Latest News - July 2019
- Origin PC Gives Us A 'Big O' With Its Badass Hybrid PC, Xbox One, PS4 And Switch Gaming Tower
- Equifax Makes Off Relatively Easy With FTC's Weaksauce Fine For Epic Data Fumble
- Microsoft Makes $1 Billion OpenAI Investment As It Sips From Artificial General Intelligence Holy Grail
- Google Pixel 4's Massive Top Display Bezel May Hide Impressive Sensor Array
- Apple's 2020 iPhone Rumored To Adopt 120Hz ProMotion Display
- Tinder Reaches Around Google, Stiffs App Store Payment System
- ASUS ROG Phone II Revealed: Snapdragon 855+ 120Hz OLED 6000 mAh Flagship Killer
- Western Digital 1TB Gaming Drive Accelerated SSD Levels Up Xbox One Storage
- Google Fast Pair Tech Now Details Individual Earbud Battery Life In Android, Here Are Compatible Devices
- Xiaomi Black Shark 2 And Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus Performance Dominates In Benchmark Leak
- These Epic Fortnite Robots Vs Monsters Season 9 Showdown Highlights Live Up To The Hype
- Windows Defender To Become Microsoft Defender Antivirus And Exploit Guard
- Countdown To Fortnite's Big Season 9 Live Finale Event: What To Expect
- Score A Free Nintendo Switch, Xbox One Or PS4 Game With This Amazon Deal
All News for July 2019
Origin PC has finally unleashed the successor to its original "Big O" gaming machine that debuted way back in 2010. While the original Big O combined a high-end gaming PC with the internals of an Xbox 360 gaming console, the new 2019 edition of the Big O is a much more ambitious design and was built to celebrate... Read more...
The day of reckoning has come for Equifax for a massive data breach two years ago, but for consumers hoping for more than a slap on a wrist, prepare yourself for disappointed. Equifax's penalty for failing to secure private information belonging to around 147 million Americans is a fine totaling at least $575 million... Read more...
Microsoft Makes $1 Billion OpenAI Investment As It Sips From Artificial General Intelligence Holy Grail
OpenAI has been given a big vote of confidence from Microsoft, which today announced a massive investment into the company. OpenAI is a research lab that counts Elon Musk as a co-founder and has a mission to "ensure that artificial general intelligence benefits all of humanity." Microsoft has agreed to invest $1... Read more...
Smartphone rumors are coming in hot and heavy as of late. Earlier today, we reported on an Apple rumor suggesting that the company's 2020 model iPhone might wield a switchable 60Hz/120Hz display (similar to gaming phones, like the ASUS ROG Phone II), and now there is talk of Google's upcoming Pixel 4 devices utilizing... Read more...
It is never too early for rumors of the next iPhone iteration, right? So it goes in the land of smartphones—leaks, rumors, and speculation constantly abound. As it pertains to Apple's bread and butter device, there is talk of a 2020 model iPhone getting a display upgrade with a refresh rate than can be switched from... Read more...
Many app makers are growing tired of paying the relatively high fees that the Apple App Store and Google Play are demanding. Google Play and the Apple App Store each take 30% of the revenue an app generates, leaving many developers looking for ways to maximize their revenue. Some have moved to take payments directly... Read more...
After a week of teasing and a few leaks, ASUS is getting officially official with its ROG Phone II gaming phone. As ASUS confirmed last week, the ROG Phone II is powered by Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 855 Plus, which a binned version of the existing Snapdragon 855 with higher CPU and GPU clocks. The Snapdragon 855... Read more...
Your Xbox One may not be easily portable, but that does not mean your games can’t be. Western Digital just announces its Gaming Drive Accelerated SSD for the Xbox One. The portable SSD allows players to store more games and load them more quickly. The Western Digital (WD) Gaming Drive Accelerated SSD is available... Read more...
Google Fast Pair Tech Now Details Individual Earbud Battery Life In Android, Here Are Compatible Devices
Google's Fast Pair technology has been updated with an interesting new feature that users of connected Bluetooth devices will find useful. There are also a bunch of new products that are compatible with Fast Pair technology. Google is talking up some of the upcoming experiences for Fast Pair aimed at improving... Read more...
We've already heard about the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC that is aimed at high-end gaming smartphones. We also know that the ASUS ROG Phone II will sport that high-end chipset and have seen that smartphone in a leak. One thing that has been unknown is what levels of performance the SoC will provide to gamers... Read more...
Wow, talk about a battle for the ages! No, we are not talking about the events taking place at The Open Championship, or 40-year-old boxing legend Manny Pacquiao delivering 30-year-old Keith Thurman his first defeat to claim the WBA Super welterweight title. All exciting stuff for sure, but Fortnite's Season 9 'The... Read more...
Microsoft is giving its popular Windows Defender antivirus utility a name change, and it is reflective of the company's increasingly important (and lucrative) decision to branch into cross-platform endeavors. Windows Defender will now be called Microsoft Defender, while Windows Defender Exploit Guard is now called... Read more...
Today is a big day for Fortnite, the epic mech vs. monster battle is going down at 2 PM EST and there are a lot of Fortnite fans wondering what's going to happen. Gamers got their first look at the monster, called Cattus, after the end of season 8 when the volcano erupted and spewed rocks at Polar Peak that broke the... Read more...
Yes Most gamers probably know that if you have an Amazon Prime account, you have Twitch Prime as well. A lot of gamers forget about that and Twitch Prime gives some sweet loot and perks to gamers, such as a free year of Switch Online service. Amazon Prime and Twitch members who are looking for a new video game to... Read more...