Seiko Epson Corp. also faces a probe in France into suspected planned obsolescence. A U.S. Senator is now looking into the issue of the company slowing down older iPhones, which sparked outrage among consumers. Sen. John Thune , R-South Dakota, on Tuesday sent Apple a letter with questions about a software update that helped prevent unexpected battery shutdowns in older iPhone models but reduced their speed, according to multiple media outlets that have read the yet-to-be-released letter.
The Switch version includes the original game, plus a new beginner-friendly mode that lets you play as surfing simian Funky Kong . Funky has a lot more abilities than his contemporaries, with double jumps and infinite rolls and swimming propulsion which'll definitely take the edge off some of the more hard moments of Tropical Freeze .
White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders issued a statement Wednesday night, saying the "administration urges the House ... to preserve the useful role FISA's Section 702 authority plays in protecting American lives". Demand Progress, a civil-liberties focused advocacy group, condemned the House for voting down the amendment. Having the leader of the free world engage in daily stream-of-consciousness tweets based on low-bar cable television news chatter might seem like a good idea ...
Alphabet has acquired Redux via an Ireland-based subsidiary of Google. On Wednesday night, a report revealed on Bloomberg quietly that Google acquisition of "Redux" could have major implications down the road. Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones both feature dual front-facing speakers, which has been welcomed by many critics and users. If Google doesn't put Redux's technology in a smartphone, it's certainly possible that the company could put it on one of its very own Smart ...
For those who are on their journey to collect every last moon, Nintendo is bringing a new mini-game to Mario Odyssey to freshen things up and give players a little competitive spirit. Snapshot Mode will add a bunch of new filters, including a neon filter and a coin filter. This update will come in February, although it seems like it's particularly light in single-player content.
Improved framerate and resolution in comparison to the original should augment the game as well, making this the first time we've seen a Dark Souls title on a Nintendo console. These people have been calling out for a remaster of the game, especially considering that the original version had a number of glaring technical faults.
Nintendo announced that both " Hyrule Warriors " and "Donkey Kong: Tropical Freeze" will be heading to the Nintendo Switch this year. Players can also play in assist mode, which allows players to tweak the games hard to a slower or faster pace including taking on features such as the inability to take damage.
Check out today's Nintendo Direct above for information on Dark Souls: Remastered , The World Ends With You: Final Remix , Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition and Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze , all for Nintendo Switch . For more, read our original The World Ends With You DS review , as well as our review of The World Ends With You: Solo Remix . Below, you can also see some new character art released by Square Enix and Nintendo.
Facebook announced that it is testing a new section of its app which will be dedicated to events and news stories from local publishers and organizations. The Facebook Journalism Project was launched a year ago today, shortly after the United States presidential election, and it has already accomplished quite a lot.
Although the concept sounds like the future of driving technology, cars will not be able to use voice assistants for an entirely autonomous driving experience. Alexa integration into Toyota and Lexus infotainment systems will allow driver and passengers to ask for directions, control entertainment, queue news , control the smart home, and access other Alexa skills available through Amazon's marketplace.
Last year, we announced that Guizhou on the Cloud Big Data (GCBD) would become the operator of iCloud in China. Apple has made the move to obey the Chinese government's policies, which is that Chinese citizens data must be stored within the country.
That trans has paddle shifters. Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it will make automatic emergency brakes standard on two key 2019 models, an effort by the No. Ford's also outfitted the updated SUV with a wireless charging pad and an available 12-speaker B&O Play premium audio system. Further performance tweaks have been made in the shape of ST-tuned suspension and the inclusion of a new sport mode, which sharpens the throttle response, gearbox and delivers greater engine braking.
However, all classic Game Boy titles should work on this console. This isn't one of Hyperkin's complete teardown and remodeling jobs. The case's authenticity extends down to a cartridge slot that supports classic games and those familiar volume and contrast knobs on the edge, along with a new third knob letting players adjust the color of the system's backlight.
Android fans can Buy One, Get $750 Off a Samsung Galaxy S8 +, Galaxy S8 Active , or Galaxy Note 8 . "Another 5 million people joined the uncarrier previous year, and we've got fantastic deals not just for them and our other loyal customers, but for anyone fed-up with the carrier nonsense and ready to join team magenta".
The game will be set in 190CE, and will focus on the heroes of the period as they fight to unite China under a single banner. Total War: Three Kingdoms has been announced, and it will be set during the Han Dynasty. Outside of a very swish teaser trailer, Creative Assembly is keeping very quiet about what to expect from the game. The studio has now finally revealed the next history-based strategy game in the series, and it takes players to China 2000 years ago.
Twitch and Blizzard will be creating "innovative rewards" for fans, although the press release only mentions that the league's "most steadfast viewers" will be rewarded with in-game items, with further details available as items appear. The deal was a huge boost for Twitch, said Mr Harding-Rolls. According to the report, the deal between Twitch and Blizzard only happened recently, at essentially the last minute.
In addition to being integrated with Windows 10 PCs from HP, Lenovo, Asus and Acer; Alexa also will power two Kohler toilets, a new bathroom mirror and other products from the new Kohler Konnect line, according to TechCrunch . Of course, people won't be talking about the condition of relations between Alexa and Cortana almost as much as they will be talking about voice-activated toilets.
The Apple "executive" notes that while is contract is technically up in August, he doesn't actually have a contract; he has a "deal". His stock presumably vests along the same timeline, and Dre's future plans are also unknown. The famous producer, however, wasn't pleased about the media's focus on this aspect: "Those articles annoyed me, because it had nothing to do with reality".
As for the battery, the device offers incredibly long battery life of up to 20 hours of local video playback. A 13-megapixel autofocus camera is on the back, while a 5-megapixel camera is on the front, above the 12.3-inch 1920 x 1280 touchscreen with its Gorilla Glass protection.
Vivo added that they'd announce availability of the first supported smartphone in early 2018. The fingerprint scanner tech nearly similar to the one Synaptics worked with Samsung previous year for S8 but it wasn't ready for production. Samsung wasn't able to pull it off either, and the first Galaxy device featuring a fingerprint sensor is expected to drop only in the second half of 2018.
The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $163.65. The company saw 5.1 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) was raised too. (NYSE: IBM)'s stock had its "overweight" rating reiterated by analysts at Morgan Stanley in a report issued on Friday.
As announced by the Pokemon Go company, players who are using iPhone 5/5c, iPad 2, iPad mini (first generation), iPad (third generation), iPad (fourth generation), and devices still running on iOS 8, will no longer be able to play Pokemon Go , and Niantic have discontinued support for the same.
The annual Consumer Electronics Show ( CES ) in Las Vegas is the ideal venue for technology companies, which now very much includes automakers, to show off interesting concepts and ideas that may seem far-fetched to some. " Toyota remains committed to making ever better cars". The partner companies will also partake in vehicle planning, application concepts, and vehicle verification activities.
Project Linda has you dock the Razer Phone inside the laptop's frame, where a touchpad typically would be located. Razer's Project Linda wants to change that, while offering a cheap laptop solution for those who purchased its Razer Phone, by letting you plug it right into the laptop shell.
Other advances include dual microphones with active noise cancellation and dual front-facing cameras meant to permit developer ingenuity. The new Vive Wireless Adaptor can be paired with either the Vive or Vive Pro for greater untethered immersion.