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Samsung Gear Fit 2 and Gear IconX wireless ear buds leaked

Looks like the Samsung Gear Fit is about to get a product refresh. Twitter user and VentureBeat reporter @evleaks just released photos of the Samsung Gear Fit 2 tracking band, and the Samsung Gear IconX wireless ear buds. 198 more words

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Sci-fi sandbox game Planetoid Pioneers debuts on Steam Early Access

Planetoid Pioneers is a sci-fi sandbox game where you visit little “planetoids” and explore the physics-based environments. It is debuting today on Steam Early Access on the PC. 520 more words

GamesBeat weekly roundup: Rockstar’s new lawsuit, and Titanfall 2 announced

Welcome to another GamesBeat weekly roundup! This time, the PlayStation 4 outsells the Xbox One (again), someone puts Flappy Bird on an e-cigarette, and we review anticipated games like Dark Souls 3 and Bravely Second: End Layer. 748 more words

The DeanBeat: The narrative of the underdog in the gaming industry

Our GamesBeat Summit 2016 event is approaching on May 3-4, and I am the head cheerleader and organizer of it. It’s going to call out stories about the “underdogs” of gaming and the lessons that we can extract from them. 1,006 more words

Microsoft rolls out preview of plugin-free Skype for Web support in Edge

Microsoft today launched a preview of plugin-free Skype calls in Microsoft Edge. The new functionality works anywhere you can use Skype in the browser: Skype for Web, Outlook.com, Office Online, and OneDrive. 85 more words

Squarespace now sells you domain names directly so you can sidestep GoDaddy

Website builder Squarespace is adding an extra string to its bow today with the launch of Squarespace Domains, a service that helps users procure… 228 more words

Browser startup Vivaldi says it needs 5 million users to turn profit

OSLO (By Joachim Dagenborg, Reuters) – Internet browser Vivaldi, which launched last week, must attract five million monthly users to become profitable, its founder and chief executive said in a Reuters interview. 373 more words