Stories about Industry

Jul 23 2018

Fortnite celebrates its first birthday with rewards for players

AWS has helped Fortnite's developers deal with huge spikes in traffic. Epic Games makes money through microtransactions that they incorporated in the battle royal m...

Jul 14 2018

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 leaks with keyboard cover and stylus

However, since this image only showcases the front of the handset, it does not shed any light on how the handset will look like from the back or the software. Unfortunate...

Jul 14 2018

Women's March slammed for goof in statement on Kavanaugh Supreme Court nomination

After a stint in private practice, Kavanaugh then joined the George W. Bush White House as an associate counsel and then as an assistant to the president. While the S...

Jul 13 2018

‘Fortnite’ Season 5, Week 1 Challenges Guide

All-terrian golf carts, portals to spirit players around the map and a whole host of new features launched Thursday as the fifth season of Fortnite went live. This sh...

Jul 11 2018

The Morning After: Microsoft's smaller Surface

With a touch-sensitive screen , the Surface Pro has a 3: 2 aspect ratio and a resolution of 1800x1200 pixels. Microsoft says the company wanted to offer a no-comprom...

Jul 04 2018

Samsung users say their phones sent photos to random contacts

Deny storage permissions for Samsung Messages in the Settings , and do not forget to continue to deny them if you open the app! Redditors were quick to point o...

Jun 26 2018

Apple is working on noise-canceling AirPods and over-ear headphones

Apple is planning to unveil new high-end AirPods , a new HomePod , and new studio quality over-ear headphones next year, reports Bloomberg . On top of those features...

Jun 24 2018

Instagram just reached 1 billion users

Unlike YouTube , all the videos are vertical and videos in the IGTV app will start playing as soon as you launch it. Just like you can on Instagram , IGTV lets you li...

Jun 19 2018

Google launches standalone podcast app on Android

This means Messages, like the Gmail app, will recommend responses for you to send in your conversations. You also need a computer, either a PC or a Mac, and it must hav...

Jun 19 2018

Your iPhone will soon share your location when 911 is called

The company's Hybridized Emergency Location system (called HELO) launched in 2015 and uses cell towers and data from the phone , such as GPS and Wi-Fi access points, to ...

Jun 13 2018

Ghost of Tsushima gameplay looks incredible in action

The combat looks exceptional, the graphics are stunning, the characters are interesting, and the entire world is one that we just want to dive in. Shacknews is on the s...

Jun 11 2018

Bethesda Announces Starfield, an "All New Epic Franchise"

Fallout 76 is confirmed as an online game. Before you get excited, this isn't Elder Scrolls VI (which was teased at the end). Which part of Tamriel this game will ...

Jun 11 2018

EA took a 'deep dive' into Anthem with three of its developers

It's a significant seismic shift, and it will be fascinating to see how it plays out across EA and the game industry at large. The game is set between episodes 3&4; an er...

Jun 11 2018

Fallout 76 beta will take place before launch

We expect Bethesda to reveal more about Fallout 76 during its own E3 2018 conference. That means that the characters you encounter in the wasteland that once was West...

Jun 10 2018

Amazon announces Fire TV Cube

These are features not found in Amazon's current Fire TV 4K Player . Household Profiles allows you to register up to two accounts to your Echo Look and switch just by ...

Jun 08 2018

Apple introduces Do Not Disturb During Bedtime and Screentime management app

Imagine how much better-looking it would be to have the next batch of OLED iPhones running more dark-mode Apple apps like a dark mode Calendar , or a dark-mode Messag...

Jun 07 2018

Apple's iOS 12 Face unlock can now recognize two face IDS

The announcement was made at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference where the latest software is unveiled. SYDELL: Well, he doesn't deny that Apple may very...

Jun 06 2018

Intel Announces the Intel Core i7-8086K 5Ghz Limited Edition CPU

Intel hasn't said how numerous Core i7-8086K chips it has manufactured but notes that supplies are limited. According to Intel, the Core i7-8086K will work on all 300-s...

Jun 06 2018

Apple is dead serious about protecting your privacy but expect some inconveniences

Here, a man reads security parameters on his phone in front of a Facebook logo in Bordeaux, southwestern France. The company apparently provides user data to device man...

Jun 04 2018

‘Fortnite’ for Nintendo Switch Leaked & Rated in Korea Before E3 2018

Fortnite has taken the world by storm in 2018 and is now available on PC, Xbox One , PlayStation 4, and even iOS . Neither Nintendo nor Epic Games responded to reque...