Tag Archive: Coming

Floating conversation bubbles might be coming soon to Google Messages

Bubbles will give an on-screen floating notification, much like Facebook Messenger.

What you need to know The Bubbles feature was first seen in Android 10 Beta 2 on Pixels. Currently, the feature can be enabled within the Developer Options on Android 10 devices. Bubbles can be enabled and disabled within the Google Messages app notification settings.

Google apps have been getting a fair number of updates as of late, and Google Messages is no different. Shortly after  [Read More…]

Android Auto coming to BMW cars in 2020 with wireless support

Support will be limited to certain vehicles and phones with support for Android Auto wireless.

What you need to know Android Auto is coming to select BMW vehicles starting in July 2020. It will work with Android Auto wireless and require one of the latest Nexus, Pixel, or Samsung flagship phones. Previously, BMW offered Apple’s CarPlay system, but thanks to consumer demand Android Auto support is finally coming.

BMW has finally announced it will be adding support  [Read More…]

Valve says Half-Life: Alyx isn’t coming to PSVR yet

The next Half-Life game isn’t coming to PSVR…yet.

What you need to know Valve recently announced Half-Life: Alyx for PC VR. Many PlayStation VR owners have wondered if a port could be in the works. Valve has confirmed that a port is not happening at the moment but that it has “not ruled anything out.”

Since Valve officially revealed Half-Life: Alyx, many PlayStation VR owners have been wondering if a port of the game for Sony’s VR  [Read More…]

Rumor: Minecraft Bedrock Edition with cross-play is coming to PlayStation 4

Another huge wall is about to drop between PlayStation 4 and other networks, with the Minecraft Bedrock Edition looking virtually confirmed for PS4 complete with Xbox Live cross-play in the near future.

One big development throughout this generation has been the gradual encroachment of cross-play between competing gaming networks. Major titles like Fortnite, Call of Duty, and others now have some form of cross-play between PlayStation and Xbox One, with other titles like Gears 5 picking up  [Read More…]

Frag in style with 90fps and 10-bit HDR coming to PUBG Mobile

The features may only be available on the latest Snapdragon chips, though.

What you need to know PUBG Corp. has partnered with Qualcomm to push the envelope for mobile gaming. PUBG Mobile will soon have support for 90Hz gaming, with Qualcomm working on enabling even higher frame rates for other games. The title will also feature 10-bit HDR so that your game is not only smoother but also looks better.

Fortnite may be the king of the  [Read More…]

Portrait mode coming soon to Google Duo, Google Photos

Focusing on the subject will soon be quite a bit easier.

What you need to know Google Duo may soon get a portrait mode that will blur the background to keep you in focus at all times. The Google Photos app may also soon be getting a feature that allows background blurring to creatively separate people from their surroundings using a “bokeh” effect. These were all discovered in the latest Pixel Tips app update, which helps Pixel  [Read More…]

Qualcomm announces the Snapdragon 865, a beast of a chip coming in 2020

This year takes 5G to 11.

What you need to know Qualcomm is announcing two new high-end chips at its Tech Summit in Maui, Hawaii. The Snapdragon 865 is the flagship chip that will debut in the Galaxy S11. There’s also a Snapdragon 765 and 765G on deck. We’ll know more about these chips tomorrow, December 4.

Qualcomm is roaring into 2020 with a bunch of new announcements, including two major SoCs that it hopes will put  [Read More…]

Smart Compose is coming to Google Docs starting with G Suite users

Currently only available in English.

What you need to know Smart Compose is expanding to Google Docs starting with G Suite users. Google is accepting sign-ups from G Suite admins who want to be part of the beta. It is currently only available in English.

Writing is hard, and if it’s up to Google, you won’t have to do it anymore in the future thanks to Smart Compose. Smart Compose makes writing easier by using machine learning  [Read More…]

Blair Witch is coming to PlayStation 4 on December 3

Horror twists its way onto PS4.

What you need to know Blair Witch is a first-person horror game from Bloober Team. Blair Witch released on Xbox One and PC earlier this year. Bloober Team announced today that Blair Witch is coming to PlayStation 4 on December 3. A new DLC pack will be released for all versions of the game, adding new skins for Bullet and more.

Horror title Blair Witch is making its way over to  [Read More…]

More Diablo IV news is coming in February 2020

Updates to come regularly in 2020.

What you need to know Diablo IV was revealed at BlizzCon 2019. Game Director Luis Barriga has written a blog post, stating that quarterly updates will be provided for the game. These updates will start sometime in February 2020. Diablo IV does not currently have a release window.

When Diablo IV was revealed at BlizzCon 2019, Blizzard quickly squashed any notions of the game releasing sometime soon. “We are not coming  [Read More…]