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Multiscription announces Unleashd subscription service for free-to-play games

Multiscription has unveiled Unleashd, an in-game subscription service that can create a new source of revenue for free-to-play games. More than 40 publishers have signed up 50 games for the service, which complements existing free-to-play revenue streams. The supporters include Nitro Games, Amuzo, Full HP, and Northplay. Unleashd is slated to launch on Google Play […]

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Specialist unites service provider booking, payment, and video in 1 app

While few sectors of the economy were prepared to transition to completely online operations as coronavirus-related restrictions closed physical businesses, in-person service providers were particularly hard hit — even if they had digital payment solutions in place, they couldn’t book jobs or meet with clients. Today, a new app called Specialist is addressing all three […]

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Microsoft announces Microsoft 365, a service to replace personal Office 365

Teams will offer features for families. Microsoft Here’s a screenshot (or mockup) of the ScreenTime-like Family Safety app. Microsoft Microsoft Editor is the company’s answer to Grammarly. Microsoft Users will be able to connect their personal and work calendars in Outlook. Microsoft New templates and other features are coming to PowerPoint. https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/blog/2020/03/30/introducing-new-microsoft-365-personal-family-subscriptions/ PowerPoint has a […]

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Microsoft’s massive online gaming service, Xbox Live, is down for millions of people

&quotFortnite”/Epic Games On Wednesday afternoon, core components of Microsoft’s Xbox Live online service went offline. Microsoft warned of issues with core functionality, including “signing in; creating, managing, or recovering an account; and search.” The issues aren’t affecting all Xbox Live users – we were able to sign in on an Xbox One console in Brooklyn. […]

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Google’s Safe Browsing service gets its own Chrome extension

Google today released the Suspicious Site Reporter Extension. As its name implies, the extension lets users report suspicious sites to Google’s Safe Browsing service. Google also highlighted that Chrome recently started warning users about sites with deceptive URLs. Google’s Safe Browsing service provides lists of URLs that contain malware or phishing content to Chrome, Firefox, […]