Windows 10 is on track to make an appearance during this summer, and Microsoft has already announced that it will be a free upgrade for all current Windows 7 or later users. Thanks to piracy in China, it seems that all users means everyone. Even pirates.
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It seems Valve has placed new restrictions concerning gifted Steam games which forbid the games to be played outside the country they were bought on. According to a rather lengthy Reddit discussion, this restriction is active since December 2014, when Valve placed limits to gifts between different regions.
Samsung presented its latest and greatest a while back, among much fanfare and debate – one of the features missing from its Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge lineup is water proofing. Most attributed it to the new design these phones share, but it seems Samsung had a different plan all along.
Anand Lal Shimpi’s AnandTech has been there from the start – even since it was simply Anand’s Hardware Tech Page and there were other sites long gone now, like my old-time favourite Voodoo Extreme (RIP Billy “Wicked” Wilson). So it feels like an era is coming to a end now that Anand has announced his retirement from the site.
Apple probably has one of the most effective PR teams in the world. With new products coming our way soon, you can see selective leaks and reports and scoops and whatnot all over the place, keeping the public interest at its peak. A small circuit board inside the new iPhone? Most exciting news ever. And so on. But they don’t stop there.