Monday, 22 October 2018

Lenovo K5 Pro, K5s Smartphones and Watch S, Watch C Launched

Alongside the Lenovo S5 Pro, the Chinese company on Thursday also launched the Lenovo K5 Pro, K5ssmartphones as well as the Watch S and Watch C smartwatches. The Lenovo K5 Pro sports dual front and back cameras, a large 4,050mAh battery, and a 5.99-inch full-HD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio. The Lenovo K5s,…

Red Dead Redemption 2 Might Release in 2019 on PC

Red Dead Redemption 2 might release sometime in 2019 on PC, according to Europe’s largest consumer electronics retailer Media Markt. Dutch website TechTastic spotted a Red Dead Redemption 2 PC listing on Media Markt’s Swedish website on Friday, carrying a release date of December 31, 2019. That’s a common placeholder date used by…

Gartner Says Global IT Spending Will Grow 3.2 Percent in 2019

Driven by increased Cloud adoption, worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.8 trillion in 2019, an increase of 3.2 percent from expected spending of $3.7 trillion (roughly Rs. 270 lakh crores) in 2018, according to the latest forecast by market research firm Gartner. Global spending for devices – PCs,…

Half-Life 2: The Orange Box, Left 4 Dead, More Have Been Enhanced for Xbox One X

Four classic Valve titles — Half-Life 2: The Orange Box, Left 4 Dead, Left 4 Dead 2, and Portal: Still Alive — from the Xbox 360-era have been enhanced and added to the Xbox One X₹ 42,400 backward compatibility programme, Microsoft announced Thursday. Given The Orange Box is a video game compilation, it could be seen…

OnePlus 6T to Reportedly Get a Dedicated Night Mode for Better Low Light Shots

OnePlus 6T₹ 36,999 is set to go official at the company’s launch event scheduled for October 30 in New York as as well as Delhi, India. Considering this is a mid-year update, one wouldn’t expect many big internal or external upgrades. OnePlus has already confirmed a few changes though — the presence of…

Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 Bundle Coming to India

The Red Dead Redemption 2 PS4 bundle will be coming to India. According to several sub-distributors speaking to Gadgets 360, Sony India plans to bring in the 1TB PS4 Slim bundled with a copy of Red Dead Redemption 2 on disc. With most hardware bundles there’s no exact date from Sony but it is…

Xbox One October Update Brings New Avatars, Dolby Vision, and More

The October update for the Xbox One is now rolling out, Microsoft announced Thursday. It brings tons of new Xbox Avatars, support for Dolby Vision HDR, a new Xbox Skill for Cortana and Alexa (only in the US), and five new languages for the built-in Narrator. Microsoft has updated the Avatar Editor for Xbox, allowing players to choose from “a…

Scientists Grow Tiny Human Retinas in a Dish

Kiara Eldred sometimes compares her nine-month-long scientific experiments, growing tiny human retinas in a laboratory dish, to raising children. Eldred, a graduate student at Johns Hopkins University, starts by growing thousands of stem cells and feeding them nutrients and chemicals that will steer them to develop into the retina, the…

Oppo Hyper Boost Mobile Acceleration Unveiled to Take on Huawei’s GPU Turbo, to Arrive on Oppo R17 Duo First

BBK-owned Chinese smartphone giant Oppo just before the launch of its latest K1 smartphone teased its new Hyper Boost mobile acceleration technology. An attempt to take on Huawei’s GPU Turbo, this technology offers to accelerate overall performance of a smartphone during intense usage sessions. The company has now gone ahead and unveiled the technology officially in China. Initially, Oppo says, the Oppo…

Fallout 76 In-Game Currency ‘Atoms’ Can Be Spent on Cosmetic Upgrades Only

The in-game currency in Fallout 76, called ‘Atoms’, can only be spent on cosmetic upgrades such as skins and outfits, Bethesda has revealed. Additionally, players on Xbox One will get 500 Atoms for free, due to Microsoft’s long-standing partnership with Bethesda. In an interview with Xbox Live programming director Larry Hryb, Bethesda VP Pete Hines said that…