Month: January 2019

The Nintendo Switch has sold 32.27 million units since its launch in March 2017 with 14.49 million sold last quarter. This was revealed during the company’s latest financial report. Nintendo had a 36 percent spike in quarterly operating profit, though it dropped its annual sales forecast for the Nintendo Switch from 20 million to 17
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MSI on Thursday launched new gaming laptops in India powered by Nvidia’s GeForce RTX series graphics and has also unveiled new laptops in its P-series targeted at creators. The new laptops launched by MSI have already gone on sale and are now available from Flipkart and MSI exclusive stores in New Delhi, Bengaluru, Pune, and
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Samsung Electronics, the world’s biggest smartphone and memory chip maker, reported a slump in fourth-quarter net profits on Thursday, blaming a drop in demand for its key products.Net profits in the October-December period were KRW 8.46 trillion ($7.6 billion or roughly Rs. 54,000 crores), it said, down 31 percent year-on-year.  The firm is the flagship subsidiary
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Headphone manufacturer 1More has launched its latest product in India, the 1More Stylish Dual-Dynamic Driver BT headphones. The headset features an in-ear fit style with a neckband that holds the battery and controls, and a coaxial dual-dynamic layout for the drivers. The 1More Stylish Dual-Dynamic Driver BT headset is set to be priced at Rs.
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In an attempt to redeem the market reputation of its platform amidst several controversies, Facebook has roped in Nate Cardozo – a long-time Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) counsel - as the Privacy Policy Manager for WhatsApp. This appointment has been announced just days after Facebook revealed its plans of integrating WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook Messenger to
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Facebook now has over 2 billion monthly active users. Unsurprisingly, it’s collecting as much data about them as possible. This is to help advertisers target ads at the right people. If you’re on Facebook, did you know that you can see what Facebook thinks it knows about you? In this article, we’ll explain how Facebook
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PS4-exclusive Driveclub is the most played PS4 game with close to 10.5 million players. This dwarfs racing mainstays like Need For Speed and GT Sport with 9.46 million players and 6.6 million players respectively. The source for this is the Gamstat trophy tracking page, borne out of Sony’s My PS4 Life tool which let out
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Mortal Kombat 11 for the Nintendo Switch is delayed. According to multiple listings from European retailers, including Nintendo’s own UK store, the Mortal Kombat 11 release date may be delayed to May 10. Oddly enough, regions outside Europe like US and Asia still have the game primed for an April 23 date. Since India follows
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India’s largest bank has secured an unprotected server that allowed anyone to access financial information on millions of its customers, like bank balances and recent transactions. The server, hosted in a regional Mumbai-based datacenter, stored two months of data from SBI Quick, a text message and call-based system used to request basic information about their bank
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Desperate for data on its competitors, Facebook has been secretly paying people to install a “Facebook Research” VPN that lets the company suck in all of a user’s phone and web activity, similar to Facebook’s Onavo Protect app that Apple banned in June and that was removed in August. Facebook sidesteps the App Store and
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