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  • Activision Patents A Matchmaking System That Encourages In-Game Purchases

    October 20, 2017 10:31 PM 62

    A word is out that a patent for a new matchmaking system that encourages the players to buy things online. On 2015, Activision files a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for this system. Moreover, for the implementation of the system is not yet useful as of the moment, the studio said. The first independent game developer, Activision or Activision

  • Here's how to remap the Pixel 2's Active Edge squeeze function [APK Download]

    October 20, 2017 8:38 PM 14

    One of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL's highlight features is the Active Edge squeezable frame. By default, the squeezing motion will activate Google Assistant, and Google doesn't allow you to make it trigger anything else. But just as it only took developers a few days to circumvent the issue with the Galaxy S8's Bixby button, we've already got a workaround

  • Smart LTE faster overall than Globe across PH – report

    October 20, 2017 7:16 AM 15

    Smart retains top spot in OpenSignal's second report on Philippine mobile networks MANILA, Philippines – If you travel a lot around the Philippines, and are after the fastest LTE speed, having Smart as your service provider might be what you want. That's according to an October 2017 article by industry monitor OpenSignal, which found out that Smart's

  • SKY launches P1,899/25Mbps fiber broadband plan with video-on-demand

    October 19, 2017 9:58 AM 11

    Also on offer are 10Mbps, 50Mbps, and 100Mbps plans MANILA, Philippines – Sky has launched new fiber-power broadband packages that come with its free video-on-demand service SKY On Demand. Plans start at P1,299 monthly for 10Mbps (Megabits per second), capped at 100GB and go all the way up to P2,899 monthly for 100Mbps, capped at 300GB. All plans come with a basic

  • American-Japanese giant robot duel set for October 17

    October 16, 2017 4:35 AM 15

    BOT BATTLE. Megabots and Suidobashi will bring their respective mechs to a paintball duel. Screen shot from Twitter post. MANILA, Philippines – A duel between American and Japanese giant robots will be livestreamed for the world to see on Tuesday, October 17. The United States' Megabots Inc. announced its duel between its Megabot Mk. III and Japan's

  • Moto G5S 'Midnight Blue' Variant Announced For Rs 12,999 Under Diwali Offer

    October 14, 2017 10:53 AM 17

    Motorola India has announced a new colour variant of its budget smartphone offering - the Moto G5S. The Moto smartphone will now also be available in a 'Midnight Blue' colour option, in addition to the two existing colour variants - Fine gold, and Lunar Gray. Motorola India has today announced the availability of a new colour variant of its budget smartphone

  • Selfie-Focused OPPO F3 Lite Launches In Vietnam At $240

    October 13, 2017 8:08 AM 33

    OPPO is expanding its F3 family of devices with the new OPPO F3 Lite which has been launched in Vietnam, aiming for the budget segment of the smartphone market. Compared to the existing OPPO F3 and OPPO F3 Plus, the new OPPO F3 Lite, as the name itself suggests, comes with lighter specifications to accommodate the lower price tag. The OPPO F3 Lite does not come with dual cameras

  • Bitcoin bursts through $5,000 for first time

    October 12, 2017 9:39 AM 14

    LONDON, United Kingdom – Bitcoin surged through the $5,000 level on Thursday, October 12, for the first time since the launch of the unregulated virtual currency more than 8 years ago. The cryptocurrency struck a new record high of $5,183.97 around 0820 GMT according to financial data provider Bloomberg. Unlike a real-world unit such as the US dollar

  • Call Of Duty WW2, Pokémon Ultra Sun & Moon top among Holiday 2017 games

    October 11, 2017 1:11 PM 19

    This year's entry to the Call Of Duty military action franchise is the most anticipated video game in the run up to Holiday 2017, according to analytics firm Nielsen, with Nintendo's Pokémon Ultra Moon and Super Mario Odyssey, plus the Assassin's Creed comeback among others also tracking highly. Set in World War II after last year's futuristic sci-fi

  • From Honor 8 Pro to Oppo F3 Plus: Top smartphones to buy this Diwali under Rs 30,000

    October 11, 2017 9:02 AM 16

    Here's a list of seven smartphones under Rs 30,000 that you can choose to purchase this Diwali. Diwali is just around the corner and you’re probably still stuck with a pending gift list. For gadget lovers, there are a lot of products to choose from. To ease things for you, we’ve been collating best smartphones under the sub-Rs 10,000, sub-Rs 15,000 and sub-Rs