It’s been yet another fascinating year in the world of smartphone development with impressive new innovations from market leaders like Apple and Samsung.
And whilst much of the press attention around these mobile devices has been on everything from security to camera capacities, it’s also true that the hardware of the latest generation of smartphones offer games developers some pretty impressive opportunities.Screen size
Just a decade ago we used to be happy to play simple games of Snake on our tiny smartphone screens. But the latest generation of super-sized smartphones has changed all of that.
Incredible new mobile models like the Samsung Galaxy S8+ [...]
NZXT have updated their popular CAM monitoring software to version 3.50. The new version sports a new user interface that feels more modern and intuitive than its predecessor, while using up fewer system resources.
NZXT promise that the new version won’t take up more than 1% of your CPU and 120 MB of RAM in most scenarios, although in our testing it was more like 2% and 170 MB.
As well as monitoring temperature, clocks, fan speeds and load, the CAM app also includes a system summary section, an in-game overlay, GPU overclocking and easy control of NZXT accessories like liquid cooling, fans and lights.
The new version is live now at the CAM website, [...]
Although it may sound like a new, innovative technology, virtual reality has tried its luck in the world of video games once before. Sega launched its VR headset for the Megadrive console (a bit like today’s Sony PlayStation VR) in 1991, and several immersive VR pods and headsets were released in the following year. Computer Gaming World, one of the most prestigious gaming magazines, predicted “affordable VR” by 1994. Nintendo released its “Virtual Boy”, and Forte released its VFX1, a PC virtual reality headset supported by games like Quake, System Shock, and Descent, later that year. Then the VR fever winded down, and headsets were forgotten for almost [...]
The Anne Pro is one of the best known budget mechanical keyboards — but why is it so popular? Let’s take a closer look at what makes this keyboard such a standout, particularly at its modest price!It’s gorgeous and customisable
The first reason has got to be that the Anne Pro sports an RGB backlit, which is programmable via a Windows, iOS or Android app. That makes changing between different lighting schemes very convenient, as you can see in the video shot by Anne Pro owner Ryvaeus on Reddit — pretty sweet, right?!
Combine this with the fact you can choose between a black and a white/yellow version of the Anne Pro, and you can see [...]