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New maps and characters are coming to Splatoon 2 and ARMS

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Free updates are on the way for both games, expanding on the undeniably slim amount of content each launched with. And that's not all, either, with the new Lost Outpost stage to be added to the popular co-operative Salmon Run mode from tomorrow, Wednesday 23rd August. Read More »

First teaser trailer for Shenmue III

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So, with more than a bit of trepidation, I took brush to hand. Of course, this isn't all there is to games, as the Shenmue series is highly regarded despite being a commercial failure in terms of revenue. Koch Media/Deep Silver CEO Klemens Kundratitz added, " Shenmue is one of a few game franchises that have historical value whilst continuing to ignite passion across gamers". Read More »

Official Moto X4 Images Leaked Prior To Launch

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The teaser appeared on Amazon just evidently shows a launch only. The Lenovo-backed company doesn't seem to be done with smartphone launches yet. Moto G5S starts at 249 Euro (or approx Rs 18,875), while the Moto G5S Plus at 299 Euro (or approx Rs 22,667). Read More »

Xbox One S Minecraft Limited Edition Bundle preview: Jeepers Creepers

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On the Sunday prior to Gamescom 2017, Microsoft pulled a couple of console announcements out of the bag. Numerous reports are saying that fans who turned in their Xbox One S 1TB Edition have received $200 discounts. The bundle, of course, includes digital copies of "Minecraft" and "Minecraft: Redstone Pack". Not convinced? You ought to check out the games that are in store for Xbox One X. Read More »

Spyshots: 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT Four-Door Finally Shows its Voluptuous Rear

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There will be multiple cars at the show and one of them will be the Mercedes-AMG Project One hypercar. All the power is transmitted to the rear wheels via AMG Speedshift seven-speed dual-clutch transmission . Also present at Mercedes' stand in Frankfurt will be the facelifted version of the S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet in both standard and AMG versions. The biggest change to the chassis, however, is reserved for the steering. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV comes to PC early next year

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But then we have Hajime Tabata over here, acting all sly about a Nintendo Switch release of something. We can't give you any complete, solid details right at the moment but for our policy writers we very much do want to move out and do as much as we can with the game, with the franchise. Read More »

Microsoft's speech recognition system reaches human-level accuracy

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And although IBM may claim that a 5.1 per cent error rate on this dataset would be human-level recognition, Postma said: "That's marketing, not science". "Moving from recognizing to understanding speech is the next major frontier for speech technology". Researchers also combined predictions for multiple acoustic models. Read More »

Bixby Voice finally released in 200 countries before Galaxy Note 8 launch

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Samsung's celebrated in-house AI-powered smart assistant , Bixby , which after delays received the ability to respond to commands in English last month has now been rolled out worldwide. Samsung is reportedly working on other languages, but our guess is that will include the aforementioned Spanish, French, and German to start with, amongst many others. Read More »

Young People Skip Facebook for Snapchat, Report Says

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According to eMarketer, Facebook's loss of monthly users between the ages of 12 and 17 will accelerate to 3.4% this year from 1.2% in 2016. What's more: There are now " Facebook nevers ", children becoming tweens who are skipping Facebook altogether. Read More »

Micromax Canvas infinity with 5.7 inch screen, priced INR 9999 announced

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The first sale will be held at 12 pm IST. The company says that there is a 24-hour service promise where you can either get it repaired or replaced within 24 hours. The display is also protected by a scratch resistance 2.5D curved glass display . For people who don't understand what Infinity screen in a smartphone is, its essentially devices with 18:9 aspect ratio. Read More »

New iOS 11 beta builds now available

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The latest developer and public beta versions of the operating system became available earlier this week. iOS 11 turns your iPad into a more capable tablet as you can drag and drop files, app icons and more across the operating system. Read More »

New THQ Nordic Game Biomutant Leaks In German Magazine

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THQ Nordic has officially revealed BioMutant , an "open-world post-apocalyptic kung fu fable" that is set to release next year. Customization will be present and applicable across various aspects of the protagonist - which includes prosthetic parts and mutation/physical changes to offer greater power - and an automaton sidekick that is said to be a living robotic made of toys. Read More »

You can now set colourful text-based status updates on messaging app

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Clicking on the pen icon brings up the option to type a status, choose a font, emoji, and the background colour as well. The new feature is available for both Android and iOS users. The feature was recently spotted on Windows phone for beta users. However, don't confuse WhatsApp Status with the older option on the messaging app. Read More »

Age Of Empires 4 Has Finally Been Announced

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Microsoft took the opportunity to announce that a New Age of Empires title is in development for PC. Prior to the announcement of Age of Empires IV , Microsoft announced that Age of Empires II and III would be receiving a definitive edition in addition to the already announced remaster of the first game. Read More »

When can you see the partial eclipse in Ireland?

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Louis region, while I am here and may or may not look out the window for the 70% or so partial eclipse from NY. Teens and children are more likely to suffer solar retinopathy, damage to the retinas, since their eyes haven't completely matured. Read More »

PlayStation social media accounts hacked

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Particularly if your credit card is attached to your PlayStation Network account, now may be a good time to remove it and keep an eye on your account for awhile to ensure no weird charges crop up. The tweets were also deleted. Interestingly, OurMine also suggested the PlayStation members to get in touch with them to discuss ways to enhance their online security. Read More »

Here's an early look at the 2018 BMW M5

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These figures are up 18kW/70Nm on its predecessor in standard form, while the F10-series "30 Jahre" and "Competition Edition" versions matched the latest M5's power figure but fell 50Nm short of its torque output. The optional M carbon ceramic brakes, which can be identified by callipers painted in a gold colour and shave another 23 kilograms off the M5's weight , can withstand even greater punishment. Read More »

Fear Effect Reinvented Announced for 2018 Release

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According to Square Enix, the remake, aka Fear Effect Reinvented , will feature brand new visuals and a slight modifications to make the game "more attractive to today's players". Namely, Sushee seems to be especially interested in fixing the original game's controls. The fixed camera angles still remain though. After 17 years Fear Effect is getting the remaster treatment. Read More »

McLaren Special Operations 720S at Pebble Beach

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The auto was presented to Fux on the 2017 Pebble Beach's Concours d'Elegance Concept Lawn, and will be added to Fux's collection. The color was created for Michael Fux, a USA -based entrepreneur, philanthropist, and all around auto guy. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A with MIUI 9 Launched in China

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The device or gadget Xiaom Redmi Note 5A is going to come with 2GB of RAM coupled with 16GB of inbuilt storage and this will be accompanied by a memory card slot to increase the internal storage using Micro SD Card. This phone will have 4G with VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, Global Positioning System and an IR blaster. It is not clear if this will be in the regular version of Redmi Note 5A or any special variant. Read More »

The Biggest Microsoft Xbox Press Conference Gamescom Trailers

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The game comes at an interesting time for the Assassin's Creed franchise. The CGI trailer looks just like a blockbuster movie but best thing about it though is that it gives us some insight on what will the game's plot revolve around. However, even though Xbox One X is being marketed as the "most powerful console ever built", Microsoft still felt the need to add something more to its Gamescom 2017 press conference in order to get people hyped up. Read More »

HTC Vive price drops to $599

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And with the said price drop, the company expects more people to adopt it. O'Brien says that just like Oculus has promised with the Rift, the current-generation Vive isn't going away any time soon. "This is not about clearing the channel to make room for another product". There are now 200+ VR titles in Viveport with Fallout 4 VR , Doom VFR on the way. Read More »

Google Search On Android Gets Video Previews

Google plans to have a live stream from NY, which will start at 2.40 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) which is around 12.10 AM for India. The Picture on Picture capability enables users to make use of certain apps over other applications installed on the device. Read More »

Volkswagen ID Buzz to go on-sale in 2022 as electric-only van

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Buzz concept electric vehicle. Buzz concept in Detroit in January, reinventing the iconic Kombi van as an autonomous electric microbus , the general reaction was "Yawn". Like the show vehicle, the production version will have its batteries mounted in the floor and because, says VW, the electric drive system doesn't take up much room, the front and rear axles can be pushed apart to create plenty of room inside and both short front and rear overhangs. Read More »