• Red Dead Online Economy Update Added To Patch Schedule
Red Dead Online Economy Update Added To Patch Schedule

Arthur Morgan and the Van der Linde gang are forced to flee. As such, the developer's looking to keep things ticking with consistent updates , the next of which will launch as early as this week. For players wishing to share additional thoughts to help shape the future of the online portion of " Red Dead Redemption 2 ", Rockstar is soliciting ad...

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  • Instagram hopes its newest update means you won’t need a ‘finsta’ anymore
Instagram hopes its newest update means you won’t need a ‘finsta’ anymore

Instagram is adding alternative text support for photos to better describe what is on them and help more people with disabilities like vision impairment, or blindness and are forced to use a screen reading service such as Talkback from Google.

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  • Make your presentations more inclusive with Live Captions & Subtitles in PowerPoint
Make your presentations more inclusive with Live Captions & Subtitles in PowerPoint

When Skype users communicate with each other, there will be captions and subtitles on the bottom of the screen which will be auto-scrolled, but Microsoft promises that there will be additional viewing options in the future. To keep them on forever, open your Skype profile and go to Settings Calling to enable subtitles. At launch , subtit...

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  • Major Fortnite announcements will come at The Game Awards
Major Fortnite announcements will come at The Game Awards

The relationship with game developers seems to be the Store's main selling point. Going forward, Valve will still take its standard 30% cut from games that make less than $10 million on Steam. The math is quite simple: we pay around 2.5 to 3.5 percent for payment processing for major payment methods, less than 1.5 percent for CDN costs (assuming ...

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  • Snapdragon 855 is the first mobile platform to support multi-gigabit 5G
Snapdragon 855 is the first mobile platform to support multi-gigabit 5G

We're out at the Summit as guests of Qualcomm, and will be bringing you all the news this week. We're expecting to see the new Snapdragon 855 chipset in a variety of top-end phones throughout 2019 and beyond, and we've had a think about the most likely up-and-coming devices that will likely include the cutting-edge chipset.

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  • Microsoft Killing Edge Browser to Make Chrome-Powered Alternative
Microsoft Killing Edge Browser to Make Chrome-Powered Alternative

For now, Microsoft still needs to finish building the mysterious Chromium-based browser ready for Insider testing. That move means all the major browsers-Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Opera-will all be using open source software. It would seem as compatibility was the biggest issue with Edge, and that Edge's consumers were pushing Microsoft to do so...

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  • Verizon and Samsung to launch 5G smartphone in 2019
Verizon and Samsung to launch 5G smartphone in 2019

The Galaxy S10 Plus will have hole on its display for dual front-facing cameras. It's now being rumored that Samsung will be using an ultrasonic scanner instead of optical. However, Samsung Nigeria is not the only one who promoted Galaxy Note9 on Twitter by tweeting from an iPhone. Verizon has worked closely with Samsung on its 5G rollout , ...

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  • NVIDIA Titan RTX: Australian Price, Specs And Release Date
NVIDIA Titan RTX: Australian Price, Specs And Release Date

Nvidia has launched the recently teased Titan RTX , which it variously refers to as "The Titan of Turing" and "T-Rex". The RTX 2070 is based on the TU106 GPU (2,304 cores), the RTX 2080 uses the TU104 GPU (3,072 cores), and the RTX 2080 Ti uses the TU102 GPU (4,608 cores).

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  • Anthem Closed Alpha Begins Next Week :: Games :: News :: Anthem
Anthem Closed Alpha Begins Next Week :: Games :: News :: Anthem

For those signing up , please be aware that entry is granted on a "first come first served" basis, and registration does not automatically guarantee you a spot. Now, one important thing to keep in mind: signing up does not mean that you'll get guaranteed access to the Alpha testing. The finished co-operative Action-RPG sci-fi game is scheduled for...

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  • Niantic Announces Pokemon GO PVP Mode, First Screenshot Revealed
Niantic Announces Pokemon GO PVP Mode, First Screenshot Revealed

The latest tweet on the official Pokemon GO Twitter account has gamers excited, and for good reason. Yes, the great news came from Niantic, the developer of Pokemon Go . Not only are "Trainer Battles" on their way, they'll be coupled with so-called "Battle Leagues" with CP caps, allowing every Pokemon in your collection a chance to shine.

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  • Defendants Indicted For Selling Samsung Display Tech To China
Defendants Indicted For Selling Samsung Display Tech To China

The prosecutors allege that a Samsung supplier leaked blueprints of Samsung's "flexible OLED edge panel 3D lamination" to a company that it had set up. The CEO of the law-breaking South Korean Samsung supplier apparently even went as far as to create a fake company to assist in the subterfuge. Chinese display manufacturers have been trying to ram...

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  • Everything you need to know about Red Dead Redemption 2’s multiplayer
Everything you need to know about Red Dead Redemption 2’s multiplayer

Then there is a "Persistent Posse" that is the player's ride or die, but it'll set them back an "Admin Fee" of $200 of in-game currency. Fortunately, Red Dead Online's menus make it simple enough to saddle up in numbers. It looks like Rockstar Games have put together a massive new world for gamers on PS4 and Xbox One to explore. In this mini ...

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  • Android 9.0 Pie is now rolling out to the Nokia 7.1
Android 9.0 Pie is now rolling out to the Nokia 7.1

The posters also revealed that this upcoming phone has the same dual-tone anodised metal frame as we have seen in the Nokia X7. It's all in the leaked press materials explicitly saying "Phoenix" more than one time and at first glance, the hardware is identical to the Chinese Nokia X7.

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  • Samsung Galaxy Flagships 'Leak' In New Color Configurations
Samsung Galaxy Flagships 'Leak' In New Color Configurations

The device is expected to arrive by January next year. It won't just be the S10+ that will be making an appearance next year as it seems that Samsung is planning a whole host of devices, so here's how they line up and what each offer. Over the last few months, more and more companies have made a decision to add a notch to their phones. If you w...

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  • Sony’s new patent could bring this big change to PlayStation
Sony’s new patent could bring this big change to PlayStation

However, that's not a big surprise as Sony is centering on its console's design, while, on the contrary, Microsoft focuses on the performance and technical specs of its Xbox consoles, leaving design behind. However, a few hours later, the Russian site updated their article. When asked whether they would consider wading back in Shuhei Yoshida, Son...

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  • Apple Approves India’s Do Not Disturb App and Avoids iPhone Ban
Apple Approves India’s Do Not Disturb App and Avoids iPhone Ban

However, Apple did not permit the app on its platform citing privacy issues. According to laid out guidelines, any updates have to go through an iOS App Store so Apple can verify the integrity and safety of the new versions being rolled out to the public.

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  • Amazon Web Services announces new service to simplify building blockchains
Amazon Web Services announces new service to simplify building blockchains

As a result, many security teams find it challenging to separate the signal from the noise, prioritise the findings that matter most, and ensure that critical information isn't missed. The new offerings include AI services for developers, models and algorithms for Amazon SageMaker , automatic data labeling and reinforcement learning services, an...

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  • The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Gets More Tailpipes, Improved Dynamics
The 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT Gets More Tailpipes, Improved Dynamics

There's new settings for the AMG Dynamics system as well, and a standard AMG Track Pace telematics system for logging lap times. Revealed at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show , the 2020 AMG GT R Pro now leads the updated AMG GT line up as their new range topping variant.

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  • Microsoft Office Icons Get New Look 5 Years After Last Refresh
Microsoft Office Icons Get New Look 5 Years After Last Refresh

I'm forever losing Outlook among a sea of blue icons-Word, Edge, OneDrive, Teams, Yammer, and Skype-and yearn for a return to the golden glory days. Despite claims from the company, Microsoft released a batch of new features to its supposedly deprecated Office Mobile apps.

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  • New Jeep Gladiator: heavy-duty pick-up launched
New Jeep Gladiator: heavy-duty pick-up launched

The new Jeep Gladiator has been revealed at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show , with the American brand describing its Wrangler-based double-cab bakkie as "the most capable mid-size truck ever". The Gladiator instrument cluster is either a 3.5-inch or 7-inch configurable display as well. The Sport trim is relatively spartan with its roll-up win...

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