Fortnite maker Epic Games beefs up its Unreal game engine in new update
After a wildly successful last few months thanks to Fortnite, Epic Games is delivering some substantial new updates to its Unreal game engine which supports a variety of cross-platform titles and experiences. Some features [..]
Mastercard targets major blockchain breakthrough
Mastercard is looking to make blockchain transactions easier for everyone with a new payments system.
The company has applied for a patent concerning a simpler way to tie cryptocurrency payments to real-life accounts.
Google gets slapped $5BN by EU for Android antitrust abuse
Google has been fined a record breaking €4.34 billion (~$5BN) by European antitrust regulators for abusing the dominance of its Android mobile operating system.
Competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager has tweeted to [..]
Vodafone expands IoT range for businesses
Vodafone has launched a number of business focused Internet of Things (IoT) devices as it looks to bring more connectivity to the workplace.
The operator has unveiled two new "digital building" solutions that [..]
Glovo gets $134M to beef up its on-demand delivery business
Spanish startup Glovo, whose platform lets app users summon a gig economy worker to shop on their behalf, be it for a takeaway burger or a multi-bag supermarket shop, has bagged a €115 million (~$134M) Series C round of [..]
The Great British Hack-Off hackathon against Brexit is on this weekend
Prizes of up to £1,000 are up for grabs at Great British Hack-Off summer festival hackathon, an event designed to supercharge the campaign to lobby for a ‘people’s vote’ on Brexit with the option to remain [..]
EU’s Google Android antitrust decision incoming…
A decision in a long running EU antitrust probe of Google’s Android OS is due to land shortly.
European Commission officials are trailing a press conference with competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager — to [..]
Niantic acquires Seismic Games
Niantic — the company behind Pokémon GO — is back at it with another acquisition.
After acquiring Escher Reality back in February and Matrix Mill back in June, this morning the company announced it’s acquiring [..]
Dyson V8 Absolute: Should I buy it?
The bottom line: Before there was the heralded Dyson Cyclone V10, there was the V8 Absolute. This cordless dust-buster may not be the newest model in the lot, but it has plenty of power and clearly displays Dyson's [..]
The best Amazon Prime Day deals 2018 in the US, ranked
The last Amazon Prime Day deals end at midnight PDT in the US, but according to our in-depth list of deals, there are hundreds of dollars worth of sales. You'll find laptop deals, phone deals and 4KTV deals in [..]