Day: May 19, 2018

Google Working on Standalone AR Headset With Cameras and Voice Input: Report

Google is reportedly working on a standalone Augmented Reality (AR) headset, codenamed Google A65, according to documents obtained by German news site. The Mountain View firm is said to be working with Taiwanese manufacturer Quanta on the AR headset, the same company that was involved in the production of the Pixel C tablet

Pokemon for Nintendo Switch to Be Revealed This Month, May Borrow From Pokemon Go: Report

It appears that Pokemon for the Nintendo Switch may be revealed sooner than expected. Previously rumoured to be titled as Pokemon Stars, it may borrow from Pokemon Go heavily. Noted insider Emily Rogers claims we should see an announcement for the game this month. And like traditional Pokemon titles, expect two versions. The

Rage 2 Gameplay Trailer: How to Watch and What to Expect

After being leaked by Walmart Canada and a YouTube pre-roll ad, Rage 2 was finally revealed by Bethesda with a CG trailer showing off the game’s many factions. Soon, the company will show off a gameplay trailer of what to expect when it finally hits. Though no release date has been announced just yet. Sequel

Cliff Bleszinski Shuts Down Boss Key, Maker of LawBreakers, Radical Heights

Boss Key Productions, the video game developer behind LawBreakers and Radical Heights, is “effectively no more”, its co-founder Cliff Bleszinski announced via Twitter on Monday. Bleszinski cited a lack of strong player base for LawBreakers, and the pivot to battle royale genre with Radical Heights not being enough to save the studio.

Rocket League to Introduce ‘Rocket Pass’, Cross-Platform Parties in New Update

Rocket League will introduce cross-platform parties, and big changes to its progression and reward system later this year, developer Psyonix announced Thursday. The former will let you add friends playing on other platforms, allowing you to play online on the same team. The latter is being called ‘Rocket Pass’, and will

Rage 2 Trailer Leaked Before Official Bethesda Reveal

The trailer for Rage 2 has leaked. Sequel to 2011’s Rage it was first revealed via a listing on the Walmart Canada website. Now a trailer showing off what you can expect is now public thanks to pre-roll ads on YouTube before an official reveal from Bethesda that’s slated for May 14. While there’s no gameplay, it seems

Top Executive Behind Baidu’s Artificial Intelligence Drive Steps Aside

Lu Qi, who oversaw Baidu’s shift to artificial intelligence(AI) after a damaging ad scandal in 2016, is stepping down as Chief Operating Officer, China’s biggest search engine said on Friday. Lu, a former Microsoft executive and AI expert who joined Baidu in late 2016, is currently responsible for day-to-day operations in its AI unit, which

Google Chrome to Phase Out ‘Secure’ Badge for HTTPS Sites Starting September

Starting September, Google Chrome will begin phasing out of the green “Secure” badge for all HTTPS sites. The latest development will not affect sites that are currently using the HTTP standard. This means that as announced previously, with version 68 in July, Chrome will begin marking all HTTP sites as “Not secure” in the