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Xbox Live members can now use custom gamerpics

The inclusion of the Xbox One X in the company's Gamescom plans makes it the first time that the supercharged system will be available on the show floor in Europe. You can create your own "Killer Insticnt" tournaments in Arena. There are also some updates for Xbox's fledgling Arena system in this patch, allowing users to create tournaments directly within Clubs.

Are Analysts Bullish about Apple Inc

It has outperformed by 0.08% the S&P500. The Shelton Capital Management holds 388,118 shares with $44.95 million value, down from 393,885 last quarter. Geode Capital Mgmt Ltd Liability Company stated it has 393,051 shares or 0% of all its holdings. South Dakota Inv Council stated it has 3.03% of its portfolio in Apple Inc.

Upcoming Nokia Smartphones for 2017 Leaked Along With Their Processors

The flagship Nokia 6 is now powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 mobile platform and so does the Nokia 5. As for the Nokia 7, it will be nearly full analog of Nokia 6 , but with the Qualcomm processor 630. The Nokia 7 is allegedly going to be driven by a Snapdragon 630 processor while its next-in-line, the Nokia 8, is expected to be a much more powerful device fueled by a Snapdragon 660 chipset .

NASA captures stunning close-up photos of Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Jupiter's Great Red Spot is perhaps as iconic a feature as Saturn's rings or Uranus' unfortunate name. Imagine a storm so vast it could swallow the Earth and so powerful that it has swirled nonstop for 350 years. The Great Red Spot measures 10,159 miles in width (1.3 times as wide as Earth), and according to NASA, it appears to be shrinking. The massive storm cloud heats part of Jupiter's atmosphere to hundreds of degrees above what it is elsewhere on the planet.

Luxury phone brand Vertu is shutting down

For the super-premium brand Vertu wanted to be, it was quite light on marketing. The jobs of almost 200 United Kingdom workers at the firm will be lost after an ambitious rescue plan by a Turkish multi-millionaire failed to keep the company afloat.

Check Out What Mario Kart Would Look Like In Virtual Reality

Mario Kart VR will work using the HTC Vive headset for accurate tracking of not only your head movements, but your arms too, whether they're turning the steering wheel or throwing a shell or banana. VR Zone Shinjuku is opening tomorrow and houses not only Mario Kart VR but also other popular Japanese franchises such as Dragon Ball and Evangelion VR.

Samsung showcases world's first LED theater

Under cooperation with Lotte Cinema, a major movie chain in Korea, Samsung said it successfully installed the cinema LED screen. Stretching almost 10.3m (33.8ft) wide in size, the Cinema LED Screen accommodates a variety of theater configurations while ensuring superior levels of technical performance, reliability and quality.

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom has been delayed to January 19th

Additionally, Hino also clarifies that the game will not include any multiplayer content, clearing up a controversy created during last E3. The role-playing game is now scheduled to arrive on January 19, 2018, Hino said. Back then, he mentioned multiplayer content would be present in the game, but misunderstood the question. As such, Ni no Kuni II: Revenant will have online content (like online announcements for in-game events), however it will not have multiplayer content.

Gary Neville says Manchester United need a holding midfielder like Nemanja Matic

Manchester United legend Gary Neville has urged Jose Mourinho to complete the signing of Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic in the summer transfer window. Matt Law of the Daily Telegraph had an update on Matic, with the Bakayoko to Chelsea move nearing completion. But, Chelsea are on the verge of a huge addition with Monaco star Tiemoue Bakayoko set to become a Blue.

Dota 2: The International 2017 breaks prize pool record

Well, needless to say, they won't be disappointed. The 2017 Masters golf tournament had an $11 million Dollars prize pool, while the FIFA World Cup in 2018 is set to have $700 million USD. The International takes place at Seattle's KeyArena, August 7-12. 25 percent of proceeds from each Battle Pass fund the tournament pool, so, yeah, don't be surprised if it continues to grow to new heights.

Asus ZenFone AR with 8GB RAM, Google Tango support launched at 49999

Asus ZenFone AR is VR ready, and works perfectly with Google Daydream VR headset. Asus ZenFone AR launch is set to take place in India later today. The company has brought the 8GB of RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage variant to India, though it had unveiled a 6GB RAM option apart from inbuilt storage ranging from 32GB up to 256GB at launch.

Retailers Didn't Let Amazon Have All of the Fun on Prime Day

Cowen analysts estimated there were 53 million Prime member households in the U.S.at the end of the second quarter, or 48% of USA households. If you didn't snag an Amazon Echo during yesterday's Prime Day madness, Google now has a pretty sweet offer of its own.

Is Google paying academics to only research topics it agrees with?

The internet giant pays between $5,000-$400,000 (£3,882-£310,520) to finance the research, as well as paying travel expenses for the researchers so that they can meet with government officials, but the academics involved are not often upfront and transparent about the fact that Google has sponsored their research.

Dollar tumbles after Fed chairman Yellen's remarks

Despite low inflation and a lot of uncertainties in the economic outlook, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Wednesday said she sees the need for the central bank to keep making gradual interest rate increases in the next few years.

CRISPR used to build a biological hard drive out of live bacteria

What stops scientists from harnessing the power of those units, using the latest biological technology to treat DNA like a writable disk? The GIF on the left shows the mare "Anna G." galloping, which were encoded into nucleotides and captured sequentially over time by the CRISPR adaptation system in living bacteria.

NTT Com supports Microsoft Azure Stack

Microsoft on Monday released Azure Stack, which effectively allows an organization to use the company's Azure cloud service within its own datacenter. Microsoft first announced Azure Stack at the Ignite Conference in 2015 and formally introduced it at the Inspire conference in Washington, D.C. "I anticipate that this offering will provide a significant boost to Microsoft's overall cloud business".

'What Remains of Edith Finch' Xbox One Release Date: One of the

It's fantastic news for Xbox One owners because What Remains of Edith Finch is an absolutely brilliant game. Players get to explore the massive Finch estate, uncovering stories and delving into her family history. Ultimately, it's a game about what it feels like to be humbled and astonished by the vast and unknowable world around us. What Remains of Edith Finch is definitely a game that is well worth checking out, even if you're someone that isn't typically interested in these kinds of ...

Donald Trump Jr offers to testify under oath following email release

He was asked by the host: 'Have you seen the letter itself, the correspondence that Junior Trump posted?' "I am not a person who goes around trusting lots of people". In the emails Goldstone, who posed in a "Russia" T-shirt after Trump's win, claimed the lawyer was a " Russian government attorney ". The snowballing revelations about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during last year's presidential campaign have broadsided the White House, distracting from its agenda as ...

General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) Reviewed By Analysts

For the next financial year, analysts anticipate that the business will post sales of $15.48 billion per share, with estimates ranging from $15.06 billion to $16.00 billion. State Street Corp now owns 36,623,882 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,262,262,000 after buying an additional 307,392 shares in the last quarter.

Regions Financial Corp (NYSE:RF), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

Amazon.Com Inc now has $480.21B valuation. The stock rose 0.89% or $1.08 reaching $123.11. About shares traded. Gerdau SA (ADR) (NYSE:GGB) has risen 83.44% since July 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) share price decreased in the last trading session with a previous 52-week high of $9.65. On other hand, Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) inclined 0.23% or +0.12 points.

Moon Express details plans to mine the moon with robots by 2020

The mission will be the first commercial trip to the moon. Contenders have until December 31 to launch their spaceships. Moon Express contracted private rocket company Rocket Lab USA to send the first lander to the moon. Finally, the third mission, Harvest Moon, will bring samples from the moon back to Earth and Moon Express hopes to complete this leg by 2020. As the final part of the 3-part lunar mission, the company plans to return samples from the south pole in 2020.

Zacks Investment Research Upgrades Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) to Hold

The stock has a market capitalization of $273.75 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.69 and a beta of 0.96. The stock declined 0.05% or $0.03 reaching $55.01 per share. 9,643 were accumulated by Halbert Hargrove Russell Lc. Johnson Invest Counsel holds 134,627 shares or 0.23% of its portfolio. Pennsylvania Trust Co now owns 186,376 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $10,335,000 after buying an additional 12,282 shares during the last quarter.

You can now use Alexa devices to control your Fire TV

Almost a year later, the situation has evened out in many respects, but the two smart speakers still hold advantages over one another. They are not out to build a smart home and have everything in their home talk to each other. Google Home, the chief rival of Amazon Echo smart speaker is getting some new features. So what makes the Google Home great? Amazon's goal, according to The Information , is to stay competitive with more recent entrants in the smart speaker market, like Apple ...

Google Wins $1.3 Billion Ireland Tax Bill Battle in French Court

The European Union has also become increasingly aggressive against USA technology giants, with the bloc's executive Commission hitting Google with a record 2.4 billion euro fine on June 27 for abusing its dominant position in the search engine business and illegally favouring its own shopping service over rivals.

Dodge Viper Factory Closing After Fiat Chrysler Ends Production

Fiat Chrysler (FCA) chose to end production of the Viper supercars with the 2017 model-year after sales didn't meet expectations of 1,500 per year, USA Today reported . But sales failed to meet projections of 1,500 units per year and the company was forced to lower the price. The Dodge Viper SRT & GTS along with V-10 engines have been produced at the facility since 2012.

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen - Lost and Abandoned Gameplay Walkthrough

War of the Chosen adds new enemies, environments, missions and deeper strategy to the game. The new expansion for XCOM 2, War of the Chosen , is launching for PlayStation 4 , Xbox One , and PC next month. The Assassin in particular specializes in stealth and melee combat, but players should expect diverse engagements with the Chosen, as they have different strengths and weaknesses each time they're encountered, forcing constant adaptation to their strategies.

Facebook now lets you live stream from inside VR

Facebook Spaces is a virtual reality playroom and chatroom in one, a hangout app that lets multiple people wearing Oculus Rift VR headsets interact in the same virtual space. The relatively slow speed at which Oculus has managed to ship units will not have delighted its parent company Facebook , which acquired the company for $2bn in 2014.

Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE) Receives "Buy" Rating from Barclays PLC

It now has negative earnings. The Company focuses on the acquisition and development of unconventional oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin. It has underperformed by 4.41% the S&P500. Since February 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 insider sale for $57,800 activity. On Thursday, February 2 the insider CARPENTER ALVIN R bought $66,832.

New Microsoft App Describes The World For The Visually Impaired

Once the app is open, users will first have to select which channel they want to use. The company showed off a prototype of Seeing AI in March a year ago at its Build conference, but from Wednesday, July 12, the app is available to download for free in the U.S.

KFC Releases Limited Edition Smartphone With Huawei

It doesn't look like the phone will be waterproof, but it'd be helpful if it was so you'll be able to wash the chicken grease and gravy off your device after a visit to the fast-food restaurant. If you've ever caught yourself daydreaming about eating some tender, juicy chicken wings while idly staring at your phone, Huawei and KFC have teamed up to give you.

Pokemon GO App Store Banner Leaks Possible Legendary Pokemon Coming Soon

With Pokemon GO testing legendary raids as we speak, it has become something of a sticking point for trainers to have all the current tiers figured out as scientifically as possible prior to that release. There will also be opportunities to catch Pokemon never encountered before in Europe. The Pokemon Go Safari Zone events will take place during August and September.

Twinkle, twinkle, littlest star: Universe's smallest star discovered

This tiny star, called EBLM J0555-57Ab, is about as small as stars can get according to physics, but it's also one of the densest active stellar objects ever discovered. It is identified and measured by the use of WASP, which is a planet-hunting initiative run by the Universities of Keele, Warwick, Leicester and St. Andrews.

Apple iTunes Store Deal Sends PayPal Stock Up

Apple has added PayPal as a payments options on iTunes, the App Store and Apple Music and more and now you can choose PayPal as a payment option on your iOS device. users as well. The PayPal payment method for Apple IDs is launching today in Mexico, Canada and the UK. First off, you must have a PayPal account , but if you don't, you can create one for free.

Flipkart offering Buyback Guarantee on Redmi Note 4 with July 14 sale

Xiaomi launched the Mi Max 2 in China in two variants, one with - 4GB RAM/64GB memory and the top-end variant comes with 4GB RAM/128GB. All the specs remain the same in the new variant except the RAM. Xiaomi Redmi Note 4's rear camera bears a 13-megapixel CMOS sensor equipped with PDAF (phase detection autofocus), an f/2.0 aperture, 77-degree wide angle lens, and dual-tone LED flash.

Nintendo Switch Video Streaming Niconico App Launches July 13

Niconico , the Japanese video sharing site, will soon be headed to Nintendo Switch consoles in Japan, it has been announced. It might surprise most that YouTube won't be the first video streaming app on the Switch. The app will be available as a free download and allows you to play videos, search for new content and follow your favorite channels as well as offer you the opportunity to comment on individual movies.