Tag Archive: Players

Stadia will perform better than consoles by predicting players’ moves

Google is using machine learning to create “negative latency.”

What you need to know VP of engineering Madj Baker expects Stadia to outperform local gaming systems in ‘a year or two.’ This would be accomplished by making use of Google’s machine learning technology to create ‘negative latency.’ In order to do this Google will attempt to buffer gameplay and even predict what buttons a player will press next.

Back when Google was testing out Stadia under the  [Read More…]

Can non-VR and VR players play together in No Man’s Sky?

Is this going to be a free-for-all or will we be sectioned off, like VR pariah?

On August 14, 2019, Hello Games are giving us the biggest update to No Man’s Sky we have ever seen, and we have seen some big’uns. This latest update, called Beyond, has three major components: VR, 32-player multiplayer, and a bump to version 2.0 with lots of smaller changes.

The big question though is whether all of those things talk to  [Read More…]

Here are the best players on every team in Madden NFL 20

Some make a lot of sense while others will definitely surprise you.

Madden NFL 20 is here and so are the thousands of players and their newly minted rankings. One of the most treasured parts of buying a new Madden game is seeing which players got their ratings up into the 90s, or even possibly attaining the perfect 99 rating.

Only four players got the coveted 99 rating in fact, and funnily enough, none of them were  [Read More…]

Fight other players and the cartel in Ghost Recon Wildlands ‘Mercenaries’

Just shoot everyone.

What you need to know Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands is getting one final update. This new content update brings the Mercenaries mode, an eight-player free-for-all with the Cartel thrown in as well. Mercenaries mode is available starting July 18. You can purchase the game for $ 27 on Amazon.

With Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Breakpoint just a few months away, the developers at Ubisoft have one last surprise for  [Read More…]

Mobile Fortnite players deserve the SteelSeries Stratus XL controller

We love gaming on Android, and test as many gaming peripherals as possible to give you the best advice on top-tier products.

Everyone’s favorite battle royale finally supports Bluetooth controllers on mobile. This has been a long time coming for Fortnite, and you’ll likely want the best possible controller to get your game on. You shouldn’t look any further than the SteelSeries Stratus XL.

Our pick SteelSeries Stratus XL

$ 38 at Amazon

The  [Read More…]

How to block and report players on PlayStation 4

Don’t let your fun be ruined by other players.

Companies are continually pushing the boundaries of our gaming experiences to be more social than ever, but this can cause an influx of people who abuse the system and attempt to ruin the fun for others. When this happens, Sony can step in to take appropriate measures, but only if you send them a report first. Here’s how to do it on PlayStation 4

What can be reported  [Read More…]

Of course Amazon Fire TV and Roku are the top streaming players

It comes down to two things: Price, and simplicity. And if you don’t lead the way in both, you’ll give way to those who do.

A report out this week from analysts Parks Associates says that more than a third of streaming devices in use today don’t come one of the major companies you’d expect. Not Apple. Not Google.

Nope, it’s Roku, which had some 37 percent of the streaming market as of the first quarter of 2017. And  [Read More…]

Roku now accounts for 37 percent of all streaming players

With a variety of models on offer, Roku now accounts for 37% of the streaming box market.

As more and more consumers look to cut the cord and get away from their cable companies, consumer electronics companies like Apple, Google and Amazon are more than happy to sell these users on an Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV or Fire TV. However, it seems more users are choosing a Roku streaming player.

Parks Associates reports the breakdown of  [Read More…]

Pulsar Media Player: Sweet music players are made of this (Review)

Anyone who knows me can attest to the fact that I am obsessed with music. I’ve made sure that I can listen to music in any situation I’m in, be it driving or working, walking or taking a shower. It is always nice to listen to songs that can transport your mind to different situations, […]

Pokémon Go developer Niantic pulls legendary Pokémon from players’ accounts

Developer Niantic Labs has confirmed it has removed the legendary Pokémon Articuno from players’ accounts in its hit augmented reality game Pokémon Go.

Articuno is the first legendary Pokémon creature to be spotted in the game. IGN reports that one player in Ohio claimed Niantic added Articuno to his Pokémon Go account as an apology for an issue he reported in the game.

However, it looks like Articuno was released too early, according  [Read More…]