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City travel ripe for switch to scooters, yet headwinds abound

New research found 48 percent of all car trips in the most congested U.S. cities are less than three miles in distance, providing an opportunity for micromobility providers....

City travel ripe for switch to scooters, yet headwinds abound

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New York City Is Getting E-Scooters, Hilarity Sure to Ensue As shared e-scooters have proliferated around the world, resulting in frequent hand-wringing and disproportionate media attention relative to the damage and inconvenience they cause, a handful of cities have remained outside the e-scooter bubble due ...
00:56, 06/21/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Nintendo Switch Online, Trtl Travel Pillow, Anker AA Batteries, and More A Trtl Travel Pillow, 12 months of Nintendo Switch Online, and Anker Alkaline AA Batteries lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
17:42, 09/05/2019

Can you guess the British city from the vintage travel poster? Leeds or Llandudno? Can you tell these popular destinations from their marketing material?Which city or town is this?BournemouthBrightonBognorWhich city or town is this?PortsmouthNewcastleGlasgowWhich city or town is this?NorwichNottinghamNewportWhic...
19:56, 05/22/2019

10 of the world’s best city views: readers’ travel tips These stunning viewpoints put the fun into funiculars and the drama into panorama – and many have art, bars and cafes to enjoy, tooNahargarh Fort sprawls around a rocky outcrop above the Pink City of Jaipur in Rajasthan province. Take a rickshaw up t...
13:56, 05/16/2019

Tears abound as Gonzalez, 7 others enter HOF Emotions ran high as tight end Tony Gonzalez, cornerback Champ Bailey and six other legends were enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2019 on Saturday night at Tom Benson Stadium....
12:28, 08/04/2019

Cybersecurity Jobs Abound. No Experience Required. Companies like IBM and Palo Alto Networks are scrambling to hire hundreds of thousands of corporate hackers to defend their networks and data, pursuing workers without traditional four-year degrees or formal experience....
14:56, 05/09/2019

Halep's horrors abound in Flushing Meadows While the second-round match between Simona Halep and qualifier Taylor Townsend had no shortage of surprises and thrills, the outcome was all too familiar for the Romanian fourth seed -- heartbreak, once again, at the U.S. Open....
05:42, 08/30/2019

Joseph Stiglitz: Three headwinds that could cause the next recession Joseph Stiglitz, a Noble Prize-winning economist and Columbia Professor, says Trump's protectionism, trouble in Europe, and potentially unstable growth in China all constitute headwinds to the global economy....
17:42, 05/04/2019

How to make the most of ripe tomatoes | Waste Not Super-ripe, juicy homegrown tomatoes trump all-season supermarket varieties. Grab them while you can and make this fresh tomato and bread soupReally good-quality, organic produce can be expensive, but when a vegetable is in season and abundant, natur...
07:14, 06/29/2019

Facebook is ripe for exploitation - again - in 2020 Facebook claims to have cleaned up its act. But the platform remains vulnerable to the same sorts of divisive propagandaWe won’t need Russia in 2020. We will hijack our democracy ourselves. And Facebook is sure to be a major factor in that hijacking ...
14:14, 07/09/2019

ABB's Voser battles headwinds as he pursues overhaul ABB is pressing ahead with a review of its underperforming businesses and expects a turbulent 2019 amid a slowdown in some markets and China-U.S. trade tensions, Chairman and interim Chief Executive Peter Voser told Reuters....
19:00, 07/09/2019

ABB's Voser battles headwinds as pursues overhaul, new CEO ABB is pressing ahead with a review of its underperforming businesses and expects a customer slowdown and China-U.S. trade tensions to mean a turbulent year, its Chairman and interim Chief Executive Peter Voser told Reuters....
19:00, 07/09/2019

Qualcomm Faces Legal, Chinese Headwinds Qualcomm is poised to report a year-over-year revenue slump and lower earnings. Investors will look for updates on the chip maker’s Federal Trade Commission case, China trade and 5G phones....
15:28, 07/31/2019

Risks to Wall Street's rally abound despite record high The benchmark S&P 500 index hit a record high on Thursday as an almost giddy euphoria over the prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut fueled the appetite for equities, but there are plenty of pitfalls that could throw the stock market off course....
01:42, 06/21/2019

Wall St. loses early gains as trade concerns abound U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday, with initial gains giving way to declines as the likelihood of a prolonged trade war between the United States and China once again kept risk appetite in check....
02:00, 05/29/2019

Protests, security, Army tanks abound for July 4th celebrations The Fourth of July celebration in Washington, D.C., will have greater military undertones this year -- with a number of tanks dotting the city for the national holiday Thursday....
18:42, 07/03/2019

Prop bets abound ahead of Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Bettors won’t be left hungry just because New Jersey put the kibosh on gambling on the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest. Online gambling sites such as Bovada are happy to accept wagers on every aspect of the annual Coney Island contest — w...
03:42, 07/04/2019

For Burberry, China Is No Longer Ripe for the Picking It isn’t an easy time for companies that depend on selling expensive products to Chinese consumers. Trench-coat maker Burberry is particularly exposed to the chill winds blowing from Asia....
19:56, 08/16/2019

US: Facebook currency plan ripe for illicit use Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the Trump administration has concerns that the new digital currency planned by Facebook could be used for illicit activity such as money laundering, human trafficking and financing terrorism. (July 15)  &#...
23:00, 07/15/2019

Despite headwinds, Asia's developing economies are still set to grow 'very steadily,' ADB says Despite rising headwinds and concerns about a slowdown in the global economy, Asian developing economies are still set to grow "in a very steady way," the president of the Asian Development Bank said on Thursday....
07:56, 05/02/2019

After Rate Cut, Trade Headwinds Complicate Outlook for Fed Officials Two Federal Reserve officials said lower interest rates might be warranted later this year amid a more uncertain trade outlook, but that it was premature to say when or how aggressively the central bank should act....
21:56, 08/06/2019

Beyond the numbers: Skeptics abound as New Zealand sets sights on first 'wellbeing' budget Substance over style. It is what many New Zealanders hope to see when Jacinda Ardern's government unveils the nation's first 'wellbeing' budget this week....
09:14, 05/28/2019

Armed robber holds up two banks with a ripe avocado Holy guacamole, this guy’s got stones. A 47-year-old man in Beersheba, the largest city in Israel’s Negev desert, has been arrested for aggravated robbery after stealing nearly 30,000 Israeli shekels (about $8,300 US) from two banks in th...
20:56, 06/10/2019

The conditions are ripe for the biggest Brexit backlash imaginable On an unseasonably chilly May afternoon, Nigel Farage looks out at the rows of empty seats at Fylde AFC, a Lancashire football club, the site of the latest of his Brexit Party rallies (eight and counting)....
20:56, 05/07/2019

Headwinds To Result In 6.4% GDP Growth In India This Fiscal Year: Moody's Moody's has cut India's GDP growth forecast for the calendar year 2019 to 6.2 per cent from its previous estimate of 6.8 per cent. For calendar year 2020, it reduced the estimate to 6.7 per cent....
15:14, 08/27/2019

Fed's Evans Says Trade Headwinds Could Justify Additional Rate Cuts Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said the Federal Reserve would need to provide more stimulus than it did last week if growing trade tensions lead to a sharper pullback in the U.S. economy....
23:00, 08/08/2019

Trucks Shield Detroit Auto Makers From Global Headwinds Sales of big pickup trucks to American buyers are helping Detroit’s car companies counter a sputtering global auto market. General Motors forecast an acceleration in profits through the rest of 2019....
03:56, 08/02/2019

Sub-plots abound as Matildas gear up for defining game with Brazil | Richard Parkin The overarching narrative of Australia’s Women’s World Cup campaign very much hinges on events in MontpellierAlea iacta est. So the histories report Caesar uttered as he crossed the Rubicon, risking all on the hopes of a dream. After days of furore f...
04:56, 06/13/2019

Indiana abortion cases ripe for U.S. Supreme Court action The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday could act on appeals seeking to revive two Republican-enacted abortion restrictions from Indiana, even as debate rages over a new measure in Alabama that would ban the procedure almost entirely....
13:42, 05/20/2019

Biden's Iraq War support a ripe target for Democratic rivals In the 2008 Democratic primary season, Hillary Clinton got hit repeatedly for her vote in favor of the 2002 Iraq War resolution. Her chief opponent, Illinois Sen. Barack Obama, had been a vocal opponent of military action in Iraq, which proved an imp...
02:14, 08/03/2019

Trump warns China is 'ripe' for new tariffs and suggests Vietnam could be next Trump also attacks Germany and Japan as he set off for the G20 summit in OsakaPresident Donald Trump flew to the G20 summit on Wednesday sounding warnings that China was “ripe” for new tariffs and suggesting that Vietnam, which he called “the single ...
07:14, 06/27/2019

Serena Williams brings doubt to US Open ripe with contenders The U.S. Open begins Monday at Flushing Meadows. Here are five women to watch during the final grand slam tournament of the season: Serena Williams Coming off a back injury, two years removed from motherhood, one year removed from an epic U.S. Open m...
00:14, 08/25/2019

With Caribbean island life under threat, UN chief pushes to face ‘headwinds together’ To counter global challenges that are a particular threat to vulnerable island nations like those in the Caribbean, it’s vital to “face the headwinds together”, especially in the face of the destruction being wrought by climate change, the UN chief t...
01:42, 07/04/2019

Mexico faces headwinds to growth as oil production slows -Fitch Solutions Mexico will face "significant headwinds" for economic growth, as slowing activity in its oil and gas sector weighs on industrial production, Fitch Solutions Macro Research said on Friday....
01:28, 07/13/2019

Lies (and kickass armored polar bears) abound in the first full trailer for HBO's His Dark Materials HBO’s got a killer slate of original programming on the horizon, with new seasons of The Deuce and Succession arriving alongside anticipated new shows like Watchmen, The Righteous Gemstones, and His Dark Materials. The latter, an adaptation of Philip...
03:56, 07/19/2019

CNN anchor: Trump making military 'ripe' for 'weaponization' by political parties CNN anchor Brianna Keilar on Thursday lamented that the military obscured view of the USS McCain in Japan, saying that it represented another instance of dangerous, military "politicization" under the Trump administration....
02:42, 05/31/2019

As bond e-trading takes off, debt sales business may be ripe for automation With banks' bond trading desks increasingly going electronic, another of the last bastions of old-school banking - the business of helping companies and countries raise capital - may be about to......
01:56, 08/24/2019

By Jupiter! How the solar system’s giant made Earth ripe for life An audacious mission circling Jupiter’s poles is probing the planet’s deepest mysteries - including how it shaped our solar system and paved the way for our existence...
17:28, 05/23/2019

The new Nintendo Switch Lite undermines what made the original Switch so special The Nintendo Switch Lite is smaller, lighter and cheaper than a regular Nintendo Switch, and, most importantly after months of rumors, it’s real, having been announced by the House of Mario. Having options as to how to spend our hard-earn...
00:42, 07/11/2019

New Nintendo Switch Model in 2019? The best news for fans waiting on Switch Mini release Nintendo Switch hardware update could be on the cards as new hardware upgrades appear in other handheld devices - could Nintendo announce a release date soon?...
09:00, 06/18/2019

WSJ: Nintendo Switch upgrade and a cheaper Switch console are coming soon Every few months, a rumor comes around claiming that Nintendo is working on a brand new Switch console, focusing either on an upgrade for the current model, a cheaper Switch, or both. Nintendo then promptly shuts down those rumors, insisting it has n...
18:28, 06/12/2019

Nintendo will quietly upgrade the Switch, but don’t call it a Switch Pro Nintendo on Wednesday unveiled the brand new Switch Lite console, a device meant to deliver only handheld gaming experiences for a lower price. The Switch Lite should pack the same performance as the original console, Nintendo revealed, but what the ...
14:14, 07/11/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite vs. the original Switch: What's changed? We knew it was coming, but Nintendo's finally drawn the curtain back on a smaller, portable-only version of its successful Switch console. It'll be out in September, in plenty of time before the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield th...
19:28, 07/10/2019

China is driving growth in Asia's real estate market despite trade war headwinds, report finds Despite a decline in global commercial real estate markets, Asia-Pacific continues to enjoy a record-breaking growth — thanks to China, according to the Global Capital Flows report by JLL....
08:00, 05/24/2019

Text to switch: what is it and how do I switch phone deals? Text to switch is a name that aptly describes an initiative thataims to make switching phone provider - while keeping your number - easier than ever. The text to switch system must be used by all networks after regulator Ofcom announced the new way o...
21:00, 07/12/2019

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01:14, 07/23/2019

New Nintendo Switch: everything we want to see from the next Switch console New Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch 2, Switch Pro, Switch Mini, or a pair of new Switch consoles – whatever the new handheld from Nintendo is called, there's going to be at least one other Switch model coming down the line at some point ...
21:14, 05/28/2019

The Switch Lite Seems Nice, But What I Really Want Is a Switch Pro Earlier this week, Nintendo finally announced the long-rumored Switch Lite and it looks good. At $200, even though it doesn’t have support for the standard model’s docking feature, the Switch Lite seems like the natural upgrade for anyone still cling...
17:28, 07/12/2019

Nintendo’s new Switch Lite can’t actually ‘switch’ Nintendo has officially given us a first look at its upcoming Switch Lite console, aimed at handheld gaming. The Japanese company says the new device – which is oddly reminiscent of the Wii U – will launch on September 20 with a suggested retail pric...
15:56, 07/10/2019

New Nintendo Switch 2: everything we want to see from the next Switch console Rumors have been circling for a while now that a new Nintendo Switch 2 is on the way, which could boast upgraded hardware in comparison to the original Nintendo Switch – maybe a Nintendo Switch Pro?But the new Nintendo Switch devices, the new ...
15:56, 08/23/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite Specs VS Nintendo Switch Spes: Price aside, whats the difference? Nintendo has just announced the Switch Lite, but aside from it's cheaper price point and lack of detachable Joy-Con's what's the big comparisons under the hood....
17:56, 07/10/2019

August bank holiday travel: Drivers urged to travel 'after 9pm' as one of the busiest days of year on roads gets under way Bank holiday revellers have been urged to drive "after 9pm" as motorists are warned to expect heavy traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year....
15:00, 08/23/2019

Switch Lite console update: Nintendo has ANOTHER Switch console coming out this year Nintendo has announced plans to ship a new Switch console later this year, but it's also quietly altering the original Switch, too - here's what you need to know....
01:28, 07/15/2019

E-scooters can now be found around Tucson TUCSON – Razor and Bird electronic scooters were introduced to the downtown Tucson and 4th Avenue area Thursday. As part of a 6-month pilot program, 1,500 e-scooters will be deployed around the city to see if they are a right fit for Tucson. Ra...
07:00, 09/13/2019

E-scooters aren’t as green as you think E-scooters have a very environmentally-friendly image. Tiny and battery-powered, they seem like a convenient, responsible alternative to making short trips in a car, but new research suggests that the big picture is a lot more complicated. A team of ...
01:00, 08/03/2019

I Rode All the E-Scooters. Most of Them Are Awful Except Two One weekend morning towards the end of 2018, I woke up at home in Venice, CA and took a walk, only to see something entirely new: people on electric scooters. And I mean lots of people on electric scooters. Literally overnight, a new company called B...
22:42, 06/10/2019

Welcome to San Diego. Don’t Mind the Scooters. A year ago, electric rental scooters were hailed as the next big thing in transportation. But their troubles in San Diego show how the services have now hit growing pains....
10:42, 09/04/2019

E-scooters now seem less likely to run people off sidewalks What a difference a year makes - what was chaos in 2018 has turned orderly, as scooters now get parked in the "furniture zones," of sidewalks.       ...
18:56, 07/20/2019

Scooters are being thrown into water for fun In Marseille, scooters are being thrown into the water by the dozen. An environmentally harmful practice that is causing headaches for authorities.       ...
17:14, 07/22/2019

Why E-Scooters Are on the Rise, Along With Injuries It’s been less than two years since the first crop of stand-up electric scooters for rent were dumped on a city sidewalk, but they can now be found around the world. Startups including Bird, Lime, Skip and Spin allow riders to locate and unlock scoot...
10:14, 07/20/2019

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02:00, 06/11/2019

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11:42, 07/01/2019

New York set to legalize e-scooters and e-bikes New York lawmakers look set to legalize electric scooter and bike sharing services throughout the state. A vote on a Senate bill is likely to take place Wednesday, just before the end of the legislative session. Since Governor Andrew Cuomo seems to s...
05:14, 06/18/2019

Electric scooters will be available to rent soon in Tucson The city of Tucson is launching an electric scooter program to test the viability of scooters as a mobility option in Tucson. The Tucson Department of Transportation is going to test and observe the option and demand for scooters over a six-month ti...
08:14, 09/05/2019

Are electric scooters legal? Know the law where you live Electric scooters are a relatively new way to travel, and the law is still catching up with the technology.Wherever you live, it’s unlikely that you’ll be allowed to ride on pavements or sidewalks. Electric scooters can typically reach ...
22:28, 06/10/2019

Electric scooters: your complete guide Electric scooters are springing up in cities around the world, often without warning or explanation. They're a fun, convenient way to get around, but there are a few facts you should be aware of before hiring one (or taking the plunge and buying...
19:28, 06/14/2019

Atlanta bans e-scooters at night Atlanta is banning electric scooters in the nighttime hours during what's been a deadly summer for riders. The ban will be from 9 p.m. until 4 a.m.        ...
14:14, 08/09/2019

Germany to become latest mass market for e-scooters They already motor through the United States and many European countries. Soon, they will also be a common sight on Germany's streets. Are we seeing an important shift away from the car in terms of transport policy?...
06:28, 05/18/2019

E-scooters zipping around Edmonton cause for excitement and concern Electric scooters have arrived in central parts of Edmonton, prompting excitement over a new mode of transportation but also concern over the many ways riders can be injured....
03:00, 08/17/2019

Thousands of scooters recalled in UK due to 'loose screws' Chinese electronics company Xiaomi is recalling more than 10,000 electric scooters due to safety concerns - with more than 7,800 affected models sold in the UK....
18:56, 06/07/2019

Electric scooters: Love or hate them? Here's what you need to know Scooters gain in popularity due to its convenience, but draw criticism over safety concerns. Cities and companies are coming up with solutions.       ...
11:28, 08/13/2019

Asian Startups Scrap Over Shared Scooters Local startups are moving to grab market share as the scooter-sharing industry comes to the Asia-Pacific region, setting up a battle with global players like U.S.-based Lime....
17:14, 06/01/2019

Electronic scooters to be deployed in Tucson this September TUCSON – Shared electric scooters will hit the road in Tucson starting on Sept. 12 and be available for rent citywide. The electric scooters are part of a sixth-month trial pilot program to see if rental electric scooters are something that cou...
06:42, 08/31/2019

Germany's upper house set to vote on e-scooters The German Bundesrat is to vote on whether to approve electric scooters on the country's roads and bike paths. Most major European countries, except the UK, have already approved their use....
09:28, 05/17/2019

New York legalizes controversial e-bikes and scooters The deal, announced Monday, emerged from negotiations between state lawmakers and city officials that went wait into Sunday night, a person familiar with the talks said....
22:42, 06/17/2019

The electric skateboards, scooters and bikes you should be using at school Please enjoy this guide to the best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school special. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and....
21:14, 08/09/2019

Eco wonder or safety nightmare? Germany to vote on e-scooters Electric scooters could be on roads by June, leaving UK last major European country not to have approved useGermany’s upper house of parliament is due to vote on Friday on whether to allow electric scooters on to the country’s roads, following a feve...
10:42, 05/16/2019

First UAE-made electric scooters to be rolled out in September The stand-up scooters, powered by electric motors, have been banned in Dubai but a Dubai-based start-up is revving up to launch its first electric scooters, designed and developed in the UAE, by the end of September.Dubai’s Roads and Transport...
16:28, 07/25/2019

Spin's revamped e-scooters are coming to eight US cities Spin, the e-scooter startup acquired by Ford, is rolling out its redesigned electric scooters and bringing them to more cities across the US. The new scooters have a larger frame with a wider and longer platform. They come with bigger, tubeless tires...
01:28, 07/26/2019

Oktoberfest bans e-scooters from festival grounds With intoxicated riders causing numerous accidents in Germany since they were introduced this summer, Munich officials have decided not to risk it. Strict restrictions and no-go zones have been set up for Oktoberfest....
20:01, 09/10/2019

Uber upgrades its Jump scooters and bikes Uber has revealed its second-generation Jump electric scooters, which will feature bigger wheels and improved brakes. The rideshare giant showed off its new scooter at its third-annual Elevate conference, along with a new user swappable battery syste...
01:56, 06/13/2019

Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo Switch Lite: is bigger really better? Launching in March of 2017, the Nintendo Switch has been a runaway success for Nintendo - something the company so desperately needed after the disappointing Wii-U last generation. In the two and a half years since its release, we’ve seen mill...
19:42, 07/11/2019

How hacked rental e-scooters could be the future of street crime This changes everything | As we travel in autonomous cars or on electronic scooters, a trick involving a bit of malicious code may put our computer networks at risk...
03:14, 05/02/2019

Electric Scooters Are Coming to New York, But You Can’t Rent One in Manhattan Tech leaders and delivery workers fought to lift the ban on electric bikes and scooters. Manhattan is off limits to the scooters because of congestion....
19:42, 06/19/2019

E-scooters put Swedish start-up VOI on road to positive cashflow Hjelm said the sector had learnt from past mistakes, with VOI upgrading to a model with longer-range swappable batteries to eliminate transport costs and increase product life....
22:56, 07/08/2019

Boom in electric scooters leads to more injuries, fatalities Andrew Hardy was crossing the street on an electric scooter in downtown Los Angeles when a car struck him at 50 miles per hour and flung him 15 feet in the air before he smacked his head on the pavement and fell unconscious. The 26-year-old snapped t...
22:56, 06/07/2019

Usain Bolt launches his electric scooters in the UK – but you can't ride them Bolt Mobility, an electric scooter sharing company co-founded by sprinter and footballer Usain Bolt, has made its UK debut. There's only one problem: its scoooters aren't legal to ride in the country.The launch took place at Bolt's Tra...
15:28, 06/20/2019

Cyclists and E-Scooters Are Clashing in the Battle for Europe’s Streets It was five o’clock on a recent Monday afternoon, and at one of the busiest connectors between the city’s center and its surrounding neighborhoods, rush hour was in full swing. Hundreds of vehicles flowed across Dronning Louise’s br...
19:14, 08/27/2019

E-scooters in downtown are parked correctly and incorrectly, should be near bus stops. Cities are working to reign in scooters to conform, to be ridden in bike lanes and parked in "Furnishing zones". Photo gallery of scooters in LA       ...
02:14, 07/20/2019

Electric scooters aren't as eco-friendly as they seem, study finds Materials used in manufacturing and companies’ efforts to collect and charge scooters create significant greenhouse gas emissionsAt first glance, the assertion that dockless electric scooters are more environmentally friendly than other modes of tran...
17:56, 08/03/2019

Google Maps gives you more ways to find Lime scooters Google Maps is making it easier to find a Lime bike or scooter on your own terms. As of today, the Android version of Google's app (iOS is due in the "coming weeks") can help you find Lime rides in the cycling and walking tabs, not just transit...
19:14, 08/13/2019

Uber makes it easier to find bikes and scooters in its app As of today, when Uber customers in Atlanta and San Diego open their Uber app, they'll see Jump bikes and scooters, as well as Lime scooters, in the main map. According to TechCrunch, Uber plans to add bike and scooter availability to its app in...
23:28, 07/01/2019

Hurricane Dorian: What's being done to prevent scooters from becoming projectiles Dockless electric scooters are all over Florida, and cities are working with the companies to remove and secure them ahead of Hurricane Dorian.       ...
00:14, 08/31/2019

Volkswagen teams up with China's NIU to make e-scooters - Die Welt German carmaker Volkswagen will join forces with China's NIU to produce battery-powered kick scooters, German newspaper Die Welt reported on Monday without giving sources....
13:28, 05/06/2019

E-scooters put Swedish start-up on road to positive cashflow Growing numbers of young people whizzing around Europe's big cities on electric scooters may represent a nightmare for some pedestrians and motorists, but for Swedish sharing start-up VOI they offer a path to positive cashflow....
19:00, 07/08/2019

Volkswagen teams up with China's NIU to make e-scooters: Die Welt German carmaker Volkswagen will join forces with China's NIU to produce battery-powered kick scooters, German newspaper Die Welt reported on Monday without giving sources....
15:14, 05/06/2019

Bird Scooters Looking For Several Hundred Million More Dollars to Piss Away The Information got their hands on Bird’s presentation to current investors and the overall picture is not pretty. The e-scooter company currently valued at $2.3 billion, is low on cash after losing $100 million in the first quarter of 2019. This des...
20:42, 07/11/2019

Paris clamps down on electric scooters as law of the jungle rules If you're spending time in Paris this summer and decide to check out one of the 20,000 electric scooters buzzing along its boulevards, you might want to be careful how you ride and where you end up parking....
18:28, 06/24/2019

Electric scooters rollout off to a bumpy start in Germany Germany is seeing a transportation revolution, as electric scooters win over new riders with their speed and ease. But a spike in accidents involving the new vehicles has sparked concern among police and medical experts....
07:42, 07/08/2019

E-scooters can hit German streets after upper house approval The German Bundesrat has voted to allow electric scooters on the country's roads and bike paths. The UK is now the only major European country yet to approve their use....
15:14, 05/17/2019

Apple Pay will support NFC stickers on scooters and parking meters Apple is reportedly working on a new NFC feature that will allow iPhone users to make Apple Pay purchases by tapping special, NFC-equipped tags. That means retailers won't need bulky terminals, and iPhone users won't need to download a thir...
09:28, 05/14/2019

New York State Set to Legalize Electric Scooters and Bikes New York City just got one step closer to being plagued with the piles of electric bikes and scooters that clutter the sidewalks of lesser cities. This is going to be a shitshow. Read more......
04:42, 06/18/2019

Bird, lime sue towing company over impounded e-scooters (NBC News) Electric scooters and bikes have exploded in dozens of American cities, but some business owners and landlords are frustrated with the deluge of dockless two-wheelers. In California, a tow company called ScootScoop is impounding thousands ...
05:42, 07/27/2019

Electric scooters have arrived in Europe — and a lot of people there hate them too Drunken riders and poorly parked scooters have given rise to what Paris's mayor has called "anarchy," while Copenhagen police have arrested 28 intoxicated electric scooter riders....
04:28, 07/10/2019

How does travel medical insurance differ from travel insurance and do you need it? The chances of facing a major medical problem on vacation are small but the financial consequences of a serious event are potentially quite large.       ...
08:14, 07/12/2019

Scooters are exxxtreme as hell in this crazy wicked 2000 video We all know scooters—sorry, “scooterz”—are the best of all personal-sized, self-propelling vehicles. While bicycles and skateboards were short-lived fads that nobody uses anymore and rollerblades are eternally for dorks, the scooter was such a powerf...
21:56, 08/28/2019

Cuomo pumps break on bill to legalize e-bikes, scooters Gov. Andrew Cuomo pumped the breaks on a bill approved by the state Legislature that would legalize motorized scooters and bikes. “I have heard a number of concerns from safety advocates who don’t believe we should allow scooters, e-bikes on sidewalk...
01:42, 06/22/2019

Electric scooters are set to be the future of urban mobility, Chinese tech CEO says Yan Li, CEO of Niu Technologies, says urban congestion makes cars a poor mode of transportation in cities and that electric scooters are a better alternative....
11:28, 07/10/2019

China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft, the rid...
10:42, 08/16/2019

Miami Orders E-Scooters Off Roads Before Hurricane To Avoid "Scooternado" Welcome to the waning months of 2019, when nature's brewing, barreling hurricanes are strengthening, and humanity's disdain for walking has made preparing for those hurricanes increasingly strange....
09:56, 08/31/2019

Miami’s gathering electric scooters before Dorian sends them airborne With the help of hurricane-force winds, dockless electric scooters could soon start terrorizing more than mere city streets. The City of Miami has asked electric scooter companies to collect their fleets out of fear the vehicles could become flying p...
17:00, 08/31/2019

Nashville considers banning electric scooters after death of 26-year-old man The mayor of Nashville has recommended that the city ban electric scooters from the streets of Tennessee's capital, a month after a 26-year-old man was struck and killed by a car while riding one of the two-wheeled vehicles....
23:56, 06/26/2019

Rental bikes or e-scooters: Who will win Berlin's urban mobility battle? The German capital's fame as a cyclist's paradise has attracted many rental bikes companies. And now electric scooters have joined this fast-paced business race. The fight for this new market has started....
15:42, 07/17/2019

Back to school: The electric skateboards, bikes and scooters to use on campus Please enjoy this guide to the best electric bikes, scooters and skateboards to use at school, just one part of our larger 2019 back-to-school special. In addition to top picks in 11 categories -- everything from laptops to smartphones to gaming and....
17:56, 08/02/2019

Paris bans e-scooters from sidewalks, citing rise in accidents France will ban electric scooters from its sidewalks from September, after locals grew frustrated with the vehicles congesting public areas and causing an increase in accidents....
16:00, 05/04/2019

With Jaguars In Pools, Naked Men On Scooters, Europe Faces Summer Heat An early summer heat wave across Europe is breaking monthly - and in some cities - all-time records, as the continent oven-bakes under dangerous temperatures soaring above 100 Fahrenheit, driven by......
19:14, 06/28/2019

Texan men caught riding scooters down Milwaukee highway following GPS instructions to museum Three Texans were slapped with hefty fines Monday after they were seen on camera riding dockless scooters down the shoulder of an interstate highway in Milwaukee, police said....
08:56, 08/22/2019

Bird Sued for Classifying Workers Who Charge Scooters as Independent Contractors A worker for the e-scooter company Bird has sued the billion-dollar micro-mobility startup for classifying the workers who charge the e-scooters as independent contractors in order to save money and cut costs....
17:14, 05/07/2019

Lyft's scooters steering new customers to ride-hailing, but winter is coming A quarter of Lyft Inc customers who use its bikes and scooters are new to the company, executives said on Wednesday, outlining how investments in the expensive growth area may eventually benefit the core ride-hailing business....
09:00, 08/08/2019

Video shows teens on e-scooters beat, rob Baltimore civilian employee Surveillance footage captured in Baltimore shows a civilian employee for the city’s police department being attacked and severely beaten by a group of teens — who rode up and robbed him on electric scooters. “That is extremely shock...
01:56, 07/26/2019

Government Think Tank Proposes Electrifying Motorbikes, Scooters In 6-8 Years: Report The Indian government's leading think-tank has proposed electrifying most motorbikes and scooters within the next six to eight years to curb pollution and reduce dependency on fossil fuels....
10:56, 05/23/2019

Ather Announces Price Cut Of Up To Rs. 9000 On Electric Scooters Post New GST Rates The Ather 340 and the 450 get a price reduction by up to Rs. 9000 on the on-road prices. The price drop comes with the change in the GST rates for EVs that now stands at five per cent instead of 12......
23:00, 08/01/2019

Texan men caught riding scooters down Milkwaukee freeway following GPS instructions to museum Three Texans were slapped with hefty fines Monday after they were seen on camera riding dockless scooters down the shoulder of an interstate highway in Milwaukee, police said....
04:56, 08/22/2019

Miami orders all e-scooters cleared from streets as Hurricane Dorian approaches It’s an issue most would probably overlook when preparing for a major storm, but Miami is asking companies to collect their electric scooters off of the city’s streets before Hurricane Dorian makes landfall.      ...
22:28, 08/30/2019

Bird modestly says its 'swanlike' new design is the Ford Model T of electric scooters Bird's new electric scooter is smart looking, with no visible screws and a more streamlined design than its predecessor, but it might not be quite as game-changing as its creator suggests.Bird Two will soon become part of the company's floc...
17:28, 08/02/2019

UPDATE 2-China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft, the rid...
22:56, 08/17/2019

UPDATE 1-China's Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging stations Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker, on Friday unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft, the rid...
12:14, 08/16/2019

Police Pull Nearly a Dozen Dockless Scooters From Their Watery Graves in Portland, Say More to Come A county sheriff’s dive team recovered 11 e-scooters from downtown Portland’s Willamette River near the Hawthorne Bridge on Tuesday after they were discovered by police divers, the Oregonian reported.Read more......
08:28, 06/26/2019

We visited the Vespa headquarters in Italy to see how the world-famous scooters are made Vespas are an icon of Italian culture, featured in movies like Fellini's "La Dolce Vita" and "Roman Holiday" with Audrey Hepburn. Vespa has made and sold over 1.6 million scooters all over the world. We visited the headquarters of Vespa and the Piagg...
07:56, 08/03/2019

There Is Nothing Funny About The Very Real Threat Of Scooters Causing Mayhem During Hurricane Dorian Miami residents have a lot to worry about this Labor Day weekend as Hurricane Dorian closes down on them. The risks they face as a potentially deadly hurricane looms in the near future is absolutely not a joke. There is nothing funny about the whole ...
02:14, 08/31/2019

E-Scooters Pulled From Miami Streets to Avoid 'Scooternado' During Hurricane Dorian As Hurricane Dorian nears Florida ahead of its expected landfall early next week, Miami is taking measures to ensure that the e-scooters on its city streets don’t become an inadvertent safety hazard—namely, that they don’t wind up turning into danger...
06:14, 08/31/2019

Uber, Bird loses bid for U.S. tariff relief on Chinese-made bikes, scooters The U.S. Trade Representative's Office rejected Uber Technologies Inc's request for relief from 25% tariffs imposed on Chinese-made electric bicycles, according to a May 29 letter....
23:42, 06/13/2019

Bird snaps up Scoot, letting its electric scooters return to the streets of San Francisco Bird, a giant in the burgeoning electric scooter market, has bought smaller company Scoot, enabling its two-wheelers to return to the streets of San Francisco.The likes of Bird and Lime didn't endear themselves to the authorities when they flood...
17:14, 06/13/2019

Uber unveils brand new Jump electric scooters and swappable batteries for bikes Uber launched its Jump scooter rental service in October, with Xiaomi delivering the actual scooters that are one tap away if available in your city. But Uber has partnered with a different company for a second version of the Jump scooter, which will...
03:28, 06/13/2019

Nintendo Switch E3 games news: Are more Xbox Games coming to Switch via Xbox Games Pass? It looks like Microsoft is hinting that Nintendo could be a big part of its E3 plans this year - was Cuphead just the start of the partnership between the two companies?...
22:56, 06/09/2019

Uber’s $24.99 monthly subscription pass covers rides, bikes, scooters, and food deliveries Frequent Uber customers in San Francisco and Chicago might want to try out Uber’s new subscription pass that combines all of the company’s offerings into a single deal. We’re looking at discounted Uber rides, access to Jump electric...
09:00, 07/24/2019

Uber tests monthly subscription service combining rides, eats, bikes & scooters Many people seem to have monthly subscriptions to various things like the gym or a streaming service like Netflix well now Uber is testing out their own monthly service. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.      ...
21:28, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Uber, Bird loses bid for U.S. tariff relief on Chinese-made bikes, scooters The U.S. Trade Representative's Office rejected Uber Technologies Inc's request for relief from 25% tariffs imposed on Chinese-made electric bicycles, according to a May 29 letter....
23:42, 06/13/2019

Oregon sheriff's office goes fishing in Willamette River, pulls out 57 electric scooters and bikes More than 50 e-scooters and bikes were pulled out of the Willamette River in Portland by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office.        ...
07:00, 06/27/2019

Nintendo Switch Netflix App: Can you watch Netflix on Nintendo Switch in 2019? THE Nintendo Switch is a popular portable gaming console, but it is lacking one major feature – media entertainment. So when can you start watching Netflix on the Nintendo Switch?...
16:14, 05/31/2019

The Mysterious Midas City: 2,800-Year-Old City with Monumental Facades and Strange Inscriptions A being named Midas has been immortalized in Yazılıkaya, Turkey. Many people think the famous inscription dedicated to this person referred to the king remembered for his ‘golden touch’, but that’s just because the deity associated with the Midas Mon...
04:42, 09/11/2019

New York City to unveil largest rainbow pride flag in city’s history New York is coming out in a larger-than-life way this Pride Month, unveiling the biggest pride flag in the city's history on Friday. But it won't be a traditional cloth flag....
01:42, 06/13/2019

New York City FC reap rewards of shared Manchester City vision Manchester City's dominance of English football is helping their affiliate clubs to be successful around the world, using their expertise on the pitch as well as off it, New York City FC sporting director Claudio Reyna said....
07:56, 07/30/2019

California city removes all gendered language like ‘manholes’ from city code NBC NEWS – Berkeley, California is doing away with “manholes” — kind of. The city with a long history of progressivism is moving forward with a plan to remove all gendered language from its city code. Soon, Berkeley will formally re...
03:00, 07/19/2019

North Carolina city files lawsuit against RV company for flying American flag out of city ordinance A battle between a North Carolina city and an RV company continues as the city fights to remove the large American flag that flies high outside of the business....
21:28, 05/22/2019

Maryland man allegedly rams truck into City Hall because city turned off his water after he didn't pay bill A Maryland man was arrested last week after he allegedly rammed his truck repeatedly into the local City Hall building — because the city turned his water off after he didn't pay his bill, according to the mayor....
20:56, 09/04/2019

A city suffocating: most polluted city in Americas struggles to change Wood smoke smothers Coyhaique, Chile, in June and July. Yet despite the WHO ranking its air worst in the Americas, residents are reluctant to alter their habitsPhotographs by Claudio Frías“I was born and raised beside a roaring fire,” says Yasna Segu...
09:14, 07/17/2019

Manchester City Unable To Overcome The Irrepressible Might Of Norwich City In what could end up being the most stunning upset of season, recently-promoted Norwich City took down defending Premier League champions on Saturday, 3-2. The result came on the back of a stellar performance from Norwich’s Finnish veteran Teemu Pukk...
22:28, 09/14/2019

Norwich City v Manchester City: Premier League – live! Premier League updates from the 5.30pm BST kick-offCity won’t spend big to replace injured Laporte, says GuardiolaAny comments? Email scott.murray@theguardian.com 7.10pm BST 83 min: Norwich make their first change of the evening. Buendia is replaced ...
20:28, 09/14/2019

Some city leaders oppose Tucson’s sanctuary city measure TUCSON — On Tuesday night, the Tucson City Council officially gave the green light for the “Tucson Families Free and Together” initiative, Prop 205, to appear on the November ballot. The Pima County Republican Party is challenging t...
22:56, 08/12/2019

Coventry City announce groundshare at Birmingham City for next season • League One side fail to reach agreement to stay at Ricoh Arena• EFL ‘reluctantly agree’ club can play home games at St Andrew’sCoventry City have announced they will play their home games at Birmingham City’s St Andrew’s ground next season, after f...
15:42, 06/07/2019

Juul, the San Francisco e-cigarette startup that city officials want to kick out, is trying to buy a 29-floor office tower in the heart of the city Getty E-cigarette startup Juul Labs is reportedly in talks to purchase a 29-floor building in downtown San Francisco as it struggles to house a rapidly growing workforce. The startup has come under intense scrutiny from federal and local officials f...
11:00, 05/02/2019

HGTV's 'Windy City Rehab' stars forced to stop working by the city of Chicago due to several code violations Stars of HGTV’s “Windy City Rehab,” Alison Victoria Gramenos and Donovan Eckhardt, were blocked by the City of Chicago from filing new work permits after a series of alleged code and permit violations....
19:56, 07/11/2019

South Dakota's Rapid City adds Barack Obama statue to its City of Presidents collection The statue is part of the City of Presidents, a collection of life-size bronze statues of every former president in South Dakota's Rapid City.        ...
05:14, 07/15/2019

European City Goes Above And Beyond To Be Most Dementia-Friendly City In The World (NBC NEWS) – Right now, 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s a number that’s expected to more than double in the next 30 years. Unlike other diseases, there isn’t a single new promising treatment on the horizon. Instead o...
01:56, 05/26/2019

Michigan city council candidate says city should be as white ‘as possible’ MARYSVILLE, Mich. — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white “as much as possible.” Jean Cramer made the commen...
05:56, 08/24/2019

Republicans sue City of Tucson in Sanctuary City petition TUCSON –The Pima County Republican Party filed a lawsuit against the City of Tucson challenging its Sanctuary City petition, the party announced Friday. According to a news release, Republicans believe the minimum number of petition signatures requir...
22:00, 07/12/2019

2.60 Lakh Kg Rice Worth 85 Lakh Stolen Using Scooters, Bikes: Police In a bizarre incident, some officials of the Food Corporation of India and a private company allegedly stole over 2.60 lakh kilogram rice worth about Rs 85 lakh by falsely showing that the consignment......
09:28, 08/13/2019

'Sanctuary city for the unborn': All-male city council in Texas town bans most abortions Waskom, Texas, has no abortion services available, but supporters of the measure wanted to prevent a clinic from being able to open in the city.        ...
21:14, 06/13/2019

Yu-Gi-Oh On Switch Is All The Yu-Gi-Oh I’ll Ever Need Most of my experience with Yu-Gi-Oh, Konami’s long-running collectible card game/cartoon series, comes from video games. I’ve tapped more virtual cards than physical ones, and most of my matches have been against computer opponents. That’s how I like...
00:28, 08/28/2019

Nintendo fans take another look at the Switch After two years with the Nintendo Switch, a few things still manage to impress editor Devindra Hardawar, like how flexible the system is mobile or docked, or the way those shareable Joy-Cons pull everyone into the experience. In re-examining his revi...
18:42, 06/07/2019

New Pet Sim For Switch Is No Nintendogs But It's Still Better Than My Real Dog This is Pootie, my Shiba Inu from Little Friends: Dogs & Cats, which is out this week for Nintendo Switch. He’s not the best frisbee catcher in the world and often misbehaves during walkies, but I still like him better than my actual, real-life d...
22:28, 05/29/2019

How to tell the new Nintendo Switch console apart from the old one Nintendo a few days ago unveiled its second Switch console, the Switch Lite that’s all about handheld gameplay, featuring no support whatsoever for TVs. Soon after that, the company quietly confirmed that a hardware refresh of the regular Switc...
21:42, 07/18/2019

Overwatch Comes To Switch Next Month One of tonight’s Nintendo Direct announcements has leaked early: Blizzard’s popular hero shooter Overwatch is coming to the Switch. It’ll be out next month....
21:42, 09/04/2019

Are these the first pictures of the “Switch Mini”? Hey, look at how I'm playing this obviously real system with my obviously real hands. In 2019, we've seen rumor after rumor after rumor after rumor that Nintendo is planning to release a new, smaller version o...
01:14, 06/20/2019

I Get More Excited About Old Games On Switch Than New Ones I’ve spent much of the last week staring at the Switch eShop page for the Grandia HD Collection willing myself not to buy it. For me, it is probably the most alluring recent release on the system, a collection of two classic RPGs I’ve never played, a...
18:28, 08/22/2019

You’ll soon be able to run Android on your Nintendo Switch If you’ve been dying to install Android on your Nintendo Switch to turn it into an even more versatile gadget, then your wish is about to come true. We’ve seen all the teasers showing us that Android can operate on the console, and the te...
18:42, 07/28/2019

Put ActRaiser on the Switch, you cowards Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Pl...
09:42, 09/13/2019

After Math: Flipping the Switch Nintendo wasn't the only company this week making headlines about switches. Facebook's poker playing AI turned the tables on some Texas Hold'em pros, Foxconn pulled the old switcheroo on the state of Wisconsin, and Luminar's new L...
17:56, 07/14/2019

The Witcher 3 Comes To Switch This Year Never again will you have to decide between playing The Witcher 3 and leaving the house, because The Witcher 3 is coming to Nintendo Switch....
18:42, 06/11/2019

The best games for Nintendo Switch Nintendo's Switch is on a roll. The youngest of the games consoles is punching above its weight with a mix of core Nintendo games that have pushed iconic characters like Mario and Link into the modern gaming age. The Switch is also a portable co...
15:42, 07/03/2019

Paper Round: De Gea set for PSG switch "Manchester United could lose David de Gea but sign Sean Longstaff, Jurgen Klopp is a target for Juventus, and Rafael Benitez could lose Salomon Rondon."...
09:28, 05/22/2019

The 13 best places to travel alone Solo travelers can and do go just about anywhere, but these places are particularly easy and even rewarding to visit by yourself.        ...
03:14, 05/17/2019

The best places to travel alone Solo travelers can and do go just about anywhere, but these places are particularly easy and even rewarding to visit by yourself.       ...
21:14, 06/10/2019

Air travel in academia Our planet’s warming climate presents an imminent and catastrophic challenge that will have far-reaching economic, social, and political ramifications. As residents of a wealthy, developed nation, we contribute more to climate change than the average...
01:28, 08/08/2019

How Brexit could hit travel in and out of UK The likelihood of the UK crashing chaotically out of the EU seems increasingly likely. Here's how a no-deal Brexit might affect air travel, passports, driving licenses, insurance and other essentials...
15:00, 08/28/2019

How to Prepare Your Pet for Air Travel Traveling with animals can be tricky and stressful, especially if they are like every pet I have ever owned and have a naturally skittish temperament. But there are some steps you can take to make air travel less stressful for them—and you....
20:56, 07/16/2019

The Morning After: Nintendo's Lite Switch Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Nintendo reveals its next console, and we even have a peek at Samsung's next Galaxy Note. There's also a new update for Google's AI-powered Translate camera, and the last Windows 10 preview is tes...
17:00, 07/11/2019

The Witcher 3 really is coming to Nintendo Switch somehow Nintendo must be performing some sort of dark arts ritual with developers CD Projekt Red, as, somehow, The Witcher 3 really is coming to the Nintendo Switch.Announced during the company's E3 2019 livestream, the epic adventure that wowed on home...
21:14, 06/11/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games from E3 2019 Nintendo hasn’t held a physical conference at E3 for some time now, and E3 2019 was no different. But it still knocked it out of the park with its online showcase for the Nintendo Switch this year, announcing a slew of incredible-looking new g...
21:14, 06/11/2019

Two Old Men Rank The SNES Games On Switch After years of wishing and hoping, Nintendo finally added a selection of Super Nintendo games to its Switch online service. Which of the 20 classics should you play first? We had Kotaku’s resident old men, Chris Kohler and Mike Fahey, Statler and Wal...
00:56, 09/07/2019

Here’s why Nintendo Switch consoles keep frying Enlarge / The "overcooked" game listing in this shot is a little on-the-nose, for a lot of Switch owners who tried using third-party cables, chargers, or docks with the portable console. (credit: Pixabay) For over a year, Nintendo Switch owners ha...
19:56, 08/04/2019

The OnePlus 7 Pro's 90 Hz screen will sometimes silently switch down to 60 Hz One of the OnePlus 7 Pro's defining features and major selling points is its 90 Hz display. The extra-fast refresh rate allows for animations to be buttery smooth giving you a kind of a "soap opera effect" as you scroll through information. It's cool...
15:42, 06/14/2019

Smart is the first car brand to switch to an all-EV lineup Smart has touted electric models in its lineup for years, but they've usually been secondary to the gas and diesel models. Now, however, the EVs have the spotlight to themselves. The Daimler badge has revealed the EQ Fortwo and EQ Forfour, bot...
23:42, 09/06/2019

Nintendo Switch Online: should you sign up? The Nintendo Switch Online service has been live for near enough two years now – though even then it was late to the game. Rival services like Xbox Live or PlayStation Plus had been going for years previously, offering a host of online benefit...
00:14, 08/09/2019

‘Xenoblade Chronicles’ will be remastered for Switch The Wii game Xenoblade Chronicles will be remade for Switch. Nintendo announced today that a remastered version of the 2012 JRPG called Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition will be released sometime in 2020. A trailer for the new game was unveiled...
04:00, 09/05/2019

One Of The Coolest Rhythm Games Ever, Now On Switch Originally released for iOS and Android way back in 2012, Rayark’s Cytus is one of the sleekest, most stylish rhythm games out there. Today it’s out on the Switch as Cytus Alpha, and with more than 200 songs (including previously unreleased tracks), ...
19:42, 05/14/2019

All The Nintendo Games Ported From The Wii U To The Switch The Wii U wasn’t exactly a raging success. The Nintendo Switch certainly is. So you can’t blame Nintendo for wanting to bring a bunch of games that a lot of people missed on the former over to the latter....
09:28, 09/05/2019

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verge that "we do not have a Nintendo Switch exchange....
07:42, 08/18/2019

The Switch Lite is the cutest console we ever did see The Switch Lite is exactly what it sounds like: A smaller, more portable version of Nintendo's latest console darling. It forgoes the ability to well, switch, between docked and portable modes, in exchange for a sleeker experience. Tl;dr: It...
00:56, 08/28/2019

When Influencers Switch Platforms—and Bare It All You follow them on Instagram, admiring their bodies, envying their lifestyles. And then they get intimate on OnlyFans. The influencers are now obtainable....
19:56, 08/19/2019

'The Witcher 3' comes to the Switch on October 15th We first heard that The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was coming to the Switch back in June, but now, thanks to an announcement at Gamescom, we have an official release date: October 15th....
16:00, 08/20/2019

Is it time to switch income tax with a sales tax? With wealth inequality rising the case for raising revenue via a consumption tax is compellingIs it time for the US to consider switching from income tax to a progressive consumption tax as a way of addressing growing wealth inequality? Many economis...
20:14, 09/05/2019

Nintendo may have many, many more Switch consoles planned Nintendo is definitely releasing the $200 Switch Lite handheld console on September 20th, and may release a higher-end console soon too, if rumors are to be believed. Its plans might even go beyond all that, however. The company is reportedly working...
15:28, 08/07/2019

There Are Some Decent Card Games On The Switch, And More On The Way Hearthstone, The Elder Scrolls: Legends, and Gwent are nowhere to be found on the Nintendo Switch. While it’s unclear what’s holding the biggest digital card games back from the platform, their absence has opened up space for a handful of other decen...
21:28, 05/15/2019

Add Three Excellent Switch Games to Your Library For $40 Each Mario Kart 8 Deluxe [Digital Code] | $40 | AmazonDonkey Kong Country: Tropic Freeze [Digital Code] | $40 | Amazon Hyrule Warriors: Definitive Edition [Digital Code] | $40 | Amazon...
14:28, 06/12/2019

There Are a Bunch of Nintendo Switch Deals Available Right Now The Nintendo Switch has been around long enough that we’re starting to see certified refurbs hit the market en masse. This one’s available for $275, which is only a $25 discount, but it’s sold direct from Nintendo’s own eBay storefront, and includes ...
15:14, 05/09/2019

Build the PC of your dreams... on PS4, Xbox and Switch PC Building Simulator, a game in which players can create monster PC gaming rigs, is now available on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Before you start asking too many questions about the cognitive dissonance of building a virtual PC on a...
07:28, 08/14/2019

How to make the switch from a two-income household to just one Whatever the reason a couple considers going from two incomes to one, the decision can be overwhelming and even frightening. However, anyone can sail through this transition with proper planning and be glad they made the change....
14:00, 05/08/2019

107 Bengal Lawmakers Will Switch To BJP "Very Soon", Says Mukul Roy As many as 107 legislators of Trinamool Congress, the Left and the Congress are in touch with the BJP, party leader Mukul Roy claimed on Saturday, vowing to bring down the Mamata Banerjee government......
01:28, 07/14/2019

Should You Switch Bank Accounts for the Rewards? Signup bonuses are so common for new bank accounts that I can almost guarantee you got one the last time you opened a checking account. It’s typical to get a small cash reward for setting up direct deposit or putting a certain amount of cash in your ...
01:28, 05/08/2019

This might be what the upcoming Nintendo Switch Mini really looks like A leak a few weeks ago, revealed the alleged design of the Nintendo Switch Mini, the smaller, more affordable Switch console that’s supposedly launching this year. At the time, we told you that while we could not verify the leak, a protective c...
18:56, 07/01/2019

We Tried the New Nintendo Switch Lite. Here’s What it’s Like to Play Nintendo on Wednesday unveiled the Nintendo Switch Lite, a smaller and cheaper version of its popular console rethought exclusively for handheld use. While the standard Nintendo Switch, released in March 2017, can be played either on a television scr...
15:14, 07/10/2019

Android is (unofficially) available for the Nintendo Switch You no longer have to wonder when you can throw caution to the wind and install Android on your Switch. Homebrew developers at XDA have released the first publicly available Android firmware for Nintendo's system, a take on the Android 8.1-base...
21:56, 07/28/2019

CEO switch fits with AutoNation's history The dealership group has seen its bench of talent shrink in recent years as several high-ranking executives thought to be in the running to take over from Mike Jackson left the company. Then last week the new CEO left -- after four months....
06:14, 07/29/2019

My New Favorite Way To Play Pinball On Switch Today’s release of Zen Studios’ Star Wars Pinball for the Nintendo Switch gave me an idea. I’ve been playing my Switch docked and connected to this cool little portable 15.6-inch Viotek monitor, and Zen’s Switch pinball games support vertical play, s...
03:42, 09/14/2019

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone The Switch Mini Lite was revealed and it looks sooooo good. I already own a Switch and never play it in portable mode, but I still want one of these brightly colored mini consoles. And I bet others do too. So......
23:28, 07/14/2019

Durant planning to switch to No. 7 with Nets Kevin Durant announced on social media Sunday that he will switch to No. 7 with the Nets after previously wearing No. 35 for the first 12 seasons of his NBA career....
10:00, 07/08/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite is Now Available for Pre-Order Just in time for back-to-school shopping, the Nintendo Switch Lite is now available for pre-order. Choose form the Gray, yellow, turquoise, and Pokemon Limited Edition models for $200....
19:00, 07/30/2019

Nintendo's Switch Lite is now available for pre-order Nintendo revealed a cheaper, handheld-only version of its ultra-successful Switch a couple of weeks back. The Switch Lite won't ship until September 20th, though you can pre-order one as of today....
01:28, 07/31/2019

Workers who switch jobs make 5% more than they did before Some people switch jobs for different lifestyles. Some move to change careers. Regardless of the reason, it can often lead to more money.       ...
21:28, 07/31/2019

Don't expect Apple to switch to USB-C for the iPhone 11 September is only a few short weeks away, which means we're fast approaching the likely date for Apple's fall event and, barring a major surprise, the reveal of this year's iPhone lineup. The latest rumors suggest Apple will have again...
22:00, 07/23/2019

A PC, Xbox One, PS4 And Nintendo Switch, All In The One System The quickest, easiest and most horrifically expensive way to end the console wars forever would be to simply put every major platform on the market in 2019—including a powerful gaming PC—in the one box. And that’s exactly what this one box does....
02:42, 07/24/2019

Another new Switch won't release this year, says Nintendo The Nintendo Switch Lite was recently announced, and there are rumors another new Nintendo Switch could be on the way. But according to Nintendo, we won't be seeing the new console this year.At a press briefing for the announcement of the Switch...
19:42, 07/11/2019

Finally Make the Switch to Sonicare For Just $35 I’m not a consistent flosser, and more often than not, I only brush my teeth once per day. It’s gross, I know. But you know what? My dentist always compliments me on my clean teeth, and I’ve never had a cavity, and I’m pretty sure my secret has been ...
20:56, 07/19/2019

Final Fantasy XII Is Great On Switch The Final Fantasy XII remake came to Switch this week, and the good news is that it runs pretty well in handheld mode. The even better news is that it’s got some killer features that should probably have been in the game from the start, which sure su...
12:56, 05/02/2019

Joy-Con Drift Is Becoming A Real Problem On The Switch For months, Nintendo Switch users have been plagued by what’s become known as “Joy-Con drift.” Although they’re not touching the joystick on their Nintendo Switch controller, the console still thinks it’s moving. With no permanent fix being offered b...
20:42, 07/16/2019

What Janet Mock Can’t Travel Without For the trans-rights activist and producer of the FX show, “Pose,” must-have travel items include magazines, a sleep mask and bikinis for every day of the week....
03:00, 07/13/2019

By Air, Land and Sea, Travel is Electrifying From Norway to Nevada to New York, efforts are underway to make transportation and tourism more sustainable. Electrifying the ways people get around are a big part....
22:28, 07/17/2019

The travel hack airlines don't want you to use Nobody who sold you that instant oatmeal, jar of multivitamins, bar of soap, perfume-free laundry detergent, latest best-seller, NASCAR tickets or whatever Gwyneth Paltrow sells on her website will come after you to make sure you used your purchases....
14:14, 08/01/2019

Take This Quiz to Learn How to Tip When You Travel Many of us know how to tip when we’re in a restaurant, coffee shop, or hair salon. What about when we’re traveling? Aside from the taxi and rideshare drivers, who else gets a tip? Are we inadvertently neglecting any of the service workers that make o...
00:14, 08/24/2019

Deadline for Travel ID lurks TUCSON – Only 300 more business days and you will need a Travel I.D. to be able to pass through an airport checkpoint. The Arizona Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Division is urging people to not procrastinate in getting their identi...
06:14, 07/30/2019

Everything you need to know about travel with animals (and kids) Travel with animals is one of the great unexplored topics in travel journalism. Most of the stories are about whether pets belong on a plane.       ...
16:42, 06/16/2019

How to protect your privacy when you travel There are ways to safeguard your privacy on land and in the air. These tips can help you deal with cameras, data breaches and visual hackers.        ...
18:42, 05/31/2019

What it's really like to travel the world in a camper van From the outside, it looks like a dream life. Rugged mountains, sweeping canyons, the road ahead -- all through the eyes of a super attractive millennial couple. But is life in a camper van -- #VanLife -- as idyllic as it looks?...
15:00, 07/26/2019

The very best travel gear to stuff in your bag Jason Cipriani and Jason Perlow, the two hosts of ZDNet's Jason Squared video series, discuss which accessories and devices they make sure to pack for vacations, work trips, and regular daily outings....
15:28, 09/05/2019

The best places to travel in August Some of the best and most inexpensive places to visit in August with cooler weather. Buzz60's Taisha Henry has the story.       ...
17:14, 07/17/2019

A New Low-Cost Revolution in Air Travel? JetBlue’s new flights to London from New York and Boston will test whether medium-haul routes can be budget airlines’ next growth hope. There’s reason to believe, but the margin for error (and profit) is thin....
17:14, 05/03/2019

Instagram inspired travel (NBC News) This weekend kicks off the busy summer travel season, and social media sites like Instagram are inspiring people to chase new experiences. “Younger generations that will literally book a destination based on how Instagrammable it is;...
21:42, 05/24/2019

Cuba travel restrictions: What you need to know Travel to Cuba got more difficult -- and more confusing -- this week for Americans and travelers under US jurisdiction. Here's what we know about the most significant traveler impacts of the new Trump administation rules....
03:00, 06/07/2019

Swipe right and travel around the world Most people can only dream of traveling the world with someone they love, but dating app Bumble will let one lucky employee take this bucket list item to the next level....
20:56, 06/07/2019

Harden: New move will look like a travel; it's not James Harden says as part of his offseason efforts toward innovation, he will be working on another move this summer beyond his step-back jumper from two years ago and his side step-back jumper he introduced last season....
03:42, 07/20/2019

Must-have travel gadget essentials If you're doing a lot of traveling, you quickly figure out what's important and what isn't. Here are some gadgets that I have found to be indispensable when I'm away from home or office....
10:42, 09/01/2019

What You Need to Know About the Zika Virus and Travel The virus has been out of the headlines, but that doesn’t mean it is gone. The World Health Organization just updated its guidelines for travelers to the Zika zone....
21:42, 07/02/2019

Get Vaccinated for Measles Before You Travel You may not think of Europe as a place where you need vaccines before you go on vacation, but measles cases are at a record high in Europe this year. The CDC recommends that people traveling to any country outside the US take precautions against meas...
04:00, 06/21/2019

Is a vacation for a caregiver even possible? Yes -- here's your new way to 'travel' Three hospitals. Four rehab centers and nursing homes. And 24/7 private home care in between. That was my widowed mother's life -- and by extension my life -- in 2018 and spilling over into this year....
21:40, 04/28/2019

The next Nintendo Switch accessory is a springy circle The Nintendo Switch is full of surprises. Not only is it a hybrid console for living room and mobile play, but it's received a lineup of add-ons that introduce new ways to engage with games. There are driving wheels and gamepad modifiers for the...
01:14, 09/06/2019

Culture shock for ‘big yoghurt’ as foodies switch to DIY Commercial sales dip but environmental concerns make home yoghurt kits a growth areaSue Reed, who lives in Northumberland and runs a business knitting with recycled wool, has been making her own yoghurt for years. “We’ve been trying to live sustainab...
16:56, 05/26/2019

Everything Should Be Ported To Switch (And Other Wild Hopes For E3 2019) Will this E3 be the year we hear about Final Fantasy XVI? Or get that long-awaited Metroid Prime trilogy Switch port? On this week’s episode of Kotaku Splitscreen, we shared our best guesses and most optimistic dreams about what will and won’t be rev...
16:28, 06/07/2019

Madrid and PSG switch goalkeepers Navas and Areola Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain changed goalkeepers on the final day of the summer transfer market in Spain, with three-time Champions League winner Keylor Navas going to the French club on a permanent deal and Alphonse Areola going on loan ...
20:42, 09/02/2019

The original 'Pillars of Eternity' RPG comes to Switch on August 8th Obsidian promised months ago that Pillars of Eternity 2 would come to Switch owners, but what good is that if you're a newcomer to the role-playing revival? Don't worry, you won't have to read a wiki to catch up. Obsidian has confirm...
06:28, 07/27/2019

Nintendo confirms that the Switch XL will not be coming out in 2019 The rumors were true. Nintendo is indeed launching the Nintendo Switch Lite this September for $199, removing the device’s signature ability to “switch” between a portable system and a home console. It’ll make Nintendo a great...
09:14, 07/11/2019

How to Quickly Switch Between Multiple Google Accounts I have three Google accounts: one for personal use, one from my college alumni association, and one for work. Switching from one to the other usually requires a few mouse clicks or taps on my device—right on the big ol’ image of me in any Google serv...
22:42, 08/16/2019

Slay The Spire, Like Every Other Game, Is Perfect For Switch On Thursday, Slay the Spire finally arrives on Nintendo Switch, completing its slow creep from Early Access PC hit to finished, widely-available gem. I’ve spent the last couple of days with the Switch version, and it’s incredibly exciting that more p...
02:42, 06/06/2019

Old-school Doom and its sequels come to Switch, Xbox One, and PS4 Thinking about what to do this weekend? Think no more. Doom, Doom II, and Doom 3 have all just appeared on the Switch, Xbox One, and PS4, giving you no excuse not to play these classics. All the time. Over and over. Rip and tear! The announcement was...
20:42, 07/26/2019

Switch off your phone and get lost in a gallery | Letters Readers respond to Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s piece about selfie culture in art galleriesI was pleased to read Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett’s criticism of selfie culture – every aspect of life has been gatecrashed by the mobile phone (Art, aura and the searc...
05:28, 08/24/2019

Old-school Doom and its sequels come to Switch, Xbox One and PS4 Thinking about what to do this weekend? Think no more. Doom, Doom II and Doom 3 have all just appeared on the Switch, Xbox One and PS4, giving you no excuse not to play these classics. All the time. Over and over. Rip and tear! The announcement was m...
15:56, 07/27/2019

New Nintendo Switch arrives with better battery life while looking exactly the same A new Nintendo Switch has been quietly announced, which is claimed to offer better battery life than the original version of the Switch, while sporting the exact same design.The improvement in battery life appears to be substantial, with Nintendo quo...
16:00, 07/17/2019

14 Best Online Co-Op Games (2019): PS4, Xbox One, PC, Switch Our favorite cooperative multiplayer games that let you play together online no matter what system you own—PS4, Xbox One, PC, or the Nintendo Switch....
20:42, 07/27/2019

'Resident Evil 5' and '6' are coming to Nintendo Switch You won't have to be content with older Resident Evil games on the Switch for much longer. Capcom is bringing two of its not-quite-newest survival horror titles, Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6, to Nintendo's platform sometime in the ...
18:56, 06/11/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite to arrive this September After months of rumors, Nintendo has finally announced a new Nintendo Switch console. The Nintendo Switch Lite is a much smaller, solely handheld version of the Nintendo Switch and comes in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise.According...
15:14, 07/10/2019

MIT is testing drones that can switch between hovering and gliding There are two types of drones: fixed-wing models that look like airplanes and multicopters that resemble hovering squares. A group of MIT scientists have designed a new platform that lets users combine the best of both worlds and create their own hyb...
05:14, 07/17/2019

Nintendo's Switch Lite is a $200 handheld-only console The rumors were true: Nintendo was working on a new kind of Switch, and here it is. The Switch Lite is a slightly different console, designed for handheld play, and will arrive September 20th priced at $200. When it does land, it'll come in thre...
15:56, 07/10/2019

Civilization VI Digital Copy Is Down to Just $45 for the Nintendo Switch Last week’s PlayStation sales must’ve made Switch owners feel a little left out, but hopefully this week will make up for it, starting with Civilization VI. ...
23:56, 06/10/2019

Nintendo announces Switch Lite console The new model of the handheld console – which is cheaper, lighter and smaller than the original – will be released in SeptemberNintendo has announced a new model of its successful Switch console: the Switch Lite. It is cheaper, lighter and smaller th...
17:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite launches September 20 for $200 Nintendo has confirmed details for the Nintendo Switch Lite, revealing that the new slimmed down console with launch on September 20 for $199.99.Read More...
17:14, 07/10/2019

Final Fantasy X|X2 Remaster is Down to $40 on Nintendo Switch Final Fantasy X|X2 HD Remaster on the Nintendo Switch is down to $40 today. This is one of the rare discounts we’ve seen on this particular title and an all-time low. You’ll get about 100 hours of RPG action with this bundle, and that’s pretty amazin...
19:56, 05/23/2019

Check Your Nintendo Switch Cartridges for Damage Before You Use Them The Nintendo Switch is a fun game console, but it’s surprisingly fragile. Its kickstand can snap off like a twig; its screen is easy to scratch; and, apparently, inserting a damaged game cartridge into your console can break the card reader, making i...
22:00, 06/10/2019

Can Nintendo Switch be a force for fitness – or are we all too lazy? Oh Nintendo, we appreciate you trying. The House of Mario has seen fit to unveil a brand new hardware accessory and video game for the Nintendo Switch, Ring Fit Adventure, continuing a long line of fitness-related games for Nintendo’s home con...
22:28, 09/15/2019

Nintendo's Smaller, Cheaper Switch Lite Is Here Confirming rumors and speculation based on leaked photos of cases and other accessories, today Nintendo revealed the new $200 Switch Lite portable console that sheds a bit of weight, a bit of size, and quite a bit of functionality to hit a price poin...
20:28, 07/10/2019

'Ring Fit Adventure' is a Switch RPG that makes you work out Remember that weird ring peripheral that Nintendo teased last week? Well, the house of Mario has finally revealed what it's for -- a brand new Switch game called Ring Fit Adventure. In this fitness-focused title, you'll be moving the ring a...
17:28, 09/12/2019

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone, Winners! The new Switch console, the Switch Lite, looks like a pretty piece of candy. I want one, even though I don’t need one. I assumed others felt this way, so I asked you wonderful people to hand out Switch Lites to anyone you felt like. I got a lot of g...
02:56, 07/21/2019

Ice, Ice Maybe? Myanmar Cop Held For Crystal Meth Switch Drug experts believe Myanmar may now be the world's biggest meth producer, with jungle labs in ungovernable areas of Shan state churning out untold tonnes of ice and hundreds of millions of meth pills......
20:42, 06/04/2019

My Switch Is Full Of Screenshots My Friends Took By Accident The Nintendo Switch is a terrific machine for playing video games with friends, for reasons that at this point have been expressed ad nauseam: It’s ridiculously versatile, portable, and not too intimidating. Cliche as they are, those reasons are also...
00:14, 06/04/2019

Report: Cheaper Switch coming by June Enlarge (credit: Mark Walton) A new, cheaper version of the Switch will be released by the end of June, according to one "person familiar with the matter" cited in a recent Bloomberg report. That's the most specific time frame yet for the still-rum...
13:00, 05/02/2019

'Doom 64' is reborn on Switch November 22nd Bethesda and id Software aren't just marking the 25th anniversary of Doom by re-releasing the original games on modern platforms -- they're also offering the first game that many console players cut their teeth on. As part of its latest Di...
02:56, 09/05/2019

The Switch needs more Saturn games like ‘Panzer Dragoon’ If you love the Sega Genesis (or the Mega Drive, depending on where you live), there are countless ways to get your 16-bit fix. You can boot up a modern compilation, play them for free on your smartphone, or, soon, buy an adorable microconsole that p...
18:00, 08/21/2019

Guidemaster: The best Nintendo Switch accessories you can buy in 2019 Enlarge / You can do a lot with this little guy. (credit: Jeff Dunn) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19...
18:28, 08/21/2019

Davidson, Maldonado switch from DragonSpeed to Jota for '19/20 Ex-Formula 1 drivers Anthony Davidson and Pastor Maldonado will continue their World Endurance Championship partnership next season after switching to the Jota Sport LMP2 team...
22:42, 05/30/2019

Is the Switch Lite the death knell for the Nintendo 3DS? Nintendo this week revealed the Switch Lite, a handheld-only version of the Switch with a slimmer form. Naturally, the inclusion of this new Switch into Nintendo’s stable begs the question of what place the venerable 3DS has in the new family. Is the...
01:42, 07/13/2019

Japan's Getting A Disney-Themed Nintendo Switch On October 10, Nintendo will be releasing this very Japan-only Nintendo Switch model, which is covered in images and logos from Disney’s Tsum Tsum line....
07:00, 07/25/2019

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read More...
01:14, 08/23/2019

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with t...
03:56, 09/17/2019

7 Lawmakers "Offered 10 Crore Each" By BJP To Switch, Alleges AAP The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) today levelled allegations of horse trading against the BJP, claiming that the ruling party has offered Rs 10 crore each to seven of its legislators for switching sides. "Our......
14:56, 05/01/2019

The Switch was made for 'Super Mario Maker 2' Super Mario Maker single-handedly justified the Wii U's existence. Not only did it finally deliver on my childhood dream of designing my own Mario levels, it proved that the console's gigantic tablet could be genuinely useful. It's jus...
00:42, 05/29/2019

The Best Switch Accessory You Can Afford Is This Insignia Dock A wise man once said, a second Nintendo Switch dock is the best Switch accessory you can buy, but for those on a budget, the Insignia Nintendo Switch Dock Kit is a worthy, slightly risky, option....
01:56, 06/26/2019

Nintendo reportedly has even more new Switch models in the works Following months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo finally confirmed the existence of the Switch Lite last month, announcing that the new model of the console would launch on September 20th for $199. Not long after, we learned that the original Swi...
22:14, 08/07/2019

Playing 'The Witcher 3' on the Switch shouldn't work, but it does When Nintendo briefly mentioned in its barrage of E3 reveals that The Witcher 3 would be ported to the humbly powered -- and portable -- Switch, it beggared belief. The Witcher 3 PC install (DLC, expansions and all) demands just shy of 50GB of disk s...
16:00, 08/20/2019

Swedes switch to trains due to global warming Swedes seem to be following climate activist Greta Thunberg's example in shunning air travel. The percentage that opted to take a train rather than fly has doubled in a year and a half. Flight shame may be at work....
23:56, 06/03/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Has Sealed The 3DS's Coffin Remember the Nintendo 3DS? Enjoy that while you can, because after the Nintendo Switch Lite comes out, the 3DS will be erased from all of our collective memories. Okay, not really, but the Switch Lite does look nifty. On this week’s Kotaku Splitscree...
19:56, 07/11/2019

There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo A Nintendo spokesperson rebuffs reports that there’s an existing exchange program for new Nintendo Switch owners to swap their newly-purchased units in for the improved model that dropped early July.A slew of reports emerged late last week ind...
22:42, 08/18/2019

Switch Outsells PS4 In Japan Despite Launching Three Years Later In just over two years, the Nintendo Switch has sold 8,125,637 units in Japan, according to the latest sales figures reported by Famitsu. That puts it above the current lifetime total of 8,077,756‬ for the PS4....
17:56, 05/15/2019

Dragon Quest's First Three Games Coming To Switch The first three games of famous Japanese role-playing game series Dragon Quest are coming to the Switch, Square Enix announced this morning....
17:42, 09/16/2019

The Witcher 3 on Nintendo Switch may mean I finally play the DLC I’ve put enough hours of my life into The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, but its debut on Nintendo Switch may mean I have to pick it up and travel to The Continent again.After 92 hours of monster hunting, romancing and playing Gwent, I don’t nee...
22:42, 08/19/2019

Griezmann edges closer to Barcelona switch "Barcelona appear to be edging closer to the signing of Antione Griezmann but confusion reigns as to whether they have paid the Frenchman\u0027s release clause."...
11:28, 07/12/2019

Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22 Bethesda's love affair with Nintendo continues as the game publisher announced that the retro classic Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22.Read More...
05:42, 09/05/2019

Canada's BC will be first province to switch patients to biosimilars The Canadian province of British Columbia said on Monday that its public drug plan will switch as many as 20,400 patients from three branded biologic drugs to cheap near-copies called biosimilars, saving an estimated C$96.6 million ($71.9 million)ove...
02:28, 05/28/2019

'Deadly Premonition' and its sequel are coming to Switch Numskull Games has revealed that a sequel to its 2010 open-world horror game, Deadly Premonition, is in the works and will be released on Nintendo Switch in 2020. The game developer during Nintendo Direct today dropped a trailer for Deadly Premonitio...
04:00, 09/05/2019

New Switch Discount Program Is Unnecessarily Complicated Rather than simply discount its digital games like every other video game platform, Nintendo is running a new Switch promotion where players can purchase special vouchers that can then be traded in for new games, turning the entire process into a con...
22:42, 05/16/2019

UK copper switch-off requires collaboration and cooperation In March this year the UK reached a small but significant milestone. For the first time, it breached the one per cent penetration threshold required to be included in the FTTH Council Europe’s Ultrafast Broadband Rankings.While the rate of 1.5...
18:14, 07/15/2019

The Morning After: Nintendo Switch Lite hands-on Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Morning! Today's highlights include another milestone SpaceX launch and our first impressions of the Switch Lite. Also, Hollywood directors want to fix your TV's settings, and Microsoft has scheduled a...
14:14, 08/28/2019

Nintendo Just Revealed The Switch Lite’s Best Upgrade It was supposed to be the ultimate handheld portable gaming console, but the Nintendo Switch didn’t quite fit the bill. The Switch Lite promises a better design for gaming on the go, but Nintendo has only just revealed what is possibly the best new f...
18:00, 08/30/2019

A 'Layton' game is coming to Switch on November 8th To date, playing a Layton game in English has meant playing on either a Nintendo handheld or your phone. Soon, though, you'll have the chance to solve puzzles on your TV at home. Level-5 and Nintendo have announced that the Deluxe Edition of L...
17:42, 07/02/2019

Android Is Now Unofficially On Nintendo Switch, And It Looks Great Back in 2018, an exploit was found in the Nintendo Switch that would allow users to run outside code. While that’s of course led to some piracy, it’s also let modders and coders have some fun with the console, up to and including getting Android runn...
20:42, 07/29/2019

Nintendo Switch gets unofficial Android port For many, the Nintendo Switch has a form factor and interface that would make it ideal for running a mobile operating system on and, along with it, the wealth of popular mobile gaming titles. However, it’s fair to assume that Nintendo would no...
07:56, 07/29/2019

Check Out The First Switch Controller With A Headphone Jack Is it weird that I hadn’t noticed before now that no existing controller for the Nintendo Switch included an audio jack so I could plug in a pair of headphones? Not counting the Switch itself, of course. Weird. Well, either way, now there is a Switch...
17:42, 07/23/2019

I Would Love to Run Android on My Nintendo Switch, but I'm Too Much of a Coward Following the reveal of an unpatchable exploit in the Nintendo Switch back in January of 2018, diligent hackers have finally gotten the portable console to boot and run Android. It opens up a long list of potentially excellent alternate uses for the ...
23:28, 07/29/2019

Switch to fully-electric power would be against DTM DNA - Berger DTM boss Gerhard Berger says a switch to electric power would be against the series' DNA, following Nico Rosberg's suggestion that electrification was needed to safeguard its long-term future...
17:42, 07/04/2019

Two new Nintendo Switch consoles being manufactured outside China We'd already heard word that not one, but two new Nintendo Switch consoles could be on the way, and now we're hearing whispers that Nintendo may be taking a slightly different approach to their manufacture.According to The Wall Street Journ...
10:56, 06/13/2019

UK mobile users can now switch networks with a text It's about to get a whole lot easier for mobile phone users in the UK to change networks or contracts as new switching rules come into force today.The new Text to Switch rules from Ofcom look to simplify what has until now often been a lengthy a...
11:42, 07/01/2019

Here Are The Nintendo Switch Lite Accessories You'll Want to Own Before September 20 In just over a week, all those Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders will be fulfilled and we can all get in on the super portable fun. But before then, let’s talk about all the supplementary gear you’ll need to pick up before your new toy arrives Septembe...
01:56, 09/13/2019

The Nintendo Switch Mini leak might actually be real We’ve told you a few times in recent months that Nintendo might be working on two new Switch consoles, including an upgrade for the current model and a smaller, more affordable Switch. Nintendo has denied those rumors every time someone brought...
04:56, 06/21/2019

Nintendo Switch sales continue to thrive Two years in, the Nintendo Switch continues to fly off store shelves. The house of Mario sold 2.13 million Switch consoles in the three months leading up to June 30th, 2019, bringing lifetime sales to 36.87 million. That's a small, but impressiv...
11:28, 07/30/2019

NASA just flipped the switch on its new atomic clock When you imagine all the incredible hurdles mankind will have to eventually overcome if we plan on sending humans to other planets or, even better, other star systems, knowing what time it is probably doesn’t rank high on the list. For NASA, ho...
08:56, 08/28/2019

Can You Switch ISPs Without Losing Your Email Address? Welcome back to Tech 911, Lifehacker’s weekly tech-advice column. Before I get to this week’s question, one quick summer reminder: The mailbag is looking a little sparse, since you are all probably out having fun in the sun instead of sweating it out...
15:28, 07/05/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders are now open Nintendo’s Switch Lite was announced a few weeks ago to polarized reactions, but there’s no doubt it’s already built a line of eager buyers to-be. If you’re one of those, your time has come: The Nintendo Switch is now available to pre-order for $199 ...
22:42, 07/30/2019

Anti-Brexit RPG ‘Not Tonight’ is coming to Switch The anti-Brexit game Not Tonight may be a year old, but it's still just as relevant. With the Brexit deadline pushed back to October and heightened political tension in the US, the game's digs at the gig economy, right-wing extremism and na...
21:28, 07/17/2019

Nintendo announces new Switch with better battery life Nintendo revealed this week it’ll be releasing an upgraded version of the Switch, with a longer-lasting battery. So now we can play Breath of the Wild for over five hours — as if we weren’t doing that already. The company first revealed the new model...
22:00, 07/17/2019

Switch's NES Games Get A Rewind Feature This Month Nintendo’s growing collection of 8-bit NES games available through its Switch Online service are going to get a popular feature that’s been seen in other retro collections: Rewind....
05:42, 07/10/2019

Mayawati's Dig At BJP's "Brand Of Politics" After TDP Lawmakers Switch A day after four Telugu Desam Party lawmakers decided to switch to the BJP, Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati ridiculed the Narendra Modi-led party for "engineering" their "defection" in the Rajya......
19:00, 06/21/2019

Ring Fit Adventure is Nintendo Switch’s successor to Wii Fit Nintendo is launching a new fitness accessory for its hybrid home/handheld Switch console. On October 18, the company will release Ring Fit Adventure, which has players using a ring device and leg strap to battle through a fantasy world. Ring Fit Adv...
17:29, 09/12/2019

Why is Electronic Arts almost completely ignoring the Switch? Enlarge / Over two years after EA said it was "bullish" on Switch, FIFA remains company's only major franchise on the system. Shortly after the Nintendo Switch's 2017 launch, we started to wonder why more games weren't being ported to the hot-sell...
00:42, 08/02/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Will Be Released On September 20 The Nintendo Switch Lite is a smaller handheld-only portable that will be released this fall. It is being described as a Nintendo Switch for those who just want to play on the go....
14:56, 07/10/2019

Horror series 'Amnesia' now available on Nintendo Switch If you've ever wanted to scream for dear life on public transit, there's good news. After first launching on PC in 2010 and then making its way to the PlayStation 4 in 2016, the Amnesia: Collection is now available on Nintendo Switch. The b...
22:56, 09/12/2019

Fireside chat: is a Nintendo Switch Pro really happening? Are you holding out for a Switch Pro? We wouldn't blame you: with a slimmed-down successor to the 2017 Nintendo Switch, the Nintendo Switch Lite, soon on its way, and plenty of rumors around a new Nintendo Switch console after that, any buying d...
00:42, 08/14/2019

How Panic Button became masters of the Switch port The Switch is a remarkable little machine. Part handheld and part home console, the device is home to some wonderful Nintendo-made exclusives such as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey. It's also home to some rock-so...
18:56, 06/11/2019

The RetroBeat: 5 SNES that Nintendo Switch Online still needs Super Nintendo games are finally on the Switch. And even after just one day, the library is already fantastic. But these 5 games would make it better.Read More...
13:00, 09/07/2019

NPD: Nintendo Switch was the top-selling console in August NPD's August report found that Nintendo Switch was once again the top-selling console in the United States as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One age out.Read More...
06:14, 09/13/2019

Nintendo explores 'bendable' Switch controllers Nintendo is apparently concerned that the Switch's Joy-Con controllers might not be flexible enough. The console maker recently applied for a US patent on Joy-Cons with hinges that would let the top half "bend" to provide a more ergonomic grip....
08:00, 09/09/2019

New Nintendo Switch Said to Be Available in India's Grey Markets The new Nintendo Switch is now available in India's grey markets starting at Rs. 27,500, per a new report. Meanwhile, the old Switch is now down to Rs. 21,000....
20:56, 08/27/2019

New Nintendo Switch to Have IGZO Display From Sharp Nintendo’s new Switch consoles will have IGZO display panels made by Sharp, a top Sharp executive said. The semiconducting material’s features include high resolution, low energy consumption and durability....
09:28, 08/07/2019

Look At This Dragon Quest Slime Controller For The Switch Just like they did with the PS4 back in 2017, Square Enix is releasing a Dragon Quest slime controller for the Nintendo Switch, and everything about it is perfect....
07:42, 06/12/2019

'Shop Contest: That Weird Switch Teaser Hey, remember a few days ago when Nintendo quietly dropped a teaser for some weird peripheral or game for the Switch? It looks like it might be a Wii Fit or Wii Sports successor. It also looks really silly....
22:28, 09/08/2019

This Mechanical Key Switch Sampler May Be the Ultimate Fidget Toy Shopping for a mechanical keyboard is tough. It’s difficult to grasp exactly what “clickiness” you’re into when all you have is a description on a website. That’s where the Griarrac Cherry MX Switch Tester comes in handy....
23:28, 05/22/2019

EU nations aim high with plan to tax air travel The Netherlands and France are trying to convince fellow European nations at a conference in The Hague to end tax exemptions on jet fuel and plane tickets, as part of a drive to make the EU carbon neutral by 2050....
17:00, 06/20/2019

Ask the Captain: All your air-travel questions, answered You've got questions about how airplanes and airlines work and Captain John Cox has answers. Each week, he clears up aviation mysteries.       ...
15:14, 06/29/2019

Netherlands pushes air travel tax for Europe The Netherlands wants the EU to place a tax on kerosene-based jet fuel to end what it calls the undertaxation of the aviation industry and to fight climate change. The lofty goal could prove a challenge to implement....
20:56, 06/20/2019

What they really think: America seen through the world's travel warnings Close US allies have long warned their citizens about the risks of exploring the New World, with online advisories that often categorize domestic mass shootings as simple terrorism -- and also warn about the astronomical cost of American healthcare f...
01:00, 08/11/2019

How to Find Podcasts About Your Travel Destination The History Podcasts Map is a world map with markers for podcasts (and podcast episodes) that discuss certain cities, states, countries, and regions. While it’s far from exhaustive, it’s a great starting point if you want to learn about a particular ...
21:14, 07/25/2019

Video Games That Let You Travel To The Moon This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 mission and the Moon landing. Five decades ago, NASA used old computers and a lot of math to send men to the moon and bring them back. In honor of this historic event, let’s take a loo...
23:00, 07/20/2019

How one start-up is digitizing the travel business Ruzwana Bashir, co-founder and CEO of Peek.com, a trip-booking company backed by the likes of Eric Schmidt and Jack Dorsey, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss how the company is riding the trends in the travel activities market, which may hit $120 billion...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Know the risks: Travel advisories by country The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.       ...
04:28, 07/18/2019

10 travel items to take the stress out of your next trip Vacations are supposed to be relaxing getaways, not stressful, anxiety-inducing nightmares. While obviously there are some things you just can’t control, there are a lot of things you can. Take packing, for instance. Wouldn’t it ease your mind knowin...
08:28, 08/21/2019

Tourism expert: 'Many say they want to travel sustainably — but then they don't' People are now aware of climate change. But almost no one wants to do without a holiday flight or cruise. A CO2 tax could change that, says tourism expert Wolfgang Günther....
08:14, 08/20/2019

Why travel makes you smarter and wiser Want to max out the wisdom-inducing power of travel? Here are some experience-expanding parameters to impose on yourself the next time you leave home....
14:00, 07/12/2019

What Is Your Favorite Summer Travel Destination? To celebrate @nytimestravel’s one million Instagram followers, the Travel desk is collecting and sharing some of our readers’ favorite summer getaway spots....
17:42, 07/16/2019

Why the iPad Pro replaced my MacBook Pro for travel After putting his iPad Pro to use as his main work machine, Patrick Gray explains what he does and doesn't like about the mobile device and its accessories....
01:42, 08/21/2019

CDC Issues Measles Travel Warning A new Centers for Disease Control report is raising concerns that travelers visiting Europe could bring home not just memories, but potentially new measles cases. Health experts say the region is experiencing a spike in measles, up 300 percent in the...
05:56, 06/18/2019

Peak Design’s Travel Tripod The camera clip and bag company has made a portable, packable, easy-to-setup professional travel tripod. Video Producers: Yashad Kulkarni, Gregory S. Manalo Shooter / Editor: Gregory S. Manalo...
22:28, 05/21/2019

To Travel the World at 90% Off, Join an Airline Most airlines let their employees fly standby free of charge and their competitors’ staffers for close to free. It would be like Ford giving free cars to all employees and 90%-off discounts to General Motors laborers....
20:28, 07/24/2019

What to look for in hidden fees on travel sites What to look for when shopping for a travel deal and how to avoid the hidden room fees on websites. Also check airport location when booking tickets.       ...
16:56, 09/16/2019

Hottest cities for business travel Looking for the perfect city to go on a business trip? Here are the best ones in the country, according to a new report.       ...
18:28, 07/16/2019

Global air travel's biggest-ever breakthrough British aviators John Alcock and Arthur Brown completed the first nonstop transatlantic flight in 1919. An egg-shaped monument in Ireland marks this moment in aviation history....
16:28, 06/14/2019

Flight risk: can we take the carbon out of air travel? Greta Thunberg’s zero-carbon Atlantic crossing is not an option for most. But it might be in years to come, if experiments with hydrogen, solar and batteries pay off“Flight shaming is not going to solve all our problems,” says Liam Megill at the star...
16:42, 08/31/2019

Five ways to manage travel sickness Focus on your breathing, stay still – and keep your eyes on the horizonDon’t travel on small planes, which tend to be worse than larger jets. If you are on a boat, keep towards the centre, where there is less movement. In a car, being the driver help...
17:28, 05/26/2019

The Six Most Travel-Friendly Jumpsuits and Rompers Wearing rompers and jumpsuits is often a fashion roller coaster. The one-piece outfits can be extremely cute and stylish, but they can also be a pain to put on and take off. Let’s not even get into the whole the bathroom situation....
05:00, 08/16/2019

Most expensive cities for business travel Your business trip might be more basic airport hotel than five-star city center establishment, but wherever you're staying, being a traveling executive can add up....
21:39, 04/28/2019

Stranger Things 4 Will Travel Even Further Outside of Hawkins Prepare to see even more of the world outside of Hawkins. Assuming Stranger Things is renewed for a season four (which somehow isn't official yet), the show will be expanding to......
23:00, 07/10/2019

Our favorite travel photos of the year so far At its best, travel photography inspires, intrigues and informs. It sets us on armchair adventures or moves us to plan a dream trip. See amazing images from 2019 and journey the world through pictures....
00:14, 05/01/2019

Travel Disasters Happen. Our New Columnist Is Here to Help. In Tripped Up, Sarah Firshein, a seasoned travel writer, seeks solutions and restitution for readers’ terrible trips — and tells you how to avoid the same fate....
15:28, 09/15/2019

48 kilometers is the farthest most people will travel to get some ass It turns out that 48 kilometers (30 miles) is the maximum distance most dating app users are willing to travel for a chance to meet the love of their lives. Indeed, two-thirds of people (68 percent) are seeking partners within the borders of their ow...
21:14, 07/18/2019

The best travel credit cards of 2019 Heading out? The best travel credit cards can offer rewards, points, perks, and cash back whether you're flying, driving, or even on staycation.        ...
00:14, 06/06/2019

6 travel hacks you need to know for summer vacation As you book your vacation, here are 6 tech hacks to do to make your trip hassle-free and help keep your family safe and secure.       ...
11:28, 06/27/2019

CNN Travel's 19 places to visit in 2019 CNN Travel unveils 19 of the best places to visit in 2019 -- including hallowed ground in France, the US Space Coast and the exotic Middle Eastern nation of Oman....
18:14, 05/22/2019

Portugal is the new hot travel destination. Here's why Portugal, and Lisbon in particular, has been popping up lately as a hot travel destination – and with good reason.       ...
21:56, 06/13/2019

US tightens Cuba travel restrictions The US is no longer allowing people-to-people educational travel to Cuba. The Trump administration says that the Caribbean country has a "destabilizing role" in the region....
18:00, 06/04/2019

U.S. further tightens travel restrictions for Cuba The United States further tightened travel restrictions to Cuba on Tuesday by limiting some group travel to the island nation along with travel by private vessels like cruise ships, the Treasury Department announced....
20:14, 06/04/2019

It Just Got a Lot Harder for Americans to Travel to Cuba. Here’s What to Know Traveling to Cuba just got tougher for Americans. The U.S. departments of Treasury and Commerce announced new restrictions Tuesday that include travel bans for cruise ships and group tours from the U.S. effective Wednesday, June 5. The rules target t...
23:28, 06/05/2019

'Friday the 13th' is coming to Nintendo Switch... on a Tuesday You'll soon be able to don Jason Voorhees' iconic hockey mask and try to wipe out a group of campers (or flee from the masked menace) on Switch, as there's at last a release date for Friday the 13th: The Game on Nintendo's console...
22:56, 06/20/2019

NPD: Nintendo Switch outsold PlayStation and Xbox in June Nintendo Switch has outsold Xbox One and PlayStation 4 once again, and it is likely going to continue that streak throughout the rest of the year.Read More...
04:42, 07/19/2019

Dragon Quest XI On Switch Lets You Make NPCs Lie This week, Nintendo put out a demo for the Switch version of Dragon Quest XI, and it’s got at least a few new features we didn’t know about before. My favorite has to be the toggle that makes townspeople lie....
20:42, 08/23/2019

I'll Take This Custom Handheld Sega Dreamcast Over the Switch Lite Any Day While everyone is oohing and aahing over the Nintendo Switch Lite today, I’d rather throw $200 at YouTube’s GmanModz to build me this fully functional Sega Dreamcast that’s been cut down and miniaturized to squeeze inside of a portable housing that’s...
00:56, 08/28/2019

Loki is joining 'Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3' for Switch The latest entry in the Marvel Ultimate Alliance franchise is dropping for the Nintendo Switch today, July 19th, and it comes with a nice surprise for fans of the god of mischief. Loki is joining MUA 3: The Black Order as a playable character from da...
18:28, 07/19/2019

Forget Switch Lite, the PlayStation Vita is selling for just £40 Sony's oft-ridiculed handheld is on sale at certain stores in the UK - and it's a great little console if you want a powerful little PlayStation in your pocket. Here's what you need to know....
18:14, 07/18/2019

Hands-on: The Switch Lite is a smaller, more comfortable handheld Congratulations! It's a bouncing, baby gaming console! Last week, Ars Technica was invited to a brief hands-on session with the Switch Lite, the $200, portable-only version of the Switch due next month. After ...
19:14, 08/27/2019

Nintendo trademarks a mysterious new feature that may be related to the Switch Nintendo Switch-related leaks have been coming fast and furious these days, as the beloved gaming giant preps a smaller, more affordable version of the console launching later this year as the Nintendo Switch Lite. You can check out our report on the...
06:56, 07/17/2019

'Overwatch' Switch case raises hopes for a port Blizzard might finally bring Overwatch to the Switch a year after the developer admitted that it's a possibility. Gaming tipster Wario64 has posted photos of a black and yellow carrying case for the Switch designed with the Overwatch logo. They ...
08:56, 08/27/2019

Switch failure snarls subway service in Brooklyn Subway service on several numbered lines will be disrupted during the Monday-evening rush hour, the MTA warned — after the same lines ground to a halt during Friday’s commute. As of 5 p.m., no 2 and 5 trains were running in Brooklyn due t...
07:28, 07/23/2019

This PS4, Xbox, and Switch mashup is the custom gaming rig of your dreams – and you can’t have it Origin PC decided to celebrate its 10th birthday by cobbling together a positively drool-worthy custom gaming system that pays homage to its hybrid PC and Xbox 360 “Big O” design to produce a setup that may inspire lust in many gamers &md...
09:00, 07/24/2019

This Origin PC rolls PS4 Pro, Xbox One X and Nintendo Switch into one machine Origin PC is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and of course the boutique PC builder is doing it in style – by combining the Xbox One X, PS4 Pro, a high-end PC and a Nintendo Switch in one chassis, and water-cooling all of it. Just the PC...
17:14, 07/22/2019

Nintendo Releasing New Switch Model With Better Battery Life This August, Nintendo is releasing a new Switch model with a longer battery life. It will be priced the same as the current model and, aside from the improved battery, feature the same specs....
18:28, 07/17/2019

PS Plus v Xbox Live Gold v Nintendo Switch Online: which one is right for you? In this interconnected age, it can be difficult to keep track of which online subscription service offers the best bang for your buck. While services like Hulu and Netflix are arguably similar, games consoles are a little more varied in their options...
23:00, 07/18/2019

Store 200GB Of Switch Games and GoPro Footage For $27 It’s hard to believe that a 200GB microSD card would now be considered midsized, and even harder to believe that you can get that much storage on a card the size of your pinkie nail for $27, but here we are....
18:14, 05/20/2019

8Bitdo's Fully Customizable Switch Gamepad Is Up For Preorder In just a few short years, 8Bitdo has become one of the most beloved third party controller manufacturers in this post-Mad Catz world, and now, their latest SN30 Pro+ gamepad is up for preorder....
06:56, 07/24/2019

How Xi’s Last-Minute Switch on U.S.-China Trade Deal Upended It Xi Jinping miscalculated President Trump’s willingness to accept a changed deal. Now angry rhetoric could complicate efforts to return to negotiations....
01:00, 05/17/2019

Switch Owners Share Horror Stories Of Trying To Fix Joy-Con Drift “Joy-Con drift,” which results in a thumbstick that reads movement without player input, has been an ongoing problem for Nintendo Switch owners since the console’s launch back in early 2017. Without large-scale fixes from Nintendo, however, players h...
23:56, 07/17/2019

First ever switch from Android to iPhone as a daily driver, here’s what I liked and what I didn’t As some of you might have noticed, I joined the PhoneArena team relatively recently: less than a year ago. Before that, I had as much exposure to smartphones as anyone else, or in other words, I was only familiar with the ones my friends/relatives an...
01:56, 05/29/2019

UConn board expected to finalize switch from AAC to Big East The University of Connecticut's Board of Trustees is expected to accept an invitation to move most of the school's athletic teams from the American Athletic Conference to the Big East       ...
09:00, 06/26/2019

Mobile phone users can now switch network with just one text New process makes it easier to get PAC code without provider trying to persuade users to stayConsumers are now able to switch their mobile phone provider simply by sending a text message – avoiding the cumbersome process which had been in place previ...
19:28, 07/01/2019

Human Things' Switch charger is also a portable TV dock If you're looking for a portable way to play Nintendo Switch games on a big screen, a new Kickstarter project from accessory maker Human Things, creators of a Switch Bluetooth audio dongle, might be just what you need....
22:14, 08/08/2019

Video of ‘Overwatch’ running on Switch shows just how far hacks have come The Nintendo Switch could be a great tablet, if Nintendo wanted it to be anything more than a portable gaming console, and some people have set out to prove exactly that. One such user was able to play Blizzard’s multiplayer shooter Overwatch o...
06:42, 06/19/2019

What Sharp’s IGZO display technology will mean for the Nintendo Switch A Sharp-produced video shows off IGZO's advantages over traditional amorphous silicon TFT displays. Nintendo will partner with Sharp to put the company's IGZO (indium gallium zinc oxide) displays in the Switch, according to a report from the Wall S...
23:28, 08/08/2019

May 2019 NPD hardware: Switch outsells PlayStation and Xbox in U.S. The May 2019 NPD report has Nintendo's Switch on top for both unit and dollar sales. This makes sense now that Xbox One and PS4 are wrapping up.Read More...
02:42, 06/19/2019

Carlyle to give shareholders a vote in switch to corporation Carlyle Group LP emulated its peers on Wednesday with plans to convert from a publicly traded partnership into a corporation, and went one step further by announcing it will become the first U.S. private equity firm to hold shareholder votes....
13:28, 07/31/2019

Candidate Can't Switch To General Seat After Age Relaxation: Top Court A reserved category candidate, who has availed age relaxation in a selection process, cannot seek accommodation in or migration to general category seat at a later stage, the Supreme Court on Thursday......
22:00, 07/04/2019

GM Wins Victory In Ignition Switch Defect Lawsuits General Motors Co persuaded the U.S. federal judge who oversees nationwide litigation over defective ignition switches to narrow claims by owners who said their vehicles lost value because of the......
14:28, 08/10/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite is available to pre-order starting today After making its debut in a Nintendo Direct last month, the Nintendo Switch Lite is finally available to pre-order at most major retailers including Amazon. According to information provided by Nintendo during the presentation the console only w...
21:00, 07/30/2019

Switch up your protein sources to live longer, study says Studies focusing on potential links between consumption of red meat and overall life expectancy have long suggested that eating a lot of red meat — especially if it’s been processed — may increase overall mortality. Consumption of p...
00:28, 06/14/2019

Damn it feels good to be a Nintendo Switch owner One of the few criticisms leveled against Nintendo Switch at launch was its game selection. Although Breath Of The Wild was a huge smash, a lot of the other titles left a lot to be desired. I mean, anyone remember 1-2-Switch?  Well, following Nintend...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Obsidian's 'The Outer Worlds' is coming to Nintendo Switch Obsidian had already revealed its Fallout-esque sci-fi RPG The Outer Worlds will debut on PC, Xbox One and PS4 October 25th. Sometime after that, it'll land on Switch too. Nintendo's console is less powerful than Sony and Microsoft's o...
18:42, 07/30/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $15 on a Nintendo Switch Pro Controller This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals h...
21:28, 06/13/2019

GM wins victory in ignition-switch defect litigation The judge's decision to narrow claims is a defeat for owners who said they suffered economic losses from buying vehicles they thought were defect free, only to see the ignition-switch problem hurt resale values....
11:28, 08/08/2019

Tencent is at the center of Nintendo's Switch launch in China After announcing that it would bring the Switch to China, Nintendo has revealed some details about how it will work and the role of its partner, Tencent. The Chinese tech giant will help Nintendo build simplified Chinese language versions of previous...
16:14, 08/02/2019

France's Macron says U.S. should be leader in switch to clean energy French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said the United States should not be doubting the reality of climate change but leading a global transition toward cleaner energy....
16:28, 06/26/2019

Fire Emblem Continues The Series’ Renaissance On Switch It’s been a while, but Viewpoints is back. For this episode, I chatted with Kotaku’s Gita Jackson about our love for Fire Emblem: Three Houses and why we think the tactical role-playing series is so popular in the West....
04:14, 08/03/2019

Bloodstained’s Switch lag is real: 3 times worse than PC version Bloodstained on Switch has noticeable lag. It makes the game feel sluggish and unresponsive. Publisher 505 Games says the dev team is working to address it.Read More...
00:56, 06/26/2019

Devil May Cry's Switch Port Is A Janky But Faithful Reprint It’s strange to play the original Devil May Cry in 2019. You can see the places where it was going to be the next Resident Evil before it became a brand new franchise. The Nintendo Switch port, released today, is a delicious piece of gaming history. ...
23:56, 06/25/2019

Pompeo Steps Up China Criticism: 'We Were Asleep at the Switch' Secretary of State Mike Pompeo escalated his criticism of China during a visit to Australia on Sunday, drawing a direct link between what he called one-sided trade deals and China’s ability to strengthen its military....
06:14, 08/05/2019

Lawsuit accuses AT&T of running a "bait and switch scheme" Spotted first by Ars Technica, a class action suit was filed against AT&T last week in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The plaintiffs claim that the nation's second-largest carrier is using a "bait and switch scheme" by c...
20:14, 06/25/2019

Here's why Nintendo Switch third-party docks could brick your console Though the Nintendo Switch Lite goes for a handheld-only design, the real joy of the Nintendo Switch is its versatility, what with its big-screen docked play along with its mobile form factor. But Nintendo's own dock, as well as being expen...
12:14, 08/05/2019