Tag Archive: Devices


Select PlayStation games may come to PC and other devices

Wonder when they’ll show up.

What you need to know Sony wants its titles to reach more gamers. In a recent interview, the company’s Shawn Layden said select titles could be broader distribution. Layden focused on PC during the interview. It’s unclear when select titles, if ever, will show up on other platforms.

Today, Sony announced that it was acquiring Insomniac Games. The developer has worked on a lot of PlayStation-exclusive games in the past, so it  [Read More…]

NVIDIA is actually working on two new Shield TV devices

The new smaller NVIDIA Shield device is codenamed “sif”.

What you need to know NVIDIA has two new Shield TV devices in the works, named “mdarcy” and “sif”. Code shows that “sif” will not have support for a TV Tuner or USB, but will include SD card support. The code was discovered in the recently released Android 9 Pie update for the current NVIDIA Shield TV.

There has been a lot of news about the NVIDIA Shield  [Read More…]

Play Battle Chasers: Nightwar on Android devices now

Assemble your party in Battle Chasers: Nightwar, a mobile game without any microtransactions

What you need to know Battle Chasers: Nightwar is a full role-playing game developed for mobile devices. There are no microtransactions or in-game purchases of any kind, just a one-time purchase for the game. Battle Chasers: Nightwar is available now on iOS and Android mobile devices.

If you’ve been looking for a full mobile role-playing game to play, look no  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest devices are selling as fast as Facebook can make them

The Oculus Quest is selling so well that Facebook has a hard time keeping them in stock.

What you need to know The Oculus Quest is selling well, according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The standalone headset has earned positive reviews from several outlets. Orders for the Oculus Quest are often delayed due to stock shortages.

The Oculus Quest is performing well according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. In the Facebook Q2 2019 Earnings call, Zuckerberg stated  [Read More…]

Qualcomm is partnering with Tencent over gaming devices and 5G

You can expect future Tencent games to be highly optimized for Snapdragon-powered flagship Android smartphones.

What you need to know Qualcomm and Tencent have announced that they will be working together on both games and a 5G-enabled smartphone. Tencent will optimize its future games for Android phones powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Elite gaming chipsets. Tencent is reportedly working on a cloud-based game streaming service as well.

Qualcomm and Tencent announced on Monday that they will be working  [Read More…]

Hulu is now streaming some of its shows in 4K, but only on two devices

If you’ve got the right hardware and love Hulu’s original shows, you’re in luck.

What you need to know Hulu discontinued 4K streams in 2018, but now they’re back. But only on Apple TV 4K and Chromecast Ultra. And only with Hulu’s own original content.

Hulu today very quietly began streaming some content in 4K resolution. That’s the sort of thing you’d think it’d crow a bit about, but we’ve had nothing more than a smattering of  [Read More…]

Can the Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 pair with two devices at once?

Best answer: Yes. The Bose Noise Cancelling Headphone 700 are capable of connecting to two devices at the same time.

New kids on the block: Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 ($ 400) Get stuff done with multiple devices and Bose

The release of the Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 from Bose are not by any means just a simple new product. Bose has been in the audio game for a while, and these headphones are a culmination of  [Read More…]

Can PS4’s Remote Play stream movies to other devices?

Best answer: No, not at all. PlayStation’s Remote Play doesn’t allow streaming of movies, and it makes us sad. Apps and portable drives seem to be our best hope.

Movies on the go: LG External Optical Drive ($ 83 at Amazon) What is Remote Play?

Remote Play is a feature of Sony gaming consoles which allows you to stream your PS4 games to a remote device. It was initially developed for the PlayStation Portable and Vita but  [Read More…]

Fast-charge all of your wireless devices simultaneously with the AirZeus

Gadget manufacturers are slowing implementing wireless charging into each new device, so soon enough all of our devices will be able to be charged wirelessly. But if you’re already ahead of the curve with a brand new flagship phone, smartwatch, and wireless earbuds, you’ll need a single device to charge all three of them while eliminating the need for multiple chargers. That’s where the AirZeus charger comes in, and you can get your own for $ 44.99.

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Amazon Echo Show 5 works with Ring devices

Best answer: Yes, the Echo Show 5 allows you to interact with several different Ring products including the video doorbell, alarm system, and security cameras. However, you’ll first need to enable Ring abilities in your Alexa app.

Commander: Echo Show 5 ($ 90 at Amazon) Chime in: Ring Video Doorbell ($ 100 at Amazon) Sound the alert: Ring Alarm 5 Piece Kit ($ 200 at Amazon) Watch my back: Ring Floodlight Cam ($ 250 at Amazon) What  [Read More…]