Tag Archive: Adds

Samsung adds new homescreen widgets for the Galaxy Buds and Buds+

You can now check the battery status and lock the touchpad without having to open the Galaxy Wearable app.

What you need to know Samsung is rolling out a new update for the Galaxy Buds and Buds+ plugins on Android. The update adds two new homescreen widgets that make it easier for users to control them. The first widget displays the battery level of both the earbuds and the charging case, while the second one lets you  [Read More…]

Chase adds limited-time Sapphire benefits to help grounded travelers

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While some TPG readers are considering booking trips down the line — in some cases, even this summer — many continue to stay close to home, with outings limited  [Read More…]

Beat Saber update adds 46 new beatmaps in time for Memorial Day

Red and blue is coming at you from every direction.

What you need to know A new Memorial Day update for Beat Saber includes 46 new beatmaps for existing songs. In addition to 360-degree and 90-degree levels, Beat Games has created a new normal and expert+ difficulties for some single saber songs. This update is free and available on all platforms including Oculus Quest, PlayStation VR (PSVR), and PC VR platforms.

While Beat Saber gamers have grown  [Read More…]

NVIDIA GeForce Now adds 17 more games

Several more titles that players can stream.

What you need to know NVIDIA GeForce Now has added support for another batch of games. There are 17 titles, including Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition. There’s also a couple of games being added day-and-date with their release on Steam.

In a press release, NVIDIA shared that 17 more games are getting support for GeForce Now later today. This includes Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition, as well as a couple  [Read More…]

Facebook Messenger adds safety alerts as it moves towards full encryption

Facebook is making using Messenger on Android and iOS safer.

What you need to know Facebook is making Messenger more secure with safety alerts. It’ll also alert minors when talking to strangers who are over-18, as well as automatically ban adults who have inappropriate conversations with children. The company confirms that these safety features would work with full encryption when it rolls that out later.

Facebook is rolling out safety alerts fo Messenger on both iOS and  [Read More…]

Amazon adds a new ‘free’ content tab to Fire TV devices

Amazon’s Fire TV service has lots of free content, this new tab will surface it better.

What you need to know Amazon adds a new “free” tab to Fire TV devices. The new tab will highlight free content from Amazon as well as third-party providers. U.S. users will begin to see it starting today.

Amazon is rolling out a new “free” tab for Fire TV devices. The new experience will help highlight free content on the platform,  [Read More…]

Epic Games’ Unreal Engine adds support for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X

Unreal Engine 4.25 lets developers build games for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.

What you need to know Epic Games has introduced Unreal Engine 4.25, delivering “initial support” for the upcoming PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. The update includes production-ready ray tracing features, new VFX models, enhanced profiling, and much more. Epic has stated that it will roll out updates over the course of the year to better support devs working on games for  [Read More…]

Stadia now supports OnePlus devices, adds Android screenshot feature

You can grab images of your favorite Stadia titles with ease.

What you need to know Stadia has received some updates in April, bringing some features fans have been asking for. To start, Stadia now supports OnePlus devices. Additionally, you can now take screenshots on Android devices with Stadia.

In a blog post, Google recapped all the new updates, features and announcements for Stadia during the month of April. Stadia is now compatible with OnePlus 8 and  [Read More…]

Netflix adds a screen lock feature to its Android app

No more accidental taps to kick you out of the app.

What you need to know Netflix has updated its Android app to include a screen lock option. This new feature will strip the player interface of all controls so as to prevent accidental triggers. It was rolled out via a server-side update over the past week.

While we’re all at home watching Netflix, the company has just improved its Android app with a neat little quality  [Read More…]

Fallout 76: Wastelanders finally adds companions, NPCs, and engaging quests

The largest update adds new quests and characters.

What you need to know Fallout 76: Wastelanders was first announced at E3 2019. The update adds non-playable characters into the game, alongside new quests. Wastelanders was supposed to launch on April 7, but it’s been delayed till April 14. You can purchase Fallout 76 for $ 16 at Walmart.

Fallout 76: Wastelanders was revealed back at E3 2019 but has since been delayed a number of time. Bethesda  [Read More…]