Author: 0 Phil Spencer wants to extend Xbox backwards compatibility to PC

It's expensive compared to other game consoles, and it's expensive when you're not comparing it to anything. Xbox also revealed that "Gears of War 4", "Forza Horizon 3", " Minecraft ", "Resident Evil 7", "Final Fantasy 15", "Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands", "Rocket League" and dozens of other popular Xbox One games will receive free updates to take full advantage of the power of Xbox One X .

Research Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete
Author: 0 Apple's iOS 11 will make iPhone 5 and 5c obsolete

This means users now have the option to blast high-quality music files straight from their iPads and iPhones. The new iOS file manager was shown off during the course of WWDC 2017 by Apple Senior Vice President Craig Federighi, demonstrating the app's support for nested folders, search, tagging, and both local and cloud storage.

Research Final Fantasy 15 Episode Ignis DLC Releasing in December
Author: 0 Final Fantasy 15 Episode Ignis DLC Releasing in December

It essentially transforms your trusty vehicle into a monster truck, allowing you to ramp over hills and run down monsters with no trouble at all. As of now, we don't know what gameplay mechanics will come into play but if it's anything like Episode Prompto , you can probably look forward to Ignis controlling way differently from Noctis.

Author: 0 Sixty high-rise buildings fail safety tests after London fire: United Kingdom government

Authorities say it may take weeks until the buildings are deemed safe enough for residents to return. "Working with fire service experts to assess risks, a number of councils have already introduced other fire safety measures in buildings, such as 24-hour a day warden patrols, when advice from the fire service is clear that this will mitigate against fire risks ahead of the removal of cladding".

Research Waymo teams with Avis to manage autonomous vehicle fleet
Author: 0 Waymo teams with Avis to manage autonomous vehicle fleet

Maintenance and support are both vital components in the race to launch self-driving auto services, and by utilizing rental locations, Waymo will take advantage of established locations to keep the cars serviced and on the road. The partnership will make it easier for Waymo to grow its current test ridership program . As for the Avis Budget Group , the partnership gives the company a foothold in the growing autonomous vehicle market.

Author: 0 England's Morgan defends skipping series decider

No Proteas' bowler was spared punishment: Andile Phehlukwayo and Dane Paterson were despatched for boundaries and the first ball he faced from Imran Tahir was hit straight past the leg-spinner for four. Fair play to the young twirly man, he had the confidence to keep tossing up the ball when one of the game's superstars was whacking him. England outplayed us there (in the first Twenty20).

Author: 0 Christopher Pyne suggests gay marriage could happen 'sooner than everyone thinks'

The leaked recording comes as accusations of disloyalty were thrown towards Pyne on Monday for the comments amid the possibility of a factional split within the Liberal Party and the stalling of the marriage equality debate in Australia. 'I think that's entirely the wrong approach but that's what they are doing, ' he said. The government has no plans to alter the policy to hold one, he said.

Research GM says it has made 130 self-driving Bolts
Author: 0 GM says it has made 130 self-driving Bolts

The cars were built at the Lake Orion plant, where Chevrolet builds the standard Bolt EV, as well as the Sonic. GM originally launched the Chevrolet Bolt EV in late 2016. The unit, led by founder Kyle Vogt, has played a lead role in GM's autonomous technology development. "Gaining our customers' trust is extremely important", she said.

Research GOP senators oppose health care bill as written
Author: 0 GOP senators oppose health care bill as written

Trump said Warren is "highly overrated" as a voice for the liberal "resistance", and that she loses credibility by consistently displaying "anger and hostility" in public forums. As we know, the bill was written behind closed doors by Senate Republicans and many Americans, including Sen. John Cornyn of Texas said there is "a sense of urgency" to push forward but acknowledged the outcome is "going to be close".

Author: 0 Great Barrier Reef a US$42b asset 'too big to fail'

Deloitte Access Economics has valued our most iconic heritage site, in a report commissioned by theGreat Barrier Reef Foundation . It also assigned a further value of 24 billion more in "indirect or non-use value" - people who know about the reef but have not visited it yet.

Research HTC's next Edge Sense features for the U11 still seem very gimmicky
Author: 0 HTC's next Edge Sense features for the U11 still seem very gimmicky

Zooming in Maps and Photos requires a single-handed double tap, which may be easier than a squeeze when you're holding your device one-handed. In Google Maps , a squeeze will zoom in from the default zoomed out view. Squeeze again, and the calendar reverts back to just the weekly look. The same way dismissing alarms and pausing YouTube with a squeeze won't alter someone's universe.

Research Aguero's agent speaks out over Manchester City future
Author: 0 Aguero's agent speaks out over Manchester City future

Meanwhile, Sanchez has just 12 months remaining on his contract, and with Guardiola known to be a keen admirer of his former Barcelona star, it could lead to a reunion in Manchester if the Chilean ace doesn't put pen to paper on a new deal.

Author: 0 Senate Healthcare Bill Makes Major Cuts to Medicaid

White House officials said on Friday that Trump has been in touch with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and made calls on Thursday and Friday to other lawmakers. John Kasich, a Republican, said in a Twitter message. That's not sitting well with GOP Sen. "I'd like to say love, but like". There's no way we should be voting on this next week.

Research F1 win: 'I was just giggling like a schoolboy'
Author: 0 F1 win: 'I was just giggling like a schoolboy'

Making the most of a series of extraordinary incidents and interventions in an action-packed race, which included three safety vehicle interventions and a red-flagged stoppage, Ricciardo , who started 10th, roared home 3.904 seconds ahead of the rest to deliver his first win of the season.

Research Trudeau, AFN Chief to march in Pride
Author: 0 Trudeau, AFN Chief to march in Pride

In addition, the prime minister recognized the work of the military, law enforcement and intelligence that, at great personal risk, keep families safe. Premier Kathleen Wynne and Mayor John Tory will also be in attendance. "No, I can understand the laughter but there's a lot of politicians who have a deep, vested interest in being right all the time and therefore close themselves off sometimes to facts or evidence or differing opinions", Trudeau said, according to Fox News .

Research IOS 11 comes with a one-handed keyboard mode
Author: 0 IOS 11 comes with a one-handed keyboard mode

This means users now have the option to blast high-quality music files straight from their iPads and iPhones. Should you download the iOS 11 beta? According to Business Insider , the new feature in iOS 11 works seamlessly and is simple to use.

Author: 0 Azerbaijan GP: Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton clash as Daniel Ricciardo wins

I feel there was a lot of fun this weekend. It was very almost second place , too, but Finnish driver Valtteri Bottas surged past him in his faster Mercedes with the finish line just in sight. Personally, I think its [this circuit] got it all. Hamilton got away cleanly, but Raikkonen clipped Bottas and bumped his own Ferrari into the wall, and Vettel surged past them into second place.

Research Verizon Closes Yahoo Acquisition
Author: 0 Verizon Closes Yahoo Acquisition

On Tuesday, Chief Executive Officer Mayer exited the company with a $23-million payout after leading U.S. telecom Verizon completed a $4.48-billion acquisition of Yahoo's core Internet business. Given the changes to Marissa Mayer's role as Yahoo chief executive, she has chosen to resign. Through Oath , Verizon hopes to compete with digital media giants Facebook and Google .

Author: 0 AirAsia flight turns back to Perth with 'technical issue'

No passengers or crew members were injured as a result of the incident, AirAsia X said. A passenger, Brenton Atkinson, told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation: "The engine seized up. Once they landed, they were told a blade had sheared off the left engine. "All I wanted to do was go home and hug my parents". A Perth Airport spokesman said, "The pilot identified a technical issue with the engine".

Author: 0 Wizkid : Pop star wins 'Best International Act' at BET Awards 2017

Here's a few things to know about the BET Awards , taking place on Sunday, June 25th. Comedian Leslie Jones , known for her work on " Saturday Night Live " will be hosting the star-studded night. Past winners include Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, James Brown, Gladys Knight, Prince among others. That race is rounded out by the rap trio Migos for their chart-topping "Bad and Boujee" and Big Sean with "Bounce Back".

Research Google Will No Longer Scan Your Gmail Messages
Author: 0 Google Will No Longer Scan Your Gmail Messages

Google is going to stop reading your Gmail for the objective of selling advertisements. Google still plans to show ads within Gmail. Google has unexpectedly announced that it will no longer read Gmail users' messages to gain an advertising edge.

Author: 0 Seven killed in Kashmir cable auto accident

Mufti, who was herself monitoring the rescue operations, announced ex gratia relief of Rs. They said the tree was uprooted due to strong winds. The accident also left 100 people stranded in other cars. The cable cars at Gulmarg transport passengers to a height of 4,100m (13,450ft) and provide scenic views of the Himalayas which remain snow-capped even at this time of the year.

Research North Korea Conducts Another Rocket Engine Test
Author: 0 North Korea Conducts Another Rocket Engine Test

We've learned North Korea might also be willing to at least temporarily suspend its missile and nuclear tests. On Wednesday, Defense Secretary James Mattis and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held talks with Chinese officials where North Korea was a major issue.

Author: 0 Massive Mastiff wins 29th annual Ugliest Dog contest

Martha , a 125-pound Neapolitan mastiff, was crowned World's Ugliest Dog for 2017. That is, the jowly 3-year-old Neapolitan mastiff has some remarkably expansive cheeks - so expansive , in fact, they droop practically to her knees and flap like slobbery wings when she shakes her head.

Research Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller
Author: 0 Donald Trump says he won't fire 'bothersome' Robert Mueller

In Friday's interview, however, Trump drew attention to a different part of Comey's testimony, in which Comey for the first time publicly confirmed Trump's claim that the FBI under Comey had not investigated Trump personally in relation to its Russian Federation investigation.

Research Apple iPad Pro 10.5 (2017) hands-on review
Author: 0 Apple iPad Pro 10.5 (2017) hands-on review

As you might expect, the devices in question are the oldest iPhones and iPads that can run iOS 10, namely the iPhone 5 , iPhone 5c and 4th-generation iPad . The most immediately visually obvious one of these is the new app dock , looking extremely Mac-like. iOS 11 also introduces the ability to drag-and-drop content between apps, and much slicker split-screen multi-tasking.

Author: 0 Russian Federation fire cruise missiles on ISIS terrorists in Syria

Russian Federation has stopped using the de-confliction hotline, a USA official said, and Moscow warned that aircraft operating where the shoot-down occurred would be considered "air targets" for its forces in Syria. But the downing did not appear to hamper Syria, which attempted a similar bombing Tuesday, according to United States military officials. Syrian government troops, for example, have reached the Iraqi border in an area where IS leaders and fighters have been gathering.

Author: 0 G7 talks end with gap between USA, other states

The G-7 comprises the seven most advanced and wealthy economies on the planet, with other members including Canada, France , Germany, Italy and Japan - all close USA allies who have committed to action on climate change. According to the government source, France began working behind the scenes ahead of the Group of Seven summit meeting held in Italy in May to have all the G-7 members except the United States to issue a joint statement in support of the Paris Agreement .

Research Meet the World's Ugliest Dog, 3-year-old Martha!
Author: 0 Meet the World's Ugliest Dog, 3-year-old Martha!

Martha , a Neapolitan Mastiff. Neapolitan Mastiff named Martha . but she had some tough competition. Martha is former rescue dog who went almost blind from neglect, said Ms Zindler. Moe was this year's most senior contestant. However, with his strong sense of smell, Moe was able to enjoy funnel cakes and other fried items. The pooches faced off in a red carpet walk and "Faux Paw Fashion Show".

Research Trump Acknowledges Russian Election 'Meddling' in Tweet Criticizing Obama
Author: 0 Trump Acknowledges Russian Election 'Meddling' in Tweet Criticizing Obama

Trump on Saturday tried to shift the attention on the Obama administration for Russian interference. This previously secret order involved having USA intelligence design and implant a series of cyberweapons into Russia's infrastructure systems, with officials saying they are meant to be activated remotely to hit the most important networks in Russian Federation and are created to " cause them pain and discomfort ".

Author: 0 Nasa discovers 10 new 'rocky' planets like Earth

The Kepler spacecraft was launched in 2009. Benjamin Fulton, a doctoral candidate at the University of Hawaii and the California Institute of Technology, described this discovery as "a major new division in the family tree of exoplanets , somewhat analogous to the discovery that mammals and lizards are separate branches on the tree of life".

Research Marco Verratti hands Paris Saint-Germain ultimatum
Author: 0 Marco Verratti hands Paris Saint-Germain ultimatum

The Italian global has been heavily linked with a move away from the Parc des Princes this summer - with Barcelona said to be interested, but it was reported by Gazzetta dello Sport that he had no plans to leave just as long as the squad was bolstered with "champions".

Research GTA V Mod OpenIV Returns after Rockstar Softens Stance
Author: 0 GTA V Mod OpenIV Returns after Rockstar Softens Stance

Mods are fine, just don't use them during online multiplayer is the moral of the story... With Take-Two shutting down one of the most popular modding tools , OpenIV, last week things got a little out of control. Following the announcement, Rockstar Games has reportedly told PC Gamer and Motherboard that it is in talks with OpenIV developers to prevent the use of such mods in the online version of the game.

Research Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma
Author: 0 Larson and McMurray make it 1-2 for Chip Ganassi at Sonoma

Kyle Larson bested his teammate Jamie McMurray in the final round of qualifying with a lap of 95.295 miles per hour to win the pole. "I felt like I gave up enough there that I wouldn't have a shot at the pole". Elliott showed no problems adapting to his backup vehicle, controlling the pace early in qualifying and setting himself up for a big weekend in the process.

Research Pak attackers carried 'special knives' to mutilate Indians: Army
Author: 0 Pak attackers carried 'special knives' to mutilate Indians: Army

During search and sanitation operations, army troops recovered the body of the member of the BAT team. He said that other seizures included a knife, an AK rifle along with four magazines, two grenades, besides dresses and bags. According to Indian military, Pakistani Border Action Team penetrated 600 meters inside Indian Territory and attacked a petrol team killing two soldiers while two got injured.

Author: 0 GOP senators now oppose health care bill as written

The Senate bill maintains much of the structure of the House's but differs in key ways. Others worry that the Senate plan would cause insurance premiums for older Americans to soar, while giving a break to the rich and younger people who don't need much care.

Author: 0 Another Lawmaker Says No to Trump's Healthcare Bill

And Susan Collins of ME restated her opposition to blocking federal money for Planned Parenthood. If the Medicaid expansion is rolled back, "what we're going to see is that individuals will delay their health care because they're not going to have coverage", Couture said .