Oculus launches Story Studio
Published in Graphics
28 January 2015

Movies on VR glasses

Last year Facebook snapped up Oculus, the maker of the only Virtual Reality glasses that sort of work.

MeeGoPad T01 is an HDMI stick with Windows 8.1
Published in Mobiles
28 January 2015


Shipping now, €99

Intel has been working on its own Atom-based Compute Stick that is scheduled to launch in mid-2015 at $149. 

Tim Cook: Apple Watch coming in April
Published in Wearables
28 January 2015


High expectations, low battery

Apple chief exec Tim Cook has confirmed that the Apple Watch is on schedule and should launch in April.

Chinese white-box outfits ditch tablets
Published in Notebooks
28 January 2015


Brand name tablets are too cheap

Chinese white-box tablet makers seem to be in trouble, as their margins are melting away. 

Sony cutting 1,000 jobs in smartphone division
Published in Mobiles
28 January 2015


30% cut expected by 2016

Sony is reportedly planning to cut 1,000 jobs in its mobile phone division. The latest round of cuts comes just months after the company announced it was laying off 1,000 people in the same division.

New firmware coming for Xbox One controllers
Published in Games
28 January 2015


Will cut connection time in half and add other improvements

A new firmware update for the Xbox One controller is currently in testing. Users that are in the Xbox Preview program can try it now, everyone else will have to wait a little longer.

Has EA delayed PGA Tour?
Published in Games
27 January 2015


Not on Q4 release schedule

The new PGA Tour golf game that will be powered by the Frostbite 3 engine does not appear on EA's Q4 release schedule.

Uncharted 4 targeted for late September release
Published in Games
27 January 2015


The cat might be out of the bag on the 29th we hear

One of the biggest questions we are hearing lately is if we know just when Uncarted 4 might actually ship.

Windows 10 preview runs DirectX 12
Published in Games
27 January 2015


Call of Duty Advanced Warfare runs on Intel HD 5000


We spent most of the day tinkering with the Windows 10 preview release, Build 9926, which is the latest build that brings a few new things, including the Cortana voice assistant and DirectX 12. 

MediaTek Aster SoC tips up in Krüger&Matz smartwatch
Published in Wearables
27 January 2015


Runs Linux on the cheap

We came across a rather unusual smartwatch from Krüger&Matz, with an interesting choice of hardware and software, and an even more interesting price.