Daily Archives: June 7, 2019

Google boosts analytics capabilities with Looker deal

Google has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the data analytics platform Looker in $2.6bn all-cash transaction. The deal is expected to closer later this year after receiving the necessary regulatory approvals at which time the company will become part of Google Cloud where it …

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Final Fantasy 7 Remake: what has changed since its reveal

The latest trailer for the Final Fantasy 7 Remake landed in May. What we saw was a veritable feast for the eyes; the result of four years of bite-sized nuggets of information, ominous news of third-party companies being dropped and rumors that production had been halted (or even restarted entirely). …

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AMD hints at ray tracing in the future

AMD has hinted that it’s going to start working on ray tracing in the future, during the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2019 Global Technology Conference. But, of course, these discussions will happen after AMD Navi hits the streets.  Senior VP of Marketing, HR and Investor Relations Ruth Cotter spoke …

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Tech Data leaks 246GB of customer data

IT giant Tech Data has plugged a data leak which exposed 264GB of customer data to the public after being informed of the leak by security researchers. Security researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar of vpnMentor first discovered that a log management server was leaking system-wide information while working on …

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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare release date, trailer and news

Forget the zombies. Forget the WWII battles. Forget the future weaponry – Call of Duty is going back to one of the most beloved series within the franchise with Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, a reboot of the highly-lauded 2007 first person shooter. It’s all about the gritty realities of …

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Walmart 4K TV deal: save $700 on Samsung’s curved 65-inch TV

If you’re in the market for a large-screen curved TV, then you’ve come to the right place. Walmart has the Samsung curved 65-inch 4K smart TV on sale for $699.99. That’s a whopping $700 discount and the lowest price we’ve found for the UHD TV. The Samsung NU7300 TV features …

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