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New – Savings Plans for AWS Compute Services | Amazon Web Services

New – Savings Plans for AWS Compute Services | Amazon Web Services

I first wrote about EC2 Reserved Instances a decade ago! Since I wrote that post, our customers have saved billions of dollars by using Reserved Instances to commit to usage of a specific instance type and operating system within an AWS region. Over the years we have enhanced the Reserved Instance model to make it…
Anthem’s live services producer leaves BioWare – Polygon

Anthem’s live services producer leaves BioWare – Polygon

Anthem’s chief developer for live service — aka the whole reason the game was made, basically — has left the studio. It’s another sign that BioWare’s sci-fi, open-world big bet probably won’t be getting that familiar “OK, now it’s a good game” redemption story after a year’s worth of post-release support. Chad Robertson announced via…
Don’t use VPN services.

Don’t use VPN services.

Don't use VPN services. No, seriously, don't. You're probably reading this because you've asked what VPN service to use, and this is the answer. Note: The content in this post does not apply to using VPN for their intended purpose; that is, as a virtual private (internal) network. It only applies to using it as…
Streaming services compared, including Netflix, Disney+ and more – digitalspy.com

Streaming services compared, including Netflix, Disney+ and more – digitalspy.com

20 years ago, looking to the future, you probably thought we'd have flying cars and robot maids by now. Blame The Jetsons. Instead we've got streaming platforms, absolutely ruddy loads of them, and that number is only set to increase as we head into 2020 and beyond. More TV and movie choices than ever before…
Financial services marketplace CompareAsiaGroup raises $20 million in new funding led by Experian

Financial services marketplace CompareAsiaGroup raises $20 million in new funding led by Experian

Experian, one of the largest credit reporting bureaus in the United States, announced today that it has invested in CompareAsiaGroup, the financial services marketplace. Experian led the initial closing of a $20 million B1 round. In addition to new funding, the investment also gives Hong Kong-based CompareAsiaGroup access to Experian’s technology, including Experian One, a…
Apple’s services and wearables made up for slowing iPhone sales this quarter

Apple’s services and wearables made up for slowing iPhone sales this quarter

$53.8 billion — CEO Tim Cook called the quarter a "blowout" for wearables. Samuel Axon - Jul 30, 2019 11:22 pm UTC Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook.Today, Apple reported its Q3 2019 earnings to investors. Overall revenue is up 1% over the same quarter last year, reaching $53.8 billion. Apple CEO Tim Cook framed…
The best streaming services for cord-cutters on a budget

The best streaming services for cord-cutters on a budget

While offerings like YouTube TV and PlayStation Vue mimic traditional cable packages, providing more than 50 channels each through their basic plans, they cost more than $45 per month. If you're trying to save money, that's simply not going to work. Your best bet is to be mindful of what, exactly, you want to watch…
7 Free Streaming Services to Save You From Subscription Hell

7 Free Streaming Services to Save You From Subscription Hell

Tubi, Plato TV, and Kanopy all offer very different streaming experiences, but have one important thing in common: They're free.Andrea Warnecke/APThe main casualty of the streaming wars so far has been your wallet. Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, CBS, HBO, Apple, Disney; they all demand a monthly tithe. Toss in a live service like YouTube TV, the…
What do subscription services and streaming mean for the future of gaming?

What do subscription services and streaming mean for the future of gaming?

Between xCloud, Stadia and a slew of subscription services, this year's E3 marks a turning point for the industry The future of gaming is streaming. If that wasn’t painfully obvious to you a week ago, it certainly ought to be now. Google got ahead of E3 late last week by finally shedding light on Stadia,…

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NBA 2K19 Community Angered by Seemingly Unskippable Ads – IGN

By Joseph Knoop NBA 2K19 players are complaining that unskippable ads are surfacing in the basketball sim game across multiple platforms. In a Reddit thread created Saturday, Reddit user afilathiel posted a screenshot of a loading screen from NBA 2K, along with a caption reading “Unskippable ads in a 60$ (sic) game, [expletive] 2K.” Loading…

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