Gaming

Tetris Effect soundtrack debuts on Billboard charts

The Tetris Effect Original Soundtrack by Hydelic is excellent, and now you can see that reflected in its popularity. Hydelic released the full OST album late last month. Two weeks later, and the Tetris Effect OST has cracked Billboard’s chart for top 100 current album sales. Hydelic’s soundtrack finished at No. 97 on the album […]

Gaming

Fortnite show Ninja Battles debuts on Mixer on May 28

Tyler “Ninja” Blevins today announced Ninja Battles featuring Fortnite, a new competitive gaming series, premiering May 28 on Microsoft’s Mixer streaming platform. Confirmed participants include Nick Eh 30, Bugha, Ewok, NateHill, Reverse2K, among many others who will be competing against Ninja each week. The show marks the debut live event series hosted on Ninja’s Mixer […]

Gears & Gadgets

HP debuts Elitebook Dragonfly 2-in-1 with ultra-light chassis, 24-hour battery life

The new HP Elite Dragonfly 2-in-1. Valentina Palladino Its “dragonfly blue” exterior is a refreshing break from the blacks and silvers that adorn most PCs. Valentina Palladino Despite its slim frame, the Dragonfly includes a USB-A port on its edge. Valentina Palladino HP also found room for a full-sized HDMI port. Valentina Palladino The keyboard […]

Mobile

Google Debuts 53 Gender-Fluid Emoji

Google plans to launch 53 “gender ambiguous” emoji this week, according to Fast Company. The emoji “have been designed to live between the existing male and female emoji and recognize gender as a spectrum,” Fast Company reports. The emoji will first arrive in a beta release for Pixel handsets, and should make their way to […]

Gears & Gadgets

Google debuts “next-generation” Assistant, coming to next Pixel phones

Enlarge Google/Screenshot Google on Tuesday debuted an updated version of its Google Assistant platform during the keynote of its Google I/O developers conference. The company said it is internally calling this the “next-generation” Assistant and that it will first become available on Google’s “new Pixel phones” later this year. (Not to be confused with the […]