Known by many names as HTC T1, HTC Volantis, HTC Flounder and Nexus 8H, just to name a few, the purported device from Google has long been making rounds in the tech news world. Even as today, there's still haven't any official information given out by the California-based company.
However, there are people who claimed to be on the know saying that the upcoming tablet will soon be hitting the US and Japan retail shelves. Among the most recognized is tech Twitter leaker @upleaks who recently took to his/her social media to announce that the "HTC T1#WL(CDMA/LTE model) [will be] coming to US and Japan," and will be sold on Amazon U.S.
As previously rumored, the Nexus 9 was suggested to likely come from the manufacturing lines of ASUS and Samsung but strong speculations pointed out to HTC. more >>
The long-awaited wearable tech from Apple was launched and named simply as Apple Watch instead of its media-induced moniker, the iWatch, during its Sept. 9 unveiling. The Apple Watch is greatly compatible with iOS 8 iPhone and has a "premium rectangular design with rounded-off corners."
Right off the bat, the wearable gadget not only shows updates from the user's social media accounts like Facebook and Twitter, it also displays essential notifications like incoming calls, texts and emails. It basically cut off the need to check on those phones nesting on your pockets.
Inspired from the iPod Nano, the rectangular screen of the Apple Watch is seamlessly encased by custom alloys of stainless steel and aluminum that, as being said, will surely withstand the ordeal of active daily use. more >>
With the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus being released last month, reports are saying that Apple is looking to release 2 new tablets this month — the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3.
According to Re/Code, both gadgets could be launched on Apple's iPad October event on Thursday, Oct. 16. It is also heavily rumored that Apple will release the next version of its Mac operating system, OS X Yosemite.
The iPad Air 2 is the sixth generation of the original iPad and is expected to outdo its predecessor, the much-lauded iPad Air. KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo speculates that the Air 2 will come with an Apple A8 processor and it could have 2 GB of RAM. Kuo also predicts that the Air 2 will have an 8MP main camera, while the front-facing camera will be increased to 1.5MP. more >>
Ubisoft is not releasing one, but two Assassin's Creed games coming Nov. 11. While most are familiar with Assassin's Creed: Unity with all its game trailer hype and live-action teasers, another Assassin's Creed game, Rogue, is also going to be released alongside Unity.
The main difference between the two games is that while Assassin's Creed: Unity is coming out for the next-gen consoles (Playstation 4, Xbox One, and the PC), Assassin's Creed: Rogue is coming out for the older-gen consoles (Playstation 3 and Xbox 360).
Both Assassin's Creed games will be featuring different stories but it comes to a surprise as how Ubisoft can produce two games at the same time, even if they are coming out on different generation consoles. Either way, players and fans of the video game franchise are at crossroads on which one to get -- mostly depending on what generation console they are currently in possession. more >>
"Dragon Ball Xenoverse" is an upcoming fighting video game based on the Dragon Ball media franchise and is abbreviated as Dragon Ball XV. The game is developed by Dimps and will be published by Bandai Namco games. It will be released on the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, as well as on the PC. There is no exact release date but it is scheduled to come out sometime in 2015.
Only recently, Bandai Namco held a Network Test exclsuive to PlayStation 3 owners where they are to play the game with other players who have registered for the test. Players will start their adventure in Toki Toki City and will begin fighting each other there.
Bandai Namco had previously revealed in a tweet about the characters which will be available to play. Characters in this roster included Goku, Kid Gohan, Piccolo, Krillin, Yamcha, Tien, Raditz, Nappa, and Vegeta. Other characters to be included in the roster would likely be announced in the coming months up till release. more >>
The Gear S, Samsung's sixth in the line of the wearable smartwatches is expected to come out later this month as the company has already announced that the top wireless carriers in the U.S. will be offering the device. Samsung has also unveiled specs and features for their new wearable on their website.
AT&T has already announced that preview and test units will be available in their retail stores across the country. Sprint, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless will also be offering the device in their packages soon.
The specs for the next Samsung wearable is listed on its website and is as follows: more >>