Day: June 19, 2014

Game News

Gameloft’s Asphalt Spin-Off Asphalt Overdrive Detailed

Gameloft announced a spin-off Asphalt game titled Asphalt Overdrive at E3. Played upright in portrait mode, Overdrive has players driving in between 3 lanes, which one can be changed with a swipe of the screen. There are many different challenges to partake in including escaping the police, performing stunts, and of course racing. Challenges give you a star rating with three stars being the highest obtainable.

Hardware News

The Amazon Fire Phone Is Finally Unveiled

Amazon is entering the smartphone business with the Amazon Fire Phone. Running on their custom  3.5.0 Fire OS which is Android but  heavily altered, the Fire Phone has a set of new features to set itself apart from other phones on the market. With a 4.7 HD display, the Fire Phone’s processor is a 2.2GHz Quad-core Snapdragon 800 CPU, with Adreno 330 GPU and 2GB of RAM. In layman’s terms, it is very powerful.