This could be ASUS’ long-rumored RTX 3070 with Noctua fans

For months there have been rumors that ASUS has been working on the stuff of nerd dreams: an RTX 3070 GPU with built-in Noctua fans. This week, an ASUS employee in Vietnam prematurely posted images and information about the collaboration on Facebook. Wccftech first spotted the listing, and managed to download images of the GPU…

Razer’s new entry-level gear was made for streaming newbies

Razer is looking to lower the barrier to entry for live streaming with a budget webcam and capture card. Streaming newbies can add a video feed of themselves to their broadcast with the Kiyo X USB webcam. As with a lot of current games, you can choose between optimizing your webcam feed for fidelity or…

The 2021 Game Awards ceremony takes place on December 9th

This year’s edition of The Game Awards will take place on December 9th. As always, you’ll be able to stream it live in up to 4K on dozens of platforms. After last year’s online-only event, Geoff Keighley’s show will once again have an in-person audience. The ceremony is returning to its old haunt of the…

Sony buys remake and remaster studio Bluepoint Games

Sony has acquired Bluepoint Games, the Austin-based studio best known for remaking Demon’s Souls and Shadow of the Colossus. Financial terms of the deal haven’t been disclosed. Rumors that Sony was buying Bluepoint started to spread online right around the time the company acquired Returnal developer Housemarque in late June. Sony didn’t say whether Bluepoint…

CDC Urges Pregnant People to Get Vaccinated for Covid-19 As Soon as Possible

A pregnant woman wearing a face mask walks past a street mural in Hong Kong, on March 23, 2020,Photo: Anthony Wallace/AFP (Getty Images) Health officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are pleading with pregnant people to get vaccinated against covid-19. In a new urgent health advisory out this week, the CDC says…

Google’s original Nest Hub drops to $40 at Best Buy

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. If you’ve wanted to add to your Google Assistant home setup without spending too much money, Best…

Apple iPad (2021) review: Another modest update

Apple says the basic iPad is its most popular tablet. And why not? Back in 2017, the company introduced its cheapest-ever iPad as a budget option for schools or people who don’t need top-of-the-line specs. This device has always used hardware that’s a few years old — but Apple’s chips are so powerful that this…

Somehow, iOS 15 Made Siri Dumber

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Siri is not known for being the smartest digital assistant on the block, but at the least, it could do basic functions like checking your voicemails. However, with the public release of iOS 15, it seems that Siri has forgotten how to do some basic tasks—to the detriment of those who may…

Xbox Cloud Gaming goes live in Australia, Japan, Brazil and Mexico

In the same week it began public tests of Xbox Cloud Gaming on consoles, Microsoft is expanding the project formerly known as xCloud in other ways. Cloud Gaming is going live in Brazil and Mexico today, and in Australia and Japan on October 1st. The company started testing xCloud in those four nations last November….