Articles written by: Nicholas Russell

Nintendo Switch Exclusive Games May Have Loot Boxes Hints Nintendo US Boss

During , Nintendo US boss Reggie Fils-Aime sounded off on a host of topics surrounding the company and the video game industry at large. These included loot boxes — a recently reviled form of micro-transactions in which players are unaware of what they’re getting, Netflix and YouTube coming to the , and . In a move that may make long-time […]

Xiaomi Mi Rollerball Pen, I Love Mi T-Shirt, Travel Pillow, and Charge Cable for Mi Band 2, Mi Band HRX Launched in India

Within days of unveiling its latest selfie-focused smartphone, the , on Thursday has announced the launch of four new products in India. However, none of these are related to the company‘s popular range of smartphones in any sense. The new products include the Mi Rollerball Pen, Mi Travel U-shaped Pillow, Mi I Love Mi T-shirt, and a charge cable for […]

Adobe Tops Estimates on Digital Media Business Momentum

 topped analysts‘ profit and revenue estimates for the eighth straight quarter driven by strength in its digital media business, which houses its flagship product . Adobe‘s shares, which have gained over 47 percent so far this year, fell 3.5 percent at $249 (roughly  Rs. 17,000) in extended trading after the company forecast third-quarter revenue nearly in line with estimates. The […]

Fortnite Nintendo Switch Downloads Hit Two Million in Less Than 24 Hours

At Nintendo‘s event, the company confirmed that for the Nintendo Switch as a digital download via the Nintendo eShop. Now the company has announced Fortnite for the Nintendo Switch has hit two million downloads in less than 24 hours. A colossal number by any stretch. More so when you consider that the Nintendo Switch has been out for a little […]

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Earphones With Magnetic Switches Launched in India

earphones have been launched in India. The wireless earphones, which were alongside the debut of the last month, are designed to compete against the likes of and . has designed the new earphones with magnetic switches that pause the music when the earbuds are clipped together. Also, there is the company‘s acclaimed technology along with a built-in USB Type-C port […]

Microsoft Office 365 Gets Simplified Ribbon, New Colours, Icons, and Design Tweaks

has announced a design update to , and it will also be made available to users of . The update, which is planned to roll out this month, brings a simplified command ribbon at the top. This ribbon comes from the Fluent Design system that the Redmond company originally brought to . The update also brings new icons and colours […]

Microsoft Said to Take Aim at Amazon With Push for Checkout-Free Retail

is working on technology that would eliminate cashiers and checkout lines from stores, in a nascent challenge to automated grocery shop, six people familiar with the matter told Reuters. The Redmond, Washington-based software giant is developing systems that track what shoppers add to their carts, the people say. Microsoft has shown sample technology to retailers from around the world and […]