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10 Apr 2021

Outriders Crossplay is Now Fully Functional, Inventory Wipe Fix and Restoration in the Works - IGN

Not only is Outriders' crossplay once again fully functional across PlayStation, Xbox, and PC, Square Enix and People Can Fly have confirmed that a fix and restoration event for the inventory wipe bug is on the way.

Source: IGN

10 Apr 2021

I Want To Go On Vacation In Assassin's Creed Valhalla

This week on Snapshots, some empty areas, a few bits of urban sprawl, a nice looking car, a superhero shot, and a lovely landscape from Assassin’s Creed.

Source: Kotaku

10 Apr 2021

Sony wants to bring 'popular' PlayStation game franchises to phones | Engadget

Sony is hiring an executive to lead a PlayStation push into mobile gaming.

Source: Engadget

10 Apr 2021

Tesla delivers insane number of electric cars in China

Tesla’s sales have surged in China in March helping the automaker achieved its new record delivery results, according to registration numbers. Last week, Tesla released its Q1 2021 delivery results – confirming a record quarter of over 184,000 electric cars d…

Source: Electrek

10 Apr 2021

Watch This 1967 Ford GT40 Mark III Drag Race Its Younger Competition

When was the last time you had the pleasure of watching a 1967 Ford GT40 Mark III take on a 2005 Ford GT at the drag strip? I’ll wait.

Source: Jalopnik

10 Apr 2021

Talking Point: Capcom, Please Make Monster Hunter Snap

Snap those Monster scraps

Source: Nintendo Life

10 Apr 2021

Age of Empires 4: First Campaign and Gameplay Details Revealed

Source: Google News

10 Apr 2021

A Well Hidden Halo 5 Easter Egg Was Finally Found After A Dev Shared Some Hints

Halo 5: Guardians was released back in 2015. But it was only a few days ago that finally, after six years, players found a secret race involving mongoose four-wheelers. All it took to find this Easter egg was a little help from the developer who added it to t…

Source: Kotaku

10 Apr 2021

Some distraught Outriders players have lost nearly 100 hours of progress after latest patch

Source: Eurogamer.net

10 Apr 2021

The Morning After - Engadget | Engadget

Harmony's universal remotes are fading away, and there's a $699 Optimus Prime robot you should see.

Source: Engadget

10 Apr 2021

PlayStation's Focus on Too Big to Fail Games Is Concerning - IGN

Sony could be losing a key part of its legacy following a new report about the company's reliance on big blockbusters over anything else.

Source: IGN

10 Apr 2021

500 Million LinkedIn users' data leaked online | Latest English News | World News | WION

Source: Google News

10 Apr 2021

Amazfit's huge one-day sale includes the Band 5 for $28

The wearable brand's entire lineup is on sale with discounts as high as $75.

Source: CNET

10 Apr 2021

Oddworld Soulstorm - how systems-driven graphics and gameplay deliver an unforgettable experience.

Source: Eurogamer.net

10 Apr 2021

You Should Probably Dig Out Your PS4 Copy of Homefront: The Revolution

Full 4K port of TimeSplitters 2 unlocked

Source: Push Square

10 Apr 2021

The Last Days Of The Wild West

We loved it a few weeks ago when an international team of hackers managed to record and decode telemetry and images from SpaceX launches. And now it looks like SpaceX has started encrypting it all …

Source: Hackaday

10 Apr 2021

Diablo 2: Resurrected helped me love my brain

What do you do when you can’t remember where your own house is? Cope as best you can, and explain what’s going on using Diablo games.

Source: Polygon

10 Apr 2021

F-Droid: the definitive un-Play Store

Most Android devices (at least those that are decidedly not made by Huawei) come equipped with the Google Play Store. Sure, there are notable outliers,

Source: Android Police

10 Apr 2021

Sony Planning PS Now in India as PS5 Software Struggles

High prices and limited stock hurting new game sales

Source: Push Square

10 Apr 2021

Nintendo says it will focus on more original game series in the future

Furukawa says the company intends to create new IP, in addition to supporting the likes of Mario…

Source: Video Games Chronicle

10 Apr 2021

Top Stories: 'Find My' Expansion, iPhone 13 Pro Mockup, Largest-Ever iMac?

Apple's AirTags may still be nowhere to be seen nearly two years after signs of them were first discovered, but Apple this week launched its Find...

Source: MacRumors

10 Apr 2021

Talking Point: Would You Buy a PS5 Remake of The Last of Us?

You really gonna go through with this?

Source: Push Square

10 Apr 2021

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War players are terrified of getting banned for playing Zombies to high rounds

Source: Eurogamer.net

10 Apr 2021

iPhone 12 Pro Max vs. OnePlus 9 Pro camera comparison

Source: Google News

10 Apr 2021

Reminder: Nintendo's Huge Multiplayer Switch Sale Ends This Weekend, Over 190 Games Reduced (Europe)

Up to 75% off!

Source: Nintendo Life

10 Apr 2021

Random: Nintendo Has Uploaded Its Switch Online Trailer (Again), And It's Still Getting Disliked

Oh no!

Source: Nintendo Life

10 Apr 2021

Apex Legends dev confirms Lifeline buffs and nerfs coming in Season 9

Respawn Entertainment have revealed how Apex Legends' healer Lifeline will be adjusted in Season 9, starting on May 3, 2021.

Source: Dexerto

10 Apr 2021

Walmart May Cancel PS5 Orders After March 18 Restock

Major retailer Walmart is turning heads after informing PS5 fans that it may have to cancel their orders from the March 18 restock.

Source: Gaming INTEL

10 Apr 2021

Nintendo president says the company is looking at new IP and affordable new technologies

Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa recently spoke with Japanese news publication The Nikkei about what’s next for the Animal Crossing franchise after the immensely successful Animal Crossin…

Source: My Nintendo News

10 Apr 2021

A Monkey Implanted With Elon Musk's Neuralink Now Plays Pong--Really Well--Using Just His Mind

Once again, Musk makes the impossible possible. It's why we find him so fascinating.

Source: Inc.

10 Apr 2021

‘These are our homes’: LA gay bars fight to stay afloat after year of shutdown

Historic queer institutions across southern California that have been safe spaces for LGBTQ+ crowds for decades are in danger of closing permanently

Source: The Guardian

10 Apr 2021

LG Wing and Velvet get solid discounts days after LG rode off into sunset

The wild LG Wing is currently discounted by a massive $400, and the LG Velvet is also available at a lucrative price right now.

Source: PocketNow

10 Apr 2021

John Clabburn Dies: Australian TV Director Victim Of Freak Accident, Was 52

John Clabburn, a TV director for three decades on such Australian shows as Home And Away, Underbelly, Survivor, LoveChild, The Wiggles and Wonderland, died April 6 at his home in Sydney. Clabburn was trimming hedges with a new power saw at his home when he cu…

Source: Deadline

10 Apr 2021

Honda recalls over 628,000 US vehicles to replace fuel pumps

Honda is recalling more than 628,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace fuel pumps that can fail, causing the engines to stall.

Source: KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

10 Apr 2021

Logitech is done making Harmony remotes | Engadget

Logitech is killing off its line of Harmony remotes, with the remaining devices available only 'while supplies last.'

Source: Engadget

10 Apr 2021

Xbox Game Pass Could Be Coming to Steam

Xbox Game Pass may be coming to Steam. In the past, we've heard that Xbox Game Pass is coming to Nintendo Switch and even PlayStation consoles, but so far, none of these rumors have come to fruition. That said, it looks like rather than bring the popular and …

Source: ComicBook.com

10 Apr 2021

Reddit's Reportedly Cooking Up Its Own Clubhouse-Like Voice Chat Feature

Rumor has it the front page of the internet may be the latest online platform cooking up a social audio feature a la the voice-only chat app Clubhouse.

Source: Gizmodo.com

10 Apr 2021

Logitech officially discontinues its line of Harmony universal remotes

Logitech promises to continue supporting its Harmony service for “as long as customers are using it.”

Source: TechHive

10 Apr 2021

Firefox will no longer support Amazon’s Fire TV or Echo Show devices on April 30th

Firefox will no longer support Amazon Fire TV or Echo Show devices starting April 30th. Mozilla first brought Firefox to Fire TV devices in December 2017 and to Echo Show devices in September 2018.

Source: The Verge

10 Apr 2021

Apex Legends leak shows Respawn testing Titanfall 2 weapon in-game

An in-game shot of a Titanfall 2 weapon being tested in Apex has apparently leaked out, one that could be headed our way for Season 9.

Source: Dexerto

10 Apr 2021

Security alert: If you have this app installed, delete it now

A fake Netflix app found on the Google Play Store is spreading malware through WhatsApp messages. Delete it ASAP!

Source: Komando

9 Apr 2021

Amazon is having a massive sale this weekend — here are the highlights, starting at $5

Save big on Sony, Samsung, Bose, XBox, Shark — even Purell!

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

9 Apr 2021

T-Mobile discounts price of LG Wing, LG Velvet 5G

Earlier this week, LG confirmed the rumors that it would be shutting down its mobile phone business. But just

Source: TmoNews

9 Apr 2021

Honda issues recall for defective fuel pumps in over 628,000 vehicles

Honda is recalling more than 628,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace fuel pumps that can fail, causing the engines to stall.

Source: fox8.com

9 Apr 2021

A New Study Claims You Shouldn't Video Chat Before Driving And I Have Questions

A new study from relative newcomer Root Insurance wants to prove what we’ve all suspected these past few months: that we are driving more distractedly. There are few things that raise my suspicions about it.

Source: Jalopnik

9 Apr 2021

Honda recalls over 628,000 US vehicles to replace fuel pumps

Honda is recalling more than 628,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace fuel pumps that can fail, causing the engines to stall.

Source: WGN TV Chicago

9 Apr 2021

Super Mario Bros. on NES has a new, 'impossible' world record

A speedrunner made a perfect run in the classic game, in less than 4 minutes and 55 seconds.

Source: CNET

9 Apr 2021

TimeSplitters 2 remastered is out now on PC (inside Homefront: The Revolution)

PC players have ensured you only have to play a little Homefront: The Revolution to get to TimeSplitters 2

Source: PCGamesN

9 Apr 2021

Hermes Tells Swiss to Stop Feeding a Luxury-Watch Supply Glut

Source: Bloomberg

9 Apr 2021

The Last of Us Remake In Development Amid Sony Drama - IGN Daily Fix

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Google confirms plans to put another app on the chopping block

Google is relentless in putting all but its most successful ventures out to pasture — it's one of our least favorite things about the company. Only

Source: Android Police

9 Apr 2021

Cybercriminals Bought Facebook Ads for a Fake Clubhouse App That Was Riddled With Malware

Cybercriminals have been pushing Facebook users to download a Clubhouse app “for PC,” something that doesn’t exist. The app is actually a trojan designed to inject malware into your computer. The popular new invite-only chat app is only available on iPhone bu…

Source: Gizmodo.com

9 Apr 2021

Outriders Video Review

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Apple M1 hardware support merged into Linux 5.13

The merge is exciting, but don't rush out to buy an Apple M1 for Linux just yet.

Source: Ars Technica

9 Apr 2021

Chris Cox earned cash and stock worth $69 million after rejoining Facebook last year

Cox is a key moral leader at Facebook and one of its top strategic executives, coordinating how the company's various services work with one another.

Source: CNBC

9 Apr 2021

Skater XL - Official Free Skate Multiplayer Beta Launch Trailer

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Who's That Pokémon? Featuring New Pokémon Snap

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Fallout tabletop RPG review: They made combat in the wasteland fun again

There’s a new tabletop RPG set in the Fallout universe, and it’s actually quite good. In our review of Fallout: The Roleplaying Game from Modiphius Entertainment we dive deep into the combat systems, which calls back to the game’s origins as an adaptation of …

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

This One-of-a-Kind Pagani Hurayra Roadster BC Is the Most Otherworldly Car You’ll See Today

The four-wheeler has been fittingly been christened Supernova.

Source: Robb Report

9 Apr 2021

This One-of-a-Kind Pagani Hurayra Roadster BC Is the Most Otherworldly Car You’ll See Today

The four-wheeler has been fittingly been christened Supernova.

Source: Yahoo Entertainment

9 Apr 2021

Ludwig Ahgren’s sleep streams are super popular on Twitch right now

Twitch streams with people sleeping in them are super popular right now. Ludwig Ahgren’s subathon have reached as many as 1.5 million hours watched on Twitch, a report from StreamElements and Rainmaker.gg shared.

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

PlayStation Studios Is Hiring a Head of Mobile - IGN

PlayStation Studios is looking to hire a new Head of Mobile who will adapt PS hits to mobile.

Source: IGN

9 Apr 2021

GeForce RTX 3090 Up For Grabs In NVIDIA’s GTC 2021 Treasure Hunt That Takes A Cue From Intel

NVIDIA is handing out prizes to people that find 'Easter eggs' that it has hidden including a GeForce RTX 3090.

Source: Hot Hardware

9 Apr 2021

Rumour: Sonic Colours Remastered has been leaked by dubbing studio and French retailer

A French video game store along with a German dubbing company seem to have both confirmed that The Sonic Team have been working hard on a remaster of the 2010 Wii title Sonic Colours. The German du…

Source: My Nintendo News

9 Apr 2021

Homefront's missing unlock code to make TimeSplitters 2 fully playable has been found

Source: Eurogamer.net

9 Apr 2021

Physicists working with Microsoft think the universe is a self-learning computer

A team of theoretical physicists working with Microsoft today published an amazing pre-print research paper describing the universe as a self-learning system of evolutionary laws. In other words: We live inside a computer that learns. The big idea: Bostrom’s …

Source: The Next Web

9 Apr 2021

GE developing COVID-19 sensors to allow mobile phones to detect virus particles

General Electric announced on Friday that its team of researchers is working on a technology that could detect COVID-19 virus particles on surfaces like mobile phones.

Source: Fox Business

9 Apr 2021

DuckDuckGo promises to block Google’s latest ad-tracking tech — if Google allows it

Google is looking to replace third-party cookies with its FLoC technology, but its competitor DuckDuckGo is looking to block it with a Chrome extension to protect users’ privacy. Google will have to approve the update that lets that happen.

Source: The Verge

9 Apr 2021

Apple’s AirPods 3 design was just leaked in the weirdest way

Apple is widely expected to launch two new AirPods this year, including successors to the regular models and the Pro. Usually referred to as AirPods 3 and AirPods Pro 2 in reports to differentiate them from the current-generation models, the new wireless earp…

Source: BGR

9 Apr 2021

No-code publishing platform Shorthand raises $8M

Shorthand, the Australian startup behind a no-code platform that allows publishers and brands to create multimedia stories, has raised $10 million Australian (just under $8 million U.S.) from Fortitude Investment Partners. CEO Ricky Robinson told me via email…

Source: TechCrunch

9 Apr 2021

New 'Resident Evil Village' Art Reveals Game's Map, New Character

IGN has provided some new art for Resident Evil Village to end your Friday, including the first art for a character that plays a huge role in the game (and no, it’s not more Lady Dimitrescu). For starters, the map of the village where the game takes place has…

Source: Bloody Disgusting

9 Apr 2021

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War adds Gunsmith Customs for blueprints

Black Ops Cold War now has the Gunsmith Customs mode thanks to the April 9 patch. The mode allows players to mix and match pieces from different blueprints to give their weapon the perfect look.

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

Goldeneye successor unofficially unlocked as free bonus inside another game

Entirety of Goldeneye's spiritual successor can be found inside of 2016's Homefront.

Source: Ars Technica

9 Apr 2021

OnePlus Nord LE is an extremely rare device you can’t buy

OnePlus has announced the OnePlus Nord LE, a one of a kind handset that you can’t even buy — but you can win. Here are the details.

Source: XDA Developers

9 Apr 2021

How to Navigate the New Google Play Store Interface

A new Google Play Store interface is rolling out now for all Android users. It looks mostly the same as before, but reorganizes the store’s layout and streamlines the menus, so finding your way around the app will be different. Here’s a quick tour of the Goog…

Source: Lifehacker.com

9 Apr 2021

Apple's 5G iPhone 12 models top January smartphone sales

Apple's (AAPL) iPhone models took six of the top 10 slots for the top selling smartphones in January, according to research firm Counterpoint Research

Source: Seeking Alpha

9 Apr 2021

Report: Samsung may change course and begin selling OLED TVs

A deal with LG is close to being finalized, according to South Korean outlets.

Source: Ars Technica

9 Apr 2021

Hot Wheels Unleashed - Official Gameplay Trailer

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Nintendo Switch Online Report Has Bad News for Subscribers

A new Nintendo Switch Online report has bad news for subscribers on Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch Lite. Right now, Nintendo Switch Online treats those with a membership to the subscription service with 'free' NES and SNES games every month. In 2021, the…

Source: ComicBook.com

9 Apr 2021

Google Pay ‘Spring Challenge’ offers a $30 reward for using the new app

Google is running a promotion in the United States starting next week with the "Spring Challenge" that can net a $30 Google Pay reward.

Source: 9to5google.com

9 Apr 2021

The NFT Bubble Might Be Bursting, But Streamers And Esports Orgs Are Still Getting In On It

As of last month, the age of NFTs was officially upon us. As of this month, it might be on its way out. Average prices have declined by as much as 70% since a peak in February, according to Bloomberg. That, however, has not stopped big-name streaming and espo…

Source: Kotaku

9 Apr 2021

Games that Deserve to Be 99-ified (and Many that Don't But It's Fun to Pretend)

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Google Pixel Watch release date and look leaked

The Google Pixel Watch appears to have leaked at last. The look of the watch, along with some basic details about the device’s release date and abilities, have appeared in a report today befo…

Source: SlashGear

9 Apr 2021

Diablo 2 vs Diablo 2 Resurrected Graphics Comparison Short

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

MacRumors Giveaway: Win a Set of Fuse Cable Organizers for Your Apple Devices

For this week's giveaway, we've teamed up with Fuse to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win a full set of cable organizing options for...

Source: MacRumors

9 Apr 2021

$200,000 streaming rigs and millions of views: inside the cottage industry popping up around SpaceX

For a few hours one recent Saturday, Jack Beyer stood on the roof of his Land Rover, watching as SpaceX employees toiled under a 160-foot-tall silver rocket prototype that towered like an otherworldly visitor over the otherwise barren landscape.

Source: CNN

9 Apr 2021

Tips For Playing Outriders

At first glance, Outriders might look like a game you’ve played one thousand times: a sci-fi third-person shooter in which you shoot stuff to get better gear in order to shoot more stuff. But there are plenty of quirks, making this loot-shooter more complex t…

Source: Kotaku

9 Apr 2021

Warzone leak reveals equippable helmets return to game files

Warzone data miners have reportedly found equippable helmets in the game files again after they were scrapped before the game's launch.

Source: CharlieINTEL.com

9 Apr 2021

NEO: The World Ends with You - Official Characters & Release Date Trailer

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Destiny 2 Xur location and items, April 9-13

Where is Xur this week? Head to the EDZ for some Exotic items from your favorite merchant. This week’s Xur inventory includes The Prospector, Wormhusk Crown, Mk. 44 Stand Asides, and Felwinter’s Helm.

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

HP's new Chromebook hits the magic sweet spot between budget and premium

HP is breathing new life into its Chromebook x360 14 series with 11th-gen Intel chips and a step up in memory from eMMC format to PCIe SSD. All of that

Source: Android Police

9 Apr 2021

The Nokia X20 brings 5G phones down to $415

The new Snapdragon 480 SoC brings 5G downmarket.

Source: Ars Technica

9 Apr 2021

Jessie Henderson Tapped As Feature Executive At Apple Studios

Film and television development executive Jessie Henderson is joining Apple Studios as a feature executive, reporting to Apple Original Films’ Matt Dentler, head of features. Henderson, who joins the company next week, will be part of the growing Apple Origin…

Source: Deadline

9 Apr 2021

Resident Evil Village Map Shows Off Four Distinct Locales For You To Visit

Outside of Castle Dimitrescu, you'll have other spooky areas to slowly slink through in Resident Evil Village.

Source: GameSpot

9 Apr 2021

People Love Breaking Into SpaceX

Yet another space enthusiast trespassed onto the SpaceX site in Boca Chica, Texas, last month, risking legal repercussions and even worse, the ire of dozens of SpaceX faithful, the Verge reports.

Source: Jalopnik

9 Apr 2021

Why new Apple products are arriving later than ever this year

Apple has never waited this long into a new year to announce something new. But these are difficult times.

Source: Macworld

9 Apr 2021

HP’s Chromebook x360 14c is getting 11th Gen Intel processors

HP has announced that its Chromebook x360 14c is being updated to include Intel’s 11th Gen processors. Models will start at $649.99 and can include up to a Core i5 and 256GB of SSD storage.

Source: The Verge

9 Apr 2021

Oddworld: Soulstorm Has More Heart And Less Farts

My name is Abe, and I have to save my friends.

Source: Kotaku

9 Apr 2021

Hitman’s best feature, the Elusive Target, has arrived in Hitman 3

Hitman 3’s first Elusive Target is now live. Players have 10 days to murder The Collector in the game’s Dartmoor map. It’s part of a steady stream of new content that IO Interactive is releasing for the game over the course of this year.

Source: The Verge

9 Apr 2021

Haunted island sim Cozy Grove works best on mobile

It’s the sort of game that should be played in short bursts, and mobile feels perfect for that. It’s available on Apple Arcade for mobile players, but works well on Nintendo Switch, too.

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

NVIDIA GTC 2021 Keynote To Stream From Jensen’s Kitchen – Possible New Datacenter GPU Announcement Inbound

NVIDIA is planning another GTC 2021 event streamed straight from Jensen's kitchen on April 12, 2021. Previous GTC conferences have hosted major architectural and GPU reveals although there obviously won't be any GeForce product if gamers are wondering. New ar…

Source: Wccftech

9 Apr 2021

Apple Never Made iMessage for Android to Lock-In iOS Users, Epic Court Docs Show

Apple could make a cross-platform version of iMessage for Android phones, but it won’t because it would be bad for business, Epic's legal brief against Apple shows.

Source: Gizmodo.com

9 Apr 2021

HP refreshes its excellent Chromebook x360 14c w/ 11th Gen Intel, faster storage

The HP Chromebook x360 14c is an excellent laptop, and for 2021 it's getting a refresh with 11th Gen Intel and faster storage.

Source: 9to5google.com

9 Apr 2021

HoloLens 2 Review: Ahead Of Its Time, For Better And Worse

Is HoloLens 2 proof that AR is the future? Is the future already here? Find out in our HoloLens 2 review!

Source: UploadVR

9 Apr 2021

Former God of War director claims Sony is working on a "counterpunch" to Xbox Game Pass

This isn't the first time we've heard rumblings of a PlayStation initiative to counter Xbox Game Pass

Source: GamesRadar+

9 Apr 2021

Lenovo's Legion Phone Duel 2 snaps alarmingly easy in durability test

Lenovo’s new Legion Phone Dual 2 officially broke cover earlier this week and literally did the same thing in Jerry Rig Everything’s latest video. Apparently, Lenovo didn’t...

Source: TechSpot

9 Apr 2021

Sony is reportedly remaking The Last of Us for PS5 as it chases big hits

Sony is apparently working on a remake of The Last of Us for the PlayStation 5 as it works to reorganize its studios as it chases bigger, exclusive blockbuster hits.

Source: The Verge

9 Apr 2021

Japanese Charts: Monster Hunter Rise Stays Top In A Nintendo-Dominated Top Ten

Almost 1.6 million physical copies sold in two weeks

Source: Nintendo Life

9 Apr 2021

Neo: The World Ends with You release date, PC version announced

Square Enix’s TWEWY sequel coming is to PC, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch this summer. Neo: The World Ends with You arrives July 27 for Switch and PS4. Watch the new trailer.

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

Grab a full year of PlayStation Plus for only $27

Eneba is offering an exclusive deal for Verge readers right now that allows you to receive a one-year subscription for PlayStation Plus for about $26.50 when you enter the code APRILVERGE at checkout.

Source: The Verge

9 Apr 2021

Apple's new 2021 iPad designs just leaked (and it's not good news)

Check out the 'new' models.

Source: Creative Bloq

9 Apr 2021

Eyecam is a blinking, flitting webcam that looks back at you

This webcam, housed in an animatronic sculpture of a grossly disembodied human eye, was created by Marc Teyssier, Marion Koelle, Paul Strohmeier, Bruno Fruchard and Jürgen Steimle. [Human Computer …

Source: Boing Boing

9 Apr 2021

Intel's new Bleep software uses AI to censor hate speech

Intel announced a software called Bleep in March that will will allow players to censor hate speech in real-time as they play games online with voice chat. However, the program went viral after a screenshot of it showed people will be able to pick how much ha…

Source: Polygon

9 Apr 2021

Microsoft finally releases a 64-bit OneDrive sync client for Windows 10

Microsoft has finally released a 64-bit version of OneDrive for Windows. The app is availble as a public preview. Read on to know more!

Source: XDA Developers

9 Apr 2021

Samsung has updated these phones to Android 11

Samsung is in the process of bringing Android 11 to its smartphones. Here's a full list of the devices Samsung has updated so far.

Source: 9to5google.com

9 Apr 2021

Google's Phone app can automatically record calls from unknown numbers

Google is rolling out an update to its Phone app that lets you automatically record calls from unknown numbers.

Source: Engadget

9 Apr 2021

How to Use a USB-C Hub to Upgrade Your Chromecast With Google TV

Here's how to do more with your streaming TV dongle.

Source: Gizmodo.com

9 Apr 2021

Spotify explains how its voice assistant uses your data

Spotify has outlined how its 'Hey Spotify' voice assistant works, including how it uses your data.

Source: Engadget

9 Apr 2021

Someone Integrated a 12.9-Inch iPad Pro in the 2015 Ford F-150, It Looks Magical

While CarPlay and Android Auto are both features that are gaining more traction in the car world, having a fully-featured tablet in the dash comes with obvious benefits, and the first one is access to the entire mobile app ecosystem.

Source: autoevolution

9 Apr 2021

Can a gaming mouse filled with holes really be water resistant?

SteelSeries' Aerox 3 Wireless is an ultra-light gaming mouse full of holes that shakes off water like a duck.

Source: Engadget

9 Apr 2021

Warzone's zombie outbreak is boring

A total of 50 zombies is not a plague

Source: Rock Paper Shotgun

9 Apr 2021

iPhone 12 Mini Missing From Top 5 Best Selling Smartphone List of January 2021

According to market data compiled by Counterpoint Research, Apple's smallest iPhone since the 2016 iPhone SE, the iPhone 12 mini, struggled to...

Source: MacRumors

9 Apr 2021

PlayStation ‘is working on a counterpunch to Xbox Game Pass’, claims God of War creator

David Jaffe cites Sony sources who reportedly say it will react to service'

Source: Video Games Chronicle

9 Apr 2021

OnePlus 9 Pro camera showdown: OnePlus 8 Pro, Pixel 5, S21 Ultra compared

The OnePlus 9 Pro is a stellar new phone with Hasselblad-backed cameras, but how much is that branding actually worth in the real world? We pitted the 9 Pro against its predecessor, the OnePlus 8 Pro, along with other popular options including the Pixel 5 and…

Source: Android Central

9 Apr 2021

'Can You Hear Me?' The Annoyances That Lead To Zoom Burnout

So many people who are working from home are feeling burnt out these days. Shaking things up and finding moments of joy could help us put energy back into our work.

Source: NPR

9 Apr 2021

Neo: The World Ends With You - July Release Date, Gameplay Details Revealed - IGN

Square Enix has revealed more details about the gameplay and story of Neo: The World Ends With You, and announced a July release date.

Source: IGN

9 Apr 2021

Outriders' first big patch addresses inventory wiping bugs and crashes

'Outriders' is getting its first big patch to fix some of its crashes and bugs including an issue that wiped players' inventories.

Source: Engadget

9 Apr 2021

Will your LG phone get an Android 11 or 12 update?

I never thought I'd see LG shut its mobile division before Sony or HTC, but here we are. The South Korean company officially announced its exit from the

Source: Android Police

9 Apr 2021

Rumors claim Samsung will make OLED TVs with LG panels next year

A big shakeup might be coming to the AV world as Samsung may start producing OLED TVs with panels sourced by rival LG, according to a report from Korean broadcaster MTN.

Source: Engadget

9 Apr 2021

Here's 19 minutes of new Path of Exile 2 gameplay

Source: Eurogamer.net

9 Apr 2021

Hot Wheels Unleashed: First Gameplay Video

Source: GTPlanet

9 Apr 2021

Linux 5.13 Poised To Allow Randomizing Kernel Stack Offset At Each System Call

Source: Phoronix

9 Apr 2021

New Animal Crossing Build-A-Bear Character Arriving This Summer

Who could it be?

Source: Nintendo Life

9 Apr 2021

iPad mini 6 design just leaked — and we have bad news

iPad mini 6 might not be the slim-bezel tablet we've been expecting

Source: Tom's Guide

9 Apr 2021

Can't Afford A Toyota GR 86? Here Are 7 Cheaper Sports Cars

Following the reveal of the newly-named 2022 Toyota GR 86, we've now seen both halves of the highly-anticip...

Source: CarBuzz

9 Apr 2021

Switch Rating For Borderlands 3: Director's Cut Was Apparently An "Error"

It's now been removed

Source: Nintendo Life

9 Apr 2021

Epic Games Giving Away 3 Free Games Next Week | Game Rant

Source: Google News

9 Apr 2021

Facebook adds labels to satire pages because people can't tell what's real

Facebook has begun adding labels to satire pages so that it can make extra sure that people aren’t confusing satire for, you know, real news. While internet-saavy folk generally know how to tell ‘real’ news apart from satire, the truth is that many Facebook u…

Source: The Next Web

8 Apr 2021

This webcam dares to ask: what if the panopticon had flesh?

Researcher Marc Teyssier made a webcam, the Eyecam, that looks like a human eye, with synthetic flesh, an eyebrow, and moving eyelids.

Source: The Verge

8 Apr 2021

Resident Evil Village Will Have Performance & Graphics Modes On PS5

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

It Takes Bentley A Whole Week To Paint One Wheel On The $2M Bacalar Roadster Special

We get up close and personal with the Bacalar which is just the first of many coachbuilt projects in the pipeline from Bentley's Mulliner team.

Source: CarScoops

8 Apr 2021

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were down – second outage in a month

If you couldn't access WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Instagram briefly today, you weren't alone.

Source: TechRadar

8 Apr 2021

Facebook ran ads for a fake ‘Clubhouse for PC’ app planted with malware

Cybercriminals have taken out a number of Facebook ads masquerading as a Clubhouse app for PC users in order to target unsuspecting victims with malware, TechCrunch has learned. TechCrunch was alerted Wednesday to Facebook ads tied to several Facebook pages i…

Source: TechCrunch

8 Apr 2021

Microsoft is finally releasing a 64-bit version of OneDrive for Windows

The new version of OneDrive will help those who need to transfer large files or many files since 64-bit systems can access more resources than their 32-bit counterparts.

Source: Engadget

8 Apr 2021

[Update] It’s not just you: Instagram is down right now

Instagram is down as of this writing on Thursday afternoon. Facebook and Messenger also appear to be hit by the outage.

Source: XDA Developers

8 Apr 2021

Tiny AirPods washing machine looks cute as can be

Cardlax EarBuds Washer is an itty-bitty washing machine to clean the crud off your earbuds in a couple of minutes.

Source: Cult of Mac

8 Apr 2021

Path Of Exile 2 resurfaces and looks like it'll offer Diablo 4 stiff competition

A new 20 minute video shows the game's second act

Source: Rock Paper Shotgun

8 Apr 2021

This Awesome Mask Is Out One Year Too Late

Musician and tech innovator will.i.am has teamed up with Honeywell to create a one-of-a-kind face mask that just hit the market.

Source: Highsnobiety

8 Apr 2021

Musician sues ‘Grand Theft Auto’ publisher over alleged copyright infringement

The suit filed by musician Shawn Lee alleges Rockstar Games used a melody he composed without his permission in two of its popular “Grand Theft Auto” games.

Source: fox5sandiego.com

8 Apr 2021

Ancient evil and massive caravans abound in Path of Exile 2's latest trailer

Ancient evil and massive caravans abound in Path of Exile 2's latest trailer

Source: Destructoid

8 Apr 2021

Random: Smooth McGroove Returns After Long Hiatus With An Acapella New Super Mario Bros. Cover

When the world needed him most

Source: Nintendo Life

8 Apr 2021

Destiny 2 Weapon Nerfs And Buffs Are Coming In Season 14

120rpm hand cannons are being nerfed, as is the Quickdraw perk, among other things.

Source: GameSpot

8 Apr 2021

Path of Exile livestream shows off Path of Exile 2, Ultimatum expansion

Grinding Gear Games hosted a new livestream to show off Path of Exile 2 and Ultimatum, a new expansion for the original Path of Exile.

Source: Polygon

8 Apr 2021

Apple Delays Production of Some MacBook and iPad Models: Report

Even Apple is feeling the silicon shortage pinch.

Source: PetaPixel

8 Apr 2021

Apex Legends - Official War Games Event Trailer

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Call of Duty: Warzone’s zombies have taken over Verdansk’s Superstore

Call of Duty: Warzone’s zombies are now in Verdansk’s Superstore. The area is now full of undead enemies and the outbreak continues to spread across the map toward areas further north like Dam

Source: Polygon

8 Apr 2021

PAC-MAN 99 Nintendo Switch Review - Is It Worth It?

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

New Android malware uses WhatsApp to spread

A new form of Android malware has begun spreading itself by creating auto-replies in WhatsApp. Check Point Research recently discovered the malware in a fake application on Google Play.

Source: Tech Xplore

8 Apr 2021

Hot Wheels Unleashed Exclusive Gameplay

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Uninstall This Android App, Which Gave You Malware Instead of Netflix

In what is becoming a recurring ritual, Google has removed a scammy Android malware app from the Google Play Store. This time, the offending culprit is FlixOnline, a malware app that roped people in by pretending to offer them free Netflix access. Its banish…

Source: Lifehacker.com

8 Apr 2021

AMD’s Ryzen 6000 processors could steal one of Intel’s competitive advantages

AMD is about to take its battle with Intel to the next level. Rumors are emerging that all future Zen 4 processors will ship with integrated graphics.

Source: Digital Trends

8 Apr 2021

PAC-MAN 99 - Official Announcement Trailer (Battle Royale)

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Spotify Will Use Your Voice to Pummel You With Ads

Spotify is embarking on a new dataset for this purpose, thanks to its new voice-activated "Hey Spotify" feature: your voice.

Source: Gizmodo.com

8 Apr 2021

Destiny 3 Update Reveals Far Away Release Date

A new update on Destiny 3 has revealed that it's not releasing anytime soon. In fact, by the time it releases, it may not even be a PS5 and Xbox Series X game, but a launch game for the PS6 and whatever the next Xbox ends up being called. According to Bungie,…

Source: ComicBook.com

8 Apr 2021

Nintendo Switch reportedly gets Bluetooth audio support in latest update

The Nintendo Switch doesn't currently support Bluetooth headsets but that could change.

Source: TechRadar

8 Apr 2021

Amazon adds 720p streaming to its Luna cloud gaming service to improve stability

Amazon Luna, the company’s cloud gaming service, is introducing a new 720p streaming mode for those with slower internet connections. The resolution cap should help with performance issues, Amazon says.

Source: The Verge

8 Apr 2021

Super Mario 64 Plus Trailer Takes the Nintendo Classic to New Heights - CBR

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Lenovo's new gaming phone snaps in half like a graham cracker

Lenovo's Legion Phone Duel 2 is one of the weirdest designs we've seen in a long time, even for a gaming phone. With two fans mounted on the back and a

Source: Android Police

8 Apr 2021

Epic’s giving away three free games at once

Next week's free Epic games (yes, plural) have been revealed

Source: PCGamesN

8 Apr 2021

Today's top deals: $35 mechanical gaming keyboard, $30 massage gun and more

You can also save $135 on Creality's hot new 3D printer.

Source: CNET

8 Apr 2021

Arkane delays 'Deathloop' until September 14th

The hotly anticipated first-person shooter was supposed to hit PS5 and PC on May 21st.

Source: Engadget

8 Apr 2021

Samsung could partner with Olympus for its next Galaxy camera phone

Rumors point towards a new tag-team

Source: TechRadar

8 Apr 2021

LG Makes Odd Commitment to Updates After Calling It Quits

LG called it quits. Days ago. The company told us at the beginning of the week that it is exiting the smartphone business. It will sell through remaining inventory of devices and fulfill manufacturing commitments, but they won’t release any new phones. It’s o…

Source: Droid Life

8 Apr 2021

LG promises better Android updates w/ ‘three-year pledge’ and they totally mean it this time

According to LG, some of the company's premium phones will be getting at least three years of Android updates even though the company is done.

Source: 9to5google.com

8 Apr 2021

The Nintendo Download: 31 New Games For The Switch This Week

Every week, Nintendo releases a list of new games coming to the Switch. It is, almost always, a very long list. This week’s list includes Spry Fox’s Cozy Grove, Switch Online exclusive Pac-Man 99, the Switch version of The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Ste…

Source: Kotaku

8 Apr 2021

Streets of Rage 4 Mr X. Nightmare DLC - Official Trailer

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Corsair K70 RGB TKL keyboard review - Introduction

The Corsair K70 RGB TKL comes from a range of keyboards that we already presented here on guru3d. We reviewed the K70 RGB Rapidfire Mk2, which comes also in a low-profile version. So, the first major difference this time is the tenkeyless format. Other than t…

Source: guru3d.com

8 Apr 2021

Elon Musk partner says he could build the real 'Jurassic Park,' with genetically engineered dinosaurs | TheHill

“We could probably build Jurassic Park if we wanted to,” co-founder Max Hodak tweeted on Saturday.

Source: The Hill

8 Apr 2021

Apple and Epic just laid out how they're going to fight about Apple's control of the App Store

Apple and Epic Games laid out in separate dueling legal filings what they consider to be the key facts and main legal issues ahead of an antitrust trial that's scheduled to start in May.

Source: CNBC

8 Apr 2021

AMD Is Firing On All Cylinders Against Intel Once Again

The chipmaker has regained its mojo and looks set for more gains over its bigger rival.

Source: Motley Fool

8 Apr 2021

The Morning After: The best wireless headphones you can find

We're lining up the best wireless headphones we can find, and looking at Best Buy's Amazon Prime rival.

Source: Engadget

8 Apr 2021

Resident Evil Village Showcase Announced as New Demo Files Seemingly Appear - IGN

Capcom has announced a Resident Evil Village showcase for April 15, and files for a new 'gameplay demo' appear to have been uploaded to the PlayStation Network.

Source: IGN

8 Apr 2021

PS5 Exclusive Abandoned Is Not a Secret Kojima Game, Director Says Rumours 'Weren't Fun' - IGN

New PS5 exclusive Abandoned isn't a secret Kojima game, and the director tells IGN the rumours about it weren't fun – but did make him laugh. He also teased a demo for the game.

Source: IGN

8 Apr 2021

Today I learned about Intel's AI sliders that filter online gaming abuse

Intel’s Bleep is a new AI-powered tool that it hopes will cut down on the amount of toxicity gamers have to experience in voice chat. It includes a variety of sliders to filter everything from “aggression” to “white nationalism.”

Source: The Verge

8 Apr 2021

Facebook hopes tiny labels on posts will stop users confusing satire with reality

Facebook is adding new labels to content from Pages that appear in users’ News Feed. Labels will be added for “satire pages,” “public officials,” and “fan pages” in a bid to reduce confusion.

Source: The Verge

8 Apr 2021

Google I/O 2021 is official, Android 12 and Pixel 5a event to be streamed live and free for all

The next Google I/O developer conference dates have been announced, and Google even has a fun little punch card puzzle for you to celebrate the occasion.

Source: PhoneArena

8 Apr 2021

Jack Dorsey's Square To Fund Developers Of Popular Bitcoin Tool

Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) announced a grant of nearly $100,000 to two pseudonymous develope...

Source: Benzinga

8 Apr 2021

Google releases Android 12 Developer Preview 2.2 with April 2021 security patches and bug fixes

Android 12 Developer Preview 2.2 is here for supported Google Pixel phones, bringing April 2021 security patches and multiple bug fixes.

Source: XDA Developers

8 Apr 2021

Several OnePlus 9 Pro users are reporting problems with overheating

Multiple OnePlus 9 Pro owners are reporting that their phones are heating up too easily.

Source: Android Authority

8 Apr 2021

Google deleted this Android app from the Play Store; you still need to delete it from your phone

A malicious app has been removed from the Google Play Store by Google after a security research firm named Check Point discovered that the Flix OnLine app could send fake content to your WhatsApp ...

Source: PhoneArena

8 Apr 2021

MacBook and iPad production delayed as supply crunch hits Apple

US tech giant's headaches suggest even worse chip shortages lie ahead

Source: Nikkei.com

8 Apr 2021

How to Farm Titanium - Outriders Wiki Guide

In Outriders, most of the currency and resources you gain will be used to craft and upgrade your gear. The most sought after and rare resource is called

Source: IGN

8 Apr 2021

Mai Shiranui Looks Hot in Her KOF XV Trailer

Source: Siliconera

8 Apr 2021

Honeywell and rapper Will.i.am just debuted a futuristic face-mask with built-in wireless earphones

Source: Yanko Design

8 Apr 2021

Woman reveals how she lost her hair due to stress and how JSHealth vitamins fixed her hair

A young woman has revealed how she lost huge chunks of her hair due to stress, and struggled to find a remedy for the startling loss of her once healthy locks.

Source: Daily Mail

8 Apr 2021

Rumour: The Latest Switch Firmware Update Has Apparently Added Bluetooth Audio Support

Sounds promising

Source: Nintendo Life

8 Apr 2021

Which Outriders Class Is Right For You

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Mark Zuckerberg caught using Signal secure chat app, main competitor of Facebook-owned WhatsApp: report

A hack of millions of Facebook users’ data has revealed that the company’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg uses the secure messaging app Signal, one of the main competitors of the Facebook-owned WhatsApp.

Source: Fox Business

8 Apr 2021

Abandoned - Official Announcement Teaser Trailer

Source: Google News

8 Apr 2021

Smuggled Nvidia Cards Found After High-Speed Boat Chase

Only a week after a Chinese bust involving cheat makers and luxury cars, authorities have seized hundreds of smuggled Nvidia cards after a speedboat chase in the waters near Hong Kong international airport.

Source: Kotaku

8 Apr 2021

How to clear cache on iPhone for Safari and iOS apps

To clear cache on an iPhone, you can wipe history and website data on Safari, and offload or delete apps.

Source: Business Insider

7 Apr 2021

Spotify stays quiet about launch of its voice command ‘Hey Spotify’ on mobile

In 2019, Spotify began testing a hardware device for automobile owners it lovingly dubbed “Car Thing,” which allowed Spotify Premium users to play music and podcasts using voice commands that began with “Hey, Spotify.” Last year, Spotify began developing a si…

Source: TechCrunch

7 Apr 2021

Perfect Super Mario Bros. speedrun beat after two years

Since 2018, there’s been debate within the speedrunning community over whether or not anyone could get a sub 4:55 time in Super Mario Bros., a record that is so optimized, only a computer could achieve a faster time. But now, speedrunner Niftski beat the game…

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Street Fighter 5: Everything Announced In the Spring Update - IGN

Capcom has detailed its upcoming plans for Street Fighter 5, including details about the three new characters joining the roster.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

What's New in the Mass Effect Legendary Edition - IGN Daily Fix

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

These Headphones Offer Solid Active Noise Cancellation for Those on a Budget

They're not the best headphones you can buy, but you could do worse for the price.

Source: Gizmodo.com

7 Apr 2021

Overwatch Esports Pro Shares Stories of 'Terrifying' Anti-Asian Racism - IGN

Overwatch League Dalla Fuel player Fearless talked about his experiences with anti-Asian racism during a Twitch stream.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

Abandoned, a New Cinematic Horror Shooter, Announced Exclusively for PS5 - IGN

Abandoned is a new, cinematic, first-person horror survival shooter with a realistic, eerie vibe, and it's being made exclusively for the PS5.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

Sonos Roam review: The right speaker at the right price

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

US official calls Cook's idea to vote on iPhone 'preposterous'

Just a few days after Apple CEO Tim Cook said that Americans should be able to vote on an iPhone, Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose called the idea "preposterous."

Source: AppleInsider

7 Apr 2021

OnePlus 9 Pro owners report overheating warnings

Some OnePlus 9 Pro owners say they’re getting excessive overheating warnings, largely related to taking photos or video. The company says this is a known issue and will be addressing it with a software update over the next few weeks.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

A Korean pro gamer speaks about the racism his team experiences

Lee Eui-Seok, known as "Fearless" in the Overwatch League, said he and his Dallas Fuel teammates are threatened and verbally abused daily in Dallas.

Source: Business Insider

7 Apr 2021

You can unlock CoD: Black Ops Cold War, Warzone’s ZRG 20mm sniper rifle

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone’s new weapon, the ZRG 20mm sniper rifle has been released. Here’s how to unlock it by completing its Longshot challenge

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Edge Of Eternity is getting a full launch and complete story this summer

Okay, but tell me about the cat mount, please.

Source: Rock Paper Shotgun

7 Apr 2021

Porsche Ran the 2022 911 GT3 at 186 MPH for 3,100 Continuous Miles, Only Stopping to Refuel

It's one thing to be able to hit 186 mph—it's another to keep it up for 17 (nearly) straight hours.

Source: The Drive

7 Apr 2021

Windows 10 Build 21354 - Apps List, New Icons, News & Interests + MORE

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

Hunting for Pokémon Cards Has Become a Different Kind of Game

A few weeks back, during a particularly unremarkable late night of insomnia-fueled doomscrolling, a notification slid its way onto my phone’s screen that quickened my pulse and dilated my pupils. For the next few minutes or so—there was no way to be sure for …

Source: Gizmodo.com

7 Apr 2021

Google widely rolls out Play Store navigation and settings redesign on Android

In 2019, the Google Play Store received a Material Theme redesign that was followed by a dark mode. The next major revamp is here...

Source: 9to5google.com

7 Apr 2021

Test Your Retro Gaming Skills In a Battle Royale With 'Pac-Man 99'

A brand new Pac-Man game, Pac-Man 99, is launching today exclusively on Nintendo Switch, and you can play it for free if you’re a Nintendo Switch Online Subscriber.

Source: Lifehacker.com

7 Apr 2021

Elon Musk's firm Neuralink has the tech to build a real 'Jurassic Park,' co-founder says

Hold on to your butts! The co-founder of Elon Musk’s firm Neuralink says they have the technology to build a real-life version of “Jurassic Park.” “We could probably build Jurassic Park if we wante…

Source: New York Post

7 Apr 2021

Rocket League - Season 3 Rocket Pass Trailer - Nintendo Switch

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

Halo MCC brings mouse and keyboard support to Xbox, leveling the playing field with PC

Keyboard and mouse is now a native part of Halo: The Master Chief Collection (including Halo CE, Halo 2, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, Halo: Reach, and Halo 4) as of a new April 2021 patch.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Zombie Army 4: Dead War gets free next-gen upgrade on PS5 and Xbox Series X

Zombie Army 4: Dead War gets free next-gen upgrade on PS5 and Xbox Series X

Source: Destructoid

7 Apr 2021

Google I/O 2021 is a free-to-attend virtual event this year starting May 18th

Google has announced its I/O developer conference will return this year as a virtual event, and everyone can sign up to attend for free.

Source: XDA Developers

7 Apr 2021

PUBG Mobile Update Adds Karakin Map, Introduces Rocket Launcher

A recent update for PUBG Mobile adds the original game's Karakin map, as well as several new weapons.

Source: GameSpot

7 Apr 2021

Two more Nokia phones pick up Android 11

Late last month the Nokia 3.2 was blessed with an Android 11 update, and today it's time for the previous flagship 8.1 and the budget 2.3 to join the

Source: Android Police

7 Apr 2021

More leaks surface about a new Microsoft Surface Laptop 4

More leaks about anticipated new Surface Laptop 4 models are making the rounds.

Source: ZDNet

7 Apr 2021

Ring's new floodlight cam features its best motion detection yet

It's been a busy start to the year for Ring. After releasing one of the most affordable smart doorbells on the market today, the company has returned with

Source: Android Police

7 Apr 2021

Microsoft adopts boiling liquid to cool datacenter servers

Microsoft has implemented boiling liquid to help keep datacenter servers at reasonable temperatures. The company uses electronic equipment and liquid capable of boiling at 122 degrees Farenheit, 90 degrees below the boiling point of water.

Source: Tech Xplore

7 Apr 2021

CodeMiko will see you now

Miko is a virtual streamer who draws tens of thousands of viewers with her interviews and viral antics. Here, she talks about how it all came to be.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Will.i.am’s $300 face mask is a bet we’ll mask up long-term

Will.i.am, Honeywell, and others think western consumers could keep masking up for a long time to come.

Source: Quartz India

7 Apr 2021

Google Launches 2 Improvements to Search Console Reports

Google rolls out two improvements to Search Console designed to make reports more useful for site owners.

Source: Search Engine Journal

7 Apr 2021

Sony says it was MLB's decision to bring The Show to Game Pass

Sony says it was MLB's decision to bring The Show to Game Pass

Source: Destructoid

7 Apr 2021

Forza Motorsport Player Hands-On Test Confirmed, Turn 10 Accepting Sign Ups Now - IGN

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

Forza Motorsport Player Hands-On Test Confirmed, Turn 10 Accepting Sign Ups Now - IGN

Players who are part of the Forza Feedback Panel will soon be able to play part of the upcoming Forza Motorsport.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

The Next Forza Motorsport Is Gearing Up For Early Testing, And You Can Be A Part Of It

It’s an exciting time for Forza Motorsport, as Microsoft’s sim racing franchise is gearing up for a reboot and its first installment on the Xbox Series X and S generation of consoles. While there’s no indication as of yet that we’ll see the game released in 2…

Source: Jalopnik

7 Apr 2021

Genshin Impact fans start boycott against miHoYo over, well, everything

Genshin Impact fans took to Twitter to voice criticisms of miHoYo’s game using the #boycottgenshinimpact hashtag on Twitter. A video of a miHoYo developer using an Indigenous dancer as a reference to animate a Hilichurl resurfaced, and sparked controversy.

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Amazon Music for iOS and Android has a simplified Car Mode | Engadget

It has streamlined controls and custom presets for playlists, stations and albums.

Source: Engadget

7 Apr 2021

Street Fighter 5’s Oro always carries his pet turtle with him

Street Fighter 5: Champion Edition’s Season 5 DLC adds Rose, Oro, and Akira from Rival Schools. In Capcom’s Street Fighter 5 Spring Update video, we get a look at Oro in action, and how he uses his pet turtle in fights.

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Fujifilm Unveils the Instax Mini 40 Camera and 'Contact Sheet' Mini Film

New camera, new film.

Source: PetaPixel

7 Apr 2021

Facebook adds Zoom video calls to Portal for TVs

Facebook's Portal TV now supports Zoom and GoToMeeting, bringing video calls to the biggest screen in your home.

Source: Engadget

7 Apr 2021

Sonos and Ikea Seem to Be Working on a Speaker That Doubles as Wall Art

Two Ikea FCC filings and a cheeky Instagram story all but confirm that two new Symfonisk speakers are likely on the way, and one of them appears to be a smart speaker that doubles as wall art.

Source: Gizmodo.com

7 Apr 2021

Crysis Remastered gets upgraded for Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5

Source: Eurogamer.net

7 Apr 2021

Forza Motorsport Xbox Series X takes another step forward with playtests starting soon

You still have time to sign up

Source: GamesRadar+

7 Apr 2021

Alex Kidd in Miracle World DX - Exclusive Official Release Date Trailer

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

Inside Cyberpunk 2077's Disastrous Rollout

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

Unbeatable is a stylish rhythm adventure game where music is illegal

Developer D-Cell Games reached its Kickstarter goal on Wednesday, with 30 days to go on the project. Its rhythm game, Unbeatable, looks incredible.

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Western Digital’s fast 1TB NVMe SSD is $50 off at B&H Photo

Western Digital’s discounted PCIe 4.0 SSD is a must-have component to deliver the fastest transfer speeds, and it’s $50 off. Other deals include a 25 percent discount on any game purchased through Oculus’ mobile app.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Samsung Galaxy A52 5G, A42 5G, A32 5G, A12, and A02s make US debut

Samsung is bringing five new A-series phones to the US this year, including the Galaxy A32 5G, its most affordable 5G model ever. They go on sale this month, with prices ranging from $499 for the A52 5G to $109 for the budget-friendly A02s.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Monster Hunter Rise is giving out a free item pack to celebrate five million units shipped

Monster Hunter Rise is giving out a free item pack to celebrate five million units shipped

Source: Destructoid

7 Apr 2021

PS Now's New Games Are PS4 Only, Sony Confirms No PS5 Upgrade Path

Losing a little lustre

Source: Push Square

7 Apr 2021

Apple Forecasted to Sell Record-Breaking 240+ Million iPhones in 2021

Apple is on a trajectory to sell a record-breaking 240-250 million iPhones in the 2021 fiscal year, topping a previous record of 231 million iPhones...

Source: MacRumors

7 Apr 2021

E3 is back and may help clean up the summer game mess

E3 is back to clean up the summer game mess. Can the event bring the industry back together like in the past?

Source: VentureBeat

7 Apr 2021

When will the global chip shortage end so you can finally buy a PS5?

The ongoing global semiconductor shortage is impacting everything from Ford trucks to the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X consoles. But what has to change in the industry to prevent future chip shortages?

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Ring’s new floodlight camera borrows features from its best doorbell

Ring has announced a new Floodlight Cam Wired Pro and Video Doorbell 4. The new $249.99 Floodlight Cam borrows features from the Video Doorbell Pro 2, while the Video Doorbell 4 includes upgraded motion detection. Both are available for preorder starting on A…

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Mother's Day Gift Guide 2021: unique gift ideas for moms

Some ideas for relieving the day’s stresses

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

2022 Subaru BRZ and Toyota GR 86 Compared in Head-to-Head Video

Curious to see how the new Toyobaru twins stack up? Here's your first look.

Source: RoadandTrack.com

7 Apr 2021

Pac-Man 99, a new battle royale game, comes to Nintendo Switch today

Pac-Man 99, a new battle royale game based on classic Pac-Man, will be released as a Nintendo Switch Online exclusive on April 7. Watch the first trailer here.

Source: Polygon

7 Apr 2021

Alienware's M15 and Dell's G15 gaming laptops are getting AMD Ryzen CPUs | Engadget

Dell is finally bringing AMD CPUs back to its gaming laptops on the Alienware M15 and Dell G15.

Source: Engadget

7 Apr 2021

Apple launches dual podcast-TV series on controversial former SEAL Eddie Gallagher

“The Line” is being touted as an “independently reported” endeavor to expose “previously untold aspects” of the story of former Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher.

Source: Military Times

7 Apr 2021

Alienware launches first AMD gaming laptop in over a decade

Alienware has launched its m15 Ryzen Edition R5 laptop, its first gaming laptop with a processor from AMD in more than a decade.

Source: VentureBeat

7 Apr 2021

Alienware’s M15 R5 is its first AMD-based gaming laptop in over a decade

Alienware has unveiled its latest 15-inch gaming laptop, the M15 R5 Ryzen Edition. It features Nvidia’s RTX 30-series graphics cards, but the standout spec is the AMD Ryzen 5000 H-series processor. This laptop starts at $2,229.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Dell’s new gaming monitors support variable refresh rate for consoles, not just PC

Dell has unveiled several new gaming monitors releasing later this year, some of which are curved. They all support variable refresh rate for console and PC, which should keep the picture smooth. Pricing isn’t available yet.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Free From Stadia, Lost Words' Story Hits Hard

Lost Words: Beyond the Page is poised to snag a second lease on life. First released last spring as a Stadia exclusive, the idyllic puzzle-platformer from Sketchbook Games, officially released yesterday for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and the Switch (where I…

Source: Kotaku

7 Apr 2021

Google just might have leaked the Pixel Buds A itself

In a recent email sent out to Nest users, Google has accidentally shown off the upcoming Pixel Buds A. Read on to know more!

Source: XDA Developers

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: The Tudor Black Bay Chrono Relaunch With Slimmer Case And New Dials

Pick your panda.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Swords of Legends Online - Official Western Release Gameplay Trailer

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

SwitchBot Curtain Review: Not Quite There

Wake up to natural sunlight and a loud, whining noise thanks to the wonky SwitchBot that opens and closes your drapes for you.

Source: Wired

7 Apr 2021

Call of Duty: Warzone's Nukes Are Launching Early - But They Don't Really Work Yet - IGN

Nuclear missiles have been spotted launching in Call of Duty: Warzone ahead of the much-rumoured nuke event.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

Microsoft Adds Touch Controls to More Than 50 Xbox Game Pass Cloud Games - IGN

Microsoft has added Xbox Touch Controls to more than 50 cloud-based games available via Xbox Game Pass.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

OnePlus Watch unboxing

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

OnePlus Watch First Impressions: It's About Time!

Source: Google News

7 Apr 2021

In-Depth: Jaeger-LeCoultre Launches The Reverso Quadriptyque, The Most Complicated Reverso Ever

The latest Hybris Mechanica watch has four separate faces and includes one of the most complex lunar month displays ever used in a wristwatch.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Mass Effect: Legendary Edition - BioWare Explains All the Gameplay Tweaks - IGN

Bioware has revealed all of the gameplay tweaks coming to Mass Effect Legendary Edition as part of a blog on the game's official website.

Source: IGN

7 Apr 2021

Google Play Music’s final update lets you hide the app on your phone

Google is rolling out one final update for the Google Play Music app on Android that lets you hide the app from your phone's app drawer.

Source: XDA Developers

7 Apr 2021

Poll: Do you start fresh with a new phone or copy data from your old device?

Upgrading to a new phone is always great, but how do you set up the new device?

Source: Android Authority

7 Apr 2021

Microsoft support pages for Surface Laptop 4 suggest imminent launch

It will run either AMD or Intel and could be announced next week

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

These new iOS icons may give us a glimpse of Apple's upcoming design language

If you’re wondering what Apple’s visual design language is going to look like in the coming years, we may now have a solid idea — and it’s all down to some new iOS icons. Go on, have a look at the updated design for Apple Music for Artists app: This new iOS i…

Source: The Next Web

7 Apr 2021

Here's why Microsoft is submerging its servers in freaky-deeky fluids

Microsoft announced yesterday that it’s now submerging servers in a special liquid at its data center located on the banks of the Columbia River. The company said it enables increased efficiency and fewer downtimes. How is the company doing this? The tech gia…

Source: The Next Web

7 Apr 2021

Fujifilm's $100 Instax Mini 40 offers vintage looks and simple features

Fujifilm has unveiled the Instax Mini 40, an instant film camera much like last year's Instax Mini 11 but with a new retro look and $30 higher price tag.

Source: Engadget

7 Apr 2021

Sennheiser's New MKE 400 Shotgun Microphone

The new Sennheiser MKE 400 is an on-camera shotgun microphone that has been specifically designed for vloggers, videographers, and mobile journalists.

Source: Newsshooter

7 Apr 2021

Sennheiser’s new microphones play well with phones and cameras alike

Sennheiser is updating its MKE 400 on-camera shotgun microphone to be more feature-rich and friendly to phones, and it’s introducing new wired lavaliere microphones for mobile-shooters as well.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: The IWC Big Pilot's Watch With Perpetual Calendar, Now A Regular Production Model

Set it and forget it – you won't have to change the time, day, date, month, year, or moon phase until the year 2100.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: All Of The Wild New Releases From Hublot

More color. More tourbillons. Plenty of sapphire.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: An IWC Big Pilot For Purists

An aviation classic is now (finally!) available with a smaller case and cleaner dial.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: The Vacheron Constantin Historiques American 1921 In White Gold (And A Platine Limited Edition!)

A youthful white-metal salute to a century-old design.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: The Cartier Pasha de Cartier 41mm Chronograph

Posh. Duh.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Introducing: These Colorful Cartier Tanks Are Musts

No gold, all color.

Source: HODINKEE

7 Apr 2021

Fujifilm’s new Instax Mini 40 is a $100 vintage-looking toy

The Instax Mini 40 is a $100 entry-level instant film camera with very few controls and a plastic, lightweight feel. Its vintage camera look adds to the playful experience this camera offers.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

Capcom Is Gifting Monster Hunter Rise Players A Commemorative Item Pack

Celebrating five million unit shipments worldwide

Source: Nintendo Life

7 Apr 2021

Android Auto Officially Ready for an Avalanche of Navigation and Parking Apps

Back in the summer of 2020, Google released one of the most significant Android Auto announcements in a long time: the platform would finally be opened up, thus allowing third-party developers to bring their navigation, parking, and charging solutions to driv…

Source: autoevolution

7 Apr 2021

Controversial Outriders Dialogue Is "Purely Coincidental"

When Outriders released last week, one particular line of dialogue raised a lot of eyebrows from players. In the game, the player character reminisces with Jakub Dabrowski about Earth, and times that the pair saved one another. Jakub references a time that he…

Source: ComicBook.com

7 Apr 2021

'Pac-Man 99' battle royale launches Wednesday on Nintendo Switch | Engadget

Nintendo and Bandai are launching a battle royale 'Pac-Man' game for the Switch.

Source: Engadget

7 Apr 2021

Lenovo's upcoming gaming phone leaks in hands-on pictures

The hands-on photos published on Weibo, the Chinese social network, show a rather weird smartphone. Although the design language follows the same pattern as Lenovo's Legion handset, it remains ...

Source: PhoneArena

7 Apr 2021

Envy Gaming pledges action after Dallas Fuel’s ‘Fearless’ speaks out about racism he, teammates have

Envy Gaming leadership is taking action after Dallas Fuel player Lee “Fearless” Eui-Seok spoke out this week about racism he and his Korean teammates say...

Source: The Dallas Morning News

7 Apr 2021

Console Players Will Be Included In Future Testing Phases Of Diablo II: Resurrected

Technical Alpha begins this Friday on PC

Source: Nintendo Life

7 Apr 2021

Nvidia's latency-reducing tech is live for all Overwatch players with the company's GPUs

Nvidia has launched its latency-reducing tech, Reflex, in Overwatch. Reflex requires a Nvidia graphics card, but could reduce latency in the game by as much as 50 percent.

Source: The Verge

7 Apr 2021

LG Launching 2021 Sound Bar Lineup With AirPlay 2 Support

LG today announced the worldwide rollout of its 2021 sound bar lineup, complete with AirPlay 2 support for wirelessly streaming audio from Apple...

Source: MacRumors

7 Apr 2021

A New Phishing Campaign Sends Malware-Laced Job Offers Through LinkedIn

As if job-hunting wasn't bad enough.

Source: Gizmodo.com

7 Apr 2021

Xbox Game Pass Is Getting Sony Exclusives Now – Unlocked 489 - IGN

Please welcome our friend Lord Cognito from the Iron Lords Podcast back to Unlocked!

Source: IGN