News Archive

Next Week in Gaming: August - Week One

Continuing on from last week, this series of articles is to help keep you guys up to date with what's been happening in the gaming world, and fill you in on what's coming in the week to come. I'll be announcing game releases, interviews, as well as introducing next week's

T-Mobile Drops The Price Of BlackBerry Classic

T-Mobile has officially announced a price drop for the BlackBerry Classic and if you have been holding out to purchase the smartphone, now is the time. The carrier has slashed the price by $70, so the smartphone can be purchased for only $369.99 without a contract.

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Gets Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

Prior recalling all NVIDIA Shield Tablets manufactured between July 2014 and July 2015, the company has released a software update. The update bumps the OS to Android Lollipop 5.1.1 and aside from standard Lollipop improvements, it brings a few additional fixes and improvements.

New Google Glass To Use Snap-On Design

Many things about the next iteration of the Google Glass will be different, including its overall design. A report from the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) says Google is using a snap-on design with the headset. The "Enterprise Edition" of the AR device is for businesses.

Sony Hints At Gold Xperia Phone Launching Next Week

A new Xperia smartphone that'll be available in gold seems to be coming from Sony and it could launch next week. Sony has already confirmed it is going to announce a new Xperia product on August 3 and a recently posted teaser on Twitter hints at the product being a gold phone.

YotaPhone 2 Won't Be Available In US

Yota Devices has cancelled the release of the YotaPhone 2 in the United States. The phone is unique because it includes a secondary e-ink display and it has received some positive attention. Yota Devices cannot bring the handset to the United States due to logistical issues.

14M Devices Running Windows 10

Microsoft's newly released operating system, Windows 10, is already running on over 14 million devices. The company revealed Windows 10's reach in a blog post on Thursday. Microsoft will make the OS more widely available in the coming days and weeks.

Trial Finds Ebola Vaccine Is 100% Effective

A very effective vaccine for the Ebola virus may have been created. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports a trial of an Ebola vaccine in Guinea has found it is 100% effective. As long as the vaccine's effectiveness holds up in tests, it could be used to end outbreaks.