Thursday July 9-th, 2020

Microsoft's Big Bet on Virtualized Desktops Reaches Public Preview Microsoft's Big Bet on Virtualized Desktops Reaches Public Preview

If you do migrate to this service to virtualize Windows 7, the company will provide "free" extended security updates for that version of Windows to help ease the migration challenges as you move to Windows 10 and a virtualized environment.

The new version of Opera for Android integrates a free unlimited VPN The new version of Opera for Android integrates a free unlimited VPN

Opera's VPN isn't in the same category as those shady apps, of course, and as it's a no-log service, its servers do not log and retain any user activity data. You can choose a VPN server region or let the app decide, and you don't have to leave the ...

Qualcomm announces QCS400 chips to power smart speakers Qualcomm announces QCS400 chips to power smart speakers

The QCS400 chip also supports "local" voice control, making it possible for smart speakers to respond even when they aren't connected to the internet. Add to that support for Dolby Atmos and DTS:X allowing for up to 32 channels of audio processing....

Mobile confirms iPad Air and iPad mini prices and availability Mobile confirms iPad Air and iPad mini prices and availability

Apple just announced its new iPad Air 10.5-inch and 5th-gen iPad mini . The new iPad Air and iPad mini are available starting today online and next week in stores starting at $399 (P21,000) and $499 (P26,000), respectively. The original Appl...

‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ Announced: Free-To-Play Game For Android, iOS ‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ Announced: Free-To-Play Game For Android, iOS

After briefly testing the game in China late past year, Activision is bringing Call of Duty: Mobile to the West on both the Android and iOS platforms. All game modes will come to both iOS and Android, with the maps people loved from the origina...

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

The partnership will enable developers to decide whether they want to sell their Epic Games Store titles on the Humble Store . All of Quantic Dream's more recent games are coming to PC, and will be distributed though the Epic Games Store.

There’s already controversy surrounding the Galaxy S10 There’s already controversy surrounding the Galaxy S10

In terms of optics, the Galaxy S10 5G bears quad (four) camera setup at the rear. All of these phones can be pre-ordered today with them hitting stores on March 8th. It is the first such foldable device by a major smartphone maker. The company ma...

Try on one of Apple's new iPhone XS case colors Try on one of Apple's new iPhone XS case colors

On Monday, we got the new iPads , followed by the new iMacs on Tuesday , and the new AirPods toady . Apple Watch bands aren't the only thing now available in new colors for spring . Furthermore, Apple's Smart Battery Case now also comes in Pi...

Nvidia's Jetson Nano Is A DIY AI Computer That Only Costs $99 Nvidia's Jetson Nano Is A DIY AI Computer That Only Costs $99

The Jetson Nano family includes the developer kit (left) and Nano module (right). The $299 TX1 was followed by the $599 TX2 , and the AGX Xavier computer-on-module (COM) which sits at the very top of the Jetson range hit a whopping $1,399 as a ...

Xiaomi's Mi Pay Mobile Payment Solution Launched in India Xiaomi's Mi Pay Mobile Payment Solution Launched in India

When it comes to affordable and value-oriented smartphones, Xiaomi has emerged as the market leader in several key regions like India and other parts of Asia. In addition to seeing a rise in the average selling price (ASP) of its devices, Xiaomi'...

Castle Crashers Remastered coming to Switch Castle Crashers Remastered coming to Switch

It's hard to believe that it's been more than 10 years since Castle Crashers first found its way to Xbox 360. The Switch version of Castle Crashers Remastered will boast HD Rumble while the PS4 release will see your DualShock 4 light color changi...

Nvidia's Bringing Over Ray Tracing Tech to Older GTX Cards Nvidia's Bringing Over Ray Tracing Tech to Older GTX Cards

The first is determining which triangle in the game scene a ray will intersect. "Historically, game engine integration represents a tipping point for technology and is followed by industry-wide adoption". The other specifications are largely in commo...

Nvidia GauGAN AI transforms scratch scribbles into photorealistic images Nvidia GauGAN AI transforms scratch scribbles into photorealistic images

Called GauGAN image creator, the software uses generative adversarial networks to transform even the worst of sketches into photorealistic landscape, Engadget reported. The neural network isn't simply replacing doodles and shapes with photorealis...

TPG reveals impact of scrapping its mobile network

Revenue was down by 1.5 percent to AU$1.2 billion, while earnings before interest, tax, depreciation, and amortisation (EBITDA) sat at AU$420 million for the quarter. The corporate segment however fared much better, with revenue growing from $374 mil...

Moto G7 India launch soon, confirms company in new teaser: Expected price Moto G7 India launch soon, confirms company in new teaser: Expected price

Of the four phones, Moto G7 Power is already available in India. Motorola recently began teasing the launch of the Moto G7 in India. India pricing could be slightly lower as the Moto G7 Power, which is priced at $249.99 (Rs 17,000 approximate...

Konami Anniversary Collections Include Castlevania, Contra, and Arcade Classics Konami Anniversary Collections Include Castlevania, Contra, and Arcade Classics

The games, which include Haunted Castle , Typhoon , and Nemesis come with the promise of "retro glory", and the collection includes an eBook that allows game history enthusiasts a deeper insight into the classic titles' development. more games Ko...

Amazon's New Light-Up Kindle Costs Just £70 Amazon's New Light-Up Kindle Costs Just £70

Amazon has announced an "all-new Kindle" that will allow users to read in the dark for a significantly cheaper price than the Kindle Paperwhite . The new Kindle joins the refreshed Paperwhite as well as the $249 Kindle Oasis to round out the K...

Oculus Rift S VR Headset: An Upgraded Virtual Reality Experience Oculus Rift S VR Headset: An Upgraded Virtual Reality Experience

Oculus at the Game Developers Conference on Wednesday unveiled the next generation of its Rift virtual reality headset, the Oculus Rift S . This includes a higher resolution display, front facing cameras, room-scale tracking out of the box and a ...

Whoa: Crypt of the Necrodancer is hitting Switch in Zelda form Whoa: Crypt of the Necrodancer is hitting Switch in Zelda form

Surprise! A new Zelda game, made by the Vancouver team at Brace Yourself Games. The aesthetics are heavily focused around Link to the Past , with many re-imagined enemies. Equip yourself with an arsenal of iconic The Legend of Zelda items, as w...

Cuphead Is Coming to the Nintendo Switch With Xbox Live Integration

Nintendo and Studio MDHR announced on today's "Nintendo Switch Nindies Showcase Spring 2019" that platforming and shooting game Cuphead is coming to Switch on April 18. That might be a bit of wishful thinking, but we'll keep an eye out for more d...

Qualcomm working on standalone wireless VR headsets Qualcomm working on standalone wireless VR headsets

And it could even hint at where AR headsets such as the HoloLens 2 will head next. Mobile 5G connectivity will allow PC-level VR and AR on mobile devices of all sorts. The first VR headset with 802.11ad will be the Pico Neo2. Additionally, the hard...

New AirPods deliver hands-free ‘Hey Siri’ and better battery life New AirPods deliver hands-free ‘Hey Siri’ and better battery life

Love them or hate them, Apple's AirPods have sold well for the company and the second generation improves on most of the basic issues with the first generation. The company is also selling just the wireless charging case for the existing AirPods us...

European Union regulator fines Google another €1.5bn for illegal online advertising practices European Union regulator fines Google another €1.5bn for illegal online advertising practices

Europe is hitting back at Google ... again. European Union regulators hit Google with a $1.68-billion USA fine on Wednesday for abusing its dominant role in online advertising. European Union antitrust enforcers have asked Google's rivals if it u...

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A9 drops to $400 Samsung's mid-range Galaxy A9 drops to $400

We expect the phone to go on sale in European as well as Indian market later this month. Samsung will launch the Galaxy Fold on April 26th in limited quantities for $1,980. The Galaxy A20 is powered by the octa-core Exynos 7884 SoC, which has t...

Gmail Inbox app to shut on April 2nd Gmail Inbox app to shut on April 2nd

Fans of the email client have just two weeks to find an alternative, but Google recommends another of its own. GOOGLE INBOX will close on April 2nd, alongside failed social network Google+. Spark Mail has been on iOS and macOS for some time as...

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