Crytek has finally officially announced its new game Arena of Fate, confirming that at the release will be available for the PC and the next gen consoles. Arena of Fate is a fantasy MOBA (although Crytek describes only multiplayer title) in which two teams of five players compete in the quest for dominance. The game will offer us a number of well-known and popular characters such as Frankenstein, Jack the Ripper and Baron Munchhausen.
The company BitTorrent, which is behind the eponymous popular protocol for file sharing, will soon introduce a mobile application for streaming of content. The application represents the company's latest attempt to show themselves in a good light as a provider of legal services.
Subscription streaming music service Spotify will soon launch a new free service for streaming music, which will be financed through advertising.
Samsung TV box runs on dual-core processor clocked at 1.7 GHz, while the 1GB of RAM ensures that all running applications work smoothly. To save your files Samsung has provided 8GB of flash memory and hard disk with 1TB of capacity.
Two companies joined forces, and this week demonstrated wireless streaming of visual content in Ultra HDTV or 4K resolution from the laptop to the presentation screen. Wilocity is a manufacturer of wireless chips with multi-gigabit speeds at a frequency of 60 GHz, while the company DisplayLink is responsible for development of the "USB graphics technology'" which includes a combination of smooth display of video, low latency and ease of USB technology.
Bravia Smart Stick NSZ-GU1 connects via HDMI connector to your TV, and lets you search the Internet, play games, play the video on the Internet, as well as the use other applications via the TV screen.
The battle between Samsung and LG is not subsiding. After Samsung just before the IFA presented their curved UHD OLED TVs from 55 to 65 inches, which were said to be the first UHD OLED TVs with curved screen, after the official opening of the IFA 2013 fair in Berlin, the situation looks a little different. Specifically, Samsung now can only say that they were first to present such TVs, because LG today unveiled their own UHD OLED TVs that also come with curved screen, and even more interestingly, LG TVs are bigger, and come with a diagonal of 77 inches.
Just as the rumors that have appeared in earlier today claimed, Microsoft confirmed that we will have and opportunity to purchase Xbox One on 22nd November this year, when it will be available in specialised stores in selected countries.
Lenovo today unveiled its big 29-inch ThinkVision monitor LT2934z that comes with 21:9 aspect ratio, which offers 33% more width than the standard 16:9 monitors, and can reasonably be called a "panoramic monitor". Monitor uses Advanced High Performance IPS (AH-IPS) LCD screen that gives viewing angle of 178/178 degrees and covers almost 100% of sRGB color gamut.
Google has redesigned the Android YouTube app and now interface greatly resembles the Google Play store. On the left side tehre is still the previously known menu where you can navigate through your subscriptions and recommendations, while the rest of the interface is presented in the form of cards.