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Xbox One Update Will Include New Gamerscore and Party Chat Features

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Xbox One Update Will Include New Gamerscore and Party Chat Features

Microsoft revealed details on 2016’s first Xbox One update. Some of the new features include a Gamerscore leaderboard, party member visibility, suggested friends, joinable Twitch broadcasts and Xbox News. Other improvements include the ability to hide games from the ready-to-install list and an updated activity feed. Trending topics, Xbox Home, and pinning will also see…

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iTunes Radio Will No Longer Be Free

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iTunes Radio Will No Longer Be Free

Apple has announced that starting on January 28th, iTunes Radio will no longer free. The service will change formats to be subscription based. If you want to hear specific artist stations like Luke Bryan or specific genre stations like 80’s rock, you will have to pay $10 a month. Beats 1 will be the only…

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The DeLorean is going Back to Production

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The DeLorean is going Back to Production

This is heavy. The 1982 DeLorean model that was driven by Marty McFly in the Back to the Future franchise will be going back into production for the first time in thirty years. About 300 cars will be manufactured using leftover parts that the company still has from the 1980s. The company is hopeful that…

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Nostalgic TV Shows are Coming Back in Droves

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Nostalgic TV Shows are Coming Back in Droves

Nostalgia is a powerful thing and it will be featured prominently on our television screens very soon. The list of returning television shows from the past keeps growing and growing. Television revivals aren’t a new concept, but it seems that it’s becoming a booming trend. Networks have played with this approach over the years when…

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The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

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The Force is Strong with Star Wars Merchandise

The Star Wars phenomenon is taking over the world. The latest movie in the franchise, The Force Awakens, has already dethroned Avatar as the highest-grossing movie of all time in North America. That’s an incredible feat considering the record was broken in just twenty days. With all this hype comes some pretty awesome Star Wars…

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Pepsi Phone is Coming… to China

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Pepsi Phone is Coming… to China

Pepsi’s plan for world dominance took a huge step forward with the announcement of the Pepsi Phone. The soda company is licensing their brand to Chinese company Shenzhen Scooby Communication Equipment Co. which will be responsible for the manufacturing of the phones. The phone comes in two options: the P1 and the P1S. They are…

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AT&T To Increase Price of Unlimited Data Plans

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AT&T To Increase Price of Unlimited Data Plans

Cellphone carriers want to get rid of unlimited data. These plans were once promoted like crazy, but are now fading away. Verizon, T-Mobile and Sprint have all recently raised the prices of their grandfathered unlimited data plans. Verizon has increased their plan by $20 which will mean most users will be paying close to $100…

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Star Trek Will Return to Television in 2017

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Star Trek Will Return to Television in 2017

Trekkies around the world are rejoicing because it has been announced that a new Star Trek series is in the works. The show will premiere on CBS and then new episodes will be available on CBS All Access digital subscription service. The CBS service costs $5.99 a month and was launched last year and includes…

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Create and Share Personalized Lists with The List App

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Create and Share Personalized Lists with The List App

The List, a new app created by actor and comedian BJ Novak, has been released on the Apple Store. The app allows its users to create lists about anything their heart desires. Want someone to know your favorite movies? Make a list. Want the world to know about all the places you’ve visited? Make a…

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Self-Driving Delivery Robot Revealed

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Self-Driving Delivery Robot Revealed

Starship Technologies, a European startup company, has released details on their new project, a self-driving robot that will deliver groceries right to your door. The robot will be able to carry almost twenty pounds of groceries and will make it to its destination in 30-minutes or less. Prototypes are currently being used in a test…

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