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Author: 0 Everything Sony Showed At E3 2017

EA put on another solid show with a few surprises, Microsoft's finally released Xbox One X and Bethesda once again delivered another near flawless conference where Wolfenstein and The Evil Within both shined. E3 2017 is underway! E3 has put together a handy time table of the schedule for a load of different time zones so you can see when to tune in wherever you are.

Author: 0 Microsoft announces Xbox One X console

During the E3 conference Microsoft has unveiled the Xbox One Xm, which is capable of 4K HDR gaming. Microsoft's Xbox One X arrives on 7 November with a price of around £450, adds the site. The original price of the failed Xbox One with Kinect. Microsoft says that original Xbox game support for Backward Compatibility will launch "later this year".

Author: 0 Microsoft's Xbox One X goes official

In an interview with IGN , Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox division, confirmed that the company had considered many names that had been part of the online rumors in the last few days, and even months, like Xbox One Elite. It has a 4K UHD Blue-ray drive, HDR10 support, HDMI 2.b (2160p at 60GHz), IR blaster, etc. among many features. There's also a custom built adapted centrifugal fan on-board for heat expulsion.

Electronics Deal Alert: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus selling for $699.99 on eBay
Author: 0 Deal Alert: Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus selling for $699.99 on eBay

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus is now seeing its lowest price ever over on eBay, coming in at just $699 for an unlocked, brand new model. Merely days after Verizon and T-Mobile released the Nougat update for the Galaxy Tab S2 8 .0 on their networks for customers in the United States, Samsung has now started rolling out said update for the Wi-Fi only variant of this tablet in the country.

Electronics IOS 11 will stop apps from begging you for reviews
Author: 0 IOS 11 will stop apps from begging you for reviews

On the device page in iTunes, you'll see a Backups section. The larger screen makes typing on it easier, though for serious work you will still want to use the keyboard cover or another external keyboard. The iPad is now 10.5 inches, and the iPad Pro is 12.5 which both cut down the borders by nearly 40 percent. It's more than adequate for jotting down notes during a meeting or for writing down a reminder.

Electronics Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you
Author: 0 Apple is going to stop app developers from harassing you

For creative work and digital note-taking, you'll notice even less latency than before, which is saying something. Keep in mind that the app will only let you access user stored documents and files . Now, Tim Cook isn't saying that the iPad replace your PC but he is upgrading the iPad Pro with a new iOS could as well make it a full-fledged PC. But the fortune teller and crystal ball reader in me thinks that September event is going to be all about the iPhone.

Electronics IOS 11 Will Stop App Developers Abusing Location Permissions
Author: 0 IOS 11 Will Stop App Developers Abusing Location Permissions

While I still prefer the heft of a laptop keyboard for prolonged writing sessions, this lightweight attachment is a useful tool for professionals less focused on typing. Overall, this is a step in the right direction for the iPad. But, in one big way, reviewing the iPad Pro, now as a device for real work would only be telling half the story.

Electronics Everything you need to know about Microsoft's new console
Author: 0 Everything you need to know about Microsoft's new console

What is the schedule for E3? "We expect [Xbox One X] to underwhelm at retail, as has PS4 Pro , which costs $399", says Michael Pachter of Wedbush Securities. Parents be warned that is likely to top wish-lists everywhere. No doubt the timing is created to take full advantage of the holidays. A game that Microsoft hasn't really said much about in the past year, and one that hasn't gotten that much marketing or public exposure as a result.

Electronics Apple announces workstation-class iMac Pro
Author: 0 Apple announces workstation-class iMac Pro

Apple's vice president of Hardware Engineering John Ternus says, "This will be our fastest and most powerful Mac ever , which brings workstation-class computing to iMac for the first time ". Key highlights included the all-new iMac Pro , iPad Pro , and MacBook devices. Configurations for the iMac Pro include up to 4TB of SSD and up to 128GB of ECC memory.

Electronics Plot twist: the MacBook Air is still alive Featured
Author: 0 Plot twist: the MacBook Air is still alive Featured

The company also announced an update to its 27-inch iMac model . Storage for the iMac Pro now comes with a solid-state option with up to 4TB of SSD for rapid file access. We reengineered the entire system and designed an entirely new thermal architecture to pack extraordinary performance. Along with the MacBook Pro , Apple revealed at its Worldwide Developers Conference an upgrade for the MacBook .

Electronics Jelena Ostapenko pulls off awesome comeback to win the French Open
Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko pulls off awesome comeback to win the French Open

However, the Ukrainian's quarterfinal run in Paris keeps her in the Race Top 3. Budge hopes that loyalty is a factor when it comes to negotiations, feeling that because he took a punt past year and gave her a wildcard. Even when Halep went 3-1 ahead in the decider, she never seemed in control and once Ostapenko's charge began she was powerless as ball after ball flew by.

Electronics Far Cry 5 has a new shooty gameplay trailer
Author: 0 Far Cry 5 has a new shooty gameplay trailer

Grace Armstrong, a sniper for hire, takes a position on a water tower (which looks suspiciously like it may be Far Cry 5's version of the ubiquitous climbable towers). "People are fucking scared". According to a recent press release, players will have to "stand up to the cult's leader, Joseph Seed, and his siblings, the Heralds" and "spark the fires of resistance" that will liberate the besieged community.

Electronics Xbox One X: What a tease! (The 3:59, Ep. 238)
Author: 0 Xbox One X: What a tease! (The 3:59, Ep. 238)

What is the price of the Xbox One X? Things get more ridiculous when you see the integrated AMD graphics with 6 teraflops of performance which exceeds PlayStation 4 Pro's integrated AMD Polaris graphics with 4.2 teraflops of performance.

Author: 0 Creation Club is Bethesda's paid mods replacement

It's basically another crack at paid mods after the first attempt failed . A virtual reality port for both critically acclaimed titles will release for PlayStation VR and HTC Vive later this year. The future of Skyrim , even the Empire itself, hangs in the balance as they wait for the prophesized Dragonborn to come; a hero born with the power of The Voice, and the only one who can stand amongst the dragons.

Electronics IPad Pro review roundup: A powerful tablet that shouldn't have been released
Author: 0 IPad Pro review roundup: A powerful tablet that shouldn't have been released

Remove all the Pro features (screen, screen size, Pencil compatibility, processing power, camera and more), you can get the standard iPad for $469, up to $799 for the 128GB with 4G. That probably means Apple's $159 smart keyboard case as well as the $99 Pencil, if you're looking to sketch. Meanwhile over at Engadget , the reviewer there doesn't view the iPad Pro's power as overkill at all .

Electronics Injustice 2 ELeague World Championship Coming In October 2017
Author: 0 Injustice 2 ELeague World Championship Coming In October 2017

The ELEAGUE Injustice 2 World Championship begins with an open qualifier on October 21 and ends with someone winning the lion's share of a $250,000 prize pool. Select matches will be aired live in TBS , with the full slate available on digital platforms. Players outside of those tours will have the opportunity to participate in an open qualifier on October 21.

Electronics Microsoft announces Xbox One X as 'world's most powerful console'
Author: 0 Microsoft announces Xbox One X as 'world's most powerful console'

Xbox boss Phil Spencer said the console contains technology called supersampling, which takes the powerful image rendering the One X does and applies it to standard 1080p HD, so even gamers on older TVs will see a visual improvement. Those here in the United States who are interested in purchasing the Xbox One X should keep an eye on this Amazon page . It will ship with six teraflops of graphical power - more than the PS4's 4.2 teraflops.

Author: 0 MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends fast; announces farmer-friendly decisions

Before the Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan ended his indefinite fast, the workers courted arrest in Ranjhi against violation of Section 144 imposed by the district administration. State Ministers and the kin of peasants killed in police firing earlier urged the Chief Minister to end his fast. According to police officials in Mandsaur, the centre of the protests, around 80 per cent of the protesters fall in the 16-30 age group.

Electronics Ubisoft E3 2017: The Crew 2 Will Features Boats and Planes
Author: 0 Ubisoft E3 2017: The Crew 2 Will Features Boats and Planes

What's more you can sign up now for the open beta. The game will feature iconic locations such as snowcapped Rocky Mountains, the backstreets of New York City, the Mississippi River and the Grand Canyon. motorsports scene". "Join them in high-octane contests and share every glorious moment with the world". Check out some alpha gameplay to get a taste of how The Crew 2 will play when it releases in 2018.

Author: 0 Xbox One Backwards Compatibility Extended To Original Xbox Games

It features 6 TFLOPS of GPU computational power and over 300 GB/s of memory bandwidth. Then there was a bit of a lull until last August, when Microsoft gave the Xbox One a bit of a boost with the HDR-supporting Xbox One S . Fresh instalments of familiar titles such as Forza Motorsport and Assassin's Creed were shown off, alongside new games such as Anthem , Metro Exodus and Ashen .

Author: 0 AB de Villiers defiant as South Africa choke again

Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka will be without Kusal Perera who tore a constrain during his innings of 47 against India . South Africa captain AB De Villiers on whether he's the right man to lead his side to World Cup success in 2019: "It is always very disappointing when we lose but the way we lost was the most disappointing".

Electronics South Park: The Fractured But Whole Gets a Heroic New Trailer
Author: 0 South Park: The Fractured But Whole Gets a Heroic New Trailer

Or whatever it is you'll end up doing. South Park: The Fractured But Whole is set for release on October 17th on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC, while South Park: Phone Destroyer will hit Android and iOS later this year. From South Park Digital Studios comes a real-time battle game like nothing you've ever experienced before! You'll still have to wait a little while to play the game proper, but hopefully it's amusing enough to keep you occupied until the game releases on Oct 17.

Electronics Logitech's new gaming mice can wirelessly charge while you play
Author: 0 Logitech's new gaming mice can wirelessly charge while you play

This essentially means that players don't have to stop the game for a recharge and don't need to zone in on a small charge area to power the mouse. Designed with the needs of gamers high on the list of priorities, Logitech's new POWERPLAY mousemat not only ensures great control, it also wirelessly charges mice to avoid the problem of running out of juice at an inopportune moment.

Electronics Skull & Bones is Ubisoft's take on pirates
Author: 0 Skull & Bones is Ubisoft's take on pirates

On your ship, you will sail high seas in Skull and Bones and explore this online naval open world set during the Golden Age of Piracy in the frontier of Indian Ocean. The open-world naval title will pit players against fellow pirates as they seek to control and loot the risky waters of the Indian Ocean. These include reinforced frigates and warships.

Electronics Apple's new iPad Pro is the best tablet
Author: 0 Apple's new iPad Pro is the best tablet

If Apple includes a cutout for the front camera and other sensors, there would be the screen on both sides of the cutout. It's clearly an attempt to bridge the user experience gap between a Surface tablet and an iPad Pro . A new Files app finally lets you access documents using a variety of services such as iCloud, Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive, Box and others. The most striking aspect of the renders, however, is the fact that the iPhone 8 on display is seen running iOS 11 giving ...

Electronics Hands-on with the new macOS on a Macbook Pro 13-inch model
Author: 0 Hands-on with the new macOS on a Macbook Pro 13-inch model

Lastly, The 12-inch Macbook which also got the Kaby Lake processors and 50 percent faster SSDs is priced at Rs 1,09,900 for the 256GB SSD variant and Rs 1,34,900 for the 512GB SSD model . The company unveiled a new Mac Pro , which this time around is a all-in-one computer. We're thrilled to give developers and customers a sneak peek at iMac Pro .

Electronics Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Reveal - PC Gaming E3 Conference
Author: 0 Age of Empires: Definitive Edition Reveal - PC Gaming E3 Conference

Despite this, however, Age of Empires will be making comeback this year, and Isgreen even promised more to come in celebration of the series' 20th anniversary. However, beta sign-ups have opened on the game's official site . While a concrete release date for Age of Empires: Definitive Edition hasn't been nailed down quite yet, fans should have an opportunity to play the game before launch.

Author: 0 Original Xbox titles will soon be backwards compatible on Xbox One

As it stands, Xbox One X supports HDR10 only. In addition to that, the console will also ship with an Ultra HD Blu-ray drive capable of displaying 4K movies. What we hope is announced soon is more games. Then, once the price comes down or you are ready to upgrade, the Xbox One X will make all of your existing games look and play better .

Author: 0 E3 2017 highlights: consoles, 4K games, audio technology

As more developers jump on board with Xbox One X support, we'll be sure to update this list. 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.

Author: 0 Microsoft prices next Xbox at $499 with November release date seen

Aiming at the hearts of gamers, Microsoft also showed off 42 coming games , with 22 titles being tailored for exclusive play on Xbox One consoles. That means anyone who hasn't been inexplicably holding onto their dust-covered copies of Blinx: The Time Sweeper, Otogi , or Azurik: Rise Of Perathia won't be totally out of luck.

Electronics Can Apple HomePod Challenge Google Home & Amazon Echo? We Find Out!
Author: 0 Can Apple HomePod Challenge Google Home & Amazon Echo? We Find Out!

Apple have announced their new HomePod smart speaker . According to Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing, the HomePod will "reinvent how we enjoy music wirelessly throughout our homes". The device will cost $349 United States, considerably more than similar products from competitors Amazon and Google . At almost double the price of both the Amazon Echo ($180) and Google Home ($149), the HomePod isn't positioning itself to compete with ...

Author: 0 Porche Just Dropped a auto at E3 2017

But we do know that it will be on the cover of Forza Motorsport 7 , Microsoft's answer to Sony's Gran Turismo series. Take this Le Mans-winning Porsche 919 from the game's stunning new trailer, which has been thoroughly sandblasted by the UAE's dizzying Jebel Hafeet Mountain Road.

Electronics AtGames unveils new lineup of classic gaming hardware
Author: 0 AtGames unveils new lineup of classic gaming hardware

The full list of games can be viewed through the information sheet that AtGames released for the upcoming device. The Atari Flashback Portable Game Player will also launch this year. Two wired controllers, styled after the Atari 2600 originals, are included, as well as two legacy controller ports to add your own optional wired joysticks or paddles.

Author: 0 Should you buy an Xbox One X?

You can expect all of your Xbox One games and, just as importantly, accessories to work with the Xbox One X , too. To accomplish both these feats together, the console contains a vapour chamber for liquid cooling, the kind of spec usually reserved for top of the line PC graphics cards or server computers.

Electronics Backward Compatibility Coming For Original Xbox Titles
Author: 0 Backward Compatibility Coming For Original Xbox Titles

The Xbox One X , which has the primary selling point of being able to render games natively at 4K resolution and higher complexity, is being touted by Microsoft as the most powerful console ever created. Given that Sony has already shifted more than one million headsets that can be used with PlayStation . Games not optimised for One X will still benefit from faster load times and anisotropic filtering, Microsoft said .

Electronics Apple's new iMacs are now powerful enough to support VR
Author: 0 Apple's new iMacs are now powerful enough to support VR

The company on Monday cut the starting price of the 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro, which is thinner than the Air and almost as light, down to a more competitive $1,299. It comes with 5K Retina display that supports 1 billion colors. With an all-flash architecture and all-new thermal design, iMac Pro delivers up to 80 percent more cooling capacity in the same thin and seamless iMac design.

Author: 0 Original Xbox games are coming to Xbox One backward compatibility

The Xbox One X will launch November 7th. Announcing that original, first-gen Xbox games will be added to Xbox Backward Compatibility later this year was nearly as well-received as the Xbox One X . Also on display during the presentation were PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (exclusive to Xbox), Deep Rock Galactic , State of Decay 2 , The Darwin Project , Minecraft (now with cross-console play), Black Desert the MMORPG, The Artful Escape, CodeVein, Sea of Thieves, Tacoma , the ...

Author: 0 Apple launches iPad Pro with new 10.5 inch display

It has designed an "innovative thermal architecture that gives iMac Pro 80 per cent more cooling capacity", so you can enjoy the extreme performance in a slim iMac design. Elsewhere, the improvements to the display are said to make it 43 per cent brighter with "support for 1 billion colours". Apple claims SSD storage is now up to 50 per cent faster, and iMac comes with Thunderbolt 3, the most powerful and versatile port ever.

Author: 0 New Apple iMac 2017 Will Have Upgradable CPU and RAM, Says iFixit

When the teardown was over, the new iMac emerged with a woeful 3 out of 10 Repairablity score. Apple upgraded its iMac range recently and the teardown experts over at iFixit have already got their hands on the 21.5-inch model. Similarly, the CPU housed within the computer is not soldered on either, sitting inside a modular, LGA1151 Intel processor socket, just like any Windows 10 PC you might build at home.

Author: 0 MashTalk: With iOS 11, Apple is giving the iPad a productive future

Well, you don't claim that you have something " more powerful than most PC laptops" if you can't back it up, right? Since day dot the iPad has had a 9.7 inch screen, the overall device size has changed many times over those years, and it's not often the thing gets bigger - yet that's what's happened this year.

Author: 0 Xbox One X Announced AT E3 2017

Microsoft just announced that they will be making the original Xbox games backwards compatible with the Xbox One lineup. Microsoft has said that the new gaming console will support 4K/HDR gaming and will feature a 4K Blu-ray drive.

Author: 0 Police reveals the identity of all three London terrorists

Seven women and five men were arrested in Barking on Sunday following the atrocity on Saturday night, which left seven dead and 48 injured. Redouane, 30, who claimed to be Moroccan and Libyan, also used the name Rachid Elkhdar, with a different date of birth.

Author: 0 Apple iPhone 8 running iOS 11 renders leaked online

Until this announcement was made, the iPhone NFC capability had been completely locked down, only accessible to Apple's own Apple Pay function. If you have a few apps on your phone that you might have wanted to use once, or maybe even used them a lot in the past, but have left them to squander on your device, this feature will take care of that for you.

Author: 0 Some really bad news for iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPad 4 users

And new versions used to be way more uncommon as approvals took over a week. The tablets will arrive starting some time next week, though the company didn't provide an exact availability date, so you may have to call ahead to make sure it is available.

Electronics Apple HomePod - Things to know about the Wi-Fi speakers with Siri
Author: 0 Apple HomePod - Things to know about the Wi-Fi speakers with Siri

It is designed primarily to work along with Apple Music . Google and Apple have an entire library of features that the Echo lacks but, at the end of the day, Amazon Echo does come with Prime music and Spotify . Today's announcement of the HomePod doesn't address that, either. Some of the key features that will appeal to the home user are its ability to throw music recommendations based on Apple's Music service, text messaging, checking the news and sports scores etc.

Author: 0 Striker Andre Silva undergoing medical tests with AC Milan

The 21-year-old joined the Porto youth academy in 2011 and made his first-team debut in December 2015. The fee for the sought-after striker, who scored 21 goals for Porto last season, could end rising to 40million euros (£35m), the Portuguese club said on their website.

Author: 0 Porsche 911 GT2 RS breaks cover with Forza Motorsport

What better way to introduce a new Forza game than to give everyone a BRAND NEW CAR?! Forza had boasted that it was able to run in 60 fps with Native 4K on the Project Scorpio dev console with relative ease. And no racing game reveal is complete without bringing a physical auto onto stage either, right? The auto was revealed for the first time ever on the E3 stage - it hasn't even been seen at vehicle shows before.

Author: 0 IOS 11 on the iPad is all kinds of awesome

At a recent developers conference, it was reported that new iPhones will be able to read any NFC tags encoded in using the NDEF industry standard. While the 10.5-inch model is the "nicest, most powerful iPad" available, the 12.9-inch model can fit more content on the screen, which is of course important while using Split View.