Google is About to Change the Way Ads are Displayed on Their Search Pages [Rumor]

Feb 23, 2016 - 2:34 PM - by dgstorm

According to the latest rumint, Google is getting ready to make a huge change in the way it displays advertisements on the search results page. The current method includes one or two ads at the top of the page, and several additional ads in the sidebar on the right. Supposedly, the new change will actually show 4 ads at the top and an even larger compliment of ads in the sidebar on the right. You can see an example of the final change in the screen-cap above.

The obvious effect this will have for some users is that they will have to scroll down farther to actually see their own search results. We can imagine this will not be a well received change, although advertisers will likely be happier about it. What do you folks think?
  0 Replies | 2,151 Views

Blizzard is Considering Porting Starcraft and Other Titles to Mobile

Feb 16, 2016 - 10:28 AM - by dgstorm

For any of you folks who view gaming on PCs fondly (either currently or in the past), this latest news might be a nice bit of nostalgia. According to Blizzard president and co-founder Michael Morhaime, senior vice president and co-founder Frank Pearce, and senior vice president Chris Metzen, the gaming company is considering porting their Starcraft franchise to the Mobile world.

So far, Blizzard's greatest (and only) success on the mobile platform is the Hearthstone collectible digital card game for Android and iOS. Beyond their focus on that product the executives shared they are not working on any new IP for mobile, but they are toying around with the idea of porting older Blizzard titles. Their first example was the ultra-successful Starcraft RTS.

They had a great deal more to say during the session, including that the company does not intend to focus on VR for some time. Feel free to check out more at the source link below.

Who else thinks Starcraft, Diablo or Warcraft would be awesome on a tablet or smartphone?

Source: VentureBeat
  1 Reply | 1,884 Views

Microsoft Will Acquire SwiftKey; Android & iOS Versions to Continue

Feb 03, 2016 - 12:39 PM - by dgstorm

In a surprise move, Microsoft has come from out of nowhere and purchased SwiftKey, the popular mobile keyboard replacement app that is found on both Android and iOS. The news was announced on SwiftKey's blog this morning, and doesn't share too many details regarding the deal.

The good news for some is that Microsoft will continue to develop the Android and iOS versions of SwiftKey (at least for the foreseeable future). Here's a quick quote from the founders of SwiftKey,

"Our number one focus has always been to build the best possible products for our users. This will not change. Our apps will continue to be available on Android and iOS, for free. We are as committed as ever to improving them in new and innovative ways.

We owe a lot to the invaluable input of our users, including our 130,000-strong VIP community and the many thousands of others who have been with us since the start.Their energy, honest feedback and eagerness to share our products have been the driving force behind our growth."

What do you think of this sudden development from the most popular mobile keyboard replacement company?

Source: SwiftKey Blog
  0 Replies | 2,188 Views

Page 3 of 10 FirstFirst 1 2 3 4 5 ... LastLast

» Recent Threads

  RatingTitle, Username, & Date Last Post Replies Views Forum
01-29-2016 11:49 AM
Today 05:12 PM
by bhundu
5 718 Asus Transformer Book T200 Alternate OS's & Development
T100TA Problems
Today 09:04 AM
Today 02:36 PM
by janner43
3 72 Asus Transformer Book T100 Help
Today 12:42 PM
Today 12:42 PM
by PinetreeTF1
0 57 Asus Transformer TF103 General Discussion
12-01-2015 03:15 PM
Today 10:50 AM
by movienut50
18 8,925 Asus Transformer Book T100 Alternate OS's & Development
Camera doesn't work
04-30-2016 08:05 AM
Today 10:39 AM
by helpifIcan
5 181 Asus Transformer Book T100 General Discussions
Yesterday 11:52 AM
Today 09:51 AM
by janner43
5 135 Asus Transformer Book Chi T300 series
05-13-2015 01:18 AM
Today 09:48 AM
by janner43
32 5,927 Asus Transformer Book Chi T300 series
Today 05:55 AM
Today 09:46 AM
by janner43
1 40 Asus Transformer Book Chi T300 series
Today 09:02 AM
Today 09:02 AM
by dannysmith43
0 36 Asus Transformer Book Chi T300 series
04-24-2016 03:56 PM
Today 08:05 AM
by fiat_lux
3 237 Asus Transformer Book T100 Help
04-04-2016 10:10 PM
Today 01:36 AM
by janner43
5 562 Asus Transformer (TF101) Help
Yesterday 02:01 PM
Yesterday 04:49 PM
by janner43
1 133 Asus Transformer Book T100 Help
07-09-2012 08:13 AM
Yesterday 04:46 PM
by janner43
610 243,762 Guides, Tips and Tricks
Yesterday 10:36 AM
Yesterday 04:44 PM
by janner43
3 113 Transformer Pad 300 Help
04-26-2016 08:42 AM
Yesterday 04:17 PM
by Princepapa
1 186 Asus MeMO Pad HD 7 Help

» Search tags for this page

asus forum
asus forums
asus tablet forum
asus tablet help

asus transformer

asus transformer 2

asus transformer forum

asus transformer forums

transformer forum


transformer forums

Click on a term to search for related topics.

» Stats

Members: 90,063
Threads: 35,647
Posts: 316,874
Top Poster: Frederuco (15,783)
Welcome to our newest member, PinetreeTF1

» Log in

User Name:


Not a member yet?
Register Now!

» Sponsored Links

» Site Navigation

» Home
 > FAQ

» Today's Birthdays

» Sponsored Links

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.3.0
Powered by vBulletin® Version 4.2.0
Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:14 PM.