Tag Archive: Ahead


PlayStation is skipping E3 2020 ahead of the PlayStation 5 launch

No presence from PlayStation at E3, again.

What you need to know PlayStation did not attend E3 2019. Sony confirmed today that PlayStation will not attend E3 2020. PlayStation will instead attend multiple different events throughout the year. The ESA leaked the information of many journalists who attended E3 2019.

Update: The ESA has responded to Sony not attending E3 2020.

“E3 is a signature event celebrating the video game industry and showcasing the people, brands  [Read More…]

T-Mobile launches 5G network ahead of schedule

It only be a few days difference, but T-Mobile’s 5G network has gone live ahead of its planned launch date. Indeed, 600MHz “low-band” 5G is now available across more than one million square miles.

According to T-Mobile, its 5G network covers more than 200 million Americans living in more than 5,000 cities and towns. T-Mobile offers a map of its coverage with the capability of zooming in to city levels. Additionally, it does have an actual list (PDF) of cities  [Read More…]

Google details Assistant’s new Ambient Mode ahead of imminent rollout

The Assistant’s Ambient Mode feature was first showcased by Google at IFA 2019 in September.

What you need to know Google has shown off the Assistant’s new Ambient Mode feature for Android smartphones in a new video. Ambient Mode will be activated when your Android device is plugged into a charger. The feature is expected to begin rolling out next week and will be available on select Android devices from Sony, Nokia, Xiaomi, and Lenovo.

Google had  [Read More…]

Google places more limitations on political ads ahead of elections

Ads will be restricted to using “age, gender, and general location (postal code level).”

What you need to know Google is placing new limitations on the targeting of political ads, beginning next week in the UK and worldwide on January 6, 2020. Previously, political ads could be targeted using “public voter records and general political affiliations (left-leaning, right-leaning, and independent)” in the U.S. Going forward, political ads will be restricted to “age, gender, and general location (postal  [Read More…]

Fortnite ‘Trick Shot’ missions leak ahead of weekly update

The latest challenges leaked ahead of the weekly update.

Fortnite Chapter 2 is officially here, and with it comes a significant change to the way players will be leveling up their Battle Pass. While Missions will still be in the game, players will no longer be competing for Battle Stars. Instead, the goal is to get normal XP. With a larger focus on XP and less grinding, players should be able to level up their Battle Pass  [Read More…]

Fortnite ‘Hide and Seek’ missions leak ahead of weekly update

The latest challenges leaked ahead of the weekly update.

Fortnite Chapter 2 is officially here, and with it comes a significant change to the way players will be leveling up their Battle Pass. While Missions will still be in the game, players will no longer be competing for Battle Stars. Instead, the goal is to get normal XP. With a larger focus on XP and less grinding, players should be able to level up their Battle Pass  [Read More…]

Fortnite ‘The Lowdown’ missions leak ahead of weekly update

The latest challenges leaked ahead of the weekly update.

Fortnite Chapter 2 is officially here, and with it comes a significant change to the way players will be leveling up their Battle Pass. While Missions will still be in the game, players will no longer be competing for Battle Stars. Instead, the goal is to get normal XP. With a larger focus on XP and less grinding, players should be able to level up their Battle Pass  [Read More…]

New Motorola Razr specs and pics emerge ahead of announcement

With about two weeks to go before Motorola brings back its iconic RAZR brand, the rumor mill has kicked into high gear.

New pictures and hardware specifications have made their way online, giving us an idea as to what to expect.

First things first, Motorola figures to use “razr” for the branding opting to go with all lower case letters. It’s similar to how it treats the Moto series of phones and we hate it. There’s something weird about typing  [Read More…]

Here’s what Tencent is doing to stay ahead of PUBG hackers

Tencent Games is beefing up its cheating detection systems to make PUBG free of cheaters.

What you need to know Tencent has announced multiple initiatives to make gameplay more fair for PUBG Mobile players. The game publisher is improving its system so it can identify and remove cheaters more quickly. Some of the improvements are already incorporated in the latest PUBG Mobile 0.15.0 update.

Tencent Games announced earlier this month that it has started imposing a 10-year  [Read More…]

Fortnite ‘Forged in Slurp’ missions leak ahead of weekly update

The latest challenges leaked ahead of the weekly update.

Fortnite Chapter 2 is officially here, and with it comes a significant change to the way players will be leveling up their Battle Pass. While Missions will still be in the game, players will no longer be competing for Battle Stars. Instead, the goal is to get normal XP. With a larger focus on XP and less grinding, players should be able to level up their Battle Pass  [Read More…]