Dual-core iPhone 6 graphics performance crushes Samsung's octa-core Galaxy S6
Oh look, specs on paper aren't always the last word when it comes to performance — and the results of these graphics tests are going to shock you!
Today has been something of a nightmare for those of us attempting to sort through the April Fools’ Day jokes to find something resembling news, but it might have all been worth it for the video we’re about to show you. More →
Amazon, always one to push the envelope, took the wraps off of Amazon Dash yesterday. In case you missed it, the latest addition to Amazon’s growing product lineup is a series of oval buttons stamped with the logo of a particular household item that tends to need replenishing on a frequent basis.
For instance, say you’re running low on Tide. Instead of making a mental note to buy more detergent, you can simply press the button on your Tide Amazon Dash widget whereupon it will send a message, via Wi-Fi, to your Amazon mobile shopping app confirming that an order has been placed. Of course, users can pre-determine the quantities they want delivered.
OnePlus on Wednesday announced a brand-new product that appeared to be just another April Fools prank from a tech company. However, the OnePlus DR-1 is not just a good-looking joke of a drone, but a real product. The company started taking preorders on its website for the device and they quickly sold out. More →
Popular YouTube channel Screen Junkies made a new “Honest Trailer” video, this time targeting Christopher Nolan’s epic Interstellar. The movie was one of 2014’s most anticipated sci-fi titles, but that doesn’t mean everyone who’s seen it is a fan. There are plenty of reasons to question Nolan’s script, and Screen Junkies does just that in the following clip. However, you shouldn’t watch if you haven’t seen Interstellar just yet, as the “honest” trailer is filled with spoilers that will give many things away. More →
Tesla will announce a new product at the end of April that’s not a car, CEO Elon Musk recently announced without revealing any further details. Even so, most people are expecting the secret product to use some of the technology developed by the company for its electric vehicles. Specifically, Tesla is said to launch a battery that’s big enough to power an entire home, and one analyst has apparently found out everything there is to know about it. More →
If you’re like me, then you appreciate the convenience of having a standby mode on your new consoles. It means you’ll never be more than a few seconds away from jumping back into Halo 5 or Forza Horizon 2. In fact, with the Xbox One, it’s as simple as saying the phrase “Xbox on”… but there is a downside.
Last week, Noah Horowitz of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) published a piece on his blog which claims that Microsoft is costing Xbox One owners hundreds of millions of dollars every year by leaving the Instant-On power mode as the default power mode out of the box. More →