Google is finally taking fitness seriously with Android Wear 2.0, CNET

It won’t replace a Fitbit, but there is still a lot it does well.

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Google helped build an app that designs you a personalized dress based on your lifestyle


This little robot is your new language-learning buddy, CNET

Learning a new language can be rough. Casio knows this, and has made a mini-language partner for you in form of the Lesson Pod.

The Lesson Pod is a charming desktop buddy that acts as both a conversation partner and instructor, providing accurate spoken sentences that you can practice at home or on the go. The little guy stands at only 11 centimeters tall and is slightly thicker than a can of soda.

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Like it or not, Facebook is going to start autoplaying videos with the sound on, Business Insider

Get ready for the videos you scroll past in your Facebook feed to play with the sound on.

After initially muting videos by default, Facebook announced on Tuesday that videos on its social network will now play with the sound enabled.

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Google says every new Chromebook will work with Android apps from here on out – Business Insider

Google’s plan to bring Android to Chrome OS is moving forward.

The company on Monday confirmed that “all Chromebooks launching in 2017 and after” will support Android apps “in the coming future.”

Those new Chromebooks will join the three models that officially support the Google Play Store today — the Asus Chromebook Flip. Acer Chromebook R11, and Google’s own Chromebook Pixel (2015) — along with a large number of older notebooks that have been scheduled to gain support for the past few months.

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Nintendo is finally showing off their hybrid Switch console — here are all the ways you’ll be able to play it – Business Insider

Nintendo held an event in Japan to show off their new Switch console. The console connects to a TV, but also comes with a controller that turns into a mobile gaming device.

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Here’s everything we just learned about Nintendo’s new $300 console, the Switch – Business Insider

After years of waiting, Nintendo’s finally got a new video game console on the way: the Nintendo Switch.

It’s a hybrid console — you can play it at home, on your living room television, or you can take it on-the-go. Here’s what we know about the console thus far:

  • It’s called Nintendo Switch.
  • It’s scheduled to launch on March 3, 2017.
  • It starts at $299.
  • Nintendo has a gaggle of games starring its most prominent creations in the works.

There’s of course much more to the Switch than that, and Nintendo just offered a ton of new details. Here’s everything we learned from Nintendo’s insane event, straight out of Tokyo.

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Here’s the gorgeous trailer for ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ — the first Mario game for Nintendo Switch

Nintendo just released details for its upcoming Switch console, and even announced a few games to go with it. One of those games is “Super Mario Odyssey,” and it looks absolutely incredible.

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