Tag Archive: alive


Moto X is still alive and kicking, new one coming this year

It was widely expected that the Motorola and Lenovo merging would see the end of the Moto X brand in favor of the Moto Z. It now appears that the Moto X lives on and there will be a new one coming this year. A new leak has surfaced that gives a glimpse into what […]

Surgeon Simulator ER review: Botched but alive

I’m alone in a sterile operating room, a cut-open patient lying in front of me. I see ribs, lungs, a liver. I didn’t train for this! Should I use the bonesaw or the hammer to get through the ribs? The hammer is closer — I’ll use it.

If you’ve played Surgeon Simulator on PC, you’re familiar with the inherent wackiness that Bossa Studios injects into their games. But does their gory VR title, what they’ve appended Experience Reality,  [Read More…]

Half Alive: Zombies go home Android app Review

Everyone loves Zombies, right? Combine a Zombie with anything and it instantly becomes awesome. The same goes for Half Alive: Zombies go home, an addictive casual puzzle game developed by Rock-Inspired.

The goal is simple – help the Zombies reach their homes, sounds easy right?

The Zombies’ homes are located at the end of a variety of roads that have directional arrows on them. By tapping the arrows, you’re able to manipulate the direction the Zombie is walking  [Read More…]

Flappy bird craze is still alive: 1 in 3 Games is a Flappy Bird Clone

The original Flappy Bird game is long gone, with the developer pulling it for unknown reasons. Some speculate that it was a legal threat, whilst others state it was simply a personal action.

Regardless of the reason, Flappy Bird created a shockwave through the mobile gaming industry, showing how a simple idea could sky rocket to success, seemingly overnight. When the game was pulled from the various App Stores across the different mobile platforms, it left a big hole, and  [Read More…]

Android 101: Save battery by keeping Wifi alive

Wifi sleep policy

This tip is one that seems counter-intuitive, but you can save a lot of wear and tear on your Android phone’s battery if you tell it to keep the Wifi radio turned on and connected while the phone is sleeping.  Your phone needs a lot of juice to keep pinging those cell towers, and even more to transmit data to and from them.  Wifi radios use much less power because  [Read More…]