Category Archives: Gadgets

Lifx smart light (A19/A60)

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Smart lighting is without a doubt one of the most useful – and most fun – elements of the smart home. The ability to make your lights turn on, dim, and even change color, all just using your voice, starts off as incredibly novel, and swiftly becomes a staple smart home feature. Lifx has created something interesting […]

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Xiaomi is bringing its smart home devices to the US — but still no phones yet

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Xiaomi, the Chinese smartphone maker that’s looking to raise as much as $10 billion in a Hong Kong IPO, is continuing to grow its presence in the American market after it announced plans to bring its smart home products to the U.S.. The company is best known for its well-priced and quality smartphones, but Xiaomi […]

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Rage 2 Reveal Date Confirmed for May 14

Rage 2 is real. First listed on Walmart Canada, the game will be officially revealed on May 14. Publisher Bethesda confirmed this in a tease that hinted at the date of the announcement. The tweet included colours used by the official Rage account in response to Walmart’s leak. Aside from Bethesda teasing an official reveal for May 14, […]

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Amazon won't distribute Terry Gilliam's ill-fated movie

The internet behemoth recently shifted its focus to blockbuster projects that are more likely to garner international buzz. And while Don Quixote has both Gilliam and a slew of top-tier actors attached (Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce and Stellan Skarsgård among them), the chances of it achieving Lord of the Rings status aren’t very high. It’s […]

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Review: Huawei’s P20 Pro is a shiny phone with a strong personality

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It’s been a month since Huawei unveiled its latest flagship device. I’ve played with this phone for a few weeks and it’s one of the most interesting Android phones currently available. The P20 Pro is a solid successor to the P10 and a good alternative to other flagship phones, such as the iPhone X and […]

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Flipkart-Walmart Deal Announced; Walmart to Buy 77 Percent Controlling Stake for $16 Billion

Walmart has agreed to pay $16 billion (roughly Rs. 1.07 lakh crores) for a roughly 77 percent stake in Indian online shopping site Flipkart, the US retailer’s biggest foreign investment as it battles rival Amazon.com in one of the world’s biggest emerging markets. The deal, capping almost two years of talks, will help the Bentonville, Arkansas-based retailer fortify […]

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Google's Android TV dongle is real — but it's for developers

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The team announced that over 3,600 apps and games are currently available for the platform, and they showed off the “content first” app experience that launched quietly with Android Oreo. Just like Google’s other platforms, AI-powered assistant features are expanding here, with support for more languages and countries, as well as an improved flow. With […]

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Watch Google I/O keynote live right here

How did you find Microsoft Build yesterday? We don’t really have time for your answer because Google I/O is already here! Google is kicking off its annual developer conference today. As usual, there will be a consumer keynote with major new products in the morning, and a developer-centric keynote in the afternoon. The conference starts […]

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Shantae Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition Nintendo Switch Review

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Shantae Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition for Nintendo Switch is developed by WayForward, a studio known for its work on licensed games such as Adventure Time, as well as remakes like Ducktales: Remastered. Like the latter, Shantae Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition is also a platformer, though it isn’t as unforgiving as Ducktales. The Shantae series has […]

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A VR quest to make you care about endangered species

Initially, Dragayeva’s team thought all it would need to do was drop food in front of its cameras and the animals would be drawn to them and more or less ham it up. Dragayeva and her team spent months in preproduction working on scripts for Virry only to discover that animals don’t follow any schedule […]

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