The upcoming version of Google’s Android operating system is set to arrive with data encryption options turned on by default. While there has been no official statement made by the company, a spokesman informed the Washington Post that it is working on getting the feature to work right out of the box.
Not too long after its global announcement, Samsung Malaysia has officially announced the arrival of the new Galaxy Alpha smartphone, the company’s first metal-framed Galaxy device. As part of the launch celebration, Samsung is even giving away a free Gear 2 smartwatch for lucky new owners of the Galaxy Alpha.
NVIDIA has announced the availability of the next generation of graphics cards. The GeForce GTX 980 and 970 are Maxwell based high performance GPUs, which was leaked to be some of the most powerful around. Aside from the expected bumps in performance, these cards are equipped with the new Voxel Global Illumination technology to improve on in-game lighting effects. They also implement some new features for the impending VR headset revolution.
Oppo may have an event scheduled for next month, but the Oppo N3 isn’t the only thing the Chinese company has up its sleeves. Oppo Malaysia recently announced the arrival of the Oppo R1L smartphone in Malaysia for a retail price of RM1,198. The Oppo R1L is a mid-range smartphone with luminescent colors in an exquisite slim design.
Microsoft Devices will be holding an event next week to preview new “imaging innovations and exciting offerings” from the company. For some reason it will be held in conjunction with Golden Screen Cinemas, who will apparently also be sharing something new. It is due to happen on the 25th of September, and we have at least some idea of what will be shown.
Every real major sporting event needs a theme song, and Riot Games apparently thinks that this applies to eSports as well. The company has teamed up with Imagine Dragons to create an entirely new song for the League of Legends Season 4 World Championship that begins this week.
Steam is holding a Warner Bros Games weekend; but more importantly, it is also the first weekend sale for the platform in RM. If there will ever be a good time to catch up on some Batman games, this would be it. Almost all the titles from WB Games are going for 75% off; the only exceptions being the unreleased Shadows Over Morder and Gauntlet.
Yes, Facebook is tweaking things again but don’t worry, this time round, it’s to fix one pretty annoying problem. Like it or not, Facebook likes to force users to see what they deem popular with a “Top Stories” News Feed. The problem with that is sometimes, the news they show you are outdated. The social network has just announced that are changing things a little to show you content while they are still relevant.
The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will finally be available in stores tomorrow, but before you head on to places that sell the phone or before you decide to purchase one from someone else, there is one very important (and judging by their retail prices, somewhat life-changing) decision to make.
Which iPhone 6 should you pick?
Now that iOS 8 has been released and the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be launching tomorrow, what’s next for Apple? iPads and OS X Yosemite of course. It has been reported that the Cupertino company will be holding an event next month to unveil two new iPads and to release the next OS X version.