A daily dose of what’s up in the tech world
Quote of the day:
Life is about making an impact, not making an income. Kevin Kruse
Jokes of the day:
Why don’t sharks eat clowns? Because they taste funny.
A byte walks into a bar looking miserable. The bartender asks it: “What’s wrong buddy?” “Parity error.” it replies. “Ah that makes sense, I thought you looked a bit off.”
Top 10 news of the day:
Xbox’s latest update lets you choose active hours when your console won’t fully shut down
Microsoft’s latest monthly Xbox update is readying to roll out to consoles, this one introducing a refreshed Xbox searc…
Microsoft’s latest monthly Xbox update is readying to roll out to consoles, this one introducing a refreshed Xbox search “experience” alongside a new adjustable active hours power setting, letting users decide when their machine can fully shut down. … [1213 chars]
Will We See New Xbox Hardware By The End Of 2024?
Series X|S sales are down in the UK — Sales figures for the UK gaming industry in Q1 2023 are now out in the wild, and the…
Sales figures for the UK gaming industry in Q1 2023 are now out in the wild, and they make for some interesting reading across the board. Hogwarts Legacy is of course absolutely killing it when it comes to sales, while the PS5 is also selling very we… [1276 chars]
What’s better: unit veterancy, or rerolling dice?
Vote now as we continue trying to decide the single best thing in video games!
With your help, I’m trying to answer the biggest question: what’s the best thing in video games? With a new wholly sensical face-off each week, we’ll surely soon discover the single absolute best thing. Last time, you decided that bioluminescence is … [6000 chars]
With One Month ’Til TOTK, What’s Left For You To Do In Zelda: Breath Of The Wild?
It’s crunch time — The clock bell has tolled. Only one month remains before the release of The Legend of Zelda: Tears of t…
Yes, of course, we don’t have to get it all done before TOTK comes out, but we worry that the upcoming sequel may dominate so much of our time over the next few months that we can see BOTW taking a back seat (and surely you can’t expect us to play tw… [3925 chars]
Reddit down: App not working as users hit with barrage of error messages
Reddit’s app has stopped working, with users shown an array of error messages rather than the usual posts.
For free real time breaking news alerts sent straight to your inbox sign up to our breaking news emails Sign up to our free breaking news emails Please enter a valid email address Please enter a valid email address SIGN UP I would like to be emailed … [1169 chars]
Final Fantasy 16 PlayStation State of Play: How to Watch and What to Expect
Sony has announced a brand new PlayStation State of Play that will feature more than 20 minutes of Final Fantasy 16 gameplay. This guide will share with you how you can watch it, what you can expect, and more.
Sony has announced that a brand new PlayStation State of Play is on the way tomorrow, April 13, that appears to be solely focused on Final Fantasy 16 ahead of its exclusive launch on PS5 on June 22, 2023. This guide will provide you with everything y… [2332 chars]
Player Pulls Off Unbelievable Shot In Popular Shooter
Players may have done amazing things in shooters before now, but it will be tough for anyone to replicate what this player did.
Counter-Strike Player Pulls Off Once In A Lifetime Shot A Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player managed to take five enemy players in a single shot. By Jason Collins | A Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player just made history with a once-in-a-lif… [3046 chars]
Race Face Releases New Turbine Aluminum Wheels With a Lifetime Warranty
The updated Turbine wheels are less expensive than the previous version, and they’re covered by a generous warranty.
Nearly 7 years after they first launched, Race Face’s Turbine wheels have received several significant updates for model year 2024, including a new rim profile, a lower price, and a lifetime warranty. The internal width of the rims remains the same a… [4513 chars]
Diablo 4’s Campaign Can Be Skipped Once It’s Completed
Additional characters can ignore the story — Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen some Diablo fans wondering how having mul…
Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen some Diablo fans wondering how having multiple characters will work in Diablo 4. Because there’s no story-skipping Adventure Mode (as there is in Diablo 3), does every character you make have to slog through the ga… [756 chars]
New Theva Speakers From Focal
The lineup replaces the Chora series, and offers a complete range for home theater and listening.
Focal, the French audio brand, unveils its new Theva speaker lineup, offering pure hi-fi sound, stylish design, and versatility for music and home cinema enthusiasts. Set to debut at Axpona in Schaumburg, IL, April 14–16, the six-model range boasts s… [3364 chars]