Gaming
Gaming

Pokémon Go decoded: Data miners dig into Niantic's hot new app

If you're the kind of player who likes to min-max your gaming experience and isn't quite so interested in the mystery and discovery involved, a data mining dump for the recently released augmented-reality title Pokémon Go is for you.
Gaming

‘Rocket League’ and ‘Gwent’ gear up for cross-play, but Sony hasn’t given the green light

Add CD Projekt Red to the list of developers ready to bridge the gap between Xbox and PS4 multiplayer. The developer has the solution ready for Gwent, and Psyonix for Rocket League, and all they need is Sony's go-ahead.
Gaming

Telltale’s polished engine makes ‘Walking Dead,’ ‘Batman’ games look better

The engine Telltale uses for its Walking Dead games has had a face-lift, and will make an appearance when the new series debuts this fall. If you want a sneak peek, though, it's also been used for the upcoming Batman game.
Gaming

Be a trader, not a traitor, in the latest ‘No Man’s Sky’ trailer

The latest video for No Man's Sky, trade, highlights the entrepreneurial component of the game. Gather resources and sell them for profit, or use them to upgrade your existing gear.
Gaming

Get your ’90s on with these Star Fox and Sonic deals

Nintendo is offering a number of Sonic the Hedgehog games at reduced price this week in the eShop, as well as demos for both new Star Fox games. Fans who buy Star Fox Zero digitally will also receive a $5 eShop voucher.
Gaming

‘Pokémon Go’ is making Craigslist even weirder than usual

Craigslist can be weird, but when you mix in 'Pokémon Go', things get wild. From fishy deals, to "'Pokémon Go n' Chill'" solicitations, Craigslist users are taking advantage of the new mobile game's popularity.
Gaming

‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ shows off high-tech shotguns and mean robots

Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare's first mission takes players from the ruined streets of Geneva, Switzerland into space for some classic dogfights, and now you can check it out for yourself.
Computing

Nvidia’s new Pascal-based Titan X leaves the 10 Series in the dust

Nvidia has lifted the lid on a new iteration of its Titan X graphics card, unveiling the powerful new GPU and graphics hardware at an artificial intelligence event held in Stanford, CA.
Gaming

‘Pokémon Go’ officially launches in Japan following delay

'Pokémon Go' has officially launched in Japan, following a delay reportedly caused by the leak of an email between developer Niantic and launch partner McDonald's. It's available on both Android and iOS.
Business

Microsoft's Xbox and gaming sales see a 9-percent decline year-over-year

Microsoft has revealed that it has seen a 9 percent year-on-year decline in revenue for the second quarter of 2016 in Xbox and Gaming. It attributes the decline to lowered Xbox One prices and slower hardware sales.
Gaming

Yelp’s new ‘Pokémon Go’ filter helps you find nearby Pokéstops

Yelp's new Pokémon Go filter helps you find businesses near Pokéstops, and after launching in the U.S., is now available in the U.K, and other countries. The feature is part of Yelp's apps and website.
Computing

Pending Sony approval, 'Rocket League' cross-play between PS4 and Xbox One is ready

Cross-play between PS4 and Xbox One is ready pending Sony's approval. Psyonix has announced that all systems are in place, and within a few hours cross-play can be enabled worldwide.