From Huawei's big ambitions and Apple's next iPhones, to free Lumias, Microsoft's mobile payments, HP's hot recall, and not-quite-Universal apps, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Microsoft: Windows 10 Anniversary Update "available Aug. 2"
Huawei's MateBook goes toe-to-toe with Surface
Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14376 out now for PC and Mobile
The Oukitel C3 is an entry level device that ticks all the right boxes
Nokia Lumia Icon finally gets Windows 10 Mobile upgrade
99% of Windows 10 Mobile devices are Lumias (and other Windows phone insights)
After a prolonged campaign, Blizzard will implement native support for 21:9 resolutions in Overwatch after the capability failed to make the transition from the beta test to public release.
Valve is hosting yet another Steam summer sale with massive discounts of up to 90% on various games, DLCs and franchises, including Assassin's Creed, Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto, and more.
The creative director for Injustice 2 has stated that his company is looking to "cast the biggest net possible to get as many players into it as possible", by taking a more aggressive approach to DLC.
From Surface savings and Anniversary anticipation, to Opera's 'oops', Kid's Corner crushed, Groovey goodness, and games, games, GAMES! ...it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Xbox head Phil Spencer has confirmed that the company will sell Windows games on the Steam store, breaking the tradition of offering first-party UWP titles as Windows Store exclusives.
Sky and ITV are jumping on the eSports bandwagon after investing in GINX eSports TV, which will give the UK its first around-the-clock video gaming channel later this month.
In an interview, a Sony executive has stated that the company expects PlayStation VR shortages due to difficulty in predicting sales, also detailing his thoughts on the upcoming upgraded PlayStation.
Microsoft has detailed the answers to frequently asked questions regarding its Xbox Play Anywhere program which allows users to get games on both Xbox One and Windows 10 with a single purchase.
Nintendo has transformed its booth at E3, offering an experience like no other. While there are your typical kiosks, the sheer effort of putting gamers into the world of Zelda is mesmerizing.
After cutting the Xbox One's price to $299 last month, Microsoft has now reduced it even further to a "new low price" of $279 - a day after it unveiled its much smaller Xbox One S, priced from $299.
Square Enix surprised Final Fantasy fans at E3 when the company expanded on its upcoming gameplay footage of Final Fantasy XV with a Playstation VR version of the game.
'Here They Lie' is a psychological horror game for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR, being developed by a new studio, "Tangentlemen". The game is slated for a launch in 2016.
Sony has shown off its upcoming game 'Detroit: Become Human' in an intense trailer revolving around a hostage situation. It is being developed by the same team behind the ground-breaking 'Heavy Rain'.
At its E3 briefing today, Sony has unveiled LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens which will be making its way to consoles this month. It will also finally allow players to fly the Millennium Falcon.
Sony has taken the wraps off another upcoming PlayStation 4 exclusive, Spider-Man. The game is being developed by the same team behind 'Sunset Overdrive' and will feature a seasoned Peter Parker.
Following 2013's God of War: Ascension, a new title in the critically acclaimed series will finally be making its way to Sony platforms soon. The company has showcased gameplay in a lengthy trailer.
At Sony's E3 briefing today, Warner Bros. and Rocksteady studios have announced that 'Batman: Arkham VR' will be making its way exclusively to the PlayStation VR this October.
Capcom has announced that Resident Evil 7 will be making its way to Windows 10 (Store and Steam), Xbox One and PlayStation 4 next year, and will be supported on PlayStation VR.
Electronic Arts' press event from E3 kicks off with awesome gameplay footage from Respawn Entertainment's Titanfall 2, coming in October to Xbox One, PS4 and PC platforms.
Scalebound, a third-person action game which was initially shown off at least year's E3 was delayed to 2017. Now, a 5-minute video showcases the game which will be coming to Xbox One and Windows 10.
Microsoft has announced that it will be releasing State of Decay 2 as an exclusive on Windows 10 and Xbox One next year. The game appears to focus on survival and multiplayer like its predecessor.
Rare Studios showed off gameplay footage of its action and adventure game, Sea of Thieves. The title was showcased at last year's E3 as well but has yet to see a release on Xbox One and Windows 10.
The Halo universe is growing with the upcoming launch of Halo Wars 2. An Xbox One beta is going live today and the game is set to be released in February 2017. Check out the new trailer here.
Microsoft has debuted new gameplay footage from the upcoming first-person survival game We Happy Few, with horrifying masks, medicated characters on "Joy" pills and a reality that isn't what it seems.
CD Projekt Red has apparently decided to spin off Gwent as a standalone digital card game. Closed beta for the game will begin on Xbox One and Windows 10 starting this September.
Return to the places of the very first Dead Rising game with Dead Rising 4. Check out the new gameplay trailer - full of zombie deaths. Coming to Xbox One and Windows 10 this holiday season.
Ubisoft has shown off a video at the Microsoft E3 press conference with new gameplay footage and details regarding the first major expansion to its online shooter, The Division.
Microsoft has confirmed the third installment of its popular Forza Horizon franchise. This time, the game is heading to the Australian Outback, with plenty of open-world tracks to race around on.
Microsoft has just announced Gears of War 4 at its Xbox E3 2016 press conference. The game will be available as an exclusive on Xbox One and Windows 10, with cross-server multiplayer and co-op.
Electronic Arts has released a new Battlefield 1 gameplay trailer showcasing hand-to-hand combat, battles in the trenches, on horses and amidst clouds of mustard gas.
Along with announcing numerous games including a Skyrim remaster, Dishonored 2, a reboot to Prey, Quake Champions and more, Bethesda has also stated that it plans to bring Fallout 4 to VR platforms.
Bethesda has announced that Fallout Shelter will be making its way to the PC. The company has also promised a huge update, boasting tons of features, which will be packaged with the PC version too.
Bethesda has unveiled Prey, a re-imagining of the original game from 2006. The rebooted version is being developed by the same team behind Dishonored 2 and is headed to consoles and PCs in 2017.
Touting multiplayer and eSports on PC, Bethesda Softworks has announced Quake Champions, promising a unique roster of characters with distinct abilities and fast arena-styled combat.
Bethesda Softworks has detailed all the items included in the Collector's Edition of Dishonored 2. The Collector's Edition is available for pre-order right now and is priced at $99.99 in the US.
Bethesda has finally taken the covers off Dishonored 2 in a gameplay trailer which shows off a new setting, two playable characters, supernatural powers, time travel and themed missions.
Telltale Games has finally offered a first glimpse at one of its upcoming games, The Walking Dead season three. The teaser trailer shows off two playable characters, Clementine and Javier.
"The Escapists: The Walking Dead" just made its way to the Windows 10 Store last month. Despite being based on the popular graphic novel series and TV show, it has major flaws which can't be ignored.
Activision has announced that Kit Harington - who plays Jon Snow in HBO's Game of Thrones - will be the main villain in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, with assistance from film director Guy Ritchie.
Sony says its new "high-end PS4" will target hardcore gamers and those with 4K TVs, and will be sold alongside the current model - but the upgraded console won't make an appearance at E3 next week.
After introducing measures to deter cheating in 'Tom Clancy's The Division' earlier this year, Ubisoft now says it's going further, permanently banning those caught cheating on their first offense.
With rumors circulating the internet claiming that Halo 5: Guardians could be making its way to PC, Microsoft has quickly squashed these speculations, stating that there are no such plans.
Legendary overclockers 8Pack and Overclockers UK show off their latest ultra high end system with the latest 10-core i7 X6950 CPU. This could be the fastest system you can get your hands on very soon.
The announce trailer has been revealed for Injustice 2, the sequel to 2013's Injustice: Gods Among Us. It shows off a new character, Supergirl, and the prototype Batman suit from Batman Beyond.
Promotional material for Ubisoft's upcoming game, Watch Dogs 2, has once again leaked ahead of schedule. This time, a 30 second trailer shows off the new environment, protagonist and other NPCs.
Sheltered is a strategic post-apocalyptic game that focuses on survival. Released on Windows 10 just last week, we review the game which is way more exciting than what some screenshots may suggest.
Headlining EA Origin's "On the House" promotion this time, is classic Westwood RPG "Nox", which is available to download for free with no strings attached. The offer is valid for a limited time only.
In a surprise move, Blizzard dropped native support for ultra widescreen resolutions from its brand new first-person shooter, Overwatch, sparking criticism on its own Battle.net forums.
If you want one of the best gaming rigs available and have a bank account to support it, you owe it to yourself to check out the Digital Storm Aura that can be decked out with 10 cores and 32G of RAM.