3 Hours Ago Earlier this month, The Magic Leap One mixed reality headset launched in the United States. The headset features NVIDIA’s Tegra X2 chip, 8GB of memory, six degrees of freedom movement and 128GB of storage.
5 Hours Ago Microsoft has announced a companion mobile app to its Xbox Game Pass game subscription service. The free Android and iOS app will allow Game Pass users to browse the service’s game catalogue and start downloads on their Xbox One consoles.
6 Hours Ago Battle royale game sensation Fortnite is available on practically every current gaming platform, including the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC and Mac, as well as iOS and Android devices.
8 Hours Ago Toronto-based health and wellness platform Carrot Rewards has announced that Canadians have walked one trillion steps since the app launched in June 2016. Carrot Rewards, which is currently available in Ontario, British Columbia and Newfoundland, allows users to earn points for loyalty programs like SCENE, Aeroplan and RBC Rewards in exchange for hitting daily step goals...
8 Hours Ago PUBG Corp. has announced that its hit battle royale game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) will leave early access on Xbox One on September 4th. The Preview Edition of PUBG launched on Xbox One in December 2017, while PC players received the full 1.0 version of the game during the same month.
14 Hours Ago Google has 15 data centres around the world to help manage services like Google Search, YouTube, Gmail and more. However, with so many tasks to be carried out on a daily basis, there is also a large amount of energy consumption taking place in each of these centres.
Yesterday Sony is currently running an ‘Attack of the Blockbusters’ sale on the PlayStation Sale, offering discounts on a variety of major AAA games. Below is a highlight of some of the most notable PlayStation 4 deals, listed in Canadian dollars.
Yesterday Google is looking into releasing a Chromecast that features Bluetooth functionality and improved Wi-Fi connectivity, according to a filing made to the United States’ Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
Yesterday Giphy has launched a redesigned homepage that features a new series of GIF ‘story’ collections curated by an editorial team. While stories may sound similar to the 24 hour ephemeral photos and videos on Snapchat and Instagram, Giphy’s new feature is more akin to Twitter Moments.
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4 Days Ago Every few months, Best Buy holds a ‘Friends and Family’ sale that offers discounts on a variety of smartphones and related accessories. The latest Friends and Family sale takes place this weekend from August 17th to 19th.
5 Days Ago Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has announced Looney Tunes: World of Mayhem, a multiplayer mobile game that pits iconic Looney Tunes characters against one another. Launching this fall as a free-to-play Android and iOS game, World of Mayhem will feature over 70 characters from the popular cartoon franchise, including Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Marvin the Martian, Elmer Fudd and...
5 Days Ago Game publishing giant Electronic Arts’ new Madden NFL Overdrive mobile game is now available on iOS and Android. As EA announced earlier this year, Madden NFL Overdrive is revamped version of the previously offered Madden NFL Mobile game, bringing with it overhauled graphics and new seasons, modes and teams.
5 Days Ago Tencent and PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) have announced that PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG Mobile) has surpassed 100 million downloads around the world. PUBG Corp. also confirmed that PUBG Mobile recently surpassed 14 million daily active players around the world.
5 Days Ago Sony has announced that it has sold three million PlayStation VR systems worldwide since launch in October 2016. The Japanese tech giant also confirmed that 21.9 million PS VR games and experiences have been sold to date.
6 Days Ago Live sports streaming platform DAZN has announced that it has signed a three-year Canadian distribution deal for the World Boxing Super Series (WBSS). Under the deal, 15 fight nights will be available in both Canada and the U.S.
6 Days Ago Blizzard Entertainment’s hit dungeon crawling action-RPG Diablo III is reportedly coming to the Nintendo Switch sometime before the end of the year. In a since-deleted post, Forbes stated that the Diablo III: Eternal Collection containing the base Diablo III game and its Reaper of Souls and Rise of the Necromancer expansions will come to the Nintendo Switch later this year.
6 Days Ago Apple has updated its Maps app to include indoor information for 18 shopping malls across Canada. With indoor Maps, iOS users will be able to get an overview of store locations, restrooms, parking lots, escalators, stairs and more.
6 Days Ago The next version of Microsoft’s Xbox Elite Controller will release in October, according to The Verge senior editor Tom Warren. On Twitter, Warren said that the controller is codenamed “Washburn” and will cost $149 USD (approximately $195.85 CAD).
6 Days Ago Instagram has announced that users can now send private polls to one another through direct messages. Previously, polls were only available publicly through stories by using the poll sticker feature added in October 2017.
7 Days Ago Microsoft has revealed some of its Xbox announcement plans for the gamescom gaming event taking place during August 21st to 25th in Cologne, Germany. In an Xbox Wire post, the tech giant confirmed that the Tuesday, August 21st episode of its monthly Inside Xbox webseries will feature “news, game reveals, exclusive footage, new bundles and accessories...
7 Days Ago Sports streaming platform DAZN Canada has announced that it will be livestreaming the 2018 Super Cup on Twitter. The UEFA annual soccer match organized will take place at 3pm ET on August 15th, 2018.
7 Days Ago Microsoft has revealed this week’s new Xbox Store sales offer up to 67 percent off a variety of Activision games, primarily the Call of Duty franchise.
7 Days Ago Video game publisher Activision Blizzard is finalizing a deal to sell a Toronto franchise in its Overwatch League (OWL) of esports gaming, according to a report from ESPN.
7 Days Ago Sports streaming service DAZN has secured broadcasting rights for Italy’s Serie A in Canada. The 2018-19 Serie A season will begin this weekend, while DAZN’s broadcasting deal will run for three years, until the end of the 2020-21 season.