Asian tech news portal TechInAsia (TiA) has laid off employees in India, said a MediaNama report citing unnamed sources.
Singapore-based TiA, which expanded to India in 2015 by opening an office in Bangalore, has also cancelled plans to bring its events as it doesn’t think that will “be sustainable on a unit economics basis”. The company has no plans to wind up India operations, according to the....
Microsoft’s wearable initiatives haven’t worked out so well — its wrist-mounted Band series of smart watches began to peter out just as early Apple Watches were gathering steam. But the company hasn’t stopped thinking about wearables, as a newly-published patent application reveals a finger-mounted smart ring that could become a companion to Surface displays, smart glasses, smart […]
Electronic Arts and Maxis are adding augmented reality to the iOS version of The Sims FreePlay via a new update dubbed Brilliant Backyards. The new AR multiplayer feature for iPhone and iPad uses Apple’s new ARKit 2, and the updated game is now available on the app store. Players can bring their Sims into the […]
PlayStation 4 owners recently began reporting a strange messaging exploit, one which has already been allegedly weaponized to brick their consoles. Sony is working to fix the problem, but in the meantime, everyone just set your messages to private. Several users congregated on a Reddit thread, sharing a very similar story: A user would receive a message from someone, and after a moment several functions of their console would stop working. Some users attempted to fix their consoles, or delete the offending message via the PlayStation mobile app. According to the users in the Reddit thread, the message corrupted their consoles to… This story continues at The Next Web