A new commercial featuring the "Mario Kart 8" has appeared on Nintendo's official YouTube account and gamers are wondering if what was being shown in the commercial was the makings of a new Wii U GamePad.
The commercial seemed a bit sketchy though, as Nintendo blurred out the details, but that just amped up fans even more, wondering if this was a new Wii U GamePad in the works. Many also noted that the video was labeled as "European Version" despite being up on the Nintendo Japan YouTube account.
However, the feeling of excitement and hopefulness was stopped almost immediately as Nintendo Life reported that the commercial was actually pretty old -- around six to seven months old to be more precise. more >>
Microsoft is currently preparing for another big reveal of their much-awaited new operating system software, the Windows 10. The Redmond, Wash.-based tech giant is planning to unveil more of the Windows 10 features at the upcoming January press event particularly its consumer-centric features.
But before that happens, another alleged pre-release Windows 10 build has been leaked out into the Web, revealing a number of new features which include a Cortana integration and a new Xbox app.
According to Technobuffalo.com, the OS build number 9901 is a consumer preview of Windows 10. more >>
To further solidify the story behind the supervillain whom the Dark Knight is slated to face off in the upcoming game from Rocksteady Studios, Batman: Arkham Knight, DC Comics announced this weekend that they will be releasing a comic book series to serve as a prequel to the game.
According to DCComics.com, the prequel comic book series will follow the events of Rocksteady's Batman; Arkham City.
As stated, the story begins right after the events of Arkham City where Bruce Wayne is still recovering from his injuries. During this period, Gothamites assumed that the city could now live without the Batman's protection especially, since the Joker is dead and Arkham City is already closed. more >>
Ubisoft's latest offering, the Assassin's Creed: Unity, has received a constant barrage of complaints and grievances ever since it was initially launched on Nov. 11 for a number of technical issues that apparently plagued the game.
This leads the studio to release a series of patches in an effort to compensate the bugs and crashes pointed out by its players. Ubisoft even offered a free DLC pack, the Dead Kings DLC, for free as a gesture of apology to its loyal gaming fans.
For the most recent, Ubisoft has announced yet another major update for Assassin's Creed: Unity which as reported by IGN, is expected to arrive by Monday, Dec. 15. more >>
The tech world was put into frenzy when a photo of an alleged prototype of the yet-to-be announced flagship from Samsung, the Samsung Galaxy S6 surfaced on the Web over the weekend.
The image of the purported prototype S6 first made its appearance on the Dutch blog site Toptienmobiel.com. On the mentioned site, a person is holding a white smartphone that bears the brand label of the South Korean-based tech company.
The leaked image also featured the device having quite a large screen size and is surrounded by ultra-thin bezel and metal edges. It also suggests that the smartphone has a very thin design. more >>
Is it a laptop? Or is it a tablet? That's what most people say when they see the new laptop-tablet hybrids that have been popping up nowadays. In 2013, Lenovo led the pack when it introduced its hybrid PC, the IdeaPad Yoga, and since then other manufacturers have followed suit to produce their own versions of the convertible laptop.
Here, we pit Acer's foray into the hybrid market, the Acer Aspire Switch 10, versus Lenovo's IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro. Each has its own unique features, but one is priced twice as much as the other.
Design: The IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro retained its predecessor's original design, so it has the same silver finish with the addition of a rubberized trim to make it more stable when in Tent mode. Those who want their gadgets in brighter colors can also get the device in clementine orange. It measures 12.99 x 8.66 x 0.61 inches and weighs 3.06 pounds. This convertible ultrabook has four modes— Laptop, Stand, Tent, and Tablet. more >>