Tag Archive: Releases


Google releases Soli Sandbox app to spur Project Soli developer interest

Pixel 4’s Project Soli opens up new modes of interaction. Not much has been done with it.

What you need to know Google has released a developer-focused Soli Sandbox app. The app is intended to allow developers to test out new Soli experiences on Pixel hardware. Soli is expected to leave the Pixel line come the debut of Google’s Pixel 5.

Google first rolled out its Project Soli-powered Motion Sense with the launch of Pixel 4, as  [Read More…]

LEGO Star Wars Day unveils new releases and a free gift tomorrow

Star Wars Day this year is set to be a big one. Disney+ is scheduled to begin streaming Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker that same Monday, May 4 so you can binge-watch the entire series from start to finish. Of course, Disney isn’t the only company getting in on the action on the big day. Plenty of Star Wars deals will be popping up at retailers across the internet, though one sale is set to begin tomorrow and kick  [Read More…]

Google releases Android 11 Dev Preview update with fixes, no new features

We’ll have to wait a couple more weeks for an actual platform update with substantial changes.

What you need to know Google is pushing its first update to the Android 11 Developer Preview, but it’s a small one. Update focuses on squashing a few bugs that developers have reported in the first release. No functionality or features have been changed or added in this release.

It’s only been a week since Google released its first Android 11  [Read More…]

Xiaomi releases, then pulls, Android 10 update for the Mi A3

The company had previously claimed the update would be significantly delayed due to the coronavirus.

What you need to know Xiaomi recently released Android 10 for the Mi A3. The company soon had to halt the rollout as users started reporting a flurry of issues with the update. The company’s brand lead for India had previously apologized for the delays in the update and laid the blame on shutdowns caused by the coronavirus.

Xiaomi has been having  [Read More…]

Half-Life: Alyx releases on March 23!

Players can finally jump back into the world of Half-Life with a new game.

What you need to know Half-Life: Alyx is the first full new Half-Life game since the release of Half-Life 2: Episode Two in 2007. Half-Life: Alyx now has a release date and is set to release on March 23. The game requires a VR headset and was built from the ground-up for VR.

While we’ve known for some time that Half-Life: Alyx was  [Read More…]

Samsung releases fourth Android 10 beta update for the Galaxy S10 series

The update isn’t available to download in the U.S. just yet.

What you need to know Samsung is now rolling out the fourth Android 10-based One UI 2.0 beta for the Galaxy S10 series phones. The update is expected to soon be available in the U.S., Germany, South Korea, India, Poland, France, Spain, and the UK. In South Korea, the beta program has been closed, which suggests this will be the last Android 10 beta build for  [Read More…]

Diesel-punk war breaks out when Iron Harvest releases on September 1, 2020

Take up your mechs and soldiers for next year when Iron Harvest releases

What you need to know Iron Harvest is an upcoming real-time strategy game set in a world where diesel mechs are the way of war. A new trailer released during Gamescom 2019 sets the release date for the game as September 1, 2020. Iron Harvest is being developed by King Art Games and published by Deep Silver for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.  [Read More…]

Google releases Android Q Beta 6, further refines gesture navigation

This is the last beta before the final build drops later this year.

What you need to know Google is now rolling out Android Q Beta 6. There are further improvements to Q’s gesture navigation. This is the final beta that Google is releasing before the official build drops.

Ever since the first public beta build was launched in March, Google’s been continuing to refine Android Q with beta update after beta update. Now, on August 7,  [Read More…]

Fortnite Season 10 releases in August with a new Battle Pass and challenges

Say goodbye to Season 9.

What you need to know Fortnite Season 10 releases on August 1, 2019. Based on past seasons, we can expect to see major changes come to the game. There’ll be a new Battle Pass, replete with new challenges to complete and skins to unlock.

Fortnite Season 9 is drawing to a close. As players wrap up their last remaining challenges and earn the last rewards on their docket, eyes are drawn to  [Read More…]

NBCUniversal releases SYFY, USA Network, and more apps for Android TV

Enjoy programs from Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, and USA Network.

What you need to know NBCUniversal has released apps for several of its most popular networks for Android TV. The apps include Bravo, E!, Oxygen, SYFY, and USA Network. The apps allow you to watch on-demand or live.

It seems Android TV has always lagged behind other platforms like Roku when it comes to app selection, but support has been ramping up the past couple of years.  [Read More…]