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Author: 0 Microsoft won't be making any money on the Xbox One X

It's impossible to say whether Microsoft will be making a loss on the Xbox One X, or merely breaking even, but we do know for sure that they'll be relying on selling lots of games to turn this into a profitable venture. Ybarra replied back to a fan asking if the current Software Development Kit for the Xbox One X is complete or are they still working on it. How does "The World's Most Powerful Console", according to Microsoft, compare to the PlayStation 4 Pro? At that price, the Xbox One X ...

Author: 0 The most awaited gaming console launched

Nonetheless, the Xbox One X will have 6 teraflops of graphical power compared to the 4.2 teraflops of the PS4 Pro . The product is being advertised as being capable of true 4k gaming playback that comes with an HDR quality video and Premium Dolby Atmos which will surely make you living room a gaming experience.

Author: 0 McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

Open, had the most sub-par scores in a first round at the championship, while the one-over-par cut matched the record low previously set in 1990 at Medinah. "Even though it's very disappointing to not be here on the weekend, I think these last two rounds will serve me well going into the summer", McIlroy said.

Industry Saudi 'rejects' Turkey offer to build base in kingdom
Author: 0 Saudi 'rejects' Turkey offer to build base in kingdom

Iran and Saudi Arabia severed diplomatic ties in 2016, and twin Islamic State-claimed attacks on Iran's parliament and the tomb of its revolutionary leader last week flared tensions between the two nations to a new high. Earlier this month Saudi Arabia and several of its allies cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of supporting extremist groups, including some backed by Iran.

Author: 0 The New PS4 'Spider-Man' Would Kick MCU Spidey's Butt

Generally, Spider-Man doesn't look or act as impressive robotics-wise as Sphero's prior releases, but it still pushes the toy market forward with voice controls and a more interactive experience. What sets Sphero's Spider-Man apart is that it is capable of guiding a child through comic book storylines. Sphero's Spider-Man toy costs $149.99. Spider-Man also features a pair of animated eyes that are actually LCD screens inside.

Author: 0 Xbox One X will not generate profits for Microsoft

The company delivered this E3 when head of Xbox Phil Spencer took the stage to confirm that original Xbox games will be playable later this year on Xbox One. Spencer gave two reasons for the smaller library of compatible original Xbox games on the Xbox One. "We're focusing on Xbox One S and Xbox One X and the games you're going to play", Spencer said.

Industry Bill Cosby trial ends in no verdict
Author: 0 Bill Cosby trial ends in no verdict

Cosby's lawyers have said he and Constand were lovers and that the encounter was consensual. But it was his reputation as a public moralist who urged young people to pull up their saggy trousers and start acting responsibly that prompted a federal judge to unseal portions of an explosive deposition he gave more than a decade ago as part of Constand's civil lawsuit against him.

Author: 0 New renders show off iOS 11-running iPhone 8

Now when a user wants to connect they have to go through the faff of finding the password code before tapping in the complex set of characters. IPhones will block text messages and social media posts while you're driving from this autumn thanks to a auto safety software upgrade.

Author: 0 Super Mario Odyssey will have local co-op

Super Mario Odyssey won't let you bring Luigi along for the ride, but it will let a second player fling Mario's hat around. Much like the other titles available on the Nintendo Switch , you can separate the Joy-Cons from the dock and one person can control Mario with the left Joy-Con and the other person can control his magically-imbued hat, Cappy .

Author: 0 Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

The high-end American grocer is planning to operate its network of stores under the same brand, and maintain its current executive team. The arrangement is pending shareholder endorsement, however, it is relied upon to close amid 2017's later half.

Industry Hands on with Apple's first Developer Beta of iOS 11
Author: 0 Hands on with Apple's first Developer Beta of iOS 11

Among the upgraded features for Siri will be new and more natural male and female voice options and the ability to translate English words and phrases into five languages: French, German, Italian, Mandarin, and Spanish. When a user attempts to connect to an unknown Wi-Fi network, he or she is instructed to hold the iPhone or iPad next to another iOS device or Mac that is connected to the network.

Industry IOS 11: exploring the awesome new dock with an iPad Pro
Author: 0 IOS 11: exploring the awesome new dock with an iPad Pro

Drag and Drop will let you move text, photos and files from one app to another within the iPad . We're not overly optimistic of that - if Apple wanted drag and drop working on iPhone it probably would have enabled it already, but the fact that a developer has already got it working means that even if Apple doesn't enable the feature there probably will be workarounds if you really want it and are willing to jailbreak your phone.

Industry Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B
Author: 0 Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

The stocks of traditional grocery stores like Kroger were clobbered Friday after the deal was announced . The deal is expected to close during the second half of this year. The integration of Whole Foods makes this core offering even stronger. For instance, Amazon has used its position as the shopper-consideration starting point to elevate its private labels on Amazon searches and shopper inquiries on Alexa .

Industry Xbox Game Pass Will Have
Author: 0 Xbox Game Pass Will Have "At Least" Five New Games Every Month

Xbox Game Pass is a great subscription service which offers you some of the best games on Xbox One for $10 a month. As part of a recent Xbox Daily broadcast from E3 2017 Xbox senior product manager Dennis Ceccarelli emphasized the company's efforts to provide a "great mix of games", noting that at least five new titles will hit the catalog at the beginning of every month (via Eurogamer ).

Author: 0 Xbox One X Enhanced Games: Here's What It Means

Head of Xbox Software Engineering Kareem Choudhry examined the new framework toward the begin of the Xbox question and answer session. Xbox One X was recently announced at E3 2017 . "When I think about techniques to somehow manufacture a 4K screen like what some other consoles try to do, this is different than that". Microsoft's new console also comes with 12 GB of RAM, compared to only 8 GB for Sony's premium device.

Industry Volkswagen's new sixth-generation Polo revealed in Berlin
Author: 0 Volkswagen's new sixth-generation Polo revealed in Berlin

It combines charisma with strong technology. VW says that the Polo is "no longer the auto that people only buy when they can not afford the Golf ". Blind Spot Detection and Rear Traffic Alert, plus Park Assist with manoeuvring braking function can also be had. Volkswagen says that personalisation options for the new Polo will be impressive, and has announced that "five equipment versions and five packages" are available, while 14 colour options feature too.

Industry Apple Now Allows Users to Tip with In-App Purchases
Author: 0 Apple Now Allows Users to Tip with In-App Purchases

Since before we started playing Candy Crush, app review prompts have been a Wild West of sorts with no set rules for developers to follow. Apple has announced some new rules regarding app review prompts and how often developers are allowed to request them.

Industry Ford F-150 and Expedition getting powertrain upgrades
Author: 0 Ford F-150 and Expedition getting powertrain upgrades

Ford introduces its most off-road-ready Expedition family SUV yet with the 2018 Expedition FX4, completed with more technology and 4x4 hardware to help it transition from smooth pavement to uneven terrain. The all-new base naturally aspirated 3.3-liter V-6 engine pumps out 290 hp and 265 pounds-feet of torque, an improvement of 8 hp and 12 pounds-feet from the 3.5-liter V-6 it replaces.

Author: 0 The Case for and Against Finisar Corporation (FNSR)

Gotham Asset Management Lc invested 0.04% in Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR). These holdings make up 85.13% of the company's outstanding shares. Granahan Mgmt Ma holds 0.73% in Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) or 704,244 shares. The business had revenue of $357.50 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $359.65 million. Finisar Corporation had a return on equity of 12.71% and a net margin of 9.37%.

Industry Apple Wants to Store Your Medical Records on the iPhone
Author: 0 Apple Wants to Store Your Medical Records on the iPhone

But according to a new report , Apple is working with hospitals and medical industry groups to bring your full medical profile to your phone, giving you full access to your digital medical chart. Another is called " The Carin Alliance " looking to give patients the central role in controlling medical data. Furthermore, Apple has hired developers involved with FHIR, a popular protocol for exchanging and managing electronic heath records.

Industry Takata Reportedly Filing for Bankruptcy
Author: 0 Takata Reportedly Filing for Bankruptcy

Part of the plan might be parts manufacturer Key Safety Systems, which is expected to acquire Takata's operations in the near future for an estimated 180 billion yen (approximately $1.62 billion). The Michigan-based corporation, which is controlled by a Chinese supplier going by the name of Ningbo Joyson, refused to comment on the arrangement.

Industry Samsung is launching an early access program for Bixby in the US
Author: 0 Samsung is launching an early access program for Bixby in the US

Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are still the top selling smartphones in the first quarter in the USA, beating Samsung's flagship Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. You can also choose to buy an LG G6 or LG V20 and get a second G6 or V20 for free if LG is more your style. This control will only work, at least in the first release, with Samsung's native apps.

Industry Apple is finally fixing the iPhone's annoying volume box
Author: 0 Apple is finally fixing the iPhone's annoying volume box

The Games and Apps tabs will present new apps selected by the store's editors as well as resurface older apps you might have not used in a while. Previewed this week at Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference ( WWDC ) in San Jose, iOS 11 will support new features for augmented reality apps, a smarter and more language-savvy Siri digital assistant, expanded payment options through Apple Pay , and more.

Author: 0 Here's Super Mario Odyssey In Co-Op

An all-new mod for the classic adventure platformer Super Mario 64 adds the most game-changing new feature of the upcoming Switch title to a game many have adored for almost two decades, and it's absolutely glorious . Check out co-op mode for " Super Mario Odyssey " in action around the 4:30 mark. "When you throw Cappy he's invincible, so we thought that would be a really good opportunity for people, who aren't used to games, to be able to play with someone else who's a little more ...

Industry Max Brass is Arms' first DLC character
Author: 0 Max Brass is Arms' first DLC character

Fighters use interchangeable, extendable arms to duke it out in the various diverse arenas. In ARMS , to defend you must have both of your ARMS available to you - it does you no good if one of your ARMS is on the other side of the stage.

Industry Facebook to add fundraising option to 'Safety Check'
Author: 0 Facebook to add fundraising option to 'Safety Check'

Finally, Facebook is expanding the Community Help feature it launched in February to the desktop. The social network giant has also expanded the Community Help, which is a feature that let users coordinate within their local community to ask for or provide help when needed.

Industry 911 Call Captures Harrowing Account of Couple Held Hostage — Georgia Prison Escapees
Author: 0 911 Call Captures Harrowing Account of Couple Held Hostage — Georgia Prison Escapees

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Director Mark Gwyn, center, speaks during a news conference held at a truck stop Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Christiana, Tenn. There the two apparently stole a vehicle, which they drove to a house in Bedford County. The man on the call tells the 911 dispatcher that he and his wife had been bound by the escapees - "both had handguns, high-powered handguns" - but they were able to untie themselves after the fugitives rode off in the couple's black Jeep Cherokee.

Industry For Labour's Corbyn, strong result turns defeat into victory
Author: 0 For Labour's Corbyn, strong result turns defeat into victory

A stream of senior lawmakers entered May's 10 Downing St. office Sunday afternoon, to learn what roles they had been given in government. Whether she remains in the driving seat or not will be determined over the next few days, but she will lead a severely weakened Conservative government after an unnecessary election gone bad - again.

Industry 1993 blast case Dossa bros found guilty: TADA Court
Author: 0 1993 blast case Dossa bros found guilty: TADA Court

The others are Mustafa Dossa , Karimullah Sheikh, Tahir Merchant alias Tahir Taklya, Abdul Qayyum , Abdul Rashid Khan and Riyaz Siddiqui . "For an offence of conspiracy, it is not necessary for the prosecution to prove that the conspirators expressly agreed to do an act".

Author: 0 Microsoft Explains Why Xbox One X Is Worth $100 Premium

Although, that isn't a comparison we should care about according to the Xbox head honcho Phil Spencer. The Xbox One X - which was code-named Project Scorpio - looks strikingly similar to its 4K-capable predecessor, the XBox One S. It's going to be there on launch day for Xbox One X , which will be a great showcase for the box. He also said that he was spending a lot of time on Microsoft's first-party games, and that they've already "signed some things" that they haven't announced yet.

Author: 0 Nintendo releases the first trailer for new Super Mario game

Yes, Super Mario Odyssey will have a co-op mode. As per usual, Mario can jump and run just like in preceding titles. On the agenda this time around was everything from the game design of Super Mario Odyssey to Koizumi's coffee brewing habits - it is an ask me anything , after all.

Industry At last, you can get Microsoft Office from the Windows Store
Author: 0 At last, you can get Microsoft Office from the Windows Store

To be honest, when I saw the announcement stating that the new hinge lays almost flat on a table to make sketching easier, I thought I would never use it. For users that've never worked with a Surface device of any sort - I highly recommend taking one for a whirl at a local computer store. There is enough power on offer at the top end for most things short of more recent games and pro, long-form video editing.

Author: 0 Singer Adele pays visit to Grenfell Tower fire site

Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire disaster. The tower, built in 1974 in North Kensington, an area of west London , contained 120 flats and was thought to have been home to about 600 people .

Author: 0 E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Multiplayer Is Coming, According To Nintendo

However, today's new trailer from Nintendo has changed my tune, ten-fold, as we get our first look at the new powers and worlds that will be in store when the new Mario game comes to Nintendo Switch . There are also plenty of really unique locations for a Mario game, from a bustling city to wide open fields. Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is also something that will likely get a spotlight for the holiday season.