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by | June 11, 2018 | 08:37

The Duchess of Sussex broke protocol with her off-the-shoulder outfit. First the ceremonial. Meghan sat beside Harry in a horse-drawn carriage procession from Buckingham Palace to the Horse Guards parade ground where thousands of troops waited to parade a regimental flag (a Colour) in front of the Queen .

by | June 11, 2018 | 06:29

If you thought you were going to need to wait until Monday's Square Enix E3 press conference to find out the Kingdom Hearts 3 release date you thought wrong. We love it so much that we can nearly forgive the fourteen year wait between Kingdom Hearts II and its true sequel, Kingdom Hearts III . This was followed up with a new trailer , featuring additions such as worlds based on Frozen and Tangled .

by | June 11, 2018 | 06:23

It will have hand-crafted and procedurally generated dungeons. The game, which reportedly began as a multiplayer mode for Fallout 4 , will supposedly feature quests and a story as well as base-building mechanics. You do, however, also get a duffel bag, a steelcase, collectible (and paintable) figurines, bonus digital items, and a glow-in-the-dark Fallout 76 map.

by | June 10, 2018 | 22:54

Like other compact competitive mobile games, Command & Conquer: Rivals shows the whole map on the screen, though your opponent is hidden behind fog of war. We all know that free Android games aren't always free these days, but many of them are very close if you have a little patience. The game looks quite a bit like the PC version of Command and Conquer and that's no surprise considering that the developer of the realtime strategy series is Redwood, also the developer of this game.

by | June 10, 2018 | 20:41

While it is not impossible to play alone, solo has been described as potentially more hard without the full four person team. Probably our favourite from EA Play , Sea of Solitude is about a girl who gets turned into a monster and must find a cure.

by | June 10, 2018 | 18:33

Because of technical and ethical concerns, the team at MIT used captions and not actual images of people dying. As Newsweek reports , Norman then responded differently to the testing than the more standard AI, seeing gory auto deaths rather than every day appliances or things like umbrellas.

by | June 10, 2018 | 07:10

The Dominion, the bad guys, are looking to use the " Anthem of creation" to create even more chaos in the world. That story isn't just for background - the world will indeed change in permanent ways as BioWare continues to support Anthem after launch.

by | June 10, 2018 | 06:43

It's amusing how, many years ago when someone said " messenger " you naturally assumed they meant Yahoo's, and today your brain automatically thinks of Facebook's . Those who are still clinging to the age-old messaging service will be redirected to a new group messaging app, Squirrel , The Next Web reported. Yahoo Messenger - initially Yahoo! While users can download the data to your device, it appears that porting the history to another app won't be an option.

by | June 10, 2018 | 05:38

Battlefield V will allow gamers to shape the sandbox of war. E3 2018 coverage at Giant Bomb : Still more commentary and news from E3, from our colleagues at Giant Bomb. Players will have the ability to dive and smash through windows and move around heavy turrets from their fixed position. Back in April we reported that both the latest Call of Duty and Battlefield games may feature a battle royale mode.

by | June 10, 2018 | 05:15

Given what unfolds in the first teaser trailer below, this seems to be a fair assessment of Sea of Solitude . Sea of Solitude was originally announced at the tail end of 2016 with nothing but a piece of concept art. Sea of Solitude is now in development and has an Early 2019 release window. This time it comes with a co-op mode, though players will be able to play it in solo mode.

by | June 10, 2018 | 00:21

Origin Access Premier arrives on PC this summer. It'll also include all the titles from the existent Origin Access tier. The Origin Access Premier service will begin later with its first title, Madden NFL 19 , and will also include EA's titles such as Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Battlefield V , and Anthem as the company announced on stage at E3.

by | June 09, 2018 | 05:00

Engine choices - like the launch timeline - will be market-specific, but BMW has announced the line up nevertheless: new V8 petrol, and inline six petrol and diesel units. The extra-cost Active Driving Assistant Professional promises Level 2-grade autonomy that uses the vehicle's computers and sensors to steer, accelerate, and brake with no driver intervention for short periods.

by | June 09, 2018 | 02:01

That converts to roughly $440 and $475 respectively, while in the United Arab Emirates, where the smartwatch is supported by market leader Etisalat, pricing starts at the equivalent of $460 or so (AED 1,679). "Apple knew that the Watches were defective at or before the time it began selling them to the public". Just as with the lawsuits now ranged against Apple for its " butterfly " keyboard on the most recent MacBook Pros where the keys fly off and are hard to replace, requiring consumers ...

by | June 09, 2018 | 00:52

It seems like a unusual place to reveal an update to Jeep's smallest model, but the Turin show is the home auto show for the Renegade , which is built in Melfi, Italy. The rear remains mostly unchanged, though Wrangler influence again shows up in the new taillights. Well, technically there are two new engines - a 1-litre three-cylinder unit pumping out a mighty 118bhp and a 1.3-litre four-cylinder number in two states of tune, 148bhp or 177bhp.

by | June 08, 2018 | 23:29

The Rippers are a cult who worship the undead Freakers, and kill anyone who's not a member. The new trailer for the game is embedded below. PlayStation exclusive " Days Gone " hits the console on February 22 , a trailer showing off the action players can find in the upcoming zombie slaughtering adventure revealed Thursday.

by | June 08, 2018 | 21:53

Samsung will likely unveil the Galaxy Note 9 sometime this summer. The new Galaxy J7 will have a 5.5-inch HD display, along with a 13MP F1.9 aperture front-facing camera and a 13MP F1.7 aperture rear camera. We aren't sure, if this is better than last year's 13MP unit with the same f/1.9 lens. Even though the company has not specified the prices or exact availability plans about the two devices, it did say that both of them will roll out in the USA through select retail and carrier ...

by | June 08, 2018 | 17:33

With iOS 12 , users will be able to FaceTime with up to 32 people, use a new app called Screen Time to monitor how long you're spending on specific apps. The Siri upgrade will integrate the voice-based technology with more outside apps. This identifies your device to Apple when it pings their update servers and lets them know the device is registered to receive beta versions of iOS 12 .

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:19

As for games, they say there will be 75 percent off certain games, including discounts on titles like PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , Monster Hunter: World , and Sea of Thieves . It's a pretty decent pair of deals , and you should certainly check them out if you're hankering after some Xbox action in the run up to E3 2018 .

by | June 08, 2018 | 16:01

The images , which first popped up over on the XDA-Developers forums show a phone that looks eerily similar to what previous leaks have suggested the Pixel 3 XL will look like. A Bloomberg report claims the notch at the top of the Pixel 3 XL will not be as wide as that on the iPhone X , but could be noticeably taller. Like on Pixel 2 , Google plans to use software optimisation to achieve "Bokeh" effect and sharper zoom on Pixel 3 devices, which will compete with the likes of Apple ...

by | June 08, 2018 | 11:28

Hitman 2 launches for Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on 13th November 2018, with more live content support also planned, improvised weapons including a fish, a flamingo disguise and the return of the briefcase. Elverdam also mentioned, "the story is getting much closer to Diana and Agent 47 as they hunt the Shadow Client". However when Agent 47 "learns his target's true identity and the truth about his past, it changes everything" the description hints.

by | June 08, 2018 | 07:12

The Vega microarchitecture released previous year in the form of the Vega 56 and Vega 64 not only failed to match inflated expectations, but graphics cards based on the GPUs also fell short of matching - let alone beating - Nvidia's top-of-the-range offerings.

by | June 08, 2018 | 06:13

The issue arose from a bug affecting Facebook's "audience selector" tool, which allows users to decide whether to publish a post only to their friends or to a broader audience. How did the bug impact Facebook posts? It happened when the platform started building a "featured items" section in profiles for users to highlight content of their choosing.

by | June 08, 2018 | 00:36

The KEY2 is expected to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 CPU and have 6GB of RAM. Meanwhile, the 4.5-inch touchscreen now gets 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3, which promises to be more scratch-resistant. Much of its renewed reputation can be attributed to the company's adoption of Google's Android mobile platform, and subsequently, a return to a familiar form-factor that first brought the company notoriety in the space.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:29

When shooting 4K video, the RX100 VI utilizes full pixel readout without pixel binning, which promises to keep moire to a minimum and avoid the "jaggies" that can sometimes otherwise ruin footage. Also, continuously shot images can now be played back in group on display instead of individually making it more convenient to review. AF drive speed and AF tracking sensitivity can also be adjusted via the menu system, giving shooters plenty of flexibility based on their focusing preferences.

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:22

And so will Amazon . BT Sport bought the other to add to the giant package they already purchased, when they and Sky Sports spent £4.5billion between them on 160 games. This means that the British telco will show 52 live games per season, up from 42 under its previous arrangement. Amazon will exclusively stream the first round of midweek games in December and all 10 games on St Stephen's Day via its Amazon Prime Video service, which now costs £7.99 (€9) a month or £79 for an annual ...

by | June 07, 2018 | 17:53

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Western sanctions against Russia haven't worked and both Moscow and the West would benefit from lifting them. Earlier, Austrian Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache said in an interview with the newspaper Oesterreich that "it is high time to put an end to these painful sanctions and normalize political and economic relations with Russian Federation".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:25

The role on offer is for a talented dungeon artist for the fantastical action RPG, which is referred to in the listing as "an unannounced project". There was nothing included in the actual job post that pointed to any new information about what the potential new Diablo game could be about, apart from that Blizzard wanted to make it "exceptional".

by | June 07, 2018 | 16:30

Instagram is preparing to launch a feature allowing users to post videos of up to an hour in length, according to The Wall Street Journal reported . The Facebook-owned company has been in talks with content creators about producing long-form video for the platform. Facebook has also made a big push in Facebook Live, a feature that lets people broadcast themselves live over the internet and directly onto the social network.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:44

This announcement comes with a new story trailer, giving players more of an idea of what's going on in this world. The trailer also shows off a little more of Code Vein's combat, which is more energetic than what we typically see from the genre.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:09

The energy centre is a test site for experimental tidal turbines and wave energy converters that generate electricity from the movement of seawater. Orkney was chosen because it is a major centre for renewable energy research. Microsoft said that while the first Project Natick test was to see if it was possible to operate an undersea data center, the second test is meant to learn if the "concept is logistically, environmentally and economically practical".

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:39

Those currently on Essential's Android P Developer Preview should see an OTA available on their phone's, and those who haven't yet made the switch can download and flash the Developer Preview, though it's possible Essential may introduce an easier method for that transition now that they consider this release "Beta" quality.

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:47

After Google announced its "Digital Wellness" for Android system, a function that can allow users to monitor how much they've spent on their handset, Apple followed suit in response to concerns raised by its investors calling for digital locks for kids.

by | June 07, 2018 | 08:59

As you might have guessed from the top GPU option, the ZenBook Pro isn't really designed for gamers. Asus has launched two new models of the Zenbook Pro laptop , with the highlight feature being the fact that the touchpad can now double as a secondary, touch-enabled screen.

by | June 07, 2018 | 03:25

The Sonos Beam is designed for three-channels, but it can almost make those three channels sound like true surround sound thanks to Trueplay - a software feature that calibrates the sound to the room. At some point this year it will also support Google Assistant. With the recently announced link between Alexa and Cortana , it looks like the Beam could have all the bases covered when it comes to digital assistants.

by | June 07, 2018 | 01:02

There are more than 30 stages to play, and the game offers multiple display options, with support for 4K resolution on a PS4 Pro and VR capabilities with the PSVR . It's also what may be Sony's most exciting announcement to date for PSVR. I definitely saw Tetris blocks in there somewhere, but they were buried under several layers of intriguing visuals and audio, paired with discussion of people seeing Tetris blocks outside of playing the game itself.