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, […]

Nokia 9 Leak-Based Concept Video Offers a Good Look at Its Design

Nokia 9, the company’s anticipated next flagship smartphone, is likely to make its way to the market early next year, and has been subjected to multiple leaks so far. Now, a leak-based concept video has surfaced showing the design of the handset from all angles. Nokia 9 is widely expected to belong to the premium price […]

Video games could soon replace pills in treating some cognitive diseases

Patients suffering from mental disorders ranging from depression to Alzheimer’s disease may soon be able to swap their pills for video games. Neuroscape, a research lab at the University of California at San Francisco, has spent the past eight years pursuing that mission. Now, a spin-off called Akili Interactive Labsis engaged in medical trials to get […]

OnePlus 5 Now Receiving OxygenOS 4.5.7 Update, Brings EIS for 4K Video Recording and More

Despite some allegations about exaggerated claims, OnePlus 5 has been received fairly well by users and critics since its launch. However, the lack of image stabilisation while recording videos in 4K resolution was pointed out by many as a glaring miss. Now, with the OxygenOS 4.5.7 update, the company has finally added electronic image stabilisation (EIS) for […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 Allegedly Explodes Into Flames on Video, Company Responds

In an event that might remind some people of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, a Xiaomi Redmi Note 4smartphone was allegedly seen catching fire in a video inside a shop in Bengaluru. While a shopkeeper was seen trying to insert the SIM into a customer’s phone, it caught fire after an explosion and burned the handset’s entire […]

Video: Two-time boxing champ Nicola Adams is an inspiration to Sheffield students

Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams OBE has joined students and teachers at Sheffield’s Chapeltown Academy in a cycling session ahead of ‘Prudential RideLondon.’ She took part in a Q&A session with students, discussing her time growing up in Yorkshire through to becoming GB’s most successful female boxer. That was followed by a spinning class as […]

Baby Driver took its inspiration from an old, obscure British music video

If Baby Driver felt like a feature-length, slightly more filled out version of a music video, that’s because it is. The inspiration for Baby Driver came to Wright a decade ago when Wright directed a music video for the band Mint Royale’s “Blue Song.” The video, which Wright directed after his cult sitcom Spaced came to an end and before he […]