Computer Hardware

Source: Lyft spending ~$10 per new user, down from $70 in fall 2016; App Annie says Lyft’s US app downloads grew 115% while Uber’s grew only 25% YoY in Q1 2017 (Sonya Mann/Inc.com)

Sonya Mann / Inc.com: Source: Lyft spending ~$ 10 per new user, down from $ 70 in fall 2016; App Annie says Lyft’s US app downloads grew 115% while Uber’s grew only 25% YoY in Q1 2017  —  The smaller startup is acquiring customers at a lower cost and closing the gap of its big […]

Games

Minecraft beta test for the ‘Better Together’ update begins today, actual update due out this Fall

Minecraft beta test for the ‘Better Together’ update begins today, actual update due out this Fall A: All players who own a digital copy of Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition or Minecraft: Pocket Edition on Android will be able to participate in the Better Together Update Beta for Minecraft. The beta for Android and Windows 10 […]

Intel Core i9: 12-cores could still fall short of AMD Ryzen Threadripper

Intel Core i9: 12-cores could still fall short of AMD Ryzen Threadripper Even though neither CPU has shipped yet, the battle between Intel‘s incoming Core i9 and AMD‘s Ryzen Threadripper … the Core i9-7920X to the Threadripper 1950X, things don’t get much better. The 1950X will offer 16 cores at 3.4Ghz for a grand … […]

Software

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Guide: Here’s what you need to know

Microsoft’s Brandon LeBlanc posted an interesting guide to the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. The document is a huge collection of all the features of the upcoming Fall Creators Update. Buckle up because there are 51 pages to read! Windows 10 Fall Creators Update highlights We can’t tell you all about everything, as we said […]

Games

Out this week: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Cars 3, Black the Fall, Minecraft Story Mode – Season 2, more

Out this week: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Cars 3, Black the Fall, Minecraft Story Mode – Season 2, more This week’s biggest new release is easy to pinpoint. Off the back of the success of last year’s FF XV, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is turning the heads of even those who […]

Apple

iTunes’ share of video sales and rentals market reportedly in free fall amidst competition from Amazon, Comcast

Facing increased competition from the likes of Amazon and Comcast, Apple’s once commanding market share lead in the online video sales and rental industry has been more than halved, according to a new report. … AppleInsider – Frontpage News