Nintendo settled its lawsuit against Yuzu and Citra emulator creators for $2.4m, permanently barring further activity and requiring deletion of all related copies and tools. The emulators are now officially discontinued, and their source code for both removed from GitHub https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/3/nintendo-has-won-once-again-yuzu-and-citra-emulators-are-being-discontinued-immediately/
Nintendo has sued the Switch emulator, Yuzu, for allegedly bypassing their software encryption, enabling piracy. The company seeks damages and a halt to Yuzu's operations https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/2/nintendo-sues-popular-switch-emulator-yuzu-over-piracy-demands-halt-in-operations/
Productivity tool Notion has acquired privacy-focused platform Skiff, which offers encrypted services such as file storage and email. Skiff will be integrated into Notion's platform and its standalone products will cease to exist after six months https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/2/notion-acquires-the-privacy-focused-platform-skiff-ending-its-services-within-6-months/
Sony is closing anime streaming platform Funimation and increasing Crunchyroll's annual subscription from $55 to $100 from January 2025. Funimation users can transfer their viewing history to Crunchyroll but will lose access to their digital copies https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/2/sony-to-close-funimation-shifts-catalog-to-crunchyroll-with-a-55-price-hike/
Roblox has launched an AI chat translator capable of real-time translations across 16 languages to improve player communication. The system also includes chat monitoring for safety and plans for real-time voice translation https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/2/roblox-bring-real-time-ai-chat-translator-for-in-game-conversations/
SRL Splatfest Research Team here! We've discovered the next Splatfest theme. "What's the best day of the weekend? Friday, Saturday, or Sunday?"
Make your choice and battle it out from 4 PM PT on 2/16 to 4 PM PT on 2/18!
Microsoft Edge is reportedly using invasive tactics to lure users from Google Chrome, including syncing data without user permission and launching with active Chrome tabs after system reboots, raising privacy concerns https://alternativeto.net/news/2024/1/microsoft-edge-accused-of-stealing-data-settings-from-chrome-without-user-permission/
RT by @SplatoonJP: [新商品]「#スプラトゥーン3 コジャケ ハンコ付きフィギュア」（発売：バンダイ）。本日から #NintendoTOKYO/OSAKA/KYOTO でも販売します。