Tag Archive: Owners


Google accidentally leaked the Android 11 beta to some Pixel owners

Well, that’s not good.

What you need to know On June 1, Google began rolling out the latest monthly security patch for Pixel devices. Instead of a boring patch, some users were given the Android 11 beta ahead of schedule. The build number for the OTA beta update is RPB1.200504.018.

A new month is a signal for a new monthly security patch for Pixel devices, and the latest June update has proven to be more exciting than  [Read More…]

Doom 64 arrives on Stadia today; Doom Eternal owners can get it for free

Play Doom, but at its roots.

We’re almost two months out from the Doom Eternal and Doom 64 releases across major consoles and PC, but now Stadia players can get in on the complete action.

Google announced Tuesday that Doom 64, the remastered rerelease of the game from the Nintendo 64, is now live on Stadia. Players can get it for just $ 5 on the Stadia store, but if you purchased Doom Eternal on or before  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy owners get extra goodies in Microsoft’s new Forza Street

Forza Street launches on iOS and Android on May 5 and all players will get at least one batch of free stuff.

What you need to know Forza Street is a free-to-play mobile game and the first mobile Forza experience. Long awaited mobile launch comes after an initial period on Windows 10. All players can get free cars to celebrate the launch.

After a launch on Windows 10 PCs and a soft launch in places on mobile, Microsoft’s  [Read More…]

Pixel owners flooding Google Camera app with one-star reviews

The majority of complaints are from owners of the Pixel 2.

What you need to know Pixel smartphone users are experiencing issues after recent software updates have caused apps to crash when attempting to access the camera. The majority of users having problems use a Pixel 2, but many others have reported issues when using other Pixel smartphones. As a result, there are several posts on the Google support forum about the issues, and the Google Camera  [Read More…]

Google is giving Chromecast owners three months of Stadia Pro for free

Now’s your chance to try out Stadia without needing to spend a dime.

What you need to know Stadia is Google’s game streaming service. A Stadia Pro membership normally costs $ 10/month. Google is giving Chromecast Ultra owners three months of Stadia Pro for free.

Who doesn’t love free things? Google is now offering existing and new Chromecast Ultra owners the opportunity to try its Stadia game streaming service with three months of Stadia Pro for free.  [Read More…]

Early Access owners of Dreams can play the full game on February 11

If you jumped into the Early Access version of Dreams last year, you’ll be playing the full game a little early.

What you need to know Dreams has been in development by Media Molecule for several years. In 2019, a limited amount of players were allowed to buy an Early Access version. Any Early Access players will be allowed to play the full game three days before the release date. You can preorder Dreams on PlayStation 4  [Read More…]

Google is gifting an extra Buddy Pass to Stadia Founder’s Edition owners

The “early surprise gift for Stadia Founders” will also help Google’s game streaming service increase its user base.

What you need to know Google has announced a new freebie for Stadia Founders. If you bought the Stadia Founder’s Edition bundle, you can now redeem an extra Stadia Buddy Pass. You can share your extra Buddy Pass by opening the Stadia app and tapping the envelope icon in the top-left.

Just in time for the holidays, Google has  [Read More…]

Photo mode arrives in Red Dead Redemption 2 for PS4 owners

Plenty of moments to capture in the West.

What you need to know Red Dead Redemption 2 has a new update on PlayStation 4. This update adds several new bits of story content that were previously only in the PC version of the game. It also adds photo mode, allowing players to take special shots.

Rockstar has released a new update for Red Dead Redemption 2 on PlayStation 4. This update adds several story mode enhancements that  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest owners will be able to play hundreds o Viveport Infinity games

Viveport Infinity now supports Oculus Quest.

What you need to know HTC Vive releases VIVEPORT Streaming for standalone headsets. Oculus Quest owners will be able to use the Oculus Link to connect to the Viveport Infinity store. Quest owners will be able to access hundreds of PC VR titles through a Viveport Infinity subscription for $ 12.99 per month or $ 8.99 annually.

HTC Vive has released the Beta of VIVEPORT Streaming, which will give Vive Focus  [Read More…]

Some Nest Hello owners have been stuck with Halloween-themed sounds

Ding-dong don’t change your doorbell to an annoying sound

What you need to know Google Nest Hello owners could play spooky Halloween doorbells. The option to remove or change the theme disappeared from the settings. Google is rolling out a fix presently.

Google Nest Hello doorbell owners who wanted in on the Halloween spooky spirit were haunted by their choice for almost a week after the night ended. Some Google Nest doorbell owners reported to Android Police  [Read More…]