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Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Reviewers Are in Love with Zelda: Breath of the Wild

In Breath of the Wild , you'll still be traveling on horseback, but you'll have to catch and tame your companion - and they aren't invulnerable. Nature isn't always so pleasant, mind you. These references aren't so in-your-face that Zelda newcomers will feel left out, mind you. "Whenever you cut grass, you would get rupees", Zelda series producer Eiji Aonuma said to Game Informer . Read More

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Microsoft relaxes some Windows 10 update and upgrade rules

Opting to "Restart now" will begin the upgrade process, though users can also schedule a time that is more convenient (and reschedule if the designated time turns out to be less convenient than expected) or hit the "Snooze" button. He also explains that Microsoft is adding a new icon to the Windows Update Settings page so you can see at a glance if your device is up to date or not. Read More

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VX nerve agent used to kill Kim Jong Nam, police say

Kim was preparing to board a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Chinese territory of Macau, where he has been living. On Wednesday they also arrested 47-year-old Ri Jong Chol, a North Korean who had a Malaysian work visa for a small herbal medicine firm and lived in Kuala Lumpur with his wife and two children. Read More

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Microsoft aims to reshape India digitally

The Skype app for Android isn't great - it's often slow, with somewhat-awful call quality and the occasional crash. BotsThe app is also introducing chatbot into the mainframe of the app , which seems to be a helpful addition. The project is still under private preview. Nadella highlighted the Microsoft Garage India-only app , Kaizala , which is being used by the government of the Andhra Pradesh region to help coordinate a major local festival by, for example, conducting polls, ... Read More

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Evers, Holtz Advance In Wisconsin Superintendent Race

Evers, Holtz Advance In Wisconsin Superintendent Race

Humphries shook up the race last week by making public a document he says shows Holtz had offered him a deal for a $150,000 state job and broad control over the largest school districts if he dropped out of the race. Evers is completing his second term as the state's top education official in charge of the Department of Public Instruction. Turnout for this spring primary is expected to be low. Read More

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UPS drone launched from truck on delivery route

UPS drone launched from truck on delivery route

Monday's trial was the clearest indication that Atlanta-based UPS wants to use drones for home delivery, as do internet retailer Amazon .com Inc. and Google parent Alphabet Inc. The government is now using 15 "Zips" drones to make up to 150 emergency deliveries per day of life-saving blood to 21 transfusion facilities in the western half of the country. Read More

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Young millennials top list of worst-behaved drivers

Young millennials top list of worst-behaved drivers

The category of young millennials also leads the risky habit of speeding with drivers ages 19-24 1.4 times as likely as all drivers to report having driven 10 miles per hour over the speed limit on a residential street. Not surprisingly, most people thought they were much or somewhat more careful than average. An annual survey of USA drivers reveals some traffic safety trends and attitudes that could be good for business in the collision fix industry. Read More

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Nintendo Switch OS and UI Revealed After Console Ships Early

Here's hoping Nintendo comes out and officially confirms suspicions soon! The highly-anticipated console is a portable and at-home game system. The video uploaded by hiphoptherobot and posted to NeoGAF apparently shows the Nintendo Switch booting up and going through the starting screens- including a simple tiled panel format for the main menu. Read More

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McDonald's Develops Better Straws to Let You Enjoy Shakes

All McCafes in 80 cities of the world will use the new straw with the fantastic drink Shamrock Shake. "A lot of designs we came up with would work well when the shake was full, or might work when the shake was empty", he tells Fast Company , "but in a lot of situations, we found if we didn't get the diameters just right, we'd end up drawing in air". Read More

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Splatoon 2 On Nintendo Switch Offers LAN Play Mode

Yes, The Nintendo 3DS has several mature games, which aren't exactly intended for the younger audiences to play, but this doesn't take away the fact that the handheld consoles has an awfully impressive amount of games in its library. "This is what we're seeing in the Switch footage; no sign of the improved lighting so far, but the stadia and players are still close to what we have on PS4 and Xbox One". Read More

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Dubai sets autonomous flying cars loose this summer

DUBAI'S dramatic skyline will soon be filled with buzzing passenger drones ferrying tourists and commuters. Dubai officials have revealed plans to launch autonomous drone passenger craft as early as this July. Mr. Al Tayer went on to explain why the partnership with Tesla is a strategic move for RTA stating that "Tesla has been selected for its pioneering endeavors in the manufacturing of electric vehicles". Read More

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Tim Cook says augmented reality is 'a big idea like the smartphone'

It has to be ingrained in the public. "We have to think through every demographic", Cook said. Cracking down on illegitimate news sources may be a necessary step in protecting the Fourth Estate. "It's nearly as if a new course is required for the modern kid, for the digital kid", Cook said. Google slashed ad revenue for more than 340 fake news sites a year ago by cutting off access to GoogleAds; Facebook launched a feature in December that allows users to report posts sharing false ... Read More

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Is Google Trying To Make Maps A Social Network?

Alternatively, you can create your own customised list, that can be named whatever you want, and can be shared with your friends via text, email, social networks and other apps. A tap on either Uber, Lyft, Juno, Gett, or another on-demand ride brand presents a full list of hailing options. The days of dedicated satnavs are surely numbered, with the likes of Waze and Google Maps bringing turn-by-turn directions to smartphone owners for free. Read More

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Here's What's New In Windows 10 Build 15031 For Insiders

Here's What's New In Windows 10 Build 15031 For Insiders

For more on the updates in the latest Insider build, head on over to Microsoft's blog below. To date, all we have seen of Project Neon is a few application previews from certain developers, which seemed to feature much fancier transparency options for the UI, as well as new animations to make everything feel more fluid. Read More

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Super Bowl ad causes Google Home speakers to 'meltdown'

During Super Bowl LI Sunday, Google touted its Google Home device, which uses voice commands to perform various tasks around the house such as playing music or turning lights off and on. Scott Foster tweeted: "Our Google Home just went a little bonkers with the Google Home commercial". They weren't alone, either, with a raft of complaints quickly popping up on the social network. Read More

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Apple to make iPhones in India this year

The Karnataka Government has accepted Apple Inc's proposal to begin manufacturing operations in Bengaluru . Currently, no concrete timeline exists for when the factory in Bengaluru will begin production, however, Indian media is reporting a June 2017 opening date. Read More

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Amazon Hits $3.7B For Q4, Millions Join Prime

Amazon Hits $3.7B For Q4, Millions Join Prime

On average, analysts forecast that CA will post $2.51 EPS for the current fiscal year. "It's called negative leverage and the street hates it". The Company's global segment includes export sales from its internationally focused Websites, including export sales from its sites to customers in the United States, Mexico and Canada. Read More

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Sony Adds External HDD Support to PS4

Sony Adds External HDD Support to PS4

There doesn't seem to be any special trick to it: Just plug in any USB-enabled hard drive, and the PS4 will treat it as an acceptable form of storage. The support will come in the next PS4 system update, which is available for beta testers at the moment. The upcoming update will bring PS4 software's build number to 4.50 and it has been dubbed as the "Sasuke" update. Read More

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Atlanta Falcons: Road To The Super Bowl

Football fans have to wait until Sunday to find out who will win Super Bowl LI . "There are so many people that support the Atlanta Falcons, beyond on the field, the players and coaches, and we want to recognize that", Blank told "CBS This Morning" Wednesday. Read More

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Facebook unveils new app to boost user connections

Facebook unveils new app to boost user connections

What are your thoughts on Facebook's new Discover People section on its mobile app? Nevertheless, some analysts suggest that the silver lining of this new feature is that it would be quite beneficial for business networking and dating purposes, given the fact that its structure allows someone to simply find your profile then tap to message you. Read More

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Snapchat users may have migrated to Instagram Stories

The Wall Street Journal reported that General Motors, which had spent about $40 million on Facebook marketing every year, decided that its ads weren't reaching customers, and announced plans to pull them. And like Snapchat and Instagram, a user can directly comment on the story. According to an August poll by comparison app Wishbone , 43 percent of over 30,000 people surveyed said they would delete Snapchat if Instagram adds filters to its Stories feature. Read More

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Google Waymo Performing Better Than Other Self-Driving Cars, Says California DMV

In 2015 the cars ran 424,331 miles with 341 disengagements, and previous year mileage increased to 635,868 while disengagement sharply fell to 124 times. "Disengagement" refers to a situation where the autonomous vehicle required a human operator to step in and take control of the vehicle. This is based on a report published on Wednesday by the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Read More

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One Iraqi man free after detainment at JFK Airport

One Iraqi man free after detainment at JFK Airport

Alshawi was already aboard a flight to join his wife and their 7-year-old son in Houston when Trump signed the executive order. The lawsuit filed early Saturday morning is the first legal challenge to Trump's executive order. Hirsch said the "special immigrant visa" program is for people from Iraq and Afghanistan who supported US troops as interpreters during the wars. Retired Naval Officer and author Malcolm Nance tweeted that several Iraqi interpreters who had worked with the US ... Read More

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Actor Mike Connors dies at 91

Actor Mike Connors dies at 91

Mannix ran for eight seasons from 1968 to 1975 and was the last series produced by Desilu productions. Episodes normally climaxed with a brawl. The actor once said that, while previous small-screen PIs were hard-nosed and cynical, Mannix "got emotionally involved" in his cases. Read More

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New Ford GT beats arch rivals Ferrari & McLaren on the track

New Ford GT beats arch rivals Ferrari & McLaren on the track

Today, we finally got some hard numbers on the long-anticipated Ford GT. Ford's new high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost for the GT is SAE-rated at 647 horsepower and 550 lb-ft. If you've been reading and following Muscle Mustangs & Fast Fords for any length of time, you know the name Dan Schoneck. Well, Ford took one driver and put him behind the wheel of the new GT, a McLaren 675LT, and a Ferrari 458 Speciale, then told him to give it his all around the Calabogie Motorsports Park in Canada. Read More

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Apple Sues Qualcomm in China

Moreover, Apple also filed a lawsuit against QCOM, alleging that the chip supplier abused its clout and is seeking 1 billion yuan ($145.32 million) in damages. Currently, Qualcomm's royalties are based off the selling price of a phone, rather than what portion Qualcomm's technology enabled. The South Korean government said Qualcomm fostered monopolistic practices via its business model. Read More

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Draghi calls on Germany to be patient over rates

But Mr Draghi today said the inflation spike is likely to be temporary, quashing any expectations that the loose monetary policy may be reigned in. Inflation in the Eurozone reached a two-year high in December, hitting 1.1%. "Be patient", he said. Her office will ask the ECB to allow inspection of documents linked to the G30 as well as to meet with central bank officials to discuss aspects of the complaint , she said. Read More

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Xiaomi improves the Redmi Note 4's camera for India

Xiaomi improves the Redmi Note 4's camera for India

We will have to push our review unit of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4 to see how well the Snapdragon 625 can perform in gaming as well as non-gaming scenarios. And finally, the battery quotient is even-stevens on both devices. The phone, however, supports only 5V/2A charging. It weighs 160 to 165 grams, comes in a metal body and has a fingerprint sensor at the rear panel. Read More

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