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Apple Car Release Date May Now Be 2021

Apple's electric vehicle from its Project Titan program has reportedly been delayed, with the car likely to ship in 2021 rather than 2020. The Information reports computing power limitations and recent changes in leadership pushed the car's anticipated availability date back.

Last VCR Maker Soon Ending Production

The final VCR maker in the world, Funai, is ending production later this month. Due to the regularly declining VCR market and the difficulty in sourcing components, Funai does not believe it is worth producing them. The company's VCRs were sold in the US under the Sanyo brand.

Periscope Content Now Embeddable Across Web

Live and past broadcasts on Twitter's Periscope can now be embedded elsewhere on the web by embedding a tweet that contains one. Using this method, the Periscope content will appear just like any other video file. Periscope is facing growing competition from Facebook.

Google Maps Makes Crowdsourced Editing Easier

Google Maps is already a solid navigation/mapping option and for the information it has yet to accurately include, Google is turning towards crowdsourcing. New tools in Maps make it easier for users to contribute and confirm data. You can suggest businesses be added.

Pokemon Go Is Live In Japan

Weeks after first launching in other regions, Pokemon Go has reached Japan. A release in the country was reportedly scheduled for July 20, but it was further delayed. Earlier delays were connected to server issues, which also blocked the game's release in a number of countries.