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Curry, Durant committed to keeping Warriors on top

The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest National Basketball Association (NBA) championship on Thursday, waving to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as their victory parade weaved through the streets of downtown Oakland. "Very great, I mean excellent. Thank you for the support". The Warriors have been dubbed a super team with the addition of Durant. It's rare in National Basketball Association history to have a team that has to build their roster for one specific opponent - ... Read More »

E3 2017: Sony takes on Xbox, releases arsenal of big PS4 games

If 343 Industries can release a patch for Halo 5 on the Xbox One X, they might be able to push the game to render at 4K resolution. REUTERS/Kevork DjansezianHead of Microsoft Xbox Phil Spencer introduces the Xbox One X gaming console during the Xbox E3 2017 media briefing. Read More »

British PM May strikes tentative deal with N. Ireland party

Just after noon, she was driven the short distance from Downing Street to Buckingham Palace to ask Queen Elizabeth for permission to form a government - a formality under the British system. "Gavin will have an important role to play in that". May also reappointed an old adversary - Michael Gove, a former rival for the Conservative leadership whom May fired from the Cabinet when she took office a year ago. Read More »

Rocket League Developers Reveal Nintendo Approached Them Regarding Switch Port

Clearly the company is putting a lot of effort bringing numerous legendary Nintendo brands to Switch but also getting popular titles, that fit the Switch narrative, from other platforms. Let's take a look what they had to offer. All we have to do is check that box and it would be up and running in less than an hour all over the world. Read More »

Amazon.com's Acquisition Of Whole Foods Poses Challenge For Thrive Market

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Following the announcement, shares of Whole Foods spiked over 27 percent, while shares of the e-commerce giant rallied 3 percent. Considering the types of people that companies like Amazon and Whole Foods attract, there are definitely several different reasons this decision was been made by the respective companies' leadership. Read More »

Amazon to purchase Whole Foods for US$13.7 billion

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The acquisition also represents the single largest deal Amazon has made to date. Whole Foods' stock soared 27 per cent. Amazon's rose 3 per cent. CO: How will Amazon run Whole Foods? The deal has the possibility to be "transformative", Moody's lead retail analyst Charlie O'Shea said in a note, "not just for food retail, but for retail in general". Read More »

Minecraft is going totally cross-platform

If Sony explains why Minecraft cross-play isn't coming to PS4, we'll let you know. The many versions of Minecraft are going away. For example, purchasing a texture pack on the Nintendo Switch makes it available on the Xbox One, Windows 10 , and mobile at no extra charge. Read More »

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

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He didn't say whether the games would be first or third party, but, at the very least, they'll offer more variety. Still, we're hoping Microsoft is keen on providing ample warning before a game is set to leave Game Pass so subscribers have a chance to try anything they may have been putting off. Read More »

Investors Catching Stocks Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on HPE. Eagle Global Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company by 5.4% in the third quarter. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 14th will be given a $0.065 dividend. This represents a $0.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.55%. Read More »

Nokia 3 now available on offline stores at Rs 9499 in India

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The Economic Times reports that the Nokia 5 and 3 will be available both online and in retail stores, while the Nokia 6 will only be available from Amazon India. People buying the Nokia 3 smartphone can opt for an additional 5GB of 4G data per month for Rs 149 per month for 3 months on a Vodafone connection. Read More »

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

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The new pro machine, available in a Space Grey casing, will feature a 1080p FaceTime camera, a 5K built-in display, 8-core Xeon processors, Radeon Vega graphics, 32GB ECC memory, and 10GB Ethernet as well as four Thunderbolt 3 ports with support for up to two 5K displays. Read More »

Reality Leigh Winner is latest government contractor accused of revealing state secrets

The news outlet reportedly reached out to the NSA and showed them the highly classified documents it received from victor to make sure they were authentic and wouldn't severely compromise national security. "They took her by surprise". "I'm in trouble", her mom recalls her saying in a phone call later that day. Court records say victor held a top-secret security clearance. Read More »

After Mueller Meeting, Senate Intel Committee Won't Probe Obstruction

Trump responded to reports he is personally being investigated for obstruction of justice with a characteristic scorched earth defense: claiming mistreatment of historic proportions and calling into question the probity of his accusers. Comey testified in a Senate hearing last week that he believed he was sacked "because of the Russian Federation investigation". Still, Comey's testimony did little to affect Trump's approval rating. Read More »

Amazon set to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

In addition to other natural and organic grocers, it has cited pressure from restaurant chains, meal-delivery companies and traditional supermarkets such as Kroger . The giant retailer sank $4.98, or 6 percent, to $73.91. Supermarket chains were already in trouble. Whole Foods stock immediately soared nearly 27% on the news . Read More »

$1.24 EPS Expected for Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS)

Fradkin sold 14,700 shares of Northern Trust Corporation stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 7th. The Chicago Equity Partners Llc holds 113,860 shares with $10.14 million value, down from 118,045 last quarter. Baker Avenue Asset Mgmt Lp, California-based fund reported 7,060 shares. Northern Trust Corporation ( NASDAQ NTRS ) traded down 0.29% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $93.62. Read More »

Special Counsel Expands Russia Probe To Include Trump, Reports Say

The Washington Post has reported that the United States president is being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller , who is probing alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. In a tweet , Gov. Mike Huckabee said "Mueller needs to 1st find who's illegally leaking and prosecute them; if he doesn't, I fear worst-that coziness w/ Comey means witch hunt ". Read More »

Forza 7 to get Xbox One X launch day patch

Speaking to Waypoint , he said: "I understand some people would say, "Hey, that would give me confidence in the future of Xbox "..." Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. The Coalition's 2016 shooter was up and running on Xbox One X within a day according to The Coalition's technical director Mike Rayner. The company made a bold move by holding its media briefing on Sunday, and the new Xbox One X pretty much led the gaming narrative all this week. Read More »

Xbox One X will not generate profits for Microsoft

The console also supports 4K games, which is now at the top edge of video game technology. The Xbox One X is all set to come out near the holiday season on 7th November 2017 for $499. "But I will say price is critical". The fact that Microsoft is not making a profit on the Xbox One X now, however, could not be considered surprising at all. Read More »

Microsoft Will Make Zero Profit from the Xbox One X at $499

Microsoft has priced this console at $499, making it the most expensive console among the three. Sony is now on top of the video game industry, with the PlayStation 4 regularly beating the Xbox One in monthly sales reports. While we already know that that the PS4 will have 4K resolution, community manager Deej, has said that no promise has yet been made for the 4K resolution on Xbox One X . Read More »

Trump lashes out at 'bad', 'conflicted' Russia investigators

The Post reports that Director of National Intelligence Daniel Coats, head of the National Security Agency Mike Rogers, and former Deputy Director of the NSA Richard Ledgett have all agreed to be interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as early as this week. Read More »

Donald Trump under investigation for potential obstruction of justice

The Post said the obstruction-of-justice investigation of the president began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter. "The message the president is sending through his tweets is that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired", Feinstein said. Read More »

Katy Perry Reaches Record 100M Twitter Followers

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According to the most recent estimate , Twitter averages 328 million users monthly. To celebrate this Perry milestone, I thought it'd be fun to take a little trip down memory lane and relive her most popular day on Twitter with everyones favorite uncoordinated shark. Read More »

Atari is indeed working on a new console, says CEO

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Chesnais bought Atari back in 2013 after the company filed for bankruptcy protection, and has turned it around since then, It's now profitable, largely due to its success in the mobile game market. The initial video said the product was "years in the making", so we're excited to see what the once-dominant firm has in store. Despite how insane it sounds to hear that Atari of all companies is trying to get back into the console race, it's actually within the realm of possibility. Read More »