Watch the first trailer for 'Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown'

It’s been almost a decade since Test Drive Unlimited 2 came out on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, but, after a long wait, fans got a first look at the sequel to the massively online racing pioneer. French publisher Nacon shared a teaser for Test Drive U…

Source: Engadget – Watch the first trailer for ‘Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown’

ARM wants to transfer its IoT divisions to Softbank so it can focus on chips

ARM plans to transfer two of its internet of things (IoT) businesses to Softbank (via TechCrunch). If the company’s board of directors approves the move, Softbank would then directly oversee those divisions. The Japanese company bought the chip desig…

Source: Engadget – ARM wants to transfer its IoT divisions to Softbank so it can focus on chips

Ad boycott leaders say meeting with Zuckerberg was 'a disappointment'

Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg and other Facebook officials met with the leaders of the groups behind the growing advertiser boycott of the company. It didn’t go well, according to the civil rights leaders in attendance. “#StopHateForProfit didn’t…

Source: Engadget – Ad boycott leaders say meeting with Zuckerberg was ‘a disappointment’

Ubisoft is giving away 'Watch Dogs 2' on PC this weekend

The Ubisoft Forward showcase that’s taking place this Sunday will offer more details on the likes of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Hyper Scape, as well as some other upcoming Ubisoft titles. While you might be content to catch up with all of the news…

Source: Engadget – Ubisoft is giving away ‘Watch Dogs 2’ on PC this weekend

The best gear to help you stay fit during the school year

Whatever the future holds for how we go to school, it’s likely that we’ll still spend long nights studying, or partying, or just learning how to adult. One risk to that is the freshman 15, where the lack of properly-balanced meals and time to exercis…

Source: Engadget – The best gear to help you stay fit during the school year

Audi says its Q4 Sportback e-tron concept has a 'sexy back'

Audi wants to give prospective buyers of its electric Q4 SUVs plenty of options, so it has just unveiled the Q4 Sportback E-Tron concept — a “sexy back” coupé version of the Q4 E-Tron SUV it unveiled last year. The two vehicles will share Audi’s modu…

Source: Engadget – Audi says its Q4 Sportback e-tron concept has a ‘sexy back’

‘Mafia: Definitive Edition’ is delayed until September due to COVID-19

If you were hoping to play Mafia: Definitive Edition later this summer, you’ll have to wait just a little longer. Today, 2K Games announced that the re-make of the original 2002 game will arrive on September 25th, not August 28th as originally planne…

Source: Engadget – ‘Mafia: Definitive Edition’ is delayed until September due to COVID-19

OnePlus will reveal its latest smartphone in AR on July 21st

OnePlus is almost ready to stop the drip feed of info and properly reveal its latest lineup of more affordable smartphones. It will hold a virtual launch event for the OnePlus Nord line on July 21st at 10AM ET. The company is trying something a littl…

Source: Engadget – OnePlus will reveal its latest smartphone in AR on July 21st

Amazon Prime Video finally offers user profiles worldwide

Amazon Prime Video is finally offering personalized profiles to users worldwide. With the new feature, users can create their own Watchlist, get personalized recommendations and see their viewing progress. While Prime Video users will likely benefit,…

Source: Engadget – Amazon Prime Video finally offers user profiles worldwide

Magic Leap appoints Microsoft exec Peggy Johnson as its new CEO

Magic Leap is hoping that a new CEO can help turn things around at the struggling mixed-reality headset company. Peggy Johnson, Microsoft’s executive vice-president of business development, will take the reins on August 1st. Johnson brings more than…

Source: Engadget – Magic Leap appoints Microsoft exec Peggy Johnson as its new CEO

Apple Music’s time-synced lyrics arrive on Samsung Smart TVs

This spring, Samsung made Apple Music available on its smart TVs, becoming the first third-party smart TV platform to do so. Now, Samsung is adding Apple Music’s real-time synced lyrics to its Smart TVs, too.Beginning today, when customers with a 201…

Source: Engadget – Apple Music’s time-synced lyrics arrive on Samsung Smart TVs

Google brings dark mode to Docs, Sheets and Slides on Android

Google is adding dark mode, or “dark theme support,” to Google Docs, Sheets and Slides on Android, it announced today. Users will be able to select the dark theme in settings or toggle the feature on and off in each app. As in other apps, this should…

Source: Engadget – Google brings dark mode to Docs, Sheets and Slides on Android

Uber adds groceries to its growing food delivery options

A global pandemic in which unnecessary travel is discouraged seems like the worst time to own a travel company. Uber is, however, trying to make some cash by leveraging its network of drivers and vehicles by turning them from people movers into couri…

Source: Engadget – Uber adds groceries to its growing food delivery options