HTML5 is now default plugin on YouTube
Published in News
29 January 2015


So long Flash, VP9 is there

Google has informed the world that as of yesterday, the default player on its YouTube service is HTML5.

AMD Kaveri refresh is Godavari
Published in Processors
29 January 2015


100 MHz faster, Computex-ish launch

We have reported that Kaveri gets a desktop refresh but apparently due to ambient noise at the noisy CES, we didn’t catch the right name. 

SWYP aims to replace credit cards
Published in Wearables
29 January 2015


One card to replace them all

The western hemisphere faces with a constant first-world problem of having too many plastic cards. 

HTC One M9 benchmarked on Geekbench 3
Published in Mobiles
29 January 2015


Snapdragon 810 scores well

Geekbench 3 is one of the most popular phone system benchmarks and the chaps from Phonearena got their hands of the latest score from the upcoming HTC 0PJA10 phone.

HTC One M8 gets Android 5.0.1
Published in Mobiles
29 January 2015


Lollipop rolls out in January for EU phones

We were lucky to find out that unlocked HTC One phones across Europe are receiving the Lollipop update as of this morning. 

Maps & YouTube app to go on Vita
Published in Games
29 January 2015


Upcoming firmware update to ditch it

Those still using their PlayStation Vita handhelds will likely be sad to learn that Sony is planning an update for March that will remove both the Vita Maps and the Vita YouTube app from the handheld.

New NFS coming in 2015
Published in Games
29 January 2015


Battlefront on track to release with movie

When Electronic Arts told us that Ghost Games would be skipping its 2014 Need for Speed release, we didn't understand why.

Lifetime sales of Wii U only 9.2 million units
Published in Games
29 January 2015


Still a disappointment for Nintendo

Nintendo's projection to move 12 million Wii U units has fallen short. The latest numbers bring the new lifetime sales for the console to only 9.2 million units ending December 31st of last year.

Nvidia admits GTX 970 memory allocation issue
Published in Graphics
28 January 2015


3.5GB fast and 0.5 GB slower one on 4GB card

Anadtech has managed to prove that Nvidia has less L2 Cache and less ROPs in Geforce GTX 970 than advertised.

iOS 9 makes its iPhone 6 appearance
Published in Mobiles
28 January 2015


Better scores in Basemark OS II

We have spotted that the next generation Apple iOS, with the inovative title iOS 9, has made a sudden appearance.