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How to Stream Google Stadia on iOS/iPadOS

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In a perfect world, we could download apps from a centralized, secure app store on our phones, and these apps would allow us to connect to other services we enjoy without any extra hassle. In the real world, you’re going to have to employ some clever workarounds if you want to get game streaming to work on the…

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How to Ask For a Refund for 'Fortnite' V-Bucks

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What a day. Epic Games is suing Apple and Google over their alleged monopolistic practices on their various app stores, and both companies have banned Epic’s most popular game, Fortnite, from their respective app stores for trying to skirt around the cut each company takes from in-app purchases.

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How to Play Apple Arcade Games on iPhone & iPad

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Do you want to play games that are uninterrupted by ads and don’t tempt you with in-app purchases? If so, you might be interested in Apple Arcade, a video game subscription service that gives you unlimited access to hundreds of exclusive ad-free games on iPhone, iPad, and Mac.

Apple introduced Apple Arcade a year ago alongside the release of iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. The games that are available on this platform are playable on the iPhone, iPad, Mac and even Apple TV. Apple Arcade games aren’t available on any other mobile devices, as the company has…

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How to Change Gender in Fortnite (Male / Female)

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Have you been enjoying playing Fortnite on your iPhone, iPad, or any other device recently? Well, if you’re relatively new to the game, you might want to know how you can change your character’s gender.

If you haven’t purchased the battle pass or any character skins from the item shop, Fornite will randomly select one of the eight available default characters every time you start a new game. Out of all the available characters, four of them are males and the other four are females (there are not currently any transgender Fortnite characters, in case you…

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How to See Battery of Game Controllers on iPad & iPhone

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If you have connected an Xbox controller or PS4 controller to an iPhone or iPad, you may be wondering if it’s possible to see what the battery life is of those connected game controllers.

It turns out that much the same way you can check the battery life of Apple Pencil or AirPods, you can also quickly check the battery percentage remaining of connected Bluetooth gaming controllers too in iOS and iPadOS.

Note to see battery life of the game controller, it must be connected to the iPhone or iPad via Bluetooth, turned on, and within range of the device. This is…

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How to Pair Playstation 4 Controller with macOS Catalina

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Mac users can pair and use Playstation 4 controllers with their Mac, which makes for an excellent gaming experience.

The ability to pair PS4 controllers to the Mac has been around a while, but with MacOS Catalina 10.15 onward, it’s easier than before (you can pair Xbox One controllers to Mac now too just as easily).


Once you’ve paired your DualShock 4 controller with your Mac you’ll be able to enjoy games in a more familiar control scheme environment if you’re someone coming from console gaming. It’s also something that suits some games more than…

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How to Play Apple Arcade Games on a Mac

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The arrival of Apple Arcade last year was something that we’d been looking forward to – and was rumored – for a long time. Now it’s here, and you can play games on iPhone, iPad, and Mac. And it’s the last one we’re going to cover today, so if you’ve been wondering how to play some Apple Arcade games on the Mac you’re in the right place.

How to Sign Up for Apple Arcade on Mac

You’ll first need an Apple Arcade subscription to play Apple Arcade games. That much is fairly obvious, and at $4.99 per month, it’s unlikely to break the bank as well….

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How to Use Xbox One Controller with Mac in MacOS Catalina

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Ever wanted to use an Xbox One controller with your Mac for gaming? You can do that easier than ever before with the latest versions of MacOS, because from macOS 10.15 Catalina and beyond Apple has added native support for Xbox One game controllers.

A paired Xbox One controller can be used to play any game that supports controllers on the Mac, whether that’s popular titles like Fortnite, or Apple Arcade games, or many others. The Microsoft Xbox One S and Xbox One X controllers are great controllers to play with and very popular with gamers in general, and now…

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How to Connect Xbox and PlayStation Controllers to Your Apple Device

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One of the lesser-known features added in last year’s iOS 13, iPadOS 13, macOS Catalina, and tvOS 13 updates was the ability to connect Xbox One and PlayStation 4 controllers to your Apple devices. In the video above, I show you how to pair these controllers with an iPad to play games like Fortnite and Minecraft.

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How to Play PS4 Games on iPhone & iPad Using Remote Play

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Do you own a Playstation 4? If so, consider yourself lucky because you can now use your iPhone and iPad to play all your favorite PS4 games using a feature known as Remote Play.

Sony added Remote Play support for iOS devices via a firmware update for the hugely successful gaming console and also released a companion app on the App Store. The feature has been around for quite a while now allowing Remote Play on Mac and Windows, and Android devices, allowing users to remotely stream the content that’s displayed on their consoles over the internet. And now…

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