Kevin Perry

January 22, 2020
Dark mode is coming to WhatsApp for Android – Engadget

Dark mode is coming to WhatsApp for Android – Engadget

Thanks to WABetaInfo, we know that WhatsApp users who belong to the app's Google Play Beta Program are starting to see the new Dark Theme inside version 2.20.13. Although the Program isn't currently accepting new signups, users can download the APK separately…
January 22, 2020
[Update: S9/S9+] January 2020 security patch now rolling out for the Galaxy S8/S8+, Note 9 – 9to5Google

[Update: S9/S9+] January 2020 security patch now rolling out for the Galaxy S8/S8+, Note 9 – 9to5Google

The January 2020 security patch is now rolling out for the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ and the Galaxy Note 9. For those with the Galaxy Note 9, it’s worth noting that this update is the second Android 10-based update to head to the former flagship since the full …
January 22, 2020
Tencent Offers to Fully Acquire Funcom; Scope of Dune Survival Game to Be Increased – Wccftech

Tencent Offers to Fully Acquire Funcom; Scope of Dune Survival Game to Be Increased – Wccftech

Tencent (HKG:0700), the Chinese giant who has been continuously investing in the games industry, has officially made an offer to fully acquire Norwegian game developer Funcom. Tencent already owns almost 29% of Funcom's shares and is now making a voluntary c…
January 21, 2020
The AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT Review, Feat. Sapphire Pulse: A New Challenger For Mainstream Gaming – AnandTech

The AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT Review, Feat. Sapphire Pulse: A New Challenger For Mainstream Gaming – AnandTech

While at this point we’ve pretty much reached the “mid-generation” point in the GPU space, that doesn’t mean activity in the GPU market is slowing down. Indeed, just three weeks into 2020 and AMD is already up to bat with a new video card, the Radeon RX 5600 …
January 21, 2020
Sonos will stop providing software updates for its oldest products in May – The Verge

Sonos will stop providing software updates for its oldest products in May – The Verge

No more new features, but they should still keep working (for now) Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge In May, Sonos will stop providing software updates for its oldest products, and theyll no longer receive any new features. The decision impacts legacy…
January 21, 2020
Nintendo says to expect big things this year as it shares its 2020 Switch lineup – Destructoid

Nintendo says to expect big things this year as it shares its 2020 Switch lineup – Destructoid

That's a 'lotta games! Nintendo has been back in the game for a while now, and man it feels good to have another competitor in the mix. It's far past the point where we can say that Nintendo has "bounced back" from the sales horrors of the Wii U, and the Sw…
January 20, 2020
Save $65 on an 8TB Western Digital Elements external drive – Engadget

Save $65 on an 8TB Western Digital Elements external drive – Engadget

The Elements lineup is well-regarded. On Amazon, the drives have a four-and-a-half star rating on 3,500 reviews. The one thing to keep in mind is that if you plan to use this hard drive with a Mac, you'll probably want to reformat once you take it out of the …
January 20, 2020
OnePlus 8 Pro hands-on reveals its incoming high refresh rate settings – Android Authority

OnePlus 8 Pro hands-on reveals its incoming high refresh rate settings – Android Authority

91MobilesAs the launch of OnePlus’ latest devices draws closer, we continue to get our hands on more rumors and leaks about the upcoming OnePlus 8, OnePlus 8 Lite, and OnePlus 8 Pro. Now, a recent hands-on reveals even more information about the Pro variant’s…
January 20, 2020
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Outlines Its Content Roadmap, Including Platform Parity – GameSpot

Monster Hunter World: Iceborne Outlines Its Content Roadmap, Including Platform Parity – GameSpot

The PC version of Monster Hunter: World will quickly catch up to its console counterparts in regards to new content, in-game events, and title updates. Capcom has shared a roadmap for the Iceborne expansion, outlining everything coming to the game over the ne…