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by | October 31, 2017 | 01:25

The Nintendo Switch has now sold 7.63 million units during its first six months on sale. Nintendo posted a revenue of 219.9 billion yen ($1.9 billion), compared to the analyst's estimate of 174 billion yen. Nintendo is pretty excited about Switch these days. Nintendo's past struggles in the gaming market had been due to users flocking towards new mobile-based games, rather than consoles.

by | October 31, 2017 | 00:51

Set during the period in which the Mongols invaded the island of Tsushima , it's up to you to fight back, though you'll be given some freedom as to how you do it. The types of characters, landscapes, betrayal, and sacrifice in those stories are a rich vein ready to be translated into a videogame. The game takes place during the year 1274, and thrusts players into the role of one of the last surviving Samurai after the Mongol Empire's invasion.

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:16

Twitter on October 26 said it had banned ads from the accounts of RT and Sputnik , citing assertions by us intelligence agencies that the outlets were part of President Vladimir Putin's effort to influence the 2016 USA presidential election .

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:05

Azure gross margins were a "key component" of the 8 percentage point improvement in commercial cloud services from the same period a year ago, Chief Financial Officer Amy Hood said. LinkedIn reported revenue of $1.1 billion in the previous quarter and it once again came in at exactly the same number. Office consumer products and cloud services revenue increased by 12% (10% in CC), and there are now 28 million consumer Office 365 subscribers.

by | October 27, 2017 | 01:03

Netflix's Daredevil has a lot of things going for it, but one of its best traits is the performance of Vincent D'Onofrio in his role of Wilson Fisk (AKA Kingpin ). We will have to wait to see how Oleson will help revamp the series, but fans should be thrilled to know Kingpin is coming back. Oleson's writing and producing credits include The Man in the High Castle and one of The CW's superhero adaptations, Arrow .

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:17

Sony points out that this is a "phased" upgrade, meaning that not everyone will receive Android 8.0 OTA updates at the same time. A notable aspect of the Android Oreo is the Rescue Party feature, which helps the device to recover from constant bootloops.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:17

Bailey revealed that the service is launching in Denmark, Finland, Sweden, and the UAE in the next few days, bringing the total number of countries where it is used up to 20. You can find out more information about Apple's mobile payment system over at their website at the link below. "And Apple Pay is something that we definitely want in India", Cue said.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:20

Apple plans to keep PowerbyProxi in New Zealand for now, although that could change at some point down the road. Along with all the hardware and engineers, Apple also gets more than 30 wireless charging-related patents. Apple is also a member of the Wireless Power Consortium as of February 2017. Mr. Mishiriki furthersaid "The team and I are thrilled to join Apple ".

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:06

The Metal Gear Survive release was originally planned for 2017 but the launch was put off until 2018 as the development team needed some more time to polish the game . Original story, October 24: Some kind of announcement is coming for Metal Gear Survive tomorrow, according to the official Metal Gear Twitter account.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:09

It has registered multiple cases in this connection. "It is on the basis of this irrefutable evidence that we have gone ahead with Yusuf's arrest", a NIA officer said. The NIA probe also revealed that Aijaz and Maqbool used the hawala channels to transfer the funds from a Middle East country and Pakistan to J&K. As per reports, Aijaz Ahmad Bhat is also one of the prime accused in 2011 terror funding case.

by | October 24, 2017 | 00:56

PayPal has also launched a customer service bot for the Messenger app, which allows the user to effortlessly accept payment and to get account assistance directly in the Facebook Messenger app. Consumers now want the ability to transact wherever they are and however they want, and PayPal is committed to being the best option to enable this.

by | October 21, 2017 | 01:07

They'll entertain the Boston Celtics in Friday's home opener at the Wells Fargo Center, then play the Toronto Raptors on Saturday night at Air Canada Centre. Lin played only 36 games last season due to nagging hamstring injuries. The LSU product put his all-around game on display against Washington and showed that he's willing to be a Swiss army knife for the Sixers this season.

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:04

It is illegal for foreign entities to make contributions in USA elections, but a lack of rules around online political advertising means the Russian ad activity could go mostly undetected. Platforms would also be required to make "reasonable efforts" to keep foreign actors from buying political ads. The bill has the backing of Republican John McCain of Arizona, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

by | October 20, 2017 | 01:01

Both companies are betting the ride-hailing market will continue to expand dramatically and move beyond the largest cities by weaving itself into the transportation fabric of America's heartland. The funding brings Lyft's post-money valuation to $11 billion. Reuters in September reported investment talks between the companies. CapitalG partner David Lawee will join Lyft's board as part of the deal.

by | October 19, 2017 | 01:10

The Post reported Sunday that the drug industry worked behind the scenes with lobbyists and key members of Congress , including Marino, pouring more than a million dollars into their election campaigns. But in the midst of an opioid epidemic that has killed hundreds of thousands across the country - an epidemic that would be a central focus of Marino's as drug czar - the representative pushed a law that made suspicious opioid distribution harder for the DEA to curb.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:06

The marque says owners of models that may be affected "should call their breakdown cover provider or contact their nearest Mercedes dealer" if the airbag light in activated in their vehicle, reports WhatCar? The recall is for around one million cars in total around the world, 495,000 of these are in the US.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:04

Along with that, you are also blessed with in-game goodies such as new banners, stained glass, fireworks, armor stands, recipe books and host options as well. See more content at a glance with new Community feed, and view screenshots and game clips in an immersive, full-screen view. In preparation for its upcoming launch on November 7, Microsoft began pushing what it calls its Fall Update for the Xbox One to consoles on Monday.

by | October 17, 2017 | 01:01

Immediately following Donald Trump's Rose Garden press conference where the president claimed former President Barack Obama never spoke with the families of fallen soldiers, MSNBC host Katy Tur called the president out. "I don't know if he did". After his recent trip to Puerto Rico, for example, the president bragged , "I guess it's one of the few times anybody has done this".

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:57

Authorities have not released the name of the missing worker, but said they have contacted the person's family. The Coast Guard told CBS New Orleans affiliate WWL-TV the missing person is a ma. She said the helicopter crew also would look to spot any sign of pollution on Lake Pontchartrain , if there is any. Multiple people were injured Sunday night when an oil rig exploded in Lake Pontchartrain in Louisiana, officials said.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:52

The convertible's tailored fabric top will be delivered in bordeaux red, black silver, and grey silver (colors, as always, are Aston Martin's strong suit). As a convertible, there's some creature comforts such as a heated steering wheel and rear-seat ISOFIX attachments points to encourage drop-top driving.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:22

And what's make the Honor 9i cool is its EMUI 5.1 software loaded with features, it packs an EMUI skin on top of the Android 7.0 Nougat. The device also features a 3000 mAh battery , a fingerprint sensor which is located on the back and front and rear cameras.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:55

We talked about how Razer is in the gaming business and how the companies products are targetted at hardcore gamers . However, more RAM doesn't necessarily translate into better performance, it really depends on how well the entire device has been optimized and that we'll only know when Razer's first smartphone is launched.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:56

The technical glitch affected users in Europe, the US, Brazil, Japan and Australia. There was a problem with entrance to accounts in a similar way on Facebook . The outage map on Down Detector's website shows that the issues are not limited to the U.S. Some Facebook users were experiencing issues loading the site Wednesday.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:06

Google has explained why it has abandoned the traditional 3.5mm headphone jack on its latest Pixel 2 smartphones . It's true there are a good number of nifty features on the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL to add on the top-notch hardware specs the phones come with.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:39

Google's internal investigation found $4,700 of search ads and display ads the company believes are Russian-connected, and found $53,000 of ads with political content were purchased from Russian internet providers, building addresses or with Russian currency, people familiar with the investigation said.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:33

This means Nokia will discontinue its hitherto unsuccessful VR unit. Nokia will now shift focus to its digital health portfolio by way of Withings which it acquired in 2016. Investment in this area will be reduced and future versions of its Ozo camera , unveiled in 2015, will be halted, the company said. Nokia is ditching development on virtual reality and cutting more than a quarter of its workforce.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:43

There are four LED lights underneath the the fabric that illuminate when the device is listening. The device costs $49, and is available on October 19 - you can pre-order it starting today . Google Pixel Buds Google Pixel Buds are the search giant's first ever wireless earphones. Unfortunately, Google is making this a US-exclusive for now.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:41

Joe Belfiore , corporate vice president in Microsoft's Operating Systems Group, broke the news on Twitter over the weekend. "But building new features or hardware is not the focus". bug fixes, security updates, etc". 'Thank you for choosing to use Messenger, ' the email reads. With that 80% of Windows mobile OS devices were left stranded in the wild.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:59

The former cabinet minister and chairman of the Conservative party said he had meant to keep his plot to topple the prime minister secret but May's aides leaked his name to The Times , forcing him into the open. Veteran backbencher Michael Fabricant said of Shapps: "I wouldn't buy a used vehicle from one embittered colleague - let alone take advice from him about who should be PM".

by | October 05, 2017 | 01:01

California Tortilla: California Tortilla , which has locations in New Jersey, is offering up buy one, get one free tacos in honor of National Taco Day Wednesday. You can receive this deal at the restaurant or by entering the code buy2tacos if ordering online. Seasoned ground beef is the likely filling inside this hard-shell taco.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:53

One of three main credit reporting agencies in the US next to Experian and TransUnion , Equifax stores a trove of highly sensitive personal and financial details about consumers. Equifax said the company it hired to investigate the breach, Mandiant, has concluded its investigation and plans to release the results "promptly".

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:55

On Wednesday, the Senate panel's chairman Richard Burr told reporters that the issue of whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation remains an open question. Russian Federation has repeatedly said it does not interfere in the affairs of other countries. Sources with direct knowledge of the situation say Russian-linked Facebook ads specifically targeted MI and Wisconsin.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:37

Scheduled to run from 12:00AM PT on 9th October through 8:00AM PT on 12th October, you'll be able to earn up to $1MM in-game credits in the demo to transfer into the final product. At the end of each qualifying session, it's an all-out battle against other drivers with similar performance abilities ensuring each race is equal, fair, and highly competitive.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:41

The game will feature three modes, namely Arcade, Sport, and Campaign, and other features that will be introduced for the first time is Scapes photography and a custom Livery Editor. As players complete various trial and daily workouts, they will be awarded with numerous vehicle unlocks, in-game currency, and experience points, furthering your driver profile and personal garage.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:50

The company says that it is rolling out this feature to a few users before releasing it to the entire Twitter community, so most users will have to wait a while. Selina Wang at Bloomberg Technology noted that a lot of Twitter users consider the 140 character limit to be the "defining characteristic of the platform", adding that there's been a notable amount of backlash regarding the change.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:46

Now there's the Echo for audiophiles, Look for fashionistas, Dot for cheapskates, Plus for Internet Of Things junkies, Show video chatty grandparents, Connect for home phone haters, and Spot for early risers (or those who wish they were).

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:50

Overall violent crime rose 4.1% past year, while property crime fell 1.3% compared to 2015 figures. The FBI statistics show the county's violent crime rate was 3.3 offenses per 1,000 people, about 1 percent lower than in 2015. Most agree the data do not show some massive new crime wave. Property crime , meanwhile, fell for the 14th year in a row, dropping by 1.4 percent.

by | September 26, 2017 | 00:46

The Sony Xperia XZ1 bestows a 5.2-inch FHD 1080p HDR Triluminos Display with the Sony X-Reality engine and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. On the front, you have a 13 MP camera with a 1/3.06-inch Exmor RS image sensor. In terms of design, Sony's premium smartphones haven't changed much since the launch of Xperia Z in 2013. Available in black, the new XZ1 comes with a side stand cover, available as a bundle offer with the phone for an additional ₹2,490.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:48

Is this the year the Apple TV finally becomes a no-compromise set-top box? Apple has made it clear in the latest support document that Apple TV users will not be able to download 4k content. "An " Apple person" with a nice TV and a yen for improved image quality". You can use Siri, by the way, to find 4K content for you on Apple TV. Picture quality is the same for both versions on regular HD sets like mine.

by | September 21, 2017 | 01:05

The Wall Street Journal reported similar issues with LTE, also across multiple watches. The new Apple Watch hasn't shipped yet, but it's already running into some issues. Wired's David Pierce said the Apple Watch Series 3 battery lasted all day with normal use but plunged to five hours or less when he used the device's LTE modem much.