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Author: 0 Apple debuts 'HomePod' smart speaker

While Amazon and Google have made waves in the home smart speaker space, the newly announced HomePod focuses more on audio quality than intelligence. Also worth noting: Apple didn't announce support for any music services beyond its own Apple Music . Apple is facing some serious competition from the likes of tech rivals Amazon and Google in the race for voice-powered computing.

Science Rolling Stone, fraternity agree to settle rape story lawsuit
Author: 0 Rolling Stone, fraternity agree to settle rape story lawsuit

Eramo had argued that Rolling Stone and its author, Sabrina Rubin Erdely, portrayed her as callous and indifferent to the plight of the alleged sexual assault victim in the story, identified only as "Jackie". The story was officially retracted in April 2015, and an outside review concluded that Rolling Stone failed to follow basic journalistic safeguards in its reporting.

Science Downsizing Utah monument pleases Republicans, angers tribes
Author: 0 Downsizing Utah monument pleases Republicans, angers tribes

Trump and other Republicans have singled out former President Barack Obama's designation of Bears Ears , calling it an unnecessary layer of federal control that hurts local economies by closing the area to new energy development. Utah rancher Zeb Dalton was among monument critics who wanted Zinke to recommend rescinding the entire monument. Sen. Orrin Hatch applauded Zinke's recommendations.

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

Alas, Apple's beloved App Store is itself home to a selection of scamware apps that essentially provide zero utility and are expressly created to con unsuspecting users out of their hard-earned money. According to the Wall Street Journal , Apple told Chinese social media apps to disable their tipping functions or be kicked out of the company's app store.

Author: 0 Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

They didn't allow last season to repeat and avoided losing the final series after having a 3-1 lead. Curry, Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together - and they might just be well on their way. At every turn, the Warriors were being talked about on a host of national networks. With 4:13 left, as the Cavs kept coming, Durant saw Curry sneaking into the paint and found him with a pass from near the halfcourt line that led to his layup and put the Warriors ...

Author: 0 E3 2017: Super Mario Odyssey Amiibo REVEALED following release date announcements

It was a typically strong release. But that wasn't it for crowd-pleasers, as Nintendo also teased a new , original Pokemon role-playing game (RPG) now in development for the Switch . The game is set to release sometime in 2018. Yoshi appears to be a big title being planned for the Switch . Nintendo also revealed that we'll get Amiibo of the game's main character's dressed up for the wedding, and they will unlock specific outfits in the game and will have some type of assist ...

Science Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Trailer and gameplay on Switch
Author: 0 Xenoblade Chronicles 2: Trailer and gameplay on Switch

So far as that goes, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 looks like one of the Switch's most interesting upcoming experiences. After the New Nintendo 3DS hit the shelves in 2014, a port called Xenoblade Chronicles 3D was made available. It's not shown, but I hope that we can change the look of the characters with different equipment because it's hard to get over how zany the main character's garb looks like.

Science Bethesda Kicks Off With Doom VFR At E3
Author: 0 Bethesda Kicks Off With Doom VFR At E3

At their E3 press conference tonight, Bethesda provided some new details on its endeavors into virtual reality. Douse your fries with vinegar, munch blue-raspberry cotton candy, and skip all the lines: Bethesda's E3 showcase , emanating from a mock theme park modeled after their growing number of quality game properties, offered something for everybody.

Author: 0 E3 2017: Metroid Prime 4 officially confirmed for Nintendo Switch

People are still riding high after Nintendo confirmed Metroid Prime 4 being in development but we have a new reason to hold on to the 3DS. As of this writing, the above option is without a price, but Nintendo appears to be treating the Metroid II: Return of Samus remake with the fanfare that gamers would have expected.

Science Crude Prices Quoted Higher In Early Asia, Reports Eyed
Author: 0 Crude Prices Quoted Higher In Early Asia, Reports Eyed

State-run oil firm Saudi Aramco would supply full contracted crude volumes to at least five Asian buyers mainly in North Asia and lower volumes for some customers in India, China and South Korea, the sources told Reuters on condition of anonymity.

Science Sea of Thieves Extended Gameplay Trailer Revealed at Xbox Conference
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves Extended Gameplay Trailer Revealed at Xbox Conference

While doing this, players had to avoid sharks that were trying to eat them. Adventures happen above and below the waves, including exploring shipwrecks and finding proverbial sunken treasure. Each "missions" will be unique based on how players come to it. Each ship mate has a part to play, including one poor soul who was shot out of a cannon and eaten during the gameplay demonstration.

Author: 0 Earlier release date and beta dates released for Destiny 2

What's more is that Destiny 2's release date has been pushed up. That's partly because the PC version of the game is lagging behind the console version and it will actually release on 24th October, while console gamers can get a hold of the game on 6th September.

Science Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies
Author: 0 Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies

He is arguably one of the greatest, if not the greatest, player of his generation. Crosby said he really hasn't considered what consecutive titles and consecutive Conn Smythe trophies means to his legacy. But for us, we did so many things well and this is such a tremendous run for our team. "I don't know", Fleury said. The Nashville center poked home the rebound of Filip Forsberg's initial shot and seemingly scored the first goal of what was - to say the least - a huge game ...

Science Teaser poster of Baadshaho
Author: 0 Teaser poster of Baadshaho

Along with Ajay Devgn , Iliana D'Cruz, Imran Hashmi will also share the screen. But before that the second poster featuring Ajay has been released, and it has heightened our excitement more. Sure he will be kicking some goons in this and we are just hooked up to the movie already now. No, literally. He has two guns in his hands, and looks like he is in a mood to kill.

Science 2016 champ Muguruza loses to France's Mladenovic in Paris
Author: 0 2016 champ Muguruza loses to France's Mladenovic in Paris

She has a great game for clay and she really pushed me through the last breath I had". "Yeah, tough draw, but I think it's also tough for her". Serena is on maternity leave, Petra Kvitova is in the early stages of her return and Victoria Azarenka is likely to be underdone as she comes back from the birth of her first child.

Author: 0 Cuphead Finally Has A Release Date Of September 29th

At long last, Cuphead for the Xbox One and PC now has a release date, and it's September 29 . It remains to be seen if this potential exclusivity will be a timed or permanent one. Its animations are seemingly hand-drawn and not few have pointed out their resemblance to Walt Disney's classic 1930s creations. However, it's still possible that the game will end up delayed yet again, as it has been delayed numerous times in the past.

Science South Park: The Fractured But Whole launches on October 17th
Author: 0 South Park: The Fractured But Whole launches on October 17th

An all-new combat system offers unique opportunities to master space and time while on the battlefield, and a revamped looting and crafting system gives players the freedom to craft their own equipment to aid them in battle. The game is developed by RedLynx (a Ubisoft Studio) in collaboration with South Park Digital Studios and voiced by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, along with the other South Park voice talent.

Science (UPDATED) Ubisoft Reveal Multiplayer Pirate Game Skull and Bones At E3 2017
Author: 0 (UPDATED) Ubisoft Reveal Multiplayer Pirate Game Skull and Bones At E3 2017

Skull and Bones is coming to PC, PS4, and Xbox One in 2018. Playable by a solo player or with a group, the game seems to be focused on multiplayer player vs player gameplay. Players can sail out to sea and run into other real-life players without knowing whether they're friend or foe. We're happy to say Skull and Bones includes all of that and much more.

Science 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

Currently, there's no update from Samsung about the possible release date of the OS upgrade. The Galaxy C9 Pro , Samsung's first smartphone with 6 GB of RAM, was launched in India back in January for Rs. At launch, the unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus came in priced at $826 via the official Samsung website. The A9 Pro is a decent smartphone in the upper mid-range segment, which is mainly known for the incredible battery life it offers.

Science Trump holds cabinet meeting, promises change
Author: 0 Trump holds cabinet meeting, promises change

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue , noting the comments from other officials who said they had recently been overseas, noted wryly: "While we are bragging about global travel I just got back from MS and they like you there". In an odd moment this morning, Trump said if all his cabinet members continue to do their jobs, "then we can make millions and millions of dollars, and we can make, for these people, and we can make the American dream come true".

Science Microsoft officially reveals the Xbox One X
Author: 0 Microsoft officially reveals the Xbox One X

It showcases the game in action, and it looks quite nice. "30 famous environments" are promised, and if you have the PC beef for it then you'll be able to run the game at 4K and 60fps. Check out the first gameplay for Forza Motorsport 7 above and be amazed at its sheer visual beauty. The game will also make its debut on Windows 7, though 4K and HDR will only be available on Xbox One X for now.

Science LaVall Jordan to leave Milwaukee for Butler
Author: 0 LaVall Jordan to leave Milwaukee for Butler

Butler confirmed the news Monday night. He also served as an assistant at Butler (2004-07) and Iowa (2007-10). Recruiting will likely take even more of a step back now, especially after the disastrous offseason that came after the upper management fired Jeter.

Science E3 2017: Gameplay footage revealed for 'Detroit: Become Human'
Author: 0 E3 2017: Gameplay footage revealed for 'Detroit: Become Human'

The game centers around an android, Marcus, who becomes self-aware and leads a revolt with his fellow androids. It includes a look at the story, characters, and even a little bit of gameplay. The rest of the trailer shows the androids fighting back against humanity, protesting their treatment. In the newest trailer, we follow Marcus as he starts a revolution, freeing the androids of Detroit he views as slaves by spreading, what appears to be, a virus that allows any android he touches to ...