The number of older gamers is rising, new research finds

By Dom Peppiatt13 April 2021 11:22 GMT New data suggests that gamers are getting older, with more people in the 55-64 age bracket playing video games than ever before. A…

Cliff Bleszinski may be getting ready to step back into the gaming world

Veteran game developer Cliff Bleszinski is teasing a new project over on Twitter, but the Gears of War and Lawbreakers designer is being coy about just what the project is……

Creative Valheim player discovers a clever way of building underwater

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 25 March 2021 11:11 GMT A particularly thoughtful Valheim player has managed to find a way to build – and do practically anything else! – whilst…

Valheim players are dragging carts behind boats so they don’t have to build bridges

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 15 March 2021 13:55 GMT Iron Gate’s survival-RPG, Valheim, has taken the world by storm. But as the game gets more and more popular, creative players…

Microsoft will match Chrome with more frequent Edge updates

will switch to a four-week release cycle for stable builds of later this year. It plans to move to that schedule starting with Edge 94, which in September. Earlier this…

Chrome for Android lets you preview web links

You no longer have to tap links in Chrome for Android and wonder what awaits you on the other side. 9to5Google reports that Chrome 89 for Android has received a…

Google Meet update crams more people into your mobile video calls

Google Meet’s group video chats have had a tile layout on large screens since the start of the pandemic, but you’ve had to endure a far less practical (and less…

Twitter sues Texas AG alleging political retaliation for Trump ban

Twitter isn’t happy that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton launched an investigation into the company after it banned former President Trump. CBS News reports Twitter has sued Paxton in federal…

Apple TV+ will offer shows from women’s rights advocate Malala Yousafzai

Apple is using International Women’s Day to expand its slate of influential TV+ programming. The company has struck a “multiyear” deal with female education rights advocate and Nobel laureate Malala…

Looks like a faster, better Edge browser is coming to Xbox soon

By Dom Peppiatt, Monday, 8 March 2021 13:58 GMT It looks like Microsoft is bringing a new Edge browser to its Xbox consoles, with testers in the Alpha Skip-Ahead group now…