TOKYO: Nintendo Co Ltd.’s first Mario smartphone title has set a download record but gamers baulked at the one-time cost of unlocking content, prompting investors to push the Japanese game maker’s stock to a one-month low.
Super Mario Run hit 25 Million downloads in just four days after it was released on Dec. 15 in 151 countries on Apple Inc.’s App Store. This earned gross sales of about 21 million according to data from app analyst Sensor Tower.
BMW: The German luxury vehicle maker will open a dedicated center for developing self-driving technology.
This center is for the advancement of autonomous driving technology as part of it ambitious plans to deliver a true self-driving car by 2021.