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The 10 original Xbox games we want to play on Xbox One

To some, this may seem like splitting hairs, but the audience Microsoft is targeting with the Xbox One X is the kind that cares about such nitty gritty distinctions. According to reports, the new controller will be a recreation of the original controller for the first Xbox console. Both consoles have 4K and HDR support for videos and games. Read More »

Apple's Latest iOS Update says goodbye to iPhone 5 and 5C


These phones won't receive security updates and some apps and games will stop working. On the iPad, iOS 11 provides a new dock for apps, a brand new file system and other utility features like drag and drop . To use iOS 11's new Wi-Fi sharing feature, just pull up the Wi-Fi login screen on the "foreign" device for which you'll be granting access and put it near a "native" device already on the network. Read More »

London Police Raise Death Toll In Tower Fire To 30

There are also questions over why no sprinklers were fitted during the 2015/16 refurbishment of the building, which would have cost £200,000, according to the British Automatic Fire Sprinkler Association. "This is a deeply distressing time and my thoughts remain with all those whose lives have been changed by this tragic incident", said Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Voice Chat Controversy

They did not reveal what Pokemon version it is but fans seems to think that it could be Pokemon Stars but that is just speculation now so that it with a pinch of salt if you can. But none of them worked, as a result of additional electronics Nintendo has included inside the Switch's dock. Boo. During its E3 2017 video showcase, Nintendo kept all of the focus on the new games coming our way, and demonstrated that it is still up there as one of the best video game creators. Read More »

Nintendo Spotlight at E3 2017 live stream

Nintendo released a new trailer for its upcoming video game "Super Mario Odyssey " at the E3 Convention, which focuses on both video games and electronic devices. Firstly, player two's Cappy can just fly off in any direction within a certain radius of Mario and simply hover around. In that game, the second player is able to simply collect items for Mario and manipulate the environment. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Grocers plunge on Amazon deal; Dow gains

Amazon has also been expanding into brick-and-mortar stores with the launch of AmazonGo, a grocery store where customers don't have to wait in checkout lines. Approval of the sale is expected by the second half of 2017. The relationship between Instacart and Whole Foods dates back to 2014 but deepened in 2016, when they announced a new five year deal. Read More »

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal


Most Whole Foods locations in Canada are concentrated in the Greater Toronto Area and BC's Lower Mainland. The deal comes a month after Whole Foods announced a board shakeup and cost-cutting plan amid falling sales. With sales falling, Whole Foods replaces almost half its board members Why do snack companies always change their packaging? Whole Foods is retaining its CEO, cofounder John Mackey , and they will continue to operate their stores independently. Read More »

Xbox Game Pass will get "at least" 5 new games every month


Launched earlier this month , Xbox Game Pass is a subscription service that gives users access to over 100 Xbox 360 and Xbox One games for $9.99 per month. From there, Ceccarelli switched gears and began talking about when games would leave the catalogue, explaining that "there is no set amount of time". Read More »

Xbox One X Announced

Ybarra confirmed that the UI will be the same although he hinted that a new update for UI is being planned so it is possible that the update might change the UI before Xbox One X launches in November. With the release of Xbox One X, Microsoft will also release a host of games exclusive to the new console including Forza Motorsport 7 , Crackdown 3 , and Sea of Thieves . Read More »

IOS 11 can automatically delete apps to save space


In love photos now you can apply different effects and can pick which key image for each photo. This update is not only limited to pre-existing apps but with the new App Store redesign, apps using the 32-bit architecture will no longer be visible on search and will even be removed from the "Purchased" tab. Read More »

E3 2017: How Super Mario Odyssey's Local Co-op Works

The above video is from Nintendo's Treehouse Live demo of Mario Odyssey's forest level. Playing as Mario remains roughly the same as it has always been, as he's able to run and jump as usual. It's this functionality that could make Super Mario Odyssey a game to remember and what has been baked into Super Mario 64 via the aforementioned mod. Read More »

Amazon to Acquire Whole Foods Market


Whole Foods Market will continue to operate its stores under the same brands and continue to source from its "trusted vendors and partners" following its $13.7 billion sale to Amazon . Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, climbed 45 cents, or 1 percent, to $47.37 a barrel in London. Occidental Petroleum rose $1.30, or 2.2 percent, to $60.70 and Chevron gained $1.24, or 1.2 percent, to $107.57. Read More »

Minecraft is getting cross-platform play

So this Summer, all platforms receiving the Better Together Update will then have a server browser in the Minecraft start menu. If you own Minecraft for Xbox One or Nintendo Switch , you'll get a new version for free - and rest assured that your existing world and DLC will be available there. Read More »

On Day 5 of jury talks, Cosby thanks fans and supporters

Valerie Hans. "It's not uncommon for a jury to be deadlocked at first but then to reach a verdict after some prodding from the judge", says Larry Cunningham of St. The question led court watchers to question whether one or two jurors remain holdouts, with others attempting to convince them of a unanimous verdict - and whether the remaining doubt in the minds of holdout jurors could considered reasonable. Read More »

NSA leak suspect victor remains in local custody in Georgia

AUGUSTA , Ga. (AP) - A federal judge ordered a young woman charged with leaking classified USA documents to remain jailed until her trial after prosecutors argued Thursday she might possess more stolen government secrets. "The top-secret National Security Agency document, which was provided anonymously to The Intercept and independently authenticated, analyzes intelligence very recently acquired by the agency about a months-long Russian intelligence cyber effort against elements of the US ... Read More »

Senate Intel panel won't investigate Trump obstruction question

President Donald Trump complained on social media about the wide-ranging investigation of Russian interference in the US election as Robert Mueller appeared to widen his probe to include whether Trump tried to obstruct justice. The letter said the investigation would also probe Comey's testimony that Loretta Lynch, attorney general under former USA president Barack Obama, had directed him to describe an FBI probe into former U.S. Read More »

Trump hits out over probe on possible obstruction of justice

Democrats and the press have been screaming about obstruction nonstop since former FBI Director James Comey's testimony, which, they said , "laid out a road map for an obstruction charge". While he was strongly critical of some of Comey's testimony to a Senate panel, the president said last week that the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief had vindicated him when he said that while he was at the agency, Trump was not the subject of the FBI's Russian Federation probe. Read More »

Xbox One X won't turn a profit for Microsoft

Xbox One X won't be out until November this year. This comes on the back of several analysts saying that the Xbox One X's price point of $649 AUD is too much. Although the Xbox One X will indeed outperform the PS4 Pro , Microsoft kind of lacked some major first-party AAA titles during its E3 2017 announcement . Read More »

Apple confirms they are building the technology to power self-driving cars


But the project was beset by cost overruns and a rapidly expanding headcount, so a year ago Apple reportedly shifted its focus to developing the software to power self-driving cars . But it was less clear then just what aspect of self-driving technology Apple was pursuing. That doesn't mean that less sophisticated systems won't save countless lives, but it suggests there's a long way to go yet, as we've pointed out before. Read More »

Opko Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPK) Trading Unchanged - Insiders Buying, Short Interest Falling

The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $-0.07, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $-0.03. Opko Health, Inc . P/E ( price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 0. The CEO now owns $1,041,114,832 of the stock per the Form 4 SEC filing. Finally, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services reissued a "buy" rating and set a $19.50 price target on shares of Opko Health in a research report on Tuesday, June 6th. Read More »

Samsung is launching an early access program for Bixby in the US


Even worse, the Galaxy S8 has a dedicated button that's supposed to launch Bixby . Apple has Siri, Amazon has Alexa, Google has Google Assistant, and Microsoft has Cortana. That's access to both the camera hardware and your digital contacts. Weeks after the Samsung Galaxy S8 range went on sale, most users are still without one of the phone's headline features - the AI-powered Bixby personal assistant. Read More »

Justice Dept. special counsel investigating Trump for obstruction of justice


Trump disputed, though, Comey's assertion he had asked for a pledge of loyalty. The newspaper reported on Wednesday that director of national intelligence Dan Coats , head of the National Security Agency Mike Rogers, and former deputy director at the NSA Richard Ledgett, had agreed to be interviewed by Mr Mueller's investigators as early as this week. Read More »

Katy Perry smashes Twitter record with 100 million followers


The "Chained to the Rhythm" singer just hit 100 million followers on Twitter-earning herself a place in Twitter history. The singer also posted a 96-hour live stream event on Youtube , where her fans and followers were allowed a look into Katy's private life and deepest thoughts and feelings. Read More »

IOS 11 Release & Time: 5 Things to Expect & 4 Not To

For now an Apple device running iOS 11 tries to connect to your Wi-Fi network for the first time a display saying "Share Your Wi-Fi" will pop up. Secondly, budget devices also appear to be more immune to the broader slowdown. With iOS 11 , you can use the native camera app to scan QR codes you witness on jam jars, movie tickets, or clothing labels, and it will prompt you to open the embedded link through Safari or if it is a number hidden in the code then make a call. Read More »

PlayStation 4 sells more than 60 million units worldwide


One of the strong cards of Sony in its conference of E3 2017 was Spider-Man, the title developed by Insomniac Games that will arrive exclusively for PlayStation 4. Sony is also getting on the VR (Virtual Reality) bandwagon, showing plans for their brand new PSVR with an interesting Zelda style game called Moss , which is about the adventures of a mouse. Read More »

The most awaited gaming console launched

Sony has a history of twisting the knife when Microsoft exposes a vulnerability, and dropping the price of its most powerful console to make the Xbox One X seem even more expensive than it does right now would be an effective strategy. Read More »

'Spider-Man' stops a runaway helicopter in E3 gameplay trailer

Sony PlayStationJapanese game studio Sony Interactive Entertainment revealed a lot of surprises during the PlayStation Press Conference at E3 2017 . Judging by the trailer, the new game won't be based upon any of the Spider-Man comics or movies but will be a stand-alone game with its own tale in the Marvel Universe . Read More »

Insomniac's Spider-Man for PS4 will release in 2018


You can check out the Spider-Man PS4 trailer in the player below! Ueda was most recently in the spotlight with the release of The Last Guardian , a game that was heralded as a spiritual successor to Shadow of the Colossus . Are you all set to swing through NY and save the day? And so this brings us to E3 2017 , a packed conference, but one that feels a bit hollow once again. Read More »

Xbox One X vs. PS4 Pro - Power and Hardware Comparison

Microsoft's press event at gaming conference this week drew the massive attention that fans expect from one of the big three console makers. The Xbox Backwards Compatibility for the Xbox One will drop later this year - but it will NOT be as extensive as Xbox 360 backwards compatibility lineup. Read More »

Microsoft won't be making any money on the Xbox One X

After so much speculation surrounding an upcoming Xbox console , Microsoft has finally laid the rumors to rest and unveiled the Xbox One X , which was once referred to as Project Scorpio. "The majority of our consoles that are sold next year will be [Xbox One] S. That has always been the plan", Spencer said. This year has seen 2 major announcements by Microsoft on its gaming front - first came Xbox Game Pass, a Netflix-style game subscription service. Read More »

Death toll from London tower block blaze rises to 17

Hanan el-Wahabi, the sister of Abdul, managed to escape the fire. "It's going to take us a considerable period of time to fully work through Grenfell Tower over the coming weeks to ensure we complete our investigation", he said. During planning in 2012, the building service engineering company Max Fordham advised that one option in the refurbishment was to remove "fire stopping" systems temporarily in order to install new heating pipes. Read More »