Asus unveiled ZenFone 2, which is the first smartphone with a 64-bit processor and 4 GB RAM but with an affordable price.
The smaller Zenfone 2, with 2 GB of RAM and 16 GB internal storage has a starting price of $199. The price of the 4 GB version has not been announced as of this time.
Design and Build more >>
When it comes to gadgets, you generally get what you pay for. For instance, a tablet that costs $99 will be functional, but the display won't have the same resolution as other premium tablets, and most likely it won't be as fast or as powerful either.
Here, we pit two premium tablets against each other—The Samsung Galaxy Pro 8.4, a device with one of the most pixel-dense displays in the market, and the Amazon Fire HDX 8.9, a tablet that has Dolby's audio enhancing technology and extensive parental controls.
Design: The Amazon Fire HDX takes its design cues from the 2013 version and measures 9.1 x 6.2 x 0.31 inches and weighs 0.82 pounds. It's one of the slimmest and lightest tablets in the market. more >>
Without a doubt, the Apple Watch is one of the most anticipated technology products slated to hit the shelves this year and it may arrive earlier than what is expected.
The Cupertino-based tech company is already "finishing up" the final touches on Apple's upcoming wearable gizmo, 9to5Mac reported.
The publication was told by insider sources that the "device is currently on track to ship in the United States by the end of March." more >>
Microsoft found itself in a dilemma as it faced a cyber attack by hacker group H4LT, which illegally accessed its Xbox One SDK or software development kit and got a hold of confidential information.
The group posted a link of the Xbox SDK on its Twitter page and also posted screenshots of the kit. Through the SDK, other developers could end up being able to make homemade games for the console, be it professional developers or even amateurs.
Not only that, but H4LT also stated that they found out information on games that have yet to be released and were able to access their early builds. more >>
"Mario Kart 8" closed 2014 with a bang coming out with more than a few Game of the Year awards from several online news and gaming outlets.
In the gaming industry, there are no set criteria as to how to determine the best games of the lot. However, it is still considered a compliment to be considered at the top of all the games that come out yearly. Such is the case for Nintendo's Wii U game "Mario Kart 8" as its success earned it positive reception as one of the best games of the year.
The staff from Euro Gamer called "Mario Kart 8" its Game of the Year, calling it "a welcome slice of pure pleasure" and considered it the pinnacle of Nintendo's "Mario Kart" series. more >>
The online roleplaying game "Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic" is now available for purchase on Google Play thanks to Aspyr Media Inc.
The Texas-based console game company managed to port the 2003 RPG game and has now made the game available for Android phones running the Android 4.1 OS and up.
The download is available at Google Play at a relatively large 2.4GB, but it promised "a full KOTOR experience" for its gamers. During the time of release the game is available foronly $5, a 50 percent discount upon opening, so gamers are encouraged to check it out as soon as possible. more >>