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Carrie Fisher won't appear in 'Star Wars Episode IX'

Fisher's brother Todd had previously said his sister would feature in the movie posthumously , after her death in December 2017. There's the five stages of grief, and just when I think I've gotten to acceptance, I bounce back to anger, because I'm mad.



Samsung S8 to launch without Bixby voice commands

However, some integrated card features are expected to be there on the device. However, for something big like Bixby , Samsung should try putting its best foot forward as early as possible, not "later". The site further noted that Samsung will offer the assistant as an upgrade later this year, probably in spring. Meanwhile, Samsung will also hope the initial hiccup for one of the Galaxy S8's major features won't hurt the company's much-needed recovery from the Galaxy Note7 fiasco.


Nintendo Sold More Copies of Zelda Than Switch Consoles

Nintendo Sold More Copies of Zelda Than Switch Consoles

Breath of the Wild , which launched alongside the Switch on March 3, also set internal records at Nintendo . NPD's data accounts only for US sales, but the current global estimate puts March Switch totals at 2.4 million consoles sold. Also, Nintendo has announced that Nintendo Switch users will be able to purchase the dock for the console separately starting next month. Citigroup analysts said in a research note to investors seen by Bloomberg that a Switch Mini might debut in the fiscal ...



Bixby delay will see Galaxy S8 ship without Samsung's voice assistant

As confirmed by Axios by a Samsung representative , it seems that Samsung will not be launching Bixby Voice with the Galaxy S8. The good news is that this is merely a delay as the feature will be arriving later this spring. The digital assistant is created to help users to things like access information and search and categorise photos using voice commands. While the S8 will come with a host of other new features - like an infinity edge screen, iris scanner, and a new app to control all ...


It's a boy! April the giraffe's calf is male

It's a boy! April the giraffe's calf is male

Since we've all been so invested in her pregnancy, the zoo will give the public a chance to help name the little guy. Giraffes are pregnant for 15 months on average. A competition will be held to come up with a name for the calf. A NY zoo's livestream video of its pregnant giraffe is showing her giving birth. At the time of the birth, 1.25 million people were watching the livestream .


Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the United States last month

Nintendo sold over 906k Switch consoles in the United States last month

BGR cited the same analysts, who predicted that Nintendo will be able to sell 25.7 million Switch consoles . That said , Breath of the Wild is the fastest selling Nintendo launch game of all time. It's important to note both of those consoles were shipped in November of their respective launch years, while the Switch debuted in the spring. Remember the time when we covered all the new features of the upcoming Mario Kart 8 Deluxe for Nintendo Switch? With the Nintendo Switch ...