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Google's Stadia Will Support Xbox's Adaptive Controller

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All you'll need is a TV, desktop, tablet, laptop or even a smartphone with Google's Chrome web browser. Google Stadia official twitter account is sharing more details on how the new service will work and in addition to this, Stadia Twitter account have now shared the first demo clip showing off how the Google Stadia Instant Access to Play Games on YouTube Actually works. Read More »

Xiaomi Can Recharge a 4,000mAh Battery in 17 Minutes

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Now, another Chinese player, Xiaomi , wants to topple all of them with the fastest wired charging on any smartphone . In comparison, the SuperVOOC charger is a 50W solution rated at 10V/5A. Whether or not we will see a new Xiaomi flagship smartphone equipped with 100W Super Charge Turbo technology this year, remains to be seen. As hinted by a new teaser, Xiaomi is also expected to debut in the league of various tech companies launching their fast charging tech. Read More »

What is Google Stadia?

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Still, from Walmart's perspective it might be prudent to wait and see how things shake out over the rest of this year, with Microsoft planning to "go big" at E3 as we noted here, and Google planning first-party exclusive games for its service, among myriad related news. Read More »

Huawei P30-series launch in Paris

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The Huawei launch event will begin at 6.30pm India time and the company is live streaming the event on its official YouTube channel . Now we have new leaked images of the P30 Pro, but this time it comes with a new version of the Huawei Watch. Read More »

Huawei's Mate X Is the Foldable Phone You Might Actually Want

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Huawei's panel, meanwhile, is completely uncovered whether the Mate X is folded or not. When you're ready to take a picture, edit one or take a closer look at the feed, open the phone to access the big screen. The 7nm chipset is infused with AI capability and is the latest of the flagship chipset from Huawei. Shen Yiren, vice-president of Oppo , said that the company is working with more partners in the field in a bid to offer customers 5G smartphones as soon as possible. Read More »

Apple launches its own credit card

More recently, though, reports have suggested that the higher-ups at Apple are taking a more hands-off approach, which is a good thing when one considers that some of the more popular programs on TV today - with Game of Thrones being one prime example - aren't exactly family friendly. Read More »

Subscription Service With Over 300 Magazines

This is a subscription service "that brings together over 300 popular magazines, leading newspapers and digital publishers into a handsome, convenient and curated experience". The service will have over one hundred new and exclusive games and is set to be updated on a regular basis. Along with curating the content you'll get with the subscription, Apple is taking on a publisher-like role, too. Read More »

Hackers hijacked update server to install backdoors on ASUS machines

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Apparently, this backdoor - given the suitably ominous codename ShadowHammer - was delivered to an estimated one million Windows computers, or thereabouts, a rather staggering amount over a period of five months. "They were not trying to target as many users as possible", Vitaly Kamluk, Asia-Pacific director of Kaspersky Lab's Global Research and Analysis Team, told Motherboard . Read More »

Microsoft Is Finally Building a Browser That's Worth a Chance

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You can download the setup EXE from the linked Chinese forum, but we have to point out - you do so very much at your own risk, with this being a source we wouldn't be at all confident about ourselves. Microsoft has not officially given a date for the final release of the new Edge, but the leak and its features already have some suggesting that it may offer a serious challenge to Chrome. Read More »

Nintendo Might Launch Two New Switch Models This Year

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The Switch has been a big success for Nintendo . If you like the look of the Nintendo Switch but feel like its existing 2017 configuration isn't quite to your liking, then 2019 is the year Nintendo will change your mind. Pricing for the new versions of the Switch weren't immediately clear, though it seems Nintendo will cut costs by doing away with some features like the vibration element built into the original Switch controllers. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 5G to hit markets on April 5

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Ahead of the official launch of Galaxy A90 , it has now been confirmed that the smartphone will feature a notch-less Infinity display as the company has teased this feature in a new image. The water-drop display which Samsung calls Infinity-V display has a resolution of 720x1560 and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9. According to tipster Ice Universe , the Galaxy A90 will feature a pop-up camera, similar to Vivo NEX . Read More »

Apple Video Streaming Subscription Costs Leaked Forward Of Occasion

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Within a few hours from now, the world can watch the much awaited unveiling ceremony of Show time Event that will be kicked off by the Apple Company. Staffers have started preparing a regular "release radar" for Cook to monitor a variety of apps as well as internal Apple metrics, like iTunes sales declines compared to Apple Music's subscriber data, the WSJ reports. Read More »

Netflix is testing a cheap-as-hell mobile-only plan

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It was also revealed that Apple will have a large catalogue of movies and TV shows ready for its new streaming service at launch. We already know that Apple has developed its own content for the new streaming service, the company has apparently spent $1 billion on content so far. Read More »

Octane Arrives For Apex Legends Season One

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Some hoped that the release of Apex Legends would have a significant impact on the player base of Fortnite , but that doesn't seem to be the case. Epic had recently announced that the game had managed to set a new record this week as more than 250 million accounts registered, up by 25% since December previous year when there were 200 million Fortnite accounts. Read More »

Reviewing Apple's New 5th Generation iPad Mini

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On the other hand, if the iPad mini 4 already performs well enough to cater to everyday needs and provides enough storage, and if Apple Pencil support doesn't matter, then there's really no incentive in trading up, certainly not in the design department. Read More »

Facebook fixes glitch that exposed millions of user passwords to employees

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However, Facebook originally found the issue back in January, which does make you wonder if the company would have reported it publicly if left to its own devices. "Facebook Lite is a version of Facebook predominantly used by people in regions with lower connectivity". As a general rule, passwords are always stored with their corresponding hash with powerful encryption, so that it is practically impossible to read them. Read More »

These Carriers Are All Faster Than AT&T's 5G E

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Sprint claims that AT&T is confusing its customers and importantly, also muddying the waters for when 5G really does get underway. However, even with the upgraded performance afforded by 5G E , AT&T didn't provide any benefits over competitors' 4G. Read More »

Persona 5 The Royal Unveiled ; New Female Character Shown

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This reveal debuted after today's Persona 5 the Animation: Stars and Ours broadcast in Japan. Atlus released a new teaser video for Persona 5 R overnight and announced the title as Persona 5: The Royal . According to a translation of the trailer by Gematsu , she says: "I think helping people is a wonderful thing, but if I had to say, I don't like them". Read More »

Amazon to offer video ads on search results to compete with rivals

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Google LLC remains a much bigger player, however, dominating the digital ads sector with a 38.2 percent share of the market in 2018. Selling more video ads opens a new revenue opportunity for Amazon's advertising division, which mostly sells space featuring brand logos, product photographs and descriptions that are the equivalent of digital billboards. Read More »

Walmart allegedly working on game streaming service

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Doom 2016 was in crisp 4k and i was able to focus on the game without thinking about the service I was playing it on, which is ultimately the best endorsement of a new platform like this. Moreover, the company is expected to launch the service later in 2019 in the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom and most of Europe. All games will run on Google's global network of data centers, and a video feed of the game will be accessible by the user on desktops, laptops, tablets, phones, and TVs connected ... Read More »

Apple AirPower wireless charging launch could be sooner than we thought

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According to the Cupertino-based outfit, the charging mat will charge an iPhone, AirPods and Apple Watch simultaneously. The new AirPods will be available in India later this Spring. Citing unnamed "industry sources", the website writes that Lite-On Semiconductor, an Apple supplier in Taiwan, is forecasting an increase in its Q2 2019 revenues due to the release of AirPower , which is " set to be officially launched in late March ". Read More »

PlayStation software video showcase 'State of Play' set for March 25

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Like Inside Xbox and Nintendo Direct before it, Sony is jumping into the field of hosting livestreaming events that bring players the latest PlayStation announcements. With the company skipping out on attending E3, it will be particularly interesting to see if they host a State of Play stream around that time to make sure that they still get a share of the spotlight. Read More »

The Nokia 7 Plus was accidentally sending user data to Chinese servers

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To his surprise, the device was sending unencrypted information to somewhere in China . The Finnish-owned manufacturers HMD Global denied that individual users can be identified from the data. The company's spokesperson did not respond to requests to say how many phones are in "a small batch" or to confirm the software was intended for phone activation in China. Read More »

Epic Games Store To Undergo Redesign; More Features To Be Added Soon

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It just won't be launching on Steam , which resulted in a ton of angry responses on social media. And in the case of Detroit, it was released as a PS4 exclusive back in May 2018, less than a year ago. The new PC releases join a variety of other new Epic Games Store exclusives announced this week. "Their games have truly pioneered the genre of interactive storytelling, and with their expansion onto other platforms we are truly honored they chose to take that first step with Epic Games". Read More »

Huawei P30 Pro price and release date leak, and official renders posted

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The main camera is a 40-megapixel sensor and it is joined by a 20-megapixel sensor and an 8-megapixel sensor, according to a leaked page from Huawei's own site . Once the pre-order campaign is over and the bundle is no longer available, the prices are likely to go down. Serial leakster Roland Quandt in the past few weeks has already revealed nearly every hardware detail you need to know about the P30 and P30 Pro. Read More »

Opera for Android 51 Now Available with Built-in Free VPN

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Using a VPN is advised when you are accessing public Wi-Fi networks at airports or coffee shops. Using Opera's built-in VPN can also protect you from third parties stealing your data. In addition to hiding a user's location and making it harder to track their online behaviour, the Opera VPN will also offer a no-log service. Web browser Opera prides itself on blocking "intrusive ads and privacy cookie dialogs" and keeping "you up to date with the latest personalised news". Read More »

Cuphead is coming to Nintendo Switch next month

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Right at the beginning of the show, Nintendo announced that Cuphead will be coming to the Switch. Should Nintendo now look into adding Cuphead and Mugman to Super Smash Bros . Cuphead coming to the Switch was a surprise to many, many Nintendo and Microsoft fans. The game was first introduced to the public as a Microsoft-exclusive, through Xbox One, and to PC users. Read More »

New Xbox Release Date, Details Reportedly Leaked

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Documents sent to the outlet indicate that the new console could launch globally on May 7, 2019. Product shots suggest that the console will have 1TB of storage space and will naturally be bundled with three of Microsoft's blockbuster games in an effort to go fully digital. Read More »

Mobile is starting to test its own 50 Mbps home internet service

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T-Mobile is doing everything in its power to ensure that its merger with Sprint passes muster with the US government. According to a release, 50,000 homes will be connected this year. The home service will cost $50 per month with AutoPay or $55 without. According to John Legere - T-Mobile's exuberant and often hyperbolic CEO, who made the announcement earlier today - 28.9% of USA households and 61.1% of "rural" households have access to one or fewer broadband providers. Read More »

How The Crypt Of The NecroDancer Developer Got To Work With Zelda

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To end today's Nindies Showcase , Nintendo revealed a surprising new installment of Crypt of the Necrodancer which is set in The Legend of Zelda's world of Hyrule. Video game stories from other sites on the web. While it has been known to hand out the rights to major series such as Mario, Zelda and Star Fox to experienced third-party developers, it's never really given an indie developer such a big opportunity. Read More »

Facebook exposed millions of passwords in plain text

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While the information could have proven disastrous if it had fallen into the wrong hands, Facebook says the login credentials were "never visible to anyone outside of Facebook ". "Encrypting passwords is Security 101", said Marcus Carey, the CEO Threatcare, an Austin cybersecurity company. Facebook did not say for how long they had been storing passwords in this way. Read More »

Epic Games will give away free cross-platform Fortnite tools to developers

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Epic Games confirmed that The Outer Worlds , the upcoming sci-fi RPG from Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment, will be on its store at launch. "Our goal is not to build another walled garden", Epic Games Store Head Steve Allison said on stage. We could expect all singleplayer-driven games from Private Division to come to the Epic Store since games like The Outer Worlds don't have live services or microtransactions . Read More »

Mortal Kombat 11: How To Get Beta Access?

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NetherRealm and Warner Bros. have outlined the timings for Mortal Kombat 11's upcoming Closed Beta, which is due to commence later this month. The beta is set to end on March 31 for players in that location, though the times and dates will vary everywhere across the globe. Read More »

Activision officially announces Call of Duty: Mobile for iOS and Android

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Will Call of Duty: Mobile be as disruptive as, let's say, PUBG Mobile? Call of Duty remains Activision's most prolific franchises, which is probably one of the main reasons the publisher has chose to bring it to mobile phones. You can now register for a pre-launch beta version of the game via the Call of Duty: Mobile website and Google Play. More game modes will be announced closer to release, the developer states in the announcement . Read More »