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Nintendo reportedly upping Nintendo Switch production next year

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The Wall Street Journal has learned that Nintendo plans on increasing production of the Nintendo Switch in its next fiscal year. In other words, the Switch could beat the Wii U in under a year with a big holiday marketing push, and in all likelihood it'll eclipse it early in 2018. Read More »

Honda Sports Vision Gran Turismo - digital baby NSX

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The winning team was from Los Angeles, and teamed up with Japanese and USA designers for the finished project. Honda's long-awaited "Baby NSX " is finally here. Honda says it's in-line with the brand's corporate culture - it simply " looks fun", and who can argue with that? While it may just be a concept, Honda actually took the time to perform aerodynamics simulations with a full-size model and wind tunnel testing, as it would be for a real life vehicle. Read More »

Eavesdropping Apps: Coding Error May Allow Hackers To Intercept Texts

The oldest iOS affected app is from 2009 with one or more compromised accounts affected since 2011. Affected Android apps already may have been downloaded up to 180 million times, the firm said, based on its recent research. One of the most worrisome facts about this vulnerability is that Eavesdropper doesn't rely on a jailbreak or root of the device. "Unfortunately, too often security is seen as a cost center, and privacy is seen as the revenue generator for the company that develops the ... Read More »

How to Supercharge iPhone X Videos With Apple Clips 2.0

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Apple has updated Clips , its free iOS app for taking and sharing Snapchat-like selfies, and the new version lets you put yourself in different 360-degree scenes - including two from Lucasfilm's upcoming " Star Wars: The Last Jedi ". Finally share your selfie on Facebook, Instagram , Vimeo or YouTube or directly with your friends. Another new feature in Clips 2.0 is a "style-transfer" option that turns photos or videos into artistic renderings, to make them look like an oil painting, a ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy A5 with Infinity Display coming

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The display on the handset is rumored to have a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The processor on the handset seems to be a quad-core Exynos chipset with a clock speed of 1.5GHz. The post doesn't claim this will be the Samsung Galaxy S9 Mini, but considering Samsung hasn't yet included curved displays on its other lines of products it makes sense this will be an addition to the flagship S line up. Read More »

Disney CEO announces plans to launch ESPN streaming service

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Of Disney's four operating segments, only parks and resorts posted rising revenue and operating income. Pricing hasn't been announced, and while Iger said that the Disney streaming service will be priced less than a Netflix subscription, he didn't say anything specifically about the pricing strategy for ESPN Plus. Read More »

Qualcomm, T-Mobile showcase power of gigabit class LTE

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There's no guarantee that you're going to get these Gigabit Class LTE speeds, but these devices do have the components give you the opportunity to access them, so long as you're in one of the 430 markets with 4×4 MIMO, 256 QAM, and carrier aggregation. Read More »

Huawei Mate 9 drops to $399.99 unlocked

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The news was first reported earlier this year by The Information which said that Huawei was in talks with AT&T to sell one of its flagship phones in Q1 2018. However, the firmware does confirm that the Mate 10 Pro will indeed be available in the country at some point in the near future. But until any of that happens, the Mate 9 is still the only Huawei-branded high-end phablet you can officially buy in the US. Read More »

Flipkart to Launch its Own Smartphone

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Well, it packs a dual camera as well. The company says that the Billion + has been developed keeping in mind consumer needs of Indian customers, and is "Made in India". On the design front, Flipkart says the Billion Capture + has a premium metal body crafted. Flipkart claims the device gives "hours of battery with minutes of charging". Read More »

Panasonic Eluga I5 listed on Flipkart: Price, specs and more

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The Eluga series bespeaks reliability and the latest Eluga I5 is another flawless blend of innovation and elegance. The Eluga I5 is available exclusively on Flipkart for Rs 6,499 as part of the limited-period introductory offer. In the imaging department, the newly announced Eluga I5 comes with a single camera with a 13-megapixel sensor. The fingerprint sensor is placed at the back panel of this device. Read More »

Oppo F5 launched in India with 6GB RAM, 20MP selfie camera

The phone sports a 20MP selfie camera with a number of great attractions like AI-powered beautification feature. It has a 6-inch full-HD+ (1080x2160 pixels) LTPS "Full Screen" display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5. The phone comes in two variants, one comes with 32GB internal storage and 4GB of RAM, while the other has a 6GB of RAM and 64GB internal storage . Read More »

Sean Parker says Facebook 'exploits' human psychology

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Parker, 38, spoke Wednesday at an Axios event at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, and while he was officially there to talk about efforts to advance cancer innovation, he apparently went off-script as he began to speak about his status as "something of a conscientious objector" to social media . Read More »

Sector Volume Actives: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Meanwhile, the average 12-month price target from Wall Street analysts is now $14.16, this means that the stock is underpriced by 15.749%. The company maintains price to book ratio of 22.36 vs.an industry average at 2.98. (NasdaqCM: AMD ) has a Shareholder Yield of -0.057854 and a Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of -0.00133. Following the sale, the insider now owns 34,934 shares of the company's stock, valued at $448,901.90. Read More »

Apple developing AR headset, could launch it in 2020, report says

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Word on the street is that the AR headset will be all inclusive, with its own screen, and an Apple-designed chip. Apple is preparing to release its AR glasses in 2020, according to the latest report from Bloomberg . Apple's engineer's team is using HTC Vice headsets for testing. They're also working on a device similar to an Oculus Gear VR headset that uses an iPhone's screen, cameras and chipsets. Read More »

Roku shares soar after strong earnings report

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At this time a year ago, this business was 26% of Roku's total revenue. Roku , the independent streaming-TV company that recently staged a successful IPO , is seeing a huge rise in its stock price in mid-day trading, a day after the company's first quarterly financial report crushed Wall Street revenue estimates. Read More »

Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)

LLC now owns 3,079 shares of the company's stock worth $133,000 after buying an additional 269 shares during the period. T-Mobile Us ( NYSE:PCS ) opened at $11.84 on Thursday. T-Mobile US (NASDAQ:TMUS) last released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. The company had revenue of $10.02 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $10.01 billion. Read More »

Monthly Gainer - Intel Corporation (INTC) returned 17.36% up

Stockholders of record on Tuesday, November 7th will be paid a $0.2725 dividend. It has underperformed by 27.30% the S&P500. About 8.35M shares traded. Warren Averett Asset Mngmt Limited Co holds 0.19% or 22,656 shares. Segall Bryant Hamill has 0.13% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). Capital World Investors now owns 197,750,361 shares of the chip maker's stock valued at $6,672,097,000 after purchasing an additional 10,257,260 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

HSBC Holdings plc Downgrades Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) to Reduce

The Ipswich Investment Management Co holds 114,299 shares with $9.23 million value, down from 120,856 last quarter. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in 2017 Q2. Wells Fargo & Company set a $84.00 price objective on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2s To Have Striking Resemblance With iPhone X

A photo of a Mi MIX 2 with a notch on the top bezel is doing rounds of the Internet. Considering the company already has a flagship, this would be more of a mid-tier premium smartphone with slightly underpowered specifications compared to the original MI MIX 2s. Read More »

The Lotus Exige Cup 430 Adds Even More Power to Extreme Lightness

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The new hardcore sports vehicle from the British sports auto manufacturer features an all-new high-performance engine installation, mated to a new supercharger and chargecooler, designed specifically for the unique demands of the Cup 430, and developed from the equally as mad race-derived Evora GT430 . Read More »

The iPhone X has the best smartphone display ever, says DisplayMate

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It is pretty much known now that the iPhone 8 series by Apple isn't going to sell as well as its previous iterations. Canalys said this is key to Apple's strategy of maintaining market share and offering several price points for consumers, ranging from the affordable iPhone SE and iPhone 6s up to the top-tier iPhone X . Read More »

Netflix Android Beta Program Free Download Once Again

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But more than just a transfer protocol between Android devices, it could potentially work for sending files from an Android device to a Chromebook and vice versa, especially now that Chromebooks run Android apps. The feature uses Bluetooth connectivity of your device to enable wireless transfer - without requiring an active data connection. The UI shows a radar-like interface to initiate transfers between two devices - with the caveat that both devices needs Files Go to be installed. Read More »

Logitech ending popular device due to lapsing encryption certificate

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A member of Logitech's support team said on its user forum that the reason for the shutdown was that a "technology certificate license" will expire next March. The Link and your phone (or tablet ) communicated over Wi-Fi, with the Link sending the corresponding IR signals to your devices to change channels, inputs, volume, or any number of other commands. Read More »

Facebook is encouraging users to send in their nude photos

The trial , which could be extended to other countries, is seen as a way of of allowing users greater control over their intimate photos - offering a a pre-emptive protection against future misuse of the pictures by disgruntled ex-lovers. Facebook's customer support team will then review a blurred version of the image to ensure that it is explicit, and then "hash" it before it is deleted. Read More »