Middle-earth: Shadow of War
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment recently released the Xbox One X update for Middle-earth: Shadow of War. As part of this update, Middle-earth: Shadow of War allows players to enjoy a true 4K and HDR (High Dynamic Range) gaming experience for Xbox One X. Once the update is downloaded, gamers can choose from two enhanced modes that Shadow of War offers for the console. The first option focuses on resolution with increased texture detail, targeting native 4K. The second option focuses on overall quality with increased draw distances, improved shadow and lighting conditions, increased vegetation, improved ambient occlusion, higher polygon counts and texture filtering improvements, all optimised for Xbox One X.
Middle-earth: Shadow of War is also an Xbox Play Anywhere title, allowing players to purchase the digital version of the game through the Xbox Store or Windows 10 Store, then enjoy Shadow of War on the Xbox family of consoles or Windows 10 PC. Therefore, gamers can bring all saves, game add-ons and achievements with them to both Xbox One and Windows 10 platforms at no additional cost.
LG Q7 smartphone
The recently announced LG Q7 smartphone offers premium features typically found in more expensive flagship smartphones, but at a more affordable price.
It builds on the previous models’ foundation, with even more high-end features like portrait mode, DTS:X Virtual Surround Sound, water and dust resistance and a fingerprint sensor on the back for added security as well as upgraded 3GB RAM and 32GB ROM which is also expandable.
The LG Q7 also features a 2.5D Arc Glass design with rounded-edges that makes the device comfortable to hold and operate with one hand. Its smart rear key fingerprint sensor is located below the camera lens to allow users to unlock the phone easily and it also doubles as the camera shutter button or to take screenshots and control the notification bar.
The LG Q7 will be available for R5 999 on pre-paid and from R349 on contract from Vodacom and Cell C.
IFS Applications 10 with over 500 functional updates
IFS recently launched IFS Applications 10, the new version of its enterprise applications suite. It is designed to help customers capitalise on disruptive industry trends such as automation, connected devices (IoT), and servitization, the new version also helps companies connect their business to a digital backbone.