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The shocking thing about Nintendo Switch sales: Nintendo could have done better

A reported 7.23 million of those units were sold in the last quarter alone. With third-party game developers not expected to release blockbuster titles for the ...


Over 700000 rouge apps removed from Google Play Store in 2017

The apps removed were from 100,000 developers and as a result those developers, some of whom were repeat offenders, were summarily booted from the Google Play ...


U.S. soldiers using Fitbit accidentally map sensitive military sites

The app can be used on smartphones and jogging devices like Fitbit . News.com.au has reached out to the Department of Defence with questions about protocols ...


NK likely to hold 'intimidating' military parade on February 8: Seoul minister

After going through South Korean checkpoints at the border, the team travelled to a national training centre in Jincheon, 90 km (56 miles) south of Seoul . Amo...


Korea talks can't distract from denuclearization: Mattis

The administration of U.S. President Donald Trump has said all options are on the table when it comes to North Korea's pursuit of a nuclear-tipped missile cap...


Apple's Next iOS To Add Battery Monitoring, Business Chat, AR Tools

Business Chat is apparently Apple's way of catching up with a new social media practice that's been on the rise in which companies use Facebook Messenger to ...


Apple is reportedly overhauling iBooks in a bid to go after Amazon

The iBooks app remains one of the few Apple programs that hasn't received a significant update in years. These will include a simpler interface, a look that r...


Snap falls after report Twitter is the latest competitor to copy Snapchat

The company is now making it easier for users to share and watch Snapchat videos outside the multimedia app. "Twitter declined to comment". The report claim...


Elton John announces retirement with marathon three-year farewell tour

John said he was exhausted of traveling and wanted to spend more time with his sons, 5-year-old Elijah and 7-year-old Zachary, as well as his husband, David ...


Mourinho To Play Sanchez Vs Yeovil, Expects Mkhitaryan To Succeed At Arsenal

The Chilean has been the talk of the January transfer window, finally making the move to Manchester United on Monday despite long standing beliefs he would ac...


SnapChat partners with its biggest rival Facebook

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel explained what's coming in a video made late past year; expect to see some fairly big changes pretty soon. Snapchat is brilliant for ...


Nintendo Labo makes the Switch cardboard compatible

The kits are made up of modular cardboard components that can be built into various real-world items "specially created to interact with the Nintendo Switch ...


Apple slashes price of slow iPhone battery swap earlier than expected

The lower prices are only available until the end of 2018. "Initial supplies of some replacement batteries may be limited", Apple spokesperson Trudy Muller ...


Facebook Users Will Be Able To Rank News Source Trustworthiness

This data will help to inform ranking in News Feed. The company asserts that its own executives will not pick and choose favorites. By the start of next wee...


New Updated Xbox Elite Controller Photos Leaked

The Verge's report also includes word of a case which will charge the controller while on the go. It looks like Microsoft is planning to release an update ...


New Apple 'text bomb' bug causes iPhones to crash

One of his testers (@ aaronp613 ) confirmed the bug worked, saying: "The device will freeze for a few minutes". The bug affecting Apple products has been ch...


Take a look at Overwatch's new Pharah legendary skin coming next week

This isn't just any map and collection of skins though - this time it's all about the studio that makes Overwatch what it is: Blizzard. More information on ...


Google says "no changes" to mapping platform in China

However, if users attempt to access navigation features through Google Maps , they are instead redirected to an app from AutoNavi, which is owned by Chinese me...


Saints' coach mocked Vikings' fans with SKOL Clap

Talk about sweet, sweet revenge for the Vikings and their fan base after the 2009 NFC title game loss to Payton's Saints and the Bountygate fiasco. Payton was...


Toyota to debut Apple CarPlay integration with 2019 Avalon

If you have an iPhone, this is welcome news. "After Avalon , any (model year 2019) vehicle that adopts the Entune 3 .0 platform will receive Apple CarPlay ...