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When Omate announced its $99 Racer last month, little did we know that this rugged, near-circular smartwatch will be heading to Africa -- Congo, Ivory Coast and Cameroon to begin with -- this coming June. According to today's announcement, this is all thanks to Congolese mobile startup VMK, who is...

February 27th 2015 at 6:39am 0 Comments
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Omate's well known for bringing stylish smartwatches to the mass market, as we've seen with last year's $129 X (pictured left) and $169 Lutetia (second from left). To kick off 2015, the company is leveraging the same MediaTek Aster chipset (MT2502) plus the Lutetia's near-circular, always-on color...

January 4th 2015 at 12:00am 0 Comments
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Even if your weekend pace is relaxed and leisurely, you should still be able to reach the PlayStation Store's Flash Sale before it ends on September 22 at 3pm EST. You can make up for your slow-and-steady demeanor by setting lap records in this Flash Sale's racing-oriented deals, unless you prefer...

September 20th 2014 at 12:30pm 0 Comments
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Slightly Mad Studios announced its new racing game today, World of Speed. The PC racer will be available this year as a free-to-play download published by My.com, with a closed beta program scheduled for the spring. The former Need for Speed: Shift and Shift 2: Unleashed developer described Worl...

February 10th 2014 at 1:00pm 0 Comments
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When a game publisher closes a door, they always open a window -- unless, of course, they're cancelling the game, in which case they always burn the whole house down. This idiom now applies directly to the release of Namco's Ridge Racer for the PS Vita which, according to the recently revealed Pl...

December 23rd 2011 at 5:45am 0 Comments
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Does the revving of an engine make your knees weak? Do the sleek curves of a Porsche make your heart beat faster? Yeah, me neither. But if pretty cars going really fast happens to blow up your skirt, then we've got a present for you. Straight from Gamescom 2011, Need for Speed World is kicki...

August 18th 2011 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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Sure, this trailer for the upcoming downloadable arcade racer Fireburst has some fun jumps and explosions in it. But if you're anything like us, that song is what caught your ears. That's Dayton, Ohio's Hawthorne Heights performing "Drive," which you can get for free on the game's website.

May 14th 2011 at 7:00am 0 Comments