec bumps and slight design changes. And this time around is pretty much the same. Microsoft is giving us newer processors, improved microphones and some Surface Pen software updates. Most important of all, though, there is now […]

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Bungie pulls popular gun from ‘Destiny 2’ after discovering exploit

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Bungie Believe it or not, Bungie is grappling with another wildly overpowered Destiny 2 weapon. The developer has pulled the Telesto fusion rifle from all activities after players discovered an exploit that lets them rapidly charge their character’s Super ability. All you had to do was shoot at the floor […]

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The best trackballs

Engadget RSS Feed By Thorin Klosowski This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to trackballs. After spending more than 120 hours testing eight trackballs during weeks of work, we found that the best […]

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Samsung won’t support Linux on DeX once Android 10 arrives

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Samsung If you’ve been using Linux on DeX (aka Linux on Galaxy) to turn your Samsung phone into a PC, you’ll need to make a change of plans. Samsung is warning users that it’s shutting down the Linux on DeX beta program, and that its Android 10 update won’t support […]

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Remedy fixes ‘Control’ on the Epic Store so it will work offline

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Remedy Entertainment The update that added a photomode to Remedy’s moody shooter Control also added some new headaches for PC players who purchased it from the Epic Games Store. Although the team says that changes made were intended to validate “future expansions,” their actual impact removed Steam controller support and […]

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‘Okami’ veterans want to make a sequel

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Capcom After years of remasters and ports, Okami is finally getting a sequel… well, maybe. Two veterans from the game who now work at Platinum Games, director Hideki Kamiya and Ikumi Nakamura (the star of Bethesda’s E3 presentation), have posted a video declaring that “Okami is going to be back” […]

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Razer’s first workstation laptop is cheaper than you’d expect

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Razer Razer has unveiled pricing for its top-end Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition with Quadro RTX 5000 graphics and it’s … actually not too bad? Equipped in the standard configuration, it comes with a 16GB Quadro RTX 5000 card, 32GB of dual-channel DDR4-2667 MHz RAM, a 1TB M.2 NVMe SSD […]

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‘Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’ swaps loot boxes for a battle pass

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Activision Activision has confirmed its post-launch plans for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, and they’re generous to say the least. All future maps and new modes will be released for free, there won’t be any loot boxes or a season pass, and the game will feature crossplay across all platforms. […]

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Watch the first trailer of ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ for PC

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Rockstar Games Red Dead Redemption 2 developer Rockstar Games has shared the first trailer for the upcoming PC release of the game, which showcases the open-world western running at 4K and 60 frames per second. It also offers a glimpse of some of the other graphical enhancements that the studio […]

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