Project Scorpio games developed by Microsoft will render natively at 4K

Microsoft and Sony are breaking precedent with plans to release mid-generation console refreshes in the near future. Whether or not gamers buy them in droves remains to be seen but you can rest assured that both sides will do their best to hype the new machines (sometimes at the expense of the other).Sony at this point has revealed a great deal about its PlayStation 4 Pro. Microsoft, meanwhile, is playing its cards close to its chest, instead electing to reveal

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Indiegogo might be better than Kickstarter for crowdfunding your next hardware project

It’s pretty common to see crowdfunding campaigns for exciting gadgets fail, most often because of the difficulties and costs of manufacturing in large volumes.Indiegogo is hoping to fix that. The crowdfunding platform has inked a deal with hardware maker Arrow Electronics to support eligible projects and assist in mass production. The company says it will grant benefits packages amounting to $500,000, including its design tools, engineering experts, prototype services, manufacturing support and supply chain management.Our biggest ever edition of TNW

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Google will ship Project Ara developer kits later this year, consumer model in 2017

Project Ara, Google’s modular smartphone concept, is slowly but surely inching its way closer to becoming a consumer product. On Friday, project lead Rafa Camargo revealed a huge milestone in that developer kits will be shipping later this year. Best yet, a consumer version will be available sometime in 2017.The revelation came as part of an exclusive interview with Wired. In it, we learn that the developer edition shipping later this year will feature a 5.3-inch display and is described

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