PAX is a mammoth gaming convention, spanning across five cities and two countries, which provides a platform for upcoming indie developers to showcase their projects. Here are our top picks.
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The Playstation 4 is outselling the Xbox One by a good margin and the entire gap can be traced to one crucial decision. It wasn't bundling the Kinect or the DRM policies. It has to do with hardware.
Microsoft's Band went on sale and even though the product did not have a press event to build hype for the event, it looks like the stealth release has drummed up quite a bit of interest.
The free games and deals available to Xbox Live Gold subscribers via the Games with Gold program on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360 have been made known for the month of November.
Google Inbox invites are slowly becoming more common but, as for now, they're still pretty scarce. We've got an invite chain going for our forum users who don't want to wait for Google!
A couple of days after rolling out an update to Bing to allow users to perform searches using emoji, Microsoft has added another feature to its search engine, making it easier to find animated GIFs.
Microsoft's new Band is able to run for 48 hours after being charged for just an hour and a half, suggesting that the device is extremely power efficient during normal operation.
Samsung is releasing another wearable in the form of the Gear S. The defining feature will be that it has its own line of service, allowing it to be used without being tethered to a smartphone.
If you live outside the US and want a Microsoft Band, be prepared to wait as Joe Belfiore has said that they want to get some user feedback first before rolling it out to other parts of the world.
Microsoft's Joe Belfiore has said that the company is working with Verizon on testing the Windows Phone 8.1 and Lumia Cyan update, but added they "aren't sure how long it will take" until it's ready.
Late last night, Microsoft released the Band, its fitness wearable that has quite a few features like notification support and even a UV sensor to help protect your skin too.
Apple's chief executive has long been assumed to be gay, but today Tim Cook publicly came out, saying that he is "proud to be gay", and that he hopes his decision to speak up will help others.
After Vodafone began the trend earlier this month, EE has now started to roll out LTE-A technology, marketed as 4G+. This will allow users on compatible handsets to reach higher speeds online.
The London police department is testing predictive software that aims to find out who's likely to commit a crime before they actually do it. The tech is supposedly aimed at gangs and gang members.
Alongside the new Band, Microsoft has also launched a whole new ambitious project: Microsoft Health, a fitness-oriented platform to help you gather and understand all your activity data.
With Microsoft launching its new wearable fitness tracker we wanted to see how all these similar devices stack up to each other, at least based on official info. Check all the stats after the jump.
Partnering with a robotics subsidary of Softbank, Nestlé Japan is rolling out a humanoid robot named Pepper in Japanese home appliance stores to sell Nestlé's coffee machines.
It looks like T-Mobile might have a powerhouse line-up this holiday season. If a leak is to be believed, they will not only have the Nexus 6 and 9, but also the HTC One (M8) and Samsung Note 4 Edge.
Microsoft's new Band is out and the company has just released the first video showing the device in action: the tagline appears to be "leave your phone in your pocket and miss nothing."
Microsoft has announced their new fitness wearable called the 'Band': the device will arrive tomorrow and work on all platforms and measure a variety of metrics.
Microsoft's new fitness-focused wearable device has been prematurely outed after its companion app was published to the Mac App Store - and the app gives us our first look at the new 'Band'
Phonebloks has unveiled the first prototype for Project Ara. The modular device that debuted earlier this year has come a long way. A developer conference is scheduled for January of 2015.
Microsoft has announced the availability of the latest version of Skype for Windows with various cosmetic changes which were first introduced in its beta version earlier this month.
Earlier today, the much anticipated Motorola Nexus 6 smartphone from Google running on Android Lollipop was made available for pre-order on the Google Play Store, only to be sold out in few minutes.
Kantar has released their quarterly report for the state of the smartphone market and for the three month period ending in September, Windows Phone is down in the US and across Europe too.
Microsoft has cut another round of employees today that is said to total 3,000 employees but these are not new cuts and are part of the initial 18,000 figure announced over the summer.
Although Mercantile Exchange's CurrentC has yet to become available for wide release, it looks like they have run into a security issue in the form of breach resulting in exposed email addresses.
Apple has still not officially shared details about the battery life of its new Watch, but the company's CEO, Tim Cook, admitted this week that users "will end up charging it daily".
The recently launched Motorola Droid Turbo for Verizon is set to go global as the company has sent out invites for an event in Brazil showing off the rear side of the smartphone.
HP has pulled back the covers on their Sprout desktop computer and it offers up an entirely new way for users to interact with their content using touch on your desk, not on the display.
Microsoft has released the video that shows the new Windows 10 trackpad gestures and we have cut the clip down to highlight these features for those of you who were not able to watch the keynote live.
Screenshots of the new Office for Mac apps have emerged, showing an updated UI similar in look and feel to the Windows version, along with various new features being readied for their launch in 2015.
If you use a Microsoft account, there is a security feature built into the platform that makes it possible to recover your account after it has been compromised but you have to get your code now.
Some think Quad HD displays on phones are unnecessary - but even higher-res 4K screens are in development by Sharp, with the first handsets offering 4096x2160px displays expected to launch in 2016.
EA's CEO has said that the company's Access gaming subscription service - which launched exclusively on the Xbox One in August - has been a success, growing "well beyond early expectations".
Oppo has unveiled what it calls the 'world's thinnest smartphone', with a 1.5GHz octa-core Snapdragon 615, 2GB RAM, 13MP rear camera and 16GB storage - but no microSD slot or 3.5mm audio connector.
Microsoft has announced the general availability of new Office 365 APIs for developers on various platforms including Windows, iOS and Android, in addition to the web.
A new report by cyber security firm Fire Eye says that malware may have been developed and deployed by the Russian government to collect intelligence and other sensitive information.
The AMD Radeon R9 290X is blisteringly fast, it also has a problem with heat. What if you want a 290X that is even faster and at the same time much quieter? HIS delivers with the R9 290X Hybrid IceQ.
Verizon and Motorola launched their latest Android flagship, the DROID Turbo. This handset is touted as being able to last two days on a single charge. The handset will release on October 30th.
Microsoft has pushed out a large update for OneNote on iOS and OS X that adds several new features and is now more secure with TouchID support too.
Microsoft has released new firmware for the Surface Pro 3 today that addresses several issues including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth drive updates, and an issue with the Pro 3 dock sleep state transition.
giffgaff has said that it is now "ready for a full scale launch of 4G", beginning on November 12, with three new goodybags, but there's still no unlimited 4G data option - 5GB is the most you'll get.
Microsoft has quietly updated its Account page with a new layout that makes it easier to view the settings on your account. The update should now be live for everyone.
Microsoft has confirmed that it is planning to launch its new Office 16 client and server apps in the second half of next year, while Office is rumored to finally launch on Android tablets next month.
While we still have a couple months to wait until the release of the Apple Watch, one ambitious programmer has created a program that emulates the Apple Watch UI on iOS devices.
Microsoft has rolled out a new version of its OneDrive app for Windows Phone, introducing an updated user interface, and - at long last - integrated support for OneDrive for Business.
HP's Stream 11 laptop, which costs only $200, is now on sale and it looks like it will include a $25 Windows Store credit as well, in addition to the one free year of Office 365 that comes with it.
Microsoft is building in a new framework for PowerShell that works as a package manager and anyone who has used Linux before will welcome this feature with open arms.
Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube, has confirmed that the company is still "working on" its long-awaited music subscription service, adding that she is "optimistic that you can see it soon."