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Nintendo’s subsequent Swap model will reportedly shrink the dimensions, tag, aspects

Tiny rooftop party — Brief hint of more services to come to Nintendo Switch Online as well. Sam Machkovech - Jan 31, 2019 7:03 pm UTC Enlarge / Artist's estimate of how small the rumored Nintendo Switch revision might look, based on a Nikkei report. (To be clear, this image is sarcastic.)Aurich / Walt Disney…

Inserting Switch’s 32 million shipments in context

Stacking up — Plus a relative look at how Nintendo's biggest franchises are selling on Switch. Kyle Orland - Jan 31, 2019 6:04 pm UTC Fig. 1: The Switch isn't quite matching the Wii's record-setting sales pace, but it is outpacing most other consoles at this point in their cycles. Fig. 2: Despite healthy year-over-year…

Dwelling windows setup error messages will quickly be considerable much less useless

Moment of clarity — Instead of vague references to the knowledge base, they'll actually help fix problems. Peter Bright - Jan 31, 2019 5:52 pm UTC Windows has a pretty poor reputation when it comes to error messages. All too often you'll get a meaningless hexadecimal number or perhaps a reference to a Knowledge Base…

FBI catches one other man allegedly stealing Apple self-using automobile secrets and ways

Here we go again — Apple has 1,200 people working on its self-driving car project. Timothy B. Lee - Jan 31, 2019 5:27 pm UTC Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks about the new Apple headquarters during a media event in Cupertino, California, on September 12, 2017. Last July, we reported that federal prosecutors…

Procure neutrality court docket case preview: Did FCC mess up by redefining broadband?

Is broadband "telecommunications"? — Ajit Pai's net neutrality repeal faces legal test in oral arguments Friday. Jon Brodkin - Jan 31, 2019 5:20 pm UTC Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai speaking at a press conference on October 1, 2018, in Washington, DC. Oral arguments in the case against Ajit Pai's net neutrality repeal are…

More mysterious brain injuries in Cuba; Canada halves group after new case

More mystery — Cuba fumes that Canada's actions "do not help find answers." Beth Mole - Jan 31, 2019 4:33 pm UTC The Canadian government announced Wednesday that it will halve the number of diplomats at its embassy in Cuba after a 14th Canadian has mysteriously fallen ill with brain injuries there. The latest case…

Google+ shuts down April 2, all data will doubtless be deleted

Nobody likes you, Google+ — Google's failed Facebook clone will be scrubbed from the Internet. Ron Amadeo - Jan 31, 2019 4:17 pm UTC Release YouTube, you beast! The latest beleaguered Google product to get a death date is Google+. Google's controversial Facebook clone is shutting down on April 2. Google has been backing away…

Insys exec allegedly gave lap dance to doctor whereas pushing lethal opioid

Racy racketeering — Sunrise Lee was hired as a sales director despite no pharmaceutical experience. Beth Mole - Jan 30, 2019 9:49 pm UTC Enlarge / Former Regional Director Sunrise Lee, a defendant in the Insys trial, exits the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse in Boston on January 29, 2019. (Photo by Matthew J.…