Rafael Nadal eyes 10th French Open title with injury misery in mind

It took the fourth-seeded Nadal just over two hours to win 6-2, 6-3, 6-1, with the Spaniard sealing it on his second match point when Wawrinka sliced a backhand volley into the net. First game of the third set and Nadal broke again as the man who s... More..

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Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police

The congressional staffer, who works for Rep. Roger Williams of Texas, was shot in the leg and has since been released from the hospital. By then, the two Capitol Police officers, David Bailey and Crystal...More..

Apple's iPhone 8 will reportedly have wireless charging
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Apple's iPhone 8 will reportedly have wireless charging

Wistron reportedly is splitting orders with Hon Hai or Foxconn Technology Group for the 5.5-inch iPhone . And then, perhaps in a slip of tongue, he revealed that it will come with fast wireless charging capabi...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Letter to the Editor: Dems need to give GOP budget a chance

He mentioned in the video that we need to raise revenue, and yet his own caucus just came out with the Governor's tax package, never mind that members of his own caucus have already released another tax package...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

A Pokémon game is coming to the Nintendo Switch

We got a lot of new games teased, as well as more footage from games we already knew about - and a date for Mario Odyssey , which is closer than expected. Nintendo's Shinya Takahashi added: "What kind of P...More..

Instagram to add label for paid product endorsements
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Instagram to add label for paid product endorsements

According to the FTC , sponsored posts should have an explicit reference that they are paid advertising. The new tool will come under Instagram's tagging and insights tool and allow a creator to quickly ta...More..

Robots to Humans: You Lose. We Just Finally Conquered Ms. Pac-Man
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Robots to Humans: You Lose. We Just Finally Conquered Ms. Pac-Man

Pac-Man. Per that site, the highest score ever recorded in this version of "Ms. Pac-Man" was 266,330, by a player in Brazil. Mostly because Ms. Pac-Man has been "difficult to crack" says Microsoft. Who knew tha...More..

10 most exciting PS4 games Sony announced at E3 2017
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

10 most exciting PS4 games Sony announced at E3 2017

Even before the actual press conference, Sony had a lot to announce during its pre-show: Knack 2 , a new game from the studio behind Until Dawn, Undertale heading to PS4 and PS Vita, and more. Consider...More..

Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sprint offers one-year free unlimited service aimed at Verizon users

And at first glance, they do have much in common: They're both smaller than rivals Verizon Communications (VZ) and AT&T Inc (T), with subscriber bases that skew more towards low-end users and a penchant for...More..

Google adds more Local Guides levels and ways to earn points
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Google adds more Local Guides levels and ways to earn points

On the promo video below, you can see the Local Guides program in action. When users contribute data through the Local Guides program, they are awarded points. Google has also added five new levels to Lo...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Uber Vice President Emil Michael Resigns Amid Internal Investigation

These discussions at the board meet came ahead of the release of a report on Tuesday by former attorney general Eric Holder , hired by Uber to investigate the company's internal culture. Also at the meeting ...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

E3 2017: Xbox One X Will Indeed Support VR

Check out more information on the all new Xbox One X on their website here. In an interview with Eurogamer , Spencer explains the Xbox One X name, a lack of first-party game announcements, and the all-im...More..

US Federal Reserve raises rates, gives details on balance sheet reduction
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US Federal Reserve raises rates, gives details on balance sheet reduction

The rate sets what banks can charge each other for overnight loans and influences the availability and flow of money in the US economy . Minneapolis Fed president Neel Kashkari dissented for the second straigh...More..

Google Drive is making it way easier to backup your computer files
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Google Drive is making it way easier to backup your computer files

It's called, very simply, Backup and Sync , and once installed, it will help you keep things in check even when you're not checking them. But you will also be able to select your desktop for backup, which for ...More..

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions gameplay trailer revealed, watch it here
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga + Bowser's Minions gameplay trailer revealed, watch it here

This mode will allow players to take on Captain Goomba's epic quest to save Bowser and will reportedly be nearly as long as the original Superstar Saga campaign. The existence Mario & Luigi: Superstar Saga...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sony Celebrate 60 Million In PS4 Sales

Sony Interactive Entertainment has accumulated a total of 60.4 million PlayStation 4 console sales worldwide since the system debuted in 2013. When it comes to the platforms where Skyrim VR will be availab...More..

Banks gives Highlanders thrilling win over Lions
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Banks gives Highlanders thrilling win over Lions

The score was level 10-10 at halftime and the Loins led 22-13 in the second half. Banks also added a conversion . It was the tourists' second loss from their four matches in New Zealand to date and Ga...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

London tower block inferno: What we know

Mahad, who was a resident of Grenfell Tower , struggled to get his words out as he tried to describe the very bad scenes of people "jumping out of windows" as the fire tore through the flats. "Initially we t...More..

New Analyst Ratings For BHP Billiton (LON:BLT)
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

New Analyst Ratings For BHP Billiton (LON:BLT)

The firm has a market cap of $80.79 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 32.58 and a beta of 1.06. The stock increased 0.84% or $0.1 on June 9, reaching $11.95. Morgan Stanley set a GBX 1,410 ($17.84) target p...More..

Here's why Firefox 54 claims it's the best release yet
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Here's why Firefox 54 claims it's the best release yet

The new feature - project Electrolysis (also referred to as "e10s") has been rolling out slowly since the release of Firefox 48 , when a select band of users were given a version of Firefox that could split ...More..

NYC air quality alert issued as heat wave begins
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

NYC air quality alert issued as heat wave begins

The air quality index is expected to hit 101 in those areas, above the 100 threshold for warning. The alert is in effect for several counties - including Jefferson and Oswego - until 10 p.m. According to the ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

Flames tore up the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in north Kensington , leaving people trapped on upper floors, some holding babies from windows and others jumping from their flats. When she got downstairs there was...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sessions denies 'scurrilous' Russian Federation claims

Sessions will likely be asked whether he played a role in Trump's surprise decision to fire FBI Director James Comey last month - a move that caused Trump's critics to charge that he was trying to interfere wi...More..

Xbox One X Presentation Falls Flat, Sony Is Still The Winner
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Xbox One X Presentation Falls Flat, Sony Is Still The Winner

You see, the Xbox One X might be the most powerful console now on the market but it still falls squarely into the 8 generation of consoles. Xbox One X also offers the ultimate 4K entertainment package w...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Sony fires at Xbox with arsenal of big PS4 games

The publisher might want to force players to buy the game on PS4 to play with their friends on that platform , or it may not like the idea of unlocking paid downloadable content for someone who bought a sk...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Cross-Play Comes To Minecraft On Almost Any Device

Available for free this fall, the graphical update will give the game a 4K HDR makeover that includes "improved lighting, shadows, water effects". "Today we're able to confirm Xbox One and Nintendo Switch ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Uber board adopts all recommendations from Eric Holder investigation

In any case, if the findings of the research paint a bleak picture or even before then, Holder's recommendation also included some proposed changes to how the company works. Following this Uber board member Ari...More..

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Taking A Leave Of Absence
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Is Taking A Leave Of Absence

The COO would be a partner with Kalanick . The poor work environment which included sexual harassment became a firestorm when a former employee wrote a blog post detailing how she was treated at Uber . Th...More..

Presidential election 2017: Recent assembly poll victory likely to help BJP nominee
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Presidential election 2017: Recent assembly poll victory likely to help BJP nominee

The Election Commission of India this morning issued notification for the process of electing the 14th President of India. The president is chosen by an electoral college comprising members of both houses...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

E3 2017: Beyond Good & Evil 2 is official

The new game will take place before the birth of Jade, in the 24th century in a multicultural and multi-ethnic society known as System 3. Despite having 2 in the title, this is actually a prequel to the origi...More..