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The Bootleg Amiibo Business Is Booming, Thanks To Nintendo

With Legend of Zelda Amiibo figures perpetually sold out and fetching prohibitively high prices on eBay, many fans are turning to bootlegged “Amiibo cards” instead. Many sellers of these cards see themselves not as mere pirates, but as modern-day.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMay 17th, 2017

Nintendo to release SNES-themed 3DS XL in the U.S.

 Nintendo is going to ride the retro cash cow to the bank. The company recently announced an SNES-themed 3DS XL for Europe and apparently its coming to the States, too. The handheld is available for pre-order for $199 and ships two weeks after t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 min. ago

Textron Aviation records Q3 revenue slide

Sluggish demand across the business aircraft sector between June and September contributed to a $44 million fall in revenues for Textron Aviation during the third quarter to $1.15 billion......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News47 min. ago

The Steam Halloween, Black Friday, and Winter Sale dates have been leaked

The dates for the upcoming Steam Sales have been leaked, so you know exactly when your wallet is going to get hit. Steam Sales are like busses, you wait ages for one, then three come along at once. And thanks to a leak on Reddit (that has now b.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News47 min. ago

Animal Crossing Smartphone Game Direct Slated For October 25 For Japan

Nintendo announced that there will be a Direct held on October 25, 2017, focusing on the smartphone game based on the Animal Crossing series. Read Animal Crossing Smartphone Game Direct Slated For October 25 For Japan on Siliconera!.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News54 min. ago

Shin Megami Tensei V Revealed For Nintendo Switch, Here’s A Teaser Trailer

Atlus revealed during the next Shin Megami Tensei title reveal live stream that it is none other than Shin Megami Tensei V for Nintendo Switch. Here’s a look at a teaser trailer from the event. Read Shin Megami Tensei V Revealed For Nintendo Switch.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News1 hr. 2 min. ago

Intuit’s Turbo wants to help you better understand your financial health

 Few companies have more data about the financial health of individuals in the U.S. than Intuit, thanks to its TurboTax, Mint and QuickBooks tools. For the longest time, though, the company didn’t bring these tools together. That’s s.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 2 min. ago

ActionIQ nabs $30M led by A16Z to bring big data targeting to marketers

 The trend of using big data analytics to glean more targeted insights for your business continues to be democratized, with an increasing number of startups hitting the market to help those who are not data scientists nor engineers take advantag.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News1 hr. 2 min. ago

Facebook says no thanks to Apple, new feature will only be on Android platforms

Facebook is rolling out a new feature soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post Facebook says no th.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 55 min. ago

Touhou Sky Arena Is Taking Flight To The Nintendo Switch

During the Touhou Kouroumu 13 this weekend, developer Area-ZERO announced that the 3D arena fighter Touhou Sky Arena: Gensokyo Kuusen Hime Matsuri Climax is headed to the Nintendo Switch. Read Touhou Sky Arena Is Taking Flight To The Nintendo Switch.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News4 hr. 2 min. ago

One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Deluxe Edition Announced For Nintendo Switch

Bandai Namco announced One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Deluxe Edition for Nintendo Switch. Similar to Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2’s Deluxe Edition, it’ll come with a bunch of DLC costumes and episodes. Read One Piece: Pirate Warriors 3 Deluxe Edition An.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News6 hr. 26 min. ago

Countingup, a startup from founder of Clear Books, raises ​$750K to merge banking and accounting

 Countingup, a new fintech startup from Tim Fouracre, who previously founded cloud accounting software Clear Books, wants to simplify the life of sole traders by reinventing the business bank account. Specifically, Fouracre’s vision is tha.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 26 min. ago

Facebook says no thanks to Apple, new app will only be on Android platforms

Facebook is rolling out a new app soon that may help struggling publications sell more subscriptions, but now Apple wants a slice of the revenue. In response, the new feature will only be available on Android devices. The post Facebook says no thanks.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News7 hr. 55 min. ago

Toray to open automotive materials R&D base in Europe

Japan's Toray Industries says it will open its Automotive Center Europe (AMCEU) in August 2018 near Munich, Germany, as part of a “strengthening of R&D function related to the Green Innovation (GR) Business in Europe, which is at the forefront of e.....»»

Category: plasticsSource:  plasticstodayRelated News13 hr. 18 min. ago

Oliver Cabell raises $1.2 million to slip into the shoe business

 Oliver Cabell, a Los Angeles-based startup selling bags and other accessories, has raised $1.2 million to slip into the shoe business. The company’s high end canvas and leather bags caused a bit of a stir around TechCrunch’s offices.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 26 min. ago

How Star Fox 2 Made It Into The Super Nintendo Classic Edition

To mark the release of the Super Nintendo Classic Edition, Famitsu recently ran a series of interviews, and one of the topics discussed was how Star Fox 2 became included. Read How Star Fox 2 Made It Into The Super Nintendo Classic Edition on Silicon.....»»

Category: gameSource:  siliconeraRelated News18 hr. 26 min. ago

Localethereum promises quick and easy cryptocurrency-to-fiat trades [Software]

Almost nine years after Bitcoin launched, trading cryptocurrency with fiat currencies remains difficult and expensive. #ethereum #online #bitcoin #software #business.....»»

Category: topSource:  planettechnewsRelated News19 hr. 2 min. ago

Tesla Plans Factory In China, Discounts Insurance For Self-Driving US Cars

Business Insider reports: Tesla has created a customized insurance package, InsureMyTesla, that is cheaper than traditional plans because it factors in the vehicles' Autopilot safety features and maintenance costs. InsureMyTesla has been available in.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 19 min. ago

CRM"s a Priority for Growing SMBs

Is your business stuck in a rut? A new report from Salesforce suggests that upgrading to a CRM system may help kick things into high gear......»»

Category: itSource:  smallbusinesscomputingRelated News20 hr. 2 min. ago

Homemade Nintendo Switch runs on Raspberry Pi, plays all your retro games

If you want to enjoy the experience of playing classic Nintendo games on modern gaming hardware, your choices are either to buy a Nintendo Switch, and hope the company sells the games you want via its digital store, or buy the new SNES Classic. Modde.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News21 hr. 2 min. ago

Nintendo Switch’s first portable dock offers freedom, but with new shackles

Nyko dock delivers a much-needed option—but it comes with serious dealbreakers. Enlarge / The author's Nintendo Switch, inserted into the Nyko Portable Docking Kit. (Cables aren't inserted into its backside for this product shot.) (credit: Sam.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News21 hr. 47 min. ago