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Pokemon Fan Imagines What a Pre-Evolution for Drampa Would Be Like - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
21.02.2024

Pokemon Fan Imagines What a Pre-Evolution for Drampa Would Be Like

A Pokemon fan has recently designed a pre-evolution for Drampa, giving it a baby form. Creating alternative Pokemon forms is a common practice in the franchise’s community, and pre-evolutions are one of the most popular kinds of fan art, especially due to how cute the results often are.

Lockbit cybercrime gang faces global takedown with indictments and arrests - tech.hindustantimes.com - Britain - Usa - China - Russia - Ukraine - Poland - city London - state California - Puerto Rico - state New Jersey
tech.hindustantimes.com
21.02.2024

Lockbit cybercrime gang faces global takedown with indictments and arrests

An international law enforcement operation led by Britain's National Crime Agency and the FBI has arrested and indicted members of the Lockbit ransomware gang, in an unprecedented police operation that has struck one of the world's most notorious cybercrime gangs.

ARM’s Cortex-X5 Rumored To Be Underperforming, With High Power Surges And Low Multi-Core Scores Afflicting The Upcoming Core Design - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
20.02.2024

ARM’s Cortex-X5 Rumored To Be Underperforming, With High Power Surges And Low Multi-Core Scores Afflicting The Upcoming Core Design

The new Cortex-X5 design from ARM appears to be running into problems, with a new rumor stating that the super core is experiencing severely high power consumption at raised clock speeds and offering diminished multi-core performance when that maximum power limit is reduced. While this may not be an issue for Qualcomm as its Snapdragon 8 Gen 4 is said to adopt custom CPU designs, MediaTek may be sweating profusely as it has to eventually announce the Dimensity 9400, which is said to adopt the same Cortex-X5 in its CPU cluster.

Nintendo Leaker Hints at Return of Dormant Franchise - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
20.02.2024

Nintendo Leaker Hints at Return of Dormant Franchise

An established Nintendo insider has hinted that the company will soon reveal a new Endless Ocean, a scuba diving adventure series originally released on the Wii. The Nintendo reveal will apparently happen at the company's next Direct presentation.

Layoffs hit GTA producer's Everywhere studio - eurogamer.net - China
eurogamer.net
20.02.2024

Layoffs hit GTA producer's Everywhere studio

Everywhere developer Build A Rocket Boy has confirmed a round of layoffs at the company, which was founded by ex-Grand Theft Auto producer Leslie Benzies in 2016.

5 things about AI you may have missed today: Samsung to provide AI training, Truecaller eyes AI to fight fraud, more - tech.hindustantimes.com - Britain - Germany - China - North Korea - Spain - Portugal - Italy - India - France - city Mumbai
tech.hindustantimes.com
20.02.2024

5 things about AI you may have missed today: Samsung to provide AI training, Truecaller eyes AI to fight fraud, more

AI roundup: Samsung launched a new program at the Visvesvaraya Technological University that will provide upskilling and training opportunities to over 1100 students about AI and IoT to make them future-ready. For growth and to combat fraud, Truecaller CEO said the company is turning to AI. Know what happened in the world of AI today.

Tencent’s gaming cash cow Honor of Kings sets sights on MENA - techcrunch.com - China - Brazil - Singapore - Saudi Arabia - city Amsterdam
techcrunch.com
20.02.2024

Tencent’s gaming cash cow Honor of Kings sets sights on MENA

Honor of Kings, Tencent’s massively popular mobile game, has its eye set on the international market in 2024.

Xiaomi Shares the Xiaomi 14 Ultra Camera Samples Ahead of its Launch–Stunning Color Reproduction and Detailed Images - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
20.02.2024

Xiaomi Shares the Xiaomi 14 Ultra Camera Samples Ahead of its Launch–Stunning Color Reproduction and Detailed Images

Earlier today, Xiaomi shared the official camera specifications of the upcoming Xiaomi 14 Ultra. At that time, I pointed out how it is easily the best camera phone in the market with a really powerful Sony LYT-900 sensor under the hood. The rest of the cameras are just as impressive, mind you. All of this combined makes the new phone one of the best in the business.

6G Architecture Testing Underway As China Mobile Launches First Satellite Capable Of Transmitting Data At This Bandwidth - wccftech.com - China - county Story
wccftech.com
20.02.2024

6G Architecture Testing Underway As China Mobile Launches First Satellite Capable Of Transmitting Data At This Bandwidth

6G connectivity is far from commercialization, but that is not stopping nations from carrying out a series of tests to gain an edge against other competing regions. Samsung, for instance, has been conducting tests of a similar nature, but this standard is not expected to go mainstream until 2030. Similarly, China Mobile does not see a 6G launch anytime soon, but that has not stopped the carrier from performing its own benchmarks through a satellite launch.

Cull the Unworthy in Survivor’s Bane - news.blizzard.com - China
news.blizzard.com
19.02.2024

Cull the Unworthy in Survivor’s Bane

Since our last content update, players celebrated the Lunar New Year with Tong-Shi’s Renewal, slew allies in Howler Hunt, and devoured the Season 23 Battle Pass. This content update introduces changes to the Survivor’s Bane Event, 42 new Legendary items, Class Balance updates, and a new PvP mode: Tower War.

Xiaomi 14 Ultra set to launch; Know what it will bring for users - tech.hindustantimes.com - China - India
tech.hindustantimes.com
19.02.2024

Xiaomi 14 Ultra set to launch; Know what it will bring for users

Xiaomi enthusiasts, mark your calendars! The much-anticipated Xiaomi 14 Ultra is poised to make its grand entrance in China on February 22nd, with a global unveiling set to take place at the prestigious Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 in Barcelona later this month. Ahead of the launch, Xiaomi has teased fans by confirming the handset's design, color choices, and offering a glimpse into its formidable camera capabilities.

INDIE Live Expo 2024 set for May 25 - gematsu.com - Britain - China - Japan
gematsu.com
19.02.2024

INDIE Live Expo 2024 set for May 25

Ryu’s Office will host the first INDIE Live Expo event of 2024 on May 25, the company announced. The showcase will mark the 10th ever INDIE Live Expo event, and is commemorated by a new logo.

New Leak Is Good News for Shin Megami Tensei Fans - gamerant.com - China - South Korea
gamerant.com
19.02.2024

New Leak Is Good News for Shin Megami Tensei Fans

Shin Megami Tensei 5: Vengeance has been rated in South Korea. The leaked classification implies that the unannounced title is a complete edition of Shin Megami Tensei 5 with all the DLC and even some extra content.

AMD Zen 5 CPUs Reportedly Made On TSMC’s 3nm Process In Q2, Mass Production In Q3 - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
19.02.2024

AMD Zen 5 CPUs Reportedly Made On TSMC’s 3nm Process In Q2, Mass Production In Q3

A report by Chinese technology outlet, UDN, suggests that AMD's Zen 5 CPUs will be entering TSMC fabs in Q2 followed by mass production in Q3 2024.

Official Xiaomi 14 Ultra Camera Specs Put the Galaxy S24 Ultra to Shame, Possibly Sports the Best Camera System We Have Seen in a While - wccftech.com - China - city Sandbox
wccftech.com
19.02.2024

Official Xiaomi 14 Ultra Camera Specs Put the Galaxy S24 Ultra to Shame, Possibly Sports the Best Camera System We Have Seen in a While

The Xiaomi 14 series is all but official in the international markets, and we know for a fact that the Xiaomi 14 Ultra is going to be the star of the show. The phone will launch in China on 22nd February, followed by an international release on 25th February, later this month. As expected, Xiaomi is not shying away from talking about the phone, and today, the company has revealed some more details about the phone--mainly the camera that will be found on the flagship.

Xiaomi 14 Ultra Confirmed To Go Global As The Phone Is Launching In China Three Days Before Its International Debut - wccftech.com - China - county Day
wccftech.com
19.02.2024

Xiaomi 14 Ultra Confirmed To Go Global As The Phone Is Launching In China Three Days Before Its International Debut

The global smartphone market is finally going to have some more competition as Xiaomi is set to unveil the Xiaomi 14 series in international markets on 25th February, later this month. The star of the show, of course, is going to be the Ultra variant. This time around, the company has decided to cut the Pro variant from the international markets, so we are just going to get the base and Ultra offerings. Now we know a little more about the Ultra variant and its release date.

How iOS 18’s Forthcoming AI Features Could Make The iPhone 16 a Worthy Upgrade Over The iPhone 15 - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
19.02.2024

How iOS 18’s Forthcoming AI Features Could Make The iPhone 16 a Worthy Upgrade Over The iPhone 15

Apple is invested in bringing AI technology to its product line, with the iPhone being the prime candidate to receive many new additions. Apple's process to bring AI to the iPhone is two-fold. While some features may be part of iOS 18, others will be exclusive to the iPhone 16 lineup. Altogether, AI will make the iPhone 16 and iPhone 16 Pro models a worthy upgrade over the current models, considering the number of new features coming with iOS 18.

Huawei’s Rise Continues To Harm Apple’s Market Share In China, Claim Analysts; Other Reasons Also Highlighted For iPhone Shipments Decline - wccftech.com - China - state California
wccftech.com
18.02.2024

Huawei’s Rise Continues To Harm Apple’s Market Share In China, Claim Analysts; Other Reasons Also Highlighted For iPhone Shipments Decline

In Apple’s latest Q1 2024 earnings call, it was revealed that nearly 30 percent of the technology giant’s iPhone revenue for the quarter was thanks to its presence in one market, China, and given its recent 13 percent shipments decline in the region, the company stands to lose out on a ton if its market share continues to be threatened. Unfortunately, that looks to be the case here, with analysts believing that Huawei’s comeback is creating a torrent of problems and other reasons for that sales slump.

Here is a Comprehensive List of Samsung Galaxy Devices That Will Receive Android 15 Update - wccftech.com - China - county Day
wccftech.com
18.02.2024

Here is a Comprehensive List of Samsung Galaxy Devices That Will Receive Android 15 Update

Now that Google has dropped the first Android 15 Developer Preview for Pixel users, a lot of non-Pixel users have started to think if and when they will get access to the latest update. Samsung, being one of the biggest Android manufacturers, comes to mind because the company has a huge portfolio of devices that may be eligible for Android 15. In this article, we are going to list down all the devices that should get the update.

Intel Demands More Than $10 Billion Under CHIPS Act From The Biden Administration - wccftech.com - Taiwan - Usa - China - county Story - state Arizona - state New Mexico - state Ohio
wccftech.com
18.02.2024

Intel Demands More Than $10 Billion Under CHIPS Act From The Biden Administration

Intel has reportedly demanded further subsidies from the Biden administration under the CHIPS Act as the firm ramps up developments in setting facilities in the US.

NVIDIA Drastically Reduces Delivery Times Of Its AI GPUs As Supply Chain Witnesses Improvement - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
18.02.2024

NVIDIA Drastically Reduces Delivery Times Of Its AI GPUs As Supply Chain Witnesses Improvement

NVIDIA's supply chain of its AI accelerators has reportedly witnessed a massive improvement as the firm reduces delivery times drastically.

Huawei’s Mate 60 Series Rumored To Witness A Price Drop, But That Is Only If Kirin 9000S Production Increases - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
17.02.2024

Huawei’s Mate 60 Series Rumored To Witness A Price Drop, But That Is Only If Kirin 9000S Production Increases

The Kirin 9000S chipset was the first stepping stone that would enable Huawei to stop relying on foreign technologies, but it has been a tough road, especially with the U.S. trade sanctions breathing down on the former Chinese giant’s neck. The company is rumored to want to make its Mate 60 series more accessible to customers from a pricing perspective, and with the P70 launch in tow, that would be the ideal move to make. However, a tipster states that unless Kirin 9000S production picks up, that will not be possible.

MSI Claw Gets Benchmarked, Initial Testing Shows ASUS ROG Ally With AMD Ryzen Z1 Ahead of Intel Meteor Lake For Handhelds - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
17.02.2024

MSI Claw Gets Benchmarked, Initial Testing Shows ASUS ROG Ally With AMD Ryzen Z1 Ahead of Intel Meteor Lake For Handhelds

Intel's Meteor Lake-powered MSI Claw handheld has been tested and compared against the ASUS ROG Ally powered by the AMD Ryzen Z1 series.

Netflix is now streaming another incredible canceled show, Warrior - polygon.com - Usa - China - Ireland - county Lee - city San Francisco - county Andrew
polygon.com
16.02.2024

Netflix is now streaming another incredible canceled show, Warrior

Two years before his tragic death in 1973, the legendary martial artist, philosopher, and movie star Bruce Lee had an idea for a television show. Tentatively titled Ah Sahm, it would follow the adventures of a martial artist in the American Old West.

What The Giant Tree In Palworld Is (& Why You Shouldn't Build There) - screenrant.com - Usa - China - Hungary - county Island
screenrant.com
16.02.2024

What The Giant Tree In Palworld Is (& Why You Shouldn't Build There)

Though is filled with a ton of game mechanics with less emphasis on the lore or narrative, the giant tree in the top left of the screen has sparked the interest of many of the 19 million people who have hopped into the game since it was originally released. Without a direct story in beyond the Journal entries scattered throughout the Palpagos Islands, it's left to players' imagination as to what the giant tree is and what it could mean for the game's Pal population.

IPhone SE 4 Display Orders Are Being Fought By Samsung And BOE, With Apple’s Low-Cost OLED Model Scheduled To Launch In 2025 - wccftech.com - China - North Korea - state California
wccftech.com
16.02.2024

IPhone SE 4 Display Orders Are Being Fought By Samsung And BOE, With Apple’s Low-Cost OLED Model Scheduled To Launch In 2025

The iPhone SE 4 will be Apple’s first low-cost offering to transition from an LCD to an OLED, matching the company’s other high-end devices, but buyers will have to muster up sufficient patience because this particular model is slated to launch sometime in 2025. Thankfully, the company will not have to fret over the display cost of the iPhone SE 4 since Samsung and BOE are reportedly fighting over orders.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Prices Are Coming Down - gamerant.com - Germany - Usa - China - Saudi Arabia - Vietnam - Uae
gamerant.com
15.02.2024

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Prices Are Coming Down

After months of high prices that have exceeded its initial retail price, the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090 graphics card has seen its MSRP go below $1,899, just a few hundred dollars above its initial launch price. While it was launched in late 2022, the flagship Nvidia GPU has been a target of both scalpers and the US government for different reasons.

5 things about AI you may have missed today: IBM report on AI in India, UAE backs Sam Altman vision on AI, and more - tech.hindustantimes.com - Germany - Usa - China - India - Uae
tech.hindustantimes.com
15.02.2024

5 things about AI you may have missed today: IBM report on AI in India, UAE backs Sam Altman vision on AI, and more

UAE backs Sam Altman's vision, aims to lead the world on AI regulation; IBM report reveals 59% of Indian enterprises actively using AI; Microsoft pledges $3.44 billion investment in Germany, focusing on AI boost; Google unveils internal AI 'Goose' to accelerate employee coding efficiency- this and more in our daily roundup. Let us take a look.

Suikoden Creator Has Died - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
15.02.2024

Suikoden Creator Has Died

Yoshitaka Murayama, the creator of the classic JRPG franchise Suikoden and the director of its spiritual successor series Eiyuden Chronicle, has died. He had apparently been fighting an unspecified illness, which led to his untimely passing in the middle of the development of Eiyuden Chronicle: Hundred Heroes.

Genshin Impact Chart Shows Xianyun and Nahida First-week Banner Revenue - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
15.02.2024

Genshin Impact Chart Shows Xianyun and Nahida First-week Banner Revenue

A Genshin Impact chart shows the first-week revenue of the current limited banner that features the new five-star character Xianyun and the Dendro Archon Nahida. Both of these characters are part of the first banner phase of the ongoing version 4.4, which also features a new four-star unit named Gaming.

Sony Claims Rise Of The Ronin Wasn’t Planned To Release In Korea At All - gameranx.com - China - North Korea - Japan
gameranx.com
15.02.2024

Sony Claims Rise Of The Ronin Wasn’t Planned To Release In Korea At All

Sony has now made a new statement about Rise of the Ronin’s Korean release.

Phantom Blade Zero's Anime Trailer is a Historical High-Stakes Duel - ign.com - China
ign.com
14.02.2024

Phantom Blade Zero's Anime Trailer is a Historical High-Stakes Duel

In honor of 2024 marking the Year of the Dragon in the Chinese calendar, S-Game has revealed an introspective and suspenseful Phantom Blade Zero anime trailer called Rain & Bloodthat recalls Phantom Blade's history–and its upcoming future as a third-person action game.

Palworld Players Spot 6 Unreleased Pals - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
14.02.2024

Palworld Players Spot 6 Unreleased Pals

Thanks to trailers and other pre-release content, Palworld players have spotted six Pals that have yet to be added to the open world survival game. Currently, there are technically 137 Pals in Palworld, though only 111 completely original creatures. The other 26 Pals are variants of existing Pals that, somewhat similar to regional variants in the Pokemon games, have a different typing than their base form.

Phantom Blade Zero's Anime Trailer is a Historical High-Stakes Due - ign.com - China
ign.com
14.02.2024

Phantom Blade Zero's Anime Trailer is a Historical High-Stakes Due

In honor of 2024 marking the Year of the Dragon in the Chinese calendar, , S-Game has revealed an introspective and suspenseful Phantom Blade Zero anime trailer called Rain & Bloodthat recalls Phantom Blade's history–and its upcoming future as a third-person action game.

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Sees Steady Decline In Prices Globally, Slowly Falling Back To MSRP - wccftech.com - Germany - Usa - China - county Price
wccftech.com
14.02.2024

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 Sees Steady Decline In Prices Globally, Slowly Falling Back To MSRP

NVIDIA's flagship Ada Lovelace GPU, the GeForce RTX 4090, has seen a decent drop in pricing as the global supply chains reach a steady level.

Roguelike deckbuilder the World According to Girl coming to Xbox Series, Xbox One, and Switch on February 15 - gematsu.com - Britain - Germany - China - Japan - Spain - Portugal - France
gematsu.com
14.02.2024

Roguelike deckbuilder the World According to Girl coming to Xbox Series, Xbox One, and Switch on February 15

Publisher Amata Games and Japanese developer yondray will release roguelike deckbuilder the World According to Girl for Xbox Series, Xbox One, and Switch on February 15, the companies announced. It will support English, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese language options.

NYT Connections today: answers and hints for Wednesday, February 14 - digitaltrends.com - China - New York - city New York
digitaltrends.com
14.02.2024

NYT Connections today: answers and hints for Wednesday, February 14

Connections is the latest puzzle game from the New York Times. The game tasks you with categorizing a pool of 16 words into four secret (for now) groups by figuring out how the words relate to each other. The puzzle resets every night at midnight and each new puzzle has a varying degree of difficulty. Just like Wordle, you can keep track of your winning streak and compare your scores with friends.

This gaming startup tries to show ‘AI + crypto’ is not a fad - techcrunch.com - China - Singapore
techcrunch.com
14.02.2024

This gaming startup tries to show ‘AI + crypto’ is not a fad

Before the world became fixated on artificial intelligence, thanks to generative AI’s advances, cryptocurrency was the darling of many investors. So when some venture capital firms started swiftly switching their focus between AI and crypto, the industry’s onlookers scorn their opportunism. Meanwhile, a wave of entrepreneurs emerged as fervent advocates for the convergence of AI and crypto. Vitalik Buterin, the core founder of the Ethereum blockchain network, posted an article last month musing on the four possible applications of “AI + crypto,” sparking enthusiasm among his Twitter followers. The use cases have yet to be proven at scale.

Voice Love On Air for PC launches March 14 - gematsu.com - Britain - China - Japan - city Sanctuary - city Santa
gematsu.com
14.02.2024

Voice Love On Air for PC launches March 14

The PC version of boys love visual novel Voice Love On Air will launch via Steam on March 14, developers Softstar Entertainment and Noisy Fish announced. The Switch version will follow at a later date.

India IT ministry fears losing out to China, Vietnam in smartphone exports race - tech.hindustantimes.com - China - India - Mexico - Thailand - Vietnam
tech.hindustantimes.com
14.02.2024

India IT ministry fears losing out to China, Vietnam in smartphone exports race

India risks losing out to China and Vietnam as it seeks to become a major smartphone export hub and must "act fast" to lure global companies with lower tariffs, the deputy IT minister said in government documents seen by Reuters.

Today's Connections Answers & Hints For February 14, 2024 (Puzzle #248) - screenrant.com - China
screenrant.com
14.02.2024

Today's Connections Answers & Hints For February 14, 2024 (Puzzle #248)

It's February 14th and you know what that means, a brand new word-grouping puzzle to solve. Today's categories have a little bit of spice to them, but don't let the love-struck theme throw you off your game, there's still some tricky groupings to solve.

Co-op fantasy survival adventure game To the Star announced for PC - gematsu.com - Britain - Germany - China - county Early - Russia - North Korea - Japan - Poland - Spain - Brazil - Portugal - Italy - France
gematsu.com
13.02.2024

Co-op fantasy survival adventure game To the Star announced for PC

Gord developer Covenant.dev has announced To the Star, a cooperative survival adventure game set in a fantasy realm for up to four players. It will launch first in Early Access for PC via Steam, where it will remain for approximately one year as the game is refined, polished, and balanced. It will support English, Polish, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Italian, French, Japanese, Korean, and Russian language options.

Princess Peach: Showtime! is Seemingly Built on Unreal Engine - gamingbolt.com - China
gamingbolt.com
13.02.2024

Princess Peach: Showtime! is Seemingly Built on Unreal Engine

With Nintendo allegedly gearing up to reveal its next-generation console (and release it later in the year), first-party support for Switch is bound to continue slowing down, though we do still have some notable releases lined up. For instance, Princess Peach: Showtime! is out a little over a month from now, and though details about the game’s development are bafflingly scant – as is often the case with Nintendo titles – one particularly notable tidbit has seemingly emerged.

Nothing says ‘cute’ like a plush of one of Amnesia’s most terrifying monsters - destructoid.com - China
destructoid.com
13.02.2024

Nothing says ‘cute’ like a plush of one of Amnesia’s most terrifying monsters

Amnesia: The Dark Descent is easily one of my favorite horror games of all time. While a little dated now, I still recall the first time I encountered the Grunt, the slack-jawed monstrosity with the bloodcurdling wail. Such terror. So imagine my surprise when I saw that developer Frictional Games is launching a plush of the creature.

Twitch Streamer Jinny Receives Generous $10,000 Donation with One Condition - gamerant.com - China - South Korea - New Zealand
gamerant.com
13.02.2024

Twitch Streamer Jinny Receives Generous $10,000 Donation with One Condition

Twitch streamer Jinnytty, widely recognized for her engaging content, experienced a moment of surprise when one of her viewers donated a significant sum of $10,000. However, the surprise didn't end there; the Twitch donation came with a unique condition: the funds were to be exclusively allocated for a live-streamed cruise experience.

Japan spent more than $620m on location-based games in 2023 - gamesindustry.biz - Usa - China - South Korea - Japan
gamesindustry.biz
13.02.2024

Japan spent more than $620m on location-based games in 2023

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ChatGPT-maker OpenAI CEO Sam Altman warns 'misalignments' could make artificial intelligence dangerous - tech.hindustantimes.com - Usa - China - New York - county Summit - San Francisco - Uae - city Abu Dhabi
tech.hindustantimes.com
13.02.2024

ChatGPT-maker OpenAI CEO Sam Altman warns 'misalignments' could make artificial intelligence dangerous

The CEO of ChatGPT-maker OpenAI said Tuesday that the dangers that keep him awake at night regarding artificial intelligence are the “very subtle societal misalignments” that could make the systems wreak havoc.

OpenAI’s Sam Altman Says UAE Could Be an AI ‘Sandbox’ For the World - tech.hindustantimes.com - Usa - China - Washington - India - city Sandbox - Uae
tech.hindustantimes.com
13.02.2024

OpenAI’s Sam Altman Says UAE Could Be an AI ‘Sandbox’ For the World

OpenAI's Sam Altman said the United Arab Emirates could serve as the world's “regulatory sandbox” to test artificial intelligence technologies and later spearhead global rules limiting their use.

AI-powered XNote smart pen with ChatGPT support can turn writing into text and more on iPhone - tech.hindustantimes.com - Britain - Germany - China - North Korea - Japan - Spain - France
tech.hindustantimes.com
13.02.2024

AI-powered XNote smart pen with ChatGPT support can turn writing into text and more on iPhone

Have you ever found yourself scribbling down notes in classes and then going through the process of scanning them and keeping them as PDFs? It is a hassle. Now, you can use devices like iPads to take notes directly in digital format, but unless you're accustomed to it, the experience is not the same. What if there was a device that allowed you to take notes via pen and mirror it digitally in real-time? This is where XNote smart pen comes in and it even has AI power. Know all about this AI-powered smart writing set that supports ChatGPT.

'Better than a real man': Young Chinese women turn to AI boyfriends - tech.hindustantimes.com - China - county Young - city Shanghai - city Beijing
tech.hindustantimes.com
13.02.2024

'Better than a real man': Young Chinese women turn to AI boyfriends

Twenty-five-year-old Chinese office worker Tufei says her boyfriend has everything she could ask for in a romantic partner: he's kind, empathetic, and sometimes they talk for hours.

Mobileye CEO Shashua expects more autonomous vehicles on the road in 2 years as tech moves ahead - tech.hindustantimes.com - China - Los Angeles - San Francisco - state Arizona - city San Francisco - Israel
tech.hindustantimes.com
13.02.2024

Mobileye CEO Shashua expects more autonomous vehicles on the road in 2 years as tech moves ahead

 Six years ago, automakers and tech companies thought they were on the cusp of putting thousands of self-driving robotaxis on the street to carry passengers without a human driver.

Overwatch 2 Concept Gives Mercy's Controversial Lunar New Year Skin to Lifeweaver - gamerant.com - China - Switzerland - Thailand
gamerant.com
13.02.2024

Overwatch 2 Concept Gives Mercy's Controversial Lunar New Year Skin to Lifeweaver

An Overwatch 2 fan designed a skin for Lifeweaver based on Mercy's controversial Mystic Swan skin. Some Overwatch 2 fans think the design fits the newer Support hero much better.

Disney Secures $1.5 Billion Stake in Epic Games, Plans 'Entertainment Universe' in Fortnite | Push Square - pushsquare.com - Australia - China
pushsquare.com
12.02.2024

Disney Secures $1.5 Billion Stake in Epic Games, Plans 'Entertainment Universe' in Fortnite | Push Square

Hellbent on harvesting your nostalgia forever, megacorp Disney has purchased a $1.5 billion stake in Epic Games, teaming up to create a persistent, social universe within Fortnite. It sounds wildly ambitious and more than a little dystopian, allowing fans to «play, watch, shop, and engage» with their favourite Disney, Pixar, Marvel, and Star Wars characters and bringing us one step closer to the future promised in Ready Player One.

Hands On: Honkai: Star Rail's Huge PS5 Update Brings Big BioShock Vibes | Push Square - pushsquare.com - China
pushsquare.com
12.02.2024

Hands On: Honkai: Star Rail's Huge PS5 Update Brings Big BioShock Vibes | Push Square

The advantage of single player live service games like Honkai: Star Rail, for all the criticism they receive from enthusiasts, is that the action never ends. That makes updates like the enormous v2.0, which takes the Trailblazer to a new planet named Penacony, possible – and this is Chinese developer HoYoverse at its absolute best.

One of PS5's Most Promising Games Just Got a Seriously Stylish Trailer, Demo on the Way | Push Square - pushsquare.com - China
pushsquare.com
12.02.2024

One of PS5's Most Promising Games Just Got a Seriously Stylish Trailer, Demo on the Way | Push Square

We've liked the look of Phantom Blade Zero from the very start, and this most recent trailer has really got us back in the mood. To celebrate the Chinese New Year, developer S-GAME put together the above video, and it's an incredibly stylish teaser with some brief looks at gameplay towards the end.

Honkai: Star Rail's Humongous PS5 Update Is Out Now | Push Square - pushsquare.com - China - Los Angeles
pushsquare.com
12.02.2024

Honkai: Star Rail's Humongous PS5 Update Is Out Now | Push Square

Honkai: Star Rail, the superb space fantasy RPG from Chinese developer HoYoverse, has been updated to v2.0 on PS5 today – bringing with it an absolute avalanche of new content. The expansion continues the core plot of the turnbased title, taking the Trailblazer and his/her crew to an all-new planet featuring an art deco hotel named Penacony. New characters, gameplay, events, and more all await in this fresh location.

Elden Ring Is Allegedly Getting a Smartphone Adaptation | Push Square - pushsquare.com - China - Japan
pushsquare.com
12.02.2024

Elden Ring Is Allegedly Getting a Smartphone Adaptation | Push Square

While everyone awaits Elden Ring’s anticipated Shadow of the Erdtree expansion, it seems like a mobile adaptation of the FromSoftware fantasy classic has quietly entered development. Reuters, citing “three people familiar with the matter”, claims Chinese titan Tencent is working on a smartphone version of the game, as it “searches for a new hit to refresh its ageing stock of games”.

Nvidia RTX 4080 SUPER Has Already Sold Out - gamerant.com - Usa - China
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12.02.2024

Nvidia RTX 4080 SUPER Has Already Sold Out

Nvidia's new RTX 4080 SUPER graphics card seems to be mostly sold out already. It's still unclear whether the upgraded version of Nvidia's RTX 4080 card is unavailable due to high demand or low stock at launch.

Destiny 2 Giving Players Rare In Game Item for Free - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
11.02.2024

Destiny 2 Giving Players Rare In Game Item for Free

Bungie releases the ahamkara inspired Risen emblem for all Destiny 2 players using a redeemable code in celebration of the Lunar New Year event. Although Season of the Wish has become much longer than players anticipated due to the Final Shape delay, Bungie is attempting to keep players busy with new content, such as activities like the upcoming Guardian Games or Into The Light event, but the company is also handing out more free gifts than it typically has in the past.

Honkai: Star Rail Leaks Gallagher's Kit - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
11.02.2024

Honkai: Star Rail Leaks Gallagher's Kit

A Honkai: Star Rail leak is making the rounds online, providing details about Gallagher's skill set. Honkai: Star Rail's Gallagher has been revealed as a version 2.1 character who will debut in the game later next month. Version 2.1 was meant to arrive this week; however, it has been delayed by a week due to the Chinese New Year. When the update comes out, players will be rewarded with Stellar Jades.

Rumor: Honkai: Star Rail Leak Teases Appearance of Upcoming Character Sam - gamerant.com - China
gamerant.com
10.02.2024

Rumor: Honkai: Star Rail Leak Teases Appearance of Upcoming Character Sam

A Honkai: Star Rail leak is teasing the potential in-game appearance of rumored upcoming character Sam, expected to be introduced to the game in a future update. The recent launch of the HoYoverse sci-fi RPG's Version 2.0 update has brought plenty of new content to the game, aside from the debut of Penacony. Version 2.0 introduces three new playable characters to Honkai: Star Rail with Black Swan, Sparkle, and Misha coming alongside new areas to explore and new puzzle-solving mechanics. A new leak could now potentially be teasing rumored character Sam's addition to the game.

5 things about AI you may have missed today: Assam launches AI flood app 'RAHAT', Chinese youths turn to new AI game - tech.hindustantimes.com - Britain - China - India - county Young - Reunion
tech.hindustantimes.com
10.02.2024

5 things about AI you may have missed today: Assam launches AI flood app 'RAHAT', Chinese youths turn to new AI game

Assam launches AI flood app 'RAHAT' for disaster relief; Young Chinese turn to AI game for lunar new year family prep; Half believe AI to amplify hacker attacks: Report; OpenAI CSO touts India's AI potential at Global Business Summit 2024- this and more in our daily roundup. Let us take a look.

AMD Radeon 780M iGPU On Ryzen 8700G APU Overclocked Up To 3300 MHz: Over 60% Better Performance, 177W Peak Power - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
10.02.2024

AMD Radeon 780M iGPU On Ryzen 8700G APU Overclocked Up To 3300 MHz: Over 60% Better Performance, 177W Peak Power

AMD's Ryzen 8000G Desktop APUs feature the fastest iGPU on the planet but SkatterBencher has made this RDNA 3 chip even faster through manual overclocking, gaining an impressive graphics performance uplift of over 60% with an outrageous amount of power.

Huawei Vision Rumored To Be An Upcoming Apple Vision Pro Competitor At Half The Price & Weight, Same Sony 4K micro-OLED, More - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
10.02.2024

Huawei Vision Rumored To Be An Upcoming Apple Vision Pro Competitor At Half The Price & Weight, Same Sony 4K micro-OLED, More

The mixed-reality headset market is rumored to add another member to the list called the Huawei Vision, as the former Chinese giant is said to take on the Apple Vision Pro with a future launch. To raise the bar and get more customers interested in picking up this head-mounted wearable, the rumor claims that there will be some similarities between the two products, but the Huawei Vision is not only said to be significantly lighter but sport half the price of the Apple Vision Pro.

Dead by Daylight Releases Update 7.5.1 - gamerant.com - China
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10.02.2024

Dead by Daylight Releases Update 7.5.1

Dead by Daylight has released its newest patch in Update 7.5.1. The update introduces adjustments to multiple Killers and a variety of bug fixes. Additionally, Dead by Daylight recently launched its newest game mode.

OnePlus Says It Will Not Bring a 7-Year Update Support Plan To Its Phones, Because The Hardware Will Simply Not Keep Up With The Features - wccftech.com - China
wccftech.com
09.02.2024

OnePlus Says It Will Not Bring a 7-Year Update Support Plan To Its Phones, Because The Hardware Will Simply Not Keep Up With The Features

Currently, only Samsung and Google offer the longest software support for their flagships, which is seven years. OnePlus might receive praise for the clean UI it brings to its handsets, but it will likely be questioned as to why it does not follow the same approach as the two other companies, to which the Chinese firm’s President has an adequate reply. He believes rolling out software updates for seven years is pointless if the hardware cannot deliver the same experience.

RuneScape makers Jagex are being bought by the multibillion sports giant behind Six Nations and LaLiga - rockpapershotgun.com - Britain - Usa - China - Spain - France
rockpapershotgun.com
09.02.2024

RuneScape makers Jagex are being bought by the multibillion sports giant behind Six Nations and LaLiga

Jagex, the British developers of veteran fantasy MMO RuneScape, have announced their acquisition by a potentially surprising new owner: the private equity firm best-known for owning major sports brands including Six Nations Rugby, Spanish football league LaLiga, French football governing body Ligue de Football and the Women’s Tennis Association. The deal was reportedly closed for almost a billion pounds.

Sink Your Fangs into This Extended Gameplay Reveal of Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines 2 - mmorpg.com - China
mmorpg.com
09.02.2024

Sink Your Fangs into This Extended Gameplay Reveal of Vampire: the Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

Paradox Interactive and The Chinese Room have released the long awaited extended gameplay reveal for Vampire: the Masquerade – Bloodlines 2.

Nexon's revenue grew by 20% in 2023 - gamesindustry.biz - China - North Korea - Japan
gamesindustry.biz
09.02.2024

Nexon's revenue grew by 20% in 2023

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Top Chinese Guild Skyline Announces Retirement from Race to World First - wowhead.com - China
wowhead.com
09.02.2024

Top Chinese Guild Skyline Announces Retirement from Race to World First

Today, the Chinese raiding guild Skyline (天涯) is officially retiring, citing financial burden and general exhaustion over seven years of competitive raiding. Widely regarded as the most accomplished group of eastern raiders, Skyline finished top 10 in every single Race to World First since the launch of Battle for Azeroth, including the #8 spot in Amirdrassil, despite stalling for nearly a thousand pulls against Tindral Sageswift.

Inside look: Rise of the Ronin’s recreation of late 1800s Japan - blog.playstation.com - Usa - China - Japan - city Tokyo - city Chinatown
blog.playstation.com
09.02.2024

Inside look: Rise of the Ronin’s recreation of late 1800s Japan

Coming to PlayStation 5 on March 22, Rise of the Ronin is a combat-focused, open-world action RPG from Team Ninja, the developer of Nioh and Ninja Gaiden. The game will immerse you in a story set in the final days of the Tokugawa Shogunate in Japan, known as Bakumatsu, where you can experience different play styles and battle in simple yet profound combat as a Ronin, using an array of weapons and equipment – melee weapons as well as ranged weapons like firearms and thrown weapons.

Learn About This Unknown Pre-Ghibli Miyazaki Film at an Incredible New Museum Exhibition - gamerant.com - China - Japan
gamerant.com
09.02.2024

Learn About This Unknown Pre-Ghibli Miyazaki Film at an Incredible New Museum Exhibition

Before Studio Ghibli was established, Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata were already in the business of making movies. In fact, 13 years before the famous Studio Ghibli was founded, they made another movie together. The movie still has fans around the world, but for many, it has been lost to time and overshadowed by Studio Ghibli's considerably more famous movies.

Report: CVC Capital Partners set to acquire Jagex for $1.1bn - pcgamesinsider.biz - China - city Shanghai
pcgamesinsider.biz
09.02.2024

Report: CVC Capital Partners set to acquire Jagex for $1.1bn

Private equity firm CVC Capital Partners is apparently in negotiations to buy RuneScape maker Jagex for £900 million ($1.1 billion).

Tecno to Unveil Dynamic 1 Robot Dog, AR Gaming Set at MWC 2024 Alongside Pova 6 Pro 5G - gadgets.ndtv.com - Germany - China - Spain - county Mobile
gadgets.ndtv.com
09.02.2024

Tecno to Unveil Dynamic 1 Robot Dog, AR Gaming Set at MWC 2024 Alongside Pova 6 Pro 5G

This year's Mobile World Congress will kickstart on February 26 with several brands showcasing latest trends and innovations in the mobile technology landscape. As the event date nears, Tecno, owned by China's Transsion Holdings, confirmed its presence at the event. The company will showcase an AR gaming set with AR glasses and a robot dog at MWC. Tecno will also unveil a new Pova series smartphone at the event. It will also showcase its Universal Tone technology and an improved version of the rollable concept phone.

Roblox Launches Real-Time AI Chat Translation Tool, Will Support 16 Languages - gadgets.ndtv.com - Britain - Germany - China - Russia - Turkey - North Korea - Japan - Poland - Spain - Portugal - Italy - France - Indonesia - Thailand - Vietnam
gadgets.ndtv.com
09.02.2024

Roblox Launches Real-Time AI Chat Translation Tool, Will Support 16 Languages

Roblox has built an artificial intelligence (AI) tool that can translate supporting languages in chats in almost real-time. There is a latency of roughly about 100 milliseconds, claims the company. The online gaming platform, which has more than 70 million daily active users, created a native large language model (LLM) to build the tool that can translate any combination of 16 languages. The foundational model behind the feature puts a heavy emphasis on accuracy, fluency, as well as the context of the rest of the sentence to find the best translation.

From Software owner Kadokawa has bought Octopath Traveler studio Acquire - videogameschronicle.com - China - Japan - city Tokyo
videogameschronicle.com
09.02.2024

From Software owner Kadokawa has bought Octopath Traveler studio Acquire

From Software owner Kadokawa has purchased Japanese development studio Acquire for an undisclosed sum.

ASRock’s $110 US B650 Motherboard Sets Overclocking World Record With AMD Ryzen 9 7950X CPU - wccftech.com - Usa - China
wccftech.com
09.02.2024

ASRock’s $110 US B650 Motherboard Sets Overclocking World Record With AMD Ryzen 9 7950X CPU

When we talk about extreme overclocking and breaking world records with the latest CPUs, we almost entirely expect it to be achieved on a flagship or high-end motherboard that costs several hundred dollars but what if an entry-level motherboard were to set world records using one of the fastest multi-threaded CPUs on the consumer segment? Well, ASRock has achieved just that with its $110 US B650 motherboard.

Tencent takes controlling stake in Swords of Legends maker Wangyuan Shengtang - pcgamesinsider.biz - China
pcgamesinsider.biz
09.02.2024

Tencent takes controlling stake in Swords of Legends maker Wangyuan Shengtang

Chinese tech and entertainment giant Tencent has upped its stake in Swords of Legends publisher Wangyuan Shengtang to take control of the company.

Lies of P DLC Brings Wo Long Collaboration - mmorpg.com - China
mmorpg.com
09.02.2024

Lies of P DLC Brings Wo Long Collaboration

To kick off the season of Love, Lies of P and Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty will be collaborating and bringing new gear to the intense souls-like on February 14, 2024. 

The Big Indie Interviews: Bingobell discusses its Big Indie Pitch winning, semi open-world RPG, Kaku: Ancient Seal - pcgamesinsider.biz - China
pcgamesinsider.biz
09.02.2024

The Big Indie Interviews: Bingobell discusses its Big Indie Pitch winning, semi open-world RPG, Kaku: Ancient Seal

The Big Indie Pitch is a regular event run by the makers of PCGamesInsider.biz. It sees indie developers engage in a speed-dating-style pitching competition for fame and those sweet, sweet promotional packages.

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