The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE has reportedly been officially canceled because of serious hardware issues.
The cancellation of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE was first reported on Monday. The release date of the smartwatch was suspended earlier due to persistent hardware problems, and LG will issue a full refund for U.S. customers who have pre-ordered the device, according to an iDigital Times report cited by Realty Today (RT).
"We understand that you are currently reviewing our latest smartwatch … our engineers were made aware of a hardware issue which affects the day-to-day functionality of the device," RT quotes LG's official announcement about the decision to pull out the Urbane 2nd Edition LTE. "After further investigation, the decision was made to cancel the rollout of the Urbane 2nd Edition LTE due to the complicated nature of the issue." more >>
Microsoft is offering lots of Black Friday deals for Xbox One bundles, Surface tablets, and personal computers.
To begin with, Microsoft is taking $50 off its Xbox One bundles with some packages dropping down to as low as $299. These bundles include the "Gears of War: Ultimate Edition," "The Lego Movie Videogame," and the "Gears of War" Special Edition bundles, according to Tech Times.
In a video clip welcoming Black Friday, Microsoft announced its big discounts for various gadgets and gaming consoles. The company is offering a personal Bundle that includes a Surface Pro 4, type cover, sleeve, and Microsoft Office, Newzy reports. more >>
"Grand Theft Auto" (GTA) 6 fans are already clamoring for details on their favorite game series even though it is still a long way ahead of the release, and some rumors about the game have already surfaced.
After GTA 5 was released for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC, gamers are now hungry to know what the next game will look like. Rumor has it that GTA 6 will feature a "state-to-state" map of America and players will be able to "teleport" from one place to another, according to Neuro Gadget.
A lot of GTA 6 fans are hoping that Rockstar will include the rumored map feature in the next game, and some are hoping that the rumors about the game's characters and story will come to pass. Unfortunately, the developer still has not confirmed anything about it, Vine Report (VR) details. more >>
The much-awaited movie "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" is four months away but this will not keep fans from ogling the new Batsuit and the new Batmobile in detail. For fans who have the game "Batman: Arkham Knight," the game's DLC pack this November will bring them exclusive content from the movie, according to a report in IGN.
Another report in Tech Times said that the movie tie-in content will be filling in some of the gaps of what is still not known about the movie, which is a lot, given the secrecy with which the movie's plot and other details are being handled.
The "Batman v. Superman" content includes a high definition Batsuit, which is the new Batsuit that is featured in the film. Fans will be able to get up close and personal on the said suit and will be able to scrutinize it closely. more >>
Fans of the action RPG "Deus Ex" will need to wait for another six months before they can get their hands on the next installment of the series, "Deus Ex: Mankind Divided." Publisher Square Enix has made it known that the game had been delayed to August 2016, instead of the original February 2016 release date. According to IGN, the announcement was made on the game's website, which cited that the developer, Eidos Montreal, did not want to "compromise on quality" and thus needed to move the game's release date.
The developer said in its statement by studio head David Anfossi that in order for "Mankind Divided" to be the worthy successor of "Human Revolution," they need "more time in post-production for tuning, iterations, and refinement to meet (their) high standards." The statement also noted how fans of the game series had high expectations for the next game and that the developer intends to exceed these expectations. After apologizing for the delay, they also said that developing "Mankind Divided" was both a "privilege" and a "huge responsibility."
"Deus Ex: Mankind Divided" is being developed for the PC and current-generation consoles, the PS4 and the Xbox One. It was announced over two years ago in October 2013 and was officially unveiled in April 2015. The game is said to be using a new game engine called the Dawn Engine. more >>
There is new content arriving for "Destiny: The Taken King," which was recently released. Bungie seems to be keeping good on its promise to bring new content for its recent expansion, as a recent leak is showing that a new quest for "Destiny" will be arriving, called "A Tale of Two Guardians." According to a report in Tech Times, the leak came out of Destiny DB Tracker.
The brand new quest is said to be tied with the game's Refer-a-Friend program that was recently announced by Bungie. Gamers will be able to get many rewards which include primary telemetry, special telemetry and heavy telemetry. The quest also brings with it new emotes and legendary weapons, according to the report.
The leak provided details on how to succeed in the upcoming quest. According to the report, most of the missions require the players to work together with a Linked Friend, which is where the Refer-a-Friend program comes in. Among the missions listed are: Comrades in Arms, which requires the player to finish a story mission with a Linked Friend; Wanderers, where the player needs to finish Patrols with a Linked Friend; Forged in Fire, where the player has to win a Crucible match with the help of a friend; Pushing Back the Darkness requires the player to finish the Daily Heroic Story quest with a friend; the player needs to finish a Heroic Strike with a friend with the Heroic Challenges mission; and lastly, the Lighting the Night mission requires the player and a friend to finish the Weekly Nightfall Strike. Other missions that do not require a Linked Friend are Our Own Story and More Tales to Tell. more >>