Neowin News Feed for: Fall Neowin News Feed for: Fall en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 With autumn on the way, Google will now give you up-to-date forecasts for pollen levels <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Using up-to-date forecasts and information from the Weather Channel, the Google app in the US can now help people with seasonal allergies know what the pollen levels are going to be like for the week. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Richard Tyr Blewitt) Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:18:02 +0000 IPhone 8 may come with bundled AirPods <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A J P Morgan analyst has suggested that Apple&#039;s iPhone 8 will come bundled with AirPods, and feature an OLED edge-to-edge display. The analyst could be wrong, though, given current AirPod delays. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 08 May 2017 12:50:01 +0000 You can now check out this fall's movies and TV shows on Bing <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>With 2016&#039;s Primetime Emmy Awards just around the corner, Microsoft has announced new features for its Bing search engine, including curated lists and predictions for movies, TV shows and books. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:30:01 +0000 Bing 'Predicts' had a great summer, preps for fall predictions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Bing Predicts has had a fairly good run predicting the winners for different events. This summer the service maintained its prediction accuracy dominance and will attempt to continue the run in fall. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Timi Cantisano) Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:02:01 +0000 Durability test: Xbox One versus PS4, which one survives? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Wired&#039;s Battle Damage segment put the two current gen consoles through some pretty brutal durability tests in a video to determine the last one standing. The loser gets chainsawed in half. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:12:01 +0000 Neowin: Now hiring driven and motivated writers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1399584693metronewsl.jpg" alt="" /></div>Do you love technology and want to reach a wide audience? Can you write? If you think you would gel well with our team, take a look inside, we are hiring. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 01 Nov 2011 12:37:44 +0000 Xbox 360 Fall 2011 dashboard update public beta now open <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/uploaded/xbox dashboard_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is on the verge of updating the Xbox 360 with the 2011 Fall update. A new beta page has appeared that says that a public beta will be opening in the very near future. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 11 Oct 2011 12:25:20 +0000 Twitter hacked, Fox News and celebrity accounts fall victim <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/754977705twitter_newbird_boxed_whiteonblue.png" alt="" /></div>Many users got a shock when checking some twitter accounts like, Foxnews, Britney speaks, Barrack Obama, and many others. An attacked launched against celebrity twitter accounts is inserting crude headlines such as &quot;Breaking, Bill... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andrew Lyle) Mon, 05 Jan 2009 19:03:58 +0000 Apple Shares Fall on Forecast for Quarter <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple Inc. blew past Wall Street's bullish expectations in the first quarter with a 57 percent jump in profit, but a dramatically lower forecast sent shares plunging on fears about slowing consumer spending on electronics.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 23 Jan 2008 00:13:30 +0000 Dell Shares Fall on Earnings Report <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Shares of Dell fell nearly 13 percent Friday as investors took a pessimistic view on plans to reignite the computer maker's fortunes with a strategy that could lower profits in the short term. Shares tumbled... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 02 Dec 2007 23:46:30 +0000 Xbox 360 Fall Dashboard Update Details Released <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Xbox 360 firmware sees two major updates a year&#8212;in the Spring and the Fall. This year's Fall update is just about upon us. On Tuesday December 4th, Microsoft will unleash a flurry of new... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 30 Nov 2007 22:41:38 +0000 Xbox 360 Fall Update on Dec. 4th, Friends of Friends coming! <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It was just confirmed that the Fall Dashboard update will be released next Tuesday, December 4th. One of the new features that will be part of the release is 'Friends of Friends.' With this new... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Mon, 26 Nov 2007 19:52:31 +0000 Microsoft postpones Winhec 2008 to Fall 2008 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced that WinHEC 2008 will not be held in the typical spring season, but instead in the fall (October probably) of 2008 &quot;in response to industry feedback&quot;. The event is expected to take... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 16 Nov 2007 19:59:55 +0000 Fall Xbox 360 Dashboard update - download old Xbox games? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>So, who wants to download old Xbox 1 games on their Xbox 360 for 1200 (or so) MS points? Because come December 4th you will be able to do that and more! (Don't forget the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Tue, 13 Nov 2007 14:01:42 +0000 Microsoft Sets Fall Launch for Configuration Manager <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Monday said development is complete on its System Center Configuration Manager 2007, a cornerstone in its model for managed IT systems, and that the management tool will ship in November. For users moving from... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 28 Aug 2007 14:24:16 +0000 Sun Posts Profit as Costs Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Despite its recent financial woes, Sun Microsystems, the world's third largest manufacturer of business computer servers, has managed to return a profit this quarter. Although Sun's revenue rose only marginally, going from $3.83 billion to... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 31 Jul 2007 04:08:45 +0000 Sharp to Release Blu-ray Disc Player This Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>This fall, Sharp Electronics plans to release its first Blu-ray player: the BD-HP205. The player will support 1080p output at both 24- and 60-FPS, and will include on-board Dolby TrueHD decoding, along with the requisite... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 09 Jul 2007 14:55:05 +0000 Nvidia Plans to Start Transition to PCI-e 2.0 This Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nvidia Corporation's new code-named MCP72 core-logic series will fully support new AMD Phenom processors based on AMD's new micro-architecture that belong to the &quot;Stars&quot; family of chips. All versions of the MCP72 will support HyperTransport... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 04 Jun 2007 19:28:43 +0000 Xbox 360 GPU to reportedly go to 65nm in fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sources at equipment makers are whispering that the Xbox 360 will be equipped with a 65nm-made Xenos GPU in the fall and that corresponding foundry partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company will see benefits. An engineering... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 30 Apr 2007 18:59:22 +0000 Microsoft E&D Q3 Losses Fall to $315M, Sales Down To $929M <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft's Entertainment and Devices division posted third quarter figures: a $315 million loss (down 22% from last year's $402 million) while sales slipped to $929 million (down 21% over last year's $1.18 billion), as the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 27 Apr 2007 01:17:03 +0000 Sega Confirms Wii NiGHTS For U.S. This Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Following a flurry of internet reports and speculation over the past week, Sega of America has confirmed the upcoming release of a new NiGHTS game for the Nintendo Wii, with an expected stateside release window... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 03 Apr 2007 00:00:53 +0000 Half-Life 2: Episode 2 et al delayed until Fall 2007 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Note: This story has now been updated. Gamespot and Bluesnews have both now reported the release date as Fall 2007 and not the Winter. Thanks to Voodoo Extreme for the scoop and shock. Electronic Arts,... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Wed, 07 Feb 2007 16:47:06 +0000 Sony Profits Fall, But End of Year Forecast Rises <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sony's net profits for the three months to 31 December fell to 159.9bn yen ($1.3bn; £669m) from 168.9bn yen the three months before, a drop in 5.3%. The huge losses were down to the gaming... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Joe Cashman) Tue, 30 Jan 2007 10:22:09 +0000 Verizon Earnings Fall, Sales Up on Wireless <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Telecommunications company Verizon Communications Inc. announced its fourth quarter earnings fell but declared that sales rose. Verizon's quarterly earnings fell to $1.0 billion (35 cents per share) compared to last year's $ 1.7 billion (59... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 29 Jan 2007 17:53:21 +0000 Microsoft Posts Record Quarterly Sales, But Profits Fall 28% <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft said net income for its fiscal second quarter (three months ending December 31) fell 28% to $2.63 billion as delays in shipping Windows Vista pushed some profits and revenue to the third quarter. The... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 26 Jan 2007 03:46:47 +0000 Virtua Fighter 5 Goes Gold For PS3 - 360 Version Due Fall 07 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sega announced a few hours ago that the highly anticipated home console edition of Virtua Fighter 5 has gone gold for the Playstation 3 and would be available at retail as expected on February 20th.... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Tue, 23 Jan 2007 21:10:50 +0000 Sales of Sony's PlayStation 3 Fall Short in Japan <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The first results are out in the hotly contested market for video game consoles in Japan, and so far, the results do not look too promising for Sony and its much-promoted PlayStation 3. Enterbrain, a... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Thu, 11 Jan 2007 12:43:39 +0000 Xbox 360 Fall Update Fix Coming <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks to Evil Avatar for the heads up on this one. We're hearing from a small number of customers (less than 1%) that are having issues with the Fall Console Update. I've been... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Thu, 02 Nov 2006 04:44:19 +0000 Red Orchestra: Ostfront 41-45 Fall Content Preview <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The latest Free Booster Pack for Tripwire Interactive's RO Ostfront contains a number of new features included a new map and two new vehicles. Tripwire previously hinted that the new map would be a remake... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Todd Tanner) Fri, 27 Oct 2006 12:11:22 +0000 Resistance: Fall of Man downgraded <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Some time ago, Insomniac had stated that Resistance: Fall of Man would be able to support the 1080p resolution. However, today at Sony's Gamer's Day conference, they went back on that comment, now stating that... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 20 Oct 2006 20:48:37 +0000 Microsoft's Digital Home Efforts Fall Short? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Solution providers at D&H Distributing's fifth annual Digital Convergence Expo criticized Microsoft's digital home efforts, but praised chip giant Intel for helping drive market adoption in conjunction with VARs. Several attendees said they see Microsoft's... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 14 Jul 2006 11:03:49 +0000 Microsoft Vista-Optimized Keyboard on Tap for This Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Hardware is pushing the innovation envelope and introducing industry firsts to help you move from work to play with cutting-edge performance and total style. Can a keyboard create its own mood lighting?... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Fri, 30 Jun 2006 12:40:35 +0000 Xbox 360 Vision Camera Set For Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In his weekly podcast, Major Nelson released more information on the Xbox Live Vision Camera: You can put your own &quot;personal picture&quot; on your profile for your friends to see (not public). You can... <a href="">Read more...</a> (giga) Wed, 31 May 2006 13:35:19 +0000 Intel's Shift in Architecture Design on Display at Fall IDF <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Much has been said about Intel's plans to shift its design strategy on the desktop platform over the last few weeks, but as the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco that kicked off today the... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 23 Aug 2005 19:56:28 +0000 Doom flick delayed 'til fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Movie based on id's FPS franchise delayed; The Rock won't blast hell's minions until October 21. Blockbuster movies getting turned into games are nothing new, but recently, the roles have been reversed.... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 14 Apr 2005 21:44:39 +0000 Call of Duty returning to consoles this fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Activision announces agreement with Gray Matter and Treyarch for new WWII shooter for &quot;the consoles&quot;; publisher dismisses Xbox mention as a &quot;typo.&quot; This morning, Atari announced that it had struck a deal... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 07 Mar 2005 16:33:19 +0000 Gates: PCs fall short <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates on Friday started out a busy day in the Bay Area by talking to college students about a range of topics, from open-source software to malaria to the next Xbox. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sun, 03 Oct 2004 04:05:28 +0000 LCD monitor prices to continue fall next year <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A REPORT from the Taiwanese Market Intelligence Center (MIC) said that prices of 17-inch LCD monitors will continue to fall next year. That's as a result of the manufacturers appearing to have recognised that if... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 17 Sep 2004 10:13:26 +0000 Sonic Heroes Comes To PC This Fall <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Sonic Heroes is on its way to PC, Sega announced today. The latest 3D Sonic the Hedgehog adventure (released for PlayStation 2, Xbox, and GameCube earlier this year) will be available for Windows personal computers... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 19 Aug 2004 01:55:19 +0000 Microsoft Hardware 2004 Fall Lineup Photos and Descriptions <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>ActiveWin have posted multiple photos, descriptions, etc. for the complete Microsoft hardware fall lineup, which includes two fingerprint reader devices. The devices are to be released September 9th. Here is a complete list of the... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Mon, 16 Aug 2004 18:39:51 +0000