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Addressing climate change is an urgent issue

Even if President Duterte stood his ground and did not honor the pact, it would hardly make a dent on global climate change efforts. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt touted U.S. One of the bills, SB 559 , builds on plans and strategies to reduce carbon emissions in accordance with levels agreed on in the Paris agreement . Read More »

The 9 most exciting Xbox One games of E3 2017

And now it's responding. Another brand new feature with this console is that it has a liquid-cooled vapor chamber to keep the hardware from overheating. The PS4 is a bargain at a fairer price , superb graphics and they have a wider collection of games to offer. Although the E3 expo is always a place for video game publishers and developers to showcase new games and projects, it's also a great place for industry heads to talk about exactly where video games are heading. Read More »

Current Games Will Look, Play Better on Xbox One X

Sony has sold more than 60.4 million PS4 consoles since they hit the market in November of 2013, the company revealed on Monday. The machine has a six teraflops graphics processor, making it considerably more powerful than the current models of Xbox One and PlayStation 4, and the new, more powerful PlayStation 4 Pro. Read More »

Apple's HomePod is a cautious approach to the connected home

On Monday, Apple showed off the HomePod , a seven-inch-tall Siri-enabled speaker, at its Worldwide Developers Conference , making the fight for smart-speaker domination that much more interesting. As for support for third-party developers , Amazon features Alexa Skills while Apple now does not offer a comparable service for the HomePod . Read More »

Raving Rabbids, Mario join forces in new Switch game

Today, Ubisoft and Nintendo announced a partnership to bring a brand new adventure to life featuring Mario , Luigi, Princess Peach, and Yoshi, and four Rabbids heroes: Rabbid Mario , Rabbid Luigi, Rabbid Peach, and Rabbid Yoshi. Ubisoft's blockbuster " Assassin's Creed " video game is heading for Egypt, taking the serial's storyline back to an ancient world and overhauling play to reignite its top franchise. Read More »

Reasons Why You Shouldn't Install iOS 11 Right Now


Starting with iOS 11 , Siri will be able to help you complete money transfers, as well as help you stay on top of your checking, savings, and credit card accounts. It's also a great size for watching videos and scrolling through news articles or the web in full screen. In the new App Store , you get a new Today section on launch so you can see what's new for that day. Read More »

Sony's annual Playstation press conference at E3 2017


Simple, yet effective. It launches exclusively on PS4 in 2018. Leading on from the Call of Duty trailer, we were taken for a walk through PS:VR titles, including Skyrim VR , Star Child and the Inpatient . I'm finding it incredibly hard to get excited by this post-apocalyptic, zombie-ridden action game, with all footage we've seen of it thus far (it also closed Sony's E3 press conference last year) offering little that we haven't seen in the various other games that utilize a ... Read More »

Sony Unveils New Spiderman Game at E3 Expo


It credited critically acclaimed titles such as " Horizon: Zero Dawn " for its sales performance. The storyline of the game, in which you can play one of the characters, Chloe Frazer or Nadine Ross and go searching for a lost tusk of Ganesh. Read More »

UK PM Thersa May and DUP have largely agreed support deal

One Conservative ex-minister told the BBC that Mrs May "did brilliantly", suggesting that "the "Maybot" disappeared and we got a real leader back". May moved to demonstrate that she understands the frustration of voters by moving up a meeting with rank-and-file Conservative Party lawmakers, some of whom have called for her to step aside sooner rather than later. Read More »

US student released by North Korea is in coma, family say

Although she said she is happy that they will be reunited with their son Otto. Joseph Yun, the USA envoy on North Korea , met with North Korean foreign ministry representatives in Norway last month, a White House official said. He had not been seen in public since. Rodman's trip has sparked speculation that he may be traveling to free American citizens being held by North Korea, perhaps as a first and important step toward lessening tensions between Washington and Pyongyang. Read More »

The Apple WWDC 2017


A beta version of iOS 11 was released to developers during WWDC, but the public will have to wait a few weeks longer to try out this initial version of the software. A new set of renders gives us exactly that. The software boasts of some exciting new features such as a new Control Center , peer-to-peer payments via Apple Pay , Do No Disturb While Driving, an improved Maps app, a smarter Siri , and revamped Apple Music. Read More »

Rihanna shared photo of herself as Crying Jordan


She has enough going for herself. Many may still troll Durant for winning because he joined the same 73-win team that beat him a year ago, but it's also hard to argue that he doesn't deserve it. For RiRi's Instagram post, Mufasa was played by LeBron James (see what she did there) and Finals MVP Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant , played Scar while Rihanna took on the role of Simba. Read More »

Shares in Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Acquired by HighVista Strategies LLC


The stock increased 4.36% or $0.64 on June 12, reaching $15.32. 459,695 shares of the stock traded hands. Dynagas LNG Partners LP is a limited partnership, which focuses on owning and operating liquid natural gas carriers. GSA Capital Partners LLP now owns 52,800 shares of the shipping company's stock worth $844,000 after buying an additional 22,100 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

IPhone 8 images leak: All you need to know


The final cool hidden feature is one for developers-not they have access to the NFC chip inside the iPhone and iPad. There's no official release date for iOS 11 but it's expected to be available to download from September. After the tech has been used once, your iPhone will prompt you to launch it whenever it thinks you're driving - you'll be able to dismiss the notice if you're a passenger or on a train or bus. Read More »

The Bernstein Brief: Kevin Durant Completes His Validation

At the 19th Street BART Station, Dimitri Schocron, a 24-year-old Oakland native, pulled out three tiny bottles of champagne and sprayed his fellow fans. Sometimes lost in all the chatter about a possible Warriors' dynasty is the fact that Golden State plays lovely, often unselfish team ball. From there, the Warriors defense stiffened and the Cavaliers congratulated the Warriors as the finals seconds ticked off the clock and the crowd went wild. Read More »

No longer NBA champions, Cavaliers are now chasing Warriors

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) dunks over Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) and forward Kevin Durant (35) during the first half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., Monday, . Chamberlain's 19.2 rebounds per game topped the league. He dramatically drove and dunked on Cleveland's defense, knocked down big 3-pointers and blocked shots while handling the load of defending King James. Read More »

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden Has Heated Exchange With US Attorney General

The deputy attorney general, the second-highest official at the Department of Justice, is managing the Russian Federation investigation at the department following attorney general Jeff Sessions's decision to recuse himself. Comey referred frequently to the attorney general, and included the tantalizing tidbit that there were "facts that I can't discuss in an open setting". Read More »

Jury in Bill Cosby sex assault case scrutinizes his words


Jurors in the Cosby case continued to deliberate, nearing a total of 15 hours including a four-hour stint Monday, with only intermittent signs of progress. According to KFSV 12, the jury has been carefully considering what had happened one night in 2004 when Constand had visited Cosby at his home. The jury is set to reconvene after deliberating for four hours Monday night. Read More »

Minecraft: Sony has refused crossplay on its console

The new 4K graphics pack will drop later in the fall, while the Better Together Update will be released soon . Minecraft is looking better than ever in the trailer for a new graphical update that also showcases the game's new cross-platforming capabilities. Read More »

United Kingdom and France may punish tech firms for hate speech

Both May and Macron paid tribute to the French victims of the London Bridge attack and the pair laid a wreath at the Stade de France on Tuesday night at the half-time of the England versus France friendly match to honour both French and British victims of recent terror attacks. Read More »

The BMO Capital Markets Lowers PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) to Market Perform

Pepsico Inc now has $166.45 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.03% or $0.03 reaching $116.2 on the news. About 4,324 shares traded. (NYSE: PEP ) has risen 12.20% since June 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It also reduced Ishares Tr (AGG) stake by 68,586 shares and now owns 80,474 shares. Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ) was reduced too. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, thirteen have assigned a buy rating and one has ... Read More »