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Police warn against 'Siri 108' prank spreading across social media

When Siri hears "108", it will start a five second countdown during which the call can be canceled. "A person may try to rely on local individuals or a phonebook for emergency services or consular services information while overseas, but such assistance may not be readily available when an emergency does occur".

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Red Dead Redemption Being Modded Into GTA 5

A thriving performance culture has since flourished, whereby hobbyist entertainers have crafted television shows, short films and documentaries that have been watched by hundreds, thousands and even millions of viewers in turn. According to the reports, the GTA 5 Online update will be released tomorrow (March 21, 2017) for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Additionally, there will be an inclusion of Classic GTA cars in the " GTA 5 Online" through future updates.

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'Arms': Meet the cast and weapons of the upcoming Switch fighter

Kit and Krysta firstly share the screenshots that they have captured while playing The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, asking attendees which are their favourites. Also posted today was the above ARMS weapons video. Boomerang has a larger arc than other weapons and is flawless to get around stage obstacles.

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Alexa can now order from Prime Now and alcohol delivery services

The roll out will not include orders of larger items or things like electronics. The digital assistant which powers Amazon Echo has offered voice shopping for a while, but delivery options have until now been limited. You'll still have to use Siri for more device-centric commands. At which point Alexa will choose your delivery slot. Customers need to be Prime members in the USA with a default payment and shipping address to use the new service.

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GameStop: Switch could eclipse the Wii

The company explained that GameStop continues to see strong demand from customers who are looking to purchase the Nintendo Switch System. In addition, the company noted that they're seeing excellent attach rates for both software and accessories: the latter of which comes with both good and bad connotations, showing that while people are excited about their new systems, the in-box hardware requires a little augmentation for true functionality.

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New Xbox One Wireless 'Recon Tech' Controller Coming in Late April

Major Nelson today announced a brand new line of special edition Tech Series Wireless Xbox One controllers. It will start shipping to retailers worldwide on April 25. Plus, it has all the same features of the Xbox Wireless Controller, including improved wireless range and Bluetooth for gaming on Windows 10 devices and Samsung Gear VR.