Japanese electronics company, Nintendo, has announced release dates for its next-generation gaming console, the Wii U. The company said it would launch its Wii U games console on 18 November in the US, 30 November in Europe, and 8 December in Japan.

Japanese company Nikon has released the first mainstream digital camera to be powered by Google's Android system. Dubbed Coolpix S800c, the point-and-shoot digital camera is being marketed as a "social imaging device".