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  • Retro-modern 40-series Land Cruiser Signature Edition debuts at SEMA

    November 2, 2017 7:55 AM 26

    The FJ Company combines classic looks and modern tech in new FJ Signature Edition Want the ruggedness and styling of the revered Toyota FJ40 Cruiser but want modern amenities and a more powerful powertrain? Look no further than the FJ Signature Edition made by The FJ Company. Based in Miami, Florida, the company specializes in restoring the classic 4x4 in its truest

  • Warc announces Asian Strategy 2017 winners

    October 31, 2017 4:05 AM 64

    Close to 200 entries were whittled down to a list of 16 winners, with one Grand Prix awarded. SK-II’s The Marriage Market Takeover’ was the Grand Prix winner at this year’s Warc Asian Strategy awards. Unveiled yesterday, the list of 16 winners is dominated by India, which took home 10 awards, including a gold that also ran in Pakistan. China was next with three

  • Spotify won't work with Siri on Apple's HomePod

    October 30, 2017 8:25 PM 16

    Apple encouraged developers on Monday to make apps for HomePod, Apple's new smart speaker that will go on sale before the end of the year. Because the HomePod does not have a screen, users are expected to interact with it primarily by talking to it and to Apple's voice assistant, Siri. But the third-party apps that Apple is opening the doors for on the HomePod

  • Sucker Punch bringing samurai action to PS4 with 'Ghost of Tsushima'

    October 30, 2017 4:21 PM 13

    While slim on details, 'Ghost of Tsushima' does promise plenty of samurai-themed action from the open world adventure game developer Sucker Punch MANILA, Philippines – Sony opened up the festivities for Paris Games Week by revealing a new samurai-themed open-world action game for the PlayStation 4 from the folks at Sucker Punch, makers of the Infamous

  • Nintendo nearly doubles net profit forecast on Switch console

    October 30, 2017 9:12 AM 11

    The company now says it expects to sell around 14 million Switch consoles in the current business year, up from an earlier 10 million forecast NINTENDO'S SUCCESS. Nintendo now expects profit of $748 million for the fiscal year to March 2018. Screen shot from YouTube. TOKYO, Japan – Nintendo nearly doubled its full-year profit forecast Monday, October

  • Sony announcing 7 new PS4, PS VR games at Paris Games Week

    October 30, 2017 7:22 AM 17

    MANILA, Philippines – Paris will play host to some major PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PS VR announcements on Monday, October 30 (October 31, Manila time) as Sony is set to show off some new games during Paris Games Week 2017. According to the PlayStation blog, the company will have a media showcase at 9:00 am PST (12:00 EST, 12:00 am of October 31 in Manila)

  • Final Fantasy Dimensions II Is Finally Headed Westward With A November 1 Launch Date

    October 26, 2017 7:46 AM 27

    It’s been over two years since its original release in Japan, and Final Fantasy Dimensions II is finally launching in the West for iOS and Android on November 1, 2017, Square Enix announced. Final Fantasy Dimensions II was developed by Matrix Software, known for their work on various Final Fantasy smartphone releases. It was directed by Takashi Tokita

  • Rappler Talk: Gautam Mishra on the future of news

    October 26, 2017 2:07 AM 23

    In the age of post-truth and fake news, how can journalism stay afloat? MANILA, Philippines – Rappler talks to Gautam Mishra, CEO of Inkl, about the future of news. In another effort to fight fake news and to maintain its independence, Rappler recently partnered with Inkl, an Australian startup that aims to be the "Spotify for news." Using a proprietary

  • Sony bringing back robot dogs as smart home devices – report

    October 24, 2017 9:12 AM 17

    The new robot dog from Sony will reportedly have internet connectivity, allowing it to control household appliances MANILA, Philippines – Sony is reportedly bringing back the robot dog as a possible home appliance controller, reports indicated on Tuesday, October 24. The Wall Street Journal said the device would likely be shown off at a November media

  • 2018 Ford Mustangs at SEMA – seven ponies on show

    October 24, 2017 6:22 AM 33

    Seven customised 2018 Ford Mustangs will be shown at the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show – better known as SEMA – in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ford’s performance ponies at SEMA will come with either the 2.3 litre EcoBoost four-pot, or the 5.0 litre V8, with various customisers putting their particular touch on things. Coming with a front splitter