Tag Archive: Officially

Apple and Google officially launch Exposure Notifications to fight COVID-19

The first phase of Apple and Google’s plan is live.

What you need to know Apple and Google have launched their Exposure Notifications technology. The technology is now available to developers as an API to integrate with public health apps. This is the first phase of their plan to help fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Today, Apple and Google have announced that they are making their Exposure Notifications technology available to public health agencies across the world.

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Rogue Legacy 2 officially revealed

Rogue Legacy 2 is real!

What you need to know Rogue Legacy is a popular roguelike that came out many years ago. Developer Cellar Door Games is working on a sequel. Rogue Legacy 2 was just revealed. It’ll probably come to all platforms eventually, just like the prequel.

Rogue Legacy is a popular roguelike that places you in the shoes of your descendants with unique traits. Some mutations might be advantageous, but others may end up requiring  [Read More…]

The PS5 specs have officially been revealed, featuring 10.28 teraflops

We’ve got a better idea of just what Sony’s new machine is packing.

What you need to know PlayStation first began talking about the PlayStation 5 in April 2019. Today, lead architect Mark Cerny shared new details in a deep dive into the system’s specs. The PlayStation 5 features 10.28 teraflops, with 8 CPU cores at 3.5 GHz. There’s also an 825GB SSD.

As PlayStation announced yesterday, we’ve just gotten a look at the PlayStation 5 (PS5)  [Read More…]

WhatsApp officially brings Dark Mode to Android and iOS

After a long beta testing period, WhatsApp finally delivers the goods.

What you need to know WhatsApp has rolled out dark mode for iOS and Android. Android 10 and iOS 13 users will be able to use the system-wide dark theme to control the setting. Users of Android 9 and below will have to use an in-app setting to toggle the theme,

WhatsApp is finally joining the dark theme train for iOS and Android, rolling out an  [Read More…]

GDC 2020 is officially postponed following coronavirus concerns

Multiple companies dropped out of the conference in the past couple of weeks.

What you need to know The Game Developers Conference (GDC) announced it was postponing its event in San Francisco in March. Multiple large companies pulled out this week, including Microsoft and Epic Games. Another GDC event will be held in the summer.

After weeks of speculation, the Game Developers Conference (GDC) announced Friday that it’ll be postponing this year’s event in San Francisco.

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Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 2 is officially here, check out the Trailer

Agents, get ready!

What you need to know Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 2 is officially out. The new season seems to focus all around two factions of agents fighting for control. Deadpool will be coming to Fortnite at some point in the future.

After teasing fans with the introduction of an ARG earlier this week, Fortnite Chapter 2 – Season 2 is officially here, with Epic Games releasing a brand new trailer for the new season,  [Read More…]

Pokémon Home is officially out! Here’s how to sign up

Pokémon HOME is finally here!

Pokémon HOME is now officially out. After getting used to the ridiculous new Professor Oak, players are beginning to dive in and learn the basics of how the storage and cloud service works. Signing up for Pokémon HOME is free, but there is a Premium subscription available for players who want it. The premium subscription includes the ability to transfer Pokémon from your Pokémon Bank account into your HOME account and expands  [Read More…]

MWC 2020 has officially been canceled as a result of ongoing Coronavirus

It’s become “impossible” for the show to go on.

What you need to know Mobile World Congress 2020 has been canceled. John Hoffman, GSMA CEO, announced the news in a statement. He says it’s “impossible” for the event to go on due to Coronavirus.

It’s official. Mobile World Congress, the largest trade show for mobile technology, isn’t happening this year. Per a report from Bloomberg, GSMA CEO John Hoffman said that it’s now “impossible” for the event  [Read More…]

Samsung ‘officially’ confirms Galaxy S20 moniker for its next flagship

The Galaxy S20 will be a massive upgrade over its predecessor.

What you need to know A case for the Galaxy S20 was accidentally listed on Samsung’s German site, confirming the name and design of its upcoming flagship phone. The Galaxy S20 is set to be unveiled at Samsung’s Unpacked event on February 11. Along with the Galaxy S20 series, the foldable Galaxy Z Flip is also expected to be announced at the event next week.

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Motorola has officially sold 100 million Moto G phones

And it’s readying a flagship for launch this year.

What you need to know Motorola has already sold 100 Moto G’s around the world. The company launched the lineup back in 2013. The phones are widely cited as among the best midrange phones in the market.

The Motorola RAZR may be all the rage these days, but the company’s claim to fame — and its bread and butter — is the Moto G series. Phones like the  [Read More…]