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Author: 0 E3 2017: Why Nintendo Revealed Metroid Prime 4 So Early in Development

Here are five reasons why the Nintendo Switch is going to succeed and not repeat the mistakes of the Wii U . "What we're working through is, 'okay, what's going to be the best way to make that happen, to make that available?' Certainly, we recognize there's an appetite for all of our great legacy content".

Industry It's safe to buy a new Mac or iPad again
Author: 0 It's safe to buy a new Mac or iPad again

Comment what you think of Apple's new 10.5-inch iPad Pro. Compared with the Snapdragon 820-powered Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 (139,783)-the most powerful Android tablet on the market-it's 32 percent faster. The bigger gap is with the iPad (1994) and mini 4 (1086). The company is calling it the biggest software release ever for the iPad and it's packed full of pretty cool upgrades.

Industry Mario Kart is Coming to HTC Vive at Tokyo's VR Zone
Author: 0 Mario Kart is Coming to HTC Vive at Tokyo's VR Zone

It is not clear whether Nintendo had much to do with the development of the VR experience, which was revealed in a new trailer for the Japanese arcade (above). Either way, this promises to be an all-new and unique Mario Kart experience. But unlike driving while watching the action through a monitor, players using 3-D headsets will feel like they are actually driving Mario's go-kart in a fantasy world.

Industry Amazon Introduces New 'Dash Wand' Kitchen Assistant With Alexa
Author: 0 Amazon Introduces New 'Dash Wand' Kitchen Assistant With Alexa

By doing so, the Dash Wand will add them to an Amazon cart for later checkout. The Dash Wand is meant to be stuck to your fridge or another appliance in your kitchen. The new Amazon Dash Wand is US-only at present and can be seen at Amazon here . Amazon has introduced an all-new " Dash Wand " Wi-Fi enabled kitchen assistant with Alexa .

Industry Twitter unveils new look, which users quickly mock
Author: 0 Twitter unveils new look, which users quickly mock

This already happened for Android users, and now it will be coming to iOS. "People gave the feedback that they loved this change on Android previous year and Twitter is excited to now bring it to iOS", the company said. Mobile users are also treated to a new look. A side navigation bar will appear and the number of tabs on the bottom of the app will reduce. By default, those tabs are for Home , Search, Notifications (Mentions) and Direct Messages , according to Engadget .

Industry GTA Mod OpenIV Receives Cease And Desist From Take-Two
Author: 0 GTA Mod OpenIV Receives Cease And Desist From Take-Two

During its ten-year course, OpenIV has strayed from illicit practices such as redistributing original game code and tinkering with the online portion of the Grand Theft Auto games. Going to court would only likely result in months of frustration and a lot of money spent. The project has been running since the PC release of Grand Theft Auto IV and has been adapted to be used in every game released on PC that uses the RAGE engine, along with Grand Theft Auto V .

Industry Facebook using artificial intelligence to fight terrorism
Author: 0 Facebook using artificial intelligence to fight terrorism

Moreover, Facebook noted that partnerships with other technology companies, civil society and governments are crucial for tackling terrorist content because "terrorists can jump from platform to platform". Because of this, the company has "been able to dramatically reduce the time period that terrorist recidivist accounts are on Facebook ", they said.

Author: 0 Jefferies Downgrades Rating On Healthcare Realty Trust Incorpo (HR) To "Hold"

The Arizona-based Arizona State Retirement System has invested 0.01% in Summit Hotel Properties Inc (NYSE:INN). ( NYSE EDR ) traded down 0.23% during trading on Thursday, hitting $39.28. Creative Planning invested in 3,472 shares. 01/20/2017 - United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc. was upgraded to " by analysts at SunTrust. The stock decreased 0.99% or $0.19 on June 14, reaching $18.91.

Author: 0 NVIDIA Announces 'Destiny 2' Bundle for GeForce GTX 1080 & 1080 Ti

PS4 players are getting another bump up in the exclusive items department for Destiny 2 . Once redeemed, Destiny 2 Early Beta Access codes can only be used through the life of the beta, whereas " Destiny 2 game codes may only be redeemed until 30 days after PC launch date".

Author: 0 We've discovered power-grid-wrecking software

While Override-induced power outages have not been seen to last for weeks or months, they do have the capacity to run for hours or even days. The first, called Stuxnet , was reportedly developed by the U.S. "It is similar to DDoS attacks which use standard web protocols to communicate with web commerce servers". "It can not just be patched or architected away, although the electric grid is entirely defensible".

Industry Moto Z2 set for 27th June launch
Author: 0 Moto Z2 set for 27th June launch

But at least according to the leaked poster for the event, it looks like we'll see more additions to the company's Z2 lineup for 2017. The invite also displays the words " Motorola is back" and "wait for the update", likely teasing the unveiling of the company's flagship handset .

Industry E3 2017: Two Big VR Announcements From Bethesda
Author: 0 E3 2017: Two Big VR Announcements From Bethesda

These links leave Siliconera. It's not a departure from the " Doom " series in any way, it seems, as the trailer features an all-star cast of the franchise's greatest hits. In addition to this, the company also revealed Fallout 4 in VR, dubbed as the first open-world game completely made in VR. Bethesda has said in the past that their post-apocalyptic sequel Fallout 4 would be coming to virtual reality.

Industry Lee Kuan Yew's son to leave Singapore amid family home conflict
Author: 0 Lee Kuan Yew's son to leave Singapore amid family home conflict

They said Hsien Loong and his wife Ho Ching - the CEO of state investor Temasek Holdings - harboured political ambitions for their son Li Hongyi, who works at government agency GovTech Singapore . "Whilst our father built this nation upon meritocracy, Hsien Loong, whilst purporting to espouse these values, has spoken of a "natural aristocracy", read the statement.

Author: 0 IPad Pro Is the Fastest Tablet Ever

However, I know more Mac users than I do Windows users, and the form factor and functionality of the Surface Book is just good enough that I can't help but wish that Apple had a true competitor, and I think the iPad Pro has been a missed opportunity for that.

Author: 0 New "Spider-Man" Gameplay Clip Shows How Interactive You Can Be

The trailer for God of War introduced us to the story, and how the game centres around the bond between Kratos and his son. This led to a view from many in the gaming community that the console maker saw its huge console lead as a reason not to entertain cross-play with Microsoft's Xbox LIVE network.

Author: 0 Microsoft will unify most 'Minecraft' platforms this summer

Every phone, console, and nearly any device that has a working screen can play Minecraft . Microsoft also showed off coming games , an array tailored for exclusive play on Xbox One consoles, but it remained to be seen if there is enough unique content to get lots of people to buy the higher-priced hardware.

Author: 0 Microsoft announces Xbox One X console

After months of speculation , Microsoft has finally unveiled its latest games console, a more powerful version of the Xbox One called the Xbox One X . It is created to be completely compatible with existing Xbox One games, controllers, and accessories, while offering enhancements in terms of visuals on both 4K and standard HD displays, as well as faster loading times.

Industry Destiny 2 Release Date, Beta Date, PS4 Exclusives, and More: E3 2017
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Release Date, Beta Date, PS4 Exclusives, and More: E3 2017

Destiny 2 will release on Xbox One , PlayStation 4 , and PC this fall. Bungie confirmed that it was moving up the console release of Destiny 2 by two days. In other Destiny-related news, Bungie is no longer planning on launching any updates for the first game to focus on Destiny 2 . No word yet on whether PC gamers will get the content, but the deal might be the same case as for the Xbox One.

Industry Square Enix Announces Life is Strange: Before the Storm
Author: 0 Square Enix Announces Life is Strange: Before the Storm

Life is Strange: Before the Storm features Chloe Price a 16 year-old rebel who forms and unlikely friendship with Rachel Amber, a girl who is equally attractive and popular. Deck Nine's first release was Rally Cross 2 for PlayStation 2 and their latest release was Ratchet: Deadlocked HD for PlayStation 3. We didn't have to wait long to see what the Life is unusual prequel, subtitled Before the Storm , is like, as 20 minutes of gameplay footage are now up on YouTube.