Epic acquires Rad Game Tools, veteran of many gaming generations

Epic acquires Rad Game Tools, veteran of many gaming generations

Epic today announced the acquisition of Rad Game Tools, maker of game development tools for many years. They’ve stayed largely behind the scenes, but many gamers will recognize the colorful Bink Video logo, which has appeared in the openings of many a title over the years. “Our work with Epic goes back decades, and joining […]

Amazon eyes launching its computer science education program in India

Amazon eyes launching its computer science education program in India

Amazon is planning to extend its computer science program Future Engineer to India, demonstrating its growing interest in the education space in the world’s second-largest internet market. In a job recruitment post, the company said that initial research for Amazon Future Engineer, through which it aims to bring computer science education to underserved and underrepresented […]

7 Tips for Taking Better Photographs of Cars

7 Tips for Taking Better Photographs of Cars

Taking photos of cars is such an interesting activity; it’s like doing science. Every time you shoot a car, you’ll learn something from it! That’s why I would like to share some basic guidelines to get you started with car photography. And by the time you’ve finished this article, you should be one step closer […]

7 must-have apps for your iPhone and Android smartphone

7 must-have apps for your iPhone and Android smartphone

I love how apps don’t see platform borders. There are so many great apps out there that work no matter whether you’re an iOS (or iPadOS) user or an Android user. And the more I switch between the two platforms, the more I appreciate this. It is, after all, the apps that make a platform, […]

Microsoft launches Azure Purview, its new data governance service

Microsoft launches Azure Purview, its new data governance service

As businesses gather, store and analyze an ever-increasing amount of data, tools for helping them discover, catalog, track and manage how that data is shared are also becoming increasingly important. With Azure Purview, Microsoft is launching a new data governance service into public preview today that brings together all of these capabilities in a new […]

Apple iPhone 12 Mini review: Proof big things can come in small packages

Apple iPhone 12 Mini review: Proof big things can come in small packages

Apple released four new iPhone 12 models in a total of three different sizes. The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro both have a screen size of 6.1-inches, while the larger iPhone 12 Pro Max comes in at 6.7-inches; the largest for any iPhone model to date.  The smallest of the bunch, the $699 iPhone 12 Mini, has a […]

Apple M1 speed tests: New Arm MacBook Air blows away Intel-based MacBook Pro

Apple M1 speed tests: New Arm MacBook Air blows away Intel-based MacBook Pro

Apple’s new M1 chip in the MacBook Air has showed up in a Geekbench benchmark that suggests the Arm-based hardware far outperforms today’s Intel-based 16-inch MacBook Pro.  Per MacRumors, the MacBook Air running on Apple’s silicon chip had a single core score of 1687 and a multi-core score of 7,433.  The M1 is an eight-core […]