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AT&T to roll out mobile 5G network in Dallas, Atlanta and Waco, Texas, by the end of this year

24 minutes agoTechnology / Microsoft : WMPoweruser

AT&T, one of the largest mobile networks in the US, today announced its plans to roll out mobile 5G network to customers in a dozen cities, including parts of Dallas, Atlanta and Waco, Texas, by the end of this year. They will reveal...Show More Summary

Microsoft releases new firmware update for Surface Pro 3 that resolves Meltdown and Spectre security issues

37 minutes agoTechnology / Microsoft : WMPoweruser

Microsoft yesterday released a new firmware update for Surface Pro 3 devices. This update includes new firmware for Surface UEFI resolves security vulnerabilities including the Meltdown and Spectre. Surface UEFI (v3.11.2350.0) resolves potential security vulnerabilities, including Microsoft security advisory 180002. Show More Summary

Xbox marketing chief confirms more 360 games will be upgraded for Xbox One X

More Xbox 360 games should look crisp on an Xbox One X in the future. When the Xbox One X launched, Microsoft surprised consumers by announcing that certain Xbox 360 games would be enhanced for the console. Experiences like Fallout 3 and Halo 3 look absolutely stunning on a 4K display due to the increase in resolution. Show More Summary

Call of Duty: WWII directors leave Sledgehammer Games

Activision has confirmed that Sledgehammer Games co-founders and Call of Duty: WWII directors Michael Condrey and Glen Schofield are leaving the studio. According to the company, they will stay with the publisher despite their departure...Show More Summary

Microsoft Launcher with Cortana is truly great on Android

If you have never seen Microsoft's Launcher for Android in action with Cortana today is your lucky day. Here is our quick video tour of this productivity-focused launcher. The Microsoft Launcher for Android has been out for four months now and it is steadily picking up features every couple of weeks. Show More Summary

New WhatsApp Beta for Windows Phone update brings new public feature

WhatsApp has been busy, and only 2 days after the last update have pushed out a new update for their WhatsApp beta app for Windows Phone, taking it to version 2.18.28. The update brings the ability to add a description to a WhatsApp group. Show More Summary

XCOM 2 gets unexpected Xbox One X upgrade

No one was expecting it but XCOM 2 is suddenly Xbox One X Enhanced. Xbox One X gamers woke up to a rather surprising find this morning. XCOM 2, the beloved strategy game, is now Xbox One X Enhanced. While it's unclear what the exact upgrades are, during our testing we found the frame rate to be more stable and the visuals to be crisper on Microsoft's new console. ...

Microsoft teases HoloLens 2 and “Mixed Reality Cloud”

The Microsoft HoloLens is getting somewhat long in the tooth, getting ready to celebrate its second birthday in March 2018. Microsoft has already teased HoloLens 2.0 in July 2017, when it spoke about its new Holographic Processing Unit, which features an AI coprocessor to natively and flexibly implement Deep Neural Networks on the device itself. Show More Summary

USB-C audio: Everything you need to know

The port on the phone isn't the only difference, but some things are the same as they have always been. There's a good chance the next phone you buy will support USB-C audio, even if it still has a "regular" 3.5mm headphone jack. That...Show More Summary

Elite Dangerous Beyond: Chapter One expansion launches this month

Elite: Dangerous is a surprisingly popular space simulator given its complexity and learning curve. Today, Frontier Developments announced that Elite: Dangerous' latest expansion, Beyond: Chapter One, will launch on February 27, 2018. Show More Summary

Cities: Skylines mods now available on Xbox One

Get ready to add everything from swimming pools to giant hamsters to your city. Updated February 20, 2018: A number of free mods are now available for Cities: Skylines on Xbox One. Console players can now get their hands on a curated...Show More Summary

Snapchat unveils gif stickers and tabs in upcoming new update

Snapchat has now aped an Instagram feature for once, rather than the latter. The firm has introduced Giphy integration (via The Verge), into the app, allowing users to now attach gifs into their snaps via stickers. There’s also support...Show More Summary

Mixer's Direct Purchase lets streamers recommend games and earn a little cash

Mixer's new Direct Purchase gives streamers another way to monetize their channels. Microsoft previously announced that it is working on new ways for Mixer streamers to monetize their channels, and now the first new feature to come out of that effort is rolling out....

Spotify might be building its very own smart speakers soon

Smart speakers are one of the new frontiers in consumer technology, and Spotify might be working its own. Musically spotted an ad placed by Spotify for an Operations Manager for Hardware Product. “Spotify is on its way to creating its...Show More Summary

How to fix screen auto-rotation problems on Windows 10

If your tablet is not longer auto-rotating when changing orientation, then use this guide to troubleshoot and fix this problem. On tablets and convertible devices, Windows 10 can control their motion sensor to rotate the desktop to landscape...Show More Summary

Google begins its roll out of the Google Pay app and service

Last month, Google announced that it was merging Android Pay and Google Wallet together into one new app/service: Google Pay. Today, the firm is taking its first step and rolling out the app to users worldwide, with US users reportedly getting it first. Show More Summary

Path of Exile's Bestiary expansion lets you hunt dangerous prey on Xbox One and PC

Grinding Gear Games is introducing even more content to Path of Exile next month. Path of Exile is a Diablo-like free-to-play game which relies purely on cosmetic microtransactions to sustain development. Today, Grinding Gear Games announced that a new content update, called Bestiary, will hit PC on March 2, 2018. An Xbox One release will follow roughly a week later. ...

Mixer is introducing Direct Purchase soon

Nearly a month ago, Mixer announced that the company was investing in more ways to help streamers monetize their channels. One way Mixer aims to do this is with a new program called Direct Purchase, allowing viewers to buy a game that a person is streaming directly from their channel page. Direct Purchase was previously […] Read More: Mixer is introducing Direct Purchase soon

Samsung patents another foldable smartphone

Samsung has filed another patent for a foldable smartphone with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) last year. The filling was made public by WIPO this week which shows Samsung’s plans for a perfect foldable device. The...Show More Summary

Burnout Paradise Remastered launches on Xbox One in March

Fans have been requesting a Burnout Paradise remaster for years now and it's finally happening! Today, Criterion Games announced that Burnout Paradise Remastered should launch on March 16, 2018 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4. According...Show More Summary

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