Shigeru Miyamoto: Apple and Nintendo See Eye to Eye on Simplicity

Shigeru Miyamoto: Apple and Nintendo See Eye to Eye on Simplicity Ahead of the launch of Super Mario Run on iOS later this week, Nintendo video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto sat down with video game site Glixel to share some thoughts on what it was like working with Apple. According to Miyamoto, amid discussions about […]

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Surprise! Netflix's Trippy New Metaphysical Drama Starts This Friday

Surprise! Netflix's Trippy New Metaphysical Drama Starts This Friday Sometimes, really cool-looking TV shows appear our of nowhere. The freshly revealed Netflix drama The OA is one of those and it looks eerie and good. Read more… Source: Gizmodo Link: Surprise! Netflix's Trippy New Metaphysical Drama Starts This Friday

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Hugh Jackman Took a Paycut to Make Sure Logan Could Be Rated R

Hugh Jackman Took a Paycut to Make Sure Logan Could Be Rated R In Hollywood, the prevailing thought is an R-rating holds a film back. The feeling is, by limiting the audience to people over 17, studios aren’t allowing films to live up to their full financial potential. Forget the fact forcing a rating hinders […]

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Lemmings and Pac-Man Shown Off on MacBook Pro's Touch Bar

Lemmings and Pac-Man Shown Off on MacBook Pro's Touch Bar Since the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar was released, developers have been finding increasingly clever, if impractical, things to do with the tiny LCD screen built into the MacBook Pro’s keyboard. It’s been turned into a piano and used to run Doom, and now two […]

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The 10 Best (and Five Worst) TV Shows of 2016

The 10 Best (and Five Worst) TV Shows of 2016 Unlike pretty much everything else, science fiction and fantasy had a great 2016. There were so many great shows that we had a lot of contenders for our best list, and only a few for our worst, so we ended up with twice as many […]

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Instagram Expands Live Video to All U.S. Users

Instagram Expands Live Video to All U.S. Users Instagram today announced that Live Video in Instagram Stories is rolling out to all of its users in the United States starting this morning. Introduced in November, Live Video is an Instagram Stories option that allows Instagram users to broadcast live video for up to an hour. […]

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Go Download Your New iOS Emoji Right Now

Go Download Your New iOS Emoji Right Now Image: Apple/Emojipedia/Gizmodo Composite Apple on Monday released iOS 10.2 for the iPhone and iPad. There are a number of new features, including the new TV app, but the real reason you want to download iOS 10.2 is for the hundreds of new and redesigned emoji. Read more… […]

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The Earliest Digital Cameras Used Floppy Disks

The Earliest Digital Cameras Used Floppy Disks It’s 1997 and digital cameras were just coming on the market. Native support didn’t exist on Mac or PC, USB ports weren’t standard, and the miniSD card wouldn’t exist for another 6 years. The best storage option for the time was the humble floppy disk. Read more… Source: […]

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Apple Has Discussed Investing Up to $1 Billion in SoftBank's Global Technology Fund

Apple Has Discussed Investing Up to Billion in SoftBank's Global Technology Fund Apple has held talks with SoftBank about investing up to $1 billion in the Japanese telecommunication giant’s global technology fund, according to The Wall Street Journal. A deal has not been finalized, while the current status of the talks could not be determined, […]

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Pokémon Go for iOS Gains New Pokémon, Including Special Edition Holiday Pikachu

Pokémon Go for iOS Gains New Pokémon, Including Special Edition Holiday Pikachu Popular augmented reality app Pokémon Go was today updated to add brand new Pokémon, introducing Togepi, Pichu, and other select Pokémon that were originally found in Pokémon Gold and Pokémon Silver. The new Pokémon can only be found in eggs, which can be […]

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Apple Releases watchOS 3.1.1 With Bug Fixes, Performance Improvements and New Emoji

Apple Releases watchOS 3.1.1 With Bug Fixes, Performance Improvements and New Emoji Apple today released a new software update for the Apple Watch, upgrading watchOS 3.1 to watchOS 3.1.1. The watchOS 3.1.1 update comes more than two months after thewatchOS 3 was provided to the public in September and marks the second update to the […]

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Apple Releases tvOS 10.1 With New TV App

Apple Releases tvOS 10.1 With New TV App Apple today released tvOS 10.1, marking the first major update to the tvOS 10 operating system that was first released in September. tvOS 10.1 has been in testing since October 31, and Apple seeded four betas to developers before its public release. The tvOS 10.1 update can […]

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Apple Releases iOS 10.2 With New TV App, New Emoji, and More

Apple Releases iOS 10.2 With New TV App, New Emoji, and More Apple today released iOS 10.2 to the public, marking the launch of the second major update to the iOS 10 operating system since it launched on September 13. iOS 10.2 has been in testing since October 31, with seven betas seeded to developers […]

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Apple Looks to Open New Stores in Washington D.C. and Scottsdale, AZ

Apple Looks to Open New Stores in Washington D.C. and Scottsdale, AZ Apple is one of a number of retailers looking at opening a store at Scottsdale Fashion Square, in a 100,000-square-foot wing formerly occupied by Barney’s department store, according to the Phoenix Business Journal. Former Barney’s store at Scottsdale Fashion Square (Photo: Phoenix New […]

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Samsung to Cap Note7 Battery Charging at 30% in UK as Verizon Pushes Back Against Bricking in the US

Samsung to Cap Note7 Battery Charging at 30% in UK as Verizon Pushes Back Against Bricking in the US Following the announcement that all Galaxy Note7 devices in the United States will essentially be bricked through an upcoming software update, Samsung recently gave details on how it plans to address the exploding Note7 situation for […]

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Microsoft Says 'Disappointment' of New MacBook Pro Has More People Switching to Surface Than Ever Before

Microsoft Says 'Disappointment' of New MacBook Pro Has More People Switching to Surface Than Ever Before Microsoft has announced November was its best month ever for consumer Surface sales. In a blog post, the company said more people are switching from Macs to Surface devices than ever before following the “disappointment” of the new MacBook […]

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Apple Rejects 'Samsung Pay Mini' on App Store Ahead of January Launch

Apple Rejects 'Samsung Pay Mini' on App Store Ahead of January Launch Apple has rejected “Samsung Pay Mini” on the App Store for undiclosed reasons, following an earlier report claiming the app would be available on iOS, according to ETNews. Samsung confirmed Apple’s rejection and said it will not resubmit the app, but rather focus […]

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Uber iOS App Gains 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Theme

Uber iOS App Gains 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' Theme Uber has announced that users will today begin seeing a new update rolling out for the popular ride-hailing app, which transforms it into a themed Rogue One: A Star Wars Story experience. The visual update comes via a partnership with Disney, and replaces the […]

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Amazon Discounts its Echo Smart Speaker Range Yet Again

Amazon Discounts its Echo Smart Speaker Range Yet Again As part of its Black Friday Deals Week, Amazon lowered the price of its Echo family of smart speakers, before returning them to their regular prices. Now Amazon has discounted the devices again for a limited time in the U.S. as part of a “Holiday Deals” […]

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What's on TV: 'Mad Max' Black & Chrome Edition, 'The Last Guardian'

What's on TV: 'Mad Max' Black & Chrome Edition, 'The Last Guardian' After a long wait, Team Ico's next release is finally upon us. The Last Guardian arrives on PS4 this week, while Xbox One and PC gamers can experience Dead Rising 4, as well as the game preview release of new MOBA Gigantic. For […]

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