The pricing plan for Hearthstone’s first single player expansion pack, Curse of Naxxramas, has been announced. The DLC will be available beginning from US$6.99 for a single wing of the floating Necropolis, and goes all the way up to US$24.99 for all five locations. Free players who are not interested in spending real world money will be able to buy the various parts of Naxxramas for 700 gold per wing.
Renders of Samsung’s upcoming virtual reality headset have begun appearing thanks to the efforts of Samsung fan site SamMobile. Called the “Gear VR”, the headset will apparently be making an appearance later this year at IFA 2014. The name follows the naming convention of Samsung’s wearable line, although nobody is entirely sure if Samsung expects people to wear this for extended periods of time.
It looks like Celcom is on a roll here. On top of announcing new iPhone 5S promotions and Sony Xperia T2 Ultra bundles, the telco has just introduced a new postpaid plan called the Celcom First One, an Internet plan that offers a generous amount of data from as low as RM68 a month; no prize for those who guess who Celcom is trying to troll here. Yup, Celcom is pointing the barrel straight at Maxis.
Fighting games are genuinely one of the hardest games to get into. The number of combos and moves to be remembered generally puts off the more casual player; not to mention the almost incomprehensible jargon that goes around the fighting game scene. Author Patrick Miller of Shoryuken.com has set out to make the genre more accessible to newcomers by releasing a free ebook titled “From masher to master: the educated Video Game enthusiast’s Fighting Game Primer”.
I can’t tell if this is a piece of good news for Malaysian users or not, but it has been reported that Apple has dropped the use of Google Maps on its iCloud beta for the web, and replaced it with the company’s very own mapping service – Apple Maps. Currently, for all regular iCloud users, the web version of Find My iPhone uses Google Maps, a platform I’m sure most of us are familiar with.
As you might have heard, the new Microsoft Surface Pro 3 will be made available in Malaysia in late August but our first hands-on experience with the device took place a month ago during Computex 2014 in Taiwan. Alongside that, we also have captured a very detailed walkthrough of Surface Pro 3 design and features by Brian Hall, the General Manager of Surface team at the tablet’s Taiwanese media launch event.
It is slightly longer than our average videos but nevertheless, it is a good watch if you always been wondering what Surface Pro 3 is able to do and how it is like in action. Priced from RM 2729, the Surface Pro 3 is now available for pre-order at selected retailers throughout Malaysia.
There might be no short of portable audio players in the market these days but for the audiophiles crowd, their choices are usually quite limited. It is understandable though since there are not much products out there that are able to deliver the level of audio quality that this particular group of users demanded.
So, this is where the Calyx M High-Resolution Audio Player comes into the picture.
If you’re looking for a new smartphone with telco subsidy, Celcom is without a doubt your best bet. The telco has just announced a Sony Xperia T2 Ultra bundle, offering the device from as low as RM638; that’s up to RM661 off the retail price of RM1,299. As usual, the telco is offering the phablet with its Celcom First postpaid plans with a 12- or 18-months contract.
The World Cup may be causing millions to lose sleep, but now gamers will have another reason to stay up into the late hours of the night. The highly anticipated The International Dota 2 Championship, also known as TI, starts tonight with the Phase One playoffs. There will a be a large number of games being played, especially during the phase two playoff stages when 16 teams play each other in a round robin format tournament. This means that there will be 120 games of Dota 2 being played over four days.
If you’re bored of the reading about all the luxury phones from well-known brands like Tag Heuer and Vertu, you’re in luck because Vertu has just announced a partnership with premium car manufacturer, Bentley. Both companies have just signed a five-year partnership to release multiple smartphones starting from October this year.