Qualcomm adds two new sound platforms for mobile devices

TL;DR Qualcomm launched the S5 Gen 3 and S3 Gen 3 sound platforms. Each chip brings Snapdragon Sound support, LE Audio support, more features from the S7 and S7 Pro. The addition of dedicated ML processing adds capabilities to the platforms. The company launched the Voice and Music Extension program, allowing OEMs to grab off-the-shelf […]

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Qualcomm adds two new sound platforms for mobile devices

TL;DR Qualcomm launched the S5 Gen 3 and S3 Gen 3 sound platforms. Each chip brings Snapdragon Sound support, LE Audio support, more features from the S7 and S7 Pro. The addition of dedicated ML processing adds capabilities to the platforms. The company launched the Voice and Music Extension program, allowing OEMs to grab off-the-shelf […]

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Grounded’s arrival on more platforms is marked by its FINAL content update and a physical collector’s edition

What you need to know Grounded is one of the four Xbox games announced as heading to PlayStation or Switch in February. As the hit survival game from Obsidian Entertainment nears its multiplatform release, the studio has shared the details on its final content update. Grounded 1.4, or the “Fully Yoked” update, will launch on […]

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Mistral AI poursuit sa conquête des Data Platforms avec Databricks

Mistral AI et ses fondateurs, dont Cédric O, ne sont pas des inconditionnels de l’AI Act européen, ratifié cette semaine par le Parlement. Cela n’empêche cependant pas la startup tricolore de poursuivre son développement et ses alliances. Après Microsoft et Snowflake, le Français officialise un accord avec un autre géant des plateformes Data & IA […]

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Minecraft brings official mod support to ALL platforms — And the first free add-ons are already here

What you need to know One of the biggest missing pieces separating the two Minecraft versions is now falling into place. Mojang Studios has announced add-ons, which are essentially officially supported and recognized mods for Minecraft: Bedrock Edition. These add-ons, created by Minecraft partners and released through the Minecraft Marketplace, can fundamentally change Minecraft or […]

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EU won’t force Apple to open up iMessage to other messaging platforms

In September 2023, the European Commission opened an investigation to determine if Apple’s iMessage qualifies as a Core Platform Service. Today, the agency has concluded that the messaging platform doesn’t qualify as one. It means that Apple will not have to open iMessage to other messaging platforms, such as Messenger and WhatsApp. This is a huge […]

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Helldivers 2 FAQ: Crossplay, price, multiplayer, platforms, and other questions answered

Quick Menu One of 2024’s most significant gaming success stories thus far has been Helldivers 2, a direct sequel to the oft-forgotten 2015 top-down shooter Helldivers. Though the sequel retains the first game’s tense co-op gameplay and its Starship Troopers-esque satirical comedy, it brings the series to the third-person perspective and features much grittier (and […]

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Nightingale FAQ: Release date, multiplayer, price, platforms, and other questions answered

Quick Menu Palworld and Enshrouded are currently all the craze, but look out, another survival game is coming to town. Nightingale is splashing onto the scene in what Inflexion Games hopes to be glorious fashion. Taking notes from Enshrouded developers with their former game, Portal Knights, Nightingale is a real-based survival title where players will […]

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Geekbench Machine-Learning Benchmark Tools Add Support for macOS and Other Desktop Platforms

Geekbench developer Primate Labs has announced a new 0.6 preview version of Geekbench ML that expands beyond iOS and Android to offer benchmarking capabilities for AI and other machine learning workflows on desktop platforms, including macOS, Windows, and Linux. AI and ML-related workflows aren’t just confined to mobile, and hardware architecture on desktop and laptop […]

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Qualcomm puts on-device AI at the heart of its next-gen platforms

Generative AI has been the buzzword in 2023. From no-code development tools to writing solutions, generative fill in Photoshop and even fake Drake hits, it has truly captured our imagination this year. AI has long been improving the user experience on our phones. Whether it be the digital assistants or the camera features that make […]

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Qualcomm introduces next-gen AR/VR platforms Snapdragon XR2 Gen 2 and AR1 Gen 1

Qualcomm announced its next-generation AR/VR platforms called Snapdragon XR Gen 2 and AR1 Gen 1. The two platforms should enable mixed reality and virtual reality in thin and lightweight devices that don’t require an external battery pack. This gives other OEMs a chance to grab a share of the space that should see an uptick […]

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Bing Chat has been having issues today with network connection errors on all platforms

What you need to know Bing Chat appears to be down around the world as users are unable to generate responses from Microsoft’s AI chatbot. The site loads fine, as does the Edge Sidebar, but queries can’t be processed and throw a connection error.  Bing Image Creator appears to be fine, however, based on the […]

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Fantasy MMO Pax Dei is coming to PC and cloud gaming platforms

What you need to know Today, Mainframe Industries revealed its upcoming fantasy game called Pax Dei.  This is a brand new “social sandbox MMO” created by “veterans of the genre.” No set release date has been announced for the game just yet.  This morning, Mainframe Industries announced its brand-new fantasy game, Pax Dei. The official […]

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Top GRC Platforms & Tools in 2022

Modern companies, both small and large, require more software and tools to compete in an ever-changing marketplace. A particularly valuable tool is software that handles Governance, Risk, and Compliance, or GRC. GRC is software that allows a company to unify the technology they utilize and business goals, manage risk, and ensure compliance with any regulations […]

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Automatic Verification on iOS 16 will replace CAPTCHAs on supported platforms

One of the many new privacy features in iOS 16 is Automatic Verification – Apple’s take on Private Access Tokens. These will allow users to bypass CAPTCHAs on supported sites and apps by verifying the device and Apple ID on the log-in screen. Apple claims the process keeps user data and personal information away from […]

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Microsoft Defender brings online and local protection to all platforms

Microsoft has launched its Microsoft Defender app for all four major platforms. Available as part of the Microsoft 365 service, it is designed to offer protection against online threats as well as local ones. Not to be confused with Windows Defender (now Windows Security), the new Microsoft Defender app is designed to provide a one-stop […]

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European Commission to Release Draft Law Enforcing Mandatory Detection of Child Sexual Abuse Material on Digital Platforms

The European Commission is set to release a draft law this week that could require tech companies like Apple and Google to identify, remove and report to law enforcement illegal images of child abuse on their platforms, claims a new report out today. According to a leak of the proposal obtained by Politico, the EC […]

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Stream from more platforms with the EVGA XR1 Lite capture card down to $56

There are a lot of different ways to stream your video games to Twitch, YouTube, Facebook Gaming, and the like. Some of those services are integrated into your console, but the features are always pretty limited. If you want to take that next step, you’ll want to use a capture card to connect your console […]

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Qualcomm unveils Wi-Fi 7 platforms for access points and home routers

Qualcomm announced the arrival of Wi-Fi 7 Networking Pro Series – a lineup of Wi-Fi chips for enterprise access points, premium home routers and advanced mesh systems. They offer up to 33 Gbps quad-band connectivity over 16 streams, more stable connection and minimized interference. The four platforms part of this series support much wider 320MHz […]

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Sonic Origins comes to Xbox and other platforms in June 2022

Sonic Origins is on the way, bringing a compilation of classic Sonic the Hedgehog games to modern systems very soon. Publisher Sega shared on Wednesday that Sonic Origins has a release date of June 23, 2022. This collection includes Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, Sonic 3 & Knuckles, and Sonic CD. You can […]

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