Monday, 21 January 2019
Latest news
Home » IT


The New Xbox One X: What's Inside, Exclusive Launch Titles


We would be much more excited for the Xbox One X if Microsoft announced that the next entry in the Halo franchise, for example, was an Xbox One X exclusive. However, one concern for many commentators and players alike was that this new console would only serve those people who already own a 4K television. Read More »

Ubisoft Announces New IP Skull & Bones At Ubisoft E3 Press Conference


You can get into a ship "armed to the teeth". An open world game like its predecessor, The Crew 2 will allow players to drive any motorsport - including speed boats, dune buggies, dirt bikes, stunt planes, super cars, and others. Sailors will have to navigate winds and use their ships' unique abilities in battle. There's a difference between "bloodlust" and claiming loot, as it drives you to make different decisions about how to attack. Read More »

Scam Apps Are Making Big Money in the App Store


Previously, adopting the new App Store rating API was optional, but Apple is now fulfilling its earlier pledge to eventually make it mandatory. In a change to the App Store rules this week, Apple said it will now enforce hard limits on how review prompts show up and how often users have to see them. Read More »

Ubisoft Announce New VR Title Transference in Conjunction with Elijah Wood's SpectreVision


Waller. The company made the announcement at its press event ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show in Los Angeles this week. Experience the limits of techno-psychology and escape a maze-like puzzle concealing a corrupted truth. Not much else is known, but it seems quite intriguing indeed, so keep an eye out for Transference when it comes out in Spring 2018 for all major VR platforms. Read More »

Xbox One X release date announced: Pre-order information


The console will use supersampling to improve visuals on 1080p screens while offering true 4K UHD playback on 4K screens. The news is timely too, given that Microsoft announced earlier today that it would be adding backwards compatibility for the original Xbox to the Xbox One at its E3 keynote today. Read More »

Xbox One X is Microsoft's powerful new game console


The new console is slimmer than the Xbox One S , another Xbox One variant which the company released earlier this year . Xbox One X launches November 7 at $499/£449/€499, and not only will it improve all games made for it, but all already released Xbox One games will see a performance increase as well. Read More »

Microsoft announces Xbox One X console

Speaking at the fair Phil Spencer, head of Xbox , explained that the new device contains the fastest processor chip ever used in a games console, calling it "the most powerful console ever made". Or is the PS4 Pro, Sony's most premium console enough? He expects the Xbox One X to meet a similar fate. Microsoft said its next videogame console will go on sale November 7 for $499, about $100 more than Sony Corp.'s high-end PlayStation 4 Pro. Read More »

Amazon Prime Video is finally coming to Apple TV

Tim Cook , CEO, speaks during Apple's annual world wide developer conference (WWDC) in San Jose, California, U.S. June 5, 2017 . In a tweet , Amazon confirmed that it plans to integrate Amazon Prime Video with the Apple TV app , which centralizes all TV shows on Apple TV in one place for easier searching and access. Read More »

McDonald's will use Snapchat to hire for 250000 summer jobs


Once there they can apply for jobs at their local restaurant. The world's largest burger chain said the company and its franchisees will hire about 250,000 people across its more than 14,000 USA restaurants for what is usually one of its busiest seasons of the year. Read More »

Highlights from Apple's WWDC 2017


The 12 Megapixel camera is taken from the iPhone 7 so has Optical Image Stabilisation, 4K Video, True-tone flash and live photos. One of those major announcements was the new iOS 11 for the iPhone. On the inside it is said to carry some sort of wireless charging technology. Where will the fingerprint sensor be placed on the iPhone 8? Some had the Touch ID embedded in the display while others had the feature on the back. Read More »

Apple App Store Bans Pepe the Frog Meme


While hardly a radical new feature for iOS users, this marks a somewhat larger shift in attitude from Apple to NFC, which Apple has considered so proprietary that it doesn't even provide an NFC on/off switch in the iPhone's settings. Frank Gillett of Forrester Research also agrees that the firm needs to slow down on the hype of the new iPad Pro. Premium accessories such as the Apple Pencil and Keyboard (priced at $100+) could also drive margins. Read More »

Original Xbox games will soon be playable on Xbox One

Software company Microsoft have announced the Xbox One X - the newest iteration of the Xbox - at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, E3. Through this program, Microsoft has made a bunch of Xbox 360 games compatible with Xbox One hardware, giving those old libraries new life. Read More »

IPad Pro 10.5 Reviews: What you really need to know


But there has still been some big news for fans of the company's iMac and MacBook lines. It is not clear when the new Macs will go on sale on India, but given that the pricing is out, these should be hitting the stores soon. The SSD storage is up to 512GB and this one also has the new Force Touch Keypad. There will also be faster SSDs built into all the updated MacBooks and MacBook Pros . Read More »

Klei Entertainment announces new RPG Griftlands


From the little bit of information we have about the title, I can not wait to get my hands on Griftlands based on the art style alone. Griftlands is still a ways off and in the meantime, Klei Entertainment is busy refining its Steam Early Access title Oxygen Not Included and platformer Hot Lava . Read More »

Ceasefire violation on LoC: Pakistan starts heavy shelling in J&K's Poonch district

Reports said that the Pakistani troops also targeted civilian population and hamelts along the LoC in Krishna Ghati and Balnoie areas of Poonch district, triggering panic among the area dwellers. Bajwa yesterday warned India that his forces are capable of defeating all threats irrespective of the front during a visit to the forward positions along the Line of Control (LoC). Read More »

The rest of the news from the Xbox briefing

Most had 4K visuals, extolling the benefits of running them on an Xbox One X. However, they will also work and look nearly as good on Xbox One S. The technical upgrades support the ability to run video games in native 4K resolutions, while also allowing games to run faster and pack a lot more detail. Read More »

This Is The New Control Center In Apple's iOS 11

Though it's the now the latest and greatest version of the operating system, it will stop receiving important security and performance updates from Apple when iOS 11 launches, leaving users potentially vulnerable to bugs and glitches. That said , Apple says it sees a long future for both Mac and iPad. The outside isn't all that's changed. Then, the combination of the slightly larger size, faster processing power and new software could make the new iPad Pro stand out against the rest ... Read More »

Is Apple's new HomePod a true Sonos competitor?


Today we're comparing the top three smart speakers on the market , namely the Google Home , the Apple HomePod and the Amazon Echo . The squat device comes with what Apple says , are high-powered speakers, and will support the company's virtual personal assistant Siri to control smart home devices , like smart light bulbs and thermostats. Read More »

This iPhone 8 concept was made using Apple's new AR platform

The software uses Bluetooth or wifi to figure out how quickly you're moving and if you attempt to view your screen while in motion, you'll be greeted by a blank screen. Moreover, interface for weather app, mail, safari and photos app also get changes and additions. This upcoming feature actually made me think about all the apps I have on my phone, and go through what's there and find out what I actually don't use anymore. Read More »

Indie adventure game Ooblets gets new E3 trailer


PDT / 1 p.m. EDT / 6 p.m. BST (When is that?). You'll also get Shack's live reactions to all the details in the livestream below. The E3 2017 announcement is a victory lap for the dev, Rebecca Cordingley , who was inspired by the solo effort of Stardew Valley and quit her game dev job to go solo. Read More »

Gboard won't suggest words from incognito mode in Android O


What's also interesting is that the search results continually refresh as you draw more parts to the emoji - it doesn't wait for a finished masterpiece to return options. Marked by the familiar fedora plus glasses graphic against a dark background, incognito mode in Gboard is exactly what you'd expect - it prevents Google's keyboard from learning from your inputs, as well as from offering suggestions from it's accumulated word data base. Read More »

Porsche 911 GT2 RS, 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor, 2019 Audi A8

It's been spotted numerous times at the Nürburgring undergoing high-speed testing. Porsche hasn't confirmed pricing or availability of the real-life vehicle yet, in fact. There are 30 different locations in the game, too, with over 200 different configurations - confirmed are the Nurburgring and Dubai. We still don't have all the specs but we hear the auto will pack more than 650 horsepower. Read More »