Sony renews flat-rate service “PlayStation Plus” with three plans | TechCrunch Japan

Sony officially announced that it will introduce a renewed game subscription service “PlayStation Plus”. The new service, called PlayStation Plus, combines Sony’s two current subscription services, PlayStation Plus and PlayStation Now, into one. PlayStation Plus is seen as a rival to Microsoft’s popular subscription service, the Xbox Game Pass. PlayStation Plus will be available in […]

Why isn’t the new 27-inch Studio Display an Apple TV? | TechCrunch Japan

Apple has finally announced what many in the enthusiastic Apple fan community have been looking for: a genuine display with a minimum price of less than $ 5,000. The new 27-inch Studio Display costs $ 1,600 (the price in Japan is 199,800 yen including tax), which is still much higher than most people can afford […]

Pokemon GO Niantic Acquires WebAR Development Platform “8th Wall” | TechCrunch Japan

Niantic, an augmented reality (AR) platform that operates Pokemon GO, announced on March 10 that it has acquired 8th Wall, a WebAR development platform. It’s the biggest acquisition ever for Niantic. The acquisition will strengthen the company’s development platform and help developers create an AR vision. Founded in 2016, Niantic said the 8th Wall is […]

Apple’s new 27-inch Studio Display is an almost bodyless iMac | TechCrunch Japan

Apple announced March 8th, $ 1599 packed with a processor, high-quality speakers, a microphone array, a high-quality camera, three USB-C ports, and a Thunderbolt 96W power supply. Announced a display (¥ 9800). Yes, of course, it also has a display. So far, the company has a mysterious and turbulent history of forgetting a range of […]

Samsung releases update to address app throttling issues | TechCrunch Japan

Samsung has responded to complaints that it is limiting the performance of thousands of apps on some of its Android smartphones. In a statement to TechCrunch, a spokeswoman for the company said Samsung will update its software to give users more control over throttling. However, the schedule for this update to be delivered has not […]

Samsung releases update to address app throttling issues | TechCrunch Japan

Samsung has responded to complaints that it is limiting the performance of thousands of apps on some of its Android smartphones. In a statement to TechCrunch, a spokeswoman for the company said Samsung will update its software to give users more control over throttling. However, the schedule for this update to be delivered has not […]