Tag Archive: System

Diablo IV has another system design update talking about attack and defense

Changes to the way attack and defense work.

What you need to know Diablo IV was announced at BlizzCon 2019. A new blog post goes over the changes being made to attack and defense values. More information and behind-the-scenes development updates are coming in February 2020. Diablo IV does not currently have a release date.

In a previous system design update, David Kim, Lead Systems Designer on Diablo IV, talked about how the team was carefully considering  [Read More…]

Diablo IV system design update goes over endgame progression

Blizzard is still figuring out how endgame systems will work.

What you need to know Diablo IV was announced at BlizzCon 2019 by Blizzard Entertainment. David Kim, Lead Systems Designer on Diablo IV, has posted an update on endgame progression and more. More news will come in the form of quarterly updates starting in February 2020. There is not yet a release window for the game.

While Blizzard has confirmed that quarterly updates for Diablo IV will  [Read More…]

Google Chrome’s upcoming badging system will shame slow-loading websites

The badging system will reward sites that are optimized to be fast.

What you need to know Chrome will soon begin identifying sites “that typically load fast or slow for users with a clear badging.” Badging will look at historical load latencies to determine if a site is authored in a way that makes it load slow. In the future, Chrome plans to expand the ‘feature’ to identify when a page is likely to load slowly based  [Read More…]

Microsoft Launcher beta now supports system theme settings

Microsoft Launcher beta now works with your Android device’s system theme.

What you need to know Microsoft Launcher beta can now follow your system’s theme setting. Microsoft Launcher already had a dark theme, but it can now match your devices’ theme. Android devices need to run Android 9 or later to use the new feature.

Microsoft Launcher beta has a small update that makes it easier to use the app’s dark mode (via Neowin). The update brings  [Read More…]

Destiny 2 armor 2.0 system is getting some changes soon

Bungie addresses feedback and explains some updates coming to Armor 2.0.

What you need to know Destiny 2: Shadowkeep is the latest expansion for Destiny 2. This expansion brought major changes to how armor functions, dubbed Armor 2.0. Bungie has addressed the feedback received over this system and explained a couple of changes coming soon. You can grab Destiny 2: Shadowkeep on PlayStation 4 for $ 35 at Amazon.

Since Bungie got the full rights to the  [Read More…]

Netgear’s new Orbi mesh Wi-Fi system has a compact design, lower price tag

The new Orbi WiFi System (RBK14) can cover homes up to 6,000 sq. ft.

What you need to know Netgear has come up with a new Orbi dual band Mesh WiFi system. The company’s latest Orbi Home WiFi system is designed for households with several internet-connected devices and delivers combined speeds of up to 1.2Gbps. Netgear’s new Orbi Mesh WiFi system is now on sale in the U.S. through authorized partners and other resellers for a starting  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note 10+ teardown shows off the phone’s vapor chamber cooling system

Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are among the few non-gaming phones to have a vapor chamber cooling system inside.

What you need to know A teardown by JerryRigEverything has revealed the Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ has two wireless charging coils inside. The second “baby wireless charger” is used to charge the S Pen. Galaxy Note 10+ also has an impressive vapor chamber cooling system as well as a new haptic motor.

The folks over at iFixit  [Read More…]

OtterBox unveils stackable, modular wireless charging battery system

The starter kit will set you back $ 130.

What you need to know OtterBox has announced a new OtterSpot wireless charging system that employs Qi and USB-C. The OtterSpot Wireless Charging Stand can charge up to 3 stacked OtterSpot portable batteries. Each OtterSpot Wireless Charging Battery has a 5,000mAh capacity, 10W Qi charging, and USB-C input/output. The starter kit with one Charging Stand and one OtterSpot Battery is $ 130, with additional batteries running $ 60  [Read More…]

TicWatch S2, E2, and C2 getting updates to reduce system lag

The update will also come to the TicWatch Pro at some point in the future.

What you need to know Mobvoi is rolling out an update for the TicWatch S2, E2, and C2. The update fixes system lag and upgrades some pre-installed apps. The always-on display is also now turned off by default.

Mobvoi makes some of the better Wear OS watches on the market right now, and on July 18, the company announced an over-the-air update  [Read More…]

A do-it-yourself home security system perfect for the whole family.

When it comes to your home and family, there is nothing more important than feeling safe and protecting those you love most. Home security has come a long way with plenty of DIY kits for you to set up, monitor and control your home security from anywhere you are. The Ring Alarm kit is a family friendly system that will allow your entire family to feel home is safe and secure. Use this how-to guide to help you  [Read More…]