Tuesday, April 13

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Nvidia GeForce Now exceeds 10 million members

At its GTC conference, Nvidia confirmed that it has exceeded 10 million members on its Nvidia GeForce Now cloud gaming service. If we talk more and more about cloud gaming, Nvidia's GeForce Now service has been around for many years. After a time in beta, the service was officially launched in early 2020 and is today one of the most popular services on the market. At its GTC conference, dedicated to business, cloud and AI, Nvidia confirmed that its GeForce Now service has exceeded 10 million users. It is not a surprise, the firm had already announced to have nearly 10 million users in mid-March. A service available everywhere Nvidi...
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obsessed with its blockbusters and Naughty Dog, Sony abandons its small studios

In a long investigation, Bloomberg details the misadventures of several niche studios, hampered in their creative freedom and sent as reinforcements to help the star studio of the Japanese publisher, Naughty Dog. The symptom of a policy of "Blockbuster above all" at PlayStation which wreaks more havoc on some who feel neglected. The Last of Us Part 2 // Gamesdone : Naughty Dog It seems a long time ago when Sony had a reputation for financing the creations of small independent studios to supply the store of the PS Vita, as had been the case with Olli Olli. According to an article by Bloomberg, despite its dozen owned studios around the world, the Japanese publisher seems obsessed with blockbusters and remakes prod...
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a failure severely disrupts services

An outage is currently affecting several Google services, such as Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides. If you're having trouble creating a new Google Docs, you're probably not the only one affected. A failure is currently raging on several services of the Mountain View firm, which are Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets and Google Slides. Services completely interrupted On his page Status Dashboard, the Californian giant does indeed confirm that these four services are currently disrupted. The presence of an orange pellet attests it. For this fourteenth, the incident started in the middle of the afternoon, since 3:36 p.m. more precisely. ...
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Best PlayStation Now games: the top PS Now games to stream or download today

Looking for the best PS Now games? Then you’ve landed on the right page. Streaming subscriptions are now found in their abundances. Netflix helped pioneer the idea and sell it to households globally, making the term instantly recognizable in the mainstream populace. In the games space though, we are still in a period of transition as developers and platform holders work out all the kinks of what works and what does not. Sony, for instance, has been tinkering with the idea since the beginning of 2014 via its own cloud game subscription service, PlayStation Now. While not having the immediate effect that many had hoped for, the concept of gaming on-demand or the "Netflix of games" is still one that millions dream of. In the meantime, though, Sony has been carefully curating a catalogue o...
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Xiaomi would release three new Mi Pad 5s this year

Xiaomi would be on the verge of presenting three Mi Pad 5s this year with Snapdragon 800 SoCs from Qualcomm. Xiaomi would make its comeback in a very tight market by releasing three Mi Pad 5. Image: Xiaomi // Gamesdone: Xiaomi Xiaomi has not released tablets for a few years now. This absence has allowed many manufacturers like Huawei to grab a share of the market. However, the information emitted by Xiaomiui's tweet or the site Weibo, demonstrate that Xiaomi could soon be back in this market. There has been no confirmation from the brand yet, but the Mi Pad 5 range is said to consist of three new models. Three years of inactivity to catch up for Xiaomi The Xiaomi Mi Pad 4...
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It’s official, the conversion bonus extends to electric bikes and cargo bikes

Like cars, electric bikes and cargo bikes will benefit from a conversion premium in the event of a polluting vehicle scrapped. The amendment tabled on March 25, 2021 which requested it was ratified by the National Assembly. As predicted, electric bicycles will be entitled to further financial assistance. Article 25 of the Climate and Resilience Bill has in fact been validated by the National Assembly, in passing validating a flagship measure in favor of VAE: that of being eligible for the conversion bonus, which extends to a new category of vehicles. Jean-Marc Zulesi, rapporteur for the Climate and Resilience law and LREM deputy for Bouches-du-Rhône, announced the news on his Twitter account. In total, two amen...
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Sonos and Ikea could launch a mural with a hidden speaker

After a first successful partnership with the Symfonisk range, Sonos and Ikea have long had the ambition to continue their collaboration. The two companies recently started teasing the arrival of an upcoming product. It could be an Ikea decor item with a Sonos speaker. The first products of the Symfonisk range from IKEA and Sonos // Gamesdone: FRANDROID Their first merger had rather been a great success. Sonos and Ikea could strengthen their union with the arrival of new products. It is hardly a mystery that the two companies have been working for a long time on additional references for the Symfonisk range launched in the summer of 2019. And this should take the form of a new “decorative” speaker, according to...
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Apple would develop a Smart Display and an Apple TV and HomePod hybrid to conquer the living room

Apple would target the show again with a product combining connected speaker and Apple TV box. Gamesdone : Howard Bouchevereau / Unsplash Faced with the immense success of the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch and AirPods accessories, the Apple brand's offensive in our salons was received more timidly. We already know the Apple TV box, a new model of which could land this year, and the HomePod speaker, available in 2020 in HomePod Mini. According to the sources of Mark Gurman, reference journalist for the Apple universe, the next product of the apple would be hybrid: both a TV box and a connected speaker. And a camera for Facetime It would...
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Samsung 870 QVO SSD price drops, with 1 or 2TB of storage

Changing a hard drive to an SDD is a great way to give your PC a facelift. For 185.99 euros in its 2TB version and 79.99 euros in its 1TB version, the Samsung 870 QVO is a great way to achieve this. The SDD storage market is booming and Samsung is forced to match the prices of the competition. The proof with its 870 QVO of 2 TB which 11% decrease. If you only need one terabyte, the 1TB version is available with 27% discount.Samsung SSDs WHICH out 870n short 560MB / s read, 530MB / s write The very interesting capacity / price ratio Samsung reliability Instead of 209.99 euros, the 2TB Samsung 870 QVO internal SSD is available on Amazon at 185,99 euros. The 1 TB version is listed at 79,99 euros instead of 109...
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of employees and the Iliad (Free) group join forces for a takeover offer

A new candidacy is added on the takeover of Shadow: several employees got together and convinced Illiad of their strategy for the company Blade. More than a month after the revelation of the financial difficulties of Blade, the company behind Shadow, we still do not know the future of the young French company. In March, Octave Klaba unveiled his takeover plan for Shadow. The founder of OVHCloud wants to reuse Shadow's know-how to develop a European alternative to Office 365 and G Suite from the giants Microsoft and Google. The French billionaire will now have to confront his case with a new takeover offer, pushed by Blade employees. Making Blade profitable By press releas...