Tag Archive: October


October 2019 NPD results see Call of Duty: Modern Warfare at #1

October sees a couple of strong debut titles.

What you need to know The October 2019 NPD data has been released For this month, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare took the top spot on PlayStation and overall. The Nintendo Switch was the bestselling console overall. You can grab Call of Duty: Modern Warfare for $ 60 on Amazon.

Every month, the NPD Group releases information on the top-selling games across all video game platforms in the United  [Read More…]

Huawei Mate X set to launch at the end of October in China

Supplies will be limited.

What you need to know A report from cnBeta has revealed that Huawei’s first foldable phone, the Mate X, will debut in China at the end of October. The Mate X was originally expected to be released in June but was delayed for “extra tests.” There is no word on when the Mate X would launch globally, but supplies will be limited at launch due to the difficulties in manufacturing the device.

Foldable  [Read More…]

MIUI 11 beta rolling out to more countries on October 16

MIUI 11 brings a big visual refresh and plenty of new features with it.

What you need to know MIUI 11 is one step closer to final form as the beta releases to India and other countries on October 16. MIUI 11 brings about sweeping visual changes, such as a system-wide night mode, as well as plenty of new features. Not all versions of MIUI 11 will be based on Android 10 — some will still be  [Read More…]

What to expect from Google on October 15 [#acpodcast]

It’s the last episode of Android Central Podcast before Google’s October 15 hardware event! Join Hayato Huseman, Andrew Martonik, and Daniel Bader for last minutes leaks and rumors about the products you can expect to be announced.

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Show Notes and Links: Nest Mini Everything you can expect from Google’s October 15 hardware event: Pixel 4, Pixelbook Go  [Read More…]

Everything to expect from Google’s October 15 event: Pixel 4 and beyond

It’s time to see the latest in Pixel, Pixelbook, Nest, and more.

Google’s annual fall hardware event is nearly upon us — it’s all going down on October 15 in New York City. This is nominally the “Pixel 4” event, and Google’s new phones will absolutely take center stage. But we’re also expecting a new Pixelbook, new Google Home (or is it all Nest now?) devices, and maybe even some extra surprises.

This is everything we can  [Read More…]

Outer Wilds announced for PlayStation 4, set to be available on October 15

Explore space under threat of a time loop in Outer Wilds.

What you need to know Outer Wilds is a space exploration game developed by Mobius Digital and published by Annapurna Interactive. The game released on Xbox One and PC earlier this year. Outer Wilds is now set to release for PlayStation 4 on October 15.

Outer Wilds is all about exploration. Checking out what lurks on distant planets, finding ancient artifacts and more, all while trying  [Read More…]

October 2019 security patch headed out the door and into Pixel phones

The patch fixes the dirty tricks with a handful of treats.

What you need to know The October 2019 security patch has been released. It’s rolling out now to Pixel owners. Images and update files available at the Google Developer site.

It’s time for some patching, and not the pumpkin kind.

Google has released the October 2019 Android Security Bulletin and associated patches, which means an update is now being served to all the Pixel phones. This  [Read More…]

Minecraft Earth will begin its global early access period in October

Microsoft will begin rolling the game out to Android and iOS devices in October, country by country, to be global by the end of 2019.

Minecraft Earth is an upcoming game from Microsoft and Mojang, bringing the blocky create ’em up to augmented reality for Android and iOS devices. Microsoft has been testing the game in closed beta in a few countries around the world, but as revealed today during Minecon 2019, the game will begin a  [Read More…]

What’s new on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu and HBO in October 2019

You’ll laugh. You’ll cry. You’ll scare the living crap out of yourself. It’s October, kids!

We’re finally kicking summer to the curb and welcoming in cooler temperatures, and of course Halloween. And in addition to old favorites — it’s time for the Great Pumpkin! — we’ve got a host of great original content on the way from the usual suspects.

Consider:

The second season of Castle Rock hits Hulu in October and takes us back into the world of  [Read More…]

‘Pixelbook Go’ reportedly debuting at Google October event

Don’t call it a comeback, call it a Chromebook.

What you need to know Reports claim the next Pixelbook will be called ‘Pixelbook Go’. This Pixelbook appears to have a 13.3-inch “Molecular” display. It is expected this laptop will be a part of the October Google event.

If there was one fairly universal cry from Chromebook fans over the last year, it was to please give us another Pixelbook instead of another Pixel Slate this year. As  [Read More…]