Kadokawa acquires From Software

Dark Souls studio’s From Software has been acquired by Japanese publisher Kadokawa Games. The announcement was made via Japanese publisher Kadokawa’s press report. The acquisition has reportedly been done to take advantage of the company’s worldwide influence. From Software, the Dark Souls fame will now have to work alongside Kadokawa Games and its other associated teams and companies. Kadokawa Games …

Twitch is the best live streaming site

Twitch has become the number one site for live streaming video content in the United States, according to a detailed report by video solutions company Qwilt. The company’s data presents Twitch way ahead of its other competitors. It currently holds 43.6% of all live streaming viewership, while WWE is the distant second at 17.7%. Even ESPN couldn’t come any closer, …

Dustforce available for Xbox 360

After a long delay, Dustforce is now finally available on Xbox 360. Despite launching on the PS platform way back in February, the game’s launch on Xbox 360 was delayed a lot. The Game has been priced at $9.99 for Xbox360. The players can brush, clean, sweep, mop and kick off the dust like a ninja as they pave through …

Comixology app

If you are a comics fan, then there is bad news for you. From now on, it may get a bit difficult to buy comic books from a mobile device. Comixology, the cloud based digital comics platform is all set to replace its iOS app today with an updated version that will take off the the ability to purchase comics. …

Carnegie students develop Kinetica app

The researchers at the Human-Computer Interaction Institute at Carnegie Mellon University have developed an app called Kinetica. It is an app that allows the users to touch, stain and play with the data on their iPads using their hands. Kinetica also has a feature that lets the users load any Excel XLS, CSV, and TSV table of data and see …

Microsoft announces Q3 results

The results of the third quarter for Microsoft have been announced. The revenue of the company touched $20.4 billion for Q3 FY13 ended March 31, 2014. The net income of the software giant has reached $5.66 billion. The revenue generated by the Xbox consoles was reported to be around $1.97 million for the quarter and $8.19 million for the nine …

Xbox One arrives!

The date for Xbox One arrival in Japan has been finalized. The console will make its entry in the Asian country on September 4, Microsoft announced yesterday. The price at which the console will be sold is yet to be disclosed by the company. About the game titles, there are around 40 confirmed Xbox One games for the country, which includes big names like Titanfall and Final Fantasy 15 as well. The Xbox One had launched in November 2013 in around 13 regions and has sold over 5 million units till date.

Red Orchestra 2 free on Steam

Tripwire Interactive has put on a great offer on its multiplayer World War II shooter Red Orchestra 2: Heroes of Stalingrad. It will be free to download today on Steam and the deal will go on for the next 24­hours. The deal is basically but to target the players who have not been very much involved with the game or were earlier not interested in setting foot into it. So, go and download it and spread the word. The download allows you to keep the game forever.

Minecraft PC coming soon

Minecraft developer Mojang has revealed a video regarding the forthcoming update for the PC version of the game. The update offers more options for world customization in the game. The video also shows the game’s 16 new terrain­modifying sliders, which allow players to manually set the foundation of their Minecraft worlds. The update is also going to include some other customization functions, like the ability to decide which structures are generated by the game, for example structures like caves, villages, temples and strongholds. There is also going to be an option for the players to set the number of dungeons and the height of their world’s sea level in the game. A lot has been shown in the video about the update, but the launch date is yet to be revealed.

Dish Network Partnering with Artemis to Develop Superfast Phone Internet

Every top technology company is working on making the internet fast, but the service  that is still lagging behind in terms of speed is the phone internet. Keeping this in mind, Dish Network is partnering with a start-up called Artemis and going to work on pCell, a new wireless technique that according to them could probably outsmart 4G and LTE altogether. Artemis …

LG reveals more about G watch

LG has revealed  some more information about its much awaited G Watch on its official website. The smartwatch will reportedly come in two colours: stealth black and champagne gold. The G watch will be an always-on screen and will be both water and dust resistant. Apart from all these reveals, its release date is yet to be announced. The G …