Triathlon And Equestrian Events To Be Moved Up

Triathlon and equestrian events to be moved up

The 2020 Olympic triathlon and part of the equestrian competition will be moved up to earlier hours in the morning to avoid the extreme summer heat in Tokyo.

The change was announced on Friday by the head of the Games' organizing committee, Yoshiro Mori, following talks in Tokyo with International Olympic Committee officials.

2020 Marathon, Race Walk May Be Moved To Sapporo

2020 marathon, race walk may be moved to Sapporo

With less than 10 months to go before the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games, the International Olympic Committee says it is considering moving the marathon and race walking events to the northern Japanese city of Sapporo. The IOC wants to take advantage of the cooler summer weather there.

It points out the average daytime temperatures in July and August can be 5 to 6 degrees cooler in Sapporo, which is some 800 kilometers north of Tokyo.

Core Pokemon Game For Nintendo Switch Moved To 'late 2019'

Core Pokemon Game For Nintendo Switch Moved To 'Late 2019'

Earlier this year around the time E3 2018 was about to kick off, Nintendo made some announcements of their own where they confirmed that they would be launching a new core Pokemon game for the Nintendo Switch. The game was initially pegged for the second half of 2019, but now it looks like it could be delayed ever so slightly.

By saying the second half of 2019, basically we're looking at anywhere between July to December, and we're sure that many are hoping it will be July. However now that it has been pushed to late 2019, it means that we're looking at anywhere between October to December. This "delay" was confirmed by Nintendo themselves in their launch schedule which now pegs the game's release for late 2019.

Expert: 2 Faults Moved In Osaka Quake

Expert: 2 faults moved in Osaka quake

A Japanese researcher says the powerful earthquake that hit the western prefecture of Osaka last week was caused by 2 faults moving almost simultaneously.

The magnitude-6.1 quake on June 18th left 5 people dead and many injured.

Sony Admits That It Hasn't Moved Fast Enough In Mobile

Sony admits that it hasn't moved fast enough in mobile

Sony unveiled its mid-term corporate strategy earlier on today, delivering its plans for the next three years across all areas of its business. While Sony hasn't changed its expectations on the mobile business, it was interesting to note its awareness on why it has not fit forecasts over the last few years. One of the slides comments that it has not improved its product line fast enough, particularly the move to thinner bezels and dual cameras.

Sony Electronics Launches One Sony Be Moved Marketing Campaign

Sony Electronics Launches One Sony Be Moved Marketing CampaignA steadfast passion for artistry and commitment to engineering has always been at the core of Sony Electronics, thereby achieving Sony’s goal in delivering “WOW” and moving people emotionally. It’s with this longstanding history of merging art and engineering into its products and services that Sony Electronics today unveils an integrated brand campaign, called One Sony “BE MOVED.”

Lexus Es Production Moved, Sub-rx Crossover Possible

Lexus All-New 2013 ES 350 and First-Ever ES 300h HybridThere’s likely more to Lexus’ plan to shift production of the ES sedan to Kentucky than saving money — a major new model is likely on the way from Japan.

Lexus’ officially confirmed its plan today to move production to Georgetown, Ky. — likely due to the $146.5 million in tax breaks the state offered. But there could be something much bigger moving beneath the water.

Nintendo Moved More Than 1.75 Million Consoles In November

Nintendo moved more than 1.75 million consoles in NovemberStrong sales on Black Friday and the arrival of Wii U helped Nintendo sell more than 1.75 million total hardware units in the United States in November, according to the NPD Group. This includes nearly 910,000 units of portable hardware and more than 845,000 home console units. November 2012 marks the 36th time that Nintendo has sold more than 1 million hardware units in one month in the United States since 2004.