Back in 2014, Nintendo began working on a sleep-tracking device that didn't need to be worn on the body, as part of its Quality of Life program - but it now says that the device has been cancelled.
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While Nintendo continues to develop its new NX console and transition its business into the mobile market, its been announced that the gaming giant suffered a 36% fall in profits for Q4 2015.
Nintendo's president, Tatsumi Kimishima, explained to the world that the company is planning on substantially raising profits by focusing on mobile apps, and the new and original NX console.
Last June it emerged that Microsoft had sold just 100 Xbox Ones in Japan in an entire week. The latest figures show that, last week, it sold just 99, compared with over 25,000 sales of the PS4.
Cemu, a Wii U emulator, is making progress with its latest update. Although perfect emulation is still in the far future, the latest alpha release is able to play advanced AAA titles.
Nintendo's Scott Moffitt has recently revealed that the company's 3DS series "is here to stay" despite the move to mobile platforms, particularly because the 3DS has significantly outsold competitors.
Since the company bought the popular sandbox construction game, Microsoft has been on a warpath, bringing its prize to as many platforms as it can - on December 17, that will include the Wii U.
After initial details of the 'Nintendo PlayStation' prototype emerged back in July, many were skeptical of it's authenticity. Now, the device has been demoed and it's definitely real and still works.
Nintendo has unveiled the name of its upcoming smartphone game, dubbing it "Miitomo". Exact details of the title are unknown but it will rely heavily on social interaction and is slated for 2016.
After announcing plans in March to offer games "compatible with a variety of devices including PCs, smartphones and tablets", Nintendo is expected to unveil its first mobile game tomorrow.
A couple months following the death of former Nintendo president Satoru Iwata, the company has appointed a new leader - one that means business.
According to the latest credible rumor, AMD may have won itself a big contract, by building semi-custom chips for Nintendo's upcoming NX console. AMD also built the chips for the Xbox One and PS4.
From the rise of Jolla and Nokia's smartphone return, to Google's Photos faux pas, OnePlus invites, and the $169 Windows 'Cloudbook', it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Today, Nintendo issued a somber press release notifying the public that Nintendo President and CEO Satoru Iwata had passed away on July 11th, 2015 at the age of 55.
There was a time when Sony didn't have its own successful gaming console and wanted to partner with Nintendo. The collaboration never came to fruition, but we luckily get a rare look at the prototype.
Nintendo has announced that they will be bringing, 'Pokémon Shuffle' to iOS and Android. The 3DS puzzle game will be coming to smartphones sometime this year.
Today, we get to take a look at Nintendo's booth at E3 2015. Super Mario Maker, Star Fox Zero and Yoshi's Wooly World are just some of the titles they had on hand for press and fans.
From Apple's overheating Pill and Google's European problem, to Skype ups and downs, Nintendroids, a PC in a plug, and a $20 phone from Microsoft, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
After a credible rumor started making the rounds yesterday, Nintendo has come out denying that it would be using Android as the operating system for its mysterious, upcoming NX console.
A new, credible rumor suggest that Nintendo's upcoming NX console might be based on Android. The move could help Nintendo attract devs as well as work well with the company's new mobile gaming focus.
One of the co-creators of the original Xbox has revealed some of the wild ideas the development team considered, including giving it away free, pre-loading Windows onto it, and even buying Nintendo.
A browser-based version of Super Mario 64 developed using the Unity game engine has been forced to shutdown by Nintendo for violating its copyrights and intellectual property.
From a new Office and lots of Lollipop, to Nintendo's next play, Spartan insights, printed body organs, British Bands, and ANOTHER low-cost Lumia, it's our regular summary of the week's top tech news.
Nintendo has just announced during its press conference that the gaming giant is developing a brand new console, called Project NX. Details are still scarce but this is exciting for the company.
Nintendo is partnering with DeNA to develop smartphone games. Its cross-platform gaming service across smartphones, tablets, PCs, and Nintendo devices will begin by the end of this year.
With the current trend of the PlayStation 4 outselling the Xbox One, an intelligence firm predicts that the PS4 will triumph over the Xbox One in sales by 40% in the year 2019.
From tardy updates and Micromax crapware, to cutting-edge flagships, wireless keyloggers, Steamtastrophes, and another Xbox price cut, we look back at highlights from this week's top tech news.
If you plan to or have already pre-ordered a new Nintendo 3DS XL, you might also want to buy a charger. Nintendo will not include a charging cable in its latest consoles citing cost concerns.
Nintendo of America announced its most powerful portable gaming device is coming to the United States. This February, buyers in the states will be able to purchase the Nintendo 3DS XL.
Animator Dillon Markey uses a Power Glove to create stop-motion animation. Although originally created for the Nintendo Entertainment System, he has modified it for use for his daily work.
Stadium Events is an extremely rare game due to a variety of reasons. The highest known selling price of the game is $22,800 but now there are people willing to buy it for more than $40,000.
In a dispute that goes back years with Nintendo allegedly infringing on technology patented by Philips for a "virtual body control device" the two companies have now reached an agreement.
Nintendo is to release an official Game Boy emulator for mobile devices if a recently published patent is to be believed. The emulator would allow Nintendo games to be played on iOS and Android.
With a profitable quarter, Nintendo looks quite eager to take on Sony's PS4 and Microsoft's Xbox One and make a historical comeback; Reggie Fils-Aime explains why the company has a good chance.
Neowin's senior news editor for Europe, Andy Weir, is finally ready to buy a new-generation games console, but he can't quite decide between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Which one should he buy?
Nintendo has announced its plans to release an improved version of its 3DS and 3DS XL. Although the release will only be in Japan for now, you can bet it'll be released globally in the near future.
The latest study reveals a strong preference among youths for tablets. The majority of next-generation tech users prefer to game on devices such as iPads and Galaxy's rather than handheld devices.
Neowin's coverage of E3 2014 brings you some snapshots of the Nintendo booth, which showcases Super Smash Bros, Mario Maker, Hyrule Warriors, and more.
Sony has finally beaten out Nintendo in annual console sales for the first time in 8 years, selling 18.7 million units to Nintendo's 16.3 million. Does it mark a new era of gaming?
June 6, 2014, is World Tetris Day, and also marks the 30th birthday of one of the greatest games of all time. We look back on its history, and invite you to share your memories of the legendary game.
Nintendo and Mercedes-Benz have paired up in a strange case of product-placement which involves a DLC for Mario Kart 8 this summer featuring the addition of Mercedes' GLA as a new driveable kart.
Nintendo is shutting down access to its online gaming for the Wii and DS consoles on May 20th, instead focusing on its newer game systems. The question is whether anyone will actually notice.
Nintendo apologized for excluding same-sex relationship options from Tomodachi Life, but refused to update the life simulator to make gameplay LGBT-friendly
Nintendo has recently unveiled a new product line-up set to be compatibile with the Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. The wireless technology hopes to provide seamless interaction within the gaming experience.
Nintendo announced that the Wii U console had 2.72 million shipments for its last fiscal year, which is below its previously reduced estimate of 2.8 million units of its latest game console.
Today is the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Nintendo Game Boy portable console in Japan, which helped the company became the major force in mobile gaming until smartphones came along.
April 1st, 2014 was, as always, one of the more interesting days to spend surfing the Internet as lots of tech companies decided to have fun, but one prank went a bit too far.
For those looking to have the ultimate NES console, Analogue Interactive is releasing an all-aluminum NES console that promises to "blow everyone away".
Nintendo announced during Nintendo Direct that classic games from the popular handheld console, Game Boy Advance, will be available for the Wii U Virtual Console starting April in US and Japan.
Nintendo has officially denied reports that it plans to start offering mini-games on smartphone devices, saying that the company has no intentions of releasing games for those products.