Crescent Moon: Morphite will be on Android by Christmas

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If you think Crescent Moon has forgotten about the Android version of Morphite, think again. In a recent reply to an Instagram post, Crescent Moon confirmed that Morphite will launch on Android “before Xmas”. It’s a shame we couldn’t get a more specific release date than that, but let’s not count our blessings. We can stare at our phone, ignore our family, and visit a bunch of different planets instead of just wishing to on Christmas day. That’s all that matters. What even is Morphite? In case you live under the ground, and ...

NVIDIA Says SHIELD TV 6.1 Update Arrives This Week, Hints at YouTube TV Android TV App Too (Updated)

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NVIDIA’s SHIELD TV units recently picked up a major update to v6.0 that included Google Assistant for the Android TV platform. It’s major in that Google Assistant turns Android TV into a control hub for your home life by allowing you to get info, access smart home objects, etc. This morning, though, NVIDIA posted details for a SHIELD TV 6.1 update that expands on Google Assistant, but may also have tipped off a YouTube TV Android TV app announcement. UPDATE: Google just announced YouTube TV Android ...

Samsung Gear Sport review: A smartwatch regular people might actually buy

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Article Contents Smartwatches were supposed to be the Next Big Thing TM a few years ago when Samsung launched the original Android-powered Galaxy Gear. That device came with a laundry list of problems, but the company quickly reassessed and got on board with Android Wear while also dabbling with the Tizen wearable OS. When Samsung quietly stepped back from Android Wear, many of us thought it was a mistake. With the release of the Gear Sport, it's looking like Samsung made the right call. The Gear Sport ...

Best Deals on This Friday Afternoon: $100 Off Pixel 2, $500 Off Sony 55″ 4K TV, $100 Off UE Megaboom

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It’s Friday, so how does a big dump of tech deals sound? Below, we’ve gathered up some of the better deals you’ll find as we head into the weekend. As of right now, we’ve got big discounts on Sony Android TVs at Best Buy, typical $100 discounts on the Galaxy S8 line, $100 off UE’s Megaboom speaker, good deals on Samsung’s best microSD cards, and that still-running $9.99 deal for the SmartThings Link for NVIDIA SHIELD. Feel free to drop any others in the comments if ...

Kingdom Rush Origins and Frontiers are 89p on Google Play

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Kingdom Rush Origins and Kingdom Rush Frontiers, two of the finest tower defence games you can lay your hands on, are currently on sale at just 89p. Why are they on sale? Halloween of course. How long will they be on sale? Till just after Halloween presumably. If you haven’t played either of these games and you’ve got a spare 90p (or, what the hell, £1.80) lying around then you should visit the Google Play store immediately. The Kingdom Rush games are big, beautiful, perfectly balanced tower defence ...

5v5 matches coming to Vainglory, pre-register now

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Vainglory is perhaps the most popular mobile MOBA in the world, so a lot of people will be interested to learn that it’s about to undergo a significant change. That’s right – Vainglory will soon contain a purpose-built 5v5 map built by a team of former competitive players and PC MOBA designers. Developer Super Evil Megacorp claims that Vainglory’s 5v5 experience is, “deeply strategic and tactical, with console-grade performance, based on deep, original fantasy and personality-rich storytelling.” But they would say that. The only way to know for ...

Netflix Supports Picture-in-Picture on Android 8.1

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If you have found usefulness with the native Picture-in-Picture mode in Oreo, you’ll be happy to learn that the Netflix app nows supports it. The only catch is, you need Android 8.1 (currently in developer preview), making this an exclusive feature to Pixel and select Nexus owners for the foreseeable future. With this feature, folks can start watching whatever movie or TV show they want on Netflix, hit the home button, then continue watching their title within a little window while they get other things done ...

Eternity Guardians is a deep yet casual mobile hack and slasher, out now

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A shady organisation called Pandora has abducted your sister. An army of orcs has invaded your realm. You’re a kick-ass demigod, half deity and half human (or elf). What do you do? You kill everyone of course. Eternity Guardians is an action-RPG set in a “reimagined” world of Norse mythology. It sees you slashing, hacking, smacking, chopping, and otherwise pulverising assorted fantasy creatures and hulking bosses. Axe-ing for trouble You start off doing this with a giant battleaxe, before unlocking several other weapons which you can seamlessly swap in ...