Halo Infinite’s Forge mode might be its saving grace

It’s no secret that Microsoft and 343 Industries have struggled to keep players interested in Halo Infinite’s free-to-play live service multiplayer experience. The game didn’t release with much content for players to enjoy to begin with, and so far, post-launch updates have only brought minimal additions. As a result, many gamers have put Infinite down … Read more

Minecraft Preview 1.19.30.20 improves vanilla parity, Spectator Mode, and more

What you need to know Minecraft Preview 1.19.30.20 is now available for interested players to explore and test. The pre-release build includes dozens of fixes and changes across the Spectator Mode, technical features, vanilla parity, and beyond. The build is testing plenty of Minecraft improvements for a future Minecraft 1.19 “The Wild Update” patch update. … Read more

How to use iPhone’s Lockdown Mode in iOS 16

Lockdown Mode is a new option coming in iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura that limits system features for maximum security. Apple designed it to protect its products from sophisticated spyware, like NSO Group’s Pegasus spyware, which has been used to target terrorists, politicians, dissidents and around the world. Spyware like Pegasus may seem … Read more

Halo Infinite’s Forge Mode has leaked — here’s how to play it early yourself

In the time since the Halo Infinite campaign co-op beta launched earlier this month, several Halo players have managed to gain access to a work-in-progress version of the game’s upcoming Forge mode that was included in the beta build, but was not intended to be playable. As a result, several Halo Infinite Forge leaks have … Read more

NexiGo Gripcon for Switch OLED review: Comfortably play in handheld mode

Source: Rebecca Spear / iMore While the Switch is a hybrid device, Nintendo revealed a few years ago that the majority of players mostly use it in handheld mode. Thing is, many players find those small Joy-Con controllers uncomfortable since they don’t offer an ergonomic grip. In my own experience, my pinky fingers tend to … Read more

How to take low-light Portrait mode photos: iPhone photography tips and tricks

Source: Christine Romero-Chan / iMore When Apple introduced Portrait mode with the iPhone 7 Plus, it became one of the best features of the iPhone. People could take professional looking portrait photos without having to lug around a DSLR. One can even take their photography game up a notch with Portrait mode pictures of inanimate … Read more

Minecraft: Bedrock Edition Beta 1.19.0.30 includes new Spectator Mode changes and more

A large facet of how Minecraft has achieved the level of success it has been how Mojang Studios involves the community in ongoing development of new features and changes. The company does so by letting interested players test pre-release builds through Minecraft’s betas, snapshots, and the new Preview program. On Wednesday, Mojang Studios dropped the … Read more