Category: Apps & Games

Anime streaming service announces first slate of Crunchyroll Originals

Anime fans rejoice. Crunchyroll, the streaming app many use to watch hit anime shows like Yuri!! on Ice and My Hero Academia, plans to release its own slate of original programming. Crunchyroll Originals include fantasy, romance, historical fiction and other genres. The streaming service is producing these new anime with the help of its internal animation […]

Microsoft confirms Xbox Series X features 12 teraflop GPU

We finally know more about what Microsoft’s Xbox Series X is packing under the hood. Microsoft has confirmed that its next-generation video game console is set to feature 12 teraflops of GPU performance. To put this in perspective, this means the Series X features twice the speed of the Xbox One X and is eight […]

Here’s what coming to BritBox in March 2020

BBC Studios and ITV have revealed what content is coming to British programming-focused streaming service in February. The streaming platform, which costs $8.99 CAD/month, offers access to such series as Doctor Who, Emmerdale and Five by Five. In March, the service will add the following programming: March 1st Alpha Female Stunt (BritBox) Bancroft Mum Rosemary & Thyme […]

Here’s what’s coming to Disney+ Canada in March 2020

Disney has officially unveiled what content is coming to its streaming platform Disney+ in March. Below is the full list and there are several new titles that will surely keep you busy. Sunday, March 1 Doctor Dolittle 2 Ice Age Wednesday, March 4 Thursday, March 5 Friday, March 6 The Finest Hours (Returning Title) Three […]

Tim Hortons Roll Up the Rim contest starts March 11th, company shifting towards a digital future

Tim Hortons’ famous Roll Up The Rim to Win contest is shifting towards a digital future. While the company, who some say is the best place on Earth to visit, has been running the popular contest for 35 years, it’s now expanding beyond the cup to offer more ways for loyal Timmies addicts to win. […]

Blizzard is reportedly working on an Overwatch and Diablo TV adaptation

Blizzard Entertainment seems to be doing something pretty cool with the Diablo and Overwatch series. President of Activation-Blizzard, Nick van Dyk, posted a project description on his LinkedIn about a TV adaptation for the series. “Executive producer of Diablo, a TV adaptation of Blizzard Entertainment’s IP, rendered in anime style. The show is currently in […]

Facebook Lite is the latest Facebook app to get dark mode

In a surprise move, Facebook rolled out dark mode to its ‘Lite’ app before its standard mobile experience. We knew Facebook was working on a dark mode for its apps for some time. It started with the announcement of a visual refresh — dubbed Facebook 5 — that was unveiled at the company’s 2019 F8 […]

Chrome 81 beta adds support for AR and web NFC

Google has released a Chrome 81 beta that includes WebXR support for browser-based AR and a new Web NFC framework. Developers will now be able to have a way to bring AR to users across platforms without having to rely on native apps. Chrome 81 enables flags that already existed in the current framework of […]

‘Fortnite’ resurrects Rickrolling so you can absolutely decimate your foes

Fortnite resurrected popular internet meme and troll tactic dubbed ‘Rickrolling’ with a new in-game emote. Called ‘Never Gonna’ in the game, this new emote sees your character dance just like Rick Astley does in the video for the song ‘Never Gonna Give You Up.” Further, when you perform the emote, Fortnite plays a portion of the song. […]

AI company develops eye-tracking tech to detect multiple sclerosis

A California-based neurotech and AI company has developed eye-tracking technology that is able to detect multiple sclerosis. The company, C. Light Technologies, aims to help doctors detect and diagnose neurological conditions faster and with more precision using AI and machine learning. All that patients have to do is look at an outlined target for 10 […]