A daily dose of what’s up in the tech world
Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 22/09/2022
Quote of the day:
With virtue, you can’t be completely poor; without it, you can’t be truly rich. Chinese Proverb
Jokes of the day:
Why did the worker get fired from the orange juice factory? Lack of concentration.
There are only 10 kinds of people in this world: those who know binary and those who don’t.
Top 10 news of the day:
Gearbox has called the release of Borderlands spin-off Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands a “great victory” for the studio, saying…
Gearbox has called the release of Borderlands spin-off Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands a “great victory” for the studio, saying its success means it “now clearly [has] a new franchise on its hands”, with more “experiences” already in development. Tiny Tina’s… [1551 chars]
Nintendo offers a work-around — Nintendo has reported that a bug has been found in Splatoon 3, and it might cause votes to…
Nintendo has reported that a bug has been found in Splatoon 3, and it might cause votes to not count towards this weekend’s Splatfest results. Sharing the details on Twitter, the Big N says that some players have found that conch shell’s that they’ve… [1617 chars]
A month after Dark Souls 3’s Steam servers were finally bought online following more than seven months of downtime, the…
A month after Dark Souls 3’s Steam servers were finally bought online following more than seven months of downtime, they’re offline again, with publisher Bandai Namco confirming it’s currently “investigating” the issue. The Dark Souls server woes beg… [1388 chars]
You’ve only got OneShot
A cat-like child named Niko wakes up in a decrepit house, locked in a room with a bookshelf, a password-locked computer, and a TV remote control on the floor. It’s too dark to read the books and there’s no sign of a password anywhere — it’s up to you… [2739 chars]
Google is now ramping up Pixel Watch teasing, while the latest leak suggests what band colors will be available at launch…
On Monday, we detailed the Pixel Watch’s default case color and strap configurations, which builds on our previous report about the extensive band collection that’s in the works. Google is now ramping up Pixel Watch teasing, while the latest leak sug… [1628 chars]
We finally have a dedicated Xbox handheld from Logitech, made in partnership with Microsoft and NVIDIA.
What you need to know Logitech has teamed up with Microsoft and NVIDIA to offer a handheld based entirely on Xbox and NVIDIA GeForce Now cloud gaming services. The Logitech G CLOUD gaming handheld is an Android-based all-in-one gaming handheld with W… [5755 chars]
Subscription can help publishers manage product lifecycles — Sony sees PS Plus more as a way to help publishers extend the…
Sony sees PS Plus more as a way to help publishers extend the lifecycles of their games, and not as a means to transform its business model. More and more titles have been launching into Microsoft’s competitively priced Game Pass service, but indies … [1231 chars]
Where to buy Nvidia’s new flagship RTX 4090 graphics card in the US and UK, including prices, availability date/time and more.
Nvidia’s new RTX 4090 graphics card is days away from its 12th October 2022 release date. Our testing so far reveals one of the biggest gen-on-gen performance increases ever, as well as a clever new technique for boosting frame-rates further in suppo… [5787 chars]
Help determine Push Square’s best PS4 games list — Ah, the PS4. At the time of writing this article, Sony’s last-gen conso…
Ah, the PS4. At the time of writing this article, Sony’s last-gen console is still very much alive, but the system is now entering its ninth year on the market. As such, we don’t have a problem with looking back on the system’s frankly excellent game… [2385 chars]
A cheat seller being sued by Bungie has launched a remarkable countersuit which claims Bungie hacked it. The claim foll…
A cheat seller being sued by Bungie has launched a remarkable countersuit which claims Bungie hacked it. The claim follows months of legal back and forth between cheat seller AimJunkies and Destiny developer Bungie, which has seen the former accused … [1719 chars]