The legendary game programmer has been hired by Oculus VR – the startup working on virtual reality head-mounted display Oculus Rift – as CTO.
The Moto X’ Active Display feature, which lights up the screen to display notifications, has been adapted in a third-party app called for Android 4.3 devices.
WhatsApp popularity is virtually unchallenged in today’s connected world, and the service is being updated with push-to-talk voice messaging to celebrate the achievement of 300 million active monthly users.
Xbox One chief product officer Marc Whitten has confirmed that the next-gen console's DVR won't be recording at full HD, but rather 720p at 30 frames-per-second.
Recently a DotA 2 player took a photo of an on-screen changelong while on a tour of Valve's offices and leaked it onto the net. The internal changelog mentions Left 4 Dead 3 as well as Source 2, all but confirming their status as current Valve projects.
Mozilla has launched Firefox 23 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android, introducing a new logo for the browser and a plethora of new features and bug fixes for every platform.
A Nexus 4 and 7 spotted running on Android build KRS36B suggest Google is already hard at work on bringing out Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie, the expected major upgrade to the OS after Jelly Bean.
Some were a bit perplexed as to why Motorola isn’t shipping it’s Moto X handset with Android 4.3, but worry naught, because Motorola CEO, Dennis Woodside, has hinted that Google’s latest Jelly Bean will eventually grace the company’s new handset.
An Australian woman was swindled out of AUS$1500 (US$1335) when she bought two iPhones from a stranger off a classifieds site, only to find an apple inside each iPhone box.
You didn’t have to be a rocket scientist to tell the recent Surface RT price cuts were just the beginning of something. Something that’s now seen both the Surface Pro and Acer Iconia W3 get heavy discounts themselves.
Well, what do you know. Despite recent struggles and ominous projections, BlackBerry is going forward with plans of new smartphones based on the BB 10 operating system.
Micro-stuttering has always been the bane of a multiple-GPU setups for quite some time. AMD claims to have a fix for this with its new Catalyst 13.8 driver.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 mini may be hitting Verizon’s network soon, as pictures of the device sporting the carrier’s logo on its back have surfaced online.
Google has hit the button on the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for the HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play edition phones, following through on their promise of speedier updates for both devices.
SmartNamo is an Android OEM that practically came out of nowhere a couple of months ago, announcing a fairly intriguing 5-inch smartphone dedicated to a very controversial political figure in India, Narendra Modi, the current Chief Minister of Gujarat (nicknamed the “Iron Man” of modern India).
The latest figures on global smartphone shipments reconfirm Android’s dominance with almost 80 percent share, with iOS and Windows Phone trailing far behind.
The USB 3.0 Promoter Group has officially announced USB 3.1, a finalized update that will deliver 10Gbps throughput, meanwhile, also enabling backward compatibility for existing 3.0 and 2.0 products.
Microsoft has launched the official Office Mobile for 365 app on Android as promised, but similar to the iOS version, users will need an Office 365 subscription to be able to use it for both viewing and editing of documents.
This August is shaping up to be a busy, busy month for America’s number one wireless communications service provider. Verizon will reportedly look to finally unveil its own version of the HTC One, plus its exclusive new Droid family members and the Moto X.
Revenue disclosed by Microsoft in a recent SEC filing says that it sold approximately 1.7 million Surface units since launch and 400,000 Surface Pro tablets.