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March 11, 2017 4:22 PM Nintendo Switch's Big Challenge: Luring Casual Gamers

After he heard about the Nintendo Switch, a hybrid game machine that works as both a console at home and a tablet on the go, Hussey ordered one in January even though it wouldn't arrive until Friday, when Nintendo's latest game machine debuts. Nintendo will need lots of traditional gamers like Hussey to redeem itself as a console maker, after being eclipsed 30

March 11, 2017 8:22 AM Flagship features come with a bargain price

Most top-end devices will see over £600 quickly being removed from your bank balance and, at that price, they are well out of reach of some consumers. Smartphone manufacturers are well aware of this high price problem and in recent years there’s been an explosion in mid-range and much cheaper devices flooding the market. Samsung is one of many companies 28

March 10, 2017 10:50 AM Windows 10 Mobile Build 15051 comes to Insiders in the Slow Ring

Microsoft released Windows 10 Mobile Build 15051 to Windows Insiders in the Fast Ring earlier this week. The company is today rolling out the build to Insiders in the Slow Ring for Mobile devices. If you are a Windows Insider in the Slow Ring, you will now be able to install the build on your Windows 10 Mobile device right now. To put it simply, there 9

March 9, 2017 5:34 PM Podcast: IBM Researchers Store Data on a Single Atom

http://www.nature.com/multimedia/podcast/nature/v543/n7644/nature-2017-03-09.mp3 Note: The IBM atomic storage story starts at the 8:05 minute mark. There is also a story on IBM Quantum Computing at the 26:07 minute mark. World’s Smallest Magnet: One Atom. A view from IBM Research’s Nobel prize-winning microscope of a single atom of Holmium, an rare earth 24

March 9, 2017 1:43 PM Single atom memory: The world's smallest storage medium

Storing one bit in one atom is possible: The extraordinary end of Moore's law One bit of digital information can now be successfully stored in an individual atom, according to a study just published in Nature. Current commercially-available magnetic memory devices require approximately one million atoms to do the same. Andreas Heinrich, newly appointed 29

March 9, 2017 12:50 PM Microsoft is adding 'adverts' for OneDrive in Windows 10's File Explorer

Nothing is sacred. But don't call them adverts. MICROSOFT SEEMS to be showing no signs of slowing in its mission to cover as much real estate in Windows 10 as possible with adverts. This time, they've gone for the sacred cow - the File Explorer itself, with pop-up reminders that OneDrive is dead, dead good. Not content with reminding you how much better 18

March 9, 2017 11:05 AM PlayStation Network news: Sony rolls out PlayStation 4.5 System Update

Update brings external hard drive support, Remote Play voice chat, customisation and more PlayStation Network (PSN) is the online gaming service for Sony’s gaming devices. It is available for PlayStation 4 (PS4), PlayStation 3 (PS3) and PlayStation Vita (PS Vita), as well as selected mobiles and smart TVs. The service allows users to play games online 59

March 9, 2017 10:41 AM BlackBerry Aurora: everything you need to know

BlackBerry has just launched a new phone, called the Aurora, packing a low to mid-range price, a big screen and a curious mix of lower and upper end specs. If you want to buy it, well, you can’t outside Indonesia, or not right now anyway. But it’s always possible we’ll see something similar get a wider launch. In the meantime, here’s everything you need to know about 47

March 9, 2017 10:02 AM IBM somehow crammed data into a single atom

The research breakthrough isn't yet practical, but it's the direction the industry is headed. Imagine storing 26 million songs in your smartwatch. In the never-ending quest to improve computing technology, IBM has just taken a big step smaller: It's found a way to store data on a single atom. A hard drive today takes about 100,000 atoms to store a single 18

March 9, 2017 8:50 AM Global average internet connection speeds up 26%: Report

PUNE: Global average connection speed increased by 26% year on year, according to the State of the Internet report put out by Akamai Technologies,a content delivery network (CDN) servicess firm. The report, Fourth Quarter, 2016 State of the Internet Report, is based on data gathered from the Akamai Intelligence Platform and provides insights into key global 32