• Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble
Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal; grocery stocks tumble

Twenty publicly traded retail chains lost a combined $37.7 billion in market value Friday amid concerns about Amazon's competitive impact on their business, according to an analysis from CNBC Data. More than that, Whole Foods has mastered fresh food: The company gets two-thirds of its sales from perishables like fruits, vegetables and meats, ...

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  • Did Trump Just Admit He's Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?
Did Trump Just Admit He's Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?

The Washington Post on Wednesday reported that Mueller is investigating the Republican president for possible obstruction of justice. The White House has denied any collusion, and Trump has repeatedly complained about the probe, saying Democrats can not accept his election win.Several congressional panels are also investigating the Russian ...

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  • Official news is BAD for Xbox One X players
Official news is BAD for Xbox One X players

Microsoft hopes to dispatch another surface pack close by its 4K refresh in the not so distant future that totally changes what the game looks like. "Arms ", a new intellectual property, is out this month, and this year will also see " Splatoon 2 " and "Super Mario Odyssey " arrive.

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  • Why Microsoft's new Xbox costs $500 - and why that's fine
Why Microsoft's new Xbox costs $500 - and why that's fine

The Redmond, Washington based tech titan also revealed that the Xbox One X gaming console will be available on November 7 with a $499 price tag. It's flawless timing because the controller is right around the corner for those who want to play the old games via their Xbox One with a familiar friend.

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  • Sony's blocking cross-platform play to protect us, you guys
Sony's blocking cross-platform play to protect us, you guys

Mr Windsor said that while console and mobile gaming were "radically different" in their complexity, hardware required and time played, many consumers used both. Unfortunately, this flies in the face of Nintendo , generally accepted to be the most "kid-friendly" videogame developer, also getting into the cross-play craze at E3 this week.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II leads minute of silence for fire victims
Queen Elizabeth II leads minute of silence for fire victims

Cundy said there may have been people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the death toll. The aluminium cladding, called Reynobond, was made by USA company Arconic and had a polyethylene core, which the reports said was slightly cheaper than fire-resistant models by the same manufacturer.

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  • Microsoft is resurrecting old-school Xbox
Microsoft is resurrecting old-school Xbox

So the Xbox One X price could certainly look hefty by this time. There's logic in there somewhere, but what about the millions of gamer without 4K TVs at home and not exactly enamored with the thought of blowing $500 on a console? Microsoft unveiled the Xbox One X during the recent E3 event.

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  • Trump transition team ordered to save materials on Russia, Ukraine
Trump transition team ordered to save materials on Russia, Ukraine

Examining such possible charges will allow investigators to interview key administration figures including Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein and possibly Trump himself, said the source familiar with the Mueller investigation.

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  • United Kingdom and EU Brexit negotiations to start on June 19
United Kingdom and EU Brexit negotiations to start on June 19

That's the finding of a poll by the Washington-based Pew Research Center, which questioned 9,935 people in 10 countries including Britain about the EU. "If the government cannot even secure a deal with the DUP, how on earth can they get a deal with the European Union?" asked MP Alistair Carmichael.

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  • Nintendo releases the first trailer for new Super Mario game
Nintendo releases the first trailer for new Super Mario game

The upcoming game comes with a co-op mode that allows players to team up. This year the Japanese gaming giant is showing multiple titles, but its huge booth has nonetheless been transformed to celebrate its biggest game of 2017: Super Mario Odyssey .

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  • Minecraft's Better Together Update to bring cross-platform support
Minecraft's Better Together Update to bring cross-platform support

Today I wanted to talk about things that if you're going to buy the console you will be able to play, but I'll continue to work to deliver games. Curiously, the only systems that don't support cross-platform play right now belong to Sony , with the PS3, PS4, and PS Vita notably absent from the lineup.

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  • Comparing Microsoft XBOX One X vs Nintendo Switch vs Sony PS4 Pro
Comparing Microsoft XBOX One X vs Nintendo Switch vs Sony PS4 Pro

Spencer then became somewhat evasive when asked if the console was being sold at a loss. Hence, the decision to keep with the layout of the console turns out to be a good one. "We have extensions to DirectX specific for that, so that developers can call right to the hardware and know exactly how to get every ounce of power out of it".

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  • Kate joins schoolchildren at event teaching science through sailing
Kate joins schoolchildren at event teaching science through sailing

The Duchess of Cambridge has been quizzed about her green credentials by a cheeky schoolboy who asked her "How many cars do you have?". "Cheeky Rafi Ahmed surprised her with the question but quick thinking Kate conveniently replied she had a Land Rover - but appears to have forgotten to mention the auto she has from the royal fleet".

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  • Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice
Congressman in critical condition after being shot during baseball practice

The charity game, pitting Republican lawmakers against their Democratic colleagues, was set to proceed as scheduled at 7:05pm on Thursday at Nationals Park, home of the Washington Nationals Major League Baseball team , with thousands of spectators expected in the stands.

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  • Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B
Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

John Mackey , Whole Foods co-founder and CEO, said in a statement that "this partnership presents an opportunity to maximize value for Whole Foods Market's shareholders, while at the same time extending our mission and bringing the highest quality, experience, convenience and innovation to our customers".

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  • Xbox One X Is Currently The Most Wishlisted Product On Amazon
Xbox One X Is Currently The Most Wishlisted Product On Amazon

Microsoft unveiled the console , which was previously known as Scorpio, at its E3 event on Sunday, and it's quickly become one of the most popular topics on social media. The company's biggest competition is of course, Sony, who also have a high-end version of their flagship console out there to contend with - the PS4 Pro .

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  • President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice
President Trump Confirms He's Being Investigated For Possible Obstruction Of Justice

Comey was sacked on 9 May, and initially the White House cited his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason for his termination, releasing a memo authored by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein as a basis for this action.

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  • Is colonization on Mars possible within our lifetimes?
Is colonization on Mars possible within our lifetimes?

Musk explains the rocket will be made of advanced carbon fibre and be capable of lifting about 500 metric tonnes. The plan is, putting it mildly, breathtaking, involving a rocket with twice the lift capacity of the Saturn V. At the moment, the flight of humans to Mars is $ 10 billion. "It gets to the point where nearly anyone, if they saved up ...

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  • Details released on Nintendo World at Universal Studios in Orlando
Details released on Nintendo World at Universal Studios in Orlando

Cappy can be used to make certain puzzles easier to complete as well as providing player 1 with assistance in other areas. The upcoming game comes with a co-op mode that allows players to team up. With the creatures that Mario captures with his hat, he will be able to imitate their abilities. It's weird at first to see Mario rolling and tr...

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  • Russian Federation investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself
Russian Federation investigation: Attorney General Rosenstein might recuse himself

Rosenstein prepared a memo for Attorney General Jeff Sessions back in early May, which raised repeated questions about how Comey had handled the Hillary Clinton email investigation - at first, that seemed to be the basis for Comey's firing by the President, until Mr.

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  • E3 2017: Xbox One X Is
E3 2017: Xbox One X Is "Like A High-End PC", Developer Says

Whether the Xbox One X also extends the entire "One" generation is yet to be seen, but it's undoubtedly a powerful and impressive piece of hardware, and a big step forward for the Xbox brand. The PlayStation 4 Pro's dimensions are 12.8 x 11.6 x 2.1 inches and the Xbox One X's dimensions are 11.8 x 9.4 x 2.4 inches. Spencer expects similar ado...

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  • The Xbox One X Is Not For Everybody, Says Microsoft's Phil Spencer
The Xbox One X Is Not For Everybody, Says Microsoft's Phil Spencer

The information was revealed in an interview by Geoff Keighley with the director at Bungie, Luke Smith, whom revealed that Destiny 2 will in fact run at 30 FPS on the Xbox One X. Time will tell, but it's hard to see the Xbox One X being a blistering success story right out of the gate. In terms of sheer power, the Xbox One X produces graphical powe...

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  • Destiny 2 Will Have 4K Resolution; No Promises For Xbox One X
Destiny 2 Will Have 4K Resolution; No Promises For Xbox One X

However, loading times and demanding games will perform better on the Xbox One X. It will feature 40% more power than any other console and it will sport a 6-teraflop Scorpio engine. "It won't be as big as Xbox 360, I'll tell people that", said Spencer. While Xbox One S is powered by eight core custom AMD CPU at 1.75GHzwith 500GB and 1TB.

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  • Super Mario Odyssey's co-op has one player be Mario's hat
Super Mario Odyssey's co-op has one player be Mario's hat

Sticking with game dev for the time being, Koizumi was asked how the Odyssey team came up with the game's "possession" mechanic, which sees Mario tap into his inner poltergeist to possess all manner of living creatures (including a T-rex).

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  • The 10 original Xbox games we want to play on Xbox One
The 10 original Xbox games we want to play on Xbox One

The Xbox One X is so expensive- nearly prohibitively so. Hard Core gamers always come up with the argument which platform is the best for gaming - PC or Console. He acknowledged that the Xbox One X is more than capable of running VR. By the time that the Xbox One X hits the stores, we could even be looking at a £150 gap between the two co...

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  • Wal-Mart to acquire online clothing retailer
Wal-Mart to acquire online clothing retailer

On any other day, this would be the biggest retail news of the day. It's a sign of the aggressive direction Walmart is taking since buying Jet.com previous year and keeping that company's founder as head of its online division. Bonobos, founded by Dunn in NY in 2007, began by selling chino trousers on the Internet. "Call me insane, but I'm ho...

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  • China launches its first X-ray space telescope
China launches its first X-ray space telescope

China had a successful launch aboard a Long March 4B rocket of their first large space telescope, Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope (HXMT ), at 11:00 on Thursday morning from Jiuquan, which will observe the X-ray emissions black holes, pulsars and gamma-ray bursts.

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  • Super Mario Odyssey will have local co-op
Super Mario Odyssey will have local co-op

Players will be able to swing it around enemies, use it a temporary platform to hop on and can be used to transform Mario into other characters or objects. Super Mario Odyssey is arguably the most anticipated release in Nintendo's heralded franchise since the launch of Super Mario 64 way back in 1996.

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  • Ahead of OnePlus 5 launch, OnePlus 3T goes out of stock
Ahead of OnePlus 5 launch, OnePlus 3T goes out of stock

Prospective buyers of the OnePlus 5 smartphone can also reserve their spot online to later order, once the handset is officially available. Amid the aggressive competitors, OnePlus' smartphones slowly made a name for itself in China and, later on, in the world.

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  • President Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice
President Trump Confirms He Is Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice

The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee says she is "increasingly concerned" that President Donald Trump will attempt to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Rosenstein has authority over the inquiry because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself on March 2 after revelations of previou...

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  • PS4's Spider-Man Game Has a Really Cool Surprise Character
PS4's Spider-Man Game Has a Really Cool Surprise Character

PlayStation's online services have also been a growth pillar for the company and it reported that there were 26.4 million paying PS Plus subscribers by the end of March . Sony also revealed the first ever gameplay footage for the new Spider-Man game at its E3 2017 press conference. This game is based on zombie survival in an open world.

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  • Original Xbox emulation might happen on the PC soon
Original Xbox emulation might happen on the PC soon

Like the Sony machine, it is not a completely new platform. Actually, many people speculated Sony would drop the price of their latest hardware. Asked about the lack of VR at the Microsoft E3 presentation, Spencer replied saying that he is "long-term bullish", and a "believer in the category", but had some reservations about how suitable it is ...

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  • Is Anthem's E3 reveal the real deal on Xbox One X?
Is Anthem's E3 reveal the real deal on Xbox One X?

PS4 models include a "Pro" console for powering ultra-high definition 4K graphics, and the entire line of consoles syncs with PlayStation VR gear. And with the announcement of the Xbox One X, Xbox Play Anywhere, and being both backwards and forwards compatible, it certainly looks like Microsoft are actively working towards unifying the Xbox ...

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  • Super Mario Odyssey's Co-Op Lets You Play As Cappy
Super Mario Odyssey's Co-Op Lets You Play As Cappy

Having a second player to control Cappy gives some advantages, such as being able to collect quickly disappearing elements much faster, such as scattered musical notes, for example. Eventually Mario and Cappy wander back into town and Cappy proceeds to beat the hell out of some friendly NPC skeletons, which is pretty neat.

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  • Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal
Amazon buying Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

Whole Foods' stock soared 29 percent. This deal points towards Amazon's big focus on the grocery business, especially in the US. With Whole Foods , Amazon gets an established business that it can transform through its technology and supply network expertise.

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