The latest Android update, the KitKat 4.4.4, is one of the most awaited updates for most Android phones. Unfortunately, not all Android compatible smartphones will be getting the update. The Samsung Galaxy line is set to get the update but not all models have gotten it yet, including the S5.
Although the S5 still hasn't received the update, other variants of the S5 smartphone like the Active and the Sprint have already gotten the KitKat update.
Some smartphone series of the Galaxy line have already gotten the update like the Galaxy S3. The version being used by the S3, however, is an obscure version of the 4.4.4 KitKat. more >>
The fifth main title to the "Shin Megami Tensei: Persona" series, "Persona 5," has no specific release date but is set to come out on 2015 in Japan and in North America. Furthermore, the title will only come out on the PlayStation 3 and Playstation 4.
The plot for the game is still unknown but the game's director, Katsura Hashino, has stated that the game's central theme will be freedom and how the game's characters will attain it.
Hashino was only confirmed to have been given full development responsibility in 2012, and this was after his work with another Atlus title "Catherine." "Catherine" had used a third-party game engine but "Persona 5" will be using a specially built-in game engine. more >>
The electronics market will be seeing a lot of new devices coming out from Apple from here on out and it's going to be busy for the Cupertino company. Of all the product lines the company will be announcing, only the iPod Touch isn't getting a new device.
The last iPod Touch, the 5th generation Touch, was released some two years ago alongside the iPhone 5S. It held up well during the two years it was released, being praised as a big redefinition of the line since it was first released some seven years ago.
The redesign that was given to the 5th generation iPod Touch resembled that of the iPhone 5; slimmer, the same 4-inch display, Siri, iSight, as well as different color options. more >>
**UPDATE: Minecraft on the Xbox One has been released. Minecraft: Xbox One Edition launched Friday, September 5th and costs $19.99.
Minecraft had first started out on the desktop PC but is now spreading across the consoles during the recent years. It has been released on the Mac, the Playstation 3, and the Xbox 360, with ports for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and the PSVita coming soon. more >>
Smartwatches have been around for a fair amount of time and the market for it isn't unheard of. What's surprising however, is how Motorola plans on approaching it.
Motorola's Moto 360 will be the first of the company's Android-based smartwatch, but it will be the only one up against the impending release of Apple's iWatch. It separates itself from the rest of the square-faced Android Wear by introducing a round-face type design.
Motorola has already announced the smartwatch alongside the Moto X+1 and the Moto G successor with a probable late September release. As for the price, the company is retailing the watch at $250 in the United States. more >>
The console port for the Diablo III expansion, "Reaper of Souls," was released mid-August last month with the title "Ultimate Evil Edition." Later the same month, Patch 2.1 for the game was released in the U.S. and included new features as well as bug fixes.
New features included Seasons, Greater Rifts, Leaderboards, and The Cesspools.
The Seasons feature is an optional, recurring game mode where players start from entirely from scratch where they can level up their character in Normal or Hardcore mode. Any gold, artisan level, and equipment they might have in Single-player mode cannot be used in the Seasons Mode. more >>