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Blizzard is now working on an unannounced Diablo game Blizzard is now working on an unannounced Diablo game
- June 06, 2018

According to a new job listing, Blizzard is now looking for a Dungeon Artist that will work on this new unannounced Diablo project. "The minions of Hell are growing stronger...", the job listing reads. There was a rumored port for Diablo III to the Nintendo Switch back in March. Blizzard is looking for an artist to help craft this game's dungeons. (more...)
Firefox has a new side-by-side tab feature for multitaskers Firefox has a new side-by-side tab feature for multitaskers
- June 06, 2018

Eventually, if they garner enough positive feedback, both features could be added to Firefox's default setup. As the name suggests, Firefox Color allows you to change the color of almost every element in your browser including the background, tabs, toolbar icons and text, the search bar and more. (more...)
"Code Vein" Launches Worldwide on September 28
- June 05, 2018

It also reveals the game's limited edition and pre-order bonuses. It's no secret that the game's combat and exploration systems were heavily inspired by the Soulsborne games, and players will get to rest at checkpoints to level up, while also unlocking shortcuts in interconnected levels. (more...)
Subaru reveals WRX, STI Series.Gray special editions Subaru reveals WRX, STI Series.Gray special editions
- June 05, 2018

Launched at the 2018 Subaru Tecnica International Boxerfest over the weekend, Series.Gray production is limited to 750 WRX and 250 WRX STI examples - arriving in North American dealers in fall, or the Australian spring. Other goodies include a black STI logo on its silver finished Brembo brake calipers, upgraded Bilstein STI sport-tuned suspension with dampers for the inverted-strut front suspension and double wishbone rear suspension. (more...)
Project Fi now supports Google Family Link for children in group plans
- June 05, 2018

Project Fi was launched as an experimental MVNO from Google that lets your phone switch between multiple carriers for one low price, while also offering a refund on the prepaid data that you don't use. This is not only an easy way to monitor your child's smartphone habits, but also helps teach them about the cost of that data ( Project Fi charges $10 per month per gigabyte of data). (more...)
Sony's new RX100 VI is a pocket powerhouse Sony's new RX100 VI is a pocket powerhouse
- June 05, 2018

While the maximum aperture is now a little slower than the optic featured on the RX100 V , Sony believes the RX100 VI will still be capable of delivering portraits with attractive bokeh. It also adds a Hybrid Log Gamma Picture Profile to enable HDR-compatible 4K UHD capture. The back of the camera features a tiltable LCD touchscreen (180 degrees up, 90 degrees down) that allows focus points to be selected by dragging a finger across it and photos to be captured by tapping it. (more...)
Asus VivoWatch BP tracks your blood pressure, location and de-stress index Asus VivoWatch BP tracks your blood pressure, location and de-stress index
- June 05, 2018

Well, that's the case for now, at least, with blood pressure giant Omron readying its own smartwatch-style monitor, the Omron HeartGuide , for release later this year - providing it receives FDA approval. In a break from the general-purpose smartwatch focus of the ZenWatch series, the new VivoWatch BP can last for 28 days between charges, and is instead meant to help the 20 percent of all adults who suffer from hypertension. (more...)
Apple says CarPlay will now support third party navigation and mapping apps Apple says CarPlay will now support third party navigation and mapping apps
- June 05, 2018

Since Apple CarPlay launched in 2014, Apple iOS users have been forced to use Apple Maps for navigation. With CarPlay's support for Waze and Google Maps , we don't have to mount our smartphone awkwardly on our dashboard anymore, for fear of violating the Anti-Distracted Driving Act (is that still in effect?). (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A9 Star, Galaxy A9 Star Lite available for pre-order Samsung Galaxy A9 Star, Galaxy A9 Star Lite available for pre-order
- June 05, 2018

The Samsung Galaxy A9 Star is priced at CNY 3,699 (roughly Rs 38,600), while the Galaxy A9 Star Lite costs CNY 2,699 (approximately Rs 28,200). The phone will be available in Black and White colour options. Remember, this is a very costly device we're talking about here, still fetching $599.99 and up at Verizon, bundled with an S Pen but not also a keyboard, packing 4GB RAM , 32GB internal storage and sporting a lovely QXGA (2048 x 1536 pixels) Super AMOLED screen with HDR video ... (more...)
'Destiny 2: Forsaken' trailer runs through all the big changes 'Destiny 2: Forsaken' trailer runs through all the big changes
- June 05, 2018

But that could all change in the big new Destiny 2 expansion coming in September, which Bungie will reveal in a Twitch live stream on June 5 at 12 p.m. While Halo has been a widely successful game in the West, the Halo-mania never arrived in China, where consoles had been banned for 15 years until 2015. (more...)
Fortnite Update Out Now, Adds New Bouncer Item Fortnite Update Out Now, Adds New Bouncer Item
- June 05, 2018

Content update 4.3 brings the Bouncer Trap to Battle Royale . The Fortnite Bouncer is the main new addition to Battle Royale . This item gives players an extra bounce boost, launching them into the air. Both can be unlocked in the Event Store after 5pm PT, 8pm ET, 1am CEST. Epic isn't clear on how these characters fit into Save the World , but does provide their names-Diecast Jonesy and Chromium Ramirez. (more...)
Buy the OnePlus 6 in Silk White Buy the OnePlus 6 in Silk White
- June 05, 2018

If you had been holding off from ordering a OnePlus 6 because the Silk White version had yet to drop, your time has (almost) come. Enter your email to be subscribed to our newsletter. A total of six layers form that frosted texture while retaining the Gorilla Glass 5 protective layer. It includes 8GB of RAM and 128 of internal storage. (more...)
Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC Apple takes direct swipe at Facebook over privacy at WWDC
- June 05, 2018

Screen Time will be available with iOS 12 , the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system , which launches later this year. This includes improved processor performance , which now peaks quicker when it is needed, and then ramps down quickly to save battery life. (more...)
Lenovo Z5 arrives officially with a notch and Snapdragon 636 Lenovo Z5 arrives officially with a notch and Snapdragon 636
- June 05, 2018

Lenovo also states that the phone has a screen-to-body ratio of 90 percent, but looking at the previous teasers , the Z5 was actually being marketed as a device that would feature a 95 percent screen at the front. As mentioned in the beginning, the octa-core Snapdragon 636 chipset is powering this device, and there is 6GB RAM along with 64/128GB internal storage. (more...)
Nvidia prices Jeston Xavier AI platform developer kit at $1,299 Nvidia prices Jeston Xavier AI platform developer kit at $1,299
- June 05, 2018

Nvidia claims that Jetson Xavier is equipped with more than nine-billion transistors created to over 30 trillion operations per second. The SoC is essentially a love child of Nvidia's Xavier Drive platform for, you guessed it, autonomous vehicles, and it's Jetson TX2 platform for drones robots and other devices that make use of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI). (more...)
Apple Unveils iOS 12 at the WWDC. Here's What's New
- June 05, 2018

Apple added four new Animoji characters in iOS 12 , and it also added a feature called Memoji that lets you create your own Animoji characters that look like you or anyone else. From iOS and augmented reality, to tech addiction and fitness, here's a recap of everything Apple announced at its WWDC 2018 keynote. Siri Shortcuts will be available in WatchOS, right on the watch face, Lynch said. (more...)
[H]ardOCP: Corsair 280X Micro-ATX Case with AIO in Mind [H]ardOCP: Corsair 280X Micro-ATX Case with AIO in Mind
- June 05, 2018

As far as compatibility is concerned, the Vengeance RGB Pros will ship with XMP 2.0 SPD profiles for easy set up on Intel-based platforms, but if you're looking to pair them with an AMD Ryzen-based platform, then you may be restricted to using DDR4-3200 modules, with additional tweaking/cooling required for higher speeds. (more...)
Rocket League Jurassic World Car Pack DLC Announced Rocket League Jurassic World Car Pack DLC Announced
- June 05, 2018

Rocket League has a ton of licensed content, and developer Psyonix has announced another franchise will make its way into the soccer slash vehicle game. Vehicles aside, there's also a lovely Goal Explosion that's included in the DLC pack. Also included are some other cosmetic items, such as a T-rex goal explosion, a hard hat topper, some player banners, and a few antennas for good measure. (more...)
Apple Music Gains Embeddable Web Widget Apple Music Gains Embeddable Web Widget
- June 05, 2018

The widget features pause/play, progress scrubber and next track controls, so it's already a significant step towards Apple providing a full music experience in the browser. However, plenty of other features you might expect from an official Apple Music web service aren't included, like the ability to create custom playlists. (more...)
Computex 2018: Intel Teases Audience With An Unnamed 28-Cores CPU Computex 2018: Intel Teases Audience With An Unnamed 28-Cores CPU
- June 05, 2018

According to Intel's specs, it has six cores, 12 threads, and a base frequency of 4GHz with a maximum turbo frequency of 5GHz. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the 8086, Intel is launching the Core i7-8086K. These should start appearing in 2-in-1s and laptops this September. The chipmaker revealed naff all in the way of details for the processor; there was no word on clockspeeds, architecture or fabrication process - it just teased the core count. (more...)
Apple announces iOS 12, says will speed up older devices Apple announces iOS 12, says will speed up older devices
- June 05, 2018

Of course, some people have things like jobs and other pesky obligations that might prevent them from focusing on an Apple event for several hours. Don't worry if you missed out on watching Apple's big show on Monday though, because we've got you covered. (more...)
The new Gmail will roll out to all users next month The new Gmail will roll out to all users next month
- June 05, 2018

Google today announced that the new version of Gmail will launch into general availability and become available to all G Suite users next month. Once that rollout begins, users will still have the ability to revert back to the old Gmail interface for "a period of time", but after 12 weeks following the rollout's start, Google will force everyone to use the new UI whether they've opted-in or not. (more...)
ASUS Unveils ZenBook S (UX391) ASUS Unveils ZenBook S (UX391)
- June 05, 2018

ASUS' ZenBook Pro 14 has prices starting from USD949 (around RM3,770) while the ZenBook Pro 15 will retail from USD1,299 (around RM5,161). The idea is that you can use this ScreenPad for additional productivity controls ala TouchBar. (more...)
Jeep Renegade Teased, Confirmed With 1.0-liter Three-Cylinder Turbo Jeep Renegade Teased, Confirmed With 1.0-liter Three-Cylinder Turbo
- June 05, 2018

The centre console design was updated only recently. It's now part of the taillight's internal design. A Jeep spokesman confirmed that the updated Renegade would arrive in September 2018, following a motor show debut, likely in the first half in 2018 . (more...)
Quick Guide | ASUS: ASUS ScreenPad™ Tutorial
- June 05, 2018

Ultra-fast PCIe-based storage in the ZenBook S comes with up to 1TB and delivers snappy performance, making quick work of booting Windows and loading large files. The 14-inch model is better still looking than its big brother, thanks to a decorative metal bar that appears above the keyboard, a sleek dip near the hinge and some high-tech looking exhaust ports on the back. (more...)