A daily dose of what’s up in the tech world
Daily tech news & jokes to have a good start for 02/10/2022
Quote of the day:
Words may inspire but only action creates change. Simon Sinek
Jokes of the day:
My wife is on a tropical fruit diet, the house is full of stuff. It is enough to make a mango crazy.
A horse walks into a bar. “Hey”, the Bartender says. “Sure”, the horse replies.
Top 10 news of the day:
It’s Fortnite’s scariest time of the year.
Spooky season is upon us and in typical Fortnite fashion, a new edition of the annual Halloween Fortnitemares event has been announced. According to a recent post from the official Fortnite Twitter account, the event is slated to release on October 1… [2145 chars]
It’s time to PlayStation — How much do you know about PlayStation and the gaming industry that surrounds it? If you fancy …
How much do you know about PlayStation and the gaming industry that surrounds it? If you fancy yourself a walking PlayStation encyclopaedia, then why not put your brain to the test with our PlayStation General Knowledge Quiz? This is Issue 19 of our … [400 chars]
Asrock will send you a replacement motherboard if you can’t get the stickers out of your DIMM sockets
The sticker (pictured below) is a warning under the guise of an installation guide. It has some tables saying where to install the memory, a note warning…
WTF?! It all started with a Reddit post, as these things often do. Redditors shared some gory photos of an Asrock X670E Steel Legend with bits of a sticker stuck to the insides of the memory slots, and commenters quickly came to the horrifying realiz… [2154 chars]
Plus or minus? — The PS Plus Essential games for October 2022 have been officially announced, and you know what that means…
The PS Plus Essential games for October 2022 have been officially announced, and you know what that means! As always, we want to know if you’re happy with the latest lineup. Just to recap, October’s selection includes three titles (as per usual): rat… [1206 chars]
Cyberpunk 2077’s recent revival includes an uptick in players jumping into Night City on Steam Deck. According to stats…
Cyberpunk 2077’s recent revival includes an uptick in players jumping into Night City on Steam Deck. According to stats shared by Valve, Cyberpunk 2077 is the fourth most popular game on Steam Deck by total hours played, topped only by Stardew Valley… [1479 chars]
Valve’s iconic shooter is now a can’t-miss VR experience — that took nearly 10 years to develop
As of last week, a long-held dream of playing Valve’s landmark 2004 shooter Half-Life 2 in virtual reality has finally come to fruition. The journey began nearly 10 years ago, when a man named Nathan Andrews managed to hack together a functioning ver… [8194 chars]
It’s that time of year again where Amazon announces a lot of new gadgets. We round up the best new gadgets from Amazon’s big hardware event.
It’s that time of year, again, where Amazon announces a lot of new gadgets. In past years, Amazon has introduced new Echo smart speakers and smart displays, a wide variety of smart home devices, wearables, drones and even robots. This year, we got pl… [5969 chars]
An early Amazon listing for the Pixel Watch has revealed the official bands for the smartwatch, as well as further details about it.
In what is perhaps the biggest Pixel Watch leak yet, a gallery of official-looking images show off the various bands, watch faces, and Fitbit support, among other things, of Google’s upcoming smartwatch. Posted to SlashLeaks by @OnLeaks, this is one … [2493 chars]
With a subtle Sly Cooper nod — Few moments in gaming history are more iconic than seeing PS1’s legendary T-Rex tech demo…
Few moments in gaming history are more iconic than seeing PS1’s legendary T-Rex tech demo for the first time. It’s such a signature scene that Astro’s Playroom even parodied it for its fantastic final boss fight! It makes sense, then, that the dinosa… [1028 chars]
IF YOU’RE the kind of person who forgets to charge their stuff, you’re familiar with the pain of your phone dying in the middle of the day.You’re typi
IF YOU’RE the kind of person who forgets to charge their stuff, you’re familiar with the pain of your phone dying in the middle of the day. You’re typing out a text or watching Netflix and all of a sudden your battery is on its last legs. 1 The OnePl… [3581 chars]