Author: Egon Kilin

Samsung achieves breakthrough with Graphene

Samsung researchers claim to have made a breakthrough, developing a technique for synthesizing graphene on a large scale. Graphene is an ultra-thin material of unusual strength and flexibility, it’s more conductive to electrical charge and heat than silicon. At the same time, it manages to be stronger than steel while still remaining flexible, therefore, graphene is ...

Early Xbox 360 Titanfall copies are being sold by retailers

It appears that some people got their hands on some Titanfall Xbox 360 copies from retailers a few days before release. They won’t get to enjoy it much though as the servers will only be online when the game actually launches. However this does mean that players who like looking at menus will surely have ...

Doom 4 beta will only be available for next-gen consoles and PC

A couple of months ago Bethesda promised that everyone who pre-orders Wolfenstein: The New Order will receive a beta key for Doom 4, a game that’s also developed by the same company. Bethesda plans to deliver on that promise, however it seems that the Doom 4 beta will only be available for next-gen consoles and ...

Fire TV: Amazon competes with Apple and Google

Amazon launched “Fire TV”, an internet-connected TV set-top box as it competes with Apple TV and Google’s Chromecast, to gain a share of the television market. It’s not the first time Amazon launched a hardware device, they’ve done something similar with the Amazon Kindle line. “It makes sense for Amazon to try to tie everything ...

HTC One M8 vs HTC One – New vs Old, Top-tier vs Affordable

HTC released an extremely popular and well-built phone last year in the form of the HTC One. It followed up on the model’s success this year, releasing an improved sequel, called the HTC One M8. It’s fresh out of the oven, and while the name certainly didn’t improve, the phone supposedly did. How much so, ...

New footage for Watch Dogs coming at Pax East, release date revealed

We’ve found out earlier this year that the new action-adventure game developed by Ubisoft Montreal finally has a release date: May 27 2014, after the game was delayed from November 2013. In a recent tweet from Jonathan Morin, creative director of Watch Dogs has confirmed that they will not be making a demo version for ...

Battlefield 4 DLC delayed on PC as DICE is struggling with lag and issues

Battlefield 4 is not out of the woods just yet. The game still isn’t finished when it comes to a solid polish level, and these aspects are visible well after the initial launch of last year. The PC version seems to be suffering the most now, and the anticipated Naval Strike DLC for Battlefield 4 ...

Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls sells over 2.7 million copies in its first week

Blizzard announced earlier today that Reaper of Souls, the expansion pack for Diablo 3 has sold over 2.7 million copies in its first week after release on Mac and PC. The company states that players have defeated the Angel of Death, Malthael over 1.5 million times already and by all accounts it seems like they’re ...

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft – Then and now

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Blizzard Entertainment’s free-to-play CCG (collectible card game) was finally released on March 11 after being in open beta since late January 2014. The game is all about 1v1 online battles in a turn-based fashion that features many of the beloved characters and spells from the Warcraft Universe. There are a total ...