Battlefield 5 review | A great WW2 shooter lies beneath a slim, scrappy and confusing release

Battlefield 5 review | A great WW2 shooter lies beneath a slim, scrappy and confusing release

Battlefield 5 is without doubt one of the most perplexing video game releases of recent years. Not because there isn’t a thunderous, entertaining World War II multiplayer shooter here, because there is. But because it is so resolutely unfinished. Even putting aside the staggered release that publisher EA has begun to put into practice (with EA Access […]

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How to Keep Your Mac and Apps Up To Date

How to Keep Your Mac and Apps Up To Date

Keeping your Mac up-to-date may seem like a chore, but it’s an essential part of protecting yourself online. Apple and app developers patch security holes when they’re found—and they add helpful new features to macOS and your applications, too. Beyond the usual security patches and app updates, Apple offers shiny new versions of macOS to […]

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Google’s Futuristic In-Air Gesture Control System Could Replace Buttons

Google’s Futuristic In-Air Gesture Control System Could Replace Buttons

Google was recently awarded a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) covering its invention of an air-, motion- and radar-based gesture control system which could one day find its way into everything from computers, to smartphones, smartwatches, appliances and more, allowing “touchless control” of key features and functions. Now, Reuters is reporting that the Mountain View, […]

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Alien Blackout is a new mobile game starring Isolation’s Amanda Ripley

Alien Blackout is a new mobile game starring Isolation’s Amanda Ripley

Anew Alien game is coming to mobile featuring the star of 2014’s acclaimed Alien: Isolation. Amanda Ripley, daughter of Sigourney Weaver’s iconic movie hero Ellen Ripley, will return in Alien: Blackout, a horror game that has you attempting to survive aboard a xenomorph-stalked Weyland-Yutani space station. As Ripley, players will need to guide crew members to safety using a holographic […]

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Twelve pro gamers banned from e-sports competition in cheating crackdown

Twelve pro gamers banned from e-sports competition in cheating crackdown

No fewer than twelve professional PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds players taking part in one of Europe’s biggest e-sports competitions have been banned following a cheating crackdown. The PUBG pros, set to compete in the €1m PUBG Europe League, were caught by governing body PUBG Esports using an ‘unauthorised program’ to cheat in both public and competitive online games. While PUBG didn’t officially […]

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