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Kid Dracula goes west in the Konami Castlevania Collection

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There are few retro experiences more satisfying than grabbing a whip and heading into Dracula's Castle to smite the Lord of Darkness and hundreds of his minions, And next month Konami will be reprinting eight memorable outings for the Belmonts and their associates in the Castlevania Anniversary Collection . Read More »

Pixel 3 user asks for refund, gets 10 phones instead

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We will find more details as we're getting closer to the Google I/O conference in May. Now, news website Android Headlines claims to have obtained the first official 3D renders of these two devices, showing exactly how they will look for the first time. Read More »

Apple Opens Up About Recycling iPhones Via Robot

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Apple is opening a Material Recovery Lab dedicated to "discovering future recycling processes" in Austin, Texas. Apple engineers will work with academics to find recycling solutions. This allows Apple to recover important materials for re-use. Apple continues to expand its programs to ensure devices are used for as long as possible. Read More »

Smaller, budget Nintendo Switch will be coming this fall

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A source familiar with the matter added that Nintendo will be revising its strategies they've used to sell two types of hardware with portable and home consoles for the past 30 years, and they're now considering unifying their software development branch as well. Read More »

Consumer BBM is shutting down, but BlackBerry throws a lifeline

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Emtek acknowledged that "users have moved on to other platforms, while new users proved hard to sign on". For users that still want to use BBM likely due to its security features, BlackBerry has announced that BBM's enterprise counterpart, BBMe has been made available to individuals. Read More »

Google Play budget tries to control your spending habits

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The company last month said it would let Android users choose their browser and search engine but did not provide details. Till now, Google has allowed app downloads in a row and only when one app is downloaded, it starts downloading the next one. Read More »

Facebook stored millions of Instagram passwords in plain text

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Today, at just about the same time as the most highly anticipated government document of the decade was released in Washington DC, Facebook updated a month-old blog post to note that actually a security incident impacted " millions " of Instagram users and not " tens of thousands " as they said at first. Read More »

A cheap iPhone is again rumoured using iPhone 8 tech

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Despite small phones being out of fashion, the iPhone SE has continued to do well and sells out within seconds of going up for sale on Apple's clearance store. About a year ago, Apple had also been the news for highly speculated iPhone SE 2 , which was supposed to be the successor of its compact iPhone SE device. Read More »

Microsoft Unveils Its Bigger, Better Surface Hub 2S

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There's no price tag yet for the 85-inch Surface Hub 2 , but the company says it'll be available in 2020. The 50-inch model uses a PixelSense 4K+ resolution display with an aspect ratio of 3:2. The Surface Hub 2S is built around a computing core that includes an 8th-generation Intel Core i5 quad-core processor with integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620, 8GB of RAM and a 128GB SSD. Read More »

Facebook building voice assistant to rival Apple’s, Google’s

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Reportedly, Facebook has been working on this virtual assistant since early 2018, right around the time the company killed off its relatively-unknown assistant known simply as M. Speaking of the Portal, which Facebook started selling at the end of past year, you can sort of use your voice to perform simple tasks with it after first saying, "Hey Portal". Read More »

OnePlus 7 Pro specs leak, official tease confirms 90Hz display

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If these new leaks are accurate and OnePlus does decide to launch a handset that is nearly identical to its predecessor, it's possible the OnePlus 7 will be cheaper than its most recent releases. The teaser video shows the silhouette of new device from the company. This will notably the highest in the history of OnePlus smartphones. However, note that the QHD+ resolution in smartphone display won't make a noticeable difference in the picture quality as the Full HD+ resolution is more ... Read More »

Smash Bros. Ultimate Commercial Confirms The Return Of Stage Builder

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This confirms what data miners already revealed earlier this year, that the Stage Builder mode from Brawl and Smash Wii U is coming to Ultimate . We'll keep you updated if there is any official word. Joker from Persona 5 is headed to the game in April, and knowing Nintendo the company could very well bundle the updates together for one. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Version 8.0 Update Brings Oft-Requested Save Data Transfers

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Players would be able to take data from any game they played on the Switch, such as Super Mario Odyssey or The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild , to any new system . The update also includes a set of 15 new user icons that can be set to different profiles, including avatars from " Yoshi's Crafted World " and " Splatoon 2 ". Read More »

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Ver

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Persona 5's Joker is officially joining the Super Smash Bros . Following on from the render spotted within the source code on the European Nintendo website , Nintendo has now revealed Version 3 .0 of Super Smash Bros . The color of Mementos even changes depending on the music you have playing, which is an interesting touch. " Ultimate continues to deliver a seismic collision of the biggest cast of iconic video game characters ever assembled in one game", said Nick Chavez, Nintendo of ... Read More »

Assassin's Creed Unity Could Aid In Notre Dame Restoration

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The entertainment company announced on Wednesday that it will be donating $5 million to the reconstruction efforts on the historic and beloved landmark . Pledges for the restoration have come from worshippers and wealthy magnates, including those who own L'Oreal, Chanel and Dior. Members of the Pine-Richland High School French Club witnessed the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral during their trip to Paris April 15, 2019. Read More »

PlayStation 5 to feature 8K, 3D audio, ray tracing & backwards compatibility — Sony

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Sony has announced the first details of its next PlayStation console, but is yet to name it and has confirmed it will not be launched this year. (He's not just an systems architect; Cerny created arcade classic Marble Madness when he was all of 19 and was heavily involved with PlayStation and PS2 franchises like Crash Bandicoot, Spyro the Dragon, and Ratchet and Clank.) On the TV, Spidey stands in a small plaza. Read More »

Microsoft bundling Game Pass subscription service with Xbox Live for $15/month

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Xbox One S All Digital costs $249, which roughly translates to Rs 17,300 and will be made available starting May 8 in the U.S. via the Microsoft online store, Amazon.com or third-party retailers like Walmart and Best Buy. The Xbox One S All-Digital Edition is real, and it was just announced today, so if you've been waiting for it, here's your chance to snag it. In the accompanying blurb, Microsoft notes that buyers will get " a special offer to get started with access to over 100 great ... Read More »

Samsung announces Galaxy A60 and Galaxy A40s

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From looking at all of the information available, and using a Galaxy Fold myself, there are clearly two distinct issues at play here - one that's fixable, and one that should very much be a concern for Samsung as the Fold gets into consumers' hands. Read More »

OnePlus 7 leaks flood in ahead of reported May 14 launch

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Last week, Ishan Agarwal uncovered a leak on Chinese social media site Weibo that showed a supposed OnePlus 7 device in action. Are you looking forward to the OnePlus 7 series? Several alleged leaks have indicated that the OnePlus 7 might include a pop-up selfie camera , triple rear cameras, and a single LED flash on the back. Read More »

Qualcomm's Shares Jump 23% After Settling Feud With Apple

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Hours after Qualcomm and Apple announced a six-year licensing agreement as part of a royalty settlement, Intel chose to exit the future 5G smartphone market. The agreement ends a multi-billion dollar legal battle over smartphone technology and will allow Apple to use Qualcomm's advanced chipsets. The settlement followed two years of increasingly bitter legal battles between the two companies and came as opening arguments took place at a trial in federal court in San Diego. Read More »

Breakingviews - Apple Card puts customer first, Goldman second

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And while on your iPhone or iPad iOS severely limits the way you can tinker around with apps, when using the desktop version of News+ things are quite different. This is a Next Generation Credit Card, in which the company has launched a lot of advanced features . You can use Apple Cards anywhere at a shopping store or coffee shop. Read More »

Honor 20 Series to launch in London next month

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In addition, its tagline further emphasises on its camera capabilities, so it could be possible that the phone might come with four cameras on its rear. However, the first meaning hinting at four cameras seems more credible. In the last two years, we have come closer to this vision with edge-to-edge screen and curved display panels. Read More »

Apple Potentially Spending Over $500M For Arcade Subscription

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The company also announced some titles for the service, including Beneath a Steel Sky, Sonic the Hedgehog , and games from Giant Squid, Cartoon Network, Snowman, Konami, Lego, as well as several titles from independent developers such as Boosa Studios Ltd, Annapurna Interactive and ustwo. Read More »

Forza Street Launches For PC, Mobiles Later This Year

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According to Windows Central , this is basically an updated version of a game called Miami Street . Unlike previous Forza titles, Forza Street does not require you to steer your auto to victory. With the game now available to play on Windows 10 devices, Beaudoin says the company will continue to add new features, actively engage in community feedback, and improve the gameplay as time passes on. Read More »

IOS 13 may include system-wide dark mode and undo gesture

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The new feature will be particularly loved by those who often use the smartphone in low light situations, where it's hard to deal with the glare of White interfaces. The report additionally reveals that there would be more useful and interactive gestures on the overall iOS 13 operating system for both iPhone and iPad devices. Read More »

Mobile might start selling the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a

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The Google online store now has a teaser that says something new is coming on May 7. Furthermore, it's also said that the unannounced Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are also going to be heading to the Un-Carrier. And that is great news for tech enthusiasts, as the Pixel 3 handsets are among the very best phones on the market today, with their incredible camera systems, quality hardware, and pure vanilla Android experience making them a pleasure to use. Read More »

South Korean mobile network operators take first 5G phone orders

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Wasn't that too fast? This is similar to the 6.7-inch Samsung Galaxy S10 5G , which launches in Korea today, 5 April. However, while the non-5G flagships got release dates and prices, details about the Galaxy S10 5G availability and price were skipped from the initial announcement. Read More »

Microsoft Hacked: Attackers Actually Able to Read User Emails

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The technology giant said a "limited" number of accounts had been affected by the breach, but confirmed around 6% of those involved may have seen the content of their e-mails become accessible to the attackers. email account users, including those using Outlook and Hotmail, may have had details of emails stolen in a hack that lasted from January 1 to March 28. Read More »

Microsoft Xbox One S All-Digital Edition

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The One S All Digital will come with a 1 TB HDD at launch, on which Microsoft will preload Forza Horizon 3 , Minecraft and Sea of Thieves . The console looks exactly how you would expect: an Xbox One S without a slot for discs. Furthermore, a Game Pass "gives users access to an ever-expanding library of over 100 games that can be freely downloaded thanks to a paid monthly subscription, as on the other Xbox models", notes WinFuture . Read More »

Huawei launches P30 series in Kenya

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This is a device which will definitely push the boundaries and change users' expectations of smartphone photography and raise the bar for quality in the smartphone industry. Interestingly, the is capable of using all camera lenses while recording a video. The P30 Pro? That's got the sort of battery life you've always wanted, courtesy of a 4,200mAh battery . Read More »