NVIDIA rolls out Update 2.0 to Shield TV, brings 4K gaming and other enhancements


NVIDIA has had a busy couple of days, its Shield Android TV box landing in the UK today, with the 16GB variant priced at £149 and the 500GB Pro version going for £229. Yesterday, NVIDIA also announced its new video game streaming service called GeForce NOW, with a £7.49 ($7.99) monthly subscription. And today, firmware update 2.0 is also busy rolling out to the Shield TV, bringing 4K gaming and other improvements.

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Strone Roam aims to help international travelers stay connected


One of the challenges international travelers face when abroad is what to do about maintaining connections with the people in their lives who want to call them. Frequently this means buying a “throwaway” smartphone or SIM with a temporary number in the country you may be visiting or incurring high roaming charges to use your own phone and number. Strone Technology hopes to help travelers with the Strone Roam device and service, which is currently on Indiegogo. Read more

[Video] Catch on yesterday’s Google event right here


Yesterday’s Nexus event saw a whole bunch of new devices and services announced by Google, it was engrossing stuff. Google didn’t waste any time at all, moving from one device launch to another, bada-bing-bada-boom. But wait, did you miss the proceedings? Don’t sweat it, you can watch the Nexus announcement in its entirety because Google has uploaded the event to YouTube. And, because we are nice like that, we’ve handily embedded the video after the break.

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Cases and cables for the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P are live in the Google Store


The Accessories section of the Google Store just got busier. With the introduction of the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, Google needed to bring in new cases and cables. Both phones need to cases to protect them (and maybe add style), but the inclusion of cables is more important as Google has implemented USB Type-C ports with the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P. So now there are all different types of cables that allow your device with a USB Type-C port to work with other phones, ports, and chargers.

Hit the break to see the accessories Google is now selling.

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