Microsoft Putting Xbox One’s Energy-Saving Mode at Forefront

The Xbox One has had an Energy-Saving mode that allows the console to consume less power overall. This mode can save “$6 to $15 in energy costs per year” according to Microsoft. At the moment, Xbox One owners can choose to turn on this mode, but they weren’t asked about using it when setting up the […]

YouTube to Offer Ad-Free Subscriptions

YouTube content creators who are on the YouTube partner system recently got a very interesting email today. YouTube is going to allow partnered channels to charge a monthly subscription fee to allow subscribers to watch their videos completely add-free. YouTube has made it very clear that this will be completely optional for partner channels to turn on and […]

ASUS Releasing a Limited Edition 20th Anniversary Graphics Card

ASUS released their first graphics card in 1995, and after 20 years of successful business, they’re releasing a new limited edition graphics card to celebrate the occasion. It will be a gold colored GTX 980 with a beefed up clockspeed of 1,431MHz. ASUS has yet to give a release date, but they are promising that it […]

New Xbox One Update Improves Achievements and Party Chat

The newest update on Xbox One has made some improvements to the achievements and party chat. Achievements now give more detailed information on each achievement when they popped up, so you won’t have to go into the app itself to see how you got it anymore. Party chat now has more icons to show microphone status and internet connections. This update […]

Improving The Witcher 3’s Resolution on Xbox One May Take More than DirectX12

At the moment, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is going to be 1080p on PS4 and 900p on Xbox One. CD Projekt RED is dedicating themselves to adding as many graphical and gameplay improvements to the game after release as possible, but Senior Game Designer Damien Monnier is not sure that DirectX12 alone will allow the Xbox […]

Kinect for PC and Tablets No Longer in Production

Microsoft has been producing standalone Kinect devices separate from the Xbox One bundle for use on PC and tablets for a while now, but not anymore. They’ve recently announced that they will be ceasing production of this version of the Kinect. The Xbox One version will still continue to be made, for now. However, Microsoft will […]

The Samsung S6 Edge Bends Just as Easily as the iPhone 6 Plus

Apple caught a lot of backlash for the fact that the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus phones bended decently easily, causing damage to the inner mechanisms and screen. Well, apparently the Samsung S6 Edge fairs no better. Both phones bend easily under 110 pounds of pressure as demonstrated by SquareTrade’s video. Also, the 6 Plus’ breaking […]