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  • Battlefield 1's New Competitive Mode Unveiled As Incursions, Alpha Sign-Ups Coming Soon

    August 21, 2017 5:31 PM 14

    DICE has provided the first details about Battlefield 1's new mode, Incursions. This is a competitive-focused mode, and certain players will have a chance to try it out quite soon. Incursions mode features 5v5 matches and "fast, strategic gameplay." Despite the low player count, vehicles are present, though it sounds as if they not be quite as commonplace

  • HTC cuts price of Vive virtual reality system by $200, could spur more enterprise pilots

    August 21, 2017 1:32 PM 17

    HTC cut the price of its Vive virtual reality system by $200 in a move that follows discounting by Facebook's Oculus Rift. In a blog post, HTC said it would offer its Vive system for $599. That bundle includes headset, sensors and motion controllers. Oculus in July said that its Rift and Touch were available for $399 for a limited time. Both Oculus and HTC are chasing

  • HTC Vive Review: Still The Best PC VR Headset Money Can Buy

    August 21, 2017 1:15 PM 30

    Is The HTC VIVE The True, Sharp End of The VR Space? OK look, I like to think of myself as a straight shooter, so I'm going to be super transparent here: I am a huge cynic. Yes, being a child of the 80's I'm not actually that old, but when it comes to tech I'm like the grumpiest of grumpy old men. I didn't think much of smartwatches (BAH!), and still

  • 12 African Countries With The Fastest Broadband Speeds

    August 21, 2017 12:03 PM 15

    In business terms, countries with the fastest broadband speeds have a distinct advantage over others, and this is especially true for Africa. New research from British company Cable, a broadband, TV and phone comparison firm, looked at over 63 million broadband speed tests across the globe to determine the fastest broadband speeds based on country averages

  • Jurassic World park sim coming from Planet Coaster developer

    August 21, 2017 10:14 AM 16

    Jurassic World Evolution finds a way to consoles and PC in 2018 Universal and Frontier Developments (Elite Dangerous, Planet Coaster) revealed Jurassic World Evolution, a dinosaur theme park simulation for PlayStation 4, Windows PC and Xbox One, at Gamescom today. Jurassic World Evolution is expected to arrive sometime during summer 2018. “As long-time

  • Xbox One news: Xbox One X Pre Orders, Cuphead release date, Battlegrounds launch reveal

    August 20, 2017 9:59 PM 17

    XBOX ONE news this week includes more the official launch of the Xbox One X pre order pages, as well as the Cuphead release date and more Battlegrounds launch details. The limited edition, fan-inspired design features a custom color and vertical stand and the words “Project Scorpio” printed on the console and Xbox Wireless Controller. The Xbox One X Project

  • Essential Phone to Get Android Updates for Two Years, Andy Rubin Confirms

    August 18, 2017 7:49 AM 19

    Essential Phone, which garnered headlines for its attractive bezel-less design, was unveiled in June earlier this year and today, the company's founder and Android co-creator Andy Rubin has announced that the handset is now available for purchase on the company's own website, Sprint, and Amazon. The unlocked model of the smartphone is available for purchase

  • Google Pixel 2 release date will see surprise new feature arriving on Google's flagship

    August 18, 2017 6:22 AM 16

    GOOGLE'S Pixel 2 looks set to be released in October and a new leak suggests it will include a very unique design that's only been seen once before. There's a busy few months ahead for smartphone fan as Samsung, Apple and Google all look set to unveil new devices. Google will then be up next with rumours suggesting the internet giant will lift the lid on the Pixel

  • Did McDonald’s really just leak the iPhone 8 design?

    August 18, 2017 6:11 AM 20

    An Australian-based McDonald’s promotion has caused a frenzy after a phone featured in an email advertisement drew a great resemblance to an iPhone, raising questions as to whether it could be the iPhone 8. Australian subscribers received the email featuring a number of screenshots of a phone with an edge-to-edge display, promoting the My Maccas app and a discount

  • Facebook adds two new updates to reduce video clickbait from News Feed

    August 18, 2017 5:54 AM 13

    NEW YORK: After Facebook launched three updates earlier this year to reduce clickbait content on its platform, the company has announced two more updates to limit video clickbait posts from appearing in the News Feed. Video clickbaits are those posts that have fake video-play buttons embedded into an image, and videos of a static image. "Publishers that rely on these