Daily Archives: March 21, 2019

Nintendo Switch to Get Xbox Live Enabled Games Over the Year

https://www.legitreviews.com/nintendo-switch-to-get-xbox-live-enabled-games-over-the-year_211108 Posted by Shane McGlaun | Thu, Mar 21, 2019 – 9:02 AM Nintendo has been doing very well with its Switch game consoles. The hybrid portable and home console has proven very popular with significant hardware and software sales. … Continue reading

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MoviePass Co-Founder’s New Startup Must Be Stopped

https://gizmodo.com/moviepass-co-founders-new-startup-must-be-stopped-1833464132 The co-founder of MoviePass wants to make going to the movies more affordable, so long as you’re comfortable submitting to mandatory ad watching and creepy surveillance tech. PreShow, an invitation-only service launched by Stacy Spikes, uses facial recognition software … Continue reading

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Streaming subscriptions overtook cable in 2018

https://www.engadget.com/2019/03/21/streaming-subscriptions-overtook-cable-in-2018/ Cable companies have been nervous about streaming services for a while, but now they have a particularly good reason to be jittery. An MPAA report citing IHS Markit data has shown that there were more subscriptions worldwide to online … Continue reading

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Boeing’s Starliner Test Flight Delayed by Three Months, Sources Say

http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/?p=32981 The schedule for Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft has slipped again, and the company will no longer launch an uncrewed test flight to the International Space Station in April, Reuters has reported. The flight is being pushed back to August. Starliner is Boeing’s entry for NASA’s … Continue reading

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Amnesty International faults electric vehicle batteries as carbon intensive

https://www.autoblog.com/2019/03/21/amnesty-international-ev-batteries/ LONDON — Amnesty International attacked the auto industry on Thursday for marketing electric vehicles (EVs) as environmentally friendly while producing many of the batteries using polluting fossil fuels and unethically sourced minerals. Manufacturing batteries can be carbon intensive, while … Continue reading

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