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Nintendo's indie-focused 'Nindies' showcase is set for March 20

Nintendo's indie-focused 'Nindies' showcase is set for March 20

And Nintendo's returning the favor. Nintendo's next "Nindie Showcase" - what the tech giant calls its independent game studio showcases - is set for March 20th at 12pm ET/9am PT. And more info on ports like Hollow Knight has been a long time coming. This event is specifically for Spring 2018, meaning it'll focus on titles that will likely launch in the next few months.


Drake Breaks Live-Streaming Record on Twitch Playing

Drake Breaks Live-Streaming Record on Twitch Playing "Fortnite"

Rapper Drake recently teamed up with Tyler " Ninja " Blevins for a Fortnite stream which broke Twitch viewing records . Or maybe if Obama actually does decide to play the game. These teams will clash in the premier Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am in Los Angeles during E3. Smith-Schuster also shared his excitement on Twitter.


Microsoft's AI can translate Chinese on parity with a human

Microsoft's AI can translate Chinese on parity with a human

A team of Microsoft researchers has reportedly developed the world's first machine translation system that can accurately translate Chinese news articles. "Much of our research is really inspired by how we humans do things", said Tie-Yan Liu, a principal research manager with Microsoft Research Asia in Beijing.


Sonic Mania Plus with new characters, special packaging arrives this summer

Sonic Mania Plus with new characters, special packaging arrives this summer

Pre-orders will notably open on March 19th. Plus will be a free upgrade for people who have the game already, and it will also be released at retail. When reversed, the insert shows a classic SEGA Genesis game cartridge box design. Notably, it was the first Sonic game in a long time the faithfully recreated the style of the older, iconic titles, and recieved universal critical acclaim.


Does wireless charging kill your iPhone battery?

Does wireless charging kill your iPhone battery?

From the front, it has a bezel-less design with a notch, while there is a vertically positioned dual-camera setup, both of which are very similar to the iPhone X. The new chargers are created to work specifically with Apple's iPhone X and iPhone 8 smartphones and charge at the Apple-specified 7.5-watt spec for faster wireless charging on iPhones.


Fortnite Mobile: How to Sprint & Run Faster

Fortnite Mobile: How to Sprint & Run Faster

At least in our case, we received three invites. All you really need to do to prepare yourself for the release is sign up and wait for your eventual invite to be one of the first to get your hands on this mobile launch. Those invites are hardly exclusive though; even though the game has begun its launch process, interested parties can still submit their name and email address for eventual invite consideration on Epic's website .