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Bethesda pledges to optimize its PC games for AMD Vega and Ryzen

Bethesda pledges to optimize its PC games for AMD Vega and Ryzen

AMD just wrapped up its Capsaicin & Cream 2017 event today to show developers and fans alike what’s next for the graphics technology firm – as well as its latest partner: Fallout series creator Bethesda Softworks. Held during this year’s Game Developer Conference, the event teased not just some of the features coming to theRead more about Bethesda pledges to optimize its PC games for AMD Vega and Ryzen[…]

Gadget Watch: LG goes FullVision with LG G6 at MWC

Gadget Watch: LG goes FullVision with LG G6 at MWC

With an eye on entertainment, it’s referring to the 18:9 screen aspect ratio – a format that it says offers “more viewing space and a more immersive experience when streaming videos and playing games” According to LG: Even with the large screen featured on the G6, the smartphone is easy to hold. And unlike otherRead more about Gadget Watch: LG goes FullVision with LG G6 at MWC[…]

MWC 2017: all the biggest launches from Barcelona's massive phone show

MWC 2017: all the biggest launches from Barcelona's massive phone show

Update: MWC 2017 is in full swing! All of the phones that are going to launch at the show have been announced – including the LG G6, new Nokia 3310, Sony’s premium line up and Moto’s latest offerings. We have updated this complete guide to MWC with all our news, reviews, opinion and more. There’sRead more about MWC 2017: all the biggest launches from Barcelona's massive phone show[…]

Jaybird's X3 wireless headphones have arrived in Australia

Jaybird's X3 wireless headphones have arrived in Australia

For those of us who love to listen to music while working out, or just while being out and about, going wireless has finally given us the freedom of movement we’ve craved for years. And now there’s another contender that should have both audiophiles and fitness fanatics excited – the Jaybird X3’s are now availableRead more about Jaybird's X3 wireless headphones have arrived in Australia[…]

AMD Ryzen release date, news and features: everything you need to know

AMD Ryzen release date, news and features: everything you need to know

Ryzen has risen – sorry not sorry – at long last. AMD’s latest multi-core desktop processors were revealed recently during an event in San Francisco, and the first of many will soon be available to purchase. The new chips promise to bring AMD into the high-performance sphere with Intel in a way that’s more affordableRead more about AMD Ryzen release date, news and features: everything you need to know[…]

MWC: Qualcomm, Telstra, Ericsson trial 5G NR deployment

MWC: Qualcomm, Telstra, Ericsson trial 5G NR deployment

The trial will involve Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MIMO) antenna technology with adaptive beamforming and beam tracking techniques, including the use of non-line-of-sight (NLOS) environments. The hope is that the trials yield insights into the integrating mmWave technologies into mobile networks and devices. “This development is a big step forward in 5G readiness,” said Mike Wright, groupRead more about MWC: Qualcomm, Telstra, Ericsson trial 5G NR deployment[…]

Sony’s new Xperia Ear will keep your ears open to outside sounds

Sony’s new Xperia Ear will keep your ears open to outside sounds

It’s not all phones for Sony at this year’s Mobile World Congress – the company is also showing off some new virtual assistant-equipped audio technology. At the moment the device has the supremely un-catchy name Xperia Ear Open-style Concept.  This isn’t just Sony being Sony when it comes to naming, though – it’s because theRead more about Sony’s new Xperia Ear will keep your ears open to outside sounds[…]

Softbank reported to be investing billions in work-space sharing start-up

Softbank reported to be investing billions in work-space sharing start-up

The deal is said to be that Softbank will invest an initial $2 billion and may subsequently invest another $2 billion. WeWork is backed by Chinese investor groups Hony Capital, backed b Legend Holdings, and China Oceanwide Holdings among others. Earlier this month Softbank paid $3.3 billion for US private equity company Fortress Investments. BeforeRead more about Softbank reported to be investing billions in work-space sharing start-up[…]