UPNetwork  

Go Back   UPNetwork > UPN News

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 06-22-2011, 01:36 PM   #1
Weebos
TOO SLOW! LOL
 
Weebos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Ankh-Morpork
Posts: 1,569
Send a message via AIM to Weebos Send a message via MSN to Weebos
Gallade Wii U Controller to have a built in web browser.

Wii U news all over the place. Apparently the new controller will have a web browser on it. Very cool, screw iPads, the Wii U does it all!

http://mynintendonews.com/2011/06/22...n-web-browser/
__________________

Trainer Level 5 - KOs:106 TP:274.5 SP:7.5 C+ Referee
Fighting Gym Leader
39 - 23 - 13
Weebos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2011, 01:47 PM   #2
Talon87
Nebby. Back into the bag.
 
Talon87's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Lafayette, Indiana
Posts: 20,465
Send a message via AIM to Talon87
Question 1. Why would I rather websurf from a touchscreen than from a mouse + keyboard + monitor when BOTH are plugged into devices at home? The Wii U touchscreen isn't exactly portable, as in, take it with you wherever you go. If it was, then I could see the argument here ("mobile iPad vs. cumbersome computer tower"), but since it isn't, I don't see the appeal. Typing is much easier with a keyboard than with an iPad. Most computer monitors boast screen sizes larger than an iPad. Etc. Same thing goes, then, for the Wii U controller.

Question 2. How does news lead you to conclude "screw iPads, Wii U does it all"? Pretty sure iPads can still do a lot of things the Wii U can't. Pretty sure both are still gimped when it comes to Adobe Flash.
Talon87 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2011, 02:11 PM   #3
Weebos
TOO SLOW! LOL
 
Weebos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Ankh-Morpork
Posts: 1,569
Send a message via AIM to Weebos Send a message via MSN to Weebos
Question 1. In most cases you wouldn't, in some very lazy cases you could.

Question 2. I was being facetious. The iPad certainly has more features and uses than the controller will on its own. I was just intrigued and mildly excited about this interesting feature, something I certainly would use if I got this machine.
__________________

Trainer Level 5 - KOs:106 TP:274.5 SP:7.5 C+ Referee
Fighting Gym Leader
39 - 23 - 13
Weebos is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-22-2011, 05:23 PM   #4
deoxys
(づ-̩̩̩-̩̩̩_-̩̩̩-̩̩̩)づ
 
deoxys's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: A Place Further than the Universe
Posts: 6,505
More importantly, Zelda HD was confirmed to be in development.

But that's a different article (from the same site).
deoxys is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Lower Navigation
Go Back   UPNetwork > UPN News


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:22 AM.


Design By: Miner Skinz.com
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.