Category : Games

Github wants to make it easy to discover fun projects to hack on

The best way to improve as a developer is to read other people’s code, and to work on projects with other developers. Github, as the epicentre of social coding, is arguably the best place to do that, and today the company…

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Facebook announces $199 Oculus Go standalone VR headset

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants to get a billion people to live and play in VR. But the company won’t get there with premium VR headsets like the Oculus Rift, which require expensive gaming PCs. Mobile VR headsets like the Gear VR are…

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Gboard for Android update adds stickers and Bitmoji

There are lots of emoji available on Android, but if you’re looking for another fun way to spice up your conversations, the new Gboard update is for you. Google is updating Gboard for Android with downloadable stickers and Bitmoji. Once you’ve got the…

No Comments / 5 View / September 25, 2017

LOEWE BILD 4 AND BILD 3 OLED TVS HANDS-ON REVIEW

KEY FEATURES 55-inch OLED screens Native 4K resolution Support for Dolby Vision and HDR10 HDR formats Unusually powerful built in speaker systems Optional external speaker solutions HANDS-ON: WE TRY OUT BILD’S LATEST ENTRIES INTO THE HIGH-END TV MARKET AT IFA…

No Comments / 29 View / September 14, 2017

Alcatel intros a quartet of new Android phones

The stream of new smartphones being announced at IFA 2017 continues thanks to Alcatel. Alcatel today took the wraps off of a quartet of new Android phones: the Idol 5, Idol 5S, A7, and A7 XL. Both the Idol 5 and Idol 5S feature…

No Comments / 14 View / September 5, 2017

DJI’s Spark drone starts recording when you raise your arm

When we reviewed DJI’s Spark drone, one of our gripes was the limited set of gesture controls. You can’t do everything you want without reaching for your phone. DJI is already taking steps to close those gaps, though. It’s delivering a firmware update…

No Comments / 22 View / August 5, 2017

Asus ROG Zephyrus Max-Q Gaming Laptop Now Available

Asus announced the ROG Zephyrus–its thinnest, lightest, and most powerful gaming laptop–back at Computex. It’s now available. The Asus ROG Zephyrus comes in two different models, the GX501VI-XS74 and GX501VS-XS71. Both feature an Intel Core i7-7700HQ processor with 16GB of…

No Comments / 18 View / June 1, 2017

‘Elite: Dangerous’ Now Available On PlayStation 4, With Pro Support

Frontier Developments has releasedElite: Dangerous on the PlayStation 4. With today’s release, the game is now available on all major platforms, as well as VR HMDs such as the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Most PS4 users will utilize the DualShock 4…

No Comments / 13 View / May 29, 2017

‘Front Defense’: A WWII VR Shooter From Vive Studios

Get ready for the fight of your life, soldier! I’m not going to sugar coat things for you—your chances of survival are slim to none, but we need you. Humanity needs you—at all costs. We can’t lose this fight, and…

No Comments / 11 View / May 28, 2017

Console Controller, Modified: The Evil Shift

Competitive multiplayer games remain exceedingly popular. Playing against a computer-controlled opponent is one thing, but taking down another human player in a video game is a completely different experience. It’s no surprise that in the wake of some of these…

No Comments / 10 View / May 27, 2017