• Forget VR and AR, Nintendo Labo puts the future in your hands

    Forget VR and AR, Nintendo Labo puts the future in your hands

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    After her sense of awe passed, the first thing my daughter wondered about Nintendo Labo was whether the completed kits would last long in the hands of rambunctious kids. Think of the kits, known as Nintendo Labo , as the company's take on augmented reality . Can Labo really be more than just a gimmick? Save a trip to the lake and catch a big one using a makeshift fishing rod .
  • DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

    DACA Troubles Could Put Spending Bill In Peril

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    House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wis., told reporters Wednesday that a short-term spending measure will give negotiators more time to craft a bill that satisfies both sides and President Trump . "The president certainly doesn't want a shutdown ". "I think that when we get back into town, people will realize there's only deal in town, there's only one bipartisan bill and we need 60 votes and that bill will be presented with even more Republicans and Democrats than we have right now", the ...
  • Instagram testing new feature to show when you were last active

    Instagram testing new feature to show when you were last active

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    As part of a new update rolled out this week, the app will now show people who you follow or have previously messaged when you were last online from the direct messages tab. Did your crush just read your DM (you'll know because it says "seen" underneath the message) and not respond? Then scroll down and toggle off on the "Show Activity Status".
  • Watch the Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Launch Trailer

    Watch the Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Launch Trailer

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    But should you bother with Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition? " Arcade Edition " is out now, and fans, as well as gaming news outlets, are wasting no time in breaking down the latest update from Capcom. Special Challenges - Not to be confused with the current weekly missions which are still present and yield Fight Money, Special Challenges are scattered throughout the year and will offer unique titles for players upon completion.
  • Robot Cache wants to compete with Steam - using blockchains

    Robot Cache wants to compete with Steam - using blockchains

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    Robot Cache is a new decentralised platform founded by InXile's Brian Fargo , which claims to have lower fees for publisher and developers as well as letting consumers sell their digital PC games. Developers will also be able to control the parameters of resales , receive payment in minutes, maintain secure ownership rights, and have access to a full suite of sales and marketing tools.
  • Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

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    M&T Bankshares Corporation owns 0.02% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . The Relative Volume of the company is 1.21 and Average Volume (3 months) is 5.85 million. The mean target price as estimated by the analysts for the company has been recorded at $71.76. AHRENDTS ANGELA J also sold $9.78 million worth of Apple Inc.
  • Huawei Set to Integrate Android Messages App Across Device Portfolio

    Huawei Set to Integrate Android Messages App Across Device Portfolio

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    It's been quiet on this front for a while now, but Google has just announced a major partner in the form of Huawei. The move from the Short Message Service (SMS) to Rich Communication Services (RCS ) has been slow, but a step towards a broader adoption, at least in Android circles has been announced by Google and Huawei today with the Chinese vendor announcing they'll adopt Google's Jibe powered RCS messaging.
  • December 2017 US NPD Group Results

    December 2017 US NPD Group Results

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    Holiday shoppers purchased 1.5 million Nintendo Switch systems during the five-week reporting period of December, which is a critical month for the video game industry. Combined, all the versions of the Nintendo 3DS sold more than 750,000, a 27% increase over last year's December. It seems like there may still be some room for the Nintendo 3DS after all.
  • UK Families Can Try Out Nintendo Labo Next Month

    UK Families Can Try Out Nintendo Labo Next Month

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    Each construct works using a different feature of the Switch: the vehicle uses the vibrations of the Joy-Cons to make it move, while the piano uses the infrared cameras on the Joy-Cons to detect reflective tape on the keys and subsequently play the right notes.
  • Terror funding case: NIA to file chargesheet today

    Terror funding case: NIA to file chargesheet today

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    Act, the prosecuting agency has to file a charge sheet within 6 months, failing which the accused is/are eligible for bail. According to National Investigation Agency (NIA ) sources, the agency will file the chargesheet against the arrested Kashmiri leaders and a businessman under various sections of money laundering and waging war against country as their judicial custody ends on January 18.
  • Clock Ticking Down Toward Government Shutdown

    Clock Ticking Down Toward Government Shutdown

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    Funding is set to run out on January 19 at midnight if lawmakers don't come to an agreement . As we have seen before, nobody benefits from a government shutdown . The president also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the US, according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly.
  • Instagram testing 'Type' feature within Stories, here's how it works

    Instagram testing 'Type' feature within Stories, here's how it works

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    If you have ever used Facebook or WhatsApp stories, you must have noticed an option to put up plain text-based stories, against colorful backgrounds. After typing a text, you can customize the story, choosing a font and a nice background color. Going by WABetaInfo that has come up with an extensive report on the Type feature, another feature is also under testing.
  • Apple pledges more investments in US

    Apple pledges more investments in US

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    That "deferral" provision led companies to stockpile an estimated $3.1 trillion offshore. The downtown facility will reportedly be used for shipping and receiving, supporting Apple's large data center just east of Reno-Sparks. He says the company has always felt a big sense of responsibility to give back to the country and the people who have made its success possible. The new build, like Apple's existing facilities, will be powered 100% by renewable energy.