• (Update) Nintendo's online service is $20 per year, pushed back to 2018
(Update) Nintendo's online service is $20 per year, pushed back to 2018

Japanese retailer Sinobi recently made a listing for a Nintendo Switch Arcade Controller that would support Pokken Tournament - the Wii U fighting game released a year ago. The way that Nintendo is going about voice chat feels clunky and archaic. Here are more details from the official website . This is presumably via the Virtual Console, wi...

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  • Apple Reveals HomePod Speaker In Effort To 'Reinvent Home Music'
Apple Reveals HomePod Speaker In Effort To 'Reinvent Home Music'

For instance, in the voice-enabled speakers market: Amazon's Echo and Echo Dot retails for $179.99 and $49.99 a piece and Google Home retails for $129.99. Apple lovers already tend to be "premium product buyers", and may not flinch at paying more for what they believe is a superior quality product, said Gartner analyst Brian Blau.

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  • Apple HomePod Smart Speaker Goes Official At WWDC 2017
Apple HomePod Smart Speaker Goes Official At WWDC 2017

I do hope support for Spotify is added to the HomePod though, Apple Music is a decent enough service but transferring playlists is a pain. In response to Amazon's Alexa and Google Home , Apple has announced HomePod wireless speaker.

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  • UK PM May says will govern with 'friends' for successful Brexit deal
UK PM May says will govern with 'friends' for successful Brexit deal

A very personalized, nearly presidential style of campaigning has contributed to the Conservative Party's apparent loss of support, said Mark Goodwin, lecturer at the department of political science and global studies at the University of Birmingham in England.

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  • Apple TV to Get Amazon Prime Video
Apple TV to Get Amazon Prime Video

Apple has confirmed that its iOS 11 operating system, launched at WWDC on Monday , won't be available for the iPhone 5, iPhone 5C or iPad 4 when it rolls out later this year. Thanks to iOS 11 , this will be a thing of the past. The Dock also "intelligently" suggests apps and it displays the last apps you opened on your iPhone or Mac .

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  • Apple limiting how many review pop-ups apps can show
Apple limiting how many review pop-ups apps can show

Users will also be able to opt out of receiving pop-ups entirely. Developers can get feedback from users without having to display multiple pop-ups. Among the many ways that our apps get on our nerves is when they repeatedly pressure us to leave a review in the App Store, but as of this week, Apple is cutting back on those annoying prompts signific...

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  • Siri in a speaker, and more from Apple
Siri in a speaker, and more from Apple

Editor's choice badges will now appear directly on product pages, which also get new 30 second long auto playing preview videos. Interestingly, both the apps remain active in the split view. Among the new features of iOS 11 is the ability to make person-to-person payments through Apple's messaging app, thanks to new integration with the Appl...

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  • New Apple iPad rolled out at WWDC 2017
New Apple iPad rolled out at WWDC 2017

Key highlights included the all-new iMac Pro, iPad Pro, and MacBook devices. The main new feature in the new MacBook is that it sports seventh-generation Intel Kaby Lake processors. The hardware upgrade allows the new iPad Pro to run its larger screen at 120Hz, which ArsTechnica says helps "scrolling and animations look just as lovely and s...

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  • You'll now get fewer annoying review prompts on your iPhone and iPad
You'll now get fewer annoying review prompts on your iPhone and iPad

Since the new renders are renders and not official in any way, it's highly recommended that you take these with a pinch of salt for your viewing pleasure. The iOS 11 update which is now available as a Developer Beta Preview will be available for all this fall probably around the same time that Apple announces its next iPhone.

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  • The Evil Within 2 leaked ahead of E3 2017
The Evil Within 2 leaked ahead of E3 2017

The Evil Within 2 still has no platform announced for it but if we go by the original, this might also get released for PS4, Xbox One and PC. "How will you survive?" From survival horror mastermind Shinji Mikami comes The Evil Within 2 .

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  • New MacBook Pro teardown: meet the old boss
New MacBook Pro teardown: meet the old boss

It therefore is nearly identical to the iPad Pro 9 .7 but you get a 20 per cent larger display without too much increase in actual footprint. It may go as steep as $2,799 for the 15-inch Touch Bar model. The price is expected to start at $1,499 with the non-Touch model. Even so, with a 2.3GHz dual core i5 processor , it's anything but basic. ...

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  • Buy a New Apple iMac or Wait for iMac Pro?
Buy a New Apple iMac or Wait for iMac Pro?

Why does the size matter? As previously predicted by KGI's Ming-Chi Kuo , WWDC was when Apple chose to launched their all new 10.5-inch iPad Pro that replaces the 9.7-inch iPad Pro that was launched just over a year ago. Or touch and drag an app to open it in a split-screen view. We break down all the news from the show, including the futu...

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  • Saudi, allies unveil Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list
Saudi, allies unveil Qatar-linked 'terrorism' list

Qatar has yet to receive any list of demands from the Arab countries that have cut ties , Sheikh Mohammed said. It long has denied supporting militant groups and described the crisis as being fueled by "absolute fabrications" stemming from a recent hack of its state-run news agency.

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  • Apple CEO to MIT grads: Tech without values is worthless
Apple CEO to MIT grads: Tech without values is worthless

As CEO, he's overseen the rollout of the iPhone 7 , Apple Watch and smart home technology like the HomePod speaker . Cook has criticized U.S. Cook urged graduates to not let that "noise" distract them or "get caught up in the trivial aspects of life". Cook remembered the immortal words of the legend, stating " we are all bound together in...

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  • New arrest made, as police release more details on London Bridge attack
New arrest made, as police release more details on London Bridge attack

After his payment was declined, Butt and his two accomplices rented a smaller van that they used to plough into crowds before they went on a stabbing rampage in an attack that left eight people dead and almost 50 people injured. "Anyone who saw them on the night would have thought they were genuine", Haydon said in a statement. Commander Dean Haydo...

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  • Rejoice: You Won't Have To Worry About Wifi Passwords Anymore
Rejoice: You Won't Have To Worry About Wifi Passwords Anymore

At the same time, iOS 11 lays ground work for the future, in that it "opens up to awesome possibilities for augmented reality in games and apps". You can look at the password field and it will come up as normal on the new iOS device, but before you enter anything in you can bring the device already connected to the Wi-Fi near the device that is...

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  • Multi-step interactive notifications coming to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
Multi-step interactive notifications coming to Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The company also made improvements to the way that the Start Menu can be resized. Now only available on Microsoft Edge, and shoppers in the US, Microsoft said the pilot test will only accommodate 14 stores at the moment, with more stores to be added soon.

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  • Apple launched refreshed series of iMac and MacBook at WWDC
Apple launched refreshed series of iMac and MacBook at WWDC

Previously, the 5K 27-inch iMac sat on top of Apple's range and while the rest of the iMac line-up have received some upgrades , the iMac Pro is now the pinnacle. Apple's new iMac Pro also boasts a new dual centrifugal fan setting. Announced today during Apple's WWDC keynote , professional photographers and filmmakers will be much ...

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  • Apple gives productivity booster shot to iPad Pro
Apple gives productivity booster shot to iPad Pro

Reviews and ratings are also laid out more clearly. While nothing can be directly confirmed until Apple debuts the phone, it seems like the phone is created to complement iOS 11 . Apple has given these apps two years to update, which they should have done already. Apple Music: With version of Apple Music that's included in iOS 11 you'll be...

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  • With iOS 11, the iPad finally grows up
With iOS 11, the iPad finally grows up

You need to find out which of your apps are affected. If the iPhone is connected to a auto via Bluetooth or a cable, or if the vehicle is moving, the "Do Not Disturb" feature can automatically mute notifications like text messages and news updates.

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