Technology News for Saturday 6th November 2021

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Nov 06th 2021

1. Respawn nerfs Triple Take, EVA-8 in Apex Legends


Apex Legends developers caught something of a Friday night fever, shipping a few weapon balance changes and a some more fixes mere days after the new season's release. The Triple Take has been one of the best guns in the game, if not the best gun in ...

2. Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker Delayed Two Weeks To Ensure 'Stability'


Originally planned to come out later this month, Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker, the Square Enix MMORPG's biggest expansion to-date, will instead arrive a few weeks later on December 7. That's because director Naoki Yoshida and the rest of the ...

3. Nintendo To Continue To Improving Switch Online Following Backlash

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Nintendo doubled-down on its commitment to its paid Switch Online subscription service in its latest corporate strategy briefing with investors. Despite complaints over the quality and price of its newly added Expansion Pack tier, the company said it ...

4. Amazon's early Black Friday sales features great deals this weekend on tech, toys, fashion, home

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Amazon continues to roll out early Black Friday sales ahead of the holiday shopping crunch. The deals span electronics, appliances, technology, fashion and more. Sony WH-1000XM4 Wireless Industry Leading Noise Canceling Overhead Headphones with Mic for ...

5. MIAA Volleyball: Takiera Darrow's 500th kill helps Mount Greylock to state tournament win


WILLIAMSTOWN — Mount Greylock volleyball got its state tournament run started with a big home win over Sturgis Charter East. The No. 19 seeds had to travel all the way from Cape Cod to the Berkshires, where they met the 14th-seeded Mounties in a ...

6. Weekend deals: Amazon Echo Buds 2, SodaStream, Fitbit and more early Black Friday deals

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The latest SodaStream is a nice step up from the Terra and One Touch models for fans of home-brewed carbonated water. It's sturdier and quieter, sports a solid stainless-steel bottle holder and comes with two glass carafes.

7. The Pixel 6's software could be how Google wins over Samsung Galaxy fans

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The Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro. Andrew Hoyle/CNET. The Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro have been praised for their excellent cameras, aggressive prices and sharp designs, making them the first Google phones that might truly rival Apple and Samsung's devices.

8. 'Final Fantasy 14: Endwalker' Delayed, Will Go Up Against 'Halo Infinite'


Final Fantasy's Naoki Yoshida, or Yoshi P as he's known, is extremely torn up about even this short delay, as this marks the first time he's ever delayed a release date, despite that being a beyond common practice in the industry. Here's what he had to say ...

9. Easy-read guide to the COVID-19 booster vaccination


Coronavirus can make older people and people with some health conditions more poorly. People with a learning disability are also more likely to become poorly if they get coronavirus. It is really important to keep ourselves ...

10. The Most Brilliant Thing About Apple's New MacBook Pros Is What No One Saw Coming

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In reality, a lot of what Apple delivered had been leaked in advance. The ports, the new 14-inch size, the mini-LED displays, and even the notch had been rumored ahead of the announcement. There were even diagrams of the processors, even if the names ...

11. Why the upcoming M2 chip shouldn't stop you from buying a Mac now


And look at the calendar—2022 is just around the corner. So if you're wondering whether you should wait for the M2 instead of investing in an M1 MacBook Air or M1 Pro MacBook Pro, we're here to help.

12. Five of Elden Ring's classes have been revealed for the beta


While sadly PC players won't be getting to play it, the first closed beta for Elden Ring kicks off a week from now. It's the first chance for many fans to try out the eagerly-anticipated next game from the creators of Dark Souls – and From Software has ...

13. FFXIV Endwalker delayed into December


Square Enix has delayed Final Fantasy XIV's Endwalker expansion by two weeks. The new slice of content was initially due to release on November 23, 2021, but will now be available on December 7. If you have early access, you can jump in on December 3.