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Star Wars Battlefront Beta Files Show Han Solo, Princess Leia And More

Credits earned by completing Base Command matches can then be transferred into the full game, allowing players to purchase new weapons, Star Cards and other items. Pacific time. If you're on Xbox One, just queue it up from here . You will have to battle to hold off waves of Imperial forces, including AT-ST’s, TIE fighters, elite stormtroopers and more.

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DJI, the maker of popular Phantom drones announces world's first handheld 4K

To develop Osmo , DJI took its knowledge of gimbals and camera systems to create a device that strives to let anyone capture high-definition, stabilized 4K footage without breaking the bank. "It has a 12-megapixel camera with a 1/2.3" sensor and 90 degrees field-of-view lens with f2. You can also use the included holder to turn your smartphone into a screen.

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Discover the 'origami-inspired' auto made out of cardboard

The five have built a full-scale Lexus IS Sedan complete with an electric motor - out of cardboard . By making the Origami vehicle real, Lexus managed to prove that with the right technology there are no more boundaries. "As with anything, there were a few elements of trial and error, but as we had all the resources we needed in-house, this made the changes easier to produce", he continued.

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Mozilla to boot all plugins from Firefox … except Flash

Chrome's Flash does not use NPAPI, as Google was unhappy with both its performance characteristics and its security implications. Firefox began this process several years ago with manual plugin activation, allowing users to activate plugins only when they were necessary.

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Shovel Knight Physical Release on Xbox One Cancelled

According to the developer, this has been due to "publishing policies on the [Xbox One] that are beyond our control". "We're very sorry...we know there is a lot of interest - the pre-orders were really good and we thank everyone for their support!" First and foremost, Xbox One owners hoping to pick up the physical retail version are out of luck, as it's been cancelled for Xbox One.

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Microsoft to run hands-on trials of HoloLens AR headset

The majority of the hands-on tests will be conducted in the month of November, but Toronto and Seattle will be the first to host Microsoft's presentations in the last two weeks of October. Dev kits will initially only be shipped to the USA and Canada. The company announced that "The price range for the new HoloLens device was estimated at approximately $3,000 (Roughly 1,95,000)".