Preet Jha

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5G isn’t just faster, it will open up a whole new world

The transition from 3G to 4G went largely unnoticed by the average consumer, but the coming shift to 5G will be very different. It was clear at Mobile World Congress Americas earlier this month that after years of talk, major US wireless carriers are going all-in on 5G. Verizon is solving …

Internet of Things

Microsoft is working on ‘Windows Core OS’ to transform Windows 10 into a modular platform

Microsoft is working on an internal project to develop ‘Windows Core OS’ (WCOS). This will help the company transform the operating system into a …

Windows 10

PUBG Corp. Formed to Focus Entirely on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Development

Bluehole's former VP will lead the new company.<p>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds developer Bluehole has announced the formation of PUBG Corp., a …

Gaming

Elon Musk presents his vision for colonizing Mars by 2024

Elon Musk unveiled exciting changes to his vision of establishing a colony on Mars, and surprised us with a plan to use rockets to transport people …

Apple is really bad at design

Let me just rip this band-aid off...<p>The “notch” on the new iPhone X is not just strange, interesting, or even odd — it is bad. It is bad design, and …

Cuphead review

Despite its reputation as a difficult game, Cuphead generously teaches players to become experts<p><i>Cuphead</i> has a reputation for being difficult, so let’s clarify this up top: <i>Cuphead</i> isn’t impossible; it isn’t the <i>Dark Souls</i> of 2D shooters, nor is it the world’s cutest bullet-hell game; it isn’t even …

New Skull & Bones Game Will Include Narrative Campaign (video)

In an interview with PC Demo this week, Ubisoft has revealed more details about the new Skull & Bones pirate game which was unveiled at this year’s …

Forza 7 will be one of the largest games ever on Xbox One X | Trusted Reviews

<b>Forza Motorsport 7 is set to take up a whopping 100GB on Xbox One X, Turn 10 Studios has announced.</b> <br>The upcoming racing title is one of the few …

Nintendo's new console is having an incredible run, and the future looks even brighter

Nintendo's latest video game console is off to a killer start.<p>The barely three-month-old Nintendo Switch remains sold out everywhere. Its main launch game, "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild," is heralded as one of the best games ever made. And Nintendo has a huge new Mario game, "Super Mario …

New Nintendo 2DS XL review: A top-notch gaming portable - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The New Nintendo 2DS XL is basically a 3DS XL, minus the 3D, with a slightly improved design. It gives you access to a huge library of great games, including past DS, NES and SNES classics.<p><b>The Bad</b> The tiny stylus is very awkward to use. There's little new here for anyone who already has a …

Gaming

PS4 Spider-Man analysis from someone who worked on 5 Spider-Man games

Be prepared to dive into the details<p>Chris Baker worked on five Spider-Man video games in his career as the manager of licensed games for Marvel from 2007 to 2014, so the guy knows a little bit about turning a huge franchise into a game. He also recently recorded some thoughts on the <i>Spider-Man</i> …

Nintendo's Market Value Climbs Past Sony Corp

Nintendo's stock value is the highest it's been since 2008.<p>Thanks to the success of Nintendo Switch and Pokemon Go, Nintendo's market value has …

Gaming

Sega’s free, classic mobile games slammed as poor ports

“It’s a big ambitious vision, and with that there’ll always be challenges”<p>Sega Forever is one of those exciting ideas in theory — a new program from the publisher where classics from its entire library are made into free-to-play mobile games. But players have found that, in practice, Sega Forever …

The SNES Classic is real, arrives on September 29th for $80

The delicious rumors are true: Nintendo is gearing up to launch the SNES Classic, a miniaturized version of the glorious original Super Nintendo Entertainment System. According to Nintendo's Twitter account, the system will be available on September 29th with 21 games built-in -- including the …

Stand-alone Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered could go on sale next week

Target now lists mystery game’s street date as June 27<p><i>Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered</i>, the remake of the 2007 classic that came bundled with last year’s <i>Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare</i>, may be getting a stand-alone version. A call to Target puts the the current street date for the unannounced …

Why Spending 20 Hours a Day Playing Competitive Video Games Gave Me a Better Education Than School | Inc.com

I am going to preface what I am about to say with the fact that I know I'm not the majority. I know this isn't for the masses, and honestly it's not supposed to be. I grew up under the assumption that if you wanted to be great at anything, you had to pour your entire heart and soul into it. So I …

Profit

Tekken 7 review

You’d think that after 23 years, someone could be forgiven for throwing his son off a cliff and leaving him for dead.<p><i>Tekken 7</i> proves that family grudges are just as hard to kill as the franchise’s resilient characters, who reappear Lazarus-like as soon as they’re needed. The struggles between …

Sega Forever makes Genesis classics free on mobile

We have no shortage of shiny, life-like HD games these days, but if you'd like to revisit older titles from a bygone era, Sega has got your back. The video game company has just officially launched the first wave of the Sega Forever collection with five titles meant to begin "a retro revolution …

I'm so happy external GPUs are finally a thing

Laptops are an exercise in compromise. Faster processors, longer battery life, and quality materials usually mean sacrificing thermals, portability, and/or your bank account. Wanting a decent dedicated GPU will generally sacrifice all of these, and mainstream ultraportables avoid them like the …

E3 2017 reboots your childhood

Nostalgia for... 1993<p>Nostalgia for... Lego spaceships

Retrogaming

It's Official: Atari Is Working On A Brand New Game Console

Hell hath frozen over—Atari is getting back into the video game console business.<p>Last week, a strange and rather suspicious hardware trailer materialized on the website www.ataribox.com. The 21-second video showcased slick, panning shots of retro woodgrain and an illuminated Atari logo, quickly …

Retrogaming

Super Mario Odyssey hands on: boundless joy and invention

These are trying times on the world stage, with many despairing at the direction we seem to be heading in. Luckily, a hero is about to emerge to lead …

Gaming

E3 Was Different This Year, And It Wasn’t Just The Crowds

It’s the first day of E3. I’m walking the show floor—or more accurately, oozing across it, slug-like, followed by a trail of my own sweat. I’m …

E3 sales at Amazon, Samsung, and more of the week’s best game deals

Save on Nintendo Switch's latest game, Arms<p>E3 brings not only the announcement of new games, hardware, and accessories, but great sales on older products, like name-brand hardware featured in Amazon’s E3 sale, Samsung Gaming Monitors, and Xbox One S discounts. Another highlight includes savings on …

Razer's Blade Stealth packs a larger display into a familiar frame

While the Razer Blade Stealth is a solid laptop, that 12.5-inch display is rather confining -- especially when you know that there are other small laptops with larger displays. Razer is setting things right though. It's introducing a new version of the Stealth that stuffs a 13.3-inch, 3,200 x 1,800 …

Google Pixel and Pixel XL shipments reportedly reach one million

More than one million Google Pixel and Pixel XL devices are now believed have shipped. Though Google doesn’t release official sales figures for its phones, the shipment numbers have been estimated based on data from the Google Play Store.<p>One of the key features of Google Play is that it displays …

Mobile

Call of Duty: World War II multiplayer lets you fight as anyone, history be damned

Multiplayer modes throw out historical conventions in favor of player choice<p>As I rounded the corner of a trenchline on Pointe du Hoc I came face to face with a German soldier. My rifle was held high and, running full bore, I drove its bayonet into their chest delivering a mortal wound.<p>This is not …

Watch an hour of Super Mario Odyssey gameplay

The game looks amazing, watch all the footage right here<p>Nintendo showed a lot of <i>Super Mario Odyssey</i> at E3 this year, including two extensive playthroughs that do a good job of sharing the Cronenberg-style body horror and flexibility that comes from removing Mario’s literal soul and placing it into …

Shadow of the Colossus on PS4 is a complete remake, with optional new controls

But the original option is still there!<p>Sony made a big splash at E3 by showing off a PlayStation 4 version of <i>Shadow of the Colossus</i>, but what is the game they showed, exactly? The game has already been remastered on the PlayStation 3 — in 3D no less — so what exactly is this version of the game …