Sony's PlayStation registered its best year ever, with the PS4 shipping 20 million units for an impressive total of 60 million. For the current fiscal year, however, Sony predicts a decline in PS4 shipments.
Samsung spilled the beans in its recent financial report, confirming the Galaxy Note 8. The upcoming flagship is on track to launch in the second half of this year and Samsung is banking on its success to boost its overall performance.
Samsung reported its strongest quarterly results since 2013, fueled by its lucrative semiconductor business. Looking ahead, the company expects strong Q2 results as well, riding on the Galaxy S8 success.
Nintendo released its earnings report for FY2016 and the Switch console is off to a strong start. Nintendo reports 2.74 million Switch units sold already and expects to sell 10 million units next year.
Business Tech April 27, 2017
Amazon has introduced a new fashion buddy in the form of Echo Look. Before you click that 'Buy' button, consider this.
Smart Home April 27, 2017
NTT Docomo has announced the world's first spherical drone display and it will demonstrate it later this month. The flying sphere features an LED frame and houses a drone at its center, but it will take a while to hit the market.
Gadgets April 27, 2017
A giant bunny named Simon, set to be the world's largest rabbit, died on a United Airlines flight on its way to its new 'celebrity' owner. The airline said it's 'saddened' by the incident and is conducting an investigation into the matter.
Life & Style April 26, 2017
Google has updated its search algorithms to prioritize authoritative information and weed out fake news or offensive, inaccurate search results. The company is also making it easier to give direct feedback, and offering greater transparency on how search works.
Google April 26, 2017
Wikipedia cofounder Jimmy Wales has come up with another ambitious project, this time dedicated to quality news stories. The new Wikitribune online publication is seeking funds to support evidence-based journalism and fight fake news.
Internet April 26, 2017
Google's Waymo has started taking applications to offer free rides in its self-driving minivans in Phoenix, Arizona. This marks the first time Waymo opens its services to the public and interested customers can apply for a ride starting today.
Car Tech April 25, 2017
A building in Dutch city Amersfoort sports a unique design: one of its sides has 22 emoji gargoyles. The architect used the iconic digital symbols in a bid to memorialize the current age and contemporary society.
Life & Style April 25, 2017
The Galaxy S8 has barely hit the market and the rumor mill is already churning about its successor, the Galaxy S9. Samsung and Qualcomm reportedly teamed up again to work on the Snapdragon 845 chip, which would power the next-generation flagship.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 25, 2017
T-Mobile has confirmed that its Galaxy Note 5 is ready to get a tasty treat. Android 7.0 Nougat is rolling out early this week, so keep an eye on those notifications.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 24, 2017
Elon Musk and Amber Heard have officially confirmed their relationship, ending months of rumors. Both Musk and Heard took to Instagram in a coordinated strike, simultaneously posting photos of them together at a restaurant in Australia.
Celebrities April 24, 2017
Activision confirmed that it will detail the latest 'Call of Duty' game this week, but a new leak just spilled the beans. Leaked marketing materials reveal the 'Call of Duty: WWII' release date, story line, co-op mode, private beta, and more.
Video Games April 24, 2017
Surface Pro 5 leaks and rumors have been making rounds for ages, yet the device is still not official. The Samsung Galaxy Book 12, meanwhile, just went up for preorder and it might just be the best alternative.
Computers April 23, 2017
Gearbox Software president and CEO Randy Pitchford called out the striking resemblance between the box art of 'Call of Duty WWII' and 'Brothers in Arms.' Images of the two do seem similar enough to raise questions, so is this just a coincidence?
Video Games April 23, 2017
Bloomberg recently proved that the Juicero juice pressure may not really be worth that $400 price tag, as a hand squeeze can easily do the trick. Juicero has now fired back, saying that, yes, you can squeeze the packets by hand, but you shouldn't.
Gadgets April 22, 2017
iPhone ownership hit an all-time high last year and tens of millions of iPhone owners are expected to fuel an iPhone 'supercycle' this year. Apple is expected to introduce three 2017 iPhones this fall and many legacy iPhone owners will likely upgrade.
Apple April 21, 2017
Elon Musk has confirmed that he's now the CEO of Neuralink, which may well be his most ambitious project. Neuralink aims to connect human brains and computers, making AI an extension of the brain as seamless to access as an extra faculty.
Robotics April 21, 2017