'Monster Hunter' on hold as China hits pause on new video games

Revenue from PC games dropped 5% year-on-year and 8% quarter-on-quarter. The company derived a third of its revenue from games in the last quarter, down from 56 percent in the second quarter of 2014. Morton said he remained bullish on Tencent shares ... More..

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Pre order of Galaxy Note 9 begins in Bangladesh
by | Friday, August 17, 2018

Pre order of Galaxy Note 9 begins in Bangladesh

Koh has pretty much confirmed that the Galaxy S lineup will be refreshed in the first half of 2019, while the new Galaxy Note devices will be released in the second half of the next year. And there's no excus...More..

Leaked Google Pixel 3 XL Photos Show XL Sized Notched Display
by | Friday, August 10, 2018

Leaked Google Pixel 3 XL Photos Show XL Sized Notched Display

Google is expected to unveil the Pixel 3 XL in October to compete with Apple's new iPhone. The new leaked pictures don't really show off anything new about the device, apart from the new USB-C earbuds that w...More..

Gen Pixel's Overview screen allows for text selection on Android 9 Pie
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Gen Pixel's Overview screen allows for text selection on Android 9 Pie

The update will arrive with a slew of new features created to accomplish just that, including new device brightness and battery management tools. Google has added several new AI features to Android Pie , t...More..

Presented the world’s first 5G smartphone
by | Sunday, August 05, 2018

Presented the world’s first 5G smartphone

But while 5G might seem like a really good reason to run out and buy a Z3, don't be fooled. Motorola is adopting 5G connectivity a little earlier than its competitors and has also introduced a Moto Mod th...More..

Samsung accidentally uploads Galaxy Note 9 reveal video to YouTube
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Samsung accidentally uploads Galaxy Note 9 reveal video to YouTube

In addition, it resembles the Note 8 very closely. Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is scheduled to launch at "Galaxy Unpacked" event on August 9 . It also talks of an all-day battery life, and it has been rumour...More..

Will Google search actually return to China?
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

Will Google search actually return to China?

According to sources, it's planning to launch a censored version of its search engine which will block certain websites and even some search terms. Depending on when the Chinese government approves the "ton...More..

Fortnite's Playground mode is coming back this week
by | Monday, July 30, 2018

Fortnite's Playground mode is coming back this week

These include playing 14 matches to unlock 5,000 XP, dealing 1,000 damage to enemies for a delicious cupcake emoticon, and dancing in front of 10 different birthday cakes for a birthday spray. The Fortnite b...More..

Samsung’s New DeX System For Galaxy Note 9 Doesn’t Need The Pad
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Samsung’s New DeX System For Galaxy Note 9 Doesn’t Need The Pad

Galaxy Note 9 buyers who double as Fortnite fanatics may also be treated with bonus goodies around launch time such as extra V-Bucks, the title's in-game currency, and new skins. We know that Samsung is re...More..

NY is kicking Spectrum out of the state for ‘recurring failures’
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

NY is kicking Spectrum out of the state for ‘recurring failures’

The 3-0 vote reflected the commission's displeasure with Charter - which provides cable TV, internet and phone service in NY state under the Spectrum name - for falling short of required broadband internet ...More..

California wildfire kills 1, burns firefighters
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

California wildfire kills 1, burns firefighters

A Cal Fire spokesman could only confirm portions of west Redding were under evacuation . The fire swept through the communities of Shasta and Keswick before jumping the Sacramento River. The wildfire has dem...More..

Fortnite Celebrating 1st Birthday With Special In-Game Event
by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Fortnite Celebrating 1st Birthday With Special In-Game Event

The Fortnite one-year anniversary celebration kicks off July 24. Most exciting for Fortnite Battle Royale fans will be the birthday themed cosmetics that can be unlocked by completing challenges and quest...More..

Microsoft Surface Go: Specs, Price and Pre-order
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Microsoft Surface Go: Specs, Price and Pre-order

The lightweight, 1.15-pound Surface Go - about twice as big as many smartphones - is created to be portable, but Microsoft has also developed accessories to give it more of a laptop feel. The lower price tag fo...More..

IOS 11.4 Battery Drain Problem: Does iOS 11.4.1 Fix It?
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

IOS 11.4 Battery Drain Problem: Does iOS 11.4.1 Fix It?

Here's how to enable this feature. Something as simple as a Lightning to USB adapter can prevent your iOS device from going into Restricted Mode. Notable in the new build is USB Restrictive Mode. They have al...More..

Samsung opens world's largest smartphone factory in India to boost production
by | Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Samsung opens world's largest smartphone factory in India to boost production

The factory will provide jobs to more than 2,000 people. The factory, located in Sector 81 in Noida , now has a double production capacity of 120 million mobile devices a month. As Samsung can manufactur...More..

App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common

Developing those features isn't easy, though, and the WSJ reported that some developers read users' emails to help speed up the process. Any of Gmail's 1.3 billion users who have connected their email a...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Samsung Messages causes chaos, sends pictures randomly

Specifically, the photos were sent over Samsung's stock text messaging app . "The recommendations from Samsung are to now not update to the latest messages app and any who did should disable the app's ac...More..

Epic will not reinstate Fortnite's Playground mode until next week
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Epic will not reinstate Fortnite's Playground mode until next week

Even more so than if they did that in the regular modes, I mean, since your teammates' lives are literally the points you use to win. Due to this, we'll be disabling Final Fight and re-enabling the 50v50 LTM at...More..

Noise-Canceling Apple AirPods Reportedly Being Developed
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Noise-Canceling Apple AirPods Reportedly Being Developed

New AirPods will have active noise cancelling, as well as protection from moisture for fitness and enhanced sound quality when playing music - with the last two faults bound most of the complaints about this p...More..

Nintendo And Microsoft Emabrace Crossplay Leaving Sony Out In The Cold
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Nintendo And Microsoft Emabrace Crossplay Leaving Sony Out In The Cold

Now, Switch owners can play with nearly everyone: the new version of the game runs on the same Bedrock Engine that Mojang uses for the Xbox One , Windows and mobile versions of the game - and Switch owners c...More..

Instagram Launches a New App Called IGTV for Long-Form Video
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Instagram Launches a New App Called IGTV for Long-Form Video

People wanting to watch a one hour video on their TV, for instance, won't enjoy wasted screen real estate and black bars. On Wednesday, the social media announced the new statistic at a press event alongsid...More..

Shopping online? Now you will have to pay taxes
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Shopping online? Now you will have to pay taxes

Third, South Dakota is one of more than 20 States that have adopted the Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement. Washington , Pennsylvania and Minnesota enacted laws previous year requiring Amazon an...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Instagram competes with YouTube, launches long videos

IGTV is different in a few ways. Instagram , in unveiling IGTV , announced it had just surpassed 1 billion users. Instagram co-founder and chief executive Kevin Systrom said in a statement on the Instagra...More..

Google Rolls Out Android Messages for Web with New Features
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Google Rolls Out Android Messages for Web with New Features

The app is a front-end for the Podcasts player in Google Assistant and it leverages the reach of the Assistant on your various devices to let you search for and play podcasts on any of those devices. You ...More..

Internet sales tax ruling a win for brick-and-mortar retailers
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Internet sales tax ruling a win for brick-and-mortar retailers

Internet retailers can be required to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence , the Supreme Court ruled on Thursday .... The decision ends years of work by the retail industry "to...More..

Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining on iPhone and iPad
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Apple Bans Cryptocurrency Mining on iPhone and iPad

Apple has revised its standards for developers regarding cryptocurrency mining, according to a report by AppleInsider The company has updated two separate sections of its App Store Review Guidelines . The ...More..

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Leak Reveals Romance, Release Date, More
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Leak Reveals Romance, Release Date, More

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is now in development. The company therefore needed a stellar showcase of games at E3 to "restore industry and player confidence in the brand", the website argues. E3 2018: Tom ...More..

Everything Nintendo announced during its E3 2018 Direct
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Everything Nintendo announced during its E3 2018 Direct

Ultimate used up a large portion of the time during Nintendo's special E3 direct event . For example, Ryu now always faces his opponents in one-on-one battles, and some Fire Emblem characters have received ...More..

Bethesda Softworks announces Starfield for next-gen
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Bethesda Softworks announces Starfield for next-gen

Plan is to show more at QuakeCon in August. The company showcased its future offerings, including more details on the its recently revealed and mysterious project Fallout 76 and a "next-gen" property. "Set in...More..

EA's new subscription service Origin Access Premier announced at E3 2018
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

EA's new subscription service Origin Access Premier announced at E3 2018

EA SPORTS Madden NFL 19 which delivers visuals and gameplay powered by Frostbite, along with more game-changing control to players than ever before starting August 2, 2018 for Origin Access Premier member...More..

Apple unveils new tvOS 12, macOS Mojave
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Apple unveils new tvOS 12, macOS Mojave

The new Mojave4 desktop OS adds Dark Mode , new Mac apps and a new Mac App Store . The new version of Apple's desktop operating system is called macOS Mojave . Speaking to the crowded halls of the...More..

Senators want to know how Facebook shares data with device makers
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Senators want to know how Facebook shares data with device makers

Facebook's explanation that it had to work closely with device makers when feature phones were the norm makes sense, and the Times story doesn't do anything to counter it. Blumenthal and Markey also implied ...More..

Teens are abandoning Facebook, Pew study confirms
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Teens are abandoning Facebook, Pew study confirms

Ninety-five per cent of teens own a smartphone or have access to one, and 45 per cent say they are online "on a near-constant basis". The study found that another 44% say they go online multiple times each da...More..

by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Facebook Kills Off Trending Topics Feature

Facebook drew fire after actors linked to Russian Federation ran thousands of ads on the platform in an effort to meddle in the 2016 presidential election. Facebook didn't announce any plans to bring back Tre...More..

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Confirmed by Developer
by | Friday, June 01, 2018

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Confirmed by Developer

The clip posted to Twitter appears to show a pair of Spartans (one with an officer's helmet, its crest running side-to-side) engaging in a practice popularised in modern culture by 300; the Spartan state hit ...More..