Video game companies to benefit from $2 million State Government investment in dedicated industry hub for South Australia

UP to 500 jobs are expected to be created in South Australia over the next three years through a dedicated video game industry hub backed by $2 million in State Government funding. The funding announcement, made by Premier Jay Weatherill on Monday,comes after The Advertiser first revealed plans for an industry space to raise the profile […]

PS4, Xbox One, or Nintendo Switch? How to pick the right video game console

For video game fans, this is the most wonderful time of the year. By mid-November, the biggest video games have reached store shelves and digital store fronts. And with Black Friday approaching, there are plenty of deals on both games and hardware to go around. The holidays are equally critical to the video game business, […]

Kaspersky Software Traces Found at About 15 Percent of US Agencies: Official

About 15 percent of US government agencies have detected some trace of Russian company Kaspersky Lab’s software on their systems in a review prompted by concerns the antivirus firm is vulnerable to Kremlin influence, a security official told Congress on Tuesday. Jeanette Manfra, assistant secretary for cyber security at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), […]

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop, Inspiron 27 7000 AIO Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming HIGHLIGHTS Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming (7577) starts at Rs. 1,27,390 Dell Inspiron 27 7000 AIO is priced starting at Rs. 1,08,190 Both the new systems available from Dell’s online store Dell on Thursday expanded its gaming portfolio and launched the Inspiron 15 7000 (7577) Gaming laptop and Inspiron 27 7000 (7775) All-in-One […]

Toshiba Says Not in Talks to With Any Company Over PC Unit Sale

Toshiba Corp said on Friday it had not entered into talks with any company to sell its personal computer business, denying media reports that it was in negotiations to sell the unit to Taiwan’s Asustek Computer. China’s Lenovo Group Ltd has also expressed interest in the PC unit, the Nikkei business daily reported. Cash-strapped Toshiba has previously […]

PH partners with Facebook to build high-speed internet infrastructure

The government has partnered with Facebook to put up a high-speed internet infrastructure in a few years time, promising a capacity that would be “almost equal” to that of the giants of the telecommunications industry. This was announced in a joint statement issued by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) and the state-owned […]

BREAK THE INTERNET: MINAJ À TROIS

Let me just start by saying that I don’t like Nicki Minaj — I love Nicki Minaj. I have always loved her music, her vibe and her approach…she’s in your fucking face. She was a star from the first moment she gave us the one-two punch of her verse on Kanye’s “Monster” and her debut album, Pink Friday. […]

The last places on Earth with no internet

Britain is addicted to the internet. Just take a look at the occupants of any bus stop or train station platform. Heads down, phones out. When the conversations stop in our pubs and restaurants, the first question asked by many of us isn’t “Whose round is it?”, it’s “What’s the Wi-Fi password?” Ninety-nine per cent […]