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Everything Nintendo announced at E3 2018

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Adventure is available today on the eShop, as is Bethesda's Fallout Shelter. And mostly with its own games. Nintendo just closed its E3 2018 presentation today and the clear victor of the event are fans of the Super Smash Bros . And that's a pretty good plan. And Ultimate is definitely the right subtitle: there are options and additions galore: Mario gets new outfits, there's a female Pikachu with a heart-shaped tail, more than 50 Assist Trophies, the list goes on. Read More »

Burger joints start social "beef" with "IHOB"

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IHOP has had burgers on its menu since it first opened in 1958, but its identity has always been tied to its wide variety of pancakes and breakfast offerings. You know, because everyone goes there for the burgers? "Dear Internet, we abbreciate your batience", the pancake burger chain tweeted . Professional baseball team the Philadelphia Phillies went to the trouble of making its own name change announcement video that turns the MLB franchise into the "bhillies". Read More »

FCC's net neutrality rules are officially repealed. Here's what that really means

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In a press release Monday, the FCC said the repeal does away with "unnecessary, heavy-handed regulations" and replaces them with "common-sense regulations that will promote investment and broadband deployment". A third rule banned the practice of paid prioritization, or the offering of the Internet "fast lanes". Legislation in other states, like California and NY, is still proceeding and likely to be as strict as Washington's . Read More »

Amazon's "style assistant" camera now widely available

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The Amazon Fire TV Cube offers the array of standard features existing Fire TV owners have come to know, including compatibility with Alexa. There are also apps available in the USA for ESPN, Fox Now, Showtime, Starz, PlayStation Vue, CBS All Access, and NBC. Read More »

Apple announces watchOS 5, allowing you to compete with friends

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Podcasts is coming to Apple Watch too. Users can leverage the audio playback support to play audiobooks, favourite playlists and guided meditations on their Apple Watch while on the go. watchOS 5 primarily aims to consolidate, expand and enrich the health and fitness capabilities of the Apple Watch while also making a point of bringing users closer together. Read More »

President Trump's demand for investigation may lead to 'constitutional crisis'

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He contended investigators have "found no Collussion (sic) with Russia, No Obstruction, but they aren't looking at the corruption" in the campaign of his Democratic challenger two years ago, former U.S. The suggestion by Trump would undermine former FBI Director James Comey's claim that the feds didn't begin investigating the campaign until late July 2016. Read More »

Welcome to #PUBGMOBILE050. Miramar Map Season 2 Progress Missions Secret

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The addition of the Miramar map is the big-ticket item in the latest update, which also adds several new weapons and vehicles. If you haven't jumped back into PUBG Mobile in a while, this seems like the flawless time to jump back in. The region system will help with language-based chat channels, too. The new filters definitely sound cool, but they are not the first PUBG-related innovation from a streaming platform. Read More »

Rage 2 launches in Spring 2019, id Software and Avalanche Studios collaborating

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From the swamplands and jungles where enemies lurk among the dense foliage, to the open deserts where a passing vehicle is more likely to mow you down than offer you a ride, the world of Rage 2 is not a gentle, nurturing place. In another passage of the interview, however, Willits confessed that Rage 2 was thought from the beginning as a collaborative project , featuring the "id-like first-person shooter action". Read More »

Nintendo Details Mario Tennis Aces' Adventure Mode in New English Clip

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Nintendo is also offering unlockable content in the form of Mario's dungarees for the main game. Nintendo released a new trailer that showcases the story of Mario Tennis Aces (and some more gameplay.) According to the Adventure Mode trailer, spirits have possessed the rackets of participants in the tournament including Wario, Waluigi and Luigi . Read More »

Snapchat rolls out redesigned app to 'majority' of iOS users

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Since the platform's last redesign, Snapchat has had to face a backlash of controversy from users. Late a year ago, Snap Inc. announced a major redesign for its Snapchat app , merging Stories and direct interactions with friends into one page, and public content from creators and businesses in another. Read More »

Flipkart-Walmart deal inspires Odisha's Gen Y entrepreneurs

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Flipkart is leading in the fashion segment through the acquisition of Myntra , Jabong and eBay (Indian wing), the online fashion portals. Walmart said it expected the deal to knock about 25-30 cents off its earnings in fiscal 2019, assuming the deal closes at the end of the second quarter. Read More »

Volvo's Sensus infotainment system to get Google Assistant, Android apps and services

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Ahead of the I/O conference that kicks off tomorrow, Google is giving a preview of an upcoming Google Assistant-enabled smart speaker, and it's not meant to go on your nightstand-it's meant to fit under your TV. Now called Wear OS , the newly branded OS just picked up a few new Assistant features to make it a more powerful wrist companion. We know that Android P will have native support for the pervasive "notch" and it might be getting another major overhaul with gesture support ... Read More »

The five biggest announcements at Microsoft Build 2018

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Microsoft's new Your Phone app - available initially to Windows Insiders to test starting this week - will be a key part of Microsoft's initiative to blur the line between desktop and mobile. Microsoft plans to share more details on 365 during tomorrow's Build festivities. It's Microsoft's attempt to integrate high-tech hand tracking and spatial mapping technologies with Azure's machine learning, cognitive services, and IoT Edge. Read More »

Billion Hours Have Been Played On Xbox One's Backwards Compatability Feature

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Xbox head Phil Spencer also recently teased that we'll see JRPGs on the Microsoft's E3 stage . Therefore, players who have Xbox LIVE Gold membership will be able to play XCOM 2 from this May 3 and until Monday, May 6. In an answer to The Verge , Microsoft reiterates that they will continue with their policy of non-disclosure on Xbox One sales data, at least until the end of the generation. Read More »

Saudi Arabia Opens First Movie Theater with 'Black Panther' Screening

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Saudi Arabia opened its first cinema since the 1980s with a showing of " Black Panther " Wednesday as part of a series of reforms in favor of moderate Islam. He said plans were afoot for three more screens in the coming months. RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The lights dimmed and the crowd of men and women erupted into applause and hoots Wednesday evening as Hollywood's blockbuster " Black Panther " premiered in Saudi Arabia's first movie theater. Read More »

God of War Photo Mode Preview Shows Extensive Features

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Interestingly, the game has indeed hugely fantastic reviews as it has achieved a Metascore of 95/100 on Metacritic , beating a behemoth such as The Last of Us Remastered (94/100). Long story short, he does and becomes the God of War in Ares' stead. Once you throw his axe, it can be quickly retrieved by pressing the square button, much like Thor's hammer in the Marvel movies. Read More »

Fortnite Down for Maintenance on All Platforms, Epic Working on Fix

UpdateOver on the game's subreddit , the developers have posted the following statement. Though I for one am delighted Epic has " fixed an issue preventing the player from firing a guided missile while riding a guided missile". It could just be a harmless bit of a joke, poking fun at the stereotype of gamers also being compulsive masturbators, but it could also be backed up by real life data - we just don't know. Read More »

Tell the family "dinner's ready" with Alexa Announcements

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A new Alexa feature called Announcements lets you make one-way voice broadcasts to all the other Echo devices in your household. Just in case Amazon didn't dominate the entry-level smart home enough, it seems it also has its eyes set on making Alexa-controlled lamps your lighting of choice in the home. Read More »

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify before House committee on April 11

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Cambridge subsequently did work for the Donald Trump campaign, leading to speculation that Cambridge had used the Facebook data in a psychographic ad-targeting campaign. Several users were surprised to learn recently that Facebook had been collecting such data. Zuckerberg will appear before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on Wednesday, April 11 at 10 a.m., "regarding the company's use and protection of user data", according to an announcement from the Committee. Read More »

March Madness Recap: Michigan vs. Loyola-Chicago Betting Odds

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Loyola and MI play Saturday night in the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament. Loyola tied the game at 15 with 6:47 left to play in the first half and proceed to start a run that would take them to a 29-22 halftime lead. 1 seeds. Jaaron Simmons, Simpson's backup, made a 3 and Duncan Robinson hit another a few minutes later and the deficit was down to 45-42 with 10 minutes left. Read More »

Dropbox surges 44% in trading debut

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Still, the selloff played a role, people familiar with the deal said. The IPO was initially expected to price at $16 to $18, but that range was increased to $18 to $20 earlier this week due to strong investor demand for Dropbox shares. Read More »

Apple Said To Begin Trial Production Of 2018 iPhones Soon

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Ultimately, Apple will likely outsource production of its new screen technology to minimize the risk of hurting its bottom line with manufacturing snafus. However, the project was suspended in mid-February and seems to have been completely scrapped. Apple already started making its own chips , now it's attempting to make displays. Read More »

Mario placed on Google Maps, but why?

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Once you select the icon, you would be asked whether to use the Mario Time on the app or not, kindly select the Let's Go option when asked. Then Start Navigation (step-by-step driving directions) within Maps after which the traditional blue arrow showing your progress will be replaced by Mario driving his kart. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to get Oreo update this month

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Due to technical difficulties, Kuo expects Samsung to drop plans for putting an under-display fingerprint tech inside the Note 9. As of now, Samsung Turkey has revealed planned release dates of Android Oreo to Galaxy Note 8 and some other premium models previously launched. Read More »

Google Lens Now Available For All Android Devices

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Based on user reports at the Android Wear Help forum, Google has disabled the support for Android Pay for Android Wear smartwatches after the Android 8.0 Oreo update for users outside the United Kingdom and the United States. Or, if you photograph something with an address on it, Lens will identify the address and pull up Google Maps directions, saving you from having to type it in. Read More »

Samsung Squeezes 30TB Into a 2.5-Inch SSD

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Samsung has announced that it has started mass production of 30.72TB SSDs. It delivers almost twice the capacity and performance of the previous generation . More accurately, nine controllers from the previous SSD range integrated into a single package. This is notably the first time when an SSD has included a TSV-applied DRAM. Read More »

The petition to undo latest Snapchat update hits a million signatures

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The only analytics that Snapchat has had was showing daily Story view counts that content creators had to screenshot just before they disappeared every 24 hours. Snapchat said Snap users leaped by 9 million from the 178 million previously recorded, indicating too that swelling numbers contributed to total revenue of $285.7 million. Read More »