Kuo: HomePod Mini 2 to Begin Mass Shipments in Second Half of Next Year

Apple will begin mass shipments of the second-generation HomePod mini in the second half of 2024, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In his latest tweet sharing industry information, Kuo said Apple supplier Goertek has secured assembly orders for the ‌HomePod mini‌ 2, “which will start mass shipments in 2H24.” More to follow… Popular Stories Report […]

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Apple Watch Ultra With Nearly 10% Larger Display Rumored to Launch Next Year

A new Apple Watch Ultra with a larger 2.1-inch display will be released in 2024, according to a report today from Taiwanese publication DigiTimes, citing industry sources. This lines up with information shared last month by Jeff Pu, a tech analyst at Hong Kong-based investment firm Haitong International Securities. The current Apple Watch Ultra has […]

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Microsoft is removing these classic Xbox games from sale as soon as next week

What you need to know Xbox recently issued a bulletin on its Xbox Live status page noting that some Xbox 360 games will be removed from digital storefronts on February 7, 2023.  Some of these games do not have proper store listings on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, despite being backward compatible.  It shouldn’t […]

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Microsoft is removing these classic Xbox 360 games from sale as soon as next week

What you need to know Xbox recently issued a bulletin on its Xbox Live status page noting that some Xbox 360 games will be removed from digital storefronts on February 7, 2023.  Some of these games do not have proper store listings on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S, despite being backward compatible.  It shouldn’t […]

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Kuo: Apple Likely to Launch Refreshed iPad Mini Early Next Year

Apple will launch a new iPad mini next year with mass production set to begin in the first quarter, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a series of tweets, Kuo said there may be no new iPad releases in the next nine to 12 months, since “the iPad mini refresh is more likely to begin […]

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Kuo: Apple Likely to Launch Refreshed iPad Mini Early Next Year

Apple will launch a new iPad mini next year with mass production set to begin in the first quarter, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a series of tweets, Kuo said there may be no new iPad releases in the next nine to 12 months, since “the iPad mini refresh is more likely to begin […]

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The next two weeks of Xbox Game Pass include Hi-Fi Rush, Inkulinati, and more

What you need to know Xbox just wrapped up its Developer_Direct show, which featured a number of upcoming first-party Xbox games. After the show, Xbox shared all the games heading to Xbox Game Pass in the coming weeks. This includes Hi-Fi Rush, a rhythm action brawler that surprise launched today. Other notable additions include Age […]

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4A Games offers update on the next Metro amid Ukraine war, releases SDK

What you need to know Metro Exodus developer 4A Games has shared a studio update with fans, discussing what it’s like to develop games in the midst of Russia’s war of aggression in Ukraine while also mentioning its plans for the next Metro game. The Ukrainian studio is doing as much as it can to […]

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Metro Exodus dev offers update on the next game amid Ukraine war, releases modding SDK

What you need to know Metro Exodus developer 4A Games has shared a studio update with fans, discussing what it’s like to develop games in the midst of Russia’s war of aggression in Ukraine while also mentioning its plans for the next Metro game. The Ukrainian studio is doing as much as it can to […]

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Next year’s Galaxy S24 series could have exclusive Snapdragon 8 chipsets as well

Samsung’s Mobile eXperience (MX) team is allegedly working on a bespoke chipset for future Galaxy flagship phones. However, it’s still early days and it will not be ready for the Galaxy S23 series. However, development is far enough along that TM Roh is scheduled to speak at the S23 unveiling about the new chipset (says […]

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The next major Minecraft 1.20 feature is personalized armor trims

What you need to know Minecraft 1.20, the next major Minecraft content update, is focused on player expression and creativity. On Tuesday, Mojang Studios announced another new feature coming with the update: armor trims. Players will be able to customize their favorite armor with one of 11 unique patterns and 10 different colors. The feature […]

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Samsung to Debut First Laptop With a Touchscreen OLED Display Next Week

Samsung says it is set to begin mass producing OLED laptop displays that integrate touch sensors directly into the panel, with the technology expected to make a debut in new Galaxy Book models next week (via ZDNet). The panels use OCTA, or on-cell touch AMOLED technology, to achieve the feat, which allows them to be […]

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Samsung will continue to use special Snapdragon chip next year

For the first time in history, Samsung will use a Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset in all its Galaxy S series smartphones (Galaxy S23) sold worldwide. And this change comes after years of disappointments with its in-house Exynos processors. However, Samsung isn’t using the same Snapdragon chip everyone else uses. The South Korean firm will use a […]

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What’s Next for the Mac: M3 iMac, 15-Inch MacBook Air, Mac Pro, and More

Apple last week announced a slate of new Macs, including an updated Mac mini with M2 and M2 Pro processors and faster 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pros with the all-new M2 Pro and M2 Max chips. With just modest updates, the new Macs have left some wondering if there is anything else in store for […]

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Hakii Mix brings open-ear audio to your next headband

Startup Hakii has unveiled a new smart headband that packs in open-ear audio, giving exercisers an alternative to bone-conduction headphones and traditional in-ear options.  The stereo, open-ear audio is packed into the 90g headband, which can be adjusted with magnetic clips on both sides to create a more comfortable fit.  As you would expect, there’s […]

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iPad Pro With OLED Display Again Rumored for Launch Next Year

Apple is continuing development of OLED panels for new iPad Pro and MacBook Pro models to be announced in 2024 and 2026, respectively, according to a report from Korea’s ET News. The report states that Apple and one of its Korean display suppliers, believed to be Samsung, have started working on OLED panels for an […]

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iOS 16.3 is launching next week with several fixes

Apple’s new iOS 16.3 software update will bring key fixes once it arrives next week. It will remove the horizontal lines appearing temporarily on the screen and fix the lock screen and its widget. It will also have support for the new 2nd-gen HomePod and physical security keys. Apple identified the horizontal lines on some […]

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iOS 16.3 Coming Next Week: Here’s What’s New

Wednesday January 18, 2023 6:32 am PST by Sami Fathi Apple announced today that iOS 16.3 will be available for iPhone customers next week, bringing just a few new features and enhancements to ‌iPhone‌ customers around the world. In a press release today announcing new Apple Watch bands, Apple said iOS 16.3 will be available […]

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Next Microsoft Surface Duo phone could feature Galaxy Z Fold-like design

According to a new report from Windows Central, the third-generation Microsoft Surface Duo smartphone could feature a foldable screen on the inside, a cover display on the outside, and a 180-degree hinge, similar to Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold series devices. Microsoft had reportedly finalized the design and specifications of the Surface Duo 3, which included […]

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The NinjaBike Messenger Bag could be the next great exotic gear piece in The Division 2

The Division 2 is gearing up for its year 5 roadmap, but the next big content drop will be season 11, due at an as yet confirmed date in “early 2023”. It can’t be too far away, since the PTS for it went live on PC on January 13.  The PTS is the first chance […]

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