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November 1, 2017 3:09 PM Sony Launches New AIBO Robot Dog as It Revives Pet AI Project

The announcement comes a day after Sony confirmed its renaissance by forecasting its highest-ever profit this financial year, sending its shares surging to a nine-year high. AIBO is billed as a pet that behaves like a real dog using artificial intelligence (AI) to learn and interact with its owner and surroundings. The upgrade sees AIBO equipped with new sensing 230

November 1, 2017 2:04 PM Nintendo’s New World, From The Switch To Phone Games To Theme Parks

Nintendo U.S. president Reggie Fils-Aimé on why the Switch is a hit—and how all the moving parts of the company’s business fit together. As president and COO of Nintendo of America since 2006, Reggie Fils-Aimé has seen a lot of history—from the era-defining success of the Wii console to the Wii U’s underwhelming reception to the arrival of the company’s 195

November 1, 2017 10:31 AM Two Reasons Nintendo Switch Is Such A Grand Success

More than six months after its launch, Nintendo’s hybrid console is still flying off the shelves. The Japanese company said in its latest six-month (Apr-Sept) earnings report that it sold roughly 2.9 million Switch units during the July-Sept quarter. It means Nintendo has shipped more than 7.6 million Switch consoles since its launch in March. The massive 209

November 1, 2017 6:13 AM Sony revives pet AI project with updated AIBO robot dog

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Sony Corp said on Wednesday it has brought back AIBO more than a decade since it last made the robotic dog, as the electronics and entertainment firm seeks to rebuild its reputation for innovation after years of restructuring. The announcement comes a day after Sony confirmed its renaissance by forecasting its highest-ever profit 204

October 31, 2017 8:24 PM Why the iPhone 8 makes the iPhone X a tougher sell

For months, analysts studying Apple and its supply chain have been saying "good luck finding the iPhone X" when it launches in November. Yet, despite demand for the phone being "off the charts" according to Apple CEO Tim Cook, you can still order an iPhone X right now and get it before the end of 2017. As of October 31 — four days after pre-orders kicked 187

October 31, 2017 2:07 PM SNES Classic hits 2 million sales, production will continue

New figures from Nintendo show that the much sought-after SNES Classic sold two million units worldwide thus far. Nintendo plans to continue shipping the system "moving forward." In a statement made by Nintendo President, Tatsumi Kimishima said that Nintendo were hoping the SNES Classic would get gamers of yesterday back into the hobby, leading to them looking 157

October 31, 2017 1:43 PM Apple reportedly building iPhones, iPads without Qualcomm chips

Qualcomm has reportedly withheld software needed for testing its chips in Apple devices. The latest news in the Apple-Qualcomm saga suggests that Apple may be trying to leave the chipmaker behind as soon as next year. A report by The Wall Street Journal states that Apple is designing iPhones and iPads that do not use Qualcomm components. Instead, the tech giant 166

October 31, 2017 2:31 AM Customers face six-week wait for in-demand iPhone X

The iPhone X, pronounced 'iPhone ten', is in high demand for its larger edge-to-edge 5.8-inch screen and its facial recognition technology, despite its €1,179 price. It is estimated to be holding back sales of Apple's other new handset, the iPhone 8, with many consumers holding out for Apple's top device. The phone is available to buy upfront on Apple's 164

October 30, 2017 9:22 PM Why Apple Made a Bad Bet on Face ID

Steve Jobs was partly correct when he said, “A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.” By the time Ford F sold its first car in 1903, there were no paved roads or gas stations, so consumers wanted faster horses, not cars. Until Starbucks SBUX showed there was such a thing as premium coffee, all deli store coffee were considered 252

October 30, 2017 3:46 AM Nokia's cheapest Android phone might launch tomorrow; features, specifications leaked

Since Nokia's re-launch under HMD Global, the Finnish company has made substantial leaps in the Indian market within a short period. The company has managed to achieve the eighth spot in the feature phone market from the July to September period this year. The new launch might push Nokia sales in the smartphone segment as well. HMD Global is planning 136