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Rocket League On Switch Runs At 720p/60fps Docked & Undocked


Rocket League will be released on the Switch before the end of the year, and better yet it'll have cross-network play between the Steam and Xbox One versions of the game. One thing the Switch version will have over the other versions is the addition of ad hoc multiplayer. "That's all we need to do". "Technically it's possible", said Dunham. Read More » to acquire Whole Foods at US$42 per share

Perhaps the most tantalising aspect of this purchase is whether Amazon might make a similar move here in the United Kingdom and snap up a chain of supermarkets to further cement its toe-hold in the grocery market. Whole Foods CEO John Mackey had lambasted the hedge fund as "greedy bastards." Whole Grocer, which was founded in 1978, would continue to operate under its existing brand. Read More »

E3 2017: Top 10 Nintendo Switch games to look forward to


It was also revealed that Switch owners won't have any trouble finding people to play with, as they will be able to play across platforms with Xbox One and PC players. "Sony is such a good partner for us". " Minecraft , the demographic playing that, you know as well as I do, it's all ages but it's also very young". Read More »

Google launches four steps to tackle online terrorism


YouTube's Trusted Flagger program, a community of volunteers who rate videos will be expanded by recruiting and funding 50 more non-government organisations with expertise in matters like hate speech, self-harm, and terrorism, so that Youtube can benefit from more people capable of making "nuanced decisions about the line between violent propaganda and religious or newsworthy speech". Read More »

Gatland ready to take a gamble on Warburton


A striking feature of this carefully managed tour is how the three sets of front-rows have operated nearly independently. They will be with us for a week and are there for bench cover. He had 12 powerful carries as he took the game to the Kiwis, while three sharp passes showed that the Tullow man is not just about the physical stuff . Read More »

Nintendo Switch Game Sale At Best Buy Is Only Today

He also responded to the idea that it would have helped develop confidence in the Xbox to reveal those games, even if it's early in development. In a recent interview with Eurogamer , PlayStation Marketing Boss Jim Ryan revealed the reason behind not going for the cross-platform play feature, and to tell you the truth the reason was baffling, hard to digest . Read More »

Xbox and Psyonix counter Sony's cross-platform stance

It's no secret that the Switch doesn't have the power that the Xbox, PS4 or PC platforms have. Granted, Rocket League is a game that is almost two years old at this point, and it always seems weird for hardware to be getting older titles. Read More »

Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA career scoring record

Heading into Sunday's game in Los Angeles, Taurasi is 14 shy of passing the 7,488 points set by Tina Thompson from 1997-2013. Taurasi broke the record in the closing seconds of the first half, coming around a screen by Emma Cannon near the top of the key and knifing into the lane, past Nneka Ogwumike, for a layup. Read More »

Newborn bags free Jet Airways tickets for life


Mumbai/ Kochi : A woman from Kerala, a southern Indian state, gave birth to a healthy baby boy while flying at a height of 35,000 feet on Jet Airways's Dammam-Kochi flight on Sunday morning, officials said. Jet Airways has informed the family of the guest who are en route from Kochi. A nurse who was travelling to Kochi along with the crewmembers helped the passenger in delivering the baby. Read More »

Queen profoundly struck' by nation rallying in face of 'terrible tragedy'

But there was public support for Queen Elizabeth , who declared a "sombre national mood" after the inferno and recent terrorist attacks. In recent months, the country has witnessed a succession of awful tragedies . Police have since launched a criminal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the fire. No sprinkler system was installed. Three of those who died have been identified. Read More »

Small margins can me massive in this game: Virat Kohli

Their defence of the title they won in England in 2013 foundered against the team who began the campaign ranked below all other competing nations at eighth, and lived up to that billing in an opening group match in which they lost to their greatest rivals by 124 runs. Read More »

Amazon eyes big serving of U.S. grocery pie

German discounters Aldi and Lidl are battling Wal-Mart, which controls 22 percent of the US grocery market, with each vowing to undercut whatever price the others offer. "This shows that online is going to be very dominant in the grocery business - and very quickly", said former Whole Foods executive Errol Schweizer. Read More »

This Is Where Whole Foods (Soon, Amazon) Has Stores in the US

There's also the "grocerant" trend - a blending of grocery stores and restaurants . NPR's Alina Selyukh reports . Amazon will gain a footprint of 456 supermarket stores in North America and Britain with the acquisition of Whole Foods , boosting its delivery capacity and allowing it to compete directly with United States chains such as Kroger Co and Albertsons LLC. Read More »

French polls predict Macron's party will secure large majority


Le Pen's victory in the northern former coalmining town of Henin-Beaumont was a rare bright spot for her nationalist and anti-EU party that was once hoping to emerge as the principal opposition to Macron. At a joint press conference, Merkel threw her support behind Macron's call for a "historic reconstruction" of the European Union, even expressing some openness to a possible change to key treaties governing the bloc. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation 'protecting' James Comey memos as part of 'prospective law enforcement proceeding'

In a flurry of tweets, Trump accused Mueller of being the one to tell him to fire Comey in the first place. Meanwhile, Vice President Mike Pence has now hired legal counsel to represent him in the Russian Federation probe and there are media reports that the investigation has expanded to include the business dealings of White House adviser and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner. Read More »

Android 7.1.1 Nougat rollout kicks off for the Moto G4 Play


As we all know that, everyday there is a new smartphone coming in the market and to keep the market shares up, one has to come up with some unique set of features. The phone would feature a display with quad HD resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels on a 5.5 Inch display. The device gets powered by a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor bundled with 2GB of RAM. Read More »

Grenfell Tower families to get £5500 government payout

Questions too over whether local authority cuts and a lack of fire prevention measures contributed to the disaster. Cundy said there may have been other people in the tower who police are not aware of, and that could increase the death toll. Read More »

Shootout in Myrtle Beach Captured on Facebook Live


Several people are recovering in SC hospitals after a seaside shootout in Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach Police say officers were dispatched to the area as a large crowd was gathering. Several people were treated for non-life-threatening injuries. The security guard managed to wound the suspect before the carjacking. The MBPD is still investigating. Read More »

Spider-Man's Mile Morales Cameo Explained by Insomniac


So what does his appearance in the Insomniac's Spider-Man mean? The game is largely open to explore, but there are some cinematic segments that will be included in the game which are linear. Everybody knows Spider-Man then, even though he is struggling with his confidence. Following the conference, Insomniac confirmed that the suit was different for a reason, adding that "it's explained in the game and has a goal". Read More »

Portugal in mourning as dozens killed in raging forest fires


Emergency service workers were battling 156 fires across the country on Sunday, Prime Minister Costa said, adding that most of the victims had died in just one of them. "I am shocked with this death toll". Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa flew overnight to the scene and spoke on arrival of an "unprecedented situation". Read More »

The Warriors - simply the best!

In praising Durant's Finals performance, Barry focused on the fact that the Warriors star averaged 30-plus points in the Finals . "From my eyes, they're built to last a few years". After the Warriors defeated the Cavs on Monday evening, Lee Jenkins wrote about the significant exchange Green had with Durant past year. And it also helps when you are able to experience some things with this team as well. Read More »

Dual-screen YotaPhone 3 coming later this year


The YotaPhone 3 smartphone has been officially announced and prices given for the two variants that will be available. You may remember back to 2015 when you heard about an odd device called the YotaPhone 2 featuring not one but two full-size screens, with the rear being an E-ink display. Read More »

How Stephen Colbert Roasted Trump at the Tony Awards

Clearly, the most respected Broadway musical that went home with the most awards was Dear Evan Hansen, and Hello Dolly! , Oslo , and specific actors and actresses also stood out. Taking to the stage, Bette began a long, riotous acceptance speech in which she thanked Tony voters - "many of whom I have dated" - and flat-out refused to let the orchestra play her off at the end of her allotted time . Read More »

Confederations Cup 2017 - the opening ceremony in pictures


But empty seats remain a concern, with Russia's Sport Express reporting that some tickets were being handed out to state workers for free in a bid to fill the stands at an upcoming Confederations Cup match in Kazan. The Copa America champion plays Cameroon on Sunday in Moscow . "I have a pact with the players and we treat these personal matters away from the national team. Read More »

Halifax medical student found guilty in peer's death


William Sandeson, accused of killing a fellow Dalhousie University student, during a February 2016 court appearance. The 12-member jury had deliberated for almost 20 hours in total to that point since Thursday afternoon. Taylor Samson, 22, was reported missing on August 16, 2015. Sandeson was found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Samson, a fellow Dalhousie University student, who was last seen on August 15, 2015 and whose body has not been found. Read More »