Microsoft sinks deep sea data centre off Orkney

Dubbed Project Natick , the vessel is the second from Microsoft after it launched a similar project off the Pacific Coast. Picture: Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures. Since most of the world's population lives within about 120 miles of the coast, data n... More..

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Tetsuya Mizuguchi’s Tetris Effect coming to PS4, PSVR this fall
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Tetsuya Mizuguchi’s Tetris Effect coming to PS4, PSVR this fall

From the people who brought you stylish hits like the award-winning Rez Infinite and Lumines: legendary creator Tetsuya Mizuguchi, and the developers at Monstars Inc. The game will be able to run at 60fps a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Jeep Renegade revealed with a more mature, aggressive look

The front bumper has been completely redesigned, with the fog lights appearing to be bigger, and they now sit in the main lower grille. The round headlamps have also been edged off and the foglamps and indicato...More..

BMW's new SA-bound X5 breaks cover
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

BMW's new SA-bound X5 breaks cover

Furthermore, the 2019 BMW X5 will come with four-zone climate control, Panoramic glass roof with a 30 percent larger seethrough area than the current model. All engines are paired with an eight-speed Steptronic...More..

Here are the highlights from Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developers' Conference
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Here are the highlights from Apple's 2018 Worldwide Developers' Conference

The new system will work on a range of products that date back to 2013. For example, a user can change their settings so that if they say "I lost my keys", it will prompt Siri to pull up the Tile app and show...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

LG's Q Stylus phone is a budget Galaxy Note rival

You can also use the stylus to personalize images and turn videos into GIFs. Mind, the LG Q Stylus' "nano-coated" pens are a lot better than the stubby rubber ones you can buy cheap. The company has also re...More..

Ginger hair finally included as 157 new emojis launched
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Ginger hair finally included as 157 new emojis launched

From Tuesday, over 100 new emojis will begin to rollout across smartphones worldwide - including a whole set of red-haired characters with different skin tones. What a time to be alive. A third joked: "Big da...More..

Audi Q8: The New Face of Big Quattro
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Audi Q8: The New Face of Big Quattro

Because the Q8 has no third-row seat, Audi designers were able to include a sharply sloping rear roofline. The rear of the Q8 features futuristic-looking LED taillights connect by a full-width light bar. When...More..

IOS 12 Makes It Easier to Close Apps on iPhone X
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

IOS 12 Makes It Easier to Close Apps on iPhone X

Editing of RAW photos will be supported on the iPad Pro. iOS 12 will also make it easier to import photos and videos from professional cameras. All the participants can share photos, which can be added into...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Google Lens gets a standalone app for Android devices

At this point, all the features announced at I/O 2018 should be fully rolled out to all compatible Lens devices . The feature also allows you to scan barcodes and also text, allowing you to translate words, ...More..

MacOS Mojave: All the Newest Features for the Mac
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

MacOS Mojave: All the Newest Features for the Mac

The key is a new feature called shortcuts, akin to the "routines" in Google's Assistant and Amazon's Alexa. The company has made the Mac versions of those apps practically identical to their iPad counterparts, ...More..

Take a look at some leaked photos of the BlackBerry KEY2
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Take a look at some leaked photos of the BlackBerry KEY2

Specifically, the KEYone's Snapdragon 625 has been swapped out for an octa-core Snapdragon 660. The BlackBerry Key2 will have 6GB of RAM and be available with 64GB or 128GB storage options. The front ca...More..

Nvidia prices Jeston Xavier AI platform developer kit at $1,299
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Nvidia prices Jeston Xavier AI platform developer kit at $1,299

It is fitted with more than nine billion transistors delivering over 30 TPOS (trillion operations per second). According to Huang, both Isaac and Jetson Xavier were designed and developed to capture the f...More..

Instagram working on hour-long videos
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Instagram working on hour-long videos

It's not clear when the feature might launch, but it would be a major expansion for Instagram, which until now has focused on shorter videos. Facebook has also made a big push in Facebook Live, a feature that...More..

BMW officially announces Z4 M40i, shows fresh images…
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

BMW officially announces Z4 M40i, shows fresh images…

The new BMW Z4 is now undergoing another particularly important stage of the process towards serial production maturity, in this case involving driving dynamics testing of a heavily disguised prototype. As af...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Apple's AirPods are getting new 'Live Listen' accessibility feature with iOS 12

After enabling the feature in the iPhone's settings, users will be able to use their phones effectively as a directional mic. With iOS 12, the AirPods will also be getting functionality to Live Listen . AirPod...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

AMD details next-generation 7nm Radeon Instinct graphics

The second generation of Threadripper CPUs is set to launch in the third quarter of 2018. For those keeping score, the current Ryzen Threadripper 1950X has 16 cores/32 threads. In terms of performance, A...More..

Anime Souls-like Code Vein launches this September
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Anime Souls-like Code Vein launches this September

Code Vein is now scheduled to launch on September 28, 2018 for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. The game also has a collector's edition, available only on PS4, and Xbox One. Give into the bloodlust fully and...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

GOG’s Summer Sale - grab some gems from the VG247 Collection now

The summer sale season has officially kicked off with GOG putting its massive collection of DRM-free games on discount as a part of its new Summer Gaming Sale . If you've got some cash burning a hole in your...More..

Apple CarPlay finally has the killer apps we've been waiting for
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Apple CarPlay finally has the killer apps we've been waiting for

Are you excited to finally get Google Maps and Waze with Apple CarPlay? Google Maps and Waze , meanwhile, are also available on Android and are the superior options for some folks. You can either use...More..

Apple's new 'digital wellbeing' tools aim to help reduce screen time
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Apple's new 'digital wellbeing' tools aim to help reduce screen time

Parents will also be able to choose the apps they want to make available to their kids all the time. New features will help protect users' anonymity online . Personal messaging and communicationiPhone us...More..

Asus Vivobook 2018: Back-to-school just got a lot more interesting
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Asus Vivobook 2018: Back-to-school just got a lot more interesting

And the TouchBar is dynamic, which brings app shortcuts for quick access and controls. The screenpad can be used either for detailed pinpointing of an element on the bigger display or as a secondary screen. The...More..

Sony Unveils the RX100 VI
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Sony Unveils the RX100 VI

The cost of the 8x zoom focal range of the Mark VI is a slower aperture compared to the Mark V , now f/2.8-4.5. Inside the camera is a 1-inch stacked 20.1-megapixel Exmore RS CMOS sensor with an upgraded BIO...More..

Jaguar I-Pace Pricing and Specs Announced
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Jaguar I-Pace Pricing and Specs Announced

What's the electric performance like? For a more detailed look at the Jaguar I-Pace, read on for the rest of our in-depth review. "For I-PACE customers - fuel stations are a thing of the past, after overn...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Xbox One X gets its first ever official sale

For the first time ever, the Xbox One X is also on sale for $450. Over 300 titles will be discounted during the sale, including " Battlefield 1 ", "FIFA 18", " Assassin's Creed Origins ", and a lot more. Reme...More..

Google releases June security patches for all supported Pixel and Nexus devices
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Google releases June security patches for all supported Pixel and Nexus devices

The Pixel 2 and 2 XL have improvements in switching between antennas in areas of weak signal coverage, and the Pixel 2 XL should also receive a fix for the proximity sensor and a more consistent Always O...More..

The Future Looks Fast! Alfa Romeo Teases The Return Of The GTV
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

The Future Looks Fast! Alfa Romeo Teases The Return Of The GTV

It was praised for its excellent looks and was the inspiration for the current 4C. The last time we heard of the 8C name was with the limted-run, front-engined 8C Competizionze sports auto in 2007; when Alfa ...More..

Far Cry 5 Vietnam DLC Hours Of Darkness: Opening Cutscene And Gameplay
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Far Cry 5 Vietnam DLC Hours Of Darkness: Opening Cutscene And Gameplay

Today, the first of these adventures, Far Cry 5: Hour of Darkness , released on PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Find out 9 things you need to know about Far Cry 5: Hours of Darkness gameplay as Ian Higton talks abou...More..

Blizzard’s Job Listing Confirms New Diablo Project
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Blizzard’s Job Listing Confirms New Diablo Project

There are openings for artists, engineers, and even a creative director on the job openings website . Earlier today, Blizzard confirmed through a job listing that the team is now working on a new, unannounce...More..

Fortnite v4.3 Content Update Adds the Bouncer Trap For Reaching New Heights
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Fortnite v4.3 Content Update Adds the Bouncer Trap For Reaching New Heights

This is a not-so-subtle reference to the Bouncer, a new item that recently appeared in Fortnite's in-game updates section. This item gives players an extra bounce boost, launching them into the air. However, ...More..

Firefox tests two new features: color customization and split-screen tabs
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Firefox tests two new features: color customization and split-screen tabs

One of the great things about Firefox is Mozilla's willingness to experiment. The feature is available to test through the Firefox Test Pilot Program website. Side view lets you quickly open a second brow...More..

Destiny 2 Forsaken DLC's Major New Mode Gambit Revealed
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Destiny 2 Forsaken DLC's Major New Mode Gambit Revealed

NetEase invested $100 million in the developer, granting it a minority stake and a seat on its board of directors. The famed studio has been working on Destiny since at least 2010, releasing the first game ...More..

WWDC 2018: Apple unveils iOS 12 features, emojis and release date
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

WWDC 2018: Apple unveils iOS 12 features, emojis and release date

Apple announced an improved Do Not Disturb feature , which includes a " Do not disturb during bedtime" setting, while users will also now be able to set time limits on individual apps. Expect to be able to d...More..

All users to be moved to new Gmail
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

All users to be moved to new Gmail

Google notes that it'll automatically transition users to the new Gmail about eight weeks after the general release. So far, the new Gmail doesn't seem to be causing any massive headaches for users, and the b...More..

Lenovo's Z5 isn't the first truly bezel-less phone after all
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Lenovo's Z5 isn't the first truly bezel-less phone after all

The Lenovo Z5 will launch in China on June 12th, with other markets to follow this summer. There isn't anything unique regarding the design. If the front is similar to the OnePlus 6, it looks like the rea...More..