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Halep misses another chance to win Grand Slam title


He is a former WTA Writer of the Year and the author of numerous books, including the classic "The Courts of Babylon" and the New York Times bestseller (with Pete Sampras), "A Champion's Mind". Ostapenko had never won a match at Roland Garros prior to this fortnight, clay is not her best surface, and she hadn't had any breakthroughs at the majors, unless you count her third round in Melbourne last January. Read More »

Legionnaire's disease contracted at Rio Hotel in Las Vegas


The hotel initiated chlorine disinfection of the water system and are working closely with the SN Health District to conduct remediation with continued water sampling to ensure the safety of the water system. It's a type of serious pneumonia that can sometimes be fatal. Those symptoms emerge just days after the bacteria get into their system. CDC says that it is usually found in "freshwater environments and streams." and can even grow in "human-made" water systems, including hot tubs, ... Read More »

Theresa May 'Alone And Friendless' After Election Defeat, Says Former Aide

May called for an early election in a bid to bolster the Conservative majority in parliament and strengthen her hand as the United Kingdom began formal negotiations to exit from the European Union. Calling Ms May's failure to secure a parliamentary majority a "self-inflicted wound", he suggested it would be nearly impossible for her to stay on as Prime Minister "in the medium term" but said none of the alternatives were "palatable" for the Conservatives. Read More »

Bioware's New IP Revealed, Anthem


As we take our first steps into E3 2017 , Project Scorpio content is starting to flow. Anthem is rumored to be in development for a number of years and looks immensely promising. For now, at least we have this super-slick teaser trailer to obsess over for the next 24 hours. Little is known about Anthem thus far, but TrustedReviews has compiled all the facts on Bioware's newest epic. Read More »

IOS 11 Brings FLAC File Support to iPhones and iPads

And if you release a major new version that drastically changes the core features of your app, you can press the big button to reset the App Store ratings. But Joel Feldman, founder of the advocacy group End Distracted Driving, said Apple "missed an opportunity to be a leader in saving lives" by failing to take action earlier. Read More »

Amazon Prime Video Coming to Apple TV Later This Year

CEO Tim Cook announced the app during Apple's annual conference for software programmers on Monday. Apple didn't provide an exact launch date of the Amazon Prime Video app at the event. That all changes today, it would seem. While the announcement was light on details, the partnership presumably means that Amazon will start selling the Apple TV in coming months. Read More »

Injured rushed to hospital after auto ploughs into pedestrians in Amsterdam


Amsterdam police say that a auto has struck pedestrians outside the city's main railway station, injuring five people. Six of the injured were hospitalized, with two of them in serious condition, police spokeswoman Marjolein Koek said. However local police say there is "no indication whatsoever" that it was an extremist attack. "There is no indication whatsoever that this is a terrorist attack", Koek added. Read More »

Cavaliers avoid elimination, beat Warriors in Game 4


As the final seconds ticked off, Cleveland fans chanted " Cavs in 7". "We've got to come back home, so we might as well come back (for Game 6 on Thursday) with a win", Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue said. "Closeout games are always the toughest", he said. "I said that over and over again, that he's always been built for the biggest moments, and tonight he showed that once again", LeBron James said. Read More »

IPhones to get 'do not disturb while driving' feature


Do you have a story for The Sun Online news team? The iPhone 8 will also have the necessary hardware , including a more powerful camera , to support augmented reality games and applications. Another possibility here is that Apple may just be planning on expanding the features of the iPhone's NFC in order to work on its other first-party apps and services other than just Apple Pay , as pointed out by The Verge . Read More »

HomePod, Apple's 1st major new product since Apple Watch, unveiled


While we've been talking about the audio capabilities of the HomePod , it also packs within the smarts of Apple's widely-known AI voice assistant - Siri . It took three years for Apple to launch this new device. Although the format is not exclusive to Apple , it is not yet clear how well the photos will work with non-Apple software and devices, which mostly use JPEG. Read More »

How to make sure your apps will still work with iOS 11

The only real differences are that the new driving mode activates automatically, setting the screen to black, whenever the phone detects it is in a moving vehicle, and that it allows the user to set an automatic text message reply if desired. Read More »

E3 2017: Battlefield 1 DLC presents the Eastern Front


DICE's Battlefield 1 will have quite the new content in the coming months. This Battlefield 1 DLC is playable at E3 2017 at Sony, Microsoft, and EA's booths. " In the name of the Tsar " will be released in its entirety in September 2017 on all the usual formats, PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. When both night maps are released, it's expected that DICE will utilize both maps in a new Operation. Read More »

AMD announces the new Radeon Pro 500 series


With plenty of leaks leading up to the annual techfest, all that's to be done is share some official specs and pricing. The device is equipped with Intel Kaby Lake processors that can be clocked up to 4.2GHz with the Turbo Boost technology. Read More »

Missile Defense Agency Wants $7.9 Billion to Oppose North Korea

The PGM designation is generally reserved for warheads guided by a Global Positioning System target or lasers. Saying North Korea poses a "very serious and urgent threat", South Korea's national security adviser said the new government will abide by the agreement with the United States on deploying a controversial missile-defense system. Read More »

OnePlus 5 vs OnePlus 3T - The Time Is Now


Probably not. But do brace yourself, for it looks like the much-hated invites will be back for the OnePlus 5 , at least in India. Apart from the horizontal rear dual cameras , OnePlus 5 will also come with a LED flash, which will be placed right next to the dual rear cameras . Read More »

Is OnePlus bringing back the invite system with the OnePlus 5?


The CEO of OnePlus 5 is in a flow and unveiled the back and camera placement. Clearer Photos.", alongside a caption " Dual camera . The company, on its official Twitter handle, posted an image of the phone, which confirms that it will sport a horizontal dual-camera setup. Read More »

Apple unveils HomePod speaker, iMac upgrades

Apple at the Worldwide Developers Conference in California on Monday (7 June) announced HomePod , a wireless speaker that delivers fantastic audio quality and uses spatial awareness to sense its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio. Read More »

Apple Announces HomePod, its Answer to Alexa and Google Home


Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) boss Tim Cook has given a glimpse of things to come from the tech giant, showing off new features for devices at its annual developer conference in California. The device features what Apple calls innovative signal processing, which allows Siri to process request from afar, even with the music playing at full blast. Read More »

Apple unveils number of upgrades to Mac computers

If you're looking exclusively for a machine to run your new HTC Vive, the iMac Pro may not be the best place to play. Processor: This might be the biggest change - the 13-inch MacBook 2017 comes with Intel's 7th generation Kaby Lake 26GHz quad-core Intel i7 processor replacing the 29GHz Intel i5 dual-core processor on the 2016 model . Read More »

Meet the new awesome Apple HomePod


There, Apple shares the lead with Chinese company Xiaomi, whose fitness tracking wristbands are mostly sold in China. Thus far, the HomePod's audio has been likened to audio experiences like that of the Sonos and Bose speakers. Google Home followed in October and Microsoft's assistant, Cortana, is also finding a home in home speakers. Apple Music is relatively affordable, but those invested in competing services, such as Spotify, might hesitate at the thought of dumping their beloved ... Read More »

Apple takes on Amazon Echo with Siri-powered HomePod speaker


Apple will later this year release a " HomePod " music-centric smart home speaker, challenging a market now dominated by Amazon and Google in its latest move to weave deeper into people's lives. With an upcoming software update for iPhones and iPads, Siri will learn your habits based on what articles you might be reading, for instance. Other new watchfaces include a kaleidoscope and new characters such as Woody, Jesse, and Buzz from the Toy Story movie franchise. Read More »

Apple dips after report that future iPhone modems could lag rivals


But due to the two companies already butting heads in legal quandary, Apple has chose to use a mix of modems form both Qualcomm and Intel for the iPhone 8, according to Bloomberg . For its part, Apple portrays its smartphones as better than Samsung's , and judging by the queues of eager customers outside Apple stores following a new iPhone announcement, the market for high-end handsets doesn't seem to care much about the device's innards. Read More »

Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from Game 4 loss

After all, they still had two more chances to close it out with Green. The Cleveland Cavaliers know something about historic comebacks. LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers walks off the court after being defeated by the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on June 7, 2017 in Cleveland, Ohio. Read More »

SpaceX launches 1st recycled cargo ship


Saturday's flight which marks the 100th launch from Kennedy Space Center's historic LC-39A launch pad was originally scheduled for June 1, but was delayed due to lightning in the area and rescheduled for Saturday, June 3 at 5:07 p.m. Robert Pearlman, space historian and founder of collectSPACE, explains , "NASA's space shuttle orbiters, the U.S. Air Force's X-37B, and the Soviet Union's VA spacecraft were all reused on orbital missions". Read More »

Get Two Sonos Speakers for Price of Single Apple HomePod


However, Apple won't be releasing the HomePod for some months to come, despite Amazon already having its Echo smart speaker firmly implanted in thousands of United Kingdom homes. Well, it really is Apple's version of a smart home speaker. Multi-room support is limited to more $350 HomePods, or whatever AirPlay 2 speakers get released, but there doesn't seem to be a plan for a Google Chromecast Audio or even an AirPort Extreme type of a solution to add AirPlay 2 to older speakers. Read More »

I would '100 percent' be willing to testify about Comey under oath

Earlier in the week the president had been spoiling for a fight with Comey, but he was persuaded by Kasowitz and his senior aides to stay cool and lie low, according to about a dozen White House officials and other Republicans close to Trump, some of whom spoke only on the condition of anonymity to discuss internal strategy. Read More »

Agents of Mayhem Adds Two Exciting Bonus Characters


We've known for a while that Agents of Mayhem was set in the same universe as Saints Row , but if you were skeptical, this should be all the confirmation you need. They're exclusive to those who pre-order Agents of Mayhem . In Agents of Mayhem , he's back in Seoul, the city he was born in, and he's a cop. This is very disappointing news for people who were hoping there was a redeeming quality about Agents of Mayhem that didn't include pre-order bonus DLC. Read More »

ALG urges Trump to affirm US withdrawal from the Paris climate accord


Among those in this region committing to support the Paris agreement is Burlington, Vermont Mayor Miro Weinberger. The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that North Korea's foreign ministry had released a statement warning that "global warming is one of the gravest challenges humankind is facing today", and praised the Paris accord for its attempt to stop it. Read More »

Published the first renders of the smartphone Google Pixel 2


Google has promised the the current Pixel range will receive Android O this year and Android P in 2018 (via Android Central ). Google Pixel 2's recently leaked image suggests for a almost bezel-free screen design of the handset. Since the GFXBench benchmarking platform does not information dual camera sensors, it can not be confirmed whether the Pixel XL 2 features a dual rear camera module or not. Read More »

Qatar vows no surrender in row with Arab states


This came after Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Egypt and Bahrain who have isolated Qatar by cutting all diplomatic and transport links with it this week put dozens of figures with links to the country on blacklists. US President Donald Trump's administration has suggested Tillerson, who as Exxon Mobil's CEO had business with Qatar, as a possible mediator for the dispute. Read More »