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Author: 0 Switch sales almost double Nintendo profit outlook

At launch, Nintendo managed to sell 2.74 million units in the first four weeks. That's a lot of games in just under eight months! Rocket League is making its way to the Nintendo Switch , finally, later this month, just announced today.

Industry WhatsApp might've revealed its next major new feature
Author: 0 WhatsApp might've revealed its next major new feature

The feature would allow WhatsApp users to add multiple people to a single VOIP phone call. WhatsApp now allows users to make voice and video calls to their individual contacts, but the options only appear inside one-on-one conversations. This bit of information comes from Teknepolis - a technology website. Just a few months ago, The Facebook-owned app introduced the colourful status feature, (much like Instagram and Snapchat stories).

Industry Pune pitch curator to be suspended for giving out information
Author: 0 Pune pitch curator to be suspended for giving out information

Apart from agreeing to prepare the pitch as per the specifications of the bookies, Salgaonkar has also been accused of allowing the reporters disguised as bookies on the pitch and letting them tamper with it. "I guess it will garner 337 (runs)", Salgaoncar disclosed. He also reported that the 340 will be chaseable. "The BCCI observer is also sitting around", he confessed.

Industry Best iPhone X deals
Author: 0 Best iPhone X deals

The wait of Apple fans is nearly over. The iPhone X is nearly here, but a new report claims Apple is struggling to make enough copies. Although the iPhone 8 is already out and looking familiar, the real revelation here is the bezel-less iPhone X.

Industry Amazon announces Alexa powered security camera along with a new delivery service
Author: 0 Amazon announces Alexa powered security camera along with a new delivery service

But Amazon Key adds an unpredictable element back into the tech-efficient equation, one that typically companies like Amazon are trying to do away with: humans. Amazon says that to start, it'll only work in 37 cities and that it comes at no extra cost to you (even home setup is free by a professional). "The Chicago Tribunes's Robert Channick points out that the service is "[arriving] just in time for the holiday season, when porch piracy is at its peak.

Industry Egypt: 14 policemen killed in shootout
Author: 0 Egypt: 14 policemen killed in shootout

The sources said the suspected militants also used explosive devices in the attack. A fake claim in the name of the small extremist group Hasm, reported by multiple local media, spread on social media soon after the attack. The Muslim Brotherhood denies this. Egypt has been battling an insurgency since 2013 when the military deposed Mohamed Morsi , Egypt's first freely elected president, in a coup.

Industry Nintendo Switch's latest firmware update brings new features
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch's latest firmware update brings new features

You're now free to pop that suck into the dock and have the Switch deliver all the sound to your headset. System version 4.0.0, as it is called, should be waiting for you to install on your console. 30 seconds of your previous gameplay will be stored in your album. Nintendo has rolled out a new version of its system software for the Nintendo Switch , which adds some significant new features.

Industry Crazy Justice: cross-play PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One
Author: 0 Crazy Justice: cross-play PC, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One

Other companies are releasing mature games on the Switch too. Doom and Wolfenstein II are already scheduled to arrive on the console, but Nintendo reportedly wants the console to have some adult-oriented games. However, it's all about striking a ideal balance with the content offered, and Nintendo seems to be doing the same as it rolls out Super Mario Odyssey this holiday season.

Industry Oculus Unveils Its Budget Virtual Reality Headset
Author: 0 Oculus Unveils Its Budget Virtual Reality Headset

But, as CEO Mark Zuckerberg said, this device will be the "most accessible VR experience ever" tagged with a $199 price. The Go was described by Zuckerberg as sitting in the "sweet spot" between PC VR and mobile VR and will likely spawn some interesting mid-range content both in the gaming market as well as other VR experiences.

Industry Amazon launches All-New Kindle Oasis for $249.99
Author: 0 Amazon launches All-New Kindle Oasis for $249.99

Rival ereader companies like Kobo have had waterproof devices on the market for quite a few years already. Amazon says the size bump allows 30 percent more words on a single page. In addition to the physical changes, the Oasis also supports Audible playback. Because it doesn't have a speaker or a headphone jack, though, you have to use Audible through Bluetooth headphones or speakers, which seems a bit kludgy.

Industry TransCanada Cancels Energy East Oilsands Pipeline
Author: 0 TransCanada Cancels Energy East Oilsands Pipeline

Calgary-based TransCanada (TSX:TRP) had announced last month that it was suspending its efforts to get regulatory approvals for the mega projects. "Whether they like it or not, governments and industry can't ignore us anymore". It would've carried 1.1 million barrels of oil per day from Alberta and Saskatchewan to eastern Canadian refineries if built. The Canadian Energy Pipeline Association (CEPA) October 8, 2015: Environmental group Environmental Defence says the National Energy Board ...

Industry Research into Cryo-Electron Microscopy Lands Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Author: 0 Research into Cryo-Electron Microscopy Lands Nobel Prize in Chemistry

By calling on thermodynamics, biology, computer science, the collective work of Henderson, Frank, Dubochet and others turned cryo-electron microscopy into a pillar of modern biochemistry. In 1990, after more than 15 years of effort, he became the first to use it to produce a picture of a protein, bacteriorhodopsin, that was as detailed as those X-ray crystallography can provide.

Industry Google Pixel 2 Release Date, Price, Specs And Features
Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 Release Date, Price, Specs And Features

These images confirm the higher screen-to-body ratio as compared to Pixel XL launched a year ago. The Pixel XL is said to be made by LG, per FCC documents and earlier reports , and this does look similar in design to both the LG G6 and the more recent V30.

Industry Pres. Trump: US 'will not rest' until Puerto Ricans are Safe
Author: 0 Pres. Trump: US 'will not rest' until Puerto Ricans are Safe

The company has employees on the ground to install them and is working with local organizations to identify locations. Directly responding to Trump's insulting tweets delivered from his New Jersey golf resort , Cruz dismissed the president out of hand, saying he was wrong about her and the people of Puerto Rico .

Industry Sony reveals updated PlayStation VR headset
Author: 0 Sony reveals updated PlayStation VR headset

It also features an updated Processor Unit to allow users to enjoy HDR-compatible content on a smart TV "without having to disconnect the Processor Unit from the PS4 system or the TV". How can I distinguish between the old PS VR headset and the new one when I'm purchasing? While there's no launch date for that model in the US, it may be worth holding off until it launches, especially because Sony is promising that prices won't change.

Industry Nintendo Games On YouTube
Author: 0 Nintendo Games On YouTube

This means that you can not broadcast content on YouTube Live from the account you have registered to the Nintendo Creators Program . While streaming can be a beneficial way for developers to generate interest in their games, not all game makers are keen on seeing streamers or YouTubers make bank on the backs of their releases.

Industry Deloitte hit by cyber attack, emails possibly compromised
Author: 0 Deloitte hit by cyber attack, emails possibly compromised

According to this source, the company sent out a "mandatory password reset" email on October 13, 2016 to all Deloitte employees in the United States. The news is a major black eye for one of the world's " big four " accountancy and consulting firms-especially since a major part of Deloitte's business is selling cyber security.

Industry Apple iPhone 8 has arrived, here's everything you need to know
Author: 0 Apple iPhone 8 has arrived, here's everything you need to know

The iPhone 8 isn't the exciting new Apple product this fall - that honor is reserved for the forthcoming iPhone X - but it is the new, mainstream iPhone that millions of people will be buying this year and next. M1 has yet to reveal its iPhone X pricing. Still, the iPhone X's higher price (it starts at $999 in the U.S. and £949 in the United Kingdom, with even higher prices across Europe and other parts of the world ) could help Apple's relatively stagnant growth, particularly in the ...

Industry Ilkay Gundogan to make training return in days after suffering knee sprain
Author: 0 Ilkay Gundogan to make training return in days after suffering knee sprain

Gundogan, who missed virtually all of the 2013/14 campaign for Borussia Dortmund because of injury and has never managed more than 28 league games in a single season in his career to date , finally returned to the pitch last weekend. In that moment it is so tough but fortunately it is not serious. He will be back soon hopefully. On the hour-mark, Sterling tested Foster again from the edge of the area only to see his shot stopped by the goalkeeper's feet.

Author: 0 Apple admits issues with Apple Watch connectivity, stock falls

But the LTE support is more or less what Apple is using to sell the $400 wearable in the first place, as it ostensibly gives users the ability to make calls, stream music , and generally use the device in a more self-reliant manner. While I think that is a bit high, AT&T points out that it already does this when you add LTE to your iPad , which is also tied to your main phone number, so they treat the Apple Watch Series 3 the same way.