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Nintendo eyes sale of 10 mn Switch consoles in year to March

On top of that, Sales of Zelda: Breath of the Wild helped out quite a bit, with 2.76 million Switch copies being sold and 1.08 million Wii U copies sold. Ono projects annual sales of the Switch will grow for the next three years from 8.7 million in 2018 to 18 million in 2020. Meanwhile, digital sales were down "to a large extent on the same period previous year", but Nintendo puts this down to less downloadable content being available during this time . Read More

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Google ropes in user feedback to help battle fake news

Google ropes in user feedback to help battle fake news

Google will depend on its users to help scrub its search results of fake news . The volume of fake news , low quality, offensive, misleading and false information is increasing day by day. Google executives claimed the type of web pages categorized in this bucket are relatively small, which is a reason why the search giant hadn't addressed the issue before. Read More

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James Gunn to write, direct 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3'

He assured that he and his team will work on "creating the story that goes beyond what you expect". The announcement came from the director himself, James Gunn , who posted the revelation on his Facebook page . "I can't fricking wait to get started", Gunn wrote. Joining the cast is Zoe Saldana as Gamora, Dave Bautista as Drax the Destroyer, Vin Diesel as Baby Groot, and Bradley Cooper as the voice of Rocket. Read More

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McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

McDonald's staff tried to stall Facebook murder suspect, says owner

State police continue to work with federal and OH authorities, trying to build a timeline of the last few days in the life of Steve Stephens. FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Cleveland Police shows Steve Stephens . They said they know Lane did nothing wrong. Stephens, who had no prior criminal record, was not suspected in any other killings, Cleveland officials said. Read More

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Volkswagen reveals ID Crozz at Shanghai Auto Show

Volkswagen reveals ID Crozz at Shanghai Auto Show

VW Group sold almost 4 million cars in China past year but only "several hundred" imported new energy vehicles. It's the most powerful Mini ever, boasting a turbocharged two-litre four-cylinder engine producing 228 horsepower and 258lb ft of torque, which enable it to reach 100km/h in 6.2 seconds from a standing start. Read More

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Apple Makes Its Apps Available For Free

Apple Makes Its Apps Available For Free

This eliminates the need to buy new Apple hardware to get these apps for free. While many Apple users were already eligible for the free software, the update is good news for those with old and secondhand devices, along with people with "hackintosh" computers. Read More

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Wenger says Arsenal faces 'massive' challenge to reach top 4

The Germany worldwide, like team-mate Alexis Sanchez, has a year left to run on his contract and there have been no breakthroughs over an agreement to extend the deal. "I think every club and every player has to make decisions", Wenger said , giving his strongest warning yet against taking the money. Walcott's comments sparked fury among Arsenal fans on social media and Wenger said at his press conference on Friday that it was wrong for the England forward to make such remarks. Read More

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YouTube: Only channels with 10K views can make money off ads

YouTube: Only channels with 10K views can make money off ads

It also said that they will be employing more staff to do fact checks manually rather than wait for people to flag them. YouTube has announced it is adding a new restriction on which creators can make money from the platform. "We set up the YouTube Partner Program (YPP) in 2007". The new change would give YouTube the information to determine the legitimacy of a channel, the company said. Read More

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Shadow Brokers release also suggest NSA spied on bank transactions

That said , multiple experts said the sheer number of zero days released at the same time was unprecedented. "Maybe if all surviving WWIII, theshadowbrokers be seeing you next week", Friday's post read . The swift folder contains PowerPoint slides suggesting that the Middle East network used by the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) for financial transactions was targeted by the NSA, according to a blog post by Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Matt ... Read More

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BCCI confirms Virat Kohli fit for RCBs next game

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma flies down to Bengaluru to spend quality time with Virat Kohli during IPL 10. Handed a temporary respite from the prying eyes, the RCB captain cut no corners to fast-track return to action. Well, we are loving how Virat is slowly displaying his affection for Anushka and we await the day when Anushka will openly profess her feelings for the man too. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Will Be Forgotten Soon

The arrival of the Galaxy S8 has had some setbacks too. Samsung is already in demand and many people have already pre-ordered it on all the major carriers and online websites . Samsung is pitching the assistant as a way to make phones simpler to use in a bid to convince consumers to move beyond the touchscreen. The addition of facial recognition in the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus is an added layer of security. Read More

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Tom Cruise and Sean Harris Start Filming for MI

Tom Cruise and Sean Harris Start Filming for MI

Cruise also drives an old BMW vehicle in one of the chase sequences in the movie on the streets of Paris. Latest pictures of the film's shooting in Paris show Tom Cruise riding the R Nine T and even crashing the bike into a auto. The auto sequence also has actor Sean Harris riding shotgun in a strait jacket. Superman himself Henry Cavill has also signed on in an unnamed role although we reckon he'll probably be replacing Jeremy Renner's departing William Brandt. Read More

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Apple Turn iPhone 7 Red For Charity

Apple Turn iPhone 7 Red For Charity

First, some of the new Apple devices announced by the tech titan this morning will be available online from the nation's largest carrier starting on March 24th. The processor in the new standard-size iPad, for instance, is akin to what's in the iPhone 6S from 2015. The less-frills iPhone SE line is replacing the 16GB and 64GB with 32GB and 128GB options , while maintaining its starting price of $679. Read More

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US House votes to repeal ISP privacy regulations

US House votes to repeal ISP privacy regulations

The Senate already approved reversing the rule. It still needs President Donald Trumps signature. The EFF and other supporters of the privacy rules also point out that in many markets consumer choices are limited when it comes to home broadband, so you often can't just switch providers if you don't like their privacy policies. Read More

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White House Defends Plan to Eliminate Obama-era Internet Privacy Rules

White House Defends Plan to Eliminate Obama-era Internet Privacy Rules

The White House on Thursday defended a bill recently passed by Congress to repeal Obama-era internet privacy protections, saying the move was meant to create a fair playing field for telecommunication companies. But rather than apply similar protections to more businesses, the Republican-controlled Congress voted to scrap the rules entirely. The House voted 215 to 205 in favor of striking the regulations, following the Senate's resolution to do so last week. Read More

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Comcast pursuing industry shakeup with launch of wireless service

Comcast pursuing industry shakeup with launch of wireless service

Who will be able to use Xfinity Mobile? There are more than a few caveats about Xfinity Mobile, however. It's not clear, for example, if the Verizon-Comcast deal extends to 5G wireless networks. Families can mix and match plans based on a person. For example, mom and dad might have unlimited plans, while kids are put on a data diet. Payments are automatically billed through your credit card. Read More

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Uber suspends self-driving car program in 2 states

Uber has paused its efforts to test self-driving cars after a crash in Arizona on Saturday. Uber Technologies Inc.is suspending its self-driving auto program after one of its autonomous vehicles was involved in a high-impact crash in Tempe, Arizona , the latest incident for a company reeling from multiple crises. Read More

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Samsung TVs can be hacked and remotely controlled

Samsung TVs can be hacked and remotely controlled

We should also mention that over 10 million Samsung smartphones also run on Tizen. "If Amihai Neiderman's findings are accurate, it is alarming that Samsung is shipping smart TVs, smartwatches and mobile phones with many serious security flaws", said Michael Patterson, CEO of networking-security software maker Plixer International. Read More

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Texas Democrats Statement on Equal Pay Day 2017

His bill requires employers to pay employees equal wages for jobs that require equal skill, effort and responsibility and are performed under similar working conditions. Black women make 66 cents per dollar, while Hispanic women make 60 cents per dollar. "Black women earn 68% and Latina women earn 62% of the full-time weekly pay of a white man". Read More

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Unusual Volume Spikes For: BlackBerry Limited (BBRY)

The phone is facing some delays however , and now it looks like BlackBerry is considering licensing its brand to even more device types. The Stock now has the market capitalization of $4.16 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 0 and Weekly volatility of 3.25% and monthly volatility of 2.47% respectively. Read More

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Andromeda Just Needs Some Loving Patches

Andromeda Just Needs Some Loving Patches

The announcement also elaborates a bit about the near-term update plans for the game, and there's some very welcome stuff coming soon. One of these, the craziest bugs in the game - I actually have no idea how I should describe it - is an issue that Bioware has already fixed and will most likely be a part of a new patch . Read More

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April is Distracted Driving Awareness month

April is Distracted Driving Awareness month

The Berlin Police Department will be out in force looking for distracted drivers through April 30 as part of the U Drive. The Wildwood Crest Police Department will be participating in the statewide "U Drive, U Text, U Pay" campaign in support of the Division of Highway Traffic Safety crackdown. Read More

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Red Sox sink Pirates to win season opener

Rick Porcello will get the Opening Day nod at Fenway today (2:05 p.m., NESN), a salute to the fact that he won the AL Cy Young Award last season. His.381 average and 1.137 OPS on Opening Day are the second highest of all time by a Sox player with at least 40 plate appearances in the team's first game of the year, behind only Ted Williams . Read More

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'Dishonored 2' Free Trial Arrives April 6

'Dishonored 2' Free Trial Arrives April 6

The demo will be available starting April 6 for PS4, Xbox One , and PC. Considering the hectic holiday season rush of games that came a year ago, a few of you might have missed out on Dishonored 2 , Bethesda's exquisite follow-up to the original stealth/action/adventure game. Read More

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Fresh, Made-To-Order Quarter Pounders — McDonald's

Fresh, Made-To-Order Quarter Pounders — McDonald's

Its all an attempt to regain some of its lost customers - earlier this month McDonald's Corp. acknowledged that it lost 500 million customer transactions since 2012, primarily due to its competition. "They responded pretty well the moment they ate it". " Today's announcement is part of a continuing food journey for McDonald's ", said McDonald's USA President Chris Kempczinski. Read More

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Gwent is coming to the PS4 in beta form

Gwent is coming to the PS4 in beta form

The beta begins tomorrow at 6pm BST, ending Monday at 8am BST. The Technical Beta's objective is to test how the game works on PlayStation 4 with many users playing simultaneously. After Technical Beta is concluded, Gwent Technical Beta accounts will be deleted . Real currency purchases are not available in the Technical Beta . Read More

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Why Is Twitter Ditching The Egg Avatar?

Why Is Twitter Ditching The Egg Avatar?

Many Twitter users have learned the hard way to be skeptical of accounts featuring eggs , as they often seem to be the sources of trolling, harassment , and spam. Twitter has always been notorious as a cesspool of abuse, and that's been tied, in part, to its default egg avatar. Over time the image itself will take on the same connotation as the egg , but Twitter will likely succeed in dismantling the shared cultural meaning of an important term. Read More

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White House Fed Nunes Info

The White House refused to say whether it gave Nunes access to highly classified materials. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster reportedly attempted to fire Cohen-Watnick when he was brought in but was blocked by Trump at Bannon and Kushner's behest. Read More

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Analyst Stock Recommendations For General Motors Company (GM), CSX Corporation (CSX)

Ford Motor Company had a net margin of 3.08% and a return on equity of 23.23%. Insiders have sold 210,434 shares of company stock valued at $2,669,750 over the last quarter. The company's expected revenue in the current quarter to be 2.55 Billion, seeing a projected current quarter growth of 55.9%, and per annum growth estimates over the next 5 year period of around 35%. Read More

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There's a New Nintendo Switch Update Out

We look at each E3 as a unique opportunity to tell our story. 2017 is going to be a big year for Nintendo , with E3 2017 right around the corner. For full-bodied updates we will probably have to wait for the next few months, Nintendo has in fact confirmed to be working to add new features to the operating system of Switch, including probably the much required Cloud save games. Read More

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Uber suspends self-driving car program in Pennsylvania after crash

Just a couple of days back we were hit with reports of an Uber self-driving auto getting involved in a serious accident over in Tempe, Arizona. A number of executives have quit in recent weeks, including the president, Jeff Jones. The crash's connection to Arizona is newsworthy due to the state's openness to welcoming the self-driving program to its state with open arms. Also, to test their limits and capacity. Read More

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Nunes on WH Grounds Day Before Announcing Trump Surveillance

Nunes on WH Grounds Day Before Announcing Trump Surveillance

The meeting occurred before Nunes disclosed at a news conference that US spy agencies may have inadvertently captured Trump and his associates in routine targeting of foreigners' communications. He was a member of Trump's transition team, as well. On Sunday, Schiff said on CBS' " Face the Nation ", "I think the chairman has to make a decision whether to act as a surrogate of the White House - as he did during the campaign and the transition - or to lead an independent and credible ... Read More

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Tesla is looking to raise $1 billion in stock and debt

Tesla is looking to raise $1 billion in stock and debt

The influx of cash takes some of the risk out of the Model 3 launch and provides additional capital for either Model 3 production equipment or investment in the company's battery factory, analysts at Baird said in a note. (NASDAQ: TSLA) is not most companies. When pressed via a series of questions to his Twitter posts about whether Tesla would raise funds in 2017, Musk said on October 9: " Probably not then either". Read More

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Selena Gomez Admits She Reads Your Instagram Comments

Selena Gomez Admits She Reads Your Instagram Comments

The Same Old Love singer also revealed that she feels most creative when she is "sad". Asked what she would be if her music career had flopped, Selena suggested she'd hit the kitchens and become a chef. Her current favorite TV show binge is Curb Your Enthusiasm , songs she loves include "Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey and "That's What I Like" by Bruno Mars , and if she wasn't a singer or actress, she'd be a chef. Read More

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Wall Street plunges amid concerns over Trump's agenda

Wall Street plunges amid concerns over Trump's agenda

Expectations of those tax cuts are a major reason for the 10-per cent surge in the S&P 500 since Trump's election. "Combine that with [The Wall Street Journal], a notably right-leaning publication, claiming that if Trump doesn't "show more respect for the truth" (https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-presidents-credibility-1490138920) then "most Americans may conclude he's a fake president" and the optimism that caused investors to flock to the major indices has been seriously undermined by, ... Read More

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Android O Developer Preview now available for download

Google is hoping its newest version of Android is sweeter than the last. Additionally, Android 8.0 Oreo is rumored to come with active notifications such as e-mail or chat apps. You wouldn't have to switch to an account manager to just long into an app. Developers do need to add support for the API, so there's nothing live on Android to test this so far. Read More

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Andromeda Patch 1.04 Out Now On PS4 & Xbox One

Andromeda Patch 1.04 Out Now On PS4 & Xbox One

The thing is, though: the Xbox One version of the game has some pretty significant frame rate issues . Mass Effect Andromeda offers daily missions. First time controls of the characters are handed over already happens 600 years after any event of the trilogy, including the Reaper invasion. The narrative isn't astounding, but keeps you invested and drives you forward. Read More

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Sizing John A Golden First For Harrington

Sizing John A Golden First For Harrington

But the horse looked nervous at the start and unseated Kelly after only two fences to the dismay of the jockey who was left punching the ground in frustration. After yesterday's return to form, it's no real surprise that the Ruby Walsh/Willie Mullins combination has been backed into favouritism overnight, with Djakadam now a general 3/1 shot. Read More

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Woman Who Went Viral For Her Fried Chicken Videos On Life Support

Woman Who Went Viral For Her Fried Chicken Videos On Life Support

If you like looking for unique food recipes (and how to make them) on YouTube and like to laugh at the same time, you probably know about Felicia " Auntie Fee " O'Dell. Fans fell in love with O'Dell after her video "Sweet Treats For Kids" received 500,000 page views overnight and skyrocketed her to internet fame. She also played a judge in the 2016 movie Bank . Read More

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Ryder Twin is Captured in New 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Trailer

Ryder Twin is Captured in New 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' Trailer

Whether or not the reviewers agree (I think they will), I think it's great that a major game release's reviews aren't being withheld until after launch. Mass Effect: Andromeda will be released on March 21st for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. With the help of other explorers, his mission is to guide humanity into this unexplored galaxy in search of a new home. Read More

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Caught On Camera: Bikers Box In, Beat Driver

Caught On Camera: Bikers Box In, Beat Driver

The California Highway Patrol said the incident took place at 6:15 p.m. Wednesday on southbound Highway 101 near the Cesar Chavez exit in San Francisco. The bump led several in the group to surround Lien's vehicle, and he hit the gas in a panic, plowing over motorcyclist Edwin Mieses and breaking his spine. Read More

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Trump Tells Planned Parenthood To Stop Abortions

Trump Tells Planned Parenthood To Stop Abortions

Meanwhile, Republicans in Congress said that they will shortly move legislation to strip federal funds from Planned Parenthood , and a provision stating that was added to the Affordable Care Act repeal released on Monday. The nonprofit organization provides a multitude of medical services, including cancer screenings, sexually transmitted disease testing and, most controversially, abortions. Read More

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