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Author: 0 Sessions testifies before US Senate Committee

He testified that he recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation only because of a Department of Justice regulation that required it because of his involvement in the Trump campaign . "There was a clear view of my and of Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein as he set out at some length in his memorandum which I adopted and sent forward to the president that we had problems there.

Author: 0 Apple iMac Pro 2017, The Classless Work-Station To Arrive In December

We're still in the midst of putting the iPad Pro through its paces after coming back from WWDC, and given the new A10X chip inside of it, we'll be sure to stress it as much as possible. The more interesting features of the new iPad Pro are found under the hood with the new iOS 11. The iPad Pro 10.5 is available for £38 a month with an up front payment of £180 and this gets you 5GB of data per month.

Technology The New iPad Pro: You can feel the Power!
Author: 0 The New iPad Pro: You can feel the Power!

IOS 11 is now going through developer testing and, while we expect Apple to add features closer to the launch of its new iPhones, it has already highlighted some of the big changes you can expect. The resized 10.5-inch iPad Pro starts at $649, and it's available starting next week. But in a market whose sales have been declining for several years , releasing new devices with great displays and cameras, plenty of processing power and long battery lives is only going to accomplish so ...

Author: 0 WPI inflation in May cools to 5-month low of 2.17%

Government data showed that prices of food articles shrank by 2.27 per cent in May on a yearly basis. Meanwhile, at its second bi-monthly monetary policy review of the fiscal last week, the Reserve Bank of India ( RBI ) held its key interest rate at 6.25 per cent for the fourth policy review in succession citing, among other things, the upside risks to inflation.

Author: 0 Nvidia demos Destiny 2 on PC in 4K at 60fps

Nvidia has hooked up with Activision to push Destiny 2 for the PC, announcing that it will bundle the game with its high-end GeForce GTX 1080 and GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards. It's slated to debut on September 6 on consoles, but PC gamers need to wait a little longer, until October 24 . Meanwhile, the beta for the PS4 is set go live on July 18 and for the Xbox One on July 19.

Author: 0 Heinrich: Sessions' testimony shows 'concerted effort' to obstru

Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) slammed him: "You are impeding this investigation". Sessions recused himself in March from a federal investigation into contacts between Russia and the Trump presidential campaign after acknowledging that he had met twice previous year with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

Technology Moto Z2 will be unveiled on June 27, invite reveals
Author: 0 Moto Z2 will be unveiled on June 27, invite reveals

The mysterious smartphone bears a striking resemblance to the leaked images and renders of the Moto Z2, which led Motorola fans to conclude that the company would be unveiling the premium device at the June 27 event. Although it doesn't mention what exactly Lenovo will announce, the image does hint that we can expect to see the Moto Z2 and maybe even the Moto Z2 Force.

Author: 0 How To Watch Sony's E3 2017 Press Conference

It looks very intriguing but we'd like to see more given the disappointment of the first game. It looks glorious to behold and this game play trailer gives us a great idea of what to expect. Ubisoft kept it simple with South Park: The Fractured But Whole , showing just an extended cinematic trailer. The United States is once again the setting the The Crew 2 .

Author: 0 Five key takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony

While asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his refusal to answer questions Tuesday concerning conversations he may have had with President Donald Trump , the California Democrat was interrupted by Sen. Mr. Sessions, are you familiar with what spies call trade craft? Attorney General Jeff Sessions hasn't sought any information on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, he said.

Technology Aston Martin launches AMR sub-brand
Author: 0 Aston Martin launches AMR sub-brand

The Vantage AMR can be specified with additional options from the new AMR Accessories range, the most dramatic of which is the AMR Aero Kit. Both engines come as standard with a six-speed paddleshift gearbox , but a six-speed stick will be offered in the V8, and a seven-speed manual can be specced on the V12.

Author: 0 India knock sloppy Proteas out of Trophy

The side have been missing that spark, or that intensity to their play that characterises South Africa cricket. India: 193/2 in 38 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 78, Virat Kohli 76 not out). It's easy at times , such as these, to point to a variety of reasons as to why the performances haven't come at yet another major tournament, but for me it's a relatively simple equation.

Technology GM says it has made 130 self-driving Bolts
Author: 0 GM says it has made 130 self-driving Bolts

The self-driving version of the Bolt is equipped with GM's second-generation self-driving software and hardware. Barra says the new vehicles will help GM accelerate its testing in urban environments, which are among the most challenging for autonomous cars to navigate.

Author: 0 Plenty of pictures from all angles of Xbox One X

The One X will go on sale on November 7, Microsoft confirmed during a showcase ahead of E3, one of the gaming industry's largest conventions. That's £100 more than Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro which was released past year. Running in native 4K resolution at 60 frames per second, the visual fidelity of the game was impressive, with highly detailed vehicle models and scenery - the latter apparently using 4K photos to create the texture maps.

Technology Landslide death toll hits 137 as search continues
Author: 0 Landslide death toll hits 137 as search continues

The army said thousands of troops stationed in the affected districts as part of efforts to quell a long-running tribal insurgency had joined the rescue efforts. The head of the Disaster Management Department Reaz Ahmed said the landslides were the worst in the country's history and warned the toll would rise as rescuers reached cut-off areas.

Author: 0 Jerry Brown Named Adviser For UN Climate Conference

In other words, if Republicans aren't feeling some buyer's remorse over President Trump's poor decision with the Paris agreement on climate , they should be. This conference is full of people from government and the private sector who are working hard to combat climate change in various ways, so it's no surprise that they are in favor of the Paris accord.

Technology We Are Here For The Lorde Onion Ring Conspiracy Theory
Author: 0 We Are Here For The Lorde Onion Ring Conspiracy Theory

The site also notes that many of those onion rings, which come from eating establishments around the world, come from places within driving distance from wherever Lorde was at the time, like a "charter plane from Tennessee to NY". Before it was deleted, the account reportedly had only 24 followers, including Lorde and several of her friends. Here's what you may not know: Behind all the glitz and glamour and the rock and roll life, Lorde may be (may be) the world's foremost onion ring ...

Author: 0 Hands-On With the New iPad Pro 10.5-Inch

The upcoming version of Apple's iPhone and iPad software, iOS 11 , adds features like multitasking improvements, a bigger dock for pinning apps, and a file management system. Earlier this week, a Reddit thread by sources within Foxconn leaked Apple's product lineup along with some interesting revelations. The Independent reports that: " When an Apple device running iOS 11 tries to connect to your Wi-Fi network for the first time, your Apple device - as long as it is ...

Technology Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes time out from embattled firm
Author: 0 Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes time out from embattled firm

Kalanick told employees about his decision Tuesday in a memo and said that he needed time off to grieve for his mother, whom he buried on Friday. Following the same meeting, Uber's chief business officer and Kalanick's close friend Emil Michael stepped down from his position. During this time , Kalanick has discovered his personal need for guidance in leadership.

Technology E3 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors Launching This Autumn
Author: 0 E3 2017: Fire Emblem Warriors Launching This Autumn

Video game stories from other sites on the web. Warriors is another addition to the Fire Emblem series, an RPG top-down strategy game, focused on a spiraling story filled with exceptional moral decisions. Nintendo's E3 stream has been one for the ages. Nonetheless, it seems the bulk of characters will be from the three mentioned installments of the franchise.

Technology Doom and Fallout 4 are coming to virtual reality
Author: 0 Doom and Fallout 4 are coming to virtual reality

Much to many fans delight, it is made clear that you'll be going after the outsider. You can check out the trailer below! We had heard rumors that DOOM , one of our favorite games of 2016, was getting a VR version sometime this year but Bethesda has finally confirmed its existence and its full title: DOOM VFR .

Author: 0 'You're Impeding This Probe': Senator Accuses Sessions of Obstruction

Senators are also expected to ask Sessions why, after recusing himself from the Russian Federation inquiry, he signed a letter last month recommending that President Trump fire Comey. The attorney general's testimony comes days after Comey told congressional investigators that FBI leaders expected Sessions to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation before the attorney general's March announcement, however, he declined to publicly say what led to that assessment.

Author: 0 Sony Has A Weak Excuse For Not Allowing Cross-Platform Play

The result is our E3 2017 special podcast, which covers everything from the Madden marching band that opened EA Play through to the brilliant looking Spider-Man that closed Sony's show. You can find the latest announcement trailer below, featuring the upcoming texture pack, and in-game footage. "When you buy " Minecraft ", you're buying a game that can you can play with friends across devices", Stone explained.

Technology Volvo's Polestar Will Make Performance Electric Cars
Author: 0 Volvo's Polestar Will Make Performance Electric Cars

With Volvo cementing its position rivaling premium brands, Geely wants Polestar to take a sportier role within its group. Volvo acquired the performance brand Polestar in 2015, and continues to make hot cars under the blue badge. To that end, Geely sees Volvo as its luxury brand, and its new LYNX & CO brand is aimed at the mainstream in most of the global market. The company also sees further potential for the London Taxi Company , which it bought in 2013 and Geely is also now in talks ...

Author: 0 New Xbox One X Announced November Release

Meanwhile, a further strengthening of the Xbox One lineup certainly wouldn't hurt matters, and so Microsoft will be hoping that the release of Crackdown 3 will go a long way to make gamers take a crack at the new device . Additionally, while HD TVs will still perform well, Xbox One X owners would really need a 4K TV to get the most out of the console, which could mean thousands of pounds being spent in total.

Author: 0 Xbox One Backward Compatibility: Original Xbox Games Coming to Current-Gen Console

The system, which runs games at 60fps (frames per second), is "the most powerful console ever made", Phil Spencer, head of Xbox , told the BBC . The X system is supposedly so powerful that it has a liquid-cooled vapor chamber normally used for servers and high-end cars rather than fans to keep it running hard and fast.

Technology Fallout 4 VR and Doom VR Announced And Their Mind Blowing
Author: 0 Fallout 4 VR and Doom VR Announced And Their Mind Blowing

Exhausted all the possible experiences in your N-th Fallout 4 or Skyrim run? After a landmark year that saw the launch of three virtual reality consoles, Oculus VR, HTC Vive , and PlayStation VR, it was notable the fad seemingly came and went as fast as it arrived.

Technology Sony put PlayStation VR front and centre of its E3 showcase
Author: 0 Sony put PlayStation VR front and centre of its E3 showcase

While Fallout is heading to the HTC Vive headset, Skyrim VR is heading to the PlayStation VR , Sony's virtual reality solution. The trailers for each can be seen below. Perhaps that's why new announcement The Inpatient caught the eye during Sony's event. "When your escort mission goes wrong and results in the President's assassination, a country threatens to tear itself apart.and your team along with it".

Author: 0 Microsoft E3 Event Details - New Games and Backward Compatibility

Microsoft updated the Xbox One past year with the Xbox One S , a white redesign of the original black console that reduced its size by 40 percent. Launching worldwide on November 7, 2017, the Xbox One X will cost $499. Eliminating the need to keep your old Xboxes is nice and all, but there's absolutely no need to get the new one as of right now. This ensures the system will be useful as a movie player, though it doesn't seem to offer any significant non-gaming multimedia benefits ...

Author: 0 The Original Xbox's Ungainly Controller is Making a Comeback For Xbox One

The Xbox One X boasts a 6 teraflop graphical processing unit, 12 GB GDDR5 of graphic memory, and an 8-core custom AMD central processing unit. The Xbox One X will launch on November 7 for $499. There are now 460 Xbox games available on the Xbox 360. If major new titles such as Assassin's Creed Origins , Anthem and Metro Exodus look significantly better on Xbox One X , the machine could establish itself as the premium choice for the "hardcore" audience.

Author: 0 Apple WWDC 2017: Here are the enterprise management updates for iOS 11

Plus there's a new one-handed keyboard and the Control Centre is now fully customisable. I'm already really excited about Apple's drag-and-drop functionality in iOS 11 . Many routers even have QR codes on the back that you can scan to instantly configure your device with the new router. The US technology firm has just unveiled its latest iOS 11 operating system which brings a swathe of improvements to its most popular devices.

Author: 0 Gallery: Up close with the Xbox One X

While the Xbox One X should be able to display 4K and HDR videos with aplomb, so too can its more affordable sibling, the $249 Xbox One S , For now, the Xbox One X seems to be aimed squarely at Microsoft's most ardent Xbox fans. The new gadget is called the Xbox One X , and it's created to deliver high-fidelity, PC-quality games on a device that's easier to use than a computer.

Technology Newton doesn't throw at Panthers camp; Oher doesn't practice
Author: 0 Newton doesn't throw at Panthers camp; Oher doesn't practice

He underwent ankle surgery prior to the 2014 season and that has been the only other year he has not participated in organized team activities or minicamp practices. He later deleted the post . Oher was cited for assaulting an Uber driver earlier in the off-season and had spotty contact with the team throughout the spring.

Author: 0 The Game Comments On Lebron James' Legacy

Kevin Durant shared an emotional moment with his mother, Wanda, after the Warriors beat Cleveland to win the franchise's second title in three years. Scorned and scrutinized from every angle for that decision, Durant triumphantly raised his arms and an MVP trophy Monday night all these months later- beaming as a first-time National Basketball Association champion, just as planned.

Technology All the ways Apple's iOS 11 will change your iPhone
Author: 0 All the ways Apple's iOS 11 will change your iPhone

The tech company unveiled a new feature last week that can block text message notifications on iPhones while a person is driving. You've probably heard about some of these already, but if you haven't, Steven Sinofsky wrote an excellent overview .

Technology Final Fantasy XV Gets First Two Xbox One X 4K Screenshots
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XV Gets First Two Xbox One X 4K Screenshots

Square Enix is at E3 2017 and along with suddenly releasing a new gameplay trailer for Kingdom Hearts 3 this past Sunday, it also has Dissidia Final Fantasy NT at the show. Here's a special E3 2017 trailer for Final Fantasy XV . Final Fantasy XV is available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. FINAL FANTASY , the FINAL FANTASY XV logo, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, EIDOS, IO INTERACTIVE, SPACE INVADERS, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, TAITO and TOMB RAIDER are trademarks or ...

Author: 0 Microsoft launches its new Xbox One X console

The Xbox One X cannot only play 4K games, but it's also made for 4K gaming with 60 fps from the ground-up. The game will be an Xbox One exclusive, and will be available this year on November 7. Nevertheless, while 4K might be the attraction for Xbox One X , chances are the device might not work out as the company has indicated. The Xbox One X won't support VR, a marketing executive says.

Technology Amazon updates iOS Alexa app to block calls and messages from contacts
Author: 0 Amazon updates iOS Alexa app to block calls and messages from contacts

In a new update to the Amazon Alexa app on iOS , users now have the ability to block contacts from calling and messaging you over Alexa, a feature which was strangely omitted initially. Find the contact you want to block and select the "Block" button. When a user makes a call or sends a message through Echo, it gets delivered to all supported Echo devices, including the mobile app.

Technology Microsoft resurrects Windows XP patches for second month straight
Author: 0 Microsoft resurrects Windows XP patches for second month straight

Microsoft stopped supporting Windows XP in April 2014, but the software giant is now taking the unprecedented move of including it in the company's Patch Tuesday round of security updates today. In other words, don't expect further patches for XP in future. None of those exploits work on supported versions of Windows. Since then, Windows Phone 8.1 has not received any updates, and Microsoft never pushed the Windows 10 Mobile update to all eligible Windows Phone 8.1 handsets.

Author: 0 US top court rules for Microsoft in Xbox class action fight

Previous year at E3 Microsoft hinted that project Scorpio would be a platform for virtual reality gaming, but the company made no mention of VR during the Xbox One X announcement, and no VR games are being launched with the hardware. Hot Switch sales also boosted shares of the Japanese company, which ran into a tough patch after it failed to build on the popularity of the first generation of Wii consoles.

Technology Say hello to BMW's new 6 Series crossover
Author: 0 Say hello to BMW's new 6 Series crossover

This auto is actually a replacement for the old 5-Series GT, which apparently sold well enough to justify a second generation. This model is powered by a turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-6 delivering 335 horsepower and 332 pound-feet of torque and sends drive to all four wheels via an 8-speed automatic transmission.

Author: 0 Minecraft Will Be Cross Platform For Everything But PlayStation

If Realms gives Minecraft players a private space to play in with their friends, servers go bigger and more public. Even now, there are ways to import and export worlds in the various versions of Minecraft , though it varies by platform and it's not a one-click process.

Technology Daniel Franco in medically induced coma with brain injury after knockout loss
Author: 0 Daniel Franco in medically induced coma with brain injury after knockout loss

Haro knocked Franco down in the eighth, and while he recovered, Franco was eventually knocked out later in the round. You can see video of the knockout below. "I'm in debt and humbled by you all". He beat the count that time, but moments later Haro connected squarely with another vicious right hand, and Franco fell hard, face first, into the canvas.

Author: 0 Days Gone shows off zombie wolves and bears in new trailer

You will play as a bounty hunter, Deacon St. John, who is struggling to survive after the world pandemic. Days Gone has a ton of zombies to fight but there are ways of avoiding them altogether. The footage showed our Sons of Anarchy-style character biking through a forest track at night, in a storm. Days Gone is set to launch on December 29, 2017.

Author: 0 Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Short Interest Up 1.3% in April

Yahoo! Inc. shares increased 6.76 percent over the past week and rose 9.35 percent over the previous month. It becomes significant when you consider how many shares are shorted versus the average daily volume, means how many days to cover those short shares at that volume.

Technology Why iOS 11 will keep developers busy
Author: 0 Why iOS 11 will keep developers busy

The Control Centre in iOS 11 has undergone an overhaul. You can place icons for all your frequently used controls and use the full screen for icon placement. In many ways it's even better, since it allows you to pick up multiple objects and then drag them to a new destination in another app. He tweeted: "Social accounts have been removed from Settings in iOS 11 ".

Author: 0 Sony's annual Playstation press conference at E3 2017

The gaming department of Sony has turned out to be one of its most essential development drivers where different zones, for example, mobile phones have slackened. Well, Sony seems to be doing pretty bloody well. Sony said they would be focusing on more VR titles and they certainly held up their end of the deal.