Ubisoft's Might & Magic: Elemental Guardians to hit Android and iOS devices on May 31

Ubisoft’s popular Might & Magic franchise is going mobile, so if you’re a fan of series you’ll be able to play the French company’s game from the end of May.

Might & Magic: Elemental Guardians is developed by Ubisoft Barcelona and promises stunning graphics featuring a Western anime style, as well as fast-paced strategy battles.

While Elemental Guardians is a “fresh take on a classic franchise,” Might & Magic fans will recognize the most iconic characters from the brand. The game includes both a single-player campaign and a competitive PvP mode.

It seems that you’ll …

FYI: WhatsApp ending support for BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 on December 31

WhatsApp announced last year that it will stop supporting some mobile platforms that don’t offer the kind of capabilities the company needs to expand the app’s features. The first to go away are BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 mobile platforms, so if you use a smartphone powered by either of the two operating systems, you’ll want to know WhatsApp will end support for them on December 31.

Although in the first announcement WhatsApp said the application will stop working on mobile platforms that are no longer supported, a more recent update suggests users will not …

Android keyboard app leaks personal information about 31 million users

A report published today by the Kromtech Security Center reveals that 31,293,959 users of a Android keyboard app called AI.type have had their personal data stolen and leaked on the internet. 577GB of data was outed thanks to the lack of password protection for the app’s database server. The app, which was launched in 2010, was downloaded about 40 million times from the Google Play Store. According to the report, in addition to the 31.2 million users affected by the leak, another database was found containing an additional 753,456 users.

The information contained in the database …

Samsung to kick off Android 8.0 Oreo beta program for Galaxy S8 as early as October 31

Rumor has it Samsung won’t release any Android 8.0 Oreo updates until early 2018. If that’s true, then a beta program should be in place before the year’s end.

A new report claims Samsung will kick off the highly-anticipated Android 8.0 Oreo beta program for Galaxy S8 on October 31. However, not everyone with a Galaxy S8 will be able to enroll into Samsung’s beta program.

Apparently, Samsung will initially launch Android 8.0 Oreo beta for Galaxy S8 in the United Kingdom, North America, and South Korea. The second wave of countries getting access to the beta …

Deal: Grab this Qi-enabled Samsung Fast Charge wireless charging stand for $27.99 (31% off)!

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Let’s face it, folks, charging your phone with a cable is getting a bit redundant. There are currently loads of wireless charging devices that eliminate the hassle of cords and ports, and fortunately, one of these gadgets is currently enjoying a big discount.
The Qi-enabled Samsung Fast Charge wireless charging stand …

Essential Phone orders start shipping, customers should receive theirs on August 31

The Essential Phone saga is far from being over, as the US-based company is struggling to ship its only product to customers who already pre-order it. Even though Andy Rubin promised the Essential Phone will hit the shelves one month after its official unveiling, that deadline has passed a long time ago.

The last time Essential came forward with an official statement about the launch of its smartphone, it promised it will start shipping the product in a week. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen either and the company’s inability to fulfill its promises will surely …

South Korea exclusive LG V30 Plus to be unveiled alongside the LG V30 on August 31

LG V30 is becoming official on August 31, just a day before IFA 2017 at Berlin kicks off, that’s already old news at this point. We also do know a ton of stuff about the device, so much that we actually have a few preliminary size comparisons with other unreleased devices. What can we say – there are tons of leaks and we are rather good with Photoshop.
A new rumor just broke pertaining to LG’s future handsets just broke out, and it’s a rather saucy one – apparently, there might be two devices unveiled on stage on August 31, with a so-called LG V30 Plus joining …

LG V30 official invitation confirms August 31 announcement

Some of the most anticipated Android smartphones of the second half of 2017 are expected to be showcased at IFA 2017 in early September. However, most of them will be unveiled a few days, or even weeks, earlier.

For example, Nokia 8 will probably be announced on August 16, while Samsung’s next flagship, the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to be unveiled on August 23. Although a previous report pointed to an August 31 reveal for the LG V30, we did not receive any official word until today.

Thanks to the invitation we’ve just received in our inbox, we can confirm the LG V30 will be officially …

Official: Lenovo to hold its IFA 2017 keynote on August 31

With IFA 2017 less than two months’ away, it’s only normal for the more popular hardware manufacturers to start teasing and formally announcing their presence at the grand trade show.
Sony was among the first to do so, but Lenovo isn’t far behind — one of the largest China-based tech companies just revealed that it will be hosting a keynote event on August 31, just a day before IFA 2017 officially kicks in. Coincidentally, that’s the same day when Sony’s having its own moment, and it wouldn’t surprise us at all if other major manufacturers also …

Mark your calendars: Sony's IFA 2017 keynote will be held on August 31

Berlin-held consumer electronics expo IFA’s 2017 edition is still more than two months ahead of us, and yet companies are already starting to announce plans for their own events before and during the exhibition. Case in point: Sony has just given us details about when its IFA press conference is going to be held this year.
Sony’s keynote will be held on Thursday, August 31, at 1 p.m. Central European time, which for all of you Americans out there translates to 7 a.m. Eastern and 4 a.m Pacific time.
Much like its American counterpart …