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Nintendo Switch's Super Mario Odyssey Is Bestselling Game And Nintendo Won E3

Nintendo is developing a new Kirby game for the Switch , and its coming next year. Amazon offers a 20% discount on all new Nintendo Switch games, bring the price down from $59.99 to $47.99. Also, Metroid: Samus Returns - a remake of Metroid II from the original Game Boy - is coming to Nintendo 3DS on 15 September. That's right, Nintendo finally dropped further information on Super Mario Odyssey . Read More »

Why The Apple Inc. (AAPL) HomePod Won't Hurt Amazon's Alexa

I personally would go for the Amazon Echo Dot . There are also some careful security decisions that Apple has had to make for a product that's always sitting inside your house-for instance, while you can do a lot of home control with HomePod , there will be limits-so, for example, someone outside your front window can't shout for your HomePod to unlock the front door. Read More »

London Bridge terrorist Youssef Zaghba's mother 'feels pain' of son's victims

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In a statement , his family said: "As a family we are shocked and appalled by the actions of Khuram and his associates". The Met said: "Khurram Shehzad Butt was known to the police and MI5". Two people believed to have documents linked to Redouane were arrested in Ireland, though only one remained in custody Wednesday. The death toll from Saturday's terrorist attack in London has risen by one. Read More »

Singer Adele joins vigil for victims of London tower block inferno

Fire experts say the investigators will need to look at what materials were used in the project and who approved their use. While some emergency rest centres were also set up for the people who were asked to vacate the houses surrounding the tower, Saint Clement Church and Saint James Church at Notting Hill, received people who were evacuated from their homes in the Grenfell tower following a fire in the 27-storey building. Read More »

Xbox One X can be placed vertically with optional stand

Xbox Game Pass lets you install select games directly to your Xbox . "So on the first of every month, you're going to see at least five new games enter the Game Pass catalog - every single month". Lastly, game graphics are faster and more detailed with 326 GB/s memory bandwidth, to keep the momentum flowing. Microsoft continues to push out Xbox models, with June Gaming show E3 seeing the updated Xbox One X debuted, as if it truly mattered. Read More »

Warmbier 'brutalized, terrorized' in N. Korea: father

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An American named Otto Warmbier , 22, was released this week by North Korean officials in an very bad condition. The 22-year-old was released and returned to the U.S. In suburban Cincinnati where Warmbier is from, the local community there prepared for his return by tying white and blue ribbons around his neighborhood. Read More »

Scalise, correspondent, two Capitol Hill Police officers wounded in shooting

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Pence's office says he spoke with the two injured members of the U.S. Capitol Police, as well as the father of lobbyist Matt Mika, who was shot multiple times. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., recounted candidate Trump's comments prodding supporters to pummel demonstrators at rallies and said Republicans were being "sanctimonious". Read More »

Deadlock in Cosby trial, jury told to keep at it

In court Thursday, O'Neill read to jurors what is commonly known as the Allen Charge, or the "dynamite charge", which is a set of instructions that asks jurors to re-examine their own views and opinions in order to reach a decision. The portion of Constand's seven hours of trial testimony during which she talked about the night she says Cosby drugged and sexually violated her. Dozens of women have come forward to say he had drugged and assaulted them. Read More »

Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his father in new commercial

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What made them great: Baylor retired early in the season, then the Lakers launched an NBA-record, 33-game winning streak. I'm going to be humble. As Lonzo makes clear in the commercial above, anything could happen, really . "My ability to stretch the floor and shoot it as well as I can", Lydon touted as his main skill. Both teams are operating as though they'll use the pick, but there is a sense that as the draft plays out, those picks could be had. Read More »

London tower block fire toll rises to 17, more feared dead

London Fire Brigade said the fire engulfed all floors from the second to the top of the block which contained 130 apartments. Search dogs will also be used to help locate the missing in the wreckage. May said she had heard "heartbreaking stories of the people who were caught up in this terribly, awful tragedy" and that the victims and their families deserved a full investigation. Read More »

Will the New iPad Pro Replace Your Laptop?

At the back of the room was a single iMac Pro to look at, but not to touch. To reiterate, that's for the exact same $1699. Just because a device scores higher in arbitrary benchmarking doesn't mean it will be faster with real-life tasks. Read More »

Theresa May calls for probe of fatal high-rise blaze

Cotton said that while the core of the building was structurally sound, dogs were lighter and more agile than people. Prime Minister Theresa May visits the scene. It is corporate manslaughter. "This is the richest borough in our country treating its citizens in this way", he told the BBC. "We want to make sure the regulator has the teeth to protect Queenslanders". Read More »

Queen offers prayers for families and tribute to rescuers at Grenfell Tower

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We were just standing screaming and they were screaming". "She said she felt like she was going to faint". "But even if they are, smoke and fire will spread through the joints and connections". There were reports that some leapt out of windows. One woman threw a baby out the window to escape the flames. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said "searching questions" need to be asked about what happened, suggesting spending cuts could have contributed to the deadly fire, while general secretary of ... Read More »

Minecraft is available for cross-play on any device

According to the company, users on mobile and VR will get the update this summer. The Windows 10 , Xbox One , Nintendo Switch, and mobile versions of the game all share the same code. The company has also announced a server browser that will allow you to join out of public servers. The first four servers will be CubeCraft , InPVP , Lifeboat , and Mineplex . Read More »

Minecraft gets cross-play update coming to Switch this August

For example, siblings could play side-by-side in the same vi Xbox could play in the same world as. "Our goal is to unite all Minecraft players", Merriam. "We are in discussions with our partners right now". The event also unveiled a version of the hit fantasy role-playing game " Skyrim " tailored for play on PlayStation virtual reality gear. Read More »

'Better Together' update will unify most Minecraft platforms this summer

This means that all mobile , console and Windows 10 versions of these games will fall under the Minecraft moniker, in addition to Java , which is a PC title. Dedicated servers will come too, and Mojang will personally host four: Lifeboat, Mineplex, InPVP, and Cubecraft. Whether the 4K graphics update will still be making its way to the PlayStation 4 version of the game is still unknown. Read More »

Verizon to incur $500 million in pre-tax costs from Yahoo deal

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Earlier today incoming Oath CEO Tim Armstrong (previously CEO of AOL) told CNBC that roughly 2,100 people are expected to lose their jobs due to the merger, which is "mainly focused on us putting more resources toward the front end, towards the consumer side" of Oath's various enterprises. Read More »

Mickelson withdraws from US Open

The last six majors - including Johnson's maiden US Open victory - have been won by players who had never won a major before. More than most, these guys will know exactly how the other one feels when the shots start flying for real Thursday. Read More »

Game on: Tragedy won't stop congressional baseball game

House Minority Leaders Nancy Pelosi (D-Caif.) echoed Ryan's calls for unity. Ryan, who acknowledged the recent tensions between lawmakers on both sides of the aisle in an afternoon floor speech, urged his colleagues join him in showing the world that "we are one House". Read More »

Meet Sub-Zero In New Injustice 2 Trailer

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One big change is that Sub Zero will also have access to a new ice clone ability, which was shown during an E3 2017 WB livestream . To to the Xbox home screen and navigate to the Injustice 2 icon (you may have to do this within the My Games & Apps section). Read More »

Metal Gear Survive Delayed to 2018

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Announced by Konami a year ago, Metal Gear Survive is set within the Metal Gear universe and takes place directly after the events of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes . Indeed, by this point many have been wondering whether Metal Gear Survive is more trouble than its eventual release will be worth. The video game giant behind the Metal Gear Solid series, among others, has been in something of a shift over the last two years, as it has transitioned from a console-focused ... Read More »

Amazon's 'Dash Wand' wants to change the way you buy groceries

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It also allows users to convert units for measurements, order household items from Amazon, and more, using their voice. Alexa originated in the Amazon Echo smart speaker, but Amazon is now on a mad dash to include AI assistant in as many platforms as possible, from fridges to cars . Read More »

DUP and Conservatives hold talks

Prime Minister Theresa May sought to strike a deal with a Northern Irish Protestant party to save her premiership on Tuesday as she came under intense pressure to soften her approach to Brexit days before formal European Union divorce talks. Read More »

Coach Winkeljohn: Holm Would Take Money Fight with 'Chemically Changed' Cyborg

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Despite her devastating losses against Holly Holm and Amanda Nunes , Rousey remains the greatest ever female fighter in the UFC. "It depends on her head and how people around her will take care of her". In 2014, Bethe found herself face-to-face with yet another member of the self-proclaimed "Four Horsewomen", as she took on Shayna Baszler at UFC 177, four months after taking out her teammate, Jessamyn Duke. Read More »

Just 1 mn Google Pixel devices sold in 8 months

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However, enabling the functionality is still far from simple. "The addition of Feed and Upcoming are now launched to a wide array of Android and iOS devices but is not currently available for a small subset of devices that have swipe access to the Feed from the homescreen". Read More »

Airtel Gathers More Subscribers Than Reliance Jio in Terms of Active Users

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An analysis by Goldman Sachs Equity Research, suggests that it is the first time that Sunil Mittal's Bharti Airtel has added more (active) subscribers than Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio . Fifth, Requests for mobile number portability (MNP) for the Indian telecom industry in April was 5 million, in line with prior months, indicating most subscribers have not yet switched to Jio as their primary mobile number. Read More »

Mayweather and McGregor agree to fight

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Mayweather , who has been semi-retired since 2015 and holds a flawless professional record of 49 wins (26 KOs), will have his chance of extending his streak to 50 wins and break the tie with Rocky Marciano for the best undefeated record in boxing history. Read More »

Samus Returns Developer Diary Features Nintendo's Yoshio Sakamoto — Metroid

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It seems unlikely that the game would have multiplayer. It's exclusive to the Switch and hits the shops on August 29th. As you can see from the below screenshot from that game, the new one will be a tad prettier. Whilst pack actually looks pretty weak content-wise, it was the tease of the second DLC that really caught our attention. It's due out during the 2017 holiday season. Read More »