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Nintendo doubles Switch production plans after strong demand: WSJ

Nintendo plans to produce at least 16 million Switch consoles in the financial year starting this April, reports <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, which claims this represents a doubling of the company’s initial plans on the back of strong demand. The only official indication of Switch sales to date is that …

Apollo Box is applying AR to drive lifestyle e-commerce

What is augmented reality good for? Product visualization to encourage online shopping, reckons Santa Clara-based startup Apollo Box, which launched an online marketplace for an eclectic selection of lifestyle products almost a year ago — before spicing up the e-commerce experience with an AR …

eCommerce

Amazon will now tell Prime members what to wear via a new “Outfit Compare” feature

Amazon has been steadily pushing its way into fashion over the past several years, with investments in its own private labels – from workwear to activewear – plus increased fashion ad spending and even its own trend-obsessed TV show, Style Code Live. Now the online retailer is looking to dole out …

Apple gives indie gamers a permanent home on the App Store

Breaking into the App Store can be difficult enough, but for small-time mobile game developers it’s even more of a challenge as they go up against billion-dollar, global publishers that dominate the top charts, like Supercell, Activision Blizzard, Niantic, EA, Tencent and others that can afford to …

Tilt gesture keyboard could hold promise for typing in VR

Keyboard nerds like me could become a dying breed if the voice-controlled future accelerates at us quite as quickly as companies like Alexa-owning Amazon hope. But in the interim, with screens still loitering in the orbits of our fingertips, texting remains the done thing (well, not counting kids …

Virtual Reality

ABC News’ app adds support for multi-stream viewing on Apple TV

News junkies, rejoice. ABC News is rolling out an updated Apple TV application, live today, which makes the news division the first to offer a simultaneous multi-stream viewing experience in its tvOS application. At launch, there are a dozen different live streams users can choose from, presented …

AliveCor unveils an AI stroke prevention platform, inks $30 million from Omron and the Mayo Clinic

Medtech startup AliveCor announced this morning it has pulled in $30 million from Omron Healthcare and the Mayo Clinic and is launching an artificially intelligent stroke prevention platform for doctors called KardiaPro.<p>AliveCor already has an FDA-cleared mobile app called Kardia to accompany its …

Future Wi-Fi hardware may use infrared light for faster connections

Most Wi-Fi connections are faster than cellular hardware for smartphones, but there are still a lot of issues with the current technology. If too many users share a Wi-Fi hotspot, and that happens frequently, the download data speeds slow down to a crawl. Now there’s word of a new Wi-Fi proposal …

Wi-Fi

MIT game lets you decide which humans survive in self-driving car scenarios

As self-driving cars slowly make their way onto our roads, how will developers help these autonomous vehicles make difficult decisions during …

AOL launches new Alto email app on iPhone and iPad

AOL is launching an Alto app today for iOS (and Android) that aims to offer a fresh take on email. AOL’s new app features a single dashboard that intelligently organizes the most important info from your email, calendar and elsewhere.<p>Alto, which was previously available on the desktop for a limited …

Apple ordered to pay patent troll VirnetX $302.4M in latest ruling

Apple’s prolonged patent battle with VirnetX was believed to be coming to an end back in August, but a new ruling out of an east Texas court this week brings bad news for Apple…<p>As reported by Reuters, a federal judge in Tyler, Texas yesterday night ruled that Apple must pay $302.4 million in …

Why Real Hackers Prefer Linux Distro Over Other OS

Do you know why <b>real hackers prefer Linux distro</b> over Mac, Windows and other operating systems ?<p>May be we can say availability of many <b>hacking tools</b> …

Top Short Hikes in Los Angeles with a Breathtaking View

New York may have sky scrapers, but Los Angeles has the clear skies. To get the best view of all LA, you have to be willing to put on your hiking …

Debate commission: Trump had audio 'issues'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Commission on Presidential Debates revealed in a one-sentence statement Friday that Donald Trump's audio was impacted earlier in the week.<p>"Regarding the first debate, there were issues regarding Donald Trump's audio that affected the sound level in the debate hall," the …

Donald Trump

Trump Campaign Says Debate Two Must Be Better

Two days after the first presidential debate, top aides and people close to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump admit the candidate's performance was subpar and that he must dramatically improve in his second showdown against Hillary Clinton.<p>While Trump has been actively spinning his …

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Trump angry at allies conceding he lost debate

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump is angry that his aides and advisers have conceded to reporters -- largely without attribution -- that the Republican nominee struggled in his first presidential debate.<p>In a conference call with surrogates Wednesday afternoon, Trump aides made clear the Republican …

Trump polls supporters about bringing up Clinton scandals in next debate

Donald Trump is turning to his supporters for advice on debate prep just days after completing his first head-to-head matchup with Hillary Clinton — one he was widely perceived to have lost.<p>The Manhattan billionaire’s campaign emailed out a 30-question “debate preparation survey” to supporters on …

Government

No, Donald Trump Didn't Win Post-Debate Polls

On Tuesday, after a less-than-stellar debate performance, Donald Trump returned to using one of his favorite measurements to mask his missteps on Monday night — the polls.<p>Except that the post-debate "polls" the GOP nominee and campaign kept touting that he won on social media, at his rally in …

Government

Despite harsh reviews, Trump resists new debate approach

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Unmoved by harsh debate reviews, a defiant Donald Trump renewed his attacks against a former Miss Universe winner on …

Monday's Presidential Debate Was Most Watched Ever

U.S. news<p>More than 84 million viewers tuned in to the historic showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, making it the most viewed political event in history, according to The Nielsen Company, which tracks television ratings.<p>The showdown between Clinton and Trump toppled the previous …

Presidential Debate

Paul Ryan stresses importance of debate prep

<b>(CNN) —</b> Paul Ryan has a message that Donald Trump might want to listen to: Debate prep works.<p>The House Speaker stressed Wednesday that preparation was important in his 2012 debate against Vice President Joe Biden and said he benefited from mock debate sessions.<p>Ryan was asked by moderator David …

Republicans frustrated over perceived missed opportunities for Trump at debate

By Sean Sullivan and<p>Sean Sullivan<p>Reporter covering national politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Jose A. DelReal<p>Jose A. DelReal<p>Reporter<p>Bio Follow<p>Leading Republicans vented frustration Tuesday that the first presidential debate was a missed opportunity for Donald Trump to magnify Hillary Clinton’s biggest …

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Cruz: Trump had 'the strongest debate performance' yet

Hillary Clinton “did not have a good performance,” according to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, and Donald Trump had “the strongest debate performance he’s had in this election cycle.”<p>Cruz, who recently endorsed the man who beat him in the Republican primary after months of refusing to do so, embraced his new …

Inside debate camp: How Hillary Clinton prepared to turn Trump's attacks back on him

<b>White Plains, New York (CNN) —</b> When Donald Trump tried to score points by saying that Hillary Clinton had spent days off the campaign trail to prepare for Monday night's debate, Clinton -- having spent days off the trail to prepare -- had a ready reply.<p>"I think Donald just criticized me for …

Sanders praises Clinton for populist debate answers on taxes, trade and wages

By David Weigel<p>David Weigel<p>National reporter covering politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Even as Hillary Clinton was pronounced the winner of the first presidential debate, pundits rated its first 15 minutes as a win for Donald Trump. The day after, the initial Trump-Clinton exchanges about trade and taxes …

Presidential Debate

Former Mexican president: Trump’s debate performance should alarm world leaders

By Philip Rucker<p>Philip Rucker<p>White House Bureau Chief<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Former Mexican president Vicente Fox said Donald Trump's behavior in Monday night's U.S. presidential debate should alarm leaders around the world because he revealed himself to be "ignorant" and "dangerous."<p>"My impression was the …

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Debate renews attention on Trump's tax returns

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Donald Trump says "you don't learn that much from tax returns," a dubious assertion that has renewed attention on his …