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Nintendo is selling an actual cardboard box

According to the product page, the empty box is "recommended for Splatoon fans who already have Nintendo Switch!". I do not mean that Nintendo should just drop the 3DS right away, but rather that they should start phasing it out. As high-speed home internet connections become more and more ubiquitous, and almost every new video game title is available for digital download at the same time as the physical copies hit stores, gamers have grown increasingly comfortable with the idea of paying ...

Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) Consensus Price Target Updates

Based on a recent trade, the shares are hovering around $57.67 which, according to analysts, yield significant upside potential to the $60.72 consensus target price. A dividend is a distribution of a portion of a company's earnings decided by its BOD (board of directors) specifically for its shareholders. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th.

Apple Increases Production Of 10.5 Inch iPad Pro Ahead Of Launch

Other interesting features include a fingerprint sensor layered beneath the display, wireless charging capabilities, IP68 rating for water and dust resistance, and USB Type-C connector port. Still bezels. Still home button. Another set of images, shared by Benjamin Geskin, depict wood and fabric cases for both the 10.5-in and 12.9-in iPad Pros.

Ford adds Apple CarPlay, Android Auto with first over-the-air update

Customers can also get the update via the traditional means of visiting their dealer or using a USB drive, Ford said. "Our SYNC 3 software platform was created to be easy to update so we can get our customers the latest and greatest features, functionally and security enhancements", said Don Butler, executive director, Ford Connected Vehicle and Services.

Lamborghini Urus to debut with 650-horsepower V-8

Lamborghini is predicting sales of around 3,500 units annually. This doesn't sound like a lot until you realize that Lamborghini usually only builds about 3,500 cars per year. The SUV will debut later this year, according to AN, and will be built at Lambo's factory in Sant'Agata Bolognese, Italy. AN says the Urus will go on sale in Europe by the second quarter of 2018, with a USA market launch following in the third quarter.

NSA warned Microsoft about vulnerability connected to 'Wanna Cry'

There would certainly be no internal pressure on the NSA from anyone in the current government to change their current behaviour. The hacking tool spreads silently between computers, shutting them down by encrypting data and then demanding a ransom of $300 to unlock them.

Availability of WannaCry decryptor no reason for slacking

WannaCry has infected more than 300,000 computers in 150 nations. "While a security researcher managed to temporarily stop the threat from spreading by registering a domain name - hardcoded within the malware - that acted as a kill switch, preventing the threat from infecting other victims, it was only a matter of time until a newer version would emerge bypassing this temporary setback." .

Nubia unveils N1 Lite smartphone in India

However, its screen resolution has been downgraded from full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) to HD (720x1280 pixels). The phone comes with a dual SIM. It runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0 out-of-the-box with a layer of custom UI running on top. The front camera also features a "soft-light flash" for better selfies. Also, it has the features of Geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, and HDR.

Trump says meeting with Russia's Lavrov last week 'very successful'

Adam Schiff, the House intelligence committee's top Democrat, stressing that he wasn't confirming that Trump shared an Israeli intelligence tip. Trump reportedly even revealed the city in which the intelligence was gathered - something seen as problematic, as it could allow Moscow to identify the partner nation.

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 heading to Switch this Fall

Now you can preorder Xenoverse 2 for Switch on the GameStop website , but it doesn't have a release date listed - or cover art for that matter. The ad-hoc multiplayer (local) will allow six characters, while two players can face using the Joy-Con and we can use the Kamehameha using the motion sensor.

Nevada is 8th state to ban conversion therapy

This therapy ban will cause tremendous misery and the GOP simply doesn't care", Camenker told LifeSiteNews. David Parks , D-Las Vegas, makes it illegal for a physician or other health professional to perform therapy meant to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of someone under 18.

Project Scorpio doesn't require FPS parity with standard Xbox One

Responding to someone on Twitter who said this would be the case, Ybarra stressed that no such mandate is in place. Specifically, the studio has confirmed that they are working on new graphic modes that will take advantage of PS4 Pro's extra power, and that now they don't plan to adapt part of the game to play on PSVR or other devices.

Ransomware attack: Some ATMs remained shut across India to escape attack

When Adylkuzz breaks into a computer, it seals the hole behind it and installs cryptocurrency miner software which mines a new BitCoin alternative called Monero. Half of all internet addresses corrupted globally by WannaCry are located in China and Russian Federation, with 30 and 20 percent respectively. According to ProofPoint, the main motive for ransomware is profit.

New Overwatch animated shorts are on the way

More details about Overwatch Anniversary are expected in the coming weeks. During that time, the game will also have a free-to-play weekend from May 26 to 29. The news is exciting for Overwatch fans and it was probably particularly thrilling news for lead writer Mitchell Chu who recently shared that he hopes to create shorts for every character in the game.

Britain to arrest criminal behind NHS cyber attack: Home Secretary

She said: "We were instructed by the CCG to turn all computers off on Friday afternoon". Earlier, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt confirmed there had not been a second wave of attacks on NHS trusts and said it was "encouraging" that the level of criminal activity was at "the lower end of the range" anticipated.

Is Google finally tackling Android's fragmentation problem?

Everyone that has compatible devices with Android O public beta can try it out to see its new features ahead of its official release later this summer. The new API isn't publicly available yet, but Google is already testing it with a few partners. Merchants can also get paid through Assistant this way - in Google's demo at I/O they ordered delivery from Panera using the Assistant.

You Can Buy Destiny 2 With World of Warcraft Gold

Bungie and Activision revealed earlier today that the game will also run on Blizzard's Battle.net platform, a decision that will help get Destiny 2 in the hands on PC players faster, Blizzard said. Cooperative modes will feature Strikes of up to three players and larger six player Raids, though only one Raid will be available at launch. The trailer breaks down to about half cinematics and half first-person gameplay, showing off plenty of action in the process.

Ubuntu, SUSE Linux, and Fedora are all coming to the Windows Store

Details about this arrangement with Apple remain vague, though. Microsoft is making its Project Rome software development kit (SDK) available for iOS today; it's already available for the Universal Windows Platform and Android. "We're not discussing that", said Windows Developer corporate Vice President Kevin Gallo. Going forward, original build Windows 10 users will now have to update their OS to the latest version within 60 days so that they can continue receiving critical updates ...

Microsoft criticises NSA's role in the global cyber attack

In 2014, Microsoft ended support for the highly popular Windows XP, released in 2001 and engineered beginning in the late 1990s, arguing that the software was out of date and wasn't built with modern security safeguards. The debacle first came when the hacker group Shadow Brokers was able to extract the original exploit (among many other exploits) from the NSA databases.

WhatsApp Pinned Chats Feature Comes to Android Users

This feature will allow the Android users to pin up to three contacts on top of their chat heads. Thanks to the newly implemented Pinned Chats feature, users will be able to, as the feature name suggests, pin chats on the list. Stand-up PJ Gallagher joins us to talk fame, fortune and why he struggled with "real" jobs. The rollout of the new feature has already begun worldwide and users should be receiving it in the coming days.

Pippa Middleton Wears Romantic Lace Wedding Dress With Manolo Blahnik Heels

Earlier today Pippa looked stunning as she arrived at St Mark's Church as she prepared to tie the knot with financier James Matthews . Sister, Kate the Duchess of Cambridge , while not a maid of honour, also helped her sister with her train and her dress as she entered the church and helped muster page boys and flower girls.

Ransomware affects 150 countries, businesses cautioned for future cyber attacks

A cyber-attack that hit 150 countries since Friday should be treated by governments around the world as a "wake-up call", Microsoft has said. Europol director Rob Wainwright told ITV's Peston on Sunday programme the attack was unique in that the ransomware was used in combination with "a worm functionality" so the infection spread automatically.

Appleton police: Officer kills subject with gun at bar

Sunday. One officer entering the State Street side of the business encountered the armed subject and fired his weapon at him before seeking cover. Appleton police are still investigating the shooting and they've contacted Green Bay Police to handle the investigation of the officer- involved shooting, which is standard procedure under an agreement between the cities' police departments.

Destiny 2 delayed for PC

It also follows a mixed bag of announcements about the PC version of the game. "And so when we were looking at the construction of raids in a shooter, it wasn't about, like, 'Let's take mechanic X from game Y, ' it was about, 'Let's create these different feelings'".

Korea fires ballistic missile in latest test, Seoul says

USA and South Korean officials say North Korea fired a medium-range missile Sunday that appears to be similar to one the country tested earlier this year. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the latest missile test by the reclusive North was "a snub and a challenge to worldwide efforts for a peaceful resolution".

Whizz-kid stuns experts by 'weaponising' teddy bear via Bluetooth

But by the end of his presentation, they were tweeting compliments like "respect" and "the future of cybersecurity", Mashable reports . To make his point clear, Reuben demonstrated the easy weaponizing of gadgets by hacking the Bluetooth device of the officials, to remotely operate a stuffed bear.

WannaCry ransomware shuts down Bengaluru's ATMs

While Microsoft's reputation has suffered in the past because of security problems, the company's stock is barely down from the close of trading Thursday, just before reports of the ransomware. Will there be more attacks in the coming weeks or months? " WannaCry ", as the ransomware is known, uses a Windows vulnerability originally identified by the NSA, according to security experts.

Destiny 2 on Nintendo Switch is "pretty unrealistic" according to Bungie

Bungie iterates that Destiny 2 isn't just a sequel, but a brand new beginning for the franchise. He also added that while he can not confirm exactly when the PC version will drop, he hopes to have the date set "in the coming weeks". We're going to change a bunch of parameters to focus on giving people better networking experiences. On a more positive note for the gaming giant, its latest console is performing well on the commercial front, having shipped 2.74 million units by the end of ...

After Global Malware Hack New Concerns Linger

Vu Ngoc Son, deputy head of the anti-malware department of Bkav Corporation, the largest internet security firm in Vietnam, said that the WannaCry ransomware's behaviour is "not new", but he believes that the use of this ransomware will not really ease up as "it can directly earn large profits for hackers".

Durant, Warriors beat Spurs, take 3-0 series advantage

But with these unstoppable Warriors and the revived Cleveland Cavaliers engaged in a cross-conference game of anything-you-can-do-we-can-do-better, and this collision course toward an unprecedented third consecutive meeting between two teams almost complete, this is about two teams now.

Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

The Illinois-based Oak Ridge Investments Llc has invested 0.59% in the stock. About shares traded. KEYW Holding Corp. Citrix Systems, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Cornerstone owns 476 shares. Investors sentiment is 0.77 in Q4 2016. Other hedge funds have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. The firm owned 2,586 shares of the cloud computing company's stock after selling 139,812 shares during the period.

Ways To Become a Smaller Target for Ransomware Hackers

Microsoft has come out in defence of its role in Friday's on-going global cyber-attack, criticising the role of the US National Security Agency in creating tools that were subsequently leaked and then used in Friday's attacks. The culprit was "ransomware" known as WanaCryptOr 2.0, or WannaCry . That wasn't a great idea in 1995, and has only gotten more unsafe in subsequent years.

North Korea fires unidentified projectile: South Korea

North Korea launched a ballistic missile on Sunday, according to US and South Korean officials. Japan has strongly protested to North Korea about the ballistic missile launch it conducted on Sunday as Tokyo can not tolerate its repeated acts of provocation, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference.

S. Korea, US say N. Korea fires midrange missile

Analysts said that test showed gave North Korea critical information on developing a re-entry vehicle for nuclear warheads and showed Pyongyang had a missile capable of striking the U.S. "Our government is open to the possibility of dialogue with North Korea, but will also maintain a stance of firmly responding to provocations", the ministry said.

N. Korea test fires another missile: S

But North Korea has said its missile testing is in reaction to threats against it by the South, the US and Japan. "Our military is closely monitoring North Korea and is maintaining readiness posture", the statement said. North Korea has defied all calls to rein in its nuclear and missile programmes, even from China, its lone major ally, calling them legitimate self-defence.