There is now concrete evidence that Google Now is a better assistant than Siri. An experiment has shown that Google Now had the edge over Siri by answering 86% of all the questions heard correctly compared to the 84% by Siri. Gene Munster, an analyst of Piper Jaffray conducted a side-by-side comparison between Apple’s Siri […]
Monster Hunter is one of those games that has managed to sell consoles all by itself. The opportunity to hunt giant monsters is not one to be taken lightly; especially now that it has been ported over to iOS. Of course, this version of the game is not the most recent Monster Hunter 4 but […]
Romans in my Carpet is a game that feels like it should have been released as an early access game on Steam. The look and feel of the game is similar to those being pushed out by hopefuls who just want to get their great idea out the door and maybe sell a copy or […]
Starbucks Malaysia has released an official app for Android and iOS devices, featuring a virtual Starbucks Card that links to your physical one, allowing you to easily and quickly make purchases, top up and also enjoy the My Starbucks Rewards program.
Gaming peripheral company Razer has announced a game controller designed specially for the iPhone 5 and 5S. The company has been experimenting with mobile gaming for a while, and this sort of device does not come as a surprise. Junglecat is an iPhone case that turns your Apple device into a something resembling the Sony […]
I’m not one to post concept renders so as not to get anyones hopes up but this concept video showing off a sorely missed feature in iOS was a long time coming. For a while now, I’ve always loved the customizability of the Android OS centred around the abundance of widgets and weighed that as […]
Apple has put up the announcement for its WWDC live stream next week. Fans can tune in at 10am PDT on 2 June (1am local time the following day). As usual, nobody is entirely sure what Apple is announcing; although there is the usual plethora of rumours floating around.
People switch smartphones all the time, often jumping between operating systems as they see fit. However, former Lifehacker editor, Adam Pash, has reported losing messages sent to him after trading his iPhone for an Android device.
HYPER is the company behind the Hyperjuice batteries for Macbooks and iPads and its latest creation has just made its way to Kickstarter. The iStick is a USB stick that makes use of the dual USB and Lightning connector to transfer files between iOS device and a PC. The iStick is the world’s first USB […]
We’ve been on a bit of a Hearthstone binge in the office lately; it’s a great game that can be played in short bursts over lunch. However, a friend of mine recently reminded me of the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game that once existed to fill that need for a Blizzard themed card game. […]
Google Maps has received a substantial update which now integrates ridesharing service Uber. The update now allows users to compare Uber transportation with the previous options for walking and driving. Choosing the Uber option also automatically opens the Uber app and prompts the user to hire a ride. Provided the Uber app is installed in […]
Hearthstone has just arrived on the iPad, making it an excellent time to start playing the game. For the uninitiated, Heartstone: Heroes of Warcraft is a collectible card game (CCG) played entirely online. Like every other CCG, it involves building decks from randomly obtained cards. Those familiar with Magic: the Gathering will have an idea […]
WhatsApp continues to grow, even after being acquired by Facebook. The instant messaging service has recently revealed that they have surpassed 500 million active users. Most of these users come from Brazil, India, Mexico, and Russia; which Engadget has pointed is also where Facebook has a very large number of active users.
As an online card game, Hearthstone does its best to remove most of the human interaction. There’s an opinion piece on Polygon about how the lack of chat options makes for a better game. That will all change on 26 April, when Blizzard hosts Fireside Gathering; which are events for Hearthstone players to meet up […]
One of the world’s best computer role-playing games, Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition, is now available on Android devices. BG:EE is a remake of the original Baldur’s Gate which was released back in 1998 and features updated graphics and a splattering of new content.
The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Apple and Google are attempting to entice developers to release games on their platform first. Gaming apps are a vital piece of the mobile eco-system, and both companies are preparing to escalate the competition to the next level. However, while popular games are a large draw to mobile […]
Blizzard’s highly rated digital card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is now available on the iPad. The game has technically been available for the last 2 weeks, as the iPad version was rolled out for Australia, Canada, and New Zealand much earlier.
Microsoft has officially announced the existence of Age of Empires: World Domination for mobile devices. There are few details about the game, and it is unknown how the classic real-time strategy gameplay will be adapted for a touch interface, although the preview video promises a new battle system.
The Adobe Creative Cloud just got a lot more useful with the release of Adobe Lightroom Mobile for iPad. The tablet version of the very popular photo organization and editing software uses the creative cloud to sync images and edits to and from your desktop system making sure your photos are always up to date.
It was only introduced last week, but Microsoft has announced over 12 million downloads of Office for iPad on their official Twitter account. The app is currently free for download, but doesn’t allow users to edit documents without an Office 365 subscription.