Musical.ly app shuts down as users get moved over to Tik Tok

Musical.ly app shuts down as users get moved over to Tik Tok

Musical.ly users opened their phones to a surprise today as they found the app replaced with a new logo and name: Tik Tok. The app was acquired by Chinese company ByteDance in November 2017, which absorbed Musical.ly into its own Tik Tok app this morning. Existing Musical.ly users have been migrated over to their new […]

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Your Phone app

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Your Phone app

Microsoft today released a new preview for PCs withyou’re your Phone app and improvements to Narrator. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the company plans to release later this year. The company is also releasing builds from the 19H1 branch, which, as its name indicates, will arrive in […]

Windows PCs, Macs are slow and crash constantly, mocks Google

Windows PCs, Macs are slow and crash constantly, mocks Google

Video: Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 first look. Tired of Microsoft’s and Apple’s desktop alerts? Try a Chromebook, says Google. If you need speed, Google thinks Chromebooks are the notebooks to buy in its new ad showing off their “built-in virus protection, a battery that lasts all day, and automatic updates”, offering a “new way of […]

Leaked Pics Show a Scary-Big Notch on an Alleged Pixel 3

Leaked Pics Show a Scary-Big Notch on an Alleged Pixel 3

Above: Google’s Pixel 2 Photo: Sam Rutherford (Gizmodo) Based on the timing of last year’s Pixel 2 launch, we’re still a solid two months away from confirming whatever Google has planned for 2018. But that isn’t going to stop internet sleuths from trying to dig up any info they can. Over the weekend, two leaks […]

Taiko no Tatsujin drumming games head to the west in November

Taiko no Tatsujin drumming games head to the west in November

Say hello to Drum ‘n’ Fun and Drum Session. Taiko no Tatsujin drumming games have been confirmed for western release on both PS4 and Switch in November. The titles — Drum ‘n’ Fun on Switch and Drum Session on PS4 — have been confirmed for North America and Europe (we’re attempting to confirm Australian availability […]

Watch SteamVR 2.0 track 6 HTC Vive Pro headsets at a VR arcade

Watch SteamVR 2.0 track 6 HTC Vive Pro headsets at a VR arcade

Valve is slowly starting to roll out the foundations for the next version of its SteamVR platform, and developers are already getting to grips with it. VR Arcade operator Tower Tag this week posted the below video. It shows six people, each wearing an HTC Vive Pro headset, using gun-shaped peripherals fitted to the Vive’s […]

Fortnite phenomenon turns epic game developer into billionaire

Fortnite phenomenon turns epic game developer into billionaire

Tim Sweeney made Fortnite a phenomenon by doing something that sounds crazy: He gave it away. That strategy has made him a billionaire. In an industry chock-a-block with monster hits, such as Candy Crush and Pokemon Go, Fortnite’s popularity isn’t surprising. Its revenues are. Between the release of the current version in September and the […]

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 Has Radical New Features

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 Has Radical New Features

Samsung is ready to cancel the Note range and the Galaxy Note 9’s eye-watering price is likely to be a big reason why. But don’t write this phone off yet, because Samsung has suddenly confirmed it has genuinely radical upgrades…   In a trio of new teaser commercials (below), Samsung has decided to publicise features which […]