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Microsoft Adds Twitch Support Back to the Xbox Dashboard Nearly 5 Years After Its Removal

Streaming from a console is nothing of a new concept and has been the norm for the past few years. In fact, the OG Xbox One came bundled with Twitch and Microsoft fully integrated it into the Xbox Dashboard in 2014. Somewhere down the line in the frenzy of updates…

Google’s New Developer Preview for Wear OS 3.2 Brings Basically Nothing New to the Table

Wear OS has had a turbulent past to say the least. Despite being the first one to arrive at the smartwatch scene, Google was never able to capture the glory or hype of the Apple Watch and the juggernaut it has now become. This is further made evident by the…

Sony Unveils the Final PlayStation VR2 Design

When Sony released the first PlayStation VR, it surprised a lot of people. Nonetheless, it turned out to be smashing success with over 5+ million units sold, thanks to the conservative price and a solid linup of games. Sony is releasing the next iteration soon, and today they have released…

GIGABYTE Says Next-Gen PCIe Gen5 GPUs Will Move from 8-Pin to New 16-Pin Power Connectors

GIGABYTE today issued a press release today announcing their brand new, flagship power supply: the UD1000GM 5.0. As the name suggests, the UD1000GM 5.0 is a 1000W PSU with an 80 Plus Gold efficiency rating and flagship features but almost none of that matters. The exciting bit here is that…

Bandai Namco Reveals Exact Regional Times For Elder Ring Release Around The World

Elden Ring is days away from us and with hype at an all-time high, the game couldn’t release sooner. FromSoftware, in tandem with George R.R. Martin has created their most ambitious title yet taking heavy cues from Souls games like Bloodborne but still making Elden Ring its own unique thing.…

Valve Overhauls Steam Discount Policy

Steam is one the biggest digital game distribution service on PC, well known for its generous discount runs throughout the year. These discounts also help developers with discovery on the platform, and potentially reach out to a wider audience.   However, some also misuse the system by offering miniscule discounts to…

Intel Reveals Its Roadmap for Processors to Release Throughout 2025: Major Plans Ahead For Client CPUs

Intel is no stranger to laying out plans for its future products. They did exactly that with the announcement of the company’s first-ever discrete GPU lineup, Arc Alchemist, giving us the codenames of the next four generations to come. Same was done for Intel’s upcoming process nodes last year that…

Windows Insider Build Brings New Optimizations and Features for Windowed Games

Microsoft has recently introduced a new game optimization feature on Windows for legacy games on DX10 and DX11. ‘Optimizations for windowed games‘ aims to improve latency and bring new features like Auto HDR and Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) for legacy games running on Windowed and Borderless Windowed mode.  This optimization…

Preorders for the Pre-Binned Core i9-12900KS Go Live with Deliveries Expected in March

Back at CES 2022, Intel announced the Core i9-12900KS, with the “S” standing for “special edition“. Intel has released these types of CPUs in the past as well. They’re basically cherry-picked pre-binned processors that have the best silicone possible for maximum overclocking potential. For the unaware, “binning” is a process in which the the…

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Cyberpunk 2077 ‘Next-Gen’ Update 1.5

Cyberpunk 2077 promised players the moon before release, and we all know how the launch went. Nevertheless, CDPR has been hard at work improving the game and they have recently released the much awaited patch 1.5 for PC, consoles and Google Stadia. This update brings major improvements to the game,…

Windows 11 Gets Android App Support, New Notepad and Media Player Apps, and Taskbar Enhancements in Major Update

Despite a somewhat shaky start, Windows 11 is going strong. At launch, it was riddled with bugs and strange inconveniences but Microsoft has worked hard to patch up everything. I am Windows 11 Insider myself and even on the Beta Channel, the builds are almost perfectly stable with no noticeable…

[Exclusive] Samsung Galaxy A13 4G European Pricing, Storage and Color Options Leaked

Samsung is preparing to launch multiple smartphones this year under the A-Series brand. The Galaxy A13 5G is the most recent device of the lineup launched for the US markets. There will also be a 4G version of the device, dubbed as the “Galaxy A13 4G”. Today we have managed…

ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 With AMD Ryzen 9 6900HS And Radeon RX 6800S Beats Intel Competition in Latest Benchmark

AMD announced their new lineup of Ryzen mobile processors at CES 2022 earlier this year. The Ryzen 6000 “Rembrandt” APUs were supposed to AMD’s most revolutionary mobile chips yet with RDNA 2 integrated graphics. Similar to Intel’s Alder Lake mobile, these chips were supposed to launch at the start of…

Horizon Forbidden West Gets It’s Own LEGO Set

Horizon Forbidden West is finally coming out in a few days, 18th February to be specific. To mark the event the game is getting it’s very own Lego set, called the Tallneck, which also includes a small figurine of Aloy, the game’s protagonist. The set is rated 18+ with 1222…

Even NVIDIA Doesn’t Know When The RTX 3090 Ti is Coming Out

NVIDIA announced a bunch of new GPUs at CES 2022 earlier this year, one of those being the company’s new mainstream flagship: the RTX 3090 Ti. As the name suggests,  the new graphics card was going to become the top-end SKU in NVIDIA’s RTX 30-series lineup. Originally, it was supposed…

Intel Xeon Sapphire Rapids CPU Eclipses The Competition in New AIDA64 Benchmark

Intel‘s next generation of Xeon processors, “Sapphire Rapids-SP“, has been subject to many leaks over the past few months giving us a good idea of the performance we can expect out of them. Today’s leak adds to that giving us not only AIDA64 numbers for Intel Sapphire Rapids-SP Xeon but…

Call Of Duty 2022 is A Sequel to 2019’s Modern Warfare And Will Come With A “New Warzone Experience”

In a recent blog post pertaining to the recent updates released for Call Of Duty: Vanguard and Warzone, the COD staff also went over their plans for the future of the series. In particular, they revealed a few key details about the next two big Call Of Duty things coming…

First Android 13 Developer Preview Goes Live With New Customisation Features and More

Android releases sounded better when they were named after a desert. Nevertheless, Android 13 is finally here in the form of the first developer preview. The developer preview is one of the first phases of testing, followed by months of beta releases before final launch. The Android 13 developer preview…

PlayStation Announces 7 New Indie Games Including Hello Neighbor 2 For PS4 and PS5

PlayStation just announced seven brand new indie games over the course of one and a half hour over on the PlayStation Blog. Each game was revealed after five minutes through a separate dedicated blog post that went over the details of the game. These games will be making their way…

Samsung Exynos Xclipse 920 GPU is Only 17% Faster Than Previous-Gen Exynos 2100 Mali-78 GPU

Samsung held its Galaxy Unpacked event yesterday where they finally unveiled the Galaxy S22 series to the world. The phone, as expected, is the latest and greatest from Samsung and represents the best the company has to offer for mainstream consumers. Interestingly enough, throughout the entire event not once did…

iPhones Will Soon Accept Contactless Payments With Apple Tap to Pay

Apple is going to turn every iPhone, or rather most of them, iPhone XS and later only, into a contactless payment terminal. Wait, Actually? Yes, with the introduction of ‘Tap to Pay’ on iPhone later this year.  ‘Tap to Pay’ will enable merchants to use their iPhones as a contactless…

[Exclusive] Official Renders of Galaxy S22 Series Smart Clear View Covers and Smart LED View Covers

Samsung is scheduled to launch their flagship line-up of smartphones, the Galaxy S22 Series at Unpacked 2022, set to take place on the 9th of February. A major focus of the event will be on the Galaxy S22 Series smartphones and then the Galaxy Tab S8 Series. The devices have…

Rockstar Confirms It’s Working On GTA 6 With Development “Well Underway”

After what has seemed like an eternity, Rockstar has come forward and acknowledged the existence of GTA 6 at last. Since 2013, Rockstar has milked GTA 5 to its bones but it seems like the time to retire the cow is finally here. The company has released a new newswire…

AMD CEO Confirms Next-Gen RDNA 3 Graphic Cards Are Still Slated For 2022

AMD‘s upcoming Radeon RX 7000 GPUs based on RDNA 3 architecture, along with its Ryzen 7000 next-gen processors are supposed to launch this year. While it may seem like the current RX 6000 series and Ryzen 5000 CPUs were just launched yesterday, by the time their subsequent successors have succeeded…

Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League Has Been Reportedly Delayed To 2023

It’s been nearly seven years since Rocksteady released its last game, Batman: Arkham Knight. Since then, a myriad of rumors and leaks hinted at several different projects, none of which ever came to fruition. However, the curtain was finally lifted on Rocksteady’s next big DC game at DC Fandome 2020.…