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Xbox Announces Xbox One X

If you just look at the specifications of what this box is, it's in a different league than any other console that's out there. 40% more power than any other console. Microsoft introduced 42 new games, including 22 new ones with console exclusivity. "The money-making part is in selling games", he said, showing that Microsoft will rely on titles to drive up its profit from the Xbox One X .

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Uber adds option to tip drivers as it heads in new direction

By the end of July, riders across the US will be able to give their drivers gratuities within the app, a concession that follows a bad last few months for Uber in the news. The unionization effort in Seattle is now on hold because of legal action taken by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which represents Uber and Lyft .

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Uber Founder, CEO Travis Kalanick Steps Down, Makes Leave Of Absence Permanent

While operating without most of an executive team seems frightening, Uber now has a chance to build a completely new, and likely more experienced, senior management group, which should signal to Wall Street that the company is taking itself more seriously, said Reena Aggarwal, professor at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business.

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge

Ronaldo, 32, has denied the charges and is threatening to leave Spain after running into problems with the authorities. 'Nobody wants him to go, ' said Perez. Free-spending Paris St Germain have also been linked with a player that Perez insists there have been no bids for, nor he says has there been any offers for Alvaro Morata or James Rodriguez.

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Uber Founder Resigns as CEO

After a video showing Kalanick berating an Uber driver who had complained about falling wages was released in February, the CEO made a public apology and promised to seek "leadership help". Pressure from investors, who've poured more than $15 billion into a company that has burned through billions, ultimately did what the board could, or would, not: It convinced the 40-year-old chief executive to step aside.

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Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year

Kia owners had 72 problems per 100 vehicles. Meanwhile, Lexus fell below the industry average of 97 problems per 100 vehicles, with a score of 98, placing it 15, down from seventh spot. Ranking last was Fiat, with a rate of 163 problems. Chevrolet slipped one spot to seventh, but owners reported a rate of seven fewer problems than past year as overall vehicle quality continues to improve.

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Amazon Smartphone Sale: Here are the best deals on offer

Cell phone really copied from Apple's iPhone 7 , but only from the rear, the front is the Samsung smartphones, and nearly all at once. The OnePlus 5 can be operated with capacitive hardware buttons as well as on screen navigation icons.

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LA Noire Remastered Rumors: VR Support and First Person Mode Coming?

Noire slated for re-release on VR platforms and the Nintendo Switch . A remaster of cult detective game LA Noire seemed unlikely enough when reports circulated that one was in the works for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, and now there are reports of a first-person mode and virtual reality (VR) support as well.

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Intel partners with world Olympic body

The IOC and Intel announced the technology partnership at an official signing ceremony in NY on June 21 with IOC president Thomas Bach and Intel's Chief Executive Officer Brian Krzanich in attendance. A senior US Olympic Committee (USOC) official has welcomed the prospect of the 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games being awarded simultaneously, which would all but guarantee Los Angeles being made one of the hosts.

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MSCI adds Chinese stocks to key benchmarks

Most notably, China A-Shares remain on FTSE Russell's watch list and will be reviewed for possible addition to the FTSE Global Equity Index Series as a secondary emerging market at the firm's next annual review in September 2017. That figure could grow if China reforms its financial markets, with the MSCI saying it was "hopeful" the momentum would accelerate. However, the prospect of full inclusion for China A shares appears more uncertain.

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Samsung Has A New Flip Phone And The Changes Are Dramatic

The OnePlus 5 can be operated with capacitive hardware buttons as well as on screen navigation icons. So what can buyers expect from the Galaxy Note 8? Over the years, the prices have gradually gone up on OnePlus's offerings as the company shifted its focus from offering the most affordable phones to the most well-rounded, zero compromise phones.

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Snapchat adds Snap Map to show users where their friends are

You can even use this to share a Snap to "Our Story" to potentially appear in a story for that event or location. Snapchat is building out its location and search capabilities with the launch of Snap Map - a product that will let it combine the timely and often newsworthy nature of Snaps with its carefully cultivated intimacy and ephemerality.

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Google tightens measures to remove extremist content

Google has now admitted that "more needs to be done" by the major internet companies. To step up its policing efforts, Google will almost double the number of independent experts it uses to flag problematic content and expand its work with counter-extremist groups to help identify content that may be used to radicalize and recruit terrorists.

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Uber loses another top executive Emil Michael

Kalanick came under fire earlier this year after being caught on video berating an Uber driver. Whether it's Travis Kalanick or anyone else, running a sprawling enterprise is a challenge. Kalanick has taken time off in the past two weeks after his mother died and his father was injured in a boating accident. The company said in a statement that "the board unanimously voted to adopt all the recommendations of the Holder Report".

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Pottermore launches official Harry Potter book club, first few discussion topics revealed

First up, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone . The remaining six books will be discussed in order, and Pottermore , according to a release, will curate content on the site for each book. Week 4: Education: Is rebellion a good or bad thing at Hogwarts? You can register for the book club now over on Pottermore . Who learns the most from the troll in the dungeon incident? But further down the line, we meet Harry's great-grandfather - Henry Potter, who was known to his friends and ...

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Canelo confident of a knockout in Golovkin fight

Their event in The Theater at Madison Square Garden marked the second stop on a four-day, three-city press tour to promote their middleweight championship fight scheduled for September 16 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas (HBO Pay-Per-View). "I'm not superman. Everybody has a chance", said Golovkin. "His power, his timing, he has a good team, he lives well, he has everything". I've never really watched him or studied him.

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Uber Driver Fined in Florida for Not Speaking English

When Uber, Lyft and other similar companies were authorized to compete with taxis in Miami-Dade County legislation approved in May of a year ago, an English-language provision within the law was adopted, reports the Miami Herald . The local ordinance mandating drivers should be able to communicate in English went into effect past year. Carmen Echevarria had dropped a passenger off at the airport when, according to CBS, an airport worker told Echavarria to move her vehicle, which ...

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How Reported Lakers-Nets Trade Impacts Celtics' Plans Going Forward

Colangelo chose not to disclose a name, but Fultz is the consensus No. 1 pick of the draft. No matter how you feel about Fultz or the return that Ainge got on the trade , it's undoubtedly a major gamble for the Celtics president of basketball ops.

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AMD Gunning for Intel with EPYC Datacenter Chips

On average, analysts predict that Advanced Micro Devices will post $0.07 EPS for the current fiscal year. It sustained ROA (TTM) at -13.60%. A gap-up opening around this level will see AMD stock trade above all the critical 20-day, 50-day and 100-day SMAs for the first time since the beginning of April.

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Virgin Mobile becomes the first big US carrier to sell only iPhones

Because life in the Inner Circle is about living big, expanding your horizons and pursuing your passions. Virgin Mobile finally announced its relaunch, revealing a partnership with Apple to sell nothing but iPhones. Virgin Mobile is also offering a number of member benefits ● Get a free companion ticket to the United Kingdom on Virgin Atlantic when you buy a ticket so you can explore together.

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Uncharted The Lost Legacy Extended E3 Demo

For more information on the new Uncharted: The Lost Legacy DLC jump over to the official Naughty Dog website for details by following the link below. Think of it as more of a full game than DLC - something its $39.99 United States dollars price-point reflects (as well as its retail release). Later in the interview, Escayg confirms that Naughty Dog has the spine storyline for nearly every character in that world, including Sully and Cutter.

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Lenovo's New Laptop Concept Is Weird

Furthermore, the fact that Lenovo mentioned that the flexible laptop will employ "advanced materials" and "new screen technologies" prove that there is no assurance that the concept will become reality. Unfortunately, the image shown is just a rendering and doesn't even exist as a real prototype. The extreme to which Lenovo's new concept folds has not been seen before.

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IOS 11 comes with a one-handed keyboard mode

In addition to support for FLAC, Apple is introducing a ton of new features that could kickstart the transformation of iOS from simply a mobile operating system to a legitimate hybrid platform with desktop functionalities. IOS 11 is now available as a beta for developers, with a public beta due out at the end of the month, and a general release expected in the Autumn.

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OnePlus 5 vs iPhone 7 Plus: No Contest, OnePlus KILLS IT!

However, seeing, as the device isn't yet released, rumors claim the company cut down the front camera to 8-megapixels. The three-day sale has attractive offers on smartphones from Apple , Samsung , Lenovo , CoolPad, Intex , OnePlus and some other smartphone brands.

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Emporio Armani to launch Android Wear smartwatch in September

Maybe not, but "premium", non-tech-focused brands like Montblanc , Guess , Tag Heuer , Movado , Fossil and Armani could be the search giant's best hope to appeal to a large crowd with so far extremely nichey smartwatches . Coming to the specifications of the Connected smartwatch, the device runs Android Wear 2 .0. There's also no word just yet on where you'll be able to purchase the Emporio Armani Connected Android Wear Smartwatch just yet, but it'll likely be announced in the ...

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Amazon's next target should be Grubhub-and here's why, says top analyst

The company's operating margin has been as low as 1.4% in the past decade. "Every grocery store out there now is having a conversation about how much they can afford to spend to keep Amazon out of the space", said Brian Culpepper, a portfolio manager at James Advantage funds.

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Google will kill Android Market on June 30

Of course, if you're running Android 2.2 or anything newer, you can use the Google Play Store instead. On June 30, 2017, Google will be ending support for the Android Market app on Android 2.1 Eclair and older devices. Sadly, while it'll forever remain as a symbol of Android's birth, it looks like Google has finally chose to pull the plug on the already-defunct app store.

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Jose Mourinho strenuously denies tax fraud claims

But Real Madrid president Perez appeared to defend Ronaldo on Spanish radio on Monday night in a move that will be seen as warding off interest in the player from Manchester United . Those allegations were denied in a statement by Ronaldo's management company Gestifute, while Real Madrid say they have "full confidence" in a player who "will prove his total innocence in this process".

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Amazon joins GST clearance rush with big electronics sale

Apple iPhone 7 : Apple's latest flagship smartphone iPhone 7 too is available at a discount. Priced at Rs 29,990, Galaxy C7 Pro is available at Rs 25,990. Apart from smartphones, you can get offers and discounts on accessories, laptops, and even headphones. The new OnePlus 5 is set to launch in India on June 22.

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Pokémon GO Update Version 0.67.1 Now Available On Android

But how will you know what Gym to go to in order to participate? This update is a rather significant one as it finally introduces Raid battles to the game and also adds a new Gym Badge feature. Over time Pokemon will become demovitvated, which reduces their Combat Power (CP ). Well, developers over at Niantic Labs made it all nice and easy.

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Skype: Connection Issues Continue In Europe And UK

The company has firstly mentioned that it is aware of this problem, where the users are losing connectivity to the application and they are unable to send or receive messages. Millions of people rely on the app to connect with friends, family and business partners. Microsoft has refused to give details on the problem, but reports by CNET suggest that a DDoS attack may be the cause.

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Microsoft's Dictate app puts dictation directly inside Office

Dictate was originally built as a prototype during an annual Microsoft Hackathon event, and there are now apparently over 1500 employees working on the project worldwide. (Garage projects aren't officially supported products, but are rather experiments.) The app is a free download here. Well, Cortana does this anyway but Dictate is optimized to work with Office and is an app add-on.

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This year's Steam Summer Sale kicks off tomorrow

The annual Steam Summer Sale begins June 22 at 6pm United Kingdom time (1pm EDT, 10am PDT). Furthermore, PayPal has usually nailed the starting date. PayPal was advertising the sale to explain that United Kingdom customers would get £5 off any purchase of at least £20 spent on games during the Steam Sale, but as has been the case with previous years, they managed to leak the start of the sale.

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Google brings their Cloud Platform to Sydney for faster access

PwC Australia, Monash University and Woodside Energy were among enterprise customers that welcomed the arrival of the local presence. Harshman said that Australia is a "leading innovation nation" - one of the most technologically-advanced countries in the world "so it's no surprise that we are already working with companies here that are recognising the importance of this digital shift".

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OnePlus 5 Unboxing and First Look

The OnePlus 5 has a 3.5mm headphone jack and an extra SIM card slot, while the iPhone does not. Talking to The Verge about making the OnePlus 5, various execs explained that the company's main goal this year is to make a great camera , one that can rival the camera experience on iPhone or top Samsung devices .


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