Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 97:

Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Microsoft sheds more light on how “Game Mode” in the upcoming Windows 10 Creators Update will improve gaming performance   —  Plus details on strict limitations for UWP apps running on the Xbox One.  —  SAN FRANCISCO—A few months ago, Microsoft announced that its upcoming Windows …
Mar 5, 2017, 7:00 AMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Nintendo Switch review: amazing portable experience with a great display but lacks big-name games and has weak software support, lingering hardware issues   —  Hybrid system merges an amazing portable experience with a middling TV console.  —  Since the release of the Game Boy in 1989 …
Mar 1, 2017, 9:45 AMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Oculus CTO John Carmack defends his code against ZeniMax's copyright infringement accusations   —  During expert testimony, the Oculus CTO “just wanted to shout ‘You lie!’”  —  Oculus CTO John Carmack was largely vindicated last week when a jury cleared him of any personal liability in a case …
Feb 3, 2017, 10:35 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Hands-on with Nintendo Switch: 720p screen is sharp, using a single small Joy-Con controller with both hands is cramped   —  Unique Joy-Cons are a mixed bag, and where are all the games?  —  The Nintendo Switch is trying to be all things to all gamers.  This can be a strength in some ways …
Jan 15, 2017, 1:55 AMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Nintendo unveils Switch, a game console/tablet hybrid with two detachable controllers and a dock for connecting to a TV; device launches in March   —  Tablet system docks to connect to HDTV, comes with detachable controllers.  —  In a three minute “Preview Trailer” released this morning …
Oct 20, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
What to expect from Sony's Sept. 7 event: quieter PS4 Slim with updated DualShock controller, more powerful PS4 “Neo”, and an update on PlayStation VR   —  Slim PS4, upgraded “Neo” console, and more should be discussed.  —  Sony stayed strangely quiet about its upcoming hardware plans …
Sep 7, 2016, 2:30 AMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
What to expect from Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo, EA, Ubisoft, Bethesda, and others at E3 2016   —  Keep track of the press conference madness and more with our rundown.  —  The Electronic Entertainment Expo may be a bit smaller this year, thanks to some high-profile publisher departures.
Jun 11, 2016, 12:45 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
With fewer than 500K Steam Machines sold in the last seven months, Valve's SteamOS appears dead in the water   —  Sales of under 500,000 machines so far show an utter lack of market demand.  —  It's been about seven months now since Valve officially got into the hardware business with its Steam Machines …
Jun 6, 2016, 12:10 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Sources: Xbox compatible VR game slated for 2017 launch by a well-known European studio   —  New info lends credence to reports of new, VR-compatible console from Microsoft.  —  Ars can confirm that at least one major developer is currently planning to release a new virtual reality game …
May 27, 2016, 4:00 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
PlayStation VR will cost $500 with Camera and Move controllers, which are required for positional tracking and many games; preorders start on March 22   —  PlayStation VR's true cost: $500 when bundled with needed accessories  —  All in.  —  When Sony finally announced a $400 price tag …
Mar 18, 2016, 11:15 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
New IP licensing program to power digital transformation in connected cars  —  Toyota is first partner in Microsoft's new program to help car makers build better driving experiences.
Worldpay:
Download the Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments.  Discover global market insights.  Calculate your potential sales uplift.  Access the site now.
Zoho:
A Starter's Guide on how to Optimize your Website and Rank Better in Google  —  In recent times, SEO has clearly become the byword in internet marketing.  Most websites now pay attention to their keywords …
eero:
What is mesh WiFi, exactly?  —  Learn the benefits of a true mesh WiFi network at home - and how eero's TrueMesh is different than others.