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A signature from 2010 civil court case involving Jonathan Brown appears to match the one found on the new AirPods trademark amendment. The application did not come from Apple, though. Apple posted an open casting call for its in-development 'Planet of the Apps' reality TV show, and we took a look at a few new and notable apps including Scrivener for iOS and the long-awaited Camera+ 2.
  • Pokémon GO will soon let businesses sponsor locations

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    The success of Pokemon Go has powered Nintendo into becoming one of Japan's top 20 companies after seeing its share price skyrocket by 90 per cent within eight days of the app taking the world by storm. The statement comes after the group urged the game's developers on Wednesday to reassess the safety features of the game. It remains to be seen whether they can achieve a good level of global popularity.
  • Is Pokémon GO still coming to Asia this weekend?

    Is Pokémon GO still coming to Asia this weekend?

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    British users are so desperate to get their hands on the game that fake versions of the app have topped Apple's App Store downloads in the UK, Campaign reported yesterday . and Nintendo Co.to develop the game, to exert all efforts to boost the service capacity of the title. Pokemon , first introduced as a video game, has been made into animation and film since 1996 and is hugely popular among people in their 20s to 30s.
  • New York Reports First Female-To-Male Zika Transmission Via Sex

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    The first case of a woman sexually transmitting the Zika virus to a man is now in the books. The following day, the woman developed fever, fatigue, a rash, muscle and joint pain, and other symptoms and went to the doctor. Both have since recovered, and the woman was not pregnant. Her doctor took samples of her blood and urine, and Zika was detected. It's unclear whether the virus was exposed to him with her vaginal fluids or menstrual blood.
  • Pokemon Go: How to get Pikachu as your starter Pokemon

    Pokemon Go: How to get Pikachu as your starter Pokemon

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    This is done through geocaching. Who knew a game app could translate into real sales at local businesses? Forbes reports the game had more than 7.5 million downloads in less than a week. At the start of the game , you get to choose one of three Pokemon - as was the case in the original GameBoy games in the early 2000s. You can't get items from Pokestops.
  • Tesla Asked to Brief Senate Committee on Model S Crash

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    The Senate Committee expects Tesla CEO, Elon Musk to share details about the company's autopilot feature. Laura MacCleery, the vice president of consumer policy and mobilization for the magazine, acknowledges the potential of self-driving systems to contribute to road safety.
  • "Pokémon Go" Is Helping People Fall In Love With Their Cities

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    On the profits front, Nintendo the gaming giant holds very less of Pokemon Go's share and thus shall enjoy only a minute percentage of the massive profits the game is now making. Also there are reports of trespassing as enthusiastic players try to "find" and "capture" creatures on others' property. Pokemon Go launched on July 5 in the United States and has since been released in several other countries.
  • Pokemon GO Becomes Biggest Mobile Game Ever

    Pokemon GO Becomes Biggest Mobile Game Ever

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    Pokemon GO only launched last week and it is now already the most popular mobile game in the United States ever with around 21 million daily active players. The game is hugely popular, but it's not clear whether Niantic, its developer, can build it into a sustainable business - or if it will just be a passing fad.
  • Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

    Campaign chief says Trump has made his veep choice

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    Jim Bopp, an influential conservative attorney who has previously advised Pence , said the delayed announcement "creates an enormous legal problem" for Pence , who is barred by IN law from seeking both offices. He's been banking on free media coverage propelled by his celebrity appeal. Reaction from the Hillary Clinton camp was predictably less enthusiastic.
  • After Nice Attack, Countries Tighten Security on French Border

    After Nice Attack, Countries Tighten Security on French Border

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    Héloïse Landry has been travelling in France and staying with friends in Nice. At least 84 people are dead, including two Americans, after the Bastille Day attack, which French authorities are investigating as an act of terror. "All of France is under the threat of Islamic terrorism". "There's no denying the terrorist nature of this attack of yet again the most extreme form of violence", the French leader said in a national television address at 4 a.m.
  • Lenovo Vibe A entry-level Android smartphone launched in Russian Federation

    Lenovo Vibe A entry-level Android smartphone launched in Russian Federation

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    Lenovo has reportedly launched its new budget smartphone, the Lenovo Vibe A in Russian Federation. The Lenovo Vibe A features a 4-inch 800 x 480 pixel resolution. The Lenovo Vibe C2 comes with a 5-inch HD display and runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box with Lenovo's VibeUI skin atop it. With a 13MP PDAF rear camera and a 5MP fixed-focused selfie camera, the K4 Note is an ideal smartphone for creative content producers.
  • Relive your childhood with a miniature NES this November

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    The NES Classic goes on sale November 11 priced at $59.99. As you can see from the pics, it comes complete with a classic NES controller although it also comes with an HDMI port so those classics will look crisp on modern TVs. If you're an old school Nintendo fan (like me!), or know of one, then this might just be the flawless Christmas present... assuming of course that you can stand to wait six weeks to get your hands on it.
  • Exclusive interview with Nev. GOP Chairman McDonald ahead of RNC

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    The "conscience clause" amendment, put forth by Colorado delegate Kendal Unruh , would have freed delegates from the results of the primaries and caucuses so that they could revolt against Trump on the convention floor. Still, the anti-Trump delegates made sure their voice was heard. "So I say to Mr. Trump and those aligned with him, make the case, make the case to those delegates who want to have a voice.
  • 'Pokémon Go': How To Request A PokeStop Or Gym Near You

    'Pokémon Go': How To Request A PokeStop Or Gym Near You

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    Developer CapitolaVR made a decision to find out by building a Pokemon Go inspired test game for their brand new Microsoft HoloLens. Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm despite having been launched in only five countries. Niantic now has eight corporate sponsors for Ingress globally, including SoftBank Group Corp, and the number is likely to be similar for Pokemon GO , he said .
  • Pokemon Go officially arrives in the UK on iOS and Android

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    Police have had to warn the public about the dangers of playing the game while driving , and some distracted players have reportedly wiped out as they wandered public places in search of Pokemon . At the same time , Pokemon Go has won praise already for encouraging people to go outside and get exercise. For the new game, Nintendo has partnered with US-based developer Niantic and the Pokemon Company, which owns the rights to the characters.
  • Nintendo surges to hit six-year high, Pokemon GO hits UK market

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    The aforementioned countries join Australia, New Zealand, USA, Germany and the UK. There is also an abundance of Pokemon gyms scattered throughout the world, which can be conquered and defended by players - encouraging participants to constantly strengthen their Pokemon and catch new ones.
  • How to request new Pokestops and Gyms in Pokemon Go

    How to request new Pokestops and Gyms in Pokemon Go

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    In this case you will not need radar to track them down. Walking through Sylvia Park on Sunday you could see groups of people huddled together flicking Pokeballs at monsters in front of them that were invisible to everyone else. Pokemon Gyms are where Pokemon battles take place, and it's all about claiming territory for your team - either Yellow, Blue, or Red. There's a wrinkle, however: server or app crashes seem to sometimes forget your music settings, so if you want to ...
  • Rumor: Pokemon Go Could Partner With McDonald's

    Rumor: Pokemon Go Could Partner With McDonald's

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    Enthusiasm for Pokemon Go may be burning hot, but spirits may be dampened somewhat by the latest news in the saga of Pokemon Go's further rollout. Gamers simply can not get enough of this game as they hunt down fan favorite original Pokemon around their general locations.
  • The NES is Returning This Coming November, In Mini Form

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    It remains unclear if the controller will look like the original one. This new nostalgia-fueled system is a near-identical, mini replica of Nintendo's original home console and plugs directly into your high-definition TV using an included HDMI cable.
  • Thank You, Netflix: No Plans to Remove Windows Phone App, Company Says

    Thank You, Netflix: No Plans to Remove Windows Phone App, Company Says

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    Booz Allen Hamilton will offer Surface devices to governments, public sector and health care customers , said Mehdi. The program, renamed Windows 10 Enterprise, has already been launched in collaboration with ALSO, a European cloud solutions provider, and it will be introduced globally as the company secures similar partnerships.
  • Leak Reveals iPhone 7 Color Versions, No Black Model Included

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    Finally, the iPhone 7 Pro is thought to be priced at CNY 7088 (INR 71,018) for the 32GB base variant, CNY 7888 for the 128GB variant (INR 79,014), and CNY 8882 ( INR89,000) for the 256GB variant. While the date of iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus launch is coming near, which is reportedly predicted to be around September 2016, more and more leaks are surfacing the online tech media world.
  • Real Talk: Is Pokémon Go the New Tinder?

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    This week US senator Al Franken issued an open letter to Niantic, Inc. chief John Hanke requesting answers to a litany of questions Franken has about what data the company's hit augmented-reality mobile game Pokémon Go is collecting from players - especially children.
  • Pokémon Go is officially out in the UK now

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    Pokémon Go-ing is undeniable the most favorite hobby by many as players get the chance to catch Pokemon out in the real world. Niantic's plan for a global release was delayed due to frequent server crashes caused by the game's overwhelming popularity.
  • Nintendo shares jump 9.5 percent on Pokémon Go phenomenon

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    This is in addition to Australia, New Zealand, and the United States which got it last week. The app, which was first launched in Australia and New Zealand before overtaking Tinder in the U.S. Franken requested responses to inquiries about collecting users' personal information and Pokemon Go's requests to access mobile capabilities in users' phones.
  • North Wales gamers keen to be the very best at Pokemon GO

    North Wales gamers keen to be the very best at Pokemon GO

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    The anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church in the United States is the location of a "gym" in the game, and players planted a pink "Clefairy" Pokemon called Love is Love there. The video game is fast-becoming one of the world's most-downloaded apps, but Jim Hegarty, at the Better Business Bureau office in Omaha-Council Bluffs, says crooks have already found a way to rip you off.
  • Pokemon GO gets an update, brings the best of augmented reality

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    Hallowed places including Arlington National Cemetery outside Washington , D.C. have urged players to stay away, and the US Holocaust Memorial Museum has asked to be removed from the game, a museum spokesman said . "Google will soon reduce Pokémon GO's permission to only the basic profile data that Pokémon GO needs, and users do not need to take any actions themselves", the company said.
  • Moto E3: Full specs, top features and expected India price

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    In the UK, Lenovo's new handset will cost £99 (equivalent to $131 in post-Brexit money) off contract, which positions it slightly higher than earlier E models. Also just like the Moto G4, the Moto E3 is also water resistant, but can not be submerged under water. This is why we are building on the success of our popular Moto G and Moto E smartphones, expanding our value-driven proposition to bring two new devices to the United Kingdom later this summer.
  • Nintendo shares up more than 50% since Pokemon Go release

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    But that's not stopping people from shelling out the cash, as Quartz found Pokemon Go is raking in $1.6 million a day just from iOS users in America. And a Wyoming player had the unnerving experience of finding a dead body as she was playing the game. The church has responded with a series of social media posts calling the Pokemon a sodomite.
  • Pokemon Go Raises Users' Security, Safety Concerns

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    The creatures are placed using Global Positioning System and an algorithm created by Niantic Labs, a San Francisco-based software developer spun off from Google. He does, however, encourage players not to trespass on private property and to exercise caution and respect when playing the game. If it says "Full Account Access" click the REMOVE button nearby.
  • Tesla confirms another Autopilot mode crash

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    In a posting on the Tesla Motors Club forum , Eresan reiterated the driver's series of events and questioned how the Autopilot system managed to steer its way off road without any driver intervention. Tesla declined to comment on the letter. A driver who was heading from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park told a state trooper that his Tesla Model X SUV was on Autopilot when it crashed early Saturday on a rural two-lane road in Montana, the state's Highway Patrol said.
  • Germans join Pokemon hunt as hit game reaches Europe

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    Niantic was spun out of Google and its investors include Google's parent company Alphabet. We've heard from the cops and the brands, and now Congress is weighing in on Pokemon Go . An American woman found a dead body while she was looking for a Pokemon in a river near her home. Are there any other purposes for which Pokemon Go has access to all of these features and capabilities? Nintendo and The Pokemon Company also invested in Niantic .
  • Tesla won't disable Autopilot despite accidents

    Tesla won't disable Autopilot despite accidents

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    Following the release of the base Tesla Model S 60 sedan earlier last month, the US automaker revealed a bargain-basement variant of its Model X SUV, carrying a $74,000 price tag. Musk pushed hard to launch the Autopilot feature as soon as possible, because " we knew we had a system that on balance would save lives ", he said.