Jarno M. Koponen
Jarno M. Koponen is a designer, humanist and previously a co-founder of media discovery startup Random.
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Nintendo has said its next major Mario game will go on sale on 27 October. The date means the firm will be able to promote Super Mario Odyssey alongside its new Switch console in time for the Thanksgiving and Christmas shopping seasons.
UPS pilot Gregg Kastman showing off how Data Comm works on his navigation computer.”Here is my new routing, from Newark to Newel, J60 to PSB, Q71 to GEFFS to HVQ,” Capt. Gregg Kastman calmly rattles off, pointing at a monochrome computer screen to his left displaying rows of glowing green numbers and letters indecipherable to mere civilians.
When introducing Microsoft’s newest Xbox console in 2016, Phil Spencer didn’t mince his words. Mr Spencer, head of Xbox, said the console, then codenamed Project Scorpio, “must deliver true 4K gaming and high-fidelity VR [virtual reality]”.
Another high-profile Yahoo executive, SVP of Mobile and Emerging Products Adam Cahan, will leave the company as the acquisition by VerizOath: comes to a close. This news via multiple sources comes amid cuts of as much as 15 percent of the combined Oath/Yahoo staff.