News Updates

NFS 2017 to Feature Offline Single-Player, EA’s Ghost Games Reveals

EA-owned Ghost Games has confirmed that a new Need for Speed game will release later this year, with the return of a feature whose omission had infuriated many: the option to play offline. “You will be able to play through a single player experience completely offline,” the developers said in an official blog post. “Before […]

Games

Destiny 2: The 5 key things PC gamers need to know

  It seems like only yesterday, or just over seven weeks ago, that we found out Destiny 2 would be coming to PC, shedding the original’s console-only shackles. On Thursday, Bungie revealed more details about the upcoming multi-player first-person shooter. A lot of it’s good, some of it’s not so good, and some of it’s downright surprising. […]

Computer

It’s time for PC game demos to make a comeback

  I’ve been privately lamenting the lack of PC game demos lately. There was a time when demos were commonplace: a chunk of a brand new game you could try out for free before you bought the full game. Demos gave us a chance not only see what a game had to offer and whether […]

Games

Rockstar Games, Take Two seem to back off of PC game modders

  Earlier this month, Grand Theft Auto publisher Take-Two angered the PC gaming community after sending a cease and desist letter to the developers of the OpenIV modding tool. OpenIV allowed people to create modifications for GTA IV and GTA V single player, but according to its creators, the letter said their tool could “allow third parties to defeat security features […]

Games

Tencent to Limit Honor of Kings Play Time for Kids Amid Addiction Worries

  Tencent Holdings, China’s biggest gaming and social media firm by revenue, said it would limit play time for some young users of Honor of Kings from Tuesday, amid claims that children were getting addicted to the popular mobile game. Parents and teachers have complained that children were becoming addicted to the multiplayer online battle […]

Internet

FYJC online admission process to restart from June 22, technical glitches resolved

  The online admission process for Class 11, which was marred by technical glitches, will restart from June 22. The Minister for School Education Vinod Tawde said that the administration will take a day off to resolve the technical glitches that are clogging the system to ensure that it functions smoothly. He assured the parents […]

Tech Updates

Key Trends To Watch As BlackBerry Reports Q1 Earnings

  BlackBerry is expected to publish its Q1’18 results on June 23. We expect the company’s revenues to trend lower on a year-over-year basis, amid lower service access fee and hardware revenues, although this could be partially offset by higher enterprise mobility software sales. Below we provide a brief overview of what to expect when […]

Tech Updates

Samsung Galaxy J7 Max to Go on Sale in India Today

  HIGHLIGHTS Samsung Galaxy J7 Max price in India is Rs. 17,900 The smartphone was first unveiled last week It is the first smartphone with Samsung Pay Mini Samsung Galaxy J7 Max will go on sale in India on Tuesday, after being unveiled last week. To recall, the Samsung Galaxy J7 Max price in India […]

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Karnataka CET mock seat allotment 2017 to release soon at kea.kar.nic.in

  The Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA) will publish the CET mock seat allotment result today at kea.kar.nic.in. The Common Entrance Test (KCET) was held on May 2 and 3 and the KEA had declared the results on May 30. The seat matrix for engineering and other courses was published on June 14 and the option […]

Tech Updates

Sony Mobile to discontinue mid-range Xperia line up

  Telecommunications company Sony Mobile has confirmed plans to discontinue the mid-range Xperia line-up of smartphones and will only focus on flagship devices going forward. The dropped line up which the company considers “premium standard” includes models like the Xperia XZ Premium and XZs at the top end and mid-rangers like the Xperia XA1 and […]