Microsoft has stopped production for it's wearable fitness tracker, the Microsoft Band 2. This device was first introduced two years ago, and now it seems that the company will give way for other firms to continue with this wearable niche.
In contrast, several firms have vowed to expand their production line for health and fitness hardware. That includes FitBit with it's new Charge 2. FitBit is revamping their popular fitness trackers, with much better activity tracking and newly added tools.
One evidence that Microsoft has stopped Band 2 production is it's absence in the online store. A spokesperson for Microsoft also said that the company will not produce a Band 3 this year. However, it will continue to provide customer service to people who already own a Band 2. more >>
Disregarding the recall fiasco of the Galaxy Note 7, Samsung has no doubt released some of its best smartphones to date this year. However, Sony is trying to catch up in the smartphone arena with the release of their premium devices. Today, we compare the two companies' flagships, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Sony Xperia XZ.
Display and Body
Perhaps the most iconic and promising feature of the Samsung smartphone lineup is their display. The Super AMOLED technology ensures deep blacks and vivid color saturations in the screen. The Galaxy S7 sports a 5.1-inch display that has Quad-HD 1440 x 2560 resolution. more >>
The new "The Division" 1.4 update is going to be released soon and is already accessible via the Public Test Servers. With players getting really excited about the update, what will it bring to the already great video game?
Balancing the Game
The new update version 1.4 for "The Division" is set to be released this month. Several reports have stated that game developer and publisher Ubisoft has long been trying hard to come up with the most impeccable update they can deliver to the game. This new patch is said to be improving the overall gaming experience of the hit online video game. more >>
The action roleplaying game franchise "Borderlands" is no doubt one of the hugest titles when it was released back in 2009. However, with fans clamoring for a third installment and still no official word from the developers, is "Borderlands 3" still coming out?
Is 'Borderlands 3' Still Happening?
Gearbox Software is the video game developer company behind the "Borderlands" franchise. After the first game's release, there has been at least one sequel and one prequel to the game, with at least three spinoff games that expanded the series. more >>
The upcoming action adventure video game "Yooka-Laylee" has long reached its crowdfunding goals. With its looming release date, fans have been clamoring for a physical copy of the game, but will the developers finally give in to this outcry?
"Yooka-Laylee" is considered the spiritual successor to "Banjo-Kazooie". With it, developer Playtonic Games is hoping for the game to receive a similar reception for the new video game. And it did. At its time of announcement last May 2015, "Yooka-Laylee" has become the first video game in Kickstarter to have reached a crowdfunding of $1 million. more >>
The "Naruto Shippuden" franchise has no doubt garnered a pretty huge following over its run, both in the manga and the anime. The newest video game iteration, "Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4", was just released earlier this year and the publisher is already teasing for an expansion.
"Road to Boruto" Expansion
It is no secret that the well-received "Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 4" will be getting an expansion pack. However, the "Road to Boruto" content is teased to be coming next year already. Fans are delighted to hear this news, seeing that it has been less than a year since the game was released. more >>