Excitement bursts out on every fan of the hit sci-fi first-person shooter video game franchise, "Halo," when an announcement broke out to the Web saying that Microsoft, through 343 Industries, is releasing an online multiplayer for PC version of the game.
The delight felt among fans was, however, quickly quelled out when they learned that it will only be exclusively rolled out to Russia.
The announcement from Halo Waypoint said that the studio has been working closely with affiliates Saber Interactive and Innova Systems to deliver an "all-new" and totally "free" Halo Online game. more >>
It's been two weeks already since the new MacBook 2015 was announced, and yet there is still a lot of buzz surrounding the new ultraportable laptop from Apple.
Speaking of ultraportable, another upcoming device that has been under the radar of tech enthusiasts for months is the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. Last year, the Redmond, Wash.-based manufacturer developed the great device with the Surface Pro 3. It enabled users to seamlessly transfer from working on a tablet to a laptop.
This time around, Microsoft will certainly bring its A-game to the table in order to beat the new MacBook. more >>
The long-awaited episode to the "Arkham" video game series of "Batman" has been delayed yet again. The game was originally scheduled for release on June 2, but recently, its developer Rocksteady Studios announced that the game will be out several weeks after, on June 23. This is the second delay for the game – the first one was when they moved the release from October 2014 to June 2, 2015.
According to a report in PC Gamer, the reason being cited by the developer is "last-minute quality assurance."
"We're a developer that hates to make any compromises, so we are very sorry to say this means it's going to be just a little bit longer until you can play the epic conclusion to the Arkham trilogy," the press release states. more >>
After letting the world wait for a couple of months, Asus is now beginning to launch its highly popular Zenfone 2 smartphones to the biggest markets in the world.
According to a report by GSM Arena, the Android-powered smartphone is getting ready to be launched in China. However, for those of you who have been following up on reports, the Asus Zenfone 2 is not just one device, but a group of devices that have varying sizes, storage options, CPU frequency, and RAM amount.
The Zenfone 2 devices that will be making its way to China are only the 5.5-inch versions. more >>
Adventure video game "Broken Age" is set to launch its Act 2 for PS4 and PlayStation Vita by the end of next month.
Double Fine Productions has just announced an Act 2 for its point-and-click adventure game, "Broken Age," which will be launched for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on April 28.
Initially released in January 2014 under the working title, "Double Fine Adventure," the first Act of "Broken Age" began as a crowdfunded project, and ended up one of the largest of its kind with over 87,000 backers raising more than $3.45 million within the space of a month. It remains among the highest-backed crowdfunded ventures to date. more >>
HTC has another hit on its lineup as the company recently announced its new flagship phone, the HTC One M9, at Barcelona's MWC 2015. Elegantly designed and armed with impressive specs, the phone proves that it can go head to head against many top phones in the market. But how will it fare against Samsung's 2014 best seller, the Galaxy Note 4? The Galaxy Note 4 got a lot of attention due to its big screen, stylus, and premium design, and it still continues to do well though the Korean company has already announced its latest flagship, the Galaxy S6.
Here, we compare the two devices:
Design: The HTC One M9 is superbly crafted, with its all-metal body and gently rounded back which makes it easier to hold. The edge of the phone is a different color from the body, which gives it a two-tone effect. . The phone measures 5.69 x 2.74 x 0.38 inches and weighs 5.54 ounces. Color variations to choose from include a gold edge around a silver body, a polished silver edge around a dark grey body, and a polished gold edge around a gold body. The phone has an IP X3 rating and is splash resistant. more >>