Steam bans misleading “bullshots” from its product pages

Concept art and pre-rendered shots no longer allowed on online storefront. Valve used its own Dota 2 concept art as an example of what is no longer allowed on Steam store pages. (credit: Imgur / Valve) Well before Penny Arcade coined the term back .....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaNov 2nd, 2016

Google Calendar finally comes to the iPad

Google’s Calendar app is making a long-awaited move to a new device: Apple’s iPad. You read that right: Until Wednesday, the tech titan hadn’t optimized its marquee calendar application to run on Apple’s tablets.The app provides users with.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News36 min. ago

The European Space Agency Will Send Its First Mars Rover to One of These Two Mysterious Sites

Mars rovers are great for many reasons, most importantly, because they allow us to live vicariously through a hunk of metal exploring the Red Planet. NASA’s currently working on a yet-to-be-named rover mission slated for 2020, and is in the process.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News36 min. ago

‘Tom Clancy’s ShadowBreak’ brings tactical first-person shooting to mobile devices

Tom Clancy's ShadowBreak is a tactical sniping and strategy game built exclusively for iOS and Android devices. Its the second Clancy game of 2017 following March's launch of Ghost Recon Wildlands. The post ‘Tom Clancy’s ShadowBreak̵.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News36 min. ago

Santander pays $25.9 million to settle subprime auto loan probes

Santander Consumer USA agreed to pay $25.9 million to resolve probes by the attorneys general in Massachusetts and Delaware into its financing and securitization of subprime auto loans......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News44 min. ago

Adobe Doubles Down On Its Advertising Technology Business

Adobe Doubles Down On Its Advertising Technology Business.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News56 min. ago

Lyft Is Not A "Better Boyfriend"

Uber has had a relentless year of scandals, spurring the logical conclusion that its arch-rival Lyft is now in a position to capitalize. John Zimmer, Lyft’s president, spoke at length on Tuesday with Time about how his company’s attempting to do.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated News1 hr. 28 min. ago

Brother PDS-6000 High-Speed Color Desktop Scanner

The Brother PDS-6000 is a fast, reasonably accurate sheet-feed document scanner with a top-notch user interface, but its slightly slower PDS-5000 sibling is essentially the same machine for a lot less moolah......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News1 hr. 28 min. ago

tvOS 10.2 may cause third-party streaming apps to stop working

If you use a third-party streaming app to transmit from your Mac or iOS device to the fourth-generation Apple TV, you should check to see if the third-party developer has an update for its software before updating your Apple TV to tvOS 10.2.Accord.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

FCC to halt expansion of broadband subsidies for poor people

Pai won't approve new applications, drops court defense of broadband expansion. (credit: Free Press) The Federal Communications Commission is dropping its legal defense of a new system for expanding broadband subsidies for poor people, and it.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News1 hr. 36 min. ago

Cosemi Announces 328-Feet ‘8K-Ready’ OptoDP Active DisplayPort 1.4 Optical Cable

Cosemi has announced its first OptoDP active optical cable that supports a DisplayPort 1.4 connection. That in itself isn't newsworthy, but up to 328 feet, or 100 meters, it seems rather interesting. The cable supports resolutions up to 8K60 4:4.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News1 hr. 44 min. ago

Samsung Hopes To 'Burn' The Competition With Its Galaxy S8 And S8+

Samsung has unveiled the most anticipated smartphones of this year. Dubbed as the Galaxy S8 and S8+, these handsets will compete with Apple's top-end phones. More importantly, the S8 series will have the task to win back the consumer trust following.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Intel pledges that Cannon Lake chips will be a "full generation ahead" of rivals

Intel has claimed that when its 10-nanometer Cannon Lake chips are finally ready, they will be a full generation ahead of competing products fielded by the likes of Samsung and TSMC. The post Intel pledges that Cannon Lake chips will be a 'full.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Funcom to refresh ‘Secret World’ as free-to-play ‘Secret World Legends’

Funcom is looking to leverage one of its somewhat unfulfilled properties, by rereleasing Secret World as a free to play MMO, called Secret World Legends. It will have the same story elements, but new combat and other mechanics. The post Funcom to ref.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition review

Creative’s Sound BlasterX H7 Tournament Edition keeps what gamers loved about the original while tweaking certain elements for better sound, making for a solid headset in its price range despite some stiff competition. The post Sound BlasterX H7 To.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Canon gains new photo-printing possibilities with the acquisition of, a company specializing in in-app printing solutions is now part of the Canon Europe family after its acquisition. The company powers the in-app print orders from Polaroid and Shopify. The post Canon gains new photo-printing possibilities wit.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 20 min. ago

Encounters with Jupiter send asteroid on a bizarre backward spin

Each time it approaches Jupiter, its orbit gets reset. Enlarge (credit: NASA) Jupiter is widely credited with providing Earth with a bit of protection. The immense gravity of the gas giant typically either sucks in asteroids and comets or flin.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 20 min. ago

Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 Memory Modules with LEDs Now on Sale

Corsair last week started to sell its first Vengeance RGB memory modules, equipped with full sets of RGB LEDs that can change their colors using OS software. Right now Corsair offers DDR4-2666 and DDR4-3000 modules, but eventually we expect the.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News3 hr. 44 min. ago

“Samsung Dex” is a Galaxy S8 dock that makes your phone into a desktop

Another product blurs the lines between phone and desktop. Samsung Samsung brought a few different accessories to the launch party for the Galaxy S8 this mor.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 56 min. ago

Microsoft"s Surface Book and Surface Studio will ship in more markets

Microsoft has been cautious about making its Surface product line available worldwide. It tests devices in specific markets, sees how they do, and if the response is good, ships them to those areas.The company appears to have have received a stron.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News4 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple bars price references on new titles appearing in the App Store

Apple has long discouraged developers from referencing price in the titles of its apps, and now it appears the firm is cracking down with a new policy. Apps containing words like "free" are no longer permitted in the App Store. The post Apple bars pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 12 min. ago