Wii 2 controller to have 6.2-inch touchscreen? | The controller for the expected Nintendo Wii 2 console will boast a giant 6.2-inch touchscreen, along with a camera, according to reports in the gaming press. Buying advice from the leading technology site
Tough PC maker plays doctors and nurses | If you've ever needed a computer immune to being splashed with blood, guts and all manner of noxious chemicals, then Panasonic has just the Toughbook for you. Buying advice from the leading technology site
More than 5,000 reports of sexual assault in fiscal year 2013, a spike of 50%. Troops feel more confident coming forward, says Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. About 65% of victims of all sexual assaults were 24 or younger. By far, most victims were junior enlisted troops. The Army, the largest of the services, had the most victims, with 1,201. The Coast Guard reported five victims.
In the first 84 days of the 2017 fiscal year (October 1, 2016 – December 23, 2016), the Obama administration increased Syrian immigration by 86% (compared to last year, same time). Does the American public/Republic agree?
shortfall in the coming fiscal year, a result of both plunging oil-tax revenue and the state’s failure to enact adequate tax increases or spending cuts after the economic downturn in 2009. Corporate Taxes Jindal, a potential Republican candidate for the presidency, has proposed higher-education funding cuts of more than $200 million and trimming tax credits to bring in more revenue. If the legislature doesn’t approve the tax changes, the university system may face as much as $608 million in…
Mixed results for Sony Ericsson | Sony has published financial results for the last fiscal year, and it’s a mixed bag for the mobile phone arm of the Japanese behemoth. Buying advice from the leading technology site
epa05397070 Sony Corp. President Kazuo Hirai delivers a speech during a press conference at the company's headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, 29 June 2016. Hirai announced the company's corporate strategy for the fiscal year ending 31 March 2017 (FY2016). EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON
Fitch says although Kenya has been cutting back on its budget deficit — expected to come in at 7.1 per cent this fiscal year against the original budget target of 9.7 per cent — the consolidation is likely to face headwinds. PHOTO | AFP
A growing number of people seeking asylum continue to cross into Manitoba illegally near Emerson, most of them on foot. According to Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), 68 people entered the province from the U.S. in 2013-2014 fiscal year and...
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Sony loses billions, blames TVs | Sony has published the results for the third quarter of its 2011 fiscal year, detailing significant losses. The headline figures in the report are an operating loss of $1.2 billion and a net loss of $2 billion on revenue of $23.37 billion, the latter translating to a 17.4 percent year-on-year decrease. Buying advice from the leading technology site
Microsoft slashes Xbox 360 price | Microsoft has confirmed that it is to slash price of all three Xbox 360 packages in the UK on Friday, as TechRadar told you last Wednesday. The estimated retail price (ERP) for the Arcade SKU is now 199.99 euros/£159.99 - a price drop of 80 euros/£50 Buying advice from the leading technology site