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Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 26/01/2023

Adam Gelencser
4 min readJan 26

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Quote of the day:

Setting goals is the first step into turning the invisible into the visible. Tony Robbins

Jokes of the day:

I got a reversible jacket for Christmas, I can’t wait to see how it turns out.

A perfectionist walked into a bar… apparently, the bar was not set high enough.

Top 10 news of the day:

Xbox Confirms It Will Return to LA for Annual Summer Showcase

Xbox announced they’ll be hosting a physical games showcase in Los Angeles this summer, the first of its kind in four years, but did not mention E3 by name.

In a blog post recapping their recent online event, Xbox confirmed that it’s working on a standalone showcase in Los Angeles this summer. In a paragraph about upcoming game announcements, Xbox wrote, “As we announced previously, in order to dedicate … [859 chars]

Gloria Hunniford shares ‘anxious’ health update after recent hospital scare

Loose Women star Gloria Hunniford admitted she was ‘anxious’ about ageing on Wednesday, as she revealed she was admitted to hospital in the days leading up to Christmas

Loose Women star Gloria Hunniford admitted she was ‘anxious’ about ageing on Wednesday, as she revealed she was admitted to hospital in the days leading up to Christmas TV legend Gloria Hunniford has shared an anxious health update with fans after a … [2621 chars]

These Nine Games Are Coming To Xbox Game Pass (January 25 — February 7)

We’ve finally got a new roundup! — We’ve been waiting ages for Microsoft to give us a big, proper Xbox Game Pass roundup o…

We’ve been waiting ages for Microsoft to give us a big, proper Xbox Game Pass roundup of titles for the month of January (and February), and we’ve finally just received one following the conclusion of the Xbox Developer Direct event! The roundup incl… [484 chars]

Random: People Are Sharing Their “Useless” Video Game Knowledge On Twitter — Here Are The Best Ones

Trust us, our uncles work at Nintendo — There is nothing in the world more powerful than a video game secret on a school p…

There is nothing in the world more powerful than a video game secret on a school playground. For an entire day — maybe even a week — you can become the king of recess, just by wielding the Mew Under Truck rumour, or the secret Triforce hidden in Ocar… [2352 chars]

Everything announced at Xbox and Bethesda Developer Direct

That’s a wrap on the Xbox and Bethesda Developer Direct, and the first big video game showcase of 2023. The show gave u…

That’s a wrap on the Xbox and Bethesda Developer Direct, and the first big video game showcase of 2023. The show gave us a lot of what we’d expected, all that had leaked and, well, no surprises, really. Here are all the announcements, trailers and ne… [1520 chars]

Redfall Gets May Release Date, Reveals New Gameplay Footage

Developer Arkane Studios will be releasing their story-driven shooter, Redfall, on May 2, they announced at today’s Xbox Developer Direct.

Developer Arkane Studios will be releasing their story-driven shooter, Redfall, on May 2, they announced at today’s Xbox Developer Direct. They also revealed some new gameplay footage, showing off more details on the players’ unique abilities, as wel… [1060 chars]

Redfall launches in May

Arkane Austin’s first-person vampire shooter will launch for PC and Xbox Series X/S on 2nd May, including via Xbox Game…

Arkane Austin’s first-person vampire shooter will launch for PC and Xbox Series X/S on 2nd May, including via Xbox Game Pass. Tonight’s Xbox Developer_Direct gave us a fresh look at the game, including its fire station safehouse which appeared to be … [840 chars]

Tango Gameworks Announces Hi-Fi Rush During Xbox Developer_Direct Showcase, Out Today

Tango Gameworks’ next game is Hi-Fi Rush, a rhythm adventure game under development exclusively for the Xbox Series X|S, and it’s coming out tonight.

Tango Gameworks’ next game is Hi-Fi Rush, a rhythm adventure game under development exclusively for the Xbox Series X|S, and it’s coming out tonight. Announced during the Xbox Developer_Direct showcase, the trailer revealed a bombastic comic-like art… [1765 chars]

Celeste Gets Beautiful New Collector’s Edition For Fifth Anniversary

Open for pre-order now — Celeste turns five years old today, and in celebration of the platformer being old enough to go t…

Celeste turns five years old today, and in celebration of the platformer being old enough to go to school, the developers have announced a totally new collector’s edition of the game. Here are the contents of the anniversary edition, which can be pre… [818 chars]

Watch: ‘Real-life T-1000’ from Terminator 2 that can pass through metal bars invented by scientists

Shape-shifting robot is closest thing yet to the fictional cyborg sent to fight Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Cyberdyne Systems Model 101

Gallium, combined with ferromagnetic neodymium-iron-boron particles, melts at 30.6C (87.08F). When scientists sent an alternating magnetic field through the material, which was shaped like a miniature Lego figurine, its temperature increased — allowi… [1163 chars]

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Adam Gelencser

Tech enthusiast, currently entrepreneuring — regularly sharing content on tech news and irregularly on other topics. Founder of QMapper.co video AI tool.