Facebook’s dark mode on Android starts showing up for some (Update: Testing for more users) – Android Police

Facebook’s dark mode on Android starts showing up for some (Update: Testing for more...

As more and more apps are adding a dark theme, some outliers have started to stand out with their lighter colors and designs. Facebook is one of these, but we've known for a while that the service would soon implement it. It's already rolled it out to the Messenger app, the Facebook website, and is…
Valve opens up about Half-Life: Alyx, Source 2 engine on Reddit – Ars Technica

Valve opens up about Half-Life: Alyx, Source 2 engine on Reddit – Ars Technica

Upvote and shine, Mr. Freeman — No delays, Valve insists: "We let the Valve Time happen before we announced the game." Sam Machkovech - Jan 22, 2020 7:58 pm UTC Enlarge / Valve released this promotional illustration for Half-Life: Alyx on Tuesday, thus revealing a bit more about the game's "Multi-tool" system we've mentioned in…
The best Chromebooks, Chromeboxes, and Chrome OS tablets you can buy right now (Winter 2020) – Android Police

The best Chromebooks, Chromeboxes, and Chrome OS tablets you can buy right now (Winter...

Chromebooks have come a long way from the original CR-48, and for many, a complete workflow is now possible in the confines of Chrome OS thanks to the addition of Android and Linux application support. But there are quite a lot out there to choose from, and some are better options than others. For your…
Kingdom Hearts has two new development teams, new title coming “surprisingly soon” – Gematsu

Kingdom Hearts has two new development teams, new title coming “surprisingly soon” – Gematsu

Two new Kingdom Hearts teams separate from the Kingdom Hearts III and Kingdom Hearts Union χ teams have been established within Square Enix, according to a “13 Questions of Darkness” Q&A posted on the Japanese Kingdom Hearts Twitter account today. And one of those teams will release a title “surprisingly soon.” The Q&A reads, “While…
Motorola’s foldable Razr will launch on February 6th after delay – Circuit Breaker

Motorola’s foldable Razr will launch on February 6th after delay – Circuit Breaker

After a slight delay last month, Motorola’s highly anticipated foldable Razr now has a release date: it’ll be out on February 6th for $1,499, with preorders starting on January 26th. The new preorder date is exactly a month after the originally planned December 26th date, which Motorola changed due to demand for the foldable device…
Dark mode is coming to WhatsApp for Android – Engadget

Dark mode is coming to WhatsApp for Android – Engadget

Thanks to WABetaInfo, we know that WhatsApp users who belong to the app's Google Play Beta Program are starting to see the new Dark Theme inside version 2.20.13. Although the Program isn't currently accepting new signups, users can download the APK separately to enable the Dark Theme option. Once installed, it's a simple case of…
Is this the back of the Xbox Series X? – Engadget

Is this the back of the Xbox Series X? – Engadget

Behold the derrière of the Xbox Series X. Images of an alleged prototype have surfaced on Twitter and the gaming forum Neogaf, hinting at the various ports that will be available on Microsoft's next console. Thurrott's Brad Sams believes they are authentic and not the work of a 3D-printing whizz kid. We can't confirm their…
Bloomberg: Apple will start making a smaller, cheaper iPhone in February – Engadget

Bloomberg: Apple will start making a smaller, cheaper iPhone in February – Engadget

Kuo and Bloomberg previously reported that the upcoming affordable model will look like the iPhone 8 and will have a 4.7-inch screen. It will also reportedly be powered by Apple's A13 chip, which also powers the iPhone 11. A separate Bloomberg report says the company recently asked its partners to increase their A-series processor output…
The Leaked PS5 Godfall Footage Is Actually The Year-Old PC Version – GameSpot

The Leaked PS5 Godfall Footage Is Actually The Year-Old PC Version – GameSpot

Footage of the PlayStation 5 game Godfall recently surfaced online, and now the studio and the publisher behind the project have clarified exactly what we're looking at.Developer Counterplay Games said in a tweet that the gameplay video making the rounds is actually old footage of the game captured on PC and meant for an internal…
Verizon promo gives gigabit Fios customers free Google Stadia bundles – Engadget

Verizon promo gives gigabit Fios customers free Google Stadia bundles – Engadget

The bundle does give you a Chromecast Ultra and Stadia controller to keep, but you're getting the same three-month trial of Stadia Pro that any Premiere Edition buyer gets. You'll have to keep subscribing at $10 per month if you want Pro features beyond that, or else resign yourself to using the free 1080p tier…