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Apple iPad Pro (10.5-inch)


So said Apple's Greg "Joz" Joswiak, on stage at WWDC 2017 , waxing lyrical about the new 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro's display. I launched nearly every one of my over 50 apps, and iPad Pro barely slowed down. As for connectivity, you have the usual Smart Connection situated on the long left side of the tablet - three dots that promise a number of accessory match-ups. Read More »

Closing arguments set in police officer's manslaughter trial

The defense team rested after Yanez's testimony. Things escalated quickly from there, with Yanez opening fire seven seconds later and striking the 32-year-old cafeteria worker with five of the seven shots he fired. Defense attorneys have argued that Yanez's actions were reasonable. Closing arguments were expected at midmorning in the trial of police Officer Jeronimo (yeh-RON'-ih-moh) Yanez. Read More »

London Urges Qatar, Gulf States to De-Escalate Situation

This policy of domination and control is not going to work". Later this week, the Foreign Secretary will hold talks with the foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia , Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates , and urge them to ease tensions and enter mediation. Read More »

Apple demands cut of Chinese app 'tips'


Now Apple has kept its words and made the latest version of App Store Review Guide makes it mandatory for developers to use App Store rating API. How does an app from a no-name developer earn $80,000 per month on the App Store? And if a user leaves a rating, that user won't receive another prompt for at least a year - and only if a new version of the app has been released. Read More »

E3 2017: Microsoft debuts PS4 Pro-rivalling Xbox One X

The hardware refresh, known as Project Scorpio for the past year since its announcement at E3 2016, officially has a name and it's called the Xbox One X. In addition to its impressive list of specs, all Xbox One and Xbox One S accessories will be backwards compatible with the Xbox One X , and all games will look better and load faster. Read More »

Andrew Fifita on Blues' dominant win over Maroons

The 109th Origin match, and Cam Smith's record 40th, was not a happy affair for the Queensland captain. "It's disappointing but it's only one game". "I haven't got on the board yet for the Cowboys so I can't say my attack got me in the team", O'Neill said. "But they were pretty dominant through the middle and Johnathan doesn't play in there". Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 is official, 4K60 on Xbox One X!


The release of November 7's Xbox One release "Crackdown 3" is being timed specifically to bolster the Xbox One X's appeal, while " Forza Motorsport 7 " is being made available a month beforehand in October. This is indeed a thrilling enhancement for gamers since the existing Xbox One S is capable of 4K and HDR output for videos and 4K Blu-rays while it supports only HDR for games. Read More »

Tiger Woods checks into rehab...again


His auto was showing noticeable damage, and it had two flat tires at the moment. Tiger Woods - faced with possibly losing joint custody of his two young kids after his DUI bust - is going back into rehab, a new report says. After he had been arrested, he issued a statement in which he said that he had an unexpected reaction to some prescribed medications. Woods has a scheduled court date in Palm Beach County, Fla., on July 5. Read More »

Analyst at Stifel Nicolaus Maintained IBM (NYSE:IBM)Stock Rating as a 'Buy'


The stock rose 0.96% or $1.48 reaching $155.58. Cable Hill Partners LLC increased its position in shares of International Business Machines Corporation by 42.3% in the third quarter. Tuttle Tactical Management LLC now owns 1,376 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $219,000 after buying an additional 190 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen announce trailer


He also said War of the Chosen is twice the size of the previous XCOM expansion, and hopefully he didn't just mean that it comes in a really large box. The original tweet from Firaxis, however, suggested that they weren't quite done with XCOM 2 quite yet. "We're thrilled to offer our fans an unprecedented amount of cool new toys and features in XCOM 2: War of the Chosen , challenging and empowering players in exciting new ways never seen before in the franchise", added Jake Solomon, ... Read More »

The Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Apple (AAPL)

Apple accounts for 0.5% of Cordasco Financial Network's holdings, making the stock its 28th largest position. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.69%. On Tuesday, February 21 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with " Overweight ". More interesting news about Apple Inc . The firm earned " Buy " rating on Wednesday, April 27 by Goldman Sachs. Read More »

Microsoft unveils new Xbox One X console

Out on November 7th for $500, the new machine is Microsoft's brand new attempt to fight against the PS4 and to take on Nintendo's hugely popular Switch. It can play 4K ultra-HD Blu-ray discs, unlike the PS4 Pro, but while it can support VR gaming there was practically no mention of Virtual Reality during Microsoft's presentation. Read More »

Sony Be Refusing Cross-Platform Play for Minecraft

It looks like for the second time ever, players will be able to use different consoles to t+play the same game, together and at the same time. According to Jez Corden of Windows Central, "RE: cross platform Minecraft ". If this truly is Sony holding out because the cross-platform play might give Microsoft a financial boost, then maybe Sony isn't really "for the players" after all . Read More »

Age of Empires makes a glorious return


If, like many RTS fans, Age of Empires was your introduction to the genre, this is sure to conjure up some nostalgia. Furthermore, it is also boasting a fully remastered soundtrack and "new and improved gameplay", mainly through a modernized UI. Read More »

The New iPad Pro: You can feel the Power!


But for some reason Apple past year decided that power users also wanted the same pared-back experience just to gain a few more millimetres of thinness, and striped all the essential ports from its Pro model too. The bulk of the iPad's upgrade involves screen improvements. This time, though, Apple's figure was more or less right-on. The new screen also has a 120Hz refresh rate, which means content flows a lot more smoothly than ever before. Read More »

Google Pixel XL2 appears in GFXBench with 18:9 aspect ratio display


The iPhone 8 buzz has sort of slowed over the past few days so why not some Google Pixel XL 2 buzz? Other than these two major differences, the Pixel 2 looks mostly the same as its previous variant. Google , however, is the owner of Android and, as such, can dictate how long it intends to support the current Pixel and Pixel XL , two of its first newly-branded devices. Read More »

Triumph Street Triple 765 launched in India at Rs 8.50 lakh


The overall styling of the motorcycle is sharper compared to the previous model. Triumph states that the new Street is the lightest motorcycle in its segment with a kerb weight of 166kg. The new Street Triple is equipped with Showa suspension at both the ends. The RS variant will be introduced later this year. Up front the motorcycle gets upside down forks and preload adjustable mono shock at the rear. Read More »

IOS 11 Will Stop App Developers Abusing Location Permissions

Worse, some of them are rising high in the App Store rankings, as a new report details. The app review prompts may seem to be a smaller issue but these are annoying things faced by smartphone and tablet users after every few days. Custom-built prompts would force users to leave the app and go to the App store in order to provide a rating. In the scenario described, iOS users are enticed to subscribe to illegitimate services such as virus scanners, VPN apps, and password generators, among ... Read More »

Monstrous Porsche 911 GT2 RS launches at E3 video game expo

Yeah, Microsoft picked a good title to champion the power of the Xbox One X in front of its audience. On the next gen console, there'll obviously be some much-improved graphics to look at. The release of this next installment will run parallel with the release of Sony's Gran Turismo Sport . FAULT IN OUR CARS One in 10 new cars has to go back to the garage for repairs - but what's the most reliable motor? Check out the announce trailer that was shown during the conference and stay ... Read More »

Everything you need to know about the new Xbox One X

With 4K gaming playback, matched by HDR video quality and Premium Dolby Atmos , Xbox One X is not just a gaming machine but a full entertainment experience. " Xbox One is simply the best gaming console we've ever made". Microsoft did make it clear that developers will decide whether they use the power of Xbox One X to support 4K or not. Read More »

Xbox One X-Project Scorpio-is coming out in November for $499

The Xbox One X is also significantly more expensive than the PlayStation 4 ($299) and PS4 Pro ($399). While the architecture of the Xbox has never been more PC-like, Microsoft is using a custom GPU engine running at 1172MHz. "Not only do we have the biggest cross-platform blockbusters on our platform, we've also scoured the world to bring our fans unique content from creative artists that capture the imagination", he said . Read More »

Here Is An iPhone 8 Running iOS 11 [CONCEPT]


Visually intense games like Monument Valley 2 , Skullgirls and Telltale's Guardians of the Galaxy were no problem for the Pro either and actually seemed to get a visual boost thanks to the ProMotion screen. Nonetheless, the renders are simply an idea of what iOS 11 could look like on Apple's first bezel-less device and are not a conclusive evidence. Read More »