• Feature: Sony's State of Play Livestream - What PS4 Announcements to Expect
Feature: Sony's State of Play Livestream - What PS4 Announcements to Expect

In brief: Instead of hassling with he chaos of events like E3 and GDC, Sony has announced it will be initiating a Nintendo Direct-like way of announcing new games and updates. As many will likely be quick to point out, Nintendo has been well-known to utilize this method by giving video game fans information for its platforms by way of various Ni...

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  • Is Heavy Rain Getting a PC Release on the Epic Games Store?
Is Heavy Rain Getting a PC Release on the Epic Games Store?

The head of Epic Games Store, Steve Allison, took the opportunity to offer vague sales information about Metro Exodus; Epic's taken a lot of heat for co-opting the game as an exclusive a few weeks before launch after a long marketing run on Steam.

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  • Oculus Rift S ups the resolution, adds built-in sensors for improved VR
Oculus Rift S ups the resolution, adds built-in sensors for improved VR

Highlights of the upcoming Oculus Rift S , which requires a tethered PC for processing power, include its higher resolutions screens, and its inside-out tracking. Internal image resolution should also be much sharper, courtesy of a per-eye resolution target of 1280×1440, compared with 1080×1200 in the original device.

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  • New 'System Shock 3' Trailer Revealed
New 'System Shock 3' Trailer Revealed

While the trailer serves as a teaser, with no gameplay, a lot of players remember the AI SHODAN and how it terrorized players throughout System Shock 2 . We have no idea when it's planned to release, but it does still get me excited to think about. The release date is yet to be announced , but the sooner it comes, the better! The below teaser tra...

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  • Call of Duty: Mobile announced for Android and iOS
Call of Duty: Mobile announced for Android and iOS

But there is another rival in the making that poses an even bigger threat PUBG Mobile . Infinity Ward is up next in Activision's development duty merry-go-round, and while the continuation of the Modern Warfare series isn't out of the question, it's of course not been confirmed.

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  • SEGA unveils Team Sonic Racing details and a cartoon at SXSW
SEGA unveils Team Sonic Racing details and a cartoon at SXSW

Finally, to close the panel at SXSW, Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka did announce that the next Sonic game is now in development. Players will be able to customize their vehicles with custom horns, mod pods, power ups, skins, various paint jobs, etc.

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  • Apple launches new iPad Mini and iPad Air
Apple launches new iPad Mini and iPad Air

The iPad mini 4 is definitely looking at Black Friday-level discounts before long, both brand-new and refurbished, the latter of which costs $419 at the time of this writing on the official online Apple Store with 128 gigs of local digital hoarding room and cellular connectivity .

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  • Redmi 7 Now Official: Featuring Snapdragon 632, 12MP Camera, 4000mAh Battery
Redmi 7 Now Official: Featuring Snapdragon 632, 12MP Camera, 4000mAh Battery

It is a huge upgrade over the Helio P22 chipset used on the Redmi 6 . The Redmi 7 features a dual camera setup consisting of a primary 12MP camera with an aperture of f/1.29 and a secondary 2MP depth-sensor. On the other hand, the Chinese version of the Redmi Note 7 Pro features impressive specifications. The Redmi 7 is also the most affor...

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  • How to get Apex Legends Season 2 Battle Pass for free
How to get Apex Legends Season 2 Battle Pass for free

The Apex Legends Season 1 Battle Pass becomes available tomorrow, March 19, and is available for 950 Apex Coins. If you decide to not pick up the Battle Pass, there are also free rewards up for grabs for everyone. Good camo, maybe? Those playing free can still earn some goodies this season, too. Personally, I unlocked everything I needed ...

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  • Apple labels Spotify anti-competition complaint 'misleading rhetoric'
Apple labels Spotify anti-competition complaint 'misleading rhetoric'

Because iOS is a walled garden, it isn't possible to offer an alternative place to download an app with purchases that avoid Apple's fees. The iPhone maker is responding to a complaint that Spotify filed with the European Commission .

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  • Google's Duplex Restaurant-Booking Feature Now More Widely Available
Google's Duplex Restaurant-Booking Feature Now More Widely Available

I first spotted Continued Conversations on my Google Home Hub , and to no surprise, it works just like it does on other Assistant speakers. Analysts believe that with Google's AI reservation system expanding to the majority of us states, consumers and enthusiasts alike will have a clearer understanding of how restaurant owners and users feel...

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  • Nintendo Switch goes VR via upcoming Labo VR Kits
Nintendo Switch goes VR via upcoming Labo VR Kits

The Nintendo Switch is finally set to receive virtual reality powers, with the Japanese gaming giant announcing a Labo kit designed for the console. Interested players can purchase the Nintendo Labo VR Kit starting April 12th. "We wanted to design an experience that encourages both virtual and real-world interactions among players through p...

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  • Google warns users to immediately update Chrome browser after critical bug discovered
Google warns users to immediately update Chrome browser after critical bug discovered

Because it is not just a proof of concept bug, it is imperative that Chrome users patch their browser to the latest version, in order to stay protected from this threat. When a thread incorrectly reuses that memory space, the data will have been overwritten and significantly changed, leading to confusion and ultimately, potentially, remote code e...

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  • Nokia 9 PureView with Five Cameras Launches for $599 on March 3rd
Nokia 9 PureView with Five Cameras Launches for $599 on March 3rd

The promotional price is valid for some time only after which the phone will cost $699. It's the flagship device from HMD Global and also the industry's first smartphone with five rear cameras. Most likely not. I mean, the trypophobic effect of the Nokia 9 PureView will most definitely not affect sales as the flagship is a Limited Edition device.

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  • USB and Thunderbolt to converge - Hardware
USB and Thunderbolt to converge - Hardware

Is it familiar? That's right, Intel's Thunderbolt 3 interface is 40Gbps, but the earliest applications were put back in 2015. USB4 also offers support for more data and display protocols so you'll be better able to take advantage of that higher transfer rate.

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  • Apex Legends players suggest brilliantly cruel way to deal with cheaters
Apex Legends players suggest brilliantly cruel way to deal with cheaters

But it's probably safe to say that not many people expected Apex Legends to land as hard as it did. Not only has the game been able to capture the magic that the battle royale genre provides, but I also believe it is the best battle royale game to be released as of yet.

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  • CALL OF DUTY MODERN WARFARE 2 REMASTER Gets A European Rating
CALL OF DUTY MODERN WARFARE 2 REMASTER Gets A European Rating

For now, you can play Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered once the March PS Plus games roll around , which will be on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. Given that a rating has already been provided, it looks like there's a good chance that the game may release alongside this year's now unannounced Call of Duty game, which will launch in the Fall...

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  • Huawei P30 Pro Certification Confirms 40W SuperCharge Charging
Huawei P30 Pro Certification Confirms 40W SuperCharge Charging

The official teasers have hinted at lossless zoom technology and new evidence has emerged to support what the company has been hinting at. Looking at the leaked renders obtained by WinFuture , there's little left to the imagination. This trend has been started back in 2017 when Apple launched the iPhone X. It seems that Huawei has improved t...

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  • Artificial Tears Market Production Volume, Growth rate and Future Opportunities from 2018
Artificial Tears Market Production Volume, Growth rate and Future Opportunities from 2018

Moreover, the report emphasis on the essential attributes of the market including Price and Gross Margin, Capacity, Production, Revenue, current geographical zones, technology, demand-supply, Consumption, Import, Export, Market Drivers and Opportunities.

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  • Sprint Launching 5G Service in Five US Cities
Sprint Launching 5G Service in Five US Cities

Sprint declined to provide more details regarding its 5G service plans and what they will look like, and there's also no specifics about what speeds subscribers can expect to see. Sprint's first 5G-compatible smartphone from LG Electronics was also introduced at MWC. Most 5G networks operate on high radio frequencies called "millimeter waves" w...

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  • Xiaomi just unveiled what could possibly be the cheapest 5G phone
Xiaomi just unveiled what could possibly be the cheapest 5G phone

In comparison, the Samsung Galaxy Fold's screen is 4.6-inches folded and 7.3-inches unfolded, while it's 17mm when closed. While Samsung has opted for a modern and business-minded look, Huawei has gone with a futuristic design. This new large screen allows three apps to be displayed at once. And that bookish form factor makes more sense t...

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  • HMD Global launches Nokia 9 PureView smartphone with five-camera array
HMD Global launches Nokia 9 PureView smartphone with five-camera array

The phone is said to run Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, 5.99-inch 2K resolution display with HDR10 support, 6 GB RAM and 128 GB storage . The phone has a 2 day battery life with a 4000 mAh battery . As we are now accustomed to with HMD Global , the Nokia 9 ships with Android Pie and with a clean interface.

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  • Epic Games hosting 'Fortnight World Cup' offering $130M in prize money
Epic Games hosting 'Fortnight World Cup' offering $130M in prize money

Fortnite World Cup will begin this April 13th and will feature an unreal prize pool of $100,000,000. On 2 February, the game had its largest concurrent online player count when 10.7 million people logged in to view a virtual concert by dance music artist Marshmello .

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  • Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G coming to Europe in May for €599
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G coming to Europe in May for €599

Rest of the specifications remains similar to the standard variant of the Mi MIX 3. It is unlikely that these smartphones will come to the Indian market, considering most Mi flagship devices have stayed away, except for the Mi 4 and Mi 5.

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  • How the tech industry reacted to Huawei’s foldable phone
How the tech industry reacted to Huawei’s foldable phone

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd last week unveiled its own folding smartphone, priced at almost $2,000, in a bid to top the technology of Apple Inc and Chinese rivals and reignite consumer interest amid slumping sales. That translates to overall download rates in excess of 4 Gbps, a figure that Huawei says is more than twice the top speed of Qualcomm's...

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  • A pristine 'Super Mario Bros.' cartridge sold for over $100,000
A pristine 'Super Mario Bros.' cartridge sold for over $100,000

The game came out in 1985 after the video game crash of 1983, in which other makers - including Atari and Intellivision - pumped out low-quality games and many people regarded the industry as a fad. 'In terms of rarity, popularity, and relevance to collectors, this game has it all. You can buy a loose copy of the Super Mario Bros . cartridge for a...

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  • Preorder a Galaxy S10 Now, Save Up to $550 with Trade
Preorder a Galaxy S10 Now, Save Up to $550 with Trade

The Galaxy S10 range isn't official yet -at least that won't happen until February 20 when Samsung is expected to unveil three Galaxy S10 Smartphones alongside a Samsung foldable phone. The phones will be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, while the worldwide market variant, which will come to India as well, will have the Exy...

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  • Merge your Fortnite's console account
Merge your Fortnite's console account

The feature was due to roll out late past year but suffered a delay. The Secondary account's console login will be immediately linked to your Primary account . Two weeks later your Fortnite Cosmetic Items and V-Bucks will be transferred to your Primary Account . PlayStation 4 owners will probably get the most use out of the "Fortnit...

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  • Are Your Passwords Secure? Google's Password Checkup Knows
Are Your Passwords Secure? Google's Password Checkup Knows

The second feature is christened " Cross Account Protection ". The best thing about this extension is that it will also work with any password manager , in case you are using one already. Google , however, says that it does collect statistics related to breaches and incidents, which should technically help the company improve the service.

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  • Fixes Group FaceTime privacy bug
Fixes Group FaceTime privacy bug

It's unclear how much the teen will receive, but Apple has said it would make an additional gift toward Grant's education, Reuters reported . iPhone owners should update their Apple iOS software right now. "This includes a previously unidentified vulnerability in the Live Photos feature of FaceTime". And how can Apple expect peop...

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  • Wells Fargo banking outage enrages customers, ruins mornings
Wells Fargo banking outage enrages customers, ruins mornings

As of 9:15 a.m., the bank's website was also unavailable. "We apologize for the inconvenience", Wells Fargo spokesperson Jennifer Langan told ABC News. Thursdays outage is the second to hit Wells Fargo in the last week. "U giving me my $45k earnest $ back?" one Twitter user wrote to Wells Fargo. Wells Fargo says workers discovered the problem f...

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  • Google launches Password Checkup extension for Chrome on Safer Internet Day
Google launches Password Checkup extension for Chrome on Safer Internet Day

After installing this extension, wherever you sign-in, if you enter a username and password which are already compromised in a data breach , you will receive a warning to reset your password. "We also designed Password Checkup to prevent an attacker from abusing Password Checkup to reveal unsafe usernames and passwords", the search giant not...

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  • Apple Busts Facebook for Distributing Data-Sucking App 30 January 2019
Apple Busts Facebook for Distributing Data-Sucking App 30 January 2019

Of course, the data that Facebook has already gathered can not be unseen and the ball is now in Apple's court to react to the way Facebook has violated the rules of Apple's platform to carry on its extensive data mining operations. "Despite early reports, there was nothing "secret" about this; it was literally called the Facebook Research App", a...

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  • Apple FaceTime Bug Lets Callers Hear & See You Before You’ve Even Answered
Apple FaceTime Bug Lets Callers Hear & See You Before You’ve Even Answered

Due to the bug, this causes the other person's device to effectively answer the call so that you can hear audio from their end. However, their phone screen stills show the call is incoming, rather than connected. The Verge was able to reach an Apple spokesperson and Apple is aware of the issue with plans to release a software update later ...

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  • Facebook plans to merge WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger apps
Facebook plans to merge WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger apps

But Mark Zuckerberg reportedly has a plan to integrate three popular Facebook-owned messaging apps - Instagram , WhatsApp and Messenger - under a single underlying messaging platform or protocol. The move is now slated for either late this year or 2020 and will involve some fundamental rewrites to how each platform now works according to s...

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