silent hillsGamers have probably heard the sad news by now that the upcoming Silent Hills title has been cancelled. This is very unfortunate news as the game’s teaser, P.T. showed how promising the final game could be. That being said the official cancellation has fans taking to and are now petitioning Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro to come back to the game.

According to the petition, it reads, “Although the reasons are not yet announced I am begging you along with countless others: Please continue the Development on Silent Hills, if the issue is money related, we would love to see a Crowdfunding campaign like Kickstarter to ensure you are getting all the financial help there is!” Read full post →Silent Hills Petition Crosses The 70,000 Mark

mass effect teaserIt is no secret that Mass Effect 4 is currently in development, but unfortunately details about the game such as the characters we might expect, story, features, and so on remain a mystery and have been subjected to rumors and speculation. However the good news is that all of that could soon change.

Michael Gamble, the producer of Mass Effect recently tweeted an image which has led many to speculate that it could be a teaser for the upcoming game which could be unveiled in detail at E3 2015. The image teased is the one you can see above which shows an arc. Now this is similar to the arc found in the Mass Effect logo, albeit going in the opposite direction, but the coincidence is uncanny. Read full post →Mass Effect 4’s Appearance At E3 2015 Teased

twitter nofunLast week we reported that the folks over at the Internet Archive discovered that they could embed their MS-DOS games in their tweets, thus allowing gamers to play classic games without having to leave Twitter. This is good for Twitter, isn’t it? After all it just means that users will be staying on their site longer.

However it seems that Twitter did not appreciate it and has since removed the playable games from tweets. This was discovered by gamers over the weekend who tried to access the titles from the tweets. Instead of being able to play the game, users will now find a link that will take them to the actual page instead. Read full post →Twitter Disables Playable MS-DOS Games In Tweets

t6ssensor-1024x864The Canon EOS Rebel T6i and T6s are the company’s latest somewhat entry-level cameras that was announced earlier this year and released last month. However as it turns out that there might be some issues with the camera’s sensors so if you have your eye on either camera, perhaps you might want to hold off on purchasing it for now, at least until Canon fixes it.

According to a report by LensRentals, they found that 6 out of the 20 models they’ve received have some issue with the sensor. Breaking it down, it’s 4 T6s models and 2 T6i models, which seems to indicate that the T6s might be the more problematic of the two, although admittedly the sample size is a bit too small to be conclusive. Read full post →Some Canon EOS Rebel T6i/T6s Models Have Sensor Issues

galaxy-s6-internals_04It wasn’t too long ago that DxOMark gave the Samsung Galaxy S6 high praise for its camera, and rightfully so. If you have picked up a Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge for yourself and tried its camera, you what we are talking about as the handset probably has the best camera in the market today. However interestingly enough, it has been recently discovered that Samsung has been using different camera sensors in their flagship handset.

Previously it was reported that the Galaxy S6 used Sony’s IMX240 camera sensor, however according to recent user reports, it turns out that it’s actually a mix of Sony and Samsung’s own camera sensors, meaning that there is a chance that your phone’s camera sensor might be different from the one used by the guy sitting next to you. Read full post →Galaxy S6 Reportedly Shipping With Two Different Camera Sensors

apple watch strapsIs there a difference in weight in the 38mm and 42mm Apple Watch models? Obviously since one is bigger than the other, but it seems that there is a weight difference in the Apple Watch bands. No, we’re not talking about the difference in the rubber bands versus leather versus metal bands of the different models, but rather between the Apple Watch sport straps.

As it turns out, it seems that there is a difference in weight when comparing Apple Watch Sport bands and the difference will vary depending on the color that you have chosen. Now all the colors will have different weights and it has been found that the white band weighs the heaviest. According to Apple’s website, it will weigh 47g for the the white band with the 38mm model, and 51g for the 42mm model. Read full post →Different Colored Apple Watch Bands Have Different Weights

b_nordstromWhen purchasing online, sometimes customers have the choice of either having it delivered to their home, or picking it up in the store. The latter option is sometimes preferable as it means that they can collect the item at their leisure, especially if they’re away at work most of the time. However this can be a bit inconvenient as it sometimes means having to find parking and walk through a mall which could be time-consuming.

However the folks at Nordstrom are hoping to make the lives of their shoppers easier by testing curbside pickups. Basically customers can shop and make their purchases online and choose to have a staff member wait outside the store or mall with your package ready. From there you just need to collect it from them and you’re good to go, no need to deal with the hassles of trying to find parking and navigating the crowds usually found in shopping malls. Read full post →Nordstrom Testing Curbside Pickup Options For Online Purchases

instagramLast week Instagram released an update in which users could search for hashtags with emojis in them. After all there is the say that a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Now there must have been a demand for emojis which is why Instagram released such a feature, and the company recently took a deeper look at the rising trend that is the emoji.

Basically they found that over the years especially since Apple released the emoji keyboard for iOS, use of the colorful smileys and icons have increased. This number continued upwards when the Android version was similarly released. When taking a look at which country used it the most, it turns out that folks in Finland were the heaviest users, using emoji characters in over 60% of their text messages. Read full post →Finland Found To Use The Most Emojis In Their Messages

reserve-strapAs you might have heard, the Apple Watch features a hidden port which has been initially assumed to be used for diagnostic purposes. However the creators of the Reserve Strap believe that by tapping into this hidden port, they could create accessories that would allow for the Apple Watch to be charged faster than it is now.

At the moment, the Apple Watch uses a magnetic charger that attaches itself to the back of the watch. The Reserve Strap had initially planned to use the same method to create its charging watch strap, but after getting their hands on the device, they discovered that by using the hidden port, it allowed for the watch to be charged faster. Read full post →Hidden Apple Watch Port Could Unlock Faster Charging

One of the features of the Apple Watch is the ability to send your heartbeat with your friends and family. It sounds gimmicky, doesn’t it? After all what use is there to such a feature? Maybe you want to share your excitement but other than that, it seems like a gimmick at best. However it seems that these new parents have found a rather touching way of making use of it. Read full post →Parents Use Apple Watch To Share Newborn’s Heartbeat