jony iveFor anyone who’s familiar with Apple’s products and its design, chances are Apple’s design exec Jony Ive probably comes to mind. Well as it turns out it looks like Ive has been recently given a promotion at work and has now taken a new role at the company in which his title will be Chief Design Officer.

This is a step up for him from his previous SVP position and it will see Richard Howarth lead the industrial design team as well as Alan Dye who will head up the user interface team as well. While the title is different, Ive’s role has not changed much as he will still be in charge, except that with his new position he is given more free time to pursue other things he’s always wanted. Read full post →Jony Ive Is Now Apple’s Chief Design Officer



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The spring update for Battlefield 4 is going to be released tomorrow and it’s going to bring new weapons as well as a new multiplayer mode. Gamers who have been wishing for something new to arrive for this title only have to wait until tomorrow, they’ll be able to get their hands on the new mode as well as some new weapons. This should keep the game interesting for the time being, before they decide if they want to go up to Hardline or not.

Read full post →Battlefield 4 Spring Update Comes Tomorrow With New Weapons



Street Fighter fans have a chance to play the upcoming title next month. It has been confirmed today that a playable preview of Street Fighter 5 will be open to attendees of the Community Effort Orlando next month. This announcement was made during yesterday’s stream of the Combo Breaker tournament. This will be the first chance that the public gets to try out the next title in the Street Fighter franchise.

Read full post →Play Street Fighter 5 At CEO Next Month


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Last week EA and developer Ghost Games confirmed the new Need for Speed title that will be released later this year. The reboot of this popular racing franchise carries a very simple moniker, it’s just Need for Speed this time around, they’ve decided against an elaborate moniker for this year’s title. Not much has been revealed about this title but we have come to know that Need for Speed uses the latest version of EA’s Frostbite engine, the very same engine that’s powering Star Wars: Battlefront.

Read full post →Need For Speed 2015 Uses Same Engine As Star Wars: Battlefront


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There were rumors recently about an unreleased tablet from Asus, the ZenPad 7, and it appears that the company has more than one tablet up its sleeve. Purported press renders have appeared online today of a new tablet called the ZenPad 8. The renders show what this tablet looks like from the front and the back. Asus has a habit of releasing multiple models of smartphones and tablets so it won’t be surprising to see ZenPad 7 and ZenPad 8 debut at the same time.

Read full post →Asus ZenPad 8 Surfaces Online


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The Droid lineup of devices from 2013 is getting a new software update today but those who own these devices shouldn’t get their hopes up, Verizon and Motorola are merely releasing an incremental software update, it’s not the jump to Android 5.0 Lollipop that most users have been waiting for. This particular lineup of handsets is developed by Motorola and it’s exclusive to the country’s largest mobile network.

Read full post →Droid Maxx, Ultra And Mini Receive New Software Update


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Asus hasn’t been fast in sending out the Lollipop update for the Zenfone 5 and it appears that the company is delaying the release event further. The last update regarding the status of Lollipop for Zenfone 5 came earlier this month when the company said that Lollipop will be released for this handset in “mid-May.” Don’t keep your fingers crossed because that’s not going to happen.

Read full post →Asus Zenfone 5 Lollipop Update Release Delayed Again


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Despite having been delayed multiple times the much awaited racing title Project Cars has already been released, though it’s arrival on the Nintendo Wii U has been sidelined repeatedly. There’s word from Slightly Mad Studios that it’s finding it hard to run the title up to the mark on this console, it’s struggling at 720p 23 frames-per-second. The studios’ Ian Bell has even said that they might wait for the Nintendo NX console to arrive before launching this title.

Read full post →Project Cars For Wii U Struggling At 720p 23fps


Selfies have become quite popular and now it’s no longer surprising to see someone out in the world taking a picture of their face with something interesting in the background, or just taking pictures of their face because they want to. It may not make sense to some people but apparently almost everybody is doing it these days. Even iconic WWE wrestler Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, who now holds the world record for most selfies taken in under three minutes.

Read full post →The Rock Gets World Record For Most Selfies In Under Three Minutes


Major tech companies spend insane amounts of money to build their offices around a certain theme and design language, it’s yet another avenue for them to show off their creative sides. Silicon Valley is peppered with such buildings as it’s home to some of the world’s biggest technology companies. On the other hand a Chinese game development outfit is happy to take inspiration from Star Trek’s USS Enterprise for its new offices, the facility has been developed at a cost of $97 million and it does resemble the Enterprise.

Read full post →Chinese Game Developer Takes Inspiration From Star Trek For Its Offices