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Kevin Spacey: Netflix halts House of Cards production

October 31, 2017 12:17 pm0 comments
Kevin Spacey: Netflix halts House of Cards production

The Netflix series House of Cards has announced it will suspend production following sexual assault allegations against actor Kevin Spacey. Spacey, who stars in the political drama, has been accused of making sexual advances to a 14-year-old boy. The show had already said it would end after this season, but […]

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Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

September 11, 2017 1:07 pm0 comments
Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The launch of Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition last year was marred by the company’s near-total disconnection from reality, as supply issues drove resale prices of the mini-console to several hundred dollars. It’s no surprise, then, that […]

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Hamilton: Could Lin-Manuel Miranda join West End production?

January 27, 2017 5:57 am0 comments
Hamilton: Could Lin-Manuel Miranda join West End production?

The West End production of hit musical Hamilton has found its leads – though we still don’t know who’ll be playing Alexander Hamilton himself. Could show creator Lin-Manuel Miranda be persuaded to play the role when the show opens in London in November? The 37-year-old is in London shooting Mary […]

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It’s official: Nintendo ends all Wii U production

November 11, 2016 8:25 am0 comments
It’s official: Nintendo ends all Wii U production

Sales for the Wii U have been falling for a while now, and Nintendo has finally announced it intends to end production of the system months before launching its follow-up, the Nintendo Switch. An announcement on the Wii U Japan site notes that production of the Wii U will be […]

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Electric car pioneer Tesla misses production targets

July 4, 2016 2:45 am0 comments
Electric car pioneer Tesla misses production targets

US electric carmaker Tesla has said it will fall short of its annual shipment targets, sparking worries about its production capabilities. Tesla shipped 14,370 cars in the second quarter, missing its target of 17,000. The missed production goals come at a crucial time for Tesla. The company is still in […]

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BMW and Intel plan robot car production

July 2, 2016 3:31 pm0 comments
BMW and Intel plan robot car production

BMW, Intel and computer vision firm Mobileye have signed a deal to develop autonomous vehicles. The three firms will collaborate on the systems needed to make cars that can navigate without any help from a human driver. The vehicles will be capable of driving safely along major roads as well […]

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End of an era: Microsoft halts production of the Xbox 360

April 23, 2016 2:59 am1 comment
End of an era: Microsoft halts production of the Xbox 360

It’s been roughly two and a half years since the Xbox One replaced the Xbox 360, and Microsoft is finally ready to pull the plug on its venerable console. Sales of the older platform are thought to have been steadily declining for months, though Microsoft has declined to break out […]

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Nintendo refutes rumors, claims Wii U production will continue into next year

March 23, 2016 5:59 pm0 comments
Nintendo refutes rumors, claims Wii U production will continue into next year

Yesterday, a report from the Nikkei claimed that Nintendo might sunset the Wii U as early as this year, to make room on store shelves for its upcoming console, the Nintendo NX. While not implausible, given the Wii U’s anemic sales to-date, it was a surprising move given that the […]

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