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Microsoft buys Sweden-based 3D tech products maker Simplygon

Such 3D capabilities also will be coming to Office applications, too, such as Excel, PowerPoint and Word, "over the next year", Microsoft had explained back in October. And buying the book is also as simplistic as buying an app on the Windows Store. Microsoft is also letting Insiders try out new features for Windows Information Protection that are created to give enterprise users more control over how encrypted work files are copied and managed on other devices and applications.

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Zuckerberg testifies ZeniMax's Oculus lawsuit is "just wrong"

Zuckerberg stated that he was "highly confident that Oculus products are built on Oculus technology", refuting claims the Oculus Rift was based on technology developed at the ZeniMax-owned Id Software . "He never returned those files or all copies of them after his employment with ZeniMax was terminated, " states the lawsuit (via Game Informer )".

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Injustice 2 Story Trailer Reveals Some New Characters

Both are in need of new allies, as the war of attrition has taken its toll, so developer NetherRealm Studios is adding a new character to the mix. So far, the confirmed characters listed on the Injustice website include Batman, Blue Beetle, The Flash, Harley Quinn, Superman, Supergirl, Wonder Woman, Deadshot, Gorilla Grodd, Aquaman, and Atrocitus.

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Mark Zuckerberg Defends Facebook's Oculus Acquisition in Virtual Reality Lawsuit

Zenimax alleges Facebook misappropriated the company's trade secrets and stole technology for the Oculus virtual reality headset. "Carmack secretly and illegally copied thousands of documents containing ZeniMax's intellectual property from his computer at ZeniMax to a USB storage device which he wrongfully took with him to Oculus", claim court papers seen by the BBC .

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Super Mario Odyssey Gets Recreated Grand Theft Auto Style

Earlier this week, Nintendo fans were nearly assuredly overjoyed to learn that their favorite plumber would be making an appearance on the company's forthcoming Switch console with the release of his new game Super Mario Odyssey later this year.

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Apple App Store Price Increases Hit U.K. as Inflation Accelerates

According to the report, the global revenue growth rates for the iOS App Store and Google Play were greater in 2016 than 2015. The average number of apps used per month is about 30. Apple has confirmed to developers it is raising app store prices by up to a third, more than countering any downward currency swing in the British pound since the Brexit vote in June.