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Apple iPad Pro 10.5 is Apple's best tablet

On three occasions, I set the Pro 10.5 to loop a movie with Wi-Fi on and screen brightness set to half, and on average the tablet lasted for about nine hours and 40 minutes before needing a trip to a power outlet. The device also offers a 12-megapixel camera with a Sapphire lens cover, a hybrid IR filter, and a true tone flash. By comparison, the 9.7-inch iPad Pro scored 3,076 in the single-core test and 5,291 in the multi-core test. Read More »

Audi R8 V10 plus gets a haircut

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A more potent Plus model was available with the R8 Coupe , but not as a drop-top. The Quattro all-wheel-drive beast's powerplant is mated to a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. The canvas roof comes in a choice of three colours, side blades in five, and regular paint finishes can be had in 11 shades. Coinciding with the launch of the new R8 Spyder Plus, Audi has launched a new colour - Micrommatic Green, a hue that should appeal to the roadster's attention-seeking owners. Read More »

Ubisoft at E3 2017: The 8 best announcements

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Ubisoft had a bunch of stuff to show off at its E3 2017 conference, and I've wrapped it all up below. Big 5 vs 5 player team battles will have you plundering the high seas with your friends and arming up your ships for combat when this beaut looking adventure sets sail in Fall 2018. Read More »

Monster Hunter XX for Switch will only release in Japan

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For the first time in the Monster Hunter ™ series, players from Japan and the west can play together online, providing an expanded base of cooperative hunting companions. Monster Hunter World looks legitimately exciting, and like a cool step forward for the series- but it is very experimental, and for many who crave their regular Monster Hunter fix, it may not be enough. Read More »

Samsung unveils Galaxy J7 Pro, J7 Max in India

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As regards the safety, Samsung has shown to have learned its lesson with the Galaxy S8. It has in its employ 307,000 people across 84 countries with annual sales of about U.S. However, the iPhone 7 Plus was recognized for its top-end dual rear-facing camera, along with the LG G6. Samsung Pay, with its 'simple, secure & nearly everywhere proposition, work seamlessly on a majority of PoS terminals in the country. Read More »

Apple iPad Pro review: Is this a laptop replacement?

Take for instance this leather pencil case : For $29, it's literally just a stylish outfit for you Apple Pencil (though Apple says is meant to protect your pencil). No, the new sweet spot is 10.5 inches. IPad Pro 10 .5 Geekbench scores. It's a weird sensation, and one you're going to need to experience at an Apple Store. Read More »

Reports say Mueller probe now examining possible obstruction

You're impeding this investigation", Heinrich said. Sessions' hearing marked the first time the attorney general had testified before Congress since he recused himself from the Justice Department's probe into Russian meddling in last year's election, and since the firing of FBI Director James Comey . Read More »

This is Apple's best iPad ever - here's why

I tested out the device for several days, on the road and at home. But for some reason Apple past year decided that power users also wanted the same pared-back experience just to gain a few more millimetres of thinness, and striped all the essential ports from its Pro model too. Read More »

Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

A year later in the Finals, Durant drove the Warriors past a Cavaliers team they couldn't beat without him. "This is Golden State's era". After two one-year deals, Durant can sign for five years and about $200 million. It's not about who scored what. For us, one night we had Klay Thompson score 60 points on 11 dribbles. You sacrificed for us. The Warriors are owned by multi-billionaire Joe Lacob and are set to move into what could be the NBA's premier arena in 2019. Read More »

European Union drops roaming charges

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One person welcoming the new law is North East Member of the European Parliament, Paul Brannen. Roaming charges have always been a source of extra income for telecoms companies. Operators have had two years to prepare for the end of roaming charges . In some countries, operators do not intend to control fair use in calls and text messages, but will in data traffic. Read More »

Top EU court says Pirate Bay may be breaching copyright rules

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Stichting Brein is seeking a court order in the Netherlands to force the ISPs to block their customers' access to online sharing platform The Pirate Bay (TPB). The court notes that The Pirate Bay not only offers a search engine for files, but also categorizes them by genre, type and popularity. " They can therefore be regarded as playing an essential role in making the works in question available ". Read More »

McLaren 570S Spider debuts with a folding roof

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Performance wise, the 570S Spider gets the 3.8-liter biturbo V8 packing 562 horsepower (419 kilowatts) and 443 pound-feet (600 Newton-meters), with power rooted to the rear wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission enabling a 62 miles per hour (100 kilometers) sprint in 3.2 seconds and a maximum speed of 204 miles per hour (328 kilometers per hour). Read More »

Minecraft Cross Platform Play Unveiled At E3 2017

The publisher might want to force players to buy the game on PS4 to play with their friends on that platform , or it may not like the idea of unlocking paid downloadable content for someone who bought a skin pack on the Xbox One . These in-game servers are already widely-used but there will now be official support, with new partnerships between Minecraft and its creators • initial partners include Lifeboat , InPvP , Mineplex and CubeCraft . Read More »

Original Xbox games and Game Pass may come to PC

What seemed to really excite attendees and gamers was the announcement that Xbox One X will be able to play original Xbox titles starting with the fan favorite Crimson Skies . Without going into the numbers, Spencer further explained that hardware section of the console business is not the "money-making" part, it's the games section. Read More »

Minecraft is Finally getting Cross-Play on Consoles and PC

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Meanwhile, users will be receiving a free update in near future which will bring changes to their devices. The Windows 10, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , and mobile versions of the game all share the same code. After all, we live to serve (er)! Sony on Monday showed off rich, action-packed new PlayStation 4 video games , some for virtual reality, as it defended its crown as the top-selling new-generation console . Read More »

Watch Sony's PlayStation E3 2017 press conference here

The console represents a new start for Xbox , which found itself confounded at E3 2013 when the PlayStation 4 emerged with a more powerful architecture, less expensive pricetag, and a more favourably received cadre of executives presenting the console and their own enthusiasm for gaming . Read More »

PlayStation E3 2017 press conference, watch it right here

Microsoft boasts to have made the most powerful video game console with the Xbox One X . The Sony PlayStation E3 2017 press conference starts at 6 p.m. Is there a Sony PlayStation E3 2017 Media Showcase livestream? For instance, we're still in the dark with regards to how that motorbike will fit into the gameplay of this open world or how survival elements will work. Read More »

Microsoft Minecraft update brings more players together

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But a premium option, the Super Duper Graphics Pack , will bring more with lighting effects like shadows and fog, new motion for some game elements like leaves, and new textures for characters. The free update will permit fans of " Minecraft " on iOS to play the game with players on other devices, including Android , Xbox One, Nintendo Switch , Windows 10 PC, and VR. Read More »

E3 2017: Two New Metroid Amiibo Revealed

They shared no details about it- only the name of the game and the fact that it is now in development for the Switch. Besides revealing the game's logo and its platform, Nintendo didn't confirm any other details about Samus's next adventure. Read More »

Family seek 12-year-old girl missing after Grenfell Tower fire

The 24-storey tower is home to between 600 and 800 residents and has one stairway through which people could escape, locals told AFP. Jody Martin said he got to the scene just as the first fire engine was arriving. Emergency services staff have now searched the entire devastated building. A series of blunders are being blamed for the disaster with residents claiming there were no working fire alarms, no sprinklers and the only staircase leading to safety was blocked. Read More »

Warriors take rubber series for 2nd title in 3 years

With an average of 0.92 points per possession, Curry is one of the best pick-and-roll scorers in the National Basketball Association. Kevin Durant , who joined the Warriors before the season, was named the Finals MVP after averaging 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists. Read More »

'Super Mario Odyssey' Gets October Release Date

The title is available to pre-order now. Nintendo announced at E3 2017 that " Super Mario Odyssey " will be made available to the Switch console on October 27. Super Mario Odyssey got new gameplay footage, showing off the hat capture mechanic where Mario can transform into a ton of enemies and objects throughout the world by tossing his hat. Read More »

Xbox One X: Microsoft Reveals Most Powerful -- and Expensive -- Console

One analyst said Microsoft was keen to keep attracting hardcore gamers. " Minecraft's " upcoming cross-platform play means players will be able to use their saves across mobile, console, PC, and even VR versions of the game. The newer Xbox will also support current controllers and accessories for earlier Xbox One models. Last year, Sony rolled out a similar console refresh through the PS4 Pro, which is priced at $100 less than Xbox One X . Read More »

Panicked UPS workers flee California gunfire that killed 4

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Unconfirmed media reports based on a witness account said the gunman shot victims in an "execution-style", and at least one report alleged that Lam had "a history of mental illness". San Francisco authorities say they're interviewing the families of victims and witnesses to piece together what led a gunman to open fire in a UPS warehouse. Read More »

Minecraft gets a 4K-inspired update, unifies features across platforms

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We've wanted to integrate cross-platform for ages, essentially making a version of Minecraft that's consistent no matter what device you're choosing to play on. Along with the unification of the gaming experience on Minecraft , the update will also make downloadable content, or DLC, available across all these devices. Read More »

Apple iPhone 8 running iOS 11 renders leaked online

For the truly immersive iPad Pro experience, we got for ourselves the Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard to take care of our text and creative input needs . Are you looking forward to upgrade/get hold of iPad Pro anytime soon? It is the problem in that most people use their iPads to consume media, from apps to web browsing and email, and their current device is perfectly fine. Read More »

E3 2017: Playful Bringing Star Child To PSVR

The combat uses Spidey Sense to dodge incoming attacks, really, it looks like it has taken inspiration from Batman Arkham Knight and Arkham Asylum , but really it's a system I remember seeing in The Amazing Spider-Man game. It's been a few years since I attended E3 in person, and while the hype train feels the same, the production value has gone way up! He claims there will be a more diverse set of games coming soon, with a showcase of gameplay coming at the event. Read More »

Trump says suspected gunman who shot at lawmakers is now dead

Al Green, D-Texas. The suspect was also a prolific letter writer to his hometown newspaper, the Belleville News-Democrat. He later died from his injuries, President Donald Trump said . Mika's family described him as "a very thoughtful, fun-loving person who is competitive and loyal; all things which contributed to his continued commitment to the Congressional Baseball Game ". Read More »

More than 60.4 million PlayStation 4 consoles have been sold since launch

In an intensely paced chase sequence, the title's gameplay enraptured audiences with a city-spanning showdown between the wall-crawler and Mister Negative in what might be the most ambitious Spider-Man game to date. Sony unveiled the news with an absolutely stunning trailer of what the game will look like. Sony To Expand Its PlayStation 4 Portfolio? Around 50,000 members of the video games industry, including 15,000 members of the public will get the chance to play those titles ... Read More »