March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Last night, musician Drake joined forces with Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and the pair streamed Fortnite together, to the amusement of the internet. But for those wondering, it wasn’t just a sponsored event or planned gimmick. According to TMZ, and confirmed by IGN, the get-together, which smashed Twitch’s streaming records, was unplanned. Apparently Drake, a big Fortnite fan himself, simply reached out to Ninja last week on Instagram to schedule some time to play together. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Long awaited PUGB on Mobile comes to the West with an Android Beta available now in Canada. The official PUBG Mobile Twitter account made the announce with a link to the install page for Android users. PUBG MOBILE Canada Beta is live on Android! Parachute into the action right now! https://t.co/1c2KoTbl63 pic.twitter.com/32tgUs502d — PUBG MOBILE (@PlayPUBGMobile) March 15, 2018 In true PUBG fashion, everything went from silent to crazy as PUGB’s mobile version hit the West today with a totally unannounced Android beta. Continue reading…Powered by WPeMatico

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Ubisoft has announced The Crew 2 will be released for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on June 29, 2018. Ubisoft Ivory Tower’s new open-world racing game, which was originally slated to launch on March 16, features a redesigned United States for players to explore as they collect cars planes, boats, and bikes with the goal of becoming the top motorsports champion of the land, water, and sky. Players who want to dive in early can pick up $110 USD The Crew 2 Motor Edition, which grants access to the game on June 26. This Ubisoft Store exclusive also includes: Continue reading…Powered by…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

After being available for play on the PTR, Brigitte is finally coming to competitive and quickplay modes. Blizzard announced today that Brigitte will be available to play on March 20 for all players after a period of time on the PTR. Her full list of abilities, along with their official descriptions, include: Rocket Flail – Brigitte’s melee weapon has an extended range, enabling her to strike multiple enemies with a single swing. Repair Pack – Brigitte throws a Repair Pack that can heal an ally. Any healing over that ally’s maximum health provides them with armor instead. Whip Shot – Brigitte throws her…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

ARK: Survival Evolved is getting a mobile, free-to-play release for iOS and Android “soon.” Hugely popular Jurassic-era survival game ARK: Survival Evolved is coming to mobile,“this spring,” according to a new update from developer War Drum Studios. This new mobile version of the game will be the, “full online experience,” as seen on PC and console but instead be released as free-to-play when it comes to iOS and Android. As well as all the crafting, building, taming and Tribe multiplayer elements of ARK: Survival Evolved, a few new additions will be made to accommodate the transition to the smaller screen….

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Google announced today that it’s changing the name of its wrist-sized OS from Android Wear to Wear OS by Google. The re-branding is rolling out now and should start appearing on phones and watches in the coming weeks.To say Android Wear is in need of a change is something of an understatement. Google’s smartwatch OS received its last major update in February 2017 with version 2.0, after months of delays. It’s been nearly two years since Google announced any new features to Android Wear, and some manufacturers have abandoned the platform due to low sales.To read this article in full, please…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Google has released its annual report on Android security and the message is clear: The devices running the latest version of Android are among the safest you can buy. Through a combination of features such as Google Play Protect and Instant Apps, the bug bounty program, and machine learning, Google says Android 8 “has achieved a strength of protection that now leads the industry.”That’s great news if you’re using a Pixel or have a Galaxy S9 on the way. But if you have one of the millions of phones that will never receive an Oreo update, the biggest issue with…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Super Bomberman R is coming to PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One in June, along with unique platform exclusive-characters. Konami has announced that the game will release on PS4 and Xbox One on June 12 in the Americas and June 14 worldwide, with a Steam release on June 13. Konami has collaborated with Sony, Microsoft and Valve to introduce platform-exclusive characters, with Ratchet & Clank Bomber on PS4, Master Chief Bomber on Xbox One, and P-body Bomber on Steam. Additionally, players who pre-order either the digital edition or the Shiny Edition at retail, will receive the 8 Shiny Bomberman Brothers Set and Golden Vic Viper…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Thanks to Apple’s AirPods, wireless earbuds are fast becoming one of the hottest mobile accessories on the market—but they’re not cheap. At least not usually.If you’re itching to try out a pair but don’t have $159 to blow, Amazon is selling the Photive TWS-01 Bluetooth-enabled wireless earbuds, which come with their own charging case, for just $33, or about 40 percent off their average selling price. That’s especially low when you consider how expensive most true wireless earbuds can be. Our top-rated picks fall anywhere from $100 to more than $300, though many of those have features that you won’t…

March 15, 2018 CuttingEdgeTech

Practical Pi projectsThe Raspberry Pi single-board computer and all its variants (including the dirt-cheap Raspberry Pi Zero and a turbo-charged Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ released on Pi Day 2018) have captured the imaginations of DIY enthusiasts and budding hobbyists alike.To read this article in full, please click herePowered by WPeMatico