Bloomberg: New DS, Wii Accessories Coming Soon

More speculation, this time from Bloomberg, about what will be announced at Nintendo's press conference in Japan tonight. The business wire believes that Nintendo will be unveiling the apparently rumored » 10/01/08 10:00am 10/01/08 10:00am as well as new accessories to avoid a price drop. The news comes in a year when Nintendo shared have dropped 39…

Nintendo: New DS Story Didn't Come From Us

There's been much confusion, particularly in my head, since this weekend when Japanese business newspaper Nikkei reported » 9/29/08 12:20pm 9/29/08 12:20pm with seeming unfaltering certainty that a new DS was coming from Nintendo. Even internanational wire service Reuters picked the story up. Then early this morning with a glorified no comment,…

Can the New DS Take-On the iPhone, PSP?

News last night » 9/28/08 11:30am 9/28/08 11:30am that Nintendo plans to release a new model of it's unbelievably popular DS wasn't that surprising. But what was surprising is that a company whose beliefs seems so firmly rooted in attracting the broader, less tech-savvy general audience would decide to add music playback and picture taking to one of…