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Detective Pikachu Game Might Finally Release in the West

There have been plenty of Pokemon animated movies over the years, but this marks the long-awaited arrival to the world of live-action. That's right, not only will Deadpool's sweet voice serenade you from a little yellow rat, but Reynolds is doing motion-capture work to bring the Pokemon to life.



Nintendo Switch Sales Have Reached 10 Million In Just Nine Months

The official press release also confirms more systems will be released in Japan to deal with growing demand over the holidays. The Switch initially launched in March of this year. Other games such as " Super Mario Odyssey " and " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe " have been widely praised, and titles such as " Bayonetta " and " Bayonetta 2 " - which debuted on the Wii U - will come to the console next year.


Synaptics brings first in-display fingerprint scanner to mass production

Synaptics brings first in-display fingerprint scanner to mass production

The tech can read a fingerprint with a single touch and can be placed under glass. Synaptics on Tuesday (Dec. 12) announced that it's developed an in-display fingerprint sensor for smartphones. The OLED DDICs also support high brightness mode, DeMura and IR drop compensation technologies, multiple sub-pixel rendering technologies, and more. Synaptics even claims that the fingerprint technology is twice as fast as 3D facial recognition, clearly taking a dig at Apple's FaceID.


Nokia 6 (2018) could come with 18:9 display, dual-rear cameras

Nokia 6 (2018) could come with 18:9 display, dual-rear cameras

Carrying forward the design language of Nokia 7 , this device will also be donning reduced bezels . It seems that the new Nokia 6 may ditch the hardware touch buttons which was seen on the original Nokia 6 , instead may come with on-screen keys.


Best meteor shower of the year starts Wednesday night

Best meteor shower of the year starts Wednesday night

He further explained that, due to friction in the atmosphere, the rocks and dust particles burn up which give rise to numerous meteors which are known as meteor showers. "The thin, fading crescent Moon will not spoil the show". The observatory at the Telus World of Science will be open for people wishing to view the Geminid shower on Wednesday and Thursday from 7 p.m.to 10 p.m., weather permitting.


Google launches three AI-enabled photography apps on iOS and Android

Google launches three AI-enabled photography apps on iOS and Android

These newly released applications are part of the " appsperiments " program that Google has just released. Google on Monday released a pair of " appsperiments " that provide new ways of capturing photographic images with smartphones like iPhone, while at the same time helping the search giant refine experimental software tools related to computer vision and artificial intelligence.