Every Apple iPhone keynote needs a gorgeous game to show just how far mobile graphics have come -- and the Elder Scrolls: Blades is that game for the just-announced iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. Thing is, it's not just for iPhones, and this particular beauty comes from a franchise with a storied history. Ever heard of Skyrim, Oblivion, Morrowind, or, hell, Fallout 4? This game is from those people, and it's the first proper foray the Elder Scrolls world has taken into mobile phones. First announced at E3 back in June, Elder Scrolls: Blades is -- like Skyrim and co. -- a first-person RPG that will see you adventuring around, hitting anything that moves with swords. It'll be free-to-play for iPhone, iPad and Android phones. Now playing: Watch this: Elder Scrolls: Blades hits the new iPhone 3:18 But what will the game be like and how will it compare to regular console games? We've put together a regularly updated FAQ to help bring you everything you … [Read more...] about Elder Scrolls: Blades — what you need to know about ‘that iPhone game’
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Apple will roll out its latest batch of iPhone models -- a trio of iPhone XS -- that aim to fuel an upgrade cycle and keep the company's ecosystem of customers, software developers, and creative pros happy. Here's a look at the moving parts and things to know ahead of Apple's keynote Wednesday at 1pm ET. (Also, here's how to watch it.)iPhone XS will be the headlinerApple's iPhone XS is the headliner of the company's fall product portfolio shindig, but the trio of devices highlights an incremental upgrade year. So much about the latest batch of iPhones has been leaked already. For instance, there will be three new iPhone models and every one of them crib the iPhone X design. The screen sizes will reportedly go up to 6.5 inches. Apple will also launch a cheaper version of the iPhone X that has an LCD screen and a lower price tag -- think $799-ish. Add it up and Apple is checking off the iPhone boxes to keep you upgrading and subscribing to services in the company's ecosystem. Also: New … [Read more...] about Apple’s iPhone XS: 9 things you need to know before the keynote
If you've been on the fence about whether or not to sign up for Amazon Prime, there's a lot more to the program than you may have realized. It's more than just a way to get items shipped two-day without having to pay (though, that's a pretty cool perk), you can also stream movies and music, borrow books, and a whole lot more. Here's everything you need to know about Amazon Prime. What's new with Amazon Prime? July 1, 2018: Amazon Prime Day 2018 is July 16! Starting at the wee-hours of the morning and lasting for 36 hours, Amazon will unload as much of its inventory as possible through its annual Prime Day offerings. You'll get discounts on items as high as 80% off. You don't have to wait until July 16 to get started with the great deals, though. Amazon has already begun drastically dropping the price of some items to get us in the mood to spend. You can find out everything you need to know about Prime Day at our sister site, Android Central. Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best Deals and … [Read more...] about Amazon Prime: Everything you need to know!
Video: Why Amazon is the world's most innovative tech company - for now If you regularly shop on Amazon, whether as a consumer or a small business owner or an employee at a business, it's worth checking out Amazon's membership programs, like Amazon Prime and Amazon Business, both of which include some nice benefits that are hard to ignore. Read also: Amazon Prime Day 2018: How and when to find the best deals To make that process easier for you, we've gathered everything you need to know in this in-depth guide. Honestly, those of you who want to know more about Amazon as a whole, should read this as well, because Amazon Prime is essentially the heart of the e-commerce giant, and Amazon Business brings Prime-like benefits to businesses of any size.What is Amazon Prime? Amazon offers a monthly subscription service to its shoppers called Amazon Prime. If you subscribe, you become a Prime member and immediately get access to perks like free two-day shipping on eligible … [Read more...] about Amazon Prime vs Amazon Business: Everything you need to know
The Apple HomePod is now available in the UK, US and Australia. But should you opt for the Siri-powered speaker over one of the HomePod alternatives? Apple HomePod sees Apple looking to change how you listen to music (again) jumping on the iPod nomenclature to come up with the HomePod name. Here's everything you need to know about HomePod.And don't forget to check out our HomePod review - the definitive verdict on Apple's new smart speaker.Apple HomePod price and release date Price: £319 in the UK, $349 in US Availability: UK, US, Australia to begin with After a two month delay, HomePod is available in stores and to order online in the US, UK and Australia. HomePod is available for £319 or $349 in the US, UK and Australia from the Apple Store, select Apple Authorised Resellers, including Best Buy in the US; Argos, Currys PC World, John Lewis, Shop Direct (Very and Littlewoods), EE and Apple Premium Resellers in the UK; … [Read more...] about Apple HomePod: Everything you need to know